Research for the Environment

Chen Xiu

PhD student/ Guest Scientist

Room 343c
Department of Conservation Biology
Helmholtz Center for Environmental Research- UFZ
Permoserstr. 15
04318 Leipzig

Tel: 0341 235 1047
Fax: 0341 235 2791

chen.xiu@ufz.de

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Research Career

2010.3 - 2012.3

PhD research in UFZ with DAAD-CAS scholarship programme

From 2007

Ph.D. Ecology, Research Center for Eco-Environmental Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China

2003 - 2007

B.S. Ecology, College of Life Sciences, Yunnan University, China

Research interests

Ecology, Floodplain vegetation and riparian ecosystem

Project

Titel:Comparison study on the response of riparian vegetation biodiversity to hydrological changes in the Hai river (China) and the Elbe (Germany) floodplain

Institution: Helmholtz Center for Environmental Research - UFZ
Project Duration: March 2010 - March 2012
Partner: Research Center for Eco-environmental Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences,China


Presentation

Xiu C., Scholz M., Gerisch M., Ilg C., Ouyang ZY. Longitudinal distribution of riparian vegetation in a Chinese temporary stream. Comm. Meeting of the Ecological Society of Germany, Switzerland and Austria, (Gießen).


Recent Publications

JAX, K. (Ed.)(2010): Ecosystem functioning Cambridge Univ. Press, Cambridge, 272 S.

Fisheries and Fish-eating Vertebrates as a Model Case
Series: Environmental Science and Engineering
Subseries: Environmental Science
Klenke, R.A.; Ring, I.; Kranz, A.; Jepsen, N.; Rauschmayer, F.; Henle, K. (Eds.)
2013, XIV, 347 p. 64 illus., 36 in color.

JAX. K. & A. SCHWARZ (2011): Competing terms. Chapter 11,. In: SCHWARZ, A. & K. JAX (eds.): Ecology Revisited: Reflecting on Concepts, Advancing Science. Dordrecht, Springer: 155-159.

SCHWARZ, A. & K. JAX (eds.): Ecology Revisited: Reflecting on Concepts, Advancing Science. Dordrecht, Springer: 444 p.

BIODIVERSITY AND CONSERVATION Volume 20, Number 5, 1057-1072, DOI: 10.1007/s10531-011-0015-2

Effects of species turnover on reserve site selection in a fragmented landscape - Birgit Felinks, Renata Pardini, Marianna Dixo, Klaus Follner, Jean P. Metzger und Klaus Henle

BRECKLING, B., PE'ER, G. & Y.G. MATSINOS (2011). Cellular Automata in Ecological Modelling. In: JOPP, F., REUTER, H., BRECKLING, B. (Eds.): Modelling Complex Ecological Dynamics.  Springer: 105-117.

BRECKLING, B., PE'ER, G. & Y.G. MATSINOS (2011). Cellular Automata in Ecological Modelling. In: JOPP, F., REUTER, H., BRECKLING, B. (Eds.): Modelling Complex Ecological Dynamics. Springer: 105-117.

http://www.sciencemag.org/content/331/6021/1139.summary

Science-Policy Interface: Beyond Assessments - Mike Hulme, Martin Mahony, Silke Beck, Christoph Görg, Bernd Hansjürgens, Jennifer Hauck, Carsten Nesshöver, Axel Paulsch, Marie Vandewalle, Heidi Wittmer, Stefan Böschen, Peter Bridgewater, Mariteuw Chimère Diaw, Pierre Fabre, Aurelia Figueroa, Kong Luen Heong, Horst Korn, Rik Leemans, Eva Lövbrand, Mohd Norowi Hamid, Chad Monfreda, Roger Pielke, Jr., Josef Settele, Marten Winter, Alice B. M. Vadrot, Sybille van den Hove and Jeroen P. van der Sluijs, Science 5 August 2011: 697-698.