Félix Laurent


Faculty of Bioscience Engineering

Félix Laurent

B-9000 Gent

Research topics


  • Studying carbon dynamics of different types of tropical forests through the analysis of their vital rates: regeneration, growth, and mortality

  • Analyzing tropical wood anatomy in relationship with forest history, growth dynamics, and forest resilience

Research projects


  • PilotMAB (see here for general info): Luki and Yangambi: Pilot sites for Research and Development in the DRC. The PilotMAB project, carried out by the Royal Museum for Central Africa (RMCA, Tervuren) aims to develop activities of research, training and education in the Man and Biosphere (MAB) Reserves of the DRC within the rainforest biome