Dr. Florian Centler

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Dr. Florian Centler
Scientist

Department of Environmental Microbiology
Working Group Systems Biology of Microbial Communities
Helmholtz Centre for
Environmental Research - UFZ
Permoserstr. 15, 04318 Leipzig, Germany

Phone +49 341 235-1336
florian.centler@ufz.de

Florian Centler

CV / Scientific Career

since 03/2015

Junior research group leader Systems Biology of Microbial Communities, Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research - UFZ, Department of Environmental Microbiology (UMB), Leipzig

2007-2015

Scientist in the Young Investigators Group GReaT MoDE, Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research - UFZ, Department of Environmental Microbiology (UMB), Leipzig

2003-2007

PhD student in the Bio Systems Analysis Group, Friedrich-Schiller-University of Jena

2003-2007

Part-time studies in economics, Distance University of Hagen

1995-2002

Studies in Applied Systems Science, University of Osnabrück


Publications

  • Alvarez-Zaldívar, P., Centler, F., Maier, U., Thullner, M., Imfeld, G., (2016):
    Biogeochemical modelling of in situ biodegradation and stable isotope fractionation of intermediate chloroethenes in a horizontal subsurface flow wetland
    Ecol. Eng. 90 , 170 - 179
    Volltext (URL)
  • Berthold, T., Centler, F., Hübschmann, T., Remer, R., Thullner, M., Harms, H., Wick, L.Y., (2016):
    Mycelia as a focal point for horizontal gene transfer among soil bacteria
    Sci. Rep. 6 , art. 36390
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  • Coban, H., Miltner, A., Centler, F., Kästner, M., (2016):
    Effects of compost, biochar and manure on carbon mineralization of biogas residues applied to soil
    Eur. J. Soil Sci. 67 (2), 217 - 225
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  • Worrich, A., König, S., Banitz, T., Centler, F., Frank, K., Thullner, M., Harms, H., Miltner, A., Wick, L.Y., Kaestner, M., (2016):
    Bacterial dispersal promotes biodegradation in heterogeneous systems exposed to osmotic stress
    Frontiers in Microbiology 7 , art. 1214
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  • Worrich, A., König, S., Miltner, A., Banitz, T., Centler, F., Frank, K., Thullner, M., Harms, H., Kästner, M., Wick, L.Y., (2016):
    Mycelium-like networks increase bacterial dispersal, growth, and biodegradation in a model ecosystem at various water potentials
    Appl. Environ. Microb. 82 (10), 2902 - 2908
    Volltext (URL)
  • Centler, F., Thullner, M., (2015):
    Chemotactic preferences govern competition and pattern formation in simulated two-strain microbial communities
    Frontiers in Microbiology 6 , art. 40
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  • Gharasoo, M., Centler, F., van Cappellen, P., Wick, L.Y., Thullner, M., (2015):
    Kinetics of substrate biodegradation under the cumulative effects of bioavailability and self-inhibition
    Environ. Sci. Technol. 49 (9), 5529 - 5537
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  • Richter, S., Fetzer, I., Thullner, M., Centler, F., Dittrich, P., (2015):
    Towards rule-based metabolic databases: a requirement analysis based on KEGG
    Int. J. Data Min. Bioinform. 13 (3), 289 - 319
    Volltext (URL)
  • Gharasoo, M., Centler, F., Fetzer, I., Thullner, M., (2014):
    How the chemotactic characteristics of bacteria can determine their population patterns
    Soil Biol. Biochem. 69 , 346 - 358
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  • Centler, F., Heße, F., Thullner, M., (2013):
    Estimating pathway-specific contributions to biodegradation in aquifers based on dual isotope analysis: theoretical analysis and reactive transport simulations
    J. Contam. Hydrol. 152 , 97 - 116
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  • Leibeling, S., Maeß, M.B., Centler, F., Kleinsteuber, S., von Bergen, M., Thullner, M., Harms, H., Müller, R.H., (2013):
    Posttranslational oxidative modification of (R)-2-(2,4-dichlorophenoxy)propionate/α-ketoglutarate-dependent dioxygenases (RdpA) leads to improved degradation of 2,4-dichlorophenoxyacetate (2,4-D)
    Eng. Life Sci. 13 (3), 278 - 291
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  • Nick, H.M., Raoof, A., Centler, F., Thullner, M., Regnier, P., (2013):
    Reactive dispersive contaminant transport in coastal aquifers: Numerical simulation of a reactive Henry problem
    J. Contam. Hydrol. 145 , 90 - 104
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  • Gharasoo, M., Centler, F., Regnier, P., Harms, H., Thullner, M., (2012):
    A reactive transport modeling approach to simulate biogeochemical processes in pore structures with pore-scale heterogeneities
    Environ. Modell. Softw. 30 (1), 102 - 114
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  • Kalbacher, T., Delfs, J.-O., Shao, H., Wang, W., Walther, M., Samaniego, L., Schneider, C., Kumar, R., Musolff, A., Centler, F., Sun, F., Hildebrandt, A., Liedl, R., Borchardt, D., Krebs, P., Kolditz, O., (2012):
    The IWAS-ToolBox: software coupling for an integrated water resources management
    Environ. Earth Sci. 65 (5), 1367 - 1380
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  • Thullner, M., Centler, F., Richnow, H.-H., Fischer, A., (2012):
    Quantification of organic pollutant degradation in contaminated aquifers using compound specific stable isotope analysis – Review of recent developments
    Org. Geochem. 42 (12), 1440 - 1460
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  • Centler, F., Fetzer, I., Thullner, M., (2011):
    Modeling population patterns of chemotactic bacteria in homogenous porous media
    J. Theor. Biol. 287 , 82 - 91
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  • Altenburger, R., Berns, A.E., Bittens, M., Brack, W., Burauel, P., Centler, F., Daus, B., Goss, K.-U., Harms, H., Kopinke, F.-D., Kühnel, D., Liess, M., Mackenzie, K., Miltner, A., Thullner, M., Wennrich, R., Wick, L.Y., (2010):
    Chemicals in the environment (CITE). Report of the First Annual Conference of the Helmholtz research topic CITE
    UWSF 22 (4), 502 - 506
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  • Centler, F., Kaleta, C., Speroni di Fenizio, P., Dittrich, P., (2010):
    A parallel algorithm to compute chemical organizations in biological networks
    Bioinformatics 26 (14), 1788 - 1789
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  • Centler, F., Shao, H., De Biase, C., Park, C.-H., Regnier, P., Kolditz, O., Thullner, M., (2010):
    GeoSysBRNS-A flexible multidimensional reactive transport model for simulating biogeochemical subsurface processes
    Comput. Geosci. 36 (3), 397 - 405
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  • Benkö, G., Centler, F., Dittrich, P., Flamm, C., Stadler, B.M.R., Stadler, P.F., (2009):
    A topological approach to chemical organizations
    Artif. Life 15 (1), 71 - 88
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  • Centler, F., Fetzer, I., Thullner, M., (2009):
    Modelling bacterial metapopulations
    8th German Workshop on Artifical Life - GWAL-8, Leipzig, 3.7.-1.8.2008
    p. 73 - 77
  • Shao, H., Centler, F., De Biase, C., Thullner, M., Kolditz, O., (2009):
    Comments on "Two-dimensional concentration distribution for mixing-controlled bioreactive transport in steady-state" by O.A. Cirpka and A.J. Valocchi
    Adv. Water Resour. 32 (2), 293 - 297
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