Silvestro Group

Rebecca Brown Cooper

Diploma Assistant / Assistant paid with third-party funding, 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.

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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