PhD Theses 2015

  • Bichsel Manuel (2015). The Infection Dynamics of Insertion Sequences. (Prof. Dr. Andreas Wagner, Prof. Dr. Andrew D. Barbour, Prof. Dr. Hanna Kokko, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Brezzi Matteo Guido Giuseppe (2015). Influence of tree species richness on arthropod community patterns and foliar herbivory plus allometric equations to predict tree biomass. (Prof. Dr. Bernhard Schmid, Prof. Dr. Andrew Hector, Prof. Dr. Christian Wirth, Prof. Dr. Hervé Jactel, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Brunner Patrick (2015). Does a mouse have a friend? Individual recognition in the African striped mouse (Rhabdomys pumilio). (PD Dr. Carsten Schradin, CNRS Strasbourg, France; Prof. Dr. Barbara König, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • De Luca Enrica (2015). Mechanisms underlying plant community productivity, stability and assembly. (Prof. Dr. Bernhard Schmid, Prof. Dr. Andrew Hector, Dr. Alexandra Weigelt, PD Dr. Christiane Roscher, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Karbin Saeed (2015). Effects of Global Change on Soil Methane Dynamics. (PD Dr. Pascal A. Niklaus, Prof. Dr. Bernhard Schmid, Prof. Dr. Michael W.I. Schmidt, Prof. Dr. Martin Schroth, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Manser Andri (2015). Gene Drive and Sexual Selection in House Mice. (Prof. Dr. Barbara König, PD Dr. Anna Lindholm, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Nietlisbach Pirmin (2015). Evolutionary Genetics of Heterozygosity in an Island Population of Song Sparrows. (Prof. Dr. Lukas F. Keller , Dr. Erik Postma, Prof. Dr. Jon Slate, Prof. Dr. Marta B. Manser, Prof. Dr. Jérôme Goudet, Prof. Dr. Homayoun C. Bagheri, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Palamara Gian Marco (2015). Theoretical and empirical studies on population dynamics, species interactions and extinctions. (Prof. Dr. Owen Petchey, Prof. Dr. Lukas Keller, Prof. Dr. Gustav Delius, Dr. Matthew Smith, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Pellkofer Sarah Dacia (2015). Soil biodiversity and ecosystem functioning. (Prof. Dr. Bernhard Schmid, Prof. Dr. Marcel van der Heijden; Prof. Dr. Owen L. Petchey, Prof. Dr. Helmut Brandl, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Plebani Marco (2015). Effects of temperature on the population dynamics, biotic interactions, and diversity of freshwater protists. (Prof. Dr. Owen L. Petchey, Dr. Dennis M. Hansen, Dr. Josh Van Buskirk, Dr. Guy Woodward, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Zeender Valérian (2015). Effects of temperature, photoperiod and developmental stage on diapause in black scavenger flies (Diptera: Sepsidae). (Prof. Dr. Wolf U. Blanckenhorn, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)