Wanjiku Maina A., Becker M., Oerke C.-E. (2024)

Assessing Interactions between Nitrogen Supply and Leaf Blast in Rice by Hyperspectral Imaging

https://doi.org/10.3390/rs16060939 Remote Sensing


Küpper V., Kortekamp A., Steiner U. (2023).

Combining Trichoderma koningiopsis and chitosan as a synergistic biocontrol and biostimulating complex to reduce copper rates for downy mildew control on grapevine.

https://doi.org/10.1016/j.biocontrol.2023.105293. Biological Control

Huang L., Ökmen B., Stolze S.Ch., Kastl M., Khan M., Hilbig D., Nakagami H., Djamei A., Doehlemann G. (2023)

The fungal pathogen Ustilago maydis targets the maize corepressor RELK2 to modulate host transcription for tumorigenesis

https://doi.org/10.1111/nph.19448 New Phytologist

 Nagarajan N., Khan M., Djamei A (2023)

 Manipulation of Auxin Signaling by Smut Fungi during Plant Colonization

 https://doi.org/10.3390/jof9121184 Journal of Fungi

W. Maina A., Oerke C.-E. (2023)

Characterization of Rice-Magnaporthe oryzae Interactions by Hyperspectral Imaging

https://doi.org/10.1094/PDIS-10-22-2294-RE Plant Disease

Khan M., Djamei A. (2023)

Co-immunoprecipitation based identification of effector-host protein interactions from pathogen-infected plant tissue. Methods Mol Biol. 2023;2690:87-100.

https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-0716-3327-4_8 Springer

Huang L., Ökmen B., Stolze S.Ch., Kastl M., Khan M., Hilbig D., Nakagami H., Djamei A., Doehlemann G. (2023)

The fungal pathogen Ustilago maydis targets the maize corepressor TPL2 to modulate host transcription for tumorigenesis.

https://doi.org/10.1101/2023.06.12.544564 bioRxiv

Khan M., Uhse S., Bindics J., Kogelmann B., Nagarajan N., Ingole Kishor D., Djamei A. (2023)

Tip of the iceberg? Three novel TOPLESS interacting effectors of the gall-inducing fungus Ustilago maydis.

https://doi.org/10.1101/2023.06.12.544640 bioRxiv

A. Djamei (2023)

Ustilago maydis

Article in: Current Biology | Volume 33 | Issue 11 | Page R458-R460 | Published JUN 5 2023

Müller Y.,  Patwari P., Stöcker T., Zeisler-Diehl V., Steiner U., Campoli C., Grewe L., Kuczkowska M., Dierig M., Jose S.,  Hetherington A. M.,  Acosta I.F., Schoof H., Schreiber L., Dörmann P. (2023)

Isolation and characterization of the gene HvFAR1 encoding acyl-CoA reductase from the cer-za.227 mutant of barley (Hordeum vulgare) and analysis of the cuticular barrier functions. New Phytologist

https://doi.org/10.1111/nph.19063 New Phytologist

Stilgenbauer S., · Simões K., Craig I.R., · Brahm L., Steiner U., · Stammler G. (2023)

New CYP51 genotypes in Phakopsora pachyrhizi have different effects on DMI sensitivity

https://doi.org/10.1007/s41348-023-00757-1Journal of Plant Diseases and Protection

Brugger A., Ispizua Yamati F., Barreto A., Paulus S., Schramowsk P., Kersting K., Steiner U., Neugart S., Mahlein A-K. (2023)

Hyperspectral Imaging in the UV Range Allows for Differentiation of Sugar Beet Diseases Based on Changes in Secondary Plant Metabolities


Oerke E.-C., Juraschek, L. M., Steiner U. (2023)

Hyperspectral mapping of the response of grapevine cultivars to Plasmopara viticola infection at the tissue scale

https://doi.org/10.1093/jxb/erac390Journal of Experimental Botany

Steiner U. and Oerke E.-C. (2023)

A Melanin-Deficient Isolate of Venturia inaequalis Reveals Various Roles of Melanin in Pathogen Life Cycle and Fitness

https://doi.org/10.3390/jof9010035Journal of Fungi

Djamei A., Depotter J., Saridis G., Prokchorchik M., Barghahn S., De Sousa Teixeira E. Silva N., Zuo W., Misas Villamil J., Doehlemann G. (2023)

Modulation of Host Immunity and Development by Ustilago maydis. 



Khan M., Djamei A. (2022)

Performing Infection Assays of Sporisorium reilianum f. sp. Zea in Maize. Methods Mol Biol. 2022 ;2494:291-298. doi: 10.1007/978-1-0716-2297-1_20

DOI: 10.1007/978-1-0716-2297-1_20 Springer

Küpper V., Steiner U., Kortekampa A. (2022)

Trichoderma species isolated from grapevine with tolerance towards common copper fungicides used in viticulture for plant protection

https://doi.org/10.1002/ps.6951Pest Management Science

Stilgenbauer S., Steiner U., Stammler G. (2022)

Generating single spore isolates of Phakopsora pachyrhizi for a better understanding of fungicide resistance mechanisms

https://doi.org/10.1007/s41348-022-00606-7 Journal of Plant Diseases and Protection

Ingole K.D., Nagarajan N., Uhse S., Giannini C. Djamei A. (2022)

Tetracycline-controlled (TetON) gene expression system for the smut fungus Ustilago maydis.

https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/ffunb.2022.1029114/fullFrontiersin in Fungal Biology

Bindics J., Khan M., Uhse S., Kogelmann B., Baggely L., Reumann D., Ingole K., Stirnberg A., Rybecky A., Darino M., Navarrete F., Doehlemann G., Djamei A. (2022)

Many ways to TOPLESS – manipulation of plant auxin signalling by a cluster of fungal effectors

https://doi.org/10.1111/nph.18315New Phytologist

Many ways to TOPLESS– manipulation of plant auxin signaling by a cluster of fungal effectors

Juraschek, L. M., Matera Ch., Steiner U., Oerke E.-C. (2022)

Pathogenesis of Plasmopara viticola depending on resistance mediated by Rpv3_1, and Rpv10 and Rpv3_3, and by the vitality of leaf tissue.


The paper summarizes  microscopic studies on differences in the development of Plasmopara viticola, causal agent of downy mildew of grapevine, in leaf tissue depending on the resistance and vitality of tissue.

Saado I., Chia K.S., Betz R., Alcantara A., Pettko-Szandtner A., Navarrete F., D´Auria J.C., Kolomiets M.V., Melzer M., Feussner I., Djamei A. (2022)

Effector-mediated relocalization of a maize lipoxygenase protein triggers susceptibility to Ustilago maydis. The Plant Cell.

https://doi.org/10.1093/plcell/koac105 The Plant Cell



Navarrete F., Gallei M.,Kornienko E. A., Saado I., Khan M., Chia Khong-Sam, Darino A. M., Bindics J., Djamei A. (2021) TOPLESS promotes plant immunity by repressing auxin signaling and is targeted by the fungal effector Naked1.  Plant Communications, doi: 10.1016/j.xplc.2021.100269

Darino M., Chia, K.S., Marques, J., Aleksza, D., Santo-Jimenez, L.M., Saado, I., Uhse S., Borg, M., Betz, R, Bindics, J., Zienkiewicz, K., Feussner, I., Petit-Houdenot, Y., Djamei, A. (2021). Ustilago maydis effector Jsi1 interacts with Topless corepressor, hijacking plant jasmonate/ethylene signaling.
New Phytologist, doi.org/10.1111/nph.17116

Naz A.A., Bungartz A., Serfling A., Kamruzzaman M., Schneider M., Wulff B.B.H., Pillen K., Ballvora A., Oerke E.C., Ordon F., Leon J. (2021) Lr21 diversity unveils footprints of wheat evolution and its new role in broad-spectrum leaf rust resistance. Plant Cell & Environment 44, 3445-3458, doi: 10.1111/pce.14144

Navarrete F., Grujic N., Stirnberg A., Saado I., Aleksza D., Gallei M., Adi H., Alcântara A., Khan M., Bindics J., Trujillo M., Djamei A. (2021) The Pleiades are a cluster of fungal effectors that inhibit host defenses.Plos Pathogens, doi: 10.1371/journal.ppat.1009641.

Alisaac E., Rathgeb A., Karlovsky P., Mahlein A.-K. (2021) Fusarium head blight: Effect of infection timing on spread of Fusarium graminearum and spatial distribution of deoxynivalenol within wheat spikes. Microorganisms, doi: 10.3390/microorganisms9010079

Brugger A., Schramowski P., Paulus P., Steiner U., Kersting K., Mahlein A.-K. (2021) Spectral signatures in the UV range can be combined with secondary plant metabolites by deep learning to characterize barley-powdery mildew interaction Wiley Plant Pathology doi:1111ppa.13411

Breiing V., Hillmer J., Schmidt C., Petry M., Behrends B., Steiner U., Kraska T., Pude R. (2021) Fungicidal efficacy of drying plant oils in green beans against bean rust (Uromyces appendiculatus) Plants, 10(1), doi: 10.3390/plants10010143


Pathi, K.M., Rink, P, Budhagatapalli, N., Betz, R., Saado, I., Hiekel, S, Becker, M, Djamei, A, Kumlehn, J. (2020) Engineering smut resistance in maize by site-directed mutagenesis of LIPOXYGENASE 3. Frontiers in Plant Science, doi: 10.3389/fpls.2020.543895

Stephani M, Picchianti L, Gajic A, Beveridge R, Skarwan E, Sanchez de Medina Hernandez V, Mohseni A, Clavel M, Zeng Y, Naumann C, Matuszkiewicz M, Turco E, Loefke C, Li B, Dürnberger G, Schutzbier M, Chen HT, Abdrakhmanov A, Savova A, Chia KS, Djamei A, Schaffner I, Abel S, Jiang L, Mechtler K, Ikeda F, Martens S, Clausen T, Dagdas Y. (2020) A cross-kingdom conserved ER-phagy receptor maintains endoplasmic reticulum homeostasis during stress. eLife, doi: 10.7554/eLife.58396.

Gordon S., B., Contreras-Moreira, J., Levy, J., Djamei, A., Czedik-Eysenberg, A., Tartaglio, V.S., Session, A., Martin, J., Cartwright, A., Katz, A.,  Singan, V.R., Goltsman, E., Barry, K., Ha Dinh-Thi, V., Chalhoub, B.,
Diaz-Perez, A., Sancho, R., Lusinska, J., Wolny, E., Nibau, C., Doonan, J. H., 
Mur, L.A.J., Plott, C., Jenkins, J., Hazen, S.P., Lee, S.J., Shu, S., Goodstein, D.,  Rokhsar, D., Schmutz, J., Hasterok, R., Catalan, P., Vogel, L.P. (2020)
Gradual polyploid genome evolution revealed by pan-genomic analysis of Brachypodium hybridum and its diploid progenitors. Nature Communications, doi: 10.1038/s41467-020-17302-5

Alcântara, A., Seitner, D., Navarrete, F., Djamei, A. (2020)
A high-throughput screening method to identify proteins involved in unfolded protein response of the endoplasmic reticulum in plants.
Plant Methods, doi: 10.1186/s13007-020-0552-3

Pogoda M, Liu F, Douchkov D, Djamei A, Reif JC, Schweizer P, Schulthess AW. (2020)Identification of novel genetic factors underlying the host-pathogen interaction between barley (Hordeum vulgare L.) and powdery mildew (Blumeria graminis f. sp. hordei). PLoS One. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0235565.

Słomińska-Durdasiak, K. M., Kollers, S., Korzun, V., Nowara, D., Schweizer, P., Djamei A., Reif, J.C. (2020). Association mapping of wheat Fusarium head blight resistance-related regions using a candidate-gene approach and their verification in a biparental population. Theoretical and Applied Genetics, doi: 10.1007/s00122-019-03463-5

Oerke E.-C. (2020) Remote sensing of diseases. Annual Review of Phytopathology. 58:225-52; eprintURL:http://www.annualreviews.org/eprint/GWS2PDWRDIUYDEI8NTTA/full/10.1146/annurev-phyto-010820-012832


Kuska, M.T., Behmann, J., Namini, M., Oerke, E.-C., Steiner, U., Mahlein, A.-K. (2019)
Discovering coherency of specific gene expression and optical reflectance properties of barley genotypes differing for resistance reactions against powdery mildew. 
PLOS ONE 14(3): e0213291

Oerke, E., Leucker, M., Steiner, U. (2019)
Sensory assessment of Cercospora beticola sporulation for phenotyping the partial disease resistance of sugar beet genotypes.
Plant Methods 15, 133, doi: 10.1186/s13007-019-0521-x

Bohnenkamp, D., Behmann, J., Mahlein, A.K. (2019)
In-field detection of yellow rust in wheat on the ground canopy and UAV scale.
Remote Sensing 11(21), 2495

Mahlein, A.-K., Alisaac, E., Al Masri, A., Behmann, J., Dehne, H.-W., Oerke, E.-C. (2019)
Comparison and combination of thermal, fluorescence and hyperspectral imaging for monitoring. Fusarium head blight of wheat on spikelet scale. Sensors 19, 2281

Alisaac, E., Behmann, J., Rathgeb, A., Karlovsky, P., Dehne, H.-W., Mahlein, A.-K.(2019)
Assessment of Fusarium infection and mycotoxin contamination of wheat kernels and flour using hyperspectral imaging. Toxins, 11, 556

Bohnenkamp, D., Kuska, M.T., Mahlein, A.-K., Behmann, J. (2019)
Hyperspectral signal decomposition and sympton detection of wheat rust disease at the leaf scale using pure fungal spore spectra as reference.
Plant Pathology 68, 1188-1195

Brugger, A., Behmann, J., Paulus, S., Luigs, H.-G., Kuska, M.T., Schramowski, P.,
Kersting, K., Steiner, U., Mahlein, A.-K. (2019)
Extending hyperspectral imaging for plant phenotyping to the UV-range.
Remote Sensing 11, 1401

Mahlein, A.-K., Kuska, M.T., Thomas, S., Wahabzada, M., Behmann, J.,
Rascher, U., Kersting, K. (2019)
Quantitative and qualitative phenotyping of disease resistance of crops by hyperspectral sensors: seamless interlocking of phytopathology, sensors, and machine learning is needed!
Current Opinion in Plant Biology 50:156-162

Mahlein, A.-K., Kuska, M.T., Behmann, J., Paulus, S. (2019)
New trends of digital  technologies – opportunities  for sugar beet cultivation.
International Sugar Journal 121 (1442): 134-136


Steiner, U., Leistner, E. (2018)
Ergot alkaloids and their hallucinogenic potential in morning glories.
Planta Medical 84(11):751-758.doi.org/10.1055/a-0577-8049

Kuska, M.T., Behmann, J., Mahlein, A.-K. (2018)
Potential of hyperspectral imaging to detect and identify the impact of chemical warfare compounds on plant tissue.
Pure and Applied Chemistry 90(10), 1615-1624

Mahlein, A.-K., Kuska, M. T., Behmann, J., Polder, G., Walter, A. (2018)
Hyperspectral sensors and imaging technologies in phytopathology: State of the art.
Annual Review of Phytopathology 56, 535-558

Oerke, E.-C. (2018)
Precision crop protection systems.
p 347 - 397 in: J. Stafford (ed.) Precision Agriculture for Sustainability.
Burleigh Dodds Science Publishing Ltd., Cambridge, UK

Kuska, M.T., Mahlein, A.-K. (2018)
Aiming at decision making in plant disease protection and phenotyping by the use of optical sensors. 
Eur J Plant Pathol. 152(4), 987-992

Alisaac, E., Behmann, J., Kuska, M.T., Dehne, H.-W., Mahlein, A.-K. (2018)
Hyperspectral quantification of wheat resistance to Fusarium head blight: comparison of two Fusarium species.
Eur J Plant Pathol. 152(4), 869-884

Behmann, J., Bohnenkamp, D., Paulus., S., Mahlein, A.-K. (2018)
Spatial Referencing of Hyperspectral Images for Tracing of Plant Disease Symptoms  .
J. Imaging 4(12),143.

Brugger, A., Kuska, M.T., Mahlein, A.-K. (2018)
Impact of compatible and incompatible barley—Blumeria graminis f.sp. hordei interactions on chlorophyll fluorescence parameters.
J Plant Dis Prot. 125(2), 177-186

Kuska, M.T., Behmann, J., Grosskinsky, D. K., Roitsch, T., Mahlein, A.-K. (2018)
Screening of barley resistance against powdery mildew by simultaneous high-throughput enzyme activity signature profiling and multispectral imaging. 
Frontiers in Plant Science 9, 1074

Thomas, S., Behmann, J., Steier, A., Kraska, T., Muller, O., Rascher, U., Mahlein, A.-K. (2018) 
Qantitative assessment of disease severity and rating of barley cultivars based on hyperspectral imaging in a non-invasive, automated phenotyping platform
Plant Methods 14:45

Leistner E., Steiner U. (2018)
The Genus Periglandula and its symbiotum with morning glory plants (Convolvulaceae).
p 131-147 in: Anke T., Schüffler A. (eds.) Physiology and Genetics. The Mycota
(A Comprehensive Treatise on Fungi as Experimental Systems for Basic and Applied Research), vol 15. Springer, Cham

Behmann, J., Acebron, K., Emin, D., Bennertz, S., Matsubara, S., Thomas, S., Bohnenkamp, D., Kuska, M.T., Jussila, J., Salo, H., Mahlein, A.-K., Rascher, U.(2018)
Specim IQ: Evaluation of a New, Miniaturized Handheld Hyperspectral Camera and Its Application for Plant Phenotyping and Disease Detection. 
Sensors 18(2), 441.

Võ, T. T., Dehne, H. W., Hamacher, J. (2018)
Transmission of Tomato chlorotic dwarf viroid by Myzus persicae assisted by Potato leafroll virus. 
Journal of Plant Diseases and Protection 1-8.

Thomas, S., Kuska, M.T., Bohnenkamp, D., Brugger, A., Alisaac, E., Wahabzada, M., Behmann, J., Mahlein, A.-K. (2018)
Benefits of hyperspectral imaging for plant disease detection and plant protection: a technical perspective.
J Plant Dis Prot. 125(1), 5-20

Hallau, L., Neumann, M., Blatt, B., Kleinhenz, B., Klein, T., Kuhn, C., Röhring, M., Bauckhage, C., Kersting, K., Mahlein, A-K., Steiner, U., Oerke, E-C. (2018)
Automated identification of sugar beet diseases using smartphones.
Plant Pathology 67(2), 399-410


Wahabzada M., Besser M., Khosravani M., Kuska, M.T., Kersting, K., Mahlein, A.-K., Stürmer, E. (2017)
Monitoring wound healing in a 3D wound model by hyperspectral imaging and efficient clustering.
PLOS ONE 12 (12): e0186425.

Kuska, M. T., Brugger, A., Thomas, S., Wahabzada, M., Kersting, K., Oerke, E-C., Steiner, U., Mahlein, A-K., (2017)
Spectral patterns reveal early resistance reactions of barley against Blumeria graminis f.sp. hordei.
Phytopathology 107,1388-1398

Leucker, M., Wahabzada, M., Kersting, K., Peter, M., Beyer, W., Steiner, U., Mahlein, A-K., Oerke, E-C. (2017)
Hyperspectral imaging reveals the effect of sugar beet QTLs on Cercospora leaf spot resistance.
Functional Plant Biology 44 (1), 1-9

Wedeking, R., Mahlein, A-K., Steiner, U., Wimmer, M., Oerke, E-C., Goldbach, H. (2017)
Osmotic adjustment of young sugar beets (Beta vulgaris L.) under progressive drought stress and subsequent rewatering assessed by metabolite analysis and infrared thermography.
Functional Plant Biology 44 (1), 119-133

Thomas, S., Wahabzada, M., Kuska, M., Rascher, U., Mahlein, A-K. (2017)
Observation of plant-pathogen interaction by simultaneous hyperspectral imaging reflection and transmission measurements.
Functional Plant Biology 44 (1), 23-34

Al Masri, A., Hau, B., Dehne, H-W., Mahlein, A-K., Oerke, E-C. (2017)
Impact of primary infection site of Fusarium species on head blight development in wheat ears evaluated by IR-thermography.
European Journal of Plant Pathology 147 (4), 855-868 


Oerke, E-C., Herzog, K., Toepfer, R. (2016)
Hyperspectral phenotyping of the reaction of grapevine genotypes to Plasmopara viticola.
Journal of Experimental Botany 67, 5529-43

Behmann J., Mahlein A.-K., Paulus S., Kuhlmann H., Oerke E.-C., Plümer L. (2016)
Generation and application of hyperspectral 3D plant models: methods and challenges.
Machine Vision and Applications,27 (5), 611-624

Meressa, B-H., Dehne, H-W., Hallmann, J. (2016)
Population dynamics and damage potential of Meloidogyne hapla to rose rootstock species.
Journal of Phytopathology 164 (10), 711-851

Nguyen, T.T.X, Dehne, H-W., Steiner, U. (2016)
Histopathological assessment of the infection of maize leaves by Fusarium graminearum, F. proliferatum, and F. verticillioides
Fungal Biology 120 (9), 1094-1104

Nguyen, T.T.X, Dehne, H-W., Steiner, U. (2016)
Maize leaf trichomes represent an entry point of infection for Fusarium species.
Fungal Biology 120 (8), 895-903

Kersting K., Bauckhage C., Wahabzada W., Mahlein A-K., Steiner U, Oerke E-C, Römer C., Plümer L. (2016)
Feeding the World with Big Data: Uncovering Spectral Characteristics and Dynamics of Stressed Plants.
Computational Sustainability 645, pp 99-120

Wahabzada M., Mahlein A.-K., Bauckhage C., Steiner U., Oerke E.-C., Kersting K.(2016)
Plant phenotyping using probabilistic topic models: Uncovering the hyperspectral language of plants.
Scientific Reports 6:22482 doi:10.1038/srep22482

Mahlein A.-K. (2016)
Plant disease detection by imaging sensors - parallels and specific demands for precision agriculture and plant phenotyping.
Plant Disease 100 (2),  241-251

Leucker M., Mahlein A.-K., Steiner U., Oerke E.-C. (2016)
Improvement of lesion phenotyping in Cercospora beticola - sugar beet interaction by hyperspectral imaging.
Phytopathology 106 (2),  177-184


Steiner, U., Hellwig neé Kucht, S., Ahimsa-Müller, M.A., Grundmann, N., Li, S-M., Drewke, C., Leistner, E. (2015)
The key role of peltate glandular trichomes in symbiota comprising clavicipiataceous fungi of the genus perigkandula and their host plants.
Toxins 7, 1355-1373

Dupuis, J., Paulus, S., Mahlein, A.-K., Kuhlmann, H., Eichert, T.(2015)
The impact of different leaf surface tissues on active 3D laser triangulation measurements.
Photogrammetrie, Fernerkundung, Geoinformation 5, 437-447

Mahlein A.-K., Hammersley S., Oerke E.-C., Dehne H.-W., Goldbach H., Grieve B. (2015)
Supplemental blue LED lightning array to improve the signal quality in hyperspectral imaging of plants.
Sensors, 15, 12834-12840, doi:10.3390/s150612834

Wahabzada M., Paulus S., Kersting K., Mahlein A.-K. (2015)Automated interpretation of 3D laserscanned point clouds for plant organ segmentation.
BMC Bioinformatics, 16:248

Behmann J., Mahlein A.-K., Paulus S., Kuhlmann H., Oerke E.-C., Plümer L. (2015)
Calibration of hyperspectral close-range pushbroom cameras for plant phenotyping.
ISPRS, Journal of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, 106, 172-182

Behmann J., Mahlein A.-K., Paulus S., Kuhlmann H., Oerke E.-C., Plümer L. (2015)
Generation and application of hyperspectral 3D plant models.
Computer Vision - ECCV 2014 Workshops. Lecture Notes in Computer Science Volume 8928, 2015, pp 117-130
DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-16220-1_9

Behmann J., Mahlein A.-K., Rumpf T., Römer C., Plümer L. (2015)
A review of advanced machine learning methods for the detection of biotic stress in precision crop protection.
Precision Agriculture  16:239-260

Kuska M., Wahabzada M., Leucker M., Dehne H.-W., Kersting K., Oerke E.-C., Steiner U., Mahlein A.-K. (2015)
Hyperspectral phenotyping on the microscopic scale: towards automated characterization of plant-pathogen interactions.
Plant Methods 11:28  doi:10.1186/s13007-015-0073-7

Wahabzada M., Mahlein A.-K., Bauckhage C., Steiner U., Oerke E.-C., Kersting K. (2015)
Metro Maps of Plant Disease Dynamics - Automated Mining of Differences Using Hyperspectral Images.
PLoS ONE 10(1): e0116902. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0116902


Meressa B.H., Heuer H., Dehne H.-W., Hallmann J. (2014)
First report of the Root Knot Nematode Meloidogyne hapla Parasitizing Roses in Ethiopia.
Plant Disease 98 (9), 1286, http://apsjournals.apsnet.org/doi/abs/10.1094/PDIS-04-14-0383-PDN

Oerke E.-C., Mahlein A.-K., Steiner U. (2014)
Proximal Sensing of Plant Diseases.
Gullino M. L., Bonants P. J. M. (eds.), Detection and Diagnostics of Plant Pathogens. Plant Pathology in the 21st Century, vol. 5,  55 - 68.

Lorentz L., Gaines T.A., Nissen S.J., Westra P., Strek H.J., Dehne H.-W., Ruiz-Santella J.P., Beffa R. (2014)
Characterization of Glyphosate Resistance in Amaranthus tuberculatus Populations.
Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry 2014 (62), 8134 - 8142.

Paulus S., Behmann J., Mahlein A.-K., Plümer L., Kuhlmann H. (2014)
Low-Cost 3D Systems: Suitable Tools for Plant Phenotyping.
Sensors 2014 (2), 3001 - 3018.

Berdugo C. A., Zito R., Paulus S., Mahlein A.-K. (2014)
Fusion of sensor data for the detection and differentiation of plant diseases in cucumber.
Plant Pathology 2014 (63) 1344-1356  DOI: 10.1111/ppa.12219

Guo Z., Döll K., Dastjerdi R., Karlovsky P., Dehne H.-W., Altınçiçek B. (2014)
Effect of Fungal Colonization of Wheat Grains with Fusarium spp. on Food Choice, Weight Gain and Mortality of Meal Beetle Larvae (Tenebrio molitor).
PLoS ONE 9 (6); e100112. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0100112


Schardl C.L., Young  C.A., Hesse  U., Amyotte S.G., Andreeva  K., Calie  P.J., Fleetwood  D.J., Haws  D.C., Moore  N., Oeser B., Panaccione D.G., Schweri  K.K., Voisey C.R., Farman  M.L., Jaromczyk  J.W., Roe B.A., O'Sullivan D.M., Scott B., Tudzynski P., An  Z.Q., Arnaoudova  E.G., Bullock  C.T., Charlton  N.D., Chen  L., Cox  M., Dinkins R.D., Florea  S., Glenn  A.E., Gordon  A., Guldener  U., Harris  D.R., Hollin  W., Jaromczyk  J., Johnson  RD., Khan  AK., Leistner  E., Leuchtmann  A., Li  CJ., Liu  JG., Liu  JZ., Liu  M., Mace  W., Machado  C., Nagabhyru  P., Pan  J., Schmid  J., Sugawara  K., Steiner  U., Takach  JE., Tanaka  E., Webb  JS., Wilson  EV., Wiseman  JL., Yoshida  R., Zeng  Z.
Plant-Symbiotic Fungi as Chemical Engineers: Multi-Genome Analysis of the Clavicipitaceae Reveals Dynamics of Alkaloid Loci.
PLOS GENETICS,  9 (2),  DOI: 10.1371/journal.pgen.1003323

Getachew S., Adugna G., Lemessa F., Hindorf H. (2013)
Population structure of Giberella xylarioides Heim and Saccas in Ethiopian forest coffee (Correea arabica L.) systems.
African Journal of Biotechnology 12(33), 5157-5163.

Altınçiçek B., Elashry A., Guz N., Grundler F.M.W., Vilcinskas A., Dehne H.-W.
Next Generation Sequencing Based Transcriptome Analysis of Septic-Injury Responsive Genes in the Beetle Tribolium castaneum.
PLOS-ONE 2013, 8(1): e52004.

Mahlein A-K., Wahabzada M., Kersting K., Steiner U., Oerke E.-C. (2013)
Hyperspectral image analysis for automatic detection of plant diseases.
Bornimer Agrartechnische Berichte, Heft 81, 154-158

Berdugo C.A., Mahlein A-K., Steiner U., Dehne H-W., Oerke E.-C. (2013)
Sensors and imaging techniques for the assessment of the delay of wheat senescence induced by fungicides.
Functional Plant Biology 40 (7), 677- 689.

Paulus S., Dupuis J., Mahlein A.-K., Kuhlmann H. (2013)
Surface feature based classification of plant organs from 3D laserscanned point clouds for plant phenotyping.
BMC Bioinformatics 13, 238.

Mahlein A-K., Rumpf T., Welke P., Dehne H-W., Plümer L., Steiner U., Oerke E-C. (2013)
Development of spectral indices for detecting and identifying plant diseases.
Remote Sensing of Environment 128, 21-30.


Mahlein A-K., Oerke E-C., Steiner U., Dehne H-W. (2012)
Recent advances in sensing plant diseases for precision crop protection.
European Journal of Plant Pathology, 133, 197-209.

Mahlein A-K., Steiner U., Hillnhütter C., Dehne H-W., Oerke E-C. (2012)
Hyperspectral imaging for small-scale analysis of symptoms caused by different sugar beet diseases.
Plant Methods 8 (3), doi:10.1186/1746-4811-8-3

Wagacha J.M., Oerke E-C., Dehne H-W., Steiner U. (2012)
Colonization of wheat seedling leaves by Fusarium species as observed in growth chambers: a role as inoculum for head blight infection?
Fungal Ecology 5 (5), 581-590.

Wagacha J.M., Oerke E-C., Dehne H-W., Steiner U. (2012)
Interactions of Fusarium species during prepenetration development.
Fungal Biology 116 (7), 836-847.

Berdugo C.A., Steiner U., Dehne H-W., Oerke E-C. (2012)
Effect of bixafen on senescence and yield formation of wheat.
Pesticide Biochemistry and Physiology 104 (3), 171-177.

Hbirkou C., Pätzold S., Mahlein A-K., Welp G. (2012)
Airborne hyperspectral imaging of spatial soil organic carbon heterogeneity at the field-scale.
Geoderma 175-176, 21-28.


Oerke E-C, Fröhling P., Steiner U. (2011)
Thermographic assessment of scab disease on apple leaves.
Precision Agriculture 12, 699-715.

Hillnhütter C., Sikora R.A., Oerke E.-C., van Dusschoten D. (2011)
Nuclear magnetic resonance: a tool for imaging belowground damage caused by Heterodera schachtii and Rhizoctonia solani on sugar beet.
Journal of Experimental Botany 63 (1), 319-327

Hillnhütter C., Mahlein A-K., Sikora R.A., Oerke E-C. (2011)
Remote sensing to detect plant stress induced by Heterodera schachtii and Rhizoctonia solani in sugar beet fields.
Field Crops Research 122, 70-77.

Hillnhütter C., Mahlein A-K., Sikora R.A., Oerke E-C. (2011)
Use of imaging spectroscopy to discriminate symptoms caused by Heterodera schachtii and Rhizoctonia solani on sugar beet.
Precision Agriculture 13 (1), 17-32.

Vogel H., Altınçiçek B., Glockner G., Vilcinskas A. (2011)
A comprehensive transcriptome and immune-gene repertoire of the lepidopteran model host Galleria mellonella
BMC Genomics 12: 308

Laughton A.M., Garcia J.R., Altınçiçek B., Strand M.R., Gerardo N.M. (2011)
Characterisation of immune responses in the pea aphid, Acyrthosiphon pisum

Altınçiçek B., Ter Braak B., Laughton A.M., Udekwu KI., Gerardo N.M. (2011)
Escherichia coli K-12 pathogenicity in the pea aphid, Acyrthosiphon pisum, reveals reduced antibacterial defense in aphids.


Wagacha J.M., Steiner U., Dehne H-W., Zuehlke S., Spiteller M., Muthomi J., Oerke E-C. (2010)
Diversity in mycotoxins and fungal species infecting wheat in Nakuru district, Kenya
Journal of Phytopathology 158: 527-535.

Rumpf T., Mahlein A-K., Steiner U., Oerke E-C., Dehne H-W., Pluemer L. (2010)
Early detection and classification of plant diseases with Support Vector Machines based on hyperspectral reflectance
Computers and Electronics in Agriculture 74: 91-99.

Goertz A., Zuehlke S., Spiteller M., Steiner U., Dehne H-W., Waalwijk C., de Vries I., Oerke E-C. (2010)
Fusarium species and mycotoxin profiles on commercial maize hybrids in Germany
European Journal of Plant Pathology 128: 101-111.

Moradi M., Oerke E-C., Steiner U., Tesfaye D., Schellander K., Dehne H-W. (2010)
Microbiological and Sybr (R) Green real-time PCR detection of major Fusarium head blight pathogens on wheat ears
Microbiology 79: 646-654.

Oerke E-C., Steiner U. (2010)
Potential of digital thermography for disease control

In: E-C. Oerke, R. Gerhards, G. Menz and R.A. Sikora (eds.),

Precision Crop Protection - the Challenge and Use of Heterogeneity. Dordrecht / Netherlands, pp. 167-182.

Feilhauer H., Oerke E-C., Schmidtlein S. (2010)
Quantifying empirical relations between planted species mixtures and canopy reflectance with PROTEST
Remote Sensing of Environment 114: 1513-1521.

Oerke E-C., Meier A., Dehne H-W., Sulyok M., Krska R., Steiner U. (2010)
Spatial variability of fusarium head blight pathogens and associated mycotoxins in wheat crops
Plant Pathology 59: 671-682.

Mahlein A-K., Steiner U., Dehne H-W., Oerke E-C. (2010)
Spectral signatures of sugar beet leaves for the detection and differentiation of diseases
Precision Agriculture 11: 413-431.


Hillnhuetter C., Sikora R.A., Oerke E-C. (2009)
Detection of complex soil-borne disease interactions by hyperspectral foliar surface monitoring in sugar beet
Phytopathology S53-S53 (Supplement)


Markert A., Steffan N., Ploss K., Hellweg S., Steiner U., Drewke C., Li S. M., Boland W., Leistner E. (2008)
Biosynthesis and accumulation of ergoline alkaloids in a mutualistic association between Ipomoea asarifolia (Convolvulaceae) and a clavicipitalean fungus
Plant Physiol. 147 (1), 296-305.

Müllenborn C., Steiner U., Ludwig M., Oerke E-C. (2008)
Effect of fungicides on the complex of Fusarium species and saprophytic fungi colonizing wheat kernels
European Journal of Plant Pathology 120: 157-166.

Müllenborn C., Steiner U., Oerke E-C. (2008)
Efficacy of Fungicides against Fusarium Head Blight Pathogens and Saprophytic Fungi
Symposium, 219-225, BCPC, Alton, UK

Görtz A., Oerke E-C., Steiner U., Dehne H-W. (2008)
Incidence and Control of Fusarium Ear Rot of Maize
Modern Fungicides and Antifungal Compounds V, 15th International Reinhardsbrunn Symposium,339-344, BCPC, Alton, UK

Wagacha J.M., Oerke E-C., Dehne H-W., Steiner U. (2008)
Incidence of Fusarium Species in Kenyan Wheat: Monitoring, Diagnosis and Risk Analysis
Modern Fungicides and Antifungal Compounds V, 15th International Reinhardsbrunn Symposium,235-240, BCPC, Alton, UK

Schumacher C.F.A., Steiner U., Dehne H-W., Oerke E-C. (2008)
Localized adhesion of non-germinated Venturia inaequalis conidia to leaves and artificial surfaces
Phytopathology 98: 760-768.

Mebrate S.A., Oerke E-C., Dehne H-W., Pillen K. (2008)
Mapping of the leaf rust resistance gene Lr38 on wheat chromosome arm 6DL using SSR markers
Euphytica (in print; doi 10.1007/s10681-007-9615-z).

Moradi, M. (2008)
Microbiological and molecular assessment of interactions among the major Fusarium head blight pathogens on whear

Dehne H-W., Deising H.B., Gisi U., Kuck K.H., Russell P.E., Lyr H. (2008)
Modern Fungicides and Antifungal Compounds V, 15th International Reinhardsbrunn Symposium, BCPC, Alton, UK

Mebrate S.A., Dehne H-W., Pillen K., Oerke E-C. (2008)
Postulation of seedling leaf rust resistance genes in selected Ethiopian and German bread wheat cultivars

Crop Science 48: 507-516.

Moradi M., Oerke E-C., Steiner U., Tesfaye D., Schellander K., Dehne H-W. (2008)
Quantification of the Interactions among Fusarium Species in Wheat Ears
Modern Fungicides and Antifungal Compounds V, 15th International Reinhardsbrunn Symposium,241-244, BCPC, Alton, UK

Schlang N., Steiner U., Dehne H-W., Oerke E-C. (2008)
Spatial Distribution of Fusarium Head Blight in Wheat Fields
Modern Fungicides and Antifungal Compounds V, 15th International Reinhardsbrunn Symposium, 345-351, BCPC, Alton, UK


Schumacher C. (2007)
Adhäsion und Entwicklung von Venturia inaequalis (Cke.) Wint. Auf Apfel- und Modelloberflächen

Fröhling P (2007)
Charakterisierung der Entwicklung von Venturia inaequalis - Isolaten

Ahimsa-Müller M A., Markert A., Hellwig S., Knoop V., Steiner U., Drewke C., Leistner E. (2007)
Clavicipitaceous Fungi Associated with Ergoline Alkaloid Containing Convolvulaceae
Journal Natural Products 70 (12), 1955-1960

Lenthe J-H., Oerke E-C., Dehne H-W. (2007)
Digital infrared thermography for monitoring canopy health of wheat
Prec. Agric. 8: 15-26

Stosch A. K., Solga A., Steiner U., Oerke E-C., Barthlott W., Cerman Z. (2007)
Efficiency of self-cleaning properties in wheat (Triticum aestivum L.)
J Appl. Bot. Food Qual. 81, 49-55

Stenzel I., Steiner U., Dehne H-W., Oerke E-C. (2007)
Occurrence of fungal leaf pathogens in sugar beet fields monitored with digital infrared thermography
J.V. Stafford (ed.): Precision Agriculture ’07. Papers presented at the 6th European Conference on Precision Agriculture, Wageningen Academic Publishers, The Netherlands.

Steiner U., Oerke E-C. (2007)
Partial melanization of appressoria and pathogenicity of Venturia inaequalis.
Phytopathology 97 (10), 1222-1230

Kizilkaya O., Prange A., Steiner U., Oerke E-C., Scott J.D., Morikawa., E, Hormes J. (2007)
The infrared microspectroscopy beamline at CAMD and its application in plant-pathogen interactions.
Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research A 582:274-276

Knop M., Pacyna S., Voloshchuk N., Kant S., Müllenborn C., Steiner U., Kirchmair M., Scherer H. W., Schulz M. (2007)
Zea mays: Benzoxazolinone detoxification under sulfur deficiency conditions – a complex allelopathic alliance including endophytic Fusarium verticillioides
J. Chem. Ecol. 33 (2), 225-237


Mebrate S.A., Dehne H-W., Pillen K., Oerke E-C. (2006)
Molecular diversity in Puccinia triticina isolates from Ethiopia and Germany
J Phytopathology 154 (11-12), 701-710; DOI: 10.1111/j.1439-0434.2006.01177.x

Oerke E.-C. (2006)
Crop losses to animal pests, plant pathogens and weeds
D. Pimentel (ed.) Encyclopedia of Pest Management, DOI: 10.1081/E-EPM-120009897, http://www.dekker.

Oerke E-C. (2006)
Crop losses to pests
J. Agric. Sci. 144: 31-43

Lenthe J.H. (2006)
Erfassung befallsrelevanter Klimafaktoren in Weizenbeständen mit Hilfe digitaler Infrarot-Thermographie


Mebrate S.A., (2006)
Genetic and phenotypic analyses of the wheats Puccinia triticina Eriks. Pathosystem

Steiner U., Ahimsa-Müller M. A., Markert A., Kucht S., Groß J., Knauf N., Zych M., Lamshöft M., Furmanowa M., Knoop V., Drewke C., Leistner E. (2006)

Molecular characterization of a seed transmitted clavicipitaceous fungus occrring on dicotyledeneous plants

Planta 224, 533-544

Bringe K., Schumacher C., Schmitz-Eiberger M., Steiner U., Oerke E-C. (2006)
Ontogenetic variation in chemical and physical characteristics of adaxial apple leaf surface

Phytochemistry 67, 161-170

Oerke E-C., Steiner U., Dehne H-W., Lindenthal M. (2006)
Thermal imaging of cucumber leaves affected by downy mildew and environmental conditions
J. Exp. Botany 57, 2121 – 2132


Mekuria T., Steiner U., Hindorf H., Frahm J-P., Dehne H-W. (2005)
Bioactivity of bryophyte extracts against Botrytis cinerea, Alternaria solani and Phytophthora infestan
J. Applied Botany and Food Quality 79, 89-93

Lindenthal M., Steiner U., Dehne H-W., Oerke E-C. (2005)

Effect of downy mildew development on transpiration of cucumber leaves visualized by digital infrared thermography

Phytopathology 95, (3) 233-240

Blaeser P., Dehne H.-W., Steiner U. (2005)
Effect of the Plant Extract from Potentilla erecta on Growth and on the Ultrastructure of the Mycelium of Phytopathogens

Modern Fungicides and Antifungal Compounds IV, 14th International Reinhardsbrunn Symposium, April 25-29, 2004, 341-349, BCPC, Alton, UK

Modern Fungicides and Antifungal Compounds IV, 14th International Reinhardsbrunn Symposium, April 25-29, 2004, Fröhling P., Steiner U., Oerke E.-C. (2005)
Influence of temperature on pre- and postinfectional development of Venturia inaequalis isolates

Meyer G. (2005)

Kornbefall durch Fusarium-Arten an Winterweizen in NRW in den Jahren 2001-2003 unter besonderer Berücksichtigung Moniliformin-bildender Arten


Dehne H-W., Gisi U., Kuck K.H., Russell P., Lyr H. (2005)

Modern Fungicides and Antifungal Compounds IV,368 p.,BCPC, Alton UK

Meyer G., Oerke E-C., Steiner U., Dehne H-W. (2005)

Occurrence of Fusarium species on Winter Wheat in Northrhine-Westfalia 2001-2003

Modern Fungicides and Antifungal Compounds IV, 14th International Reinhardsbrunn Symposium, April 25-29, 2004, 341-349, BCPC, Alton, UK

Gachomo E.W. (2005)

Studies of the life cycle of Diplocarpon rosae Wolf on roses and the effectiveness of fungicides on pathogenesis


Lindenthal M. (2005)

Visualisierung der Krankheitsentwicklung von Falschem Mehltau an Gurken durch Pseudoperonospora cubensis mittels Thermographie



Dehne H-W., Oerke E-C., Steiner U. (2004)

Auftreten von Mykotoxinen im Getreide und Vermeidungsstrategien aus Sicht des Pflanzenbaus

Agrarspectrum Schriftenreihe 37, 129-140

Alemu T. (2004)

Characterisation of viruses of pepper (Capsicum spp.) and sweet potato (Ipomea batatas) from Ethiopia

Adunga G. (2004)

Diverstiy in pathogenicity and genetics of Gibberella xylarioides (Fusarium xylarioides) populations and resistance of Coffea spp. in Ethiopia

Diedhiou P.M., Oerke E-C., Dehne H-W. (2004)

Effects of strobilurin fungicides azoxystrobin and kresoxim-methyl on arbuscular mycorrhiza.

J. Plant Dis. Protect.111, 545-556

Girma A., Hindorf H., Steiner U., Nirenberg H. I., Dehne H-W., Schellander K. (2004)

Genetic Diversity in the Coffee Wilt Pathogen (Gibberella xylarioides) Populations: Differentiation by Host Specialization and RAPD Analysis

J. Plant Dis. Prot. 112, 134-145

Bölling N. (2004)

Phytopathologische Charakterisierung von Isolaten des Gurkenmosaikvirus


Oerke E-C., Dehne H-W. (2004)

Safeguarding production - pests, losses and crop protection in major crops.

Crop Protection 23, 275-285.


Heger M., Oerke E-C., Dehne H-W., Hindorf H. (2003)

Evaluation of an action-threshold based IPM wheat model in Rhineland (Germany) in 1999/2001

EPPO Bulletin 33, 397-401

Dehne H-W. (2003)

Achtung! Nebenwirkungen möglich. Zusatzstoffe zu Fungiziden.

Dlz, 3, 28-34,

Lienemann K. (2003)

Auftreten von Fusarium-Arten an Winterweizen im Rheinland und Möglichkeiten der Befallskontrolle unter besonderer Berücksichtigung der Weizensorte

Tadesse M, Steiner U., Hindorf H., Dehne H-W (2003)

Bryophyte extracts with activity against plant pathogenic fungi

SINET Ethiop. J. Sci. 26, 55-62

Metz C. (2003)

Einfluss des Pathogengenotyps auf die antagonistische Wirksamkeit von Ulocladium atrum gegen Botrytis cinerea

Dehne H-W., Oerke E-C., Steiner U. (2003)

Fusarium diseases of wheat.

Biology of fungal pathogens. Vol. 2, Verreet, A. & H. Klink (eds), APS Press USA

Diedhiou P.M., Hallmann J., Oerke E-C. & Dehne H-W. (2003)

Interactions of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi and a non-pathogenic Fusarium oxysporum on Meloidogyne incognita infestation of tomato.

Mycorrhizae 13, 199-204

Lenthe J-H., Oerke E-C., Dehne H-W. (2003)

Thermography as a tool for the forecasting of fungal infections of wheat.

Programme book of the joint conference of ECPA - ECPLF.  Wageningen Academic Publishers, Wageningen, NL.

Manly A.A.B. (2003)

Untersuchungen zum integrierten Pflanzenschutz im Gurken- und Tomatenanbau

Lindenthal M., Oerke E-C., Steiner U., Dehne H-W. (2003)

Visualization of downy mildew development in cucumber using thermography

Programme book of the joint conference of ECPA - ECPLF.  Wageningen Academic Publishers, Wageningen, NL.

Meier A. (2003)

Zur Bedeutung von Umweltbedingungen und Pflanzenbaulichen Maßnahmen auf den Fusarium-Befall und Mykotoxinbelastung von Weizen

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