Reinhard Bachofen

Dr. Reinhard Bachofen
Dept. of Plant and Microbial Biology
Universität Zürich
Zollikerstr. 107
CH-8008 Zürich

Phone: +41 (0) 44 634 82 80
Phone2: +41 (0) 44 634 82 11
Fax: +41 (0) 44 634 82 04
E-mail: reinhard.bachofen(at)
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Key Publications of Reinhard Bachofen (up to ten) :
Martinelli, D., G. Grossmann, U. Sequin, H. Brandl and R. Bachofen: Effects of natural and chemically synthesized furanones on quorum sensing in Chromobacterium violaceum. BMC Microbiology 2004, 4:25.

Egli, K., M. Wiggli, M. Fritz, J. Klug, J. Gerss and R. Bachofen: Spatial and temporal dynamics of a plume of phototrophic microorganisms in a meromictic alpine lake using turbidity as a measure of cell density. Aquatic Microbial Ecology 35, 105-113, 2004.

Cullaj, A., A. Hasko, A. Miho, F. Schanz, H. Brandl and R. Bachofen: The quality of Albanian natural waters and the human impact. Environmental International 31, 133-146, 2005

Horath, T., T. R. Neu, and R. Bachofen: An endolithic microbial community in dolomite rock in central Switzerland: Characterization by reflection spectroscopy, pigment analyses, scanning electron microscopy and laser scanning microscopy. Microbial Ecology 51, 353-364, 2006.

Bachofen, R., H. Brandl, F. Schanz: Mikroskopisch klein aber doch sichtbar! ein Feldführer für Mikroorganismen. Neujahrsblatt Naturforschenden Gesellschaft Zürich 2006

Horath, T., R. Bachofen: Molecular characterization of an endolithic microbial community in dolomite rock in central alps (Switzerland). Microbial Ecology 58, 290-306, 2009.

Çullaj, A., · Duka, S., · Emiri, A., · Koni, E., · Miho, A., ·Murtaj, A., ·
Shumka, S., · Bachofen, R., ·Schanz, F., · Brandl, H.
Limnological study on a newly built drinking water reservoir near Tirana, Albania. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment 182, 215-232, 2011.

Zhori, A., Meco, M., Brandl, H. and Bachofen, R
In situ chlorophyll fluorescence kinetics as a tool to quantify effects on photosynthesis in Euphorbia cyparissias by a parasitic infection of the rust fungus Uromyces pisi
BMC Res Notes (2015) 8:698

Rexha, K., Bego, K., Zyruku, D., Shuka, L., Husi, R., Schneller, J. and Bachofen, R.
Alpine ecology, plant biodiversity and photosynthetic performance of marker plants in a nitrogen gradient induced by Alnus bushes
BMC Ecology (2020) 20:23

Expertise of Reinhard Bachofen:
Expertise CategorySpecific Expertise
Expert TypeScientific / Fundamental Research
Topic HydrosphereFresh Water Systems / Rivers / Lakes
Topic PedosphereSoil Degradation / Erosion / Desertification
Soil Pollution and Restauration
Topic LithosphereGeochemical Processes
Topic BiosphereBiodiversity
Topic Integrated SystemsCarbon Cycle
Biogeochemical Cycles except Carbon
Hydrogeochemical Cycle
Nutrient Cycle / Food Chain
Topic EcosystemsTerrestrial Ecosystems
Topic SustainabilityEcological Sustainability
Spatial ZonesMountain / Highland
Spatial ScaleLocal / Community
Time FrameRecent / Today
Statistical FocusMean Change / Trends
MethodsData Analysis

Last update: 11/22/20
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