PhD Theses 2012

  • Germann Christoph (2012). Molecular Phylogeny and Systematics of Long Legged Flies (Diptera, Dolichopodidae). (Prof. Dr. Wolf Blanckenhorn, Dr. Marco Valerio Bernasconi, Prof. Dr. Alessandro Minelli, Prof. Dr. Elena Conti, PD. Dr. Christian Kropf, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Gregorowius Daniel Jens (2012). Ethical Arguments of Experts and Laypersons in the Ecological Debate on the Use of GM Crops in Swiss Agriculture. (Prof. Dr. Bernhard Schmid, Prof. Dr. Petra Lindemann-Matthies, Prof. Dr. Markus Huppenbauer, Prof. Dr. Beat Keller, Dr. Roger J. Busch, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Kistler Claudia (2012). The Importance of Environmental Enrichment for Explorative Animals in Captivity - Red Foxes (Vulpes vulpes) and Cyprinid Fish as Case Studies. (Prof. Dr. Barbara König, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Kumar Nitin (2012). Oncogenomic Pattern Detection in Cancer Copy Number Alteration Data for Pathway Description and Disease Classification. (Dr. Michael Baudis, Prof. Dr. Andreas Wagner, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Mc Ginty Sorcha (2012). The Role of Horizontal Gene Transfer in Microbial Social Evolution. (Dr. Daniel Rankin, Prof. Dr. Andreas Wagner, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Rauch Silvia (2012). Evolution in Rana temporaria Populations at a Small Geographical Range. (Dr. Josh Van Buskirk, Prof. Dr. Heinz-Ulrich Reyer, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Rossetti Valentina (2012). Evolutionary Paths towards Multicellularity and Cellular Differentiation: A Study of Developmental Strategies in Cyanobacteria. (Prof. Dr. Homayoun Bagheri, Prof. Dr. Martin Ackermann, Prof. Dr. Andrew Barbour, Prof. Dr. Sebastian Bonhoeffer, Prof. Dr. Andreas Wagner, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Schärer Martin Alexander (2012). Protein Structures and Protein Interfaces: Explorations in Bioinformatics and Structural Biology. (Dr. Guido Capitani, Prof. Dr. Andreas Wagner, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Schirrmeister Bettina (2012). The Evolution of Morphological Complexity in Cyanobacteria. (Prof. Dr. Homayoun C Bagheri, Prof. Dr. Lukas Keller, Prof. Dr. Kentaro K Shimizu, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Winkler Jasmin Daniela (2012). Ecological and Evolutionary Implications of Stressful Conditions in the Common Frog Rana Temporaria. (Dr. Josh Van Buskirk, Prof. Dr. Heinz-Ulrich Reyer, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Wright Jeremiah (2012). The Acquisition of Valued Phenotypes. (Prof. Dr. Andreas Wagner, Martin Ackermann, Jack Pronk, Prof. Dr. Homayoun Bagheri, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Züst Tobias (2012). Insect Herbivores as Drivers of Natural Selection. (Prof. Dr. Bernhard Schmid, PD Dr. Lindsay A. Turnbull, Prof. Dr. Daniel J. Kliebenstein, Prof. Dr. Kentaro Shimizu, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)