Publikace členů katedry vydané v časopisech vedených v databázi Web of Science (impaktované časopisy)

Publications of Department members edited in journals indexed on Web of Science (Impact journals)


  1. Ettler V., Chren M., Mihaljevič M., Drahota P., Kříbek B., Veselovský F., Sracek O., Vaněk A., Penížek V., Komárek M., Mapani B., Kamona F., 2017. Characterization of Fe-Mn concentric nodules from Luvisol irrigated by mine water in a semi-arid agricultural area, Geoderma 299, 32-42.

  2. Flaková R., Ženišová Z., Krčmář D., Ondrejková I., Sracek O., 2017. Occurrence of antimony and arsenic at mining sites in Slovakia: Implications for their mobility, Carpathian Journal of Earth and Environmental Sciences 12, 1, 41-48.

  3. Lang M., Faimon J., Pracný P., Kejíková S., 2017. A show cave management: Anthropogenic CO2 in atmosphere of Výpustek Cave (Moravian Karst, Czech Republic), Journal for Nature Conservation 35, 40-52.

  4. Macias J., Vargas Jr. E.A., Sracek O., 2017. A comparative analysis of two methodologies to estimate well protection zones for transport of viruses from septic tanks in volcanic aquifers in Costa Rica, Environmental Earth Sciences 76:44, 1-15.

  5. Sedláček, J., Bábek, O., Nováková, T., 2017. Sedimentary record and anthropogenic pollution of a complex, multiple source-fed dam reservoirs: An example from the Nove Mlyny reservoir, Czech Republic. Science of the Total Environment 574: 1456-1471.


  1. Bábek O, Kumpan T, Kalvoda J, Matys Grygar T (2016) Devonian/Carboniferous boundary glacioeustatic fluctuations in a platform-to-basin direction: A geochemical approach of sequence stratigraphy in pelagic settings. Sedimentary Geology 337: 81-99.

  2. Da Silva, A.C., Hladil, J., Chadimova, L., Slavik, L., Hilgen, F.J., Bábek, O., Dekkers, M.J., 2016. Refining the Early Devonian time scale using Milankovitch cyclicity in Lochkovian-Pragian sediments (Prague Synform, Czech Republic). Earth and Planetary Science Letters 455: 125-139.

  3. Ettler V., Johan Z., Kříbek B., Veselovský F., Mihaljevič M., Vaněk A., Penížek V., Majer V., Sracek O., Mapani B., Kamona F., Nyambe I., 2016. Composition and weathering of mine- and smelter-derived particles in soils from humid subtropical and hot semi-arid areas, Science of the Total Environment 563-564, 329-339.

  4. Facevicova, K., Bábek, O., Hron, K., Kumpan, T., 2016. Element chemostratigraphy of the Devonian/Carboniferous boundary - A compositional approach. Applied Geochemistry 75: 211-221.

  5. Faimon J., Bodlákova R., Pracný P., Hebelka J., 2016. Transfer of climatic variables by dripwater: a case study from Kateřinská Cave (Moravian Karst), Environmental Earth Sciences 75: 1151.

  6. Fišerová, E., Donevska, S., Hron, K., Bábek, O., Vankatova, K., 2016. Practical Aspects of Log-ratio Coordinate Representations in Regression with Compositional Response. Measurement Science Review 16(5): 235-243.

  7. Jarošová, M., Sulovský, P., Milde, D., 2016. Current status and prospects of coupling laser ablation with inductively coupled plasma mass spectrometry in geochemistry (Review). Chemicke listy 110(11): 769-778.

  8. Kříbek B., Majer V., Knésl I., Keder J., Mapani B., Kamona F., Mihaljevič M., Ettler V., Penížek V., Vaněk A., Sracek O., 2016. Contamination of soil and grass in the Tsumeb smelter area, Namibia: Modeling of contaminants dispersion and ground geochemical verification, Applied Geochemistry 64, 75-91.

  9. Monik, M., Hadraba, H., 2016. Mechanical characterization of raw materiál quality and its implications for Early Upper Palaeolithic Moravia. Quaternary International 425: 425-436.

  10. Pracny, P., Faimon, J., Kabelka, L., Hebelka, J. 2016. Variations of carbon dioxide in the air and dripwaters of Punkva Caves (Moravian Karst, Czech Republic). Carbonates and Evaporites 31 (4): 375-386.

  11. Pracný P., Faimon J., Sracek O., Kabelka L., Hebelka J., 2016. Anomalous drip in Punkva Caves (Moravian Karst): relevant implications for paleoclimatic proxies, Hydrological Processes 30, 1506-1520.

  12. Sedláček J, Bábek O, Kielar O (2016) Sediment accumulation rates and high-resolution stratigraphy of recent fluvial suspension deposits in various fluvial settings, Morava River catchment area, Czech Republic. Geomorphology 254: 73-87.

  13. Yousif M., Sracek O., 2016. Integration of geological investigations with multi-GIS data layers for water resources assessment in arid regions: El Ambagi Basin, Eastern Desert, Egypt, Environmental Earth Sciences 75: 684, 1-25.

  14. Yousif M., Sracek O., 2016. An overview of phosphate rocks and their mining impact on groundwater, Eastern Desert, Egypt, Arabian Journal of Geosciences 9: 670.


  1. Bábek O., Briestenský M., Přecechtělová G., Štěpančíková P., Hellstrom J.C., Drysdale, R.N. (2015) Pleistocene speleothem fracturing in the foreland of the Western Carpathians: a case study from the seismically active eastern margin of the Bohemian Massif. Geological Quarterly, 59(3): 491-506.

  2. Bábek O., Matys Grygar T, Faměra M., Hron K., Nováková T., Sedláček J. (2015). Geochemical background in polluted river sediments: how to separate the effects of sediment provenance and grain size with statistical rigour? Catena, 135: 240-253.

  3. Devleeschouwer, X., Riquier, L., Bábek, O., Devleeschouwer, D., Petitclerc, E., Sterckx, S., Spassov, S. (2015) Magnetization carriers of grey to red deep-water limestones in the GSSP of the Givetian-Frasnian boundary (Puech de la Suque, France): signals influenced by moderate diagenetic overprinting. In: Da Silva, A.C., Whalen, M.T., Hladil, J., Chadimova, L., Chen, D., Spassov, S., Boulvain, F., Devleeschouwer, X. (eds.) Magnetic Susceptibility Application: A Window on Ancient Environments and Climatic Variations, Geological Society, London, Special Publications 414: 157-180. London

  4. Kalvoda J., Kumpán T., Bábek O. (2015): Upper Famennian and Lower Tournaisian sections of the Moravian Karst (Moravo-Silesian Zone, Czech Republic): a proposed key area for correlation of the conodont and foraminiferal zonations. Geological Journal, 50: 17-38.

  5. Kocourkova-Viskova E., Loun J., Sracek O., Houzar S., Filip J., 2015. Secondary arsenic minerals and arsenic mobility in a historical waste rock pile at Kaňk near Kutná Hora, Czech Republic, Mineralogy and Petrology 109, 17-33.

  6. Kumpan T., Bábek O., Kalvoda J., Matys Grygar T., Frýda J., Becker R.T., Hartenfels S. (2015) Petrophysical and geochemical signals of the Hangenberg Events: an integrated stratigraphy of the Devonian-Carboniferous boundary interval in the Northern Rhenish Massif (Avalonia, Germany). Bulletin of Geosciences 90(3): 667-694.

  7. Mihaljevič M., Ettler V., Vaněk A., Penížek V., Svoboda M., Kříbek B., Sracek O., Mapani B.S., Kamona A.F., 2015. Trace Elements and the Lead Isotopic Record in Marula (Sclerocarya birrea) Tree Rings and Soils Near the Tsumeb Smelter, Namibia, Water, Air, Soil Pollution 226, 177, 1-11.

  8. Nejeschlebová L., Sracek O., Mihaljevič M., Ettler V., Kříbek B., Knésl I., Vaněk A., Penížek V., Dolníček Z., Mapani B., 2015. Geochemistry and potential environmental impact of the mine tailings at Rosh Pinah, southern Namibia, Journal of African Earth Sciences 105, 17-28.

  9. Ormaches Munoz M., Bhattacharya P., Sracek O., Ramos Ramos O., Quintanilla Aguirre J., Bundschuh J., Maity J.P., 2015. Arsenic and other trace elements in thermal springs and in cold waters from drinking water wells on the Bolivian Altiplano, Journal of South American Earth Sciences 60, 10-20.

  10. Podolský V., Ettler V., Šebek O., Ježek J., Mihaljevič M., Kříbek B., Sracek O., Vaněk A., Penížek V., Majer V., Mapani B., Kamona F., Nyambe I., 2015. Mercury in soil profiles from metal mining and smelting areas in Namibia and Zambia: distribution and potential sources, Journal of Soils and Sediments 15, 648-658.

  11. Sracek O., Wanke H., Ndakunda N.N., Mihaljevič M., Buzek F., 2015. Geochemistry and fluoride levels of geothermal springs in Namibia, Journal of Geochemical Exploration 148, 96-104.

  12. Šimíček D., Bábek O., 2015. Spectral gamma-ray logging of the Grès d'Annot, SE France: An outcrop analogue to geophysical facies mapping and well-log correlation of sand-rich turbidite reservoirs. Marine and Petroleum Geology 60, 1–17.

  13. Šimíček D., Bábek O. (2015) Assessing provenance of Upper Cretaceous siliciclastics using spectral gamma-ray record. Geologica Carpathica, 66(4): 311-329.

  14. Špaček P., Bábek O., Štěpančíková P., Švancara J., Padírková J., Sedláček J. (2015) The Nysa-Morava Zone: an active tectonic domain with Late Cenozoic sedimentary grabens in the Western Carpathians´foreland (NE Bohemian Massif). International Journal of Earth Sciences (Geologische Rundschau). Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg. doi: 10.1007/s00531-014-1121-7

  15. Vranovská A., Bodiš D., Sracek O., Ženišová Z., 2015. Anomalous arsenic concentrations in the Ďurkov carbonate geothermal structure, eastern Slovakia, Environmental Earth Sciences 73, 7103-7114.


  1. Baron, I; Bil, M; Babek, O; Smolkova, V; Panek, T; Macur, L (2014) Effect of slope failures on river-network pattern: A river piracy case study from the flysch belt of the Outer Western Carpathians. Geomorphology 214: 356-365.

  2. Brömssen von M., Markussen L., Bhattacharya P., Ahmed K.M., Hossain M., Jacks G., Sracek O., Thunvik R., Hasan M.A., Islam M.M., Rahman M.M., 2014. Hydrogeological investigation for assessment of the sustainability of low-As aquifers as a safe drinking water source in region with high As-groundwater in Matlab, Southeastern Bangladesh, Journal of Hydrology 518, Part C, 373-392.

  3. Dolnicek, Z; Lehotsky, T; Slobodnik, M; Hejtmankova, E; Grigelova, A; Zapletal, J (2014) Mineral-forming and diagenetic processes related to Tertiary hydrocarbon seepage at the Bohemian Massif/Outer Western Carpathians interface: Evidence from the Hrabuvka quarry, Moravia, Czech Republic. Marine and Petroleum Geology 52: 77-92.

  4. Dolnicek, Z; Rene, M; Hermannova, S; Prochaska, W (2014) Origin of the Okrouhla RadouA episyenite-hosted uranium deposit, Bohemian Massif, Czech Republic: fluid inclusion and stable isotope constraints. Mineralium Deposita 49(4): 409-425.

  5. Kalvoda, J; Nudds, J; Babek, O; Howels, C (2014) Late Chadian-early Arundian high-resolution biostratigraphy in the Ogmore-by-Sea section (South Wales-Mendip shelf) and the mid-Avonian unconformity. Journal of the Geological Society (London) 171(1): 41-47.

  6. Krčmář D., Sracek O., 2014. MODFLOW-USG: the New Possibilities in Mine Hydrogeology Modelling (or What is not Written in the Manuals), Mine Water and the Environment 33, 376-383.

  7. Kříbek B., Majer V., Knésl I., Nyambe I., Mihaljevič M., Ettler V., Sracek O. (2014) Concentrations of arsenic, copper, cobalt, lead and zinc in cassava (Manihot esculenta Crantz) growing on uncontaminated and contaminated soils of the Zambian Copperbelt Journal of African Earth Sciences 99 (2): 713-723.

  8. Kumpan, T; Babek, O; Kalvoda, J; Fryda, J; Grygar, TM (2014) A high-resolution, multiproxy stratigraphic analysis of the Devonian-Carboniferous boundary sections in the Moravian Karst (Czech Republic) and a correlation with the Carnic Alps (Austria). Geological Magazine 151(2): 201-215.

  9. Kumpan T, Bábek O, Kalvoda J, Matys Grygar T, Frýda J (2014): Sea-level and environmental changes around the Devonian-Carboniferous boundary in the Namur-Dinant Basin (S Belgium, NE France): A multi-proxy stratigraphic analysis of carbonate ramp archives and its use in regional and interregional correlations. Sedimentary Geology 311: 43-59.

  10. Matys Grygar T, Elznicová J, Bábek O, Hošek M, Engel Z, Kiss T (2014) Obtaining isochrones from pollution signals in a fluvial sediment record: A case study in uranium-polluted floodplain of the Ploučnice River, Czech Republic. Applied Geochemistry 48: 1-15

  11. Monik, M; Vich, D (2014): Late Palaeolithic site at Bohunovice, East Bohemia. Archeologicke rozhledy 66(1): 67-93.

  12. Ramos Ramos O.E., Rötting T.S., French M., Sracek O., Bundschuh J., Quintanilla J., Bhattacharya P., 2014. Geochemical processes controlling mobilization of arsenic and trace elements in shallow aquifers and surface waters in the Antequera and Poopó mining regions, Bolivian Altiplano, Journal of Hydrology 518, Part C, 421-433.

  13. Sengupta S., Sracek O., Jean J.-S., Lu H.-Y., Wang C.-H., Palcsu L., Liu C.-C., Jen C.-H., Bhattacharya P., 2014. Spatial variation of groundwater arsenic distribution in Chianan Plain, SW Taiwan: Role of local hydrogeological factors and geothermal sources, Journal of Hydrology 518, Part C, 393-409.

  14. Sracek, O., Mihaljevič, M., Kříbek, B., Majer, V., Filip, J., Vaněk, A., Penížek, V., Ettler, V., Mapani, B. 2014) Geochemistry and mineralogy of vanadium in mine tailings at Berg Aukas, northeastern Namibia. Journal of African Earth Sciences 96: 180-189.

  15. Sracek, O, Mihaljevič, M, Kříbek, B, Majer, V, Filip, J, Vaněk, A, Penížek, V, Ettler, V, Mapani, B (2014) Geochemistry of mine tailings and behavior of arsenic at Kombat, northeastern Namibia. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment 186(8): 4891-4903.

  16. Stacke, V; Panek, T; Sedlacek, J (2014) Late Holocene evolution of the Becva River floodplain (Outer Western Carpathians, Czech Republic). Geomorphology 206: 440-451.

  17. Šešulka, V., Sedláková, I., Bábek, O., Přichystal, A., (2014) Identification of a buried Late Cenozoic maar-diatreme structure (North Moravia, Czech Republic). Geologica Carpathica 65(6): 471 - 479.

  18. Urubek, T., Dolníček, Z., Kropáč, K. (2014) Genesis of syntectonic hydrothermal veins in the igneous rock of teschenite association (Outer Western Carpathians, Czech Republic): growth mechanism and origin of fluids. Geologica Carpathica 65(6): 419 - 431.

  19. Vaněk A., Ettler V., Skipalová K., Novotný J., Penížek V., Mihaljevič M., Sracek O., Drábek O., Tejnecký V., Mapani B., 2014. Environmental stability of the processing waste from sulfide mining districts of Namibia – A model rhizosphere solution approach, Journal of Geochemical Exploration 144, 421-426.


  1. Alarcón-Herrera M.T., Bundschuh J., Nath B., Nicolli H.B., Gutierrez M., Martín-Dominguez I.R., Reyes-Gomez V.M., Nuñez D., Martín-Domínguez A., Sracek O. (2013): Co-occurrence of arsenic and fluoride in groundwater of semi-arid regions in Latin America: Genesis, mobility and remediation, Journal of Hazardous Materials 262, 960-969.

  2. Bábek O., Kalvoda J., Cossey P., ŠŠimíček D., Devuyst F.-X., Hargreaves S. (2013): Facies and petrophysical signature of the Tournaisian/Viséan (Lower Carboniferous) sea-level cycle in carbonate ramp to basinal settings of the Wales-Brabant massif, British Isles. Sedimentary Geology, 284–285:197–213.

  3. Bauerek A., Bebek M., Sracek O., Smieja-Krol B. (2013): Chemical composition of surface runoff from flotation wastes of Zn-Pb ore formation of the Mississippi Valley-type, Olkusz, Southern Poland. Journal of Geochemical Exploration 132: 54-62.

  4. Cáceres Choque L.F., Ramos Ramos O.E., Valdez Castro S.N., Choque Aspiazu R.R., Choque Mamani R.G., Fernández Alcazar S.G., Sracek O., Bhattacharya P. (2013): Fractionation of heavy metals and assessment of contamination of the sediments of Lake Titicaca, Environmental Monitoring and Assessment 185, 9979-9994.

  5. Faměra M., Bábek O., Matys Grygar T., Nováková T. (2013): Distribution of Heavy-Metal Contamination in Regulated River-Channel Deposits: a Magnetic Susceptibility and Grain-Size Approach; River Morava, Czech Republic. Water Air Soil Pollution 224:1525 DOI 10.1007/s11270-013-1525-1

  6. Hršelová P., Cempírek J., Houzar S., Sejkora J. (2013): S,F,Cl-rich mineral assemblages from burned spoil heaps in the Rosice-Oslavany coalfield, Czech Republic. Canadian Mineralogist 51(1): 171-188.

  7. Hýlova L., Jureczka J., Jirásek J., Sivek M., Hotárková J. (2013): The Petřkovice Member (Ostrava Formation, Mississippian) of the Upper Silesian Basin (Czech Republic and Poland). International Journal of Coal Geology 106: 11-24.

  8. Jirásek J., Hýlová L., Sivek M., Jureczka J., Martínek K., Sýkorová I., Schmitz M. (2013): The Main Ostrava Whetstone: composition, sedimentary processes, palaeogeography and geochronology of a major Mississippian volcaniclastic unit of the Upper Silesian Basin (Poland and Czech Republic). International Journal of Earth Sciences 102(4): 989-1006.

  9. Kalvoda J., Kumpan T., Bábek O. (2013): Upper Famennian and Lower Tournaisian sections of the Moravian Karst (Moravo-Silesian Zone, Czech Republic): a proposed key area for correlation of the conodont and foraminiferal zonations. Geological Journal, 50: 17-38.

  10. Kropáč K., Dolníček Z. (2013): Non- metallurgical Slags in the Masonry of Obřany Castle in the Czech Republic: Evidence for the Local Production of Hydraulic Lime in the 14th Century? Geoarchaeology – An International Journal 28(6): 544-556.

  11. Kumpán T., Bábek O., Kalvoda J., Frýda J., Matys Grygar T. (2013): A high-resolution, multiproxy stratigraphic analysis of the Devonian– Carboniferous boundary sections in the Moravian Karst (Czech Republic) and a correlation with the Carnic Alps (Austria). Geological Magazine, pp. 1–15. Article in press. Cambridge University Press 2013. doi:10.1017/S0016756812001057

  12. Liu C.C., Kar S., Jean J.S., Wang C.H., Lee Y.C., Sracek O., Li Z., Bundschuh J., Yang H.J., Chen C.Y. (2013): Linking geochemical processes in mud volcanoes with arsenic mobilization driven by organic matter, Journal of Hazardous Materials 262, 980-988.

  13. Liu, C.-C., Maity J.P., Jean J.S., Li Z.H., Kar S., Sracek O., Yang H.J., Chen C.Y., Reza AHMS. Bundschuh J., Lee C.Y. (2013): The geochemical characteristics of the mud liquids in the Wushanting and Hsiaokunshui Mud Volcano region in southern Taiwan: Implications of humic substances for binding and, mobilization of arsenic. Journal of Geochemical Exploration 128: 62-71.

  14. Matys Grygar T., Nováková T., Bábek O., Elznicová O., Vadinová N. (2013): Robust assessment of moderate heavy metal contamination levels in floodplain sediments: A case study on the Jizera River, Czech Republic. Science of the Total Environment. 452–453: 233–245.

  15. Nováková T., Matys Grygar T., Bábek O., Faměra M., Mihaljevic M., Strnad L. (2013): Fluvial sediments of the Morava River, Czech Republic: distinguishing regional and local sources of pollution by heavy metals and magnetic particles. J Soils Sediments13: 460–73.

  16. Ondrejková I., Ženišová Z., Flaková R., Krčmář D., Sracek O. (2013): The Distribution of Antimony and Arsenic in Waters of the DA(0)brava Abandoned Mine Site, Slovak Republic. Mine Water and the Environment 32(3): 207-221.

  17. Ormachea M.M., Wern H., Johnsson F., Bhattacharya B., Sracek O., Thunvik R., Quintanilla J., Bundschuh J. (2013): Geogenic Arsenic and other Trace Elements in the Shallow Hydrogeologic System of Southern Poopó Basin, Bolivian Altiplano, Journal of Hazardous Materials 262, 924-940.

  18. Pánek T., Smolková V., Hradecký J., Sedláček J., Zernitskaya V., Kadlec J., Pazdur A., Rehanek T. (2013): Late-Holocene evolution of a floodplain impounded by the Smrdutá landslide, Carpathian Mountains (Czech Republic). Holocene 23(2): 218-229.

  19. Samborska K., Sitek S., Bottrell S.H., Sracek O. (2013): Modified Phreeqplot-made, Multi-phase Stability Diagrams: An AMD Case Study at a Site in Northumberland, UK. Mine Water and the Environment 32(3): 185-194.

  20. Ulrych J., Ackerman L., Balogh K., Hegner E., Jelínek E., Pécskay Z., Přichystal A., Upton B.G.J., Zimák J., Foltýnová R. (2013): Plio-Pleistocene basanitic and melilititic series of the Bohemian Massif: K-Ar ages, major/trace element and Sr-Nd isotopic data. Chemie der Erde - Geochemistry 73(4): 429-450.


  1. Bhattacharya P., Sracek O., Eldvall B., Asklund R., Barmen G., Jacks G., Koku J., Gustafsson J.-E., Singh N., Balfors B.B., 2012. Hydrogeochemical study on the contamination of water resources in a part of Tarkwa mining area, Western Ghana, Journal of African Earth Sciences, 66-67, 72-84.

  2. Dolníček, Z., René, M., Prochaska, W., Kovář, M. (2012): Fluid evolution of the Hub Stock, Horni Slavkov-Krasno Sn-W ore district, Bohemian Massif, Czech Republic. Mineralium Deposita, 47 (7): 821-833, doi: 10.1007/s00126-012-0400-0

  3. Dolníček, Z., Kropáč, K., Janíčková, K., Urubek, T. (2012): Diagenetic source of fluids causing the hydrothermal alteration of teschenites in the Silesian Unit, Outer Western Carpathians, Czech Republic: Petroleum-bearing vein mineralization from the Stribrnik site. Marine and Petroleum Geology, 37(1): 27-40, doi: 10.1016/j.marpetgeo.2012.06.004

  4. Dupalová T., Sracek O., Vencelides Z., Žák K., 2012. The origin of thermal waters in the northeastern part of the Eger Rift, Czech Republic, Applied Geochemistry, 27, 3, 689-702.

  5. Faimon J., Ličbinská M., Zajíček P., Sracek O., 2012. Partial pressures of CO2 in epikarstic zone deduced from hydrogeochemistry of permanent drips, the Moravian Karst, Czech Republic, Acta Carsologica, 41, 1, 47-57.

  6. Flakova R., Zenisova Z., Sracek O., Krcmar D., Ondrejkova I., Chovan M., Lalinska B., Fendekova M., 2012. The behavior of arsenic and antimony at Pezinok mining site, southwestern part of the Slovak Republic, Environmental Earth Sciences, 66, 1043-1057

  7. Kropáč, K., Burianek, D., Zimák, J. (2012): Origin and metamorphic evolution of Fe-Mn-rich garnetites (coticules) in the Desna Unit (Silesicum, NE Bohemian Massif). Chemie Der Erde-Geochemistry, 72(3): 219-236, doi: 10.1016/j.chemer.2011.11.002

  8. Kalvoda J., Bábek O., Aretz M., Cossey P., Devuyst F-X., Hargreaves S., Nudds J. (2012): High resolution biostratigraphy of the Tournaisian-Viséan boundary interval in the North Staffordshire Basin and correlation with the South Wales-Mendip Shelf. Bulletin of Geosciences 87(3): 497-541.

  9. López D.L., Bundschuh J., Birkle P., Armienta M.A., Cumbal L., Sracek O., Cornejo L., Ormachea M., 2012. Arsenic in volcanic geothermal fluids of Latin America, Science of the Total Environment, 429, 57-75.

  10. Matys Grygar T., Sedláček J., Bábek O., Nováková T., Strnad L., Mihaljevič M. (2012): Regional Contamination of Moravia (South-Eastern Czech Republic): Temporal Shift of Pb and Zn Loading in Fluvial Sediments. Water Air and Soil Pollution 223 (2): 739-753.

  11. Moník M. (2012): The Archaeometallurgy of copper. Evidence from Faynan, Jordan. Pamatky Archeologicke 103: 423-424.

  12. Moník M. (2012): Hunter-gatherer site at Vladislav (Trebic district). Archeologicke rozhledy 64(3): 508-524.

  13. Ramos O.E.R., Cáceres L.F., Ormachea M.R., Bhattacharya P., Quino I., Quintanilla E., Sracek O., Thunvik R., Bundschuh J., García M.E., 2012. Sources and behavior of arsenic and trace elements in ground water and surface water of the Poopo Lake Basin, Bolivian Altiplano, Environmental Earth Sciences, 66, 793-807.

  14. Sedláček J., Bábek O., Matys Grygar T. (2012): Trends and evolution of contamination in a well-dated water reservoir sedimentary archive: The Brno Dam, Moravia, Czech Republic. Environmental Earth Sciences 69(8): 2581-2593.

  15. Sracek O., Kříbek B., Mihaljevič M., Majer V., Veselovský F., Vencelides Z., Nyambe I., 2012. Mining-related contamination of surface water and sediments of the Kafue River drainage system in the Copperbelt district, Zambia: An example of a high neutralization capacity system, Journal of Geochemical Exploration, 112, 174-188.

  16. Šimíček D., Bábek O., Leichmann J. (2012): Outcrop gamma-ray logging of siliciclastic turbidites: Separating the detrital provenance signal from facies in the foreland-basin turbidites of the Moravo-Silesian basin, Czech Republic. Sedimentary Geology 261: 50-64.


  1. Bábek O, Faměra M, Hilscherová K, Kalvoda J, Dobrovolný P, Sedláček J, Machát J, Holoubek I (2011): Geochemical traces of flood layers in the fluvial sedimentary arhive; implications for contamination history analyss. Catena, 87, 281-290.

  2. Kalvoda J, Bábek O, Devuyst F-X, Sevastopulo G (2011): Biostratigraphy, sequence stratigraphy and gamma-ray spectrometry of the Tournaisian-Viséan boundary interval in the Dublin Basin. Bull. of Geosciences, 86, DOI 10.3140/bull.geosci.1265

  3. Buriánek D, Dolníček Z (2011): Metamorphic evolution of the contact aureole of the Dilpilto Batholith, Eastern Chortis Terrane, Nicaragua. Journal of Geosciences, 56 (2011): 9-26.

  4. McArthur J.M., Ravenscroft P., Sracek O., 2011. Aquifer arsenic source, Comment on Neumann, R. B. et al., Nature Geosci. 3, 46–52 (2010), Nature Geoscience 4, 10, 655-656.

  5. Bundschuh J., Jean J.-S., Sracek O., 2011. Foreword, Special Issue: Arsenic: Occurrence, Biogeochemistry, Human Exposure and Mitigation, J. Environ. Sci. Health, Part A, 46: 11, 1161-1162.

  6. Bábek, O., Chlachula, J., Matys Grygar, T., 2011. Non-magnetic indicators of pedogenesis related to loess magnetic enhancement and depletion: Examples from the Czech Republic and southern Siberia. Quaternary Science Reviews, 30, 967-979

  7. Bertolo R., Bourotte C., Hirata R., Marcolan L., Sracek O., 2011. Geochemistry of natural chromium occurrence in a sandstone aquifer in Bauru Basin, São Paulo State, Brazil, Applied Geochemistry, 26, 1353-1363.

  8. Kocourková E., Sracek O., Houzar S., Cempírek J. Losos Z., Filip J., Hršelová P., 2011. Geochemical and mineralogical control on the mobility of arsenic in a waste rock pile at Dlouhá Ves, Czech Republic, Journal of Geochemical Exploration, 110, 61-73.

  9. Kříbek B., Mihaljevič M., Sracek O., Knésl I., Ettler V., Nyambe I., 2011. The Extent of Arsenic and of Metal Uptake by Aboveground Tissues of Pteris Vittata and Cyperus involucratus Growing in Copper- and Cobalt-Rich Tailings of the Zambian Copperbelt, Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology, 61, 228-242.

  10. Hirata R., Gesicki A., Sracek O., Bertolo R., Giannini P.C., Aravena R., 2011. Relation between sedimentary framework and hydrogeology in the Guarani Aquifer System in São Paulo state, Brazil, Journal of South American Earth Sciences, 31, 444-456.

  11. Mihaljevič M., Ettler V., Šebek O., Sracek O., Kříbek B., Kyncl T., Majer V., Veselovský F., 2011. Lead Isotopic and Metallic Pollution Record in Tree Rings from the Copperbelt Mining-Smelting Area, Zambia, Water, Air, & Soil Pollution, 216, 657-668.

  12. Sracek O., Filip J., Mihaljevič M., Kříbek B., Majer V., Veselovský F., 2011. Attenuation of dissolved metals in neutral mine drainage in the Zambian Copperbelt, Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, 172, 287-299.

  13. Czop M., Motyka J., Sracek O., Szuwarzynski M., 2011. Geochemistry of the hyperalkaline Gorka Pit-Lake (pH > 13) in the Chrzanow Region, Southern Poland, Water, Air, & Soil Pollution, 214, 423-434.


  1. Bábek, O., Kalvoda, J., Aretz, M., Cossey, P., Devuyst, F-X., Herbig, H-G., Sevastopulo, G., 2010. The correlation potential of magnetic susceptibility and outcrop gamma-ray logs at Tournaisian-Viséan boundary sections in western Europe. Geologica Belgica, 13, 4: 291-308, IF2009: 0,655

  2. Dolníček, Z., Kropáč, K., Uher, P., Polách, M., 2010. Mineralogical and geochemical evidence for multi-stage origin of mineral veins hosted by teschenites at Tichá, Outer Western Carpathians, Czech Republic. Chemie der Erde – Geochemistry, 70, 3: 267-282. IF2009: 1,261

  3. Hladil, J., Cejchan, P., Babek, O., Koptikova, L., Navratil, T., Kubinova, P., 2010. Dust – A geology-orientated attempt to reappraise the natural components, amounts, inputs to sediment, and importance for correlation purposes. Geologica Belgica, 13, 4: 367-384. IF2009: 0,655

  4. Kalvoda, J., Bábek, O., 2010. The Margins of Laurussia in Central and Southeast Europe and Southwest Asia. Gondwana Research, 17(2-3): 526-545; IF2008: 4,605

  5. Kalvoda, J., Devuyst, F.X., Babek, O., Dvorak, L., Rak, S., Rez, J., 2010. High-resolution biostratigraphy of the Tournaisian-Visean (Carboniferous) boundary interval, Mokra quarry, Czech Republic. Geobios, 43, 3: 317-331; IF2008: 0,904

  6. Koptíková, L., Bábek, O., Hladil, J., Kalvoda, J., Slavík, L., 2010. Stratigraphic significance and resolution of spectral reflectance logs in Lower Devonian carbonates of the Barrandian area, Czech Republic; a correlation with magnetic susceptibility and gamma-ray logs. Sedimentary Geology 205: 83-98; IF2008: 1,957

  7. Koptíková, L., Hladil, J., Slavík, L., Čejchan, P., Bábek, O., 2010. Fine-grained non-carbonate particles embedded in neritic to pelagic limestones (Lochkovian to Emsian, Prague synform, Czech Republic): composition, provenance and links to magnetic susceptibility and gamma-ray logs. Geologica Belgica, 13, 4: 407-430 IF2009: 0,655

  8. Sracek O., Veselovský F., Kříbek B., Malec J., Jehlička J., 2010. Geochemistry, mineralogy and environmental impact of precipitated efflorescent salts at the Kabwe Cu- Co chemical leaching plant in Zambia, Applied Geochemistry 25, 1815-1824.

  9. Birkle P., Bundschuh J., Sracek O., 2010. Mechanisms of arsenic enrichment in geothermal and petroleum reservoirs fluids in Mexico, Water Research, 44, 5605-5617.

  10. Kumar M., Kumar P., Ramanathan A.L., Bhattacharya P., Thunvik R., Singh U.K., M Tsujimura M., Sracek O., 2010. Arsenic enrichment in groundwater of District Ghazipur (Uttar Pradesh) in the Middle Gangetic Plain, India, Journal of Geochemical Exploration, 105, 83-94.

  11. Sracek O., Gzyl G., Frolik A., Kubica J., Bzowski Z., Gwozdziewicz M., Kura K, 2010. Evaluation of the impacts of mine drainage from a coal waste pile on the surrounding environment at Smolnica, southern Poland, Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, 165, 233-254.

  12. Ricka A., Kuchovsky T., Sracek O., Zeman J., 2010. Determination of potential mine water discharge zones in crystalline rocks at Rozna, Czech Republic, Environmental Earth Sciences, 60, 1201-1213.

  13. Sracek O., Mihaljevič M., Kříbek B., Majer V., Veselovský F., 2010. Geochemistry and mineralogy of Cu and Co in mine tailings at the Copperbelt, Zambia, Journal of African Earth Sciences, 57, 14-30.

  14. Mihaljevič M., Ettler V., Šebek O., Drahota P., Strnad L., Procházka R., Zeman J., Sracek O., 2010. Alteration of arsenopyrite in soils under different vegetation covers, Science of the Total Environment, 408, 6, 1286-1294.

  15. Sracek O., Armienta M.A., Rodríguez, Villaseñor G., 2010. Discrimination between diffuse and point sources of arsenic pollution at Zimapán, Hidalgo state, Mexico, J. Environ. Monit., 12, 329-337.


  1. Dolníček, Z., Fojt, B., Prochaska, W., Kučera, J., Sulovský, P., 2009. Origin of the Zalesi U-Ni-Co-As-Ag/Bi deposit, Bohemian Massif, Czech Republic: fluid inclusion and stable isotope constraints. Mineralium Deposita, 44, 1: 81-97; IF2008: 2,037

  2. Hladil, J., Koptíková, L., Galle, A., Sedláček, V., Pruner, P., Schnabl, P., Langrová, A., Bábek, O., Frána, J., Hladíková, J., Otava, J., Geršl, M., 2009. Early Middle Frasnian platform reef strata in the Moravian Karst interpreted as recording the atmospheric dust changes: the key to understanding perturbations in the punctata conodont zone. Bulletin of Geosciences, 84, 1: 75-106; IF2009: 0,983

  3. Holá, M., Kalvoda, J., Bábek, O., Brzobohatý, R., Holoubek, I., Kanický, V., Škoda, R., 2009. LA-ICP-MS heavy metal analyses of fish scales from sediments of the Oxbow Lake Certak of the Morava River (Czech Republic). Environmental Geology, 58, 1: 141-151; IF2008: 1,026

  4. Kalvoda, J., Novák, M., Bábek, O., Brzobohatý, R., Holá, M., Holoubek, I., Kanický, V., Škoda, R., 2009. Compositional changes in fish scale hydroxylapatite during early diagenesis; an example from an abandoned meander. Biogeochemistry, 94, 3: 197-215; IF2008: 2,961

  5. Kučera, J., CempÍrek, J., Dolníček, Z., Muchez, P., Prochaska, W., 2009. Rare earth elements and yttrium geochemistry of dolomite from post-Variscan vein-type mineralization of the Nizky Jesenik and Upper Silesian Basins, Czech Republic. Journal of Geochemical Exploration, 103, 2-3: 69-79. IF2008: 0,878

  6. Staněk, T., Sulovský, P., 2009. The influence of phosphorous pentoxide on the phase composition and formation of Portland clinker. Materials Characterization, 60, 7: 749-755; Conference Information: 11th Euroseminar on Microscopy Applied to Building Materials, Univ Porto, Porto, PORTUGAL, JUN 05-09, 2007; IF2008: 1,225

  7. Vaculovič, T., Sulovský, P., Machát, J., Otruba, V., Matal, O., Simo, T., Latkoczy, C., Gunther, D., Kanický, V., 2009. The EPMA, LA-ICP-MS and ICP-OES study of corrosion of structural materials for a nuclear reactor cooling circuit by molten fluoride salt treatment. Journal of Analytical Atomic Spectrometry, 24, 5: 649-654; IF2008: 4,028

  8. Silva da, J.C., Vargas Jr. E.A., Sracek O., 2009. Modeling Multiphase Reactive Transport in a Waste Rock Pile with Convective Oxygen Supply, Vadose Zone Journal, 8, 1038-1050.

  9. Hasan M.A., Bhattacharya P., Sracek O., Ahmed K.M., Brömssen von M., Jacks G., 2009. Geological controls on groundwater chemistry and arsenic mobilization: Hydrogeochemical study along an E-W transect in the Meghna basin, Bangladesh, Journal of Hydrology, 378, 1-2, 105-118.

  10. Noseck U., Rozanski K., Dulinski M., Havlová V., Sracek O., Brasser T., Hercik M., Buckau G., 2009. Carbon chemistry and groundwater dynamics at natural analogue site Ruprechtov, Czech Republic: insights from environmental isotopes, Applied Geochemistry, 24, 1765-1776.

  11. Bhattacharya P., Hasan M.A., Sracek O., Smith E., Ahmed K.M., Brömssen von M., Huq S.M.I., Naidu R., 2009. Groundwater chemistry and arsenic mobilization in the Holocene flood plains in south-central Bangladesh, Environmental Geochemistry and Health, 31, 23-43.


  1. Bábek, O., Franců, E., Kalvoda, J., Neubauer, F., 2008. A digital image analysis approach to measurement of the conodont colour alteration index (CAI): a case study from the Moravo-Silesian Zone, Czech Republic. Neues Jahrbuch fur Geologie und Palaontologie, Abhandlungen, 249, 2: 185-201; IF2008: 0,423

  2. Bábek, O., Hilscherová, K., Nehyba, S., Zeman, J., Faměra, M., Franců, J., Holoubek, I., Machát, J., Klánová, J., 2008. Contamination history of suspended river sediments accumulated in oxbow lakes over the last 25 years (Morava River, Danube catchment area), Czech Republic. Journal of Soils and Sediments, 8, 3: 165-176; IF2008: 2,797

  3. Grabowski, J., Bábek, O., Nawrocki, J., Tomek, Č., 2008. New palaeomagnetic data from the palaeozoic carbonates of the Moravo-Silesian Zone (Czech Republic): evidence for a timing and origin of the late Variscan remagnetization. Geological Quarterly, 52, 4: 321-334; IF2008: 0,892

  4. Isaacson, P.E., Díaz-Martínez, E., Grader, G.W., Kalvoda, J., Bábek, O., Devuyst, F.-X., 2008. Late Devonian-earliest Mississippian glaciation in Gondwanaland and its biogeographic consequences. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 268: 126-142; IF2008: 2,405

  5. Kalvoda, J., Bábek, O., Fatka, O., Leichmann, J., Melichar, R., Nehyba, S., Spacek, P., 2008. Brunovistulian Terrane (Bohemian Massif, Central Europe) from Late Proterozoic to Late Palaeozoic – a review. International Journal of Earth Sciences, 97, 3: 497-517; IF2008: 1,970

  6. Slobodník, M., Jacher-Sliwczynska, K., Taylor, M.C., Schneider, J., Dolníček, Z., 2008. Plumbotectonic aspects of polymetallic vein mineralization in Paleozoic sediments and Proterozoic basement of Moravia (Czech Republic). International Journal of Earth Sciences, 97, 1: 1-18; IF2008: 1,970

  7. Vrána, S., Sulovský, P., 2008. Polymetamorphic sapphirine rocks of the Irumide age in Lower Luangwa Valley, Zambi. Neues Jahrbuch fur Mineralogie-Abhandlungen, 184, 3: 315-328; IF2008: 0,390

  8. Brömssen von M., Larsson S.H., Bhattacharya P., Hasan M.A., Ahmed K.M., Jakariya M., Sikder M.A., Sracek O., Bivén A., Doušová B., Patriarca C., Thunvik R., Jacks G., 2008. Geochemical characterisation of shallow aquifer sediments of Matlab Upazila, Southeastern Bangladesh – Implications for targeting low-As aquifers, Journal of Contaminant Hydrology, 99, 1-4, 137-149.

  9. Mukherjee A., Brömssen von M., Scanlon, Bhattacharya P., Fryar A.E., Hasan M.A., Ahmed K.M., Chatterjee D., Jacks G., Sracek O., 2008. Hydrogeochemical comparison and effects of overlapping redox zones on groundwater arsenic near the Western (Bhagirathi sub-basin, India) and Eastern Margins (Meghna sub-basin, Bangladesh) of the Bengal Basin, Journal of Contaminant Hydrology, 99, 1-4, 31-48.