Peer review

  • Hirsch, F., Bonhage, A., Bauriegel, A., Schneider, A., Raab, T., Raab, A., Gypser, S., 2019. The occurrence, soil parameters and genesis of rubified soils (‘Fuchserden’) of northeastern Germany. Catena 175, 77-92.
  • Schneider, A., Hirschf, F., Raab, A., Raab, T. (2018): Dye Tracer Visualization of Infiltration Patterns in Soils on Relict Charcoal Hearths. - Frontiers in Environmental Sciences 6:143.  doi:10.3389/fenvs.2018.00143
  • Heinrich, I., Balanzategui, D., Bens, O., Blasch, G., Blume, T., Böttcher, F., Borg, E., Brademann, B., Brauer, A., Conrad, C., Dietze, E., Dräger, N., Fiener, P., Gerke, H.H., Güntner, A., Heine, I., Helle, G., Herbrich, M., Harfenmeister, K., Heußner, K.-U., Hohmann, C., Itzerott, S., Jurasinski, G., Kaiser, K., Kappler, C., Koebsch, F., Liebner, S., Lischeid, G., Merz, B., Missling, K.D., Morgner, M., Pinkerneil, S., Plessen, B., Raab, T., Ruhtz, T., Sachs, T., Sommer, M., Spengler, D., Stender, V., Stüve, P., Wilken, F., 2018. Interdisciplinary Geo-ecological Research across Time Scales in the Northeast German Lowland Observatory (TERENO-NE). Vadose Zone J. 17. doi:10.2136/vzj2018.06.0116
  • Hirsch, F., Schneider, A., Bauriegel, A., Raab, A., Raab, T. (2018): Formation, Classification, and Properties of Soils at Two Relict Charcoal Hearth Sites in Brandenburg, Germany. - Frontiers in Environmental Sciences 6:94. doi: 10.3389/fenvs.2018.00094
  • Knoop, C., Tietze, M., Dornack, C., Raab, T. (2018): Fate of nutrients and heavy metals during two-stage digestion and aerobic post-treatment of municipal organic waste. - Bioresource Technology, 251, 238-248,
  • Gypser, S., Hirsch, F., Schleicher, A.M., Freese, D. (2018): Impact of crystalline and amorphous iron- and aluminum hydroxides on mechanisms of phosphate adsorption and desorption. - Journal of Environmental Sciences,


  • Knoop, C., Dornack, C., Raab, T. (2017): Effect of drying, composting and subsequent impurity removal by sieving on the properties of digestates from municipal organic waste. Waste Managment,
  • Hirsch, F., Raab, T., Ouimet, W., Dethier, D., Schneider, A., Raab, A. (2017): Soils on historic charcoal hearths - terminology and chemical properties. Soil Science Society of America Journal, 81, 1427-1435, doi: 10.2136/sssaj2017.02.0067.
  • Raab, A., Bonhage, A., Schneider, A., Raab, T., Rösler, H., Heußner, K.-U., Hirsch, F. (2017): Spatial distribution of relict charcoal hearths in the former royal forest district Tauer (SE Brandenburg, Germany). Quaternary International,
  • Hirsch, F., Raab, T., Heller, S., Bauriegel, A. (2017): Classification of pedogenic cementation in Podzols by pocket penetrometry. Journal of Plant Nutrition and Soil Science, 180(4), 430-435, 10.1002/jpln.201600395.
  • Knoop, C., Dornack, C., Raab, T. (2017): Nutrient and heavy metal accumulation in municipal organic waste from separate collection during anaerobic digestion in a two-stage laboratory biogas plant. Bioresource Technology, 239, 437-446,
  • Sut-Lohmann, M., Raab, T. (2017): Quick detection and quantification of iron-cyanide complexes using fourier transform infrared spectroscopy. Environmental Pollution, 227, 64-72,
  • Raab, T., Hirsch, F., Ouimet, W., Johnson, K., Dethier, D., Raab, A. (2017): Architecture of Relict Charcoal Hearths in Northwestern Connecticut, USA. Geoarchaeology, 32 (4), 504-510, doi:10.1002/gea.21614.
  • Hirsch, F., Spröte, R., Fischer, T., Forman, S.L., Raab, T., Bens, O., Schneider, A., Hüttl, R.F. (2017): Late Quaternary aeolian dynamics, pedostratigraphy and soil formation in the North European Lowlands –
    new findings from the Baruther ice-marginal valley. – Die Erde 148 (1), 58-73, DOI: 10.12854/erde-148-30
  • Schneider, A., Hirsch, F., Wechler, K.-P., Raab, A., Raab, T. (2017): Reconstruction of a Palaeosurface and Archaeological Site Location in an Anthropogenic Drift Sand Area. Archaeological Prospection, 24 (4), 297-310, DOI: 10.1002/arp.1571.
  • Sut, M., Boldt-Burisch, K., Raab, T,. (2016): Possible evidence for contribution of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi (AMF) in phytoremediation of iron–cyanide (Fe–CN) complexes. Ecotoxicology, 25(6), 1260-1269, doi10.1007/s10646-016-1678-y
  • Gerwin, W., Raab, T., Bauriegel, A., Nicolay, A. 2015. Junge Böden in der Niederlausitz. Brandenburgische geowissenschaftliche Beiträge (22), 135-146.
  • Byizigiro, V., Raab, T., Maurer, T., 2015. Small-scale opencast mining: an important research field for anthropogenic geomorphology. Die Erde 146 (4), 213-231, doi: 10.12854/erde-146-21.
  • Hirsch, F., Schneider, A, Nicolay, A., Błaszkiewicz, M., Kordowski, J., Noryskiewicz, A. M., Tyszkowski, S., Raab, A., Raab, T., 2015. Late Quaternary landscape development at the margin of the Pomeranian phase (MIS 2) near Lake Wygonin (Northern Poland). Catena 124, 28-44, doi:10.1016/j.catena.2014.08.018.
  • Raab, A., Takla, M., Raab, T., Nicolay, A., Schneider, A., Rösler, H., Heußner, K.U., Bönisch, E., 2015. Pre-industrial charcoal production in Lower Lusatia (Brandenburg, Germany): Detection and evaluation of a large charcoal-burning field by combining archaeological studies, GIS-based analyses of shaded-relief maps and dendrochronological age determination. Quaternary International 367, 111-122, doi:10.1016/j.quaint.2014.09.041.
  • Raab, T., Raab, A., Nicolay, A., Takla, M., Hirsch, F., Rösler, H., Bauriegel, A., 2016. Opencast mines in South Brandenburg (Germany)-archives of Late Quaternary landscape development and human-induced land use changes. Archaeol Anthropol Sci,8, 453-466, doi:10.1007/s12520-015-0227-6.
  • Schneider, A., Takla, M., Nicolay, A., Raab, A., Raab, T., 2015. A template matching approach combining morphometric parameters for automated mapping of charcoal kiln sites. Archaeological Prospection 22 (1), 45-62. doi: 10.1002/arp.1497.
  • Sut, M., Repmann, F., Raab, T., 2015. Retardation of iron-cyanide complexes in the soil of a former manufactured gas plant site. Journal of Environmental Science and Health, Part A: Toxic/Hazardous Substances and Environmental Engineering 50 (3), 282-291, doi: 10.1080/10934529.2015.981116.
  • Dimitrova, T., Rempann, F., Raab, T., Fresse, D., 2014. Uptake of ferrocyanide in willow and poplar trees in a long term greenhouse experiment. Ecotoxocology, doi:10.1007/s10646-014-1398-0
  • Hirsch, F. & Raab, T., 2014. Geophysical prospection on Late Quaternary sediments in the Gállego Valley, Central Spanish Pyrenees. Zeitschrift für Geomorphologie N.F., Supplementary Issue 58, 47-62, doi: 10.1127/0372-8854/2013/S-00165.
  • Nicolay, A., Raab, A., Raab, T., Rösler, H., Bönisch, E., Murray, A., 2014. Evidence of (pre-) historic to modern landscape and land use history near Jänschwalde (Brandenburg, Germany). Zeitschrift für Geomorphologie N.F., Supplementary Issue 58, 7-31 , doi:10.1127/0372-8854/2014/S-00162
  • Rodionov, A., Nii-Annang, S, Fischer, T., Gattinger, A. Bens, O., Raab, T., Hüttl, R.F., 2014. Cross-linked polyacrylates in post-mining substrates: persistence and effects on plant growth. Soil Use and Management, doi: 10.1111/sum12103
  • Sut, M., Repmann, F., Raab, T., 2014. Stability of Prussian Blue in soils of a former Manufactured Gas Plant site. Soil and Sediment Contamination 23, 504-522, doi: 10.1080/15320383.2014.839626
  • Gerke, H.H., Maurer, T., Schneider, A. 2013. A Three-Dimensional Structure and Process Model for Integrated Hydro-Geo-Pedological Analysis of a Constructed Hydrological Catchment. Vadose Zone Journal 12 (4), doi:10.2136/vzj2013.02.004
  • Kleber, A., Terhorst, B., Bullmann, H., Hülle, D., Leopold, M., Müller, S., Raab, T., Sauer, D., Scholten, T., Dietze, M., Felix-Henningsen, P., Heinrich, J., Spies, E.D. and Thiemeyer, H., 2013. Chapter 2 - Subdued Mountains of Central Europe. In: Kleber A. and Terhorst B. (Editors), Developments in Sedimentology 66. Elsevier, pp. 9-93. doi: 10.1016/B978-0-444-53118-6.00002-7
  • Maurer, T. ; Schneider, A. ; Gerke, H. H. 2013. Scenario-based three-dimensional distributed sediment structures for a constructed hydrological catchment. - Vadose Zone Journal 12 (4). doi:10.2136/vzj2013.02.0047
  • Schneider, A., Gerke, H.H., Maurer, T., Nenov, R., 2013. Initial hydro-geomorphic development and rill network evolution in an artificial catchment. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, 38(13), 1496-1512, doi: 10.1002/esp.3384
  • Sut, M., Fischer, T., Repmann, F., Raab, T., 2013. Long-Term Release of Iron-Cyanide Complexes from the Soils of a Manufactured Gas Plant Site. Journal of Environmental Protection 4, 8-19. doi:10.4236/jep.2013.411B002
  • Hallett, P.D., Loades, K., Krümmelbein, J., 2012. Soil Physical Degradation: Threats and Opportunities to Food Security. In: R.E. Hester, R.M. Harrison (Eds.), Soils and Food Security. Issues in Environmental Science and Technology. Royal Society of Chemistry, Cambridge, pp. 198-226.
  • Raab, T., Krümmelbein, J., Schneider, A., Gerwin, W., Maurer, T., Naeth, M., 2012. Initial Ecosystem Processes as Key Factors of Landscape Development-A Review. Physical Geography, 33(4), 305-343, doi: 10.2747/0272-3646.33.4.305.
  • Sut, M., Fischer, T., Repmann, F., Raab, T., Dimitrova, T., 2012. Feasibility of Field Portable Near Infrared (NIR) Spectroscopy to Determine Cyanide Concentrations in Soil. Water, Air, & Soil Pollution, 223, 5495-5504, doi: 10.1007/s11270-012-1298-y.
  • Krümmelbein, J., Raab, T., 2012. Development of soil physical parameters in agricultural reclamation after brown coal mining within the first four years. Soil and Tillage Research, 125, 109-115 , doi: 10.1016/j.still.2012.06.013.
  • Krümmelbein, J., Bens, O., Raab, T., Anne Naeth, M., 2012. A history of lignite coal mining and reclamation practices in Lusatia, eastern Germany. Canadian Journal of Soil Science, 92(1), 53-66, doi: 10.4141/cjss2010-063.
  • Rodionov, A., Nii-Annang, S., Bens, O., Trimborn, M., Schillem, S., Schneider, B.U., Raab, T., Hüttl, R.F., 2012. Impacts of Soil Additives on Crop Yield and C-Sequestration in Post Mine Substrates of Lusatia, Germany. Pedosphere, 22(3), 343-350, doi: 10.1016/s1002-0160(12)60021-6.
  • Rösler, H., Bönisch, E., Schopper, F., Raab, T., Raab, A., 2012. Pre-industrial charcoal production in southern Brandenburg and its impact on the environment. In: S. Kluiving, E. Guttmann-Bond (Eds.), Landscape Archaeology between Art and Science. Amsterdam University Press, Amsterdam, pp. 167-178.
  • Schneider, A., Gerke, H.H., Maurer, T., Seifert, S., Nenov, R., Hüttl, R.F., 2012. Evaluation of remotely-sensed DEMs and modification based on plausibility rules and initial sediment budgets of an artificially-created catchment. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 37(7), 708-725, doi: 10.1002/esp.2274.
  • Bimböse, M., Nicolay, A., Bryk, A., Schmidt, K.-H., Morche, D., 2011. Investigations on intra- and interannual coarse sediment dynamics in a high-mountain catchment. Zeitschrift für Geomorphologie, Supplementband, 55(2), 67-81, doi: 10.1127/0372-8854/2011/0055S2-0046
  • Holländer, H.M., Biemelt, D., Raab, T., Schoenheinz, D., 2011. Hydrological earth observatories and artificial catchments: From observation to modelling. Physics and Chemistry of the Earth, Parts A/B/C, 36(1-4), 1-2, doi: 10.1016/j.pce.2010.12.012.
  • Nii-Annang, S., Rodionov, A., Raab, T., Bens, O., Hüttl, R.F., Dilly, O., 2011. Impact of Commercial Soil Additives on Microbial Activity and Carbon Isotopic Characteristics of Recultivated Post Lignite Mine Soils. Geomicrobiology Journal, 28(7), 567-573, doi: 10.1080/01490451003753068.
  • Raab, A., Brützke, W., Christophel, D., Völkel, J., Raab, T., 2011. Reconstruction of the fire history in the Siedlungskammer Burgweinting (Bavaria, Germany) in relation to settlement and environmental history. In: L. Wilson (Ed.), Human Interactions with the Geosphere: The Geoarchaeological Perspective. GSL, London, pp. 137-161, doi: 10.1144/SP352.11.
  • Schneider, A., Gerke, H.H., Maurer, T., 2011. 3D initial sediment distribution and quantification of mass balances of an artificially-created hydrological catchment based on DEMs from aerial photographs using GOCAD. Physics and Chemistry of the Earth, Parts A/B/C, 36(1-4), 87-100, doi: 10.1016/j.pce.2010.03.023.
  • Krümmelbein, J., Horn, R., Raab, T., Bens, O., Hüttl, R.F., 2010. Soil physical parameters of a recently established agricultural recultivation site after brown coal mining in Eastern Germany. Soil & Tillage Research, 111, 19-25, doi: 10.1016/j.still.2010.08.006.
  • Raab, T., Hürkamp, K., Völkel , J., 2010. Stratigraphy and chronology of late Quaternary floodplain sediments in a historic mining area, Vils River Valley, East Bavaria, Germany. Physical Geography, 28, 357-384, doi: 10.2747/0272-3646.31.4.357.
  • Raab, T., Raab, A., 2010. Impacts of Early Land Use and Mining on River Landscapes. In: D. Offenhäußer, W.C. Zimmerli, M.-T. Albert (Eds.), World Heritage Studies, Bonn, pp. 252-259.
  • Spröte, R., Fischer, T., Veste, M., Raab, T., Wiehe, W., Lange, P., Bens, O., Hüttl, R., 2010. Biological topsoil crusts at early successional stages on Quaternary substrates dumped by mining in Brandenburg, NE Germany. Géomorphologie: relief, processus, environnement, 4, 359-370, doi: 10.4000/geomorphologie.8083
  • Gerwin, W., Raab, T., Biemelt, D., Bens, O., Hüttl, R.F., 2009. The artificial water catchment "Chicken Creek" as an observatory for critical zone processes and structures. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 6, 1769-1795, doi: 10.5194/hessd-6-1769-2009.
  • Hürkamp, K., Raab, T., Völkel , J., 2009. Lead pollution of floodplain soils in a historic mining area - age, distribution and binding forms. Water, Air and Soil Pollution, 201(1-4), 331-345, doi: 10.1007/s11270-008-9948-9.
  • Hürkamp, K., Raab, T., Völkel, J., 2009. Two and three-dimensional quantification of lead contamination in alluvial soils of a historic mining area using field portable X-ray fluorescence (FPXRF) analysis. Geomorphology, 110(1-2), 28-36, doi: 10.1016/j.geomorph.2008.12.021.
  • Leopold, M., Dethier, D., Völkel , J., Raab, T., 2008. Combining sediment analysis and seismic refraction to describe the structure, thickness and distribution of periglacial slope deposits at Niwot Ridge, Rocky Mountains Front Range, Colorado, USA. Zeitschrift für Geomorphologie, N.F., 52(2), 77-94, DOI: 10.1127/0372-8854/2008/0052S2-0077
  • Leopold, M., Dethier, D., Völkel , J., Raab, T., Rikert, T.C., Caine, N., 2008. Using geophysical methods to study the shallow subsurface of a sensitive alpine environment, Niwot Ridge, Colorado Front Range, U.S.A. Arctic, Antarctic and Alpine Research, 40(3), 519-530
  • Raab, T., Leopold, M., Völkel, J., 2007. Character, age and ecological significance of Pleistocene Periglacial Slope Deposits in Germany. Physical Geography, 28, 451-473, doi:10.2747/0272-3646.28.6.451
  • Raab, T., Beckmann, S., Richard, N., Völkel, J., 2005. Reconstruction of floodplain evolution in former mining areas - The Vils River case study. Die Erde, 136(1), 47-62
  • Raab, T., Völkel, J., 2005. Soil geomorphological studies on the Prehistoric to Historic landscape change in the former mining area at the Vils River (Bavaria, Germany). Zeitschrift für Geomorphologie, Neue Folge, Supplementband, 139, 129-145.
  • Völkel , J., Beckers, N., Raab, T., 2005. Translocation phenomena in soils affected by uranium mining in east Thuringia. Die Erde, 136(1), 63-78
  • Raab, T., Völkel, J., 2003. Late Pleistocene glaciation of the Kleiner Arbersee area in the Bavarian Forest, south Germany. Quaternary Science Reviews, 22(5-7), 581-593, doi:10.1016/S0277-3791(02)00090-2
  • Raab, T., Völkel , J., 2002. Verbreitung und Altersstellung polygenetischer Hangsediment-Komplexe am Kleinen Arbersee im Hinteren Bayerischen Wald. Berichte zur Deutschen Landeskunde, 76(2/3), 131-149.
  • Völkel , J., Leopold, M., Mahr, A., Raab, T., 2002. Zur Bedeutung kaltzeitlicher Hangsedimente in zentraleuropäischen Mittelgebirgslandschaften und zu Fragen ihrer Terminologie. Petermanns Geographische Mitteilungen, 146(2), 50-59.
  • Völkel, J., Raab, T., 1999. Zur Differenzierung periglazialer, glazigener und kolluvialer Sedimente im Hangrelief von Mittel-und Hochgebirgen. Zentralblatt für Geologie und Paläontologie, Teil I(5-6), 305-318.

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