Artikel in Fachzeitschriften

  • Tamang, P., Banerjee, R., Köster, S., Nogueira, R. (2019): Comparative study of polyhydroxyalkanoates production from acidified and anaerobically treated brewery wastewater using enriched mixed microbial culture.J. Environ. Sci. 78, 137–146.
  • Caicedo, C., Rosenwinkel, K.-H., Nogueira, R. (2018): Temperature-driven growth of Legionella in lab-scale activated sludge systems and interaction with protozoaInternational Journal of Hygiene and Environmental Health 221, pp. 315–322
  • Nogueira, R., Bhalerao, A., Banerjee, R. (2018): Cost effective production of polyhydroxyalkanoates biopolymers using mixed microbial culture and industry waste water: An ecofriendly approachJ. Fundam Renewable Energy Appl. Vol 1
  • Ohrdes , H., Ille, I. , Twiefel, J. , Wallaschek, J. , Nogueira, R. , Rosenwinkel, K.-H. (2018): A control system for ultrasound devices utilized for inactivating E. coli in wastewaterUltrasonics - Sonochemistry 40, pp. 158–162
  • Mesquita, M.C., Albuquerque, A., Amaral, L., Noueira, R. (2017): Seasonal variation of nutrient removal in a full-scale horizontal constructed wetlandEnergy Procedia 136. pp. 225-232
  • Sujathan, S.; Kniggendorf, A.-K.; Kumar, A.; Roth, B.; Rosenwinkel, K.-H.; Nogueira, R. (2017): Heat and Bleach: A Cost-Efficient Method for Extracting Microplastics from Return Activated SludgeArchives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology, 73(4), pp. 641-648
  • Caicedo, C.; Beutel, S.; Scheper, T.; Rosenwinkel, K. H.; Nogueira, R. (2016): Occurrence of Legionella in wastewater treatment plants linked to wastewater characteristics, Environmental Science Pollution Research International, Volume 23, Issue 16, pp. 16873-16954
  • Kniggendorf, A. K.; Nogueira, R.; Kelb, C.; Schadzek, P.; Meinhardt-Wollweber, M.; Ngezahayo, A.; Roth, B. (2016): Confocal Raman microscopy and fluorescent in situ hybridization - A complementary approach for biofilm analysis, Chemosphere, Volume 161, pp. 112-120
  • Nogueira, R.; Utrecht, K. U.; Exner, M.; Verstraete, W.; Rosenwinkel, K. H. (2016): Strategies for the reduction of Legionella in biological treatment systems, Water Science & Technology, Volume 74, Issue 4, pp. 816-239
  • Santos, A.; Matos, M.; Sousa, A.; Costa, C.; Nogueira, R.; Teixeira, J.; Paiva, P.; Parpot, P.; Coelho, L.; Brito, A. (2016): Removal of tetracycline from contaminated water by Moringa oleifera seed preparations, Environmental Technology, Volume 37, pp. 744-751
  • Santos, A. F. S., Matos, M., Sousa, Â, Costa, C., Nogueira, R., Teixeira, J. A., Paiva, P. M. G., Parpot, P., Coelho, L. C. B. B., Brito, A. G. (2015): Removal of tetracycline from contaminated water by Moringa oleifera seed preparationsEnvironmental Technology (United Kingdom)
  • Haun E., Ulbricht K., Nogueira R., Rosenwinkel K.-H (2014): Virus elimination in activated sludge systems: from batch tests to mathematical modelingWater Science & Technology, 70(6), pp. 1115-21
  • Martins, G., Peixoto, L., Teodorescu, S., Parpot, P., Nogueira, R., Brito, A. G. (2014): Impact of an external electron acceptor on phosphorus mobility between water and sedimentsBioresource Technology, Vol. 151, pp.419-423
  • Matos, M., Pereira, M. A., Parpot, P., Brito, A. G., Nogueira, R. (2014): Influence of tetracycline on the microbial community composition and activity of nitrifying biofilmsChemosphere, Vol.117, Issue 1, pp.295-302
  • Moura, I., Nogueira, R., Bounor-Legare, V., Machado, A. V. (2014): Effect of PCL and EVA molar mass on the development of sustainable polymersSoft Materials, Vol. 12, Issue 1, pp.88-97
  • Oliveira, M., Rodrigues, A. L., Ribeiro, D., Brito, A. G., Nogueira, R., Machado, A. V. (2014): Phosphorus removal by a fixed-bed hybrid polymer nanocomposite biofilm reactorChemistry and Ecology, Vol.30, Issue 5, pp. 428-439
  • Ribeiro, D. C., Martins, G., Nogueira, R., Brito, A. G. (2014): Mineral cycling and pH gradient related with biological activity under transient anoxic-oxic conditions: Effect on P mobility in volcanic lake sedimentsEnvironmental Science and Technology, Vol. 48, Issue 16, pp. 9205-9210
  • Rodrigues, A. L., Machado, A. V., Nóbrega, J. M., Albuquerque, A., Brito, A. G., Nogueira, R. (2014): A poly-ε-caprolactone based biofilm carrier for nitrate removal from waterInternational Journal of Environmental Science and Technology, Vol. 11, Issue 2, pp. 263-268
  • Matos, M., Pereira, M.A., Nicolau, A., Rodrigues, A.L., Brito, A.G., Nogueira, R. (2012): Influence of the organic loading rate on the growth of Galactomyces geotrichum in activated sludge.Journal of Environmental Science and Health, Part A, 47(4), 565-569.
  • Matos, M., Pereira, M.A., Nicolau, A., Rodrigues, A.L., Brito, A.G., Nogueira, R. (2012): Influence of carrier concentration on the control of Galactomyces geotrichum bulking and bacterial community of biofilm reactors.Desalination and Water Treatment, 41(1-3), S. 325-334.
  • Rodrigues, A.L., Mosquera-Corral, A., Machado, A.V., Moura, I., Matos, M.I., Brito, A.G., Nogueira, R. (2012): Use of biopolymers as solid substrates for denitrification.Water Science and Technology 65 (1), S. 105-111.
  • Matos, M., Alves, C., Campos, J., Brito, A.G., Nogueira, R. (2011): Sequencing batch biofilm reactor: from support design to reactor operation.Environmental Technology 32, S. 1121-1129.
  • Moura, I., Machado, A.V., Duarte, F.M., Nogueira, R. (2011): Biodegradability assessment of aliphatic polyesters-based blends using standard methodsJournal of Applied Polymer Science 119 (6), S. 3338-3346.
  • Rodrigues, A., Pereira, A., Brito, A.G., Nogueira, R. (2010): Biofilms formed on humic substances: response to flow conditions and carbon concentrations.Bioresource Technology 101, S. 6888-6894.
  • Nogueira, R., Alves, C., Matos, M., Brito, A.G. (2009): Synthesis and degradation of poly-?-hydroxybutyrate in a sequencing batch biofilm reactor.Bioresource Technology 100, S. 2106-2110.
  • Rodrigues, A.L., Brito, A. G., Janknecht, P., Inácio, J., Machado, A.V., Nogueira, R. (2008): Characterization of biofilm formation on a humic materialJournal of Industrial Microbiology and Biotechnology 11, S. 1269-1276
  • Nogueira, R., Estevinho, I., Abrunhosa, L., Mendonça, C., Machado, P., Carballa, M., Brito, A.G., Venâncio, A. (2007): Assessing the degradation of ochratoxin A using a bioassay: the case of contaminated winery wastewater.Water Science and Technology 56 (2), S. 55-61.
  • Nogueira, R., Melo, L.F. (2006): Competition between Nitrospira spp. and Nitrobacter spp. in nitrite-oxidizing bioreactors.Biotechnology and Bioengineering. 95 (1), S. 169-175.
  • Gaul, T., Märker, S., Kunst, S. (2005): Start-up of moving bed biofilm reactors for deammonification: the role of hydraulic retention time, alkalinity and oxygen supply.Water Science and Technology Vol 52 No 7 pp 127- 133, IWA Publishing 2005.
  • Nogueira, R., Elenter, D., Brito, A., Melo, L.F., Wagner, M., Morgenroth, E. (2005): Evaluating heterotrophic growth in a nitrifying biofilm reactor using fluorescence in situ hybridization and mathematical modelling.Water Science and Technology 52, S. 135-141.
  • Nogueira, R., Melo, L.F., Purkhold, U., Wuertz, S., Wagner, M. (2002): Microbial population dynamics versus nitrification performance in biofilm reactors: effects of hydraulic retention time and the presence of organic carbon.Water Research 36 (2), S. 469-481.
  • Filipov, E., Schwarze-Scharfenberg, B., Pakert, M., Kunst, S. (2001): Hormone im Schlamm.UmweltMagazin 3/4: 92-93
  • Helmer, C., Tromm, Hippen, A., Rosenwinkel, K.-H., Seyfried, C. F., Kunst, S. (2001): Single Stage Biological Nitrogen Removal and Anaerobic Ammonium Oxidation in Biofilm SystemsIn: Water Science & Technologie Vol. 43, No.1, pp. 311-321.
  • Hippen, A., Helmer, C., Kunst, S., Rosenwinkel, K.-H., Seyfried, C. F. (2001): Six years´ practical experience with aerobic/anoxic deammonification in biofilm systemsWater Science & Technologie Vol. 44, No. 2-3, pp. 39-48.
  • Helmer, C., Kunst, S., Juretschenko, S., Schmid, M. C., Schleifer, K. H., Wagner, M. (1999): Nitrogen loss in a nitrifying biofilm system. Water Schience & TechnologyWater Schience & Technology Vol. 39 Iss. 7, pp 13-21.
  • Helmer, C., Hippen, A., Scholten, E., Kunst, S., Diekmann, H., Rosenwinkel, K.-H., Seyfried, C. F. (1998): Neue Möglichkeiten der Stickstoffelimination bei Abwässern mit niedrigem C / N-Verhältnis: Aerobe DeammonifikationKorrespondenz Abwasser (45) Nr. 12

Bücher und Buchbeiträge

  • Förstner, U., Köster, S. (2018): Umweltschutztechnik9. Auflage, Springer Vieweg, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • Kunst, S. (2001): Future Perspectives for Sustainable Water and Soil Management.In: Kunst, S., Kruse, T., Burmester, A. (eds) Sustainable Water and Soil Management, Springer Verlag, S. 309-317


  • Speier, C.J., Velusamy, M., Ravi, R., Srinivasan, S.V., Weichgrebe, D. (2017): Potentials of vegetable market and slaughterhouse waste for sustainable energy supply through co-digestion in Chennai, India15th IWA World Conference on Anaerobic Digestion
  • Beier, M.; Schneider, Y.; Vogel, B.; Nogueira, R. (2016): Factors influencing N2O reduction by denitrification as a means to minimize greenhouse gas emissions, IWA Specialist Conference Microbial Ecology and Water Engineering 2016, Copenhagen (Denmark)
  • Rosenwinkel, K. H.; Nogueira, R. (2016): Viren und Legionellen in biologischen Abwasserbehandlungssystemen, 88. Darmstädter Seminar Abwassertechnik, Darmstadt
  • Rosenwinkel, K.H., Nogueira, R., Schneider, K. (2014): Legionellenepidemie in Warstein – Auswirkungen für die Abwassereinleiter? Teil 2: Erkenntnisse und Maßnahmen32. Bochumer Workshop Siedlungswasserwirtschaft "Mikroschadstoffe und Krankheitserreger aus Abwasser entfernen" am 08. September 2014
  • Schneider, K.; Nogueira, R; Rosenwinkel, K.-H (2014): Bilanzierung der Virenelimination in kommunalen Kläranlagen,ÖWAV-Seminar Abwasserreinigung – Werte erhalten, Effizienz steigern und Ressourcen schonen in Wien.
  • Schneider, K.; Rosenwinkel, K.-H.; Nogueira, R. (2014): The fate of viruses in an activated sludge systemYWP Conference in Essen
  • Nogueira, R., Ulbricht, K., Haun, E., Rosenwinkel, K.-H. (2013): Virenelimination in Kläranlagen - Bilanzierung und Modellentwicklung46. Essener Tagung 13.-15.3.2013, Aachen.
  • Ulbricht, Katharina Haun, Emma Nogueira, Regina Rosenwinkel, K.H. (2013): Virenelimination in Kläranlagen – Bilanzierung und Modellentwicklung46. Essener Tagung für Wasser- und Abfallwirtschaft in Aachen.
  • Ulbricht, Katharina Rosenwinkel, K.H. Wolter, Stefanie (2011): Virus elimination in the municipal wastewater treatment plant of Herrenhausen in Hannover, VAAM Jahrestagung 2011 in Karlsruhe
  • Duine, A., Kunst, S. (2001): Control of bulking sludge caused by type 021 N and type 0961 in an industrial wastewater treatment plant with an aerobic selector. In: Wat Sci Tech 46(1-2): 29-33 (2002).3rd IWA International Specialised Conference on Microorganisms in Activated Sludge and Biofilm Processes, Rome 13-15 June. In: Wat Sci Tech 46(1-2): 29-33 (2002).
  • Helmer, C., Schmid, M., Filipov, E., Gaul, T., Hippen, A., Rosenwinkel, K.-H., Seyfried, C. F., Wagner, M., Kunst, S. (2001): Deammonification in biofilm systems: population structure and functionIn: 3rd International Specialised Conference on „Microorganisms in Activated Sludge and Biofilm Processes“, Rom, Italien, 13.-15. Juni Wat Sci Tech 46(1-2): 223-231 (2002)
  • Gaul, T., Helmer, C., Fillipov, E., Kunst, S. (2000): Stoffwechselwege autotropher Bakterien zur Stickstoffelimination - Grundlagen der Deammonifikation.In: 7. Hannoversche Industrieabwassertagung, Veröffentlichungen des Institutes für Siedlungswasserwirtschaft und Abfalltechnik der Uni Hannover, Heft 117.
  • Helmer, C., Hippen, A., Kunst, S., Rosenwinkel, K.-H., Seyfried, C. F. (2000): Six Years of Pratical Experiences with Aerobic/Anoxic DeammonificationIn: 1st World Water Congress of the International Water Association (IWA), Paris 3.-7. Juli, Book 3, S. 488-495.
  • Hippen, A., Beier, M., Seyfried, C.F., Rosenwinkel, K.H., PURAC (1998): Comparison of different biological treatment methods for nitrogen rich wastewatersInnovation 2000 - Treatment Innovation for the next century. 07.-10.07.1998, Cambridge, England


  • Nogueira, R., Tamang, P., Banerjee, R., Arndt, C. (2019): Waste to resource: Biopolymer production from industrial wastewaterpresentated at BioMAT 2019
  • Schneider, K.; Rosenwinkel, K.-H.; Nogueira, R. (2014): The fate of viruses in an activated sludge system.Poster auf der IWA-Konferenz "Activated Sludge...100 Years and Counting!", 12.-14. Juni 2014 in Essen


  • Scheider, K. (2017): Mechanismen zur Virenelimination in kommunalen KläranlagenHeft 164
    ISBN: 978-3-921421-94-9
  • Lorey, Corinna (2015): Elimination von Spurenstoffen bei der Abwasserreinigung, Heft 153.
    ISBN: 978-3-921421-83-3
  • Bauer, R. (2007): Elimination von Viren durch Sand/Bodenpassagen an halbtechnischen Versuchsanlagen für die Anwendung der Uferfiltration zur TrinkwasseraufbereitungHeft 140
  • Duine, A. (2002): Untersuchungen zur Stickstoffelimination von hochbelasteten toxischen AbwässernHeft 118
  • Brockmann, M. (1999): Beitrag zur membranunterstützten biologischen AbwasserreinigungHeft 98
  • Filipov, E. (1999): Anwendungsmöglichkeiten enzymatischer Testverfahren in der weitergehenden AbwasserreinigungHeft 105
  • BIO-P Hannover '95 (1995): Internationale Konferenz zur vermehrten biologischen PhosphoreliminationHeft 92
  • Hulsbeek, J. (1995): Bestimmung von Parametern zur Beschreibung der Prozesse bei der biologischen Stickstoff- und Phosphor-Entfernung in AbwasserreinigungsanlagenHeft 90
  • Helmer, C. (1994): Einfluß von Temperatur- und Stoßbelastungen auf die Mikroflora der belebten Schlämme in Bio-P- AnlagenHeft 89
  • Kunst, S. (1982): Untersuchungen zum anaeroben Abbau polymerer Kohlenhydrate zur Optimierung der Versäuerungsstufe bei anaeroben AbwasserreinigungsanlagenHeft 54
  • Gallent, W. (1976): Vergleich der Verschmutzung von Schlammwässern aus diversen Klärschlamm-Entwässerungsmaschinen und Ermittlung von deren Auswirkungen auf die biologische Stufe einer KläranlageHeft 40
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  • Mondal, M.M., Speier, C.J., Weichgrebe, D. (2018): Development of exergy based economic evaluation tool for bio-energy conversion systems: An example application on biogas plant with co-generation systemEBA Conference of the European Biogas Association, Antwerp, Belgium
  • Stopp, P., Speier, C.J., Weichgrebe, D. (2017): SEQUESTA - Innovatives Gärrest-Eindampfungsverfahren zur Nährstoffrückgewinnung und NachbehandlungWasserwirtschaftliches Kolloquium "Abfallwirtschaft/Bioenergie"
  • Tran, T.N., Weichgrebe, D., Rosenwinkel, K.-H. (2017): Advanced material flow analysis to assess environmental and resource management of agro-food processing craft villages in Red River Delta, VietnamWorld Resources Forum 2017, Geneva, Switzerland
  • Weichgrebe, D., Ay, S., Rosenwinkel, K.-H. (2017): Universal calculation approach for the prediction of the specific biogas and methane yield based on substrate composition data15th IWA World Conference on Anaerobic Digestion, Beijing, China
  • Voss, E., Schmitz, B., Beier, M., Lorek, C. (2015): P-Rückgewinnung auf der Kläranlage Hildesheim9. KlärschlammTage mit begleitender Fachausstellung, Potsdam am 15./16./17.06.2015
  • Schneider, K.; Rosenwinkel, K.-H.; Nogueira, R. (2014): The fate of viruses in an activated sludge systemVortrag, YWP-Konferenz im Rahmen der IWA-Konferenz "Activated Sludge...100 Years and Counting!", 12.-14. Juni 2014 in Essen
  • Schneider, Katharina (2014): Das Verhalten von Viren in einem kommunalen BelebtschlammsystemWasserwirtschaftliches Kolloquium Hygiene 2014, Hannover am 12. Dezember 2014
  • Ulbricht, Katharina Haun, Emma Nogueira,Regina Rosenwinkel, K.H. (2013): Virenelimination in Kläranlagen – Bilanzierung und Modellentwicklung46. Essener Tagung für Wasser- und Abfallwirtschaft in Aachen