• Glasshouse experiment at the U. of Zurich

    How will repeated drought affect the relationships between biodiversity and ecosystem functioning? We set up a plant diversity experiment in a glasshouse to explore this question.

    干旱会如何改变生物多样性与生态系统功能的关系?我们在温室设置了一个植物多样性实验以研究这个问题。

    Collaborators: Prof. Bernhard Schmid (U. Zurich), Dr. Anja Vogel (iDiv), Dr. Cameron Wagg (U. Zurich) and Tianyang Xu (U. Zurich)

    How will species loss affect forest productivity? We are studying this question using a large-scale field experiment (BEF-China) in Jiangxi.

    物种丢失会如何影响森林的生产力?我们在江西开展了一个近40公顷的森林实验(BEF-China)、种植超过30万棵植物以研究这个问题。

    Collaborators: Prof. Helge Bruelheide (iDiv), Dr. Yuanyuan Huang (U. Zurich), Prof. Keping Ma (CAS), Dr. Pascal Niklaus (U. Zurich), and Prof. Bernhard Schmid (U. Zurich)

    Publication: Huang et al. 2018 Science; Chen et al. 2020 Nature Ecology & Evolution.