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Ecological Colloquia of the Institute for Zoology

SS 2019

  • 10.04.2019 - 16.00 Uhr
    Jessica Titocci, Meike Hahn, Christian Werner: Aquatic Chemical Ecology, Institute for Zoology, University of Cologne
    PhD Report - Ag von Elert
    "Biodiversity loss and trait-related feedback dynamics in natural plankton community" - by Jessica Titocci
    "Diel vertical migration of Daphnia: Identification of the fish kairomone" - by Meike Hahn
    "The role of dietary lipids for competition in a Daphnia magna population" -  by Christian Werner
  • 17.04.2019 - 16.00 Uhr
    Prof. Dr. H. Merzendorfer, Universität Siegen
    "Chitin: a versatile polymer with numerous functions in terrestrial and marine ecosystems"
  • 24.04.2019 - 16.00 Uhr
    Dr. Kai Horst George, Abt. Meiobenthonische Arthropoda, Zentrum für Marine Biodiversität, Senckenberg am Meer, Wilhelmshaven
    "Fascinating variety at small scales: a brief introduction into the Meiobenthos"
  • 15.05.2019 - 16.00 Uhr
    Prof. Dr. Patrick Grunert, University of Cologne, Institute of Geology and Mineralogy, Working Group on Micropaleontology and Paleoecology
    "The paleobiologist’s view on Foraminifera"
  • 22.05.2019 - 16.00 Uhr
    Dr. Van Bac Bui & Jessica Clayton, University of Cologne, Institute of Zoology, Terrestrial Ecology
    "Dung beetles as sensitive indicators of land use change and quantification of their ecosystem services in northern and central Vietnam”
  • 29.05.2019 - 16.00 Uhr
    Prof. Dr. Klaus Birkhofer, Department of Ecology, Brandenburg University of Technology
    "Biodiversity conservation in agricultural landscapes"
  • 05.06.2019 - 16.00 Uhr
    Suzana Živaljić & Manon Hohlfeld, University of Cologne, Institute for Zoology, General Ecology
    "Influence of hydrostatic pressure on the behavior of three deep-sea ciliates"
    "Functioning of deep-sea microbial food webs fostered by sedimentation of organic debris"
  • 19.06.2019 - 16.00 Uhr
    M. Sc. Anna Busch, Dr. Sebastian Hess; University of Cologne, Institute for Zoology, Cell Biology and Systematic of eukaryotic Microbes
    "A new sunscreen pigment in conjugating green algae?"
    "Diversity of algivorous protoplast feeders and first insights into the molecular mechanisms underlying the perforation of algal cell walls"
  • 26.06.2019 - 16.00 Uhr
    Alex Rybarski and Eduardo Acosta, Department of General Ecology, Institute of Zoology, Biocenter Cologne, University of Cologne and Solís de Ovando, Laboratorio de Complejidad Microbiana y Ecología Funcional, Universidad de Antofagasta, Chile
    "Biodiversity and adaptation of placidid protists to extreme aquatic environments in the Atacama Desert – Alexandra Rybarski"
    "Exploring the diversity and functionality of the prokaryotic and microeukaryotic communities from ancient and modern ecosystems of the Atacama Desert – Eduardo Acosta"
  • 03.07.2019 - 16.00 Uhr
    Prof. Janet Rethemeyer
  • 10.07.2019 - 16.00 Uhr
    Prof. Bodo Philipp,Institute of Molecular Microbiology & Biotechnology; WWU Münster
    "Novel metabolic interactions of prokaryotes with eukaryotes"

Venue: Room 0.024, Cologne Biocenter