Contact

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Head of the Lab

Hans Verbeeck

Prof. dr. ir. Hans Verbeeck
Faculty of bioscience engineering, Campus Coupure, room A2.094
+32 (0) 264 61 13
Hans.Verbeeck@UGent.be

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Scientific staff (Post Doc)

Marie Combe

 dr. ir. Marie Combe
Faculty of bioscience engineering, Campus Coupure, room A2.094
+32 (0) 264 61 13

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Elizabeth Kearsley

 dr. ir. Elizabeth Kearsley
Faculty of bioscience engineering, Campus Coupure, room A2.094
+32 (0) 264 61 13
Elizabeth.Kearsley@UGent.be

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Yunfei Bao

dr. ir. Yunfei Bao

Visiting Post-doc (2017 - 2018)

Faculty of bioscience engineering, Campus Coupure, room A2.094
+32 (0) 264 61 13


Scientific staff (PhD)

Marijn Bauters

 ir. Marijn Bauters 
Faculty of bioscience engineering, Campus Coupure, room B3.038
+32 (0) 483 45 29 72
marijn.bauters@ugent.be

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Hannes De Deurwaerder

ir. Hannes De Deurwaerder 
Faculty of bioscience engineering, Campus Coupure, room A2.094
+32 (0) 264 61 13
Hannes.DeDeurwaerder@UGent.be

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Manfredo di Porcia

M.Sc. Manfredo Di Porcia 
Faculty of bioscience engineering, Campus Coupure, room A2.094
+32 (0) 264 61 13
manfredo.diporciaebrugnera@ugent.be

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Sruthi Moorthy

ir. Sruthi Moorthy 
Faculty of bioscience engineering, Campus Coupure, room A2.094
+32 (0) 264 61 13
sruthi.krishnamoorthyparvathi@UGent.be

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Francis Mumbanza Mundondo

 M. Sc. Francis Mumbanza Mundondo 
Faculty of bioscience engineering, Campus Coupure, room A2.094
+32 (0) 264 61 13

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Joseph Okello

 M. Sc. Joseph  Okello
Faculty of bioscience engineering, Campus Coupure, room B3.038
+32 (0) 483 45 29 72

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Staff Picture Wim Verbruggen

M. Sc. Wim Verbruggen
Faculty of bioscience engineering, Campus Coupure, room A2.094
+32 (0) 264 61 13

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Secretary

Pui Yi Ng

 Pui Yi Ng
Faculty of bioscience engineering, Campus Coupure, room A2.090
+32 (0) 264 61 16
Puiyi.Ng@UGent.be

 

 

 

External scientific staff members

Rosa Soria Penafiel (PhD student)
   Universidad Tecnica del Norte, Ibarra, Eucador
  

 

Fabio Berzaghi  (PhD student)
   University of Tuscia, Italy
  

 

dr. Koen Hufkens (post doc)
   Harvard University, US, http://richardsonlab.fas.harvard.edu/people.html
  

 

Master students 2016-2017

Pieter Coulier
     Topic: Calibrating the liana crown occupancy index and their effect on the tropical rainforest in French Guiana’

Camille Meeussen
    Topic: Study of lianas along an altitudinal gradient in Northern Ecuador

Stijn Pieters
     Topic: Reconstruction of tropical forest structure using terrestrial laser scanning (LIDAR) to study the influence of lianas

Evelien Thierens
     Topic: Traits of different tree species in a reforestation project in Northern Ecuador

 

Former lab members

Jackie Epila

 

dr. Jackie Epila