Jarosław Tyszka

Principal research interests
micropalaeontology, paleobiology, cell biology, theoretical morphology, palaeoecology, palaeoceanography, palaeoclimatology

Address:
Instytut Nauk Geologicznych Polskiej Akademii Nauk (ING PAN)
Institute of Geological Sciences, Polish Academy of Sciences
Ośrodek Badawczy w Krakowie - Research Centre in Cracow
ul. Senacka 1, 31-002 Kraków, Poland

Position: Professor of the ING PAN
Head of BIOGEO

phone (+48) 12 422 19 10; fax (+48) 12 422 16 09
(+48) 12 3705 216
e-mail: j.tyszka@ingpan.krakow.pl 

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Academic degrees

1990  -  M.Sc. in Geology 
Jagiellonian University, Faculty of Biology and Earth Sciences (Kraków, Poland);
Stratigraphy and palaeoenvironmental analysis of the Podzamcze Limestone Formation (Bajocian, Pieniny Klippen Belt).”
Supervisor: Prof. dr hab. M. Adam Gasiński (Jagiellonian University)

1995  -  Ph.D. in Geology 
Polish Academy of Sciences; Instutite of Geological Sciences
Mid Jurassic palaeoenvironment and benthic communities in the Pieniny Klippen and Magura basins, Pieniny Klippen Belt, Poland
Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Ing. Krzysztof Birkenmajer (Polish Academy of Sciences)

2006  -  Habilitation
Institute of Geological Sciences,  P.A.S.

Professional career

1990 - 1991  -  University of Minning & Metalurgy, Department of Geology, Kraków, Poland - Teaching Assistant

1991 - 1992  -  University College London (UK), Postgraduate Unit of Micropalaeontology; research fellowship

1992, February  -  industrial experience with Stratigraphic Services International Ltd. Guildford, UK.

1995 - 1997  -  Research Centre in Kraków of the Institute of Geological Sciences, Polish Academy of Sciences - Assistant

1995 - 1996  -  Federal Institute of Geosciences and Natural Resources (BGR), Hannover (Germany), post-doc

1997 - 2006  -  Research Centre in Kraków of the Institute of Geological Sciences, Polish Academy of Sciences - Tutor (Adjunct)

1999 - 2000  -  Federal Institute of Geosciences and Natural Resources (BGR), Hannover (Germany), post-doc

2006 - 2017  -  Deputy Head  of the  Research Centre in Kraków -  Associate Professor (docent)

2018 - Today - Head of BIOGEO Group - Professor of the ING PAN

Principal research publications

2020

  • Goleń, J., Tyszka, J., Bickmeyer, U., & Bijma, J. (2020). SiR-actin-labelled granules in foraminifera: patterns, dynamics, and hypotheses. Biogeosciences17(4), 995-1011.
  • Radmacher, W., Kobos, K., Tyszka, J., Jarzynka, A., & Arz, J. A. (2020). Palynological indicators of palaeoenvironmental perturbations in the Basque-Cantabrian Basin during the latest Cretaceous (Zumaia, northern Spain). Marine and Petroleum Geology112, 104107.

2019

  • Frontalini, F., Losada, M. T., Toyofuku, T., Tyszka, J., Goleń, J., de Nooijer, L., ... Ikuta, T. (2019). Foraminiferal ultrastructure: a perspective from fluorescent and fluorogenic probes. Journal of Geophysical Research: Biogeosciences124(9), 2823-2850.
  • Goleń, J., Tyszka, J., Bickmeyer, U., & Bijma, J. (2019). Dynamics and organization of actin-labelled granules as a rapid transport mode of actin cytoskeleton components in Foraminifera. Biogeosciences Discussions, 1-25.
  • Niezgodzki, I., Knorr, G., Tyszka, J., & Lohmann, G. (2019, January). Extremely low seasonality in the Late Cretaceous Arctic Ocean simulated by the Earth system model. In Geophysical Research Abstracts (Vol. 21).
  • Niezgodzki, I., Tyszka, J., Knorr, G., & Lohmann, G. (2019). Was the Arctic Ocean ice free during the latest Cretaceous? The role of CO2 and gateway configurations. Global and planetary change177, 201-212.
  • Radmacher, W., Niezgodzki, I., Tyszka, J., Mangerud, G., & Pearce, M. A. (2019). Palynology vs. model simulation: oceanographic reconstruction of incomplete data from the Cretaceous Greenland–Norwegian Seaway. Newsletters on Stratigraphy.
  • Tyszka, J., Bickmeyer, U., Raitzsch, M., Bijma, J., Kaczmarek, K., Mewes, A., ... & Janse, M. (2019). Form and function of F-actin during biomineralization revealed from live experiments on foraminifera. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences116 (10), 4111-4116.

2018

  • Bojanowski, M. J., Ciurej, A., Haczewski, G., Jokubauskas, P., Schouten, S., Tyszka, J., & Bijl, P. K. (2018). The Central Paratethys during Oligocene as an ancient counterpart of the present-day Black Sea: Unique records from the coccolith limestones. Marine Geology403, 301-328.
  • Nagai, Y., Uematsu, K., Chen, C., Wani, R., Tyszka, J., & Toyofuku, T. (2018). Weaving of biomineralization framework in rotaliid foraminifera: implications for paleoceanographic proxies. Biogeosciences15(22), 6773.

2017

  • Komosinski, M., Mensfelt, A., Tyszka, J., Goleń, J. (2017). Multi-agent simulation of benthic foraminifera response to annual variability of feeding fluxes. Journal of computational science21, 419-431.
  • Niezgodzki, I., Knorr, G., Lohmann, G., Tyszka, J., Markwick, P. J. (2017). Late Cretaceous climate simulations with different CO2 levels and subarctic gateway configurations: A model‐data comparison. Paleoceanography32(9), 980-998
  • Niezgodzki, I., Knorr, G., Lohmann, G., Tyszka, J. (2017, April). Impact of Northern Hemisphere polar gateways on the Arctic Ocean climate during the latest Cretaceous as simulated by an Earth System Model. In EGU General Assembly Conference Abstracts (Vol. 19, p. 3220).
  • Radmacher, W., Tyszka, J., Mangerud, G., Pearce, M. (2017, April). Dinoflagellate cyst biostratigraphy of the Upper Cretaceous succession in the sub-Arctic region. In EGU General Assembly Conference Abstracts (Vol. 19, p. 7745).
  • Radmacher, W., Niezgodzki, I., Setoyama, E., Tyszka, J., Mangerud, G., Kaminski, M. A., ... Lohmann, G. (2017, April). Freshwater forcing on the greenhouse Arctic climate in the Late Cretaceous: Implications from proxies and model simulations.In EGU General Assembly Conference Abstracts (Vol. 19, p. 7945).
  • Topa, P., Faber, Ł., Tyszka, J., Komosinski, M. (2017). Modelling ecology and evolution of Foraminifera in the agent-oriented distributed platform. Journal of Computational Science18, 69-84.
  • Setoyama, E., Kaminski, M., Tyszka, J., (2017). Late Cretaceous–Paleogene foraminiferal morphogroups as palaeoenvironmental tracers of the rifted Labrador margin, northern proto-Atlantic. Grzybowski Foundation Special Publication22, 179-220.

2016

  • Komosinski, M., Mensfelt, A., Topa, P., & Tyszka, J. (2016). Application of a morphological similarity measure to the analysis of shell morphogenesis in Foraminifera. In Man–Machine Interactions 4 (pp. 215-224). Springer, Cham.
  • Lohmann, G., Niezgodzki, I., Knorr, G., Tyszka, J., & Markwick, P. (2015, April). Climate sensitivity under present and Late Cretaceous background conditions. In EGU General Assembly Conference Abstracts (Vol. 17).

2015

  • Lohmann, G., Niezgodzki, I., Knorr, G., Tyszka, J., & Markwick, P. (2015, April). Climate sensitivity under present and Late Cretaceous background conditions. In EGU General Assembly Conference Abstracts (Vol. 17).
  • Niezgodzki, I., Knorr, G., Lohmann, G., Tyszka, J. (2015, April). Impact of marine gateways on the Northern Hemisphere polar climate in the Late Cretaceous as simulated by an Earth System Model. In EGU General Assembly Conference Abstracts (Vol. 17).
  • Radmacher, W., Mangerud, G., Tyszka, J. (2015). Dinoflagellate cyst biostratigraphy of Upper Cretaceous strata from two wells in the Noegian Sea. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology216, 18-32.
  • Tyszka, J., Raitzsch, M., Bijma, J., Höher, N., Bickmeyer, U., Rivera-Ingraham, G., ... & Travis, J. (2015, April). Morphogenetic role of F-actin meshwork in chamber formation: immunolabeling results from symbiont bearing benthic foraminifera. In EGU General Assembly Conference Abstracts (Vol. 17). 

2014

  • Radmacher, W., Tyszka, J., Mangerud, G. (2014). Distribution and biostratigraphical significance of Heterosphaeridium bellii sp. nov. and other Late Cretaceous dinoflagellate cysts from the southwestern Barents Sea. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology, 201, 29-40.

2013

2012

  • Tyszka J., 2012. Bartensteinites campanulatus nov. gen, nov. sp. - functional morphology of a new foraminiferal genus from the Albian of the Lower Saxony Basin. Neues Jahrbuch für Geologie und Paläontologie - Abhandlungen, Vol. 266 (3): 273-282; DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1127/0077-7749/2012/0283.
  • Hart M. B., Hudson W., Christopher W. Smart C. W., Tyszka J., 2012. A reassessment of 'Globigerina bathoniana' Pazdrowa, 1969 and the palaeoceanographic significance of Jurassic planktic foraminifera from southern Poland. Journal of Micropalaeontology 31(1): 97-109.
  • Topa P., Tyszka J., Bowser S. S., Travis J. L., 2012. DPD model of foraminiferal chamber formation: simulation of actin meshwork - membrane interactions. Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS), Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg, 669-678.  PDF file 

2011

  • Kaminski M. A., Cetean C. G., Tyszka J., 2011. Nomenclature to describe the transition from multiserial to uniserial chamber arrangement in benthic foraminifera. Journal of Micropalaeontology 30(1): 7-10.
  • Setoyama E., Kaminski M.A., Tyszka J., 2011. Late Cretaceous agglutinated foraminifera and implications for the biostratigraphy and palaeobiogeography of the southwestern Barents Sea. In: Kaminski, M.A., Filipescu, S. (Eds), Proceedings of the Eighth International Workshop on Agglutinated Foraminifera. Grzybowski Foundation Special Publication 6, pp. 251-309.
  • Setoyama, E., Kaminski, M.A., Tyszka, J., 2011. A study of Campanian agglutinated foraminifera from the Lomonosov Ridge, IODP Leg 302, ACEX, in the paleogeographic context of the Arctic. Micropalentology 57, no. 6: 507-530.
  • Setoyama, E., Kaminski, M.A., Tyszka, J., 2011. The Late Cretaceous-Early Paleocene palaeobathymetric trends in the southwestern Barents Sea - Palaeoenvironmental implications of benthic foraminiferal assemblage analysis. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology307 (1-4), 44-58. doi:10.1016/j.palaeo.2011.04.021
  • Setoyama, E., Kaminski, M.A., Tyszka, J., 2011. Late Cretaceous Agglutinated Foraminifera and Implications for the Biostratigraphy and Palaeobiogeography of the southwestern Barents Sea. In: Kaminski, M.A., Filipescu, S. (Eds), Proceedings of the Eighth International Workshop on Agglutinated Foraminifera. Grzybowski Foundation Special Publication, 6, pp. 251-309.
  • Cetean, C.G., Setoyama, E., Kaminski, M.A., Neagu, T., Bubík, M., Filipescu, S., Tyszka, J., 2011. Eobigenerina, a cosmopolitan deep-water agglutinated foraminifer, and remarks on late Paleozoic to Mesozoic species formerly assigned to Pseudobolivina and Bigenerina. In: Kaminski, M.A., Filipescu, S. (Eds), Proceedings of the Eighth International Workshop on Agglutinated Foraminifera. Grzybowski Foundation Special Publication, 16, pp. 19-27.

2010

  • Tyszka, J., Jach, R., Bubík, M., 2010. Recurvoides infernus: a new vent-related foraminifer from the Lower Toarcian black claystone of the Tatra Mountains, Poland. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica 55 (2): 333-342.

2009

  • Tyszka, J., 2009. Foraminiferal response to seasonality modulated by orbital cycles in the Cretaceous mid-latitudes: The Albian record from the Lower Saxony Basin. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 276 (1-4): 148-159.
  • Kaminski, M.A., Setoyama, E., Tyszka, J., 2009. Plectoeratidus subarcticus, n. gen., n. sp., A new agglutinated foraminifera from the Upper Cretaceous of the western Barents Sea. Annales Societatis Geologorum Poloniae 79, 141-146.

2008

  • Birkenmajer, K., Gedl, P., Myczyński, R., Tyszka, J., 2008. "Cretaceous black flysch" in the Pieniny Klippen Belt, West Carpathians: a case of geological misinterpretation. Cretaceous Research 29 (3): 535-549.

2006

  • Tyszka J., 2006 - Taxonomy of Albian Gavelinellidae (Foraminifera) from the Lower Saxony Basin, Germany. Palaeontology 49 (6): 1303-1334.
  • Tyszka J., 2006. Morphospace of foraminiferal shells: results from the moving reference model. Lethaia, 39 (1): 1–12.  PDF file 

2005

  • Tyszka J., Topa, P., 2005. A new approach to modeling of foraminiferal shells. Paleobiology, 31 (3): 526-541.  PDF file 
  • Tyszka, J., Topa, P., Saczka, K., 2005. State-of-the-art in modelling of foraminiferal shells: searching for an emergent model. W: Tyszka, J., Oliwkiewicz-Miklasińska, M., Gedl, P., Kaminski, M. A., Methods and Applications in Micropalaeontology, Studia Geologica Polonica, 124: 143-157.  PDF file 
  • Ruban D. A., Tyszka J. , 2005. Diversity dynamics and mass extinctions of the Early-Middle Jurassic foraminifers: A Record from the NW Caucasus. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 222: 329-343. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.palaeo.2005.03.021

2004

  • Gradziński M., Tyszka J., Uchman A., Jach R., 2004. Large microbial-foraminiferal oncoids from condensed Lower-Middle Jurassic deposits: a case study from the Tatra Mountains, Poland. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, Elsevier Sci., 213 (1-3): 133-151. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.palaeo.2004.07.010
  • Tyszka J., 2004. Analysis of test ontogenesis (ATO) in small foraminifera: implications from Pseudonodosinella. Bubik M. & Kaminski M.A. (eds.), Proceedings of the Sixth International Workshop on Agglutinated Foraminifera. Grzybowski Foundation Special Publication nr 8, 471-483, Kraków-London.  PDF file 
  • Tyszka J., Topa P., Łabaj P., Alda W., 2004. Nowa metoda modelowania morfogenezy otwornic [Theoretical morphology of foraminiferal shells: proposal of a new modeling method]. Przegląd Geologiczny, vol. 52, nr 1, Warszawa, str. 80-83 (w j. polskim, z angielskim streszczeniem). http://www.pgi.gov.pl/pdf/pg_2004_01_10a.pdf

2003

  • Łabaj P., Topa P., Tyszka J. & Alda W. (2003). 2D and 3D numerical models of the growth of foraminiferal shells. Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS) 2657, Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg, 669-678.  PDF file 

2002

  • Topa P. , Tyszka J., 2002. Local minimization paradigm in numerical modelling of foraminiferal shells. Lecture Notes in Computer Science(LNCS) 2329, Springer-Verlag, 97-106.  PDF file 

2001

1999

  • Tyszka, J., 1999. Foraminiferal Biozonation of the Early and Middle Jurassic in the Pieniny Klippen Belt (Carpathians). Bulletin of the Polish Academy of Sciences, Earth Sciences, 47 (1), 27-46.  PDF file

1997

  • Tyszka, J., 1997. Miliammina gerochi n. sp. - a middle Jurassic rzehakinid (Foraminiferida) from quasi-anaerobic biofacies. Annales Societatis Geologorum Poloniae, vol. 67: 355-364.  PDF file

1996

  • Birkenmajer, K., Tyszka, J., 1996. Palaeoenvironment and age of the Krzonowe Formation (marine Toarcian -Aalenian), Pieniny Klippen Basin, Carpathians. Studia Geologica Polonica, 109: 7-42. 
  • Fenner, J., Bruns, A., Čepek, P., Köthe, A., Owen, H.G., Prauss, M., Riegel, W., Thies, A., Tyszka, J., Weiss, W., Wiedmann, J., 1996. Paleontological results from the Boreal Albian (boreholes Kirchrode I and II), biostratigraphy, paleoenvironment and cycle analysis . In: Reitner, J., Neuweiler, F., & Gunkel, F. (Eds.): Global and Regional Controls on Biogenic Sedimentation, Part II. Cretaceous Sedimentation. Göttingen, 5-12. 

1995

  • Tyszka, J., Kaminski M. A., 1995. Factors controlling distribution of agglutinated foraminifera in Aalenian-Bajocian dysoxic facies (Pieniny Klippen Belt, Poland). Proceedings of the Fourth International Workshop on Agglutinated Foraminifera. Grzybowski Foundation Special Publication No. 3, 271-291, Kraków-London.  PDF file
  • Kaminski, M. A., Boersma, A., Tyszka, J., Holbourn, A. (1995): Response of deep-water agglutinated benthic foraminifera to dysoxic conditions in the California Borderland Basins. In: Kaminski M. A., Geroch S., Gasiński M. A. (eds) Proceedings of the Fourth International Workshop on Agglutinated Foraminifera, Kraków Poland. Grzybowski Foundation Special Publication No. 3, 131-140.  PDF file 

1994

  • Tyszka, J. (1994): Response of Middle Jurassic benthic foraminiferal morphogroups to dysoxic/anoxic conditions in the Pieniny Klippen Basin, Polish Carpathians. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, v. 110, Elsevier Sci.; 55-81. 
  • Tyszka, J. (1994): Paleoenvironmental implications from ichnological and microfaunal analyses of Bajocian spotty carbonates, Pieniny Klippen Belt, Polish Carpathians. PALAIOS, v. 9(2), USA; 175-187. 

1991

  • Tyszka, J. (1991): Palaeoenvironment of Basinal Middle Jurassic Carbonates, Pieniny Klippen Basin, Carpathians. Bulletin of the Polish Academy of Sciences, Earth Sciences, v. 39/3: 231-251.