Thesis

Diana-Maria Seserman has defended her PhD thesis on agroforestry at the Brandenburg University of Technology Cottbus–Senftenberg, Institute of Environmental Sciences, Chair of Soil Protection and Recultivation. The dissertation was carried out under the BonaRes - SIGNAL project.
Sébastien Boinot defended his PhD thesis on agroforestry in the "Tropical and mediterranean cropping system functioning and management” joint research unit (UMR System).
On January 15, 2019 Lieve Borremans defended her doctorate: "The development of agroforesty systems in Flanders". A farming systems research approach to social, institutional and economic inquiry.
Bachelor project in the Education for Natural Resources with the Specialization Plant Science by August Hermann Søndergaard (Denmark)
The objective of this PhD thesis was to describe the response of plant and invertebrate communities to alley cropping agroforestry and farming systems (conventional vs organic) and assess both the positive and negative effects of UVS on biodiversity conservation and biological control of weeds and crop pests.
Camille Imbert defended her PhD thesis on the mechanisms governing natural pest control in mixed fruit-tree-vegetable plots in the laboratory Plantes et Systèmes de culture Horticoles (PSH, INRAE, Avignon, France).
Leo Magnin phD's research analysed how this system operates and revealed means of managing conflicts between environmental protection on the one hand and individual property rights on the other.
The thesis was conducted within the "working group Education and Counselling" of the agroforestry campaign "Agroforstkampagne".
There is a lot of potential in agroforestry. Nevertheless, the agricultural sector in Flanders (Belgium) is cautious. In her PhD, Lieve Borremans exposes which barriers have to be eliminated and how we can stimulate the upscaling of agroforestry.
Marc-Robin Lückert designed as his Master thesis at University of Kassel (Witzenhausen) germany a holistic system for sustainable agroforestry in smale scale to demonstrate trendsetting methodes.