Ostrovský Radovan

Ostrovský Radovan

Nitra

Ostrovský Radovan, Ing., PhD.

Slovak Academy of Sciences
Institute of Forest Ecology
Branch for Woody Plants Biology
Akademická 2
949 01 Nitra
Phone:  +421 37 6943 336
Email: radovan.ostrovsky@savzv.sk

Research Interests: plant protection, acoustic tomography, fungal diseases of woody plants, biological control, geographic information system, scanning electron microscopy.


Education:

  • PhD. in Special Crop Production, Faculty of Agrobiology and Food Resources, Slovak University of Agriculture in Nitra (2011)
  • Ing. (MSc.) in Landscape Engineering, Horticulture and Landscape Engineering Faculty, Slovak University of Agriculture in Nitra (2003)

Academic employment:

  • Researcher: Slovak Academy of Sciences, Institute of Forest Ecology, Branch for Woody Plants Biology (since 2013)
  • Researcher: Slovak University of Agriculture, Institute of Biodiversity Conservation and Biosafety; plants genepool evaluation and preservation, scanning electron microscopy, geographical information systems (2005 – 2016)

Projects:

  • VEGA 2/0143/15 – Štúdium vplyvu faktorov prostredia na výskyt a rozšírenie rakoviny kôry gaštana jedlého (Castanea sativa) na Slovensku a možností ochrany proti tejto chorobe
  • COST FP1406 – PINESTRENGTH „Pine pitch canker“- stratégie pre manažment Gibberella circinata v skleníkoch a lesoch
  • VEGA 2/0071/14 – Druhová diverzita a biologické vlastnosti parazitických húb podieľajúcich sa na poškodení a usychaní drevín
  • VEGA 2/0069/14 – Biológia, rozšírenie a diagnostika škodlivého činiteľa Dothistroma septosporum (Mycosphaerella pini), D. pini a iných škodlivých činiteľov asimilačných orgánov borovíc.
  • VEGA 2/0214/10 – Štúdium fenotypickej a genetickej variability a rôznej citlivosti k hubovým chorobám pri gaštane jedlom (Castanea sativa Mill.)

Internships:

  • 2009, Short term research stay at Research and Breeding Institute of Pomology Holovousy Ltd., Czech Republic

List of my publications:

2017

Extensively damaged trees tested with acoustic tomography considering tree stability in urban greenery

Ostrovský, R; Kobza, M; Gažo, J

Extensively damaged trees tested with acoustic tomography considering tree stability in urban greenery Journal Article

Trees Structure and Function, 31 (3), pp. 1015-1023, 2017, ISSN: 1432-2285.

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Distribution and characterization of Dothistroma needle blight pathogens on Pinus mugo in Slovakia

Ondrušková, E; Hečková, Z; Horáková, Kádasi M; Koltay, A; Ostrovský, R; Pažitný, J; Adamčíková, K

Distribution and characterization of Dothistroma needle blight pathogens on Pinus mugo in Slovakia Journal Article

European Journal of Plant Pathology, 148 (2), pp. 283-294, 2017, ISSN: 0929-1873.

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2015

Kobza, M; Ostrovský, R

Škodcovia gaštana jedlého [Pests of European chestnut] Book Chapter

Cagáň, Ľ (Ed.): Choroby a škodcovia záhradníckych rastlín, pp. 301-307, SPU v Nitre, Nitra, 1, 2015, ISBN: 978-80-552-1448-1.

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Kobza, M; Ostrovský, R

Škodcovia orecha kráľovského [Pest of walnut] Book Chapter

Cagáň, Ľ (Ed.): Choroby a škodcovia záhradníckych rastlín, pp. 293-299, SPU v Nitre, Nitra, 1, 2015, ISBN: 978-80-552-1448-1.

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Kobza, M; Ostrovský, R

Škodcovia moruší [Pests of mulberries] Book Chapter

Cagáň, Ľ (Ed.): Choroby a škodcovia záhradníckych rastlín, pp. 437-445, SPU v Nitre, Nitra, 1, 2015, ISBN: 978-80-552-1448-1.

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Ostrovský, R; Kobza, M

Význam starostlivosti o dreviny vo verejnej zeleni Proceeding

Ústav ekológie lesa SAV Zvolen, Pobočka biológie drevín Nitra, Nitra, 2015, ISBN: 978-80-89408-19-1.

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2014

Príčiny hromadného hynutia gaštana jedlého [Causal agent of European chestnut blight]

Juhásová, G; Adamčíková, K; Kobza, M; Ostrovský, R

Príčiny hromadného hynutia gaštana jedlého [Causal agent of European chestnut blight] Journal Article

Zahradnictví : časopis profesionálních zahradníků, 13 (7), pp. 48-51, 2014, ISSN: 1213-7596.

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Bolvanský, M; Ostrovský, R; Kobza, M; Adamčíková, K; Pažitný, J; Juhásová, G; Kajaba, P

Spread of chestnut blight in Slovakia in relation to the site topography and climatic characteristics Inproceedings

Acta Horticulturae: Proceedings of the second European congress on chestnut : Debrecen, Hungary, Baia Mare, Romania, Modry Kamen, Slovakia, October 9-12, 2013. , pp. 35-42, ISHS, 2014, ISBN: 978 94 6261 032 3.

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