Positions Available: 1 Ph.D. student position; 1 Postdoc position available at the Department of Environmental Sciences and Energy Research (http://www.weizmann.ac.il/ESER/).
Topic: Novel approaches to probe the enhancement in ecosystem carbon sink.
Studies of processes underlying vegetation-atmosphere-climate interactions (carbon use efficiency, surface energy exchange, ecohydrology), along the climatic gradient in the Eastern Mediterranean (Israel):
1. Using a permanent and newly developed mobile flux measurement platforms (www.weizmann.ac.il/ESER/People/Yakir/YATIR/pages/Mobile_main.html).
2. Application of new methodology to measure GPP, based on carbonyl sulfide (COS) and stable isotopes.
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