First contacts with Slovakian colleagues date back to the 1980s,1990s. We participated in various scientific events in both countries, e.g., the Slovak lichenological team organized the international conference „Decline and conservation of lichens and bryophytes in Central Europe” (Smolenice, 1991).

András Zlinszky, research fellow of the Balaton Limnological Institute received the Outstanding Student Poster award of this year’s European Geosciences Union General Assembly, in the “Earth and Space Science Instrumentation” division. More than 9500 posters were presented at the conference in 24 divisions, with max.

The International Workshop Remote Sensing and GIS for Monitoring of Habitat Quality, organized by GEO TU Wien and the Centre for Ecological Research of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences, will connect scientists, practitioners and sta

For the first time, the Commission has indicated funding priorities over two years, providing researchers and businesses with more certainty than ever before on the direction of EU research policy. Calls in the 2014 budget alone are worth around €7.8 billion, with funding focused on the three key pillars of Horizon 2020:

Dr György Kriska, senior researcher of the Danube Research Institute authored the Freshwater Invertebrates in Central Europe – A Field Guide published by Springer.

The Danube has bloomed again after a long time. This phenomenon is caused by the swarming of millions of the Danube mayfly or Dunavirág (Ephoron virgo), being a special occasion because this species of mayflies has disappeared from the rivers of Middle-Europe for decades owing to water pollution.

The public could take a closer look at the work of the researchers of the International Danube Expedition at the building of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences.

The world's largest river research survey was launched for the third time by the scientific leadership of a Hungarian researcher dr. Béla Csányi coordinated by the International Commission for the Protection of the Danube River (ICPDR).

The Institute of Ecology and Botany, CER HAS made a long term strategic agreement with the Laboratory of Parallel and Distributed Systems, Institute for Computer Science and Control (MTA SZTAKI PERL), aiming to apply leading-edge technology and service of BOINC - SZTAKI Desktop Grid based on the offerings of vol