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Not one, but two seminars: Björn Lindahl about symbiotic composition in boreal soils & Paul Ashton about genes and grasses in meadow

Seminars of Department of Botany, Doctoral School of Earth Sciences and Ecology and Centre of Excellence EcolChange Speaker1: Prof. Björn Lindahl is based at Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden. He is visiting the Department of Botany to act … Continue reading

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Martin Novak about Isotope constraints on N2-fixation and denitrification

Seminar Centre of Excellence EcolChange Speaker: Dr. Martin Novak from Czech Geological Survey, Prague Title of the talk: Isotope constraints on N2-fixation and denitrification in Central European peatlands Additionaly: local PhD students – Alisa Krasnova, Thomas Schindler, Mohit Masta – will … Continue reading

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Andres Metspalu about biobanks and personalized medicine

Seminar of Department of Botany and Centre of Excellence EcolChange Speaker: Andres Metspalu is professor of biotechnology at the Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, University of Tartu, and head of Estonian Genome Centre. Title of the talk: From biobanking to personalized … Continue reading

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EcolChange seminar – Melissa McCormick about orchid mycorrhiza

Seminar of Department of Botany and Centre of Excellence EcolChange Speaker: Melissa McCormick is ecologist at the Smithsonian Environmental Research Center, USA. She visitis Department of Botany to act as opponent at the PhD defence of Jane Oja on November 8th, … Continue reading

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EcolChange seminar – Ebe Merilo about stomatal regulation of crops

Seminar of Department of Botany and Centre of Excellence EcolChange Speaker: Ebe Merilo is senior researcher at the Institute of Technology, University of Tartu. Title of the talk: Stomatal regulation of crops Time: Thursday, 25. October 2018 at 15.15 Place: Tartu, … Continue reading

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EcolChange seminar – Bengt-Gunnar Jonsson about the forest cover changes in Scandinavia

Seminar of Department of Botany and Centre of Excellence EcolChange Speaker: Bengt-Gunnar Jonsson is Professor of Plant Ecology at Mid Sweden University. His research focuses on forest history and dynamics and its role in maintaining forest biodiversity. He has played an … Continue reading

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EcolChange seminar – Nele Ingerpuu about the new trends in bryology

Seminar of Department of Botany and Centre of Excellence EcolChange Speaker: Nele Ingerpuu is senior researcher at the Department of Botany, Tartu University. Title of the talk: Some new trends in bryology  Time: Tuesday, 04. October 2018 at 15.15 Place: … Continue reading

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EcolChange seminar – Kitty Gehring about the effects of climate change and invasive species on root-fungi

Seminar of Department of Botany and Centre of Excellence EcolChange Speaker: Prof. Catherine (Kitty) Gehring is based at the Northern Arizona University, AZ, USA. She is visiting the Department of Botany to act as opponent at the PhD defence of … Continue reading

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EcolChange seminar – Borja Jimenéz-Alfaro about the biogeography of plant communities

Seminar of Department of Botany and Centre of Excellence EcolChange Speaker: Dr. Jimenéz-Alfaro is senior postdoctoral researcher at University of Oviedo, Spain. He is visiting the Department of Botany, Tartu University to act as opponent at the PhD defence of Kersti … Continue reading

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EcolChange seminar – Leonardo Magalhães about what affects Amazonian biodiversity

Seminar of Department of Botany and Centre of Excellence EcolChange Speaker: Leonardo Magalhães is a Brazilian doctorate student and is currently visiting the macroecology team of the Department of Botany Title of the talk: Amazonian biodiversity linked to past and current … Continue reading

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