Venice Winter School 2016 - Programme

Pierre Couteron (Institute of Research for Development, Marseille, France)
Assessment of Patterns in Ecogeomorphic Systems

Vincent Deblauwe (Institute of Research for Development, Yaounde, Cameroon)
Testing association between spatially autocorrelated variables: a new approach using surrogate lattice data

Jonathan Sherratt (Heriot-Watt University, Edimburgh, Great Bretain)
Simple mathematical models of semi-arid vegetation are able to provide important and often surprising insights into spatial patterning. Coexistence of multiple pattern wavelengths: wavelength prediction requires the solution of a pattern selection problem. Mathematical and computational methods.

Hubert Savenije (Delft University of Technology, Netherlands)
How ecosystems buffer against climate variability

Ehud Meron (Ben Gurion University, Boqer, Israel)
Pattern formation - a missing link in the study of ecosystem response to environmental changes

Dan Malkinson (University of Haifa, Israel)
Interactions between plants and their effect on the patterns emergence. A case study in the Negev desert

Mara Baudena (Utrecht University, Netherlands)
Plant communities, networks and species richness



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