Prof. Dr. Mark Gessner: Limnologie, Ökosysteme, Globaler Umweltwandel, Aquatische Ökologie, Mikrobielle Ökologie

Prof. Dr. Hans-Peter Grossart: Gewässer, Mikroorganismen, Pilze, Biodiversität, Aquatische Mikrobielle Ökologie, Kreisläufe in Gewässern, Biogeochemie (organische Materialien, Energie und Nährstoffe), Wissensübertragung auf Industrie

Prof. Dr. Matthias Rillig: ökologische Synthese, Biodiversität im Boden, Mykorrhiza, Auswirkung von Bodenorganismen auf Pflanze, Global change driver und mehr

PD Dr. Guntram Weithoff: Invasion in Gewässern, Zooplankton und mehr


Ballhausen, M.-B., Hewitt, R., & Rillig, M. (2020). Mimicking climate warming effects on Alaskan soil microbial communities via gradual temperature increase. Scientific Reports, 10(1), 8533.

Bižić*, M., Klintzsch*, T., Ionescu*, D., Hindiyeh, M., Y., Günthel, M., Muro-Pastor, A., M., Keppler, F., Grossart, H-P. (2020) Aquatic and terrestrial Cyanobacteria produce methane. Science Advances 6, 3: eaax5343. *Authors contributed equally to the manuscript.

Fasching, C., Akotoye, C., Bižić, M., Fonvielle, J., Ionescu, D., Mathavarajah, S., Zoccarato, L., Walsh, D. A., Grossart, H-P., Xenopoulos, M. A. (2020) Linking stream microbial community function to dissolved organic matter and inorganic. Limnology and Oceanography 65, S71–S87.

Rillig, M., Ryo, M., Lehmann, A., Aguilar-Trigueros, C., Buchert, S., Wulf, A., . . . Yang, G. (2019). The role of multiple global change factors in driving soil functions and microbial biodiversity. Science 366(6467): 886-890.

Okiobe, S., Rillig, M., Mola, M., Augustin, J., Parolly, G., & Veresoglou, S. (2019). Arbuscular mycorrhiza has little influence on N2O potential emissions compared to plant diversity in experimental plant communities. FEMS Microbiology Ecology 96(2).

Aguilar-Trigueros CA, Hempel S, Powell JR, Cornwell William K, Rillig MC. 2018. Bridging reproductive and microbial ecology: A case study in arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi. The ISME Journal 13: 873–884.

Bižić-Ionescu M, Klintzsch T, Ionescu D, Hindiyeh MY, Günthel M, Muro-Pastor AM, Keppler F, Grossart H-P. 2018. Widespread formation of methane by Cyanobacteria in aquatic and terrestrial environments. BiRxiv.

Marmen S, Blank L, Al-Ashhab A, Malik A, Ganzert L, Lazlar M, Grossart H-P, Sher D. 2018. The role of land use types and water chemical properties in structuring the microbiome of a connected lakes system. bioRxiv: 401299.

Reverey F, Ganzert L, Lischeid G, Ulrich A, Premke K, Grossart H-P. 2018. Dry-wet cycles of kettle hole sediments leave a microbial and biogeochemical legacy. Science of the Total Environment 627: 985-996.

Taube R, Ganzert L, Grossart H-P, Gleixner G, Premke K. 2018. Organic matter quality structures benthic fatty acid patterns and the abundance of fungi and bacteria in temperate lakes. Science of the Total Environment, 610: 469-481.

Yang G, Wagg C, Veresoglou SD, Hempel S, Rillig MC. 2018. How soil biota drive ecosystem stability. Trends in Plant Science 23(12): 1057-1067.

Aguilar-Trigueros CA, Rillig MC, Ballhausen MB. 2017. Environmental filtering is a relic. A Response to Cadotte and Tucker. Trends in ecology & evolution 32: 882.

Amalfitano S, Corno G, Eckert E, Fazi S, Ninio S, Callieri C, Grossart H-P, Eckert W. 2017. Tracing particulate matter and associated microorganisms in freshwaters. Hydrobiologia 800(1): 145-154.

Ionescu D, Bizic-Ionescu M, De Maio N, Cypionka H, Grossart HP. 2017. Community-like genome in single cells of the sulfur bacterium Achromatium oxaliferum. Nature Communications 8: 455.

Lischke B, Mehner T, Hilt S, Attermeyer K, Brauns M, Brothers S, Grossart H-P, Köhler J, Scharnweber K, Gaedke U. 2017. Benthic carbon is inefficiently transferred in the food webs of two eutrophic shallow lakes. Freshwater Biology 62(10): 1693-1706.

Rillig MC, Lehmann A, Aguilar-Trigueros CA, Antonovics J, Caruso T, Hempel S, Lehmann J, Valyi K, Verbruggen E, Veresoglou SD, Powell JR. 2016. Soil microbes and community coalescence. Pedobiologia – Journal of Soil Ecology 59: 37-40.