GLF Climate 2021


Hannes Böttcher

Oeko Institut

Senior researcher



Dr. Hannes Böttcher works at Öko-Institut and is Team Leader of the group Biogenic Resources and Land Use. He has worked on and published research for 15 years, focusing on biomass potentials, modelling of forest management, global monitoring of forests as well as accounting rules for LULUCF. In 2008, he received his PhD degree from the University of Freiburg that included the development and application of a forestry carbon budget model. From 2007 to 2013 Hannes Böttcher worked at the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA) where he coordinated research on projections of LULUCF sector GHG emission.