19th International Conference of
International Humic Substances Society


Humic Substances and Their Contribution to the Climate Change Mitigation


16-21 September 2018
Albena Resort, Bulgaria


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Scientific Program & Posters

Schedule Sunday, 16 September
  MAIN LOBBY OF PARADISE BLUE HOTEL
14:00 – 20:00 Registration
19:00 Welcome cocktail

 
Schedule Monday, 17 September
  SEA HALL
09:00 – 09:55 Opening
09:55 – 10:30 Plenary lecture
10:30 – 11:00 Coffee break /Lobby of Paradise Blue Hotel/
11:00 – 12:15 Topic: Water Quality - Drinking Water – Surface Waters
12:15 – 14:00 Lunch /Main restaurant of Paradise Blue Hotel/
14:00 – 15:45 Topic: Environmental Chemistry – Dynamics - Role of Humic Substances and Natural Organic Matter
15:45 – 16:15 Coffee break /Lobby of Paradise Blue Hotel/
16:15 – 19:00 Topic: Environmental Chemistry – Dynamics - Role of Humic Substances and Natural Organic Matter
 
Program Monday, 17 September

09:00 - 10:00
Opening and welcome addresses
 
Chairpersons: N. Senesi, H. Abdelrahman
 
 
09:00 - 09:10
Opening ceremony
 
E. Filcheva /Chair of the 19th IHSS Conference/
09:10 - 09:20
Opening remarks
 
G. Abbt-Braun /IHSS President/
 
Y. Deligiannakis /IHSS Vice President/
09:20 - 09:25
Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Forestry
09:25 - 09:30
Agricultural Academy
09:30 - 09:35
Dobroudja Agricultural Institute, town of General Toshevo
09:35 - 09:40
Nikola Poushkarov Institute of Soil Science, Agrotechnology and Plant Protection, Sofia
09:40 - 09:45
Balkan Plant Science, Assoc. prof. Valentin Savov
09:45 - 09:50
National Agricultural Advisory Service
09:50 - 09:55
President of the Association of Bulgarian Grain Producers
   
09:55 - 10:30
PLN1: Bulgarian Humic Substances Society and an overview on Humic Substances Research in Bulgaria
 
E. Filcheva
 
 
10:30 - 11:00
Coffee break /lobby of Paradise Blue Hotel/
 
 
11:00 - 12:15
Topic
 
WATER QUALITY - DRINKING WATER – SURFACE WATERS
 
Chairpersons: L. P. C. Romão, M. Klucakova
11:00 - 11:30
INV 1: Ecology and biogeochemistry of dissolved organic matter in inland waters
 
L. Tranvik 
11:30 - 11:45
O3-1: Using water hyacinth (Eichhornia crassipes) biochar to remove chromium ions from tannery effluent
 
T. H. S. Menezes, I. A. A. Silva, J. R. A. Lima, G. C. Dacunha, L. P. C. Romão
11:45 - 12:00
O3-2: Measurement of CDOM Distribution in Two Northern Ecoregions by Satellite Imagery
 
P.L. Brezonik, R. M. Hozalski, L. G. Olmanson, J. C. Finlay, C. G. Griffin, M. E. Bauer
12:00 - 12:15
O3-3: Assessment of humification indices by monitoring humic products changes using UV-Vis and 2D-FTIR
 
Y. Zhang, D. Yue, W. Song
 
 
12:15 - 14:00
Lunch /Main restaurant of Paradise Blue Hotel/
 
 
14:00 - 16:00
Topic
 
ENVIRONMENTAL CHEMISTRY - DYNAMICS - ROLE OF HUMIC SUBSTANCES AND NATURAL ORGANIC MATTER
 
Chairpersons: J. Weber, T. Shishkov 
14:00 - 14:30
INV 2: Chemical patterns of Humic Substances and Natural OM in diverse environments
 
I. Perminova
14:30 - 14:45
O1-1: Separation of the constituents of fulvic acids by HILIC and RP-HPLC
 
M. Aoyama, D. Sawame 
14:45 - 15:00
O1-2: Influence of soil type and land use on amount and quality of soil organic matter
 
G. Barančíková, J. Halas, E. Tobiašová, E. Gömöryová, J. Makovníková, Š. Koco, R. Skalský
15:00 - 15:15
O1-3: Interaction of humic acid and wheat-straw-biochar native radicals with pesticides
 
I.Ćwieląg-Piasecka, M. Jerzykiewicz, A. Medyńska-Juraszek, E. Jamroz
15:15 - 15:30
O1-4: Isolation of Humic and Fulvic Acids from the Suwannee River: A Report on the 2016 IHSS-Sponsored Expedition
 
R. M. Hozalski, P. Bloom, M. Perdue
15:30 - 15:45
O1-5: Soil Organic Matter Management in a Tropical Low Carbon Agriculture: Data Review and Current Challenges
 
L. Martin-Neto, D. M. B. P. Milori, A. M. Tadini, A. Nobernardi, P. Villas-Boas
 
 
15:45 - 16:15
Coffee break /lobby of Paradise Blue Hotel/
 
 
16:15 - 19:00
Topic
 
ENVIRONMENTAL CHEMISTRY - DYNAMICS - ROLE OF HUMIC SUBSTANCES AND NATURAL ORGANIC MATTER
 
Chairpersons: G. Barančíková, R. Baigorri
16:15 - 16:30
O1-6: Using natural organic matter (NOM) to synthesize magnetic materials applicable for removal of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) from seawater and produced water
 
R. V. M. Oliveira, G. C. Da Cunha, L. P. C. Romão
16:30 - 16:45
O1-7: Study on barrier and transport properties of humic substances towards ionic compounds
 
J. Smilek, P. Sedlacek, M. Kalina, M. Klucakova 
16:45 - 17:00
O1-8: Maritsa East lignite humus matter study through AP-TPR-GC/MS
 
M. Stefanova, S. P. Marinov, J. Czech, R. Carleer, J. Yperman 
17:00 - 17:15
O1-9: Main chemical and diagnostic features of organic matter in soils from green urban areas of Sofia (Bulgaria)
 
V. Tsolova, P. Tomov, G. Petkova, I. Nikova 
17:15 - 17:30
O1-10: Electrophoresis of soil humic acids – what are electrophoretic zones present itself?
 
O. Trubetskoj, O. Trubetskaya 
17:30 - 17:45
O1-11: Computational modeling of metal binding by complex organic systems – humic substance models
 
E. A. Vialykh, R. L. Cook, C. H. Langford, D. Salahub, G. Achari 
17:45 - 18:00
O1-12: The Fate of Terrigenous Organic Matter from the Mississippi River Delta to the Canyon of the Continental Shelf, Gulf of Mexico
 
S. Ware, D. Waggoner, P. Hatcher 
18:00 - 18:15
O1-13: Organic matter and physicochemical characteristic of chernozems from the region of Kavarna town in north-eastern Bulgaria
 
T. Shishkov, E. Filcheva, M. Nankova, E. Dimitrov 
18:15 - 18:30
O1-14: Molecular characterization of cloud water samples collected at the puy de Dôme (France) by Fourier Transform Ion Cyclotron Resonance Mass Spectrometry
 
A. Bianco, M. Vaitilingom, E. Nicol, N. Chaumerliac, L. Deguillaume, M. Bridoux
18:30 - 18:45 O1-15: Molecular composition of humic substances from permafrost peats of   European North of Russia as climate change markers
  R. Vasilevich, E. Lodygin
18:45 - 19:00 01-16: Development of the theory of humic substances optical properties formation
  E. Shirshin, A. Zherebker, S. Shakirov
SCHEDULE                                                                                      Tuesday, 18 September
  SEA HALL
09:00 – 09:30 Invited lecture BHSS
09:30 – 10:15 Topic: Water Quality - Drinking Water – Surface Waters
10:15 – 10:30 Coffee break /Lobby of Paradise Blue Hotel/
10:30 – 12:00 Poster session I: P-1 to P-55
12:00 – 13:30 Lunch /Main restaurant of Paradise Blue Hotel/
12:00 – 13:30 National Coordinators Meeting /Wind Hall/
13:30 – 22:00 Tour of Varna and Aladja Monastery

Program Tuesday, 18 September
 
Chairpersons: D. Olk, M. Perdue
 
 
09:00 - 09:30
INV BHSS: Humic Substances - Versatile Natural Products: Properties & Applications
 
Z. Islam, M. Dizman, O. Faruk Tutar, A. Tutar 
 
 
09:30 – 10:15
Topic
 
WATER QUALITY - DRINKING WATER – SURFACE WATERS
09:30 - 09:45
O3-5: Protein-like fluorescence of water NOM – the key role of free aromatic amino acids
 
O. Trubetskaya, C. Richard,  O. Trubetskoj
09:45 - 10:00
O3-6: Characteristics of terrestrial organic matter and iron in rivers of the northwest of Hokkaido,
Japan
 
M. Yamamoto, H. Iwai, A. Yamaguchi, D. Liu
10:00 - 10:15
O3-7: Antioxidant properties of Humic Acids in Aquatic Environments - a Thermodynamic study
 
E. Bletsa, Y. Deligiannakis 
   
10:15 - 10:30
Coffee break /lobby of Paradise Blue Hotel/
 
 
10:30 - 12:00
Poster session I: P-1 to P-55
 
 
12:00 - 13:30
Lunch /Main restaurant of Paradise Blue Hotel/
 
 
12:00 – 13:30
National Coordinators Meeting /Wind Hall/
 
 
13:30 - 22:00
Tour of Varna and Aladja Monastery


PROGRAM                                                                                      Wednesday, 19 September
                                                    FIELD TRIP


08:30 - 19:00
Soil profile. Site visit
19:00 - 22:00 Dinner in National Style Restaurant


SCHEDULE                                                                                     Thursday, 20 September

  SEA HALL
09:00 – 10:45 Topic: Biotic Interactions – Toxicity - Role of Humic Substances and Natural Organic Matter
10:45 – 11:00 Coffee break /Lobby of Paradise Blue Hotel/
11:00 – 12:30 Topic: Soil Physical Chemistry - Soil Fertility
12:30 – 14:00 Lunch /Main restaurant of Paradise Blue Hotel/
14:00 – 15:00 Poster session II: Posters P-56 to P-87, P-104 to P-110 and T-1 to T-16
15:00 – 16:30 Topic: Humic Based Technologies - Crop Production
16:30 – 17:00 Coffee break /Lobby of Paradise Blue Hotel/
17:00 – 19:00 Topic: Humic Based Technologies - Crop Production
20:00 – 24:00 Gala Dinner /Ara Hall of Flamingo Grand Hotel/

Program   Thursday, 20 September
 
09:00 – 10:45
Topic
 
BIOTIC INTERACTIONS – TOXICITY - ROLE OF HUMIC SUBSTANCES AND NATURAL ORGANIC MATTER
 
Chairpersons:  L. P. C. Romão, O.Trubetskaya
 
 
09:00 - 09:30
INV3: Biotic Interactions and the Humic Substances in the pedosphere
 
Y. Kuzyakov 
09:30 - 09:45
O2-1: Effect of sugars on the structure and morphological features of mixed biofilms
 
I. Ganchev 
09:45 - 10:00
O2-2: Molecular and structural changes in dissolved organic matter in the Critical Zone
 
G. Gleixner
10:00 - 10:15
O2-3: Integrity of the use of humic substances (HS) as tracers of biological transformation during storage of treated sludge
 
A. Khakbaz, C. Bravo, M. Contin, D. Goi, M. De Nobili 
10:15 - 10:30
O2-4: Both (root ABA-Lpr)- and (root IAA-PM H+ATPase)- signaling pathways are crucial in the plant growth promoting action of rhizospheric humic acids
 
M. Olaetxea, R. Baigorri, M. Fuentes, V. Mora, M. Garnica, L. Spichal, A. M. Zamarreño,
J. M. Garcia-Mina 
10:30 - 10:45
O2-5: Step-by-step formation of humic-like biologically active substances in the technological process of Lignohumate® synthesis
 
O. Gladkov, O. Yakimenko, O. Osipova, R. Poloskin, A. Stepanov
 
 
10:45 - 11:00
Coffee break /lobby of Paradise Blue Hotel/
 
 
11:00 – 12:30
Topic
 
SOIL PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY - SOIL FERTILITY
 
Chairpersons: M. Mierzwa-Hersztek, V. Tsolova 
11:00 – 11:30
INV4: Determination of humification degree in peat profiles
 
T. Miano 
11:30 - 11:45
O4-1: Subsoil incorporation of crop residues enhances humic acid accumulation and its carbohydrates enrichment
 
H. Abdelrahman, D. Olk, D. Dinnes
11:45 - 12:00
O4-2: Comparison of size and molecular mass distributions of humic acids originating from different source matrices
 
M. Kalina, M. Drossos, D. Sirucek, S. Sovova, A. Piccolo, M. Pekar 
12:00 - 12:15
O4-3: Sequestration of organic carbon (OC) in three agricultural soils by in situ
photo-polymerization of humic molecules under biomimetic catalysis
 
A. Piccolo, R. Spaccini 
12:15 - 12:30
O4-4: Molecular Changes of SOM due to Cropping System as revealed by Humeomics
 
M. Drosos, A. Piccolo 
 
 
12:30 - 14:00
Lunch /Main restaurant of Paradise Blue Hotel/
 
 
14:00 – 15:00
Poster session II: Posters P-56 to P-87, P-104 to P-110 and T-1 to T-16
 
 
15:00 – 16:30
Topic
 
HUMIC BASED TECHNOLOGIES - CROP PRODUCTION
 
Chairpersons: H. Knicker, P. Bloom  
15:00 - 15:30
INV 5: Can humic products substantially improve ecosystem quality and economic yield?
 
D. Olk
15:30 - 15:45
O5-1: Effects of percolate recirculation frequency on the organic matter composition after solid-state anaerobic digestion of straw and pig slurry
 
O. Cavallo, J. M. De La Rosa, J. A. González-Pérez, C. Zaccone, D. Pezzolla, G. Gigliotti, H. Knicker, M. R. Provenzano
15:45 - 16:00
O5-2: Growth and nutritional quality of lettuce plants as affected by humic conditioners
 
D. P. Dick, A. C. Bender, D. Hanke, E. L. S. De Sá 
16:00 - 16:15
O5-3: Application of Humic Acid in a Malaysian Supper Large Scale Field Experiment
 
O. Kostov, N. T. Ye, V. Vasileva
16:15 - 16:30
O5-4: Long-term Low-input Nutrition Regime of Haplic Chernozems and Its Influence on the productivity of T.aestivum L. cultivars
 
M. Nankova, V. Savov, K. Chakalov, E. Filcheva 
 
 
16:30 - 17:00
Coffee break /lobby of Paradise Blue Hotel/
 
 
17:00 – 19:00
Topic
 
HUMIC BASED TECHNOLOGIES - CROP PRODUCTION
 
Chairpersons: Y. Chen, I. Perminova
17:00 - 17:30
BALKAN Plant Sci. Presentation
17:30 - 17:45
O5-5: Three dimensional excitation emission matrix (3D-EEM) fluorescence spectroscopy for soil powder samples without extraction
 
Y. Nakaya, S. Nakashima, M. Moriizumi, M. Oguchi, S. Kashiwagi, N. Naka
17:45 - 18:00
O5-6: Effect of humified organo-mineral fertilisers on nitrogen in a soil-plant agroecosystem-A 15N study
 
K. Sahabiplob, M. T. Rose, V. Wong, T. R. Cavagnaro, A. F. Patti 
18:00 - 18:15
O5-7: Evolution of Maize Residues into SOM in a study of two years incubation
 
G. X. Song, E. H. Novotny, M. H. B. Hayes
18:15 - 18:30
O5-8: Extraction of Fulvic-Acid-Like Compounds from Mushroom (Lentinus edodes) Bed Waste and the Application to Plant Growth
 
S. Yoshizawa, Y. Hashikawa, H. Yajima, R. Tomoi, Y. Hidawa
18:30 - 19:00 O5-9: The Existence and Importance of Humic Substances and of Humin
  R. S. Swift, M. H.B. Hayes
 
 
20:00 - 24:00
Gala Dinner /Ara Hall of Flamingo Grand Hotel/

SCHEDULE                                                                                     Friday, 21 September

  SEA HALL
09:00 – 10:30 Travel awards. Session I
10:30 – 11:00 Coffee break /Lobby of Paradise Blue Hotel/
11:00 – 12:30 Travel awards. Session II
12:30 – 14:00 Lunch /Main restaurant of Paradise Blue Hotel/
14:00 – 14:30 Discussion on the article:
The Existence and Importance of Humic Substances and of Humin, disussion
14:30 – 15:30 General Assembly
15:30 – 16:30 Closing remarks

PROGRAM                                                                                    Friday, 21 September

09:00 – 10:30
Travel awards. Session I
 
Chairpersons: G. Abbt-Braun
 
T1: The specific role of endophytic microbiome in the mechanism of action of humic substances as plant growth promoters”
 
D. De Hita, M. Fuentes, J.M. García-Mina 
 
T2: The molecular composition of humic acids, as reflected by FTICR-MS, varies systematically in terms of the total C storage of the corresponding soils
 
M. A. Jiménez-González, D. Waggoner, A.M. Álvarez, F.J. González-Vila, P. Hatcher, G. Almendros
 
T3: Upgrading from the lab to a pilot plant and an industrial bath process in the production of biochar from three types of Brazilian biomasses residues
 
T. T. S. Matos, J. Shultz, E. M. C Cardoso, M. R. Fornari, L. P. C Romão, R. O. C. Ribeiro, A.S. Mangrich
 
T4: Molecular Evolution of Ageing Dissolved Organic Matter in Forest Soils
 
S. Benk, Y. Li, V. Roth, G. Gleixner 
 
T5: Dissolved organic matter diversity in Antarctic lakes and streams (Soya Coast, East Dronning Maud Land)
 
M. Kida, T. Kojima, Y. Tanabe, K. Hayashi, S. Kudoh, N. Maie, N.  Fujitake 
 
T6: Thermally treated sewage sludge: a humic substance precursor with the potential to serve as phosphate fertilizer?
 
M. Paneque, J. M. De La Rosa, J. Kern, H. Knicker 
 
T7: Use of iron mining waste and natural organic matter (NOM) in the synthesis of magnetic hybrids for remediation of chromium and nitrophenol
 
D. Cruz, B. Santos, I. Silva, G. Cunha, L. Romao 
 
T8: Influence feed additives humic nature on coagulation disorders in laboratory rats after combined stress
 
L. M. Diachenko, L. M. Stepchenko
 
 
10:30 - 11:00
Coffee break /lobby of Paradise Blue Hotel/
 
 
11:00 - 12:30
Travel awards. Session II
 
Chairpersons: G. Abbt-Braun
 
T9: Low molecular weight organic acids of peat permafrost-affected soils
 
O. S. Kubik, E. V. Shamrikova, D. A. Kaverin, A. V. Pastukhov, V. V. Punego 
 
T10: Production of hydroxylating species from DOM model sensitizers
 
K. D. Couch, G. Mckay, F.L. Rosario-Ortiz 
 
T11: Effect of temperature and humic substances on initial bacterial adhesion to reverse osmosis membranes
 
S. Binahmed, S. Romero-Vargas Castrillón, R. Hozalski 
 
T12: Lability and spectroscopic characteristics of dissolved organic matter from Amazonian rivers
 
I. C. Constantino, A. M. Tadini, S. Mounier, A. B. Moreira, M. C. Bisinoti 
 
T13: Hydrochar and Process Water from Hydrothermal Carbonization of Sugarcane Industry
By-Products: Germination Studies and Humic Substances Characterization
 
L. G. Fregolente, F. S. Mazatti, J. V. Dos Santos, A. B. Moreira, O. P. Ferreira, M. C. Bisinoti 
 
T14: Evaluation of humic substances from hydrochar and of Anthrosols profile (Amazonian Black Earth) by spectroscopic techniques
 
L. R. Bento, C. A. Melo, A. B. Moreira, O. P. Ferreira, M. C. Bisinoti 
 
T15: A cost effective and slow release humified organo-mineral fertilisers for increasing nitrogen use efficiency and crop yield
 
A. K. Saha, M. T. Rose, V. Wong, T. R. Cavagnaro, A. F. Patti 
 
T16: Supramolecular organic matter assembly in light of multidetector data analyses
 
U. J. Wünsch, E. Acar, K. R. Murphy, C. A. Stedmon 
 
 
12:30 - 14:00
Lunch /Main restaurant of Paradise Blue Hotel/
 
 
14:00 - 14:30
Discussion on the article:
The Existence and Importance of Humic Substances and of Humin by R. Swift and M. Hayes
14:30 - 15:30 General Assembly
 
 
15:30 - 16:30
Closing remarks - E. Filcheva and Y. Deligianakis