New professors at SLU Umeå – lectures and inauguration ceremony

Last changed: 05 May 2022

The lectures are previously recorded. Some lectures are held in English and some in Swedish.

Friday 6 May

Lectures online

09.00 Forest logistics– smarter solutions for working in the woods

Dag Fjeld, professor i skogsteknologi

09.30 Raffinerade biprodukter för raffinerade bioprodukter

Sylvia Larsson, professor i teknisk biomaterialvetenskap

10.00 The hidden gears that help us understand how forest ecosystems function

Michael Gundale, professor i skoglig vegetationsekologi

10.35 The life and death of xylem cells determines the properties of wood

Hannele Tuominen, professor i skoglig växtfysiologi

11.10 Forskning för en mer faktabaserad miljö- och klimatpolitik

Tommy Lundgren, professor i skoglig naturresursekonomi

Inauguration ceremony

18.00 In P-O Bäckströms sal. Anyone wishing to attend is welcome to contact the ceremony stewards at


No registration is required to listen to the lectures. The programme as pdf can be downloaded by clicking the link below.

Programme 6 May