Daniel Murdiyarso

Principal Scientist

Daniel received his first degree in Forestry from IPB University, Indonesia. His PhD was obtained from the Department of Meteorology, University of Reading, UK. He is also a Professor at the Department of Geophysics and Meteorology, IPB University, Bogor, Indonesia. His research works are related to wetland ecology, land-use change and biogeochemical cycles, and climate change mitigation and adaptation. He has published more than 100 articles in peer-reviewed journals. Dr. Murdiyarso is part of the Nobel Prize-winning IPCC. Since 2002 Professor Murdiyarso has been a member of the Indonesian Academy of Sciences and chairs its Basic Science Committee. In 2000 he served the Government of Indonesia as Deputy Minister of the Environment for two years.