Symposium 24: Bridging the gap between theory and empiricism in ecology
Organized by: P Amarasekare and M Neubert
Friday, August 12, 8:00 AM - 11:30 AM, Meeting Room 517 C, Level 5, Palais des congrès de Montréal
8:00 AM: , INTRODUCTION: P. AMARESAKARE.
8:10 AM: King, Aaron*,1, Lele, Subhash2, Rohani, Pejman3, Pascual, Mercedes4, 1 University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN2 University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada3 University of Georgia, Athens, GA4 University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, Linking mechanistic models with epidemiological data: Parameter estimation in the face of incomplete information.
8:30 AM: Huisman, Jef*,1, Johnk, Klaus1, Sharples, Jonathan2, Stroom, Jasper3, Sommeijer, Ben4, Visser, Petra1, 1 University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, Netherlands2 Proudman Oceanographic Labs, Liverpool, United Kingdom3 Water Board Rijnland, Leiden, Netherlands4 Center for Mathematics and Computer Science, Amsterdam, Netherlands, Climate change and harmful algal blooms: bridging competition theory, lab studies and lake experiments.
8:50 AM: Shea, Katriona*,1, Kelly, Dave2, Sheppard, Andrew3, Woodburn, Tim3, 1 The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA, 168022 University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand3 CSIRO Entomology, Canberra, ACT, Australia, Thistle invasions: Integration of theoretical and empirical approaches.
9:10 AM: Rees, Mark 1, Ellner, Stephen*,2, 1 University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK2 Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, Linking complex demographic transitions to population behavior: An integral projection approach.
9:30 AM: , BREAK.
9:45 AM: Huxel, Gary1, Talley, Drew1, 2, Sanchez-Pinero, Francisco3, 1 University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, USA2 San Francisco State University, San Francisco, CA, USA3 Universidad de Granada, Granada, Spain, Long-term dynamics of island food webs.
10:05 AM: Bonsall, Michael1, Hastings, Alan2, 1 University of Oxford, Oxford, U.K.2 University of California, Davis, CA, U.S.A., Reconciling theory with data in multispecies metapopulations.
10:25 AM: Fagan, William*,1, Lewis, Mark2, Neubert, Michael2, Aumann, Craig 1, Apple, Jenny 3, Bishop, John3, 1 University of Maryland, College Park2 University of Alberta, Edmonton3 Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute, Woods Hole, Stoichiometry and the spatial dynamics of consumer-resource coinvasions at Mount St. Helens.
11:05 AM: , PANEL DISCUSSION.
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