Themenangebote für Studienabschlussarbeiten/Available topics for theses

There are several possibilities doing a case study, Bachelor's, Master's or Diploma thesis. You can work within a current research project or we can discuss your own ideas. Please contact the relevant researcher or Prof. Dr. G. Schaumann (schaumann@uni-landau.de).

 

At the moment the following topics are possible:

 

Topic:

Interaction of engineered nanoparticles with air-water interface

Kind of work: Lab work and modelling

Within the project: INTERNANO

Supervision and contact: George Metreveli (metreveli@uni-landau.de)

Bachelor- or Master- or Diplomathesis

 

Topic:

Interaction of engineered nanoparticles with natural minerals - heteroaggregation and sorption

Kind of work: Lab work and modelling

Within the project: INTERNANO

Supervision and contact: George Metreveli (metreveli@uni-landau.de)

Bachelor- or Master- or Diplomathesis

 

Topic:

Extraction of nanoparticles from soil

Kind of work: Labwork

Project: INTERNANO

Supervision and contact: Allan Philippe (philippe@uni-landau.de)

Bachelor/Master thesis

Topics:

1) Morphology and spatial element distribution of polymer-treated soil aggregates

2) Effects of synthetic and biological polymer hydrogel swelling on soil structural stability

3) Hydrological and mechanical properties of mineral-polymer-flocculates

4) Sorption of polymers on mineral surfaces as revealed by 1H-NMR relaxometry

5) Impact of microbial activity on the hydrological and mechanical properties of soil

6) Stabilization of soil structures by organic substances – What do we known, what not?

7) The use of model polymers as alternative to Soil Organic matter? – Advantages and limitations

8) The formation of biogeochemical interfaces in soil and their contribution to soil structural properties

Kinds of work: lab work (topics 1-.5) or literature research (topics 6-8)

Available for: Bachelor-/ Master thesis and research project

Project: SOIL-H-Relax

Supervision and contact: Christian Buchmann (buchmann@uni-landau.de)

Topics:

1): Cation mediated cross-linking in real and model mucilage: role of the hydration shell

2): Potential of NMR Relaxometry for observation of plant growth

3): Influence of surface active substances released by plant roots on rhyzosphere hydrophobicity

Project: MUCILAGE

Kind of work: Lab work

Supervision and contact: Mathilde Brax (brax@uni-landau.de)

Research project/Bachelor/Master thesis

Topic:

Alternative fungicides from olive pomace for organic farming, especially against downy mildew of grapevine (Plasmopara viticola).

Project: BMBF Olive-Project

Supervision and contact: Jones Athai. Betr. G.E. Schaumann.

Master thesis

Topic:

Development of a data analysis software (using R or mathlab) for shape analysis of nanoparticles.

Kind of work: Modeling and programming (physics)

Project: INTERNANO

Supervision and contact: Allan Philippe (philippe@uni-landau.de)

Bachelor/Master thesis

Topic:

Stream mesocosm study on the environmental behaviour of engineered nanoparticles in aquatic-terrestrial compartments

Kind of work: pilot study

Within the project: INTERNANO

Supervision and contact: Sandra Barnikol / George Metreveli (barnikol@uni-landau.de / metreveli@uni-landau.de)

Topic:

Interactions of Ag nanoparticles with algea

Kind of work: Labwork

Project: INTERNANO

Supervision and contact: Allan Philippe (philippe@uni-landau.de)

Bachelor/Master thesis

Topic:

Speciation of silver nanoparticles using HDC-ICP-MS

Kind of work: Lab work

Within the project: INTERNANO

Supervision and contact: Allan Philippe (philippe@uni-landau.de)

Bachelor thesis

Topic:

Sorption studies of natural organic matter on nanoparticles

Kind of work: Lab work (analytical chemistry)

Project: INTERNANO

Supervision and contact: Allan Philippe (philippe@uni-landau.de)

Bachelor/Master thesis

Topic:

Functional diversity of soils microorganisms in water meadow

Kind of work: soil sampling, laboratory analysis, data evaluation

Project: Wässerwiesen, TP Boden

Supervision and contact: Dr. Dörte Diehl (diehl@uni-landau), Dr. Constanze Buhk (buhk@uni-landau)
further information: see pdf (PLFA)

Only Master oder Diplomathesis

Topic:

Influence of flooding on soil organic matter properties

Kind of work: soil sampling, laboratory analysis, data evaluation

Within the project: Wässerwiesen TP Boden

Supervision and contact: Dr. Dörte Diehl (diehl@uni-landau), Prof. Hermann Jungkunst (jungkunst@uni-landau)

further information: see pdf (SOMQual)

Bachelor- or Master- or Diplomathesis

Topic:

Effects of Olive Mill Wastewater on Soil Arthropods and Soil Chemistry

Kind of work: Lab and Field Studies, Low-tier assessment

Within the project: TRILAT-OLIVEOIL

Supervision and contact: Markus Kurtz, (kurtz@uni-landau.de)

Topic:

Stability of engineered nanoparticles in different aqueous media

Kind of work: Lab work

Within the project: INTERNANO

Supervision and contact: George Metreveli (metreveli@uni-landau.de)