18 December 2014
Roman Vasylyshyn, Ivan Lakyda and Dmytro Movchan, alumni of the IIASA Young Scientists Summer Program, and Andriy Bilous, who also collaborates with IIASA, received the 2014 Award for Young Scientists from the President of Ukraine, for their study, Bioproductivity of Ukrainian forests in a changing world. The project was conducted in collaboration with IIASA’s Ecosystems Services and Management Program.
All four young researchers have continued collaborating with IIASA in recent years through an EU-funded research project, Geoinformation Technologies, Spatio/ temporal Approaches, and Full Carbon Account for Improving Accuracy of GHG Inventories (GESAPU). The research has also been published in a joint IIASA/National University of Life and Environment Sciences of Ukraine book entitled Carbon, Climate and Land Use in Ukraine: Forest Sector.
Presidential Decree (in Ukrainian)
From left to right: Ivan Lakyda, Dmytro Movchan, Roman Vasylshyn, Andrey Bilous
Last edited: 19 April 2017
Emeritus Research Scholar Agriculture, Forestry, and Ecosystem Services Research Group - Biodiversity and Natural Resources Program
Senior Research Scholar Agriculture, Forestry, and Ecosystem Services Research Group - Biodiversity and Natural Resources Program
Senior Research Scholar Novel Data Ecosystems for Sustainability Research Group - Advancing Systems Analysis Program
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