Akwasi Duah-Gyamfi (PhD)

Position: Senior Research Scientist 
HOD: Biodiversity Conservation & Ecosystem Service
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Professional Fields of Interest:

  • Forest responses to global change
  • Production ecology and biogeochemistry
  • Carbon and nutrient cycling
  • Forest population dynamics
  • Belowground processes
  • Restoration of ecosystem processes in degraded landscapes

Professional background

  1. M.Phil. Forestry (Silviculture & Forest Mgt.), Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), Ghana

  2. B.Sc. Forestry (Natural Resources Mgt.), KNUST


Duah-Gyamfi, A., E.K. Swaine, K.A. Adam, M.A. Pinard, and M.D. Swaine. 2014. Can   harvesting for timber in tropical forest enhance timber tree regeneration? Forest Ecology and Management 314: 26-37.

Duah-Gyamfi, A., K. Boateng, K.A. Adam, V.K. Agyeman and M.D. Swaine. 2014. Natural    regeneration dynamics of tree seedlings on skid trails and tree gaps following selective logging in a Moist Tropical Semi-deciduous Forest in Ghana. Open Journal of Forestry 4 (1), 49 - 57.

Oduro, K.A., Duah-Gyamfi, A., Acquah, S.B. and Agyeman, V.K. 2012. Ghana Forestry Statistics    Handbook: A compendium of statistics about forest and wildlife resources, forestry-related issues and wood processing in Ghana. FC, Ghana.

Other refereed journal articles, invited conference presentations, research, consultancy and technical reports can be supplied upon request (also listed at ResearchGate).

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