Department of Biological PhysicsInstitute of Physics
Faculty of Science, Eötvös University
North Building, Room 3.79, Pázmány Péter sétány 1A, 1117 Budapest, Hungary
Phone: +36 1 372 2786 Email: meszena [dot] geza [at] ttk [dot] elte [dot] hu

International Initiative for Theoretical Ecology:
A think tank to promote our understanding of nature
IITE Seminar Series

I am a theoretical/bio/physicist, working on theoretical ecology and evolution. Competition theory, adaptive dynamics, adaptive speciation are the buzzwords. Retired since August, 2023. CV


F. De Laender, C. Carpentier, T. Carletti, C. Song, S. L. Rumschlag, M. B. Mahon, M. Simonin, G. Meszéna & G. Barabás: Mean species responses predict effects of environmental change on coexistence. Ecology Letters 26:1535-1547. https://doi.org/10.1111/ele.14278

L. Pásztor & G. Meszéna: Stable laws in a changing world: The explanatory structure of evolutionary theories over the centuries. ecoevorxiv 3648

G. Meszéna & U. Dieckmann: Three-phase transitions to reproductive isolation: The roles of utilization mismatch and residual selection. bioRxiv 595082

Mivel foglalkozom? (magyarul)

Theory-based Ecology
A Darwinian approach
by Liz Pásztor, Zoltán Botta-Dukát,
Gabriella Magyar, Tamás Czárán,
& Géza Meszéna
Oxford University Press, 2016

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Bubikönyv (Hungarian distributor)

Aiming towards a unified ecology
(Book review by Robert D. Holt
& James H. Peniston in Ecology)