Callieri Cristiana

Associated researcher



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    28922 Verbania (VB)


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Field of interest: Aquatic Microbial Ecology

Research development in the last 10 years:

  1. Phylogenetic and ecophysiologic approach to the study of freshwater Synechococcus
  2. Thaumarchaeota in deep lakes: biodiversity and activity
  3. Picocyanobacteria microcolony formation and their ecological role
  4. Biodiversity of microbial communities
  5. Effects of PAR irradiance and UVR on the microbial activities
  6. Analysis of temporal series of parameters of the organic carbon in lakes

Activities and charges:

  • Head of Aquatic Microbial Ecology and Radiochemistry Laboratories
  • Direction and Coordination of several Research Projects
  • Responsible scientist in several International Cooperation Projects
  • Invited speakers in many European Research Institutes
  • Foreign Member of the Doctorate Court in European Universities
  • Teaching in Doctorate Courses and tutoring of Master and Doctorate Theses
  • Organization of International Congresses and Workshops
  • Participation to an average of 3 International Congress per year
  • Associate Editor of the Journal of Limnology 

Key words: Picocyanobacteria, Synechococcus, Thaumarchaeota, UV radiation

Total number of publication: 181, of which 98 on ISI Journals or Book Chapters
H index Google Scholar: 20
Citations: Google Scholar