Institute of


Dr. Remy Manderscheid

Deputy Director

Dr. Remy  Manderscheid
Bundesallee 65
38116 Braunschweig
+49 531 596 2579
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Manderscheid R, Dier M, Erbs M, Weigel H-J (2018) Nitrogen supply – A determinant in water use efficiency of water wheat grown under free air CO2 enrichment. Agricultural Water Management 210, 70-77.

Dier M, Meinen R, Erbs M, Kollhorst L, Baillie C-K, Kaufholdt D, Kücke M, Weigel H-J, Zörb C, Hänsch R, Manderscheid R (2018) Effects of Free Air Carbon Dioxide Enrichment (FACE) on nitrogen assimilation and growth of winter wheat under nitrate and ammonium fertilization. Global Change Biology 24: e40–e54. DOI: 10.1111/gcb.13819.

Eyshi Rezaei E, Siebert S, Manderscheid R, Müller J, Mahrookashani A, Ehrenpfordt B, Haensch J, Weigel H-J, Ewert F (2018) Quantifying the response of wheat yields to heat stress: The role of the experimental setup. Field Crops Research 217, 93-103.

Kersebaum K.C. Kroes, J, Gobin, A, Takáč, J, Hlavinka, P, Trnka, M, Ventrella, D, Giglio, L, Ferrise, R, Moriondo, M, Dalla Marta, A, Luo, Q, Eitzinger, J, Mirschel, W, Weigel, HJ, Manderscheid, R, Hoffmann, M, Nejedlik, P, Hösch, J (2016) Assessing the uncertainty of model based water footprint estimation using an ensemle of crop growth models on winter wheat. Water 2016, 8, 571; doi:10.3390/w8120571

Weigel, HJ, Manderscheid, R (2016) Der CO2-Dünge-Effekt: produktivere und effizientere Nutzpflanzen durch den Klimawandel? Geographische Rundschau 3, 28-33

Kollas C, Kersebaum, KC, Nendel, C, Manevski, K, Müller, C, Palosuo, T, Armas-Herrera, CM, Beaudoin, N, Bindi, M, Charfeddine, M, Conradt, T, Constantin, J, Eitzinger, J, Ewert, F, Ferrise, R, Gaiser, T, Cortazar-Atauri, IG, Giglio, L, Hlavinka, P, Hoffmann, H, Hoffmann, MP, Launay, M, Manderscheid, R, Mary, B, Mirschel, W, Moriondo, M, Olesen, JE, Öztürk, I, Pacholski, A, Dominique Ripoche-Wachter; Pier Paolo Roggero; Svenja Roncossek; Rötter, RP, Ruget, F, Sharif, B, Trnka, M, Ventrella, D, Waha, K, Wegehenkel, M, Weigel, HJ, Wu, L (2015) Crop rotation modelling - a European model intercomparison. Eur J Agron 70, 98-111.

Manderscheid, R, Erbs, M, Burkart, S, Wittich, KP, Löpmeier, FJ, Weigel, HJ (2015) Effects of free air carbon dioxide enrichment on sap flow and canopy microclimate of maize grown under different water supply. J Agron Crop Science; doi:10.1111/jac.12150

Pacholski A, Manderscheid R, Weigel HJ (2015) Effects of free air CO2 enrichment on root growth of barley, sugar beet and wheat grown in a rotation under different nitrogen supply. European Journal of Agronomy 63, 36-46.

Erbs M, Manderscheid R, Huther L., Schenderlein A, Wieser H, Danicke S, Weigel HJ (2015) Free-air CO2 enrichment modifies maize quality only under drought stress. Agronomy for Sustainable Development 35, 203-212.

Manderscheid R, Erbs M, Weigel HJ (2014) Interactive effects of free-air CO2 enrichment and drought stress on maize growth. European Journal of Agronomy 52, 11-21.

Manderscheid R (2014) Klimawandel: Vorteil Mais oder Sorghum? Wie wirken sich unterschiedliche Wasserversorgung und atmosphärische CO2-Konzentrationen auf das Wachstum aus? Mais 41(1):22-25

Wroblewitz S, Huther L, Manderscheid R, Weigel HJ, Watzig H, Danicke S (2014) Effect of rising atmospheric carbon dioxide concentration on the protein composition of cereal grain. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry 62, 6616-6625.

Wroblewitz S, Hüther L, Berk A, Lebzien P, Kluth H, Manderscheid R, Erbs M, Weigel HJ, Wätzig H, Dänicke S (2014) The impact of Free Air Carbon Dioxide Enrichment (FACE) on nutrient digestibility of maize grains in pigs and broiler chickens and on ruminal in sacco degradability. Animal Feed Science and Technology 196, 128-138.

Manderscheid R, Weigel HJ (2013) Das Braunschweiger FACE-Experiment. Promet 38(1-2), 0-31

Wroblewitz S, Hüther L, Manderscheid R, Weigel H-J, Wätzig H, Dänicke S (2013) The effect of free air carbon dioxide enrichment and nitrogen fertilisation on the chemical composition and nutritional value of wheat and barley grain. Archives of Animal Nutrition 67(4), 263-278.

Erbs M, Manderscheid R, Weigel HJ (2012) A combined rain shelter and free-air CO2 enrichment system to study climate change impacts on plants in the field. Methods in Ecology and Evolution 3, 81-88.

Weigel HJ, Manderscheid R (2012) Crop growth responses to free air CO2 enrichment and nitrogen fertilization: rotating barley, ryegrass, sugar beet and wheat. European Journal of Agronomy 43, 97-107.

Lohölter M, Meyer U, Manderscheid R, Weigel HJ, Erbs M, Flachowsky G, Dänicke S (2012) Effects of free air carbon dioxide enrichment and drought stress on the feed value of maize silage fed to sheep at different thermal regimes. Archives of Animal Nutrition 66(4), 335-346

Lohölter M, Meyer U, Döll S, Manderscheid R, Weigel HJ, Erbs M, Höltershinken M, Flachowsky G, Dänicke S (2012) Effects of the thermal environmenton metabolism of deoxynivalenol and thermoregulatory. Mycotoxin Research 28(4), 219-227

Meibaum B, Riede S, Schröder B, Manderscheid R, Weigel HJ, Breves G (2012) Elevated CO2 and drought stress effects on the chemical composition of maize plants, their ruminal fermentation and microbial diversity in vitro. Archies of Animal Nutrition 66(6), 473-489

Burkart S, Manderscheid R, Wittich KP, Löpmeier FJ, Weigel HJ (2011) Elevated CO2 effects on canopy and soil water flux parameters measured using a large chamber in crops grown with free-air CO2 enrichment. Plant Biology 13(2), 258-269.

Nowak M, Kleinwächter M, Manderscheid R, Weigel HJ, Selmar D (2010) Drought stress increases the accumulation of monoterpenes in sage (Salvia officinalis), an effect that is compensated by elevated carbon dioxide concentration. Journal of Applied Botany and  Food Quality 83, 133-136.

Manderscheid R, Pacholski A, Weigel HJ (2010) Effects of free air carbon dioxide enrichment combined with tow nitrogen levels on growth, yield and yield quality of sugar beet: Evidence for a sink limitation of beet growth under elevated CO2. European Journal of Agronomy 32, 228-239.

Erbs M, Manderscheid R, Jansen G, Seddig S, Pacholski A, Weigel HJ (2010) Effects of free-air CO2-enrichment and nitrogen supply on grain quality parameters and elemental composition of wheat and barley grown in a crop rotation. Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment 136, 59-68

Manderscheid R, Pacholski A, Frühauf C, Weigel HJ (2009) Effects of free air carbon dioxide enrichment and nitrogen supply on growth and yield of winter barley cultivated in a crop rotation. Field Crops Research 110, 185-196.

Burkart S, Manderscheid R, Weigel HJ (2009) Canopy CO2-exchange rates of sugar beet under different CO2-concentrations and nitrogen supply: results from a free air CO2 enrichment study. Plant Biology 11, 109–123.

Ainsworth EA, Beier C, Calfapietra C, Ceulemans R, Durand-Tardif M, Godbold DL, Hendrey GR, Hickler T, Kaduk J, Karnosky DF, Kimball BA, Körner C, Koornneef M, Lafarge T, Leakey ADB, Lewin KF, Long SP, Manderscheid R, McNeil DL, Mies TA, Miglietta F, Morgan JA, Nagy J, Norby RJ, Norton RM, Percy KE, Rogers A, Soussana JF, Stitt M, Weigel HJ, White JW (2008) Next generation of elevated [CO2] experiments with crops: A critical investment for feeding the future world. Plant Cell and Environment 31, 1317-1324.

Wieser H, Manderscheid R, Erbs M, Weigel HJ (2008) Effects of elevated atmos¬pheric CO2 concentrations on the quantitative protein composition of wheat grain. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry 56: 6531-6535.

Burkart S, Manderscheid R, Weigel HJ (2007) Design and performance of a portable gas exchange chamber system for CO2- and H2O-flux measurements in crop canopies. Environmental and Experimental Botany 61, 25-34.

Manderscheid, R., Weigel, H.-J. (2007) Drought stress effects on wheat are mitigated by atmospheric CO2 enrichment. Agronomy for Sustainable Development 27, 79-87.

Manderscheid R, Schaaf S, Mattsson M, Schjoerring JK (2005) Glufosinate treatment of weeds results in ammonia emission by plants. Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment 109, 129-140.

Burkart S, Manderscheid R, Weigel HJ (2004) Interactive effects of elevated atmospheric CO2 concentrations and plant available soil water content on canopy evapotranspiration and conductance of spring wheat. European Journal of Agronomy 21, 401-417.

Manderscheid R, Burkart S, Bramm A, Weigel HJ (2003) Effect of CO2 enrichment on growth and daily radiation use efficiency of wheat in relation to temperature and growth stage. European Journal of Agronomy19, 41-425.

Ewert F, Rodriguez D, Jamieson P, Semenov MA, Mitchell RAC, Goudriaan J, Porter JR, Kimball BA, Pinter PJ, Manderscheid R, Weigel HJ, Fangmeier A, Fereres E, Villalobos F (2002) Effects of elevated CO2 and drought on wheat: testing crop simulation models for different experimental and climatic. Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment 93, 249-266.

Rodriguez D, Ewert F, Goudriaan J, Manderscheid R, Burkart S, Weigel HJ (2001) Modelling the response of wheat canopy assimilation to atmospheric CO2 concentrations. New Phytologist 150, 337-346.

Burkart S, Manderscheid R, Weigel HJ (2000) Interacting effects of photosynthetic photon flux density and temperature on canopy CO2 exchange rate of spring wheat under different CO2 concentrations. Journal of Plant Physiology 157, 31-39.

Ommen O, Donnelly, Vanthoutvin S, Van Ojen M, Manderscheid R (1999) Chlorophyll content of spring wheat flag leaves grown under elevated CO2 concentrations and other environmental stresses within the ‘ESPACE-wheat’ project.  European Journal of Agronomy 10, 197-203.

Manderscheid R, Weigel HJ (1997) Photosynthetic and growth responses of old and modern spring wheat cultivars to atmospheric CO2 enrichment. Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment 64, 65-73.

Manderscheid R, Bender J, Schenk U, Weigel HJ (1997) Response of biomass and nitrogen yield of white clover to radiation and atmospheric CO2 concentration. Environmental and Experimental Botany 38, 131-142.

Schenk U, Manderscheid R, Hugen J, Weigel HJ (1995) Effects of CO2 enrichment and intraspecific competition on biomass partitioning, nitrogen content and microbial biomass carbon in soil of perennial ryegrass and white clover. Journal of Experimental Botany 46, 987-993.

Manderscheid R, Bender J, Jäger HJ, Weigel (1995) Effects of season long CO2 enrichment on cereals. II. Nutrient concentrations and grain quality. Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment 54, 175-185.

Weigel HJ, Manderscheid R, Jäger HJ, Mejer GJ (1994) Effects of season-long CO2 enrichment on cereals. I. Growth performance and yield. Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment 48, 231-240.

Regner-Joosten K, Manderscheid R, Bergmann E, Bahadir M, Weigel HJ  (1994) An HPLC Method to study the uptake and partitioning of the antiozonant EDU in bean plant. Angewandte Botanik 68, 151-155.

Manderscheid R, Jäger HJ (1993) Seasonal changes in nitrogen metabolism of spruce needles (Picea abies (L) Karst) as affected by water-stress and ambient air pollutants. Journal of Plant Physiology 141, 494-501.

Manderscheid R, Jäger HJ, Kress L (1992) Effects of ozone on foliar nitrogen metabolism of Pinus taeda L. and implications for carbohydrate metabolism. New Phytologist 121, 623-633.

Manderscheid R, Bender J, Weigel HJ, Jäger HJ  (1991) Low doses of ozone affect nitrogen metabolism in bean (Phaseolus vulgaris L.) leaves. Biochemie und Physiologie der Pflanze 187, 283-291.

Manderscheid R, Wild A (1985) Studies on the mechanism of inhibition by phosphinothricin of glutamine synthetase isolated form Triticum aestivum L. Journal of Plant Physiology 123, 135-142.

Manderscheid R, Wild A (1985) Characterization of glutamine-synthetase of roots, etiolated cotyledons and green leaves from Sinapis alba (L). Zeitschrift für Naturforschung C 41, 712-716.

Manderscheid R, Wild A (1985) The effect of thiol compounds on the glutamate affinity of the chloroplastic glutamine-synthetase from mustard leaves. Zeitschrift für Naturforschung C 40, 295-296.

Wild A, Manderscheid R (1984) The effect of phosphinothricin on the assimilation of ammonia in plants. Zeitschrift für Naturforschung C 39, 500-504.