Welcome to the Grassland Sciences Group

Stable Isotope Ecology

In the fall semester 2014, the course is offered as a block course (one week) during January, 19th to January, 23rd 2015. It contains lectures (in the morning) and lab exercises (in the afternoon). Students will carry out small experiments (IsoProjects) and will report on them at Friday afternoon.


Organisation & time schedule can be found here.


Handouts (will be updated during the course)

Day 1 Intro.

Day 1 Terminology.

Day 1 Isotope Ratio Mass Spectrometry.

Day 2 H & O Isotopes. Part I.

Day 2 H & O Isotopes. Part II.

Day 3 Carbon.

Day 4 Dual isotope approach C & O.

Day 4 Nitrogen.

Day 5 Treerings & Isotopes.

Day 5 Climate & Biomarkers.

Day 5 New Develop. CSIA.

Day 5 New Develop. - Laser Spectroscopy.



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