Dr. Barbara von der Lühe

akad. Rätin a.Z.



Research interests


  • silicon in the rock - soil - plant system

  • biogenic silicon pools in soils

  • impact of land-use changes on the silicon cycle of soils

  • laboratory method development for quantification of silicon pools in soils

  • lipid biomarkers in forensic pedology

  • GC-MS analytics of steroids and fatty acids in soils


  • Projects

    associated DFG-project to the CEC 990 "Impacts of transformation of rainforests into oil-palm plantations on silicon pools in soils"

    DFG-project "The perfume of death - ambrein formation in human adipocere"