2000 -MA thesis in hydrobiology: " Water quality of  Malta Reservoir during the growing season in 1999"

2005 PhD thesis in hydrobiology: "The influence of changes in nutrient loads on the structure and functioning of Swarzędzkie Lake ecosystem"

scientific interests:
• Physico-chemical parameters of lakes and rivers
• Water quality of lakes and rivers
• Changes in water quality of lakes under the influence of restoration

Physico-chemical properties of sediments

Spatial and seasonal changes of phosphorus internal loading in lakes with different trophy

Research projects:
Grant financed by the Polish State Committee for Scientific Research No. N305 108 31/3632 "The role of sediments as the source of internal loading of phosphorus in selected lakes of the Wielkopolska Region".

Grant financed by the Polish State Committee for Scientific Research N N304 3400 33 'Biology, ecology and distribution of Branchipus schaefferi Fish. in Wielkopolska".

Grant financed by the Polish State Committee for Scientific Research NN 305 372 838 "The response of plankton to changes in the water quality of selected lakes under restoration."

Publications:
 https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Katarzyna_Kowalczewska-Madura

Teaching

Teaching at the Faculty of Biology AMU:
- Water management (Environmental Protection)
- Modeling of aquatic ecosystems (environmental protection)
- The protection and restoration of water bodies
- Threats and technologies in water treatment
- Transformations of the river courses

The subject of undergraduate and graduate work:
- water quality of rivers and lakes (seasonal and spatial variability)
- Changes of water quality in lakes and rivers under the influence of restoration
- Analysis of the physico-chemical properties of bottom sediments of lakes
- Experimental studies of internal loading of phosphorus in lakes

 

Assistant Professor

Department of Water Protection

Faculty of Biology AMU

Katarzyna Kowalczewska-Madura PhD

Room no: 0.83; Telefon: +48-61-829-5878