Projects

Projects (2016-2021)

APVV

Adaptive genetic potential of forest tree populations in the context of climate changes
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Ľubica Ditmarová
Duration of the project: 2013-2017

Complex utilization of bark extractives
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Jozef Váľka
Duration of the project: 2015-2019

Complex utilization of plant biomass in biofoods with added value
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Jozef Váľka
Duration of the project: 2017-2021

Distribution potential of different fungal trophic groups in Europe
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Katarína Adamčíková
Duration of the project: 2016-2020

Energy potential of primary production of the above-ground dendromass of forest stands
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Margita Kuklová
Duration of the project: 2017-2021

Identification of environmental vulnerability and adaptive potential of Norway spruce (Picea abies Karst. L.) populations under changing climate
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Ľubica Ditmarová
Duration of the project: 2017-2021

Impact of natural hazards on forest ecosystems in Slovakia under conditions of future climate
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Rastislav Jakuš
Duration of the project: 2016-2019

Information and warning system for invasive organisms in forest and urban environments
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Peter Zach
Duration of the project: 2015-2018

New methods in an integrated forest protection incorporating the use of entomopathogenic fungi
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Ján Kulfan
Duration of the project: 2016-2019

Nutrient-energy cycles as disturbance indicators of terrestrial ecosystems
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Ľubica Ditmarová
Duration of the project: 2013-2017

Research of alternative methods of conifer seedlings protection against insect pests
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Marek Barta
Duration of the project: 2017-2020

The study of bark beetle infestation spreading mechanism in spruce forests
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Miroslav Blaženec
Duration of the project: 2013-2017

The study of spruce – bark beetles interactions – new possibilities of semiochemicals use
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Rastislav Jakuš
Duration of the project: 2016-2020


VEGA

Adaptation strategies to natural and social disturbancies in the forest landscape
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Veronika Gežík
Duration of the project: 2014-2017

Alder forest vegetation – the role of zonal and micro-site gradients in azonal vegetation
Project coordinator: Institute of Botany SAS
Responsible person: Richard Hrivnák
Duration of the project: 2014-2017

Ash dieback: the causal agents and disease control strategy
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Miriam Kádasi-Horáková
Duration of the project: 2018-2021

Bioactive substances in selected species of Magnolia genus
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Jana Konôpková
Duration of the project: 2016-2019

Biology, spread and identification of harmful agent Dothistroma septosporum (Mycosphaerella pini), D. pini and other harmful agents of assimilatory organs of pines
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Emília Ondrušková
Duration of the project: 2014-2017

Bioprospecting of microbiome of woody plants with emphasis on endophytic microorganisms potentially usable in medicine and agriculture
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Jaroslav Michalko
Duration of the project: 2018-2021

Cross-scale interactions between bark beetles and spruce
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Rastislav Jakuš
Duration of the project: 2017-2020

Dynamics of selected ecological and geochemical processes in a beech ecosystem
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Branislav Schieber
Duration of the project: 2013-2016

Ecology and a reproductive strategies of relative and syntopic animal species
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Anton Krištín
Duration of the project: 2016-2019

Ecosystem services to support landscape protection in conditions of climate change
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Tatiana Kluvánková
Duration of the project: 2017-2020

Endophytic microorganisms in trees and their potential role in stress tolerance enhancement
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Marek Barta
Duration of the project: 2015-2018

Environmental risks of rhododendron cultivation in Mlyňany Arboretum SAS
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Peter Ferus
Duration of the project: 2014-2017

Evolutionary ecology of nuptial gift-giving invertebrates: effects of distributional area, environment, phenotype and genetics
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Benjamín Jarčuška
Duration of the project: 2015-2018

Evolutionary ecology of umbrella and flagship species of vertebrates in Slovakia
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Peter Kaňuch
Duration of the project: 2017-2020

Flow deposition of acidifying components and ozone in the selected submontain and mountain areas of Slovakia
Project coordinator: Earth Science Institute SAS
Responsible person: Svetlana Bičárová
Duration of the project: 2014-2017

Flow deposition of acidifying components and ozone in the selected submountain and mountain areas of Slovakia
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Rastislav Janík
Duration of the project: 2014-2017

Functionally important animals in the dynamics of forest ecosystems in new environmental conditions
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Peter Zach
Duration of the project: 2015-2018

Changes in abiotic and biotic components of selected forest geobiocoenoses in Central Slovakia.
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Margita Kuklová
Duration of the project: 2013-2016

Identification, genetic variability a pathogenicity of economically important needle cast species on pines
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Katarína Adamčíková
Duration of the project: 2018-2021

Importance of local habitats and microhabitats for spacial distribution of forest and arboricolous arthropods
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Ján Kulfan
Duration of the project: 2017-2020

Indication of influence of critical values of environmental factors at level of physiological and growth traits in spruce populations from different geographic origin sites
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Ľubica Ditmarová
Duration of the project: 2018-2020

Invasive potential of non-native maples (Acer sp.) in Slovakia
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Peter Ferus
Duration of the project: 2018-2021

Management-related biodiversity changes in forest ecosystems
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Ivan Mihál
Duration of the project: 2013-2016

Microbiocenosis modulation of intestinal and immune response of honeybees using probiotic lactobacilli in a new dosage form
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Katarína Bíliková
Duration of the project: 2016-2018

Phenological manifestations of plants and selected components of biogeochemical cycle in a forest ecosystem in changing environmental conditions.
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Branislav Schieber
Duration of the project: 2017-2020

Responses of animals to changing forest structure
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Ján Kulfan
Duration of the project: 2013-2016

Self-revitalizing processes in variously injured forest ecosystems
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Milan Barna
Duration of the project: 2018-2021

Spatio-temporal changes of chemical and production properties of soils and phytocoenoses in segments of managed forest ecosystems
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Margita Kuklová
Duration of the project: 2017-2020

Species diversity and biological characteristics of parasitic fungi associated with damage and withering of woody plants
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Katarína Pastirčáková
Duration of the project: 2014-2017

Species richness of vascular plants in understory of beech forests along altitudinal gradient
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Michal Slezák
Duration of the project: 2017-2020

Stress state identification in forest woody plants by a comprehensive eco-physiological approach
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Ľubica Ditmarová
Duration of the project: 2014-2017

Study of the effect of environmental variables on the incidence and spread of chestnut blight in European chestnut (Castane sativa) in Slovakia and possibilities to control this disease
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Milan Bolvanský
Duration of the project: 2015-2017

Swarming behaviour as a mechanism of information transfer in bats
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Ladislav Naďo
Duration of the project: 2017-2020

Systematics and phylogeny of the genus Dermoloma in Europe and North America
Project coordinator: Institute of Botany SAS
Responsible person: Slavomír Adamčík
Duration of the project: 2018-2021

Systematics and phylogeny of the genus Dermoloma in Europe and North America
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Katarína Adamčíková
Duration of the project: 2018-2021

The dynamics of health status, mycoflora and selected dendrometrical and ecophysiological characteristics of beech ecosystems
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Ivan Mihál
Duration of the project: 2014-2017

The effect of application of honeybee autochthonous probiotic lactobacilli bound on the pollen carrier, on immune status and quality of honeybee products
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Katarína Bíliková
Duration of the project: 2019-2021


Horizont 2020

European Long-Term Ecosystem and socio-ecological Research Infrastructure
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Milan Barna
Duration of the project: 2015-2019

Integrated Spatial Planning, land use and soil management Research Action
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Tatiana Kluvánková
Duration of the project: 2015-2018

Social Innovation in Marginalised Rural Areas
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Tatiana Kluvánková
Duration of the project: 2016-2020


COST

A global network of nurseries as early warning system against alien tree pests (Global Warning)
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Marek Barta
Duration of the project: 2015-2018

Climate Smart Forestry in Mountain Regions
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Ľubica Ditmarová
Duration of the project: 2016-2020

Climate Smart Forestry in Mountain Regions
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Tatiana Kluvánková
Duration of the project: 2016-2021

Enhancing the resilience capacity of SENSitive mountain FORest ecosystems under environmental change
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Jozef Váľka
Duration of the project: 2013-2016

European Information System for Alien Species
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Peter Zach
Duration of the project: 2013-2017

European Information System for Alien Species
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Peter Ferus
Duration of the project: 2014-2016

European Information System for Alien Species – COST
Project coordinator: Institute of Botany SAS
Responsible person: Jana Podroužková Medvecká
Duration of the project: 2013-2017

EuroXanth: Integrating science on Xanthomonadaceae for integrated plant disease management in Europe
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Jaroslav Michalko
Duration of the project: 2019-2021

Forest LAnd Ownership Changes in Europe: Significance for Management And Policy
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Tatiana Kluvánková
Duration of the project: 2012-2016

Fraxinus dieback in Europe: elaborating guidelines and strategies for sustainable management
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Katarína Adamčíková
Duration of the project: 2012-2016

Innovations in Climate Governance: Sources, Patterns and Effects
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Tatiana Kluvánková
Duration of the project: 2014-2018

Knowledge conversion for enhancing management of European riparian ecosystems and services
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Michal Slezák
Duration of the project: 2017-2021

NETWORK FOR SUSTAINABLE ULTRASCALE COMPUTING (NESUS).
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Urban Kováč
Duration of the project: 2013-2017

Payments for Ecosystem Services (Forests for Water)
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Tatiana Kluvánková
Duration of the project: 2016-2020

Pine pitch canker – strategies for management of Gibberella circinata in greenhouses and forests
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Katarína Adamčíková
Duration of the project: 2015-2019

Studying Tree Responses to Extreme Events: a Synthesis
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Ľubica Ditmarová
Duration of the project: 2012-2016

Tourism, Wellbeing and Ecosystem Services
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Veronika Gežík
Duration of the project: 2013-2016

Using three-way interactions between plants, microbes and arthropods to enhance crop protection and production
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Jaroslav Michalko
Duration of the project: 2015-2019


JRP

Monitoring of the physiological potential of royal jelly based on new scientific knowledge
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Katarína Bíliková
Duration of the project: 2019-2021


Bilateral

Molecular and physiological properties of honeybee royal jelly proteins
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Katarína Bíliková
Duration of the project: 2014-2020

Spatial analyses in population genetic studies of tree pathogens
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Katarína Adamčíková
Duration of the project: 2018-2019

The study of anti-attactant systems of native and invasive coniferous bark beetles in Euroasia
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Rastislav Jakuš
Duration of the project: 2018-2019


Multilateral

Arthropod communities in fungal fruitbodies
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Anton Krištín
Duration of the project: 2016-2019

Distribution of some animal groups in Madagascar: effect of habitat quality and altitude
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Anton Krištín
Duration of the project: 2015-2022

Methods of analysis immune status of honeybee using hemolymph markers
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Katarína Bíliková
Duration of the project: 2013-2016

Research and conservation of the biodiversity in historical structures of agricultural landscape in Slovakia
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Anton Krištín
Duration of the project: 2016-2019


Agreement between Academies

Analysis of revitalization process in beech ecosystems over the immission load
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Milan Barna
Duration of the project: 2018-2021

Changes in the number and activity of soil microorganisms during black locust invasion
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Peter Ferus
Duration of the project: 2017-2019

Structure, health status and regeneration capability of dendrocoenoses destructed by wind invasion in Rila – Rodopi massif, Vitosha Mt and Low and High Tatras Mts
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Ivan Mihál
Duration of the project: 2015-2017


Agreement between Institutes

Influence of abiotic and biotic stresses on properties of plants
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Margita Kuklová
Duration of the project: 2016-2026

Ornithologische Schriftenschau
Project coordinator: Institute of Forest Ecology SAS
Responsible person: Anton Krištín
Duration of the project: 2003-2019