Qinfeng Guo

Qinfeng Guo

Research Ecologist
P.O. Box 12254
Research Triangle Park, NC 27709
Phone: 919-549-4043

Current Research

Biological invasions (Patterns, processes, and mechanisms of biotic invasions at the population and community levels); Community Ecology/Biogeography; Biodiversity and ecosystem functioning

Past Research

Experimental research on plant-animal interactions; succession in California chaparral; simulation of linear forest dynamics in the Great Plains, floristic biogeography of China/Asia; biodiversity-ecosystem functioning; restoration ecology

Why This Research is Important

Researchers and managers need to understand the patterns, processes, and underlying mechanisms of species invasions


  • University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), Postdoc. Succession, biotic invasions, 1997
  • University of New Mexico, Ph.D. Biology (Ecology), 1994
  • Chinese Academy of Sciences, M.S. Botany (Systematics), 1986
  • Hebei Normal University, PRC, B.S. Geography, 1983

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Research Highlights


U.S. Invasive Plants Identified in Comprehensive Database

Scientists in SRS' Eastern Forest Environmental Threat Assessment Center are developing a database of the more than 4,000 plants introduced into ...


Last updated on : 03/12/2015