Frank Hagedorn

Dr. Frank Hagedorn
Forest soils and biogeochemistry
Eidg. Forschungsanstalt WSL
Zürcherstrasse 111
CH-8903 Birmensdorf

Phone: +41 (0) 44 739 24 63
Phone2: +41 (0) 44 739 23 84
Fax: +41 (0) 44 739 22 15
E-mail: frank.hagedorn(at)
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Additional functions:
Associate Editor Biogeochemistry
Swiss Coordinator COST Action 639 BurnOut - Greenhouse gas emissions from soils under a changing climate and land use

Key Publications of Frank Hagedorn (up to ten) :
Hagedorn, F., Martin, M., Rixen, C., Rusch, S., Bebi, P., Zürcher, A., Siegwolf, R.T.W., Wipf, S., Escape, C., Roy, J., Hättenschwiler, S. (2010): Short-term responses of ecosystem carbon fluxes to experimental warming at the Swiss alpine treeline. Biogeochemistry 97, 7-19
Hagedorn, F., van Hees, P.A.W., Handa, I.T., S. Hättenschwiler (2008): Elevated atmospheric CO2 fuels leaching of old dissolved organic matter at the alpine treeline. Global Biogeochemical Cycles 22 GB2004, doi:10.1029/2007GB003026
Hagedorn, F., Spinnler, D., Siegwolf R. (2003): Increased N deposition retards mineralization of old soil organic matter. Soil Biology and Biochemistry 35, 1683-1692
Hagedorn, F., Spinnler, D., Bundt, M., Blaser, P., Siegwolf R. (2003): The input and fate of new C in two forest soils under elevated CO2. Global Change Biology 9, 862-872
Hagedorn F., Schleppi P., Waldner P., and Flühler H. (2000): Export of dissolved organic carbon and nitrogen from Gleysol dominated catchments - the significance of water flow paths. Biogeochemistry 50, 137-161

Expertise of Frank Hagedorn:
Expertise CategorySpecific Expertise
Expert TypeScientific / Fundamental Research
ScopeProcess Studies
Impact of Change
Topic AtmosphereClimate
Global Warming
Topic HydrospherePrecipitation / Runoff
Topic CryosphereSnow Cover
Topic PedosphereSoil Formation
Soil Pollution and Restauration
Topic BiospherePlants
Topic Integrated SystemsCarbon Cycle
Biogeochemical Cycles except Carbon
Hydrogeochemical Cycle
Topic EcosystemsTerrestrial Ecosystems
Topic SustainabilityEcological Sustainability
Spatial ZonesMountain / Highland
Spatial ScaleLocal / Community
Time FrameRecent / Today
Statistical FocusMean Change / Trends
MethodsData Collection - Measurement
Data Analysis
Applied Research / Technology
PolarHigh Altitude

Specialties of Frank Hagedorn:
Soil Carbon, Nitrogen Cycle, Elevated CO2, Stable Isotopes
Winner of a Swiss Global Change Day Poster Award 2000 (IGBP)
Associate Editor Biogeochemistry

Last update: 5/23/18
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