Seminar in Plant Ecology

A joint seminar of the Plant Ecology and Plant Evolutionary Ecology groups. The seminar takes place in the "Besprechungsraum" (room 36, ground floor) of "Auf der Morgenstelle 3" on Fridays starting at 13:30 until 14:30.

If you want to sign up or make a change to the programme, please contact Niek Scheepens.

Winter semester 2018 / 2019

Date Seminar
19 Oct

Jannik Kohl - The effects of hybridization on seed germination in two closely related Campanula species in the European Alps


Free slot (short)

26 Oct

Leah Kirchhoff - Disentangling biotic and abiotic effects on local adaptation of Plantago lanceolata


Free slot (short)

02 Nov

Free slot

09 Nov

Shanghua Li - Dynamic coupling of vegetation and hydrology greatly modifies results of classical static modeling approaches


Free slot (short)

16 Nov

Free slot

23 Nov

No seminar (Meeting StEvE)

30 Nov

Neta Manela - The effect of fire and smoke on soil seed bank germination in Mediterranean woodlands


Angelika Hodina - The effects of grazing and mowing on the evolution of plant phenotypic plasticity

07 Dec

Maximiliane Herberich - Unknown buffers – which facets of biodiversity stabilize grassland productivity against extreme drought?


free slot (short)

14 Dec

Sebastian Kühnl - Identifying feedback patterns in empirical vs randomized systems of interference competition


Lena Wesenberg - Measuring the effect of stimuli gradients on Euglena and Volvox as basic research for future pavlovian experiments

21 Dec

Heiko Hinneberg - Can plants and soil mesofauna from naturally variable environments cope better with extreme drought?


Sara Klingenfuss - The ANPP - Precipitation relationship in drylands and how we could use it to predict critical transitions and prevent desertification

28 Dec

Winter break

04 Jan

Winter break

11 Jan

Franziska Bauer - Detection of cyanotoxin genes in Bavarian lakes


Simone Rost - Identifying cyanobacterial community shifts in small Bavarian lakes over the last 100 years using sedimentary DNA: Impact of eutrophication and climate chang

18 Jan

Lara Braun - The influence of habitat heterogeneity on population sizes, extinction rate and plant diversity in an experimental grassland ecosystem


Ronja Ratzbor - TBA (cancelled)

25 Jan

Lisa Henres - Using the resurrection approach to test for rapid evolution of drought resistance


Franziska Werner - Germination behaviour of Thlaspi arvense under different environmental conditions

01 Feb

Kathrin Schratt - Larch tree stand dynamics along environmental gradients at the north-eastern treeline in Siberia


Free slot (short)

08 Feb

Ingeborg Haug - Mycorrhizal investigations in tropical montane forests in Ecuador


Hagen Ritter - Observation based spatial modelling of interference competition in
benthic bryozoan assemblages

15 Feb

Extrasemestrial seminar


Sebastian Kühnl - Identifying feedback patterns in empirical vs randomized systems of interference competition


Free slot (short)

Seminars from previous semesters