GINOP Sustainable Ecosystems Group
research fellow
IEB Department of Terrestrial Ecology
somodi.imelda [at]
Brief description of the main scopes: 

Spatial vegetation modelling, including predictive modelling of the potential vegetation. Long-term vegetation dynamics at coarse (landscape) and fine (community) scales.

Main profile in keywords: 
vegetation ecology, vegetation dynamics, spatial modelling
Selected publications:


Fekete, G., Molnár, Zs., Magyari, E., Somodi, I. and Varga, Z. (2014): A new framework for understanding Pannonian vegetation patterns: regularities, deviations and uniqueness. Community Ecology 15: (1)pp.12-26. (2014)


Aszalós R, Somodi I, Kenderes K, Ruff J, Czúcz B, Standovár T (2012): Accurate prediction of ice disturbance in European deciduous forests with generalized linear models: a comparison of field-based and airborne-based approaches EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF FOREST RESEARCH 131: 1905-1915.


Fekete G, Somodi I, Molnár Zs (2010): Is chorological symmetry observable within the forest steppe biome in Hungary? - A demonstrative analysis of floristic data. Community Ecology 11: 140-147.


Miklós I, Somodi Imelda, Podani János (2005): Rearrangement of ecological data matrices via Markov Chain Monte Carlo simulation. Ecology 86, 3398-3410.