Botany related studies

Project acronymsProjekttitelPrincipal investigatorsPeriod
QuantGenThe evolutionary impact of land use: quantitative genetic diversity and phenotypic selection of grassland plants in the biodiversity exploratoriesAuge
Bossdorf
Prati
2008-2011
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
ScalingUpScaling up biodiversity exploratory results in space and timeBruelheide
Jandt
2008-2011
RangeShiftUsing biogeographical niche models to predict plant species responses to climate change in interaction with land use Bruelheide
Welk
2009-2013
BERichUsing enrichment planting to test for environmental filtering and niche complementarity in grassland communites Bruelheide
Jandt
2011-2014
ClimateChangeThe role of biodiversity in controlling biogeochemical processes under experimental climate change in grassland and forest systemsDormann
Scherer-Lorenzen
2008-2011
HydroNicheResource fluctuations and niche separation in plant communities: Can landuse effects on soil moisture explain observed patterns in plant diversity? Dormann
Hildebrandt
2011-2014
BeechGenSpatial dynamics of intraspecific variation in beech (fagus sylvatica): environmental and human impacts and their importance for forest ecosystems Finkeldey
Gailing
2008-2011
BEECHADAPTGenetic and adaptive variation in beech (Fagus sylvatica): Which factors influence their spatial distribution patterns?Finkeldey 2011-2014
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
SOILFEEDBACKImpact of soil negative feedbacks on plant-species diversity Joshi
Rillig
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