Jean Thomas Cornelis
Relevant Degree Programs
- determine the extent to which changes in soil processes controlling carbon storage and (micro)nutrient supply are driven by land use
- understand soil abiotic controls on microbial and root nutrient-acquisition strategies and their role in agroecosystem resilience and food quality
- determine agroecosystem adaptation to climate change via bio-weathering processes induced by root and microbial activity
Open-minded with expertise and skills in pedogoly, soil chemistry, biota-induced weathering mechanisms and/or enviromental biogeochemistry
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- Can Fe isotope fractionations trace the pedogenetic mechanisms involved in podzolization? (2017)
Geoderma, 296, 38-46
- Evaluation of the long-term effect of biochar on properties of temperate agricultural soil at pre-industrial charcoal kiln sites in Wallonia, Belgium (2017)
European Journal of Soil Science, 68 (1), 80-89
- Long term change in chemical properties of preindustrial charcoal particles aged in forest and agricultural temperate soil (2017)
Organic Geochemistry, 107, 33-45
- High resolution characterization of the soil organic carbon depth profile in a soil landscape affected by erosion (2016)
Soil and Tillage Research, 156, 185-193
- Rare earth elements dynamics along pedogenesis in a chronosequence of podzolic soils (2016)
Chemical Geology, 446, 163-174
- Soil processes drive the biological silicon feedback loop (2016)
Functional Ecology, 30 (8), 1298-1310
- The effect of pre-industrial charcoal kilns on chemical properties of forest soil of Wallonia, Belgium (2016)
European Journal of Soil Science, 67 (2), 206-216
- Erratum: Landscape cultivation alters δ30Si signature in terrestrial ecosystems (Scientific Reports (2015) 5 (7732) DOI: 10.1038/srep07732) (2015)
Scientific Reports, 5
- Experimental evidence of large changes in terrestrial chlorine cycling following altered tree species composition (2015)
Environmental Science and Technology, 49 (8), 4921-4928
- High concentrations of amorphous, biogenic Si (BSi) in the sediment of a small high-latitude lake: implications for biogeochemical Si cycling and for the use of BSi as a paleoproxy (2015)
Aquatic Sciences, 77 (2), 293-305
- Soil redistribution and weathering controlling the fate of geochemical and physical carbon stabilization mechanisms in soils of an eroding landscape (2015)
Biogeosciences, 12 (5), 1357-1371
- Biochar from Miscanthus: A potential silicon fertilizer (2014)
Plant and Soil, 374 (1-2), 871-882
- Combined effect of geomorphic and pedogenic processes on the distribution of soil organic carbon quality along an eroding hillslope on loess soil (2014)
Geoderma, 216, 36-47
- Factors controlling soil organic carbon persistence along an eroding hillslope on the loess belt (2014)
Soil Biology and Biochemistry, 77, 187-196
- Impact of rice cultivar and organ on elemental composition of phytoliths and the release of bio-available silicon (2014)
Frontiers in Plant Science, 5 (OCT)
- Silicon isotopes record dissolution and re-precipitation of pedogenic clay minerals in a podzolic soil chronosequence (2014)
Geoderma, 235-2, 19-29
- The effect of pedological conditions on the sources and sinks of silicon in the vertic planosols in south-western ethiopia (2014)
Catena, 112, 131-138
- Effects of manganese addition on carbon release from forest floor horizons (2011)
Canadian Journal of Forest Research, 41 (3), 643-648
- Identification and distribution of the readily soluble silicon pool in a temperate forest soil below three distinct tree species (2011)
Plant and Soil, 342 (1-2), 369-378
- Revisiting ferrolysis processes in the formation of Planosols for rationalizing the soils with stagnic properties in WRB (2011)
Geoderma, 163 (3-4), 265-274
- Tracing the origin of dissolved silicon transferred from various soil-plant systems towards rivers: A review (2011)
Biogeosciences, 8 (1), 89-112
- Contrasting silicon uptakes by coniferous trees: A hydroponic experiment on young seedlings (2010)
Plant and Soil, 336 (1), 99-106
- Tracing mechanisms controlling the release of dissolved silicon in forest soil solutions using Si isotopes and Ge/Si ratios (2010)
Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 74 (14), 3913-3924
- Tree species impact the terrestrial cycle of silicon through various uptakes (2010)
Biogeochemistry, 97 (2), 231-245