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PROFOUND Final Event was a great succe...

PROFOUND Final Event was a great success!

 The PROFOUND Final Event under the topic “Robust projections of forests under climate change – data, methods and models” took place in Potsdam on 9-10 October. It was a great success! More than 100 researchers got together, presented their work, had exciting discussions and created new networks. A big thanks to all participants who made […]

Report from PROFOUND at IUFRO 2017 in Freiburg, Germ...

Report from PROFOUND at IUFRO 2017 in Freiburg, Germany

PROFOUND was well-represented at the IUFRO 125th Anniversary Congress in Freiburg Germany, with a session titled “Towards robust projections of forests under climate change” organized by action chair Christopher Reyer. The session featured talks on results from PROFOUND WGs and TGs, as well as a few invited speakers with complementary interests. Below a few impressions […]

Report from the 3rd PROFOUND spring school on model calibration and the subsequent WG3 meeting in Grenoble, Fra...

A big thanks to all participants / lecturers of our 2017 PROFOUND spring school on Bayesian calibration, forecasting and multi-model predictions of process-based vegetation models, and the subsequent WG3 meeting on the same topic. The aim of the spring school was, as ever, to teach Bayesian methods for the calibration of process-based models. The training […]

Report from the PROFOUND spring school on Bayesian calibration, forecasting and multi-model predictions of process-based vegetation mod...

A big thanks to all the people that have participated in this year’s PROFOUND Spring School: Bayesian calibration, forecasting and multi-model predictions of process-based vegetation models in Rencurel / Grenoble, France. For those that missed it – the program of the course is here. Keep in touch, and stay Bayesian 😉  

Report from the WG 3 meeting 2016, Grenoble, Fra...

The meeting of WG3 (see also invitation) concentrated on discussing the progress of WG 3 infrastructure (R packages) TG13: Model calibration review TG14: MCMC comparison TG15: Models with multiple data types The status of these TGs is that The model calibration R package is operational and will be released soon (contact Florian Hartig if you […]

Report from TG 18 meeting in Copenha...

Report from TG 18 meeting in Copenhagen

              On March 30-31th the members of the PROFOUND task group 18 (TG 18) lead by Andreas Ibrom attended a meeting in Copenhagen, Denmark to discuss “The merits of multi constraints data sets for model parameter estimation”.   Please find below the slides of the presentations from the workshop. […]

TG16 Uncertainty review meeting in Edinbu...

TG16 Uncertainty review meeting in Edinburgh

                    Members of the PROFOUND task group 16 (TG16) lead by Michal Petr, attended a meeting organised by Forest Research on April 6-7th 2016 in Edinburgh, Scotland, to discuss the progress and process of their review of uncertainty in forestry studies. The main focus of this […]

Report from the TG2/3 meeting in Karlsr...

Karlsruhe meeting participants

                          On the 10/11-3-2016, the Task Groups 2 and 3 of PROFOUND met in Karlsruhe, Germany for a hands-on database and modelling workshop. Please find below the slides of the presentations from the workshop.   Introduction to the PROFOUND & ISIMIP multi-model simulation […]

WG 3 meeting and subsequent spring school on forest model calibration in May, Grenoble, Fra...

WG 3 meeting and subsequent spring school on forest model calibration in May, Grenoble, France

We are happy to announce two PROFOUND events that will take place back to back in May in and around Grenoble, France. The first event is a WG 3 meeting including TGs 13,14,15 20th-21th of May in Grenoble city. Details can be found here. The second event is our second PROFOUND training school on model […]

Report from the general PROFOUND meeting 2015 in Novi Sad, Ser...

On 11/12th of November 2015, the joint MC and WG meeting of PROFOUND took place in Novi Sad, Serbia. The ~85 participants enjoyed exciting scientific presentations, discussed ongoing and future research activities of PROFOUND, and walked through the beautiful streets of Novi Sad. A special thanks goes out to the PROFOUND Steering Group, the local […]

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