Publications by ASFORCLIC´s team



  • Čufar K, Liang E, Smith KT, Ważny T, Wrobel S, Cherubini P, Schmitt U, Läänelaid A, Burgert I, Koch G, Pumijumnong N, Sander C, Seo JW, Sohar K, Yonenobu H, Sass-Klaassen U. Dieter Eckstein's bibliography and legacy of connection to wood biology and tree-ring science, Dendrochronologia, 2024; 83: 126165. UL repository

  • Sochová I, Kolář T, Árvai M, Bošeľa M, Čufar K, Kern Z, Kyncl J, Marčiš P, Mészáros I, Morgós A, Mursa A, Popa A, Roibu C, Sopushynskyy I, Rybníček M. The palaeoclimatic potential of recent oak tree-ring width chronologies from Southwest Ukraine,
    Dendrochronologia, 2024; 84, 126168,

  • Zhang Y, Huang J, Wang M, Wang W, Deslauriers A, Fonti P, Liang E, Mäkinen H, Oberhuber W, Rathgeber C, Tognetti R, Treml V, Yang B, Zhai L, Antonucci S, Butto V, Camarero J, Campelo F, Čufar K, Luis M, Fajstavr M, Giovannelli A, Gričar J, Gruber A, Gryc V, Güney A, Jyske T, Kašpar J, King G, Krause C, Lemay A, Lombardi F, Castillo E, Morin H, Nabais C, Nöjd P, Peters R, Prislan P, Saracino A, Shishov V, Swidrak I, Vavrčik H, Vieira J, Zeng Q, Rossi S. High preseason temperature variability drives convergence of xylem phenology in the Northern Hemisphere conifers. Current Biology, 2024




  • Giagli K, Böhling K, Mette T, Kučera A, Hilmers T, Čermák P. Forestry and wood technology research and education network for climate change adaptation strategies and ASFORCLIC - HORIZON 2020 project. Les/Wood, 2023; 72(2), 81–86. MENDELU repository

  • Gričar J, Jevšenak J, Giagli K, Eler K, Tsalagkas D, Gryc V, Vavrčík H, Čufar K, Prislan P. Temporal and spatial variability of phloem structure in Picea abies and Fagus sylvatica and its link to climate. Plant, Cell & Environment, 2024; 1–15. MENDELU repository

  • Ebner D H, Gryc V, Barbu M-C, Čermák, P. Physical properties of silver fir (Abies alba L.) wood cladding modified by traditional Japanese charring method, BioResources. 2023; 18(4), 7066-7077. DOI: 10.15376/biores.18.4.7066-7077 MENDELU repository
  • Černý J, Haninec P, Novosadová K, Patočka Z, Haninec Pav, Maděra P. Provenance affects the growth and mortality of teak (Tectona grandis L.f.) plantations cultivated in central Nicaragua. Journal of Forest Science. 2023; 69(1):1–10. MENDELU repository
  • Samec P, Kučera A, Tomášová G. Soil Degradation Processes Linked to Long-Term Forest-Type Damage. In: Forest Degradation Under Global Change. Londýn: IntechOpen Limited, 2023. p. 19, 37. ISBN 978-1-80356-794-5. MENDELU repository
  • Novosadová K, Kadlec J, Kománek M, Pokorný R. Comparison of the Biomass and Dendrometric Parameters of Norway Spruce with Its Different Representations in Young Stands at Lower Altitudes in the Czech Republic. Forests. 2023; 14(2):185. MENDELU repository
  • Novosadová K, Kadlec J, Řehořková Š, Matoušková M, Urban J, Pokorný R. Comparison of Rainfall Partitioning and Estimation of the Utilisation of Available Water in a Monoculture Beech Forest and a Mixed Beech-Oak-Linden Forest. Water. 2023; 15(2):285. MENDELU repository
  • Engel M, Mette T, Falk W, Poschenrieder W, Fridman J, Skudnik M. Modelling Dominant Tree Heights of Fagus sylvatica L. Using Function-on-Scalar Regression Based on Forest Inventory Data. Forests. 2023; 14(2):304. UL repository
  • Žigon, J, Šeda, V, Čermák, P, Šernek, M.  Characterization of Curing and Bonding of Wood with Adhesive Mixtures of Liquefied Wood and Hexamethylenediamine. Journal of Renewable Materials. 2023. sv. 11, č. 2, s. 991-1001. ISSN 2164-6325. MENDELU repository
  • Bekhta P, Pipíška T, Gryc V, Sedliačik J, Král P, Ráheľ J, Vaněrek J. Properties of Plywood Panels Composed of Thermally Densified and Non-Densified Alder and Birch Veneers. Forests. 2023. sv. 14, č. 1, ISSN 1999-4907. MENDELU repository
  • Pretzsch H, Heym M, Hilmers T, Bravo-Oviedo A, Ahmed S, Ammer C, Avdagić A, Bielak K, Bravo F, Brazaitis G, Fabrika M, Hurt V, Kurylyak V, Löf M, Pach M, Ponette Q, Ruiz-Peinado R, Stojanovic D, Svoboda M, Wolff B, Zlatanov T, Río M. Mortality reduces overyielding in mixed Scots pine and European beech stands along a precipitation gradient in Europe. Forest Ecology and Management. 2023; 539: 121008. TUM repository



  • Kymäläinen M, Dömény J, Rautkari L. Moisture Sorption of Wood Surfaces Modified by One-Sided Carbonization as an Alternative to Traditional Façade Coatings. Coatings, 2022; 12: 1273. AALTO repository
  • Ebner D H, Barbu M-C, Gryc V, Čermák P. Surface charring of silver fir wood cladding using an enhanced traditional Japanese Yakisugi method, BioResources 17(2), 2031-2042, 2022. DOI: 10.15376/biores.17.2.2031-2042. MENDELU repository
  • Pretzsch H, Ahmed S, Jacobs M, Schmied G, Hilmers T. Linking crown structure with tree ring pattern: methodological considerations and proof of concept. Trees (2022). doi:10.1007/s00468-022-02297-x TUM repository
  • Pretzsch H, Bravo-Oviedo A, Hilmers T, Ruiz-Peinado R, Coll L, Löf M, Ahmed S, Aldea J, Ammer C, Avdagić A, Barbeito I, Bielak K, Bravo F, Brazaitis G, Cerný J, Collet C, Drössler L, Fabrika M, Heym M, Holm S, Hylen G, Jansons A, Kurylyak V, Lombardi F, Matović B, Metslaid M, Motta R, Nord-Larsen T, Nothdurft A, Ordóñez C, den Ouden J, Pach M, Pardos M, Ponette Q, Pérot T, Reventlow D, Sitko R, Sramek V, Steckel M, Svoboda M, Uhl E, Verheyen K, Vospernik S, Wolff B, Zlatanov T, Río M. With Increasing Site Quality Asymmetric Competition and Mortality Reduces Scots Pine (Pinus Sylvestris L.) Stand Structuring Across Europe.   TUM repository
  • Samec P. Kolmogorovʼ entropy to investigate variation of forest soil properties in the Czech Republic, Geoderma Regional, Volume 28, 2022, e00455, ISSN 2352-0094, MENDELU repository
  • Samec P, Rychtecká P, Zeman M, Zapletal M. Environmental Effects among Differently Located and Fertile Sites on Forest Basal-Area Increment in Temperate Zone. Forests 2022, 13, 588. repository 
  • Hilmers T, Schmied G, Pretzsch H. Legacy effects of past thinnings modulate drought stress reactions at present, Scandinavian Journal of Forest Research, 2022, DOI: 10.1080/02827581.2022.2096920 TUM repository
  • Schmied G, Hilmers T, Uhl E, Pretzsch H. The Past Matters: Previous Management Strategies Modulate Current Growth and Drought Responses of Norway Spruce (Picea abies H. Karst.). Forests 2022, 13, 243. TUM repository



  • Černý J, Pokorný R. Field Measurement of Effective Leaf Area Index using Optical Device in Vegetation Canopy. J. Vis. Exp. (173), e62802, doi:10.3791/62802 (2021). Full text in the MENDELU repository
  • Kučera A, Holík L, Rosíková J, Volařík D, Kneifl M, Vichta T, Knott R, Friedl M, Uherková B, Kadavý J. Soil Microbial Functional Diversity under the Single-Season Influence of Traditional Forest Management in a Sessile Oak Forest of Central Europe. Forests 2021, 12, 1187. MENDELU repository
  • Myśkow E, Sokołowska K, Słupianek A, Gryc V. Description of Intra-Annual Changes in Cambial Activity and Differentiation of Secondary Conductive Tissues of Aesculus hippocastanum Trees Affected by the Leaf Miner Cameraria ohridella. Forests. 2021; 12(11):1537. MENDELU repository
  • Šeda V, Machová D, Dohnal J, Dömény J, Zárybnická L, Oberle A, Vacenovská V, Čermák P. Effect of One-Sided Surface Charring of Beech Wood on Density Profile and Surface Wettability. Applied Sciences. 2021; 11(9):4086. MENDELU repository
  • Uhl E, Hilmers T, Pretzsch H. From Acid Rain to Low Precipitation: The Role Reversal of Norway Spruce, Silver Fir, and European Beech in a Selection Mountain Forest and Its Implications for Forest Management. Forests 2021, 12, 894. TUM repository








This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement N°952314.