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Owen Petchey

  • Professor of Integrative Ecology
  • Institute of Evolutionary Biology and Environmental Studies, University of Zurich
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and analyses of observational data. Some of my most significant work couples these approaches.theoretical modellingMy research focuses on the causes and consequences of extinction using methods including experimental ecology

About

Institutional web page here: http://www.ieu.uzh.ch/staff/professors/petchey.html Institutional group web page here: http://www.ieu.uzh.ch/research/ecology/extinction.html Alternate group web page here: http://www.thetrophiclink.org

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Publications (119)

From instantaneous to continuous: Using imaging spectroscopy and in situ data to map two productivity-related ecosystem services

  • Braun D
  • Damm A
  • Paul-Limoges E
Ecological Indicators (2017)
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Linking intra-specific trait variation to community abundance dynamics improves ecological predictability by revealing a growth-defence trade-off

  • Griffiths J
  • Petchey O
  • Pennekamp F
Functional Ecology 
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Loss of predator species, not intermediate consumers, triggers rapid and dramatic extinction cascades

  • Donohue I
  • Petchey O
  • Kéfi S
Global Change Biology (2017)
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Sustainable computational science: the ReScience initiative

  • Rougier N
  • Hinsen K
  • Alexandre F
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Temporal scale dependent interactions between multiple environmental disturbances in microcosm ecosystems

  • elie Garnier A
  • Pennekamp F
  • elissa Lemoine M
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Professional experience

Professor of Integrative Ecology

Institute of Evolutionary Biology and Environmental Studies, University of Zurich

February 2011 - Present

Education history

PhD

Imperial College London

October 1994 - September 1997(3 years)