Xu, Y., Seshadri, B., Sarkar, B., Wang, H., Rumpel, C., Sparks, D., Bolan, N., 2018: Biochar modulates heavy metal toxicity and improves microbial carbon use efficiency. Science of the Total Environment, 621, 148-159.

Calabi-Floody, M., Medina, J., Rumpel, C., Condron, L.M., Hernandez, M., Dumont, M., Mora, M.L., 2018: Smart fertilizers as a strategy for sustainable agriculture. Advances in Agronomy, 147, 119-157.

Rumpel, C., Lehmann, J., Chabbi, A., 2018: ‘4 per 1,000’ initiative will boost soil carbon for climate and food security. Nature, 553, 27.

Barthod, J., Rumpel, C. , Dignac, M.-F., 2018: Composting with additives to improve organic amendments. A review. Agronomy for Sustainable Development, 38, 17.

Koegel-Knabner, I., Rumpel, C., 2018: Advances in molecular approaches for understanding soil organic matter composition, origin and turnover – a historical overview. Advances in Agronomy, 149, 1-48.

Barthod, J., Rumpel, C., Calabi Floody, M., Bolan, N., Mora Gil, M.L., Dignac, M.-F., 2018 : Addition of worms during composting with red mud and fly ash reduces CO2 emissions and increases plant available nutrient contents. Journal of Environmental Management, 222, 207-215.

Nkwain, Y.F., Demyan, M. S., Rasche, F., Dignac, M.-F., Schulz, E., Kätterer, T., Müller, T., Cadisch G. 2018 : Coupling pyrolysis with mid-infrared spectroscopy (Py-MIRS) to fingerprint biochemical quality of soil organic matter. Journal of Analytical and Applied Pyrolysis, 133, 176-184.

Paetsch, L, Mueller, C.W., Kögel-Knabner, I., von Lützow, M., Girardin, C., Rumpel, C. 2018: Effect of in-situ aged and fresh biochar on soil water holding capacity and microbial C use under drought conditions. Nature Scientific Reports, 8:6852.

Crème, A., Rumpel, C., Le Roux, X., Romian, A., Lan, T., Chabbi, A., 2018: Fertilised ley grassland has a legacy effect on soil organic matter quantity and quality and microbial activities favourable to C sequestration. Soil Biology and Biochemistry, 122, 203-210.

Watteau, F., Dignac, M.-F., Bouchard, A., Revallier, A.,  Houot, S., 2018 : Microplastic detection in soil amended with municipal solid waste composts as revealed by transmission electronic microscopy and pyrolysis/GC/MS. Frontiers in Sustainainable Food Systems doi: 10.3389/fsufs.2018.00081

Rumpel, C., Amiraslani, F., Koutika, L.-S., Smith, P., Whitehead, D., Wollenberg, E., 2018 : Put more carbon in soils to meet Paris climate pledges. Nature, 564, 32-34.