Publications

De Boeck, H. J., Hiltbrunner, E., Jentsch, A. and Vandvik, V. (2019) ‘Responses to Climate Change in the Cold Biomes’, FRONTIERS IN PLANT SCIENCE. FRONTIERS MEDIA SA, 10, p. ARTN347. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2019.00347.   edoc
Kosonen, Z., Schnyder, E., Hiltbrunner, E., Thimonier, A., Schmitt, M., Seitler, E. and Thoeni, L. (2019) ‘Current atmospheric nitrogen deposition still exceeds critical loads for sensitive, semi-natural ecosystems in Switzerland’, ATMOSPHERIC ENVIRONMENT. PERGAMON-ELSEVIER SCIENCE LTD, 211, pp. 214-225. doi: 10.1016/j.atmosenv.2019.05.005.   edoc
Hiltbrunner, E., Körner, C., Meier, R., Braun, S. and Kahmen, A. (2019) ‘Data do not support large-scale oligotrophication of terrestrial ecosystems’, NATURE ECOLOGY & EVOLUTION. NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP, 3(9), pp. 1285-1286. doi: 10.1038/s41559-019-0948-5.   
Körner, C., Riedl, S., Keplinger, T., Richter, A., Wiesenbauer, J., Schweingruber, F. and Hiltbrunner, E. (2019) ‘Life at 0 °C: the biology of the alpine snowbed plant Soldanella pusilla’, Alpine Botany, 129, pp. 63-80. doi: 10.1007/s00035-019-00220-8.   
De Boeck, H. J., Hiltbrunner, E., Jentsch, A. and Vandvik, V. (2019) ‘Editorial: Responses to Climate Change in the Cold Biomes’, Frontiers in plant science, 10, p. 347. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2019.00347.   
De Boeck, H. J., Hiltbrunner, E., Verlinden, M., Bassin, S. and Zeiter, M. (2018) ‘Legacy Effects of Climate Extremes in Alpine Grassland’, FRONTIERS IN PLANT SCIENCE. FRONTIERS MEDIA SA, 9(9), p. 1586. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2018.01586.   edoc
Scholz, K., Hammerle, A., Hiltbrunner, E. and Wohlfahrt, G. (2018) ‘Analyzing the Effects of Growing Season Length on the Net Ecosystem Production of an Alpine Grassland Using Model-Data Fusion’, ECOSYSTEMS. SPRINGER, 21(5), pp. 982-999. doi: 10.1007/s10021-017-0201-5.   edoc
Körner, C. and Hiltbrunner, E. (2018) ‘The 90 ways to describe plant temperature’, Perspectives in Plant Ecology, Evolution and Systematics. Elsevier, 30, pp. 16-21. doi: 10.1016/j.ppees.2017.04.004.   edoc
van den Bergh, T., Körner, C. and Hiltbrunner, E. (2018) ‘Alnus shrub expansion increases evapotranspiration in the Swiss Alps’, Regional Environmental Change. Springer, 18(5), pp. 1375-1385. doi: 10.1007/s10113-017-1246-x.   edoc
Buhlmann, T., Caprez, R., Hiltbrunner, E., Korner, C. and Niklaus, P. A. (2017) ‘Nitrogen fixation by Alnus species boosts soil nitrous oxide emissions’, European Journal of Soil Science. Wiley, 68(5), pp. 740-748. doi: 10.1111/ejss.12457.   edoc
Nagelmüller, S., Hiltbrunner, E. and Körner, C. (2017) ‘Low temperature limits for root growth in alpine species are set by cell differentiation’, AoB Plants. Oxford University Press, 9(6), p. lx054. doi: 10.1093/aobpla/plx054.   edoc | Open Access
Nagelmüller, S., Hiltbrunner, E. and Körner, C. (2016) ‘Critically low soil temperatures for root growth and root morphology in three alpine plant species’, Alpine Botany. Springer, 126(1), pp. 11-21. doi: 10.1007/s00035-015-0153-3.   edoc
Bühlmann, T., Körner, C. and Hiltbrunner, E. (2016) ‘Shrub Expansion of Alnus viridis Drives Former Montane Grassland into Nitrogen Saturation’, Ecosystems. Springer, 19(6), pp. 968-985. doi: 10.1007/s10021-016-9979-9.   edoc
De Boeck, H. J., Bassin, S., Verlinden, M., Zeiter, M. and Hiltbrunner, E. (2016) ‘Simulated heat waves affected alpine grassland only in combination with drought’, New phytologist. Blackwell Science, 209(2), pp. 531-541. doi: 10.1111/nph.13601.   edoc
Obojes, N., Bahn, M., Tasser, E., Walden, J., Inauen, N., Hiltbrunner, E., Saccone, P., Lochet, J., Clement, J. C., Lavorel, S., Tappeiner, U. and Körner, C. (2015) ‘Vegetation effects on the water balance of mountain grasslands depend on climatic conditions’, Ecohydrology. Wiley-Blackwell - STM, 8(4), pp. 552-569. doi: 10.1002/eco.1524.   edoc
Bühlmann, T., Hiltbrunner, E., Körner, C., Rihm, B. and Achermann, B. (2015) ‘Induction of indirect N2O and NO emissions by atmospheric nitrogen deposition in (semi-)natural ecosystems in Switzerland’, Atmospheric environment. Pergamon, Vol. 103, pp. 94-101. doi: 10.1016/j.atmosenv.2014.12.037.   edoc
Hiltbrunner, E., Aerts, R., Bühlmann, T., Huss-Danell, K., Magnusson, B., Myrold, D. D., Reed, S. C., Sigurdsson, B. D. and Körner, C. (2014) ‘Ecological consequences of the expansion of N2-fixing plants in cold biomes’, Oecologia. Springer, 176(1), pp. 11-24. doi: 10.1007/s00442-014-2991-x.   edoc
Bühlmann, T., Hiltbrunner, E. and Körner, C. (2014) ‘Alnus viridis expansion contributes to excess reactive nitrogen release, reduces biodiversity and constrains forest succession in the Alps’, Alpine botany. Springer, 124(2), pp. 187-191. doi: 10.1007/s00035-014-0134-y.   edoc
van den Bergh, T., Inauen, N., Hiltbrunner, E. and Körner, C. (2013) ‘Climate and plant cover co-determine the elevational reduction in evapotranspiration in the Swiss Alps’, Journal of hydrology. Elsevier, Vol. 500, pp. 75-83.   edoc
Huck, C., Körner, C. and Hiltbrunner, E. (2013) ‘Plant species dominance shifts across erosion edge-meadow transects in the Swiss Alps’, Oecologia. Springer, 171(3), pp. 693-703. doi: 10.1007/s00442-012-2583-6.   edoc
Inauen, N., Körner, C. and Hiltbrunner, E. (2013) ‘Hydrological consequences of declining land use and elevated CO2 in alpine grassland’, Journal of ecology. University Press, 101(1), pp. 86-96. doi: 10.1111/1365-2745.12029.   edoc
Inauen, N., Körner, C. and Hiltbrunner, E. (2012) ‘No growth stimulation by CO2 enrichment in alpine glacier forefield plants’, Global change biology. Blackwell Science, Vol. 18, H. 3, pp. 985-999. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2011.02584.x.   edoc
Monteiro, A. T., Fava, F., Hiltbrunner, E., Della Marianna, G. and Bocchi, S. (2011) ‘Assessment of land cover changes and spatial drivers behind loss of permanent meadows in the lowlands of Italian Alps’, Landscape and urban planning. Elsevier, 100(3), pp. 287-294.   edoc
Budge, K., Leifeld, J., Hiltbrunner, E. and Fuhrer, J. (2011) ‘Alpine grassland soils contain large proportion of labile carbon but indicate long turnover times’, Biogeosciences. Copernicus Publ., 8(7), pp. 1911-1923. doi: 10.5194/bg-8-1911-2011.   edoc | Open Access
Monteiro, J. A. F., Hiltbrunner, E. and Körner, C. (2011) ‘Functional morphology and microclimate of Festuca orthophylla, the dominant tall tussock grass in the Andean Altiplano’, Flora. G. Fischer Verlag, 206(4), pp. 387-396.   edoc
Patty, L., Halloy, S. R. P., Hiltbrunner, E. and Körner, C. (2010) ‘Biomass allocation in herbacious plants under grazing impact in the high semi-arid Andes’, Flora. G. Fischer Verlag, 205, S. 695-703 202.   edoc
Andreas, M., Christine, A., Erika, H. and Dominik, B. (2009) ‘Plant-compositional effects on surface runoff and sediment yield in subalpine grassland’, Journal of plant nutrition and soil science. Verlag Chemie, 172(6), pp. 777-788. doi: 10.1002/jpln.200800231.   edoc
Bader, M., Hiltbrunner, E. and Körner, C. (2009) ‘Fine root responses of mature deciduous forest trees to free air carbon dioxide enrichment (FACE)’, Functional ecology. Blackwell Scientific Publ., 23(5), pp. 913-921. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2435.2009.01574.x.   edoc
Hiltbrunner, E., Schwikowski, M. and Körner, C. (2005) ‘Inorganic nitrogen storage in alpine snow pack in the Central Alps (Switzerland)’, Atmospheric environment. Pergamon, 39(12), pp. 2249-2259. doi: 10.1016/j.atmosenv.2004.12.037.   edoc