Graduate School HIGRADE

PhD at Vislab
 

 HIGRADE Fall Conference, October 2nd, 2012

2nd session

hall 1CD, 9:15 - 10:15 h

9:15-
9:30

Destruction of chemicals by spillover - Unexpected reactivity of adsorbed pollutants
Gunther Speichert, Department of Environmental Engineering/University of Leipzig

Introduction by: Prof. Evamarie Hey-Hawkins, University of Leipzig

9:30-
9:45

Fungal mycelia: The World´s Largest Underground Network
Susan Schamfuß, Department of Environmental Microbiology

Introduction by: Dr. Lukas Wick Gessler

9:45-
10:00

Retention please! Novel identification strategies in non-target analysis
Nadin Ulrich, Department of Effect-Directed Analysis

Introduction by: Dr. Werner Brack

10:00-
10:15

Toxicokinetic/toxicodynamic modeling of synchronized Scenedesmus vacuolatus growth using a cancer cell model
Carolina Vogs, Department of Bioanalytical Ecotoxicology

Introduction by: PD Dr. Rolf Altenburger

10:15-
10:30

Toxicity analysis of pharmaceuticals by employing different bioassays
Muhammad Rizwan Ashraf, Department of Ecological Chemistry

Introduction by: Prof. Gerrit Schüürmann

 

2nd session

hall 1CD, 11:00 - 12:00 h

11:00-
11:15

Small and hungry – Cleaning job of scruffy microbes
Iris Adam,  Department Environmental Biotechnology

Introduction by: Dr. Anja Miltner

11:15-
11:30

Chip-calorimetry in Biofilm Research
Frida Mariana, Department of Environmental Microbiology

Introduction by: Dr. Thomas Maskow

11:30-
11:45

To breath or not to breath - BBP exposure may enhance asthma severity in mice
Susanne Petzold, Department of Environmental Immunology, University of Leipzig

Introduction by: Dr. Marco Averbeck, University of Leipzig

11:45-
12:00

Anaerobes to the rescue: eliminating chlorobenzenes from groundwater
Marie Schmidt, Department of Isotope Biogeochemistry

Introduction by: Dr. Ivonne Nijenhuis

 

2nd session

hall 1CD, 13:45 - 14:45 h

13:45-
14:00

High pH-high fractionation?
Alexander Poser, Department of Isotope Biogeochemistry

Introduction by: Dr. Carsten Vogt

14:00-
14:15

Trapping of contaminant-degrading bacteria
Arne Bahr, Department of Isotope Biogeochemistry

Introduction by: Dr. Petra Bombach

14:15-
14:30

Breathing in deep sediments
Myriel Cooper, Department of Isotope Biogeochemistry

Introduction by: Prof. Lorenz Adrian

14:30-
14:45

From trees and climates of the last century to modeling future diverse temperate forests Friedrich Bohn, Department of Ecological Modelling

Introduction by: Prof. Andreas Huth