10 Most Important Publications

Beckers, L.-M., Busch, W., Krauss, M., Schulze, T., Brack, W., 2018. Characterization and risk assessment of seasonal and weather dynamics in organic pollutant mixtures from discharge of a separate sewer system. Water Research.

Brack W. , Dulio V., Agerstrand M.M., Allan I., Altenburger R., Brinkmann M., Bunke D., Burgess R.M., Cousins I., Escher B.I., Hernández F.J., Hewitt M., Hilscherová K., Hollender J., Hollert H., Kase R., Klauer B., Lindim C., López Herráez D., Miège C., Munthe J., O’Toole S., Posthuma L., Rüdel H., Schäfer R.B., Sengl M., Smedes F., van de Meent D., van den Brink P.J., van Gils J., van Wezel A.P., Vethaak A.D., Vermeirssen E., von der Ohe P.C., Vrana B., (2017) Towards the review of the European Union Water Framework Directive: Recommendations for more efficient assessment and management of chemical contamination in European surface water resources. Sci. Tot. Environ. 576:720-737

Brack W., S. Ait-Aissa, Burgess R.M., Busch W., Creusot N., Di Paolo C., Escher B.I., Hewitt L.M., Hilscherova K., Hollender J., Hollert H., Jonker W., Kool J., Lamoree M., Muschket M., Neumann S., Rostkowski P., Ruttkies C., Schollee J., Schymanski E.L., Schulze T., Seiler T.-B., Tindall A.J., de Aragao Umbuzeiro G., Vrana B., Krauss M. (2016) Effect-directed analysis supporting monitoring of aquatic environments – An in depth overview. Sci. Tot. Environ. 544:1073-1118

Brack, W., Hollender, J., de Alda, M.L., Müller, C., Schulze, T., Schymanski, E., Slobodnik, J., Krauss, M., 2019d. High-resolution mass spectrometry to complement monitoring and track emerging chemicals and pollution trends in European water resources. Environmental Sciences Europe 31, 62.

Gallampois C.M.J., Schymanski E.L., Krauss M., Ulrich N., Bataineh M., Brack W. (2015): Multi-criteria approach to select polyaromatic river mutagen candidates. Environ. Sci. Technol. 49:2959-2968

Lübcke-von Varel U., Machala M., Ciganek M., Neca J., Pencikova K., Palkova L., Vondracek J., Löffler I., Streck G., Reifferscheid G., Flückiger-Isler S., Weiss J.M., Lamoree M., Brack W. (2011) Polar compounds dominate in vitro effects of sediment extracts. Environ. Sci. Technol. 45:2384-2390

Malaj E., von der Ohe P.C., Grote M., Kühne R., Mondy C.P., Usseglio-Polatera P., Brack W., Schäfer R.B. (2014) Organic chemicals jeopardize the health of freshwater ecosystems on the continental scale. P. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, PNAS 111: 9549-9554

Massei, R., Busch, W., Wolschke, H., Schinkel, L., Bitsch, M., Schulze, T., Krauss, M., Brack, W., 2018a. Screening of Pesticide and Biocide Patterns As Risk Drivers in Sediments of Major European River Mouths: Ubiquitous or River Basin-Specific Contamination? Environmental Science & Technology 52, 2251-2260.

Muschket, M., Di Paolo, C., Tindall, A.J., Touak, G., Phan, A., Krauss, M., Kirchner, K., Seiler, T.-B., Hollert, H., Brack, W., 2018. Identification of Unknown Antiandrogenic Compounds in Surface Waters by Effect-Directed Analysis (EDA) Using a Parallel Fractionation Approach. Environmental Science & Technology 52, 288-297.

Schymanski E., Gallampois C.M.J., Krauss M., Meringer M., Neumann S., Schulze T., Wolf S., Brack W. (2012) Consensus structure elucidation combining GC/EI-MS, structure generation, and calculated properties. Anal. Chem. 84:3287-3295

Contact

PD Dr. rer. nat. Werner Brack

Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research
Permoserstr. 15
04318 Leipzig, Germany

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Phone: +49 (0)341 235 1531
Email: werner.brack@ufz.de

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