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Renewable energy

Bioenergy is renewable energy made available from materials derived from biological sources. Biomass is any organic material which has stored sunlight in the form of chemical energy.

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About us

An intriguing mix of interdisciplinary research and researchers focused on providing scientifically founded decision, support and knowledge to the surrounding society

Sow a seed

One third of the world's tropical rainforests have been lost. Half of what remains is degraded. This project was launched in 1998 to show whether it is possible to rehabilitate severely degraded

Bachelors Forestry Program at the Department of Forest Ecology and Management

Join the movement to becoming a forest expert- your first step begins HERE!   Our world-class team of experts can help you channel your passion into creating a better future for forests and people

Other activities

Our activities include seminars, workshops and field trips that aim to enrich our students knowledge and promote networking with other researchers, society and industry. We have joint activities with

Video gallery

Videos about Forest History in Scandinavia For a first glimpse of our research ideas, have a look at our short films which we have produced together with Bosse and Titti Backström (Banum).


Education and Awareness A core part of the group is the promote awareness and understanding through teaching Forest History at the Undergraduate and Graduate Levels at SLU. For more information about




Within our PhD-courses we offer participating students broad knowledge and insight in the field of sustainable systems of food, energy and biomaterials systems. The courses typically include


The Interdisciplinary Academy is a programme at SLU with the aim of promoting and exploring cross-disciplinary research at SLU.

Webinar: The impact of thinning on feedstock properties of fast-growing broadleaf trees - for bioenergy and material production

stina.johannesson@slu.se Trees For Me invites you to a webinar on thinning of fast-growing broadleaf trees for bioenergy and materials. PhD student Sruthy Vattaparambil Sudharsan, working for Luleå

Forest Management

Forest Management research focuses on providing scientifically founded decision support and knowledge to the surrounding society about how to mitigate or adapt to the pressing challenges across


Research on biogeochemistry at the forest ecology and management department focuses on understanding the biogeochemical transformation and cycling of energy, water, carbon, nitrogen, and other