2018 Molari M., Guilini K., Lott C., Weber M., de Beer D., Meyer S., Ramette A., Wegener G., Wenzhöfer F., Martin D., Cibic T., De Vittor C., Vanreusel A., Boetius A. (2018) CO2 leakage alters biogeochemical and ecological functions of submarine sands. Science Advances 4, 2: eaao2040 doi1126/​sci­adv.aao2040
2017 Koop-Jakobsen K., Fischer J., Wenzhöfer F. (2017) Survey of sediment oxygenation in rhizospheres of the saltmarsh grass - Spartina anglica. Science of the Total Environment 589, 191–199. doi:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2017.02.147.
  Pop Ristova P., Bienhold C., Wenzhöfer F., Rossel P.E., Boetius A. (2017) Tem­poral and spa­tial vari­ations of bac­terial and faunal com­munit­ies as­so­ci­ated with deep-sea wood falls. PloS one 12(1): e0169906. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0169906
2016 Donis D., McGinnis F., Holtappels M., Felden J., Wenzhöfer F. (2016) As­sess­ing benthic oxy­gen fluxes in oli­go­trophic deep sea sed­i­ments (HAUS­GARTEN ob­ser­vat­ory). Deep Sea Re­search I. 111: 1-10. doi:10.1016/j.dsr.2015.11.007.
  Leduc D., Rowden A., Glud R.N., Wenzhöfer F., Kitazato H., Clark M. (2016) Com­par­ison between in­faunal com­munit­ies of the deep floor and edge of the Tonga Trench: pos­sible ef­fects of dif­fer­ences in or­ganic mat­ter sup­ply. Deep Sea Re­search I 116: 264-275. doi:10.1016/j.dsr.2015.11.003.

Wenzhöfer F., Kazumasa O., Middelboe M., Turnewitsch R., Toyofuku T., Kitazato H., Glud R.N. (2016) Benthic car­bon min­er­al­iz­a­tion in hadal trenches: As­sess­ment by in situ O2 mi­cro­pro­file meas­ure­ments. Deep Sea Re­search I 116: 276-286. doi:10.1016/j.dsr.2016.08.013.

2015 Brocke H.J., Wenzhöfer F., de Beer D., Mueller B., van Duyl F.C., Nugues M.N. (2015) High dis­solved or­ganic car­bon re­lease by benthic cy­anobac­terial mats in a Carib­bean reef eco­sys­tem. Sci­entific Re­ports 5: 8852. doi:10.1038/srep08852.
  Donis D., Holtappels M., Noss C., Cathalot C., Hancke K., Polsenaere P., Lorke A., Glud R.N., Wenzhöfer F., Meysman F.J.R., McGinnis D.F. (2015) An as­sess­ment of the pre­ci­sion and con­fid­ence of aquatic eddy cor­rel­a­tion. Journal of At­mo­spheric and Oceanic Tech­no­logy 32: 642-655. doi:10.1175/JTECH-D-14-00089.1.
  Katlein C., Fernández-Méndez M., Wenzhöfer F., Nicolaus M. (2015) Dis­tri­bu­tion of algal ag­greg­ates un­der sum­mer sea ice in the Cent­ral Arc­tic. Po­lar Bio­logy 38(5): 719-731. doi:10.1007/s00300-014-1634-3.
  Lichtschlag A., Donis D., Janssen F., Jessen G.L., Holtappels M., Wenzhöfer F., Mazlumyan S., Sergeeva N., Waldmann C., Boetius A. (2015) Ef­fects of fluc­tu­at­ing hyp­oxia on benthic oxy­gen con­sump­tion in the Black Sea (Crimean shelf). Biogeosciences 12: 5075-5092. doi:10.5194/bg-12-5075-2015.
  Pop Ristova P., Wenzhöfer F., Ramette A., Felden J. and Boetius A. (2015) Spa­tial scales of bac­terial com­munity di­versity at cold seeps (East­ern Medi­ter­ranean Sea). ISME Journal 9(6): 1306-1318. doi:10.1038/ismej.2014.217.
2014  Koop-Jakobsen K. and Wenzhöfer F. (2014) The Dynamics of Plant-Mediated Sediment Oxygenation in Spartina anglica Rhizospheres - a Planar Optode Study. Estuaries and Coasts. doi: 10.1007/s12237-014-9861-y.
  Feseker T, Boetius, A, Wenzhöfer F, Blandin J, Olu K, Yoerger DR, Camilli R, German CR, deBeer D (2014) Eruption of a deep-sea mud volcano triggers rapid sediment movement. Nature Communications DOI: 10.1038/ncomms6385
  Fernandez-Mendez M, Wenzhöfer F, Peeken I, Sörensen HI, Glud RN, Boetius A (2014) Composition, buoyancy regulation and fate of ice algal aggregates in the Central Arctic Ocean. PlosOne 9(9) e107452
  Turnewisch R, Falahat S, Stehlikova J, Oguri K, Glud RN, Middelboe M, Kitazato H, Wenzhöfer F, Ando K, Fujio S, Yanagimoto D (2014) Recent sediment dynamics in hadal trenches: evidence for the influence of higher frequency (tidal, near-inertial) fluid dynamics. Deep Sea Research I 90, 125 – 138
  Felden J, Ruff SE, Ertefai T, Inagaki F, Hinrichs K-U, Wenzhöfer F (2014) Anaerobic methanotrophic community of a 5346 m-deep vesicomyid clam colony in the Japan Trench. Geobiology 12, 125-138
  Friedrich J, Janssen F, Aleynik D, Bange HW, Boltacheva N, Cagatay MN, Dale AW, Etiope G, Erdem Z, Geraga M, Gilli A, Gomoiu MT, Hall POJ, Hansson D, He Y, Holtappels M, Kirf MK, Kononets M, Konovalov S, Lichtschlag A, Livingstone DM, Marinaro G, Mazlumyan S, Naehr S, North RP, Papatheodorou G, Pfannkuche O, Prien R, Rehder G, Schubert CJ, Soltwedel T, Sommer S, Stahl H, Stanev EV, Teaca A, Tengberg A, Waldmann C, Wehrli B, Wenzhöfer F (2014) Investigating hypoxia in aquatic environments: diverse approaches to addressing a complex phenomenon. Biogeosciences 11, 1215-1259
  Römer M, Sahling H, Pape T, dos Santos Ferreira C, Wenzhöfer F, Boetius A, Bohrmann G (2014) Methane fluxes and carbonate deposits at a cold seep area of the Central Nile Deep Sea Fan, eastern Mediterranean Sea . Marine Geology 347: 27-42
2013 Boetius A & Wenzhöfer F (2013) Seafloor oxygen consumption fuelled by methane from cold seeps. Nature Geoscience 6, 725-734, DOI: 10.1038/NGEO1926
  Felden J, Lichtschlag A, Wenzhöfer F, de Beer D, Feseker T, Pop Ristova P, de Lange G, and Boetius A (2013) Limitations of microbial hydrocarbon degradation at the Amon mud volcano (Nile deep-sea fan). Biogeosciences 10, 3269-3283
  Holtappels M, Glud RN, Donis D, Liu B, Hume A, Wenzhöfer F, Kuypers M (2013) Effects of transient bottom water currents and oxygen concentrations on benthic exchange rates as assessed by eddy correlation measurements, Journal of Geophysical Research – Oceans 118, 1–13
  Glud RN, Wenzhöfer F, Middelboe M, Oguri K Turnewitsch R, Canfield DE, Kitazato H (2013) High rates of benthic microbial activity at 10.900 meters depth: Results from the Challenger Deep (Mariana Trench), Nature Geoscience 6, 284-288, DOI: 10.1038/NGEO1773
  Boetius A, Albrecht S, Bakker K, Bienhold C, Felden J, Fernández-Méndez M, Hendricks S, Katlein C, Lalande C, Krumpen T, Nicolaus M, Peeken I, Rabe B, Rogacheva A, Rybakova E, Somavilla R, Wenzhöfer F, and the RV Polarstern ARK27-3-Shipboard Science Party (2013) Export of Algal Biomass from the Melting Arctic Sea Ice. Science 339, 1430-1432
  Bienhold C, Pop Ristova P, Wenzhöfer F, Dittmar T and Boetius (2013) A How deep-sea wood falls sustain chemosynthetic life”, PLOSone 8, e53590, doi:10.1371/ journal.pone.0053590
2012 Pop Ristova P, Wenzhöfer F, Ramette A, Zabel M, Fischer D, Kasten S and Boetius A (2012) Bacterial diversity and biogeochemistry of different chemosynthetic habitats of the REGAB cold seep (West African margin, 3160 m water depth), Biogeosciences 9, 5031-5048
  Chipman L, Huettel M, Berg P, Meyer V, Klimant I, Glud RN, Wenzhöfer F (2012) Oxygen optodes as fast sensors for eddy correlation measurements in aquatic systems. Limnol. Oceanogr.: Methods 10, 304-316
2011 Duperron S, Guezi H, Gaudron SM, Ristova PP, Wenzhöfer F, Boetius A (2011) Relative abundances of methane- and sulphur-oxidising symbionts in the gills of a cold seep mussel and link to their potential energy sources. Geobiology 9(6), 481-491
  Zielinski FU, Borowski C, Gennerich H-H, Wenzhöfer F, Dubilier N (2011) In situ measurements of hydrogen sulfide, oxygen, and temperature in diffuse fluids of the ultramafic-hosted Logatchev hydrothermal vent field (Mid-Atlantic Ridge): implications for chemosymbiotic bathymodiolin mussels. G-Cubed 12(9)
  Schauer R, Røy H, Augustin N, Gennerich H-H, Peters M, Wenzhöfer F, Amann R, Meyerdierks A (2011) Bacterial sulfur cycling shapes microbial communities in surface sediments of an ultramafic hydrothermal vent field. Environ. Microbio. 13(10), 2633-2648
  Grünke S, Felden J, Lichtschlag A, Girnth AC, Wenzhöfer F, deBeer D, Boetius A (2011) Niche differentiation among mat-forming, sulfide-oxidizing bacteria at cold seeps of the Nile Deep Sea Fan (Eastern Mediterranean Sea). Geobiology 9(4): 330-348
  Ritt B, Catherine P, Gauthier O, Wenzhöfer F, Boetius A, Sarrazin J (2011) Diversity and distribution of cold-seep fauna associated with different geological and environmental settings at mud volcanoes and pockmarks of the Nile Deep-Sea Fan. Marine Biology 158: 1187-1210
  Girnth AC, Grünke S, Lichtschlag A, Felden J, Knittel K, Wenzhöfer F, deBeer D, Boetius A (2011) A novel, mat-forming Thiomargarita population associated with a sulfidic fluid flow from a deep-sea mud volcano. Environ. Microbiol 13(2): 495-505
2010 Felden J, Wenzhöfer F, Feseker T, Boetius A (2010) Transport and consumption of oxygen and methane in different habitats of the Hakon Mosby Mud Volcano (HMMV). Limnol. Oceanogr. 55(6): 2366-2380
  Lichtschlag A, Felden J, Wenzhöfer F, Schubotz F, Ertefai T, Boetius A, deBeer D (2010) Methane and sulfide fluxes in permanent anoxia: In situ studies at the Dvurechenskii mud volcano (Sorokin Trough, Black Sea). Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 74: 5002-5018
  Larkin, K., Ruhl, H.A., Bagley, P., Benn, A., Bett, B.J., Billet, D.S.M., Boetius, A., Chevaldonné, P., Colaco, A., Copley, J., Danovaro, R., Escobar-Briones, E., Glover, A, Gooday, A.J., Hughes, J.A., Kalogeropoulou, V., Kelly-Gerreyn, B.A., Kitazato, H., Klages, M., Lampadariou, N., Lejeusne, C., Perez, T., Priede, I.G., Rogers, A., Sarradin, P.M., Sarrazin, J., Soltwedel, T., Soto, E.H., Thatje, S., Tselepides, A., Tyler, P.A., van den Hove, S., Vanreusel, A., Wenzhöfer, F. (2010). Benthic biology time-series in the deep sea: Indicators of change, OceanObs'09 - Community White Paper. {},
  Fischer, J. P., and F. Wenzhöfer (2010) A novel planar Optode setup for concurrent oxygen and light field imaging: Application to a benthic phototrophic community. Limnol. Oceanogr. Methods 8: 254-268
  Boetius, A. and F. Wenzhöfer (2010) Methods for the study of cold seep ecosystems. In K. Timmith (ed) “Handbook of Hydrocarbon and Lipid Microbiology”. Springer Verlag, Part 31 Experimental Protocols and Appendices, pp. 3443-3451
2009 Fischer JP, Ferdelman T, D’Hondt S, Roy H, Wenzhöfer F (2009) Oxygen penetration deep into the sediment of the South Pacific gyre. Biogeosciences 6, 1467 – 1478
  Treude T, Smith CR, Wenzhöfer F, Carney E, Bernardino, AF, Hannides AK, Krüger M, Boetius A (2009) Biogeochemical processes at a deep-sea whale-fall: rates of sulfate reduction, sulfide efflux and methanogenesis. Marine Ecology Progress Series 382, 1-21
  Glud RN, Thamdrup B, Stahl H, Wenzhöfer F, Glud AN, Numaki H, Oguri K, Revsbech NP, Kitazato H (2009) Nitrogen cycling in a deep ocean margin sediment (Sagami Bay, Japan). Limnology and Oceanography 54 (3). 723-734
  Boetius A & Wenzhöfer F (2009) Studying Deep-Sea Hotspot Ecosystems. Oceanography 22 (1) 177
  Glud RN, Stahl H, Berg P, Wenzhöfer F, Oguri K, Kitazato H (2009) In situ microscale variation in distribution and consumption of O2: A case study from a deep ocean margin sediment (Sagami Bay, Japan). Limnology & Oceanography 54(1), 1-12
  Boetius A, Holler T, Knittel K, Felden J, Wenzhöfer F (2009) The seafloor as natural bioreactor - strategies to discover and investigate anaerobic microbial consortia. In S. Eppstein (ed) “Uncultivatiable Microorganisms". Springer Vlg
2007 Cook P, Wenzhöfer F, Janssen F, Glud RN, Huettel M (2007) Benthic solute exchange and carbon mineralization in two shallow subtidal sandy sediments: Effect of advective pore-water exchange. Limnology & Oceanography 52(5)1943-1963
2006 Cook P, Wenzhöfer F, Rysgaard S, Galaktionov OS, Meysmann F, Eyre BD, Cornwell J, Huettel M, Glud RN (2006) Quantification of denitrification in permeable sediments: Insights from a 2 dimensional simulation analysis and experimental data. LaO-Methods 4, 294-307
  Middelboe M, Glud RN, Wenzhöfer F, Oguri K, and Kitazato H. (2006) Spatial distribution and activity of viruses in the deep-sea sediments of Sagami Bay, Japan. Deep-Sea Research I 53 (1), 1-13
2005 Glud RN, Wenzhöfer F, Tengberg A, Middelboe M, Oguri K, Kitazato H (2005) Distribution of oxygen in surface sediments from central Sagami Bay, Japan: In situ measurements by microelectrodes and planar optodes. Deep-Sea Research I 52, 1974-1987
  de Beer D, Wenzhöfer F, Ferdelman T, Boehme SE, Hüttel M, van Beusekom J, Bötcher ME, Musat N, Dubilier N (2005) Transport and mineralization rates in North Sea sandy intertidal sediments, Sylt-Rømø, Wadden Sea. Limnology & Oceanography, 50 (1) 113-127.
2004 Wenzhöfer F, Glud RN (2004) Small-scale spatial and temporal variability in coastal benthic O2 dynamics: Effects of fauna activity. Limnology & Oceanography, 49 (5) 1471-1481.
  Hensen C, Pfeifer K, Wenzhöfer F, Volbers A, Schulz S, Holstein J, Romero O, Seiter K (2004) Fluxes at the benthic boundary layer - A global view from the South Atlantic. In: G. Wefer, S. Mulitza, V. Ratmeyer (Eds.) The South Atlantic in the late Quaternary. Springer Vgl. Berlin. pp. 401-430.
2003 Witte U, Wenzhöfer F, Sommer S, Boetius A, Heinz P, Aberle N, Sand M, Cremer A, Abraham W-R, Jørgensen BB, Pfannkuche O (2003) In situ experimental evidence of the fate of a photodetritus pulse at the abyssal sea floor. Nature 424, 763-766.
  Witte U, Aberle N, Sand M, Wenzhöfer F (2003). Rapid response of a deep-sea benthic community to POM enrichment: an in situ experimental study. Marine Ecology Progress Series 251, 27-36.
  Solan M, Germano JD, Roads DC, Smith C, Michaud E, Parry D, Wenzhöfer F, Kennedy B, Henriques C, Battle E, Carey D, Iocco L, Valente R, Watson J, Rosenberg R (2003) Towards a greater understanding of pattern, scale and process in marine benthic systems: a picture is worth a thousand worms. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 285/286, 313-338.
  Viollier E, Rabouille C, Apitz SE, Breuer E, Chaillou G, Dedieu K, Furukawa Y, Grenz C, Hall P, Janssen F, Morford JL, Poggiale J-C, Roberts S, Shimmield T, Taillefert M, Tengberg A, Wenzhöfer F, Witte U (2003) Benthic biogeochemistry: State of the art technologies and guidelines for the future of in situ survey. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 285/286, 5-31.
  Licari L, Schumacher S, Wenzhöfer F, Zabel M, Mackensen A (2003) Communities and microhabitats of living benthic forminifera from the tropical east Atlantic: Impact of different productivity regimes. Journal of Foraminiferal Research 33 (1), 10-31.
2002 Wenzhöfer F, Glud RN (2002) Benthic carbon mineralization in the Atlantic: A synthesis based on in situ data from the last decade. Deep-Sea Research 49, 1255-1279.
  Pfeifer K, Hensen C, Adler M, Wenzhöfer F, Weber B, Schulz HD (2002) Modeling of subsurface calcite dissolution regarding respiration and reoxidation processes in the equatorial upwelling off Gabon. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 66 (24), 4247-4259.
  Glud RN, Kühl M, Wenzhöfer F, Rysgaard S (2002) Benthic microphytes of a high artic fjord: Importance for ecosystem primay production. Marine Ecology Progress Series 238, 15-29.
  Wenzhöfer F, Riess W, Luth U (2002) In situ macrofaunal respiration rates and their importance for benthic carbon mineralization on the northwestern Black Sea shelf. OPHELIA 56(2), 87-100.
  Wenzhöfer F, Greeff O, Riess W (2002) Benthic Carbon Mineralization in Sediments of Gotland Basin, Baltic Sea, Measured In Situ with Benthic Landers. In: M. Taillefer, T.F. Rozan (Eds.) Environmental Electrochemistry: Analyses of Trace Element. Biogeochemistry. American Chemical Society Symposium Series 811, Washington DC, pp. 162-185.
2001 Rysgaard S, Glud RN, Wenzhöfer F, Kühl M (2001) Benthic microalgal distribution and production. In: Zackenberg Ecological Research Operations, 6th Annual Report, 2000. Eds.: K. Canin g & M. Rasch, Danish Polar Center, Ministry of Research and Information Technology, Copenhagen, 80 pp.
  Weber A, Riess W, Wenzhöfer F, Jørgensen BB (2001) Sulfate reduction in Black Sea sediments; in situ and laboratory radiotracer measurements from the shelf to 2000 m depth. Deep Sea Research 48, 2073-2096
  Wenzhöfer F, Adler M, Kohls O, Hensen C, Strotmann B, Boehme S, Schulz HD (2001) Calcite dissolution driven by benthic mineralization in the deep-sea: In situ measurements of Ca2+, pH, pCO2 and O2. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 65 (16), 2677-2690.
  Adler M, Hensen C, Wenzhöfer F, Pfeifer K, Schulz HD (2001) Modeling of subsurface calcite dissolution by oxic respiration in supralysoclinal deep-sea sediments. Marine Geology 177, 167-189.
  Freudenthal T, Wagner T, Wenzhöfer F, Zabel M, Wefer G (2001) Early diagenetic changes of sedimentary stable nitrogen and cabon isotope ratios. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 65 (11), 1795-1808.
  Wenzhöfer F, Holby O, Kohls O (2001) Deep penetrating benthic oxygen profiles measured in situ by oxygen optodes. Deep Sea Research 48, 1741-1755.
2000 Wenzhöfer F, Holby O, Glud RN, Nielsen HK, Gundersen JK (2000) In situ microsensor studies of a shalow water hydrothermal vent at Milos, Greece. Marine Chemistry 69, 43-54.
1997 Wenzhöfer F, Krizt B, Benckiser G, Ottow JCG (1997) Lachgas(N2O)-Freisetzung durch Streptomyces nitrospreus in einem sandigen Lehmboden in Abhängigkeit von pO2, pH und Angebot an leicht mineralizierbaren Kohlenstoff. Z. Pflanzenernähr. Bodenk. 160, 201-208.
1996 Benckiser G, Eilts R, Linn A, Lorch H-J, Sümer E, Weiske A, Wenzhöfer F (1996) N2O emission from different cropping systems and from aerated, nitrifying and denitrifying tanks of a municipal waste water treatment plant. Biol. Fertil. Soils 23, 257-265.


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