School of GeoSciences

School of GeoSciences

Menu

Wolfram Buss

Publications

Buss W, Mašek O (2016) High-VOC biochar - Effectiveness of post-treatment measures and potential health risks related to handling and storage. Environmental Science and Pollution Research. doi: 10.1007/s11356-016-7112-4

Buss W, Graham MC, Shepherd JG, Mašek O (2016) Risks and benefits of marginal biomass-derived biochars for plant growth. Science of the Total Environment 559-570:496-506. doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2016.06.129

Buss W, Graham MC, McKinnon G, Mašek O (2016) Strategies for producing biochars with minimum PAH contamination. Journal of Analytical and Applied Pyrolysis 119:24-30. doi: 10.1016/j.jaap.2016.04.001

Buss W, Graham MC, Shepherd JG, Mašek O (2016) Suitability of marginal biomass-derived biochars for soil amendment. Science of the Total Environment 547:314-322. doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2015.11.148

Buss W, Mašek O, Graham M, Wüst D (2015) Inherent organic compounds in biochar - Their content, composition and potential toxic effects. Journal of Environmental Management 156:150–157. doi: 10.1016/j.jenvman.2015.03.035

Buss W, Mašek O (2014) Mobile organic compounds in biochar – a potential source of contamination - phytotoxic effects on cress seed (Lepidium sativum) germination. Journal of Environmental Management 137:111–119. doi: 10.1016/j.jenvman.2014.01.045

Bargmann I, Rillig MC, Buss W, Kruse A, Kuecke M (2013) Hydrochar and biochar effects on germination of spring barley. Journal of Agronomy and Crop Science 199:360–373. doi: 10.1111/jac.12024

Buss W, Kammann C, Koyro H-W (2012) Biochar reduces copper toxicity in Chenopodium quinoa Willd. in a sandy soil. Journal of Environmental Quality 41:1157–1165. doi: 10.2134/jeq2011.0022

 

Oral and Poster presentations

Oral Presentation: Joint International Biochar Symposium 2015, Geisenheim, Germany, September 2015, ‘Contaminant issues in biochar production’

Oral Presentation: International Biochar Symposium 2015, Potsdam, Germany, May 2015, ‘PAHs in Biochar - Influence of Feedstock, Pyrolysis Unit, Pyrolysis Conditions and Pre-/post Treatment’

Oral Presentation: EUBCE 2015, 23rd European Biomass Conference and Exhibition, Vienna, Austria, June 2015, ‘PAHs in Biochar - Influence of Feedstock, Pyrolysis Unit, Pyrolysis Conditions and Pre-/post Treatment’

Oral Presentation Prize: University of Edinburgh School of GeoSciences Postgraduate Research Conference, Edinburgh, UK, February 2013, ‘Contaminant issues in biochar production

 

Poster Presentation: 8th Annual Environmental and Clean Technology Conference, Glasgow, UK, June 2014, ‘Biochars affected by re-condensation of pyrolysis vapours – investigation of phytotoxic effects and characterisation of re-condensed products’

Prize for Best Poster: PYRO 2014, 20th International Analytical and Applied Pyrolysis Conference, Birmingham, UK, May 2014 ‘Biochars affected by re-condensation of pyrolysis vapours – investigation of phytotoxic effects and characterisation of re-condensed products’