Institute of Environmental Sciences

Table of contents

2009

  • Fakheran Esfahani Sima (2009). Effects of landsacape characteristics on fragmented wetland plant communities and experimental metapopulations of Arabidopsis thaliana. (Prof. Dr. Bernhard Schmid, Prof. Dr. Jasmin Joshi, Dr. Lindsay Turnbull, Dr. Janine Bolliger, Prof. Dr. Andrew Hector, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Haase Josephine Ulrike (2009). Biodiversity and ecosystem functioning: The effects of tree and litter diversity. (Prof. Dr. Andrew Hector, Dr. Daniel Prati, Dr. Harald Auge, Prof. Dr. Bernhard Schmid, Prof. Dr. Stefan Scheu, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Home Robert (2009). The social value of urban nature in Switzerland. (Prof. Dr. Bernhard Schmid, Dr. Petra Lindemann-Matthies, Dr. Marcel Hunziker, Dr. Nicole Bauer, Dr. Peter Hay, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Moradi Hossein (2009). Biodiversity, Climate Change and Environmental Impact Assessment. (Prof. Dr. Bernhard Schmid, Prof. Dr. Andrew Hector, Prof. Dr. Jasmin Joshi, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Marquard Elisabeth (2009). Mechanisms of biodiversity-productivity relationships. (Prof. Dr. Bernhard Schmid, Dr. Alexandra Weigelt, Prof. Dr. Andrew Hector, Prof. Dr. Markus Fischer, Dr. Walter Durka, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Paul-Victor Cloé (2009). Seed size, growth and flowering strategy in annual plants. (Prof. Dr. B. Schmid, Dr. L. Turnbull, Prof. Dr. U. Grossniklaus, Prof. Dr. K. Shimizu, Dr. D. Purves, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Petermann Jana S. (2009). On biodiversity in grasslands: Coexistence, invasion and multitrophic interactions. (Prof. Dr. Bernhard Schmid, Prof. Dr. Christine Müller, Prof. Dr. Jasmin Joshi, Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Weisser, Dr. Gerlinde de Deyn, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Philipson Christopher David (2009. Plant growth analysis of Bornean Dipterocarpaceae seedlings. (Prof. Dr. Andrew Hector, Prof. Dr. Elena Conti, Dr. Peter Stoll, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Saner Philippe Gérard (2009. Ecosystem carbon dynamics in logged forest of Malaysian Borneo. (Prof. Dr. Andrew Hector, Prof. Dr. Bernhard Schmid, Prof. Dr. Michael Scherer-Lorenzen, Dr. Simon Egli, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Zuël Nicolas (2009. Ecology and conservation of an endangered reptile community on Round Island, Mauritius. (Prof. Dr. Andrew Hector, Dr. Carl Lewis, Prof. Dr. Lukas Keller, Prof. Dr. Stephen Harris, Dr. William Symondson, Dr. Nicholas Cole, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)

2008

  • Abhilasha Dipti (2008). Evolution and life-history traits facilitating establishment of invasive Asteraceae in Europe. (Prof. Dr. Bernhard Schmid, Prof. Dr. Jasmin Joshi, Prof. Dr. Andrew Hector, PD Dr. Helmut Brandl, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Vojtech Eva (2008). Light competition and partitioning in herbaceous vegetation - a test of theory. (Prof. Dr. Andrew Hector, Prof. Dr. Bernhard Schmid, Dr. Eva M. Spehn, Dr. Pascal Niklaus, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Wacker Luca (2008). Diversity effects in early- and mid-successional experimental grasslands. (Prof. Dr. Bernhard Schmid, Dr. Susann Eichenberger-Glinz, Prof. Dr. Andrew Hector, Prof. Dr. Nina Buchmann, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)

2007

  • Härri Simone Anne (2007). Fungal endosymbionts of grasses, and their effects on multitrophic interactions. (Prof. Dr. Chrsitine B. Müller, Prof. Dr. Stanley H. Faeth, Prof. Dr. H. Charles J. Godfray, Prof. Dr. Andrew Hector, Prof. Dr. Adrian Leuchtmann, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Schmitz Martin (2007). How Plant Population Processes Mediate Biodiversity Effects on Ecosystem Functioning. (Prof. Dr. Bernhard Schmid, Prof. Dr. Andrew Hector, Prof. Dr. Wolfgang W. Weisser, Dr. Michael Scherer-Lorenzen, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)

2006

  • Albrecht Matthias (2006). The Effectiveness of the Swiss Agri-Environment Scheme in Promoting Biodiversity and Biotic Interactions in Restored and Adjacent Intensively Managed Farmland. (Prof. Dr. Bernhard Schmid, Prof. Dr. Peter Duelli, Prof. Dr. Christine Müller, Prof. Dr. Ingolf Steffan-Dewenter, Dr. Felix Herzog, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Hansen Dennis Marinus (2006). Ecology, Evolution, and Conservation of Plant-Animal Interactions on Islands. (Prof. Dr. Christine B. Müller, Prof. Dr. Elena Conti, Prof. Dr. Lukas Keller, Prof. Dr. H. Peter Linder, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Hoehn Sophie (2006). Multi-year Demography and Ecological Genetics of the Common Plant Lychnis flos‐cuculi in a Fragmented Landscape. (Prof. Dr. Bernhard Schmid, Prof. Dr. Markus Fischer, Prof. Dr. Christine Müller, Prof. Dr. Nicolas Perrin, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Jacob Gwenaël (2006). Conservation Genetics of the Capercaillie (Tetrao urogallus L.) in the Swiss Alps. (Prof. Dr. Bernhard Schmid, Prof. Dr. Lukas Keller, Prof. Dr. Jacob Höglund, Dr. Felix Gugerli, Dr. Kurt Bollmann, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Kaiser Niels Christopher (2006). Functional Integrity of Plant–Pollinator Communities in Restored Habitats in Mauritius. (Prof. Dr. Christine B. Müller, Dr. Jane Memmott, Prof. Dr. Bernhard Schmid, Prof. Dr. Jens M. Olesen, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Knop Eva (2006). Effectiveness of the Swiss Agri-environment Scheme. (Prof. Dr. Bernhard Schmid, Dr. Felix Herzog, Prof. Dr. Christine Müller, Prof. Dr. Teja Tscharntke, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Mwangi Njorge Peter (2006). Using Phytometers to Study the Effects of Plants Diversity on Ecosystem Functioning. (Prof. Dr. Bernhard Schmid, Prof. Dr. Andrew Hector, Prof. Dr. Wolfgang W. Weisser, Dr. Michael Scherer-Lorenzen, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Thiel Dominik Karl (2006). Behavioral and Physiological Effects in Capercaillie (Tetrao urogallus) Caused by Human Disturbance. (Prof. Dr. Bernhard Schmid, PD Dr. Lukas Jenni, Dr. Susanne Jenni-Eiermann, Prof. Dr. Christine B. Müller, Prof. Dr. Rupert Palme, Prof. Dr. Ilse Storch, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Vergnerie Gillianne (2006). Experimental Ecological Genetics of Fragmented Populations of the Common Plant Lychnis flos-cuculi L. (Prof. Dr. Bernhard Schmid, Prof. Dr. Markus Fischer, Prof. Dr. Christine Müller, Prof. Dr. Giorgina Bernasconi, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Wipf Sonja (2006). Winter Climate Change in Tundra Ecosystems: The Importance of Snow Cover. (Prof. Dr. Bernhard Schmid, Dr. Peter Bebi, Prof. Dr. Christa P. H. Mulder, Prof. Dr. Christine B. Müller, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)

2005

  • Weyand Anne (2005). Drivers of Grassland Biodiversity in the Swiss Alps. (Prof. Dr. Bernhard Schmid, Prof. Dr. Markus Fischer, PD. Dr. Jürg Stöcklin, Prof. Dr. Christine B. Müller, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)

2004

  • Collin Guy (2004). Population Biology of the Endangered Long Lived Perennial Scorzonera Humilia. (Prof. Dr. Diethart Matthies, Prof. Dr. Bernhard Schmid, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Bossdorf Oliver (2004). Ecological Genetics of Plant Invasions: a Case Study on Alliaria petiolata. (Prof. Dr. Bernhard Schmid, Dr. Harald Auge, Dr. Daniel Prati, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)

2001

  • Gautschi Barbara Silvia (2001). Conservation Genetics of the Bearded Vulture (Gypaetus Barbatus). (Prof. Dr. Bernhard Schmid, Prof. Dr. Jacqui Shykoff, Dr. Jürg Paul Müller, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)