em. o. Univ.-Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Dr. nat. techn.

Gerhard Glatzel , M. S.

Gerhard Glatzel

Full Member of the Division of Mathematics and the Natural Sciences since 1996

  • Universität für Bodenkultur, Institut für Waldökologie
  • Österreichische IIASA-Kommission bei der ÖAW


Research Areas:

  • Natural Sciences
  • Environmental research
  • Ecosystem research
  • Plant physiology
  • Soil science
  • Forest ecology



Selected Memberships:

  • acatech - Deutsche Akademie der Technikwissenschaften

Selected Prizes:

  • Sandoz-Prize for Outstanding Contributions to Biological Science
  • Christian-Doppler Society Senior Fellowship for Ecological Research
  • Member of Sigma-Xi (American Association for the Advancement of Science) and Xi-Sigma-Pi
  • Scientific Citation Index, ISI, among the 50 most cited scientific papers of Austrian authors during the period 1988-1991
  • Member of the International Ecology Institute, Otto Kinne Foundation

Selected Publications:

  • Lo Gullo, M. A.; Glatzel, G.; Devkota, M.; Raimondo, F.; Trifilò, P. et al. [..] (2012) Mistletoes and mutant albino shoots on woody plants as mineral nutrient traps. Annals of Botany, Bd. 109/6, S. 1101-1109.
  • Glatzel, Gerhard (1991) The impact of historic land use and modern forestry on nutrient relations of Central European forest ecosystems. Fertilizer Research, Bd. 27, S. 1-8.
  • Glatzel, Gerhard (1989) Nitrogen status of Austrian forest ecosystems as fluenced by atmospheric deposition, biomass harvesting and lateral organomass exchange. Plant and Soil, Bd. 128, S. 67-74.
  • Glatzel, Gerhard (1983) Mineral nutrition and water relations of hemiparasitic mistletoes: a question of partitioning. Experiments with Loranthus europaeus on Quercus petraea and Quercus robur. Oecologia, Bd. 56, S. 193-201.
  • Dyrenkov, S. A.; Glatzel, G. (1976) Effekt konzentrazii elementov pitanija v chvoe jeli-odin is mechanismov ustojtschivosti rastenii (Russisch, mit engl. Zusammenfassung: Effect of concentration of nutrient elements in spruce needles as one of the mechanisms of resistance). Botaniceskij zurnal, Bd. 61, S. 611-620.