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PhD projects

Open to PhD applications from those who are interested in experiments that test general ecological theory on soil organisms. Also open to Plant/Soil projects with a more applied focused.

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soil Earth & Environmental Sciences
Sarcoptiformes Agriculture & Biology
fungus Earth & Environmental Sciences
mycorrhizal fungi Agriculture & Biology
fungal communities Agriculture & Biology
biodiversity Earth & Environmental Sciences
mite Earth & Environmental Sciences
community structure Agriculture & Biology

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Projects 2014 2015

Research Output 2006 2019

  • 71 Article
  • 3 Letter
  • 1 Entry for encyclopedia/dictionary

Airborne microbial transport limitation to isolated Antarctic soil habitats

Archer, S. DJ., Lee, K. C., Caruso, T., Maki, T., Lee, C. K., Cary, S. C., Cowan, D. A., Maestre, F. T. & Pointing, S. B., 04 Mar 2019, In : Nature Microbiology. 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Climate Change
1 Citation (Scopus)
87 Downloads (Pure)

Biotic interactions are an unexpected yet critical control on the complexity of an abiotically driven polar ecosystem

Lee, C. K., Laughlin, D. C., Bottos, E. M., Caruso, T., Joy, K., Barrett, J. E., Brabyn, L., Nielsen, U. N., Adams, B. J., Wall, D. H., Hopkins, D. W., Pointing, S. B., McDonald, I. R., Cowan, D. A., Banks, J. C., Stichbury, G. A., Jones, I., Zawar-Reza, P., Katurji, M., Hogg, I. D. & 4 others, Sparrow, A. D., Storey, B. C., Allan Green, T. G. & Cary, S. C., 15 Feb 2019, In : Communications Biology. 2, 10 p., 62.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
biotic factor
functional group
community structure
1 Citation (Scopus)
23 Downloads (Pure)

Drought decreases incorporation of recent plant photosynthate into soil food webs regardless of their trophic complexity

Chomel, M., Lavallee, J. M., Alvarez-Segura, N., de Castro, F., Rhymes, J. M., Caruso, T., de Vries, F. T., Baggs, E. M., Emmerson, M. C., Bardgett, R. D. & Johnson, D., 13 Jul 2019, In : Global Change Biology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
food web
4 Citations (Scopus)
97 Downloads (Pure)

Nematodes in a polar desert reveal the relative role of biotic interactions in the coexistence of soil animals

Caruso, T., Hogg, I. D., Nielsen, U. N., Bottos, E. M., Lee, C. K., Hopkins, D. W., Cary, S. C., Barrett, J. E., Green, T. G. A., Storey, B. C., Wall, D. H. & Adams, B. J., 15 Feb 2019, In : Communications Biology. 2, 9 p., 63.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
59 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
animal community
trophic structure

Activities 2013 2019

Deep time emergence and persistence of soil food webs: the tale of Oribatids

Tancredi Caruso (Advisor)
2019 → …

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

2nd Irish Ecological Association Conference

Tancredi Caruso (Participant)
Jan 2019 → …

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

UK Research and Innovation (External organisation)

Tancredi Caruso (Advisor)
2019 → …

Activity: Membership typesMembership of peer review panel or committee

PhD Internal Examiner

Tancredi Caruso (Examiner)
2019 → …

Activity: Examination typesOther examination

Journal of Ecology (Journal)

Tancredi Caruso (Peer reviewer)

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPublication peer-review