Lukas, Stefan

Research Associates

Agricultural reclamation

Telephone 0049 (0) 3531-7907 17

Exams

  • Certification course “Soil Science Construction Supervision” (University of Osnabrück, 2019)
  • Dr. rer. nat. (University of Kassel, 2013)
  • M.Sc. Biology, Geography, Psychology (FSU Jena, 2009)

CV

  • since 07/2015 research associate at the Research Institute for Post-Mining Landscapes, Finsterwalde
  • 01/2014 – 12/2014 research associate (postdoc) in the Department of Soil Biology and Plant Nutrition/Department of Organic Agricultural Sciences, University of Kassel
  • 12/2013 Promotion to Dr. re. of course with the topic “The influence of changed winter temperature profiles on the microbial C and N utilization from crop residues and the survival rate of fungal phytopathogens”
  • 04/2013 – 09/2013 research assistant in the joint project ProLoc (C and N dynamics in soils and plants of established short rotation coppices), University of Kassel
  • 08/2009 – 12/2013 research associate in the research association “KLIFF – Climate Impact Research in Lower Saxony” in the Department of Soil Biology and Plant Nutrition/Department of Organic Agricultural Sciences, University of Kassel
  • 2009 Master’s thesis “Acclimatization of substrate-induced microbial respiration during incubation at different temperatures” at the Max Planck Institute for Biogeochemistry, Jena
  • 2002 – 2009 studies of biology, geography and psychology at the FSU Jena (degree M.Sc.)

Expertise

  • Agricultural reclamation
  • Use of biochar substrate (Terra Preta) to restore and improve soil functions and soil fertility
  • Soil water balance, soil physics, field soil studies, soil protection, soil science construction supervision, soil biology and plant nutrition, soil material cycles
  • Cultivation of energy crops
  • Climate impact research
  • On farm experiments

Projects

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