Sándor BARTHA, PhD

GINOP Sustainable Ecosystems Group
scientific advisor
IEB Department of Terrestrial Ecology
bartha.sandor [at] okologia.mta.hu
+36 28 360-122, 360-147 / 161
Brief description of the main scopes: 

1, Comparative plant community ecology
2, Fine scale functional organization of grasslands
3, Assembly and disassembly in grasslands and old fields

Main profile in keywords: 
Assembly rules, Community organization, Vegetation dynamics, Spatial statistics, Spatially explicit simulations, Landscape ecology, Grassland ecology, Old-field succession
Selected publications:

2014

Bartha Sándor, Szentes Szilárd, Horváth András, Házi Judit, Zimmermann Zita, Molnár Csaba, Dancza István, Margóczi Katalin, Pál Róbert, Purger Dragica, Schmidt Dávid, Óvári Miklós, Komoly Cecília, Sutyinszki Zsuzsanna, Szabó Gábor, Csathó András István, Juhász Melinda, Penksza Károly, Molnár Zsolt (2014): Impact of mid-successional dominant species on the diversity and progress of succession in regenerating temperate grasslands Applied Vegetation Science, 17: 201-213
Camilla Wellstein, Giandiego Campetella, Francesco Spada, Stefano Chelli, Ladislav Mucina, Roberto Canullo, Sandor Bartha (2014): Context-dependent assembly rules and the role of dominating grasses in semi-natural abandoned sub-mediterranean grasslands Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment 182: 113-122.
Szilvia Fóti, János Balogh, Zoltán Nagy, Michael Herbst, Krisztina Pintér, Evelin Péli, Péter Koncz, Sándor Bartha (2014): Soil moisture induced changes on fine-scale spatial pattern of soil respiration in a semi-arid sandy grassland Geoderma 213: 245-254.

2003

Bartha Sándor, Meiners S J, Pickett S T A, Cadenasso M L (2003): Plant colonization windows in a mesic old field succession. Applied Vegetation Science 6: 205-212.

2001

Pickett S T A, Cadenasso M L, Bartha Sándor (2001): Implications from the buell-small succession study for vegetation restoration. Applied Vegetation Science 4: 41-52.