Huimin Yi

Doctoral Researcher



Since August 2021

Ph.D candidate, Biodiversity and Ecology,

Leipzig University /German Centre for Integrative Biodiversity Research (iDiv) Halle-Jena-Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany

Ph.D. advisor: Prof.Dr. Nico Eisenhauer, Dr. Olga Ferlian

Dissertation topic: Mycorrhizae in Tree Diversity Effects on Multitrophic Ecosystem Functionin


M.S., Environmental Science

(EnvEuro Double Degree Master’s Program, Specialization in Ecosystems and Biodiversity)

University of Copenhagen, Denmark /University of Hohenheim, Germany

Master’s Dissertation: Tree Species-Mediated Effects of Microbes And Earthworms On Carbon Storage Under The Monoculture Forests in Denmark

Advisors: Prof.Dr. Lars Vesterdal, Prof.Dr. Ingo Graß, Prof.Dr. Inger K. Schmidt


B.S., Environmental Science and Engineering

Ocean University of China, China

Bachelor’s Dissertation: Aquatic Ecosystem Restoration - Controlling Algal Bloom With Modified Carbon Nitride (g-C3N4) Nano-Materials 

Advisor: Prof.Dr. Jian Zhao

iDiv Publications



Yi H, Eisenhauer N, Austen J C, Rebollo R, Ray T, Bönisch E, von Oheimb G, Fichtner A, Schuldt A, Patoine G, & Ferlian O (2024). Tree diversity and mycorrhizal type co-determine multitrophic ecosystem functions. Journal of Ecology, 00, 1–19.


Eisenhauer N, Angst G, Asato AEB, Beugnon R, Bönisch E, Cesarz S, Dietrich P, Jurburg SD, Madaj A-M, Reuben RC, Ristok C, Sünnemann M, Yi H, Guerra CA, & Hines J (2023) The heterogeneity-diversity-system performance nexus. National Science Review 10: nwad109;

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