AGW - Hydrogeologie

Prof. Dr. Nico Goldscheider


  • Allgemeine Hydrogeologie
  • Angewandte Hydrogeologie
  • Regionale Hydrogeologie
  • Karst-Hydrogeologie
  • Markierungstechniken (Tracerversuche)
  • Geländeübungen, Exkursionen


  • Hydrogeologie von Karst-Grundwasserleitern
  • Alpine Hydrogeologie
  • Hydrogeologische Markierungstechniken, Tracerversuche
  • Ökologische und mikrobiologische Aspekte der Grundwasserforschung
  • Grundwasserqualität, Kontaminationsprobleme und Grundwasserschutz

Wichtige internationale Funktionen

Seit 2018             Editor-in-Chief der Zeitschrift Grundwasser (

Seit 2018             Associate Editor, Groundwater (

2009-2017           Vorsitzender der IAH Karst-Kommission (

2010-2017           Associate Editor, Journal of Hydrology

2005-2010           Associate Editor, Hydrogeology Journal



Liste der Veröffentlichungen

Field Tracer Tests to Evaluate Transport Properties of Tryptophan and Humic Acid in Karst.
Frank, S.; Goeppert, N.; Goldscheider, N.
2021. Groundwater, 59 (1), 59–70. doi:10.1111/gwat.13015
Comparative application and optimization of different single-borehole dilution test techniques.
Fahrmeier, N.; Goeppert, N.; Goldscheider, N.
2021. Hydrogeology journal, 29 (1), 199–211. doi:10.1007/s10040-020-02271-2
A model ensemble generator to explore structural uncertainty in karst systems with unmapped conduits.
Fandel, C.; Ferré, T.; Chen, Z.; Renard, P.; Goldscheider, N.
2021. Hydrogeology journal, 29, 229–248. doi:10.1007/s10040-020-02227-6
Comparisons on the effects of temperature, runoff, and land-cover on carbonate weathering in different karst catchments: insights into the future global carbon cycle.
Zeng, S.; Liu, Z.; Goldscheider, N.; Frank, S.; Goeppert, N.; Kaufmann, G.; Zeng, C.; Zeng, Q.; Sun, H.
2021. Hydrogeology journal, 29 (1), 331–345. doi:10.1007/s10040-020-02252-5
Processes controlling spatial and temporal dynamics of spring water chemistry in the Black Forest National Park.
Merk, M.; Goeppert, N.; Goldscheider, N.
2020. The science of the total environment, 723, Article: 137742. doi:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2020.137742
Assessment of the impact of geogenic and climatic factors on global risk of urinary stone disease.
Wang, Y.; Wang, Q.; Deng, Y.; Chen, Z.; Van Cappellen, P.; Yang, Y.; Goldscheider, N.
2020. The science of the total environment, 721, Art.-Nr.: 137769. doi:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2020.137769
Physicochemical and major ion data for springs in the Black Forest National Park, Germany.
Merk, M.; Goeppert, N.; Goldscheider, N.
2020. Data in Brief, 30, Article: 105645. doi:10.1016/j.dib.2020.105645
Hydrochemical evaluation of water resources and human impacts on an urban karst system, Jordan.
Xanke, J.; Ender, A.; Grimmeisen, F.; Goeppert, N.; Goldscheider, N.
2020. Hydrogeology journal, 28, 2173–2186. doi:10.1007/s10040-020-02174-2
Global distribution of carbonate rocks and karst water resources.
Goldscheider, N.; Chen, Z.; Auler, A. S.; Bakalowicz, M.; Broda, S.; Drew, D.; Hartmann, J.; Jiang, G.; Moosdorf, N.; Stevanovic, Z.; Veni, G.
2020. Hydrogeology journal, 28, 1661–1677. doi:10.1007/s10040-020-02139-5
Global karst springs hydrograph dataset for research and management of the world’s fastest-flowing groundwater.
Olarinoye, T.; Gleeson, T.; Marx, V.; Seeger, S.; Adinehvand, R.; Allocca, V.; Andreo, B.; Apaéstegui, J.; Apolit, C.; Arfib, B.; Auler, A.; Barberá, J. A.; Batiot-Guilhe, C.; Bechtel, T.; Binet, S.; Bittner, D.; Blatnik, M.; Bolger, T.; Brunet, P.; Charlier, J.-B.; Chen, Z.; Chiogna, G.; Coxon, G.; De Vita, P.; Doummar, J.; Epting, J.; Fournier, M.; Goldscheider, N.; Gunn, J.; Guo, F.; Guyot, J. L.; Howden, N.; Huggenberger, P.; Hunt, B.; Jeannin, P.-Y.; Jiang, G.; Jones, G.; Jourde, H.; Karmann, I.; Koit, O.; Kordilla, J.; Labat, D.; Ladouche, B.; Liso, I. S.; Liu, Z.; Massei, N.; Mazzilli, N.; Mudarra, M.; Parise, M.; Pu, J.; Ravbar, N.; Sanchez, L. H.; Santo, A.; Sauter, M.; Sivelle, V.; Skoglund, R. Ø.; Stevanovic, Z.; Wood, C.; Worthington, S.; Hartmann, A.
2020. Scientific data, 7 (1), Art. Nr.: 59. doi:10.1038/s41597-019-0346-5
Hydrogeological site investigation and economic evaluation to assess the potential of managed aquifer recharge in the Lower Jordan Valley.
Xanke, J.; Salman, A.; Al-Karablieh, E.; Liesch, T.; Salameh, E.; Goldscheider, N.
2020. Hydrogeology journal, 28, 745–762. doi:10.1007/s10040-019-02058-0
Laboratory and numerical study of hyporheic flow-mediated DNAPL dissolution in karst conduits.
Wu, Y.; Hunkeler, D.; Goldscheider, N.
2019. Hydrogeology journal, 27 (1), 335–343. doi:10.1007/s10040-018-1858-3
On the Optimal Spatial Design for Groundwater Level Monitoring Networks.
Ohmer, M.; Liesch, T.; Goldscheider, N.
2019. Water resources research, 2019WR025728. doi:10.1029/2019WR025728
Spatial resolution of transport parameters in a subtropical karst conduit system during dry and wet seasons.
Ender, A.; Goeppert, N.; Goldscheider, N.
2018. Hydrogeology journal, 26 (7), 2241–2255. doi:10.1007/s10040-018-1746-x
Grundwasser wird jünger, attraktiver und internationaler.
Goldscheider, N.; Neukum, C.
2018. Grundwasser, 23 (4), 275. doi:10.1007/s00767-018-0405-4
Ermittlung des Steuerungspotenzials für ein ökologisches Grundwasser-Entnahmemanagement der Stadtwerke Karlsruhe.
Wirsing, T.; Kühlers, D.; Maier, M.; Schönthal, M.; Roth, K.; Goldscheider, N.
2018. Grundwasser, 23 (3), 219–232. doi:10.1007/s00767-018-0398-z
Impact of rainfall events on the sulfate variability of a complex gypsum-carbonate karst spring.
Frank, S.; Goeppert, N.; Goldscheider, N.
2018, Juli. EuroKarst (2018), Besançon, Frankreich, 2.–6. Juli 2018
Dynamics of water fluxes and storages in an Alpine karst catchment under current and potential future climate conditions.
Chen, Z.; Hartmann, A.; Wagener, T.; Goldscheider, N.
2018. Hydrology and earth system sciences, 22 (7), 3807–3823. doi:10.5194/hess-22-3807-2018
Multi-tracer approach to characterize hydraulically induced sulfate rock dissolution processes below a weir lock.
Strasser, D.; Montenegro, H.; Blechschmidt, L.; Liesch, T.; Goldscheider, N.
2017. Journal of applied water engineering and research, 5 (2), 142–157. doi:10.1080/23249676.2016.1172992
Subsurface Flow and Sulfate Dissolution Response to the Construction and Restoration of the River Weir in Hessigheim, Germany.
Montenegro, H.; Kauther, R.; Strasser, D.; Liesch, T.; Goldscheider, N.
2017. EuroKarst 2016, Neuchâtel – Advances in the Hydrogeology of Karst and Carbonate Reservoirs. Ed.: P. Renard, 57–63, Springer International Publishing. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-45465-8_6
Fluorescence-based multi-parameter approach to examine the water quality of alpine karst springs.
Frank, S.; Goeppert, N.; Goldscheider, N.
2017. 44th IAH Congress (2017), Dubrovnik, Kroatien, 25.–29. September 2017
Correlating Global Precipitation Measurement satellite data with karst spring hydrographs for rapid catchment delineation.
Longenecker, J.; Bechtel, T.; Chen, Z.; Goldscheider, N.; Liesch, T.; Walter, R.
2017. Geophysical research letters, 44 (10), 4926–4932. doi:10.1002/2017GL073790
Contamination risk and drinking water protection for a large-scale managed aquifer recharge site in a semi-arid karst region, Jordan.
Xanke, J.; Liesch, T.; Goeppert, N.; Klinger, J.; Gassen, N.; Goldscheider, N.
2017. Hydrogeology journal, 25 (6), 1795–1809. doi:10.1007/s10040-017-1586-0
Modelling groundwater over-extraction in the southern Jordan Valley with scarce data.
Alfaro, P.; Liesch, T.; Goldscheider, N.
2017. Hydrogeology journal, 25 (5), 1319–1340. doi:10.1007/s10040-017-1535-y
A new approach to evaluate spatiotemporal dynamics of controlling parameters in distributed environmental models.
Chen, Z.; Hartmann, A.; Goldscheider, N.
2017. Environmental modelling & software, 87, 1–16. doi:10.1016/j.envsoft.2016.10.005
Challenges of Implementing IWRM in the Lower Jordan Valley.
Klinger, J.; Riepl, D.; Wolff, H.-P.; Heinz, I.; Rödiger, T.; Guttman, J.; Samhan, S.; Tamimi, A.; Subah, A.; Sauter, M.; Müller, R.; Geyer, S.; Ali, W.; Afferden, M. van; Lee, M.-Y.; Liesch, T.; Hötzl, H.; Goldscheider, N.
2016. tIntegrated Water Resources Management : Concept, Research and Implementation. Ed.: D. Borchardt, 749–777, Springer International Publishing. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-25071-7_28
Evaluation of β-d-glucuronidase and particle-size distribution for microbiological water quality monitoring in Northern Vietnam.
Ender, A.; Goeppert, N.; Grimmeisen, F.; Goldscheider, N.
2016. The Science of The Total Environment, 580, 996–1006. doi:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2016.12.054
Numerical long-term assessment of managed aquifer recharge from a reservoir into a karst aquifer in Jordan.
Xanke, J.; Jourde, H.; Liesch, T.; Goldscheider, N.
2016. Journal of hydrology, 540, 603–614. doi:10.1016/j.jhydrol.2016.06.058
Weekly variations of discharge and groundwater quality caused by intermittent water supply in an urbanized karst catchment.
Grimmeisen, F.; Zemann, M.; Goeppert, N.; Goldscheider, N.
2016. Journal of hydrology, 537, 157–170. doi:10.1016/j.jhydrol.2016.03.045
Erratum to: Integration of soil science functions in the hydrogeological assessment of vulnerability.
Wirsing, T.; Neukum, C.; Goldscheider, N.; Maier, M.
2015. Grundwasser, 20 (3), 215–224. doi:10.1007/s00767-015-0297-5
Impact of managed aquifer recharge on the chemical and isotopic composition of a karst aquifer, Wala reservoir, Jordan.
Xanke, J.; Goeppert, N.; Sawarieh, A.; Liesch, T.; Kinger, J.; Ali, W.; Hoetzl, H.; Hadidi, K.; Goldscheider, N.
2015. Hydrogeology Journal, 23 (5), 1027–1040. doi:10.1007/s10040-015-1233-6
Tracking changing X-ray contrast media application to an urban-influenced karst aquifer in the Wadi Shueib, Jordan.
Zemann, M.; Wolf, L.; Grimmeisen, F.; Tiehm, A.; Klinger, J.; Hoetzl, H.; Goldscheider, N.
2015. Environmental Pollution, 198, 133–143. doi:10.1016/j.envpol.2014.11.033
Improved geohydraulic characterization of river bed sediments based on freeze-core sampling – Development and evaluation of a new measurement approach.
Strasser, D.; Lensing, H.-J.; Nuber, T.; Richter, D.; Frank, S.; Goeppert, N.; Goldscheider, N.
2015. Journal of Hydrology, 527, 133–141. doi:10.1016/j.jhydrol.2015.04.074
Characterizing soil water dynamics on steep hillslopes from long-term lysimeter data.
Augenstein, M.; Goeppert, N.; Goldscheider, N.
2015. Journal of hydrology, 529 (3), 795–804. doi:10.1016/j.jhydrol.2015.08.053
Spatially resolved information on karst conduit flow from in-cave dye-tracing.
Lauber, U.; Ufrecht, W.; Goldscheider, N.
2013. Hydrology and earth system sciences discussions, 10 (9), 11311–11335. doi:10.5194/hessd-10-11311-2013
Differential Hydrogeological Effects of Draining Tunnels Through the Northern Apennines, Italy.
Vincenzi, V.; Gargini, A.; Goldscheider, N.; Piccinini, L.
2013. Rock mechanics and rock engineering, 47 (3), 947–965. doi:10.1007/s00603-013-0378-7
Neue Erkenntnisse zur Struktur der Karstentwässerung im aktiven Höhlensystem des Blautopfs.
Lauber, U.; Ufrecht, W.; Goldscheider, N.
2013. Grundwasser, 18 (4), 247–257. doi:10.1007/s00767-013-0239-z