Dr. Tatiana Miranda

Dr. Tatiana Miranda, Master Biologin

Room S308c

Hölderlinstr. 12

72074 Tübingen


Phone: +49 7071 29-77552


Curriculum Vitae

Since 10/2017 Technical assistant at Senckenberg Centre for Human Evolution and Palaeoenvironment (HEP).
08/2014 – 08/2017

Postdoc Project developed in partnership with Department of Arts and Design of the university PUC-Rio, Brazil.

03/2009-10/2013 PhD Student at Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen, Germany
01/2007 – 02/2009 Tutor in the course "Introduction to Pollen Analysis” and field work for the BMBF Project 3D Bio-filter at Geociences University Tübingen

Master´s Student at Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio Grande do Sul (PUCRS), Brazil

01/2001 – 02/2003 Field biologist for t project “Inventory of epiphytical orchids and their pollinators in Plateau of Araucarias in southern Brazil” at PUCRS, Brazil
1996-2000 Graduate studies in biology at PUCRS, Brazil


Laboratory manager, field and teaching activities;

In charge of the Phenom Desktop Electron Microscope


Fuentes, R., Ono, R., Carlos, J., Kerfant, C., Sriwigati, Miranda, T., Azis, N., Sofian, H.O., Pawlik, A. (2020). Stuck within notches: Direct evidence of plant processing during the last glacial maximum to Holocene in North Sulawesi. Journal of Archeological Science: reports 30 (2020) 102207. doi.org/10.1016/j.jasrep.2020.102207

Ebner, M., Poli, F., Keil, R., Radtke, R. & Miranda, T. (2020). Die Epiphyten in den Baumkronen des brasilianischen Küstenregenwaldes als Modelle zur Gewinnung und Einsparung von Wasser. In: Werneburg I., Betz O. Phylogenie, Funktionsmorphologie und Bionik. Schriften zum 60. Phylogenetischen Symposium in Tübingen. Scidinge Hall Verlag Tübingen, 332 Seiten. ISBN: 978-3-947020-10-2

Fuentes, R., Ono, R., Nakajima, N., Nishizawa, H., Siswanto, J., azis, N., Sriwigati, Sofian, H.O., Miranda, T., Pawlik, A. (2019) Technological and behavioural complexity in expedient industries: The
importance of use-wear analysis for understanding flake assemblages
. Journal of Archeological Science 112 (2019) 105031.

Crazzolara, C., Ebner, M., Platis, A., Miranda, T., Bange, J., Junginger, A. (2019). A new multicopter-based unmanned aerial system for pollen and spores collection in the atmospheric boundary layer. Atmospheric Measurement Techniques 12, 1581-1598. doi: 10.5194/amt-2018-305.

Miranda, T., Ebner, M., Traiser, C. Roth-Nebelsick, A. (2013). Diurnal pattern of stomatal conductance in the large-leaved temperate liana Aristolochia macrophylla depends on spatial position within the leaf lamina. Annals of Botany111(5):905-15. doi:10.1093/aob/mct061

Tötzke, C., Miranda, T., Konrad, W., Gout, J., Kardjilov, N., Dawson, M., Manke I., Roth-Nebelsick, A. (2013) Visualization of embolism formation in the xylem of liana stems using neutron radiography.  Annals of Botany 111(4). https://doi.org/10.1093/aob/mct014

Miranda T.  (2013). Water Relations of Lianas. Dissertation der Mathematisch-Naturwissenschaftlichen Fakultät der Eberhard-Karls-Universität Tübingen, 99p.

Ebner, M., Roth-Nebelsick A., Miranda, T., Lopes J., Belmonte S., Coreixas Kuroki I., Kuroki I. (2013). Bromelias Bromeliads. 3D Technologies: Unveiling the past, shaping the future, 1. edited by Jorge Lopes, Antonio Brancaglion Jr, Serg io AlexAzevedo, Heran Werner Jr., chapter Bromelias Bromeliads: pages 132-139; Lexicon., ISBN: 978-85-8300-003-7

Voigt D., Roth-Nebelsick A., Miranda T., Ebner M., Gorb S. (2012). Visualization of small water droplets on surfaces with different degree of wettability by using Cryo-Scanning Electron Microscopy. Journal of Advanced Microscopy Research 7(1-7):1-4. doi:10.1166/jamr.2012.1091

Roth-Nebelsick  A., Ebner  M., Miranda T., Gottschalk V., Voigt D., Gorb S., Stegmaier T., Sarsour J., Linke M., Konrad W. (2012). Leaf surface structures enable the endemic Namib desert grass Stipagrostis sabulicola to irrigate itself with fog water. Journal of the Royal Society Interface 9(73):1965-74. https://doi.org/10.1098/rsif.2011.0847

Ebner, M., Miranda, T., Roth-Nebelsick A. (2011). Efficient fog harvesting by Stipagrostis sabulicola (Namib dune bushman grass). Journal of Arid Environments 75(6):524-531. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jaridenv.2011.01.004

Ebner, M., Miranda, T., Roth-Nebelsick, A.  (2010). Fog harvest by Stipagrostis sabulicola as a survival strategy to overcome water stress on sand dunes of the hyper arid Namib Desert.  Gobabeb Newsletter of the Research Station Namib 5(2): 16.

Miranda, T., Ebner, M., Solé, M., Kwet, A. (2006). Spatial, seasonal and intra polulational variation in the diet of Pseudis  cardosoi (Anura-Hylidae) from the  araucaria Plateau of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil. South American Journal of Herpetology South American J. of Herpetology, 1(2):121-130. https://doi.org/10.2994/1808-9798(2006)1[121:SSAIVI]2.0.CO;2

Solé, M.  &  Miranda, T. (2006).  Sub- Aquatic feeding in the Hylidae frog Pseudis cardosoi (Anura, Hylidae) from Rio Grande do Sul, southern Brazil. Bol. De la Asoc. Herp. Esp. 2006, 17: 101-102.

Miranda, T., Ebner, M., Solé, M., Kwet, A. (2005). Estimativa populacional de Pseudis cardosoi (Anura: Hylidae), com emprego de método fotográfico para reconhecimento individual. Biociências 13:49-54.

Kwet, A., Miranda, T., Zillikens, A. (2004). Hyla albomarginata Geographic  distribution. Herpetological Review 35:78.

Kwet, A. & Miranda, T. (2002). Hyla parasina First Record. Herpetological Review 4(32):271.

Kwet, A., Solé, M., Miranda, T., Melchiors, J., Naya, D.E., Maneyro, R. (2002).  First record of Hyla albopunctata Spix, 1824 (Anura: Hylidae) in Uruguay, with comments on the advertiment call. Revista oficial de la Asociacion Espanola de Bioetica y Etica Medica - Bol. Asoc. Herp. Esp. 13:1-2.

Kwet, A. & Miranda, T.  (2001). Zur Biologie und Taxonomie der Schwarz-Kröte Melanophryniscus atroluteus (Miranda-Ribeiro, 1920). Herpetofauna 134:19-27.