Thomas Spiegelberger

portrait Dr. Thomas Spiegelberger
Reserach Scientist

Mountain Ecosystems
2, rue de la Papeterie - BP 76
FR-38402 Saint Martin d'Hères Cedex

E-mail: thomas.spiegelberger(at)
E-mail: thomas.spiegelberger(at)

Key Publications of Thomas Spiegelberger (up to ten) :
Spiegelberger T., Matthies D., Müller-Schärer H., Schaffner U. (2008) Sawdust addition reduces the productivity of nitrogen-enriched mountain grasslands. Restoration Ecology, doi: 10.1111/j.1526-100X.2008.00424.x.
Cassagne N., Spiegelberger T., Cecillon L., Juvy B., Brun J.-J. (2008) The impact of soil temperature increase on organic matter and faunal properties in a frozen calcareous scree in the French Alps.Geoderma,146, pp. 239–247.
Spiegelberger T., Hegg O., Matthies D., Hedlund K., Schaffner U. (2006) Long-term effects of short-term perturbation in a sub-alpine grassland. Ecology, 87, pp. 1939-1944.
Spiegelberger T., Matthies D., Müller-Schärer H., Schaffner U. (2006) Scale-dependent effects of land use on plant species richness of mountain grassland in the European Alps. Ecography, 29, pp. 541-548.

Expertise of Thomas Spiegelberger:
Expertise CategorySpecific Expertise
Expert TypeScientific / Fundamental Research
Applied Sciences / Technologies / Engineering
Topic BiospherePlants
Topic Integrated SystemsCarbon Cycle
Biogeochemical Cycles except Carbon
Nutrient Cycle / Food Chain
Topic EcosystemsTerrestrial Ecosystems
Spatial ZonesMountain / Highland
Spatial ScaleRegional
National / Cultural
Local / Community
Time FramePast
Recent / Today
Time ScaleSeasonal / Annual
Decadal / Centennial
MethodsData Collection - Measurement
Data Analysis
Literature Study
Program Coordination / Management
Biodiversity Convention Thematic AreasMountain Biodiversity
Biodiversity Convention Cross Cutting IssuesEcosystem Approach
Sustainable Use of Biodiversity
Biodiversity Information Management
Mountain Research InitiativeLong-term monitoring and analysis of indicators of environmental change in mount
Process studies along altitudinal gradients and in associated headwater basins
Sustainable land use and natural resources management
Ecological Network Basic KnowledgeBotany / Phytogeography
Ecological Network ImplementationEcological effectiveness

Last update: 7/5/18
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