Christian Hecht

M.Sc. Geoecology [cand.]


Room 340a
Helmholtz Centre for
Environmental Research - UFZ
Department of Conservation Biology
Permoserstr. 15, 04318 Leipzig

Tel: 0341 235 1643

Christian Hecht

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Main research interests:

  • Floodplain ecology, mire ecology
  • Ecophysiology
  • Vegetaion Analyses and Mapping
  • Vegetation dynamics
  • Interaction Soil-Water-Plant


Academic education

10/15 -

Master of Science in Geoecology [cand.] and Landscape Ecology at Technische Universität Bergakademie Freiberg and University of Greifswald

10/08 - 12/12

Bachelor of Science in Environmental Monitoring and Analysis at HTW Dresden

Bachelor thesis: "Measurement of water potential in roots and leaves of selected
european beech provenances within the framework of an international provenance trial"

Professional activities

seit 05/2017

Helmholtz-Centre for Environmental Research, Leipzig

Research Assistant Department of Nature Conservation Biology, WG Floodplain Ecology

  • Determining potential nutrient retention rates an an ecosystem service in riparian zone using the example of nitrogen - AZOTE