Publikace

2016

Články

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

Kapitoly v knize

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.

Editované sborníky

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

Články

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.

Kapitoly v knize

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.

Editované sborníky

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

Články

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

Editované sborníky

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

Články

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

Kapitoly v knize

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

Články

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.

Kapitoly v knize

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.

Editované sborníky

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

Články

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

Kapitoly v knize

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

Konference

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.: Fife 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 D., 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, Česká republika, 19-21.9.2016.

Vinšová P., Pinseel E., Kohler T.J., Van de Vijver B., Žárský J.D., Kavan J., Kopalová K.: Diatoms in cryoconite holes and adjacent proglacial freshwater sediments, Nordenskiöld glacier (Spitsbergen, High Arctic). In: Kavan J., Bernardová J. (eds.): Polar Ecology Conference 2016. Přírodovědecká fakulta, Jihočeská univerzita v Českých Budějovicích, České Budějovice, p. 121-122.

Wilmotte A. Willems A., Verleyen E., Vyverman W., Velazquez D., Quesada A., Laughinghouse D.H., Kleimteich J., Pearce D.A., Elster J. Hughes K.: Inviolate areas to protect reference sites for future microbiology research in Antarctica. Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research: Biennial Meeting & Open Science Conference 2016, Kuala Lumpur, Malajsie, 20.-30.8.2016.

2015

Černý J.,  Mullerová J., Elsterová J., Růžek D., Grubhoffer L. (2015) Emerging viral pathogens in polar areas. Současné trendy v českém polárním výzkumu, České Budějovice, 20.11.2015.

Ditrich D., Myšková E., Honsová L., Kváč M., Sak B., Tyml T. (2015) Parasites in Svalbard – potential source of zoonotic diseases. Současné trendy v českém polárním výzkumu, České Budějovice, 20.11.2015.

Hromádková T., Pavel V., 2015: Incubation behaviour of the Arctic tern (Sterna paradisaea) in extreme conditions of northern tundra. Proceedings of the 1st Central European Polar Meeting, 10.–13.11.2015, Austrian Academy of Sciences, Vienna

Elster, J. 2015: Message from the Chair of the PAM2015 Conference. 6th International Conference on Polar and Alpine Microbiology, České Budějovice, 6.-10.9.2015.  

Kováčik, L., Segečová, J., Raabová, L., Škaloud, P., Ryšánek, D., Elster, J. 2015: Exposition of various stress conditions on filamentous green alga Klebsormidium (Streptophyta) isolated from both polar regions and Slovakia. (poster presentation by L. Kováčik).

Kavan J. (2015) „Into the wild“ – moving field station to 78°N. Současné trendy v českém polárním výzkumu, České Budějovice, 20.11.2015.

Kvíderová J. (2015) Nostoc sp. ve 3D. 56. pracovní konference České algologické společnosti, České Budějovice, 21.-24.9.2015.

Kvíderová J. (2015) 3D structure of Nostoc sp. colonies. Současné trendy v českém polárním výzkumu, České Budějovice, 20.11.2015.

Kvíderová J. (2015) Physiology and 3D structure of the Nostoc sp. colonies. Workshop: Biovědy v Antarktidě, Brno, 7.12.2015.

Láska K., Chládová Z. (2015): Long-term monitoring of climate conditions in Petuniabukta, central Spitsbergen. Proceedings of the 1st Central European Polar Meeting, Austrian Academy of Sciences, Vienna, Austria, 10.–13.11.2015. www.polarresearch.at/conference

Nedbalová, L., Kopalová, K., Kavan, J., Elster, J. 2015: Current distribution of the Antarctic fairy shrimps (Brachinecta gaini) in lakes at James Ross Island archipelago, Northeastern Antarctic Peninsula.  ASLO Aquatic Science Meeting, Granada, Spain, February 22.-27.2.2015. (Oral presentation by Linda Nedbalová).

Nedbalová, L., Mihál, M., Kvíderová, J., Řezanka, T., Seroka, D., Elster, J. 2015: Identity and ecophysiology of coccoid green alga dominating in ice-covered lakes on James Ross Island, (NE Antarctic Peninsula).  6th International Conference on Polar and Alpine Microbiology, České Budějovice, 6.-10.9.2015. (poster presentation by L. Nedbalová).

Přikryl P., Tyml T., Hlaváč J., Ditrich O. (2015) Morfologie vybraných zástupců parazitických klanonožců (Crustacea: Copepoda) ze Svalbardu. Zoologické dny Brno 2015, Brno, 12.-13.2.2015

Pushkareva E., Devetter, M., Kotas, P., Láska, K., Kavan, J., Elster, J. 2015: Impact of environmental factors on soil crust community in Svalbard. 6th International Conference on Polar and Alpine Microbiology, České Budějovice, 6.-10.9.2015. (poster presentation by E. Pushkareva).

Raabová, L., Kováčik, L. Elster, J., Strunecký, O. 2015: Thin and ubiquitous: Taxonomic features of genus Leptolyngbya in Polar Regions. 6th International Conference on Polar and Alpine Microbiology, České Budějovice, 6.-10.9.2015.  (poster presentation by L. Raabová).

Ryšánek, P., Elster, J., Škaloud, P. 2015: Diversity and dispersal capacities of Arctic terrestrial algae. 6th International Conference on Polar and Alpine Microbiology, České Budějovice, 6.-10.9.2015. (poster presentation by D. Ryšánek).

Tashyreva, D. and Elster, J. 2015: The limits of desiccation tolerance of Arctic Microcoleus strains (Cyanobacteria) and environmental factors inducing it. 6th International Conference on Polar and Alpine Microbiology, České Budějovice, 6.-10.9.2015.  (oral presentation by D. Tashyreva).

Tashyreva, D., Pichrtová, M. and Elster, J. 2015: A study of the whole year cycles of cyanobacteria/microalgae in polar hydroterrestrial environments. Arctic Science Summit Week 2015, Toyama, Japan, 23.-30.4.2015. (Oral presentation by Daria Tashyreva).

Tejnecký V., Hubová P., Lehejček J., Polická P., Hájek T., Mercl F., Drábek O. (2015) Exudation of low molecular mass organic acids by arctic willow (Salix polaris) in different tundra habitats. Současné trendy v českém polárním výzkumu, České Budějovice, 20.11.2015.

Wilmotte, A., Renard, M., Kleinteich, J., Lara, Y., Cornet, L., Baurain D., Silva-Stenico, M.E., de Fiore, M., Laughinghouse IV H.D., Pushkareva E., Elster, J. 2015: The BCCM/ULC collection to conserve, document and explore the polar cyanobacterial diversity. 6th International Conference on Polar and Alpine Microbiology, České Budějovice, 6.-10.9.2015. (poster presentation by A. Wilmotte).

Wilmotte, A., Willems, A., Verlyen, E., Vyverman, W., Velázquez D., Quesada A., Laughinghouse IV H.D., Kleinteich, J., Pearce, D., Elster, J., Hughes, K. 2015: A PLEA for the creation of inviolate areas to protect reference areas for future microbiology research in Antarctica. 6th International Conference on Polar and Alpine Microbiology, České Budějovice, 6.-10.9.2015.  (poster presentation by A. Wilmotte).

Tyml T., Ditrich O., 2015:Parasites of Shorthorn sculpin (Myoxocephalus scorpius) in littoral marine habitats of Svalbard. Arctic Science Summit Week 2015, Toyama, Japan, 23.-30.4.2015.

2014

Bohuslavová, O., Elster, J., Láska K., Macek P., Šmilauer, P. Redchenko, A. 2014: Ecology of lichens on deglaciated parts of James Ross Island, the Antarctic. Polar Ecology Conference, 21th – 25th September 2014, České Budějovice, Czech Republic, Abstract & Contact list, Edited by: Jan Kavan and Alexandra Bernardová, Faculty of Science, University of South Bohemia in České Budějovice, ISBN 978-80-7394-463-6, pp. 23-24 (abstract and poster presentation by O. Bohuslavová).

Elster, J., Kvíderová, J., Hájek, T., Láska, K., Šimek, M. 2014: Warming effect on wet tundra community in High Arctic. Ecology of lichens on deglaciated parts of James Ross Island, the Antarctic. Polar Ecology Conference, 21th – 25th September 2014, České Budějovice, Czech Republic, Abstract & Contact list, Edited by: Jan Kavan and Alexandra Bernardová, Faculty of Science, University of South Bohemia in České Budějovice, ISBN 978-80-7394-463-6, pp. 44-45 (abstract and poster presentation by J. Elster).

Elster, J., Nedbalová, L., Nývlt, D., Komárek J., 2014: Lake ecosystem of Ulu Peninsula, James Ross Island, Antarctica: Centre of unique biodiversity and ecology.  SCAR OPEN SCIENCE CONFERENCE, Auckland, New Zealand, pp. 597, August 22 to September, 3 (abstract and oral presentation by J. Elster).

Kotas P, Kaštovská E, Šantrůčková H, Elster J, 2014. Spatial variation and general patterns of soil microbial community structure across altitudinal gradients in Billefjorden, Central Svalbard. 1st. Global Soil Biodiversity Conference, Dijon, France, (abstract and poster presentation by P. Kotas).

Kotas, P., Kaštovská, E., Šantrůčková, H., Elster, J. 2014: Spatial variation and general patterns of soil microbial community structure across altidunial gradients in Billefjorden, centra Svalbard, High Arctic. 2014. Polar Ecology Conference, 21th – 25th September 2014, České Budějovice, Czech Republic, Abstract & Contact list, Edited by: Jan Kavan and Alexandra Bernardová, Faculty of Science, University of South Bohemia in České Budějovice, ISBN 978-80-7394-463-6, pp. 75 (abstract and poster presentation by P. Kotas).

Krajcarova L., Elster J., Novotný K., Chattová B., Zbrankova V., Zvěřina O. 2014: Elemental analysis of soils and plants (Salix polaris) in the town Pyramiden and its surroundings (Svalbard).  In THE BNASS / TraceSpec Tandem Conference

Aberdeen, Scotland,  (poster presentation by L. Krajcarova).

Kvíderová J. (2014) Variable fluorescence imaging for life detection – promissing tool or not? MPSE 2014, Warsaw, Poland

Kvíderová J. (2014) Is the dark side of the microbial mats and Nostoc colonies really dark? Polar Ecology Conference, 21th – 25th September 2014, České Budějovice, Czech Republic, Abstract & Contact list, Edited by: Jan Kavan and Alexandra Bernardová, Faculty of Science, University of South Bohemia in České Budějovice, ISBN 978-80-7394-463-6, pp. 83-84.

Kvíderová J (2014) Endolithic communities in central Svalbard: structure and physiological state. In: Ondruch J, Nývlt D, Láska K, Hrbáček F (eds): Sborník abstraktů konference: Současné trendy v českém polárním výzkumu 2014. Masarykova univerzita, Brno, p.17.

Kvíderová J. (2014) Sample database of the Centre for Polar Ecology – Database structure and data mamagement. Polar Ecology Conference, 21th – 25th September 2014, České Budějovice, Czech Republic, Abstract & Contact list, Edited by: Jan Kavan and Alexandra Bernardová, Faculty of Science, University of South Bohemia in České Budějovice, ISBN 978-80-7394-463-6, pp. 81-82.

Láska, K., Hrbáček, F. (2014):  Net radiation and air temperature effects on the active layer thermal regime in Petuniabukta (central Spitsbergen) in summer 2013. Proceedings of the 4th European Conference on Permafrost, 18.–21.6.2014, Evora, Portugalsko; http://www.eucop4.org

Pichrtová, M., Kulichová, J., Hájek T., Elster, J. 2014: Hidden diversity in Arctic filamentous conjugating green algae (Zygnematophyeceae, Streptophyta). Polar Ecology Conference, 21th – 25th September 2014, České Budějovice, Czech Republic, Abstract & Contact list, Edited by: Jan Kavan and Alexandra Bernardová, Faculty of Science, University of South Bohemia in České Budějovice, ISBN 978-80-7394-463-6, pp. 115 (abstract and poster presentation by M. Pichrtová).

Pushkareva, E., Elster, J.: 2014:  Diversity of soil crust ecosystem of Central Svalbard based on cyanobacteria and microalgae.  Soil Science Congress on “The Soul of Soil and Civilization” (Side, Antalya, Turkey), October 14-16, 2014, (Oral presentation Pushkareva, E.).

Pushkareva, E., Wilmotte, A., Elster, J. 2014: Cyanobacterial diversity of soil crust from Petunia bay, Svalbard. ). Polar Ecology Conference, 21th – 25th September 2014, České Budějovice, Czech Republic, Abstract & Contact list, Edited by: Jan Kavan and Alexandra Bernardová, Faculty of Science, University of South Bohemia in České Budějovice, ISBN 978-80-7394-463-6, pp. 117 (abstract and poster presentation by E. Pushkareva).

Raabová, L., Strunecký, O., Elster, J., Kováčik, L. 2014: Filamentous cyanobacteria on bone remnants from Svalbard, Arctic. ). Polar Ecology Conference, 21th – 25th September 2014, České Budějovice, Czech Republic, Abstract & Contact list, Edited by: Jan Kavan and Alexandra Bernardová, Faculty of Science, University of South Bohemia in České Budějovice, ISBN 978-80-7394-463-6, pp. 115 (abstract and oral presentation by L. Raabová).

Singh, P., Mishra, A.K., Singh, A., Elster, J. 2014: Phylogenetic and evogenetics of Nostoc commune-complex collected from three habitats in the high Arctic (central Spitsbergen, Petuniabukta, Billefjorden). Polar Ecology Conference, 21th – 25th September 2014, České Budějovice, Czech Republic, Abstract & Contact list, Edited by: Jan Kavan and Alexandra Bernardová, Faculty of Science, University of South Bohemia in České Budějovice, ISBN 978-80-7394-463-6, pp. 133 (abstract and oral presentation by P. Singh).

Strunecký O, Bernardová A, Kvíderová J (2014) The yes/no coverage of Arctic soil crust by phototrophic organisms. Polar Ecology Conference, 21th – 25th September 2014, České Budějovice, Czech Republic, Abstract & Contact list, Edited by: Jan Kavan and Alexandra Bernardová, Faculty of Science, University of South Bohemia in České Budějovice, ISBN 978-80-7394-463-6, pp. 143-144.

Tashyreva, D., Elster, J. 2014: Seasonal development of cyanobacteria populations (Phormidium) in the Hihg Arctic, Svalbard. Polar Ecology Conference, 21th – 25th September 2014, České Budějovice, Czech Republic, Abstract & Contact list, Edited by: Jan Kavan and Alexandra Bernardová, Faculty of Science, University of South Bohemia in České Budějovice, ISBN 978-80-7394-463-6, pp. 147 (abstract and poster presentation by D. Tashyreva).

Trnková K, Hazdrová J, Kvíderová J, Hájek J, Barták M (2014) Changes in spectral properties and chlorophyll fluorescence of Nostoc commune colonies from Svalbard during dehydeation and supplemental UV-B stress. Polar Ecology Conference, 21th – 25th September 2014, České Budějovice, Czech Republic, Abstract & Contact list, Edited by: Jan Kavan and Alexandra Bernardová, Faculty of Science, University of South Bohemia in České Budějovice, ISBN 978-80-7394-463-6, pp. 147

2013

Bernardová A., Myšková E. & Ditrich O.: What is hidden in reindeer’s droppings? A botanical and parasitological study. The Arctic Science Summit Week 2013, Krakow, Polsko

Devetter M. & Janko K. Natural gradients as determinants of soil microfauna in crusts of central Svalbard . The Arctic Science Summit Week 2013, Krakow, Polsko

Ditrich O: Nové poznatky parazitologického průzkumu Svalbardu. Aktuální otázky lékařské parazitologie, Velké Karlovice

Ditrich O., Honsová L., Kváč M., Sak B., Tyml T.: The occurrence of etiological agents of parasitic zoonoses in Svalbard. The Arctic Science Summit Week, Krakow, Polsko

Elster J., Hájek T., Kvíderová J., Láska K. & Šimek M.: Impact of warming on the physiology of Nostoc colonies (Cyanobacteria) using modified open top chambers.  The Arctic Science Summit Week, Krakow, Polsko

Elster J., Hájek T., Kvíderová J., Láska K. & Šimek M.: Impact of warming on the physiology of Nostoc colonies (Cyanobacteria) and on the decomposition rate in wet hummock tundra, Spitsbergen.  International Tundra Experiment Conference, 17-21 September 2013, Bergün, Švýcarsko

Elster J., Nedbalová L., Vodrážka R., Komárek J., Řezanka T., Haloda J., Vítek P. & Jehlička J.: Biogenic calcite structures in Green Lakes, James Ross Island, Antarctica. The 5th International Conference on Polar & Alpine Microbiology, Big Sky, Montana, USA

Hanáček M., Nývlt D., Engel Z., Nehyba S.: Písečník Hill at the Rychleby Mts. foothills (Sudetes Mts.) - the first described drumlin from Czechia. XX Konferencja Stratygrafia plejstocenu Polski Plejstocen przedpola Sudetów Środkowych, Lasocin, Polsko

Hanáček M., Nývlt D., Flašar J., Lehejček J., Mida P., Stacke V. & Tóthová G.: Old Red sandstone clasts’s modification in subglacial and proglacial environments of Høerbyebreen and Bertilbreen polythermal glaciers, Svalbard. The Arctic Science Summit Week 2013, Krakow, Polsko

Hanáček M. & Nývlt D.: Využití exaračních rýh na klastech k identifikaci zdrojového materiálu kopečkových morén, příklad z recentních ledovců Hørbyebreen a Bertilbreen na Svalbardu. 19. Kvartér 2013, Brno, Česká republika

Kvíderová J.: Diurnal cycles in photochemical activity of polar algae and cyanobacteria. The Arctic Science Summit Week 2013, Krakow, Polsko

Láska K., Chládová Z. & Hanslian D.: Analysis of wind regime around in Petuniabukta (Billefjorden, Central Svalbard) in the period 2010-2012. The Arctic Science Summit Week 2013, Krakow, Polsko

Mano M. J., Namsaraev Z., Obbels D., Verlyen E., Vyverman W., Elster J. & Wilmotte A.: Biodiversity studies in Open-Top Chambers in continental Antarctica. SCAR meeting, Barcelona, Španělsko

Puskhareva E., Kvíderová J. & Elster J.: Ecological typification of arctic cryptogamic crust, patunia Bay, Svalbard. The Arctic Science Summit Week, Krakow, Polsko

Strunecký O. & Bernardová A.: Hypothetical viability of phototrophs from glaciers and permafrost. The Arctic Science Summit Week 2013, Krakow, Polsko

Strunecký O., Elster J., De Fiore M. F., Silva-Stenico M. E., Genuario D., Renard M., Ouldamer Z., Lara Z., Laughinghouse IV H. D., Calusinska M., Waleron M., Waleron K. & Wilmotte A.: Safeguard and exploitation of teh Antarctic cyanobacterial diversity in the BCCM/ULC collection. The 19th Symposium of the International Society for Cyanophyte Research, Cleveland, Ohio, USA

Strunecký O., Komárek J., Johansen J.R., Lukešová A. & Elster J.: Molecular and morphological criteria for revision of two genera within the family Microcoleaceae. The 19th Symposium of the International Society for Cyanophyte Research, Cleveland, Ohio, USA

Tashyreva D. & Elster J.: Novel inclusions (storage material) in cells of arctic strains of cyanobacteria (Phormidium, Oscillatoriales). The Arctic Science Summit Week, Krakow, Polsko

Elster J.: Convener, Session #8: Arctic System Science for Regional and Global Sustainability. The Arctic Science Summit Week 2013, Krakow, Poland

2012

Bernardová A, Košnar J (2012) What do Holocene Sediments in Petuniabukta, Svalbard reveal? International Palaeolimnology Symposium - Glasgow, UK.

Čepová D, Kavan J, Nedbalová L (2012) Lakes of the Billefjorden region, Central Svalbard.  Polar Ecology Conference 2012 - České Budějovice, Czech Republic.

Černý J, Kilian P, Grubhoffer L, Danielová V, Růžek D (2012) Search for arboviruses on Svalbard. Polar Ecology Conference 2012 - České Budějovice, Česká Republika.

Ditrich T, Tyml T, Kuchta R, Kodádková A, Bednářová A (2012) Trematodes (Digenea) from molluscs and fish in Petuniabukta (Svalbard). Polar Ecology Conference 2012 - České Budějovice, Česká Republika.

Doleželová M, Láska K, Chládová Z, Hrbáček F, Kadlčková E, Polická P (2012) Evaluation of weather conditions and cloud types in Petuniabukta (Billefjorden, Svalbard) in July 2012. Polar Ecology Conference 2012 - České Budějovice, Česká Republika.

Elster J, Ditrich O, Kavan J, Bernardová A, Tyml T, Kvíderová J, Strunecký O, Klimešová J (2012) Czech research and education activities in the Arctic (Central Svalbard). International Polar Year 2012 conference - Montréal, Kanada.

Elster J, Kvíderová J, Hájek T, Láska K, Šimek M (2012) Impact of warming on Nostoc colonies (Cyanobacteria) in s wet hummock meadow, Svalbard. Polar Ecology Conference - České Budějovice, Česká Republika.

Elster J, Kvíderová J, Hájek T, Láska K, Šimek M (2012) Simulation of global climate change using modified OTC. Polar Ecology Conference - České Budějovice, Česká Republika.

Hájek T. Hummocks in the area of Petuniabukta, central Svalbard. What is the role of vegetation in their development? Polar Ecology Conference 2012 - České Budějovice, Česká Republika.

Hanáček M, Nývlt D, Flašar J, Stacke V, Tóthová G (2012) Modification of sedimentary rock clasts in high Arctic polythermal valley glacier environment: case study from the Bertilbreen, Central Svalbard. Polar Ecology Conference 2012 - České Budějovice, Czech Republic.

Chládová Z (2012) Preliminary Analysis of Surface Wind Conditions around the Petunaibukta (Billefjorden, Svalbard). Polar Ecology Conference 2012 - České Budějovice, Česká Republika.

Jupa R, Barták M (2012) Dehydration-dependent inhibition of photosynthetic prcesses in two lichen species from Svalbard: A fluorimetric study. Polar Ecology Conference 2012 - České Budějovice, Česká Republika.

Juras R, Kavan J (2012) Investigation of runoff sources due to changes in water isotopic composition - Elsa river, Central Svalbard.  Polar Ecology Conference 2012 - České Budějovice, Czech Republic.

Kašparová E, Mašová Š, Ditrich O, Tyml T, Tušer M, Kodádková A, Baruš V (2012) Anisakid nematode larvae from fishes of Petunia Bay (Svalbard). X. Czech and Slovak parazitological days - Brno, Česká Republika.

Kašparová E, Mašová Š, Ditrich O, Tyml T, Tušer M, Kodádková A, Baruš (2012) Parasitic roundworms from Petuniabukta (Svalbard). XI International Scientific Conference - Integrated Researches of Spitzbergen Nature – Murmansk, Rusko.

Kavan J (2012) Czech research in Petuniabukta - Billefjorden, Svalbard - snow & ice related research. SSF workshop - Oslo, Norsko.

Kavan J, Blahůt J (2012) Fluvial dynamics on Bertilbreen outwash plain. 13th Workshop on Changes of the Polar Ecosystem - Jánské Lázně, Česká Republika.

Kodádková A, Tyml T, Ditrich O, Kašparová E, Mašová Š, Tušer M, Fiala I (2012) Fish parasites beyond the arctic circle: Myxozoa. Polar Ecology Conference 2012 - České Budějovice, Česká Republika.

Kodádková A, Tyml T, Ditrich O, Kašparová E, Mašová Š, Tušer M, Fiala I (2012) Myxosporea beyond the Arctic circle. 41st PARSA - Bloemfontein, JAR.

Kopalová K, Elster J, Nedbalová L, Zidarova R, de Vijver BV (2012) Diversity and biogeography of freshwater diatoms from two contrasting antarctic localities. Polar Ecology Conference 2012 - České Budějovice, Česká Republika.

Kotas P, Elster J (2012) The changes in geochemical properties of soil and differences in the soil microbial community structure along altitudinal gradients in Arctic mountains surrounding Petuniabukta, Svalbard. Polar Ecology Conference 2012 - České Budějovice, Česká Republika.

Kvíderová J (2012) Sněžné řasy dočasných sněžných polí v Petunabukta, Svalbard. 53. pracovní konference České algologické společnosti - Ostrava, Česká Republika.

Kvíderová J (2012) Snow algae and their relevance to astrobiology. Workshop on Mars – Connecting planetary scientists in Europe - Budapešť, Maďarsko.

Kvíderová J, Nedbalová L, Procházková L, Dřízhalová M (2012) Growth and photochemical aktivity of snow algae in crossed gradients of temperature and irradiance. 12th European Workshop on Astrobiology - Stockholm, Švédsko. 

Láska K, Prošek P (2012) Measurement of Solar UV Radioation at the Mendel Station James Ross Island, Antartica. Polar Ecology Conference 2012 - České Budějovice, Česká Republika.

Lesniak V, Pushkareva K, Kvíderová J, Šimek M, Elster J (2012) Diversity and ecophysiological performance of cyanobacteria in wet meadow, Petunia Bay, Central Svalbard. Polar Ecology Conference 2012 - České Budějovice, Česká Republika.

Mašová Š, Kubíčková K, Kašparová E, Ditrich O, Tyml T, Tušer M, Kodádková A, Baruš V (2012) Light and scanning electron microscopy of arctic anisakid larvae. Mikroskopie 2012 - Bratislava, Slovensko.

Myšková E, Honsová L, Ditrich O (2012) Parasites of terrestrial vertebrates in Svalbard. Polar Ecology Conference 2012 - České Budějovice, Česká Republika.

Pichrtová, M., Hájek, T., Elster, J. 2012: desiccation tolerance and osmotic potential of Zygnema on Svalbard. Polar Ecology Conference 2012 - České Budějovice, Česká Republika.

Raabová L, Elster J, Kováčik Ľ (2012) Cyanobacteria and algae colonizing mamalian bones remains in Svalbard, Arctic. Polar Ecology Conference 2012 - České Budějovice, Česká Republika.

Severová J, Elster J, Degma P, Raabová L, Pereira AB, Kováčik Ľ (2012) Ecophysiological and morphological response of Arctic, Antarctic, and temperature filamentous green algae Klebsormidium (Streptophyta) to different temperature and irradiation. 8th International Conference, Contaminants in Freezing Ground  - Obergugl-Tyrol,  Austria.

Singh P, Mishra AK, Elster J (2012)  Evaluation of genetic diversity, phylogeny and evolution of Arctic cyanobacteria using structural and functional genes as a marker. Polar Ecology Conference 2012 - České Budějovice, Česká Republika.

Stacke V., Mida P, Lehejček J, Tóthová G, Nývlt D (2012) Recent landscape changes in terminoglacial area of the Norenskiöldbreen, Central Svalbard. Polar Ecology Conference 2012 - České Budějovice, Czech Republic.

Strunecký O, Elster J (2012) Biogeography of Phormidium autumnale (Oscillatoriales, Cyanobacetria) in western and central part of Spitsbergen. Polar Ecology Conference 2012 - České Budějovice, Česká Republika.

Šíchová J, Myšková E, Ditrich O (2012) A closer view on molecular diversity in amphipods of Svalbard. Polar Ecology Conference 2012 - České Budějovice, Česká Republika

Tashyreva D, Elster J. (2012) In situ monitoring of seasonal chenges in development of Phormidium populations (Svalbard, west Spitsbergen). Polar Ecology Conference 2012 - České Budějovice, Česká Republika.

Těšitel J, Bernardová A, Janková Drdová E, Lučanová M, Těšitelová T, Klimešová J (2012) Brave pioneers: growth and flowering of plants colonizing glacier forelands in Petuniabukta, Svalbard. British Ecological Society meeting 2012 - Birmingham, UK.

Tyml T, Ditrich O, Kostka M, Dyková I (2012) Free living amoebae of Svalbard. Polar Ecology Conference 2012 - České Budějovice, Česká Republika.

Veselý L, Elster J (2012) Cyanobacetria/microalgae and invertebrate diversity and abundance on artificial substratum (fiberglass nets) installed in freshwater lotic habitats in central Svalbard. Polar Ecology Conference 2012 - České Budějovice, Česká Republika.

Vosolsobě S (2012) Life of anthers and pollination in Arctic. Polar Ecology Conference 2012 - České Budějovice, Česká Republika.

Witoszová D, Láska K (2012) Influence of the synoptic situations on spatial distribution of air temperature in central part of Svalbard in the period of 2008 – 2010. Polar Ecology Conference 2012 - České Budějovice, Česká Republika.

2011

ANTAR-IMPACT and BELVIDA project partnets: De Smet, W., D’Haese C., Elster, J., Ertz, D., Fernandez-Carozo, R., Mongold, A., mano, M.J., Namsaraev, Z., Obbels D., Peeters K., Roberts, S.J., Tavernier, I., Van Nieuwenhuyze, W., Van de Vijver, B., Van Wichelen, J., verleyen, E., Vyverman W., Willems, A., Wilmotte A. 2011:Exploration of the microbial diversity and assessmanet of the environmental impact in the region of the Antarctic research station „Princess Elisabeth“, The 4th International Conference on Polar and alpine Mikrobiology, Ljubljana, Slovenia, October 4. – 9, (poster presentation by A. Wilmotte).

Ellis-Evans, C., Rettberg, P., Gomez-Gomez, F., Amils R., Calfapietra C., Elster, J., Jebbar M., Le Bris N., Loreto, F., Prieur D., Marteinsson, V. 2011: The CAREX project and roadmap for research on life in extreme environments. 62 International Astronautical Congress, ID: 10095, (oral presentation by C. Ellis-Evans).

Ellis-Evans, C., Walter, N., Prieur, D., Loreto, F., Rettberg, P. Le Bris, N., Elster, J., Marteinsson, V., Amils, R. 2011: CAREX Roadmap for Research on Life in Extreme environment. European Science Foundation, pp. 40.

Elster, J., Nedbalová, L., Komárek, J., Medová, H., Vrba, J., Kopalová, K., van de Vijver B., 2011: Freshwater lakes of Ulu Peninsula (James Ross Island, NE Antarctic Peninsula): II Planktic and benthic assemblages. The 4th International Conference on Polar and alpine Mikrobiology, Ljubljana, Slovenia,October 4. – 9., (oral presentation by J. Elster).

Elster, J., Nedbalová, L., Vodrážka, R., Komárek, J., Řezanka, T., Haloda, J., Vítek, P., Jehlička, J. 2011: Active biogenic carbonates in Green Lakes, James Ross Island, Antarctica. Conference on Life in Extreme Environments, Stillorgan Park Hotel, Dublin, Ireland, 18-20 October, 2011, (oral presentation by J. Elster).

Elster, J., Ellis-Evans, C., Walter, N., Prieur, D., Loreto, F., Rettberg, P. Le Bris, N., Marteinsson, V., Amils, R. 2011: Life in Extreme Environment Projects - Forum Report, European Science Foundation, pp. 16.

Kavan, J.:"Hydrology of the Billefjorden region, central Svalbard - preliminary results of 2011 season" Workshop on Changes of the Polar Ecosystem, 9. - 11. listopadu 2011, Bedřichov

Kavan, J.:"Czech research station on Svalbard" Workshop on Changes of the Polar Ecosystem, 9. - 11. listopadu 2011, Bedřichov

Kovacik, L., Degma, P., Komarek, O., Batista Pereira A., Raabova L., Segecova, J., Elster, J. 2011: Responses of Arctic, Antarctic, and temperate filamentous green algae Klebsormidium (Streptophyta) to different irradiation and temperature; ecophysiological and morphological features, The 4th International Conference on Polar and alpine Mikrobiology, Ljubljana, Slovenia, October 4. – 9, (poster presentation by L. Kovacik).

Namsaraev, Z., Mano, M.-J., Gorodetskaya, I., Wilmotte, A., Elster, J. 2011: Microbial diversity and experimental modification of the microclimate using Open-Tiop Chambers in the Sor Rondane Mountains, Eastern Antarctica, The 4th International Conference on Polar and alpine Mikrobiology, Ljubljana, Slovenia, October 4. – 9, (poster presentation by A. Wilmotte).

Namsaraev, Z. Mano M.-J., Gorodetskaya, I., Wilmotte A., Elster, J. 2011: Open-Top Chambers experiment on microbial crusts, Sor Rondane. Conference on Life in Extreme Environments, Stillorgan Park Hotel, Dublin, Ireland, 18-20 October, 2011, (poster presentation by J. Elster).

Nedbalová, L., Nývlt, D., Kopáček, J., Šobr, M., Elster, J. 2011: Freshwater lakes of Ulu Peninsula (James Ross Island, NE Antarctic Peninsula): I. Origin, geomorphology and physicochemical limnology. The 4th International Conference on Polar and alpine Mikrobiology, Ljubljana, Slovenia,October 4. – 9., (oral presentation by L. Nedbalová).

Pichrtová, M., Hájek, T. & Elster, J. (2011): The effect of desiccation stress on the filamentous green alga Zygnema. - 5th European Phycological Congress, 4.-9.  9., 2011, Rhodos, Greek (poster presentation by M. Pichrová).

Shukla, P. S., Kviderova, J., Elster, J. 2011: Ecophysiological features of polar Chlorella-like species and their possible use in biotechnology. The 4th International Conference on Polar and alpine Mikrobiology, Ljubljana, Slovenia, October 4. – 9, (poster presentation by J. Kviderova).

Shukla, S.P., Kviderova, J., Elster, J. 2011: Chlorella mirabilis as a potential scpecies for biomass production in low temperature environment. Conference on Life in Extreme Environments, Stillorgan Park Hotel, Dublin, Ireland, 18-20 October, 2011, (poster presentation by J. Kviderova).

Strunecký, O., Elster, J., Komárek, J. 2011: Biogeography of cyanobacteria. The 4th International Conference on Polar and alpine Mikrobiology, Ljubljana, Slovenia, October 4. – 9., (oral presentation by O. Strunecký).Tashyreva, D., Billi, D., Albertano, P., Elster, J. 2011: In vivo imaging of stressed cells of polar Phormidium strains (Cyanobacteria, Oscillatoriales). Conference on Life in Extreme Environments, Stillorgan Park Hotel, Dublin, Ireland, 18-20 October, 2011, (poster presentation by D. Tashyreva).

Tashyreva, D., Billi, D., Albertano, P. Elster, J. 2011: Viability assessment of selected Phormidium strains employing fluorescence probes assay combined with microscopy image analysis. The 4th International Conference on Polar and alpine Mikrobiology, Ljubljana, Slovenia, October 4. – 9, (poster presentation by D. Tashyreva).

Tyml, T., Kostka, M., Dyková I. 2011: First steps in a phylogeographic analysis of vannellid amoebae. Free Living Amoebae Meeting 2011 – on the biology and pathogenicity of free living amoebae  - Montego Bay, Jamajka (poster presentation by T. Tyml).

Wilmotte, A., Marine, R., Adeline D., Yannick, L., Waleron, M., Waleron, Z., namsaraev, Z., Vincent, W.F., Castenholz, R.W., Marinelli, F., Komárek, J., Elster, J. 2011: A BCCM collection of (sub)polar cyanobacterial strains to characterize their biodiversity and bioactivity potential. The 4th International Conference on Polar and alpine Mikrobiology, Ljubljana, Slovenia, October 4. – 9, (poster presentation by A. Wilmotte).