Prof. Dr. Gerd Gleixner PDF Print
Publications from 2005 to 2010

International peer-viewed journals

Radke J, Bechtel A, Gaupp R, Püttmann W, Schwark L, Sachse D, Gleixner G (2005) Linear relationship between hydrogen isotope ratios of lipid biomarkers and sediment maturity. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta 69, 5517-5530.

Rethemeyer J, Kramer C, Gleixner G, John B, Yamashita T, Flessa H, Andersen N, Nadeau MJ, Grootes PM (2005) Transformation of organic matter in agricultural soils: radiocarbon concentration versus soil depth. Geoderma 128, 94-105.

Schmidt MWI, Gleixner G (2005) Carbon and nitrogen isotope composition of bulk soil, particle-size fractions and organic material after treatment with hydrofluoric acid. Eur. J. Soil Sci. 56, 407-416.

Schulze WX, Gleixner G, Kaiser K, Guggenberger G, Mann M, Schulze E-D (2005) A proteomic fingerprint of dissolved organic carbon and of soil particles. Oecologia 142, 335-342.

Vetter W, Gleixner G, Armbruster W, Ruppe S, Stern GA, Braekevelt E (2005) Congenerspecific concentrations and carbon stable isotope ratios (δ13C) of two technical toxaphene products (Toxaphene® and Melipax®). Chemosphere 58, 235-241.

Neff J, Harden J, Gleixner G (2005) Fire effects on soil organic matter content, composition, and nutrients in Boreal Interior Alaska. Can. J. Forest Res. 35, 2178-2187.

Bartram S, Jux A, Gleixner G, Boland W (2006) Corrigendum to "Dynamic pathway allocation in early terpenoid biosynthesis of stress-induced lima bean leaves" [Phytochemistry 67 (2006) 1661-1672]. Phytochemistry 67, 2512.

Krull E, Sachse D, Mügler I, Thiele A, Gleixner G (2006) Compound-specific δ13C and δ2H analyses of plant and soil organic matter: A preliminary assessment of the effects of vegetation change on ecosystem hydrology. Soil Biol. Biochem. 38, 3211-3221.

Vetter W, Schlatterer J, Gleixner G (2006) Experiments directed to the compound-specific determination of the stable carbon isotope ratios of the toxaphene congener B8-1413 in two technical mixtures and Antarctic Weddell seal. J. Chromatography, 1110, 165-170.

Vetter W, Gleixner G (2006) Compound-specific stable carbon isotope ratios (δ13C values) of the halogenated natural product 2,3,3 ,4,4 ,5,5 -heptachloro-1 -methyl-1,2 -bipyrrole (Q1). Rapid Comm. Mass Spectr. 20, 3018-3022.

Kramer C, Gleixner G (2006) Variable use of plant- and soil-derived carbon by microorganisms in agricultural soils. Soil Biol. Biochem. 38, 3267-3278.

Sachse D, Radke J ,Gleixner G (2006) δD values of individual n-alkanes from terrestrial plants along a climatic gradient – Implications for the sedimentary biomarker record. Org. Geochem. 37, 469-483.

Steinbeiss S, Schmidt CM, Heide K, Gleixner G (2006) δ13C values of pyrolysis products from cellulose and lignin represent the isotope content of their precursors. J. Anal. Appl. Pyrolysis 75, 19-26.

Wengel M, Kothe E, Schmidt CM, Heide K, Gleixner G (2006) Degradation of organic matter from black shales and charcoal by the wood-rotting fungus Schizophyllum commune and release of dissolved organic carbon and heavy metals in the aqueous phase. Sci. Total Environ. 367, 383-393.

Wengel M, Gleixner G (2006) Preparative isolation and characterization of heavy metal complexes from acid mine drainage and surface wastewaters. Acta Hydrochim. Hydrobiol. 34, 568-578.

Ekberg A, Buchmann N, Gleixner G (2007) Rhizospheric influence on soil respiration and decomposition in a temperate Norway spruce stand. Soil Biol. Biochem. 39, 2103-2110.

Hettmann E, Brand WA, Gleixner G (2007) Improved isotope ratio measurement performance in liquid chromatography/isotope ratio mass spectrometry by removing excess oxygen. Rapid Comm. Mass Spectr. 21, 4135-4141.

Prokushkin AS, Gleixner G, McDowell WH, Ruehlow S, Schulze ED (2007) Source- and substrate-specific export of dissolved organic matter from permafrost-dominated forested watershed in central Siberia - art. no. GB4003. Global Biogeochem. Cycles 21, B4003.

Rubino M, Lubritto C, D'Onofrio A, Terrasi F, Gleixner G, Cotrufo MF (2007) An isotopic method for testing the influence of leaf litter quality on carbon fluxes during decomposition. Oecologia 154, 155-166.

Augspurger C, Gleixner G, Kramer C, Küsel K (2008) Tracking carbon flow in a 2-week-old and 6-week-old stream biofilm food web. Limnol. Oceanogr. 53, 642-650.

Ekschmitt K, Kandeler E, Poll C, Brune A, Buscot F, Friedrich M, Gleixner G, Hartmann A, Kästner M, Marhan S, Miltner A, Scheu S, Wolters V (2008) Soil-carbon preservation through habitat constraints and biological limitations on decomposer activity. J. Plant Nutrition Soil Sci. 171, 27-35.

Flessa H, Amelung W, Helfrich M, Wiesenberg GLB, Gleixner G, Brodowski S, Rethemeyer J, Kramer C, Grootes PM (2008) Storage and stability of organic matter and fossil carbon in a Luvisol and Phaeozem with continuous maize cropping: A synthesis. J. Plant Nutrition Soil Sci. 171, 36-51.

Kramer C, Gleixner G (2008) Soil organic matter in soil depth profiles: Distinct carbon preferences of microbial groups during carbon transformation. Soil Biol. Biochem. 40, 425- 433.

Marschner B, Brodowski S, Dreves A, Gleixner G, Gude A, Grootes PM, Hamer U, Heim A, Jandl G, Ji R, Kaiser K, Kalbitz K, Kramer C, Leinweber P, Rethemeyer J, Schaeffer A, Schmidt MWI, Schwark L, Wiesenberg GLB (2008) How relevant is recalcitrance for the stabilization of organic matter in soils? J. Plant Nutrition Soil Sci. 171, 91-110.

Tyler JJ, Leng MJ, Sloane HJ, Sachse D, Gleixner G (2008) Oxygen isotope ratios of sedimentary biogenic silica reflect the European transcontinental climate gradient. J. Quat. Sci. 23, 341-350.

Mügler I, Sachse D, Werner M, Xu BQ, Wu GJ, Yao TD, Gleixner G (2008) Effect of lake evaporation on δD values of lacustrine n-alkanes: A comparison of Nam Co (Tibetan Plateau) and Holzmaar (Germany). Org. Geochem. 39, 711-729.

Don A, Steinberg B, Schoening I, Pritsch K, Joschko M, Gleixner G, Schulze ED (2008) Organic carbon sequestration in earthworm burrows. Soil Biol. Biochem. 40, 1803-1812.

Habekost M, Eisenhauer N, Scheu S, Steinbeiss S, Weigelt A, Gleixner G (2008) Seasonal changes in the soil microbial community in a grassland plant diversity gradient four years after establishment. Soil Biol. Biochem. 40, 2588-2595.

Steinbeiss S, Bessler H, Engels C, Temperton VM, Buchmann N, Roscher C, Kreutziger Y, Baade J, Habekost M, Gleixner G (2008a) Plant diversity positively affects short-term soil carbon storage in experimental grasslands. Global Change Biol. 14, 2937-2949.

Steinbeiss S, Temperton VM, Gleixner G (2008b) Mechanisms of short-term soil carbon storage in experimental grasslands. Soil Biol. Biochem. 40, 2634-2642.

Xia ZH, Xu BQ, Mügler I, Wu GJ, Gleixner G, Sachse D, Zhu LP (2008) Hydrogen isotope ratios of terrigenous n-alkanes in lacustrine surface sediment of the Tibetan Plateau record the precipitation signal. Geochem. J. 42, 331-338.

Rubino M, Lubritto C, D'Onofrio A, Terrasi F, Kramer C, Gleixner G, Cotrufo MF (2009) Isotopic evidences for microbiologically mediated and direct C input to soil compounds from three different leaf litters during their decomposition. Env. Chem. Lett. 7, 85-95.

Bol R, Poirier N, Balesdent J, Gleixner G, (2009) Molecular turnover time of soil organic matter in particle-size fractions of an arable soil. Rapid Commun Mass Spectrom. 23(16):2551-2558.

Richter A, Wanek W, Werner RA, Ghashghaie J, Jäggi M, Gessler A, Brugnoli E, Hettmann E, Göttlicher SG, Salmon Y, Bathellier C, Kodama N, Nogués S, Søe A, Volders F, Sörgel K, Blöchl A, Siegwolf RT, Buchmann N, Gleixner G, (2009) Preparation of starch and soluble sugars of plant material for the analysis of carbon isotope composition: a comparison of methods. Commun Mass Spectrom. 23(16):2476-2488.

Books and book chapters
Gleixner G, Kramer C, Hahn V, Sachse D (2005) The effect of biodiversity on carbon storage in soils. In: Scherer-Lorenzen M, Körner C, Schulze E-D (Eds.) Forest Diversity and Function – Temperate and boreal systems, Ecological Studies 176, Springer Verlag, Heidelberg, Germany, pp 165-183.

Gleixner G (2005) Stable isotope composition of soil organic matter. In: Flanagan LB, Ehleringer JR, Pataki DE (Eds.) Stable isotopes and biosphere-atmosphere interactions – Processes and biological. Physiological Ecology Series, Elsevier Academic Press, San Diego, USA, pp 29-46.

Gleixner G, Mügler I (2007) Compound – specific isotope ratios as a new proxy for palaeoclimatic reconstruction. In: Dawson T, Siegwolf R (Eds.) Stable Isotopes as Tracers for Ecological Change, Terrestrial Ecology Series, Academic Press, Amsterdam, pp 249- 266.

Gleixner G, Tefs C, Jordan A, Hammer M, Wirth C, Nueske A, Telz A, Schmidt UE, Glatzel S (2009) Soil carbon accumulation in old growth forest, In: Wirth C, Gleixner G, Heimann M (Eds.) Old-growth forests: Function, fate and value. Ecological Studies, Springer New York, Berlin, Heidelberg, pp 231-266.

Wirth C, Gleixner G, Heimann M (2009) Old-growth forests: Function, fate and value. Ecological Studies, Springer New York, Berlin, Heidelberg.