Matthias Biber

Chair for Terrestrial Ecology

Department of Ecology and Ecosystemmanagement
Technische Universität München
Hans-Carl-von-Carlowitz-Platz 2
D-85350 Freising-Weihenstephan

Room:  1.2.2.5
Phone: +49.8161.71.3870
Fax:     +49.8161.71.4427

E-mail: matthias.biber[at]tum.de

Curriculum vitae

2018- present Research Scientist at the Biodiversity and Global Change Lab, Terrestrial Ecology Research Group, Technical University of Munich (Germany)
2016- 2018 Data- and IT-Specialist, Senckenberg Biodiversity and Climate Research Centre (BiK-F), Frankfurt (Germany)
2014- 2016 MSc Global Change Ecology, Bayreuth University (Germany)
2009- 2013 BSc Applied Marine Biology, Bangor University (United Kingdom)

Research interest

  • Climate and Land-use effects on biodiversity
  • Species Distribution Modelling
  • Remote Sensing

Projects

  • MINTBIO - Climate change impacts on Bavarian biodiversity: Multidimensional Integration for better BIOdiversity projections
  • BioScen1point5 - Biodiversity scenarios for a 1.5°C warmer world

Publications

2018

Hof, C., A. Voskamp, M. F. Biber, K. Böhning-Gaese, E. K. Engelhardt, A. Niamir, S. G. Willis and T. Hickler. 2018. Bioenergy cropland expansion may offset positive effects of climate change mitigation for global vertebrate diversity. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences DOI:10.1073/pnas.1807745115. PDF

2017

Frieler, K., S. Lange, F. Piontek, C. P. O. Reyer, J. Schewe, L. Warszawski, F. Zhao, L. Chini, S. Denvil, K. Emanuel, T. Geiger, K. Halladay, G. Hurtt, M. Mengel, D. Murakami, S. Ostberg, A. Popp, R. Riva, M. Stevanovic, T. Suzuki, J. Volkholz, E. Burke, P. Ciais, K. Ebi, T. D. Eddy, J. Elliott, E. Galbraith, S. N. Gosling, F. Hattermann, T. Hickler, J. Hinkel, C. Hof, V. Huber, J. Jagermeyr, V. Krysanova, R. Marce, H. M. Schmied, I. Mouratiadou, D. Pierson, D. P. Tittensor, R. Vautard, M. Van Vliet, M. F. Biber, R. A. Betts, B. L. Bodirsky, D. Deryng, S. Frolking, C. D. Jones, H. K. Lotze, H. Lotze-Campen, R. Sahajpal, K. Thonicke, H. Q. Tian and Y. Yamagata. 2017. Assessing the impacts of 1.5 degrees C global warming - simulation protocol of the Inter-Sectoral Impact Model Intercomparison Project (ISIMIP2b). Geoscientific Model Development 10:4321-4345. PDF

2014

Biber, M. F., G. C. A. Duineveld, M. S. S. Lavaleye, A. J. Davies, M. J. N. Bergman and I. M. J. Van Den Beld. 2014. Investigating the association of fish abundance and biomass with cold-water corals in the deep Northeast Atlantic Ocean using a generalised linear modelling approach. Deep Sea Research Part II: Topical Studies in Oceanography 99:134-145.