Peer-reviewed international journals
Beule, L., E. Lehtsaar, M. D. Corre, M. Schmidt, E. Veldkamp, P. Karlovsky. 2020. Poplar rows in temperate agroforestry croplands promote bacteria, fungi, and denitrification genes in soils. Frontiers in Microbiology 10:3108. DOI: 10.3389/fmicb.2019.03108.

Beule, L., M. D. Corre, M. Schmidt, L. Göbel, E. Veldkamp, and P. Karlovsky. 2019. Conversion of monoculture cropland and open grassland to agroforestry alters the abundance of soil bacteria, fungi and soil-N-cycling genes. PLoS ONE 14: e0218779. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0218779.

Dukunde, A., D. Schneider, M. Schmidt, E. Veldkamp, and R. Daniel. 2019. Tree species shape soil bacterial community structure and function in temperate deciduous forests. Frontiers in Microbiology 10:1519. DOI: 10.3389/fmicb.2019.01519.

Schmidt, M., E. Veldkamp, M. D. Corre. 2016. Tree-microbial biomass competition for nutrients in a temperate deciduous forest, central Germany. Plant and Soil 408: 227-242. DOI: 10.1007/s11104-016-2923-0.

Schmidt, M., Veldkamp, E., Corre, M.D., 2015. Tree species diversity effects on productivity, soil nutrient availability and nutrient response efficiency in a temperate deciduous forest. Forest Ecology and Management 338, 118-123. DOI: 10.1016/j.foreco.2014.11.021.

Book reviews:

Schmidt, M., 2014. Water Resilience for Human Prosperity. GeoQ. The quarterly newsletter of the European Geosciences Union.
Schmidt, M., 2016. Europe's Changing Woods and Forests. British Ecological Society Bulletin Vol. 47:4.


Nutrient response efficiency, tree-microbe competition for nutrients and tree neighborhood dynamics in a mixed-species temperate deciduous forest in central Germany. PhD thesis, University of Goettingen

Bodenerosion auf Lanzarote - Nähr- und Schadstoffpfade im Einzugsgebiet der Presa de Mala (Soil erosion at Lanzarote island ? pathways of nurients and pollutants in the Presa de Mala catchment area). Diploma thesis, University of Leipzig