Prof. Ran Nathan

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Short Interest
Movement ecology, spatiotemporal plant population dynamics, ornithology.
Ph. D
Room 102, Dept. of Ecology, Evolution & Behavior, The Alexander Silberman Inst. of Life Sciences, Berman building, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem 91904

Movement ecology, mechanisms and patterns of organism movements, ecology and evolution of dispersal, spatiotemporal plant population dynamics, seed dispersal by wind, plant-animal interactions with special emphasis on endozoochory and granivory, dispersal biogeography, bird migration, ornithology.


Sondra Turjeman, , Alejandro Centeno-Cuadros, , Shay Rotics, , Ran Nathan, U. Eggers, , J. Blas, , W. Fiedler, , M. Kaatz, , F. Jeltsch, , M. Wikelski, (2016) Extra-pair paternity in the socially monogamous white stork (Ciconia ciconia) is fairly common and independent of local density | Scientific Reports 27976
Roi Harel, , Nir Horvitz, , Ran Nathan, (2016) Adult vultures outperform juveniles in challenging thermal soaring conditions | Scientific Reports 27865 : 6
Yotam Orchan, , Ran Nathan, O. Ovaskainen, , W. Bouten, (2016) Novel insights into the map stage of true navigation in non-migratory wild birds (stone curlews, Burhinus oedicnemus) | The American Naturalist E152-E165 : 187
Motti Charter, , Yotam Orchan, , Ran Nathan, A. Weller, , A. J. Weiss, , S. Toledo, (2016) Characterizing the accuracy of a self-synchronized reverse-GPS wildlife localization system. | The 15th International Conference on Information Processing in Sensor Networks (IPSN '16), Vienna, Austria 1-12
Shay Rotics, , Yehezkel Resheff, , Sondra Turjeman, , Nir Sapir, , Ran Nathan, M. Kaatz, , D. Zurell, , U. Eggers, , A. Flack, W. Fiedler, F. Jeltsch, M. Wikelski, (2016) The challenges of the first migration: movement and behavior of juvenile versus adult white storks with insights regarding juvenile mortality. | Journal of Animal Ecology 938–947 : 85