International Center for Tropical Botany, Department of Biological Sciences, Florida International University, Florida, USA

Aaron is plant ecologist with an interest in tropical trees.

forest demographics and disturbance

He has an interest in forest demography (i.e., mortality, recruitment and growth) in relation to the environment and disturbance (i.e., tropical cyclones)

Root functional ecology

He has an interest in the belowground interactions of trees and their environment and has experience working with roots. The range of form and function of tree roots has fascinated him.