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COST 639
COST 639 - Contacts
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Organisation and Management

A Management Committee (MC) includes ing the Chairperson, Vice-Chairperson, WG coordinators and representatives appointed by the Signatories of the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU).

The MC elected a Chairperson and a Vice-Chairperson who are responsible for coordinating activities and ensuring that the Action direction meets the overall objectives.

Robert Jandl
Federal Research and Training Centre for Forests,
Natural Hazards and Landscape (BFW)
Seckendorff Gudent Weg 8, A-1131 Vienna, Austria
Phone: +43 1 87838 1302, Fax: +43 1 87838 1250
Vice Chairman
Mats Olsson
Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU)
Arrheniusplan 8, Box 7001,
750 07 UPPSALA, Sweden
Phone: +46 (0) 18-672213

Chairperson, Vice-Chairperson and WG coordinators form a Steering Committee to ensure collaboration between WGs and other national and international research groups.

Each Working Group has elected a Coordinator and a Deputy, who take responsibility for the progress and the quality of the work within the WG. The Chair, Vice-Chair and WG coordinators, together with advisors representing end users, will form the steering committee.

Working Group 1
Chair Frank Hagedorn

Swiss Federal Institute for Forest,
Snow and Landscape Research (WSL)
Zürcherstrasse 111, 8903 Birmensdorf, Switzerland
Phone: + 41 1 7392 463

Vice Chair: Ken Byrne

Centre for Hydrology, Micrometeorology and Climate Change
Dpt. of Civil & Environmental Engineering
University College Cork, Cork, Ireland
Phone: + 353 21 4903025
Fax: 00 353 21 4276648

Working Group 2
Chair: Lars Vesterdal

Forest & Landscape
University of Copenhagen
Hørsholm Kongevej 11, DK-2970 Hørsholm, Denmark
Phone: +45 35281672
Vice Chair: Jens Leifeld

Agroscope Reckenholz-Tänikon Research Station ART
Air Pollution / Climate Group
Reckenholzstrasse 191, CH-8046 Zurich
Phone: +41 (0)44 3777 510
Fax: +41 (0)44 3777 201

Working Group 3
Chair Jukka Alm

The Finnish Forest Research Institute (METLA)
Joensuu Research Unit
PL 68, 80101 Joensuu
Phone: +358 10 211 3107

Vice Chair: Marcel van Oijen

Head of section Biosystems Dynamics
CEH-Edinburgh, Bush Estate, Penicuik
EH26 0QB, United Kingdom
Phone: + 44 131 445 8567
Fax: + 44 131 445 3943

Working Group 4
Chair Zoltán Somogyi

Hungarian Forest Research Institute (ERTI)
Frankel L. u. 42-44.
Budapest, H-1023 Hungary
Phone: +36-1-438-5870

Vice Chair: Alexandra Freudenschuss

Terrestrial Ecology
Phone: +43 1 31304 3691
FAX: +43 1 31304 3533

The MC has nominated national delegates who form the members of the COST Action.
The table can be sorted by country, name and working group.

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