publications Susanne Schneider

publications Susanne Schneider
Selected publications
Statistics (January 2015):
41 peer-reviewed publications since 2000 (first author on 19), H-index: 14 (Web of Science)
Schneider, S. & Melzer, A., 2003. The Trophic Index of Macrophytes (TIM) – a New Tool for Indicating the
Trophic State of Running Waters. International Review of Hydrobiology 88: 49-67.
Schneider, S. & Melzer, A., 2004. Sediment and water nutrient characteristics in patches of submerged
macrophytes in running waters. Hydrobiologia 527: 195-207.
Stelzer, D., Schneider, S. & Melzer, A., 2005. Macrophyte based assessment of lakes – a contribution to the
implementation of the European Water Framework Directive in Germany. International Review of
Hydrobiology 90: 223-237.
Schneider, S., Ziegler, C. & Melzer, A., 2006. Growth towards light as an adaptation to high light conditions in
Chara branches. New Phytologist 172: 83-91.
Hilt, S., Gross, E., Hupfer, M, Morscheid, H., Mählmann, J., Melzer, A., Poltz, J., Sandrock, S., Scharf, E.-M.,
Schneider, S. & Van de Weyer, K., 2006. Restoration of submerged vegetation in shallow eutrophic lakes– a
guideline and state of the art in Germany. Limnologica 36: 155-171.
Bögle, M., Schneider, S. & Melzer, A., 2007. Differentiation of Chara-species using AFLP (Amplified Fragment
Length Polymorphism). Hydrobiologia 586:155-166.
Schneider, S., 2007. Macrophyte trophic indicator values from a European perspective. Limnologica 37: 281289.
Schneider, S. & Lindstrøm, E.-A., 2009. Bioindication in Norwegian rivers using non-diatomaceous benthic
algae: The acidification index periphyton (AIP). Ecological Indicators 9: 1206-1211.
Schneider, S., 2011. Impact of Calcium and TOC on Biological Acidification Assessment in Norwegian rivers.
Science of the Total Environment 409: 1164–1171.
Schneider, S. & Lindstrøm, E.-A., 2011. The periphyton index of trophic status PIT: A new eutrophication metric
based on non-diatomaceous benthic algae in Nordic rivers. Hydrobiologia 665:143–155.
Kelly, M. G., Gomez-Rodriguez, C., Kahlert, M., Almeida, S. F.P., Bennett, C., Bottin, M., Delmas, F., Descy,J.-P.,
Dorflinger, G., Kennedy, B., Marvan, P., Opatrilova, L., Pardo, I., Pfister, P., Rosebery, J., Schneider, S.,
Vilbaste S., 2012. Establishing expectations for pan-European diatom based ecological status assessments.
Ecological Indicators 20: 177–186.
Schneider, S.C., Lawniczak, A.E., Picinska-Faltynowicz, J., Szoszkiewicz, K., 2012. Do macrophytes, diatoms and
non-diatom benthic algae give redundant information? Results from a case study in Poland. Limnologica 42:
Schneider, S. C., Nizzetto, L., 2012. Bioconcentration and intra-cellular storage of hexachlorobenzene in
charophytes and their potential role in monitoring and remediation actions. Environmental Science and
Technology 46: 12427−12434.
Schneider, S.C., Moe, T.F., Hessen, D.O., Kaste, Ø., 2013. Juncus bulbosus nuisance growth in oligotrophic
freshwater ecosystems: different triggers for the same phenomenon in rivers and lakes? Aquatic Botany
104: 15–24.
Schneider, S. C., Kahlert, M., Kelly, M. G., 2013. Interactions between pH and nutrients on benthic algae in
streams and consequences for ecological status assessment and species richness patterns. Science of the
Total Environment 444: 73-84.
Schneider, S.C., Cara, M., Eriksen, T.E.,Budzakoska Goreska, B., Imeri, A., Kupe, L., Lokoska, T., Patceva, S.,
Trajanovska, S., Trajanovski, S., Talevska, M., Veljanoska Sarafilovska, E., 2014. Eutrophication impacts
littoral biota in Lake Ohrid while water phosphorus concentrations are low. Limnologica 44: 90-97.
Rott, E., Schneider, S.C., 2014. A comparison of ecological optima of soft-bodied benthic algae in Norwegian
and Austrian rivers and consequences for river monitoring in Europe. Science of the Total Environment 475:
Schneider, S.C., Pichler, D.E., Andersen, T., Melzer, A., 2015. Light acclimation in submerged macrophytes: the
roles of plant elongation, pigmentation and branch orientation differ among Chara species Aquatic Botany
120: 121–128.
Schneider, S.C., Garcia, A., Martín-Closas, C., Chivas, A.R., 2015. The role of charophytes (Charales) in past and
present environments: an overview. Aquatic Botany 120: 2–6.
Schneider, S.C., Rodrigues, A., Moe, T. F., Ballot, A., 2015. DNA barcoding the genus Chara: molecular evidence
recovers fewer taxa than the classical morphological approach. Journal of Phycology. In press.
Kelly, M.G., Schneider, S.C., King, L., 2015. Customs, habits and traditions: the role of non-scientific factors in
the development of ecological assessment methods. WIREs WATER. In press.