Dr. Kokou Adambounou Amouzou

Country of current residence

Ivory Coast, West Africa

Current position

Coordinator West Africa Program

Current institute employer

African Plant Nutrition Institute (APNI), West Africa Program

Since

July, 2019

Website current institute
Previous positions

Agronomist at International Plant Nutrition Insitute (IPNI-West Africa Program), September 2018 - June 2019

Skills

Crop modeling, Sustainable intensification, Agriculture and climate change

Profession

Agricultural Engineer

Specialisation

On-farm Nutrient Management, Climate change adaptation options

Degrees / expertise

-Dr. agr.

-Master of Science (DEA) in Sciences of Agro-resources and Environmental Engineering

-Diploma of Agronomist Engineer in Crop and Soil Science

Supervisors of
doctoral work

Prof. Dr. Mathias Becker

Prof. Dr. Christian Borgemeister

Advisor at ZEF

Dr. John Lamers

2019

Amouzou, K.A., J.P.A. Lamers, J.B. Naab, C. Borgemeister, P.L.G. Vlek and M. Becker.  2019.  Climate change impact on water- and nitrogen-use efficiencies and yields of maize and sorghum in the northern Benin dry savanna, West Africa.  Field Crops Res., 235 (2019) : 104-117 . Further Information
Amouzou, K.A., P.L.G. Vlek, J.B. Naab, M. Becker, C. Borgemeister, and J.P.A. Lamers.  2019.  CROPGRO-Cotton model for determining climate change impacts on yield, water- and N- use efficiencies of cotton in the Dry Savanna of West Africa.  Field Crops Research, 165 : 85-96 . Further Information

2018

Amouzou, K.A.  2018.  Dynamics of nitrogen and phosphorus under the impact of climate change and agricultural land use in the West African Sudan Savannah.  Doctoral thesis at  Agriculture faculty, University of Bonn.  Further Information
Amouzou, K.A., J.B. Naab, J.P.A. Lamers and M. Becker.  2018.  Productivity and nutrient use efficiency of maize, sorghum, and cotton in the West African Dry Savanna.  J. Plant Nutr. Soil Sci., 2018, 000 : 1–14  . Further Information
Kokou Adambounou Amouzou, Jesse B.Naab, John P.A.Lamers, and Mathias Becker.  2018.  CERES-Maize and CERES-Sorghum for modeling growth, nitrogen and phosphorus uptake, and soil moisture dynamics in the dry savanna of West Africa.  Field Crops Research, 217 (2018) : 134-149 . Further Information

2013

Jean Mianikpo Sogbedji, Jeff Melkonian, Kokou Adambounou Amouzou, Kodjovi Senam Ezui, Harold M. van Es.  2013.  Application of a Nitrogen Management Model under Maize and Mucuna Cover Cropping in West Africa.  JRA, 1( 9 ) : 152 - 159 .
Kokou Adambounou Amouzou, Kodjovi Senam Ezui and Jean Mianikpo Sogbedji.  2013.  Impacts of Climate Variability and Soil Fertility Management Strategies on Maize Grain Yield on Ferrralsols in Coastal Western Africa.  JRA, 1( 3 ) : 44 - 5 2 .

Additionals, Curriculum Vitae
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Research themes
  • Land use and food security
  • Environmental and climate change
  • Sustainable use of natural resources
  • Environmental Impact Analysis
Research countries
  • Burkina Faso
  • Benin
  • Togo
Research projects

WASCAL - West African Science Service Centre on Climate Change and Adapted Land Use www.wascal.org

Working groups

WASCAL Core Research Program WP 4.2

Degrees

-Dr. agr.

-Master of Science (DEA) in Sciences of Agro-resources and Environmental Engineering

-Diploma of Agronomist Engineer in Crop and Soil Science

Funding institutions

WASCAL project/ZEF /University of Bonn

Supervisors of
doctoral work

Prof. Dr. Mathias Becker

Prof. Dr. Christian Borgemeister

Advisor at ZEF

Dr. John Lamers

Kokou Adambounou Amouzou

Former Junior Researcher

Former Department:
ZEF C: Department of Ecology and Natural Resources Management