We welcome Ismail Bekar as a new PhD student in the Forest Ecology Group! Ismail studied Biology at Hacettepe University in Ankara, Turkey where he graduated in 2016 with a master thesis entitled "The role of anthropogenic and natural factors in shaping recent fire regimes in Mediterranean ecosystems". He got Swiss Government Excellence Scholarship in 2016 and at the moment he is working on fire ecology and modelling.
Welcome, Gunnar Petter
We welcome Gunnar Petter as a new postdoc in the Forest Ecology Group! Gunnar studied Geoecology at the TU Braunschweig (Germany) where he graduated with his diploma thesis entitled “Simulating the population dynamics of Corbicula fluminea under varying environmental conditions - An energy budget based approach“