Mihál Ivan

Mihál Ivan

FED Research Group

RNDr. Ivan Mihál, CSc.

Slovak Academy of Sciences
Institute of Forest Ecology

Ľudovíta Štúra 1774/2
960 01 Zvolen
Phone: +421 45 5241 111, kl.300
Email: mihal@ife.sk


Education:

  • Institute of Botany of the Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava
    (1992-1995 as a external PhD. student, PhD. in 1996)
  • Faculty of Natural Sciences of Comenius University, Bratislava
    (1984-1989, RNDr. in 1989)

Employment:

  • Institute of Forest Ecology of the Slovak Academy of Sciences, Zvolen
    (1989-present, from 1996 as a senior scientist)

Scientific activities:

  • mycofloristics and mycocoenological research of beech and Norway spruce stands
    (mainly managed and virgin forests)
  • monitoring of beech necrotic disease and phytopathological studies of woody plants
    faunistical research of arachnids (mainly the harvestmen – Opiliones) in Slovakia

Publications and projects:

  • Author and co-author of 135 original papers, 31papers in proceedings, 73 expertises and
    short communications, 2 book review (author of 6 papers in monographical works and co-
    editor of one monography)
  • Leader of two International projects (Slovakia – Bulgaria), leader of 3 internal projects of
    Agency VEGA and co-operation on 21 internal projects, leader of 4 doctorands

Languages:

  • Slovak (mother language)
  • Czech
  • Russian
  • English

Memberships:

  • member of the Slovak Mycological Society
  • member of the Slovak Entomological Society (presently SARAS, o.z.)
  • member of the International Society of Arachnology (USA)
  • member of the Grant Agency VEGA of the SAS Bratislava (2004-2008)
  • member of the Redaction board of the Kmetianum – Zborník SNM Martin (2005-present)
  • member of the Redaction board of the Nauka za Gorata – Forest Science, Forest Research
    Institute of BAS, Sofia, Bulgaria (2014-present)

Others:

  • founder member and president of the Young Nature Conservationist in Sirk village (1979-
    1984)
  • co-author of subject words of the Encyclopaedia Beliana, SAS Bratislava
  • hobbies: tourism, factual, historical and military literature, kit of aircraft models

List of my publications:

2018

Early stage litter decomposition across biomes

Djukic, Ika; Kepfer-Rojas, Sebastian; Schmidt, Inger Kappel; Larsen, Klaus Steenberg; Beier, Claus; Berg, Björn; Verheyen, Kris; TeaComposition, ; Barna, Milan; et al, Ivan Mihál

Early stage litter decomposition across biomes Journal Article

Science of the Total Environment, 628-629 (1), pp. 1369-1394, 2018, ISSN: 0378-1127.

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2016

Mihál, I; Ľuptáková, E

Monitoring mykoflóry smrekových monokultúr na bývalých nelesných pôdach a perspektívy ďalšieho výskumu Journal Article

Životné prostredie, 50 (2), pp. 108-117, 2016.

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Mihál, I; Ľuptáková, E

Drevokazné makromycéty v smrekových monokultúrach na bývalých nelesných pôdach lokality Vrch Dobroč v minulosti – 1. etapa výskumu Inproceedings

Hlaváč, M; Vidholcová, Z (Ed.): Ochrana drevín a dreva 2016, pp. 41-48, TU Zvolen, 2016.

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Mihál, I; Gáper, J; Ľuptáková, E

História a perspektívy mykologického výskumu na lokalite Vrch Dobroč Journal Article

Sprav. Slov. Mykol. Spol., 44 , pp. 7-16, 2016.

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2014

Mihál, I; Blanár, D

Fungi and slime molds of alder and willow alluvial forests of the upper part of the Muránka river (central Slovakia) Journal Article

Folia Oecologica, 41 (2), pp. 153-172, 2014, ISSN: 1336-5266.

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Mihál, I; Cicák, A; Tsakov, H

Selected biotic vectors transmitting beech bark necrotic disease in Central and South-Eastern Europe Journal Article

Folia Oecologica, 41 (1), pp. 62-74, 2014, ISSN: 1336-5266.

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2013

Beech bark necrosis: partitioning the environmental and spatial variation of the damage severity in Central and South-Eastern Europe

Jarčuška, B; Mihál, I; Cicák, A; Tsakov, H

Beech bark necrosis: partitioning the environmental and spatial variation of the damage severity in Central and South-Eastern Europe Journal Article

Annals of Forest Research, 56 , pp. 317-338, 2013.

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1998

Kukla, J; Kontriš, J; Kontrišová, O; Gregor, J; Mihálik, A

Causes of floristical differentiation of Dentario bulbiferae-Fagetum (Zlatník 1935) Hartmann 1953 and Carici pilosae-Fagetum Oberd. 1957 associations Journal Article

Ekológia (Bratislava), 17 (2), pp. 177-186, 1998.

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