Erwin Prastowo

Erwin Prastowo

doctoral candidate

Olshausenstraße 75, 24118 Kiel, Raum: R 125
Phone: +49 431 880-5009
Telefax: +49 431 880-4083


  • Soil carbon and nitrogen dynamics
  • Soil fertility and plant nutrition
  • Soil management
  • Soil ecology

Berufliche Stationen

Since 2013
Junior researcher in Soil and Water Research Division, Indonesian Coffee and Cocoa Research Insitute (ICCRI), Jember, Indonesia.


2010 – 2012     Faculty of Agriculture, Gadjah Mada University, Indonesia.
Master Thesis : Morphology, Character and Carbon Balance In Organically and Conventionally Managed Paddy Soil In Sawangan, Magelang, Indonesia.

Since 2014
Institute for Ecosystem Research, Kiel University, Germany.


Prastowo, E., Hikmah, N. F., and J. B. Baon. 2014. Ammonia Volatilization in Cocoa Farm as Affected by Sugarcane Filter Cake Supply at Different Urea and Soil Moisture Levels. Pelita Perkebunan. 30 (3) : 198-207

Prastowo, E., Endang, E. Y., and J.B. Baon. 2013. Effects of Agricultural Practices on Soil Organic Nitrogen Fractions in an Inceptisols of a Cocoa Plantation. Journal of Agricultural Science and Technology. 3 : 878-885


Transport of carbon and 14C, and elemental composition and distribution of Fe-Mn concretions in a Vertisol profile on Jawa, Indonesia. International Workshop On “Biogeochemistry of submerged agroecosystem : properties, processes, cycles and functions”, 21-25 September 2014, in Munich, Germany.

Subsoil carbon dynamics in a Vertisol profile under different crop management on Jawa, Indonesia – Accelerator Mass Spectrometry (AMS) 14C study. The 5th International Symposium on Soil Organic Matter, 20-24 September 2015, in Göttingen, Germany.

Subsoil carbon dynamics in tropical soils under different crop management on Jawa, Indonesia : Accelerator Mass Spectrometry (AMS) 14C study. The 22nd International Radiocarbon Conference, 16-20 November 2015, in Dakar, Sénégal.


14C AMS as a tracer to study carbon dynamics resulting from paddy management under different climatic conditions in different soil types. more