Researchers of the Institute of Environmental Biology publish on a regular basis (average 200 per year) in high-impact journals. For full publication lists, see the websites of the specific departments and labs (Structure). Information on the most recent papers published in prestigious journals can be found in News.

Ongoing projects led by the researchers in the Institute of Environmental Biology:

Principal InvestigatorSources of funding Type of projectNumberTitleExecution time
Bogdziewicz MichałNCNSONATINA2017/24/C/NZ8/00151Phenology synchrony or pollen coupling? Experimental evaluation of the role of pollen limitation and plant resource state in driving seed production in masting plants2017-2020
Bogdziewicz MichałNCNPRELUDIUM2015/17/N/NZ8/01565Apparent predation in rodent seed dispersal: how does the introduction of an alien plant influence the native plant – seed disperser interaction?2015-2018
Brzozowski MichałMNiSWDiamond GrantDI2015017045Recovery of the population of an endangered charophyte species Lychnothamnus barbatus in the light of climate change2016-2020
Budka MichałMNiSWJuventus PlusIP2014 005073Features and functions of duets and choirs in the Chubb’s cisticola Cisticola chubby2014-2017
Budka MichałNCNPRELUDIUM2013/09/N/NZ8/03214The role of formant frequencies in acoustic signalling of body size of the sender in selected species from Gruiformes order2015-2017
Cerbin SławomirNCNHARMONIA2015/18/M/NZ8/00119The effects of warming and eutrophication on emissions of methane and its importance in lake food webs2016-2019
Dabert JacekNCNOPUS2014/13/B/NZ8/04679Higher-level molecular phylogeny of prostigmatan mites (Actinotrichida; Prostigmata)2015-2018
Deoniziak KrzysztofNCNPRELUDIUM2013/09/N/NZ8/03204Signal Redundancy as a Strategy for Increasing the Chance of Information Transmission in Noisy Habitats2014-2017
Dziuba MarcinNCNPRELUDIUM2015/17/N/NZ8/01570Global warming effects: Adaptive capability of Daphnia longispina complex to elevated temperature2016-2019
Dziuba MarcinMNiSWDiamont GrantDI2012 014242The role of body size in competition for resources against the background of Global Warming2013-2017
Frątczak AgataNCNSONATA2011/03/D/NZ7/06224Artemisiaallergens: detection, localization and quantification in molecular,environmental and taxonomical aspects2012-2018
Głowska ElizaNCNSONATA2015/19/D/NZ8/00191Wolbachia-quill mites-bird’: a tripartite model for exploring endosymbiont evolution2016-2019
Górzyńska KarolinaNCNSONATA2014/13/D/NZ8/02420Hyperparasitic fungus Bionectria epichloë as a novel element in endophyte-grass symbiosis: ecological analysis of new relationships2015-2018
Grewling ŁukaszNCNSONATA2013/09/D/NZ7/00358Detection and quantification of the main allergen of Alternaria alternata (Alt a 1) in the air of Poznań, Poland2014-2017
Herdegen-Radwan MagdalenaNCNOPUS2014/15/B/NZ8/00222Effect of induced mutations and inbred on behavioural traits in guppy2015-2018
Kaczmarek ŁukaszMNiSWJuventus PlusIP2014 017973DNA barcoding as a tool for the identification of species in the Macrobiotus harmsworthi group2015-2017
Kolicka MałgorzataNCNPRELUDIUM2015/17/N/NZ8/01568Gastrotricha in palm houses as a model for research on phenotypic variability and cryptic diversity2015-2019
Kolicka MałgorzataMNiSWDiamont GrantDI2014 013844Gastrotricha diversity and phylogenetic relationships in the foreland of the Arctic glaciers - a consequence of climate changes2015-2018
Konczal MateuszNCNFUGA2016/20/S/NZ8/00208Red Queen hypothesis and molecular evolution of parasites, the case study of species from genus Gyrodactylus2016-2019
Kowalski KrzysztofNCNPRELUDIUM2015/17/N/NZ8/01567 Function and composition of venom of the water shrew Neomys fodiens2016-2018
Linhart PavelNCNPOLONEZ2015/19/P/NZ8/02507Evolution of identity signaling in vocalization2017-2018
Łukasiewcz AleksandraNCNPRELUDIUM2016/23/N/NZ8/00287Environmental quality and intensity of sexual conflict2017-2019
Migalska MagdalenaNCNETIUDA2017/24/T/NZ8/00088MHC genes copy number and TCR repertoire size in the bank vole: diversity, selection and the optimality hypothesis.2017-2018
Osiejuk TomaszNCNOPUS2015/17/B/NZ8/02347Individual recognition and social eavesdropping in a duetting tropical bird species2016-2019
Osiejuk TomaszNCNOPUS2013/09/B/NZ8/03275Functions and costs ensuring signal reliability of so-called soft song in agonistic interactions in birds2014-2017
Ostrowska MartaNCNPRELUDIUM2016/21/N/NZ8/01023Micro- and macrofactors affecting vertical distribution of Tardigrada in
temperate forest
Pełechaty Mariusz NCNOPUS 122016/23/B/NZ8/00635The role of aquatic vegetation in the carbon accumulation and deposition in bottom sediment: a comparative analysis of charophyte and vascular vegetation2017-2020
Radwan JacekNCNOPUS2013/11/B/NZ8/00909Kin selection and sexual conflict: experimental evolution in populations of the bulb mite Rhizoglyphus robini2014-2017
Radwan JacekNCNMAESTRO2013/08/A/NZ8/00153Evolution of the number of copies of MHC genes: testing optimality hypothesis and exploring alternatives2013-2018
Radwan JacekNCNHARMONIA2013/10/M/NZ8/00253Testing new MHC allele advantage in semi-natural populations of the guppy Poecillia reticulat2014-2017
Ręk PawełNCNSONATA BIS2015/18/E/NZ8/00477Functions and mechanisms of acoustic and visual coordination in animal signalling2016-2021
Skoracka AnnaNCNOPUS2016/21/B/NZ8/00786A bidirectional selection experiment to test the evolution of specialization and dispersal
in the invasive wheat curl mite, Aceria tosichella
Skoracki MaciejNCNOPUS2014/15/B/NZ8/00208Acariform mites (Acari: Acariformes) permanently parasitizing warm-blooded vertebrates in Sub-Saharan Africa and Madagascar: fauna genesis, phylogeny, and host-parasite relationships2015-2018
Surmacki AdrianNCNOPUS2013/09/B/NZ8/03280The effect of light on development and condition of nestlings of cavity-nesting bird species2014-2017
Wachowiak WitoldNCNOPUS2015/19/B/NZ9/00024Landscape genomics of four pine species (Pinus genus) in Europe2016-2019
Wejnerowski ŁukaszNCNETIUDA2016/20/T/NZ8/00303The significance of cyanobacterial filament morphology in a defence against grazing and competition for food resources2016-2017
Wróbel AleksandraNCNPRELUDIUM2015/17/N/NZ9/00946Janzen-Connell effect in native and invasive tree species: do immigrants have advantage over locals?2016-2018
Zawierucha KrzysztofNCNPRELUDIUM2013/11/N/NZ8/00597Cryoconite holes – unique habitats for tardigrades. How tundra ecosystems influence water bears (Tardigrada) assemblages in cryoconite holes?2014-2017
Zwolak RafałNCNOPUS2014/15/B/NZ8/00213Do personalities matter? How individual differences in foraging behavior affect seed dispersal by rodents2015-2018