Publications

Publishing activities of our centre


2019

Articles

Hejduková, E., Pinseel, E., Vanormelingen, P., Nedbalová, L., Elster, J., Vyverman, W., & Sabbe, K. (2019). Tolerance of pennate diatoms (Bacillariophyceae) to experimental freezing: comparison of polar and temperate strains. Phycologia, 1-11.

Kvíderová, J., Kumar, D., Lukavský, J., Kaštánek, P., Adhikary, S. P. (2019). Estimation of growth and exopolysaccharide production by two soil cyanobacteria, Scytonema tolypothrichoides and Tolypothrix bouteillei as determined by cultivation in irradiance and temperature crossed gradients. Engineering in Life Sciences, 19(3), 184-195.

Lulakova, P., Perez Mon, C., Šantrůčková, H., Rüthi, J., Frey, B. W. (2019). HIGH-ALPINE PERMAFROST AND ACTIVE-LAYER SOIL MICROBIOMES DIFFER IN THEIR RESPONSE TO ELEVATED TEMPERATURES. Frontiers in Microbiology, 10, 668.

Malard, L. A., Šabacká, M., Magiopoulos, I., Hodson, A., Tranter, M., Siegert, M. J., Pearce, D. A. (2019). Spatial variability of Antarctic surface snow bacterial communities. Frontiers in Microbiology, 10, 461.

Orekhova, A., Barták, M., Özkar, A., Elster, J. (2019) The effect of shock freezing on physiological properties and consequent growth of Antarctic filamentous (Stigeoclonium sp.) and coccal alga (Diplosphaera chodatii) on agar plates. Czech Polar Reports, 9(1), 37-48

Raabová, L., Kovacik, L., Elster, J., Strunecký, O. (2019) Review of the genus Phormidesmis (Cyanobacteria) based on environmental, morphological, and molecular data with description of a new genus Leptodesmis. Phytotaxa, 395 (1), 001-0016.

Roman, M., Nedbalová, L., Kohler, T., Lirio, J., Coria, S.,H., Kopáček, J., Vignoni, P., Kopalová, K., Lecomte, K., Elster, J., Nývlt, D. (2019). Lacustrine systems of Clearwater Mesa (James Ross Island, north-eastern Antarctic Peninsula): geomorphological setting and limnological characterization. Antarctic Science. 1-20.

Chapters in books

Kvíderová, J., Elster, J., & Komárek, J. (2019). Ecophysiology of Cyanobacteria in the Polar Regions. In Cyanobacteria (pp. 277-302). Academic Press.

Petkov, B. H., Vitale, V., Hansen, G. H., Svendby, T. M., Sobolewski, P. S., Láska, K., Elster, J., Viola, A., Mazzola M., Lupi, A. (2019). Observations of the solar UV irradiance and ozone column at Svalbard. In:  Orr, E., Hansen, G., Lappalainen, H., Hübner, Ch. & Lihavainen, H. (Eds), SESS report 2018, Longyearbyen, The State of Environmental Science in Svalbard, Svalbard Integrated Arctic Earth Observing System (SIOS), ISSN 2535-6321, SSBN 978-82-691528-0-7, pp. 170 – 182

Articles with origin in Josef Svoboda Station

Procházková, B., Engel, Z., & Tomíček, J. (2019). Geometric changes of three glaciers in Dickson Land, central Spitsbergen, during the period 1990–2015. Polar Science.

2018

Articles

Barcytė, D., Elster, J., Nedbalová, L. (2018): Plastid-encoded rbcL phylogeny suggests widespread distribution of Galdieria phlegrea (Cyanidiophyceae, Rhodophyta). Nordic Journal of Botany, 36(6), e01794. (IF2017: 0.846; Q3: Plant Sciences).

Barcyté, D., Hodač, L., Nedbalová, L., Elster, J. (2018): Chloromonas arctica sp. nov., a psychrotolerant alga from snow in the High Arctic (Chlamydomonadales, Chlorophyta). International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology, 68(3), 851-859. (IF2017: 1.932; Q3: Microbiology).

Barcytė, D., Hodač, L., Nedbalová, L., Elster, J. (2018): Chloromonas svalbardensis n. sp. with insights into the phylogroup Chloromonadinia (Chlorophyceae). Journal of Eukaryotic Microbiology, 65(6), 882-892. (IF2017: 2.537; Q2: Microbiology).

Bjorkman, A.D., Myers-Smith, I.H., Elmendorf, S.C., Normand, S., Thomas, H.J.D., Alatalo, J.M., Alexander, H., Anadon-Rosell, A., Angers-Blondin, S., Bai, Y., Baruah, G., Beest, M.T., Berner, L., Björk, R.G., Blok, D., Buchwal, A., Buras, A., Carbognani, M., Christie, K., Collier, L.S., Cooper, E.J. Cornelissen, J.H.C., Dickinson, K., Dullinger, S., Elberling, B., Eskelinen, A., Forbes, B.C., Frei, E.R., Garcia, M.I., Good, M., Grau, O., Green, P., Grogan, P., Hájek, T., Martin Hallinger, M., Harper, K.A., Heijmans, M.M.P.D., Henry, G.H.R., Hermanutz, L., Hollister, R.D., Hudson, J., Hülber, K., Iversen, C.M., Jaroszynska, F., Johnstone, J., Jorgensen, R.H., Kaarlejärvi, E., Klady, R., Klimešová, J., Korsten, A., Kuleza, S., Kulonen, A., Lamarque, L.J., Lantz, T., Lavalle, A., Levesque, E., Little, C.J., Macek, P., Michelsen, A., Milbau, A., Molau, U., Morgan, J.W., Mörsdorf, M.A., Nabe-Nielsen, J., Nielsen, S.S., Ninot, J.M., Oberbauer, S., Olofsson, J., Onipchenko, V.G., Petraglia, A., Pickering, C., Prevéy, J.S., Rixen, C., Rumpf, S.B., Schaepman-Strub, G., Semenchuk, P., Shetti, R., Soudzilovskaia, N.A., Spasojevic, M., Speed, J.D.M., Street, L., Suding, K., Tape, K.D., Tomaselli, M., Trant, A., Treier, U., Tremblay, J.P., Tremblay, M., Venn, S., Vowles, T., Weijers, S., Wilmking, M., Wipf, S., Zamin, T. (2018): Tundra Trait Team: A database of plant traits spanning the tundra biome. Global Ecology and Biogeography, 27(12), 1402-1411. (IF2017: 5.958; Q1: Ecology).

Bohuslavová, O., Macek, P., Redčenko, O., Láska, K., Nedbalová, L., Elster, J. (2018): Dispersal of lichens along a successional gradient after deglaciation of volcanic mesas on northern James Ross Island, Antarctic Peninsula, Polar Biology, 41(11), 2221-2232. (IF2017: 1.954; Q3: Ecology).

Kvíderová, J. (2018): Internal structure and photosynthetic performance of Nostoc sp. colonies in the High Arctic. Acta Societatis Botanicorum Poloniae, 87(4), 3602. (IF2017: 0.876; Q3: Plant sciences).

Macek, P., Schöb, C., Núñez-Ávila, M., Hernández Gentina, I.R., Pugnaire, F.I., Armesto, J.J., (2018): Shrub facilitation drives tree establishment in a semiarid fog-dependent ecosystem. Applied Vegetation Science, 21, 113-120. (IF2017: 2.331; Q1: Forestry).

Macek, P., Schöb, C., Núñez-Ávila, M., Pugnaire, F.I., Armesto, J.J., (2018): Shrubs mediate forest start-up and patch dynamics in a semiarid landscape. Perspectives in Plant Ecology, Evolution and Systematics, 34, 140-149. (IF2017: 2.820; Q2: Plant sciences).

Maliniemi, T., Kapfer J., Saccone, P., Skog, A., Virtanen, R. (2018): Long-term vegetation changes of treeless heath communities in northern Fennoscandia: links to climate change trends and reindeer grazing. Journal of Vegetation Science, 29, 469-479. (IF2017: 2.658; Q1: Plant sciences).

Müllerová, J., Elsterová, J., Černý, J., Ditrich, O., Žárský, J., Culler, L.E., Kampen, H., Walther, D., Coulson, S.J., Růžek, D., Grubhoffer, L. (2018): No indication of arthropod-vectored viruses in mosquitoes (Diptera: Culicidae) collected on Greenland and Svalbard. Polar Biology, 41(8), 1581–1586. (IF2017: 1.954; Q2: Biodiversity conservation).

Petkov, B. H., Vitale, V., Svendby, T. M., Hansen, G. H., Sobolewski, P. S., Láska, K., Elster, J., Pavlova, K., Viola, A., Mazzola, M., Lupi, A., Solomatnikova, A. (2018): Altitude-temporal behaviour of atmospheric ozone, temperature and wind velocity observed at Svalbard. Atmospheric Research, 207, 100–110. (IF2017: 3.817; Q1: Meteorology & Atmospheric Sciences).

Pessi, I.S., Pushkareva, E., Lara, Y., Borderie1, F., Wilmotte, A., Elster, J. (2018): Marked succession of cyanobacterial communities following glacier retreat in the High Arctic. Microbial Ecology, 77 (1), 136–147. (IF2017: 3.614; Q1: Ecology).

Pistón, N., Michalet, R. Schöb, C., Macek, P., Armas, C., Pugnaire, F.I. (2018): The balance of canopy and soil effects determines intraspecific differences in foundation species’ effects on associated plants. Functional Ecology 32: 2253–2263. (IF2017: 5.491; Q1: Ecology).

Roy, J., Bonneville, J.M., Saccone, P., Ibanez S., Albert, H. C., Boleda, M., Gueguen, M., Ohlman, M., Rioux, D., Clément, J.C., Lavergne, S., Geremia, R. (2018): Differences in the fungal communities nursed by two genetic groups of the alpine cushion plant, Silene acaulis. Ecology and Evolution, 8(23): 11568–11581. (IF2017: 6.915; Q2: Ecology).

Schaeffner, B.C., Ditrich, O., Kuchta, R. (2018): A century of taxonomic uncertainty: re-description of two species of tapeworms (Diphyllobothriidea) from Arctic seals. Polar Biology, 41 (12), 2543–2559. (IF2017: 1.954; Q2: Biodiversity conservation).

Smykla, J., Porazinska, D.L., Iakovenko, N.S., Devetter, M., Drewnik, M., Hii, S.Y., Emslie, S.D. (2018): Geochemical and biotic factors influencing diversity and distribution patterns of soil microfauna across ice-free coastal habitats in Victoria Land, Antarctica. Soil Biology and Biochemistry 116 265–276 10.1016/j.soilbio.2017.10.028. (IF2017:4.857 Q1 Soil Science).

Tyml, T., Lisnerová, M., Kostka, M., Dyková, I. (2018): Current view on phylogeny within the genus Flabellula Schaeffer, 1926 (Amoebozoa: Leptomyxida). European Journal of Protistology, 64, 40-53. (IF2017: 2.430; Q3: Microbiology).

Tyml, T., Dyková, I. (2018): Sappinia sp. (Amoebozoa: Thecamoebida) and Rosculus sp. (SAR: Cercozoa) isolated from king penguin guano collected in the Subantarctic (South Georgia, Salisbury Plain) and their coexistence in culture. Journal of Eukaryotic Microbiology, 65, 544-555. (IF2017: 2.537; Q2: Microbiology).

2017

Articles

Devetter M., Háněl L., Řeháková K., Doležal J. (2017) Diversity and feeding strategies of soil microfauna a along elevation gradients in Himalayan cold deserts. PLoS ONE 12(11): e0187646.
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0187646

Devetter M., Fontaneto D., Jersabek C.D., Welch D.B.M., May L., Walsh E.J. (2017) Preface: evolving rotifers, evolving science: Proceedings of the XIV International Rotifer Symposium. Hydrobiologia 796: 1–6.
DOI: 10.1007/s10750-017-3241-0

Elster J., Margesin R., Wagner D., Häggblom M. (2017) Polar and Alpine Microbiology - Earth's Cryobiosphere. FEMS Microbiology Ecology, 93, fiw221.
DOI: 10.1093/femsec/fiw221

Hodson A., Nowak A., Cook J., Šabacká M., Wharfe E.S., Pearce D., Convey P., Vieira G., (2017) Microbes influence the biogeochemical and optical properties of maritime Antarctic snow. JGR: Biogeosciences 122: 1456–1470.
DOI: 10.1002/2016JG003694 

Hodson A., Nowak A., Šabacká M., Jungblut A.D., Navarro F., Pearce D.A., Ávila-Jiménez M.L., Convey P., Vieira G. (2017) Climatically sensitive transfer of iron to maritime Antarctic ecosystems by surface runoff. Nature Communications (8): 14499.
DOI: 10.1038/ncomms14499

Kumar D., Kvíderová J., Kaštánek P., Lukavský J. (2017) The green alga Dictyosphaerium chlorelloides biomass and polysaccharides production determined using cultivation in crossed gradients of temperature and light. Engineering in Life Sciences 9: 1030–1038.
DOI: 10.1002/elsc.201700014

Kvíderová J., Elster, J. (2017) Photosynthetic activity of Arctic Vaucheria (Xanthophyceae) measured in microcosmos. Czech Polar Reports 7(1): 52–61.
DOI: 10.5817/CPR2017-1-6

Nedbalová L., Mihál M., Kvíderová J., Procházková L., Řezanka T., Elster J. (2017): Identity, ecology and ecophysiology of planktic green algae dominating in ice-covered lakes on James Ross Island (northeastern Antarctic Peninsula). Extremophiles 21(1): 187–200.
DOI: 10.1007/s00792-016-0894-y

Nedbalová L., Nývlt D., Lirio J.M., Kavan J., Elster J. (2017) Current distribution of Branchinecta gaini on James Ross Island and Vega Island. Antarctic Science 29(4): 141–142.
DOI: 10.1017/S0954102017000128

Pouska V., Macek P., Zíbarová L., Ostrow H. (2017) How does the richness of wood-decaying fungi relate to wood microclimate? Fungal Ecology, 27: 178–181.
DOI: 10.1016/j.funeco.2016.06.006

Pushkareva E., Kvíderová J., Šimek M., Elster J. (2017) Nitrogen fixation and diurnal changes of photosynthetic activity in Arctic soil crusts at different development stage. European Journal of Soil Biology, 79, 21–30.
DOI: 10.1016/j.ejsobi.2017.02.002

Smykla J., Porazinska D.L., Iakovenko N.S., Devetter M., Drewnik M., Hii S.Y., Emslie S.D. (2018) Geochemical and biotic factors influencing diversity and distribution patterns of soil microfauna across ice-free coastal habitats in Victoria Land, Antarctica. Soil Biology and Biochemistry, 116: 265–276.
DOI: 10.1016/j.soilbio.2017.10.028

Schöb C., Macek P., Pistón N, Kikvidze Z., Pugnaire F.I. (2017) A trait-based approach to understand the consequences of specific plant interactions for community structure. Journal of Vegetation Science 28: 696–704.
DOI: 10.1111/jvs.12523

Tyml T., Lares‐Jiménez L. F., Kostka M., Dyková I. (2017) Neovahlkampfia nana n. sp. reinforcing an underrepresented subclade of Tetramitia, Heterolobosea. Journal of Eukaryotic Microbiology 64(1): 78–87.
DOI: 10.1111/jeu.12341

Tyml T., Dyková I. (2017) Phylogeny and taxonomy of new and re-examined strains of Tubulinea (Amoebozoa). European Journal of Protistology, 61, 41–47.
DOI: 10.1016/j.ejop.2017.08.002

Vítová A., Macek P., Lepš J. (2017):  Disentangling the interplay of generative and vegetative propagation among different functional groups during gap colonization in Meadows. Functional Ecology 31: 458–468.
DOI: 10.1111/1365-2435.12731

Chapters in books

Devetter M., Přikryl I. (2017) Rotifera. In: Hejda R, Farkač J, Chobot K (eds) Červený seznam ohrožených druhů České Republiky. Bezobratlí. Příroda, Praha, 36, 1-612.

Kvíderová J., Shukla S.P., Pushparaj B., Elster J. (2017) Perspectives of low-temperature biomass production of polar microalgae and biotechnology expansion into high latitudes. In: Margesin R. (ed) Psychrophiles: From Biodiversity to Biotechnology. Springer, Cham, 585-600.
DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-57057-0_25

Ditrich, O.(2017) Zdravotní rizika mokřadů. In: Čížková, Vlasáková, Květ (eds) Mokřady. Episteme, České Budějovice, 515-521

Abstract books

Bernardová A. (ed.) (2017) The Arctic Science Summit Week 2017. Book of Abstracts. CZECH-IN, Praha. ISBN: 978-80-906655-2-1.

2016

Articles

Bradley J.A., Arndt S., Šabacká M., Benning L.G., Barker G.L., Blacker J.J., Yallop M.L., Wright K.E., Bellas C.M., Telling J., Anesio A.M. (2016) Microbial dynamics in a High Arctic glacier forefield: a combined field, laboratory, and modelling approach. Biogeosciences 13: 5677-5696.
doi:10.5194/bg-13-5677-2016

Cepák V., Kvíderová J., Lukavský J. (2016): The first description of snow algae on Mount Olympus (Greece). Nova Hedwigia 103: 457-473.
doi: 10.1127/nova_hedwigia/2016/0365 

Elster J., Margesin R., Wagner D., Häggblom M. (2017) Polar and Alpine Microbiology – Earth’s Cryobiosphere. Editorial.  FEMS Microbiology Ecology 93: fiw221, 4p.
doi: 10.1093/femsec/fiw221

Elster J., Nedbalová L., Vodrážka R., Láska K., Haloda J., Komárek J. (2016) Unusual biogenic calcite structures in shallow lakes, James Ross Island, Antarctica. Biogeoscience 13: 535-549.
doi: 10.5194/bg-13-535-2016

Hodač L., Hallmann, Ch., Spitzer K., Elster J., Fashauer F., Brinkmann N., Lepka D., Diwan, V., Friedl, T. (2016) Widespread green algae Chlorella and Stichococcus exhibit polar-temperate and tropical-temperate biogeography. FEMS Microbiology Ecology, 92: fiw122FEMS, 16p.
doi: 10.1093/femsec/fiw122

Kavan J., Ondruch J., Nývlt D., Hrbáček F., Carrivick J.L., Láska K. (2016) Seasonal hydrological and suspended sediment transport dynamics in proglacial streams, James Ross Island, Antarctica. Geografiska Annaler: Series A, Physical Geography.
doi:10.1080/04353676.2016.1257914

Krajcarová L., K. Novotný K., Chattová B., Elster J. (2016) Elemental analysis of soils and Salix polaris in the town of Pyramiden and its surroundings (Svalbard). Environmental Science and Pollution Research 23 (10): 10124-10137.
doi: 10.1007/s11356-016-6213-4

Kvíderová J., Elster J., Iliev I. (2015): Exploitation of databases in polar research – Data evaluation and outputs. Czech Polar Reports 5(2): 143-159.
doi: 10.5817/CPR2015-2-13

Macek P., Prieto I., Macková J., Pistón N., Pugnaire F.I. (2016) Functional plant types drive plant interactions in a Mediterranean mountain range. Frontiers in Plant Science 7: 662. 11p.
doi: 10.3389/fpls.2016.00662

Medová H., Koblížek M., Elster J., Nedbalová, L. (2016) Short note: Abundance of aerobic anoxygenic phototrophic bacteria in Antarctic freshwater lakes, James Ross Island, NE Antarctic Peninsula. Antarctic Science 28(2): 101-102.
doi: 10.1017/S0954102015000590

Obbels D., Verleyen E., Mano M.-J., Namsaraev Z., Sweetlove M., Tytgat B., Fernandez-Carazo R., De Wever A., D’hondt S., Ertz D., Elster J., Sabbe K., Willems A., Wilmotte A., Vyverman, W. (2016) Prokaryotic and eukaryotic biodiversity patterns in terrestrial habitats of the Sør Rondane Mountains, Dronning Maud Land, East Antarctica. FEMS Microbiology Ecology 92: fiw041, 13p.
doi: 10.1093/femsec/fiw041

Pichrtová M., Arc E., Stöggl W., Kranner I., Hájek T., Hackl H. & Holzinger A. (2016) Formation of lipid bodies and fatty acid composition changes upon pre-akinete formation in arctic and Antarctic Zygnema (Zygnematophyceae, Streptophyta) strains. FEMS Microbiology Ecology 92, 9 pp.
doi: 10.1093/femsec/fiw096

Pearce D.A., Alekhina I.A., Terauds A., Wilmotte A., Quesada A., Edwards A., Dommergue A., Sattler B., Adams B., Magalhães C.M., Chu W,. Lau M., Cary S.C., Smith D.J., Wall D.H., Eguren G., Matcher G., Bradley J.,De Vera J.P., Elster J., Hughes K.A., Benning L.G., Gunde - Cimerman N., Convey P., Hong S., Pointing S.B., Pellizari V.H., Vincent W.F. (2016) Aerobiology over Antarctica – A new initiative for atmospheric ecology. Frontiers in Microbiology 7: 16, 7p.
doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2016.00016

Pichrtová M., Hájek T., Elster J. (2016) Annual development of mat-forming conjugating green algae Zygnema spp. in hydro-terrestrial habitats in the Arctic. Polar Biology 39:1653–1662.
doi: 10.1007/s00300-016-1889-y

Pinseel E., Van de Vijver B., Kavan J., Verleyen E., Kopalová K. (2016) Diversity, ecology and community structure of the freshwater littoral diatom flora from Petuniabukta (Spitsbergen). Polar Biology.
doi: 10.1007/s00300-016-1976-0

Pouska V., Macek P., Zíbarová L. (2016) The relation of fungal communities to wood microclimate in a mountain spruce forest. Fungal Ecology 21: 1‒9.
doi: 10.1016/j.funeco.2016.01.006

Pushkareva E., Johansen J. R. and Elster J. (2016) Polar desert and semidesert soil crust ecosystem; a review of ecophysiological features of cyanobacteria and microalgae. Polar Biology 39: 2227-2240.
doi: 10.1007/s00300-016-1902-5

Raabová L., Elster J., Kováčik L. (2016) Phototrophic microflora colonizing substrates of man-made origin in Billefjorden Region, Central Svalbard. Czech Polar Reports 6(1): 21-30.
doi: 19.5817/CPR2016-1-3

Ryšánek D., Elster J., Kováčik L., Škaloud P. (2016) Diversity and dispersal capacities of a terrestrial algal genus Klebsormidium (Streptophyta) in polar regions, FEMS Micrologiology Ecology, 92: fiw039, 9p.
doi: 10.1093/femsec/fiw039

Tashyreva D., Elster J. (2016) Annual cycles of two cyanobacterial mat communities in hydro-terrestrial habitats of the high Arctic. Microbial Ecology 71 (4): 887-900.
doi: 10.1007/s00248-016-0732-x

Tyml T., Kostka M., Ditrich O., Dyková I. (2016) Vermistella arctica n. sp. nominates the genus Vermistella as a candidate for taxon with bipolar distribution. Journal of Eukaryotic Microbiology 63(2):210-219.
doi: 10.1111/jeu.12270

Tyml T., Skulinová K., Kavan J., Ditrich O., Kostka M., Dyková I. (2016) Heterolobosean amoebae from Arctic and Antarctic extremes: 18 novel strains of Allovahlkamfia, Vahlkampfia and Naegleria. European Journal of Protistology 56: 119-133.
doi: 10.1016/j.ejop.2016.08.003

Vinšová P., Pinseel E., Kohler T.J., Van de Vijver B., Žárský J.D., Kavan J., Kopalová K. (2015) Diatoms in cryoconite holes and adjacent proglacial freshwater sediments, Nordenskiöld glacier (Spitsbergen, High Arctic). Czech Polar Reports 5(2): 122-133.
doi: 10.5817/CPR2015-2-11

Vonnahme T.R., Devetter M., Žárský J.D., Šabacká M., Elster J. (2016) Controls on microalgal community structures in cryoconite holes upon high Arctic glaciers, Svalbard. Biogeoscience 13: 659-674.
doi: 10.5194/bg-13-659-2016

Chapters in books

Sabbe K., Obbels D., Vanormelingen P., Strunecký O., Van de Vijver B., Elster J., Wilmotte A., Verlyen E., Vyverman W. (2015) Microbial biodiversity in polar lake ecosystem: why is it different at the North and South Pole? In: Callaghan TV, Savela H (eds) INTERACT, International network for Terrestrial Research and Monitoring in the Arctic. Stories of Arctic Science. DCE – Danish Centre for Environment and Energy, Aarhus University, Denmark, 146-147.

Abstract books

Kavan J., Bernardová A. (eds.) (2016) Polar Ecology Conference 2016. Faculty of Science, University of South Bohemia, České Budějovice, Czech Republic, 134p. ISBN 978-80-7394-594-7.

2015

Articles

Elsterová J., Černý J., Müllerová J., Šíma R., Coulson S.J., Lorentzen E., Strøm H. & Grubhoffer L. (2015) Search for tick-borne pathogens in the Svalbard Archipelago and Jan Mayen. Polar Research 34: 27466.
doi: 10.3402/polar.v34.27466

Iakovenko  N.S.,  Smykla J., Convey P.,  Kašparová E.,  Kozeretska I.A.,  Trokhymets V., Dykyy I.,  Plewka M.,  Devetter M., Duriš Z. & Janko K.  (2015) Antarctic bdelloid rotifers: diversity, endemism and evolution. Hydrobiologia 761 (1): 5-43.
doi: 10.1007/s10750-015-2463-2

Kašparová E.,  Van de Putte A.P., Marshall C. & Janko K. (2015) Lifestyle and ice: the relationship between ecological specialization and response to Pleistocene climate change. PloS one 10.11: e0138766.
doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0138766

Komárek J., Bonaldo G. D., Fatima F. M. & Elster J. (2015) Heterocytous cyanobacteria of the Ulu Peninsula, James Ross Island, Antarctica. Polar Biology 38: 475–492.
doi: 10.1007/s00300/014/1609/4

Kuchta R., Pearson R., Scholz T., Ditrich O. & Olson P.D. (2014) Spathebothriidea: survey of species, scolex and egg morphology, and interrelationships of a non-segmented, relictual tapeworm group (Platyhelminthes: Cestoda). Folia Parasitologica 61: 331-346.
doi: 10.14411/fp.2014

Laanisto L., Sammul M., Kull T., Macek P. & Hutchings M.J. (2015) Trait-based analysis of decline in plant species ranges during the 20th century: a regional comparison between the UK and Estonia. Global Change Biology 21: 2726-2738.
doi: 10.1111/gcb.12887 

Peng Y., Macek P., Macková J., Romoleroux K. & Hensen I. (2015) Clonal diversity and fine-scale genetic structure in a high Andean tree-line population. Biotropica 47: 59-65.
doi: 10.1111/btp.12175

Pistón N., Armas C., Schöb C., Macek P. & Pugnaire F.I. (2015) Phylogenetic distance among beneficiary species in a cushion plant species explain interaction outcome. Oikos, 124: 1354-1359.
doi: 10.1111/oik.01979

Schulz F., Tyml T., Pizzetti I., Dyková I., Fazi S., Kostka M. & Horn M. (2015) Marine amoebae with cytoplasmic and perinuclear symbionts deeply branching in the Gammaproteobacteria. Scientific Reports 5:13381.
doi: 10.1038/srep13381

Sklenář P., Kučerová A., Macková J. & Macek P. (2015) Temporal variation of climate in the high-elevation páramo of Antisana, Ecuador. Geografia Fisica e Dinamica Quaternaria 38: 67-78. 

Stibal M., Gözdereliler E., Cameron K.A., Box J.E., Stevens I.T., Gokul J.K., Schostag M., Žárský J.D., Edwards A. & Irvine-Fynn T.D. (2015): Microbial abundance in surface ice on the Greenland Ice Sheet. Frontiers in Microbiology 6: 225. 
doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2015.00225. 

Tashyreva D.,  Elster J. (2015) Effect of nitrogen starvation on desiccation tolerance of Arctic Microcoleus strains (cyanobacteria). Frontiers in Microbiology 6: 278.
doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2015.00278 

Vonnahme T.R., Devetter M., Žárský J.D., Šabacká M. & Elster J. (2016) Controls on microalgal community structures in cryoconite holes upon high Arctic glaciers, Svalbard. Biogeosciences Discuss 12: 11751–11795.
doi:10.5194/bgd-12-11751-2015.

Chapters in books

Elster J. & Kvíderová J. (2015) Cyanobacteria. In. Encyclopedia of Astrobiology. M. Gargaud, W. Irvine, (eds). The second modified edition, SpringeR.
doi: 10.1007/978-3-642-278333-4_378-2

Hájek T. (2014) Physiological Ecology of Peatland Bryophytes. In: Hanson D.T. & Rice S.K. (eds.): Photosynthesis in Bryophytes and Early Land Plants, Advances in Photosynthesis and Respiration, 37: 233–252.

Abstract books

Kavan J.(ed.) (2015) Současné trendy v českém polárním výzkumu 2015. Sborník abstraktů. Centrum polární ekologie, Přírodovědecká fakulta, Jihočeská univerzita v Českých Budějovicích, České Budějovice, 11p.

Kvíderová J., Tashyreva D., Bernardová A. & Elster J. (eds.) (2015) 6th International Conference on Polar and Alpine Microbiology, Programme and Abstracts. Faculty of Science, University of South Bohemia in České Budějovice, České Budějovice, 264p.
ISBN: 978-80-7394-528-2

Ondruch J., Hrbáček F., Nývlt D. & Láska K. (eds.) (2015): Proceedings: Students in Polar Research Conference 2015. Masarykova univerzita, Brno, p. 54.

2014

Articles

Anthelme F., Jacobsen D., Macek P., Meneses R. I., Moret P., Beck S. & Dangles O. (2014) Biodiversity patterns and continental insularity in the tropical high-Andes. Arctic, Antarctic and Alpine Research 46: 811-828.

doi: 10.1657/1938-4246-46.4.811

Bartošová-Sojková P., Hrabcová M., Pecková H., Patra S., Kodádková A., Jurajda P., Tyml T. & Holzer A.S. (2014) Hidden diversity and evolutionary trends in malacosporean parasites (Cnidaria: Myxozoa) identified using molecular phylogenetics. International Journal for Parasitology 44: 565-577.

doi: 10.1016/j.ijpara.2014.04.005

Kodáková A., Dyková I., Tyml T., Ditrich O. & Fiala I. (2014) Myxozoa in high Arctic: Survey on the central part of Svalbard archipelago. International Journal for Parasitology: Parasites and Wildlife 3: 41-56.

doi:10.1016/j.ijppaw.2014.02.001

Kuchta R., Pearson R., Scholz T., Ditrich O. & Olson P.D. (2014) Spathebothriidea: survey of species, scolex and egg morphology, and interrelationships of a non-segmented, relictual tapeworm group (Platyhelminthes: Cestoda). Folia Parasitologica 61:331–346.

doi: 10.14411/fp.2014.040

Kvíderová J (2014) Sample database of the Centre for Polar Ecology – Database structure and data mamagement. Czech polar Reports 4 (2): 140-148.

doi: 10.5817/CPR2014-2-14

Pichrtová M., Hájek T. & Elster J. (2014) Osmotic stress and recovery in field piopulations of Zygnema sp. (Zygnematophyceae, Streptophyta) on Svalbard (High Arctic) subjected to natural dessication. FEMS Miocrobial Ecology 89: 270-280.

doi:10.1111/1574-6941.12288.

Pinseel E., Kopalová K., & Van de Vijver B. (2014) Gomphonema svalbardense sp. nov., a new freshwater diatom species (Bacillariophyta) from the Arctic Region. Phytotaxa 170 (4): 250-258.

doi: 10.11646/phytotaxa.170.4.2

Těšitel J., Těšitelová T., Bernardová A., Janková-Drdová E., Lučanová M. & Klimešová J. (2014) Demographic population structure and fungal associations of plants colonizing High Arctic glacier forelands, Petuniabukta, Svalbard. Polar Research 33: 20797.

doi: 10.3402/polar.v33.20797

Abstract books

Kavan J., Bernardová A. (eds.) (2014) Polar Ecology Conference 2014. Abstracts & Contact List. Faculty of Science, University of South Bohemia in České Budějovice, České Budějovice, 172p.

ISBN 978-80-7394-463-6.

Ondruch J, Nývlt D, Láska K, Hrbáček F (eds.) (2014) Sborník abstraktů konference: Současné trendy v českém polárním výzkumu 2014. Masarykova univerzita, Brno, p.17.

2013

Articles

Hanáček M., Nývlt D. & Nehyba S. (2013) Písečník u Javorníku - drumlin se zachovalou sukcesí subglaciálních a supraglaciálních sedimentů. Geologické výzkumy na Moravě a ve Slezsku 20: 22-29.
doi: 10.5817/GVMS2013-1-2-22

Hanáček M., Nývlt D., Flašar J., Stacke V., Mida P., Lehejček J., Tóthová G., Břežný M., Procházková B., Uxa T.  & Křenovská I. (2013) New methods to reconstruct clast transport history in different glacial sedimentary environments: Case study for Old Red sandstone clasts from polythermal Hørbyebreen and Bertilbreen valley glaciers, Central Svalbard. Czech Polar Reports 3 (2): 107-129.
doi: 10.5817/CPR2013-2-13

Hindák F., Kvíderová J. & Lukavský J. (2013) Growth characteristics of selected thermophilic strains of cyanobacteria using crossed gradients of temperature and light. Biologia 68(5): 830-837.
doi: 10.2478/s11756-013-0215-1

Kopalová K., Nedbalová L., Nývlt D., Elster J. & de Vijver B. V. (2013) Diversity, ecology and biogeography of the freshwater diatom communities from Ulu Peninsula (James Ross Island, NE,  Antarctic Peninsula). Polar Biology 36: 933-948.
doi: 0.1007/s00300-013-1317-5

Kvíderová J. & Elster J. (2013) Algal growth potential and/or algal primary production rates of the maritime Antarctic stream’s waters (King George Island, South Shetlands). Polar Research 32: 11191.
doi: 10.3402/polar.v32i0.11191

Kvíderová J., Hájek J. & Worland R.M. (2013) The ice nucleation activity of extremophilic algae. CryoLetters 34 (2): 137-148.

Láska K., Chládová Z., Ambrožová A. & Husák J. (2013) Cloudiness and weather variation in central Svalbard in July 2013 as related to atmospheric circulation. Czech Polar Reports 3(2): 184-195. doi: 10.5817/CPR2013-2-19

Mareš J., Hrouzek P., Kaňa R., Ventura S., Strunecký O. & Komárek, J. (2013) The primitive thylakoid-less cyanobacterium Gloeobacter is a common rock-dwelling organism. PloS one 8: e66323.
doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0066323

Marteinsson V., Vaishampayan P., Kvíderová J., Mapelli F., Medori M., Calfapietra C., Aguilera A., Hamisch D., Reynisson E., Magnússon S., Marasco R., Borin S., Diaz C., Souza-Egipsy V., González-Toril E., Amils R., Elster J. & Hänsch R.A (2013) Laboratory of the Extremophiles: Iceland CAREX field campaign. Life 3: 211-233.
doi: 10.3390/life3010211

Nedbalová L., Nývlt D., Kopáček J., Šobr M. & Elster J. (2013) Freshwater lakes of Ulu Peninsula (James Ross Island, NE Antarctic Peninsula): I. Origin, geomorphology and physico-chemical limnology. Antarctic Science 25 (3): 358-372.
doi: 10.1017/S0954102012000934

Pushkareva E. & Elster J. (2013) Biodiversity and ecological classification of cryptogamic soil crusts in the vicinity of Petunia Bay, Svalbard. Czech Polar Records, 3 (1): 7-18.
doi: 10.5817/CPR2013-1-3

Shukla S.P., Kvíderová J., Tříska J. & Elster J. (2013) Chlorella mirabilis as a potential species for biomass production in low temperature environment. Frontiers in Microbiology 4 (97): 1-12.
doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2013.00097

Singh P., Singh S.S., Elster J. & Mishra A.K. (2013) Molecular phylogeny, population genetics and evolution of heterocytous cyanobacteria using nifH gene sequences. Protoplasma 250: 751-764.
doi: 10.1007/s00709-012-0460-0

Stacke V., Mida P., Lehejček J., Tóthová G. & Nývlt D. (2013) Recent landscape changes in terminoglacial area of the Nordensköldbreen, central Spitsbergen, Svalbard. Short communication. Czech Polar Reports 3: 3-6.
doi: 10.5817/CPR2013-1-2

Strunecký O., Komárek J., Johansen J., Lukešová A. & Elster J. (2013) Molecular and morphological criteria for revision of the genus Microcoleus (Oscillatoriales, Cyanobacteria). Journal of Phycology 49(6): 1167–1180.
doi: 10.1111/jpy.12128

Škaloud P., Nedbalová L., Elster J. & Komárek J. (2013) A curious occurrence of Hazenia broadyi spec. nova in Antarctica, and the review of the genus Hazenia (Ulotrichales, Chlorophyceae). Polar Biology 36: 1281-1291.
doi: 10.1007/s00300-013-1347-z

Tashyreva D., Elster J. & Billi D. (2013) A novel staining protocol for multiparameter assessment of cell heterogeneity in Phormidium populations (Cyanobacteria) employing fluorescent dyes. Plos One, 8/2: 1-12.
doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0055283

Chapters in books

Elster J. & Komárek, J. (2013) Život v moři. In: Prošek P. a kol: Antarktida. Academia, Praha, 132-135.

Elster J., Komárek J. & Nedbalová L. (2013) Biodiverzita sinic a řas. In: Prošek P. a kol: Antarktida. Academia, Praha, 303-311.

Elster J., Komárek J. & Nedbalová L. (2013) Sinice a řasy. In: Prošek P. a kol: Antarktida. Academia, Praha, 88-101.

Gloser J. & Nedbalová L. (2013) Bezobratlí živočichové. In: Prošek, P. a kol.: Antarktida. Academia, Praha, 117-119.

Nedbalová L. (2013) Zooplankton. In: Prošek, P. a kol.: Antarktida. Academia, Praha, pp. 135-137.

Nedbalová L. (2013) Bakterie. In: Prošek, P. a kol.: Antarktida. Academia, Praha, 133.

Nedbalová L. (2013) Větší bezobratlí živočichové. In: Prošek, P. a kol.: Antarktida. Academia, Praha, 137-142.

Nedbalová L. & Prošek P. (2013) Kytovci. In: Prošek, P. a kol.: Antarktida. Academia, Praha, 149-155.

Nedbalová L. & Prošek P. (2013) Ploutvonožci. In: Prošek, P. a kol.: Antarktida. Academia, Praha, 145-148.

Pavel V. & Weidinger K. (2013) Ptáci a jejich biodiverzita. In: Prošek P. a kol: Antarktida. Academia, Praha, 119-129.

Pavel V. & Weidinger K. (2013) Avifauna ostrova Jamese Rosse. In: Prošek P. a kol: Antarktida. Academia, Praha, 322-326.

2012

Articles

Barták M., Váczi P. & Hájek J. (2012) Photosynthetic activity in three vascular species of Spitzbergen vegetation during summer season in response to microclimate. Polish Polar Research 33 (4): 443-462.
doi: 10.2478/v10183-012-0018-z

Bernardová A. & Košnar J. (2012) What do Holocene sediments in Petuniabukta, Svalbard reveal? Polish Polar Research 33 (4): 329-346.
doi: 10.2478/v10183-012-0023-2

Bohuslavová O., Šmilauer P. & Elster J. (2012) Usnea lichen community biomass estimation on volcanic mesas, James Ross Island, the Antarctica. Polar Biology 35: 1563-1572.
doi: 10.1007/s00300-012-1197-0.

Elster J., Kvíderová J., Hájek T., Láska K. & Šimek M. (2012) Impact of warming on Nostoc colonies (Cyanobacteria) in a wet hummock meadow, Spitzbergen. Polish Polar Research 33 (4): 395-420.
doi: 10.2478/v10183-012-0021-4

Elster J. & Rachlewicz G. (2012) Petuniabukta, Billefjorden in Svalbard: Czech-Polish long term ecological and geographical research. Polish Polar Research 33 (4): 289-295.
doi: 10.2478/v10183−012−0024−1.

Klimešová J., Doležal J., Prach K. & Košnar J. (2012) Clonal growth forms in Arctic plants and their habitat preferences: a case study from Petuniabukta, Spitsbergen. Polish Polar Research 33 (4): 421-442.
doi: 10.2478/v10183-012-0019-y

Klimešová J., Prach K. & Bernardová A. (2012) Using available information to assess the potential effects of climate change on vegetation in the High Arctic - North Billjefjorden, central Spitsbergen (Svalbard). Ambio 41 (5): 435-445.
doi: 0.1007/s13280-011-0235-4

Komárek J., Kováčik Ľ., Elster J. & Komárek O. (2012) Cyanobacterial diversity of Petunia-Bukta, Billefjorden, central Svalbard. Polish Polar Research 33 (4): 347-368.
doi: 10.2478/v10183−012−0024−1.

Kopalová K., Veselá J., Elster J., Nedbalová L., Komárek  J. & Van de Vijver B. (2012) Diatom communities in seepages and streams on James Ross Island (NW Weddell Sea, Antarctica). Plant Ecology and Evolution 145 (2): 190-208.
doi: 10.5091/plecevo.2012.639

Kvíderová J. (2012): Research on cryosestic communities in Svalbard: the snow algae of temporary snowfields in Petuniabukta, Central Svalbard. Czech Polar Reports 2 (1): 8-19.

Láska K., Witoszová D. & Prošek P. (2012) Weather patterns of the coastal zone of Petuniabukta (Central Spitsbergen) in the period 2008–2010. Polish Polar Research 33 (4): 297-318.
doi: 10.2478/v10183-012-0025-0

Prach K., Klimešová J., Košnar J., Redcheko O. & Hais M. (2012) Variability of contemporary vegetation around Petuniabukta, central Svalbard. Polish Polar Research 33 (4): 383-394.
doi: 10.2478/v10183-012-0026-z

Prach K. & Rachlewicz G. (2012) Succession of vascular plants in front of retreating galciers in central Spitzbergen. Polish Polar Research 33 (4): 319-328.
doi: 10.2478/v10183-012-0022-3

Segečová J., Elster J. & Kováčik Ľ. (2012): Effects of exposition to various stress conditions on filamentous green alga Klebsormidium (Streptophyta) strains, isolated from both polar regions and Slovakia. Acta Botanica Universitatis Comenianae Vl. 47: 19-26.

Stibal M., Šabacká, M.  & Žárský J. (2012) Biological processes on glacier and ice sheet surfaces. Nature Geoscience 5 (11): 771-774.
doi: 10.1038/ngeo1611

Strunecký O., Elster J. & Komárek J. (2012) Molecular clock evidence for survival of Antarctic cyanobacteria 1 (Oscillatoriales, Phormidium autumnale) from Paleozoic times. FEMS Microbial Ecology 82: 482-490.
doi: 10.1111/j.1574-6941.2012.01426.x

Strunecký O., Komárek J. & Elster J. (2012) Biogeography of Phormidium autumnale (Oscillatoriales, Cyanobacteria) at western and central Svalbard. Polish Polar Research 33 (4) 369-382.
doi: 10.2478/v10183−012−0020−5.

Váczi P., Barták M., Nedbalová L. & Elster J. (2012) Comparative analysis of temperature courses in Antarctic lakes of different morphology: Study from James Ross Island, Antarctica. Czech Polar Reports 1 (2): 78-87.

Chapters in books

Raabová L., Elster J. & Kováčik Ľ (2012) Niektoré dominantné cyanobakterie a riasy osídľujúce akvatické a hydroterestrické biotopy zátoky Petuniabukta na Svalbarde v Arktidě. In Študentská vedecká konferencia PriF UK. Zborník recenzovaných prispevkov. Univerzita Komenského 573-578.
ISBN 978-80-233-3213-2.

Segečová J., Elster J. & Kováčik, Ľ (2012) Stresová rezistencia jednodruhových kmeňov kultúr vláknitej zelenej riasy z rodu Klebsormidium (Streptophyta) izolovaných z polárnych oblastí a zo Slovenska. In Študentská vedecká konferencia PriF UK. Zborník recenzovaných prispevkov, Universita Komenského 600-605.
ISBN 978-80-233-3213-2.

Tashyreva D. & Elster J. (2012) Production of dormant stages and stress resistance of polar cyanobacteria.  In: Hanslmeier A., Kempe S. & Seckbach J (eds.): Life on Earth and other Planetary Bodies. Springer, 367-386.
doi: 10.1007/978-94-007-4966-5_21.

Abstract Books

Bernardová A., Kavan J. & Strunecký O. (eds.) (2012) Polar Ecology Conference, Abstracs. Faculty of Science, University of South Bohemia in České Budějovice.
ISBN 978-80-7394-375-2

2011

Articles

Hanáček M., Flašar J. & Nývlt D. (2011) Sedimentary petrological characteristics of lateral and frontal moraine and proglacial glaciofluvial sediments of Bertilbreen, Central Svalbard. Czech Polar Reports 1: 11-33.

Klimešová J. & Doležal J. (2011) Are clonal plants more frequent in cold environments than elsewhere? Plant Ecology and Diversity 4: 373-378.
doi: 10.1080/17550874.2011.586734

Klimešová J., Doležal J. & Sammul M. (2011) Evolutionary and organismic constraints on the relationship between spacer length and environmental conditions in clonal plants. Oikos 120: 1110-1120.
doi: 10.1111/j.1600-0706.2011.19332.x

Kvíderová J., Elster J. & Šimek, M. (2011) In situ response of Nostoc commune s.l. colonies to desiccation, in Central Svalbard, Norwegian High Arctic. Fottea 11(1): 87-97.

Segečová J., Elster J. & Kováčik Ľ. (2011) Filamentous green alga Klebsormidium flacidum as a laboratory model for the study of dormancy. Acta Botanica Comenianae, Vol. 46: 49-53.

Shukla S.P., Kvíderová J. & Elster, J. (2011) Nutrient requirements of polar Chlorella-like species. Czech Polar Reports 1: 1- 10.

Strunecký O., Elster J. & Komárek, J. (2011) Taxonomic revision of the fresh-water cyanobacterium „Phormidium“ murrayi = Wilmottia murrayi.  Fottea 11(1): 57-71.

Taton A., Wilmotte A., Šmarda J., Elster J. & Komárek J. (2011) Plectolyngbya hodgsonii – a remarkable filamentous cyanobacterium from Antarctic lakes; comparison with related cyanobacterial types. Polar Biology 34: 181-191.
doi: 10.1007/s00300-010-0868-y

Chapters in books

Elster, J. & Kvíderová, J. (2011) Cyanobacteria. In: Gargaud M., Amils R., Quintanilla J.C., Cleaves H.J., II, Irwine W.M., Pinti D.L. & Viso M. (eds.): Encyclopedia of Astrobiology. Springer, 394-397.
doi: 10.1007/978-3-642-11274-4

Květ J. & Elster J. (2011) Josef Svoboda. In: S. Štrbáňová a A. Kostlán, eds., Sto českých vědců v exilu, Encyklopedie významných vědců z řad pracovníků Československé akademie věd v emigraci. Academia, Praha, 509-513.
ISBN 978-80-200-1915-5

Kvíderová J. (2011) Biofilm. In: Gargaud M., Amils R., Quintanilla J.C., Cleaves H.J., II, Irwine W.M., Pinti D.L. & Viso M. (eds.): Encyclopedia of astrobiology. Springer, 170-171.
doi: 10.1007/978-3-642-11274-4

Segečová J., Elster J. & Kováčik, Ľ. (2011) Študium dormancie na kmeňových kultúrach vláknitej zelenej riasy z rodu Klebsormidium izolovaných z polárných oblastí a zo Slovenska. Študentská vedecká konferencia PriF UK, Biólogia 682-688.
ISBN: 978-80-223-3013-8

Conference contributions

2018

Lukavský J., Cepák V., Nedbalová L., Iliev I., Kvíderová J.: Cryoseston of European mountains. 2nd Snow Algae Meeting 2018, Potsdam, Germany

Lulák M., Hanáček, M., Nývlt, D., Nehyba, S.: Early Holocene shallow marine mollusc palaeodiversity, Billefjorden, Svalbard. Polar 2018, Davos, Switzerland

Luláková, P., Perez-Mon, C., Ruethi, J., Frey, B.: Are High-Alpine Microbial Communities Able to Deal with Temperature Extremes? Polar 2018, Davos, Switzerland

Stehrer, T., Polášková, A., Himmelsbach, M., Buchberger, W., Hassel., A. W., Kolender, J. P., Luláková, P., Elster, J.: Heavy metal and PAH contamination in soil from Svalbard, Longyearbyen. SPARC 2018, Brno, Czechia

Saccone P., Bernardová A., Bryndová M., de Bello F., Devetter M., Hájek T., Háněl L., Jílková V., Kotas P., Macková J., Polická P., Starý J. & Macek P: Linking C Sequestration Service and High Arctic ecosystem multi-trophic functionality. SFEcologie 2018, Rennes, France

Macek P., Saccone P., Frei E.R., Hájek T., Klimešová J., Bernardová A.: Nurse effect of cushion plants: Plant interactions in Arctic tundra ecosystems in the face of climate change. ITEX Meeting 2018, Stirling, UK

Hromádková, T., Briedis, M., Syrová, M. and Pavel., V: Past and present of Arctic terns' studies. SPARC 2018, Brno, Czechia

Bernardova, A., Sabacka, M., Elster, J., Callaghan, T.: Rapid Response to Environmental Emergency Alerts. An INTERACT Initiative. POLAR 2018, Davos, Switzerland

Bernardova, A.: The involvement of Czech Arctic Research Station in the international INTERACT project. At Home In Svalbard 2018, Longyearbyen, Svalbard, Norway

Bernardova A., Sabacka M., Elster J., Callaghan T. : Rapid Response to Environmental Emergency Alerts. An INTERACT Initiative. Arctic Biodiversity Congress 2018, Rovaniemi, Finland

Myšková E, Ditrich O.: Pandora's fox: Overview of zoonotic agents carried by Arctic foxes. Arctic Biodiversity Congress 2018. Rovaniemi, Finland

Šabacká M, Zawierucha K, Janko K, Devetter M, Elster J: The Ecology of Small Glacier Animals: A Case Study from the Arctic. Polar 2018, Davos, Switzerland

Šabacká M, Hodson A, Nowak A, Jungblut A, Pearce D, Navarro F, Convey P and Vieira G: Ecology of algae from maritime Antarctic snowpacks. The 59. conference of the Czech Phycological Society, Olomouc, Czechia

Elster J., Ditrich O., Kvíderová J., Nývlt D., Kapler P.: Czech Polar Research Infrastructure. Polar 2018, Davos, Switzerland

Elster J, Kvíderová J., Přibyl P., Nedbalová L., Šabacká M., Lukavský J., Barták M., Vaczi P., Hájek J., Brányik T., Kaštánek P., Brányiková I.: Algal biomass production in Central European non-summer and Arctic conditions. Polar 2018, Davos, Switzerland

Souquieres C.-E., Kvíderová J., Elster J.: Diversity and ecophysiology of Vaucheria sp. in coastal tidal flats of Svalbard. Polar 2018, Davos, Switzerland

Lukavský J., Cepák V., Nedbalová L., Iliev I., Kvíderová J.: Cryoseston of European mountains. The 59. conference of the Czech Phycological Society, Olomouc, Czechia

Kvíderová J., Souquieres C.-E., Elster J.: Hyperborean microphytobenthos (Vaucheria sp.) of coastal tidal flats, central Svalbard. 5th International Symposium on Arctic Research, Tokyo, Japan

Lukavský J., Cepák V., Nedbalová L., Iliev I., Kvíderová J.: Sněžné řasy evropských pohoří. Bioprospekce, sběžné řasy a jiné biotechnologicky zajímavé kmeny, Třeboň, Czechia

Kvíderová J., Souquieres C.-E., Elster J.: Ecophysiology of Vaucheria sp. photosynthesis – interannual comparison. Biosciences in polar and alpine research 2018, Brno, Czechia

 

2017

Lulák M., Hanáček, M., Nývlt, D., Ditrich, O.: Sea Ice-Free Conditions in Inner Fjord on Spitsbergen (Mimerbukta, Billefjorden) in Early Holocene, Arctic Science Summit Week 2017, Prague, Czechia

Lulák M., Nývlt, D., Altman, J.: Reconstructing the palaeoecological conditions of near shore environment during Pleistocene/Holocene transition in Mimerbukta, central Svalbard: A methodological approach. Students in Polar and Alpine Research Conference 2017, Brno, Czechia

Lulák M., Hanáček, M., Nývlt, D., Nehyba, S.: Paleoekologie zátoky Mimerbukta (centrální Svalbard) na přelomu pleistocénu a holocénu podle subfosilních společenstev mořských bezobratlých. Kvartér 2017, Brno, Czechia

Polická, P., Hanáček, M., Tejnecký, V., Elster, J., Šantrůčková, H.: How strong is the effect of bedrock chemistry on the initial soil development? Arctic Science Summit Week 2017, Prague, Czechia

Saccone P., Bernardová A., Bryndová M., de Bello F., Devetter M., Hájek T., Háněl L., Jílková V., Kotas P., Macková J., Polická P., Starý J. & Macek P: TRaits And Processes in the Arctic (TRAPA): An integrative functional approach of C sequestration by high Arctic terrestrial ecosystems, Arctic Change, 2017, Quebec, Canada

Maliniemi T., Kapfer J., Saccone P., Skog A. & Virtanen R.: Recent climate trends and long-term vegetation changes in treeless heath communities in Northern Fennoscandia. Oikos Finland 2017, Helsinky, Finland

Hromádková, T., Syrová, M. and Pavel., V: Can terns effectively adapt to human presence? - Nesting behaviour and antipredation strategies of Arctic terns in two colonies on Svalbard. The Arctic Science Summit Week 2017, Prague, Czechia

Hromádková, T., Syrová, M. and Pavel., V: Dokáží se rybáci efektivně přizpůsobit lidské přítomnosti? - inkubační chování a antipredační strategie rybáka dlouhoocasého ve dvou koloniích na Svalbardu.  44. konference ČSEtS, Jihlava, Czechia

Bernardová, A., Šabacká M., Elster, J., Callaghan T.V.: The Red phone: rapid response to environmental emergency alerts. International Arctic Change Conference 2017, Quebec, Canada

Macek, P., Hájek, T., Klimešová, J., Bernardová, A.: Do plant traits differ along a successinal gradient in the High Arctic. Arctic Science Summit Week 2017, Prague, Czechia

Myšková E, Fuglei E, Unnsteinsdóttir E.R., Schmidt N.M., Ditrich O.: Foxy Parasites of the North. The Arctic Science Summit Week 2017, Prague, Czechia

Šabacká M, Hodson A, Nowak A, Jungblut A, Pearce D, Navarro F, Convey P and Vieira G: Antarctic glacier snowpack ekology. Students in Polar and Alpine Research Conference (SPARC), Brno, Czechia

Šabacká M, Vonnahme T, Lucadello M, Zawierucha K, Janko K, Devetter M, Elster J: Trophic levels in cryoconite holes. International Arctic Change Conference 2017, Quebec, Canada

Brož, M., Myšková, E., Ditrich, O.: Intestinal parasites of mammals introduced to Svalbard, Arctic Science Summit Week 2017, Prague, Czechia

2016

Bulínová M., Žárský J., Kohler T.J., Kopalová K.: Moss diatoms inhabiting glacial surfaces (glacial mice, joklamys) and forefields from Svalbard, High Arctic. Polar Ecology Conference 2016, České Budějovice, Česká republika, 19-21.9.2016.

Černý J., Müllerová J., Elsterová J., Hrnková J., Růžek D., Grubhoffer L.: Emerging viral zoonoses in polar areas, Young Antigone Meeting, Cambridge, UK, 18.-20. 9. 2016.

Ditrich O: Cerkáriové dermatitidy [Cerkaria dermatitides]. 5. brněnský dermatologický den Antonína Trýby. Masarykova univerzita, Brno, 25.11.2016.

Elster J.:  The 6th International  Conference on Polar & Alpine Microbiology,  České Budějovice, Czech Republic, September 2015. Terrestrial Working Group Meeting, ASSW2016. University of Alaska Fairbanks, Fairbanks, Alaska, USA, 12.-20.3.2016.

Elster J.: Arctic Science Summit Week in Prague, 2017. Plenary Meeting, ASSW2016. University of Alaska Fairbanks, Fairbanks, Alaska, USA, 12.-20.3.2016.

Elster J., Pearce D.A.:  SCAR activities about microbe transport. Terrestrial Working Group Meeting. Terrestrial Working Group Meeting, ASSW2016. University of Alaska Fairbanks, Fairbanks, Alaska, USA, 12.-20.3.2016.

Elster J., Vincent W.F.:  Arctic Freshwater Synthesis. Terrestrial Working Group Meeting. Terrestrial Working Group Meeting, ASSW2016. University of Alaska Fairbanks, Fairbanks, Alaska, USA, 12.-20.3.2016.

Elster J., Schneebeli M.: Cutting barriers in snow knowledge. Terrestrial Working Group Meeting. Terrestrial Working Group Meeting, ASSW2016. University of Alaska Fairbanks, Fairbanks, Alaska, USA, 12.-20.3.2016.

Elster J..: Collecting samples in less than optimal environments. International Society for Biological and Environmental Repositories - ISBER – 2016 Annual Meeting & Exhibition, Breaking Down Walls: Unifying Biobanking Communities to Secure our Sustainability, Berlin, Germany, 5.-8.4.2016.

Elster J.: Český ekologický výzkum Arktidy. Krkonoše – tundra v srdci Evropy. Mezinárodní vědecká konference, Oborová srovnání tundry v Krkonoších a na severu Evropy, Krkonoše, Česká Republika, 19.-20. 10.2016.

Elster J.: Invited member of international panel “Siberian Environmental Change Network – SecNet – The international consortium for understanding and predictions societally-relevant changes in Siberia in a global context”, Tomsk State University, Tomsk, Rusko, 22.-28.10.2016.

Elster J.: Czech Arctic Research Infrastructure “Josef Svoboda Station” in Svalbard. National Institute of Polar Research, The seventh Symposium on Polar Science, Tokyo, Japan, 29.11.-4.12.2016.

Elster J.: Polar terrestrial ecosystem” natural laboratories for studying the evolution, macroecology, and biogeography of photosynthetic microbiomes. National Institute of Polar Research, The seventh Symposium on Polar Science, Tokyo, Japan, 29.11.-4.12.2016.

Hanáček M., Nehyba S., Engel Z., Stachoň Z.: Development of small ice-dammed lake and its sedimentary infill (Nordenskiöldbreen, Spitsbergen). Polar Ecology Conference 2016, České Budějovice, Česká republika, 19-21.9.2016.

Hromádková T., Pavel V.: Inkubační chování rybáka dlouhoocasého (Sterna paradisaea) v extrémních klimatických podmínkách severské tundry. Zoologické dny 2016, České Budějovice, 11.-.16.2.2016.

Chládová Z., Láska K., Hošek J.: Observation and modelling of local wind circulation in the complex topography of Svalbard archipelago. Polar Ecology Conference 2016, České Budějovice, Česká republika, 19-21.9.2016.

Kadlčková K., Hais M.: The effect of topography and vegetation cover on surface temperatures in Svalbard. Polar Ecology Conference 2016, České Budějovice, Česká republika, 19-21.9.2016.

Kavan J.: On the origin and evolution of Ragnar lake – example of recent deglaciation. Polar Ecology Conference 2016, České Budějovice, Česká republika, 19-21.9.2016.

Kavan J., Bernardová A., Blahůt J. (2016) Slushflow as a landscape shapping factor and its relationship to recent vegetation characteristics. Students in Polar and Alpine Research Conference (SPARC) 2016, Masaryk University, Brno, 25.-27.04.2016.

Kavan J., Ondruch J., Nývlt D., Hrbáček F., Carrivick J.L., Láska, K. (2016) Hydrology and suspended sediment dynamics in small proglacial streams, James Ross Island, Antarctica. Students in Polar and Alpine Research Conference (SPARC) 2016, Masaryk University, Brno, 25.-27.04.2016.

Kvíderová J. Snow algae of the Olympus Mt., Greece. P Snow Algae Meeting 2016. GFZ, Potsdam, Germany, 18.-19.5.2016.

Kvíderová J., Elster J.: Five years with the sample database of the Centre for Polar Ecology. Polar Ecology Conference 2016, České Budějovice, Česká republika, 19-21.9.2016.

Kvíderová J., Elster J.: Vaucheria - a xanthophycean alga from Svalbard intertidal zone. Biosciences in polar and alpine research (Biovědy v polárním a alpinském výzkumu), Masarykova univerzita, Brno, 23. 11. 2016.

Lulák M., Hanáček M., Nývlt D., Ditrich O., Bernardová A., Nehyba S.: Palaeoecology of Mimerbukta, central Svalbard around 11 000 BP based on fossil biota from uplifted marine terraces. Students in Polar and Alpine Research Conference (SPARC) 2016, Masaryk University, Brno, 25.-27.4.2016.

Macek P., Hájek T., Ravolainen V. The relation of herbivores to plant community assembly in Central Spitsbergen. Polar Ecology Conference 2016, České Budějovice, Česká republika, 19-21.9.2016.

Mácová A.: Coccidian parasites infecting snow bunting (Plectrophenax nivalis) in Arctic European Multicolloquium of Parasitology (EMOP), Turku, Finsko, 20.-24.7.2016.

Müllerová J., Elsterová J., Černý J., Žárský J., Grubhoffer L.: Detection of aboviruses from thousands of mosquitoes from Svalbard and Greenland. Polar Ecology Conference 2016, České Budějovice, Česká republika, 19-21.9.2016.

Myšková E., Ditrich O., Kváč M, Sak B.: Foxy parasites of the North. XII. české a slovenské parazitologické dny, Ledeč nad Sázavou, 16.-20.5.2016.

Ondráčková L., Hanáček M., Nývlt D.: Comparing the effects of material sources and fluvial processes on the gravel fraction of the Muninelva braided stream, Central Svalbard. Polar Ecology Conference 2016, České Budějovice, Česká republika, 19-21.9.2016.

Pinseel E., Kopalová K., Van de Vijver B.: Diatom communities in Petuniabukta (Spitsbergen, Svalbard Archipelago): a taxonomic and (paleo)ecological approach. AMPEE 3: 3rd Annual Meeting on Plant Ecology and Evolution. Ghent University, Ghent, 5.2.2016.

Polická P., Tejnecký V., Hanáček M., Elster J., Šantrůčková H.: Initial soil development in front of the Nordenskiold Glacier: Physicochemical and microbial trends in soil characteristics along deglaciated forelands with different bedrock. Polar Ecology Conference 2016, České Budějovice, Česká republika, 19-21.9.2016.

Pushkareva E., Namsaraev Z., Pessi I.S., Elster J., Wilmotte A.: Cyanobacterial diversity in soil crusts in the Sor Rondane Mountains, Antarctica. Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research: Biennial Meeting & Open Science Conference 2016, Kuala Lumpur, Malajsie, 20.-30.8.2016.

Pushkareva E., Pessi I.S., Namsaraev Z., Wilmotte, A., Mano M.-J., Elster, J.: Antarcrtic soil crust as a shelter for cyanobacterial communities. Polar Ecology Conference 2016, České Budějovice, Česká republika, 19-21.9.2016.

Raabová L., Elster J., Kováčik L.: Oxyfototrofné společenstvá hydroterestrických a vodných biotopov oblasti Petuniabukta, súostrovie Svalbard.  Študentská vedecká konferencia PriF UK 2016, Univerzita Komeského, Bratislava, Slovensko, 27.4.2016.

Schlaghamerský J, Devetter M: The effect of snow-dwelling Enchytraeidae (Annelida: Clitellata) on the Arctic island of Spitybergen. Polar Ecology Conference 2016, České Budějovice, Česká republika, 19-21.9.2016.

Syrová M., Pavel V.: “Fight or flight?” - antipredation strategies of nesting Arctic terns (Sterna paradisaea). Polar Ecology Conference 2016, České Budějovice, Česká republika, 19-21.9.2016.

Šabacká M., Hodson A., Nowak A., Convey P., Pearce D.: Ecology of Antarctic glacier snowpacks. Polar Ecology Conference 2016, České Budějovice, Česká republika, 19-21.9.2016.

Tejnecký V., Hubová P., Polická P., Lehejček J., Hájek T., Němeček K., Mercl F., Drábek, O.: Exudation of low molecular mass organic acids by Arctic willow (Salix polaris) in different tundra habitat: response to soil environment. Polar Ecology Conference 2016, České Budějovice,