Research for the Environment

CLE Alumni

This is an overview of colleagues that spent a considerable time at the Department of Computational Landscape Ecology or finished their Ph.D. in collaboration with staff from the department.

Dr. Subhasree Das

Dr. Subhashree Das

PhD student in the DAAD project "Integrated Assessment Modelling for Biofuels in India" (2009-2011)
Postdoc- in collaboration with Bioenergy Department (2011-2014)

Present affiliation:
Bayer Crop Science, Monheim am Rhein, NRW, Germany

Carsten Buchmann

Carsten Buchmann

Project Scientist BMBF-Project 'Energy-efficient city Delitzsch' (2012-2015)     

Present affiliation:
Universität Hohenheim
Stuttgart, Germany

Ameur Manceur

Dr. Ameur Manceur

Guest Scientist (2012-2015)  

Present affiliation:
Canada

Dagmar Bankamp

Dagmar Bankamp

Project Scientist GLUES and iEMSs 2012-organisation (2010-2013)     

Present affiliation:
German Centre for Integrative Biodiversity Research (iDiv) Halle-Jena-Leipzig
Leipzig, Germany

Annette Bauer

Annette Bauer

Project scientist PLUREL (2008-2010)

Present affiliation:
Government of Mittelfranken
Ansbach, Germany

Jaromir Borzuchowski

Jaromir Borzuchowski

Guest Ph.D. student (2006-2010)

Present affiliation:
Specialist for GIS and Remote Sensing at
MGGP S.A.
Kraków, Poland

Lara Budic

Lara Budic

Ph.D. student Phylogeomam (2011)

Present affiliation:
Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg
Department of Forest Biometry
Freiburg, Germany

Carsten Dormann

Prof. Dr. Carsten Dormann

Group leader Biotic Ecosystem Services (2002-2011)

Present affiliation:
Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg
Department of Forest Biometry
Freiburg, Germany

Florian Eppink

Dr. Florian Eppink

Project scientist POLATE, GLUES (2008-2011)

Present affiliation:
Landcare Research – Maanaki Whenua
Governance and Policy Team
Auckland, New Zealand

Jeoren Everaars

Jeroen Everaars

Ph.D. student ALARM (2009-2010)

Present affiliation:
Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research – UFZ
Dept. of Ecological Modelling (OESA)
Leipzig, Germany

Christoph Fühner

Dr. Christoph Fühner

Project scientist POLATE (2008)

Present affiliation:
Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research – UFZ
Dept. Environmental and Biotechnology Centre (UBZ)
Leipzig, Germany

Bernd Gruber

Dr. Bernd Gruber

Project scientist Biotic Ecosystem Service Group (2007-2010)

Present affiliation:
University of Canberra
Assistant Professor Institute for Applied Ecology
Canberra, Australia

Cuitlahuac Hernandez Santiago

Cuitlahuac Hernández Santiago

Ph.D. student (2010-2013)

Present affiliation:
Universidad del Mar - UMAR
Profesor-Investigador Laboratorio de SIG
Puerto Ángel, Oaxaca, Mexico

Felix Herzog

Dr. Felix Herzog

Senior scientist (1994-1999)

Present affiliation:
Research Station Agroscope Reckenholz-Tänikon
Head Agricultural landscapes and biodiversity
Zurich, Switzerland

Ulrike Hirt

Dr. Ulrike Hirt

Ph.D. student (1998-2002)
Doctorate degree in 2002 at J.W. Goethe-Universität Frankfurt/M.
Project scientist (2002-2005)

Present affiliation:
Leibniz-Institute of Freshwater Ecology and Inland Fisheries
Berlin, Germany

Annelie Holzkämper

Dr. Annelie Holzkämper

Ph.D. student (2004-2007)
Doctorate degree in 2007 at Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg

Present affiliation:
Research Station Agroscope Reckenholz-Tänikon
Zurich, Switzerland

Nadja Kabisch

Dr. Nadja Kabisch

Ph.D. student PLUREL (2007-2010)
Doctorate degree in 2011 at Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg

Present affiliation:
Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
Department of Geography, Landscape and Biogeography
Berlin, Germany

Sigrid Köhne

Dr. Sigrid Köhne

Project managing scientist POLATE (2008)

Present affiliation:
Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg
EU Research Representative
Halle (Saale), Germany

Eva-Maria Elbert

Eva-Maria Kopf

Ph.D. student (2007-2009)
Guest scientist (2010)

Present affiliation:
Regionalplanung Zürich und Umgebung RZU
Project Leader
Zurich, Switzerland

Casper Kraan

Dr. Casper Kraan

Project scientist Biotic Ecosystem Service Group (2010-2011)

Present affiliation:
National Institute for Water and Atmospheric Reseach
Department of Marine Ecology
Hamilton, New Zealand

Sven Lautenbach

Prof. Dr. Sven Lautenbach

Senior Scientist (2005-2012)

Present affiliation:
Assistant Professor for Landuse Modelling and Ecosystem Services
Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-University of Bonn
Insitute for Geodesy and Geoinformation
Bonn, Germany

Stefan Liersch

Dr. Stefan Liersch

Ph.D. Student NeWater (2005-2009)
Doctorate degree in 2011 at Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg

Present affiliation:
Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK)
Potsdam, Germany

Ameur Manceur

Dr. Ameur Manceur

Scientist (2012-2014)

Present affiliation:
Caprion
Montreal, Canada

Markus Möller

Dr. Markus Möller

Scientist (2000-2005)

Present affiliation:
Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg
Department of Remote Sensing and Cartography
Institute of Geosciences and Geography
Halle (Saale), Germany

Heike Nitsch

Heike Nitsch (Dipl. Geoökol.)

Scientist (2012-2013)
Research management land use options and biodiversity

zur Zeit tätig bei:
Institute for Rural Development Research (ifls)
Frankfurt/Main, Germany

Marion Pause

Dr. Marion Pause

Ph.D. student (2007-2010)
Doctorate degree in 2011 and Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität Munich

Present affiliation:
Research Scientist for Environmental Sensing of WESS
Water & Earth System Science Competence Centre
University of Tuebingen, Germany

Guest Scientist Dept. Monitoring & Exploration Technologies (MET)
Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research – UFZ
Leipzig, Germany

Daniel Petry

Dr. Daniel Petry

Ph.D. student (1997-1999)

Present affiliation:
DVGW - German Technical and Scientific Association for Gas and Water
Bonn, Germany

Matthias Rosenberg

Matthias Rosenberg

Project Scientist for BMBF project (2004-2005)
Guest Ph.D. student (2001-2004)
Project Scientist for BMBF project (2000-2001)

Present affiliation:
Leibniz Institute of Ecological Urban and Regional Development (IOER)
Research Area Landscape Change and Management
Dresden, Germany

Gerd Schmidt

Dr. Gerd Schmidt

Project scientist FLUMAGIS (2002-2005)

Present affiliation:
Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg
Institute of Geosciences and Geography
Halle (Saale), Germany

Karsten Schulz

Prof. Dr. Karsten Schulz

Group leader Remote Sensing and Data Assimilation (2004-2007)

Present affiliation:
University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna (BOKU)
Institute of Water Management, Hydrology and Hydraulic Engineering (IWHW)
Vienna, Austria

Vanessa Stauch

Dr. Vanessa Stauch

Ph.D. student (2004-2007)
Doctorate Degree in 2007 at Potsdam University

Present affiliation:
Deutscher Wetterdienst (DWD)
Offenbach, Germany

Uta Steinhardt

Prof. Dr. Uta Steinhardt

PostDoc and guest scientist (1994-2002)

Present affiliation:
University of Applied Sciences in Eberswalde
Faculty of Landscape Management and Nature Conservation
Eberswalde, Germany

Michael Strohbach

Dr. Michael Strohbach

Ph.D. Student PLUREL (2007-2011)

Present affiliation:
Johann Heinrich von Thünen-Institute (vTI)
Institut for Biodiversity
Braunschweig, Deutschland

Ralf-Uwe Syrbe

Dr. Ralf-Uwe Syrbe

Project scientist (1993-1994)

Present affiliation:
Leibniz Institute of Ecological Urban and Regional Development (IÖR)
Dresden, Germany

Antje Ullrich

Antje Ullrich

Ph.D. student (2001-2006)
Project scientist KIDS (2007-2010)

Present affiliation:
Federal Environmental Agency (Umweltbundesamt, UBA)
Dessau, Germany

Thilo Weichel

Dr. Thilo Weichel

Ph.D. student (2005-2008)

Present affiliation:
Landesbetrieb für Hochwasserschutz und Wasserwirtschaft Sachsen-Anhalt (LHW)
Halle (Saale), Germany

Barbara Willaarts

Dr. Bárbara Willaarts

Guest Ph.D. student (2007/2008)

Present affiliation:
Observatorio del Agua-Fundación Botín
Centro de Estudios e Investigaciones de Riesgos Agrarios y Medioambientales (CEIGRAM)
Universidad Politécnica de Madrid
Madrid, Spain

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Beckmann, M., Bruelheide, H., Erfmeier, A., (2014):
Local performance of six clonal alien species differs between native and invasive regions in Germany and New Zealand
Austral Ecol. 39 (4), 378 - 387

Beckmann, M., Václavík, T., Manceur, A.M., Šprtová, L., von Wehrden, H., Welk, E., Cord, A.F., (2014):
glUV: a global UV-B radiation data set for macroecological studies
Methods Ecol. Evol. 5 (4), 372 - 383

Bonumá, N.B., Rossi, C.G., Arnold, J.G., Reichert, J.M., Minella, J.P., Allen, P.M., Volk, M., (2014):
Simulating landscape sediment transport capacity by using a modified SWAT model
J. Environ. Qual. 43 (1), 55 - 66

Brosinsky, A., Lausch, A., Doktor, D., Salbach, C., Merbach, I., Gwillym-Margianto, S., Pause, M., (2014):
Analysis of spectral vegetation signal characteristics as a function of soil moisture conditions using hyperspectral remote sensing
J. Indian Soc. Remote Sens. 42 (2), 311 - 324

Cerro, I., Antigüedad, I., Srinavasan, R., Sauvage, S., Volk, M., Sanchez-Perez, J.M., (2014):
Simulating land management options to reduce nitrate pollution in an agricultural watershed dominated by an alluvial aquifer
J. Environ. Qual. 43 (1), 67 - 74