Edna Rödig


 Research topics


 CV

since 01/2018 Research Associate at Department of Ecological Modelling and Department Computational Hydrosystems
12/2015-12/2017 Research Associate within the Helmholtz-Alliance Project: Remote Sensing and Earth System Dynamics
12/2012-06/2015 Phd student at UFZ

Thesis: Simulating carbon stocks and fluxes
of the Amazon rainforest: a journey across
temporal and spatial scales
10/2009-10/2012 MSc in Environmental Modelling at the University of Oldenburg

Thesis at the working group Physical Ozeanography (Theory) of the Institute for Chemistry and Biology of the Marine Environment (ICBM): Fluxes of heat and freshwater and their impact on the circulation of an inverse subtropical estuary (Hervey Bay)
2010-2011 Certified Scientific Diver
04/2004-05/2009 State Examination in mathematics and physical education for secondary school teaching at the University of Münster
01/2006-07/2006 ERASMUS semester at the Faculdade de Motricidade Humana Lisboa, Portugal


Publications

Taubert, F., Fischer, R., Groeneveld, J., Lehmann, S., Müller, M.S., Rödig, E., Wiegand, T., Huth, A., (2018): Global patterns of tropical forest fragmentation, Nature 554 , 519 - 522. doi:10.1038/nature25508

Rödig, E. (2017): Simulating carbon stocks and fluxes of the Amazon rainforest: a journey across temporal and spatial scales, Dissertation, Universität Osnabrück, PhD Dissertation, 12/2017, Helmholtz-Zentrum für Umweltforschung - UFZ, Leipzig, 152 pp. Pdf

Rödig, E., Cuntz, M., Heinke, J., Rammig, A., Huth, A. (2017): Spatial heterogeneity of biomass and forest structure of the Amazon rain forest: Linking remote sensing, forest modelling and field inventory, Global Ecology and Biogeography, 26, Issue 11, 1292–1302. doi: 10.1111/geb.12639

Rödig, E., Huth, A., Bohn, F., Rebmann, C., Cuntz, M. (2017): Estimating the carbon fluxes of forests with an individual-based forest model, Forest Ecosystems, 4:4. https://doi.org/10.1186/s40663-017-0091-1

Fischer, R., Bohn, F., Dantas de Paula, M., Dislich, C., Groeneveld, J., Gutiérrez, A.G., Kazmierczak, M., Knapp, N., Lehmann, S., Paulick, S., Pütz, S., Rödig, E., Taubert, F., Köhler, P., Huth, A., (2016): Lessons learned from applying a forest gap model to understand ecosystem and carbon dynamics of complex tropical forests, Ecol. Model. 326 , 124 - 133. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ecolmodel.2015.11.018

Talks

Rödig, E., Cuntz, M., Rammig, A., Fischer, R., Taubert, F., Huth, A.(2018): Linking remote sensing and forest modelling, 2nd expert roundtable on „Perspectives of forest modeling“, Leipzig, Germany.

Rödig, E., Cuntz, M., Heinke, J., Rammig, A., Huth, A. (2017): Spatial heterogeneity of biomass and forest structure of the Amazon rainforest: linking a forest gap model and remote sensing, European Conference of Tropical Ecology, Brussels, Belgium.

Rödig, E., Cuntz, M., Heinke, J., Rammig, A., Huth, A. (2017): Applying a forest model at the large scale: inking remote sensing and forest modelling, Expert roundtable on „Perspectives of forest modeling“, Leipzig, Germany.

Rödig, E., Cuntz, M., Heinke, J., Rammig, A., Huth, A. (2016): Biomass in the Amazonian rainforest: regionalization of an individual-based forest gap model, Geobon Conference, Leipzig, Germany.

Rödig, E., Cuntz, M., Huth, A. (2016): Differences of productivity in the Amazon rainforest: estimates with an individual-based forest gap model, ATBC Annual Meeting, Montpellier, France.

Roedig, E., Cuntz, M., Huth, A. (2015): Biomass of the Amazon rainforest: regionalization of an individual-based forest gap model. Annual Meeting of the British Ecological Society 2015, Edinburgh, Scotland.

Roedig, E., Cuntz, M., Huth, A. (2015): Carbon storage of the Amazon rainforest:
estimates with an individual-based forest gap model. ATBC 2015, Honolulu, USA.

Rödig, E., Cuntz, M., Huth, A. (2014): Simulation of carbon fluxes: the value of Eddy-covariance data for dynamic forest models. Joint 2014 Annual Meeting of the British Ecological Society and Société Française d’Ecologie, Lille, France.

Rödig, E., Cuntz, M., Huth, A. (2014): Value of Eddy-covariance data for individual-based forest gap models. European Geosciences Union General Assembly (EGU), Vienna, Austria.

Rödig, E., Cuntz, M., Huth, A. (2013): Linking Eddy covariance data and a forest gap-model: a first step towards estimating the carbon balance of the Amazonian rainforest. Guest talk at Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research.

Rödig, E., Cuntz, M., Huth, A. (2013): Linking eddy covariance data to a forest gap-model: functional relationships and calibration. Forest Biomass Conference, Pomerania Region, Poland.

Posters

Rödig, E., Cuntz, M., Huth, A. (2015): The great succession. Higrade-Conference, UFZ, Leipzig, Germany.

Rödig, E., Cuntz, M., Huth, A. (2015): Carbon stocks in tropical forest ecosystems:
estimates with an individual-based dynamic forest gap model. European Geoscienses Union General Assembly (EGU), Vienna, Austria.