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Ecological Colloquia of the Institute for Zoology

WS 2020/2021

  • 18.11.2020 - 13:00 Uhr
    Dennis Prausse & Jan Zaabe, Phytolinc, Gateway Gründungsservice der Universität zu Köln
    "Phytolinc - the green water treatment - A Spin-off from the University of Cologne"
  • 09.12.2020 - 13:00 Uhr
    Sabine Schiwitza & Tobias Romankiewicz, General Ecology, University of Cologne
    "Mapping sequences to protist morphospecies exemplified by acanthoecid choanoflagellates"
    "Variability of traits of bacterivorous protists and individual behaviour as potential trigger for
    deterministic chaos"
  • 13.01.2021 - 12:00 Uhr
    Dr. Alon Silberbush, University of Haifa, Israel
    "The Effects of Kairomones on Mosquito Behavior and Life History Traits"
  • 20.01.2021 - 13:00 Uhr
    Anna Busch & Jennifer Werner, General Ecology, University of Cologne
    "Sunscreen mucilage: a photoprotective adaptation of terrestrial microalgae (Zygnematophyceae)"
    "Retention effects through protistan dominated biofilms in the River Rhine"
  • 27.01.2021 - 13:00 Uhr
    Manon Hohlfeld & Alexandra Rybarski, General Ecology, University of Cologne
    "The structure and functioning of deep-sea microbial communities"
    "High diversity and the adaptation of aquatic protists to extreme conditions in the Atacama Desert"
  • 03.02.2021 - 13:00 Uhr
    Prof. Dr. Thomas Mock, Chair in Marine Microbiology , School of Environmental Sciences, University of East Anglia, Norwich Research Park, Norwich, UK
    "From pole to pole – the adaptive evolution of diatoms to conditions of global change"
  • 10.02.2021 - 13:00 Uhr
    Isabelle Marie Kramer, Senckenberg Biodiversity and Climate Research Centre, Frankfurt am Main
    "The genomic footprint to environmental adaptation in natural populations of Aedes aegypti (yellow fever mosquito) sampled along an altitudinal gradient in Nepal
  • 17.02.2021
    Prof. Dr. Eva Nowack, Institut für Mikrobielle Zellbiologie Heinrich-Heine-Universität, Düsseldorf
    "From microbial symbioses to organellogenesis – On the search for factors enabling the genetic integration of intracellular bacteria"

Venue via Zoom Meeting

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