Tashev Alexander Nikolov
Tashev Alexander Nikolov, born 1 June, 1956 in Bulgaria. Graduated from Higher Institute of Forestry (at the present time University of Forestry), Faculty of Forestry, with a specialty in Forestry, qualification Engineer of Forestry, in the city of Sofia, Bulgaria (1978). PhD studies in Botany (1980-1984) at S. M. Kirov Leningrad Forest Technical Academy (at the present time – Saint-Petersburg State Forest Technical University), Forestry Faculty, in the city of Leningrad (06 Sept., 1991 Leningrad renaimed to Saint Petersburg), Soviet Union (since 1992 – Russia). Candidate of Biological Sciences (PhD) in Ecology (1984), Professor in Dendrology (2013). PhD thesis: "Vliyanie Stvolovoy Drevesnoy Biomassy na Kachestvo Vody v Vodokharanilichshakh" (Influence of Stem Wood Biomass on Water Quality in Water Reservoirs), Leningrad, S. M. Kirov Leningrad For. Tech, Acad., 1984 (in Russian). Professor for the Department of Dendrology, Faculty of Forestry, University of Forestry, in the city of Sofia, Bulgaria (since 1984 to present time). Expert in botany, dendrology, floristics, phytosociology, conservation of flora and vegetation, ecology of forest ecosystems. PI and CoPI for a numerous national and international projects related to the conservation of flora and vegetation. Associate Editor for scientific edition "Nauchnye Zapiski Prirodnogo Zapovednika "Mys Mart'yan" (Proc. Cape Mart'yan Nature Reserve), published by the Nikita Botanical Garden. Author and co-author of more than 240 scientific publications, including several textbooks for a university students. More important of them: "Effect of Wood on the Oxygen Balance in Water: lectures for students, Leningrad, Forest Technical Academy, 1985; "Floristic Studies in Sokolna Reserve", Sofia, Nauka za Gorata, 1991; "Genetic Structure of Fagus sylvatica L. Populations in Southeastern Europe" In "Silvae Genetica", 1997; "Bryoflora in the Sokolna Rezerve, the Central Balkan Range National Park" In "Phytol. Balcan.", 1999; "Plant Biodiversity in the Forest Fund and its Preservation", Sofia, 1999; "Possibilities for Detection and Mapping of Localities of Rare, Threatened, Protected and Endemic Plants During Forest Management Planning", Sofia, 1999; "Restoration of Fire Damaged Woods in Bulgaria" In "J. Balkan Ecol.", 2003; "Pinus brutia Ten.: A New Species for Bulgarian Flora" In "Phytol. Balcan.", 2003; "A New Viola Species of the Bulgarian Flora" In "Proc. 4th Europ. Conf. Conservation of Wild Plants, 2004; "Floristic Investigations in Mount Chepan (Western Balkan Range)" In "Silva Balcan.", 2006; "Heteranthera rotundifolia (Kunth) Griseb. (Pontederiaceae) A New Species for Antropophytic Flora of Bulgaria", Odessa, 2007; "Flora of Bulgarian Higher Plants: History of Study, Structure and Problems of Conservation" In "Ukraine Bot. J.", 2008; "Medicinal Plants of the Bulgarian Dendroflora" In "Phytol. Balcan.", 2008; "Red List of Bulgarian Vascular Plants" In "Phytol. Balcan.", 2009; "The New Species for Ukraine, Klasea bulgarica (Acht. et Stoj.) Holub, and its Distribution in Europe" In "Ukraine Bot. J.", 2009; "Response of Conductive System in Xylem of Caucasian Blue-Berry (Vaccinium arctostaphylos L.) to Inter and Intra-Annual Climate Impact", Sofia, 2010; "A Contribution to the Study of Habitat Diversity in Western Stara Planina Mountain (Bulgaria)" In "Chornomorski Botan. J.", 2010; "Conservation Importance of the Melliferouse Plants of the Bulgarian Flora" In "Chornomorski Botan. J.", 2011; "Sesleria rhodopaea Tashev&Dimitrov (Poaceae) sp. Nova – A New Graminean from Bulgaria" In "Comptes Rendus de l'Academie Bulgarie des Scienses. Biologie: Botanique", 2012; "Chromosome Numbers of Pinaceae Species in Bulgaria" In "Botan. J.", 2012 (in Russian with summary in English); "Geographic Variation in Leaf Oils of Juniperus deltoides from Bulgaria, Greece, Italy and Turkey" In "Phytologia", 2012; "Pulsatilla styriaca (Pritzel) Simonk (Ranunculaceae) a New Species for Bulgarian Flora" In "Bulgar. J. Agr. Sci.", 2013; "The volatile leaf oils of Juniperus communis varieties from Bulgaria" In "Phytologia", 2013; «Supernumerary (B) chromosomes in populations of Picea abies (L.) H. Karst. from Western Rhodopes (Bulgaria)» In «Cytol. & Genet.», 2014; «Chislo khromosom i khromosomnye perestroyki u eli obyknovennoy Picea abies (L.) H. Karst v lesakh Rilo-Rodopskogo gornogo massiva Bolgarii» (Number of chromosomes and chromosome rearrangement of Norway spruce Picea abies (L.) H. Karst. in the forests of Rilo-Rhodope Mountain in Bulgaria) In «Sibirskij Lesnoj Zurnal» (Sib. J. For. Sci.), 2015 (in Russian with English abstract);
Papers in Scopus – 8
Total Scopus citations – 33; Scopus Hirsh index – 2.
Total Web of Science Core Collection citations – 0;
Web of Science Core Collection Hirsh index – 0.
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