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Staff

Name Position Phone Room e-mail
Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Durner Head of the Division of Soil Science and Soil Physics  
  
 w.durner
Prof. Dr. Rolf Nieder Academic Director  
  
 r.nieder
Ines Andrä Secretary and Technician  
  
 i.andrae
Dr.-Ing. Kai Germer Research Assistant  
  
 k.germer
Dr. Tobias Hohenbrink Research Assistant   
  
 
Dr. Sascha Iden Assistant Professor  
  
 s.iden
Deep C. Joshi Ph.D. Student  
  
 d.joshi
Mahyar Naseri Ph.D. Student  
  
 m.naseri
Dr. Andre Peters Assistant Professor  
  
 a.peters
M.Sc. Stefan Prinz Ph.D. student  
  
 stefan.prinz-at-tu-bs.de
Dr. Marco Roelcke Research Associate   
  
 m.roelcke
Dr. Adil K. Salman Research Scientist  
  
 a.salman
Birgit Walter Technician  
  
 birgit.walter
 
 

Former Staff

Name Position Phone Room e-mail
Angelika Blum Office Manager      
Prof. Dr. Dinesh Benbi Guest professor (2007, 2013)      
Sven Brinkmann Research Associate (-2002)      
Assoc. Prof. Bing Cao Guest Scientist (2003)      
Dr. Joachim Clemens Post-Doctoral Research Scientist (-2010)      
Dr. Efstathios Diamantopoulos Post-Doctoral Research Scientist       
Torsten Eckelt Researcher (-2003)      
Dr. Zhiling Gao guest scientist (2012)      
Leila Ghanbarizadeh Ph.D. Student (2013)      
Nora Gronwald Ph. D. Student      
Lisa Heimann PhD student (2008 - 2012)      
Maximilian Hofmeier PhD student (2008 - 2012)      
Dr. Luisa Hopp Post-Doctoral Research Scientist       
Ulrike Jansen Research Associate      
Alwin Küsters Technician      
Prof. Dr. Wenqi Ma guest professor (2019)      
Dr. Henrike Mielenz Post-Doctoral Research Scientist (- 2013)      
Prof. Dr. Osama Mohawesh Academic Guest (2012)      
Prof. Dr. Francois-X Naramabuye Academic Guest (2013)      
Dr. Claas Nendel Ph.D. student (-2002)      
Dr. Reinhard Nolz Visiting Researcher      
Dr. Sven Nordsiek Post-Doctoral Research Scientist       
Uschi Osterwald Secretary      
Dr. Andreas Pacholski Ph.D. Student (- 2003)      
Anna Raga Guest Student, Universidad de Valencia (2005)      
Hella Rosenkranz PhD student      
Subharthi Sarkar DAAD scholarship holder      
Benedikt Scharnagl Research assistant      
Prof. Dr. Stefan Schrader Senior Lecturer      
Prof. Dr. Karsten Schulz Assistant Professor (-2004)      
Kathrin Schwarz Secretary (2006-2012)      
Vanessa Stauch Ph.D. Student (-2004)      
Prof. Dr. Christoph Tebbe Senior Lecturer      
Tobias K. D. Weber Ph.D. Student      
 

Former Diploma Students

Name Topic Phone Room e-mail
Magdalena Gara (2020) Verteilung und Nährstoffgehalte der Pappelfeinwurzeln in einem Agroforst-Ackerschlag in Norddeutschland      
Julia Jaquemotte (2019) Testing 15N-Pool Dilution to calculate gross transformation rates of nitrate and its heterogeneity in open land      
Kevin-Volker Korn (2019) Hydraulic properties of stony soils: measurement and inverse modeling      
Lena Wöhl
(2019)
 Impacts of different pasture management systems on carbon and nitrogen dynamics and the feed value of the crop      
Lukas Gröning (2019) Modelling of cooling methods for ozone generators in air treatment applications      
Patrick Kümmel (2019) Water Dynamics in Peat and peat substitutes: Laboratory measurement and identification of hydraulic properties  
  
  
Ramona Reck (2019) Nährstoffausstattung landwirtschaftlicher Nutzflächen in den Steppen Nordkasachstans      
Andra Deharde (2018)  Quantification of ammonia, nitrous oxide and methane emissions following biogas digestate application in an orchard field in the North China Plain and comparative measurements in the laboratory      
Marcus Schiedung (2018) Changes in soil carbon stocks following deep soil flipping in New Zealand pastures      
Simone Merl
(2018)
 Incubation experiment for the quantification of N2 and N2O emissions from sandy arable soils under variable influence of chemical and physical control factors of denitrification      
Christina Hagen (2017) Impact of topsoil bioturbation on forest soil organic matter stock and quality       
Sascha Bertram (2017) Parametrization of the SWAP-WOFOST model for peat soils in norther Europe under agricultural use and climate change scenarios      
Yangxu Li
(2017)
 Testing the ISP method with the PARIO device: Accuracy of results and influence of homogenization technique  
  
  
Catharina Riggers (2016) Water dynamics of green roofs: numerical simulation and parameter identification  
  
  
Franziska Johannes (2016) The Influence of Soil Depth concerning the Mineralisation of Root Litter – Results of an Inverse Transfer Experiment      
Kristin Jänicke (2016) Numerical simulation of water flow in an urban green roof: Coupling of a two-layer evapotranspiration model with the Richards equation  
  
  
Lennart Rolfes (2016) Automatisation of the hydrometer method to determine the particle size distribution of soils  
  
  
Mareike Dörr
(2016)
 Effect of phenanthrene on microbial community establishment studied in artificial soils under unsaturated flow conditions      
Mathias Spieckermann (2016) Transport und Verbleib von Keimen und Stickstoffspezies aus gereinigtem Abwasser bei der Passage durch die ungesättigte Bodenzone - Laborversuch  
  
  
Meike Widdig (2016) Ammonia volatilization form winter wheat and vegetable fields fertilized with biogas plant effluent, cattle manure and urea in the North China Plain – Quantification and modeling  
  
  
Charlotte Glassneck (2015) Transport of Europium and tracers through soil columns with mineral mixtures      
Daniela Reineke (2015) Numerical simulation oif water, heat and vapor flow in weighable lysimeters under arid conditions  
  
  
Isabelle Böhme (2015) The influence of different microbial communities on soil organic carbon mineralisation      
Marco Bensemann (2015) Influence of land use on carbon and nitrogen dynamics in soils  
  
  
Zaur Jumshudow (2015) Influence of soil organic matter burial on the N mineralization and nitrification behavior of deep-ploughed soils   
  
  
Anne-Kathrin Rückert (2014) Wirkung von Trockenstress auf das Wurzelwachstum von Mais und Sorghum unter erhöhter atmosphärischer CO2-Konzentration (FACE)      
Julian Fricke (2014) Sorption von Europium an Quarz - Batchversuche und geochemische Modellierung      
Sabrina Eckardt (2014) Der Einfluss des Wassergehalts auf Dispersion und Retardation  
  
  
Frederik Schrader (2013) Standardized processing methods for estimating precipitation and actual evapotranspiration from highresolution lysimeter measurements: Algorithm development and sensitivity analysis  
  
  
Denis Finke (2012) Stickstoffüberschüsse in der Landwirtschaft: Beispiele aus Industrie-, Schwellen- und Entwicklungsländern      
Dennis Grunwald (2012) The carbon dioxide fertilization effect derived from historical yield data      
Hella Rosenkranz (2012) Effect of biofilm on soil hydraulic properties: laboratory studies using Xanthan as a surrogate  
  
  
Inga Paulmann (2012) Trace element exposure in soils and vegetation of the Gatumba Mining District, Rwanda      
Katharina Meurer (2012) Inverse modeling of water transport in large lysimeters of the research station Zürich-Reckenholz  
  
  
Knoblauch Christoph (2012) Nitrogen and phosphorus dynamics in soils of the Gatumba Mining District, Rwanda      
Nicole Wiedemann (2012) Effekt der Landnutzung auf die Kohlenstoffdiosidflüsse und die mikrobielle Biomasse      
Tobias K. D. Weber (2012) Occurrence of trace elements in stream water and groundwater of the Gatumba Mining District, Rwanda  
  
  
Anna Trockel (2011) Carbon sequestration in soils: Methods, potentials and limits      
Christian Brand (2010) Der Einfluss des atmosphärischen CO2 auf Ernteerträge und Pflanzenwachstum      
Emilia Maciejko (2010) Einfluss der Umstellung von konventioneller auf konservierende Bodenbearbeitung auf ausgewählte Parameter in Ackerböden des südniedersächischen Lössgebietes      
Tobias Hohenbrink (2010) Untersuchungen zum Austragsverhalten von Radionukliden aus Bauschutt  
  
  
Carolina Vogs (2009) Modeling and sensitivity analysis of water flow and colloid transport in an undisturbed sediment column  
  
  
Christian Gläser (2009) Analyse und Modellierung des Wasserhaushalts eines forstwirtschaftlich genutzten Einzugsgebietes in Südchile      
Katja Michaelis (2009) Microorganisms in soil:diversity, biomass, turnover, and methods  
  
  
Thomas Duwe (2009) Soil fertility and variability on cacao plantations in Central Sulawesi  
  
  
Ferdinand Vollmers (2008) Evaluation of particle-size analyses by inverse simulation  
  
  
Kathrin Fabian (2008) Mineralization and immobilization of N in soils: Reaction mechanisms and measurement methods  
  
  
Kerstin Hockmann (2008) Effects of non-equilibrium and non-ideal transport and transformation processes on pesticide leaching in a structured clay soil at Brimstone Farm (UK): a sensitivity study      
Stephan Sittig (2008) Test of batch and column experiments to characterize the release of contaminants from polluted soils  
  
  
Tobias Müller (2008) Assessment of gaseous nitrogen losses from soils  
  
  
Anika Reetsch (2007) Properties and Quality of Soils in Areas influenced by open-cast Mining in Western Rwanda      
Dagmar Weber (2007) The Influence of Land Use-related C and N fluxes on Global Warming      
Daniel Amthauer (2007) Carbon and nitrogen dynamics along a hillslope catena under beech forest in the Elm, Lower Saxony, Germany      
Julia Weyer (2007) Inverse estimation of parameters related to solute transport in soils using global optimization techniques      
Martin Hartzsch (2007) C and N contents and N mineralisation in agricultural soils - long term trends in southern Lower Saxony, Germany      
Michael Giebels (2007) CO2 and CH4 fluxes in the tundra of the Lena delta, North Sibiria      
Michael Herbst (2007) Comparison of water retention models      
Mona Rabe (2007) Emmission risk assessment for seeping water prognosis from column experiments      
Tanja Müller (2007) Impact of cullet on the ignition of litter material      
Alexandra Boll (2006) Impact of earthworms on the infiltration properties of an agricultural soil under different tillage systems      
Benedikt Scharnagl (2006) Determination of soil hydraulic properties from multi-step outflow experiments on the laboratory and lysimeter scale      
Kristin Schröder (2006) Effects of pesticide application technique on field inherent residue variability      
Leif Nett (2006) Soil organic matter dynamics in virgin and secondary forests of Northeastern China      
Nadine Eickenscheidt (2006) Carbon and nitrogen dynamics in intensively used Chinese poplar plantations      
Steffen Zuther (2006) Effects of long-term fertilisation and tillage practices on C and N storage in soils of diffenrent climatic zones in West Siberia      
Nadine May (2005) Ecological balance of a solar electricity transfer from North Africa to Europe      
Ulrike Jansen (2005) Determination of effective soil hydraulic properties of layered soils on the lysimeter scale by inverse modeling      
Kai Germer (2004) Soil water sampling in the unsaturated zone      
Kai Lipsius (2004) Effects of preferential flow on the prediction of water and contaminant fluxes      
Tobias Krüger (2004) Application of the semi-distributed conceptual rainfall-runoff model Dynamic Topmodel to the Brugga catchment in southwest Germany      
Gunnar Kahl (2003) Investigation of lateral solute fluxes in a soil located in a mountainous region of northern Thailand      
Jan Bliefernicht (2003) Effective process descriptions for the unsaturated soil zone      
Julia Drangmeister (2003) Scale dependent parameterisation of soil/plant atmosphere interactions      
Julia Drewer (2003) Protected soil organic matter under organic farming: II. Mineralisation rate of C and N from water stable aggregates isolated from organically farmed soils      
Kerstin Schulze (2003) Effect of atmosphere and topography on vegetation indices derived from Landsat TM spectral data      
Miriam Helfrich (2003) Protected soil organic matter under organic farming: I. Assessment of aggregate stability and organic matter distribution within aggregates      
Vanessa Stauch (2003) Identification of a data-based canopy carbon balance model derived from agricultural eddy flux measurement      
Christof Beyer (2002) Seeping water prognosis for a heavy metal affected area      
Sascha Iden (2002) Uncertainty analysis for the inverse identification of hydraulic properties of unsaturated porous media      
vor 2002 Diplomarbeiten bei W. Durner vor 2002