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March 2020

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busbar lift ATTO - (M. Hertel)

  • Corona crisis: working in shifts and from home, using social media
  • Wetzstein - LICOR repair
  • Measuring system for Majadas
  • Problems with powering in Spain due to crisis
  • Solving problem for Tanguro (Brasil)
  • Follow-up ATTO
  • Planning for Zotto (motors, fuel contract)
  • Goniometer test
  • Care for pupil (seminar paper)

January/ February 2020

busbar lift ATTO - (M. Hertel)
  • ATTO trip- lift - electrical attachements
  • Wetzstein - LICOR replacement, pump repair
  • Fair - IPM
  • planning Zotto for March
  • Goniometer test
  • Care for pupil
  • Preparations

November/ December 2019

K. Hippler at ATTO - (St.Schmidt)
  • Gebesee - repair Profile unit -or logger, laptop exchange
  • Wetzstein - laptop exchange
  • Fair occupational safety, Fair elevators and safety
  • ATTO - lift attachement in November, mounting innotch safety rail in December
  • Zotto - Visitors from Zotto in November, bringing broken LI7200
  • Biowiese - positive valuation, planning of renewing hardware (tubes, pumps etc.), repair work and hose cleaning
  • Care for pupil
  • Preparations LNoS

September/ October 2019

Maintenance ZOTTO - (K. Kübler)
  • ZOTTO - Maintenance work on the tower, compressor repair
  • 2 Weeks Greenland (Flasksampler)
  • ATTO-Meeting at INPA in Manaus
  • Repair work in Majadas (Spain)
  • Planning a bigger UAV (Unmanned aerial vehicle) for ATTO - having a look at offers and opportunities at the destination

August/ Juli 2019

UAV Test - (N.Hempel)
  • 2 Weeks Greenland (Flasksampler)
  • Organising professional rescue trainings by Skylotek for crews at ATTO Tower
  • Transport of measuring devices (gas analysers) to Manaus (Brazil)
  • Licor 6800 goes to Brazil, chemikals: transport of dangerous goods beforehand
  • Minirhizotron - final phase
  • Goniometer building
  • INVENTA - ( inclination and acceleration sensors for trees in Brazil) - lightning protection system required
  • ZOTTO - Transport waits for inspection by customs
  • Transpotable CO2 measuring devicest - LI850 in Pelicase
  • UAV - Testflights with IOF - diverse camera types, tests for Flora Inkognita
  • UAV Back-Up-script
  • Planning Long Night of Science
  • Student support
  • Various new PHD projekts
  • Rescue exercise - Wetzstein
  • Trips to Tanguro (Instandsetzung Messtürme), ZOTTO and Bremen

Juni 2019

Tanguro - (M. Hertel)
  • KW24 Tanguro
  • Trip to Zotto 17.06.-02.07.19
  • 02.07.19 - 17.07.19 rip to Cherskii
  • 23.07.19 rip to Cherskii (Projekt Karel Castro Morales, FSU)
  • Minirhizotron - Finalization of 9 pieces in probably a week or less (KW 23)
  • Goniometer - manufacturing
  • INVENTA (inclination and acceleration sensors for trees in Brasil)
  • ZOTTO - Transport
  • ATTO - runners test for safety rai
  • 16.-18.09.19 ATTO-Meeting at INPA in Manaus
  • Planning UAV-System for ATTO
  • Kaltenborn - problems with power supply
  • Planning Long Night Of Siences (UAV-Workshop + measurement flight; "CO_2-scrubber")
  • Softwaretest projektmanagement
  • provide storage space for BAIE-Group (Mirco Migliavacca)
  • Work on greenhouse fields

News Archive


1Reum, F., Göckede, M., Lavric, J. V., Kolle, O., Zimov, S., Zimov, N., Pallandt, M., Heimann, M. (2019). Accurate measurements of atmospheric carbon dioxide and methane mole fractions at the Siberian coastal site Ambarchik. Atmospheric Measurement Techniques, 12(11), 5717-5740. doi:10.5194/amt-12-5717-2019.
2Pacheco-Labrador, J., Perez-Priego, O., El-Madany, T. S., Julitta, T., Rossini, M., Guan, J.-H., Moreno, G., Carvalhais, N., Martín, M. P., Gonzalez-Cascon, R., Kolle, O., Reichstein, M., van der Tolg, C., Carrara, A., Martini, D., Hammer, T. W., Moossen, H., Migliavacca, M. (2019). Multiple-constraint inversion of SCOPE. Evaluating the potential of GPP and SIF for the retrieval of plant functional traits. Remote Sensing of Environment, 234: 111362. doi:10.1016/j.rse.2019.111362.
3Brando, P. M., Silvério, D., Maracahipes-Santos, L., Oliveira-Santos, C., Levick, S. R., Coe, M. T., Migliavacca, M., Balch, J. K., Macedo, M. N., Nepstad, D. C., Maracahipes, L., Davidson, E., Asner, G., Kolle, O., Trumbore, S. E. (2019). Prolonged tropical forest degradation due to compounding disturbances: Implications for CO2 and H2O fluxes. Global Change Biology, 25(9), 2855-2868. doi:10.1111/gcb.14659.
4Nair, R. K. F., Morris, K. A., Hertel, M., Luo, Y., Moreno, G., Reichstein, M., Schrumpf, M., Migliavacca, M. (2019). Nutrient effects on dehesa roots. Biogeosciences, 16(9), 1883-1901. doi:10.5194/bg-16-1883-2019.
5Conte, L., Renner, M., Brando, P., Santos, C. O. d., Silvério, D., Kolle, O., Trumbore, S. E., Kleidon, A. (2019). Effects of tropical deforestation on surface energy balance partitioning in southeastern Amazonia estimated from maximum convective power. Geophysical Research Letters, 46(8), 4396-4403. doi:10.1029/2018GL081625.

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