Accomplished Theses

2012

NameTopicDegree
Anne BayerSpatial and temporal dynamics of microbial activities in tar oil
contaminated aquifer
PhD

2011

NameTopicDegree
Marlies BeerQualitätssicherung von Isotopenuntersuchungen an leichtflüchtigen chlorierten Kohlenwasserstoffen in der Altlastensanierung(13C/12C; 37Cl/35Cl)Master
Myriam DemuthQuellenidentifizierung und Transportverhalten von Nitrat und Ammonium im Zustrombereich der Trinkwassergewinnung MangfalltalMaster
Marko HünnigerDevelopment of experimental, monitoring and mathematical methods to quantify water fluxes and transport in heterogeneous aquifer system modelsPhD
Florian KrämerDiffusive exchange of non-reactive substances in bi-porous groundwater systems – a column experimentDiplom
Werner MichelNumerische Modellierung der Interaktion zwischen Oberflächengewässern und dem Grundwasser mit Hilfe von geohydraulischen, isotopenhydrologischen und hydrochemischen UntersuchungenPhD
Giovanni PilloniDistribution and dynamics of contaminant degraders and microbial communities in stationary and non-stationary contaminant plumesPhD
Sandra ReinnickeCompound specific isotope analysis of the pesticides bentazone, MCPA, dichlobenil and its main metabolite BAM: Method validation and degradation studiesPhD

2010

NameTopicDegree
Nidal Abu LabanAnaerobic benzene degradation by iron -and sulfate- reducing enrichment culturesPhD
Dickson AdomakoGeochemistry and recharge studies of the Densu River Basin using classical hydrological methods, numerical modelling and tracer techniquePhD
Franz BergmannPhysiological potential of the anaerobic naphthalene-degrading enrichment culture N47: Genomic, proteomic and stable isotope studiesPhD
Julian BoschThermodynamic and kinetic constraints on microbial iron reductionPhD
Hubert KarolakKombinierter Pump- und Tracerversuch zur Bestimmung der effektiven Porosität und der Fließzeit im tertiären AquiferBachelor
Armin MeyerPathway Dependent Isotope Fractionation in Triazine DegradationPhD
Kathrin SchreglmannPotential impacts of temperature changes due to shallow geothermal installations on groundwater faunaDiplom
Carolin SpicherAquifer sediment bacterial community analysis in groundwater with respect to mineralogy and aromatic hydrocarbon contaminationMaster

2009

NameTopicDegree
Dr. Florian EinsiedlFrom the micro-scale to the macro-scale: on the understanding of groundwater ecosystemsHabilitation
Francesco FerraroEffects and impact on groundwater ecosystems: review and experimentsMaster
Gabi KrallerAuswertung und Modellierung des Tracerversuches am Hochkaltermassiv von 2001 im Nationalpark Berchtesgaden zur Bestimmung von hydraulischen Parametern des GrundwassersystemsMaster
Nicolas PeuckmannNumerische Simulationen des Strömungsfeldes und nicht reaktive Stofftransport Prozesse in einem künstlichen AquifersystemDiplom
Felix RaulfActivity of the naphthoyl-CoA reductase from the sulfate reducing enrichment culture N47Master
Tanja RiedelStruktur und Verteilung sulfatreduzierender mikrobieller Populationen in einem mit Kohlenwasserstoffen kontaminierten GrundwasserleiterMaster

2008

NameTopicDegree
Kathrin EuringerInvestigation of the importance of trophic interactions and microbial food webs in aquifers for the self-purification potential of groundwaterPhD
Julien FarlinHydrological and geochemical investigation in a karstified catchment of Lodowe spring in the Tatra Mountains to estimate water flow components and water resourcesMaster
Eva FritzSystematic investigation of natural antibiotic production in groundwaterPhD
Verena HammerlShort-term reactions of groundwater microbial communities towards temperature impacts as imposed by groundwater thermal energy dischargeDiplom
Claudia KellermannAutotrophy in Groundwater EcosystemsPhD
Bettina AnneserSpatial and temporal dynamics of biogeochemical gradients in a tar oil-contaminated porous aquifer – biodegradation processes revealed by high-resolution measurementsPhD
Muna MangaloPrinciples of stable isotope fractionation during anaerobic respirationPhD
Marc SchwientekMicrobial degradation of agrochemicals in leachate and groundwater of ScheyernPhD
Thomas WeberExperimentelle Untersuchungenzu Frass- und Bewegungsaktivitäten und Einflüssen von Temperatur bei Grundwasser-OrganismenDiplom

2007

NameTopicDegree
Robert BauerLimitation of microbial growth and the biodegradation of aromatic hydrocarbons in anoxic contaminant plumesPhD
Umakanth KunapuliAnaerobic degradation of aromatic hydrocarbons in the unsaturated zone and in aquifersPhD
Petra KürzingerAerobic degradation in transient toluene plumes in porous media - experiments in 2-D model aquifer microcosmsDiplom
Laura SchröderExperimentelle Untersuchung der Transportvorgänge in einem 2D-Strömungsmodell mittels künstlicher TracerMaster
Christine StumppEstimation and quantification of the heterogeneity in water transport through the unsaturated/saturated zone using environmental tracersPhD
Christian WinderlFunctional and phylogenetic diversity of contaminant degrading microbes in aquifersPhD

2006

NameTopicDegree
Jan van HeydenQuantification of immobile water of unsaturated sandy soli columns with inverse modelling of artificial tracer breakthrough curvesDiplom

2005

NameTopicDegree
Regina DrexelMethod development for rapid quantification of sediment bacteria by flow cytometryDiplom
Michael SafinowskiAnaerobic bacterial degradation of aromatic compoundsPhD

2004

NameTopicDegree
Johannes FritscheInvestigation of the functional biodiversity and hydrology of karstic and sulphurous springs for the development of bioremediation procedures for heavy-metal contaminated groundwaterPhD
Nicole SchmidContaminant threshold concentrations in bacterial mineralization of individual petroleum hydrocarbonsMaster