Hongmei Chen

Hongmei Chen

Doktorandin

Tel +49-341-97-38589
Fax +49-341-97-38549
E-mail hongmei.chen*uni-leipzig.de
Raum 121

Adresse

AG Spezielle Botanik und Funktionelle Biodiversität
Universität Leipzig
Johannisallee 21
04103 Leipzig

Lebenslauf

Since August 2013

PhD student at the University of Leipzig, Systematic Botany and Functional Biodiversiy
Thesis: Root decomposition along a plant species richness gradient in grassland

July 2012 - June 2013

Research assistant
College of Life Sciences, Beijing Normal University
Topic: Mycorrhizal biomass quantification using real-time PCR

September 2009 - July 2012

Master's degree of Science in Ecology
College of Life Sciences, Beijing Normal University
Thesis: Mycorrhizal networks efficiency in transferring soil N in a Mongolian pine plantation in Northeastern China (supervised by Prof. Pu Mou)

September 2005 - July 2009

Bachelor's degree of Science in Bioscience
College of Life Sciences, Beijing Normal University

Forschung

Interests

  • Root dynamics and turnover
  • Interactions between mycorrhizas and plant
  • Biodiversity and ecosystem functioning

PhD thesis

Root decomposition along a plant species richness gradient in grassland

Projects participated

  • Since August 2013
    Root turnover subproject in the Jena Experiment
  • October 2010 - June 2013
    Mycorrhizal plasticity research: Hyphal growth response to different nutrient treatments in a Mongolian pine plantation in Northeastern China
  • July 2011 - May 2012
    Mycorrhizal networks efficiency in transferring soil N in a Mongolian pine plantation in Northeastern China
  • October 2008 - April 2010
    Plant root plasticity response to soil nutrient spatiotemporal heterogeneity.

Publikationen

Konferenzbeiträge

Chen, H; Gessler, A; de Kroon, H; Scherer-Lorenzen, M; Mommer, L; Wirth, C; Weigelt, A  (2014) Root decomposition along a plant diversity gradient; 44. Jahrestagung der Gesellschaft für Ökologie (GFÖ)

letzte Änderung: 01.04.2015