Chronology

2014

06.-08.10.2014 International Symposium on Biogeochemical Interfaces in Soil - Towards a Comprehensive and Mechanistic Understanding of Soil Functions, Leipzig, Kubus

30.09.2014 The Book of Abstracts for the Symposium on Biogeochemical Interfaces in Soil to be held in Leipzig has been added to the "International Symposium 2014" section (-> "Meetings & Events")

01.09.2014 The full programme of the October Symposium on Biogeochemical Interfaces in Soil to be held in Leipzig has been added to the "International Symposium 2014" section (-> "Meetings & Events")

01.04.2014 Third (the final) circular for the October Symposium on Biogeochemical Interfaces in Soil to be held in Leipzig has been added to the "International Symposium 2014" section (-> "Meetings & Events")

12.02.2014 Second circular and general information on the International Symposium on Biogeochemical Interfaces in Soil to be held in early October in Leipzig have been updated in the "International Symposium 2014" section (-> "Meetings & Events")

06.01.2014 Flyer for the International Symposium to be held in early October in Leipzig has been updated at the front page and in the "International Symposium 2014" section (-> "Meetings & Events")


2013

11.12.2013 Information (incl. the second circular) on the International Symposium of the SPP 1315 to be held in October 2014 has been up-dated in the "International Symposium 2014" section (-> "Meetings & Events")

15.10.2013 The Book of Abstracts from the annual meeting has been added to the "Annual Meeting 2013" section (-> "Meetings & Events" -> "Annual Meetings")

15.10.2013 Additional information on the International Symposium of the SPP 1315 to be held in 2014 has been added to the "International Symposium 2014" section (-> "Meetings & Events")

27.09.2013 Information on two divisional symposia organized by the SPP-members and to be held at the World Congress of Soil Science has been added to the "Meetings and Events" section

12.09.2013 Special issue on "Microbial Ecology of Biogeochemical Interfaces - Diversity, Structure and Function of Microhabitats in Soil" has been published online in FEMS Microbiology Ecology (FEMS Microbiol. Ecol. 86., vol. 1)

22.08.2013 Information (incl. preliminary agenda) on the annual meeting to be held in October in Jena has been added to the "Annual Meeting 2013" section (-> "Meetings & Events" -> "Annual Meetings")

01.07.2013 Information (incl. the first circular) on the SPP 1315 International Symposium has been up-dated in the "International Symposium 2014" section (-> "Meetings & Events")

21.05.2013 Information on the preliminary agenda for the International Symposium of the SPP 1315, which will be held in 2014 in Leipzig, has been added to the "International Symposium  2014" section (-> "Meetings & Events")

08.05.2013 International Symposium of the SPP 1315 on (tentative title) "Biogeochemical Interfaces in Soils - Towards a Comprehensive and Mechanistic Understanding of Soil Funtions" will be held from October 6 to October 8, 2014 in Leipzig (Kubus)

01.03.2013 Workshop on the "Artificial soil experiment" to discuss the main results and their dissemination will be held in Freising on April 11, 2013. For more information, please contact Geertje Pronk

11.01.2013 The upcoming events have been announced in the "Meetings and Events" section


2012

17.10.2012 The "Methods" section is being gradually up-dated (-> "Projects")

16.10.2012 New section on "Joint Experiments and Collaborations" has been added (-> "Projects")

15.10.2012 Book of abstracts from the annual meeting has been added to the "Annual Meeting 2012" section (-> "Meetings & Events" -> "Annual Meetings")

10.-12.10.2012 Annual meeting of the SPP 1315 in Dornburg

09.10.2012 Information on the annual meeting in Dornburg (incl. programme) has been up-dated in the "Annual Meeting 2012" section (-> "Meetings & Events" -> "Annual Meetings")

05.09.2012 Information on the prospective scheme of the annual meeting in October 2012 has been added to the "Annual Meeting 2012" section (-> "Meetings & Events" -> "Annual Meetings")

31.08.2012 Symposium on "Properties and Functions of Biogeochemical Interfaces  in Soil - Joint Quantitative Reconstruction with Theoretical and Advanced Instrumental Analytical Tools", scheduled for October 9 to October 10, has been cancelled

29.08.2012 Submission due date for the Special Thematic Issue on "Microbial Ecology of Biogeochemical Interfaces - Diversity, Structure, and Function of Microhabitats in Soil" intended to be published in FEMS Microbiology Ecology has been extended to September 31, 2012

06.08.2012 Symposium on "Properties and Functions of Biogeochemical Interfaces in Soil - Joint Quantitative Reconstruction with Theoretical and Advanced Instrumental Analytical Tools" has been re-scheduled for October 9 to October 10, 2012. More information can be found in the "Symposia 2012" section (-> "Meetings & Events" -> "Symposia")

31.07.12 Meeting of the Thematic Group 1: "Exploration of formation, maturation and dynamics of BGIs" scheduled for September 24/25, 2012 in UFZ Leipzig has been cancelled due to insufficient interest

16.07.2012 Submission due date for the Special Thematic Issue on "Microbial Ecology of Biogeochemical Interfaces - Diversity, Structure and Function of Microhabitats in Soil" intended to be published in FEMS Microbiology Ecology has been extended to September 1, 2012

03.07.2012 Information on the last meeting in Halle (15.06.2012) has been added to the "Thematic Groups" section (→ "Worm Column Experiment") (-> "Projects")

21.06.2012 Second meeting to discuss Worm Column Experiment and to learn the handling of the column will be held in Halle on July 18, 2012. For those who are interested in participating, please send an email to Hans-Jörg Vogel and Marcus Horn, with Cc to Joanna Hanzel

21.06.2012 Information on a new joint experiment - Worm Column Experiment -  has been added to the "Thematic Groups" section (-> "Projects")

14.06.2012 Meeting of the Thematic Group 2: "Linking BGI properties to processes: Exemplified by sorption, transformation and bioavailability" will take place (most likely) in Jena, from 27.-28. of August 2012. If you are interested in participating, please send an email to Gabriele Schaumann and Michael Schloter, with Cc to Joanna Hanzel the latest by July, 13

22.05.2012 Meeting of the Thematic Group 1: "Exploration of formation, maturation and dynamics of BGIs" will take place in Leipzig, from 24.-25. of September2012. To register, please send an email to Katja Heister or Anja Miltner the latest by July, 26

08.05.2012 Call for Papers for the Special Thematic Issue on Microbial Ecology of Biogeochemical Interfaces - Diversity, Structure and Function of Microhabitats in Soil  has been added to the "Symposia 2012" section ("Meetings & Events" -> "Symposia")

07.05.2012 Special Thematic Issue on Microbial Ecology of Biogeochemical Interfaces - Diversity, Structure and Function of Microhabitats in Soil will be published in FEMS Microbiology Ecology

16.04.2012 Second circular for the upcoming symposium on 8.-10., October, 2012 in Dornburg has been added to the "Symposia 2012" section (->"Meetings & Events" - > "Symposia")

03.04.2012 Prospective scheme for the annual meeting this year has been added to the "Annual meeting 2012" section (-> "Meetings & Events" -> "Annual Meetings")

30.03.2012 The "Methods" section has been updated (-> "Projects")

14.03.2012 New Joint Experiment - Worm Column Experiment - will be established (March/April). A meeting to discuss the further development of the experiment has been scheduled for 15.06.2012 (Halle)

17.02.2012 Information on the symposium "Properties and functions of biogeochemical interfaces in soil - Joint quantitative reconstruction with theoretical and advanced instrumental analytical tool" has been added to the "Symposia 2012" section (-> "Meetings & Events" -> "Symposia")

06.02.2012 Meeting of the Thematic Group 4: "Spectro-microscopy and -tomography: Visualisation of architecture - mapping constituents and properties" will take place in Bayreuth from 05.-06.03.2012. Please send your further ideas for the Agenda until 17.2.2012 to Thomas Baumann, Hans-Jörg Vogel and Joanna Hanzel

02.02.2012 Final programme and the circular of the symposium "Life in Microhabitats of Soils - Microbial Ecology of Biogeochemical Interfaces" has been added to the "Symposia 2012" section (-> "Meetings & Events" -> "Symposia")

01.01.2012 Special issue on the symposium "Advanced spectroscopic and microscopic characterisation techniques - tools to enlighten biogeochemical interfaces in soil" has been published in the Journal of soils and sediments


2011

05.05.2011 Symposium on "Life in Microhabitats of Soils - Microbial Ecology of Biogeochemical Interfaces" will take place in Dornburg in 2012 (01.-02.03.2012). Detailed information will follow

01.12.2011 Special issue on "Advances of molecular modeling of biogeochemical interfaces in soils" has been published in Geoderma


2010

12.10.2010 Special issue on the symposium "Advanced spectroscopic and microscopic characterisation techniques - Tools to enlighten biogeochemical interfaces in soil" will be published in the Journal of Soils and Sediments (submission deadline: 30.4.2011)

11.10.2010 Two season schools are planned for spring 2010: 1. on image processing (presumably April 2011) in Mainz; 2. field course in soil science (presumably May 2011) in Jena

25.5.2010 Three meetings of thematic groups have been announced (see "Meetings and events")

11.01.2010 Special issue on "Advances of molecular modeling of biogeochemical interfaces in soils" will be published in Geoderma.


2009

17.12.2009 Information on the symposium "Advanced spectroscopic and microscopic characterisation techniques - Tools to enlighten biogeochemical interfaces in soil" and on a season school in 2010 have been added (-> "Meetings & Events" -> "Symposia")

15.12.2009 Forum for discussion has been added to the internal section

14.10.2009 The call for proposals for the second phase 2010-2013 is available online

13.10.2009 New section on the thematic groups has been added (-> "Projects")

12.10.2009 The "Methods" section is beeing continuously extended (-> "Projects")

01.10.2009 Information on optical fluorescence imaging has been added to the internal section

16.09.2009 Templates for several posters and the oral presentation during the annual meeting have been added to the internal section

13.08.2009 The Book of Abstracts of the symposium "Advances of molecular modelling of biogeochemical interfaces - Perspectives for soil research 2009" is available online in the "Symposium 2009" section (-> "Meetings & Events" -> "Symposia")

04.06.2009 Meeting of the thematic group "Bridging scales: Conceptual understanding of interface properties and functions (at different/across) scales" will take place in Jena (01.07.-02.07.2009). Please  contact T. Rennert until 18.6.2009 for registration

19.05.2009 The season school "Molecular modelling" in Vienna is cancelled

10.05.2009 The protocol of the workshop "Formation, maturation and properties of biogeochemical interfaces - what, how and where?" (Freising, March 2009) has been added to the internal section

06.05.2009 The deadline for the registration for the symposium "Advances of Molecular Modelling of Biogeochemical Interfaces in Soil" has been extended to the end of May 2009 and that for the season school "Molecular modelling" to 15.05.2009

27.04.2009 Corporate poster templates for both Powerpoint and Scribus (many thanks to Jette Schwarz!) have been added to the internal section

30.03.2009 Short versions of the presentations held at the workshop  "Molecular ecology methods and their use to study biogeochemical interfaces in soil" and a protocol are added to the internal section

20.03.2009 Information on cooperations within the SPP and on soils, compounds used and methods applied are added to the internal section

05.03.2009 Protocol on phenanthrene sorption experiments and extraction (TU München) is added to the internal "Methods" section (-> "Projects")

04.03.2009 Short versions of the presentations held at the workshop "Soil organic matter as a biogeochemical interface are added to the internal section. Further additions: A protocol of that workshop, a description of the joint experiments decided at the imaging workshop in Halle and information on the new project within the SPP "Hydration affected soil:water sorption processes of xenobiotics - experiments and modeling approaches" (PI: Sören Thiele-Bruhn)

27.02.2009 Information on extraction of fenhexamid and phenanthrene from soil (INFU, Dortmund) is added to the internal "Methods" section (-> "Projects")

18.02.2009 Information on X-ray tomography and DESI-MS are added to the internal "Methods" section (-> "Projects")

16.02.2009 Protocols on the extraction of water-soluble organic matter and on PGA coating of minerals are added to the "Methods" in the internal section (-> "Projects")

22.01.2009 Workshop on "Spectro-microscopy and -tomography: Visualization of architecture - mapping constituents and properties" will take place in Halle (09.02.-10.02.2009). Please contact H.-J. Vogel or T. Baumann for registration and further information per E-mail

19.01.2009 Workshop on "Formation and maturation of biogeochemical interfaces" for SPP participants will take place in Freising (31.03.2009). Please contact A. Miltner or K. Heister for further information


2008

18.12.2008 Information on a season school on molecular modelling has been added to the "Season schools" section (-> "Meetings & Events")

17.12.2008 Information on artificial soils and their incubation is added to the "Methods" section (-> "Projects")

27.11.2008 Information on confocal laser-scanning microscopy is added to the "Methods" section (-> "Projects")

20.11.2008 Season school on "Reactive transport in porous media: Models, analysis and simulation" held by Prof. Dr. Peter Knabner will take place in Jena (24.02.-25.02.2009) for SPP participants. Please contact Thilo Rennert for further information

03.11.2008 Symposium on "Advances of Molecular Modelling of Biogeochemical Interfaces - Perspectives For Soil Research - 2009" will take place in Dornburg. Please note the button "Symposium 2009" on the left hand side (-> "Meetings & Events" -> "Symposia")

28.10.2008 Workshop on "Structure and function of soil organic matter as a biogeochemical interface" for SPP participants will take place in Bochum (02.02.2009). Please contact B. Marschner for further information

24.10.2008 Workshop on "Contribution of molecular microbial ecology methods to a better understanding of biogeochemical interfaces in soil" for SPP participants will take place in Braunschweig (12.02-13.02.2009). Please contact K. Smalla for further information

24.10.2008 Protocol on spiking soil with lipophilic contaminants has been added to the "Methods" section (-> "Projects")

14.10.2008 The revised version of the abstracts of the first status colloquium is available on-line in the internal section