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Dr. rer. nat. Kristof Dorau

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Dr. rer. nat. Kristof Dorau
Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter

Rundbau, Raum 1.18

Zülpicher Straße 45
50674 Köln

Telefon +49-(0)221-470-4393
Fax +49-(0)221-470-5124
E-Mail k.dorau(at)uni-koeln.de


Research interests:

redox chemistry, soil pollution, environmental monitoring, soil physical properties

Peer-reviewed articles (by 03/2018)

[6] Dorau, K., Papenfuß, S., Mansfeldt, T., 2018. Temperature-dependent oxide removal from manganese- and iron oxide-coated soil redox bars. Journal of Soils and Sediments 18(3), 680-687.

[5] Dorau, K., Mansfeldt, T., 2016. Comparison of redox potential dynamics in a diked marsh soil: 1990 to 1993 versus 2011 to 2014. Journal of Plant Nutrition and Soil Science 179(5), 641–651.

[4] Dorau, K., Mansfeldt, T. 2016. Manganese and iron oxide-coated redox bars as a tool to study the in situ sorption behavior of elements in wet soils. Journal of Soils and Sediments 16(3), 976–986.

[3] Dorau, K., Eickmeier, M., Mansfeldt, T. 2016. Comparison of manganese and iron oxide-coated redox bars for characterization of the redox status in wetland soils. WETLANDS 36, 133–144.

[2] Dorau, K., Gelhausen, H., Esplör, D., Mansfeldt, T. 2015. Wetland restoration management under the aspect of climate change at a mesotrophic fen in Northern Germany. Ecological Engineering 84, 84–91. 

[1] Dorau, K., Mansfeldt, T. 2015. Manganese-Oxide-Coated Redox Bars as an Indicator of Reducing Conditions in Soils. Journal of Environmental Quality 44, 696–703.

CV

  •  2006 Civilian Service: Biologische Station Minden-Lübbecke e.V.
  • 2006 – 2011 Studies of Geography, Soil Science and Geology, University of Cologne. Diploma thesis: “Hochauflösendes Monitoring des Luft- und Wasserhaushaltes einer naturbelassenen Kalkmarsch im Dithmarscher Speicherkoog, Schleswig-Holstein.
  • 2010 Student research assistant at the Environmental Toxicology Research Group (headed by Prof. F. Gobas), Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, Canada
  • 2012 – 2013 Provisional laboratory manager at the Institute of Geography
  • 2011 – 2016 Research assistant and PhD Student at the Soil Science / Soil Geography Research Group (headed by Prof. T. Mansfeldt). Doctoral thesis: “Monitoring of reducing conditions in soils and implications for biogeochemical processes” (grade: magna cum laude)
  • Since 2016 Collaboration in the BMBF funded project “Unraveling the contribution of soil biodiversity to maize growth and fitness through combined omics-based in silico modeling and reconstruction biology” (PI: Prof. M. Bucher)

Teaching:

  • Seminar “Soil protection and soil pollution"
  • Seminar “Environmental monitoring”
  • Lab course “Methods in soil science”
  • Lab course “Risk assessment of an anthropogenic contaminated Fluvisol” (in cooperation with Dr. Stephan Opitz)
  • Field trip “Leinetalgraben – Göttinger Wald – Harzvorland – Harz”
  • Field trip “Ems – Rheine”
  • Field trip “Rheinhessen – Albig”
  • Field trip “Bastauwiesen Minden”

Mentoring of the following BSc and MSc theses

[7] Koschel, S., 2018. GIS-gestützete Visualisierung der räumlichen Verteilung reduzierender Bedingungen abgeleitet durch manganoxid- und eisenoxid-beschichtete Redox-Stäbe im Brücker, MSc.

[6] Schremmer, J., 2017 Einfluss der Bodentemperatur und des Nitratgehaltes auf die Oxidentfärbung manganoxid- und eisenoxidbeschichteter Redox-Stäbe – Laborexperimente und Feldversuche, MSc.

[5] Papenfuß, S., 2015. Oxide removal and element adsorption behavior along manganese and iron oxide-coated redox bars under different temperature regimes, MA.

[4] Eickmeier, M., 2014. Identifizierung und Monitoring reduzierender Bedingungen in grundwasserbeeinflussten Böden mittels Eisen- und Manganoxid-beschichteten Redox-Stäben, MSc.

[3] Roelkens, J., 2013. Auswertung von meteorologischen Messdaten einer vollautomatisierten Wetterstation im Speicherkoog, Dithmarschen, BSc.

[2] Possoch, M., 2013. Auswertung und Interpretation bodenhydrologischer Daten einer naturbelassenen Kalkmarsch im Dithmarscher Speicherkoog von April 2010 bis März 2013, BSc.

[1] Gelhausen, H., 2012. Auswirkungen einer Wiedervernässungsmaßnahme auf die Grundwasserstände eines Niedermoores in den Bastauwiesen bei Minden, Nordrhein–Westfalen, BSc.

Memberships

Deutsche Bodenkundliche Gesellschaft

Reviews for international peer reviewed journals

European Journal of Soils and Sediments

Environmental Nanotechnology, Monitoring & Management

Soil Science Society of America Journal

Journal of Plant Nutrition and Soil Science