Research School for Socio-Economic and
Natural Sciences of the Environment
Research School for Socio-Economic and
Natural Sciences of the Environment
Agenda

14th Summer School on Toxic Compounds in the Environment 2018

Date: 18 June 2018 - 22 June 2018
Location: Brno, Czech Republic

General topic: contaminants in the environment

  • sources, levels, transformations and long-range transport
  • sampling and analytical techniques
  • toxic and ecotoxic effects on biota, biotests and biomonitoring
  • risk assessment, data analysis and modelling including GIS

Special topic of this year

  • smart and healthy cities

Programme structure

  • lectures, workshops, laboratory exercises
  • field trip to Košetice observatory of the Czech Hydrometeorological Institute
  • social events

Invited speakers

  • Martin Scheringer, Institute for Chemical and Bioengineering, ETH Zürich, Switzerland
  • Katarina Magulova, Secretariat of the Stockholm Convention
  • Denis Sarangiannis, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
  • Miriam Diamond, University of Toronto, Canada

RECETOX lecturers

  • Ivan Holoubek, Luděk Bláha, Jana Klánová, Lisa Melymuk, Pavel Čupr, Ondřej Mikeš

For students

Summer School will be credited:

  • 4 ECTS credits for theoretical part,
  • 4 ECTS credits for practical exercises.

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