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soil Earth & Environmental Sciences
earthworm Earth & Environmental Sciences
earthworms Agriculture & Biology
phosphorus Earth & Environmental Sciences
nitrogen Earth & Environmental Sciences
grasslands Agriculture & Biology
grassland Earth & Environmental Sciences
fungus Earth & Environmental Sciences

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Rocio Aguilar Fernandez, MSc

Person: PhD-student

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Francesca Bampa

Person: Other


Research Output 1973 2020

Surface area of ferrihydrite consistently related to primary surface charge, ion pair formation, and specific ion adsorption

Mendez, J. C. & Hiemstra, T., 20 Jan 2020, In : Chemical Geology. 532, 119304.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Surface charge
surface area

Yield gain, complementary and competitive dominance in intercropping in China: a meta-analysis of drivers of yield gain using additive partitioning

Li, C., Hoffland, E., Kuijper, T. W. M., Yu, Y., Li, H., Zhang, C., Zhang, F. & van der Werf, W., Feb 2020, In : European Journal of Agronomy. 113, 125987.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
3 Citations (Scopus)

Above- and belowground overyielding are related at the community and species level in a grassland biodiversity experiment

Barry, K. E., Weigelt, A., van Ruijven, J., de Kroon, H., Ebeling, A., Eisenhauer, N., Gessler, A., Ravenek, J. M., Scherer-Lorenzen, M., Oram, N. J., Vogel, A., Wagg, C. & Mommer, L., 15 Jul 2019, Advances in Ecological Research. Eisenhauer, N., Bohan, D. A. & Dumbrell, A. J. (eds.). Academic Press Inc., Vol. 61. p. 55-89 15 p. (Advances in Ecological Research).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterAcademicpeer-review

species pool

Projects 1977 2022


Culex quinquefasciatus quinquefasciatus strain:Thai Transcriptome or Gene expression

Taparia, T. (Creator), Ignell, R. (Creator), Hill, S. R. (Creator), Swedish University of Agriculture Sciences, 2 May 2017


Soil fertility and species traits, but not diversity, drive productivity and biomass stocks in a Guyanese tropical rainforest

van der Sande, M. (Creator), Arets, E. (Creator), Pena Claros, M. (Creator), Hoosbeek, M. (Creator), Caceres-Siani, Y. (Creator), van der Hout, P. (Creator), Poorter, L. (Creator), Wageningen University & Research, 2017


Plant presence reduces root and shoot litter decomposition rates of crops and wild relatives

Barel, J. M. (Creator), Wageningen University & Research, 21 Feb 2019


Activities 2005 2018

Carbon and nutrient cycling in organic agriculture: a chronosequence approach

Sophie van Rijssel (Speaker), G.J. Koorneef (Contributor), Gijs Koetsenruijter (Contributor), M. Schrama (Contributor), W.H. van der Putten (Contributor), Ciska G F Veen (Contributor)

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

Management of soil suppressiveness to soil-borne diseases.

G. Bongiorno (Contributor), L. Tamm (Speaker), J. Fuchs (Contributor), T. Oberhänsli (Contributor), J. Postma (Contributor), B. Thuerig (Contributor)
Aug 2018

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

Ruwvoeder, vruchtwisseling en bodem

R.Y. van der Weide (Speaker), H.F. Huiting (Speaker), Joachim Deru (Speaker), W. van Dijk (Speaker), M.W.J. Stienezen (Speaker)
27 Nov 2018

Activity: Talk or presentationPublic lecture/debate/seminar

Press / Media

Bodemtop snijdt hete hangijzers aan

L. Brussaard


1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Expert Comment


Differential responses of soil bacteria and fungi to plant species richness and composition

Sigrid Dassen (Recipient), 10 Feb 2016

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

GroundBreaker Prize

G.B. de Deyn (Recipient), 2019

Prize: Other distinction

system change