My scientific interests are focused on inter- and intraspecific interactions in the pelagic plankton communities. In my PhD project I deal with competition in algae-grazers systems, trying to merge the stage-structured population models with ecological stoichiometry using both empirical and mathematical approaches.
Gliwicz, Z. M., Maszczyk, P. and Uszko, W. (2012), Enhanced growth at low population density in Daphnia: the absence of crowding effects or relief from visual predation?. Freshwater Biology, 57: 1166–1179.
Pardo I., Poikane S., Bonne W. (main authors); Uszko W., van de Bund W., Owen R., Kelly M., Pont D., Birk S., Bennett C., Gómez-Rodríguez C., Wolfram G., Ecke F., van den Berg M., Ritterbusch D., Phillips G., Brucet S, Ortiz-Casas J. (secondary authors) (2011). Revision of the consistency in reference criteria application in the phase one of the European Intercalibration Exercise. Publications Office of the European Union. ISBN: 978-92-79-20443-2.