Graduate School HIGRADE

PhD at Vislab

HIGRADE Fall Conference, October 2nd, 2012

Location: Leipzig KUBUS, hall 1

PROGRAM

Time 1st Session, hall 1A 2nd Session, hall 1CD
9:00-
9:15
Welcome address of Prof. Olaf Kolditz, spokesperson HIGRADE  
9:15-
9:30 h
Moderation: Jörg Hausmann, Department Monitoring & Exploration Technologies

Presentations
Moderation: Steffi Böhme, Department Bioanalytical Ecotoxicology

Presentations
10:30-
11:00 h                                                 Coffee Break
11:00-
12:00 h
Moderation: Jörg Hausmann, Department Monitoring & Exploration Technologies

Presentations
Moderation: Steffi Böhme, Department Bioanalytical Ecotoxicology

Presentations
12:00-
12:45 h
DoIt-Information for PhD students at UFZ
(poster presentation)
 
12:45-
13:45 h                                                 Lunch Break
13:45-
14:45 h
Moderation: Agnes Kühnert, Department Bioanalytical Ecotoxicology

Presentations
Moderation: Simone Lampa, Department of Conservation Biology

Presentations
14:45-
15:15 h                                                  Coffee Break
15:15-
16:15 h
Moderation: Agnes Kühnert, Department Bioanalytical Ecotoxicology

Presentations
16:15-
17:15 h
                                     Interactive Discussion about                                        supervising PhD students, Foyer Kubus                               
17:15-
18:00 h                                            
Award Ceremony

                                            Moderation: Dr. Vera Bissinger, HIGRADE
                                                                    hall 1 AB
After
18:00 h                                          Big Party for all,
Foyer Kubus

                                                                open end                     

Best presentations of HIGRADE Fall Conference 2012:

Session 1

1st prize: Anja Nordt, Conservation Biology

Title: Sleepless in the city - artificial night light and traffic noise impacts European blackbirds

2nd prize: Hanna Weise, Ecological Modelling

Title: A symphony that's hard to conduct: Exploring the performance of policy instruments that govern land use decisions in the context of bioenergy production with an agent-based model

3rd prize: Birgit Kemmerling, Ecological Modelling

Title: Bread or water? Discourses of food security and water scarcity in Egypt's agricultural sector

Session 2

1st prize: Susan Schamfuß, Environmental Microbiology

Title: Fungal mycelia: The World's Largest Underground System

2nd prize: Iris Adam, Environmental Biotechnology

Title: Small and hungry - Cleaning job of scruffy microbes

3rd prize: Arne Bahr, Isotope Biogeochemistry

Title: Trapping of contaminant-degrading bacteria

CONGRATULATIONS!

Winners and Jury of the 1st Session HIGRADE Fall Conference 2012

Winners HIGRADE Fall Conference 2012/ 1st session

Left to right: Martin Lange (Jury), Birgit Kemmerling, Anja Nordt, Hanna Weise, Dana Kühnel (Jury), Tilo Arnhold (Jury)

Winners and Jury of the 2nd Session HIGRADE Fall Conference 2012

Winners 2nd Session HIGRADE Fall Conference 2012

Left to Right: Arne Bahr, Susan Schamfuß, Iris Adam, Dr. Thomas Banitz (Jury), Andreas Staak (Jury), Michaela Gasch (Jury)