Dr. Bernhard Aichner

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Universität Potsdam,
Institut für Erd- und Umweltwissenschaften

Dr. Bernhard Aichner
Haus 27, Raum 0.31

Karl-Liebknecht-Str. 24-25
14476 Potsdam-Golm
E-Mail:
baichner@uni-potsdam.de
Telefon:
+49 331 977 5844
Fax:
+49 331 977 5700

 

  • Biografie
  • Forschung
  • Publikationen

Biografie

since 11/2014
‘DFG own position’ at University of Potsdam. Project AI 134/2 "Palaeoclimatology of Central Asia and the northeastern Tibetan Plateau on basis of compound-specific isotope analysis of biomarkers"
05/2014 – 10/2014
Postdoctoral researcher (DAAD-fellow) at University of Potsdam, Institute of Earth and Environmental Science
01/2013 – 04/2014
DAAD research fellow at USC (University of Southern California), Los Angeles, USA, Department of Earth Sciences
09/2010 – 12/2012
Postdoctoral researcher, BAM (Federal Institute for Materials Research and Testing), Division 1.0 Organic Environmental Analysis
02/2010
PhD in Geosciences/Organic Geochemistry, University of Potsdam
07/2006 – 02/2010
PhD student, University of Potsdam / Alfred Wegener Institute, Helmholtz Centre for Polar and Marine Research - Research Unit Potsdam
03/2006 – 05/2006
Lab assistant, Chair of Soil Science, TU Berlin
10/2005 – 11/2005
Internship at DLR (German Aerospace Center), Cluster DFD (German Remote Sensing Data Center), Oberpfaffenhofen
09/2005
Diploma in Geoecology, University of Bayreuth
08/2002 – 04/2003
Studies in Environmental Sciences, ERASMUS-program, University of Lund, Sweden
11/1999 – 09/2005
Studies in Geoecology, University of Bayreuth

Forschung

Research interests:

  • Evolution of climatic and ecologic conditions in the past with a focus on the late Quaternary
  • Organic biomarkers and stable carbon and hydrogen isotopes in sedimentary archives

  • Fate of organic pollutants in the environment

  • Primary study areas: Monsoonal and Central Asia, Central Europe

 
 

Publikationen

Saini, J., Günther, F., Aichner, B., Mischke, S., Herzschuh, U., Zhang, C., Mäusbacher, R., Gleixner, G., 2017. Climate variability in the past ~19,000 yr in NE Tibetan Plateau inferred from biomarker and stable isotope records of Lake Donggi Cona. Quaternary Science Reviews 157, 129-140. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.quascirev.2016.12.023

Aichner, B., Feakins, S. J., Lee, J. E., Herzschuh, U., Liu, X., 2015. High-resolution leaf wax carbon and hydrogen isotopic record of the late Holocene paleoclimate in arid Central Asia. Climate of the Past 11, 619-633. http://doi.org/10.5194/cp-11-619-2015

Sharifi, A., Pourmand, A., Canuel, E. A., Ferer-Tyler, E., Peterson, L. C., Aichner, B., Feakins, S. J., Daryaee, T., Djamali, M., Beni, A. N., Lahijani, H. A. K., Lahikani, Swart, P. K., 2015. Abrupt climate variability since the last deglaciation based on a high-resolution, multi-proxy peat record from NW Iran: The hand that rocked the Cradle of Civilization? Quaternary Science Reviews 123, 215-230. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.quascirev.2015.07.006.

Bussian, B. M., Pandelova, M., Lehnik-Habrink, P., Aichner, B., Henkelmann, B., Schramm, K.-W., 2015. Persistent endosulfan sulfate is found with highest abundance among endosulfan I, II, and sulfate in German forest soils. Environmental Pollution 206, 661-666. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.envpol.2015.08.023

Aichner, B., Bussian, B. M., Lehnik-Habrink, P., Hein, S., 2015. Regionalized concentrations and fingerprints of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in German forest soils. Environmental Pollution 203, 31-93. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.envpol.2015.03.026

Aichner, B., Bussian, B., Lehnik-Habrink, P., Hein, S., 2013. Levels and spatial distribution of persistent organic pollutants in the environment: a case study of german forest soils. Environmental Science & Technology 47, 12703-12714. http://doi.org/10.1021/es4019833

Guenther, F., Aichner, B., Siegwolf, R., Xu, B., Yao, T., Gleixner, G., 2013. A synthesis of hydrogen isotope variability and its hydrological significance at the Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau. Quaternary International 313-314, 3-16. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.quaint.2013.07.013

Opitz, S., Wünnemann, B., Aichner, B., Dietze, E., Hartmann, K., Herzschuh, U., Ijmker, J., Lehmkuhl, F., Li, S., Mischke, S., Plotzki, A., Stauch, G., Diekmann B., 2012. Late Glacial and Holocene development of Lake Donggi Cona, north-eastern Tibetan Plateau, inferred from sedimentological analysis. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 337-338, 159-176. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.palaeo.2012.04.013

Aichner, B., Herzschuh, U., Wilkes, H., Schulz, HM., Wang, Y., Plessen, B., Mischke, S., Diekmann, B., Zhang, CJ., 2012. Ecological development of Lake Donggi Cona, north-eastern Tibetan Plateau, since the late glacial on basis of organic geochemical proxies and non-pollen palynomorphs. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 313-314, 140-149. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.palaeo.2011.10.015

Aichner, B., Herzschuh, U., Wilkes, H., 2010. Influence of aquatic macrophytes on stable carbon isotope signatures of sedimentary organic matter in lakes on the Tibetan Plateau. Organic Geochemistry 41, 706-718. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.orggeochem.2010.02.002

Aichner, B., Herzschuh, U., Wilkes, H., Mischke, S., Zhang C., 2010. Biomarker and compound specific carbon isotope evidence for changing environmental and carbon-limiting conditions at Koucha Lake, Eastern Tibetan Plateau. Journal of Paleolimnology 44, 873-899. http://doi.org/10.1007/s10933-009-9375-y

Aichner, B., Herzschuh, U., Wilkes, H., Vieth, A., Böhner. J., 2010. δD values of n-alkanes in Tibetan lake sediments and aquatic macrophytes – a surface sediment study and an application in a 16 ka record from Lake Koucha. Organic Geochemistry 41, 779-790. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.orggeochem.2010.05.010

Dietze, E., Wünnemann, B., Diekmann, B., Hartmann, K., Aichner, B., Herzschuh, U., IJmker, J., Jin, H., Kopsch, C., Lehmkul, F., Li, S., Mischke, S., Opitz, S., Yan, S., Stauch, G., 2010. Basin morphology and seismic stratigraphy of Lake Donggi Cona, north-eastern Tibetan Plateau, China. Quaternary International 218, 131-142. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.quaint.2009.11.035

Mischke, M., Aichner, B., Diekmann, B., Herzschuh, U., Plessen, B., Wünnemann, B., Zhang, C., 2010. Ostracods and stable isotopes of a late glacial and Holocene lake record from the NE Tibetan Plateau. Chemical Geology 276, 95-103. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.chemgeo.2010.06.003

Aichner, B., Glaser, B., Zech, W., 2007. Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons and polychlorinated biphenyls in urban soils from Kathmandu, Nepal. Organic Geochemistry 38, 700–715. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.orggeochem.2006.11.002

Biografie

since 11/2014
‘DFG own position’ at University of Potsdam. Project AI 134/2 "Palaeoclimatology of Central Asia and the northeastern Tibetan Plateau on basis of compound-specific isotope analysis of biomarkers"
05/2014 – 10/2014
Postdoctoral researcher (DAAD-fellow) at University of Potsdam, Institute of Earth and Environmental Science
01/2013 – 04/2014
DAAD research fellow at USC (University of Southern California), Los Angeles, USA, Department of Earth Sciences
09/2010 – 12/2012
Postdoctoral researcher, BAM (Federal Institute for Materials Research and Testing), Division 1.0 Organic Environmental Analysis
02/2010
PhD in Geosciences/Organic Geochemistry, University of Potsdam
07/2006 – 02/2010
PhD student, University of Potsdam / Alfred Wegener Institute, Helmholtz Centre for Polar and Marine Research - Research Unit Potsdam
03/2006 – 05/2006
Lab assistant, Chair of Soil Science, TU Berlin
10/2005 – 11/2005
Internship at DLR (German Aerospace Center), Cluster DFD (German Remote Sensing Data Center), Oberpfaffenhofen
09/2005
Diploma in Geoecology, University of Bayreuth
08/2002 – 04/2003
Studies in Environmental Sciences, ERASMUS-program, University of Lund, Sweden
11/1999 – 09/2005
Studies in Geoecology, University of Bayreuth

Forschung

Research interests:

  • Evolution of climatic and ecologic conditions in the past with a focus on the late Quaternary
  • Organic biomarkers and stable carbon and hydrogen isotopes in sedimentary archives

  • Fate of organic pollutants in the environment

  • Primary study areas: Monsoonal and Central Asia, Central Europe

 
 

Publikationen

Saini, J., Günther, F., Aichner, B., Mischke, S., Herzschuh, U., Zhang, C., Mäusbacher, R., Gleixner, G., 2017. Climate variability in the past ~19,000 yr in NE Tibetan Plateau inferred from biomarker and stable isotope records of Lake Donggi Cona. Quaternary Science Reviews 157, 129-140. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.quascirev.2016.12.023

Aichner, B., Feakins, S. J., Lee, J. E., Herzschuh, U., Liu, X., 2015. High-resolution leaf wax carbon and hydrogen isotopic record of the late Holocene paleoclimate in arid Central Asia. Climate of the Past 11, 619-633. http://doi.org/10.5194/cp-11-619-2015

Sharifi, A., Pourmand, A., Canuel, E. A., Ferer-Tyler, E., Peterson, L. C., Aichner, B., Feakins, S. J., Daryaee, T., Djamali, M., Beni, A. N., Lahijani, H. A. K., Lahikani, Swart, P. K., 2015. Abrupt climate variability since the last deglaciation based on a high-resolution, multi-proxy peat record from NW Iran: The hand that rocked the Cradle of Civilization? Quaternary Science Reviews 123, 215-230. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.quascirev.2015.07.006.

Bussian, B. M., Pandelova, M., Lehnik-Habrink, P., Aichner, B., Henkelmann, B., Schramm, K.-W., 2015. Persistent endosulfan sulfate is found with highest abundance among endosulfan I, II, and sulfate in German forest soils. Environmental Pollution 206, 661-666. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.envpol.2015.08.023

Aichner, B., Bussian, B. M., Lehnik-Habrink, P., Hein, S., 2015. Regionalized concentrations and fingerprints of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in German forest soils. Environmental Pollution 203, 31-93. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.envpol.2015.03.026

Aichner, B., Bussian, B., Lehnik-Habrink, P., Hein, S., 2013. Levels and spatial distribution of persistent organic pollutants in the environment: a case study of german forest soils. Environmental Science & Technology 47, 12703-12714. http://doi.org/10.1021/es4019833

Guenther, F., Aichner, B., Siegwolf, R., Xu, B., Yao, T., Gleixner, G., 2013. A synthesis of hydrogen isotope variability and its hydrological significance at the Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau. Quaternary International 313-314, 3-16. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.quaint.2013.07.013

Opitz, S., Wünnemann, B., Aichner, B., Dietze, E., Hartmann, K., Herzschuh, U., Ijmker, J., Lehmkuhl, F., Li, S., Mischke, S., Plotzki, A., Stauch, G., Diekmann B., 2012. Late Glacial and Holocene development of Lake Donggi Cona, north-eastern Tibetan Plateau, inferred from sedimentological analysis. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 337-338, 159-176. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.palaeo.2012.04.013

Aichner, B., Herzschuh, U., Wilkes, H., Schulz, HM., Wang, Y., Plessen, B., Mischke, S., Diekmann, B., Zhang, CJ., 2012. Ecological development of Lake Donggi Cona, north-eastern Tibetan Plateau, since the late glacial on basis of organic geochemical proxies and non-pollen palynomorphs. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 313-314, 140-149. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.palaeo.2011.10.015

Aichner, B., Herzschuh, U., Wilkes, H., 2010. Influence of aquatic macrophytes on stable carbon isotope signatures of sedimentary organic matter in lakes on the Tibetan Plateau. Organic Geochemistry 41, 706-718. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.orggeochem.2010.02.002

Aichner, B., Herzschuh, U., Wilkes, H., Mischke, S., Zhang C., 2010. Biomarker and compound specific carbon isotope evidence for changing environmental and carbon-limiting conditions at Koucha Lake, Eastern Tibetan Plateau. Journal of Paleolimnology 44, 873-899. http://doi.org/10.1007/s10933-009-9375-y

Aichner, B., Herzschuh, U., Wilkes, H., Vieth, A., Böhner. J., 2010. δD values of n-alkanes in Tibetan lake sediments and aquatic macrophytes – a surface sediment study and an application in a 16 ka record from Lake Koucha. Organic Geochemistry 41, 779-790. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.orggeochem.2010.05.010

Dietze, E., Wünnemann, B., Diekmann, B., Hartmann, K., Aichner, B., Herzschuh, U., IJmker, J., Jin, H., Kopsch, C., Lehmkul, F., Li, S., Mischke, S., Opitz, S., Yan, S., Stauch, G., 2010. Basin morphology and seismic stratigraphy of Lake Donggi Cona, north-eastern Tibetan Plateau, China. Quaternary International 218, 131-142. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.quaint.2009.11.035

Mischke, M., Aichner, B., Diekmann, B., Herzschuh, U., Plessen, B., Wünnemann, B., Zhang, C., 2010. Ostracods and stable isotopes of a late glacial and Holocene lake record from the NE Tibetan Plateau. Chemical Geology 276, 95-103. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.chemgeo.2010.06.003

Aichner, B., Glaser, B., Zech, W., 2007. Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons and polychlorinated biphenyls in urban soils from Kathmandu, Nepal. Organic Geochemistry 38, 700–715. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.orggeochem.2006.11.002