ISI publications

M Mierla, G Romanescu, I Nichersu, I Grigoras, 2015, Hydrological Risk Map for the Danube Delta—A Case Study of Floods Within the Fluvial Delta, Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing, IEEE Journal of, Vol. 8, p.98-104. (factor impact: 3.03);

Mierlă (M.), Nichersu (I.), Trifanov (C.), Nichersu (I.), Marin (E.), Sela (F.),  Links between different environment components and flooding risk in Danube Delta, Acta Zoologica Bulgarica, supplement 7, 2014: 203-207, ISI – 0.493;

Niculescu S., Lardeux C., Grigoras I.,  Hanganu J., David L, Synergy Between LiDAR, RADARSAT-2, and Spot-5 Images for the Detection and Mapping of Wetland Vegetation in the Danube Delta, IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing, Volume: 9, Issue: 8, 3651 – 3666, IEEE, ISI: 1.822,  ISSN: 1939-1404;

Tziavos I.N., Alexandridis T.K., Aleksandrov B., Andrianopoulos A., Doukas I.D., Grigoras I., Grigoriadis V.N., Papadopoulou I.D., Savvaidis P., Stergioudis A., Teodorof L., Vergos G.S., Vorobyova L., Zalidis G.C, Development of a Web-based GIS monitoring and environmental assessment system for the Black Sea: application in the Danube Delta area,  Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, 188: 492, Springer, ISI: 0.710,  ISSN: 0167-6369.

BDI publications

Cioaca (E.), Bondar (C.), Borcia (C.), Mierlă (M.), Ince (A.), Hydraulic model to assess the hydromorphological changes within the Danube Delta, Scientific Annals of the Danube Delta Institute, 18: 303 – 310, doi: 10.7427/DDI.18.22;

Grigoraş (I.), Using remote sensing to analyze hydro-morphological changes on Danube Delta Biosphere Reserve coast line, Scientific Annals of the Danube Delta Institute, 18: 319 – 324, doi: 10.7427/DDI.18.24;

Marin (E.), Nichersu (I.), Mierlă (M.), Trifanov (C.), Nichersu (I.),  Examples and lessons for best practices for Danube River revitalization, Scientific Annals of the Danube Delta Institute, 18: 235 – 240 doi: 10.7427/DDI.18.15;

Mierlă (M.), Nichersu (I.), Marin (E.), Trifanov (C.), Nichersu (I.), Draft algorithm for Danube River Revitalization, Scientific Annals of the Danube Delta Institute, 18: 241 – 248, doi: 10.7427/DDI.18.16;

Gâştescu (P.), Grigoraş (I.), Morphological Changes on the Danube Delta Biosphere Reserve Coast – Actual Synthesis, Romanian Journal of Geography, 58, (2), p. 135–144, Bucuresti;

Nichersu (I.), Mierla (M.), Grigoras (I.), Nastase (A.), Trifanov (C.), Nichersu (I.), High-resolution digital cartographic support for biodiversity and resources assessment in Danube Delta Biosphere Reserve, RevCad Journal of Geodesy and Cadastre, vol. nr.18, Pag. 89-98, Editura Aeternitas, Alba Iulia , Romania, ISSN: 1583-2279;

Nichersu (I.), Pogan (T.), Burlacu (M.), Trifanov (C.), Mierla (M.), Unmanned aerial systems – operational aspects for colonial breeding waterbird species monitoring, RevCad Journal of Geodesy and Cadastre, vol. nr.18, Pag. 116 – 125, Editura Aeternitas, Alba Iulia, Romania. ISSN: 1583-2279;

Panait (V.), Stănică (A.D.), Mierlă (M.), Tone (M.), The Chilia-Pardina sector evolution based on satellite imagery and cartographic documents, Acta Oecologica Carpatica VIII, Pag. 1-6, Universitatea “Lucian Blaga”, Sibiu, România, ISSN-L 2065 – 7064.

Grigoraș I., Niculescu D., Vlăsceanu Elena, Mateescu R., Mierlă M, Dezvoltarea unei baze de date GIS pentru zona costieră a Rezervației Biosferei Delta Dunării, 2016, Buletinul AGIR, Anul XXI, nr.2, Aprilie-Iunie, pag. 60-63, Editura AGIR, Constanța, România, ISSN L 1224-7928;

Nichersu I., Nichersu Iuliana, Mierlă M., Applications of fractal geometry in morpho-hydrographic network of the Danube Delta potamology, 2016, RevCAD Journal of Geodesy and Cadastre, vol. 2016, nr. 20, pag.123-130, Editura Aeternitas, Alba Iulia, România, ISSN 1583-2279;

Panait V., Stănică A. D., Mierlă M., Tone Marcela, The  Chilia-Pardina  sector  evolution  based  on  satellIte Imagery and cartographic documents, 2016, Acta Oecologica Carpatica, nr. IX, pag. 1-8, ISSN 2065-7064;

Nichersu I., Mierlă M., Nichersu Iuliana, Trifanov C., De la Harta Deltei Dunării a ing. Vidrașcu (1910) la un sistem de referință armonizat pentru cartografierea Zonelor Costiere, 2016, Buletinul AGIR, Anul XXI, nr.2, Aprilie-Iunie, pag. 48-52, Editura AGIR, Constanța, România, ISSN L 1224-7928, BDI: INDEX COPERNICUS INTERNATIONAL, ACADEMIC KEYS, getCITED;

Marinov M., Pogan T., Nichersu I., Doroșencu A., Alexe V., Trifanov C., UTILIZAREA UAV-URILOR IN MONITORIZAREA COLONIILOR DE PĂSĂRI DIN REZERVAŢIA BIOFEREI DELTA DUNĂRII, 2016, Buletinul AGIR, Supliment nr 3/2016, pg. 34-40,  ISSN 2247-3548, BDI: INDEX COPERNICUS INTERNATIONAL, ACADEMIC KEYS, getCITED.

  • Number of paper quotation published between 2012-2015
Nr. Quotation Quoted Paper Year
1 SA Mitchell,  The status of wetlands, threats and the predicted effect of global climate change: the situation in Sub-Saharan Africa,  Aquatic Sciences . 01/2013; 75(1). DOI: 10.1007/s00027-012-0259-2 Springer, Impact Factor:2.706 L Zwarts, I Grigoras, Flooding of the inner Niger delta, The Niger, a lifeline, pag.43-77, 2005 2013
2  Luísa Mendes , Sara Pardal, Joana Morais, Sandra Antunes, Jaime A. Ramos, Javier Perez-Tris, Theunis Piersma, Hidden haemosporidian infections in Ruffs (Philomachus pugnax) staging in Northwest Europe en route from Africa to Arctic Europe. Parasitology Research

May 2013, Volume 112, Issue 5, pp 2037-2043,Impact Factor: 2.098

Daan Bos, Ion Grigoras, Abdoulaye Ndiaye, Land cover and avian biodiversity in rice fields and mangroves of West Africa,Wetlands International, 2006, 124 pag., ISBN: 9789058820341 2013
3 Sandra Baptista, Leif Brottem , Alex de

Sherbinin, Melika Edquist, Alex Fischer, Marc Levy, Emilie Schnarr, Cynthia Simon, PV Sundareshwar , Sylwia Trzaska Background Paper for

The ARCC West Africa

Regional Climate

Change Vulnerability

Assessment,2013

Zwarts, L.. & Grigoras, I. (2005). Flooding of the Inner Niger Delta. In L. Zwarts, P. v. Beukering, B. Kone, & E.

Wymenga (Eds.), The Niger, a lifeline (pp. 43–77). RIZA, Lelystad/Wetlands International.

2013
4 Judith Carney, Thomas W. Gillespie, Richard Rosomoff, Assessing forest change in a priority West African mangrove ecosystem: 1986–2010. Geoforum,Volume 53, May 2014, Pages 126–135, Impact Factor:1.759 Daan Bos, Ion Grigoras, Abdoulaye Ndiaye, Land cover and avian biodiversity in rice fields and mangroves of West Africa,Wetlands International, 2006 – 124 pag.,ISBN: 9789058820341 2014
5 Zwarts L., van der Kamp J., Klop E., Sikkema M. & Wymenga E. (2014) West African mangroves harbour millions of wintering European warblers. ARDEA 102 (2) : 121 – 130. Impact Factor: 0.646 Daan Bos, Ion Grigoras, Abdoulaye Ndiaye, Land cover and avian biodiversity in rice fields and mangroves of West Africa,Wetlands International, 2006,124 pag.  , ISBN: 9789058820341 2014
6 Frappart, F.; Fatras, C.; Mougin, E.; Marieu, V.; Diepkilé, A. T.; Blarel, F.; Borderies, P. Radar altimetry backscattering signatures at Ka, Ku, C, and S bands over West Africa.Physics and Chemistry of the Earth , Parts A/B/C Volumes 83–84, 2015, Pages 96–110, Impact Factor: 1.477 Zwarts, L.. & Grigoras, I. (2005). Flooding of the Inner Niger Delta. In L. Zwarts, P. v. Beukering, B. Kone, & E.

Wymenga (Eds.), The Niger, a lifeline (pp. 43–77). RIZA, Lelystad/Wetlands International.

2015
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No.

Performance criteria Importance grade Number
Total 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
1 Scientific / technical papers listed and indexed by the Institute for Scientific Information (ISI) 3 7 0 0 0 2 1 2 1 1 0
2 Citations in listed journals ISI 0.5 30 1 0 0 1 1 1 11 14 1
3 Scientific / technical papers indexed in international databases 1.5 17 3 5 2 3 3 0 0 1 0
4 Scientific / technical papers in other journals than those listed or indexed 0.2 7 2 1 0 0 0 2 0 2 0
5 Invention patents granted 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6 Registered patent applications 0.5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7 Products / Services / Technologies, new or upgraded, resulting from research and development activities. Prospective and technological studies, ordered or used by the beneficiary 2.5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8 Scientific books or book chapters, scientific communications presented at international conference 1 23 2 5 4 2 2 3 4 1 0
9 Members of the editorial staff of recognized ISI journal or included in international databases and of international editorial board 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10 Members of the editorial staff of nationally recognized journals and of national editorial board 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
11 International awards obtained by selection 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
12 Romanian Academy Awards 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

A researcher within DDNI was part of “Comité Membre de Thèse” for the PhD thesis between 2009 -2011 “ Approche intégré de la gestion du risque de pollution aquatique en milieu deltaïque” by Fabio Güttler at “Institut Universitaire Européen de la Mer-Géomer -Technopôle” Brest, France, assuring the guidance for the remote sensing techniques for processing the satellite imagery of Danube Delta.

2013-Ecohydrology – “Phragmites distribution relative to progressive water level decline in lake Koronia, Greece”
2014-VertigO – La revue électronique en sciences de l’environnement (http://vertigo.revues.org) – “Quel développement durable pour le delta du Danube ? Enquête à Pardina “