New incoming ECR representative

Welcome post of Kálmán Tapolczai as newly elected incoming Early Career Researcher representative.

Gathering women in diatomology

On February 11th we celebrate the International Day of Women and Girls in Science. That day we want to celebrate all women and girls working with diatoms. Could you help […]

IDS Oral Presentation Award to Kotaro Hoshi

The aim of this research is to use biomarkers to determine primary production in the Gulf of Alaska over the past 10 million years.

IDS Poster Award to Kazuki Sugawara

About epiphytic diatoms and the people who study and love them.

The new Young ISDR Team

Come and meet the new Young ISDR diatom guild

IDS Oral Presentation Award to Luca Pellegrino

Since the 1970s, debates concerning the Mediterranean have continued - did the Mediterranean completely desiccate? what were the impacts of the salinity crisis? were marine eukaryotes annihilated?

ECR Report of the IDS

This year´s IDS started with the first workshop, kindly given by the Early Career Researcher and Keynote, Dr. Kálmán Tapolczai from the Hungarian Bálaton Limnological Institute. After a thorough explanation […]

IDS – ECR Activities (and links)

What is planned for Yamagata IDS attending ECRs (also in hybrid form)? Short overview for you!

Flash presentations and speed talks! Hybrid Yamagata IDS Event

New hybrid activities during the Yamagata International Diatom Symposium : Flash Talks and Speed Talks!

Registration for Workshops and Speed Talks at the IDS in Yamagata are now open

The registration for the workshops and speedtalks are now open!

First announcement: Workshops for the IDS

Preliminary outlines for the IDS Workshops for ECRs and ISDR members.

ECR activities at the Yamagata International Diatom Symposium (August 28th to September 2nd 2023)

This year we plan workshops, speedtalks and networking events for Early Career Researchers. Take a look and please participate!

Characteristics and growth forms of diatom communities in restored rivers at the Emscher catchment

Diatom communities of the restored Emscher catchment do not change significantly within a year, but time of restoration has a significant effect on diatom abundance.

Functional and compositional responses of stream microphytobenthic communities to multiple stressors increase and decrease

Research investigating the effect of multiple stressors on microphytobenthos, mainly diatoms, and photosynthesis-related traits in both mesocosm experiments and fieldwork analyses.

Untangling the relationship between Rhopalodian diatoms and their nitrogen-fixing endosymbionts.

Short summary of the work done by Heidi on the relationship between Rhopalodian diatoms and endosymbionts.