Ing. Matěj Orság, PhD

Position: Postdoctoral researcher / technician
Branch: Department of Climate Change Impacts on Agroecosystems
Zemědělská 1665/1
613 00


Research Focus

Area of micrometeorology and agricultural science. Main focus on measurement of water fluxes from agricultural landscape (sap flow, eddy covariance, Bowen ratio, scintillometry). Management, analysis, interpretation and publication of data outputs. Technical support for a network of meteorological weather stations and other infrastructure at the experimental measurement sites accross the Czech Republic and Austria.


2017 - PhD degree in the field of General Plant Production, PhD thesis topic: Agrometeorological aspects of growth and developmnet of short rotation coppice. PhD thesis supervisor prof. Mgr. Ing. Miroslav Trnka, PhD.

2009 - MSc. in Agroecology, Mendel University in Brno

2011 - today - researcher and technician at Czechglobe, within the group VT3


2011 - 1. place at conference MendelNet, category: Plant biology

2012 - 2. place at conference MendelNet, category: Plant biology

2013 - Director's award at Global Change and Resilience conference (best poster)

Important research visits and fellowships

2012 - scholarship within the project AKTION - 3 months study project at BOKU university, Vienna, Austira

2012 - 2014 - US, North Carolina State University, 5 study trips or measuring campaigns, 3 months in total.

2015 - 2 weeks internship at the Centre of Excellence Plant & Vegetation Ecology (PLECO), at Universiteit Antverpen, Antverp, Belgium.

Brief scientometrics