David Bastviken


Linköping University

Prof. Bastviken leads or have been leading multiple research projects regarding e.g., biogeochemical cycling of carbon, nutrients, and halogens, innovative technologies and approaches to measure associated processes including greenhouse gas fluxes and formation of disinfectant by-products in water treatment. Bastviken has been main- or co-advisor of >20 PhD students, supervised >65 Master or Batchelor Theses, and published >150 scientific peer-reviewed publications. His work addresses multiple spatiotemporal dimensions and covers local to global scales. Prof. Bastviken is a European Research Council (ERC) grantee and has been chairing the Swedish Research Council VR advisory group on research infrastructures for the environmental, climate, earth, and space sciences. Bastviken further serves as elected Vice Chair in the Research Council of Formas (the Swedish government research council for sustainable development).  He contributed as a Lead Author to the 2019 Refinement to the 2006 IPCC Guidelines for National Greenhouse Gas Inventories.