Seminar Series

Please check back here regularly to see what speakers will be visiting Guangxi University to give a seminar on their research! Below you can find a schedule of past, currently scheduled and future speakers invited by the Plant Ecophysiology & Evolution Group, and the Behavioral & Community Ecology, Conservation Biology Group (Website here).

DateSpeakerInstitutional AffiliationTitleMore information:
March 3, 2017, 16.00PM ROOM 107Dr. Harue AbeField Center for Sustainable Agriculture and Forestry, Faculty of Agriculture, Niigata University, JapanEvolution and ecology of Japanese Camelliahttp://www.plant-ecophysiology-evolution.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/Evolution-and-ecology-of-Japanese-Camellia.docx
September 15, 2014
Dr. Hans Lambers
School of Plant Biology, University of Western Australia, AustraliaPhosphorus-use efficiency in a flora on severely nutrient-impoverished soils. There's more than one way to skin a cat
October 24, 2014
Dr. Joeri Sergej Strijk
Xishuangbanna Tropical Botanical Garden, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Yunnan, ChinaPlant Diversification in Biodiversity Hotspots: Generating Biodiversity Through Evolutionary and Ecological Dynamics
http://lxy.gxu.edu.cn/info/1046/1335.htm
November 14, 2014
Dr. Michael Shane
School of Plant Biology, Faculty of Science, The University of Western Australia, AustraliaRoot System Development & Diversity in Native Plants Adapted to Phosphate-impoverished Habitats in a Mediterranean Climate
November 14, 2014
Dr. Anitra Thorhaug
School of Forestry and Environmental Studies, Yale University, USAUse of spectral reflectance technology for physiological studies and coastal mapping
November 3, 2014
Dr. James LaFrankie
Institute of Biology, College of Science, University of the Philipines, PhilipinesThe future of biodiversity science: Linking big plots, big data, and big ideas
http://lxy.gxu.edu.cn/info/1077/1463.htm
May 27, 2014
Dr. Uromi Goodale
Xishuangbanna Tropical Botanical Garden, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Yunnan, ChinaThe ecological physiology of seed germination and seedling establishment in tropical pioneer tree species
http://lxy.gxu.edu.cn/info/1077/1424.htm
May 27, 2014
Dr. Eben Goodale
Xishuangbanna Tropical Botanical Garden, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Yunnan, ChinaThe ecological significance and conservation implications of mixed-species animal groups
http://lxy.gxu.edu.cn/info/1077/1424.htm  
May 6, 2015
Dr. Christopher Baraloto
Florida International University, International Centre for the study of tropical plants, USACollaborative research in tropical botany to mitigate global change, with examples from Amazonia
May 6, 2015
Prof. Jennifer Richards
Florida International University, Department of biology, USADetecting plant distribution and interpreting plant form in the Everglades landscape
March 10, 2015
Dr. Craig Barnett
Millsaps College, Department of biology, Mississippi, USABirds as model organisms in ecology
http://lxy.gxu.edu.cn/info/1077/1488.htm
June 26, 2015Dr. Damien HinsingerPlant Ecophysiology & Evolution Group, Guangxi UniversityPhylogenomics of Castanopsis
June 26, 2015Dr. Cathy BorerBerry College, USAQuantification of calcium partitioning and sequestration in plant foliage sheds new light on essential calcium physiology
January 8, 2015
Dr. Roger Williams
School of Environment and Natural Resources, Ohio State University, USA
Using fire in forest management and ecosystem restoration
http://lxy.gxu.edu.cn/info/1077/1483.htm
December 9, 2014
Dr. Alison K.S. Wee
Xishuangbanna Tropical Botanical Garden, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Yunnan, ChinaDrivers and limitations of gene flow in mangroves: From local to regional scale
April 14, 2015
Chen HouDepartment of Ecology, Environment and Plant Sciences (DEEP), Stockholm University, Sweden
New insights into the evolutionary history of Gnetales
April 2, 2013
Dr. Ferry Slik
Xishuangbanna Tropical Botanical Garden, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Yunnan, ChinaBiodiversity conservation in Asia: New developments in a time of crisishttp://lxy.gxu.edu.cn/info/1077/1292.htm