Tanja Brandt, MSc ETH





Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research - UFZ
Permoserstr. 15
04318 Leipzig, Germany

Tel: 0341 235 1996
tanja.brandt@ufz.de

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Research interests

Oxygen dynamics at the sediment-water interface of streams:

  • Further development of optical sensing technology for continuous O2 mapping in situ
  • Time series analysis of O2 dynamics and its effects on biogeochemical reaction rates

Current project

Marie Curie Initial Training Network INTERFACES:
Ecohydrological Interfaces as critical hotspots for transformations of ecosystem exchange fluxes

duration 2013 - 2017
INTERFACES Project website


CV

since
Jan 2018

 Research fellow at the University of Rostock, working group Landscape Ecology and Site Evaluation

since
Aug 2017

Research Assistant at Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research - UFZ, Department of Hydrogeology

since
Aug 2014

PhD student at Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research - UFZ, department Hydrogeology

Nov 2013 -
Feb 2014

Research fellow at Eawag, department of Environmental Toxicology

Sep 2011 -
Jun 2014

Master of Science ETH in Environmental Sciences, ETH Zurich
Major: Biogeochemistry and Pollutant Dynamics

Dez 2009 -
Jul 2011

Project manager, PTRM Mittelrhein GmbH

Nov 2008 -
Jan 2009

Guest scientist at Volcani Center, Israel

Apr 2006 -
Dez 2009

Bachelor of Science in Ecological Impact Assessment, University of Koblenz-Landau


Publications

Kosak L., Brandt T., Sigg l., Behra R., 2018. Uptake and effects of cerium(III) and cerium oxide nanoparticles to Chlamydomonas reinhardtii. Aquat. Toxicol. 197, 41-46.

Brandt T., Vieweg M., Laube G., Schima R., Goblirsch T., Fleckenstein J.H., Schmidt C., 2017. Automated in situ oxygen profiling at aquatic-terrestrial interfaces. Environ. Sci. Technol., doi: 10.1021/acs.est.7b01482

Baranov V., Milosevic D., Kurz M.J., Zarnetske J.P., Sabater F., Marti E., Robertson A., Brandt T., Sorolla A., Lewandowski J., Krause S., 2017. Helophyte impacts on the response of hyporheic invertebrate communities to inundation. Ecohydrol., doi: 10.1002/eco.1857

Roehder, L.A., Brandt, T., Sigg, L., Behra, R., 2014. Influence of agglomeration of cerium oxide nanoparticles and speciation of cerium(III) on short term effects to the green algae Chlamydomonas reinhardtii. Aquat. Toxicol. 152, 121-130.

Conference Contributions

Brandt T., Vieweg M., Schmidt C., Fleckenstein J.H. "Spatio-temporal Oxygen Dynamics in Gravel Bars under Varying Hydrological Conditions" AGU Fall Meeting 2016, 12-16 December 2016, San Francisco, USA (presentation)

Schima R., Goblirsch T., Paschen M., Francyk B., Bumberger J., Dietrich P., Rubin Y., Rinke K., Fleckenstein J.H., Schmidt C., Vieweg M., Brandt T. "Geosfear? - Overcoming System Boundaries by Open-Source Based Monitoring of Spatio-Temporal Processes" AGU Fall Meeting 2016, 12-16 December 2016, San Francisco, USA (poster)

Harjung A., Brandt T., Vieweg M., Buttorini A., Schmidt C., Fleckenstein J.H., Sabater F. "Capturing Hot Moments of Carbon Cycling in the Hyporheic Zone of an Intermittent Stream" AGU Fall Meeting 2016, 12-16 December 2016, San Francisco, USA (poster)

Brandt T., Vieweg M., Harjung A., Fleckenstein J.H., Schmidt C. "In Situ Hyporheic Oxygen Dynamics during Drought Revealed by Novel Optical Sensing Technology" European Hyporheic Forum, 24 June 2016, Berlin, Germany (poster)

Brandt, T., Vieweg, M., Harjung A., Fleckenstein J.H., Schima R., Schmidt C. "A New Optical Oxygen Sensor for Monitoring Spatio-Temporal Oxygen Dynamics at Highly Reactive Aquatic Interfaces" europt(r)ode XIII, 20-23 March 2016, Graz, Austria (poster)

Brandt T., Vieweg M., Harjung A., Fleckenstein J.H., Schmidt C. "A New Optical Oxygen Sensor Reveals Spatial and Temporal Variations of Dissolved Oxygen at Ecohydrological Interfaces" AGU Fall Meeting 2015, 14-18 December 2015, San Francisco, USA (poster)