Research Seminars

Carbon stocks and fluxes in urban soils of European Russia

International Scientific Seminar of Smart Urban Nature research center

The Research center «Smart technologies for sustainable development of the urban environment in the global change» Agrarian and Technological Institute RUDN University organizes an international scientific seminar «Carbon stocks and fluxes in urban soils of European Russia», which will be held on March 1, 2023. The event will take place online on the Microsoft Teams platform.

During the seminar, experts and participants will discuss the assessment of the humus state of soils, CO2 emissions in the  city, the dynamics of microbial indicators from the standpoint of natural sciences.

Event program:

17.30 – 18.00

Carbon dioxide emission in urban soils of European Russia (SUNLAB case studies in 2019-2022)

Dolgikh Andrey, PhD in Geography, Senior Researcher at the Department of Soil Geography and Evolution, Institute of Geography, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow

18.00 – 18.30

Dynamics of microbial indicators of urban lawns soil constructions in the climatic gradient

Vasilyeva Maria, 2nd year MA student, Agrarian and Technological Institute, PFUR

18.30 – 19.00

Assessment of natural and anthropogenically transformed sod-podzolic soils humus condition in the southern subzone of the taiga-forest region

Losev Artyom, PhD student, Russian State Agrarian University – Moscow Timiryazev Agricultural Academy (RSAU – MTAA named after K.A. Timiryazev), laboratory assistant at the PFUR

19.00 – 19.30

Effect of elevated temperature and CO2 on the growth strategies of soil bacteria

Prof. Yakov Kuzyakov, Göttingen University; Agrarian and Technological Institute of RUDN University


Organizer: Department of Landscape Design and Sustainable Ecosystems, Smart Urban Nature research center, Agrarian and Technological Institute of RUDN University


Area: Science, Education, International cooperation

Subarea: Ecology and nature management

Format: Seminar

Type: International

Date: March 1, 2023

Location: Microsoft Teams

Contact person: Kuzyakov Yakov Viktorovich,  

The links to the Seminar:

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