Biological Sciences

  • AB24 2TZ

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Fishes Medicine & Life Sciences
Energy Metabolism Medicine & Life Sciences
Ecosystem Medicine & Life Sciences
soil Earth & Environmental Sciences
Soil Medicine & Life Sciences
Salmo salar Medicine & Life Sciences
Oncorhynchus mykiss Medicine & Life Sciences
Genes Medicine & Life Sciences

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Mohamed Abdalla

Person: Academic Related - Research

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Paul Acker

Person: Academic Related - Research

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Axel Marie Clementine Aigle

Person: Academic Related - Research

Research Output 1986 2018

Abundant pre-industrial carbon detected in Canadian Arctic headwaters: implications for the permafrost carbon feedback

Dean, J. F., van der Velde, Y., Garnett, M. H., Dinsmore, K. J., Baxter, R., Lessels, J. S., Smith, P., Street, L. E., Subke, J-A., Tetzlaff, D., Washbourne, I., Wookey, P. A. & Billett, M. F. Mar 2018 In : Environmental Research Letters. 13, 3, 11 p., 034024

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Open Access

A call for viewshed ecology: Advancing our understanding of the ecology of information through viewshed analysis

Aben, J., Pellikka, P. & Travis, J. M. J. Mar 2018 In : Methods in Ecology and Evolution. 9, 3, p. 624-633 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

auditory cue

Accelerated increase in plant species richness on mountain summits is linked to warming

Steinbauer, M. J. , Grytnes, J-A. , Jurasinski, G. , Kulonen, A. , Lenoir, J. , Pauli, H. , Rixen, C. , Winkler, M. , Bardy-Durchhalter, M. , Barni, E. , Bjorkman, A. D. , Breiner, F. T. , Burg, S. , Czortek, P. , Dawes, M. A. , Delimat, A. , Dullinger, S. , Erschbamer, B. , Felde, V. A. , Fernández-Arberas, O. & 33 others Fossheim, K. F., Gómez-García, D., Georges, D., Grindrud, E. T., Haider, S., Haugum, S. V., Henriksen, H., Herreros, M. J., Jaroszewicz, B., Jaroszynska, F., Kanka, R., Kapfer, J., Klanderud, K., Kühn, I., Lamprecht, A., Matteodo, M., di Cella, U. M., Normand, S., Odland, A., Olsen, S. L., Palacio, S., Petey, M., Piscová, V., Sedlakova, B., Steinbauer, K., Stöckli, V., Svenning, J-C., Teppa, G., Theurillat, J-P., Vittoz, P., Woodin, S. J., Zimmermann, N. E. & Wipf, S. 2018 In : Nature. 556, p. 231-234 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

species richness
local extinction
global change


Oceanlab Business Unit

Biological Sciences

Equipment/facility: Facility


Vibration tables

Biological Sciences

Equipment/facility: Equipment

Shock testing
Electronic equipment


Data from: Lifespan and reproductive cost explain interspecific variation in the optimal onset of reproduction

Mourocq, E. (Creator), Bize, P. (Creator), Bouwhuis, S. (Creator), Bradley, R. (Creator), Charmantier, A. (Creator), Cruz, C. D. L. (Creator), Drobniak, S. M. (Creator), Espie, R. H. M. (Creator), Herényi, M. (Creator), Hötker, H. (Creator), Krüger, O. (Creator), Marzluff, J. (Creator), Møller, A. P. (Creator), Nakagawa, S. (Creator), Phillips, R. A. (Creator), Radford, A. N. (Creator), Roulin, A. (Creator), Török, J. (Creator), Valencia, J. (Creator), Pol, M. V. D. (Creator), Warkentin, I. G. (Creator), Winney, I. S. (Creator), Wood, A. G. (Creator), Griesser, M. (Creator), Dryad Digital Repository, 5 Feb 2016



Fellow of the American Academy of Microbiology

James Ivor Prosser (Recipient), 1994

Prize: Election to learned society

Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh

James Ivor Prosser (Recipient), 2005

Prize: Election to learned society

King Carl XVI Gustaf Guest Professorship in Environmental Science

Stephen Redpath (Recipient), 2016

Prize: National/international honour

Activities 1987 2017

Global Change Biology. Bioenergy (Journal)

Dagmar Nadja Henner (Peer Review)

Activity: Peer review of manuscripts

Food and Energy Security (Journal)

Dagmar Nadja Henner (Peer Review)

Activity: Peer review of manuscripts

Modelling SoilMAT-ters

Brand, A. M. (Speaker)
18 Dec 2017

Activity: Oral presentation

Press / Media

Spread of Japanese wireweed in Scotland

Philip Smith & Fiona Manson


1 media contribution

Press / Media: Other

Lobsters on the move

Philip Smith


1 media contribution

Press / Media: Research

Lobster tracking

Philip Smith


1 media contribution

Press / Media: Research