ILYASHUK Boris P. Dr.



 boris_ilyashuk

University of Innsbruck
Institute of Ecology

Research Group:
Lake and Glacier Ecology


Technikerstrasse 25     (Room 538)   
A-6020 Innsbruck

Tel: +43 (0)512 507-51736
Fax: +43 (0)512 507-51799
E-mail: boris.ilyashuk@uibk.ac.at



Research Interests 

  • Reconstruction of the Late Quaternary environmental and climatic changes in mountain and Arctic regions of Eurasia using subfossil chironomids from lake sediments
  • Influence of outflows from thawing cryospheric features on alpine freshwater ecosystems
  • Responses of benthic macroinvertebrates to long-term anthropogenic pollution (e.g., acidification, trace metal and organic contamination)
  • Taxonomy of Chironomidae and Oligochaeta