Plant ecophysiology

Lead by Anu Sõber        CV     Publications
Senior Reseacher
Department of Botany, Institute of Ecology and Earth Sciences, University of Tartu
Phone: + 372 737 6238/ Mobile:+ 372 53416316
Address:  Lai St 40, 51005 Tartu, ESTONIA

Photo: FAHM experiment - Free Air Humidity Manipulation


Arne Sellin Docent, Ph.D (Univ. of Tartu)
Krista Lõhmus Professor, Ph.D (Univ.  of Tartu)
Priit Kupper Researcher, PhD (Univ. of Tartu)
Katrin Rosenvald Reseacher, Ph.D (Univ. of Tartu)
Pille Mänd Researcher, PhD (Univ. of Tartu)
Ingmar Tulva Researcher, MSc (Univ. of Tartu)
Helen Karu Researcher, MSc (Univ. of Tartu)
Jaak Sõber Researcher, MSc (Univ. of Tartu)
Arvo Tullus Postdoctoral researcher, PhD (Est. Univ. of Life Sceinces)
Anna KatarzinaJasinska Postdoctoral researcher, Doctor of Biological Sciences (Polish Academy of Sciences)
Eele Õpnapuu-Pikas Researcher, PhD (Univ of Tartu)
Kai Reemann specialist
Meeli Alber technician
Juhani Pütsepp specialist











PhD students and their researh topics

Mai Kukumägi Seasonal dynamics of soil respiration and net nitrogen mineralization in forest ecosystems)
Kristina Lubenets
Environmental effects on sap flow in woody plants: temporal variation and ecophysiological implications
Eele Õunapuu-Pikas
Spatio-temporal variability of leaf hydraulic conductance in woody plants: ecophysiological consequences
Maarja Kukk
Tree foliage formation, mediated by buds: impacts of previous and current year environmental conditions
Aigar Niglas
Photosynthetic water - and nitrogen use efficiency of tree species in changing environment
Gristin Rohula
Nighttime transpiration of woody species  related to environmental conditions
Annika Karusion
Involvement of potassium ions in dynamics of xylem hydraulic
conductance and in its functional recovery in deciduous trees
Kaarin Parts
Adaptation strategies of fine roots and ectomycorrhizae in deciduous and coniferous forests along environmental gradients

MSc students and their reseach topics

Linda Rusalepp Secondary metabolites and hitrogen uptake in Hypericum maculatum in realtion to humidity conditions
Marili Sell Co-effects of soil- and air humidityon tree growth
Marge Sepp Effect of water regime on nitrogen uptake in deciduous tree canopies
Laura Seeder Impact of different environmental factors on hybrid aspen physiological parameters in FAHM experiment

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