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climate Earth & Environmental Sciences
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climate change Earth & Environmental Sciences

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Research Output 1994 2019

1 Citation (Scopus)

Dancing on the volcano: Social exploration in times of discontent

Carpenter, S. R., Folke, C., Scheffer, M. & Westley, F. R., 1 May 2019, In : Ecology and Society. 24, 1, 23.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

environmental degradation
global change
3 Citations (Scopus)

Dynamical indicators of resilience in postural balance time series are related to successful aging in high-functioning older adults

Gijzel, S., van de Leemput, I. A., Scheffer, M., van Bon, G., Weerdesteyn, V., Eijsvogels, T. M. H., Hopman, M. T. E., Olde Rikkert, M. G. M. & Melis, R. J. F., Jul 2019, In : Journals of Gerontology. Series A: Biological Sciences & Medical Sciences. 74, 7, p. 1119-1126

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Postural Balance
Systems Theory
2 Citations (Scopus)

Ecosystem tipping points in an evolving world

Dakos, V., Matthews, B., Hendry, A. P., Levine, J., Loeuille, N., Norberg, J., Nosil, P., Scheffer, M. & De Meester, L., 18 Feb 2019, In : Nature Ecology and Evolution. 3, p. 355-362 18909.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview articleAcademicpeer-review

environmental change
2 Citations (Scopus)

Inferring causation from time series in Earth system sciences

Runge, J., Bathiany, S., Bollt, E., Camps-Valls, G., Coumou, D., Deyle, E., Glymour, C., Kretschmer, M., Mahecha, M. D., Muñoz-Marí, J., van Nes, E. H., Peters, J., Quax, R., Reichstein, M., Scheffer, M., Schölkopf, B., Spirtes, P., Sugihara, G., Sun, J., Zhang, K. & 1 othersZscheischler, J., 14 Jun 2019, In : Nature Communications. 10, 1, 2553.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Earth Sciences
Systems science
Time series
Earth (planet)

Inferring ecosystem states and quantifying their resilience: linking theories to ecological data

Arani, B. M. S., 2019, Wageningen: Wageningen University. 108 p.

Research output: Thesisinternal PhD, WUAcademic

Open Access

Projects 1999 2020


Repeated parallel evolution reveals limiting similarity in subterranean diving beetles

Vergnon, R. (Creator), Leijs, R. (Creator), van Nes, E. (Creator), Scheffer, M. (Creator), Wageningen UR, 2013


Data from: Hysteresis in an experimental phytoplankton population

Faassen, E. (Creator), Veraart, A. J. (Creator), van Nes, E. (Creator), Dakos, V. (Creator), Lurling, M. (Creator), Scheffer, M. (Creator), Wageningen UR, 2015


Activities 2010 2010

  • 1 Public lecture/debate/seminar

Holism 2.0 : towards the Defragmentation of Science

Marten Scheffer (Speaker)
9 Mar 2010 → …

Activity: Talk or presentationPublic lecture/debate/seminar

Press / Media

Meer reuzenbos door klimaatverandering

Marten Scheffer & Egbert van Nes


1 media contribution

Press/Media: Research

Omslagen in de natuur niet te voorspellen

Marten Scheffer


1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Research

Tipping points in the climate unveiled

Vasileios Dakos, Marten Scheffer & Egbert van Nes


1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Expert Comment


Spinoza Prize 2009

Marten Scheffer (Recipient), 2009

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)