Institute of Geography and Geoecology (IFGG)
Wolfgang Wilcke

Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Wilcke

  • Karlsruher Institut für Technologie (KIT)
    Institut für Geographie und Geoökologie
    Reinhard-Baumeister-Platz 1
    76131 Karlsruhe
    Germany 

Wolfgang Wilcke

Professor of Geomorphology and Soil Science

Topics

  • Soil biogeochemistry
  • Ecosystem research
  • Pollutant dynamics

Curriculum Vitae

Professional experience

Since 2014 Professor of Geomorphology and Soil Science, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)
2009-2014 Professor of Soil Science, University of Berne, Switzerland
2005-2009 Professor of Soil Geography/Soil Science, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz
2000-2005 Heisenberg Scholar at the University of Bayreuth and the Berlin University of Technology
1995-2000 Postdoc at the Universities of Bayreuth and Hohenheim
1993-1995 Doctoral student at the University of Bayreuth and the Brandenburg University of Technology Cottbus

Education

1999 Habilitation in Soil Science, University of Bayreuth
1995 Dr. rer. nat., University of Bayreuth
1993 Diplom (corresponds to M.Sc.) in Geoecology, University of Bayreuth
1988 - 1993 Studies of Geoecology, University of Bayreuth

Community Service

Member of the editorial boards of Geoderma and Plant and Soil.

List of Publications

Publications


2020
Bigalke, M.; Imseng, M.; Schneider, S.; Schwab, L.; Wiggenhauser, M.; Keller, A.; Müller, M.; Frossard, E.; Wilcke, W. (2020). Uranium Budget and Leaching in Swiss Agricultural Systems. Frontiers in Environmental Science, 8, Art. Nr.: 54. doi:10.3389/fenvs.2020.00054Full textFull text of the publication as PDF document
Jochum, M.; Fischer, M.; Isbell, F.; Roscher, C.; Plas, F. van der; Boch, S.; Boenisch, G.; Buchmann, N.; Catford, J. A.; Wilcke, W.; et al. (2020). The results of biodiversity–ecosystem functioning experiments are realistic. Nature ecology & evolution. doi:10.1038/s41559-020-1280-9
Knoke, T.; Paul, C.; Rammig, A.; Gosling, E.; Hildebrandt, P.; Härtl, F.; Peters, T.; Richter, M.; Diertl, K.; Wilcke, W.; et al. (2020). Accounting for multiple ecosystem services in a simulation of land‐use decisions: Does it reduce tropical deforestation? [in press]. Global change biology, gcb.15003. doi:10.1111/gcb.15003Full textFull text of the publication as PDF document
Lama, S.; Kuhn, T.; Lehmann, M. F.; Müller, C.; Gonzalez, O.; Eisenhauer, N.; Lange, M.; Scheu, S.; Oelmann, Y.; Wilcke, W. (2020). The biodiversity - N cycle relationship: a N tracer experiment with soil from plant mixtures of varying diversity to model N pool sizes and transformation rates [in press]. Biology and fertility of soils. doi:10.1007/s00374-020-01480-xFull textFull text of the publication as PDF document
Reiner, J. E.; Geiger, K.; Hackbarth, M.; Fink, M.; Lapp, C. J.; Jung, T.; Dötsch, A.; Hügler, M.; Wagner, M.; Wilcke, W.; et al. (2020). From an extremophilic community to an electroautotrophic production strain: identifying a novel Knallgas bacterium as cathodic biofilm biocatalyst. The ISME journal, 14 (5), 1125–1140. doi:10.1038/s41396-020-0595-5
2019
Bandowe, B. A. M.; Leimer, S.; Meusel, H.; Velescu, A.; Dassen, S.; Eisenhauer, N.; Hoffmann, T.; Oelmann, Y.; Wilcke, W. (2019). Plant diversity enhances the natural attenuation of polycyclic aromatic compounds (PAHs and oxygenated PAHs) in grassland soils. Soil biology & biochemistry, 129, 60–70. doi:10.1016/j.soilbio.2018.10.017
Fischer, C.; Leimer, S.; Roscher, C.; Ravenek, J.; de Kroon, H.; Kreutziger, Y.; Baade, J.; Beßler, H.; Eisenhauer, N.; Wilcke, W.; et al. (2019). Plant species richness and functional groups have different effects on soil water content in a decade‐long grassland experiment. Journal of ecology, 107 (1), 127–141. doi:10.1111/1365-2745.13046
Imseng, M.; Wiggenhauser, M.; Keller, A.; Müller, M.; Rehkämper, M.; Murphy, K.; Kreissig, K.; Frossard, E.; Wilcke, W.; Bigalke, M. (2019). Towards an understanding of the Cd isotope fractionation during transfer from the soil to the cereal grain. Environmental pollution, 244, 834–844. doi:10.1016/j.envpol.2018.09.149
Imseng, M.; Wiggenhauser, M.; Müller, M.; Keller, A.; Frossard, E.; Wilcke, W.; Bigalke, M. (2019). The Fate of Zn in Agricultural Soils: A Stable Isotope Approach to Anthropogenic Impact, Soil Formation, and Soil-Plant Cycling. Environmental science & technology, 53, 4140–4149. doi:10.1021/acs.est.8b03675
Lange, M.; Koller-France, E.; Hildebrandt, A.; Oelmann, Y.; Wilcke, W.; Gleixner, G. (2019). How plant diversity impacts the coupled water, nutrient and carbon cycles. Mechanisms underlying the relationship between biodiversity and ecosystem function. Ed.: N. Eisenhauer, 185–219, Elsevier, Amsterdam. doi:10.1016/bs.aecr.2019.06.005
Morris, E. K.; Morris, D. J. P.; Vogt, S.; Gleber, S.-C.; Bigalke, M.; Wilcke, W.; Rillig, M. C. (2019). Visualizing the dynamics of soil aggregation as affected by arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi. The ISME journal, 13 (7), 1639–1646. doi:10.1038/s41396-019-0369-0
Plas, F.; Allan, E.; Fischer, M.; Alt, F.; Arndt, H.; Binkenstein, J.; Blaser, S.; Blüthgen, N.; Böhm, S.; Wilcke, W.; et al. (2019). Towards the development of general rules describing landscape heterogeneity–multifunctionality relationships. Journal of applied ecology, 56 (1), 168–179. doi:10.1111/1365-2664.13260
Thieme, L.; Graeber, D.; Hofmann, D.; Bischoff, S.; Schwarz, M. T.; Steffen, B.; Meyer, U.-N.; Kaupenjohann, M.; Wilcke, W.; Michalzik, B.; et al. (2019). Dissolved organic matter characteristics of deciduous and coniferous forests with variable management: different at the source, aligned in the soil. Biogeosciences, 16 (7), 1411–1432. doi:10.5194/bg-16-1411-2019Full textFull text of the publication as PDF document
Vogel, A.; Ebeling, A.; Gleixner, G.; Roscher, C.; Scheu, S.; Ciobanu, M.; Koller-France, E.; Lange, M.; Lochner, A.; Wilcke, W.; et al. (2019). A new experimental approach to test why biodiversity effects strengthen as ecosystems age. Mechanisms underlying the relationship between biodiversity and ecosystem function. Ed. N. Eisenhauer, 221–264, Elsevier. doi:10.1016/bs.aecr.2019.06.006
Wang, J.; Huang, S.; He, Q.; Bing, H.; Chen, X.; Zhang, X.; Tian, X.; Zhou, J.; Wilcke, W.; Wu, Y. (2019). Microplate fluorimetric assay of soil leucine aminopeptidase activity: alkalization is not needed before fluorescence reading. Biology and fertility of soils, 56, 281–285. doi:10.1007/s00374-019-01419-x
Wiggenhauser, M.; Bigalke, M.; Imseng, M.; Keller, A.; Rehkämper, M.; Wilcke, W.; Frossard, E. (2019). Using isotopes to trace freshly applied cadmium through mineral phosphorus fertilization in soil-fertilizer-plant systems. The science of the total environment, 648, 779–786. doi:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.08.127
Wilcke, W.; Velescu, A.; Leimer, S.; Bigalke, M.; Boy, J.; Valarezo, C. (2019). Temporal Trends of Phosphorus Cycling in a Tropical Montane Forest in Ecuador During 14 Years. Journal of geophysical research / Biogeosciences, 124 (5), 1370–1386. doi:10.1029/2018JG004942
2018
Bandowe, B. A. M.; Bigalke, M.; Kobza, J.; Wilcke, W. (2018). Sources and fate of polycyclic aromatic compounds (PAHs, oxygenated PAHs and azaarenes) in forest soil profiles opposite of an aluminium plant. The science of the total environment, 630, 83–95. doi:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.02.109
Buchmann, T.; Schumacher, J.; Ebeling, A.; Eisenhauer, N.; Fischer, M.; Gleixner, G.; Hacker, N.; Lange, M.; Oelmann, Y.; Wilcke, W.; et al. (2018). Connecting experimental biodiversity research to real-world grasslands. Perspectives in plant ecology, evolution and systematics, 33, 78–88. doi:10.1016/j.ppees.2018.06.002
Imseng, M.; Wiggenhauser, M.; Keller, A.; Müller, M.; Rehkämper, M.; Murphy, K.; Kreissig, K.; Frossard, E.; Wilcke, W.; Bigalke, M. (2018). Fate of Cd in Agricultural Soils : A Stable Isotope Approach to Anthropogenic Impact, Soil Formation, and Soil-Plant Cycling. Environmental science & technology, 52 (4), 1919–1928. doi:10.1021/acs.est.7b05439
Leimer, S.; Bischoff, S.; Boch, S.; Busch, V.; Escher, P.; Fischer, M.; Hänsel, F.; Hölzel, N.; Kerber, K.; Wilcke, W.; et al. (2018). Does plant diversity affect the water balance of established grassland systems?. Ecohydrology, 11 (4), Art.-Nr.: e1945. doi:10.1002/eco.1945
Meyer, S. T.; Ptacnik, R.; Hillebrand, H.; Bessler, H.; Buchmann, N.; Ebeling, A.; Eisenhauer, N.; Engels, C.; Fischer, M.; Wilcke, W.; et al. (2018). Biodiversity–multifunctionality relationships depend on identity and number of measured functions. Nature ecology & evolution, 2 (1), 44–49. doi:10.1038/s41559-017-0391-4
Wiggenhauser, M.; Bigalke, M.; Imseng, M.; Keller, A.; Archer, C.; Wilcke, W.; Frossard, E. (2018). Zinc isotope fractionation during grain filling of wheat and a comparison of zinc and cadmium isotope ratios in identical soil-plant systems. The new phytologist, 219 (1), 195–205. doi:10.1111/nph.15146
2017
Chen, H.; Oram, N. J.; Barry, K. E.; Mommer, L.; Ruijven, J. van; Kroon, H. de; Ebeling, A.; Eisenhauer, N.; Fischer, C.; Wilcke, W.; et al. (2017). Root chemistry and soil fauna, but not soil abiotic conditions explain the effects of plant diversity on root decomposition. Oecologia, 185 (3), 499–511. doi:10.1007/s00442-017-3962-9
Henne, P. D.; Bigalke, M.; Büntgen, U.; Colombaroli, D.; Conedera, M.; Feller, U.; Frank, D.; Fuhrer, J.; Grosjean, M.; Wilcke, W.; et al. (2017). An empirical perspective for understanding climate change impacts in Switzerland. Regional environmental change, 1–17. doi:10.1007/s10113-017-1182-9
Kusonwiriyawong, C.; Bigalke, M.; Abgottspon, F.; Lazarov, M.; Schuth, S.; Weyer, S.; Wilcke, W. (2017). Isotopic variation of dissolved and colloidal iron and copper in a carbonatic floodplain soil after experimental flooding. Chemical geology, 459, 13–23. doi:10.1016/j.chemgeo.2017.03.033
Kusonwiriyawong, C.; Bigalke, M.; Cornu, S.; Montagne, D.; Fekiacova, Z.; Lazarov, M.; Wilcke, W. (2017). Response of copper concentrations and stable isotope ratios to artificial drainage in a French Retisol. Geoderma, 300, 44–54. doi:10.1016/j.geoderma.2017.04.003
Rehmus, A.; Bigalke, M.; Boy, J.; Valarezo, C.; Wilcke, W. (2017). Aluminum cycling in a tropical montane forest ecosystem in southern Ecuador. Geoderma, 288, 196–203. doi:10.1016/j.geoderma.2016.11.002
Weisser, W. W.; Roscher, C.; Meyer, S. T.; Ebeling, A.; Luo, G.; Allan, E.; Beßler, H.; Barnard, R. L.; Buchmann, N.; Wilcke, W.; et al. (2017). Biodiversity effects on ecosystem functioning in a 15-year grassland experiment: Patterns, mechanisms, and open questions. Basic and applied ecology, 23, 1–73. doi:10.1016/j.baae.2017.06.002Full textFull text of the publication as PDF document
Wilcke, W.; Velescu, A.; Leimer, S.; Bigalke, M.; Boy, J.; Valarezo, C. (2017). Biological versus geochemical control and environmental change drivers of the base metal budgets of a tropical montane forest in Ecuador during 15 years. Biogeochemistry, 136 (2), 167–189. doi:10.1007/s10533-017-0386-x
2016
Bast, A.; Wilcke, W.; Graf, F.; Luscher, P.; Gartner, H. (2016). Does mycorrhizal inoculation improve plant survival, aggregate stability, and fine root development on a coarse-grained soil in an alpine eco-engineering field experiment?. Journal of geophysical research / Biogeosciences, 121 (8), 2158–2171. doi:10.1002/2016JG003422
Guiz, J.; Hillebrand, H.; Borer, E. T.; Abbas, M.; Ebeling, A.; Weigelt, A.; Oelmann, Y.; Fornara, D.; Wilcke, W.; Temperton, V. M.; et al. (2016). Long-term effects of plant diversity and composition on plant stoichiometry. Oikos, 125 (5), 613–621. doi:10.1111/oik.02504
Han, Y. M.; Wei, C.; Huang, R.-J.; Bandowe, B. A. M.; Ho, S. S. H.; Cao, J. J.; Jin, Z. D.; Xu, B. Q.; Gao, S. P.; Wilcke, W.; et al. (2016). Reconstruction of atmospheric soot history in inland regions from lake sediments over the past 150 years. Scientific reports, 6, Art. Nr.: 19151. doi:10.1038/srep19151Full textFull text of the publication as PDF document
Kusonwiriyawong, C.; Bigalke, M.; Abgottspon, F.; Lazarov, M.; Wilcke, W. (2016). Response of Cu partitioning to flooding: A δ65Cu approach in a carbonatic alluvial soil. Chemical geology, 420, 69–76. doi:10.1016/j.chemgeo.2015.11.005
Leimer, S.; Oelmann, Y.; Eisenhauer, N.; Milcu, A.; Roscher, C.; Scheu, S.; Weigelt, A.; Wirth, C.; Wilcke, W. (2016). Mechanisms behind plant diversity effects on inorganic and organic N leaching from temperate grassland. Biogeochemistry, 131 (3), 339–353. doi:10.1007/s10533-016-0283-8
Messmer, T.; Wiggenhauser, M.; Ortega, H. E.; Albrecht, L.; Tschapka, M.; Wilcke, W. (2016). Base metal fluxes from fig trees to soil on Barro Colorado Island, Panama: potential contribution of the common frugivorous bat Artibeus jamaicensis. Biogeochemistry, 130 (1-2), 13–30. doi:10.1007/s10533-016-0236-2
Mestrot, A.; Ji, Y.; Tandy, S.; Wilcke, W. (2016). A novel method to determine trimethylantimony concentrations in plant tissue. Environmental chemistry, 13 (6), 919–926. doi:10.1071/EN16018
Meyer, S. T.; Ebeling, A.; Eisenhauer, N.; Hertzog, L.; Hillebrand, H.; Milcu, A.; Pompe, S.; Abbas, M.; Bessler, H.; Wilcke, W.; et al. (2016). Effects of biodiversity strengthen over time as ecosystem functioning declines at low and increases at high biodiversity. Ecosphere, 7 (12), Art.Nr.: 1619. doi:10.1002/ecs2.1619
Schaller, J.; Roscher, C.; Hillebrand, H.; Weigelt, A.; Oelmann, Y.; Wilcke, W.; Ebeling, A.; Weisser, W. W. (2016). Plant diversity and functional groups affect Si and Ca pools in aboveground biomass of grassland systems. Oecologia, 182 (1), 277–286. doi:10.1007/s00442-016-3647-9
Schwarz, M. T.; Bischoff, S.; Blaser, S.; Boch, S.; Grassein, F.; Klarner, B.; Schmitt, B.; Solly, E. F.; Ammer, C.; Wilcke, W.; et al. (2016). Drivers of nitrogen leaching from organic layers in Central European beech forests. Plant and soil, 403 (1-2), 343–360. doi:10.1007/s11104-016-2798-0
Soliveres, S.; Manning, P.; Prati, D.; Gossner, M. M.; Alt, F.; Arndt, H.; Baumgartner, V.; Binkenstein, J.; Birkhofer, K.; Wilcke, W.; et al. (2016). Locally rare species influence grassland ecosystem multifunctionality. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London / B: Biological Sciences, 371 (1694), 20150269/1–10. doi:10.1098/rstb.2015.0269
Soliveres, S.; Van Der Plas, F.; Manning, P.; Prati, D.; Gossner, M. M.; Renner, S. C.; Alt, F.; Arndt, H.; Baumgartner, V.; Wilcke, W.; et al. (2016). Biodiversity at multiple trophic levels is needed for ecosystem multifunctionality. Nature, 536 (7617), 456–459. doi:10.1038/nature19092
Wiggenhauser, M.; Bigalke, M.; Imseng, M.; Müller, M.; Keller, A.; Murphy, K.; Kreissig, K.; Rehkämper, M.; Wilcke, W.; Frossard, E. (2016). Cadmium isotope fractionation in soil-wheat systems. Environmental science & technology, 50 (17), 9223–9231. doi:10.1021/acs.est.6b01568
2015
Allan, E.; Manning, P.; Alt, F.; Binkenstein, J.; Blaser, S.; Bluethgen, N.; Boehm, S.; Grassein, F.; Hoelzel, N.; Wilcke, W.; et al. (2015). Land use intensification alters ecosystem multifunctionality via loss of biodiversity and changes to functional composition. Ecology letters, 18 (8), 834–843. doi:10.1111/ele.12469
Bast, A.; Wilcke, W.; Graf, F.; Lüscher, P.; Gärtner, H. (2015). A simplified and rapid technique to determine an aggreagte stability coefficient in coarse grained soils. Catena, 127, 170–176. doi:10.1016/j.catena.2014.11.017
Hacker, N.; Ebeling, A.; Gessler, A.; Gleixner, G.; González Macé, O.; de Kroon, H.; Lange, M.; Mommer, L.; Eisenhauer, N.; Wilcke, W.; et al. (2015). Plant diversity shapes microbe-rhizosphere effects on P mobilisation from organic matter in soil. Ecology letters, 18 (12), 1356–1365. doi:10.1111/ele.12530
Han, Y. M.; Wei, C.; Bandowe, B. A. M.; Wilcke, W.; Cao, J. J.; Xu, B. Q.; Gao, S. P.; Tie, X. X.; Li, G. H.; Jin, Z. D.; et al. (2015). Elemental carbon and polycyclic aromatic compounds in a 150-year sediment core from Lake Qinghai, Tibetan plateau, China: Influence of regional and local sources and transport pathways. Environmental science & technology, 49 (7), 4176–4183. doi:10.1021/es504568m
Han, Y. M.; Bandowe, B. A. M.; Wei, C.; Cao, J.-J.; Wilcke, W.; Wang, G. H.; Ni, H. Y.; Jin, Z. D.; An, Z. S.; Yan, B. Z. (2015). Stronger association of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons with soot than with char in soils and sediments. Chemosphere, 119, 1335–1345. doi:10.1016/j.chemosphere.2014.02.021
Leimer, S.; Oelmann, Y.; Wirth, C.; Wilcke, W. (2015). Time matters for plant diversity effects on nitrate leaching from temperate grassland. Agriculture, ecosystems & environment, 211, 155–163. doi:10.1016/j.agee.2015.06.002
Rehmus, A.; Bigalke, M.; Valarezo, C.; Castillo, J. M.; Wilcke, W. (2015). Aluminum toxicity to tropical montane forest tree seedlings in southern Ecuador: Response of nutrient status to elevated Al concentrations. Plant and soil, 338 (1-2), 87–97. doi:10.1007/s11104-014-2276-5
Wei, C.; Han, Y.; Bandowe, B. A. M.; Cao, J.; Huang, R.-J.; Ni, H.; Tian, J.; Wilcke, W. (2015). Occurrence, gas/particle partitioning and carcinogenic risk of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons and their oxygen and nitrogen containing derivatives in Xi’an, central China. Science of the Total Environment, 505, 814–822. doi:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2014.10.054
Wilcke, W. (2015). Adventure Earth - Fertile Earth. Mitteilungen der Naturforschenden Gesellschaft in Bern, 72, 91–97.
Wright, A. J.; Ebeling, A.; De Kroon, H.; Roscher, C.; Weigelt, A.; Buchmann, N.; Buchmann, T.; Fischer, C.; Hacker, N.; Wilcke, W.; et al. (2015). Flooding disturbances increase resource availability and productivity but reduce stability in diverse plant communities. Nature Communications, 6, 6092. doi:10.1038/ncomms7092
2014
Bandowe, B. A. M.; Bigalke, M.; Boamah, L.; Nyarko, E.; Saalia, F. K.; Wilcke, W. (2014). Polycyclic aromatic compounds (PAHs and oxygenated PAHs) and trace metals in fish species from Ghana (West Africa): Bioaccumulation and health risk assessment. Environment international, 65, 135–146. doi:10.1016/j.envint.2013.12.018
Bandowe, B. A. M.; Meusel, H.; Huang, R.- jin; Ho, K.-F.; Cao, J.-J.; Hoffmann, T.; Wilcke, W. (2014). PM-bound oxygenated PAHs (OPAHs), nitro-PAHs and parent-PAHs from the atmosphere of a Chinese megacity: Seasonal variation, sources and cancer risk assessment. The science of the total environment, 473-474, 77–87. doi:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2013.11.108
Bandowe, B. A. M.; Srinivasan, P.; Seelge, M.; Sirocko, F.; Wilcke, W. (2014). A 2600-year record of past polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) deposition at Holzmaar (Eifel, Germany). Palaeogeography, palaeoclimatology, palaeoecology, 401, 111–121. doi:10.1016/j.palaeo.2014.02.021
Bast, A.; Wilcke, W.; Graf, F.; Lüscher, P.; Gärtner, H. (2014). The use of mycorrhiza for ecoengineering measures in steep alpine environments: Effects on soil aggregate formation and fine-root development. Earth surface processes and landforms, 39 (13), 1753–1763. doi:10.1002/esp.3557
Camenzind, T.; Hempel, S.; Homeier, J.; Horn, S.; Velescu, A.; Wilcke, W.; Rillig, M. C. (2014). Nitrogen and phosphorus additions impact arbuscular mycorrhizal abundance and molecular diversity in a tropical montane forest. Global Change Biology, 20 (12), 3646–3659. doi:10.1111/gcb.12618
Herold, N.; Schöning, I.; Gutknecht, J.; Alt, F.; Boch, S.; Müller, J.; Oelmann, Y.; Socher, S. A.; Wilcke, W.; Wubet, T.; et al. (2014). Soil property and management effects on grassland microbial communities across a latitudinal gradient in Germany. Applied soil ecology, 73, 41–50. doi:10.1016/j.apsoil.2013.07.009
Lange, M.; Habekost, M.; Eisenhauer, N.; Roscher, C.; Beßler, H.; Engels, C.; Oelmann, Y.; Scheu, S.; Wilcke, W.; Schulze, E.-D.; et al. (2014). Biotic and abiotic properties mediating plant diversity effects on soil microbial communities in an experimental grassland. PLOS ONE, 9 (5), e96182. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0096182Full textFull text of the publication as PDF document
Leimer, S.; Kreutziger, Y.; Rosenkranz, S.; Beßler, H.; Engels, C.; Hildebrandt, A.; Oelmann, Y.; Weisser, W. W.; Wirth, C.; Wilcke, W. (2014). Plant diversity effects on the water balance of an experimental grassland. Ecohydrology, 7 (5), 1378–1391. doi:10.1002/eco.1464
Leimer, S.; Wirth, C.; Oelmann, Y.; Wilcke, W. (2014). Biodiversity effects on nitrate concentrations in soil solution: a Bayesian model. Biogeochemistry, 118, 141–157. doi:10.1007/s10533-013-9913-6
Lundstedt, S.; Bandowe, B. A. M.; Wilcke, W.; Boll, E.; Christensen, J. H.; Vila, J.; Grifoll, M.; Faure, P.; Biache, C.; Lorgeoux, C.; et al. (2014). First intercomparison study on the analysis of oxygenated polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (oxy-PAHs) and nitrogen heterocyclic polycyclic aromatic compounds (N-PACs) in contaminated soil. Trends in analytical chemistry, 57, 83–92. doi:10.1016/j.trac.2014.01.007
Meßmer, T.; Elsenbeer, H.; Wilcke, W. (2014). High exchangeable calcium concentrations in soils on Barro Colorado Island, Panama. Geoderma, 217-218, 212–224. doi:10.1016/j.geoderma.2013.10.021
Schwarz, M. T.; Bischoff, S.; Blaser, S.; Boch, S.; Schmitt, B.; Thieme, L.; Fischer, M.; Michalzik, B.; Schulze, E.-D.; Wilcke, W.; et al. (2014). More efficient aboveground nitrogen use in more diverse Central European forest canopies. Forest ecology and management, 313, 274–282. doi:10.1016/j.foreco.2013.11.021
Tuthorn, M.; Zech, M.; Ruppenthal, M.; Oelmann, Y.; Kahmen, A.; Valle, H. F. del; Wilcke, W.; Glaser, B. (2014). Oxygen isotope ratios (O/O) of hemicellulose-derived sugar biomarkers in plants, soils and sediments as paleoclimate proxy. II. Insight from a climate transect study. Geochimica et cosmochimica acta, 126, 624–634. doi:10.1016/j.gca.2013.11.002
Wilcke, W.; Bandowe, B. A. M.; Lueso, M. G.; Ruppenthal, M.; Valle, H. F. del; Oelmann, Y. (2014). Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) and their polar derivatives (oxygenated PAHs, azaarenes) in soils along a climosequence in Argentina. The science of the total environment, 473-474, 317–325. doi:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2013.12.037