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Dr. rer. nat. Matthias Senft

Advisor Research Data Management

Department: Science Management Unit

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Veröffentlichungen vor ATB-Zugehörigkeit

Senft, M. (2019) The fragrance to rule them all - Insect community dynamics on tansy. PhD Thesis, Technical University Munich. https://mediatum.ub.tum.de/1485238

Zytynska, S.E., Y. Guenay, S. Sturm, M.V. Clancy, M. Senft, J.P. Schnitzler, S.D. Pophaly, C. Wurmser and W.W. Weisser (2019) Effect of plant chemical variation and mutualistic ants on the local population genetic structure of an aphid herbivore. Journal of Animal Ecology. https://doi.org/10.1111/1365-2656.12995

Senft, M., M. V. Clancy, W. W. Weisser, J.-P. Schnitzler and S. E. Zytynska. 2019. Additive effects of plant chemotype, mutualistic ants and predators on aphid performance and survival. Functional Ecology 33:139–151. https://doi.org/10.1111/1365-2435.13227

Tena, A., M. Senft, N. Desneux, J. Dregni and G. E. Heimpel. 2018. The influence of aphid-produced honeydew on parasitoid fitness and nutritional state: A comparative study. Basic and Applied Ecology 29:55-68. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.baae.2018.04.003

Senft, M., W. W. Weisser and S. E. Zytynska. 2017. Habitat variation, mutualism and predation shape the spatio-temporal dynamics of tansy aphids. Ecological Entomology 42:389-401. https://doi.org/10.1111/een.12396

Clancy, M. V., S. E. Zytynska, M. Senft, W. W. Weisser and J.-P. Schnitzler. 2016. Chemotypic variation in terpenes emitted from storage pools influences early aphid colonisation on tansy. Scientific Reports 6:38087. https://doi.org/10.1038/srep38087

Groscurth, S., B. Müller, S. Schwan, M. Menzel, F. Diekstall, M. Senft, A. Kendall, B. A. Kommor, U. Neumann, M. Kalischuk, L. M. Kawchuk, V. Krzyzanek, A. Heilmann, G. Stubbs, R. M. Twyman, D. Prüfer, and G. A. Noll. 2012. Artificial forisomes are ideal models of forisome assembly and activity that allow the development of technical devices. Biomacromolecules 13:3076-3086. https://doi.org/10.1021/bm3008499

Curriculum Vitae

Since 2019
Consultant for research data management, quality assurance and scientific reporting at the ATB 

PhD at the chair for Terrrestrial Ecology, Technical University of Munich under the supervision of Prof. Dr. W. W. Weisser.

Research assistant at the Institute of Plant Biology and Biotechnology, Westfälische Wilhelms-University, Münster.

M.Sc. in BioScience at the Westfälische Wilhelms-University, Münster. Master Thesis at the Institute of Plant Biology and Biotechnology under the supervision of Prof. Dr. D. Prüfer: “Analysis of the Molecular Mechanisms involved in Forisome Assembly based on the MtSEO-F1 Protein”.

B.Sc in Biology at the Westfälische Wilhelms-University, Münster. Bachelor Thesis at the Institute of Plant Biology and Biotechnology under the supervision of Prof. Dr. D. Prüfer: “Identification of trans-regulatory Elements of the Genes AtSEO-CP1 and AtSEO-CP2 in Arabidopsis thaliana”.