Raphael Weber

Nachhaltige Landnutzung

Totengässlein 3
4051 Basel

+41 (0)61 207 35 02

Research Interests

Investigating the regulation of carbon storage in trees and the significance of carbon reserves for drought survival

PhD Project

Title: Minimum levels of carbon reserves in temperate trees at severe carbon limitation and drought stress (MinCarbRes). 

Education and Professional Experience

02/2015 - ongoing: PhD student in the Sustainable Land Use group, University of Basel, Switzerland
2014: Student assistant in the Plant Ecology research group on the "Swiss canopy crane" project, University of Basel, Switzerland
2013-2014: M.Sc. in Ecology, major in Plant Ecology under the supervision of Prof. Ch. Körner, University of Basel and ETH Zürich, Switzerland. Thesis title: "Higher leaf mass investments in adult Hedera helix under elevated CO2"
2009-2012: B.Sc. in Biology, major in Animal and Plant Sciences, University of Basel, Switzerland