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6398361
irina.blinova@kbfi.ee

Career

Institution and occupation
2005–...   
National Institute of Chemical Physics and Biophysics, Senior Researcher (1,00)
01.01.2002–31.12.2005   
Researcher, Institute of Ecology at Tallinn Pedagogical University
01.01.1994–31.12.2002   
Senior researcher, Department of Environmental Engineering of Tallinn Univesity of Technology
01.01.1989–31.12.1994   
Researcher, Laboratory of Surface Water Quality of Tallinn Univesity of Technology.
01.01.1981–31.12.1989   
Researcher, Baltic Branch of Institute of Applied Geophysics
01.01.1978–31.12.1981   
Researcher in the Laboratory of Sanitary Engineering of Tallinn Polytechnic Institute (at present Tallinn Univesity of Technology)
 
 
Education
1973–1978   
Diploma of geographer (biogeographer), Moskow State University
 
 
R&D related managerial and administrative work
2006−...   
Participation in the elaboration of the National Chemical Safety Strategy (in cooperation with Ministry of Social Affairs)
2004−...   
Referee for the journals: Aquatic Ecology, Envron. Toxicology, Chemosphere, Polish J. of Environmental Studies, Estonian J. of Earth Sci, Environ Pollution, Bull. of Environ Contamination and Toxicology, Nanotoxicology, Aquatic Toxicol
1998−...   
Member of the Estonian Toxicological Society
2013−2017   
Management Committee (MC) of ESSEM COST Action ES1205: The transfer of engineered nanomaterials from wastewater treatment & stormwater to rivers (ENTER)
1999−2001   
representative of Estonia in international project HELCOM PLC-4 (Data management sub-group)
1999−2000   
Co-Director of the International project "Sustainable Development/Water Quality for Human Health" (Coordinator University of Ghent, Belgium), participate 11 countries from Eastern and Central Europe
 
 
Additional career information
Various Courses:

1991 -"Communication - Network", Summer University of Southern Stockholm, Stockholm, Sweden (1 week)
1992 -"The Baltic Sea - Ecotoxic Status and Future Trends", Summer University of Southern Stockholm, Stockholm, Sweden (1 week)
1993 -"Digital Teaching Aids", Summer University of Southern Stockholm Stockholm, Sweden (1 week)
1995 -“Management of Sustainable Enterprises”, Summer University of Southern Stockholm, Sweden (1 week)
1997 - Practical Training Course on Toxkit Microbiotests, Institute of Botany, Brno, Czech Republic (1 week)
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Qualifications

 
 
Honours & awards
2009, Irina Blinova, Fast Breaking paper (Essential Science Indicators: highly cited papers. Top 1% of papers) for the paper: Heinlaan M, Ivask A, Blinova I, Dubourguier HC, Kahru A.2008. Chemosphere, 71(7):1308-16 (http://sciencewatch.com/dr/fbp/2009/09augfbp/)
2007, Irina Blinova, EUROTOX/Bo Holmstedt Memorial Foundation award as a best presentation for “having shown visible link between toxicology and 3Rs” for "Heinlaan, M.; Blinova, I.; Ivask, A.; Mortimer, M.; Dubourguier, H.C.; Kahru, A. (2007)
1991, Irina Blinova, The State Prize of Estonia for the research project "Simulation modelling of the system watershed - river - sea bay"
 
 
Field of research
FIELD OF RESEARCH: 1. Biosciences and Environment; 1.8. Research relating to the State of the Environment and to Environmental Protection
FIELD OF RESEARCH: 1. Biosciences and Environment; 1.9. Research into Substances Hazardous to the Environment; SPECIALITY: Ecotoxicology (investigation of potential danger of pollutants for the ecosystems), risk assessment, estimation of hydrochemical and hydrobiological state of surface water, eutrophication problems in running waters,pollution load compilation, wetlands
 
 

Completed projects

Publications

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
6.06.2019
6398361
irina.blinova@kbfi.ee

Teenistuskäik

Töökohad ja ametid
2005–...   
Keemilise ja Bioloogilise Füüsika Instituut, Vanemteadur (1,00)
01.01.2002–31.12.2005   
TPÜ Ökoloogia Instituut, teadur
01.01.1994–31.12.2002   
TTÜ Keskkonnatehnika Instituudi vanemteadur
01.01.1989–31.12.1994   
TTÜ Keskkonnatehnika Instituudi (kuni 1990 - TPI Keskkonnakaitse Laboratoorium) nooremteadur
01.01.1981–31.12.1989   
Rakendusgeofüüsika Instituut, Läänemeri osakond, nooremteadur
01.01.1978–31.12.1981   
Tallinna Polütehniline Instituut, insener
 
 
Haridustee
1973–1978   
Moskva Ülikool, biogeograaf
 
 
Teadusorganisatsiooniline ja -administratiivne tegevus
2006−...   
Osalemine Eesti kemikaaliohutuse strateegilise arengukava koostamisel (koostöö Sotsiaalministeeriumiga)
2004−...   
Retsensent ajakirjadele: Aquatic Ecology, Envron. Toxicology, Chemosphere, Polish J. of Environmental Studies, Estonian J. of Earth Sci, Environ Pollution, Bull. of Environ Contamination and Toxicology, Nanotoxicology, Aquatic Toxicol
1998−...   
Eesti Toksokoloogia Seltsi liige
2013−2017   
Management Committee (MC) of ESSEM COST Action ES1205: The transfer of engineered nanomaterials from wastewater treatment & stormwater to rivers (ENTER)
1999−2001   
Eesti poolne esindaja rahvusvahelises projektis HELCOM PLC-4 (data management sub-group)
1999−2000   
Projektijuhi abi rahvusvahelises projektis "Sustainable Development/Water Quality for Human Health" (Coordinator University of Ghent, Belgium)
 
 
Teenistuskäigu lisainfo
Täienduskoolitus:

1991 -"Communication - Network", Summer University of Southern Stockholm, Stockholm, Sweden (1 week)
1992 -"The Baltic Sea - Ecotoxic Status and Future Trends", Summer University of Southern Stockholm, Stockholm, Sweden (1 week)
1993 -"Digital Teaching Aids", Summer University of Southern Stockholm Stockholm, Sweden (1 week)
1995 -“Management of Sustainable Enterprises”, Summer University of Southern Stockholm, Sweden (1 week)
1997 - Practical Training Course on Toxkit Microbiotests, Institute of Botany, Brno, Czech Republic (1 week)
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Kvalifikatsioon

 
 
Teaduspreemiad ja tunnustused
2009, Irina Blinova, Fast Breaking paper (Essential Science Indicators: highly cited papers. Top 1% of papers) for the paper: Heinlaan M, Ivask A, Blinova I, Dubourguier HC, Kahru A.2008. Chemosphere, 71(7):1308-16 (http://sciencewatch.com/dr/fbp/2009/09augfbp/)
2007, Irina Blinova, EUROTOX/Bo Holmstedt Memorial Foundation award as a best presentation for “having shown visible link between toxicology and 3Rs” for "Heinlaan, M.; Blinova, I.; Ivask, A.; Mortimer, M.; Dubourguier, H.C.; Kahru, A. (2007)
1991, Irina Blinova, Eesti Vabariigi teaduspreemia töö "Süsteemi "valgala - jôgi - laht" imitatsioonmodelleerimine" eest.
 
 
Teadustöö põhisuunad
VALDKOND: 1. Bio- ja keskkonnateadused; 1.8. Keskkonnaseisundit ja keskkonnakaitset hõlmavad uuringud; PÕHISUUND: Ökotoksikoloogia, mikrobiotestid, keskkonnariski hindamine, Ökoloogia, hüdrobioloogia, eutrofeerumine, veekvaliteet, soode ökosüstemi aineringe, märgalad
VALDKOND: 1. Bio- ja keskkonnateadused; 1.9. Keskkonnaohtlikke aineid käsitlevad uuringud

Lõppenud projektid

Publikatsioonid

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
6.06.2019
  • Found 24 results
ProgramTypeNumberNameProject startProject endPrincipal investigatorInstitutionFinancing
1.1.5.3.4.1.2.KBFI,KTL-4 (2014-2020.4.01.16-0123 (kogu projekt))“Center of Nanomaterials Technologies and Research (NAMUR+)”01.01.201731.12.2021Anne KahruNational Institute of Chemical Physics and Biophysics270 400,00 EUR
MUUKBFI,MG-3Evaluation of biological effects of nanoaprticles01.01.200631.12.2007Anne KahruNational Institute of Chemical Physics and Biophysics38 346,99 EUR
MUUAR12003Reduction of CO2 emission of CFB boiler by enrichment of combustion air with oxygen01.01.201231.12.2014Tõnu PihuTallinn University of Technology ; Tallinn University of Technology , Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Department of Thermal Engineering , Chair of Thermal Power Equipment689 970,00 EUR
MUUKBFI,MG-12 (3.2.0501.11-0024)Reduction of CO2 emission of CFB boiler by enrichment of combustion air with oxygen01.01.201231.12.2014Kaja KasemetsNational Institute of Chemical Physics and Biophysics77 467,00 EUR
SFSF0281770Bs01Natural fluxes of CO2 in Estonia01.01.200131.12.2005Mati IlometsTallinn University, Institute of Ecology38 474,81 EUR
ETFETF6199Investigation of the influence of different diffuse pollution sources on the nitrogen and phosphorus runoff from watersheds in Estonia.01.01.200531.12.2007Anatoli VassiljevTallinn University of Technology , Faculty of Civil Engineering32 269,37 EUR
MUUKBFI,MG-4 (037017 (EU contract))EU FP6 Optimized Strategies for Risk assessment of industrial chemicals through integration of non-test and test information (OSIRIS)01.04.200730.09.2011Anne KahruNational Institute of Chemical Physics and Biophysics199 618,51 EUR
MUUKBFI,MG-10EU FP7 Development of reference methods for hazard identification, risk assessment and LCA of engineered nanomaterials (NANOVALID)01.11.201131.10.2015Anne KahruNational Institute of Chemical Physics and Biophysics234 913,00 EUR
MUUKBFI,MG-9EU INTERREG IV-A Project Risk Management and Remediation of Chemical Accidents (RIMA)01.01.201131.12.2013Irina BlinovaNational Institute of Chemical Physics and Biophysics257 897,00 EUR
MUUT420 (0141420s00)Advanced methods for improvement of natural and built environment quality01.01.200031.12.2004Enn LoiguTallinn University of Technology ; Tallinn University of Technology , Faculty of Civil Engineering, Department of Environmental Engineering , Chair of Heating and Ventilation167 831,99 EUR
HLKHLK04-4Loodusteaduslikud kogud rakubioloogilistes ja –toksikoloogilistes uuringutes01.01.200431.12.2008Anne KahruNational Institute of Chemical Physics and Biophysics63 763,07 EUR
MUU916LMeasurements of pollution load of Baltic Sea (PLC-4 programme)01.04.199931.12.2001Enn LoiguTallinn University of Technology ; Tallinn University of Technology , Faculty of Civil Engineering, Department of Environmental Engineering , Chair of Environmental Protection6 391,16 EUR
SFSF0690063s08Mechanisms and interactions in toxicology and toxinology: in vitro models01.01.200831.12.2013Anne KahruNational Institute of Chemical Physics and Biophysics1 126 446,52 EUR
ETFETF7686In vitro toxicity of metal oxide nanoparticles: eukaryotic models01.01.200831.12.2011Kaja KasemetsNational Institute of Chemical Physics and Biophysics71 043,20 EUR
ETFETF8561Interactions of engineered nanoparticles with biological systems: interplay of structure, chemistry and biology01.01.201131.12.2014Anne KahruNational Institute of Chemical Physics and Biophysics48 000,00 EUR
ETFETF9347Adverse effects of nanosized Ag, Au and CuO to particle-ingesting crustaceans: an integrated approach01.01.201228.02.2017Margit HeinlaanNational Institute of Chemical Physics and Biophysics46 441,20 EUR
IUTIUT23-5Nano(eco)toxicology and beyond (ToxBe)01.01.201431.12.2019Anne KahruNational Institute of Chemical Physics and Biophysics1 327 800,00 EUR
EMPEMP45Environmental impact of oil shale combustion ashes on topsoils in Narva Powerplants region : combined geochemical and ecotoxicological approach 01.06.200831.05.2010Liidia BitjukovaNational Institute of Chemical Physics and Biophysics; Tallinn University of Technology , Institute of Geology at TUT50 479,97 EUR
MUUV132Integrated strategies for the transboundary water management on the Eastern European fringe- The pilot study of Lake Peipsi and its drainage basin (MANTRA-EAST)01.02.200101.02.2004Enn LoiguTallinn University of Technology ; Tallinn University of Technology , Faculty of Civil Engineering, Department of Environmental Engineering , Chair of Environmental Protection31 192,85 EUR
ETFETF8066Bioavailability of contaminants in Estonian lakes and rivers01.01.200931.12.2012Irina BlinovaNational Institute of Chemical Physics and Biophysics47 121,20 EUR
MUUKBFI,MG-13 (30.7-7/2174-3)Science-based forecast and quantification of risks to properly and timely react to hazards impacting Estonian mainland, air space, water bodies and coasts01.01.201231.12.2014Anne KahruNational Institute of Chemical Physics and Biophysics114 300,00 EUR
SFSF0222601Bs03Toxicological risk assessment in vitro01.01.200331.12.2007Anne KahruNational Institute of Chemical Physics and Biophysics275 855,46 EUR
MUUG5410 (ETF5410)Use of toxicological methods for effluents evaluation01.01.200231.12.2003Irina BlinovaTallinn University of Technology ; Tallinn University of Technology , Faculty of Civil Engineering, Department of Environmental Engineering , Chair of Environmental Protection4 314,04 EUR
MUU3.1-4/31Ökotoksikoloogilised uuringud Eesti Energia AS ja Eesti Maaülikoooli vahel sõlmitud leping "Eestimaise biomassi ning tootmise kõrvalsaaduste ja jäätmete biogaasi tootlikkuspotentsiaal ning anaeroobse fermentatsiooni kineetika"07.04.200901.06.2010Anne KahruNational Institute of Chemical Physics and Biophysics20 927,87 EUR