Research for the Environment

Publications of the Department Umweltbiotechnologie in year 2014


Articles in ISI listed journals (21)
Articles in other journals (not listed in ISI) (2)

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Articles in ISI listed journals (21)

  • Adam, I.K.U., Rein, A., Miltner, A., Fulgêncio, A.C.D., Trapp, S., Kästner, M., (2014):
    Experimental results and integrated modelling of bacterial growth on insoluble hydrophobic substrate (phenanthrene)
    Environ. Sci. Technol. 48 (15), 8717 - 8726
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  • 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
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  • Castillo, O.S., Zaragoza, E.M., Alvarado, C.J., Barrera, M.G., Dasgupta-Schubert, N., (2014):
    Using the conservative nature of fresh leaf surface density to measure foliar area
    International Agrophysics 28 (4), 413 - 421
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  • 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
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  • de Carvalho, C.C.C.R., Marques, M.P.C., Hachicho, N., Heipieper, H.J., (2014):
    Rapid adaptation of Rhodococcus erythropolis cells to salt stress by synthesizing polyunsaturated fatty acids
    Appl. Microbiol. Biotechnol. 98 (12), 5599 - 5606
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  • Fester, T., Giebler, J., Wick, L.Y., Schlosser, D., Kästner, M., (2014):
    Plant–microbe interactions as drivers of ecosystem functions relevant for the biodegradation of organic contaminants
    Curr. Opin. Biotechnol. 27 , 168 - 175
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  • French, H.K., Kästner, M., van der Zee, S.E.A.T.M., (2014):
    New approaches for low-invasive contaminated site characterization, monitoring and modelling. Editorial
    Environ. Sci. Pollut. Res. 21 (15), 8893 - 8896
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  • Hachicho, N., Hoffmann, P., Ahlert, K., Heipieper, H.J., (2014):
    Effect of silver nanoparticles and silver ions on growth and adaptive response mechanisms of Pseudomonas putida mt-2
    FEMS Microbiol. Lett. 355 (1), 71 - 77
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  • Kästner, M., Nowak, K.M., Miltner, A., Trapp, S., Schäffer, A., (2014):
    Classification and modelling of nonextractable residue (NER) formation of xenobiotics in soil — a synthesis
    Crit. Rev. Environ. Sci. Technol. 44 (19), 2107 - 2171
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  • Lisiecki, P., Chrzanowski, Ł., Szulc, A., Ławniczak, Ł., Białas, W., Dziadas, M., Owsianiak, M., Staniewski, J., Cyplik, P., Marecik, R., Jeleń, H., Heipieper, H.J., (2014):
    Biodegradation of diesel/biodiesel blends in saturated sand microcosms
    Fuel 116 , 321 - 327
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  • 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
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  • Poerschmann, J., Schultze-Nobre, L., (2014):
    Structural characterization of organic intermediates arising from xylenol degradation by laboratory-scale constructed wetlands
    Chemosphere 109 , 120 - 127
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  • Poerschmann, J., Schultze-Nobre, L., (2014):
    Sorption determination of phenols and polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in a multiphase constructed wetland system by solid phase microextraction
    Sci. Total Environ. 482-483 , 234 - 240
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  • 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
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  • Rapoport, A., Heipieper, H.J., (2014):
    Biotechnological and environmental microbiological research in the Baltic region
    Biotechnol. Appl. Biochem. 61 (1), 1 - 2
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  • Scheublin, T.R., Deusch, S., Moreno-Forero, S.K., Müller, J.A., van der Meer, J.R., Leveau, J.H.J., (2014):
    Transcriptional profiling of Gram-positive Arthrobacter in the phyllosphere: induction of pollutant degradation genes by natural plant phenolic compounds
    Environ. Microbiol. 16 (7), 2212 - 2225
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  • Schurig, C., Melo, V.A., Miltner, A., Kaestner, M., (2014):
    Characterisation of microbial activity in the framework of natural attenuation without groundwater monitoring wells?: a new Direct-Push probe
    Environ. Sci. Pollut. Res. 21 (15), 9002 - 9015
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  • Schurig, C., Miltner, A., Kaestner, M., (2014):
    Hexadecane and pristane degradation potential at the level of the aquifer – evidence from sediment incubations compared to in-situ microcosms
    Environ. Sci. Pollut. Res. 21 (15), 9081 - 9094
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  • 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
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  • 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
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  • 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
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Articles in other journals (not listed in ISI) (2)

  • Kästner, M., (2014):
    Pesticide risks put in order
    Trac-Trends Anal. Chem. 54 , IV - V
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  • Krug, H.F., Wick, P., Hirsch, C., Kühnel, D., Marquardt, C., Nau, K., Mathes, B., Steinbach, C., (2014):
    Im Gleichgewicht? Risikoforschung zu Nanomaterialien : die internationale Risikodebatte zur Nanotechnologie und zu möglichen Vorsorgemaßnahmen für Arbeitsplatz und Verbraucher
    Arbeitsmedizin, Sozialmedizin, Umweltmedizin : ASU 43 (1), 6 - 18
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Dr. Peter Kuschk

The Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research (UFZ) grieves for its long-serving staff scientist

Dr. Peter Kuschk,

who passed away unexpectedly on 14 October 2014.



UFZ research themes

Controlling Chemicals’ Fate

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Graduate School HIGRADE

The new "Helmholtz Interdisciplinary GRADuate School for Environmental Research (HIGRADE)" is fostered by the Helmholtz Initiative and Networking Fund and will start in October 2007.

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