19-20 February, 2015 I will be at University Bielefeld, Center for Interdisciplinary Research (ZIF), attending the workshop "Famines During the ʻLittle Ice Ageʼ (1300-1800). Socio-natural Entanglements in Premodern Societies", where I will provide a lecture titled "A tree-ring perspective on ‘Little Ice Age’ summer temperature variability".
Together with Simon Egli (also WSL), I will a attend the COST Action "FP1203 European Non-Wood Forest Products (NWFPs) Network" 3rd Workshop and 4th Management Committee Meeting in Zagreb, Croatia, February 18-19, 2015, providing a keynote entitled “A (dendro)climatological perspective on fungal ecology”.
I am holding a block course titled "Tree-ring research at the interface of archaeology, climatology and ecology" at the University of Bern from February 2 - 6, 2015.
Annually resolved and absolutely dated chronologies of different tree-ring parameters, such as width, density and isotopic ratios, together with wood anatomical characteristics, ...
Together with Fritz Schweingruber, I will attend a strategic meeting on the future of Russian tree-ring research in Krasnoyarsk between Jan 19 and 21, 2015. During this time, about 35 Russian scientists from ~10 Universities and Institutes all over the country will exchange state-of-the-art research, and discuss avenues for ...
I will attend a meeting on Climate variability in Italy during the last two millennia – Italy 2k at the ACCADEMIA NAZIONALE DEI LINCEI in Roma from Dec 1-2, 2014.