Ecological state of the lake
during restoration measures.
Poznań and Wągrowiec 24 June - 8 July 2018


Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań
Wieniawskiego 1
61-712 Poznań, Poland

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Professor Ryszard Gołdyn
Dept of Water Protection, Faculty of Biology

Professor Beata Messyasz
Dept of Hydrobiology, Faculty of Biology


Christian-Albrecht University in Kiel
Olshausenstrasse 40
24118 Kiel, Germany

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Evaluation committee

The main setting of the Committee is a technical verification whether the carried out programm of the Summer School is in accordance with aims put on in the project.

Professor Lubomira Burchardt
Science interest: taxonomy and ecology of phytoplankton and neuston. Bioindication of cyanobacteria and eukaryotic algae. Assessment of ecological condition of lakes.


Professor Elżbieta Szeląg-Wasielewska
Science interest: phytoplankton in lakes and rivers. Role of the smallest phototrophs in functioning of microbial food webs. Picocyanobacteria. The processes within microbial loop.


Professor Bogdan Jackowiak
Science interest: plant geography and ecology, urban flora, biology of invasion, plant conservation, environmental impact assessment.



Professor Ryszard Gołdyn (AMU)
Science interest: functioning of lake ecosystem, macrophytes, phytoplankton in lakes and other reservoirs, restoration of lakes using biomanipulation and phosphorus immobilization.


Professor Beata Messyasz (AMU)
Science interest: ecology of algae in lakes and rivers, in vertical and spatial profile. Phytoplankton, periphyton and phytobenthos.


Piotr Klimaszyk PhD (AMU)
Science interest: freshwater ecology: functioning of lakes, ponds and wetlands - biogeochemical cycles, relations catchment - lake, fish ecology, macroinvertebrates ecology, impact of waterfowl on freshwaters.


Naicheng Wu PhD (CAU)
Science interest:ecohydrology, freshwater ecology, water quality, aquatic bio-assessment and bio-monitoring.


Piotr Domek MSc Ing. (AMU)
Science interest: Macroinvertebrates, water quality, monitoring of the surface water, biomonitoring.




  • Alua Dyussenbayeva
  • Anastasiia Vasiullina
  • Rebecca Pederson
  • Jessica Hodal
  • David Bennett
  • Md. Ferdous Alam
  • Osayoname Oyegun
  • Osacar Rojas


  • Anna Radziszewska
  • Justyna Wysocka
  • Agnieszka Szymańska
  • Mateusz Draga
  • Tomasz Ordon
  • Yingying Wen
  • Assel Tleukeyeva
  • Almagul Zhakiyenova

Students' assistance

From the initiative of participants of earlier summer schools a Students’ Assistance group which task is the help in the logistic organizational part of the course in July of 2011 was created. The activities of the students' group is continued in 2017.

Marta Pikosz MSc
Summer School Participant in 2009.
Science interest:
the incrustation importance in the development of macroscopic green algae.


Karolina Łepkowska BSc
Summer School Participant in 2011.
Science interest:
phytoplankton and periphyton communities in freshwater ecosystems, epiphytic diatoms.


Małgorzata Neumann MSc
Summer School Participant in 2010.
Science interest:
phytoplankton communities in lakes.


Joanna Rosińska MSc
Summer School Participant in 2010.
Science interest:
water chemistry.


Ewa Treska MSc
Summer School Participant in Royal Botanical Garden (Edinburgh) in 2014.
Science interest:
phytoplankton and periphyton communities in freshwater ecosystems, epiphytic diatoms..