Silvestro Group

Rebecca Brown Cooper

PhD Student SNSF


Torsten Hauffe

Postdoc SNSF


Juan David Carrillo Sanchez

Research Associate SNSF


Zhuo Zhou

Visiting postdoc 


Kunming Institute of Botany, co-supervised with Hang Sun
Bernard Koch

PhD student - University of California, Los Angeles (USA), co-supervised with Jacob Foster


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Bruna Farina

PhD Student funding from the

Swiss Government Excellence Scholarship

Matthieu Gendre

MSc student

Kiran Dhanjal-Adams

Postdoc at Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew (UK), co-supervised with Alexandre Antonelli


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Google scholar

Carlos Calderon del Cid

Visiting PhD student - Federal University of Bahia (UFBA), Salvador, Brazil.

Xiaokang Liu

Visting PhD student from the China University of Geosciences, Wuhan


Thanh Nguyen

MSc student

Kateryn Pino

Visting PhD student from the University of Concepción (Chile), co-supervised with Enrique Rodríguez-Serrano

Former lab members

Tobias Andermann

Now assistant professor at Uppsala University, Sweden




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Qiuyue Zhang 

Former visiting PhD student  - Xishuangbanna Tropical Botanical Garden (China), co-supervised with Yaowu Xing


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