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Dr. Patrick PYTTEL


Institution: Albert-Ludwigs-University of Freiburg
Chair of Silviculture
Role in the Action: MC substitute, WG 2

Phonenumer: +49 761/203-8606



Research interests related to EuroCoppice

  • silviculture
  • regenertaion
  • rare tree species
  • nutrient cycling
  • biomass

Publications related to EuroCoppice

  • Pyttel, P., Kunz, J., Bauhus, J. (2013) Growth, regeneration and shade tolerance of Sorbus torminalis in aged oak coppice forests. Trees - Structure and Function (accepted).


  • Pyttel, P., Fischer, U., Suchomel, C., Gärtner, S., Bauhus, J. (2012): The effect of harvesting on stump mortality and re-sprouting in aged oak coppice forests. Forest Ecology and Management, 289, 18–27.


  • Pyttel, P. (2012): Aspects of a sustainabel management of aged coppice forests. Freiburger Forstliche Forschung, No. 52, 166p.


  • Suchomel, C., Pyttel, P., Bauhus, J., Becker, G. (2012): Biomass equations for sessile oak (Quercus petraea (Matt.) Liebl.) and hornbeam (Carpinus betulus L.) in aged coppiced forests in southwest Germany. Biomass and Bioenergy 46: 722–730.


  • Suchomel, C., Becker, G., Pyttel, P. (2011): Fully mechanized harvesting in overaged oak coppice stands. Forest Products Journal 61(4): 290-296.


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