Prof. Dr. Ranka Junge

Prof. Dr. Ranka Junge

Prof. Dr. Ranka Junge
ZHAW Life Sciences und Facility Management
Grüental
8820 Wädenswil

+41 (0) 58 934 59 22
ranka.junge@zhaw.ch

Persönliches Profil

Leitungsfunktion

  • Leitung Fachbereich Ecological Engineering

Tätigkeit an der ZHAW als

Dozentin

www.zhaw.ch/iunr/oekotechnologie

Lehrtätigkeit in der Weiterbildung

Arbeits- und Forschungsschwerpunkte, Spezialkenntnisse

- Aquaponic (Aquaculture and Hydroponic)
- Macrophyte based wastewater treatment (constructed wetlands)
- Wastewater-fed Aquaculture
- Building integrated agriculture and Urban agriculture
- Zero-Emission-Buildings (ZEB)
- Languages: German, Slovenian, English, Italian, Serbo-croatian, French

Aus- und Fortbildung

Dissertation Limnologie und Umweltmikrobiologie (1990, Universität Konstanz, D)
Studium Biologie (1979, Diplom Universität Ljubljana, SI)

Beruflicher Werdegang

since 2007 Professor ZFH, Zurich University of Applied Sciences, Wädenswil
2000 – 2007 Dozent, University of Applied Sciences Wädenswil (HSW/ZFH)
1997 - 2000 Senior Scientist, University of applied sciences Wädenswil
1996 – 1999 Research Assistant, University Base, NLU
1993 – 1996 Postdoctoral researcher, University Basel, Zool. Institute

Mitglied in Netzwerken

Projekte

Projektleitung

Mitarbeit an folgenden Projekten

Publikationen

Monographien und Herausgeberschaften

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Wastewater-fed Aquaculture Otelfingen, Switzerland: Influence of system design and operation parameters on the efficiency of nutrient incorporation into plant biomass

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Wastewater Treatment, Plant Dynamics and Management in Constructed and Natural Wetlands. Dordrecht, NL: Springer Science + Business Media B.V..

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Proceedings of the International Conference on Urban Horticulture

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In: Acta Horticulturae. Wädenswil, Zürich: ISHS.

Beiträge, peer-reviewed

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Microbial diversity in different compartments of an aquaponics system

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Archives of Microbiology, 199, 4. 613-620. Peer reviewed.

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Global Trends and Current Status of Commercial Urban Rooftop Farming

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Sustainability, 8 doi:10.3390/su8111108. Peer reviewed.

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On the sustainability of aquaponics

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Ecocycles, 2, 1. DOI: 10.19040/ecocycles.v2i1.50. Peer reviewed.

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Physiological responses of carp (Cyprinus carpio L.) to dietary exposure to zearalenone (ZEN)

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Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology, Part C, 188 52-59. Peer reviewed.

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Potential for combined biocontrol activity against fungal fish and plant pathogens by bacterial isolates from a model aquaponic system

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Water, 8, 11. doi:10.3390/w8110518. Peer reviewed.

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Survey of Aquaponics in Europe

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Water, 8 doi:10.3390/w8100468. Peer reviewed.

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The Effect of Anaerobic and Aerobic Fish Sludge Supernatant on Hydroponic Lettuce

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Agronomy, 6, 37. DOI: 10.3390/agronomy6020037. Peer reviewed.

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Tomato Productivity and Quality in Aquaponics: Comparison of Three Hydroponic Methods

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Water, 8, 11. doi:10.3390/w8110533. Peer reviewed.

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Tomato Productivity and Quality in Aquaponics: Comparison of Three Hydroponic Methods

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Water, 8, 11. 533. Peer reviewed.

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Aquaponics business in Europe: some legal obstacles and solutions

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Ecocycles, 1, 2. 10.19040/ecocycles.v1i2.30. Peer reviewed.

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Effects of dietary exposure to zearalenone (ZEN) on carp (Cyprinus carpio L.)

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Toxins, 7, 9. 10.3390/toxins7093465. Peer reviewed.

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Immunomodulation by zearalenone (ZEN) in carp (Cyprinus carpio L.)

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BioMed Research International dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/420702. Peer reviewed.

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Towards Development of a Label for Zero Emission Buildings: A Tool to Evaluate Potential Zero Emission Buildings

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Sustainability, 7, 5. doi:10.3390/su7055071 . Peer reviewed.

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Hydrothermal carbonization of organic material with low dry matter content: the example of waste whey

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Journal of Residuals Science &Technology, 10, 4. 179 - 186. Peer reviewed.

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Potential of algae turf scrubbers (ATS™) for elimination of phosphorus from swimming ponds

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In: M. Borin; M. Malagoli; M. Salvato; B. Tanis (Hg.). Wetland Systems: Ecology, Functioning and Management. (29-30). Padova: P.A.N.. Peer reviewed.

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Aquaponic Systems: Nutrient recycling from fish wastewater by vegetable production

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Desalination, 267, 1-3. doi:10.1016/j.desal.2008.03.048. Peer reviewed.

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Elimination of phenols, ammonia and cyanide in wash water from biomass gasification, and nitrogen recycling using planted trickling filters

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Water Science and Technology, 60, 12. doi:10.2166/wst.2009.728. Peer reviewed.

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Recycling Nutrients from Industrial Wastewater by Aqua-culture Systems in Temperate Climates (Switzerland)

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Journal of Applied Aquaculture, 13 dx.doi.org/10.1300/J028v13n01_04. Peer reviewed.

Beiträge, nicht peer-reviewed

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Nutrient supply of plants in aquaponic systems

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Ecocycles, 2, 2. 17-20.

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Acvaponia în lume

: Aquaponic systems around the world.

Revista Română de Acvaponie, 1. 12/15.

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On the “Aquaponic Corner” section of our Journal

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Ecocycles, 1, 2. 1-2.

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Aquaponic in classrooms as a tool to promote system thinking

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In: Milena Maček Jerala; Melita Ana Maček (Hg.). Konferenca VIVUS: Prenos inovacij, znanja in izkušenj v vsakdanjo rabo / Conference VIVUS: Transmission of Innovations, Knowledge and Practical Experience into Everyday Practice . Zbornik referatov / Collection of Papers, Strahinj, 14-–15. november 2014. (234-244). (350. Aufl.) Strahinj: Biotehniški center Naklo.

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Aquaponics in classrooms as a tool to promote system thinking

: Oral presentation..

In: 2nd SCIENTIX Conference. Brussels, 24-26 October 2014. Programme & Abstracts.. (39). Brussels: European Schoolnet.

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Building integrated food production

: Oral presentation.

In: K. Hyun; T. Schuetze; S. Ji (Hg.). The 1st Symposium on Green Infrastructure for Future City & the 4th International Symposium ZEBISTIS Zero Emission Building . 8th April 2014 . Bundang-gu, Seongnam-si, Gyeonggi-do, Korea: KORANET.

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Preliminarni monitoring akvaponicnega sistema v biotehniskem centru Naklo

: Preliminary Monitoring of an Aquaponic System in Biotechnical Centre Naklo.

Moje podezelje, 5, 9. 10-11.

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The multifunctional aquaponic system at ZHAW used as research and training lab

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In: Milena Maček Jerala; Melita Ana Maček (Hg.). Konferenca VIVUS: Prenos inovacij, znanja in izkušenj v vsakdanjo rabo / Conference VIVUS: Transmission of Innovations, Knowledge and Practical Experience into Everyday Practice. Zbornik referatov / Collection of Papers, Strahinj, 14.–15. november 2014. (245-255). (350. Aufl.) Strahinj: Biotehniški center Naklo.

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The potential of aquaponics for food production in the cities of the future

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In: B. Kompare; N. Atanasova; T. Griessler Bulc; K. Jarni (Hg.). Cities of the future. Course Material, 9th and 10th June 2014.. Ljubljana: Faculty of Civil and Geodetic Engineering.

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Towards development of a label for Zero Emission Buildings: A Tool to evaluate potential Zero Emission Buildings

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In: Proceedings of the 4th World Sustain. Forum, 1-30 November 2014 (doi:10.3390/wsf-4-a001). Sciforum Electronic Series, Vol 4. MDPI.

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Transfer of Innovation to Agricultural Sector: Example of ZHAW, Institute for Natural Resource Sciences

: Invited Lecture.

In: Konferenca VIVUS: Prenos inovacij, znanja in izkušsenj v vsakdanjo rabo / Conference VIVUS: Transmission of Innovations, Knowledge and Practical Experience into Everyday Practice. Zbornik izvlečkov / Book of Abstracts, 14.–15. november . (ISBN 978-961-93564-4-9). Strahinj: Biotehnisški center Naklo.

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UF001 LokDepot, Basel: The first commercial rooftop aquaponic farm in Switzerland

: Oral presentation.

In: 2014 International Conference on Vertical Farming and Urban Agriculture (VFUA 2014). 9th-10th September 2014. Nottingham: UK.

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Development of Aquaponic Technology in Switzerland

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In: Schütze, Th.; Kang, J.E. (Hg.). Zero Emission Building – Integrating Sustainable Technologies and Infrastructure Systems. Proceedings of the 1st International Symposium, 15th January 2013. (235-255). Seoul, Republic of Korea: Sungkyunkwan University.

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Integrating Aquaponic Technology into the Cities

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In: A. Baban; N. Akalin (Hg.). Theoretical and practical concepts for sustainable buildings and interactions . Proceedings of the 3rd International ZEBISTIS Symposium . (31-50). Turkey: Environment and Cleaner Production Institute, Marmara Research Center, TUBITAK.

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Null-Energie-Null-Emissions-Häuser in Südkorea

: Fünf Pilotprojekte aus der Metropolregion Seoul.

unr.intern, 1 . 27-29.

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Closing Water, Nutrient and Energy Cycles within Cities by Urban Farms for Fish and Vegetable Production

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IWA Specialist Group on Use of Macrophytes in Water Pollution Control: Newsletter, 37. 37-41.

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Effect of plant harvesting on nitrogen removal in constructed wetland systems

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Proceedings of the International Conference on Engineering and Environment - ICEE

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Forschungsprojekt Algenrasenfilter

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Umwelt Perspektiven, 619. 43-47.

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Wastewater treatment in the urban environment

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In: Ranka Junge-Berberovic; Jean-Bernard Bächtiger; W J Simpson (Hg.). Acta Horticulturae. 643. (249-256). Wädenswil, Switzerland: ISHS.

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The First International Conference on Urban Horticulture

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Chronica Horticulturae, 43, 1. 24-26.

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Naturnah klären

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Baubiologie, 3. 27-30.

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Aquakultur Otelfingen - eine biologische Kläranlage zur Produktion von Biomasse

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Der Gemüsebau, 7. 4-5.

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Possibilities and limits of wastewater-fed aquacultures

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In: Ecosan - closing the loop in wastewater management and sanitation. (113-122). Bonn, Germany: Deutsche Gesellschaft für Technische Zusammenarbeit (GTZ).

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Treating biogas plant effluent through aquaculture

: first Results and experiences from the pilot plant Otelfingen (Switzerland).

In: B B Jana; R D Banerjee; B Guterstam; J Heeb (Hg.). Waste recycling and resource management in the developing world. (51-57). Switzerland: University of Kalyani, India and International Ecological Engineering Society.

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