Special Issue Call for Papers

Journal of Aquatic Science

Special Issue Call for Papers

Special Issue on Freshwater algae under extreme conditions

The special issue deals with ecosystems and сеlls freshwater macro- and microalgae living under extreme conditions: In sa1t, brackish and fresh waters, temperature, at high concentrations of harmful substances (essential and nonessential metals, ammonium, nitrite and nitrate, selenium, humic acids ), under conditions of affecting the cell ecosystems and their internal structures bу ultraviolet, gamma-radiation. The issue will contain information on: characteristics of diversity, ecological and floristic-taxonomical pecularities of freshwater algae; phenotype variability under extreme conditions freshwater algae; physiological and biochemical response of freshwater algae to climate change and pollution; freshwater algae as bioidicators of extreme conditions. In this connection, problems were discussed of biochrоnоlоgу bу the rudimentary cell mechanisms reflecting the extreme situations in conditions of іts existence in the ontogenesis and phylogenies. The book is of interest for scientific workers specializing in the sphere of ecology, hydrobiology, water toxicology, as well as for university students studying general biology, ecology, hydrobiology, and agrology.

About the issue

The scope of topics covered in the this issue include:

  • 1) characteristics of diversity, ecological and floristic-taxonomical peculiarities of freshwater algae;
  • 2) phenotype variability under extreme conditions freshwater algae;
  • 3) physiological and biochemical response of freshwater algae to climate change and pollution;
  • 4) freshwater algae as bioidicators of extreme conditions.

Important dates

Submission Deadline: January 15, 2015
Notification of Acceptance: March 01, 2015
Final Version Due: May 01, 2015
Special Issue Publishing Date: June, 2015

Chief Guest Editor

Vasil Grubinko
Ukrainian Academy of Ecological Sciences
Email: v.grubinko2@yahoo.com

Guest Editor

Petro Tsarenko
Ukrainian Academy of Ecological Sciences
Email: ptsar@ukr.net

Petro Klochenko
Ukrainian Academy of Ecological Sciences
Email: pklochenko@ukr.net

Submit your article now

Manuscripts should be submitted as an attached file to an e-mail directed to the Chief Guest Editor, Vasil Grubinko at the address: <v.grubinko2@yahoo.com>