Katja Schiffers


  • Eichenberg D, Bernhard-Roemermann M, Bowler D, Bruehlheid H, Conze KJ, Dauber J, Dengler J, Engels D, Fartmann D, Frank D, Geske C, Grescho V, Harter D, Henle K, Hofmann S, Jandt U, Jansen F, Kamp J, Kautzner A, Koenig-Ries B, Kraemer R, Kruess A, Kuehl H, Ludwig M, Lueg H, May R, Musche M, Opitz A, Ronnenberg K, Schacherer A, Schaeffler L, Schiffers KH, Schulte U, Schwarz J, Sperle T, Stab S, Stoeck M, Theves F, Trockur B, Wesche K, Wessel M, Winter M, Wirth C, Bonn A (submitted) Langfristige Biodiversitaetsveraenderungen in Deutschland erkennen - Mit Hilfe der Vergangenheit in die Zukunft schauen Natur und Landschaft
  • Schiffers KH (in revision) Monitoring und Modellierung - Synergien fuer eine anwendungsorientierte Biodiversitaetsforschung. Natur und Landschaft

  • Luedeling E, Boerner J, Amelung W, Schiffers K, Shepherd K, Rosenstock T (2019) Forest restoration: overlocked constraints Science DOI: 10.1126/science.aay7988
  • Dufour P, Descamps S, Chantepie S, Renaud J, Gueguen M, Schiffers K, Thuiller W, Lavergne S (2019) Reconstructing the geographic and climatic origins of long distance bird migrations Journal of Biogeography

  • Santini L, Belmaker J, Costello MJ, Pereira HM, Rossberg AG, Schipper AM, Ceausu S, Dornelas M, Hilbers JP, Hortal J, Huijbregtes MA, Navarro LM, Schiffers KH, Visconti P, Rondinini C (2017) Assessing the suitability of diversity metrics to detect biodiversity change. Biological Conservation

  • Zurell D, Thuiller W, Pagel J, Cabral JS, Muenkemueller T, Gravel D, Dullinger S, Normand S, Schiffers KH, Moore KA and Zimmermann NE (2016) Benchmarking novel approaches for modelling species range dynamics Global Change Biology 22(8): 2651-2664
  • Schipper AM, Belmaker J , de Miranda MD , Navarro LM, Boehning-Gaese K, Costello MJ , Dornelas M , Foppen R, Hortal J , Huijbregts MAJ, Martin-Lepez B, Pettorelli N, Queiroz C, Rossberg A, Santini L, Schiffers KH, Steinmann ZJN, Visconti P, Rondinini C and Pereira HM (2016) Contrasting changes in the abundance and diversity of North American bird assemblages over a 40 year period Global Change Biology DOI: 10.1111/gcb.13292

  • Defossez E, Courbaud B, Lasbouygues O, Schiffers KH, Kunstler G (2016) Are variations of direct and indirect plant interactions along climatic gradient dependent on species strategies? An experiment on tree seedlings Oikos
  • Bjorkland R, Dunn D, McClure M, Jannot J, Bellman M, Gleason M, Schiffers KH (2015) Spatiotemporal patterns of rockfish bycatch in US west coast groundfish fisheries: opportunities for reducing incidental catch of of depleted species Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences

  • Thuiller W, Muenkemueller T, Schiffers KH , Georges D, Dullinger S, Eckhart VM, Edwards TC, Gravel D, Kunstler G, Merow C, Moore K, Piedallu C, Vissault S, Zimmermann NE, Zurell D and Schurr FM (2014) Does probability of occurrence relate to population dynamics? Ecography DOI: 10.1111/ecog.00836
  • Schiffers KH , Schurr FM, Travis JMJ, Duputie A, Eckhart VM, Lavergne S, McInerny G, Moore KA, Pearman PB, Thuiller W, Wuest RO, Holt RD (2014) Landscape structure and genetic architecture jointly impact rates of niche evolution Ecography DOI: 10.1111/ecog.00768
  • Schiffers KH , Travis JMJ (2014) ALADYN - a spatially explicit, allelic model for simulating adaptive dynamics Ecography DOI: 10.1111/ecog.00680
  • Bourne EC, Travis JMJ, Pakeman RJ, Brooker RW and Schiffers KH (2014) Between migration load and evolutionary rescue: dispersal, adaptation and the response of spatially structured populations to environmental change Proc R Soc B DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2013.2795
  • Svenning J-C, Gravel D, Holt R, Schurr F, Thuiller W, Muenkenmueller T, Schiffers KH, Dullinger S, Edwards TC, Hickler T, Higgins S, Nabel J, Pagel J, Normand S (2014) The influence of interspecific interactions on species range expansion rates. Ecography DOI:10.1111/j.1600-0587.2013.00574.x

  • 2013
  • Thuiller W, Muenkemueller T, Lavergne S, Mouillot D, Mouquet D, Schiffers KH* and Gravel D (2013) A road map for integrating eco-evolutionary processes into biodiversity models Ecology Letters DOI:10.1111/ele.12104
    *WT and DG formulated the ideas, WT, TM, KS and DG designed the structure of the article and all the authors contributed substantially to the writing
  • Schiffers KH, Bourne EC, Lavergne S, Thuiller W and Travis JMJ (2013) Limited evolutionary rescue of locally adapted populations facing climate change Philosophical Transactions B 368: 20120083. DOI: 10.1098/rstb.2012.0083 Simulation model ALADYN
  • Seifan M, Seifan T, Schiffers KH, Jeltsch F and Tielboerger K (2013) Beyond the competition-colonization tradeoff - linking multiple trait response to disturbance characteristics American Naturalist 181(2): 151- 160, DOI: 15110.1086/668844

  • 2012
  • Schnitzler J, Graham CH, Dormann CF, Ohlemueller R, Schiffers KH and Linder HP (2012) Relating niche evolution to species diversification and environmental heterogeneity Journal of Biogeography 39(12): 2201- 2211, DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2699.2011.02663.x
  • Muenkemueller T, Lavergne S, Bzeznik B, Dray S, Jombart T, Schiffers KH and Thuiller W (2012) How to measure and test phylogenetic signal? Methods in Ecology and Evolution DOI: 10.1111/j.2041-210X.2012.00196.x

  • 2011
  • Kissling WD, Dormann CF, Groeneveld J, Hickler T, Kuehn I, McInerny G, Montoya JM, Roemermann C, Schiffers KH, Schurr FM, Singer A, Svenning JC, Zimmermann NE and O'Hara RB (2011) Towards novel approaches to modelling biotic interactions in multispecies assemblages at large spatial extents, Journal of Biogeography DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2699.2011.02663.x
  • Schiffers KH, Teal LR, Travis JMJ and Solan M (2011) An open source simulation model for soil and sediment bioturbation, PLoS ONE 6(12): e28028. DOI:10.1371/ journal.pone.0028028
  • Schiffers KH, Tielboerger K, Tietjen B and Jeltsch F (2011) Root plasticity buffers competition among plants - theory meets experimental data, Ecology 92(3):610-620. DOI: 10-1890/10-1086.1 PDF
  • Rayburn AP, Schiffers KH and Schupp EW (2011) Use of precise spatial data for describing spatial patterns and plant interactions in a diverse Great Basin shrub community, Plant Ecology 212:585-594. DOI: 10.1007/s11258-010-9848-0. PDF
  • Muenkemueller T, Travis JMJ, Burton O, Schiffers KH and Johst K (2011) Density regulated population dynamics and conditional dispersal alter the fate of mutations occurring at the front of an expanding population, Heredity 106:678-689. PDF

  • 2010
  • Meyer K, Jopp F, Muenkemueller T, Reuter H and Schiffers KH (2010) Crossing scales in ecology BAAE, DOI: 10.1016/j.baae.2010.08.003 PDF
  • Meyer K, Schiffers KH, Muenkemueller T, Schaedler M, Calabrese J, Basset A, Breulmann M, Duquesne S, Hidding B, Huth A, Schoeb C and van de Voorde T (2010) Crossing scales from biotic interactions to community pattern, BAAE DOI: 10.1016/j.baae.2010.08.001 PDF
  • Schiffers KH, Tielboerger K and Jeltsch F (2010) Changing importance of key factors driving secondary succession, Journal of Vegetation Science 21:500-506 PDF
  • Tietjen B, Jeltsch F, Zehe E, Classen N, Groengroeft A, Schiffers KH and Oldeland J (2010) Effects of climate change on the coupled dynamics of water and vegetation in dryland, Ecohydrology 3:226-237 PDF

  • 2009
  • Pakeman K, Pugnaire F, Michalet R, Lortie C, Schiffers KH, Maestre F, Travis J (2009) Is the cask of facilitation ready for bottling? A symposium on the connectivity and future directions of positive plant interactions, Biology Letters 5:577-579

  • 2008
  • Schiffers KH, Schurr FM, Tielboerger K, Urbach C, Moloney K and Jeltsch F (2008) Dealing with virtual aggregation - a new index for analysing heterogeneous point pattern, Ecography 31:545-555 K2-code PDF
  • Berger U, Piou C, Schiffers KH and Grimm V (2008) Competition among plants: concepts, individual-based modelling approaches, and a proposal of a future research strategy, Perspectives in Plant Ecology, Evolution and Systematics 9:121-135 PDF
  • Brooker RW, Maestre F, Callaway RM, Lortie CL, Cavieres LA, Kunstler G, Liancourt P, Tielboerger K, Travis JMJ, Anthelme F, Armas C, Coll L, Corcket E, Delzon S, Forey E, Kikvidze Z, Oloffson J, Pugnaire F, Quiroz CL, Saccone P, Schiffers KH, Seifan M, Touzard B and Michalet R (2008) Facilitation in plant communities: the past, the present and the future, Journal of Ecology 96:18-34 PDF

  • 2006
  • Schiffers KH and Tielboerger K (2006) Ontogenetic shifts in interactions among annual plants, Journal of Ecology 94:336 - 341 PDF

  • non peer-reviewed
  • Schiffers KH, Henrichmann C, Jeltsch F (2010) Ueberblicksstudie zur Biodiversitaetslehre in Deutschland im Rahmen des Projektes 'Netzwerk-Forum zur Biodiversitaetsforschung Deutschland' von DIVERSITAS-Deutschland

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