Publications and Deliverables


SWEEDHART – Separation of weeds during harvesting and
hygienisation to enhance crop productivity in the long term


Peer-reviewed articles in scientific journals:

Weiß, B.; Glasner, C. (2018:): Evaluation of the process steps of pretreatment, pellet production and combustion for an energetic utilization of wheat chaff; Frontiers in Environmental Science – Agroecology and Land Use Systems, 6, 36; DOI: 10.3389/fenvs.2018.00036

Andreasen, C.; Bitarafan, Z.; Fenselau, J.; Glasner, C. (2018): Exploiting waste heat from combine harvesters to damage harvested weed seeds and reduce weed infestation; Agriculture, 8, 42; doi:10.3390/agriculture8030042

Glasner, C.; Vieregge, C.; Robert, J.; Fenselau, J.; Bitarafan, Z.; Andreasen, C. (2019): Evaluation of new harvesting methods to reduce weeds on arable fields and collect a new feedstock; Energies, 12, 1688; doi:10.3390/en12091688

Jakobsen, K.; Jensen, J. A.; Bitarafan, Z.; Andreasen, C. (2019): Killing weed seeds with exhaust gas from a combine harvester; Agronomy, 9, 544; doi:10.3390/agronomy9090544

J. S. Unger, C. Glasner (2019): Cost analysis of chaff harvesting concepts in Germany; Agronomy, 9(10), 579; DOI: https://doi.org/10.3390/agronomy9100579

Bitarafan, Z.; Andreasen, C. (2019): Harvest Weed Seed Control: Seed Production and Retention of Fallopia convolvulus, Sinapis arvensis, Spergula arvensis and Stellaria media at Spring Oat Maturity; Agronomy 2020, 10, 46; doi:10.3390/agronomy10010046

Bitarafan, Z.; Andreasen, C. (2020): Seed production and retention at maturity of blackgrass (Alopecurus myosuroides) and silky windgrass (Apera spicaventi) at wheat harvest; Weed Science; doi: 10.1017/wsc.2020.7

Shumilina, E.;  Andreasen, C.; Bitarafan, Z.; Dikiy, A. (2020): Determination of glyphosate in dried wheat by 1H-NMR spectroscopy; Molecules 2020, 25, 1546; DOI:10.3390/molecules25071546

Bitarafan, Z.; Andreasen, C. (2020): Seed retention of ten common weed species at oat harvest reveals the potential for harvest weed seed control; Weed Research; 00:1–10; DOI: 10.1111/wre.12438

Congress proceedings:

Weiß, B.; Glasner, C. (2018): Preparation and compaction of wheat chaff in order to supply optimized solid biofuels; Proceedings, EUBCE2018: 26th European Biomass Conference and Exhibition (EUBCE), 14-17 May 2018, Copenhagen, Denmark; ISBN: 978-88-89407-18-9

Glasner, C.; Andreasen, C.; Vieregge, C.; Dikiy, A.; Fenselau, J.; Bitarafan, Z.; Shumilina, E. (2018): Adaptions of harvesting methods and concepts to reduce weeds on agricultural fields and to gain potentially an unexploited biomass feedstock; Proceedings, EUBCE2018: 26th European Biomass Conference and Exhibition (EUBCE), 14-17 May 2018, Copenhagen, Denmark; ISBN: 978-88-89407-18-9; p. 64 – 71, DOI: 10.5071/26thEUBCE2018-1BO.1.3

Christian Andreasen; Jakob A. Jensen; Klaus Jakobsen (2018): Using exhaust gas from a combine harvester to kill harvested weed seeds; 18th European Weed Research Society Symposium; June 17-21, 2018, Ljubljana, Slovenia

Bitarafan, Z.; Andreasen, C. (2018): Seed production and seed shattering of black-grass (Alopecurus myosuroides) in winter wheat; 18th European Weed Research Society Symposium; June 17-21, 2018, Ljubljana, Slovenia

Bitarafan, Z.; Glasner, C.; Fenselau, J.; Andreasen, C. (2019): Destroying weed seeds with exhaust gas from a combine harvester; Abstract; 3rd Global congress on Plant Biology and Biotechnology; 11.-13.03.2019, Singapore, Republic Singapore; Magnus Group. p. 56.

Andreasen, C.; Bitarafan, Z. (2019): Seed shattering of Bromus hordeaceus L. during the growning season of winter wheat; Abstract; 3rd Global congress on Plant Biology and Biotechnology; 11.-13.03.2019, Singapore, Republic Singapore; Magnus Group. p. 56.