Dr. rer. nat.

Bertram Kuch

Leader of "Hydrobiology and Analysis of Organic Trace Compounds" (BiOS)
Institute for Sanitary Engineering, Water Quality and Solid Waste Management
Chair of Sanitary Engineering and Water Recycling

Contact

+49 711 685-65443 / Labor: 685-65435
+49 711 685-63729

Bandtäle 2
70569 Stuttgart (Büsnau)
Germany
Room: 1. OG - 1.022

Subject

Devision Manager: Hydrobiology and Analysis of Organic Trace Compounds | BiOS

2018
  • Rodriguez-Chueca, J., Laski, E., Garcia-Canibano, C., Martin de Vidales, M. J., Encinas, A., Kuch, B. and Maragun, J. (2018): Micropollutants removal by full-scale UV-C/sulfate radical based Advanced Oxidation Processes. Science of the Total Environment 630(2018): 1216-1225.
  • Rott, E., Kuch, B., Lange, C., Richter, P., Kugele, A., Minke, R. (2018): Removal of Emerging Contaminants and Estrogenic Activity from Wastewater Treatment Plant Effluent with UV/Chlorine and UV/H 2O 2 Advanced Oxidation Treatment at Pilot Scale. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 15(5): 935, ISSN 1660-4601, doi.org/10.3390/ijerph15050935.
  • Steinmetz, H., Krauß, M., Kuch, B., Azizi, N., Minke, R., Seitz, L. and Wieprecht, S. (2018): Entwicklung von Trinkwasserschutzkonzepten im vom Kautschukanbau beeinflussten ländlichen Raum Chinas. Wasser und Abfall 05: 14-19.
2017
  • Thellmann, P., Kuch, B., Wurm, K., Köhler, H.-R. and Triebskorn, R. (2017): Water quality assessment in the "German River of the years 2014/2015": how a case study on the Impact of a storm water sedimentation basin displayed im pairment of dish health in the Argen River (Southern Germany). Environmental Science Europe 29:10(2017): DOI 10.1186/s12302-12017-10108-y.
2016
  • Laski, E., Kuch, B. and Steinmetz, H. (2016): Elimination Of Organic Micropollutants From Secondary Wastewater Effluent Using Granular Activated Carbon (GAC) Filters. Proceedings of the 13th IWA Leading Edge Conference on Water and Wastewater Technologies: Evaluating Impacts of Innovation, Jerez de la Frontera, Spain, 15.06.2016.
  • Bücherl, K., Küchler, F., Fechner, C., Schmid, M. and Koch, M. (2016): Durchführung eines Ringversuches für die Probenahme von Bodenluft. altlasten spektrum, Erich Schmidt Verlag GmbH & Co. KG 1/2016: 5-12.
2015
  • Bahlinger, A., Fricke, T., Kuch, B., Kurschat, K., Schmid, F. and Schönberger, H. (2015): Die organische Mikroverunreinigung DMDTC gefährdet Kläranlagen und Gewässer. ReSource 3/2015: 37-45.
  • Schwientek, M., Guilett, G., Rügner, H., Kuch, B. and Gratwohl, P. (2015): A high-precision sampling scheme to assess persistence and transport of micropollutants in rivers. Science of the Total Environment 08/2015: DOI:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2015.1007.1135.
  • Vincze, K., Scheil, V., Kuch, B., Köhler, H.-R. and Triebskorn, R. (2015): Impact of wastewater on fish health: a case study at the Neckar River (Southern Germany) using biomarkers in caged brown trout as assessment tools. Environmental Science and Pollution Research 04/2015(22): 15, DOI:10.1007/s11356-11015-14398-11356.
  • Yurdakul, S., Baumbach, G. and Kuch, B. (2015): Investigations of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons (PAHs) and Methoxyphenols (MPs) from Laboratory Scale Thermaloxidation of Waste Wood Samples. Karaelmas Science and Engineering Journal 5/1: 1-8.
2014
  • Henneberg, A., Bender, K., Blaha, L., Giebner, S., Kuch, B., Köhler, H.-R., Maier, M., Oehlmann, J., Richter, D., Scheurer, M., et al. (2014): Are In Vitro Methods for the Detection of Endocrine Potentials in the Aquatic Environment Predictive for In Vivo Effects? Outcomes of the Projects SchussenAktiv and SchussenAktivplus in the Lake Constance Area, Germany. PLoS ONE 01/2014; 2019(2016):e98307.
  • Lange, C., B. Kuch and J. W. Metzger (2014): Occurence and fate of synthetic musk fragrances in a small German river. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jhazmat.2014.1006.1027. Hazardous Materials.
  • Lange, C.; Kuch, B.; Metzger, J. W. (2014): Estrogenic activity of constituents of underarm deodorants determined by E-Screen assay. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.chemosphere.2014.02.082. Chemosphere 108(August 2014), 101-106.
  • Lange, C.; Kuch, B.; Metzger, J. W. (2014): Determination of the Occurrence and Elimination of Endocrine Disrupting Compounds (EDCs) in Municipal Wastewater Treatment Plants (WWTP). Computational Water, Energy, and Environmental Engineering, 3, 1-7 (Published Online January 2014).
  • Launay, M., Kuch, B., Lange, C., Schlichtig, B., Dittmer, U., Metzger, J. W. and Steinmetz, H. (2014): Anwendung von Leitparametern zur Abschätzung des Verhaltens organischer Spurenstoffe in einem urban geprägten Gewässer. KA – Korrespondenz Abwasser, Abfall, (61): Nr.11, 1013-1018, DOI: 1010.3242/kae2014.1011.1005.
  • Launay, M., Kuch, B., Dittmer, U. and Steinmetz, H. (2014): Dynamics of Selected Micropollutants during Various Rain Events in a Highly Urbanised Catchment. Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Urban Drainage, Kuching, Malaysia, 7.-12.09.2014.
  • Maier, D., Blaha, L., Giesy, J. P., Henneberg, A., Köhler, H.-R., Kuch, B., Osterauer, R., Peschke, K., Richter, D., Scheurer, M., et al. (2014): Biological plausibility as a tool to associate analytical data for micropollutants and effect potentials in wastewater, surface water, and sediments with effects in fishes. . Water research 09/2014: DOI: 10.1016/j.watres.2014.1008.1050.
  • Schwientek, M., Guillet, G., Ruegner, H., Kuch, B. and Gratwohl, P. (2014): A sampling scheme to assess persistence and transport characteristics of xenobiotics within an urban river section. Proceedings of the Conference EFU General Assembly, Vienna, Austria, 27.04.-02.05.2014.
2013
  • Gerhardt, A., Guthruf, K., Osswald, K. and Kuch, B. (2013): GamTox in situ test for monitoring streams below wastewater treatment plants. Current Trends in Ecology 3: 11-19.
  • Grathwohl, P., Ruegner, H., Wöhling, T., Osenbrück, K., SCHWIENTEK, M., Gayler, S., Wollschläger, U., Selle, B., Pause, M., Delfs, J.-O., et al. (2013): Catchments as Reactors: A comprehensive approach for water fluxes and solute turn-over. Environmental Earth Sciences 69(2): DOI: 10.1007/s12665-12013-12281-12667.
  • Kuch, B.; Lange, C.; Steinmetz, H. (2013): Verhalten organischer Mikroverunreinigungen in einem kleinen urban überprägten Gewässer. Wasser und Abfall 15(10), 33-37.
  • Launay, M.; Kuch, B.; Dittmer, U.; Steinmetz, H. (2013): Auswahl organischer Spurenstoffe als Indikatoren zur Bewertung der Gewässerqualität bei Regenwetter. Tagungsband Aqua Urbanica – Gewässerschutz bei Regenwetter - Gemeinschaftsaufgabe für Stadtplaner, Ingenieure und Ökologen, Dübendorf, Schweiz, 30.09-01.10.2013, 23-29.
  • Launay, M.; Dittmer, U.; Steinmetz, H.; Kuch, B. (2013): Temporal Variations of Organic Pollutants Levels during Storm Events in an Urban Receiving Water Body - Variations temporelles des teneurs en polluants organiques lors d'évènements pluvieux dans un milieu récepteur urbain. Proceedings NOVATECH 2013, 8th International Conference: Planning and Technologies for Sustainable Urban Water Management, Lyon, France, 23.-27.06.2013.
  • Launay, M.; Kuch, B.; Dittmer, U.; Steinmetz, H. (2013): Occurrence of organic pollutants in treated wastewater effluent and surface waters under the influence of urban catchment areas. Proceedings of the Istanbul International Solid Waste, Water and Wastewater Congress, Istanbul, Turkey, 22.-24.05.2013, 630-638.
  • Lange, C.; Kuch, B.; Metzger, J. W. (2013): Untersuchung von Mineralwässern auf estrogene Wirkung mittels E-Screen-Assay. GWF-Wasser/Abwasser, 09/2013 (154), 982-987.
  • Lange, C.; Kuch, B.; Pfeiffer, J. A.; Podlipsky-Sanchez, J.; Hetzenauer, H.; Schroeder, H.; Metzger, J. W. (2013): Biomonitoring of Polybrominated Diphenyl Ethers and Polychlorinated Biphenyls in Fishes of Lake Constance, Germany. 14th EuCheMS International Conference on Chemistry and the Environment, Spain, Barcelona, 25.-28.06.2013, Book of Abstracts, 514.
  • Lange, C.; Kuch, B.; Metzger, J. W. (2013): Determination of the occurrence and elimination of endocrine disrupting compounds (EDCs) in municipal wastewater treatment plants (WWTP). Istanbul International Solid Waste, Water And Wastewater Congress,Turkey, Istanbul, 22.-24.05.2013, Book of Abstracts,515-516.
  • Rott, E.; Lange, C.; Kuch, B.; Minke, R.; Steinmetz, H. (2013): Elimination of emerging contaminants in wastewater treatment effluent using UV/chlorine advanced oxidation treatment. Vietnam Journal of Chemistry 51(2), 133-145.
  • Rott, E.; Lange, C.; Kuch, B.; Minke, R.; Steinmetz, H. (2013): Elimination of emerging contaminants in wastewater treatment effluent using UV/chlorine advanced oxidation treatment. Istanbul International Solid Waste, Water And Wastewater Congress,Turkey, Istanbul, 22.-24.05.2013, Book of Abstracts, 525-526.
  • Steinmetz, H.; Drenkova-Tuhtan, A.; Kuch, B.; Lange, C. (2013): Methodology to develop reference substances for measurement of organic micropollutants in wastewater systems and surface waters. Istanbul International Solid Waste, Water And Wastewater Congress,Turkey, Istanbul, 22.-24.05.2013, Book of Abstracts,523-524.
  • Rügner, H.; Schwientek, M.; Beckingham, B.; Kuch, B.; Grathwohl, P. (2013): Turbidity as a proxy for total suspended solids (TSS) and particle facilitated transport in catchments. Environ. Earth Sci.(accepted).
  • Schwientek, M.; Rügner, H.; Beckingham, B.; Kuch, B.; Grathwohl, P. (2013): Integrated monitoring of transport of persistent organic pollutants in contrasting catchments. Environmental Pollution 172, 155-162.
  • Triebskorn, Rita; Amler, Klaus; Blaha, Ludek; Gallert, Claudia; Giebner, Sabrina; Güde, Hans; Henneberg, Anja; Hess, Stefanie; Hetzenauer, Harald; Jedele, Klaus; Jung, Ralph-Michael; Kneipp, Sven; Köhler, Heinz-R; Krais, Stefanie; Kuch, Bertram; Lange, Claudia; Löffler, Herbert; Maier, Diana; Metzger, Jörg W.; Müller, Michael; Oehlmann, Jörg; Osterauer, Raphaela; Peschke, Katharina; Raizner, Jürgen; Rey, Peter; Rault, Magali; Richter, Doreen; Sacher, Frank; Scheurer, Marco; Schneider-Rapp, Jutta; Seifan, Merav; Spieth, Markus; Vogel, Hans-Joachim; Weyhmüller, Michael; Winter, Josef; Wurm, Karl (2013): SchussenAktivplus: reduction of micropollutants and of potentially pathogenic bacteria for further water quality improvement of the river Schussen, a tributary of Lake Constance, Germany. Environmental Science Europe 25(2), doi:10.1186/2190-4715-25-2.
2012 und vorherige Jahre
  • Kuch, B.; Steinmetz, H. (2012): Methodik zur Ableitung von Referenzparameter zur Bewertung des Verhaltens von organischen Spurenstoffen in Abwasseranlagen und Oberflächengewässern. Stuttgarter Berichte zur Siedlungswasserwirtschaft, Stuttgart, 11.10.2012, Band 211, 21-38.
  • Launay, M.; Kuch, B.; Dittmer, U. (2012): Spurenstoffe in einem urban geprägtem Gewässer bei Regen- und Trockenwetter. Stuttgarter Berichte zur Siedlungswasserwirtschaft, Stuttgart, 11.10.2012, Band 211, 49-64.
  • Bari, M. A.; Baumbach, G.; Brodbeck, J.; Struschka, M.; Kuch, B.; Dreher, W.; Scheffknecht, G. (2010): Characterisation of particulates and carcinogenic polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in wintertime wood-fired heating in residential areas. Atmospheric Environment, doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2010.11.053.
  • Bari, M. A.; Baumbach, G.; Brodbeck, J.; Struschka, M.; Kuch, B.; Scheffknecht, G. (2010): Characterisation of carcinogenic PAH exposure in wintertime wood-fired heating in residential areas. Tagungsband: International Specialty Conference "Air Pollution and Health: Bridging the gap from sources to health outcomes", March 22 - 26, San Diego, California, p. 330.
  • Bari, M. A.; Baumbach, G.; Kuch, B.; Scheffknecht, G. (2010): Particle-phase concentrations of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in ambient air of rural residential areas in southern Germany. Air Quality, Atmosphere & Health, 3/2, p. 103 - 116.
  • Bari, M. A.; Baumbach, G.; Kuch, B.; Scheffknecht, G. (2010): Temporal variation and impact of wood smoke pollution on a residential area in southern Germany. Atmospheric Environment DOI 10.1016/j.tmosenv.2010.06.031, p. 1 - 10.
  • Bari, M. A.; Brodbeck, J.; Struschka, M.; Baumbach, G.; Kuch, B.; Scheffknecht, G. (2010): Importance of Clean Biomass Combustion for the Air Quality in Residential Areas. Tagungsband: 1st International Conference on the Developments in Renewable Energy Technology" held in Dhaka, Bangladesh on December 17-19, 2009.
  • Bopp, K.; Kuch, B.; Roth, M. (2010): Hormonelle Aktivität in natürlichen Mineralwässern? Deutsche Lebensmittel-Rundschau 106, S. 489 - 500.
  • Gutjahr, B. Kuch, A. Neft and U. Dittmer: Assessment of pollutant loads in stormwater runoff by a combination of online-monitoring and sampling; Poster presented at the 14th International Conference IWA Diffuse Pollution Specialist Group Diffuse Pollution and Eutrophication, Québec City, 12-17 September 2010
  • Q. Zhang, M. Krauss, A. Neft, B. Kuch, R. Minke and Heidrun Steinmetz: Assessment of River Water Quality in a Watershed Affected by Large-scale Rubber Plantations-Pesticides and other organic trace substances; Poster presented at the 14th International Conference IWA Diffuse Pollution Specialist Group Diffuse Pollution and Eutrophication, Québec City, 12-17 September 2010.
  • Bari, M. A.; Baumbach, G.; Kuch, B.; Scheffknecht, G. (2009): Wood smoke as a source of particle-phase organic compounds in residential areas. Atmospheric Environment, Heft 43, S. 4722–4 732.
  • Bari, M. A.; Baumbach, G.; Scheffknecht, G.; Kuch, B. (2009): Characterisation of particle-phase wood smoke tracer compounds in ambient air of a residential area. Tagungsband: European Aerosol Conference 2009, September 6 - 11, 2009, Karlsruhe.
  • Kuch, Bertram; Kern, Frieder; Metzger, Jörg W.; Trenck, Karl Theo von der (2009): Effect-related monitoring: estrogen-like substances in groundwater. Chemical And Biological Environmental Monitoring. Published online: 04. September 2009.
  • Bari, M. A.; Baumbach, G.; Scheffknecht, G.; Kuch, B. (2008): A method for identification of wood combustion particles in residential areas. VDI-Berichte, 2040 (Neue Entwicklungen bei der Messung und Beurteilung der Luftqualitaet), S. 269-272.
  • Holt, E.; von der Recke, R.; Vetter, W.; Hawker, D.; Alberts, V.; Kuch, B.; Weber, R.; Gaus, C. (2008): Assessing Dioxin Precursors in Pesticide Formulations and Environmental Samples As a Source of Octachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin in Soil and Sediment. Environmental Science & Technology, 42(5), p. 1472 - 1478.
  • Pfeiffer, Jörg A.; Kuch, Bertram; Hetzenauer, Harald; Löffler, Herbert; Metzger, Jörg W. (2008): Organische Schadstoffe im Bodensee. Labor Praxis 4, 30-32.
  • Stäb, Jessica; Kuch, Bertram; Rupp, Silke; Fischer, Klaus; Kranert, Martin; Metzger, Jörg W. (2008): Determination of Organic Contaminants in Compost and Digestates in Baden-Württemberg, South-West Germany. Proceedings of the international congress Codis 2008, 73-77.
  • Wahl, M.; Lahni, B.; Guenther, R.; Kuch, B.; Yang, L.; Straehle, U.; Strack, S.; Weiss, C. (2008): A technical mixture of 2,2',4,4'-tetrabromo diphenyl ether (BDE47) and brominated furans triggers aryl hydrocarbon receptor (AhR) mediated gene expression and toxicity Chemosphere, 73(2), p. 209 - 215.
 

Gesamte Publikationsliste

  • Module "Environmental Analysis - Water and Soil": Lecture "Instrumental Analysis"," Analysis of Pollutants in Soil and Water" and the Practical Work "Envrionmental Analysis".
  • Module "Environmental Health and Biological Methods for Evaluation": Lecture "Testing Systems for the Determination of Biological" and the Practical Work "Environmental Biology".
  • Module "Industrial Waste Water I": Lecture and correspondent Parctical Work "Chemical Water Technology"  .
  • Module "Sanitary Engineering - Practical Class": Supervision of the english-speaking Practical Work.
  • Studies of Chemistry and Graduation
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