Curriculum vitae for Per Ambus Risø, 29 September 2000
Senior Reseach Scientist
Plant Biology and Biogeochemistry Department
Risø National Laboratory, DK-4000 Roskilde.
1987 M.Sc., Department of General Microbiology, Copenhagen Univ.
1992 Ph.D., Department of Population Biology, Copenhagen Univ.
Biogeochemical cycling of C and N; denitrification; N2O and CH4 emissions from soil; soil N mineralization-immobilization; stable isotope techniques; turnover of organic residues in soil.
1988-1990 (18 mo) Graduate student. Departm. Population Biol., Cphgn Univ.
1989 (1½ mo) Visiting graduate. Southeast Watershed Res. Lab. (USDA), Georgia, USA.
1991-1993 (36 mo) Postdoc. fellow. Departm. Population Biol., Cphgn Univ.
1993-1994 and 1996-present Reseach and Senior Research Scientist, Risø National Laboratory.
1995-1996 (24 mo) Visiting Research Associate. Kellogg Biol. St., Michigan State Univ., USA.
Member of Inter-Nordic Workshop on Biomonitoring of Soil Biological Processes and Epiphytic Lichens; Coordinator: Joint Field Experiment on N2O flux measurement methods within EC STEP project; Member of US Trace Gas Network Group
Five recent peer reviewed publications
2. Ambus, P. and Jensen, E.S. 2001. Crop residue management strategies to reduce N-losses – Interaction with crop N supply. Communications in Soil Science and Plant Analysis. 32(7&8): (in press).
3. Beier, C. L. Rasmussen, K. Pilegaard, P. Ambus, T. Mikkelsen, N.O. Jensen, A. Kjøller and U.L. Ladekarl. 2000. Fluxes of NO3-, NH4+, NO, NO2, and N2O in an old Danish beech forest. Wate, Air and Soil Pollution (in press).
4. Grøn, C., F. Laturnus, G.K. Mortensen, H. Egsgaard, L. Samsøe-Petersen, P. Ambus, and E.S. Jensen. 2000. Plant uptake of LAS and DEHP from sludge amended soil. In R. Lipnick, D. Muir and J Hermens (eds) Persistent Bioaccumulative Toxic Chemicals: Fate and Exposure ACS-BOOK chapter.
5. Ambus, P. and G.P. Robertson. 1999. Fluxes of CH4 and N2O from Aspen stands grown under ambient and twice-ambient CO2. Plant and Soil. 209(1): 1-8.