Dr.-Ing. Kremena Burkhard

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Dr.-Ing. Kremena Burkhard
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Herrenhäuser Straße 2
30419 Hannover
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Portraitfoto: Kremena Burkhard Portraitfoto: Kremena Burkhard
Dr.-Ing. Kremena Burkhard
Address
Herrenhäuser Straße 2
30419 Hannover
Building
Room

SCHWERPUNKTE IN FORSCHUNG UND LEHRE

Research interests

  • Environmental modeling and application in planning
  • Modeling and mapping of ecosystem services
  • Interactions in socio-ecological systems
  • Water and environmental accounting, virtual water and water footprint
  • Implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) – science and practice
  • Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and cartography

LEBENSLAUF

  • Frühere Projekte und Auszeichnungen

    Previous projects

    • 2015 - 2016    LUCI: Advancing ecosystem accounting, ‘footprinting’ and European development of the LUCI (Land Utilisation and Capability Indicator) model
    • 2015 - 2016    SPECIES: Sectoral Policies Enhancing Commitment to Improved Ecosystem Services in Bulgaria
    • 2014 - 2016    Bilateral German-Bulgarian project “Ecosystem based information system for Bulgarian mountains”:  funded by National Science Fund (BG) and DAAD (DE)
    • 2012 - 2016    SWAN: Sustainable Water ActioN: building research links between EU and USA
    • 2012 - 2013    ASCOR: ArSenic Contamination of Ogosta River: Linking biogeochemical processes in floodplain soils with river system dynamics
    • 2009 - 2011    Establishment of Waste Management Systems in the Regions of Borovo Varna, Veliko Tarnovo, Gaborvo, Dobrich, Kostenets, Levski, Lukovit, Panagyurishte, Pleven, Razlog, Stara Zagora and Yambol

    Awards

    • 2014 Young Scientists Award
      5th International Conference on Cartography and GIS, Bulgaria, 15-21 June 2014, for the paper “Quantification and Mapping of Flood Regulating Ecosystem Services in Different Watersheds – Case Studies in Bulgaria and Arizona, USA”
    • 2013 Student Conference Registration Fee Award
      For participation in International Association of Landscape Ecology (IALE) European Congress, 9-12 Sep 2013, Manchester, UK
      Sponsors: International Association of Landscape Ecology (IALE) and IALE UK
  • Mitgliedschaften und Ämter

    Memberships

    • Ecosystem Services Partnership (ESP)
    • International Association for Landscape Ecology (IALE)
    • Bulgarian Cartographic Association (BCA)
    • Bulgarian Geographical Society (BGS)
    • Bulgarian Society for Protection of Birds (BSPB)