Imperial College London

Dr Samraat Pawar

Faculty of Natural SciencesDepartment of Life Sciences (Silwood Park)

Senior Lecturer



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2.4KennedySilwood Park





Research Focus - Dr. Samraat Pawar

Our group studies how individual-level metabolism scales up through species (population) interactions to community- and ecosystem-level dynamics. Please visit for more information 



Pawar S, Garcia-Carreras B, Sal S, et al., Role of carbon allocation efficiency in the temperature dependence of autotroph growth rate, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, ISSN:0027-8424

Bestion E, Garcia-Carreras B, Schaum C-E, et al., 2018, Metabolic traits predict the effects of warming on phytoplankton competition, Ecology Letters, Vol:21, ISSN:1461-023X, Pages:655-664

Rizzuto M, Carbone C, Pawar S, 2018, Foraging constraints reverse the scaling of activity time in carnivores, Nature Ecology & Evolution, Vol:2, ISSN:2397-334X, Pages:247-+

Schaum C-E, Barton S, Bestion E, et al., 2017, Adaptation of phytoplankton to a decade of experimental warming linked to increased photosynthesis, Nature Ecology & Evolution, Vol:1, ISSN:2397-334X

Woodward G, Bonada N, Brown LE, et al., 2016, The effects of climatic fluctuations and extreme events on running water ecosystems, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B-biological Sciences, Vol:371, ISSN:0962-8436

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