New Paper in PPEES on functional traits and vegetation modelling. By Iain Colin Prentice

Teaming up with some of our colleagues in China and Australia (and Reading!), we are delighted that our latest paper “Functional trait variation related to gap dynamics in tropical moist forests: a vegetation modelling perspective” is now online in Perspectives in Plant Ecology, Evolution and Systematics (https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ppees.2018.10.004). Whilst we have published before on the causes … Continue reading New Paper in PPEES on functional traits and vegetation modelling. By Iain Colin Prentice

Updates from Tsinghua University, Beijing. By Iain Colin Prentice

In early 2018, I was appointed as a Chinese High-End Expert at Tsinghua University in Beijing. This position facilitates collaborative research with experts and students working on modelling plant traits with environmental parameters within the Department of Earth System Science. I have just returned from a three-week trip to Tsinghua, working within the ‘Lab of Plant … Continue reading Updates from Tsinghua University, Beijing. By Iain Colin Prentice