Research projects

Current projects


Cascading carbon flow in managed forested catchments (CASCAS; Academy of Finland, 2019-2023)

Reducing the effects of forest management to inland waters (REFORMWATER; WaterWorks2017 ERA-NET Cofund, 2019-2022)

Towards constraining the circumarctic N2O budget (NOCA; Academy of Finland, 2018-2020)

Wise use of drained peatlands in a bio-based economy (PEATWISE)

Gaseous emissions of horse manure

Holistic processes and practices for clean energy in strengthening bioeconomy strategies in Europe and India (INDO-NORDEN; ERA-NET, 2017-2020)

The origin of nitrous acid (HONO) emissions from northern soils and linkages to nitrogen cycle processes (OHNO2)

Carbon dynamics across Arctic landscape gradients: past, present and future (CAPTURE)

Natural soil warming in natural grasslands and a Sitka spruce forest in Iceland (FORHOT)

Yedoma: an overlooked source of nitrous oxide (N2O) from the Arctic? (Yedoma-N)

Past projects


Long term effects of fire on carbon and nitrogen pools and fluxes in the arctic permafrost and subarctic forests (ARCTICFIRE)

Ammonia oxidizing microbes and factors regulating their occurrence and activity in acidic boreal and Arctic peat soils (AMOBORA)

Constraining uncertainties in the permafrost-climate feedback (COUP)

Biochar as a tool for soil quality; can the biochar be used for increasing tree stand productivity and storing carbon into the soil

Dissimilatory nitrate reduction to ammonium (DNRA) – a process causing internal nitrogen loading in hypoxic coastal waters (DECREASE)

The effect of climate change on CO2, N2O and CH4 dynamics and ecosystem processes in Russian tundra (Finnish Warming Experiment in Russia, FiWER)

Mechanisms and atmospheric importance of nitrous oxide uptake in soils (NOS-A)

Methane temperature response of Finnish peatland ecosystems (FinnFen)

Changing Permafrost in the Arctic and its Global Effects in the 21st Century (PAGE21)

A changing cryosphere – depicting ecosystem-climate feedbacks as affected by permafrost, snow and ice (DEFROST)

Nitrous acid (HONO) emissions from acidic boreal soils (HONO)

Mechanisms underlying large N2O emissions from cryoturbated peat surfaces in tundra (CryoN)

Fate of radionuclide 14C in soil-plant-atmosphere continuum (KYT 14C)

Optimizing of biomass production and carbon sequestration of reed canary grass cultivation by hydrological control (Hydro-Helpi)

Microbial and carbon dynamics in cut-away peatlands cultivated with reed canary grass (MICFEED)

Mitigation of climate change impacts of cultivated peat soils (MYRKLIMA)

Methane and algae trough zooplankton to valuable food (2016-2018)


Updated last time: September 23rd 2019