PhD Thesis gallery IBED

At this place we provide an overview of the various PhD Theses that were produced within IBED since it was founded in 2000. Where possible a link to the full text of the thesis is provided.

PhD Theses published in 2017

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Vincent Hin (3 November 2017)
Eco-evolutionary perspective on life history complexity
Prom./coprom.: Prof. A.M. de Roos

Suzette G.A. Flantua (23 June 2017)
Climate change and topography as drivers of Latin American biome dynamics
Prom./coprom.: Prof. H. Hooghiemstra; Dr J.H. van Boxel

Karen A. Muñoz Cárdenas (21 June 2017)
What lies beneath? (Linking litter and canopy food webs to protect ornamental crops)
Prom./coprom.: Prof. P.C. de Ruiter; Dr A.R.M. Janssen

Seyed Ali Hosseini (20 June 2017)
Chemical ecology of moths (Role of semiochemicals in host location by Ectomyelois ceratoniae and mate guarding by Heliothis virescens)
Prom./coprom.: Prof. S.B.J. Menken; Dr A.T. Groot & Dr S.H. Goldansaz

 

PhD Theses published in 2016

Silva, F.R. da (2016, Juli 07).
Small is superior: Plant-provided prey refuges, predator-prey dynamics and biological control
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. P.C. de Ruiter, dr. I.K.A. Lesna & dr. A.R.M. Janssen
http://dare.uva.nl/record/1/536208

Vasquez Cardenas, D. (2016, May 12)
Bacterial chemoautotrophy in coastal sediments
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. L.J. Stal, H.T.S. Boschker & prof.dr.ir. F.J.R. Meysman
http://dare.uva.nl/record/1/531841

Soudijn, F.H. (2016, April 15)
Populations exposed to seasonal variability: from individual-level energetics to community dynamics.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. A.M. de Roos
http://dare.uva.nl/record/1/527892

Sandrini, G. (2016, April 6)
Effects of rising CO₂ on the harmful cyanobacterium Microcystis
Prom./coprom.: prof. dr. J. Huisman, dr. J.C.P. Matthijs
http://dare.uva.nl/record/1/523521

Serna Chávez, H.M. (2016, March 10)
What we talk about when we talk about climate services
Prom./coprom.: prof. dr. W. Bouten, prof. dr. P.M. van Bodegom, Dr. M.D. Davidson
http://dare.uva.nl/record/1/518427

Staudacher, H. (2016, February 19).
Of moths, mites and microbes - The role of bacteria in the life history of two arthropod herbivores.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. S.B.J. Menken, dr. A.T. Groot.
http://dare.uva.nl/record/1/511571

Samerpitak, K. (2016, February 11).
Patterns of evolution in Ochroconis, a potential neurotroph.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. G.S. de Hoog & prof.dr. S.B.J. Menken.
http://dare.uva.nl/record/1/509532

Ahmed Ibrahim, S.A. (2016, February 11).
New insights into a disfiguring fungal disease, eumycetoma.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. G.S. de Hoog, prof.dr. S.B.J. Menken & W.W.J. van de Sande.
http://dare.uva.nl/record/1/509518

Vansteelant, W.M.G. (2016, January 21).
From thermal to flyway: how weather shapes the soaring migration of European Honey Buzzards Pernis apivorus at multiple scales.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr.ir. W. Bouten & dr. J.Z. Shamoun-Baranes.
http://dare.uva.nl/record/1/507795

PhD Theses published in 2015

Dolatabadi, S. (2015, Januari 20).
Mucorales between food and infection.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. G.S. de Hoog & prof.dr. S.B.J. Menken.
http://dare.uva.nl/record/1/439176

McLaren, J.D. (2015, Februari 04).
Optimal bird migration: accumulating fuel, negotiating wind and trade-offs in fitness.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr.ir. W. Bouten & dr. J.Z. Shamoun-Baranes.
http://dare.uva.nl/record/1/442102

Brauer, V.S. (2015, April 09).
Growth and functioning of the microbial plankton community: effects of temperature, nutrients and light.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. J. Huisman, prof.dr. L.J. Stal, dr. M. Stomp & F.J. Weissing.
http://dare.uva.nl/record/1/469531

Haan, J. den (2015, Mei 08).
Effects of nutrient enrichment on the primary producers of a degraded coral reef.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. J. Huisman, dr. P.M. Visser & dr. M.J.A. Vermeij.
http://dare.uva.nl/record/1/471226

Dimzon, I.K. (2015, Mei 22).
Analytical and statistical approaches in the characterization of synthetic polymers.
Prom./coprom.: dr. W.P. de Voogt & T.P. Knepper.
http://dare.uva.nl/record/1/473920

Bruijn, P.J.A. de (2015, Juni 23).
Context‐dependent chemical communication: Alarm pheromones of thrips larvae.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. M.W. Sabelis, prof.dr. S.B.J. Menken & dr. C.J.M. Egas.
http://dare.uva.nl/record/1/478091

Blauw, A.N. (2015, September 18).
Monitoring and prediction of phytoplankton dynamics in the North Sea.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. J. Huisman & prof.dr. R.W.P.M. Laane.
http://dare.uva.nl/record/1/484939

Mojica, K.D.A. (2015, September 16).
Viral lysis of marine microbes in relation to vertical stratification.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. C.P.D. Brussaard.
http://dare.uva.nl/document/2/165129

Hänniger, S. (2015, October 06).
Chasing sympatric speciation: The relative importance and genetic basis of prezygotic isolation barriers in diverging populations of Spodoptera frugiperda
Prom./coprom.:prof. dr. S.B.J. Menken, Prof. dr. D.G. Heckel, Dr. A.T. Groot
http://dare.uva.nl/record/1/487425

Wybouw, N.R. (2015, Oktober 09).
The role of horizontally transferred genes in the xenobiotic adaptations of the spider mite Tetranychus urticae.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. P.H. van Tienderen, L. Tirry & dr. T.B.S. Van Leeuwen.
http://dare.uva.nl/record/1/486114

Mettrop, I.S. (2015, Oktober 21).
Water level fluctuations in rich fens: an assessment of ecological benefits and drawbacks.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. H. Hooghiemstra, L.P.M. Lamers & dr. A.M. Kooijman.
http://dare.uva.nl/record/1/488244

Aguirre Gutiérrez, J. (2015, Oktober 28).
Biodiversity responses to climate and land-use change: A historical perspective.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. J.C. Biesmeijer, L.G. Carvalheiro & dr.ir. E.E. van Loon.
http://dare.uva.nl/record/1/488266

Alexander, B.E. (2015, December 10).
Cell turnover in marine sponges: Insight into poriferan physiology and nutrient cycling in benthic ecosystems.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. W. Admiraal, dr.ir. J.M. de Goeij & dr. H.G. van der Geest.
http://dare.uva.nl/record/1/495338

PhD Theses published in 2014

Wang, X. (2014, April 22). 
Impacts of soil redistribution on the transport and fate of organic carbon in loess soils.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. K. Kalbitz & dr. L.H. Cammeraat.
http://dare.uva.nl/record/1/417000

Visser, F. (2014, April 24). 
Moving in concert: Social and migratory behaviour of dolphins and whales in the North Atlantic Ocean.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. J. Huisman & prof.dr. G.J. Pierce.
http://dare.uva.nl/record/1/417012

Whatley, M.H. (2014, Mei 13). 
A house of cards: Patterns of aquatic invertebrate diversity in agricultural ditches.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. W. Admiraal & dr. H.G. van der Geest

http://dare.uva.nl/record/1/417386

Glas, J.J. (2014, Juli 02). 
Consequences of russet mite-induced tomato defenses for community interactions.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. M.W. Sabelis & dr. M. Kant.
http://dare.uva.nl/record/1/418408

Boer, E.J. de (2014, September 10). 
Mauritius since the last ice age: paleoecology and climate of an oceanic island.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. H. Hooghiemstra & dr. K.F. Rijsdijk.
http://dare.uva.nl/record/1/430534

Waaijers, S.L. (2014, September 12). 
Environmental fate & effects of new generation flame retardants.
Prom./coprom.: dr. W.P. de Voogt, prof.dr. W. Admiraal, dr. J.R. Parsons & dr. M.H.S. Kraak.
http://dare.uva.nl/record/1/430458

Hora, K.H. (2014, September 24). 
Genetic architecture of host specialisation in Yponomeuta.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. S.B.J. Menken & dr. P. Roessingh.
http://dare.uva.nl/record/1/431503

Cusell, C. (2014, Oktober 24). 
Preventing acidification and eutrophication in rich fens: Water level management as a solution?
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. H. Hooghiemstra, J.G.M. Roelofs, dr. A.M. Kooijman & L.P.M. Lamers.
http://dare.uva.nl/record/1/431803

Goldenberg Vilar, A. (2014, Oktober 30). 
See attached: Unravelling drivers for the spatial distribution of diatom communities in eutrophic wetlands.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. W. Admiraal & dr. H.G. van der Geest.
http://dare.uva.nl/record/1/431999

Lindenbergh, P.A. (2014, November 20). 
Development of RNA profiling tools and the implementation in forensic casework.
Prom./coprom.: prof. A.D. Kloosterman & L.M.T. Sijen.
http://dare.uva.nl/record/1/432471

Sjollema, S.B. (2014, November 25). 
Lifting the veil: Impact of contaminants on coastal phytoplankton.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. W. Admiraal, A.D. Vethaak, dr. H.G. van der Geest & prof.dr. R.W.P.M. Laane.
http://dare.uva.nl/record/1/432576

 

PhD Theses published in 2013

Wilken, S. (2013, Maart 27)
Mixotrophs in aquatic ecosystems: linking physiology to food web dynamics.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. E. van Donk & prof.dr. J. Huisman.

Kopittke, G.R. (2013, April 03) 
Heathland ecosystems, human impacts and time: A long term heathland trial investigating ecosystem changes that occur after exposure to climate change, elevated N deposition and traditional vegetation management practices.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. K. Kalbitz, dr. A. Tietema & dr.ir. E.E. van Loon.
http://dare.uva.nl/record/1/392184

Loayza-Muro, R.A. (2013, Juni 07)
Life at the edge: Benthic invertebrates in high altitude Andean streams.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. W. Admiraal & dr. M.H.S. Kraak.
http://dare.uva.nl/record/1/394569

Spichtig, M. (2013, Juni 25)
Evolution of altruism: Exploring adaptive landscapes.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. M.W. Sabelis, prof.dr. A.J.H.C. Schram & dr. C.J.M. Egas.
http://dare.uva.nl/record/1/395115

Vet, S.J. de (2013, Juni 27' 
When the glacier left the volcano: Behaviour and fate of glaciovolcanic glass in different planetary environments.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. K. Kalbitz & dr. L.H. Cammeraat.
http://dare.uva.nl/record/1/394291

Mulling, B.T.M. (2013, Juli 03). 
Particles matter: Transformation of suspended particles in constructed wetlands.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. W. Admiraal.
http://dare.uva.nl/record/1/395548

Hsu, R.C.C. (2013, September 10). 
Vascular epiphytes in Taiwan and their potential response to climate change.
Prom./coprom.: G.R. de Snoo, prof.dr. J.H.D. Wolf, dr. J.G.B. Oostermeijer & W.L.M. Tamis.
http://dare.uva.nl/record/1/397531

Hengstum, T. van (2013, September 11)
Ecological effects of plant invasions.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. P.H. van Tienderen & dr. J.G.B. Oostermeijer.
http://dare.uva.nl/record/1/397535

Hunting, E.R. (2013, September 25)
Shedding light on detritus: Interactions between invertebrates, bacteria and substrates in benthic habitats.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. W. Admiraal, A.M. Breure, dr. M.H.S. Kraak & C. Mulder.
http://dare.uva.nl/record/1/398184

Unbehend, M. (2013, Oktober 04). 
Variation in sexual communication and its role in divergence of two host strains of the noctuid moth Spodoptera frugiperda.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. S.B.J. Menken, D.G. Heckel & dr. A.T. Groot.
http://dare.uva.nl/record/1/398457

Anders, N.S. (2013, Oktober 31)
Modeling alpine geomorphology using laser altimetry data.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr.ir. W. Bouten & dr. A.C. Seijmonsbergen.
http://dare.uva.nl/record/1/399399

Eschauzier, C. (2013, November 29)
Perfluoroalkyl acids in drinking water: Sources, fate and removal.
Prom./coprom.: dr. W.P. de Voogt.
http://dare.uva.nl/record/1/399874

PhD Theses published in 2012

Maanen, R. van (18-01-2012)
One Predator - Two Prey Systems: Individual Behaviour and Population Dynamics.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. M.W. Sabelis & dr. A.R.M. Janssen.
dare.uva.nl/record/407111

Benschop, C.C.G. (16-03-2012)
On the effects of sampling, analysis and interpretation strategies for complex forensic DNA research with focus on sexual assault cases.
Prom./coprom.: prof. A.D. Kloosterman & T. Sijen.
dare.uva.nl/record/410759

Hartman, Y. (2012, Juni 27)
Genomic regions under selection in crop-wild hybrids of lettuce: implications for crop breeding and environmental risk assessment.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. P.H. van Tienderen & dr.ir. D.A.P. Hooftman.

Oyoo Okoth, E. (2012, Juli 04)
Element specific transfer from a parasite-fish host assemblage to children.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. W. Admiraal.

Akman, M. (2012, September 05)
Sink or swim: submergence tolerance and survival strategies in Rorippa and Arabidopsis.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. P.H. van Tienderen, prof.dr. M.E. Schranz & E.J.W. Visser.

Kemp, M.U. (2012, Oktober 18)
How birds weather the weather: avian migration in the mid-latitudes.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr.ir. W. Bouten, dr. J.Z. Shamoun-Baranes & dr.ir. E.E. van Loon.

Famah Sourassou, N. (2012, Oktober 26).
Bio-systematics of predatory mites used for control of the coconut mite.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. M.W. Sabelis & dr. J.A.J. Breeuwer.

Hardus, M.E. (2012, November 13)
Orangutan diet: lessons from and for the wild.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. S.B.J. Menken & S.A. Wich.

Fredriksson, G.M. (2012, November 15)
Effects of El Niño and large-scale forest fires on the ecology and conservation of Malayan sun bears (Helarctos malayanus) in East Kalimantan, Indonesian Borneo.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. S.B.J. Menken, dr. D.L. Garshelis & J.E. Swenson.

Krasikov, V. (2012, December 06)
Dynamic changes in gene expression of the cyanobacterium Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803 in response to nitrogen starvation.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. J. Huisman & dr. J.C.P. Matthijs.

Groot, M.H.M. (2012, December 12)
"
Solving a piece of the puzzle". Reconstruction of millennial-scale environmental and climatic change in the northern Andes during the last glacial cycle: An integration of biotic and abiotic proxy-information.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. H. Hooghiemstra & dr. J.C. Berrio-Mogollón.

Leeuwen, A. van (2012, December 12)
The cod delusion: Implications of life history complexity for predator-prey community dynamics.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. A.M. de Roos.

Broekhuizen, J.C. van (2012, December 21)
Nano matters: building blocks for a precautionary approach.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. L. Reijnders.

Marinković, M. (2012, December 21)
Gene expression in toxicant-exposed chironomids.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. W. Admiraal, dr. M.H.S. Kraak & dr. M.J. Jonker.

PhD Theses published in 2011

Miyatake, T. (25-01-2011).
Linking microbial community structure to biogeochemical function in coastal marine sediments.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. L.J. Stal & H.T.S. Boschker.

Montserrat Larrosa, M. (27-01-2011).
Behaviour and community ecology of competing predators that feed on each other.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. M.W. Sabelis, prof.dr. A.M. de Roos & dr. A.R.M. Janssen.

 

Almeida Sarmento, R. de (01-02-2011).
An acarine herbivore interferes with direct and inderect plant defences.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. M.W. Sabelis & dr. A.R.M. Janssen.

Klotzbücher, T.J. (08-06-2011).
Fate of lignin in forest soils
Prom./coprom.: prof. dr. K. Kalbitz & dr. K. Kaiser.

Londono Vega, A.C. (21-06-2011).
Flora and dynamics of an upland and a floodplain forest in Peña Roja, Colombian Amazonia.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. A.M. Cleef, prof.dr. H. Hooghiemstra & dr. J.F. Duivenvoorden.

Bogotá-Angel, R.G. (29-06-2011).
Pleistocene Centennial-scale Vegetational, Environmental and Climatic Change in the Colombian Andes: based on biotic and abiotic proxy analyses from Lake Fúquene sediments.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. H. Hooghiemstra & J.C. Berrio.

Najafzadeh, M.J. (14-09-2011).
Biodeversity, pathogenicity, antifungal susceptibility and rapid identification of Fonsecaea and relatives.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. G.S. de Hoog & prof.dr. S.B.J. Menken.

Sparrius, L.B. (20-10-2011).
Inland dunes in the Netherlands: soil, vegetation, nitrogen deposition and invasive species.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. J. Sevink, L. Stroosnijder & dr. A.M. Kooijman.

Grosman, A.H. (11-11-2011).
Colonization of eucalyptus in Brazil by an insect herbivore and its enemies, Herbivores find enemy-free space on a novel host plant.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. M.W. Sabelis, prof.dr. S.B.J. Menken & dr. A.R.M. Janssen.

Rucina, S.M. (20-12-2011).
Kenyan ecosystem dynamics: perspectives from high and low altitude ecosystems.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. H. Hooghiemstra & dr. R.A. Marchant.

PhD Theses published in 2010

Vries, E.J. de (04-02-2010).
Symbiosis of thrips and gut bacteria. UvA
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. S.B.J. Menken, prof.dr. M.W. Sabelis & dr. J.A.J. Breeuwer.

Severin, I. (27-04-2010).
Nitrogen fixation in microbial mats.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. L.J. Stal.

Schellekens, T. (24-05-2010).
The effects of stage-specific differences in energetics on community structure.
Umeå University, Sweden
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. A.M. de Roos.

Waal, D.B. van de (24-06-2010).
Out of balance implications of climate change for the ecological stoichiometry of harmful cyanobacteria.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. J. Huisman.

Badali, H. (25-06-2010).
Biodiversity, pathogenicity and antifungal susceptibility of Cladophialophora and relatives.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. G.S. de Hoog & prof.dr. S.B.J. Menken.

Cuello Alvarado, N.L. (09-07-2010).
Flora, vegetation and ecology in the venezuelan andes: a case study of ramal de guaramacal.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. A.M. Cleef, prof.dr. H. Hooghiemstra & dr. J.F. Duivenvoorden.

Compaoré, J. (21-08-2010).
Oxygen and temperaure in relation to nitrogen fixation in cyanobacteria.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. L.J. Stal.

Meijenfeldt, N. von (10-09-2010).
Unraveling the cold response in Draba.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. P.H. van Tienderen & prof.dr. M.A. Haring.

Sznajder, B.A. (16-09-2010).
The interplay between genetic and learned components of behavioural traits. Olfactory responses of predatory mites to signals contained in a herbivore-induced plant volatile.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. M.W. Sabelis & dr. C.J.M. Egas.

Hammen, Tessa van der (15-10-2010).
Effects of spatial heterogenity on intraguild predation.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. A.M. de Roos, prof.dr. M.W. Sabelis & dr. A.R.M. Janssen.

Hicks, T.C. (11-11-2010).
A chimpanzee mega-culture? Exploring behavioral continuity in Pan troglodytes schweinfurthii across northern DR Congo.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. S.B.J. Menken.

Tien, N.S.H. (18-11-2010).
Evolutionary genetics of life-history traits in a haplodiploid mite.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. M.W. Sabelis & dr. C.J.M. Egas.

Assendorp, D. (19-11-2010).
Classification of pattern and process in small-scale dynamic ecosystems; with cases in the dutch coastal dunes. Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. J. Sevink, dr. A.M. Kooijman & dr.ir. E.E. van Loon.

Benavides, A.M. (25-11-2010).
Distribution and succession of vascular epihytes in Colombian Amazonia.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. J.H.D. Wolf & dr. J.F. Duivenvoorden.

Aguirre von Wobeser, E. (30-11-2010).
Genome-wide expression analysis of environmental stress in the cyanobacterium Synechocystis PCC6803.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. J. Huisman & dr. H.C.P. Matthijs.

Benincà, E. (06-12-2010).
Is there chaos out there? Analysis of complex dynamics in plankton communities.
Wageningen University
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. J. Huisman, M. Scheffer, dr. E.H. Van Nes & dr. K.D. Jöhnk.

Moscol Olivera, M.C. (07-12-2010).
Holocene upper forest line dynamics in the Ecuadorian Andes: a multiproxy study.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. H. Hooghiemstra & prof.dr. A.M. Cleef.

PhD Theses published in 2009

Tonneijck, F.H. (06-02-2009).
Volcanic ash soils in Andean Ecosystems: unravelling organic matter distribution and stabilisation.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. J.M. Verstraten & prof.dr. J. Sevink.

Leon Paumen, M. (13-02-2009).
Invertebrate life cycle responses to PAC exposure.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. W. Admiraal, prof. dr. N.M. van Straalen & dr. M.H.S. Kraak.

Sudhadham, M. (22-04-2009).
Exophiala dermatitidis: an opportunistic pathogen emerging from the tropical rainforest.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. G.S. de Hoog & prof.dr. S.B.J. Menken.

Rodrigues Frade, P. (25-06-2009).
Corals through the light phylogenetics, functional diversity and adaptive strategies of coral-symbiont associations over a large depth range.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. R.P.M. Bak & prof.dr. J. Huisman.

Bezemer, D.O. (03-09-2009).
Impact of antiretroviral therapy on HIV-1 transmission dynamics.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr R.A. Coutinho, prof.dr. M.W. Sabelis, Dr. M. Prins & prof.dr. J.H.D. Wolf.

Haftka, J.J.H. (24-11-2009).
Bioavailability of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in sediments: Experiments and modeling.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. P. de Voogt & dr. J.R. Parsons.

Bogalho Teixeira Xavier, J.R. (26-11-2009).
Biodiversity and phylogeography of Northeast Atlantic and Mediterranean sponges.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. S.B.J. Menken, dr. J.A.J. Breeuwer, dr. R.W.M. van Soest & prof.dr. A.M. Frias Martins.

PhD Theses published in 2008

Zevenhuizen, E.J.A. (05-09-2008).
Vast in het spoor van Darwin. Biografie van Hugo de Vries.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. S.B.J. Menken, dr ir G.J. van Rooij & dr M.J. Coesel - Wouda.

Stomp, M. (23-09-2008).
Colourful Coexistence. A new solution to the Plankton Paradox.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. J. Huisman & prof.dr. L.J. Stal.

Ros, V.I.D. (25-09-2008).
Evolutionary consequences of reproductive parasites in spider mites.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. S.B.J. Menken & dr. J.A.J. Breeuwer.

Lesschen, J.P. (26-09-2008).
Multi-scale interactions between soil, vegetation and erosion in the context of agricultural land abondonment in a semi-arid environment.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. J.M. Verstraten & dr. L.H. Cammeraat.

Haverkamp, T.H.A. (14-10-2008).
Shades of red and green. The colorful diversity and ecology of picocyanobacteria in the Baltic Sea.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. L.J. Stal & prof.dr. J. Huisman.

Hillers, A.P. (12-12-2008).
West African forest frogs - Ecology, evolution, and conservation.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. S.B.J. Menken, M.-O. Rodel & prof.dr. M.K.H. Veith.

PhD Theses published in 2007

Aratchige, N.S. (25-01-2007).
Predators and the accessibility of herbivore refuges in plants.
Universiteit van Amsterdam. Prom./coprom.: prof. dr. M.W. Sabelis & dr I.K.A. Lesna.

Botton, S. (20-03-2007)
Natural attenuation of BTEX in a polluted aquifer. Give bugs a chance!
Universiteit van Amsterdam. Prom./coprom.: prof. dr J.M. Verstraten & J.R. Parsons.

Pieters, B.J. (26-04-2007)
Daphnid population responses to pesticides.
Universiteit van Amsterdam. Prom./coprom.: prof.dr W. Admiraal, prof.dr M. Liess & dr M.H.S. Kraak.

Bakker, A.C. (28-06-2007)
Mating strategies in small ermine moths.
Universiteit van Amsterdam. Prom./coprom.: prof.dr S.B.J. Menken & dr P. Roessingh.

Stift, M. (06-07-2007)
Polyploidy and Hybridisation in the Rorippa x anceps Hybrid Complex.
Universiteit van Amsterdam. Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. P.H. van Tienderen & dr J.G.B. Oostermeijer.

Smallegange, I.M. (05-09-2007)
Interference competition and patch choice in foraging shore crabs.
Universiteit van Amsterdam. Prom./coprom.: prof. dr. M.W. Sabelis & J. van der Meer.

Zeng, J. (18-09-2007)
Developing Species Recognition and Diagnostics of Rare Opportunistic Fungi.
Universiteit van Amsterdam. Prom./coprom.: prof.dr G.S. de Hoog & U. Graser.

Kardinaal, W.E.A. (21-09-2007)
Who's bad? Molecular identification reveals seasonal dynamics of toxic and non-toxic freshwater cyanobacteria.
Universiteit van Amsterdam. Prom./coprom.: prof. dr. J. Huisman, prof.dr L.R. Mur & dr P.M. Visser.

Van Wijk, M. (21-09-2007)
Deciphering the code of herbivore-induced plant odours: the whole is different from the sum of its parts
Universiteit van Amsterdam. Prom./coprom.: prof. dr. M.W. Sabelis & Prof. dr. W.J. Wadman

Ferreira Marinho, J.A.M. (25-09-2007)
Plant-predator mutualism through leaf domatia: benefits to both partners?
Universiteit van Amsterdam. Prom./coprom.: prof. dr. M.W. Sabelis & dr A. Janssen.

Tonk, L. (28-09-2007)
Impact of environmental factors on toxic and bioactive peptide production by harmful cyanobacteria.
Universiteit van Amsterdam. Prom./coprom.: prof. dr. J. Huisman & dr P.M. Visser.

Platvoet, D. (24-10-2007)
Dikerogammarus villosus (Sowinsky, 1894) an amphipod with a bite.
Universiteit van Amsterdam. Prom./coprom.: prof. dr. F.R. Schram & Prof. dr. G. van der Velde.

Aliabadian, M. (24-10-2007)
Systematics and biogeography of Palaearctic avifauna: evolution, hybridization, and secondary contact zones.
Universiteit van Amsterdam. Prom./coprom.: prof.dr S.B.J. Menken, prof.dr. M.K.H. Veith & dr. V. Nijman.

Marijnissen, S.A.E. (24-10-2007)
Lake Tanganyika Crabs. Evolution, Ecology and Implications for Conservation
Universiteit van Amsterdam. Prom./coprom.: prof.dr F.R. Schram & prof.dr S.B.J. Menken.

Lammertink, J.M. (07-12-2007)
Community ecology and logging responses of Southeast Asian woodpeckers (Picidae, Aves).
Universiteit van Amsterdam. Prom./coprom.: prof.dr S.B.J. Menken.

Linden, M. van der (20-12-2007)
Effects of climate change and human impact on late-Holocene species composition and carbon accumulation in bog ecosystems.
Universiteit van Amsterdam. Prom./coprom.: prof.dr H. Hooghiemstra & dr B. van Geel.

PhD Theses published in 2006

Cascante Marin, A.M. (16-03-2006).
Establishment, reproduction and genetics of epiphytic bromeliad communities during premontane forest succession in Costa Rica.
Universiteit van Amsterdam Prom./coprom.: Tienderen, prof.dr. P.H. van, & Wolf, dr J.H.D.

Van Roon, A. (12-04-2006).
Designing sustainable chemicals.
Universiteit van Amsterdam Prom./coporm.: Govers, prof.dr. H.A.J. & Parsons, dr. J.R.

Torres, V. (10-05-2006).
Pliocene-Pleistocene evolution of flora, vegetation and climate: a palynological and sedimentological study of a 586-m core from the Bogotá Basin, Colombia.
Universiteit van Amsterdam
Prom./coprom.: Hooghiemstra, prof.dr H., & Vandenberghe, prof.dr. J.

Wolfshaar, K.E. van de (10-05-2006).
Population persistence in the face of size-dependent predation and competitiion interactions.
Universiteit van Amsterdam
Prom.: De Roos, prof. dr. A.M. & Perssons, prof. dr. L.

Bouma, N.A. (01-06-2006).
Rill initiation and development in relation to dynamic soil properties.
Universiteit van Amsterdam (317 pag.)
Prom./coprom.: Imeson, dr A.C., & Verstraten, prof. dr J.M.

Kant, M. (27-06-2006).
The consequences of herbivore variability for direct and indirect defenses of plants.
Universiteit van Amsterdam
Prom..: Haring, prof. dr. M.A. & Sabelis, prof. dr. M.W.

Opijnen, T. van (06-07-2006).
Virus and environment. How HIV-1 replication and evolution are driven by the host environment.
Universiteit van Amsterdam
Prom.: Berkhout, prof. dr. B. & Sabelis, prof. dr. M.W.

Verspagen, Jolanda (26-09-2006).
Benthic-pelagic coupling in the population dynamics of the cyanobacterium Microcystis.
Universiteit Utrecht
Prom./coprom.: Laanbroek, prof. dr. H.J. , Huisman, prof. dr. J. , Visser, dr. P.M.

Groot, T.V.M. (26-10-2006).
The effects of symbiont induced haploid thelythoky on the evolution of Brevipalpus mites.
Universiteit van Amsterdam
Proms./coprom.: Menken, prof. dr. S.B.J., Sabelis, prof. dr. M.W. & Breeuwer, dr. J.A.J.

Ballegooijen, W.M. van (15-11-2006).
Evolution & ecology of infectious disease.
Universiteit van Amsterdam
Prom./coprom.: Roos, prof. dr. A.M. de & Boerlijst, dr. M.C.

Pham Thi, N.N. (21-11-2006).
Numerical Analysis of Phytoplankton Dynamics. Universiteit van Amsterdam.
Prom./coprom.: prof.dr J.G. Verwer, dr B.P. Sommeijer, & prof. dr. J. Huisman.

Meijer, A. (05-12-2006).
Improvement of the life cycle assessment methodology for dwellings.
Universiteit van Amsterdam
Prom./coprom.: Reijnders, prof. dr. L. & Huijbrechts, dr. M.A.J.

PhD Theses published in 2005

 


Hulscher, Th.E.M. ten (13-01-2005).
Availability of organic contaminants in lake Ketelmeer sediment. Understanding sorption kinetics and distribution of in-situ contaminants.
Universiteit van Amsterdam
Prom./coprom.: Govers, Prof. dr. H.A.J..

 

Meirmans, P.G. (29-03-2005).
Ecological and gentic Interactions between Diploid Sexua and Triploid Apomictic Dandelions.
Universiteit van Amsterdam
Prom./coprom.: Tienderen, prof.dr. P.H. van, Menken, prof.dr S.B.J., & Nijs, dr J.C.M. den.

Peijnenburg, K.T.C.A. (13-04-2005).
Structure at Open Sea. genetics of Zooplankton Populations.
Universiteit van Amsterdam
Prom./coprom.: Menken, prof.dr S.B.J., Pierrot-Bults, dr A.C., & Breeuwer, dr J.A.J..

Voogd, N.J. de (22-04-2005).
Indonesian Sponges. Biodiversity and mariculture potential. Universiteit van Amsterdam
Prom./coprom.: Bak, prof.dr R.P.M., Soest, dr R.W.M. van, & Hoeksema, B.W..

Hille Ris Lambers, R. (05-07-2005).
Persistence of Omnivory.
Universiteit van Amsterdam
Prom./coprom.: Roos, prof. dr. A.M. de, & Sabelis, prof. dr. M.W.

Boivin, M.-E. (08-07-2005).
Diversity of microbial communities in metal-polluted heterogeneous environments.
Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
Prom./coprom.: Admiraal, prof.dr W.

Scheffers, S.R. (06-09-2005).
Benthic-pelagic coupling in coral reefs- the interaction between framework cavities and the reef water column.
Universiteit van Amsterdam
Prom./coprom.: Bak, prof.dr R.P.M..

Sanchez, M. (07-09-2005).
Use of tropical rain forest biodiversity by indigenous communities in northwestern Amazonia. Uso de la biodiversidad del bosque tropical por communidades Indigenas en la Amazonia noroccidental.
Universiteit van Amsterdam
Prom./coprom.: Cleef, prof.dr A.M., Hooghiemstra, prof.dr H., & Duivenvoorden, dr J.F..

Meeteren, M.J.M. van (27-09-2005).
Heathland ecosystem functioning under climate change.
Universiteit van Amsterdam
Prom./coprom.: Verstraten, prof. dr J.M., & Tietema, dr A..

Raat, K.J. (29-09-2005).
An analysis of short-term dynamics and parametric uncertainty.
Universiteit van Amsterdam
Prom./coprom.: Verstraten, prof. dr J.M., & Tietema, dr A..

Zwart, D. de (29-09-2005).
Impact of Toxicity on Species Composition of Aquatic Communities: Concordance of Predictions and Field Observations.
Universiteit van Amsterdam
Prom./coprom.: Admiraal, prof.dr W..

Parrado Rosselli, A. (19-10-2005).
Fruit availability and Seed Dispersal in Terra firme Rain Forests of Colombian Amazonia.
Universiteit van Amsterdam
Prom./coprom.: Cleef, prof.dr A.M., Hooghiemstra, prof.dr H., & Bouman, dr F.

Groenendijk, J.P. (28-10-2005).
Towards recovery of native forest in the Colombian Andes. A plantation experiment for ecological restoration.
Universiteit van Amsterdam
Prom./coprom.: Cleef, prof.dr A.M., Hooghiemstra, prof.dr H., & Duivenvoorden, dr J.F.

Hountondji, F.C.C. (01-11-2005).
Classical microbial control of the cassava green mite.
Universiteit van Amsterdam
Prom./coprom.: Sabelis, prof. dr. M.W.

Schutten, J. (02-12-2005).
Biomechanical Limitations on macrophytes in Shallow Lakes.
Universiteit van Amsterdam
Prom./coprom.: Admiraal, prof.dr W.

Andersson, J. (09-12-2005).
The development of resource polymorphism - Effects of diet, predation risk and population dynamical feedbacks.
University of Umea, Sweden (97 pag.)
Prom./coprom.: Persson, L., & Roos, prof. dr. A.M. de.

PhD Theses published in 2004


Boer, J.G. de (13-02-2004).
Bugs in Odour space: How predatory mites repsond to variation in herbivore-induced plant volatiles.
Universiteit Wageningen
Prom./coprom.: Dicke, dr. M., & Sabelis, prof. dr. M.W..

Tchouto, P. (23-02-2004).
Plant diversity in a central African rain forest: implications for biodiversity conservation in Cameroon.
Universiteit Wageningen
Prom./coprom.: Cleef, prof.dr A.M., & Maesen, Prof. dr. L.J.G. van der.

Kooten, T. van (24-03-2004).
On the interplay of life-history and population dynamics: emergent consequences of individual variability and specialization.
Universiteit van Amsterdam
Prom./coprom.: Roos, prof. dr. A.M. de, & Persson, L..

Boom, A. (29-03-2004).
A geochemical study of lacustrine sediments: towards palaeo-climatic reconstructions of high Andean biomes in Colombia.
Universiteit van Amsterdam
Prom./coprom.: Hooghiemstra, prof.dr H., & Sinninge Damste, prof. dr. J..

Erpenbeck, D.J.G. (31-03-2004).
On the Phylogeny of Halichondrid Demosponges.
Universiteit van Amsterdam
Prom./coprom.: Schram, prof.dr F.R..

Mwasi, B. (31-03-2004).
Landscape change dynamics in a semi-arid part of Baringo District, Kenya, based on Landsat-TM-Data and GIS analysis.
Universiteit van Amsterdam
Prom./coprom.: Sevink, prof. dr J., & Cammeraat, dr. L.H..

Jonkers, C.C.A. (08-04-2004).
Environmental behaviour of onylphenol ethoxylates in coastal waters.
Universiteit van Amsterdam
Prom./coprom.: Laane, prof.dr R.W.P.M., Govers, Prof. dr. H.A.J., & Voogt, dr. P. de.

Magalhaes, S. (23-04-2004).
To eat and not to be eaten.
Universiteit van Amsterdam
Prom./coprom.: Sabelis, prof. dr. M.W., & Janssen, dr A..

Lloyd Davies, M.T. (16-04-2004).
A polar paradise: the glaciation of South Victoria Land, Antarctica.
Universiteit van Amsterdam
Prom./coprom.: Meer, dr J.J.M. van der, & Imeson, dr A.C.

Duque, A.J. (08-06-2004).
Plant diversity scaled by growth forms along spatial and environmental gradients.
Universiteit van Amsterdam
Prom./coprom.: Cleef, prof.dr A.M., Hooghiemstra, prof.dr H., & Duivenvoorden, dr J.F..

Maier, C. (11-06-2004).
Exploring stable isotopic variation in scleractinian coral tissue and skeleton; Proxies for climate, ecological plasticity and coral.
Universiteit van Amsterdam
Prom./coprom.: Bak, prof.dr R.P.M..

Grinten, E. van der (18-06-2004).
Dynamic species interactions in phototrophic biofilms.
Universiteit van Amsterdam
Prom./coprom.: Admiraal, prof.dr W.

Vrugt, J.A. (29-06-2004).
Improved inverse modeling for assessing soilhydraulic properties at different scales.
Universiteit van Amsterdam
Prom./coprom.: Bouten, dr W., & Verstraten, prof. dr J.M.

Haas, E.M. de (02-07-2004).
Persistence of benthic invertebrates in polluted sediments.
Universiteit van Amsterdam
Prom./coprom.: Admiraal, prof.dr W., Koelmans, A.A., & Kraak, dr M.H.S.

 

Dias-Sardinha, I.M. (16-09-2004).
Towards strategic sustainability performance evaluation: a study of portuguese companies.
Universiteit van AmsterdamUvA
Prom./coprom.: Reijnders, prof. dr L.

Yeremenko, N. (17-09-2004).
Functional flexibility of photosystem I in cyanobacteria.
Universiteit van Amsterdam
Prom./coprom.: Huisman, prof. dr. J., Vermaas, dr W.F.J., & Matthijs, dr. H.C.P.

Dekker, W. (11-10-2004).
Slipping through our hands. Population of the European Eel.
Universiteit van Amsterdam
Prom./coprom.: Sabelis, prof. dr. M.W., & Daan, prof. dr. N.

Kreb, D. (09-11-2004).
Facultative River Dolphins. Conservation and Social Ecology of Freshwater and Coastal Irrawaddy Dolphins in Indonesia
Universiteit van Amsterdam
Prom./coprom.: Schram, prof.dr F.R.

Leal, M.E. (21-12-2004).
The African rain forest during the Last Glacial Maximum: an Archipelago of forests in a sea of grass.
Universiteit Wageningen
Prom./coprom.: Cleef, prof.dr A.M., & Maessen, L.J.G.

PhD Theses published in 2003


Nomikou, M. (23-01-2003).
Combatting whiteflies: predatory mites as a novel weapon.
Universiteit van Amsterdam.
(Co-)promot.: prof. dr. M. W. Sabelis, prof. dr. J. C. van Lenteren & dr A. Janssen.

Joolen, E. van (12-02-2003).
Archaeological land evaluation. A reconstruction of the suitability of ancient landscapes for various land uses in Italy focused on the first millennium BC.
Rijksuniversiteit Groningen
(Co-)promot.: prof. dr J. Sevink & prof. dr P. A. J. A. Hema.

Krop, H.B. (18-02-2003).
Thermodynamic approaches for the environmental chemistry of organic pollutants.
Universiteit van Amsterdam.
(Co-)promot.: H. A. J. Govers & J. R. Parsons.

Arbelaez Velasquez, M.V. (20-02-2003).
Diversity and dynamics of the vegetation on the sandstone plateaus of the Colombian Amazonia.
Universiteit van Amsterdam.
(Co-)promot.: prof.dr A. M. Cleef, prof.dr H. Hooghiemstra & R. Callejas.

Diekmann, O.E. (27-02-2003).
The coral genus Madracis. Speciation in corals and their symbionts.
Universiteit van Amsterdam.
Promot.: prof.dr R. P. M. Bak.

Schmidt, K. (04-03-2003).
Hyperspectral remote sensing of vegetation species distribution in a saltmarsh.
Wageningen Universiteit
(Co-)promot.: prof.dr A. M. Cleef.

Vonk, R. (06-03-2003).
Explorations of the systematics and deep history of stygobiont amphipods.
Universiteit van Amsterdam.
(Co-)promot.: prof.dr F. R. Schram.

Blaauw, M.A. (20-03-2003).
An investigation of Holocene sun-climate relationships using numerical C-14 wiggle-match dating of peat deposits.
Universiteit van Amsterdam.
(Co-)promot.: prof.dr H. Hooghiemstra, dr B. van Geel & J. van der Plicht.

Leslie, H.A. (20-03-2003).
Biomimetic solid-phase microextraction. Estimating body residues and predicting baseline toxicity in aquatic organisms.
IRAS, Universiteit Utrecht
(Co-)promot.: Prof. dr W. Seinen, prof.dr W. Admiraal, Dr. J. Hermens & dr M. H. S. Kraak.

Poeser, F. (16-04-2003).
From the Amazonriver to the Amazon molly and back again.
Universiteit van Amsterdam.
(Co-)promot.: prof.dr F. R. Schram & dr H. Nijssen.

Dignum, M. (06-05-2003).
Phosphate uptake proteins as markers for the nutrient status of freshwater cyanobacteria.
Universiteit van Amsterdam.
(Co-)promot.: prof.dr L. R. Mur, prof.dr H. J. Laanbroek, dr. H. C. P. Matthijs & dr. R Pel.

 

Erni, Birgit (06-05-2003).
Simulation models of passerine migration from Europe to Africa.
Universität Basel.
(Co-)promot.: prof. dr. Bruno Bruderer & dr W. Bouten.

Vreugdenhil, D. (03-06-2003).
Protected areas system planning and monitoring.
Wageningen Universiteit.
(Co-)promot.: prof.dr A. M. Cleef.

Grill, A. (04-09-2003).
Endemism in Sardinia: Evolution, ecology, and conservation in the butterfly Maniola nurag.
Universiteit van Amsterdam.
Promot.: prof.dr S. B. J. Menken

Velez, M.A. (09-10-2003).
A contribution of diatom analysis to Lateglacial and Holocene environmental reconstructions of Colombian lowland and montane ecosystems.
Universiteit van Amsterdam.
(Co-)promot.: prof.dr H. Hooghiemstra, prof.dr S. Metcalfe & dr. I. Martinez.

Jansen, B. (27-10-2003).
The mobility of aluminium, iron and organic matter in acidic sandy soils.
Universiteit van Amsterdam,
Promot.: prof. dr J. M. Verstraten.

Onzo, A. (11-11-2003).
Population dynamics of cassava green mite and its predator, Typhlodromalus aripo in Benin, West Africa.
Universiteit van Amsterdam.
(Co-)promot.: prof. dr. M. W. Sabelis & dr. R. Hanna.

Herwijnen, R. van (10-12-2003).
Metabolic and cometabolic biodegradation of PAHs.
Universiteit van Amsterdam
(Co-)promot.: H. A. J. Govers & J. R. Parsons.

Heugens, E.H.W. (17-12-2003).
Predicting effects of multiple stressors on aquatic biota.
Universiteit van Amsterdam.
(Co-)promot.: prof.dr W. Admiraal, N. M. van Straalen, dr M. H. S. Kraak & A. J. Hendriks.

PhD Theses published in 2002


Aerts, J.C.J.H. (22-01-2002)
Spatial decision support for resource allocation
Universiteit van Amsterdam
(Co-)promot.: prof.dr. J.M. Verstraten, Dr. G. Heuvelink

Egas, C.J.M. (10-02-2002)
Foraging behaviour and the evolution of specialisation in herbivorous arthropods
(Co-)promot.: prof.dr M. W. Sabelis & prof.dr S. B. J. Menken. Cum Laude

Epstein, N. (14-02-2002)
Corall reefs: aspects of management, conservation, and restoration
Universiteit van Amsterdam
(Co-)promot.: Prof. dr. R.P.M. Bak & dr. B. Rinkevich

Rijn, P.C.J. van (14-02-2002)
The impact of supplementary food on a prey-predator interaction.
Universiteit van Amsterdam
(Co-) promot.: prof.dr M. W. Sabelis

Wiegman, S. (21-02-2002)
Photoenhanced toxicity of azaarenes to marine phytoplankton
Universiteit van Amsterdam
(Co-)promot.: Prof. dr. W. Admiraal / Prof. dr. R.W.P.M.
Laane / dr. M.H.S. Kraak/ dr. P. de Voogt

Vermeij, M.J.A. (13-03-2002)
Evolutionary ecology of the coral genus Madracis on Carribbean reefs
Universiteit van Amsterdam
(Co-)promot.: prof.dr. R. Bak

Berrio Mogollon, J.C. (15-03-2002)
Lateglacial and holocene vegetation and climatic change in lowland Colombia
Universiteit van Amsterdam
(Co-)promot.: Prof. dr. H. Hooghiemstra & dr. L.F. Herrera

Beuk, P.L.T. (28-03-2002)
Cicadas spreading by island or by spreading the wings?
Universiteit van Amsterdam
Co-)promot.: prof.dr. F.R. Schram & dr. J.P. Duffels

Jenner, R.A. (17-04-2002)
Macroevolution of animal body plans; evaluating alternative hypotheses
Universiteit van Amsterdam
(Co-)promot.: prof.dr. F.R. Schram

Claessen, D. (03-06-2002)
Dwarfs and giants: the interplay of size-dependent cannibalism and competition
Universiteit van Amsterdam, Cum laude
(Co-)promot.: prof.dr. A.M. de Roos & Dr. L. Persson

Dorren, L.K.A. (27-09-2002)
Mountain geo-ecosystems GIS modelling of rockfall and protection forest structure
Universiteit van Amsterdam
(Co-)promot.: Prof. dr. A. C. Imeson & dr. A.C. Seijmonsbergen

Huisman, J.A.H. (04-10-2002)
Measuring soil water content with time domain reflectometry and ground-penetrating radar
Universiteit van Amsterdam
(Co-)promot.: prof. dr. J.M. Verstraten

Coppus, R. (13-11-2002)
Landscape sensitivity to erosion in three semi-arid Central Andean geo-ecosystems
Universiteit van Amsterdam
(Co-)promot.: prof.dr. A.C. Imeson & Prof. dr. J. Sevink

Tol, R.W.H.M. van. (22-11-2002)
Fatal attraction: novel strategies for wine weevil control
Universiteit van Amsterdam
(Co-)promot.: Prof. dr. M.W. Sabelis/ dr. J.H. Visser

Priadjati, A. (26-11-2002)
Dipterocarpaceae: forest fires and forest recovery
Wageningen University
(Co-) promot.: R. A. A. Oldeman, J. Soedarsono & prof.dr S.
B. J. Menken

Cleary, D. (19-12-2002)
Biodiversity and Environmental change in the rainforests of Borneo
Universiteit van Amsterdam
(Co-)promot.: prof.dr. S.B.J. Menken

PhD Theses published in 2001


Huijbregts, M.A.J. (18-01-2001)
Uncertainty and variability in environmental life cycle assessment
Universiteit van Amsterdam, 190 pp.
(Co-)promot.: prof. dr. L. Reijnders

Hiemstra, J.F. (19-01-2001)
Dirt pictures reveal the past extent of the grounded Antarctic ice sheet
Universiteit van Amsterdam, 231 pp
(Co-)promot.: dr. J. J. M. van der Meer & dr. A. C. Imeson

Dijk, P.M. van (30-01-2001)
Soil erosion and associated sediment supply to rivers
Universiteit van Amsterdam, 211 pp.
(Co-)promot.: dr. A. C. Imeson

Janssen, J.A.M. (09-02-2001)
Monitoring of salt-marsh vegetation by sequential mapping
Universiteit van Amsterdam, 249 pp.
(Co-)promot.: prof. dr. J. Sevink & prof. dr. J. P. Bakker.

Wijk, M.T. van (20-02-2001)
Quantification of the mutual relationships between forest growth and forest
water use: determining factors, feedbacks and strategies
Universiteit van Amsterdam, 192 pp.
(Co-)promot.: prof. dr. J. M. Verstraten & dr. W. Bouten

Zaniewski, K. (09-03-2002)
Plasmic fabric analysis of glacial sediments using quantitative image analysis
methods and GIS
techniques
Universiteit van Amsterdam, 219 pp.
(Co-)promot.: prof. dr. J. Sevink & J. van der Meer.

Vijverberg, C.A. (29-03-2001)
Adaptive radiation of Australian and New Zealand Microseris (Asteraceae)
Universiteit van Amsterdam, 183 pp.
(Co-)promot.: prof.dr. K. Bachmann.

Baral, H.S. (05-04-2001)
Community structure and habitat associations of lowland grassland birds in Nepal
Universiteit van Amsterdam, 235 pp.
(Co-)promot.: prof.dr. F. R. Schram

Obale, F. (09-04-2001)
Impacts of agricultural land use histories on soil organic matter dynamics and
related properties of Savannah soils in North Cameroon.
Universiteit van Amsterdam, 181 pp.
(Co-)promot.: prof. dr .J. Sevink & W. Groot.

Luijten, S.H. (23-05-2001)
Reproduction and genetics in fragmented plant populations
Universiteit van Amsterdam, 120 pp.
(Co-)promot.: prof.dr. S. B. J. Menken

Drukker, B. (31-05-2001)
How predatory arthropods learn to use herbivore-induced plant volatiles. Evidence
from behavioural experiments and the field
Universiteit van Amsterdam, 115 pp. (Co-)promot.: prof.dr.M. W. Sabelis & P. Scutareanu

Schneider, J. (30-08-2001)
Diversity, structure, and biogeography of a successional and mature upper
montane rain forest of the Venezualan Andes
Johann Wolfgang Goethe-Universitaet, 376 pp.
(Co-)promot.: prof.dr .G. Zizka & prof. dr. A. M. Cleef)

Nijman, V.J. (25-09-2001)
Forest (and) primates: Conservation and ecology of the endemic primates of
Java and Borneo
Universiteit van Amsterdam, 232 pp.
(Co-)promot.: prof.dr .S. B. J. Menken.

Freitas Vala Salvador, F. de (07-11-2001)
Genetic conflicts between Cytosplasmic bacteria and their Mite Host
Universiteit van Amsterdam, 111 pp.
(Co-)promot.: prof.dr. M. W. Sabelis & dr. J. A. J. Breeuwer

Faraji, F. (13-11-2001)
How counter-attacking prey influence foraging and oviposition decisions of a predatory
mite Universiteit van Amsterdam, 76 pp.
(Co-)promot.: prof.dr. M. W. Sabelis & dr. A. R. M. Janssen

Wille, M. (27-11-2001)
Vegetation history and climate records of Colombian lowland areas: rain forest,
savanna and intermontane ecosystems
Universiteit van Amsterdam, 163 pp.
(Co-)promot.: prof.dr. H. Hooghiemstra

Orozco Pardo, I.C. (04-12-2001)
Brunellia, Evolutionary biology of Brunellia Ruiz & Pavon (Brunelliaceae,
Oxalidales)
Universiteit van Amsterdam, 164 pp.
(Co-)promot.: prof.dr. H. Hooghiemstra

Dunne', H.J.F van (19-12-2001)
Establishment and Development of Epiphytes in Secondary Neotropical Forests
Universiteit van Amsterdam. (Den Haag: 4SE Digital Prints). (Co-)promot.: prof.dr. H. Hooghiemstra, prof. dr. J. H. D. Wolf & prof.dr. A. M. Cleef.

PhD Theses published in 2000


Venzon, M. (27-01-2000)
Food webs on plants: the role of a generalist predator
Universiteit van Amsterdam, 91 pp.
(Co-)promot.: prof.dr. M. W. Sabelis & dr. A. R. M. Janssen.

Krips, O.E. (10-04-2000)
Plant effects on biological control of spider mites in the ornamental crop gerbera
Wageningen Universiteit, 113 pp.
(Co-)promot.: dr. M. Dicke, prof.dr. M. W. Sabelis & J. C. van Lenteren.

Abuodha, J. (25-04-2000)
Geomorphology of the Malindi Bay coastal sand dunes
Universiteit van Amsterdam, 179 pp.
(Co-)promot.: prof. dr. P. D. Jungerius, M. Tole & dr. J. H. van Boxel

Kiers, A.M. (10-05-2000)
Endive, Chicory, and their wild relatives
Universiteit Leiden, 77 pp.
(Co-)promot.: prof. dr. P. Baas & prof.dr. K. Bachmann).

Smit, A. (23-06-2000)
Impact of grazing on carbon and nutrient cycling in a grass-encroached Scots
pine forest
Universiteit van Amsterdam, 101 pp.
(Co-)promot.: prof. dr. J. Sevink & dr. A. M. Kooijman.

Bergeijk, S.A. van (08-09-2000)
Production of dimethylsulfonionpropionate and dimethylsulfide in intertidal sediment
ecosystems
Universiteit van Amsterdam, 157 pp.
(Co-)promot.: prof.dr. L. R. Mur & L. J. Stal.

Klok, C. (27-09-2000)
A quest for the role of habitat quality in nature conservation
Universiteit van Amsterdam, 127 pp.
(Co-)promot.: prof.dr. M. W. Sabelis & dr. A. M. de Roos.

Garcia-Mendoza, E. (10-10-2000)
Photoadaptation in micralgae: xantophyll cycle and state transition strategies
Universiteit van Amsterdam, 117 pp.
(Co-)promot.: prof.dr. L. R. Mur & dr. H. C. P. Matthijs

Weerts, A.H. (24-10-2000)
Transport properties of unsaturated sandy soils. Analogies, measurement
and models
Universiteit van Amsterdam, 96 pp.
(Co-)promot.: prof. dr. J. M. Verstraten & dr .W. Bouten.

Dekker, S.C. (24-10-2000)
Modelling and monitoring forest evapotranspiration. Behaviour, concepts and
parameters
Universiteit van Amsterdam, 119 pp.
(Co-)promot.: prof. dr. J. M. Verstraten & dr. W. Bouten

Keizer, J.J. (01-12-2000)
Vascular plant family composition of the Eastern Cordillera of Colombia
Universiteit van Amsterdam, 160 pp.
(Co-)promot.: prof.dr. A. M. Cleef, prof.dr. H. Hooghiemstra & dr. J. F. Duivenvoorden.

Speranza, A.O.M. (11-12-2000)
Solar and anthropogenic forcing of late-Holocene vegetation changes in the
Czech Giant Mountains
Universiteit van Amsterdam, 127 pp.
(Co-)promot.: prof.dr. H. Hooghiemstra, dr. B. van Geel & J. van der Plicht).

Gravendeel, B. (13-12-2000)
Reorganising the orchid genus Coelogyne. A phylogenetic classification based on
morphology and molecules
Universiteit Leiden, 208 pp.
(Co-)promot.: prof. dr. P. Baas & prof.dr K. Bachmann.

Lee, G.E.M. van der (14-12-2000)
Anoxic conditions in a Douglas fir litter layer
Universiteit van Amsterdam, 133 pp.
(Co-)promot.: prof. dr. J. M. Verstraten, dr. W. Bouten & dr. A. Tietema.

Published by  IBED

9 November 2017