Martina Slámová

Martina Slámová
Technical University in Zvolen · UNESCO Department for Ecological Awareness and Sustainable Development

PhD.

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November 2017 - November 2017
Università degli Studi di Torino
Position
  • Professor (Assistant)
Description
  • Erasmus+ staff mobility: https://didattica.polito.it/zxd/cms_data/attachment/15/2017%20Lecture%20Slamova.pdf
June 2014 - June 2014
Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava
Position
  • Professor (Assistant)
Description
  • Teacher at the "international workshop to the project ERASMUS IP “Multilateral Education and Interdisciplinary Approach in European Context III (MEIA-EUC III), project No: 13203-1048/BRATISL01 held in Banská Štiavnica"
April 2014 - April 2014
University of Florence
Position
  • Professor (Assistant)
Description
  • Erasmus+ staff mobility

Publications

Publications (75)
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As one of the largest cities in Slovakia, Bratislava needs to proceed with the greenery concept with regard to mechanisms for adapting to climate change. The potential of developing new areas can be seen in public, semi-public, and private spaces. In this sense, the aim of our research was to map the current situation of urban greenery in the city,...
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This article demonstrates the application of the methods unravelling microtopographic features, specifically, sunken linear landforms indicating remains of historical trackways in forests. These are related to the ‘Magna Via’ route in the vicinity of the Deserted Castle and the Peťuša Castle in Central Slovakia. The microtopography validation datas...
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Changes of the antenna models on permanent global navigation satellite system (GNSS) stations can lead to jumps and discontinuities in the coordinate time series. In this paper, the results of research on the adequacy of the antenna phase centre corrections (PCC) variations are presented by analysing its component—the antennas’ phase centre offset...
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Fotografie nemajú ilustračný význam, ale sú dôkazovým materiálom stavu krajiny a nástrojom pre monitorovanie zmien. Charakteristický vzhľad krajiny svojim obsahom (štruktúra krajinnej pokrývky a textúry) vytvárajú chránené územia svetového, európskeho a národného významu, ktorých výskyt v predmetnom širšom území korešponduje s prevažujúcim krajinný...
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Today, farmers are multioptional entrepreneurs, demanding far more skills than only those of agricultural production. The awareness of European agricultural landscape (EAL) values should enable farmers to create new business strategies. Open education repositories (OERs) based on online vocational education and training (VET) are still not widespre...
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Special types of rural settlements in Slovakia, so-called dispersed settlements, are typical of several regions in the country. They are recognized as specific elements in a landscape and have a strong effect on local identity. They are a part of a historical landscape structure, constituting a unique natural and cultural heritage. For this reason,...
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Water meadows or flooded meadows are known from many European countries. A historical irrigation system—catchworks—was identified in only one locality in Slovakia. This article brings a methodical approach to the identification of catchworks on mountain slopes. The main aim was to delineate catchworks using terrain and land use geospatial data inte...
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En Eslovaquia, el cultivo del viñedo se remonta a la época romana. Los entornos naturales limitan la distribución de los viñedos en zonas con orientación sur, principalmente en las tierras bajas y las estribaciones de los Cárpatos. Basándonos en un análisis DAFO, seleccionamos tres zonas de estudio en los que se evaluó la urbanización, restauración...
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The knowledge of tree characteristics, especially the shape of standing trees, is important for living tree volume estimation, the computation of a wide range of forest stand features, and the evaluation of stand stability. Nowadays, nondestructive and accurate approaches to data collection in the forest environment are required. Therefore, the imp...
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The FEAL project, developed and accepted in the frame of Erasmus+ Key Action 2 (Cooperation for innovation and the exchange of good practices), took place from 01.12.2016 until 31.05.2019. The article gives an overview of the project, the project's partners, aims and findings and last but not least the results and where to find them. 1 What is FEAL...
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The intention of the article is to demonstrate how data from historical maps might be applied in the process of flood risk assessment in peri-urban zones located in floodplains and be complementary datasets to the national flood maps. The research took place in two industrial parks near the rivers Žitava and Nitra in the town of Vráble (the oldest...
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Publikácia "Postavenie mladých ľudí v regióne: metodický materiál." je dostupná online: https://pubhtml5.com/jhrr/vhwg. Metodická príručka vznikla v rámci projektu Vidiecka mládež v regióne (VMR) je podporený Európskym sociálnym fondom Európskej komisie v rámci operačného programu Efektívna verejná správa (EVS DOP-PO1-SC1.1-2017-5) v rámci priori...
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The FEAL project focused on demonstrating how multifunctional and sustainable agriculture works in practice, compiling twenty eight case studies (CS) representing best practices. It resulted in the development of online training and educational material for young farmers. The project had the ambition to collect a large variety of case studies in di...
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In Europe, a broad variety of agricultural landscape types have originated as a result of traditional farming activities and landscape diversity maintenance over centuries. The rapid development of socio-economic activities during the twentieth century caused significant loss of traditional rural landscapes. Traditional/historical European agricult...
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From the Middle Ages until the twentieth century, water meadows in Europe were primarily irrigated to improve their productivity and to lengthen the growing season. They were water management systems designed to collect and use water and to discharge it: water had to be kept moving. This chapter presents a general overview and a history of research...
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Experience with Erasmus+ programme and supporting rural communities
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Historical structures of the agricultural landscapes (HSAL) result from interactions among natural and human factors within a geographic area. The paper is focused on HSAL consisting of arable land and grassland with the typical occurrence of terraces. This type was found in 23 localities, covering 23.85% of the agricultural land in the cadastral d...
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An active gully-related landslide system is located in a deep valley under forest canopy cover. Generally, point clouds from forested areas have a lack of data connectivity, and optical parameters of scanning cameras lead to different densities of point clouds. Data noise or systematic errors (missing data) make the automatic identification of land...
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Landscape retains tangible or symbolic traces of local, regional, national and European history. The highlighting of this history through landscape protection, management and planning contributes to Europeans' fulfilment and to the consolidation of the Council of Europe's funding principles (CoE, 2000). Rising awareness of the worth and cultural va...
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Agricultural production depends on many natural conditions, and the direct sale of agricultural products from farms is not easy. Therefore, farmers should be considered as multi-optional entrepreneurs with a corresponding education. The FEAL project no. 2016-1-SK01-KA202-022502 offers an open access online training system based on case studies, e-a...
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Hodnota polnohospodárskej krajiny katastrálneho územia Horného Tisovníka nespocíva v úrodnej pôde, ale v rozsiahlom systéme polnohospodárskych terás pretrvávajúcich v území najmenej 250-300 rokov. Terasy reprezentujú výnimocné kultúrne a historické dedičstvo. Hlavným cielom príspevku je objasnenie vzniku a vývoja terás s využitím metodických prístu...
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The FEAL project: Multifunctional Farming for the sustainability of European agricultural landscapes (EALs) focuses on the vocational training of small, family and young farmers. The FEAL questionnaire survey underlined the importance of the bottom-up approach towards landscape protection. Finding new functions within existing structures and provid...
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The use of renewable energy (RE) resources is one of the priorities of the energy policy in Slovakia but their potential is still underexploited. Hydroelectric energy is the most utilised RE resource due to its long tradition and naturally high potential in Slovakia. Large and medium-sized photovoltaic installations are not frequent and they were e...
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The town of Zvolen was founded on an ancient trade route. Forests occupy more than half of its cadastral district and nearly a half the area is expected to be a recreational zone according to a urban planning documentation. The article focuses on the forest quality assessment using criteria (A and VA) indicating forest values and their accessibilit...
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- Adequate, costless and time-saving techniques - image-based identification, mapping and measurement of small-scale landforms. - The compatibility of systems & data interoperability is important and a high degree of automations is expected when civic technologies are applied in land survey.
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Abstract Slope failures are financially devastating natural hazards that contribute to land degradation in many areas throughout the world. The adaptation of civic technologies (Google Tango) in a field survey of landslides was examined. Data acquired from different resources and processed using different technologies were merged into a single mode...
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In Slovakia European chestnut (Castanea sativa Mill.) is a rare fructiferous tree species. However, it makes a relevant contribution to preserving the traditional agricultural landscape and at the same time is a suitable tree species for the establishment of agroforestry systems. Populations of this useful crop represent significative biotopes, whi...
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Te cadastral districts of Stredné Plachtince and Horné Plachtince are situated in the southern part of the krupinská Planina Mts. in the carpathian Mts. and about one-third of both the dis- tricts is made up of traditional agricultural landscape. Sweet chestnut fnds here suitable natural conditions for its growth. Te article focuses on the chestn...
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The cadastral district of Horný Tisovník represents a traditionally managed Carpathian mountain agricultural landscape with extensive terraces. It was historically governed by two counties with different feudal economic systems – agricultural and industrial. This paper aims to enrich traditional methods in environmental history. We applied geospati...
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The cadastral districts of Stredné Plachtince and Horné Plachtince are situated in the southern part of the Krupinská Planina Mts. in the Carpathian Mts. and about one-third of both the districts is made up of the traditional agricultural landscape. Sweet chestnut finds here suitable natural conditions for its growth. The article focuses on the che...
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Wooded grasslands have always played an important role in rural life with changing issues: They are of high importance for questions of biodiversity, soil, and water resources and in preserving agricultural heritage, but their maintenance is labor intensive. Abandoned wooded grasslands undergo succession, and food production alone does not support...
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The town of Zvolen lies on river terraces and flood plains of the Zvolenská Kotlina basin. Decidual forests spread in the southern and the western part of the cadastral area in the Kremnické Vrchy Mts. and Javorie Mts. At present, the rivers Hron, Neresnica and Slatina leave the Zvolenská Kotlina basin through major landforms - antecedent valleys b...
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Studied area is located in the vicinity of the Poľana Protected Landscape Area, where “Man and the Biosphere Programme” is implemented under the auspices of the UNESCO organization. Region was colonized during the 17thcentury by pastorals and later by peasants. Relatively, late colonization process was caused by harsh climatic, soil, and terrain co...
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Studied area is located in the vicinity of the Poľana Protected Landscape Area, where “Man and the Biosphere Programme” is implemented under the auspices of the UNESCO organization. Region was colonized during the 17th century by pastorals and later by peasants. Relatively, late colonization process was caused by harsh climatic, soil, and terrain c...
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The studied agricultural landscape is situated to the south and southeast from the volcanic mass of Polana. Terrain of the sub-mountain area is smoothly denudated because it had been eroded for a long time before the volcanic period. Valleys of the Bystry potok and Riecka streams correspond with tectonic faults. The region was colonized during the...
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Relations of natural conditions to urbanization is rather a broad theme. Thus, we focused on such natural conditions which have influenced location of settlements since medieval ages and which have affected the future urban sprawl negatively. The main objective focuses on scientific explanation of the settlements genesis in the Carpathian Neogene b...
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The study area of the Riečka water catchment is located in the vicinity of the Poľana Protected Landscape Area, where the “Man and the Biosphere Programme” has been implemented under the auspices of the UNESCO organisation. The region was colonized during the 17th century by pastorals, and later by peasants. Traditional forms of agriculture have pe...
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The study area of the Riečka water catchment is located in the vicinity of the Poľana Protected Landscape Area, where the “Man and the Biosphere Programme” The region was colonized during the 17th century and traditional forms of agriculture have persisted in the landscape till today. Soils are slightly fertile and annual rainfall is within the ran...
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Interactive visualization of historical objects in the landscape has been a hot topic in the field of geography for and geographic information systems (GIS), and it has been applied in the territorial and spatial development (Krätzig, Warren-Kretzschmar, 2014), while in Slovakia the topic is less known. Disseminating options of new knowledge on his...
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Interactive visualization of historical objects in the landscape has been a hot topic in the field of geography for and geographic information systems (GIS), and it has been applied in the territorial and spatial development (Krätzig, Warren-Kretzschmar, 2014), while in Slovakia the topic is less known. Disseminating options of new knowledge on his...
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We proposed the development of a mobile application that might be an interactive guide of publicly available virtual guide through a genepool orchard of rare species of fruit trees. It was co-ordinated by The State Nature Conservancy of the Slovak Republic under the administration of The Landscape Protected Area of the White Carpathians. We present...
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Valuable historical rural landscapes are found in the sub-mountainous and mountainous regions of the Carpathian Mountains in Slovakia. Authors contributed to the research about historical landscape structures (HLS) by several methods. Method of ‘identification and assessment of characteristic landscape’ was developed in order to provide maintenance...
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The soil production attributes of historical agrarian terraced fields were examined in the Budina cadastral area of the Ostrozky Mountains. This landscape represents a unique sub-mountainous Carpathian landscape with farms that use a historically preserved triple-field agricultural system. We determined the geo-spatial parameters of different types...
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Natural heritage of the Polana Biosphere Reserve (BR) is concentrated in forests of the Polana mountain. A valuable traditional agricultural landscape with scattered settlements is situated in the southern part of the mountain. The traditionally farmed habitats of grasslands have declined due to difficult socio-economic conditions and harsh natural...
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Accession Number WOS:000390842200020 The area investigated around the Deserted Castle is covered by forests and is nowadays a popular recreational zone for the town of Zvolen. Comprehensive archaeological research of the medieval castle was supplemented by the investigation of lesser-known historical landforms in the vicinity of the site. We focus...
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The area investigated around the Deserted Castle is covered by forests and is nowadays a popular recreational zone for the town of Zvolen. Comprehensive archaeological research of the medieval castle was supplemented by the investigation of lesser-known historical landforms in the vicinity of the site. We focused on historical landforms with commun...
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Publikácia je výstupom komplexného spracovania a vypovedacej možnosti dochovaného archeologického materiálu z Dolného hradu Pustého hradu vo Zvolene za výskumné sezóny 2009 – 2014. Kniha referuje o osídlení lokality od najstaršieho obdobia až do novoveku a predstavuje všetky druhy objavených archeologických i stavebno-historických nálezov. Ponúka z...
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The studied locality is situated close to the Deserted Castle, near the Zvolen city, in the central part of Slovakia. Locality called Drahy attracted us by various anthropogenic relief forms that are primarily related to significant medieval settlements. The object of our research is a system of hollow ways on the northern and eastern foothills of...
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The identification and mapping of historical anthropogenic and natural relief forms in forest stands by laser scanning and gaining the large-scale aerial photography data is always related to inability of the data collection with the required density of points per square meter with feasible economic costs. This fact leads to inaccuracies or general...
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The main aim of research is identification of the medieval settlements and historical roads in dependence to natural factors. Attributes of natural environment had limited their location in landscape during the medieval ages. Medieval settlements were studied in the region around Zvolen. Relatives of historical roads to relief attributes are studie...
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Valuable historical rural landscapes are found in the sub-mountainous and mountainous regions of the Carpathian Mountains in Slovakia. Authors contributed to the research about historical landscape structures (HLS) by several methods. Method of ‘identification and assessment of characteristic landscape’ was developed in order to provide maintenance...
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Valuable historical rural landscapes are found in the sub-mountainous and mountainous regions of the Carpathian Mountains in Slovakia. Authors contributed to the research about historical landscape structures (HLS) by several methods. Method of ‘identification and assessment of characteristic landscape’ was developed in order to provide maintenance...
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Our study area is known in Slovakia by numerous features of cultural heritage and large natural preserved areas. But there exist also profound values in unprotected landscape settings and they are endangered by uncontrolled urban development. The main goal of our study includes examining the relationship between natural conditions and settlement lo...
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Plany krajobrazowo-ekologiczne stanowią istniejące od dawna zjawisko w systemie planowania przestrzennego w Słowacji. Referat przedstawia prace przygotowawcze dla opracowania dokumentacji przestrzenno-urbanistycznej (DPU) dla miasta Zwolenia, wykonane przez autorów w latach 2004–2005. Poza zwykłymi procedurami metodycznymi, włączyli oni do nich spe...
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Od roku 1994 zagadnienie krajobrazu stało się ważnym przedmiotem w Instytucie Planowania i Projektowania Krajobrazu na Wydziale Ekologii i Nauk o Środowisku Politechniki w Zwoleniu (Słowacja). Koniecznym wymogiem jest stosowanie metod interaktywnych oraz przetwarzanie i opracowywanie dokumentacji nie tylko z udziałem ekspertów, ale także władz loka...

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