Sami Domisch

Former Postdoctoral Researcher

 

 

 

 

Publications:

Domisch, S., Wilson, A.M. & Jetz, W. (accepted) Model-based integration of observed and expert-based information for assessing the geographic and environmental distribution of freshwater species. Ecography, doi: 10.1111/ecog.01925

      See the example R-code of the modeling workflow

Domisch, S., Amatulli, G. & Jetz, W. (2015) Near-global freshwater-specific environmental variables for biodiversity analyses in 1km resolution. Scientific Data 2:150073 doi: 10.1038/sdata.2015.73

     Download the 1-km freshwater variables from earthenv.org/streams

     See the example code for processing the layers, and how to create your own variables

Thessen, A.E., Bunker, D.E., Buttigieg, P.L., Cooper, L.D., Dahdul, W.M., Domisch, S., Franz, N.M., Jaiswal, P., Lawrence-Dill, C,J., Midford, P.E., Mungall, C.J., Ramírez, M.J., Specht, C.D., Vogt, L., Vos, R.A., Walls, R.L., White, J.W., Zhang, G., Deans, A.E., Huala, E., Lewis, S.E. & Mabee, P.M. (2015) Semantic linking of phenotypes and environments. PeerJ 3:e1470, doi 10.7717/peerj.1470

Kuemmerlen, M., Petzoldt, T., Domisch, S. (2015). Ecological models in freshwater ecosystems. Fundamental and Applied Limnology, 186/1-2, 1-3

Domisch, S., Jähnig, S.C., Simaika, J.P., Kuemmerlen, M. & Stoll, S. (2015).  Application of species distribution models in stream ecosystems: the challenges of spatial and temporal scale, environmental predictors and species occurrence data. Fundamental and Applied Limnology, 186/1-2, 45–61

Shah, D.N, Domisch, S., Pauls, S., Haase, P. & Jähnig, S.C. (2014). Current and future latitudinal gradients in stream macroinvertebrates richness across North America. Freshwater Science, 4, 1136-1147

Domisch, S., Araújo, M.B., Bonada, N., Pauls, S.U., Jähnig, S.C. & Haase, P. (2013). Modelling distribution in European stream macroinvertebrates under future climates. Global Change Biology, 19, 752–762
Press release (in german)

Domisch, S., Kuemmelen, M., Jähnig, S.C. & Haase, P. (2013). Choice of study area and predictors affect habitat suitability projections, but not the performance of species distribution models of stream biota. Ecological Modelling, 257, 1-10

Simaika, J.P., Samways, M.J., Kipping, J., Suhling, F., Dijkstra, K.B., Clausnitzer, V., Boudot, J. & Domisch, S. (2013). Continental-scale conservation prioritization of African dragonflies. Biological Conservation, 157, 245–254

Jähnig, S.C., Kuemmerlen, M., Kiesel, J., Domisch, S., Cai, Q., Schmalz, B. & Fohrer N. (2012). Modelling of riverine ecosystems by integrating models: conceptual approach, a case study and research agenda. Journal of Biogeography, 39, 2253–2263

Tachamo Shah, R.D., Narayan-Shah, D. & Domisch, S. (2012). Range shifts of a relict Himalayan dragonfly in the Hindu Kush Himalayan region under climate change scenarios. International Journal of Odonatology, 15, 209-222

Kuemmerlen, M., Domisch, S., Schmalz, B., Cai, Q., Fohrer, N. & Jähnig, S.C. (2012). Integrated modelling of aquatic ecosystems in China: Distribution of benthic macroinvertebrates at catchment scale (in german with english summary). Hydrologie und Wasserbewirtschaftung, 56, 185-192

Bálint, M., Domisch, S., Engelhardt, C.H.M., Haase, P., Lehrian, S., Sauer, J., Theissinger, K., Pauls, S.U. & Nowak, C. (2011). Cryptic biodiversity loss linked to global climate change. Nature Climate Change, 1, 313–318
Review by the Faculty of 1000     Cover illustration     Press release

Domisch, S., Jähnig. S.C. & Haase, P. (2011). Climate-change winners and losers: stream macroinvertebrates of a submontane region in Central Europe. Freshwater Biology, 56, 2009-2020

Sauer, J., Domisch, S., Nowak, C. & Haase, P. (2011). Low mountain ranges: summit traps for montane freshwater species under climate change. Biodiversity and Conservation, 20, 3133-3146

 

Other publications

Domisch, S. & Bonada, N. (2013). Climatic Suitability of European Stream Macroinvertebrates under Climate Change. The Global Freshwater Biodiversity Atlas (atlas.freshwaterbiodiversity.eu).

Kuemmerlen, M., Schmalz, B., Domisch, S., Kiesel, J., Fohrer, N., Cai, Q. & Jähnig, S.C. (2012). Integration of hydrologic variables in species distribution models of freshwater benthic macroinvertebrates: two case studies. Deutsche Gesellschaft für Limnologie (DGL). Erweiterte Zusammenfassungen der Jahrestagung 2011, Weihenstephan, Germany.

Novak, C., Balint, M. Liebrich A., Domisch S., Sauer J., Bauer M., Früh D., Geismar J., Nemec S., Wittig R., Haase P. & Pauls S. (2011). Assessing the fate of montane biodiversity in Europe under Climate Change – a novel approach using species distribution modeling and population genetics. BfN Europäische Forschungskonferenz Biologische Vielfalt und Klimawandel. Zusammenfassungen der Jahrestagung  2011, Bonn, Germany.

Sauer, J., Balint, M., Domisch, S., Nowak, C. & Haase, P. (2010) Modellierung klimabedingter Nischenverschiebung bei montanen aquatischen Insekten - vom Verlust genetischer Vielfalt bis zum Aussterben einer ganzen Gemeinschaft. In: Bundesamt für Naturschutz (Hrsg.) Tagungsband mit den Beiträgen der 2. BfN-Forschungskonferenz „Biologische Vielfalt und Klimawandel“, 02.-03. März 2010, Bonn.

Domisch, S., Jähnig, S.C. & Haase, P. (2010) Modellierung klimabedingter Arealverschiebungen ausgewählter Makrozoobenthosarten. Deutsche Gesellschaft für Limnologie (DGL). Erweiterte Zusammenfassungen der Jahrestagung 2009, Oldenburg.

 

Talks

Domisch, S., Amatulli, G., Jetz, W. (2015) New near-global 1km spatially continuous freshwater environmental variables for biodiversity analyses and species distribution modeling. Annual meeting of the Society of Freshwater Science, 18.–22. May 2015, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA

Jetz, W., Keil, P., Wilson, A.M., O'Hara, R.B., Mertes, K., Domisch, S. (2014). Integrating processes and data types for predicting species distributions across spatial scales. 2014 ESA Annual Meeting, 10.-15.08.2014, Sacramento, USA.

Domisch, S. & Jetz, W. (2014). Integrating multiple data types for predicting the fine-scale spatial distribution and environmental niches of freshwater fish. Joint Aquatic Sciences Meeting, 18.–23.05.2014, Portland, Oregon, USA.

Liebert, M., Bálint, M, Domisch, S., Vitecek, S, Pauls, S.U. (2014). Phylogeographie und Art-Areal-Modellierung der Mittelgebirgsköcherfliege Rhyacophila tristis Pictet 1834. Jahrestagung der deutschen Gesellschaft für Limnologie (DGL), 29.09 - 02.10.2014, Magdeburg, Germany

Jähnig, S.C., Kuemmerlen, M, Domisch, S., Portmann, F., Pauls, S.U., Haase, P. & Döll, P. (2014). Quantifying hydrological discharge characteristics for benthic invertebrates in Eu-rope. Joint Aquatic Sciences Meeting, 18.–23.05.2014, Portland, Oregon, USA.

Domisch, S., Portmann, F., Haase, P., Döll, P. & Jähnig, S.C. (2013). Assessing the influence of river flow regimes on the occurrence of benthic invertebrates. Symposium for European Freshwater Sciences, 01.–05.07.2013, Münster, Germany.

Domisch, S., Araújo, M.B., Bonada, N., Pauls, S.U., Jähnig, S.C. & Haase, P. (2013). Modelling climate-change effects on the future distribution of stream macroinvertebrates. Annual meeting of the Society of Freshwater Science, 19.–23. May 2013, Jacksonville, Florida, USA (runner-up for the 2013 best oral presentation in applied research).

Simaika, J.P., Samways, M.J., Kipping, J., Suhling, F., Dijkstra, K.B., Clausnitzer, V., Boudot, J. & Domisch, S. (2013). Prioritizing species for freshwater conservation at the continental scale with predicted climate and land-use impacts. Annual meeting of the Society of Freshwater Science, 19.–23. May 2013, Jacksonville, Florida, USA.

Domisch, S. (2013). Zeitreise ins Jahr 2080 – Wie können sich Fließgewässer unter dem Einfluss des Klimawandels verändern? Lange Nacht der Museen im Senckenberg Naturmuseum, 4. May 2013, Frankfurt, Germany.

Domisch, S. (2013). Ökologische Nischenmodellierung. Jugend forscht – Lehrerfortbildung im Senckenberg Naturmuseum, 14. February 2013, Frankfurt, Germany. 

Domisch, S., Kuemmerlen, M., Jähnig, S.C. & Haase, P. (2012). Einfluss des Untersuchungsgebietes und der Variablen auf Arealmodelle in Fließgewässern. Jahrestagung der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Limnologie, 24.–28. September 2012, Koblenz, Germany.

Domisch, S. (2012). Species distribution modelling of stream macroinvertebrates under climate change scenarios. Biodiversity and Climate Research Centre (BiK-F), 14. June 2012, Frankfurt, Germany.

Domisch, S., Kuemmerlen, M., Jähnig, S.C. & Haase, P. (2012). Choice of study area and predictors affect species distribution models of stream macroinvertebrates. Annual meeting of the Society of Freshwater Science, 20.–24. May 2012, Louisville, Kentucky, USA.

Domisch, S., Jähnig. S.C., Haase, P. (2011). Modellierung klimabedingter Arealverschiebungen von Makrozoobenthosarten auf verschiedenen räumlichen Skalen. Jahrestagung der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Limnologie, 12.–16. September 2011, Weihenstephan, Germany.

Pauls, S.U., Bálint, M., Domisch, S., Engelhardt, C.H.M., Haase, P., Lehrian, S., Sauer, J., Theissinger, K. & Nowak, C. (2011). Assessing losses of genetic diversity in aquatic insects under climate change scenarios. Jahrestagung der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Limnologie, 12.–16. September 2011, Weihenstephan, Germany.

Bálint, M., Domisch, S., Engelhardt, C.H.M., Haase, P., Lehrian, S., Sauer, J., Theissinger, K., Pauls, S.U. & Nowak, C. (2011). Climate change will lead to massive loss of genetic and cryptic diversity. 7th Symposium for European Freshwater Sciences, 26. June – 01. July 2011, Girona, Spain.

Domisch, S., Jähnig. S. & Haase, P. (2011). Species distribution modeling of stream invertebrates under climate change scenarios. 7th Symposium for European Freshwater Sciences, 26. June – 01. July 2011, Girona, Spain.

Jähnig, S., Gies M., Domisch, S., Früh. D., Hering, D. & Haase, P. (2011). A trait-based approach to assess climate change effects on stream biota. Annual Meeting of the North American Benthological Society, 22.–26. May 2011, Providence, Rhode Island, USA.

Nowak, C., Bálint, M. Liebrich, A., Domisch, S., Sauer, J., Bauer, M., Früh, D., Geismar, J., Nemec, S., Wittig R., Haase, P. & Pauls, S.U. (2011) Assessing the fate of montane biodiversity in Europe under Climate Change – a novel approach using species distribution modeling and population genetics. BfN Europäische For-schungskonferenz Biologische Vielfalt und Klimawandel. 12.–14 April 2011, Bonn, Germany.

Domisch, S. (2010). Species distribution modelling of freshwater invertebrates. Biofresh – Climate change and invasives modelling meeting, 12.–14. July 2010, Toulouse, France.

Sauer, J., Bálint, M., Domisch, S., Nowak, C. & Haase, P. (2010). Modellierung klimabedingter Nischenverschiebung bei montanen aquatischen Insekten. BfN Statuskonferenz „Biologische Vielfalt und Klimawandel“, 02.–03. March 2010, Bonn, Germany.

Domisch, S. & Molis, M. (2007). Effects of Sargassum muticum on the structure and diversity of macrobenthic rocky shore communities at Helgoland. 42nd European Marine Biology Symposium, 27.–31. August 2007, Kiel, Germany.

 

Poster presentations

Domisch, S. (2013), Species distribution modelling of stream macroinvertebrates under climate change scenarios. EFFS-Award poster for the best PhD dissertation in freshwater sciences 2011-2012 in Europe (awarded by the European Federation for Freshwater Sciences). Symposium for European Freshwater Sciences, 01.–05.07.2013, Münster, Germany

Shah, D.N., Domisch, S., Haase, P. & Jähnig, S.C. (2013). Current and future latitudinal gradients in stream macroinvertebrates richness across North America. 6th Conference of the International Biogeography Society, 09.-13.01.2013, Miami, USA

Shah, R.D.T., Domisch, S. & Shah, D.N. (2012) Human pressure constricting the suitable habitat: A case study of a relict Himalayan dragonfly in the Hindu Kush Himalayan region. Planet Under Pressure Conference, 26.–29. March 2012, London, UK.

Domisch, S., Jähnig, S.C. & Haase, P. (2009). Modellierung klimabedingter Arealverschiebungen ausgewählter Makrozoobenthosarten. Jahrestagung der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Limnologie, 28.09.–02.10. 2009, Oldenburg, Germany.

 

 

Area of Interest

Senior postdoc at Leibniz Institute of Freshwater Ecology and Inland Fisheries (IGB)