Ferdinand Betting

Ferdinand Betting, M.Sc.

  • Institut für Technikfolgenabschätzung und Systemanalyse (ITAS)
    Postfach 3640
    76021 Karlsruhe

Fields of work

  • Ecosystem services of (urban) trees and forests
  • Public participation
  • Plant physiological measurements (Photosynthesis parameters)
  • Management of instruments

Im Netz



Professional background

since 2022 Scientific staff member at ITAS
2022 Research assistant in the Research group “Sylvanus – Increasing resilience and reducing trade-offs during forest transformations”
2021 - 2022 Research assistant in the project “ErWiN: Expanding the ecological, silvicultural, and technical knowledge about forest fires” at ITAS
2020 Research assistant in the project “Inter- and transdisciplinary approaches to develop strategies for increasing the resilience of trees in growing cities and urban regions (GreenLung)” at ITAS
2019 - 2022 Master studies in Biology (M.Sc.), Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)
2015 - 2019 Bachelor studies in Biology (B.Sc.), Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)


Journal Articles
Ndecky, S.; Nguyen, T. H.; Eiche, E.; Cognat, V.; Pflieger, D.; Pawar, N.; Betting, F.; Saha, S.; Champion, A.; Riemann, M.; Heitz, T.
Jasmonate signaling controls negative and positive effectors of salt stress tolerance in rice
2023. Journal of Experimental Botany, 74 (10), 3220–3239. doi:10.1093/jxb/erad086
Saha, S.; Kramer, D.; Betting, F.; Schmidtlein, S.
Morphological, tree health, and ecophysiological variations among Norway maple (Acer platanoides L.) trees planted along strips and pits near roads in the city of Karlsruhe, Germany
2023, May 25. European Forum on Urban Forestry "Urban Forests as Nature-based Solutions" (EFUF 2023), Krakow, Poland, May 23–27, 2023