Hans-Rudolf Pfeifer

Hans-Rudolf Pfeifer
emerit. prof.
Institut des dynamiques de la surface terrestre, IDYST
Université de Lausanne
Géopolis 1241
CH-1015 Lausanne

Mailing Address:
Ave Glayre 17
-CH-1004 Lausanne, VD

Phone: +41 (0) 78 847 20 45
Phone2: +41 (0) 21 647 04 33
Fax: +41 (0) 21 647 04 73
E-mail: hans-rudolf.pfeifer(at)unil.ch
URL Institution: www.unil.ch/idyst

Key Publications of Hans-Rudolf Pfeifer (up to ten) :

Surace, I.R., Clauer, N., Thélin, P. & Pfeifer, H.-R. (2011): Structural analysis, clay mineralogy and K-Ar dating of fault gouges from Centovalli Line (Central Alps) for reconstruction of their recent activity. Tectonophysics, 510, 80-93.

Pfeifer, H.-R. Hassouna, M. & Plata, N. (2012): Arsenic in the different environmental compartments of Switzerland: an updated inventory, 250-258, Proceedings of the 4th International Conference, METEAU, Kristiansstad, Oct. 2010. Editor(s): Bhattacharya, P. et al. ISBN: 9781780400358, IWA-Publishing, London.

Daouk, S., Grandjean, D., Chevre, N., De Alencastro, L.F. & Pfeifer, H.-R. (2013): The herbicide glyphosate and its metabolite AMPA in the Lavaux vineyard area, western Switzerland: Proof of widespread export to surface waters. Part II: The role of infiltration and surface runoff, Journal of Environmental Science and Health, Part B: Pesticides, Food Contaminants, and Agricultural Wastes, 48:9, 725-736.

Dang, D.H., Tessier, E., Lenoble, V., Durrieu, G., Omanovi, D., Mullot, J.-U., Pfeifer, H.-R., Mounier, S. & Garnier, C. (2014): Key parameters controlling arsenic dynamics in coastal sediments: An analytical and modeling approach. Marine Chemistry 161, 34–46.

Albrecht, R. Verrecchia, E. & Pfeifer, H.-R. (2015): The use of solid-phase fluorescence spectroscopy in the characterisation of organic matter transformations. Talanta 134, 453-459.

Lenoble, V., Dang, D.H. Loustau Cazalet, M., Mounier, S., Pfeifer, H.-R. & Garnier, C. (2015): Evaluation and modelling of dissolved organic matter reactivity toward AsIII and AsV – Implication in environmental arsenic speciation. Talanta 134, 530–537.

Daouk, S., Frege, C., Blanc, N., Mounier, S., Redon, R., Merdy, P., Lucas, Y. & Pfeifer, H.-R. (2015): Fluorescence spectroscopy to study dissolved organic matter interactions with agrochemicals applied in Swiss vineyards. Environ Sci Pollut Res. DOI 10.1007/s11356-015-4086-6.

Daouk, S., Hassouna, M., Gueye-Girardet, A. , Niang, S. & Pfeifer, H.-R. (2015): UV/Vis Characterization and Fate of Organic Amendment Fractions in a Dune Soil in Dakar, Senegal. Pedosphere 25: 372–385.

Pfeifer, H.-R., Amiguet, A., Brandvold, V., Daouk, S., Gueye-Girardet, A., Hitz, C., Ndiaye, M.L.,Niang, S., Okuda, T., Roberts, J., Royez, C.,Vennemann, T. & Zen-Ruffinen, B. (2017) : Water-Related Risks in the Area of Dakar, Senegal : Coastal Aquifers Exposed to Climate Change and Rapid Urban Development. In: K.Sudmeier-Rieux et al. (eds.), Identifying Emerging Issues in Disaster Risk Reduction, Migration, Climate Change and Sustainable Development, 53-65. Springer International Publishing Switzerland.DOI 10.1007/978-3-319-33880-4_453.

Derron M.-H. & Pfeifer H.-R., 2017. Caractérisation hydrogéochimique des eaux de source alpines. Bulletin de la Société vaudoise des Sciences naturelles 96 : 5-29.

Expertise of Hans-Rudolf Pfeifer:
Expertise CategorySpecific Expertise
Expert TypeScientific / Fundamental Research
Topic HydrosphereFresh Water Systems / Rivers / Lakes
Topic PedosphereSoil Pollution and Restauration
Geology / Sediments
Topic LithosphereGeochemical Processes
Topic Integrated SystemsHydrogeochemical Cycle
Topic EcosystemsTerrestrial Ecosystems
Topic Economy/ResourceUseAgriculture, Forestry and Fishery
Food Security
Topic SustainabilityEcological Sustainability
Spatial ZonesMountain / Highland
Time FrameRecent / Today
Statistical FocusMean Change / Trends
MethodsData Collection - Measurement
Data Analysis
Collaboration with developing and transition countries ; Capacity Building

Specialties of Hans-Rudolf Pfeifer:
Field and laboratory studies of environmental problems

Last update: 1/17/19
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