Since its establishment in 2008, the Plankton Ecology Lab works at the interplay of biodiversity and ecosystem processes, thereby linking approaches from community and ecosystem ecology. At the community level, we are interested in the dynamics of interacting populations and corresponding patterns in biological diversity. At the ecosystem level, we address biologically driven matter and energy flow and how it is related to community composition and biodiversity.

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Prof. Dr. Helmut Hillebrand

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