Simeon Lisovski


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Campus Geelong Waurn Ponds
Supervisor Marcel Klaassen,
Bill Buttemer,
Peter Durr (AAHL)


Thesis title
Spatial, temporal and species variation of avian influenza infection dynamics in wild birds

Research interests
1. Spatial and Temporal Disease Dynamics
2. Movement Ecology (Bird Migration)
3. Geolocation by light

2011 Research Associate, Swiss Ornithological Institute, dept. Migration, Switzerland
2007 – 2010 MSc, Friedrich Schiller University of Jena, Germany
2004 – 2007 BSc, University of Rostock, Germany

Key publications
Lisovski S., and Hahn S. (2012) GeoLight – Processing and analysing light-based geolocator data in R. Methods in Ecology and Evolutiondoi: 10.1111/j.2041-210X.2012.00248.x

Salewski V., Flade M., Poluda A., Kiljan G., Liechti F., Lisovski S. and Hahn S. (2012) An unknown migration route of the ‘globally threatened’ Aquatic Warbler revealed by geolocators. Journal of Ornithology. doi: 10.1007/s10336-012-0912-5

Lisovski S., Hewson C. M., Klaassen R. H. G., Korner-Nievergelt F., Kristensen M. W. & Hahn S. (2012) Geolocation by light: accuracy and precision affected by environmental factors. Methods in Ecology and Evolutiondoi: 10.1111/j.2041-210X.2012.00185.x

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