Univ.-Prof. Dr. Thomas Hein

Associate/Group lead Vienna BIGER

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Major Research Areas and Interests

• Limnology, river ecology, wetland/floodplain ecology, nutrient and organic matter dynamics
• Interaction between fluvial dynamics and ecosystem processes, ecohydrology, biodiversity
• Interactions between aquatic and terrestrial ecosystems (catchment approach)
• Development of conservation and restoration strategies for riverine landscapes, ecosystem services
• Aquatic ecosystem and river basin management

Further scientific activities

Member of scientific association
• European Academy of Sciences and Arts: www.euro-acad.eu

Editorial member
• Editor in chief: River Systems (Schweizerbart) (until 2016)
• Member of the editorial board: Environmental Science and Pollution Research (Springer)
• Member of the editorial board: Water (MDPI)

Member of the board in associations
• International Association for Danube Research www.danube-iad.eu
• Austrian Committee for Danube Research www.oen-iad.org

Involvement in EUSDR Flagship projects and ESFRI project initatives
• Member of the management board of DanubeFuture www.danubefuture.eu
• Member of the Danube Sturgeon Task Force www.dstf.eu
• Member of the DANUBIUS-RI International Initiative Committee www.danubius-ri.eu

Newsletter of the International Association for Danube Research (IAD) - Danube News
DANUBIUS Science and Innovation Agenda - DANUBIUS Agenda
The DanubeFuture White paper on Integrated Sustainable Development of the Danube River Basin is available.

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Thomas Heins publications on google scholar
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