Research for the Environment

Programme 2015

19 January 2015, 3pm - Christian Laforsch (Universtiy of Bayreuth)
Microplastics in aquatic ecosystems


Programme 2014

1rst December 2014, 2pm - Klaus Kaiser (Martin-Luther-University Halle)
Dissolved organic matter in soils and beyond

16th June 2014, 1pm - Luis Samaniego (UFZ)
An open-source distributed mesoscale hydrologic model
- mHM in a nutshell and applications -

28th April 2014, 3pm - Stefan Stoll (Senckenberg-Institute)
River restoration: what are key variables for success or failure?

17th March 2014, 3pm - Katrin Premke (IGB, ZALF)
Connecting processes and structures driving the landscape C dynamics over scales


Programme 2013

18th November 2013, 3pm - Alfred Johnny Wüest (EAWAG)
Double diffusion and methane in Lake Kivu – "interfacing" environmental science and engineering

17th June 2013, 3pm - Pirkko Kortelainen (Finnish Environment Institute, Helsinki, Finland)
Carbon and greenhouse gas concentrations in boreal lakes – links to water chemistry, land use and climate

27th May 2013, 3pm - Helmut Hillebrand (Director, Institute for Chemistry and Biology of the Marine Environment (ICBM), Carl-von-Ossietzky University Oldenburg)
The role of stoichiometry for biodiversity and ecosystem functioning

6nd May 2013, 3pm - Daniel von Schiller (Catalan Institute for Water Research (ICRA), Parc Científic i Tecnològic de la Universitat de Girona, Spain)
Ecosystem functioning in Mediterranean streams

15th April 2013, 3pm - Thomas U. Benendonk (TU Dresden, Institute for Hydrobiology)
Basic and applied evolutionary ecology in freshwater microbes: Thermal adaptation in Paramecium and antibiotic resistance in E. coli

8nd April 2013, 3pm - Prof. Dr. Jens Boenigk (University Duisburg-Essen, General Botany)
Einsatzmöglichkeiten der Hochdurchsatzsequenzierung in der mikrobiellen Ökologie und Diversitätsforschung am Beispiel der Nischendifferenzierung von Goldalgen

18th March 2013, 3pm - Jörg E. Drewes (NSF Engineering Research Center ReNUWIt, Colorado School of Mines, USA)
Reinventing the Nation’s Urban Water Infrastructure to Increase the Sustainability of Cities

11th March 2013, 3pm - Prof. Dr. Nikolay Filatov (Director of Northern Water Problems Institute, Karelian Research Center, Russian Academy of Sciences, Petrozavodsk, Russia)
Lakes of northwest Russia and the White Sea: Environment and ecosystem dynamics influenced by global change

21th January 2013, 3pm - Hendrik Schubert (Universität Rostock, Institut für Biowissenschaften, Lehrstuhl Ökologie)
Identification of long term trends in eutrophication in a shallow brackish ecosystem by means of (taxonomic) phytoplankton parameters



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