Dr. Peter Kuschk

Helmholtz-Zentrum für Umweltforschung - UFZ
Department Umweltbiotechnologie
Permoserstraße 15
04318 Leipzig

peter.kuschk@ufz.de

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Curiculum vitae

since 2001

guest lecturer at the University of Applied Sciences Anhalt, in Köthen, for "Phytoremediation"

since 1998

speaker for phytoremediation

1992 - 1995

scientific co-worker at the Centre for Environmental Research Leipzig-Halle

1991

PhD thesis, methanogenic fermentation of a wastewater from the coal pyrolysis, University Oldenburg

1982 - 1991

scientific co-worker in the Institute for Biotechnology in Leipzig; task: anaerobic digestion of industrial wastewaters

1977 - 1982

studied biochemistry at the University of Halle (Germany)

Publikationen / Publications

  • Anh, B.T.K., Kim, D.D., Kuschk, P., Tua, T.V., Hue, N.T., Minh, N.N., (2013):
    Effect of soil pH on As hyperaccumulation capacity in fern species, Pityrogramma calomelanos
    J. Environ. Biol. 34 (2), 237 - 242
  • Baeder-Bederski, O., Dürr, M., Borneff-Lipp, M., Kuschk, P., Netter, R., Daeschlein, G., Mosig, P., Müller, R.A., (2005):
    Retention of Escherichia coli in municipal sewage by means of planted soil filters in two-stage pilot plant systems
    Water Sci. Technol. 51 (9), 205 - 212
    Volltext (URL)
  • Baeder-Bederski, O., Dürr, M., Borneff-Lipp, M., Netter, R., Kuschk, P., Mosig, P., Daeschlein, G., Müller, R.A., (2004):
    Reduction of microorganisms in municipal sewage by means of planted and unplanted soil filters
    9th International Conference on Wetland Systems for Water Pollution Control, Avignon/France, 26.-30.9.2004
    p. 435 - 441
  • Baeder-Bederski, O., Kuschk, P., Mosig, P., Müller, R.A., Borneff-Lipp, M., Dürr, M., (2004):
    Reducing faecal germs in municipal sewage using planted soil filters. Initial results of a pilot plant system
    International Conference on Urban Horticulture Waedenswil, Switzerland
    Acta Hort. 643
    International Society for Horticultural Science (ISHS), The Hague, p. 257 - 263
  • Baeder-Bederski, O., Kuschk, P., Stottmeister, U., (1999):
    Phytovolatilization of organic contaminants
    In: Heiden, S., Erb, R., Warrelmann, J., Dierstein, R., (eds.)
    Biotechnologie im Umweltschutz. Bioremediation: Entwicklungsstand, Anwendungen, Perspektiven ; [im Rahmen der Fachtagung "Biotechnologie im Umweltschutz, Bioremediation: Entwicklungsstand - Anwendungen - Perspektiven", vom 9.-12. Mai 1999 Munster, Soltau]
    Initiativen zum Umweltschutz 12
    Erich Schmidt, Berlin, p. 175 - 183
  • Becker, P.M., Wand, H., Weißbrodt, E., Kuschk, P., Stottmeister, U., (1997):
    Distribution of contaminants and the self-purifying potential for aromatic compounds in a carbonization wastewater deposit
    Chemosphere 34 (4), 731 - 748
    Volltext (URL)
  • Braeckevelt, M., Kästner, M., Kuschk, P., (2011):
    Removal of monochlorobenzene and perchloroethene in wetland rhizosphere model systems
    Eng. Life Sci. 11 (3), 298 - 308
    Volltext (URL)
  • Braeckevelt, M., Mirschel, G., Wießner, A., Rückert, M., Reiche, N., Vogt, C., Schultz, A., Paschke, H., Kuschk, P., Kästner, M., (2008):
    Treatment of chlorobenzene-contaminated groundwater in a pilot-scale constructed wetland
    Ecol. Eng. 33 (1), 45 - 53
    Volltext (URL)
  • Braeckevelt, M., Reiche, N., Trapp, S., Wiessner, A., Paschke, H., Kuschk, P., Kästner, M., (2011):
    Chlorobenzene removal efficiencies and removal processes in a pilot-scale constructed wetland treating contaminated groundwater
    Ecol. Eng. 37 (6), 903 - 913
    Volltext (URL)
  • Braeckevelt, M., Rokadia, H., Imfeld, G., Stelzer, N., Paschke, H., Kuschk, P., Kästner, M., Richnow, H.H., Weber, S., (2007):
    Assessment of in situ biodegradation of monochlorobenzene in contaminated groundwater treated in a constructed wetland
    Environ. Pollut. 148 (2), 428 - 437
    Volltext (URL)
  • Braeckevelt, M., Rokadia, H., Mirschel, G., Weber, S., Imfeld, G., Stelzer, N., Kuschk, P., Kästner, M., Richnow, H.H., (2007):
    Biodegradation of chlorobenzene in a constructed wetland treating contaminated groundwater
    Water Sci. Technol. 56 (3), 57 - 62
    Volltext (URL)
  • Braeckevelt, M., Seeger, E.M., Paschke, H., Kuschk, P., Kästner, M., (2011):
    Adaptation of a constructed wetland to simultaneous treatment of monochlorobenzene and perchloroethene
    Int. J. Phytoremediat. 13 (10), 998 - 1013
    Volltext (URL)
  • Braun, P., Moeder, M., Schrader, S., Popp, P., Kuschk, P., Engewald, W., (2003):
    Trace analysis of technical nonylphenol, bisphenol A and 17a-ethinylestradiol in wastewater using solid-phase microextraction and gas chromatography-mass spectrometry
    J. Chromatogr. A 988 (1), 41 - 51
    Volltext (URL)
  • Buddhawong, S., Kuschk, P., Mattusch, J., Wießner, A., Stottmeister, U., (2005):
    Removal of arsenic and zinc using different laboratory model wetland systems
    Eng. Life Sci. 5 (3), 247 - 252
    Volltext (URL)
  • Carranza-Diaz, O., Schultze-Nobre, L., Moeder, M., Nivala, J., Kuschk, P., Koeser, H., (2014):
    Removal of selected organic micropollutants in planted and unplanted pilot-scale horizontal flow constructed wetlands under conditions of high organic load
    Ecol. Eng. 71 , 234 - 245
    Volltext (URL)
  • Chen, Z., Kuschk, P., Paschke, H., Kästner, M., Köser, H., (2014):
    The dynamics of low-chlorinated benzenes in a pilot-scale constructed wetland and a hydroponic plant root mat treating sulfate-rich groundwater
    Environ. Sci. Pollut. Res.
    Volltext (URL)
  • Chen, Z., Kuschk, P., Paschke, H., Kästner, M., Müller, J.A., Köser, H., (2014):
    Treatment of a sulfate-rich groundwater contaminated with perchloroethene in a hydroponic plant root mat filter and a horizontal subsurface flow constructed wetland at pilot-scale
    Chemosphere 117 , 178 - 184
    Volltext (URL)
  • Chen, Z., Kuschk, P., Reiche, N., Borsdorf, H., Kästner, M., Köser, H., (2012):
    Comparative evaluation of pilot scale horizontal subsurface-flow constructed wetlands and plant root mats for treating groundwater contaminated with benzene and MTBE
    J. Hazard. Mater. 209-210 , 510 - 515
    Volltext (URL)
  • Chen, Z., Wu, S., Braeckevelt, M., Paschke, H., Kästner, M., Köser, H., Kuschk, P., (2012):
    Effect of vegetation in pilot-scale horizontal subsurface flow constructed wetlands treating sulphate rich groundwater contaminated with a low and high chlorinated hydrocarbon
    Chemosphere 89 (6), 724 - 731
    Volltext (URL)
  • Daus, B., Kuschk, P., Mattusch, J., Seidel, H., Wennrich, R., Voigt, K., (2003):
    Alternative Sanierungsstrategien für Arsen-Altlasten
    WLB Wasser, Luft und Boden 47 (3 / Supplement TerraTech), 17 - 19
  • Eismann, F., Glindemann, D., Bergmann, A., Kuschk, P., (1997):
    Balancing phosphine in manure fermentation
    J. Environ. Sci. Health Part B-Pestic. Contam. Agric. Wastes 32 (6), 955 - 968
    Volltext (URL)
  • Eismann, F., Glindemann, D., Bergmann, A., Kuschk, P., (1997):
    Effect of free phosphine on anaerobic digestion
    Water Res. 31 (11), 2771 - 2774
    Volltext (URL)
  • Eismann, F., Glindemann, D., Bergmann, A., Kuschk, P., (1997):
    Soils as source and sink of phosphine
    Chemosphere 35 (3), 523 - 533
    Volltext (URL)
  • Eismann, F., Kuschk, P., Stottmeister, U., (1997):
    Microbial phenol degradation of organic compounds in natural systems: Temperature-inhibition relationships
    Environ. Sci. Pollut. Res. 4 (4), 203 - 207
    Volltext (URL)
  • Glindemann, D., Dietrich, A., Stärk, H.-J., Kuschk, P., (2006):
    The two odors of iron when touched or pickled: (skin) carbonyl compounds and organophosphines
    Angew. Chem.-Int. Edit. 45 (42), 7006 - 7009
    Volltext (URL)
  • Glindemann, D., Edwards, M., Kuschk, P., (2003):
    Phosphine gas in the upper troposphere
    Atmos. Environ. 37 (18), 2429 - 2433
    Volltext (URL)
  • Glindemann, D., Edwards, M., Liu, J., Kuschk, P., (2005):
    Phosphine in soils, sludges, biogases and atmospheric implications - a review
    Ecol. Eng. 24 (5), 457 - 463
    Volltext (URL)
  • Glindemann, D., Eismann, F., Bergmann, A., Kuschk, P., Stottmeister, U., (1998):
    Phosphine by bio-corrosion of phosphide-rich iron
    Environ. Sci. Pollut. Res. 5 (2), 71 - 74
    Volltext (URL)
  • Gonzalias, A.E., Kuschk, P., Wießner, A., Jank, M., Kästner, M., Köser, H., (2007):
    Treatment of an artificial sulphide containing wastewater in subsurface horizontal flow laboratory-scale constructed wetlands
    Ecol. Eng. 31 (4), 259 - 268
    Volltext (URL)
  • Gruber, H., Wießner, A., Kuschk, P., Kästner, M., Appenroth, K.-J., (2008):
    Physiological responses of Juncus effusus (rush) to chromium and relevance for wastewater treatment in constructed wetlands
    Int. J. Phytoremediat. 10 (2), 79 - 90
    Volltext (URL)
  • Hübner, T.M., Tischer, S., Tanneberg, H., Kuschk, P., (2000):
    Influence of phenol and phenanthrene on the growth of Phalaris arundinacea and Phragmites australis
    Int. J. Phytoremediat. 2 (4), 331 - 342
    Volltext (URL)
  • Imfeld, G., Braeckevelt, M., Kuschk, P., Richnow, H.H., (2009):
    Monitoring and assessing processes of organic chemicals removal in constructed wetlands
    Chemosphere 74 (3), 349 - 362
    Volltext (URL)
  • Kappelmeyer, U., Kuschk, P., Stottmeister, U., (2003):
    Model experiments on the influence of artificial humic compounds on chemodenitrification
    Water Air Soil Pollut. 147 (1-4), 317 - 330
    Volltext (URL)
  • Kappelmeyer, U., Kuschk, P., Stottmeister, U., (1999):
    Nitrogen transformations in a constructed wetland
    10th Nitrogen Workshop, Copenhagen, Denmark, 23.-26.8.1999
  • Kappelmeyer, U., Kuschk, P., Stottmeister, U., (2000):
    Nitrogen transformations in a constructed wetland
    IACR-Tagung "A root zone process", Rothamsted, 10.-12.4.2000
  • Kappelmeyer, U., Kuschk, P., Wießner, A., Kästner, M., (2001):
    Planted fixed bed reactor - a universal test system for constructed wetlands
    ISEB-Meeting 2001, "Phytoremediation", Topic 3: Wastewater treatment, Leipzig, 15.-17.5.2001
    p. 33
  • Kappelmeyer, U., Kuschk, P., Wiessner, A., Kästner, M., (2001):
    Planted fixed bed reactor - A universal test system for constructed wetlands
    In: Leeson, A., Foote, E., Banks, K., Magar, V.S., (eds.)
    Phytoremediation, wetlands, and sediments. 6th International In Situ and On-Site Bioremediation Symposium, San Diego, California, USA, 4-7 June 2001
    Battelle Press, Columbus, OH, p. 337 - 344
  • Kappelmeyer, U., Wießner, A., Kuschk, P., Kästner, M., (2002):
    Operation of a universal test unit for planted soil filters – Planted Fixed Bed Reactor
    Eng. Life Sci. 2 (10), 311 - 315
    Volltext (URL)
  • Kappelmeyer, U., Wießner, A., Kuschk, P., Kästner, M., (2001):
    Planted Fixed Bed Reactor - eine universelle Testeinheit für bewachsene Bodenfilter
    Chem. Ing. Tech. 73 (11), 1472 - 1477
    Volltext (URL)
  • Kaschl, A., Schultz, A., Vogt, C., Dorusch, F., Popp, P., Borsdorf, H., Küster, E., Kuschk, P., Kästner, M., Weiß, H., (2005):
    A meso-scale constructed wetland for the remediation of chlorobenzene contaminated groundwater
    In: Thomson, N.R., (ed.)
    Bringing groundwater quality research to the watershed scale (GQ2004 International conference of groundwater quality: bringing groundwater quality research to the watershed scale, Waterloo, Canada, 19.-22.7.2004)
    IAHS Publ. 297
    IAHS Press, Wallingford, Oxfordshire, p. 404 - 411
  • Kosolapow, D.B., Kuschk, P., Vainshtein, M., Vatsourina, A., Wießner, A., Kästner, M., Müller, R.A., (2004):
    Microbial processes of heavy metal removal from carbon-deficient effluents in constructed wetlands
    Eng. Life Sci. 4 (5), 403 - 411
    Volltext (URL)
  • Kuschk, P., Braun, P., Möder, M., Wießner, A., Müller, J., Kästner, M., Müller, R.A., (2003):
    Elimination von Nonylphenolen und Bisphenol A in Teich- und Pflanzenkläranlagen
    GWF Wasser, Abwasser 144 (4), 297 - 301
  • Kuschk, P., Stottmeister, U., Liu, Y.J., Wiessner, A., Kästner, M., Müller, R.A., (2010):
    Batch methanogenic fermentation experiments of wastewater from a brown coal low-temperature coke plant
    J. Environ. Sci. 22 (2), 192 - 197
    Volltext (URL)
  • Kuschk, P., Wießner, A., (2003):
    Abwasserbehandlung in Pflanzenkläranlagen
    Biotechnologie zur Umweltentlastung
    Teubner-Reihe Umwelt
    Teubner, Stuttgart, Leipzig, Wiesbaden, S. 182 - 192
  • Kuschk, P., Wießner, A., Buddhawong, S., Stottmeister, U., Kästner, M., (2006):
    Effectiveness of differently designed small-scale constructed wetlands to decrease the acidity of acid mine drainage under field conditions
    Eng. Life Sci. 6 (4), 394 - 398
    Volltext (URL)
  • Kuschk, P., Wießner, A., Kappelmeyer, U., Weißbrodt, E., Kästner, M., Stottmeister, U., (2003):
    Annual cycle of nitrogen removal by a pilot-scale subsurface horizontal flow in a constructed wetland under moderate climate
    Water Res. 37 (17), 4236 - 4242
    Volltext (URL)
  • Kuschk, P., Wießner, A., Kästner, M., Müller, R.A., Münch, C., Paredes, D., (2008):
    Pflanzenkläranlagen - Zukunftspotenzial und Forschungsbedarf
    Chem. Ing. Tech. 80 (12), 1785 - 1793
    Volltext (URL)
  • Kuschk, P., Wießner, A., Kossolapov, D.B., Kappelmeyer, U., Stottmeister, U., (2001):
    Experimental strategies to investigate the influence of helophytes on the redox reactions in their rhizosphere
    ISEB-Meeting 2001, "Phytoremediation", Topic 3: Wastewater treatment, Leipzig, 15.-17.5.2001
    p. 15
  • Kuschk, P., Wießner, A., Martius, G., Weißbrodt, E., Stottmeister, U., (1994):
    Untersuchungen zur Sanierung wäßriger Altlasten der Braunkohlepyrolyseindustrie
    Energieanwendung, Energie- und Umwelttechnik 43 (8), 309 - 312
  • Kuschk, P., Wießner, A., Stottmeister, U., (1999):
    Biological processes in wetland systems for wastewater treatment
    In: Winter, J., (ed.)
    Biotechnology Vol. 11a. Environmental processes I. Wastewater treatment
    Wiley-VCH, New York, Heidelberg, Berlin, p. 241 - 251
  • Kuschk, P., Wießner, A., Weißbrodt, E., Stottmeister, U., (2001):
    Annual cycle of nitrogen removal in a pilot-scale horizontal flow constructed wetland
    ISEB-Meeting 2001, "Phytoremediation", Topic 3: Wastewater treatment, Leipzig, 15.-17.5.2001
    p. 89
  • Kuschk, P., Wiessner, A., Seeger, E.M., Kästner, M., Kappelmeyer, U., Paredes, D., Shtemenko, N.I., (2012):
    The status of research on constructed wetlands
    In: Vitale, K., (ed.)
    Environmental and food safety and security for South-East Europe and Ukraine. Proceedings NATO Advanced Research Workshop on Environmental and Food Security for South-East Europe and Ukraine, Dnepropetrovsk, Ukraine, 17-19 May 2011
    NATO Science for Peace and Security Series C: Environmental Security
    Springer, Dordrecht, p. 155 - 171
    Volltext (URL)
  • Langenbach, K., Kuschk, P., Horn, H., Kästner, M., (2009):
    Slow sand filtration of secondary clarifier effluent for wastewater reuse
    Environ. Sci. Technol. 43 (15), 5896 - 5901
    Volltext (URL)
  • Langenbach, K., Kuschk, P., Horn, H., Kästner, M., (2010):
    Modeling of slow sand filtration for disinfection of secondary clarifier effluent
    Water Res. 44 (1), 159 - 166
    Volltext (URL)
  • Lazik, D., Morgeneyer, B., Geistlinger, H., Betzl, N., Kuschk, P., Münch, C., (2001):
    Lysimetermessplatz zur Simulation des Stickstoffabbaus in Vertikalpflanzenfiltern
    9. Lysimetertagung "Gebietsbilanzen bei unterschiedlicher Landnutzung", Gumpenstein, 24.-25.4.2001
    Bundesanstalt für Alpenländische Landwirtschaft, Gumpenstein, S. 195 - 197
  • Liu, J.A., Yahui, C.H.Z., Kuschk, P., Eismann, F., Glindemann, D., (1999):
    Phosphine in the urban air of Beijing and its possible sources
    Water Air Soil Pollut. 116 (3-4), 597 - 604
    Volltext (URL)
  • Liu, Y.J., Kuschk, P., Zhang, A.N., Wang, X.C., (2009):
    Characterisation of phenol degradation by Acinetobacter sp. XA05 and Sphingomonas sp. FG03
    Chem. Ecol. 25 (2), 107 - 117
    Volltext (URL)
  • Liu, Y.J., Liu, Z., Wang, F., Chen, Y.P., Kuschk, P., Wang, X.C., (2014):
    Regulation of aerobic granular sludge reformulation after granular sludge broken: Effect of poly aluminum chloride (PAC)
    Bioresour. Technol. 158 , 201 - 208
    Volltext (URL)
  • Macherius, A., Härtig, C., Kuschk, P., Shtemenko, N., Moeder, M., (2009):
    Analytical methods to characterize the composition of surface lipids of helophytes exposed to contaminated water
    In: Dishovsky, D., Pivovarovi, A., (eds.)
    Counteraction to chemical and biological terrorism in East European countries
    NATO Science for Peace and Security Series A: Chemistry and Biology
    Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg, New York, p. 95 - 100
    Volltext (URL)
  • Macherius, A., Kuschk, P., Härtig, C., Moeder, M., Shtemenko, N.I., Bayona, A.H., Heredia Guerrero, J.A., Gey, M., (2011):
    Composition changes in the cuticular surface lipids of the helophytes Phragmites australis and Juncus effusus as result of pollutant exposure
    Environ. Sci. Pollut. Res. 18 (5), 727 - 733
    Volltext (URL)
  • Moormann, H., Kuschk, P., Stottmeister, U., (2002):
    The effect of rhizodeposition from helophytes on bacterial degradation of phenolic compounds
    Acta Biotechnol. 22 (1-2), 107 - 112
    Volltext (URL)
  • Moormann, H., Kuschk, P., Stottmeister, U., (2001):
    The effect of rhizodeposition by helophytes on the bacterial degradation of organic pollutants
    ISEB-Meeting 2001, "Phytoremediation", Topic 3: Wastewater treatment, Leipzig, 15.-17.5.2001
    p. 98 - 99
  • Müller, R.A., Baeder-Bederski, O., Kuschk, P., (2001):
    Experimental station for applied and fundamental research into the hygienization of domestic sewage
    ISEB-Meeting 2001, "Phytoremediation", Topic 3: Wastewater treatment, Leipzig, 15.-17.5.2001
    p. 100
  • Müller, R.A., Kuschk, P., Baeder-Bederski, O., (2002):
    Mexikanisch-deutscher Projektverbund zur Entwicklung und Optimierung von Pflanzenkläranlagen zur Keimzahlreduktion in kommunalen Abwässern
    GAIA 11 (1), 74 - 76
  • Münch, C., Kuschk, P., Röske, I., (2005):
    Root stimulated nitrogen removal: only a local effect or important for water treatment?
    Water Sci. Technol. 51 (9), 185 - 192
    Volltext (URL)
  • Münch, C., Kuschk, P., Röske, I., (2001):
    The importance of root stimulated nitrogen removal for wastewater treatment in constructed wetlands
    ISEB-Meeting 2001, "Phytoremediation", Topic 3: Wastewater treatment, Leipzig, 15.-17.5.2001
    p. 101
  • Münch, C., Neu, T.R., Kuschk, P., Röske, I., (2007):
    The root surface as the definitive detail for microbial transformation processes in constructed wetlands - a biofilm characteristic
    Water Sci. Technol. 56 (3), 271 - 276
    Volltext (URL)
  • Muratova, A., Hübner, T., Narula, N., Wand, H., Turkovskaya, O., Kuschk, P., Jahn, R., Merbach, W., (2003):
    Rhizosphere microflora of plants used for the phytoremediation of bitumen-contaminated soil
    Microbiol. Res. 158 (2), 151 - 161
    Volltext (URL)
  • Muratova, A., Hübner, T., Tischer, S., Turkovskaya, O., Möder, M., Kuschk, P., (2003):
    Plant - Rhizosphere-microflora association during phytoremediation of PAH-contaminated soil
    Int. J. Phytoremediat. 5 (2), 137 - 151
    Volltext (URL)
  • Muratova, A., Turkovskaya, O., Hübner, T., Kuschk, P., (2003):
    Studies of the efficacy of alfalfa and reed in the phytoremediation of hydrocarbon-polluted soil
    Appl. Biochem. Microbiol. 39 (6), 681 - 688
    Volltext (URL)
  • Ouelhadj, A., Kuschk, P., Humbeck, K., (2006):
    Heavy metal stress and leaf senescence induce the barley gene HvC2d1 encoding a calcium-dependent novel C2 domain-like protein
    New Phytol. 170 (2), 261 - 273
    Volltext (URL)
  • Paredes, D., Kuschk, P., Köser, H., (2007):
    Influence of plants and organic matter on the nitrogen removal in laboratory-scale model subsurface flow constructed wetlands inoculated with anaerobic ammonium oxidizing bacteria
    Eng. Life Sci. 7 (6), 565 - 576
    Volltext (URL)
  • Paredes, D., Kuschk, P., Mbwette, T.S.A., Stange, F., Müller, R.A., Köser, H., (2007):
    New aspects of microbial nitrogen transformations in the context of wastewater treatment - a review
    Eng. Life Sci. 7 (1), 13 - 25
    Volltext (URL)
  • Paredes, D., Kuschk, P., Stange, C.F., Müller, R.A., Köser, H., (2007):
    Model experiments on improving nitrogen removal in laboratory scale subsurface constructed wetlands by enhancing the anaerobic ammonia oxidation
    Water Sci. Technol. 56 (3), 145 - 150
    Volltext (URL)
  • Paredes, D., Velez, M.E., Kuschk, P., Müller, R.A., (2007):
    Effects of type of flow, plants and addition of organic carbon in the removal of zinc and chromium in small-scale model wetlands
    Water Sci. Technol. 56 (3), 199 - 205
    Volltext (URL)
  • Rahman, K.Z., Wießner, A., Kuschk, P., Mattusch, J., Kästner, M., Müller, R.A., (2008):
    Dynamics of arsenic species in laboratory-scale horizontal subsurface-flow constructed wetlands treating an artificial wastewater
    Eng. Life Sci. 8 (6), 603 - 611
    Volltext (URL)
  • Rahman, K.Z., Wießner, A., Kuschk, P., Mattusch, J., Offelder, A., Kästner, M., Müller, R.A., (2008):
    Redox dynamics of arsenic species in the root-near environment of Juncus effusus investigated in a macro-gradient-free rooted gravel bed reactor
    Eng. Life Sci. 8 (6), 612 - 621
    Volltext (URL)
  • Rahman, K.Z., Wiessner, A., Kuschk, P., van Afferden, M., Mattusch, J., Müller, R.A., (2011):
    Fate and distribution of arsenic in laboratory-scale subsurface horizontal-flow constructed wetlands treating an artificial wastewater
    Ecol. Eng. 37 (8), 1214 - 1224
    Volltext (URL)
  • Rahman, K.Z., Wiessner, A., Kuschk, P., van Afferden, M., Mattusch, J., Müller, R.A., (2014):
    Removal and fate of arsenic in the rhizosphere of Juncus effusus treating artificial wastewater in laboratory-scale constructed wetlands
    Ecol. Eng. 69 , 93 - 105
    Volltext (URL)
  • Safonova, E., Kvitko, K., Kuschk, P., Möder, M., Reisser, W., (2005):
    Biodegradation of phenanthrene by the green alga Scenedesmus obliquus ES-55
    Eng. Life Sci. 5 (3), 234 - 239
    Volltext (URL)
  • Seeger, E.M., Kuschk, P., Fazekas, H., Grathwohl, P., Kästner, M., (2011):
    Bioremediation of benzene-, MTBE- and ammonia-contaminated groundwater with pilot-scale constructed wetlands
    Environ. Pollut. 159 (12), 3769 - 3776
    Volltext (URL)
  • Seeger, E.M., Maier, U., Grathwohl, P., Kuschk, P., Kaestner, M., (2013):
    Performance evaluation of different horizontal subsurface flow wetland types by characterization of flow behavior, mass removal and depth-dependent contaminant load
    Water Res. 47 (2), 769 - 780
    Volltext (URL)
  • Seeger, E.M., Reiche, N., Kuschk, P., Borsdorf, H., Kaestner, M., (2011):
    Performance evaluation using a three compartment mass balance for the removal of volatile organic compounds in pilot scale constructed wetlands
    Environ. Sci. Technol. 45 (19), 8467 - 8474
    Volltext (URL)
  • Seyring, N., Hansjürgens, B., Kuschk, P., (2001):
    Economical potentials of constructed wetlands
    ISEB-Meeting 2001, "Phytoremediation", Topic 3: Wastewater treatment, Leipzig, 15.-17.5.2001
    p. 119
  • Shtemenko, N., Kuschk, P., Möder, M., Geyer, R., Härtig, C., Voevoda, M., Shepelenko, V., Alexeevskaya, I., (2009):
    Influence of contaminant stress on the surface lipids composition of some helophytes
    In: Dishovsky, C., Pivovarovi, A., (eds.)
    Counteraction to chemical and biological terrorism in East European countries
    NATO Science for Peace and Security Series A: Chemistry and Biology
    Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg, New York, p. 101 - 108
    Volltext (URL)
  • Soltmann, U., Wand, H., Müller, A., Kuschk, P., Stottmeister, U., (2002):
    Exposure to xenobiotics deeply affects the bacteriocenosis in the rhizosphere of helophytes
    Acta Biotechnol. 22 (1-2), 161 - 166
    Volltext (URL)
  • Stottmeister, U., Buddhawong, S., Kuschk, P., Wießner, A., Mattusch, J., (2006):
    Constructed wetlands and their performance for treatment of water contaminated with arsenic and heavy metals
    In: Twardowska, I., Allen, H.E., Häggblom, M.M., Stefaniak, S., (eds.)
    Variable methods of soil and water pollution monitoring, protection and remediation
    NATO Science Series IV: Earth and Environmental Sciences 69
    Springer, Dordrecht, p. 417 - 432
  • Stottmeister, U., Kuschk, P., Seidel, H., (2003):
    Phytoremediation von schwermetall-belasteten Böden
    Biotechnologie zur Umweltentlastung
    Teubner-Reihe Umwelt
    Teubner, Stuttgart, Leipzig, Wiesbaden, S. 193 - 207
  • Stottmeister, U., Kuschk, P., Weißbrodt, E., Becker, P.M., Martius, G., Wießner, A., (1997):
    Ökotechnische Sanierungsstrategien für carbonchemische Altlasten
    Beiträge zur Wirtschaftsregion Leipzig-Halle: Regionale Festschrift zum Deutschen Ingenieurtag 1997 in Leipzig
    VDI Bezirksverein, Leipzig, S. 125 - 128
  • Stottmeister, U., Kuschk, P., Weißbrodt, E., Martius, G., Wießner, A., Becker, P.M., Kopinke, F.-D., Pörschmann, J., Eismann, F., (1997):
    Altlasten aus der Carbochemie im mitteldeutschen Raum: Dimensionen, Besonderheiten und Sanierungsstrategien
    In: Bayer, E., Ballschmiter, K., Behret, H., Frimmel, F., Merz, W., Obst, U., (Hrsg.)
    Umwelt und Chemie. Umwelttagung 1996
    GDCh-Monographien 8
    Gesellschaft Deutscher Chemiker (GDCh), Frankfurt/Main, S. 185 - 199
  • Stottmeister, U., Kuschk, P., Wießner, A., Weißbrodt, E., Martius, G., Becker, P.M., Eismann, F., Kotte, H., (1997):
    Altlastenprobleme der Carbochemie in Nordwestsachsen: Entstehung, Ausmaß und erste Sanierungskonzepte
    In: Knorr, C., von Schell, T., (Hrsg.)
    Mikrobieller Schadstoffabbau: ein interdisziplinärer Ansatz
    Vieweg, Wiesbaden, S. 357 - 375
  • Stottmeister, U., Kuschk, P., Wiessner, A., (2010):
    Full-scale bioremediation and long-term monitoring of a phenolic wastewater disposal lake
    Pure Appl. Chem. 82 (1), 161 - 173
    Volltext (URL)
  • Stottmeister, U., Seidel, H., Kuschk, P., (1999):
    Mikrobielles Leaching und Remediation anorganisch kontaminierter Böden
    In: Heiden, S., (Hrsg.)
    Innovative Techniken der Bodensanierung : ein Beitrag zur Nachhaltigkeit
    Spektrum Akademischer Verlag, Heidelberg, Berlin, S. 58 - 75
  • Stottmeister, U., Weißbrodt, E., Kuschk, P., (2001):
    Remediation of Industriell deposits in former opencast mines
    Reclamation and Remidiation of Post-Mining Landscapes; Teplice; International conference; May 2001
  • Stottmeister, U., Weißbrodt, E., Kuschk, P., Wießner, A., (2008):
    Strategy development, full-scale bioremediation and long-term monitoring of a phenolic wastewater deposit lake from the carbochemical industry
    J. Biotechnol. 136 (Suppl. 1), S602 - S603
    Volltext (URL)
  • Stottmeister, U., Wießner, A., Kuschk, P., (1998):
    Experimental determination of oxygen input into the rhizosphere by helophytes
    International Workshop Innovative Potentail of Advanced Biological Systems for Remediation, Technical University Hamburg-Harburg, March 2-4, 1998
    p. 93 - 96
  • Stottmeister, U., Wießner, A., Kuschk, P., Kappelmeyer, U., Kästner, M., Bederski, O., Müller, R.A., Moormann, H., (2003):
    Effects of plants and microorganisms in constructed wetlands for wastewater treatment
    Biotechnol. Adv. 22 (1-2), 93 - 117
    Volltext (URL)
  • Vacca, G., Wand, H., Nikolausz, M., Kuschk, P., Kästner, M., (2005):
    Effect of plants and filter materials on bacteria removal in pilot-scale constructed wetlands
    Water Res. 39 (7), 1361 - 1373
    Volltext (URL)
  • Vainshtein, M., Kuschk, P., Mattusch, J., Vatsourina, A., Wießner, A., (2003):
    Model experiments on the microbial removal of chromium from contaminated groundwater
    Water Res. 37 (6), 1401 - 1405
    Volltext (URL)
  • Vatsourina, A., Vainshtein, M., Kuschk, P., Wießner, A., Kosolapov, D., Kästner, M., (2005):
    Anaerobic co-reduction of chromate and nitrate by bacterial cultures of Staphylococcus epidermidis L-02
    J. Ind. Microbiol. Biotechnol. 32 (9), 409 - 414
    Volltext (URL)
  • Veinshtein, M.B., Kuschk, P., Mattusch, J., Vatsurina, A.V., (2000):
    Remediation of waters polluted with chromium (VI)
    In: Ostroumov, S.A., (ed.)
    Aquatic ecosystems and organisms
    MAX Press, Moskau, p. 29
  • Wand, H., Kuschk, P., Soltmann, U., Müller, A., Stottmeister, U., (2001):
    Enhanced degradation of xenobiotics in the rhizospere of helophytes
    ISEB-Meeting 2001, "Phytoremediation", Topic 3: Wastewater treatment, Leipzig, 15.-17.5.2001
    p. 140
  • Wand, H., Kuschk, P., Soltmann, U., Stottmeister, U., (2002):
    Enhanced removal of xenobiotics by helophytes
    Acta Biotechnol. 22 (1-2), 175 - 181
    Volltext (URL)
  • Wand, H., Soltmann, U., Kuschk, P., Müller, A., Stottmeister, U., (2000):
    Zum Abbau aromatischer Xenobiotika im Wurzelraum von Helophyten und zur Beeinflussung der Bakterienzönose in der Rhizosphäre durch Schadstoffexposition
    In: Merbach, W., Wittenmayer, L., Augustin, J., (Hrsg.)
    Rhizodeposition und Stoffverwertung. 10. Borkheider Seminar zur Ökophysiologie des Wurzelraumes
    B.G. Teubner, Stuttgart, Leipzig, S. 110 - 115
  • Wand, H., Vacca, G., Kuschk, P., Krüger, M., Kästner, M., (2007):
    Removal of bacteria by filtration in planted and non-planted sand columns
    Water Res. 41 (1), 159 - 167
    Volltext (URL)
  • Wießner, A., Gonzalias, A.E., Kästner, M., Kuschk, P., (2008):
    Effects of sulphur cycle processes on ammonia removal in a laboratory-scale constructed wetland planted with Juncus effusus
    Ecol. Eng. 34 (2), 162 - 167
    Volltext (URL)
  • Wießner, A., Kappelmeyer, U., Kuschk, P., Kästner, M., (2005):
    Influence of the redox condition dynamics on the removal efficiency of a laboratory-scale constructed wetland
    Water Res. 39 (1), 248 - 256
    Volltext (URL)
  • Wießner, A., Kuschk, P., Buddhawong, S., Stottmeister, U., Mattusch, J., Kästner, M., (2006):
    Effectiveness of various small-scale constructed wetland designs for the removal of iron and zinc from acid mine drainage under field conditions
    Eng. Life Sci. 6 (6), 584 - 592
    Volltext (URL)
  • Wießner, A., Kuschk, P., Jechorek, M., Seidel, H., Kästner, M., (2008):
    Sulphur transformation and deposition in the rhizosphere of Juncus effusus in a laboratory-scale constructed wetland
    Environ. Pollut. 155 (1), 125 - 131
    Volltext (URL)
  • Wießner, A., Kuschk, P., Kappelmeyer, U., Bederski, O., Müller, R.A., Kästner, M., (2006):
    Influence of helophytes on redox reactions in their rhizosphere
    In: Macková, M., Dowling, D.N., Macek, T., (eds.)
    Phytoremediation and rhizoremediation. Theoretical background
    Focus on Biotechnology 9A
    Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg, New York, p. 69 - 82
  • Wießner, A., Kuschk, P., Kästner, M., Stottmeister, U., (2002):
    Abilities of helophyte species to release oxygen into rhizosphere with varying redox conditions in laboratory scale hydroponic systems
    Int. J. Phytoremediat. 4 (1), 1 - 15
    Volltext (URL)
  • Wießner, A., Kuschk, P., Martius, G., Eismann, F., Zehnsdorf, A., Weißbrodt, E., Stottmeister, U., (1994):
    Abbaubarkeit von Schadstoffen im Braunkohlepyrolyse-Altwasser
    Wasser Abwasser Praxis 3 (4), 44 - 48
  • Wießner, A., Kuschk, P., Stottmeister, U., (2001):
    Investigations into oxygen release by the roots of helophyte plantlets in laboratory-scale hydroponic systems
    ISEB-Meeting 2001, "Phytoremediation", Topic 3: Wastewater treatment, Leipzig, 15.-17.5.2001
    p. 142
  • Wießner, A., Kuschk, P., Stottmeister, U., (2002):
    Oxygen release by roots of Typha latifolia and Juncus effusus in laboratory hydroponic systems
    Acta Biotechnol. 22 (1-2), 209 - 216
    Volltext (URL)
  • Wießner, A., Kuschk, P., Stottmeister, U., Struckmann, D., Jank, M., (1999):
    Treating a lignite pyrolysis wastewater in a constructed subsurface flow wetland
    Water Res. 33 (5), 1296 - 1302
    Volltext (URL)
  • Wießner, A., Kuschk, P., Weißbrodt, E., Stottmeister, U., Pörschmann, J., Kopinke, F.-D., (1993):
    Charakterisierung des Wassers und des Sedimentes einer Braunkohle-Schwelwasserdeponie
    Wasser Abwasser Praxis 2 (6), 375 - 379
  • Wießner, A., Remmler, M., Kuschk, P., Stottmeister, U., (1998):
    The treatment of a deposited lignite pyrolysis wastewater by adsorption using activated carbon and activated coke
    Colloid Surf. A-Physicochem. Eng. Asp. 139 (1), 91 - 97
    Volltext (URL)
  • Wiessner, A., Kappelmeyer, U., Kaestner, M., Schultze-Nobre, L., Kuschk, P., (2013):
    Response of ammonium removal to growth and transpiration of Juncus effusus during the treatment of artificial sewage in laboratory-scale wetlands
    Water Res. 47 (13), 4265 - 4273
    Volltext (URL)
  • Wiessner, A., Kappelmeyer, U., Kuschk, P., Kästner, M., (2005):
    Sulphate reduction and the removal of carbon and ammonia in a laboratory-scale constructed wetland
    Water Res. 39 (19), 4643 - 4650
    Volltext (URL)
  • Wiessner, A., Müller, J.A., Kuschk, P., Kappelmeyer, U., Kästner, M., Liu, Y.L., Stottmeister, U., (2014):
    Environmental pollution by wastewater from brown coal processing – a remediation case study in Germany
    J. Environ. Eng. Landsc. Manag. 22 (1), 71 - 83
    Volltext (URL)
  • Wiessner, A., Rahman, K.Z., Kuschk, P., Kästner, M., Jechorek, M., (2010):
    Dynamics of sulphur compounds in horizontal sub-surface flow laboratory-scale constructed wetlands treating artificial sewage
    Water Res. 44 (20), 6175 - 6185
    Volltext (URL)
  • Wild, P., Möder, M., Schrader, S., Kuschk, P., Engewald, W., (2001):
    Trace analysis of technical nonylphenol, bisphenol A and 17a-ethinylestradiol in Wastewater using SPME-GC/MS
    18. Agilent Forum Analytik, Wien, 23.-24.1.2001
  • Wu, S.B.A., Jeschke, C., Dong, R.J., Paschke, H., Kuschk, P., Knöller, K., (2011):
    Sulfur transformations in pilot-scale constructed wetland treating high sulfate-containing contaminated groundwater: a stable isotope assessment
    Water Res. 45 (20), 6688 - 6698
    Volltext (URL)
  • Wu, S., Chen, Z., Braeckevelt, M., Seeger, E.M., Dong, R., Kästner, M., Paschke, H., Hahn, A., Kayser, G., Kuschk, P., (2012):
    Dynamics of Fe(II), sulphur and phosphate in pilot-scale constructed wetlands treating a sulphate-rich chlorinated hydrocarbon contaminated groundwater
    Water Res. 46 (6), 1923 - 1932
    Volltext (URL)
  • Wu, S., Kuschk, P., Brix, H., Vymazal, J., Dong, R., (2014):
    Development of constructed wetlands in performance intensifications for wastewater treatment: A nitrogen and organic matter targeted review
    Water Res. 57 , 40 - 55
    Volltext (URL)
  • Wu, S., Kuschk, P., Wiessner, A., Kästner, M., Pang, C., Dong, R., (2013):
    Response of removal rates to various organic carbon and ammonium loads in laboratory-scale constructed wetlands treating artificial wastewater
    Water Environ. Res. 85 (1), 44 - 53
    Volltext (URL)
  • Wu, S., Kuschk, P., Wiessner, A., Müller, J.A., Saad, R.A.B., Dong, R., (2013):
    Sulphur transformations in constructed wetlands for wastewater treatment: a review
    Ecol. Eng. 52 , 278 - 289
    Volltext (URL)
  • Wu, S., Lv, T., Li, C., Kuschk, P., Wiessner, A., Pang, C., Dong, R., (2012):
    Effect of nitrate on sulphur transformations depending on carbon load in laboratory-scale wetlands treating artificial sewage
    In: Iranpour, R., Zhao, J., Wang, A., Yang, F., Li, X., (eds.)
    Advances in Environmental Science and Engineering. Selected, peer reviewed papers from the 2012 International Conference on Energy and Environmental Protection (ICEEP 2012), June 23-24, 2012, Hohhot, China
    Advanced Materials Research 518-523
    Trans Tech Publications, Durnten-Zurich, p. 1902 - 1912
    Volltext (URL)
  • Wu, S., Wiessner, A., Braeckevelt, M., Kappelmeyer, U., Dong, R., Müller, J.A., Kuschk, P., (2013):
    Influence of nitrate load on sulfur transformations in the rhizosphere of Juncus effusus in laboratory-scale constructed wetlands treating artificial domestic wastewater
    Environ. Eng. Manag. J. 12 (3), 565 - 573
  • Wu, S., Wiessner, A., Dong, R., Pang, C., Kuschk, P., (2012):
    Performance of two laboratory-scale horizontal wetlands under varying influent loads treating artificial sewage
    Eng. Life Sci. 12 (2), 178 - 187
    Volltext (URL)
  • Zehnsdorf, A., Kuschk, P., (1998):
    Pflanzen helfen bei der Reinigung von Wasser und Boden
    Biotechnologie für die Umwelt
    UFZ-Magazin Lebensräume 2
    UFZ Leipzig-Halle GmbH, Leipzig, S. 30 - 31
    Volltext (URL)
  • Zhang, A.N., Liu, Z., Chen, Y.P., Kuschk, P., Liu, Y.J., (2014):
    Effects of EPS on membrane fouling in a hybrid membrane bioreactor for municipal wastewater treatment
    Membr. Water Treat. 5 (1), 1 - 14
    Volltext (URL)
  • Zhu, G., Jetten, M.S.M., Kuschk, P., Ettwig, K., Yin, C., (2010):
    Potential roles of anaerobic ammonium and methane oxidation in the nitrogen cycle of wetland ecosystems
    Appl. Microbiol. Biotechnol. 86 (4), 1043 - 1055
    Volltext (URL)
  • Zolfaghari, R., Chen, Z., Shao, H.B., Kuschk, P., Kolditz, O., (2012):
    Multi-component reactive transport modeling of PCE degradation at the pilot scale constructed wetland Bitterfeld, Germany
    Proceedings of the XIX International Conference on Water Resources (CMWR 2012), University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, June 17-22,2012, Urbana, Illinois, USA
    University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Champaign, IL, p. 1 - 10
    Volltext (URL)

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