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Dr. Jyrgen AOSAAR

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Institution: Estonian University of Life Sciences
Department of Silviculture
Role in the Action: MC substitute, WG 2                                                              

Phonenumer: +37256157472



Research interests related to EuroCoppice

  • short-rotation forestry
  • biomass production
  • silviculture
  • below-ground biomass 

Publications related to EuroCoppice

  • Aosaar, J., Varik, M., Lõhmus, K., Ostonen, I., Becker, H., Uri, V. (2013). Long-term study of above- and below-ground biomass production in relation to nitrogen and carbon accumulation dynamics in a grey alder (Alnus incana (L.) Moench) plantation on former agricultural land. European Journal of Forest Research, 132(5):737-749


  • Aosaar, J; Varik, Mats; Uri, Veiko (2012). Biomass production potential of grey alder (Alnus incana (L.) Moench.) in Scandinavia and Eastern Europe: A review. Biomass & Bioenergy, 45, 11 - 26.


  • Uri, V.; Varik, M.; Aosaar, J.; Kanal, A.; Kukumägi, M.; Lõhmus, K. (2012). Biomass production and carbon sequestration in a fertile silver birch (Betula pendula Roth) forest chronosequence . Forest Ecology and Management, 267, 117 - 126.


  • Aosaar, J; Varik, Mats; Lõhmus, Krista; Uri, Veiko (2011). Stemwood Density in Young Grey Alder (Alnus incana (L.) Moench) and Hybrid Alder (Alnus hybrida A. Br.) Stands Growing on Abandoned Agricultural Land. Baltic Forestry, 17(2), 256 - 261.


  • Uri, V., Lõhmus, K., Kiviste, A., Aosaar, J., (2009). The dynamics of biomass production in relation to foliar and root traits in a grey alder (Alnus incana (L.) Moench) plantation on abandoned agricultural land. Forestry, 82: 61-74.


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