The articles listed below are the current work of young diatomists.

Young diatomists' publications



  • BENITO, X., TROBAJO, R. & IBÁÑEZ, C. 2015. Benthic diatoms in a Mediterranean delta: ecological indicators and a conductivity transfer function for paleoenvironmental studies.  Journal of Paleolimnology 54: 171–188
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  • TAMMELIN, M. & KAUPPILA, T. 2018. Quaternary landforms and basin morphology control the natural eutrophy of boreal lakes and their sensitivity to anthropogenic forcing. Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution 6:65. doi: 10.3389/fevo.2018.00065
  • VELEZ, M.I., JARAMILLO, C., SALAZAR, F., BENITO, X., FRITZ, S., TAPIA, P., LUBINIECKI, D., KAR., N. & ESCOBAR, J. 2017. Aquatic ecosystems in a newly formed ecospace: Early Pliocene lakes in the Central Andean Altiplano. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 


with molecular backround

of the Arctic region 

of the Antarctic region 

  • PINSEEL, E., HEJDUKOVÁ, E., VANORMELINGEN, P., KOPALOVÁ, K., VYVERMAN, W. & VAN DE VIJVER, B. 2017. Pinnularia catenaborealis sp. nov. (Bacillariophyceae), a unique chain-forming diatom species form James Ross Island and Vega Island (Maritime Antarctica). Phycologia 

of the Mediterranean region

Arctic diatom studies

  • VINSOVÁ, P., PINSEEL, E., KOHLER, T.J., VAN DE VIJVER, B., ZARSKY, J., KAVAN, J. & KOPALOVÁ, K. (2015). Diatoms in cryoconite holes and adjacent proglacial freshwater sediments, Nordenski [old glacier] (Spitsbergen, High Arctic). Czech Polar Reports 
  • PINSEEL, E., VAN DE VIJVER, B., KAVAN, J., VERLEYEN, E. & KOPALOVÁ, K. (2017). Diversity, ecology and community structure of the freshwater littoral diatom flora of Petuniabukta (Spitsbergen). Polar Biology 


  • TAMMELIN, M., KAUPPILA, T. & VIITASALO, M. 2017. Factors controlling recent diatom assemblages across a steep local nutrient gradient in central-eastern Finland. Hydrobiologia. DOI: 10.1007/s10750-017-3229- 
  • KAUPPILA, T., AHOKAS, T., NIKOLAJEV-WIKSTRÖM, L., MÄKINEN, J., TAMMELIN, M.H. & MERILÄINEN, J.J. 2016. Aquatic effects of peat extraction and peatland forest drainage: a comparative sediment study of two adjacent lakes in Central Finland. Environmental Earth Sciences 75: 1473. DOI: 10.1007/s12665-016-6278-x



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