Friedrich J. Bohn


Friedrich J. Bohn

Department of Ecological Modelling
Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research - UFZ
Permoserstr. 15
04318 Leipzig

Tel: ++49 341 235 1016
Fax: ++49 341 235 1473

Friedrich J. Bohn


  • Forest structure and its implications for carbon ballance, diversity and sensitivity against climate change of forest systems.
  • Forest models (e.g. FORMIND): Which processe have to be impemented and how?
  • Remote sensing: linking remote sensing and ecological modelling.
  • Human decisions under complex situation in agent-based models.
  • ...

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  • Bohn, F.J., (2017):
    On the dynamics of temperate forests : quantification of several drivers using forest models and inventories
    Dissertation, Universität Osnabrück
    PhD Dissertation 8/2017
    Helmholtz-Zentrum für Umweltforschung - UFZ, Leipzig, XI,164 pp.
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  • Bohn, F.J., Frank, K., Huth, A., (2014):
    Of climate and its resulting tree growth: simulating the productivity of temperate forests
    Ecol. Model. 278 , 9 - 17
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  • Bohn, F.J., Huth, A., (2017):
    The importance of forest structure to biodiversity–productivity relationships
    R. Soc. Open Sci. 4 , art. 160521
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  • Bohn, F.J., May, F., Huth, A., (2018):
    Species composition and forest structure explain the temperature sensitivity patterns of productivity in temperate forests
    Biogeosciences 15 (6), 1795 - 1813
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  • Bugmann, H., Seidl, R., Hartig, F., Bohn, F., Brůna, J., Cailleret, M., François, L., Heinke, J., Henrot, A.-J., Hickler, T., Hülsmann, L., Huth, A., Jacquemin, I., Kollas, C., Lasch‐Born, P., Lexer, M.J., Merganič, J., Merganičová, K., Mette, T., Miranda, B.R., Nadal‐Sala, D., Rammer, W., Rammig, A., Reineking, B., Roedig, E., Sabaté, S., Steinkamp, J., Suckow, F., Vacchiano, G., Wild, J., Xu, C., Reyer, C.P.O., (2019):
    Tree mortality submodels drive simulated long‐term forest dynamics: assessing 15 models from the stand to global scale
    Ecosphere 10 (2), e02616
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  • 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
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  • Fischer, R., Knapp, N., Bohn, F., Huth, A., (2019):
    Remote sensing measurements of forest structure types for ecosystem service mapping
    In: Schröter, M., Bonn, A., Klotz, S., Seppelt, R., Baessler, C., (eds.)
    Atlas of ecosystem services : drivers, risks, and societal responses
    Springer International Publishing, Cham, p. 63 - 67
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  • Fischer, R., Knapp, N., Bohn, F., Shugart, H.H., Huth, A., (2019):
    The relevance of forest structure for biomass and productivity in temperate forests: New perspectives for remote sensing
    Surv. Geophys.
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  • Groeneveld, J., Müller, B., Angermüller, F., Drees, R., Dreßler, G., Klassert, C., Schulze, J., Weise, H., Schwarz, N., (2012):
    Good modelling practice: expanding the ODD model description protocol for socioenvironmental agent based models
    In: Seppelt, R., Voinov, A.A., Lange, S., Bankamp, D., (eds.)
    Managing resources of a limited planet: pathways and visions under uncertainty. Proceedings of the sixth biannial meeting of the International Environmental Modelling and Software Society, Leipzig, Germany, July 1-5, 2012
    p. 2480 - 2484
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  • Müller, B., Bohn, F., Dreßler, G., Groeneveld, J., Klassert, C., Martin, R., Schlüter, M., Schulze, J., Weise, H., Schwarz, N., (2013):
    Describing human decisions in agent-based models - ODD+D, an extension of the ODD protocol
    Environ. Modell. Softw. 48 , 37 - 48
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  • Radchuk, V., De Laender, F., Cabral, J.S., Boulangeat, I., Crawford, M., Bohn, F., De Raedt, J., Scherer, C., Svenning, J.-C., Thonicke, K., Schurr, F.M., Grimm, V., Kramer‐Schadt, S., (2019):
    The dimensionality of stability depends on disturbance type
    Ecol. Lett. 22 (4), 674 - 684
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  • Rödig, E., Huth, A., Bohn, F., Rebmann, C., Cuntz, M., (2017):
    Estimating the carbon fluxes of forests with an individual-based forest model
    For. Ecosyst. 4 , art. 4
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  • van Oijen, M., Reyer, C., Bohn, F.J., Cameron, D.R., Deckmyn, G., Flechsig, M., Härkönen, F., Hartig, F., Huth, A., Kiviste, A., Lasch, P., Mäkelä, A., Mette, T., Minunno, F., Rammer, W., (2013):
    Bayesian calibration, comparison and averaging of six forest models, using data from Scots pine stands across Europe
    For. Ecol. Manage. 289 , 255 - 268
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