Institute of Evolution and Ecology (EvE)

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 Franziska Willems.

Winter semester 2019/2020

Date        Seminar
04 Oct Miriam Ruocco (Stazione Zoologica Naples) - Seagrass plasticity across environmental gradients and multi-level response to climate change impacts
18 Oct

Sophie Weides - Vegetation changes along grazing gradients in drylands (short talk)

Free slot

25 Oct

Sandra Roller - Can plants prepare for future stress? – The effect of plant priming against pathogen infection (short talk)

Laura Fink - Resilience of productivity and community composition after extreme drought in forests and grasslands on the Swabian Alb (short talk)

01 Nov

No Seminar - All Saints' Day

08 Nov

Frank Reis - Effects of plant age, genotype and environment on the Lotus corniculatus microbiome (short talk)

Jun Hee Jung - Interactions between Pseudomonas and plant microbiome: how stable are they across plant genotypes and environments? (short talk)

15 Nov

Sara Fiedler - Effects of biodiversity on forest and grassland communities during an extreme drought (short talk)

Malina Palmer - Effects of population asynchrony on plant community stability in the face of an extreme drought (short talk)

22 Nov Talia Karasov - From the Microbiome to the Gene: Mapping functionally important genes in the microbiomes of plant populations (MPI Developmental Biology Tübingen)
29 Nov

Jonas Freimuth - Phenological shift of plants and pollinators in Germany (short talk)

Ronja Ratzbor - An experimental test of the area-heterogeneity trade-off (short talk)

06 Dec No Seminar - Meeting StEvE
13 Dec Carola Nuglisch - Effects of energised water on plants
20 Dec

Mona Merkle - Effect of competition on flowering time (short talk)

Lisa Merkens - "Comparison of on-site threshing and regional seed mixture to establish species-rich grassland (short talk)

27 Dec

No Seminar - Christmas break
03 Jan No Seminar - Christmas break
10 Jan

Korinna Allhoff - Individual-based modeling for plant ecologists

Inga Tegetmeyer - Unraveling eco-evolutionary responses of heterocarpic plants to fragmentation (short talk)

17 Jan

Dario Galanti - Structure, Stability and ecological significance of DNA methylation in European Thlaspi arvense natural populations (short talk)

Chen Chen - Heavy metals-induced oxidative stress affects the way of DNA methylation and gene expression in pokeweed (short talk)

24 Jan

Aljoscha Mengel - Effect of management and history on dry grassland vegetation – the Spitzberg as case study (short talk)

Carola Nuglisch - Effects of Energised Water on Plants (short talk)

31 Jan Grey Monroe (MPI Developmental Biology Tübingen) -  From satellites to sequences: uncovering the drivers and genomics of plant climate adaptation -- Canceled!
07 Feb

Mirijam Gaertner (HfWU Nürtingen) - Managing invasive species in urban ecosystems: a South African perspective

10 Feb Ana Caicedo (University of Massachusetts) - Crops, weeds, and wild plants: leveraging the agricultural environment for insight into plant adaptive evolution
28 Feb

Ronja Wedegärtner (University Trondheim) - Hiking trails as shortcuts into novel environments?! – Non-native plants colonizing mountain areas along hiking trails (short talk)

Lisa Henres - Using the Resurrection Approach to test for Rapid Evolution in Mediterranean Plant Species (short talk)


Seminars from previous semesters