Guichard, Frédéric

Associate Professor

Affiliation:
Department of Biology. McGill University

Address:
1205 Avenue Docteur Penfield
Montréal, Québec, H3A 1B1

Telephone:
514 398-6464

Fax:
514 398-5069

Email:
frederic.guichard [at] mcgill.ca

Research Interests:
Prof Guichard is interested in the study ecosystems as complex systems and in problems of scale in ecology. He is more specifically interested in understanding (1) how large scale patterns of biological diversity and abundance develop and are maintained from local interactions among individuals, (2) the role of biological diversity for community structure and dynamics, and (4) how the environment interacts with ecological processes to maintain variability and diversity in communities. His group addresses these questions by combining empirical (experiments, remote sensing) and theoretical (lattice models, coupled oscillators, networks) approaches in order to link patterns and processes across scales.

Personal Website:
http://falco.biol.mcgill.ca/~guichard/

Signals from the Guichard Lab
http://ecoecholab.tumblr.com