Abteilung Physische Geographie


PhD and Habilitation Theses

  • SAUER, D. (2002): Genese, Verbreitung und Eigenschaften periglaziärer Lagen im Rhei-nischen Schiefergebirge - anhand von Beispielen aus Westerwald, Hunsrück und Eifel -. Boden und Landschaft, 36, 294 S.

  • SAUER, D. (2010): Direction and rates of soil formation in different climates. Unveröffentlichte kumulative Habilitationsschrift, Universität Hohenheim, 294 S.


    Research articles in peer-reviewed scientific journals

  • 1) HÖKE, S., A. POHLE, D. SAUER & W. BURGHARDT (1999): Einflußfaktoren der Schadstoffaus-breitung durch Staubfreisetzung von Gewerbe- und Industrieböden. Bodenschutz 1/1999: 6 - 11.

  • 2) SAUER, D. & P. FELIX-HENNINGSEN (2004): Application of ground penetrating radar for the determination of the thickness of Pleistocene periglacial slope deposits (PPSD) on hard rock. J. Plant Nutr. Soil Sci., 167: 752 - 760.

  • 3) SACCONE, L., D.J. CONLEY & D. SAUER (2005): Methodologies for amorphous silica analysis. Journal of Geochemical Exploration, 88 (1-3): 235 - 238.

  • 4) SAUER, D. & W. BURGHARDT (2006): The occurrence and distribution of various forms of silica and zeolites in soils developed in wastes of iron production. Catena, 65: 247-257.

  • 5) SAUER, D., Y. KUZYAKOV & K. STAHR (2006): Spatial distribution of root exudates of five plant species as assessed by 14C labeling. Short Communication. J. Plant Nutr. Soil Sci., 169: 360 - 362.

  • 6) SAUER, D. & P. FELIX-HENNINGSEN (2006): Saprolite, soils and sediments in the Rhenish Massif as records of climate and landscape history, Quaternary International,156-157: 4 - 12.

  • 7) SCHÜLLI-MAURER, I., D. SAUER, K. STAHR, R. SPERSTAD & R. SØRENSEN (2007): Soil formation in marine sediments of S-Norway: Investigation of soil chronosequences in the Oslofjord region. Revista Mexicana de Ciencias Geológicas, 24, 2: 237-246.

  • 8) WAGNER, S., E.A.C. COSTANTINI, D. SAUER & K. STAHR (2007): Soil genesis with time in a marine terrace sequence of Sicily. Revista Mexicana de Ciencias Geológicas, 24, 2: 247-260.

  • 9) SAUER, D., G. SCHELLMANN & K. STAHR (2007): A soil chronosequence in the semi-arid environment of Patagonia (Argentina). Catena, 71, 3: 382-393.

  • 10) SACCONE, L, D.J. CONLEY, E. KONING, D. SAUER, M. SOMMER, D. KACZOREK, S.W. BLECKER, E.F. KELLY (2007): Assessing the extraction and quantification of amorphous silica (ASi) in soils of forest and grassland ecosystems. European J. Soil Sci., 58: 1446-1459.

  • 11) SAUER, D., SCHÜLLI-MAURER, I., SPERSTAD, R., SØRENSEN, R., STAHR, K. (2008): Podzol development with time in sandy beach deposits in southern Norway. J. Plant Nutr. Soil Sci., 171, 4: 483 - 497.

  • 12) PRIORI, S., COSTANTINI, E.A.C., CAPEZZUOLI, E., PROTANO, G., HILGERS, A., SAUER, D., SANDRELLI, F. (2008): Pedostratigraphy of Terra Rossa and Quaternary geological evolution of a lacustrine limestone plateau in central Italy. J. Plant Nutr. Soil Sci., 171, 4: 509-523.

  • 13) SAUER, D., SCHÜLLI-MAURER, I., SPERSTAD, R., SØRENSEN, R., STAHR, K. (2009): Albeluvisol development with time in loamy marine sediments of S-Norway. Quaternary International, 209, 1-2: 31-43.

  • 14) COSTANTINI, E.A.C., PRIORI, S., URBAN, B., HILGERS, A., SAUER, D., PROTANO, G., TROMBINO, L., HÜLLE, D., NANNONI, F. (2009): Multidisciplinary characterization of the middle Holocene eolian deposits of the Elsa River basin (central Italy). Quaternary International, 209, 1-2: 107-130.

  • 15) COSTANTINI, E.A.C., MAKEEV, A., SAUER, D. (2009): Recent developments and new frontiers in Paleopedology. Quaternary International, 209, 1-2: 1-5.

  • 16) SAUER, D., WAGNER, S., BRÜCKNER, H., SCARCIGLIA, F., MASTRONUZZI, G., STAHR, K. (2010): Soil development on marine terraces near Metaponto (Gulf of Taranto, southern Italy). Quaternary International, 222, 1-2: 48-63.

  • 17) HÄRING, V., CLEMENS, G., SAUER, D., STAHR, K. (2010): Human induced soil fertility decline reducing the potential for sustainable land use in a mountain area in northern Vietnam. Die Erde, 141, 3: 235-253.

  • 18) FUCHS, M., KREUTZER, S., FISCHER, M., SAUER, D., SØRENSEN, R. (2011): OSL and IRSL dating of raised beach sand deposits along the southeastern coast of Norway. Quaternary Geochronology, 10: 195-200.

  • 19) SAUER, D, FINKE, P., SØRENSEN, R., SPERSTAD, R., SCHÜLLI-MAURER, I., HØEG, H., STAHR, K. (2012): Testing a soil development model against southern Norway soil chronosequences. Quaternary International, 265: 18-31.

  • 20) GEORGIADIS, A., SAUER, D., HERRMANN, L., BREUER, J., ZAREI, M., STAHR, K. (2013): Development of a method for sequential Si-extraction in soils. Geoderma, 209-210: 251-261.

  • 21) SAUER, D., SCHÜLLI-MAURER, I., SPERSTAD, R., SØRENSEN, R. (2013): Micromorphological characteristics reflecting soil-forming processes during Albeluvisol development in S Norway. Spanish Journal of Soil Science, 3, 2: 38-58.

  • 22) SRIVASTAVA, P., SAUER, D. (2014): Thin-section analysis of lithified paleosols from Dagshai Formation of the Himalayan Foreland: Identification of paleopedogenic features and diagenetic overprinting and implications for paleoenvironmental reconstruction. Catena, 112: 86-98.

  • 23) GEORGIADIS, A., SAUER, D., HERRMANN, L., BREUER, J., ZAREI, M., STAHR, K.: Testing a new method for sequential Si-extraction on soils of temperate-humid climate. Soil Research, 52, 7: 645-657.

  • 24) GEORGIADIS, A., SAUER, D., BREUER, J., HERRMANN, L., RENNERT, T., STAHR, K. (2015): Optimising the extraction of amorphous silica by NaOH from soils of temperate-humid climate. Soil Research, 53, 4: 392-400.

  • 25) SAUER, D., SCHÜLLI-MAURER, I., WAGNER, S., SCARCIGLIA, F., SPERSTAD, R., SVENDGÅRD-STOKKE, S., SØRENSEN, R., SCHELLMANN, G. (2015): Soil development over millennial timescales - A comparison of soil chronosequences of different climates and lithologies. IOP Conference Series: Earth and Environmental Science, 25, 1, article no. 012009.

  • 26) SAUER, D., GLATZEL, S., KÜHN, J., STEIN, C., ZAREI, M. & STAHR, K. (2015): Duricrusts in soils of the Alentejo (southern Portugal) - types, distribution, genesis and time of their formation. Journal of Soils and Sediments, 15, 6: 1437-1453.


    Review articles in peer-reviewed scientific journals

  • 1) SAUER, D., L. SACCONE, D.J. CONLEY, L. HERRMANN & M. SOMMER (2006): Review of methodologies for extracting plant-available and amorphous Si from soils and aquatic sediments. Biogeochemistry, 80, 1: 89 - 108.

  • 2) SAUER, D., SPONAGEL, H., SOMMER, M., GIANI, L., JAHN, R., STAHR, K. (2007): Podzol: Soil of the Year 2007. A review on its genesis, occurrence, and functions. J. Plant Nutr. Soil Sci., 170: 581-597.

  • 3) SAUER, D. (2010): Approaches to quantify progressive soil development with time in Mediterranean climate - I. Use of field criteria and soil development indices, Journal of Plant Nutrition and Soil Science, 173, 6: 822-842.

  • 4) SAUER, D. (2015): Pedological concepts to be considered in soil chronosequence studies. Soil Research, 53: 577-591.


    Books and book chapters

  • 1) STÄUDEL, L., SAUER, D. (1994): Nachwachsende Rohstoffe. In: RAAbits Chemie. Impulse und Materialien für die kreative Unterrichtsgestaltung, III/A 1,1. Raabe Verlag, Heidelberg.

  • 2) STÄUDEL, L., SAUER, D. (1995): Rollenspiel zum Thema Verpackungsmaterialien auf Stärkebasis. In: RAAbits Chemie, 2. Ergänzungslieferung, IV/A 1,2. Raabe Verlag, Heidelberg.

  • 3) STAHR, K., SAUER, D. (2004): 2.1.2.4 Gesteinsgemische und Substratabfolgen. In: BLUME, H.-P., P. FELIX-HENNINGSEN, W.R. FISCHER, H.-G. FREDE, R. HORN & K. STAHR (Hrsg.): Handbuch der Bodenkunde. ecomed, Landsberg, 18. Erg. Lfg. 4/04.

  • 4) BURGHARDT, W., BANKO, G., HÖKE, S. HURSTHOUSE, A., DE L?ESCAILLE, T., LEDIN, S., MARSAN, F.A., SAUER, D., STAHR, K., AMANN, E., QUAST, J., NERGER, M., SCHNEIDER, J., KUEHN, K. (2004): Task Group 5 on Sealing soils, soils in urban areas, land use and land use planning. In: VAN CAMP, L., B. BUJARRABAL, A.-R. GENTILE, R.J.A. JONES, L. MONTANARELLA, C. OLAZABAL, S.-K. SELVARADJOU: Reports of the Technical Working Groups established under the Thematic Strategy for Soil PROTECTION, VOLUME VI ? RESEARCH, SEALING AND CROSS-CUTTING ISSUES. EUR 21319 EN/5, Luxembourg, p. 775-821.

  • 5) SAUER, D. (2004): Bildungsprozesse periglaziärer Lagen in den deutschen Mittelgebirgen und ihre zeitliche Einordnung. In: Kösel, M. (Hrsg.): Festschrift zum 60. Geburtstag von Prof. Dr. E. Bibus, Tübinger Geographische Arbeiten, Reihe D, 10: 19 - 37.

  • 6) SCHOLTEN, T., SAUER, D., BEHRENS, T., BREUER, L., FREDE, H.-G., FRÖHICH, H., GERBER, R., OTTE, A., WALDHARDT, R. (2005): Exkursion G1: Periglaziäre Lagen, Bodenökologie und Bodenwasserhaushalt in den Hessischen Mittelgebirgen. Exkursionsführer der DBG-Tagung 2005 in Marburg, Mittlgn. Dtsch. Bodenkundl. Gesellsch., 105: 68-81.

  • 7) SAUER, D., ZÖLLER, L. (2006): Mikromorphologie der Paläoböden der Profile Femés und Guatiza, Lanzarote. In: Zöller, L., von Suchodoletz, H.: Östliche Kanareninseln - Natur, Mensch, Umweltprobleme. Bayreuther geogr. Arb., 27: 105-130.

  • 8) LEHMANN, A., BURGHARDT, W., HOFBAUER, R., JAHN, R., KAISER, K., KASTLER, M., KÜHN, T., MACHULA, G., MILBERT, G., SAUER, D., SCHAD, P., STAHR, K. (2007): Field Guide for the WRB (World Reference Base for Soil Resources) / AK Bodensystematik Technosols-Stagnosols-Tour 2007 in Germany, 63 S. + Anhang.

  • 9) FLECK, W., SAUER, D. (Hrsg.) (2008): Sitzung des AK Bodensystematik der DBG am 4.-6. Juni 2008 in Sulz-Glatt (Baden-Württemberg). Exkursionsführer: Die systematische Stellung der bodengenetischen Einheiten ?Ockererde?, Pelosol und Terra fusca anhand von Profilbeispielen im Südschwarzwald, Keuperbergland und auf der Schwäbischen Alb, 66 S. + Anhang.

  • 10) 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., FELIX-HENNINGSEN, P. (2013): 2. Subdued Mountains of Central Europe. In: KLEBER, A., TERHORST, B. (Hrsg.): Mid-latitude slope deposits (cover beds). Developments in sedimentology 66. Elsevier, S. 9-94.

  • 11) SAUER, D. (2013): Field Guidebook of the Excursion "730 ka of soil development and geomorphological processes on marine terraces near Metaponto (Gulf of Taranto, southern Italy)", 27-28 September 2013, 37 p.

  • 12) SAUER, D. (2013): The Valley of the Danube. In: Jahn, R., Stahr, K. (Eds.). Conference "Soils in Space and Time", Congress Tours (3th and 5th October 2013). Excursion Guidebook, 25-33.

  • 13) SAUER, D., KÜHN, P., MILLER, C., KADEREIT, A. (2013): Landscape history, soil development and paleolithic caves along the rivers Blau and Danube. In: Jahn, R., Stahr, K. (Eds.). Conference "Soils in Space and Time", Congress Tours (3th and 5th October 2013). Excursion Guidebook, 47-78.

  • 14) SAUER, D.: Numerical indices of soil development. In: The Association of American Geographers (Hrsg.): The International Encyclopedia of Geography: People, the Earth, Environment, and Technology. Wiley Blackwell Verlag, Oxford, UK, accepted.

  • 15) JOISTEN, H., SAUER, D., SPONAGEL, H. ? , GIANI, L., KOCHAN, N. (Hrsg.): Böden Deutschlands, Österreichs und der Schweiz. Erscheint voraussichtlich 2014 im Spektrum Verlag.


    Other publications

  • 1) SAUER, D., W. BURGHARDT, A. SCHNÜTGEN & M. ZAREI (1999): Kieselsäure und Zeolithe in Böden aus technogenen Substraten. Mittlgn. Dtsch. Bodenkundl. Gesellsch., 91/3: 1419 - 1422.

  • 2) SAUER, D. & W. BURGHARDT (2000): Chemical Processes in Soils on Artificial Materials: Silicate Dissolution, Occurrence of Amorphous Silica and Zeolites. First International Conference on Soils of Urban, Industrial, Traffic and Mining Areas. University of Essen, Germany, July 12 ? 18, 2000. Proceedings, Vol. 1: The Unknown Urban Soil, Detection, Ressources and Faces: 339 - 345.

  • 3) SAUER, D., T. SCHOLTEN, E.-D. SPIES & P. FELIX-HENNINGSEN (2000): Eigenschaften periglaziä-rer Lagen (Deckschichten) im Bereich des unteren Moseltales und ihre ökologische Be-deutung. DEUQUA 2000, Bern (Schweiz), Book of Abstracts: 64.

  • 4) SAUER, D., T. SCHOLTEN & P. FELIX-HENNINGSEN (2001): Verbreitung und Eigenschaften pe-riglaziärer Lagen im östlichen Westerwald in Abhängigkeit von Gestein, Exposition und Relief. Mittlgn. Dtsch. Bodenkundl. Gesellsch., 96/2: 551 - 552.

  • 5) SAUER, D., T. SCHOLTEN & P. FELIX-HENNINGSEN (2002): Georadaranwendung in der Bo-denkunde ? erste Erfahrungen aus Gelände- und Versuchsfeldmessungen. Mitteilungen der Deutschen Geophysikalischen Gesellschaft, Sonderband I/2002: 24 - 27.

  • 6) SAUER, D., T. SCHOLTEN & P. FELIX-HENNINGSEN (2002): Beitrag zur Diskussion um die Re-konstruktion des prozessualen und zeitlichen Ablaufs der Genese periglaziärer Lagen im Rheinischen Schiefergebirge. In: Niebuhr, B. (Hrsg.): GEO 2002, Planet Erde: Vergangenheit, Entwicklung, Zukunft, 1.-5. Oktober in Würzburg, Programm und Kurzfassungen. Schriftenreihe der Dtsch. Geol. Ges., 21: 291.

  • 7) SAUER, D., T. SCHOLTEN, E.-D. SPIES AND P. FELIX-HENNINGSEN (2002): Pleistocene periglacial slope deposits and colluviums in the Rhenish Massif - a result of climatic changes and human landuse. In: Rubio, J. L., R. P. C. Morgan, S. Asins and V. Andreu (Eds.): Man and Soil at the Third Millennium, Vol. 1, Geoforma Ediciones / Centro de Investigaciones sobre Desertificación, Logroño: 763 - 776.

  • 8) SAUER, D., T. SCHOLTEN, E.-D. SPIES & P. FELIX-HENNINGSEN (2002): Pleistocene periglacial slope deposits influenced by geology and relief in the Rhenish Massif, Germany. Transactions of the 17th World Congress of Soil Science in Bangkok (Thailand), Band IV: 1519: Abstract, CD-ROM, Paper 0036: Full Paper.

  • 9) SAUER, D. (2003): Pleistocene periglacial slope deposits in Germany ? indicators of changing climatic conditions and sedimentary processes during the last ice age. XVI INQUA Congress, July 23 - 30, 2003 in Reno, Nevada, USA, Congress Programs with Abstracts: 96.

  • 10) GERBER, R., T. SCHOLTEN, D. SAUER & P. FELIX-HENNINGSEN (2003): Darstellung von Wurzelraumeigenschaften in skeletthaltigen Böden mittels GPR in Mittelgebirgsregionen. Mittlgn. Dtsch. Bodenkundl. Gesellsch., 102/2: 641 - 642.

  • 11) SAUER, D. (2003): Äolische Anteile in periglaziären Lagen ? Abschätzung anhand der Spurenelementgehalte und Rückschlüsse auf die paläoklimatischen Bedingungen der Lagengenese. Mittlgn. Dtsch. Bodenkundl. Gesellsch., 102/2: 555 - 556.

  • 12) SAUER, D., Y. KUZYAKOV & K. STAHR (2004): Comparison of the diffusion range of root exudation of different plant species. Proceedings of the International Conference Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Agriculture ? Mitigation Options and Strategies, February 10 - 12, 2004 in Leipzig, Germany: 216 - 217.

  • 13) SAUER, D. & P. FELIX-HENNINGSEN (2004): Saprolite, soils and sediments in the Rhenish Massif as records of climate and landscape history. Proceedings of the Conference "Paleosols: memory of ancient landscapes and living bodies of present ecosystems", June 7 - 11, 2004 in Florence, Italy.

  • 14) SAUER, D. & K. STAHR (2004): Formation of calcretes and silcretes in the Alentejo (Portugal) and consequences for the landscape, ecosystems and land use. Eurosoil 2004, September 4 - 12, 2004 in Freiburg, Germany, Book of Abstracts: 164.

  • 15) RAMIREZ-VEGA, A., D. SAUER, K. STAHR & M. ZAREI (2004): Water repellency in soils on volcanic ashes. Eurosoil 2004, September 4 ? 12, 2004 in Freiburg, Germany, Book of Abstracts: 282 - 283.

  • 16) SCHÜLLI, I., D. SAUER, K. STAHR, S. WAGNER, R. SPERSTAD, R. SØRENSEN (2004). Soil formation in marine sediments of S-Norway: Investigation of soil chronosequences in the Oslofjord region. Eurosoil 2004, September 4 - 12, 2004 in Freiburg, Germany, Book of Abstracts: 229.

  • 17) WAGNER, S., D. SAUER, K. STAHR, I. SCHÜLLI, E.A.C. COSTANTINI (2004): Soil genesis with time on marine terraces in S-Sicily. Eurosoil 2004, September 4 - 12, 2004 in Freiburg, Germany, Book of Abstracts: 237.

  • 18) SAUER, D., G. SCHELLMANN & K. STAHR (2005): A soil chronosequence in the arid environment of Patagonia (Argentina). International conference "Global Soil Change: Time-scales and Rates of Pedogenic Processes", Mexico City, March 10 - 18, Program and Abstracts: 65 - 66.

  • 19) SCHÜLLI, I., D. SAUER, K. STAHR, R. SPERSTAD & R. SØRENSEN (2005): Soil formation in marine sediments of S-Norway: Investigation of soil chronosequences in the Oslofjord region. International conference "Global Soil Change: Time-scales and Rates of Pedogenic Processes", Mexico City, March 10 - 18, Program and Abstracts, 67 - 68.

  • 20) WAGNER, S., D. SAUER, E.A.C. COSTANTINI & K. STAHR (2005): Soil Genesis with time in a chronosequence of Sicily. International conference "Global Soil Change: Time-scales and Rates of Pedogenic Processes", Mexico City, March 10 - 18, Program and Abstracts, 80 - 81.

  • 21) SAUER, D., G. SCHELLMANN & K. STAHR (2005): Bodenbildende Prozesse im semi-ariden Klima ? Untersuchungen an einer Bodenchronosequenz auf datierten Strandwällen in Patagonien. Mittlgn. Dtsch. Bodenkundl. Gesellsch., 107, 395 - 396.

  • 22) SCHÜLLI, I., D. SAUER, K. STAHR, R. SPERSTAD & R. SØRENSEN (2005): Entwicklung von Podsolen auf datierten Strandsanden in Süd-Norwegen. Mittlgn. Dtsch. Bodenkundl. Gesellsch., 107, 401 - 402.

  • 23) STAHR, K., M. ZAREI, D. SAUER & R. JAHN (2005): Divergierende Tonmineralentwicklung terrestrischer Böden im mediterranen Südportugal in Abhängigkeit von Gestein und Alter der Bodenbildung. Mittlgn. Dtsch. Bodenkundl. Gesellsch., 107, 553 - 554.

  • 24) STEIN, C., D. SAUER, S. WAGNER, H. BRÜCKNER & K. STAHR (2005): Untersuchungen zur Bodenentwicklung in einer Bodenchronosequenz auf marinen Terrassen in Süd-Italien. Mittlgn. Dtsch. Bodenkundl. Gesellsch., 107, 555 - 556.

  • 25) WAGNER, S., D. SAUER, E.A.C. COSTANTINI & K. STAHR (2005): Bodengenese im Mediterranraum am Beispiel einer Chronosequenz auf marinen Terrassen in SW-Sizilien. Mittlgn. Dtsch. Bodenkundl. Gesellsch., 107, 561 - 562.

  • 26) SAUER, D., G. SCHELLMANN & K. STAHR (2006): Nature and Rates of Pedogenic Processes in Semi-arid Patagonia (Argentina). 18th World Congress of Soil Science, July 9 - 15 in Philadelphia (USA), Abstracts CD-ROM.

  • 27) SAUER, D., I. SCHÜLLI-MAURER, R. SPERSTAD, R. SØRENSEN & K. STAHR (2006): Podzol Development with Time on Sandy Beach Deposits in Southern Norway. 18th World Congress of Soil Science, July 9 - 15 in Philadelphia (USA), Abstracts CD-ROM.

  • 28) SAUER, D., C. STEIN & K. STAHR (2006): Silcretes in southern Portugal - Micromorphological characteristics and differences. 18th World Congress of Soil Science, July 9 - 15 in Philadelphia (USA), Abstracts CD-ROM.

  • 29) STAHR, K., M. ZAREI, R. JAHN & D. SAUER (2006): Development of Clay Minerals in Terrestrial Soils for the Mediterranean Portugal Related to Type of Rock and Age of Soil Formation. 18th World Congress of Soil Science, July 9 - 15 in Philadelphia (USA), Abstracts CD-ROM.

  • 30) WAGNER, S., D. SAUER, C. STEIN, H. BRÜCKNER & K. STAHR (2006): Soil Development on a Flight of Marine Terraces in Metaponto, Southern Italy. 18th World Congress of Soil Science, July 9 - 15 in Philadelphia (USA), Abstracts CD-ROM.

  • 31) SCHÜLLI-MAURER, I., SAUER, D., STAHR, K., SPERSTAD, R., SØRENSEN, R. (2006): Bodenchronosequenzen in marinen Sedimenten Süd-Norwegens: Archive der Bodenentwicklung. 32. Jahrestagung des AK Geomorphologie 04.-07. Oktober 2006 in Dresden: ?Vom Archiv zum Prozess?, Tagungsband: 112.

  • 32) SAUER, D., SCHÜLLI-MAURER, I., SPERSTAD, R., SØRENSEN, R., STAHR, K. (2007): Albeluvisol development with time in loamy marine sediments of S-Norway. XVII INQUA congress: The Tropics: Heat Engine of the Quaternary, 28 July to 3 August 2007 in Cairns, Australia. Quaternary International 167-168 Supplement, 365.

  • 33) NYAGATARE, G., D. SAUER, N. BILLEN, K. STAHR (2007): Effect of an elevated groundwater level on greenhouse gas concentrations in the pore volume of calcaric Gleysols. Mittlgn. Dtsch. Bodenkundl. Gesellsch., 110, 1, 379-380.

  • 34) SAUER, D., I. SCHÜLLI-MAURER, R. SPERSTAD, R. SØRENSEN & K. STAHR (2007): Wirkung verschiedener Puffersysteme im Verlauf der Albeluvisol- und Podzolentwicklung in Südost-Norwegen. Mittlgn. Dtsch. Bodenkundl. Gesellsch., 110, 2, 653-654.

  • 35) STAHR, K., M. ZAREI, A. SINGER, D. SAUER (2007): Warum wissen wir so wenig über unsere Bodenminerale? Mittlgn. Dtsch. Bodenkundl. Gesellsch., 110, 2, 655-656.

  • 36) STEIN, C., D. SAUER, M. ZAREI, K. STAHR (2007): Optimierung der Extraktion amorpher Kieselsäure aus Böden und Prüfung mittels REM und EDX. Mittlgn. Dtsch. Bodenkundl. Gesellsch., 110, 2, 657-658.

  • 37) WAGNER, S., D. SAUER, H. BRÜCKNER, E.A.C. COSTANTINI, K. STAHR (2007): Bodengenese im Mediterranraum im Vergleich zweier Chronosequenzen auf marinen Terrassen in Süditalien und SW-Sizilien. Mittlgn. Dtsch. Bodenkundl. Gesellsch., 110, 2, 551-552.

  • 38) D. SAUER, D., WAGNER, S., BRÜCKNER, H., SCARCIGLIA, F., STAHR, K. (2008): Marine terraces and related soil development near Metaponto, southern Italy. Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 10, EGU2008-A-02618 (online publication).

  • 39) SAUER, D., SCHÜLLI-MAURER, I., SPERSTAD, R., SØRENSEN, R., STAHR, K. (2008): Soil forming processes and related morphological changes during 11,000 years of soil development in marine sediments of S-Norway. Eurosoil Congress 2008 Abstracts: 116.

  • 40) DANILOVA, A., SAUER, D., BREUER, J., HERRMANN, L., STAHR, K. (2008): Major problems in quantifying amorphous silica in soils. Eurosoil Congress 2008 Abstracts: 171.

  • 41) RAMÍREZ A., SAUER D., FIEDLER S., BILLEN N., STAHR K. (2008): Carbon budget of peat lands of Southwest-Germany. Eurosoil Congress 2008 Abstracts: 325.

  • 42) STAHR, K., STEIN, C., ZAREI, M., JAHN, R., SAUER, D. (2008): How to read the book of soils? Eurosoil Congress 2008 Abstracts: 165-166.

  • 43) STEIN, C., SAUER, D., ZAREI, M., STAHR, K. (2008): Micromorphological identification of various silica polymorphs in geochemically different environments and changing (paleo-)climate in southern Portugal. Eurosoil Congress 2008 Abstracts: 167-168.

  • 44) WAGNER, S., SAUER, D., COSTANTINI, E.A.C., BRÜCKNER, H., STAHR, K. (2008): Pedogenesis on two sequences of marine terraces in Southern Italy. Eurosoil Congress 2008 Abstracts: 164-165.

  • 45) SAUER, D., SCHÜLLI-MAURER, I., SPERSTAD, R., SØRENSEN, R., STAHR, K. (2008): Soil genesis, macro- and micromorphology, and classification of six pedons forming a soil chronosequence on beach sands in southern Norway. In: He, X. (Hrsg.): Soil micromorphology: micro-investigations on the earth?s critical zone. 13th International Conference on Soil Micromorphology, Chengdu, China, September 11-16, 2008, Conference Abstracts: 127-128.

  • 46) SAUER, D., STEIN, C., ZAREI, M., STAHR, K. (2009): Mikromorphologie verschiedener Kieselsäurephasen in Böden im Alentejo (Süd-Portugal). Gemeinsame Tagung der Kommissionen II und VII der DBG "Mineralogie und Chemismus der Oberflächen in Böden", 19.-20.2.2009 in Hannover, Berichte der DBG, www.dbges.de.

  • 47) DANILOVA, A., SAUER, D., BREUER, J., STAHR, K., ZAREI, M. (2009): Probleme beim Quantifizieren der Kieselsäure in Böden. Gemeinsame Tagung der Kommissionen II und VII der DBG "Mineralogie und Chemismus der Oberflächen in Böden", 19.-20.2.2009 in Hannover, Berichte der DBG, www.dbges.de.

  • 48) SAUER, D., SCHÜLLI-MAURER, I., SPERSTAD, R., SØRENSEN, R., STAHR, K. (2009): Expected and unexpected features in soil chronosequences in SE-Norway: Podzolization in Albeluvisols and Lessivage in Podzols. European Geosciences Union, General Assembly in Vienna, Austria, 19-24 April 2009. Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 11, EGU2009-6790 (online publication).

  • 49) SAUER, D., SCHOLTEN, T., FELIX-HENNINGSEN, P., KADEREIT, A. (2010): Distribution patterns, properties and ages of Pleistocene periglacial slope deposits in the eastern Rhenish Massif. Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 12, EGU2010-13096 (online publication).

  • 50) SAUER, D., WAGNER, S., AL-SHARIF, R., BRÜCKNER, H., SCARCIGLIA, F., MASTRONUZZI, G., STAHR, K. (2010): The period from the Last Interglacial to the Last Glacial Maximum (MIS 5 - 2) in different archives of southern Italy. Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 12, EGU2010-13023 (online publication).

  • 51) RAMIREZ, A., SAUER, D., BILLEN, N., LAMERS, M., STAHR, K. (2010): CO2 and CH4 fluxes and carbon stock changes of peat soils in relation to differences in soil water content. Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 12, EGU2010-14722 (online publication).

  • 52) SAUER, D., FINKE, P.A., SCHÜLLI-MAURER, I., SPERSTAD, R., SØRENSEN, R., HØEG, H.I., STAHR, K. (2010): Combining quantitative (palaeo-)pedological, palaeo-environmental studies and modelling ? an important step on the way to predict soil reactions to environmental change. Proceedings of the 19th World Congress of Soil Science, 1-6 August 2010, Brisbane, Australia. Published on DVD, 4 pp.

  • 53) DANILOVA, A., SAUER, D., BREUER, J., HERRMANN, L., ZAREI, M., STAHR, K. (2010): Development of a method for sequential extraction of Si-pools from soils. Proceedings of the 19th World Congress of Soil Science, 1?6 August 2010, Brisbane, Australia. Published on DVD, 4 pp.

  • 54) SAUER, D., AL-SHARIF, R., WAGNER, S., SCARCIGLIA, F., BRÜCKNER, H., HILGERS, A., HEIBILI, S., SCHOLTEN, T., STAHR, K. (2011): Soil development in climatically different periods in S Italy. Conference "Co-Evolution of soils and organic substances: Links between soild forming processes and the stabilisation of organic substances". 2-4 March 2011 in Landau/Pfalz, Germany. Conference guide and abstracts, 14.

  • 55) Sauer, D. (2011): The potential of combining lacustrine, palaeopedological and other palaeo-environmental archives - general idea and examples from the Late Pleistocene in the Mediterranean.

  • 56) AL-SHARIF, R., SAUER, D., WAGNER, S., BRÜCKNER, H., SCARCIGLIA, F., HILGERS, A., HEIBILI, S., SCHOLTEN, T., STAHR, K. (2011): Pleistocene soil development in Calabria and Basilicata, southern Italy. Joint Conference of IUSS Commissions Palaeopedology and Soil Geography: "Landscapes & Soils through Time", July 28 - August 01, 2011 in Hohenheim, Germany. Conference Proceedings, 132-133.

  • 57) SAUER, D., AL-SHARIF, R., WAGNER, S., SCARCIGLIA, F., BRÜCKNER, H., STAHR, K. (2012): Soils on a sequence of eleven marine terraces in the Metaponto area, Gulf of Taranto, S Italy. Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 14, EGU2012-12849 (online publication).

  • 58) SAUER, D., SPERSTAD, R., SØRENSEN. R., SVENDGÅRD-STOKKE, S., FUCHS, M., PODTSCHASKE, B., PRADE, C., SCHÜLLI-MAURER, I., STAHR, K. (2012): Podzol and Albeluvisol development on land surfaces of known age in S Norway: Processes observed in the field and under the microscope. Proceedings of Eurosoil Bari (Italy), 2-6 July 2012, 480.

  • 59) SAUER, D., SCHÜLLLI-MAURER, I., SPERSTAD, R., SØRENSEN, R., STAHR, K. (2012): Processes of Albeluvisol formation in two soil chronosequences in S Norway. Proceedings of the 14th International Working Meeting on Soil Micromorphology, Lleida 8-14 July 2012.
  • 60) SAUER, D., AL-SHARIF, R., ZWANZIG, L., BRÜCKNER, H., SCARCIGLIA, F., STAHR, K. (2012): Buried steppe soils in S Italy: A record of last glacial environments. GSA Annual Meeting, Charlotte (NC, USA) 4-7 November 2012.

  • 61) SAUER, D. (2013): Rates of soil forming processes - the RAISIN initiative. Geophysical Research Abstracts Vol. 15, EGU2013-7339 (online publication).

  • 62) SAUER, D., SVENDGÅRD-STOKKE, S., SPERSTAD, R., SØRENSEN, R., FUCHS, M., GEBERS, H., SCHÜLLI-MAURER, I. (2013): Podzol development in S Norway ? a soil chronosequence of 31 pedons covering soil ages from 85 to 9650 years. Geophysical Research Abstracts Vol. 15, EGU2013-7461 (online publication).

  • 63) SAUER, D., BRAUER, A., ZWANZIG, L., WULF, S., KADEREIT, A., AL-SHARIF, R., SCARCIGLIA, F., BRÜCKNER, H. (2013): Last glacial environments in S Italy as recorded in two paleosol-sediment sequences, lacustrine and marine sediments. XIIth International Symposium and Field Workshop on Paleopedology, Kursk (Russia), 10-15 August 2013, Book of Abstracts, 33.

  • 64) SAUER, D. (2013): Interplay of soil-forming processes, aeolian and geomorphic dynamics in the Mediterranean - the 730 ka Metaponto soil sequence, Basilicata, S Italy. Workshop ?Rates of Soil Forming Processes in Mediterranean Climate?, 24-28 September 2013 in Calabria and Basilicata, South Italy, Program and Abstracts.

  • 65) SAUER, D., SVENDGÅRD-STOKKE, S., SPERSTAD, R., SØRENSEN, R., FUCHS, M., GEBERS, H., SCHÜLLI-MAURER, I., SCHOLTEN, T., STAHR, K. (2013): Podzol development and related soil organic carbon dynamics in S Norway. International Conference "Soils in Space and Time", 29 September - 4 October 2013 in Ulm, Germany. Book of Abstracts, 98-99.

  • 66) AL-SHARIF, R., SAUER, D., WAGNER, S., SCARCIGLIA, F., STAHR, K. (2013): Soil development on a flight of marine terraces in Metaponto, Southern Italy. International Conference "Soils in Space and Time", 29 September - 4 October 2013 in Ulm, Germany. Book of Abstracts, 141-142.

  • 67) GEORGIADIS, A., SAUER, D., BREUER, J., HERRMANN, L., ZAREI, M., STAHR, K. (2013): An improved method for extraction of amorphous silica from soils. International Conference "Soils in Space and Time", 29 September - 4 October 2013 in Ulm, Germany. Book of Abstracts, 143.

  • 68) ZWANZIG, L., SAUER, D., SCARCIGLIA, F., KADEREIT, A. (2013): Southern Italy in the Late Pleistocene - paleoenvironmental reconstruction by fossil soils combined with regional lacustrine and marine archives. International Conference "Soils in Space and Time", 29 September - 4 October 2013 in Ulm, Germany. Book of Abstracts, 33.

  • 69) SAUER, D., KULLMANN, S., ZAREI, M., STAHR, K. (2014): Minerals and trace elements in silcretes of the Sado basin (Alentejo, southern Portugal) and implications for silcrete formation. Geophysical Research Abstracts Vol. 16, EGU2014-16946 (online publication).

  • 70) SAUER, D., SCHÜLLI-MAURER, I. (2014): Soil formation on hard rock with and without cover of Pleistocene periglacial slope deposits in humid-temperate climate of Europe. Geophysical Research Abstracts Vol. 16, EGU2014-16965 (online publication).

  • 71) SAUER, D., SCHÜLLI-MAURER, I. SPERSTAD, R., SØRENSEN, R. (2014): Makro- and micromorphological evidence of processes taking place during Albeluvisol development in S Norway. Geophysical Research Abstracts Vol. 16, EGU2014-16925 (online publication).

  • 72) SAUER, D., SVENDGÅRD-STOKKE, S., SPERSTAD, R., SØRENSEN, R. FUCHS, M., SCHÜLLI-MAURER, I. (2014): Pedogenic Fe and Al fractions in a Norwegian Podzol chronosequence comprising 31 pedons with soil ages from 85 to 10150 years. Geophysical Research Abstracts Vol. 16, EGU2014-7289 (online publication).

  • 73) SAUER, D., ZHANG, X., KNÖBEL, J., MAERKER, L. (2014): Late Pleistocene to Holocene soil development and environments in the Long Gang Volcanic Field area, Jilin Province, NE China. Geophysical Research Abstracts Vol. 16, EGU2014-16921 (online publication).

  • 74) SAUER, D., KADEREIT, A., KÜHN, P., HERRMANN, L., KÖSEL, M., MILLER, C., SHINONAGA, T., KREUTZER, S., STARKOVICH, B. (2015): The loess-paleosol profile Datthausen, on the penultimate-glacial terrace of the upper Danube River: Sedimentological and paleopedological characteristics. Geophysical Research Abstracts Vol. 17, EGU2015-6852, (online publication).

  • 75) KADEREIT, A., SAUER, D., KÜHN, P., HERRMANN, L., KÖSEL, M., MILLER, C., SHINONAGA, T., KREUTZER, S., STARKOVICH, B. (2015): The loess-paleosol profile Datthausen, on the penultimate-glacial terrace of the upper Danube River: Luminescence dating and interpretation. Geophysical Research Abstracts Vol. 17, EGU2015-6905 (online publication).

  • 76) SAUER, D. (2015): Soils as records of past and present environments. Geophysical Research Abstracts Vol. 17, EGU2015-15885 (online publication).