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Head of the laboratory:

Andrey Georgievich Degermendzhi, D.Sc., Academician of Russian Academy of Sciences

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List of major publications

  1. Degermendzhi A. Coexistence of microbial populations and autostabilization of regulating factors in continuous culture: theory and experiments // Aquatic Ecology. 2010. V. 44, N. 3. P. 541-560.

  2. Degermendzhy A.G., Zadereev Y.S., Rogozin D.Y., Prokopkin I.G., Barkhatov Y.V., Tolomeev A.P., Khromechek E.B., Janse J.-P., Mooij W.-M. and Gulati R.-D. Vertical stratification of physical, chemical and biological components in two saline lakes Shira and Shunet (South Siberia, Russia) // Aquatic Ecology. 2010. V. 44, N. 3. P. 619-632.

  3. Genova S.N., Belolipetskii V.M., Rogozin D.Y., Degermendzhy A.G. and Mooij W.-M. A one-dimensional model of vertical stratification of Lake Shira focused on winter conditions and ice cover // Aquatic Ecology. 2010. V. 44, N. 3. P. 571-584.

  4. Mooij Wolf M., Dennis Trolle, Erik Jeppesen, George Arhonditsis, Pavel V. Belolipetsky, Deonatus B. R. Chitamwebwa, Andrey G. Degermendzhy, Donald L. DeAngelis, Lisette N. De Senerpont Domis, Andrea S. Downing, J. Alex Elliott, Carlos Ruberto Fragoso, Ursula Gaedke, Svetlana N. Genova, Ramesh D. Gulati, Lars Hakanson, David P. Hamilton, Matthew R. Hipsey, Jochem t Hoen, Stephan Hulsmann, F. Hans Los, Vardit Makler-Pick, Thomas Petzoldt, Igor G. Prokopkin, Karsten Rinke, Sebastiaan A. Schep, Koji Tominaga, Anne A. Van Dam, Egbert H. Van Nes, Scott A. Wells & Jan H. Janse. Challenges and opportunities for integrating lake ecosystem modelling approaches // Aquatic Ecology. 2010. V. 44. No. 3. P. 633-667.

  5. Prokopkin I.G., W.M. Mooij, J.H. Janse & A.G. Degermendzhy. A general one-dimensional vertical ecosystem model of Lake Shira (Russia, Khakasia): description, parametrization and analysis // Aquatic Ecology. 2010. V. 44, No. 3. P. 585-618.

  6. Rogozin D.Y., Genova S.V., Gulati R.D. and Degermendzhy A.G. Some generalizations on stratification and vertical mixing in meromictic Lake Shira, Russia, in the period 2002-2009 // Aquatic Ecology. 2010. V. 44, No. 3. P. 485-496.

  7. Tolomeev A.P., Sushchik N.N., Gulati R.D., Makhutova O.N., Kalacheva G.S., Zotina T.A. Feeding spectra of Arctodiaptomus salinus (Calanoida, Copepoda) using fatty acid trophic markers in seston food in two salt lakes in South Siberia (Khakasia, Russia) // Aquatic Ecology. 2010. V. 44. P. 513-530.

  8. Zadereev Egor S., Alexander P. Tolomeyev, Anton V. Drobotov, Anna Yu. Emeliyanova and Mikhail V. Gubanov. The vertical distribution and abundance of Gammarus lacustris in the pelagic zone of the meromictic lakes Shira and Shunet (Khakassia, Russia) // Aquatic Ecology. 2010. V. 44, N. 3. P. 531-539.

  9. Rogozin D.Y., Zykov V.V., Chernetsky M.Y., Degermendzhy A.G., Gulati R.D. Effect of winter conditions on distributions of anoxic phototrophic bacteria in two meromictic lakes in Siberia, Russia // Aquatic Ecology. 2009. V. 43, No. 3. P. 661-672

  10. Tolomeyev A.P., Zadereev Ye.S. An in situ method for the investigation of vertical distributions of zooplankton in lakes: test of a two-compartment enclosure // Aquatic Ecology. 2005. V. 39. No 2. P. 181-188.

  11. Prokopkin I.G., Gubanov V.G., Gladyshev M.I. Modelling the effect of planktivorous fish removal in a reservoir on the biomass of cyanobacteria // Ecological Modelling. 2006. V. 190. P. 419431.

  12. Verschoor A.M., Zadereev E.S., Mooij W.M. Infochemical-mediated trophic interactions between the rotifer Brachionus calyciflorus and its food algae. // Limnol. Oceanogr. 2007. V. 52, No. 5. P. 2109-2119.

  13. Zadereev E., Lopatina T. The induction of diapause in Moina by species-specific chemical cues. // Aquatic Ecology. 2007. V. 41. No. 2. P. 255-261.

  14. Zadereev E.S., Tolomeyev A.P. The vertical distribution of zooplankton in brackish meromictic lake with deep-water chlorophyll maximum. // Hydrobiologia. 2007. V. 576, No. 1. P. 69-82.

  15. Tatiana I. Lobova, Yuri V. Barkhatov, Olga V. Salamatina, Lyudmila Yu. Popova Multiple antibiotic resistance of heterotrophic bacteria in the littoral zone of Lake Shira as an indicator of human impact on the ecosystem. // Microbiological Research 163 (2008) 152-160