Botany related studies

core projectsProjekttitelPrincipal investigatorsPeriod
Botany (Core project)Land use, plant diversity and plant related processesFischer2006-2020
BeechGenSpatial dynamics of intraspecific variation in beech (fagus sylvatica): environmental and human impacts and their importance for forest ecosystems Finkeldey, Gailing 2008-2011
BELOWAnalysis of root traits to test for environmental filtering and niche complementarity in grassland communitiesBruelheide, Jandt, Scheel2014-2017
BERichUsing enrichment planting to test for environmental filtering and niche complementarity in grassland communites Bruelheide, Jandt 2011-2014
BETolVariation of plant drought tolerance in grasslands: effects on community assembly and ecosystem resilienceEngelbrecht 2014-2020
BioCompRelating nutrient concentrations, fibre contents and isotopic signals of grassland biomass to biodiversity patterns, ecosystem processes and landuse intensity using multi-temporal data generated with near infrared spectroscopy (NIRS)Hölzel, Kleinebecker 2009-2014
ClimateChangeThe role of biodiversity in controlling biogeochemical processes under experimental climate change in grassland and forest systemsDormann, Scherer-Lorenzen 2008-2011
EpiDivEpigenetische Diversität von Gründlandpflanzen in den Biodiversitäts-ExploratorienBossdorf, Durka2014-2017
ESCAPEEffects of disturbance and seed addition on plant community assembly and ecosystem functionsHamer, Hölzel, Kleinbecker 2014-2020
GenLinkThe link between genetic diversity and species diversity: patterns and processes in grassland plantsDurka 2008-2011
GENLANDThe relationship between neutral and adaptive genetic diversity in the context of historic and present land use and landscape structureDurka, Auge2011-2014
HydroNicheResource fluctuations and niche separation in plant communities: Can landuse effects on soil moisture explain observed patterns in plant diversity? Dormann Hildebrandt 2011-2014
NeighborThe effect of forest management and neighborhood diversity on seasonal tree growth responses Ammer, Schulze 2011-2014
PhylloMethylotrophsBiogeography, genetic and functional diversity of plant growth promoting phyllosphere methylotrophs Kämpfer, Lodders 2008-2011
QuantGenThe evolutionary impact of land use: quantitative genetic diversity and phenotypic selection of grassland plants in the biodiversity exploratoriesAuge, Bossdorf, Prati 2008-2011
RangeShiftUsing biogeographical niche models to predict plant species responses to climate change in interaction with land use Bruelheide, Welk 2009-2013
SADESeed addition and Disturbance ExperimentFischer, Hölzel, Prati2014-2020
ScalingUpScaling up biodiversity exploratory results in space and timeBruelheide, Jandt 2008-2011
SOILFEEDBACKImpact of soil negative feedbacks on plant-species diversity Joshi, Rillig 2011-2014
STOICHIOLand-use effects on plant-herbivore stoichiometry: micro- and macronutrientsBlüthgen, Kleinebecker, Mody2014-2017
TRATSCHComparative transcriptome analysis and phenotypic monitoring of Trifolium pratense (Fabaceae) under land use scenariosBecker, Gemeinholzer, Wissemann2014-2020