Weissmies

High throughput phenotyping

I developed a Python package to extract phenotypic information from digital images with high throughput: phenopype - a phenotyping pipeline for pyhton.

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Trophic radiation of Cichlids

For the ongoing Sinergia project I am building a tooth-classifier to help reconstruct the trophic radiation of Lake Victoria Cichlids.

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Phenotypic evolution of isopods

As part of larger consortium at ETH Zürich and Eawag I investigate the evolution of pigmentation in the freshwater isopod Asellus aquaticus.

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Ecosystem stability

We use replicated, high frequency time series to investigate how foundation species affect the stability of aquatic ecosystems when facing disturbance.

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