This list contains publications (2017-2021) that are associated with the various Working Groups of this COST Action.

Papers in scientific journals including acknowledgements to COST CA15211
Poplová M., P. Sovka, M. Cifra, Poisson Pre-Processing of Nonstationary Photonic Signals: Signals with Equality between Mean and Variance, Edited by Joseph Najbauer. PLOS ONE, 12 (December 7, 2017): e0188622., 2017.

Burgos, Rosilene Cristina Rossetto, Johannes Cornelius Schoeman, Lennart Jan van Winden, Kateřina Červinková, Rawi Ramautar, Eduard P. A. Van Wijk, Michal Cifra, Ruud Berger, Thomas Hankemeier, and Jan van der Greef. “Ultra-Weak Photon Emission as a Dynamic Tool for Monitoring Oxidative Stress Metabolism.” Scientific Reports, 7, 1 (December 2017)., 2017.

Barzanjeh, Sh., V. Salari, J. A. Tuszynski, M. Cifra, and C. Simon. “Optomechanical Proposal for Monitoring Microtubule Mechanical Vibrations.” Physical Review E, 96, 1 (July 12, 2017): 012404., 2017.

Christos Haldoupis, Is there a conclusive evidence on lightning-related effects on sporadic E layers? J. of Atmospheric and Solar-Terrestrial Physics, 172, 117–121, 2018.

Gallep, Cristiano M, João F Viana, Michal Cifra, Dominic Clarke, and Daniel Robert. “Peter Barlow’s Insights and Contributions to the Study of Tidal Gravity Variations and Ultra-Weak Light Emissions in Plants.” Annals of Botany, January 2, 2018,, 2018.

Havelka, Daniel, Ondrej Krivosudský, Jiří Průša, and Michal Cifra. “Rational Design of Sensor for Broadband Dielectric Spectroscopy of Biomolecules.” Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical, 273C, 62–69., 2018.

AK Jha, Abhishek K., Zubair Akhter, Nilesh Tiwari, K. T. M. Shafi, H. Samant, M. J. Akhtar, and M. Cifra. “Broadband Wireless Sensing System for Noninvasive Testing of Biological Samples.” IEEE Journal on Emerging and Selected Topics in Circuits and Systems, 8, 2, 251–59., 2018.

Salari, V., Sh Barzanjeh, M. Cifra, C. Simon, F. Scholkmann, Z. Alirezaei, J. A. Tuszynski, Electromagnetic Fields and Optomechanics in Cancer Diagnostics and Treatment, Frontiers In Bioscience, Landmark 23, 1391–1406, 2018.

Tian, Bozhi, Shuai Xu, John A Rogers, Stefano Cestellos-Blanco, Peidong Yang, João L Carvalho-de-Souza, Francisco Bezanilla, et al. “Roadmap on Semiconductor–Cell Biointerfaces.” Physical Biology, 15, no. 3 (March 9, 2018): 031002., 2018.

Bór, J., Zelkó, Z., Hegedüs, T., Jäger, Z., Mlynarczyk, J., Popek, M., & Betz, H. D. (2018). On the Series of +CG Lightning Strokes in Dancing Sprite Events. J. Geophys. Res.: Atmospheres, 123., 2018.

Conceição, R., Silva, H.G., Bennett, A. et al. High-Frequency Response of the Atmospheric Electric Potential Gradient Under Strong and Dry Boundary-Layer Convection. Boundary-Layer Meteorol., 166, 69–81 (2018). 

D.E. Chafai, I. Nemogová, P. Dráber, M. Cifra, Zeta potential for cell surface - nanoenvironment interaction assessment, Int. J. of Bioelectromagnetism, 20, 1, 36-38, 2018.

Harrison, R.G. and K.A. Nicoll (2018) Fair weather criteria for atmospheric electricity measurements, J. of Atmospheric and Solar-Terrestrial Physics, 179, 239-250, , 2018.

Nicoll K.A., Harrison R G., V. Barta, J. Bor, R. Brugge, A. Chillingarian, J. Chum, A. K. Georgoulias, A. Guha, K. Kourtidis, M. Kubicki, E. Mareev, J. Matthews, H. Mkrtchyan, A. Odzimek, J.-P. Raulin, D. Robert, H. Silva, J. Tacza, Y. Yair, R. Yaniv, A global atmospheric electricity monitoring network for climate and geophysical research, J. of Atmospheric and Solar-Terrestrial Physics, 184, 18-29,, 2019.

E. R. Hunting, R. Giles Harrison, Andreas Bruder, Peter M. van Bodegom, Harm G. van der Geest, Andries A. Kampfraath, Michel Vorenhout, Wim Admiraal, Casper Cusell and Mark O. Gessner Atmospheric Electricity Influencing Biogeochemical Processes in Soils and Sediments, Front. Physiol.,, 2019.

I. Mironova, G. Bazilevskaya, G. Kovaltsov, A. Artamonov, E. Rozanov, A. Mishev, V. Makhmutov, A. Karagodin, K. Golubenko, Spectra of high energy electron precipitation and atmospheric ionization rates retrieval from balloon measurements, Science of the Total Environment, 693, 133242,, 2019.

Yoav Yair, YuvalReuveni, Shai Katz, Colin Price, Roy Yaniv, Strong electric fields observed during snow storms on Mt. Hermon, Israel, Atmospheric Research, 215, 208-213, 2019.

Prácser, E., Bozóki, T., Sátori, G.,Williams, E., Guha, A., & Yu, H., Reconstruction of global lightning activity based on Schumann resonance measurements: Model description and synthetic tests, Radio Science, 54,254–267., 2019.

Tamás Bozóki, Ernő Prácser, Gabriella Sátori, Gergely Dálya, Kornél Kapás, János Takátsy, Modeling Schumann resonances with schupy, J. of Atmospheric and Solar-Terrestrial Physics, 196, 2019, 105144,

Karagodin A., E. Rozanov, E. Mareev, I. Mironova, E. Volodin, K. Golubenko, The representation of ionospheric potential in the global chemistry-climate model SOCOL, Science of The Total Environment, 697, 20 December 2019, 134172, 2019.

Golubenko K.,, E. Rozanov, I. Mironova, A. Karagodin, I. Usoskin, Natural sources of ionization and their impact on atmospheric electricity, Geophysical Research Letters, 47, 12, e2020GL088619,

Pablo Fdez-Arroyabe, Jesus Fornieles-Callejón, Ana Santurtún, Leonna Szangolies, Reik V. Donner, Schumann resonance and cardiovascular hospital admission in the area of Granada, Spain: An event coincidence analysis approach. Science of the Total Environment, 705 (2020) 135813

Pablo Fdez-Arroyabe, Ciro Luis Salcines Suárez, Ion-Andrei Nita, Pavlos Kassomenos, Elias Petrou, Ana Santurtún, Electrical characterization of circulation weather types in Northern Spain based on atmospheric nanoparticles measurements: A pilot study. Science of the Total Environment, 704 (2020) 135320.

Aleksandra Nina, Sergey Pulinets, Pier Francesco Biagi, Giovanni Nico, ... Luka C̆. Popović, Variation in natural short-period ionospheric noise, and acoustic and gravity waves revealed by the amplitude analysis of a VLF radio signal on the occasion of the Kraljevo earthquake (Mw = 5.4), Science of the Total Environment, 710(2020) 136406.

Susana Barbosa, Ambient radioactivity and atmospheric electric field: A joint study in an urban environment, J. of Environmental Radioactivity, 219, 2020,

Arnone, E., Bór, J., Chanrion, O. et al. Climatology of Transient Luminous Events and Lightning Observed Above Europe and the Mediterranean Sea. Surv Geophys., 41, 167–199 (2020).

Orcioni S., A. Paffi, F. Apollonio, M. Liberti, Revealing Spectrum Features of Stochastic Neuron Spike Trains, Mathematics, 8,6,1011,2020,
Special Issue in Int. J. Biometeorol:

Fdez-Arroyabe, P., Kourtidis, K., Haldoupis, C. et al. Glossary on atmospheric electricity and its effects on biology. Int. J. Biometeorol., 65, 5–29 (2021).

Savoska, S., Fdez-Arroyabe, P., Cifra, M. et al. Toward the creation of an ontology for the coupling of atmospheric electricity with biological systems. Int. J. Biometeorol., 65, 31–44 (2021).

Hunting, E.R., Matthews, J., de Arróyabe Hernáez, P.F. et al. Challenges in coupling atmospheric electricity with biological systems. Int. J. Biometeorol., 65, 45–58 (2021).

Cifra, M., Apollonio, F., Liberti, M. et al. Possible molecular and cellular mechanisms at the basis of atmospheric electromagnetic field bioeffects. Int. J. Biometeorol., 65, 59–67 (2021).

Ćujić, M., Janković Mandić, L., Petrović, J. et al. Radon-222: environmental behavior and impact to (human and non-human) biota. Int. J. Biometeorol., 65, 69–83 (2021).

Price, C., Williams, E., Elhalel, G. et al. Natural ELF fields in the atmosphere and in living organisms. Int. J. Biometeorol., 65, 85–92 (2021).

Kourtidis, K., Szabóné André, K., Karagioras, A. et al. The influence of circulation weather types on the exposure of the biosphere to atmospheric electric fields. Int. J. Biometeorol., 65, 93–105 (2021).

Riancho, J., Sanchez de la Torre, J., Paz-Fajardo, L. et al. The role of magnetic fields in neurodegenerative diseases. Int. J. Biometeorol., 65, 107–117 (2021).

Presentations in scientific conferences/proceedings including acknowledgements to COST CA15211

Teplan M., I. Bajla, O. Štrbák, M. Cifra, Development of experimental platform for monitoring biological response of cells to weak low frequency electromagnetic fields, 11th International Conference on Measurement, DOI: 10.23919/MEASUREMENT.2017.7983580, 2017.

Karagodin A., The first outcomes and further plans of incorporating GEC into the chemical climate models, Oral presentation at the 8th International Student’s Conference “Science and Progress-2017”. “Science and Progress-2017” was held in Russia in Saint-Petersburg State University (Saint-Petersburg, Peterhof, Russia) from 13th to 17th November 2017. A. Karagodin presented the results of his STSM, 2017.

Oikonomou C., Belehaki A., Tsagouri I., Haralambous H., Haldoupis H., Meek C., Investigation of Sporadic E tidal variability and characteristics observed with the Athens Digisonde, EGU General Assembly 2017, Abstract EGU2017-13392, 2107.

Md Golam Mostafa, Haris Haralambous, Christina Oikonomou: Statistical properties of ionospheric E- and F1-layer measured with the Cyprus Digisonde and comparisons with IRI predictions, 42nd COSPAR Scientific Assembly, 14-22 July, 2018.

Haralambous H., C. Oikonomou, I. Tsagouri, A. Belehaki, D. Buresova, and Z. Mošna, Sporadic E tidal variability and characteristics over three mid‐latitude Digisonde stations, SCOSTEP 14th Quadrennial Solar-Terrestrial Physics Symposium, Toronto, Canada, 9 – 13 Jul 2018.3.Attila Buzás, Tamás Horváth, Veronika Barta, and József Bór, Revisiting the decreasing trend of atmospheric electrical potential gradient measured in Central Europe at Nagycenk, Hungary, EGU General Assembly 2018, Vienna 8-13 April 2018 (poster), Geophysical Research Abstracts Vol. 20, EGU2018-6723, 2018.

Attila Buzás, Tamás Horváth, Veronika Barta, and József Bór, Revisiting the decreasing trend of atmospheric electrical potential gradient measured in Central Europe at Nagycenk, Hungary, EGU General Assembly 2018, Vienna 8-13 April 2018 (poster), Geophysical Research Abstracts Vol. 20, EGU2018-6723, 2018.

Kourtidis K. and the COST Action CA15211 Team, Atmospheric Electricity Network: coupling with the Earth System, climate and biological systems, EGU General Assembly 2018, Vienna 8-13 April 2018 (oral), Geophysical Research Abstracts Vol. 20, EGU2018-4410, 2018.

Kourtidis K., Atmospheric Electricity coupling with the Earth System, climate and biological systems: A review, Book of abstracts, 14th International Conference in Meteorology, Climatology and Atmospheric Physics, COMECAP2018, ISBN 978-960-98220-4-6, Alexandroupolis, p. 22, 2018.

Michal Teplan ; Martin Bereta ; Ivan Bajla ; Katarína Bartošová ; Tomáš Dermek ; Yvonne Haba ; Michal Chifra, Measurement of Weak Low Frequency Electromagnetic Field Effects on Cells, 2018 EMF-Med 1st World Conference on Biomedical Applications of Electromagnetic Fields (EMF-Med), DOI: 10.23919/EMF-MED.2018.8526049, 2018.

M. Cifra ; D. Havelka ; O. Krivosudsky ; J. Prusa , Microwave Bandgap Structure for Detecting Changes in Dynamics of Water Molecules, Pro. IEEE, 12th International Congress on Artificial Materials for Novel Wave Phenomena - Metamaterials 2018 Espoo, Finland, Aug. 27th- Sept. 1th 2018, p.81-83, doi:10.1109/MetaMaterials.2018.8534039, 2019.

Martin Bereta ; Michal Teplan ; Petra Vahalová ; Michal Cifra , Monitoring of Hydroxyl Radical Induced Oxidation of Yeast Cells Using Biological Autoluminescence Publisher: IEEE, MEASUREMENT 2019, Proceedings of the 12th International Conference, Smolenice, Slovakia, p. 248-251, 2019.

Nina A., G. Nico, L. Č. Popović, Vladimir M. Čadež, Milan Radovanović,NATURAL DISASTERS AND LOW IONOSPHERIC DISTURBANCES DETECTED BY BELGRADE VLF/LF RECEIVER STATION In: Integrations of satellite and ground-based observations and multi-disciplinarity in research and prediction of different types of hazards in Solar system, Petnica Science Center, Valjevo, Serbia, May 10-13, 2019, Book of Abstracts, Eds. Aleksandra Nina, Milan Radovanović and Vladimir A. Srećković, p. 31-32, 2019.

Kourtidis K. et al., Work within the COST Action ELECTRONET on the coupling of the atmospheric electric circuit to earthquakes, lightning and the sus-earth environment, EUROPLANET workshop: Integrations of satellite and ground-based observations and multi-disciplinarity in research and prediction of different types of hazards in Solar system, Petnica Science Center, Valjevo, Serbia, 10-13.5.2019, p. 17 of Book of abstracts (eds. A. Nina, M. Radovanovic and V.A. Sreckovic), 2019.

Barta V., C. Oikonomou, H. Haralambous, J. Bór, G. Sátori, A. Karagioras, and K. Kourtidis, Investigation of Possible Anomalies in Potential Gradient Records Prior to Recent Large European Earthquakes, 27th IUGG General Assembly, Montreal, Canada, 8-18.7.2019.

Kourtidis K., A. Karagioras, and A. Nita, The influence of circulation weather types on the atmospheric DC electric environment near the ground, Geophysical Research Abstracts Vol. 21, EGU2019-3860, 2019, EGU General Assembly 2019.

Marracino P., L. Caramazza, M. Liberti and F. Apollonio, "Electroporation Mechanisms: The Role of Lipid Orientation in the Kinetics of Pore Formation*," 2020 42nd Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine & Biology Society (EMBC), Montreal, QC, Canada, 2020, pp. 2235-2238, doi: 10.1109/EMBC44109.2020.9175706.

Papers mentioning use of CA15211 data or mentioning CA15211 indirect contribution

Grujovski B., S. Savoska, A. Bocevska, N. Tabakovska-Blazheska (2020) Evaluation of the Ontology Visualization using Key Performance Indicators. In: 10th International Conference on Applied Information and Internet Technologies - AIIT 2020, October 16th, Zrenjanin, Serbia.
Aplin, K. L.: Introduction to the special issue “Atmospheric electrical observatories”, Hist. Geo Space. Sci., 11, 137–138,, 2020.