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Here we will put all main publications (research articles, reports, papers in conference proceedings, Powerpoint talks, theses, newspaper articles, etc.)


2017

JOURNAL PAPER: Dajana Radujković, Erik Verbruggen, Bjarni D. Sigurdsson, Niki I. W. Leblans, Ivan Janssens, Steven Dauwe, Sara Vicca, James T. Weedon (2017). Prolonged exposure does not increase soil microbial community response to warming along geothermal gradients. ISME Journal (submitted May 2017)

JOURNAL PAPER: Martin Holmstrup, Bodil Ehlers, Stine Slotsbo, Krassimira Ilieva-Makulec, Bjarni D. Sigurdsson, Niki Leblans, Jacintha Ellers and Matty Berg (2017). Resilience in functional diversity of Collembola subjected to long-term warming. Functional Ecology (resubmitted May 2017)

JOURNAL PAPER: Gargallo-Garriga, Albert, Marta Ayala-Roque, Jordi Sardans, Mireia Bartrons, Bjarni D. Sigurdsson, Niki Leblans, Michal Oravec, Otmar Urban, Josep Pe˝uelas. (2017). Impact of soil warming on the plant metabolome of Icelandic grasslands. Environmental and Experimental Botany (submitted in Dec 2016)

JOURNAL PAPER: Leblans, Niki, Bjarni D Sigurdsson, Sara Vicca, Yongshuo Fu, Josep Penuelas, Ivan Janssens (2017). Phenological responses of Icelandic subarctic grasslands to short-term and long-term natural soil warming. Global Change Biology (in press).

JOURNAL PAPER: Maljanen, M., Yli-Moijala, H., Biasi, C., Leblans, N. I. W., De Boeck, H. J., Bjarnadˇttir, B., et al. (2017). The emissions of N2O and CH4 from natural soil temperature gradients in a volcanic area in southwest Iceland. Soil Biology and Biochemistry 109: 70-80. doi: 10.1016/j.soilbio.2017.01.021

JOURNAL PAPER: Poeplau, Christopher, Kńtterer, Thomas, Leblans, Niki I. W., & Sigurdsson, Bjarni D. (2017). Sensitivity of soil carbon fractions and their specific stabilisation mechanisms to extreme soil warming in a subarctic grassland. Global Change Biology 23: 1316-1327, doi: 10.1111/gcb.13491.

THESIS: Stephanie Van Loock. (2017). Short-trem and long-term changes in vegetation and biomass in response to natural soil warming and nitrogen availability in a subarctic grassland. (M.Sc. thesis). Defended on 3rd of February 2017. Faculty of Science, Department of Biology, Unviersity of Antwerp, Belgium. 49 p.

2016

JOURNAL PAPER: Sigurdsson, B.D., N.I.W. Leblans, S. Dauwe, E. Gu­mundsdˇttir, P. Gundersen, G.E. Gunnarsdˇttir, M. Holmstrup, K. Ilieva-Makulec, T. Kńtterer, B. Marteinsdˇttir, M. Maljanen, E.S. Oddsdˇttir, I. Ostonen, J. Pe˝uelas, C. Poeplau, A. Richter, P. Sigur­sson, P.M. Van Bodegom, H. Wallander, J. Weedon and I. Janssens (2016). Geothermal ecosystems as natural climate change experiments: the ForHot research site in Iceland as a case study. Icelandic Agricultural Sciences 29:53-71, doi: 10.16886/IAS.2016.05

THESIS: Leblans, Niki I. W. (2016). Natural gradients in temperature and nitrogen: Iceland represents a unique environment to clarify longterm global change effects on carbon dynamics. Joint PhD thesis between Agricultural University of Iceland and University of Antwerp. Defended on Novemer 14, 2016, Agric. Univ. Iceland, Reykjavik, Iceland.

THESIS: Roque, Marta Ayala. (2016). Impact of soil warming on the plant metabolome of Icelandic grassland.(M.Sc. thesis), Master in Industrial Chemistry and Introduction to Chemical Research). UAB - Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain.

THESIS: Edlinger, Anna Theresa. (2016). Changes of belowground processes of the carbon and nitrogen cycle in response to soil warming. Will global warming increase the turnover of soil C and N above plant demands and lead to increased leaching losses (M.Sc. thesis), Copenhagen University, Denmark & University of Natural Resources and Applied Sciences (BOKU), Austria. Defended on September 4, 2016, Univ. Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark.

THESIS: Dajana Radujkovic. (2016). Structure of soil microbial communities along a geothermal gradient in Iceland. (M.Sc. thesis). Defended in June 2016. Faculty of Science, Department of Biology, Unviersity of Antwerp, Belgium.

REPORT: Martin Maddison (2016). A STSM report to ES1308 COST ClimMani about his N2 incubation measuerments on samples from FN, GN and GO (in English)

REPORT: Jakob Wayne VÝkingur Robertson, Lorenz Julian Brunnert and Sˇlr˙n ١r­ardˇttir (2016). What effect does soil temperature have on soil organic matter and vegetation density and diversity in a forest ecosystem?, Agricultural University of Iceland, October 5th 2016. 15 p.

TALK & ABSTRACT: Andreas Richter (2016). Long-term versus short-term warming effects on microbial processes and soil organic matter storage. Co-authors: Tom Walker, Christina Kaiser, Florian Strasser, Dagmar W÷bken, Niki I. W. Leblans & Bjarni D. Sigurdsson. Given at a workshop etitled “SOMmic – Microbial Contribution and Impact on Soil Organic Matter, Structure and Genesis“, Leipzig, Germany, November 9-11, 2016.

TALK & ABSTRACT: Tom Walker, Niki Leblans, Bjarni D. Sigurdsson, and Andreas Richter (2006). Long-term versus short-term warming effects on microbial processes. Geophysical Research Abstracts Vol. 18, EGU2016-12277-2, 2016 EGU General Assemply 2016.

TALK & ABSTRACT: Christopher Poeplau, Niki I. W. Leblans, Bjarni D. Sigurdsson, and Thomas Kńtterer (2006). Quantitative and qualitative responses of soil organic carbon to six years of extreme soil warming in a subarctic grassland in Iceland. Geophysical Research Abstracts Vol. 18, EGU2016-2394, 2016 EGU General Assembly 2016.

TALK & ABSTRACT: Marja Maljanen, Heli Yli-Moijala, Niki I. W. Leblans, Hans J. De Boeck, Brynhildur Bjarnadˇttir, and Bjarni D. Sigurdsson (2016). The emissions and soil concentrations of N2O and CH4 from natural soil temperature gradients in a volcanic area in southwest Iceland. Geophysical Research Abstracts Vol. 18, EGU2016-6668, 2016 EGU General Assembly 2016.


2015

POSTER: Sigurdsson, B.D., Oddsdottir, E.S., Ragnarsdˇttir, T., Bjarnadottir, B., Ostonen, I., Ilieva-Makulec, K., K÷rner, C., Leblans, N., Dauwe, S., Janssens, I. (2015). The ForHot experiment: Effects of natural soil warming gradients on ecosystem structure and function. Given at the "CAR-ES Conference: Managing Forests to Promote Environmental Services", Copenhagen University, Copenhagen, Denmark, 3-5 November, 2015.

POSTER: Niki Leblans, Bjarni D. Sigurdsson and Ivan Janssens (2015). Short- and long-term natural soil warming in natural grasslands in Iceland. Given at the "CAR-ES Conference: Managing Forests to Promote Environmental Services", Copenhagen University, Copenhagen, Denmark, 3-5 November, 2015.

POSTER: Steven Dauwe, Bjarni D. Sigurdsson and Ivan Janssens (2015). Impact of soil warming and N enrichment on ecosystem structure and function in Icelandic grasslands. Given at the "CAR-ES Conference: Managing Forests to Promote Environmental Services", Copenhagen University, Copenhagen, Denmark, 3-5 November, 2015.

POSTER: Niki Leblans, Bjarni D. Sigurdsson and Ivan Janssens (2015). Short- and long-term natural soil warming in natural grasslands in Iceland. Given at "The Biannual Biological Conference", Askja, Reykjavik, 5-7 November 2015.

2014
REPORT: Gundersen (ed.), P., Ginzburg, S. O., Vesterdal, L., Bßrcena, T. G., Sigurdsson, B. D., Stefansdottir, H. M., . . . Lazdiņa, D. (2014). Forest soil carbon sink in the Nordic region (pp. 37): Department of Geosciences and Natural Resource Management, University of Copenhagen, Frederiksberg.

JOURNAL PAPER: O’Gorman, E., Benstead, J. P., Cross, W. F., Friberg, N., Hood, J. M., Johnson, P. W., Sigurdsson, B. D., and Woodward, G. (2014) Climate change and geothermal ecosystems: natural laboratories, sentinel systems, and future refugia, Global Change Biology, 20, 3291–3299, doi:10.1111/gcb.12602.

CONFERENCE PAPER: Sigurdsson, B. D., Leblans, N., Oddsdottir, E. S., Maljanen, M., and Janssens, I. A. (2014). Effects of geothermal soil warming on soil carbon and nutrient processes in a Sitka spruce plantation, Working Papers of the Finnish Forest Research Institute, 316, 11-13.

CONFERENCE PAPER: ElÝn Gu­mundsdˇttir, ┌lfur Ëskrasson, ┴sr˙n Elmarsdˇttir (2014). ┴hrif af hlřnun jar­vegs ß grˇ­urfar Ý skˇglendi og graslendi ß Reykjum, Ílfusi [Effects of soil warming on vascular- and non-vascular plant communities in grasslands and forests at Reykir, Ílfus]. Rit Mˇgilsßr, 31/2014, 73-80 (In Icelandic).

THESIS: Damiano Cilio (2014). Influenza di un gradiente geotermico di recente comparsa su un imboschimento di Picea sitchensis.Il singolare caso di Reykir, Islanda[Effects of soil warming on growth phenology and litter fall of Sitka spruce]. BSc thesis, Department of Biology, University of Florence, Italy

THESIS: Lieven Michielsen (2014). Plant communities and global change: adaptation by changes in present species composition or adaptation in plant traits. A case study in Iceland., M.Sc. thesis, Department of Biology, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium.

THESIS: Katherine Vande Velde (2014). Effects of short-term and long-term natural soil warming gradients on plant productivity, carbon and nitrogen stocks of a sub-arctic grassland, M.Sc. thesis, Dept. of Biology, Universtiy of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium, 104 pp.

THESIS: Hanna AndrÚ and Agnes Bondesson (2014). Hur en ÷kad marktemperatur pňverkar fotosyntes och markrespiration i en boreal skog [How increased soil temperature affects photosynthesis and soil respiration in a boreal forest], Candidate thesis, Institutionen f÷r mark och milj÷, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden, 51 pp (in Swedish, English summary).

POSTER: Edda S. Oddsdottir, Marja Maljanen, Joonas Maljanen and Bjarni D. Sigurdsson, (2014). Organic matter decomposition in a Sitka spruce forest under natural soil warming gradient in Iceland. Given at: 1st ClimMani COST Action Workshop: "Integrating climate change experiments, data synthesis and modelling", 12-14 November 2014, University of Aveiro, Aveiro, Portugal.

POSTER: Krassimira Ilieva–Makulec and Bjarni D. Sigurdsson (2014). Nematode abundance along a natural soil warming gradient. Given at: 1st ClimMani COST Action Workshop: "Integrating climate change experiments, data synthesis and modelling", 12-14 November 2014, University of Aveiro, Aveiro, Portugal.

POSTER: Bjarni D. Sigurdsson, Edda S. Oddsdottir, Theodˇra Ragnarsdˇttir, Brynhildur Bjarnadottir, Ivika Ostonen, Krassimira Ilieva–Makulec, Christian K÷rner, Niki Leblans, Steven Dauwe and Ivan A. Janssens (2014). The ForHot experiment: Effects of natural soil warming gradients on ecosystem structure and function. Given at: 1st ClimMani COST Action Workshop: "Integrating climate change experiments, data synthesis and modelling", 12-14 November 2014, University of Aveiro, Aveiro, Portugal.

TALK: Damiano Cilio (2014). A talk entitled "Influenza di un gradiente geotermico di recente comparsa su un imboschimento di Picea sitchensis.Il singolare caso di Reykir, Islanda" given at the University of Florence, Italy (in Italian).

TALK: Bjarni D. Sigurdsson et al. (2014). A talk entitled "Effects of large natural soil warming gradients on potential decomposition rate and nutrient availability in a mature spruce forest" given at the conference "The Forest Soil Carbon Sink in the Northern Europe". Drag°r Badehotel, Drag°r, Denmark, 8-9 May 2014 (in English).

TALK: Parts, K., Tedersoo, L., L§hmus, K., Kupper, P., Rosenvald, K., Schindlbacher, A., Sigurdsson, B. D., S§ber, A., and Ostonen, I. (2014). Tree roots adapt to climate change - Experiments with air humidity and soil temperature. 6th International Symbosium on Physiological Processes in Roots of Woody Plants, Nagoya, Japan, 8th - 13th September 2014.


2013
TALK: Edda S. Oddsdottir et al. (2013). A talk entitled "The effects of elevated soil temperatures on ectomycorrhizal community and litter decomposition in a Sitka spruce forest in southern Iceland" given at the Biological Conference, Reykjavik, 8-9 November 2013 (in English).

TALK: Elin Gudmundsdottir (2013). A talk about her on-going MS study on the effect of soil warming on plant communities. Given at an open seminar at the Agric. Univ. of Iceland, 17 October 2013 (in Icelandic).

REPORT: Krassimira Ilieva-Makulec (2013). A final report to European Science Foundation (in English)

2012
REPORT: James Weedon (2012). A final report to European Science Foundation (in English)

TALK: Marja Maljanen (2012). A introductionary talk about the unpublished N2O and CH4 mesurements done within the ForHot project given at departamental seminar at Univ. of Eastern Finland. (in English)

REPORT: Armando Lenz (2012). A final report to European Science Foundation (in English)

2011
THESIS: Ella Thoen (2011). ECM fungi along a geothermal temperature elevation gradient in a Picea sitchensis forest stand in Iceland. Unpublished graduate thesis. Supervisors: Kesara Anamthawat-Jˇnsson and Edda S. Oddsdˇttir. Faculty of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Iceland, Reykjavik, Iceland. 31 p. (in English)

TALK: Bjarni D. Sigurdsson (2011). A introductionary talk about the ForHot project given at the FSC Sink annual meeting in Copenhagen. (in English)







 
 

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