Prof. Ran Nathan

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Short Interest
Movement ecology, spatiotemporal plant population dynamics, ornithology.
Degree
Ph. D
Role
PI
Email(s)
Homepage
Phone
972-(0)2-6584314
Fax
+972-2-6586080
Address
Room 102, Dept. of Ecology, Evolution & Behavior, The Alexander Silberman Inst. of Life Sciences, Berman building, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem 91904
Interest: 

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.

Publications

Ran Nathan, Bohrer, G., G. G. Katul, R. L. Walko, R. Avissar, (2008) Effects of canopy heterogeneity, seed abscission, and inertia on wind-driven dispersal kernels of tree seeds | Journal of Ecology 569-580 : 96
Ran Nathan, Bullock, J. M., (2008) Plant dispersal across multiple scales: linking models and reality | Journal of Ecology 567-568 : 96
Tal Avgar, , Itamar Giladi, , Ran Nathan, (2008) Linking traits of foraging animals to spatial patterns of plants: social and solitary ants generate opposing patterns of surviving seeds | Ecology Letters 224-234 : 11
Ran Nathan, , Orr Spiegel, , Ofer Steinitz, , Ana Trakhtenbrot, , Asaf Tsoar, F. M. Schurr, (2008) Mechanisms of long-distance seed dispersal | Trends in Ecology & Evolution 638-647 : 23
Ran Nathan, Spiegel, O., (2007) Incorporating dispersal distance into the disperser effectiveness framework: frugivorous birds provide complementary dispersal to plants in a patchy environment | Ecology Letters 718-728 : 10

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