Comparative Evolutionary Biology and Systematics
PD Dr. Reto Nyffeler, Zurich-Basel PSC, University of Zurich, Institute of Systematic Botany
The succulent life form is a tried and true strategy for flowering plants to thrive in arid environments. The adaptation...
Prof. Dr. Christian Körner, Zurich-Basel PSC, University of Basel, Institute of Botany
Plant ecology studies the interaction between plants and their environment. Ecosystem science considers life processes...
Molecular Plant-Microbe Interactions
Pierre-Emanuel Courty, Zurich-Basel PSC, University of Basel, Institute of Botany
In mycorrhizal symbiosis, plant roots interact with friendly fungi and form a mixed organ called mycorrhiza where...
Prof. Dr. Achim Walter, Zurich-Basel PSC, ETH Zurich, Institute of Agricultural Sciences
More versatile and efficient crop production systems require an in-depth understanding of dynamic plant growth...
Physiological Plant Ecology
Prof. Dr. Ansgar Kahmen, Zurich-Basel PSC, University of Basel, Institute of Botany