The workshop is scheduled on Thursday, November 22th, 2018. 9:30 - 15:00, University Campus Brno Bohunice, Kamenice 5, INBIT, 62500 Brno, Czech Republic
Time schedule of oral presentations nestled within two parallel sections will be finalized on November 7th, 2018 on the Woskshop website.
The below-listed titles of presentations have yet been supplied by the presenting authors. The titles are preliminary. The list increases every day.
The organizers


 9:25 - 9:30

  Miloš Barták: Introductory word on the workshop

 9:30 - 9:50

  Michaela MAREČKOVÁ: Photosynthetic performance of Antarctic lichen Dermatocarpon polyphyllizum as affected by desiccation and low temperature

 9:50 - 10:10

  Alla OREKHOVA: Post shock freezing growth of Antarctic strain of an alga (Heterococcus sp.) monitored for cell viability and chlorophyll fluorescence

 10:10 - 10:30

  Kateřina TRNKOVÁ: Effects of UV-B radiation on the constitutive components of microbiological soil crusts from James Ross Island, Antarctica

10:30 - 10:50

  Jana KVÍDEROVÁ: Ecophysiology of photosynthesis in an intertidal alga from Svalbard: Vaucheria sp.

10:50 - 11:00

  Coffee break

11:00 - 11:20

  Peter VÁCZI, Luděk SEHNAL: Optimization of growth protocols of Antarctic algae cultivated in photobioreactors. Experience with unicellular and filamentous algae
11:20 - 11:40   Yeray Folgar CAMEAN: Cold and freezing resistence of a moss (Sphagnum sp.) assessed by the fast kinetics of chlorophyll fluorescence: Case study from alpine environment

11:40 - 12:00

  Sofiya BRYUKHOVA: Species-specific extent of photoinhibition and recovery in poikilohydric autotrophs from polar and alpine regions
12:00 - 13:00   Lunch
13:00 - 13:20   Kumud Bandhu MISHRA: A correlative approach, combining chlorophyll a fluorescence, reflectance, and Raman spectroscopy applied for monitoring of hydration-induced changes in Antarctic lichen

13:20 - 13:40

  Gabriella Nora Maria GUIDICI:  Use of chlorophyll fluorescence in detection of physiological status of the early stages of germinating spores of ferns

13:40 - 14:00

  Miloš BARTÁK: What spectral reflectance curves may tell us about ecophysiological performance of lichens? Comparative study of the species from James Ross Island (Antarctica) and the Jeseniky Mts.

14:00 - 14:10

  Coffee break
14:10 - 14:30   Stefano CONTI: Introduction to the possibility of ERASMUS exchange to the University of Naples
14:30 - 14:50   Andrea HOJDOVÁ: Anatomy of thallus in two Usnea species from Antarctica
14:50 - 15:00   Ending colloqium