The Team


Head of the Working group

Susanne HeiseDr. Susanne Heise, Professor at the Hamburg University of Applied Sciences

Current staff

Unbenannt-KurzIvonne Stresius, PhD student, working on the projects ARCH-and the “Tideelbe-Komplex”. Title of the dissertation: Stakeholder-Communication in the Region of the Lower Elbe River

Kamelia Samet

Kamelia Samet, PhD-Student. Topic of the dissertation: Impact of co-contamination of cadmium and TiO2 -nanoparticles on the nematode Caenorhabditis elegans“.


Henning Tien

Henning Tien, PhD student. Topic of the dissertation: Rare Earth Element Ecotoxicology in a Changing Environment.

Anja Wilde, biotechnology student. Anja is medical technical assistant by education and helps with all practical issues in the lab

Fabian Beimowski. Bachelor student. He does his bachelor work on anthropogenic lanthanum loads in the work group.

Monique Preuß. Technical Assistant in training.

Former Co-Workers

Kari MoshenbergDr. Kari Moshenberg, PhD student and co-worker in the AAT-workgroup till October 2013. Topic of the dissertation “Modelling the Fate of particle bound HCB in the Elbe River”

IMG_4338Henning Herrmann, Co-worker in the projects “risk evaluation of fluoride emissions to the aquatic environment”, “Elbe backwaters II” and “Ecotoxicology of Lanthanum”

Judith AngelstorfDr. Judith Angelstorf, PhD student and co-worker in the project “Elbe Backwaters II”. Topic of the dissertation: “Effects of TiO2 nanoparticles on the nematode Caenorhabditis elegans“.

???????????????????????????????Silvia F. Materu, PhD student, working in the project “Morogoro”. Topic of the dissertation: Ecotoxicological effects in the Kilombero region, Tanzania.

Kirsten OffermannDr. Kirsten Offermann, Co-worker in the project “Elbe Backwaters II”

Technical Assistance

Technische AssistentinNadine Heuer, Technical Assistant

Portraitaufnahme von Maximilia KottwitzMaximilia Kottwitz, Technical Assistant