Stochastic colonization of hosts with a finite lifespan can drive individual host microbes out of equilibrium
PLoS Computational Biology, 16:e1008392 (2020)
R Zapién-Campos, M Sieber, A Traulsen

Bacteriophage can promote the emergence of physiologically sub-optimal host phenotypes
bioRxiv preprint (2019)
H Schenk, M Sieber

Neutrality in the Metaorganism
PLoS Biology, 17:e3000298 (2019)
M Sieber, L Pita, N Weiland-Bräuer, P Dirksen, J Wang, B Mortzfeld, S Franzenburg, RA Schmitz, JF Baines, S Fraune, U Hentschel, H Schulenburg, TCG Bosch, A Traulsen

Functions of the microbiota for the physiology of animal metaorganisms
Journal of Innate Immunity, 11:393-404 (2019)
D Esser, J Lange, G Marinos, M Sieber, L Best, D Prasse, J Bathia, M Rühlemann, K Boersch, C Jaspers, F Sommer

One man's trash is another man's treasure - the effect of bacteria on phytoplankton-zooplankton interactions in chemostat systems
Limnology and Oceanography: Methods, 16:629-639 (2018)
M Raatz, S Schälicke, M Sieber, A Wacker, U Gaedke

Temperate phages as self-replicating weapons in bacterial competition
Journal of the Royal Society Interface, 14:20170563 (2017)
XY Li, T Lachnit, S Fraune, TCG Bosch, A Traulsen, M Sieber

Eco-evolutionary dynamics in a coevolving host-virus system
Ecology Letters, 19:450-459 (2016)
J Frickel, M Sieber, L Becks

Do-or-die life cycles and diverse post-infection resistance mechanisms limit the evolution of parasite host ranges
Ecology Letters, 17:491-498 (2014)
M Sieber, I Gudelj

Dispersal network structure and infection mechanism shape diversity in a coevolutionary bacteria-phage system
The ISME Journal, 8:504-514 (2014)
M Sieber, M Robb, SE Forde, I Gudelj

Disease-induced modification of prey competition in eco-epidemiological models
Ecological Complexity, 18:74-82 (2014)
M Sieber, H Malchow, FM Hilker

The hydra effect in predator-prey models
Journal of Mathematical Biology, 64:341-360 (2012)
M Sieber, FM Hilker

Prey, predators, parasites: intraguild predation or simpler community modules in disguise?
Journal of Animal Ecology, 80:414-421 (2011)
M Sieber, FM Hilker

Partial differential equations
In Modelling complex ecological dynamics. Jopp, Reuter, Breckling (Eds.), Springer-Verlag (2011)
M Sieber, H Malchow

Noise can prevent onset of chaos in spatiotemporal population dynamics
European Physical Journal B, 78:253-264 (2010)
SV Petrovskii, A Morozov, H Malchow, M Sieber

Oscillations vs. chaotic waves: Attractor selection in bistable stochastic reaction-diffusion systems
European Physical Journal Special Topics, 187:95-99 (2010)
M Sieber, H Malchow

Noise-induced suppression of periodic travelling waves in oscillatory reaction-diffusion systems
Proceedings of the Royal Society A, 466:1903-1917 (2010)
M Sieber, H Malchow, SV Petrovskii

Constructive effects of environmental noise in an excitable prey-predator plankton system with infected prey
Ecological Complexity, 4:223-233 (2007)
M Sieber, H Malchow, L Schimansky-Geier