Masterarbeiten 2012

  • Aschmann Claudia (2012). Einfluss des Therapiehunde-Teams auf die Mitmachbereitschaft und Kommunikation in der Ergotherapie: Eine Pilotstudie. (PD Dr. Dennis C. Turner, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Barendregt Christoph (2012). Plant-symbiont interaction in the Rhizosphere - Is there a beneficial effect of symbiont diversity on plant productivity and coexistence?. (Prof. Dr. Bernhard Schmid, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Bürkli Anja (2012). Natural selection on life-history traits in two pre-modern Swiss villages: Prerequisites, presence and evolutionary response. (Dr. Erik Postma, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Büttel Muriel (2012). The effect of genetics on infectious keratoconjunctivitis in Alpine ibeyx (Capra ibex). (Prof. Dr. Lukas Keller, Iris Biebach, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Deplazes Lucretia (2012). Key-habitat characteristics of the three-toed woodpecker (Picoides tridactylus alpinus) - An indicator species of biodiversity in mountain forests. (Prof. Dr. Lukas Keller, Dr. Kurt Bollmann, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Egloff Nicole (2012). Fischabstieg bei Flusskraftwerken und die Bedeutung von Umgehungsgerinnen. (Prof. Dr. Tony Wilson, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Erb Angela (2012). Impact of changing shrub cover in the Arctic on the shortwave reflected and transmitted radiation. (Dr. Gabriela Schaepman-Strub, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Fehlbaum Nina (2012). Der praktische Teil des obligatorischen Sachkundenachweises für Hundehalter in der Deutschschweiz - Ein sinnvolles und nachhaltiges Projekt? (PD Dr. Dennis C. Turner, Prof. Dr. Barbara König, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Ferrari Manuela (2012). Cooperation versus exploitation: Communal nursing in house mice (Mus domesticus). (Prof. Dr. Barbara König, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Figini Mara (2012). Stadt Zürich public playgrounds urban play spaces for experiencing nature? (PD Dr. Marcus Hall, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Fletcher Carissa (2012). Macro-geographical variation in the close calls of meerkats (Suricata suricatta). (Prof. Dr. Marta Manser, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Gall Gabriella (2012). Assessment of spatio-temporal shifts in meerkats. (Prof. Dr. Marta Manser, Prof. Dr. Michael E. Schaepman, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Gurm Kiran (2012). Methane Emissions in the Siberian Arctic: Identifying influential variables and upscaling flux estimates with field spectroscopy. (Dr. Gabriela Schaepman-Strub, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Hartman Kyle (2012). Carbon dynamics of soil plant litter exposed to elevated CO2 in a free air carbon dioxide enrichment (FACE) experiment. (PD Dr. Pascal Niklaus, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Horgan Katherine (2012). The structure of host-parasite networks in Zürich cuty gardens. (PD Dr. Lindsay Ann Turnbull, Prof. Dr. Owen L. Petchey, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Karp Denise (2012). The function of nonlinearities in Meerkat alarm calls. (Prof. Dr. Marta Manser, Dr. Simon Townsend, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Kolly Anna (2012). The influence of biodegradable plastics on plant productivity and soil Carbon/Nitrogen content. (Prof. Dr. Helmut Brandl, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Krakowitzer Yvon (2012). 2nd generation biofuels activitities and their potential effects on Switzerland's agronomy sector and energy supply. (Prof. Dr. Bernhard Schmid, Simon Peter, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Moser Florian (2012). Hybridization vs. reproductive isolation: Mating patterns and mechanisms of isolation in Adriatic pipefish (Syngnathidae). (Prof. Dr. Tony Wilson, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Näpflin Kathrin (2012). How innate immune genes shape immune function and fitness in an island population of song sparrows. (Dr. Erik Postma, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Oliveira Emily Miranda (2012). Global scale quantification of functional diversity of bird communities in rural and urban areas. (Prof. Dr. Owen L. Petchey, Dr. Juan Diego Ibanez-Alamo, Dr. Karl Evans, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Pérez González Mariana (2012). Vocal Flexibility in Captive Meerkats (Suricata Suricatta). (Prof. Dr. Marta Manser, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Perez Rodriguez Karina Kristina (2012). Seasonal influence of run-of river hydropower reservoirs in the CH4 dynamics along the Aare river: From sources to transport and emissions. (PD Dr. Pascal Niklaus, Prof. Dr. Bernhard Wehrli, Tonya Del Sontro, Sébastien Sollberger, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Raschein Ursina (2012). Cascading effects of gradual herbivore exclusion on soil arthropods in subalpine grasslands of different productivity. (Prof. Dr. Bernhard Schmid, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Reding Joy (2012). Mate choice in the Grey partridge Perdix perdix: Effects of genotype, environment and hormones. (Prof. Dr. Lukas Keller, Lukas Jenni, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Ritter Nicole (2012). The influence of social and ecological factors on Meerkat sentinel calls and leadership in risky situations in Meerkats. (Prof. Dr. Marta Manser, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Rudin Linda (2012). Cleaning interactions under predation pressure and how they might lead to social tool use. (Prof. Dr. Marta Manser, Redouan Bshary, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Späni Martina (2012). Evolutionary repsonse of Rana temporaria to urban heat islands. (Dr. Josh Van Buskirk, Prof. Dr. Heinz-Ulrich Reyer, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Stachowicz Joanna (2012). Vocal variation in Dama, at the species, population and individual level. (Prof. Dr. Marta Manser, Alan McElligott, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Taylor Rachel (2012). Habitat restoration effectiveness in restoring plant-Seed disperser interactions using Seychelles' Inselbergs as Model Systems. (Dr. Dennis Marinus Hansen, Dr. Christopher Kaiser-Bunbury, James Mougal, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Witt Richard Philip, Excrement feeding: A history of scientific precedents set in feeding practices for cattle. (PD Dr. Marcus Hall, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Zemihn Meike (2012). The function of lost calls in meerkats (Suricata suricatta). (Prof. Dr. Marta Manser, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)