Dipl.-Umw. Nikita Bakanov

Ecosystem Resilience
Building C I; Room 04 b

Research Interests

  • Aquatic Ecotoxicology

  • Terrestrial Ecotoxicology

  • Pesticide Risk Mitigation

  • Environmental Fate of Organic Pollutants

  • Trace Analytics (LC-Orbitrap-MS, GC-MS/MS, LC-MS/MS)

Current research projects

  • Integrative Analysis of the influence of pesticides and land use on biodiversity in Germany (INPEDIV): Leibniz Collaborative Excellence project;

  • Fate of the pyrethroid deltamethrin in flow-through stream mesocosms: cooperation with Bayer CropScience;

  • Effects of the pyrethroid deltamethrin on Asellus aquaticus in laboratory water-leaf systems: cooperation with Bayer CropScience.

Academic history

  • Since October 2013: PhD student at the Institute of Environmental Sciences, University of Koblenz-Landau, Germany
  • Diploma thesis (October 2013): The influence of three aquatic submerged macrophyte species on the fate and behavior of six pesticides in laboratory freshwater macrophyte systems
  • Study of Environmental Sciences (October 2006 until October 2013)

Peer-reviewed Publications

  • Bakanov, N., Wieczorek, M. V, Schulz, R., 2019. Retention of plant protection products (PPPs) by aquatic plants in flow-through systems. Chemosphere. 216, 587–594 https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chemosphere.2018.10.186

  • Wieczorek, M. V., Bakanov, N., Bilancia, D., Szöcs, E., Stehle, S., Bundschuh, M., Schulz, R., 2018. Structural and functional effects of a short-term pyrethroid pulse exposure on invertebrates in outdoor stream mesocosms. Sci. Total Environ. 610–611, 810–819. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2017.08.048

  • Wieczorek, M. V., Bakanov, N., Lagadic, L., Bruns, E., Schulz, R., 2017. Response and recovery of the macrophytes Elodea canadensis and Myriophyllum spicatum following a pulse exposure to the herbicide iofensulfuron-sodium in outdoor stream mesocosms. Environ. Toxicol. Chem. 36, 1090–1100. https://doi.org/10.1002/etc.3636

  • Zubrod, J.P., Bundschuh, R., Englert, D., Rohrberg, M., Wieczorek, M.V., Bakanov, N., Schulz, R., Bundschuh, M., 2017. Transient effects following peak exposures towards pesticides – An explanation for the unresponsiveness of in situ measured functional variables. Environ. Pollut. 231, 1393-1397. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.envpol.2017.08.121

  • Englert, D., Bakanov, N., Zubrod, J.P., Schulz, R., Bundschuh, M., 2017. Modeling Remobilization of Neonicotinoid Residues from Tree Foliage in Streams - A Relevant Exposure Pathway in Risk Assessment? Environ. Sci. Technol. 51, 1785–1794. https://doi.org/10.1021/acs.est.6b05213

  • Stang, C., Bakanov, N., Schulz, R., 2016. Experiments in water-macrophyte systems to uncover the dynamics of pesticide mitigation processes in vegetated surface waters/streams. Environ. Sci. Pollut. Res. 23, 673–682. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11356-015-5274-0

  • Wieczorek, M. V., Bakanov, N., Stang, C., Bilancia, D., Lagadic, L., Bruns, E., Schulz, R., 2016. Reference scenarios for exposure to plant protection products and invertebrate communities in stream mesocosms. Sci. Total Environ. 545–546, 308–319. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2015.12.048

  • Elsaesser, D., Stang, C., Bakanov, N., Schulz, R., 2013. The Landau stream mesocosm facility: Pesticide mitigation in vegetated flow-through streams. Bull. Environ. Contam. Toxicol. 90, 640–645. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00128-013-0968-9