Dr. Simone Wünschmann

Markert B, Wünschmann S, Rinklebe J, Fränzle S, Ammari T (2018)

      The Biological System of the Chemical Elements

      (BSCE)  - The Role of Lithium for Mental Health Care.

                    Bioactive Compounds in Health and Disease, 2018,

                    1(1): 1-15.


Markert B, Fränzle S. Wünschmann S, Menke-Glückert P (2017)

                    Emerging Pollutants in the Global Change Scenario, in:

                    Arias A. Marcovecchio J Marine Pollution and Climate

                    Change. Taylor & Francis Group, CRC Press.


Markert B, Delakowitz B, Fraenzle S, Wünschmann S (2017) Quality

                     means decency - On the quality of teaching (analytical)

                     chemistry through accreditation of the course?

                     Environmental Science and Pollution Research (ESPR),

                     V 24, I 13, pp. 11940-11948.

Diatta J, Chudzinska E, Drobek L, Wojcicka-Poltorak A, Markert B, Wünschmann S (2016) Multiple-Phase Evaluation of Copper Geochemistry. In: Sherameti J, Varma A (eds.) Monitoring and Remediation. Springer, in press.

Markert B, Wünschmann S, Youssef Abd Allah Ibrahim N (2016) المراقبةالبيئيةالمبتكرةالمؤشراتوالرواصدالحيوية : التعاريفوالاستراتيجياتوالتطبيقاتبيرندماركرتأ،بسيمونيفنشومان،جأحمدعليالخطيب  ،دنجلاءيوسف ; Arabic Language, in prep.

Markert B, Wünschmann S Горелова C. B. (2016) Биоиндикаторы и биомониторы:  определение,  стратегии  и  применение.  Использование  древесных  растений  для  биомониторинга  и  биоиндикации  окружающей  среды; Russian Language, in prep. 

Markert B, Fargasová A, Fraenzle S, Wünschmann S (2016) Integration of different bioindication methods (for chemical elements) - The Multi-Markered-Bioindication-Concept (MMBC). In: Öztürk et al. (eds) (2016) Phytoremediation for green plants. Springer, Dordrecht, Chapter 6, in press.

Markert B, Baltrėnaitė E, Chudzińska E, De Marco S, Diatta J, Ghaffari Z, Gorelova S. Marcovecchio J, Tabors G, Wang M, Yousef N, Fränzle S, Wünschmann S (2014) Multilingual education of students on a global scale and prespective - international networking on the example of bioindication and biomonitoring (B&B technologies). ESPR, Springer, DOI 10.1007/s11356-013-2132-9.

Markert B, Wünschmann S, Tabors G (2014)  Inovatīvie vides 

novērtējumi. Bioindikatori un biomonitoringi:

definīcijas, stratēģijas un programmas (Innovative Observation of the Environment: Bioindicators and Biomonitors: Definitions, Strategies and Applications). LATVIJAS UNIVERSITĀTES RAKSTI. 2013, 791. sēj. ZEMES UN VIDES ZINĀTNES, Latvia Language, 17-49. lpp.


Youssef N, Markert B, Gurbanov E, Sevnic H, Wünschmann S (2014)

                    Bioindication of Trace Metal Pollution in the Atmosphere

                    of Baku City using Ligustrum Japonicum, Olea Europaea and Pyracantha Coccinea

                    Leaves. Journal of Environmental Engineering and Landscape Management, Vol.



Markert B, Wünschmann S, Baydoun E, Janajreh I, Murad S (2014) Report of the International

Conference on Water-Energy Nexus and Waste Treatment for a Sustainable Arab World. International Association for Ecology, Vol. 7, No. 4, 6-7.


Markert B, Wünschmann S, Baltrėnaitė E, Chudzińska E, De Marco S, Diatta J, Ghaffari Z, Gorelova S, Marcovecchio J, Tabors G, Yousef N, Wang M, Fraenzle S, Kumari A (2014) International, transdisciplinary and intercultural cooperation in bioindication and biomonitoring studies (B&B technologies) – with specific consideration of plant organisms and chemical elements. Journal of Thermal & Environmental Engineering, Vol. 6, No. 1, 17-26.

Markert B, Wang, M, Wünschmann S, Chen W (2013)  生态环境生物指示与生物监测技术研究进展 (Bioindicators and Biomonitors in Environmental Quality Assessment). Acta Ecologica Sinica, Elsevier China, Chinese (Mandarin) Language, Vol. 33, No 1, 33-44. 

Markert B, Wünschmann S, Fränzle S, Delakowitz B (2013) Alternative energy sources, dwindling fossil resources and nuclear opt-out: a joint challenge and chance for re-shaping industrial societies. In Encyclopedia of Environmental Management; S.E. Jorgensen, ed. Taylor & Francis: New York, 2013; Vol. I, 193–215.

Markert B, Wünschmann S, Ghaffari Z (2013) شاخص¬هاوفرانگرهایزیستی: تعاریف،راهبردهاوکاربردهابرندمارکرتوسیمونووشمن;, Persian Language, Journal of Environmental Management and Planning, Vol. 2, No. 95-110.

Angeli JLF, Trevizani TH, Portella Ribeiro A, Machado EC, Figueira RCL, Markert B, Fraenzle S, Wünschmann S (2013) Arsenic and other Trace Elements in two Catfish Species from Paranaguá Estuarine Complex, Paraná, Brazil. EMAS, 185: 8333-8342.

Markert B, Wünschmann S, Fränzle S, Figueiredo AMG, Van der Meer A, Wolterbeek B (2013) Thallium distribution in plants. In: Kretsinger R, Permyakov E, Uversky V (eds.) Encyclopedia of Metalloproteins. Springer, New York, 2188-2193.

Markert B, Wünschmann S, Marcovecchio J y  De Marco S (2013) Bioindicadores y  Biomonitores: Definiciones, Estrategias y Aplicaciones. In:Procesos Químicos en Estuarios (2013) J.Marcovecchio & R.H.Freije (eds), 256-269, Spanish Language.

Markert B, Wünschmann S, Baltrėnaitė E (2012) APLINKOS STEBĖJIMO NAUJOVĖS. BIOINDIKATORIAI IR BIOMONITORIAI:APIBRĖŽTYS, STRATEGIJOS IR TAIKYMAS. Journal of Environmental Engineering and Landscape Management, Lithuanian Language, 20:3, 221-239.

Markert B, Wünschmann S, Diatta J.B., Chudzińska E (2012) Innowacyjna Obserwacja Środowiska: Bioindykatory i Biomonitory: Definicje, Strategie i Zastosowania. Environmental Protection and Natural Resources, Polish Language, No. 53, 115-152.

Markert B, Wünschmann S (2011) Bioindicators and Biomonitors: Use of organisms to observe the influence of chemicals on the environment. In: Schroeder P, Collins C, eds., Organic Xenobiotics and Plants: Action and Ecophysiology. Springer, 217-236.

Markert B, Wünschmann S, Fraenzle S, Figueiredo A, Ribeiro AP, Wang M (2011) Bioindication of trace metals – with special reference to megacities. Environmental Pollution, 159, 1991-1995.

Klos A, Rajfur M, Waclawek M, Waclawek W, Wünschmann S, Markert B (2010) Quantitative relation between different concentrations of micro- and macroelements in mosses and lichens – The region of Opole (Poland) as an environmental interface in between Eastern and Western Europe. Int. J. Environment and Health, Vol. 4, Nos.2/3, 98-119.

Markert B, Wünschmann S, Herzig R, Quevauviller P (2010) Bioindicateurs et biomoniteurs : Définitions, stratégies et applications. TechIng Paris, P4 170:1-16.

Prasad MNV, Freitas H, Markert B, Fränzle S, Wünschmann S (2010) Knowledge explosion in phytotechnologies for environmental solutions. Enviornmental Pollution 158, 18-23.

Fränzle S, Hoffmann V, Panaiotu C, Jordanova D, Jordanova N. Djingova R, Wünschmann S, Markert B (2009) Formation and determination of magnetite particles in biological samples for biomonitoring inputs of Fe and other heavy metals. Agrochimica Vol. LIII, N. 6, 405-417.

Markert B, Wünschmann S, Fraenzle S, Wappelhorst O, Weckert V, Breulmann G, Djingova R, Herpin U, Lieth H, Schroeder W, Siewers U, Steinnes E, Wolterbeek B, Zechmeister H (2008) On the road from environmental biomonitoring to human health aspects: monitoring atmospheric heavy metal deposition by epiphytic/epigeic plants: present status and future needs. Int. J. Environment and Pollution, Vol. 32, No. 4, 486-498.

Schroeder W, Hornsmann I, Pesch R, Schmidt, G, Fränzle S, Wünschmann S, Heidenreich H, Markert B (2008) Moosmonitoring als Spiegel der Landnutzung? Stickstoff- und Metallakkumulation in Moosen zweier Regionen Mitteleuropas. UWSF-Z Umweltchem Ökotox 20 (1), 62-74.

Wünschmann S, Fränzle S, Markert B, Zechmeister H (2008) Input and transfer of trace metals from food via mothermilk to the child – bioindicative aspects to human health, in: Prasad M.N.V. Trace Elements: Nutritional Benefits, Environmental Contamination, and Health Implications, John Wiley & Sons, 555-92.

Fränzle S, Markert B, Wünschmann S (2007) Dynamics of trace metals in organisms and ecosystems: Prediction of metal bioconcentration in different organisms and estimation of exposure risks. Environmental Pollution 150, 1, 23-33.

Schroeder W, Horsmann I, Pesch R, Schmidt G, Markert B, Fränzle S, Wünschmann S, Heidenreich H (2007) Nitrogen and metals in two regions in Central Europe: Significant differences in accumulation in mosses due to land use? Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, 133, 1-3, 495-505.

Wünschmann S, Fränzle S, Kühn I, Heidenreich H, Wappelhorst O, Markert B (2004) Verteilung chemischer Elemente in der Nahrung und Milch stillender Mütter, Teil 2: Ba, Pb, Cd, Cs, Fe, Au, Cu, Mn, Ni, P, Re, Rb, Sr, Te, Y, Zn und Zr. UWSF-Z Umweltchem Ökotox 16 (3) 168-174.

Wünschmann S, Kühn I, Fränzle S, Markert B (2004) Trilaterale Untersuchungen zur chemischen Zusammensetzung von Muttermilch in der Euroregion Neiße (CZ, PL, D) am Beispiel der Elemente Blei, Cadmium und Zink. Akademisches Koordinierungszentrum der Hochschulen in der Euroregion Neiße (ACC).

Markert B, Fränzle S, Djingova R, Wünschmann S (2003) Bioindication and Biomonitoring: Some Definitions and a rough Comparison with Instrumental Measurement Principles for Atmospheric Trace Metal Pollution. IAEA report.

Wünschmann S, Kühn I, Heidenreich H, Fränzle S, Wappelhorst O, Markert B (2003) Transfer von Elementen in die Muttermilch. Abschlussbericht der Forschungsvorhaben StSch 4155 und 4258 für das Bundesamt für Strahlenschutz, Neuherberg.

Wünschmann S, Oehlmann J, Delakowitz B, Markert B (2001) Untersuchungen zur Eignung wildlebender Wanderratten (Rattus norvegicus) als Indikatoren der Schwermetallbelastung, Teil 1. UWSF-Z Umweltchem Ökotox 13 (5), 259-265.

Team members

Prof. Dr. Bernd Markert

Dr. SimoneWünschmann

Prof. Dr. Edita BALTRĖNAITĖ-GEDIENĖ Lithuania

Prof. Dr. Eun-Shik Kim, South Korea

Prof. Dr. Silvia De Marco, Argentina

Prof. Dr. Marinus Otte, USA

Dr. Meie Wang, China

Dr. Benno Böer, Ethiopia