Publications

Publications listed in FIS system of BOKU

Publications listed in ORCID

PEER REVIEWED ARTICLES (SCI)

  • Ozparpucu M; Ruggeberg M; Gierlinger N; Cesarino I; Vanholme R; Boerjan W; Burgert I (2017) Unravelling the impact of lignin on cell wall mechanics – a comprehensive study on young poplar trees downregulated for CINNAMYL ALCOHOL DEHYROGENASE (CAD). The Plant journal DOI: 10.1111/tpj.13584
  • Prats Mateu B, Harreither, E, Schosserer M, Puxbaum V, Gludovacz E, Borth N, Gierlinger N, Grillari J (2017) Label-free live cell imaging by confocal Raman microscopy identifies CHO host and producer cell lines. Biotechnology Journal 12 (1): 1-8.
  • Prats Mateu B, Gierlinger N (2017) Tip in–light on: Advantages, challenges, and applications of combining AFM and Raman microscopy on biological samples. Microscopy Research and Technique (80): 30-40. DOI 10.1002/jemt.22744
  • Prats Mateu B, Hauser M-T, Heredia A, Gierlinger N (2016) Waterproofing in Arabidopsis: Following phenolics and lipids in situ by Confocal Raman Microscopy. Front. Chem. 4 (10):1-13.
  • Keplinger T, Cabane E, Chanana M, Hass P, Merk V, Gierlinger N, Burgert I (2015) A versatile strategy for grafting polymers to wood cell walls. Acta Biomaterialia 11(1):256-263.
  • Pedersen NB, Gierlinger N, Thygesen LG (2015) Bacterial and abiotic decay in waterlogged archaeological Picea abies (L.) Karst studied by confocal Raman imaging and ATR-FTIR spectroscopy. Holzforschung 69(1):103-112.
  • Wang X, Keplinger T, Gierlinger N, Burgert I (2014) Plant material features responsible for bamboo’s excellent mechanical performance: A comparison of tensile properties of bamboo and spruce at the tissue, fibre and cell wall levels. Annals of Botany 114 (8): 1627-1635.
  • Gierlinger N (2014) Revealing changes in molecular composition of plant cell walls on the micron-level by -Raman mapping and vertex component analysis (VCA). Frontiers in Plant Science 5 (306)
  • Merk V, Chanana M, Gierlinger N, Hirt AM, Burgert I (2014) Hybrid Wood Materials with Magnetic Anisotropy Dictated by the Hierarchical Cell Structure. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 6 (12): 9760-9767
  • Keplinger T, Konnerth J, Aguié-Béghin V, Rüggeberg M, Gierlinger N, Burgert I (2014) A zoom into the nanoscale texture of secondary cell walls. Plant Methods. 10(1):1. DOI: 10.1186/1746-4811-10-1.
  • Ermeydan MA, Cabane E, Gierlinger N, Koetz J, Burgert I (2014) Improvement of wood material properties via in situ polymerization of styrene into tosylated cell walls. RSC Advances 4(25): 12981-12988, DOI: 10.1039/c4ra00741g
  • Thygesen LG, Gierlinger N (2013) The molecular structure within dislocations in Cannabis sativa fibres studied by polarised Raman microspectroscopy. Journal of Structural Biology 182(3): 219-225.
  • Gierlinger N, Keplinger T, Harrington M (2012) Imaging of plant cell walls by Confocal Raman microscopy. Nature Protocols 7(9): 1694-1708.
  • Schenk AS, Zlotnikov I, Pokroy B, Gierlinger N, Masic A, Zaslansky P, Fitch A.N, Paris O, Metzger TH, Cölfen H, Fratzl P, Aichmayer B (2012) Hierarchical Calcite Crystals with Occlusions of a Simple Polyelectrolyte Mimic Complex Biomineral Structures. Advanced Functional Materials 22 (22): 4668-4676.
  • Horvath L, Peszlen I, Gierlinger N, Peralta P, Steve K, Csoka L (2012) Distribution of wood polymers within the cell wall of transgenic aspen imaged by Raman microscopy. Holzforschung 66:717-725.
  • Lamprecht C, Gierlinger N, Heister E, Unterauer B, Plochberger B, Brameshuber M, Hinterdorfer P, Hild S, Ebner S (2012) Mapping the intracellular distribution of carbon nanotubes after delivery to carcinoma cells using confocal Raman imaging as a label-free technique. Journal of Physics: Condensed matter, 24 (16): DOI: 10.1088/0953-8984/24/16/164206
  • Schwanninger M, Rodrigues JC, Gierlinger N, Hinterstoisser B (2011) Determination of lignin content in Norway spruce wood by Fourier transformed near infrared spectroscopy and partial least squares regression. Part 1: Wavenumber selection and evaluation of the selected range. Journal of Near Infrared Spectroscopy 19(5): 319-329.
  • Schwanninger M, Rodrigues JC, Gierlinger N, Hinterstoisser B (2011) Determination of lignin content in Norway spruce wood by Fourier transformed near infrared spectroscopy and partial least squares regression analysis. Part 2: Development and evaluation of the final model. Journal of Near Infrared Spectroscopy 19(5): 331-341.
  • Richter S, Müssig J, Gierlinger N (2011) Functional plant cell wall design revealed by the Raman imaging approach. Planta 233(4): 763-772.
  • Schreiber N, Gierlinger N, Pütz N, Fratzl P, Neinhuis C, Burgert I (2010) G-fibres in storage roots of Trifolium pratense (Fabaceae): Tensile stress generators for contraction. Plant Journal 61(5): 854-861.
  • Gierlinger N, Luss S, König C, Konnerth J, Eder M, Fratzl P (2010) Cellulose microfibril orientation of Picea abies and its variability at the micron-level determined by Raman imaging. Journal of Experimental Botany 61(2): 587-595.
  • Schmidt M, Cavaco A, Gierlinger N, Aldred N, Fratzl P, Grunze M, et al. (2009) In situ imaging of barnacle (Balanus amphitrite) cyprid cement using confocal raman microscopy. Journal of Adhesion 85(2-3): 139-151.
  • Konnerth J, Gierlinger N, Keckes J, Gindl W (2009) Actual versus apparent within cell wall variability of nanoindentation results from wood cell walls related to cellulose microfibril angle. Journal of Materials Science 44(16): 4399-4406.
  • Alves A, Gierlinger N, Schwanninger M, Rodrigues J (2009) Analytical pyrolysis as a direct method to determine the lignin content in wood. Part 3. Evaluation of species-specific and tissue-specific differences in softwood lignin composition using principal component analysis. Journal of Analytical and Applied Pyrolysis 85(1-2): 30-37.
  • Lehringer C, Gierlinger N, Koch G (2008) Topochemical investigation on tension wood fibres of Acer, Fagus sylvatica L. and Quercus robur L.. Holzforschung 62 (3): 255-263.
  • Curnel Y, Jacques D, Gierlinger N, Pâques LE (2008) Variation in the decay resistance of larch to fungi. Annals of Forest Science 65(8): 810.
  • Gierlinger N, Goswami L, Schmidt M, Burgert I, Coutand C, Rogge T, Schwanninger M (2008) In-situ FT-IR microscopic study on enzymatic treatment of poplar wood cross-sections. Biomacromolecules 9: 2194-2201.
  • Goswami L, Dunlop JWC, Jungnikl K, Eder M, Gierlinger N, Coutand C, et al. (2008) Stress generation in tension wood of poplar is based on the lateral swelling power of the G-layer. Plant Journal. 56 (4): 531-538.
  • Gierlinger N, Sapei L, Paris O (2008) Insights into chemical composition of Equisetum hyemale by high resolution Raman imaging. Planta 227(5): 969-980.
  • Goswami L, Eder M, Gierlinger N, Burgert I (2008) Inducing large deformation in wood cell walls by enzymatic modification. Journal of Material Science 43: 1286-1291.
  • Sapei L, Gierlinger N, Hartmann J, Nöske R, Strauch P, Paris O (2007) Structural and analytical studies of silica accumulations in Equisetum hyemale. Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry, 389: 1249-1257
  • Gierlinger N, Schwanninger M (2007) The potential of Raman microscopy and Raman imaging in plant research – Review. Spectroscopy 21(2): 69-89.
  • Burgert I, Eder M, Gierlinger N, Fratzl P (2007) Tensile and compressive stresses in tracheids are induced by swelling based on geometrical constraints of the wood cell. Planta,226 (4): 981-987
  • Sykacek E, Gierlinger N, Wimmer R, Schwanninger M (2006) Prediction of natural durability of commercial available European and Siberian larch by near-infrared spectroscopy. Holzforschung 60: 643-647.
  • Gierlinger N, Schwanninger M, Reinecke A, Burgert I (2006) Molecular changes during tensile deformation of single wood fibers followed by Raman microscopy. Biomacromolecules, 7 (7): 2077-2081.
  • Gierlinger N, Schwanninger M (2006) Chemical imaging of secondary plant cell walls by Confocal Raman microscopy. Plant physiology 140: 1246-54.
  • Gierlinger N, Burgert I (2006) Secondary cell wall polymers studied by Confocal Raman microscopy: Spatial distribution, orientation and molecular deformation. New Zealand Journal of Forestry Science 36 (1): 60-71.
  • Zickler GA, Smarsly B, Gierlinger N, Peterlik H, Paris O (2006) A reconsideration of the relationship between the crystallite size L-a of carbons determined by X-ray diffraction and Raman spectroscopy. Carbon 44: 3239-3246.
  • Schmidt M, Gierlinger N, Schade U, Rogge T, Grunze M (2006) Polarized infrared microspectroscopy of single spruce fibers: Hydrogen bonding in wood polymers. Biopolymers 83: 546-555.
  • Burgert I, Gierlinger N, Zimmermann T (2005) Properties of chemically and mechanically isolated fibres of spruce (Picea abies [L.] Karst.). Part 1: Structural and chemical characterisation. Holzforschung 59 (2): 240-246.
  • Gierlinger N, Hansmann C, Röder T, Sixta H, Gindl W, Wimmer R (2005) Comparison of UV and confocal Raman microscopy to measure the melamine–formaldehyde resin content within cell walls of impregnated spruce wood. Holzforschung 59 (2): 210-213.
  • Grabner M, Wimmer R, Gierlinger N, Evans R, Downes G (2005) Heartwood extractives in larch and effects on x-ray densitometry. Can J For Res 35: 2781-86.
  • Grabner M, Müller U, Gierlinger N, Wimmer R (2005) Effects of heartwood extractives on mechanical properties of larch. IAWA 26 (2): 211-220.
  • Gierlinger N, Schwanninger M, Wimmer R (2004) Characteristics and classification of Fourier-transform near infrared spectra of the heartwood of different larch species (Larix). Journal of Near Infrared Spectroscopy 12:113-119.
  • Gierlinger N, Wimmer R (2004) Radial distribution of heartwood extractives and lignin in mature European larch. Wood and Fiber Science 36(3): 387-94.
  • Schwanninger M, Hinterstoisser B, Gierlinger N, Wimmer R, Hanger J (2004) Application of Fourier Transform Near Infrared Spectroscopy (FT-NIR) to thermally modified wood. Holz als Roh und Werkstoff 62: 483-85.
  • Gindl W, Hansmann C, Gierlinger N, Schwanninger M, Hinterstoisser B, Jeronimidis G (2004) Using a Water-Soluble Melamine-Formaldehyde Resin to Improve the Hardness of Norway Spruce Wood. Journal of Applied Polymer Science 93: 1900-1907.
  • Gierlinger N, Jacques D, Schwanninger M, Wimmer R, Pâques LE (2004) Extractives and lignin content of different species and origins of larch heartwood (Larix sp.) and relationships to brown-rot decay-resistance, Trees, 18:230-36
  • Gierlinger N, Jacques D, Grabner M, Wimmer R, Schwanninger M, Rozenberg P, Pâques LE (2004) Colour of larch heartwood and relationships to extractives and brown-rot decay resistance. Trees 18:102-108.
  • Gierlinger N, Jacques D, Schwanninger M, Wimmer R, Hinterstoisser B, Pâques LE (2003) Rapid prediction of natural durability of larch heartwood using Fourier transform near-infrared spectroscopy. Can. J. For. Res. 33(9): 1727-1736.
  • Gierlinger N, Schwanninger M, Hinterstoisser B, Wimmer R (2002) Rapid determination of heartwood extractives in Larix sp. by means of Fourier transform near infrared spectroscopy. Journal of Near Infrared spectroscopy 10: 203-214.
  • Thuermer F, Zhu J, Gierlinger N, Schneider H, Benkert R, Gessner P, Herrmann B, Bentrup F, Zimmermann U (1999) Diurnal changes in xylem pressure and mesophyll cell turgor pressure of the liana Tetrastigma voinierianum: the role of cell turgor in long-distance water transport. Protoplasma 206: 152-162.

 

BOOK CHAPTERS

  • Gierlinger N (2010) Raman Imaging of plant cell walls. In: Confocal Raman microscopy (Ed. Dieing, T., Hollricher, O., Toporski, J.) Springer-Verlag, Berlin Heidelberg.
  • Gierlinger N, Keplinger T, Harrington M, Schwanninger M (2013) Raman Imaging of Lignocellulosic Feedstock. In: Cellulose / Book 3 (Ed. Theo van de Ven and John Kadla) INTECH.
  • Gierlinger N, Reisecker C, Hild S, Gamsjaeger S (2013) Raman microscopy: Insights into chemistry and structure of biological materials. In: Materials Design Inspired by Nature: Function through Inner Architecture (Ed. Fratzl P, Dunlop JWC, Weinkamer R.) Royal Society of Chemistry; Cambridge.

CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS (SELECTED

  • Prats Mateu B, Gierlinger N (2015) Raman fingerprint of different wooden cells: a comparison of species and positions, In: Hell J, Böhmdorfer S., Potthast A., Rosenau R (Eds) 18th International Symposium on Wood, Fiber and Pulping Chemistry ISWFPC, Vienna, Austria, September 09-11th, Vol I, pp146-148
  • Luss S, Rosner S, Gierlinger N, Schwanninger M (2013) Hydraulic properties and wood density of Norway spruce wood estimated by Fourier transform near infrared spectroscopy (FT-NIR), In: Wohlgemuth, T; Priewasser, K (Eds), Clim Tree 2013. International Conference on Climate Change and Tree Responses in Central European Forests., Swiss Federal Research Institute WSL
  • Schwanninger M, Hinterstoisser B, Gierlinger N (2009) Selected applications of NIR in wood science. Japan Council of NIR Spectroscopy (JCNIRS); Nagoya University, Proceedings of the 25th NIR Forum 13th to 15th of May 2009 pp. 89-99.
  • Loidl D, Puchegger S, Gierlinger N, Beikircher W, Stanzl-Tschegg S (2007) Elastic properties of themally treated wood at elevated temperatures. Proceedings of third International Symposium on Wood Machining. pp. 65-68
  • Gierlinger N, Burgert I (2006) Molecular deformation in wood studied by Raman microscopy. In: Proceedings of the ESWM E35 conference (ed. M Fiovaranti and N. Macchioni), Florence, Italy, pp. 99-103.
  • Gierlinger N, Reinecke A, Burgert I (2006) Molecular deformation studies on wood cell walls. In: Proceedings of the 5th Plant Biomechanics Conference (ed. M Salmén), Stockholm, Sweden, pp. 237-242
  • Gierlinger N, Schwanninger M, Wimmer R, Hinterstoisser B, Jacques D, Pâques LE (2003) Estimation of extractives, lignin and natural durability of larch heartwood (Larix spp.) by FT-NIR spectroscopy . In: Proceedings of the 12th International Symposium on Wood and Pulping Chemistry / University of Wisconsin-Madison, Department of Forest Ecology and Management: 12th International Symposium on Wood and Pulping Chemistry, June 9th to 12th 2003, Madison, Wisconsin, Vol. III, 51-54, Madison, Wisconsin, USA.
  • Schwanninger M, Gierlinger N, Hanger H, Hansmann C, Hinterstoisser B, Wimmer R (2003) Characterization of thermally treated beech wood by UV-VIS microspectrophotometry, FT-MIR and FT-NIR spectroscopy . In: Proceedings of the 12th International Symposium on Wood and Pulping Chemistry / University of Wisconsin-Madison, Department of Forest Ecology and Management: 12th International Symposium on Wood and Pulping Chemistry, June 9th to 12th 2003, Madison, Wisconsin, Vol. III, 55-58, Madison, Wisconsin, USA.
  • Wimmer R, Gierlinger N, Grabner M, Pâques LE, Jacques D, Schwanninger M (2003): Wood anatomical, chemical and physico-mechanical properties of various larch (Larix sp.) provenances, grown at different sites in Europe. In: Proceedings of the IUFRO – All Division 5 Conference: IUFRO – All Division 5 Conference, Forest Products Research
  • Gierlinger N, Jacques D, Marchal M, Wimmer R, Schwanninger M, Pâques L (2002) Heartwood extractives and durability of larch – relationships and their prediction by FT-NIR spectroscopy. INRA (ed.): Improvement of larch (Larix sp.) for better growth, stem form and wood quality. talk and article in Proceedings of an International Symposium Gap (Hautes-Alpes) – Auvergne & Limousin, September 16-21, 2002, 414-421
  • Gierlinger N, Rosner S, Gindl W, Grabner M, Wimmer R, Schwanninger M, Pâques LE (2002) Wood anatomical and chemical characteristics of different larch wood resources in Europe. INRA (ed.): Improvenment of larch (Larix sp.) for better growth, stem form and wood quality. Proceedings of an International Symposium Gap (Hautes-Alpes) – Auvergne & Limousin, September 16-21, 2002, 388-395
  • Grabner M, Gierlinger N, Rosner S, Wimmer R, Gindl W, Schwanninger M, Pâques LE (2002) Effects of ring-width on wood prosperties of larch. INRA (ed.): Improvement of larch (Larix sp.) for better growth, stem form and wood quality. Proceedings of an International Symposium Gap (Hautes-Alpes) – Auvergne & Limousin, September 16-21, 2002, 380-387
  • Grabner M, Gindl W, Gierlinger N, Wimmer R, Pâques LE (2002) Acceptance of different larch timber resources for high-quality flooring panels – an industrial case study.. INRA (ed.): Improvement of larche (Larix sp.) for better growth, stem form and wood quality. Proceedings of an International Symposium Gap (Hautes-Alpes) – Auvergne & Limousin, September 16-21, 2002, 528-533
  • Rozenberg P, Pâques LE, Millier F, Gierlinger N, Jacques D, Grabner M, Wimmer R (2002) Responses of wood density to climate – an new approach to evaluate adaptive fitness of larch.. INRA (ed.): Improvement of larch (Larix sp.) for better growth, stem form and wood quality. Proceedings of an International Symposium Gap (Hautes-Alpes) – Auvergne & Limousin, September 16-21, 2002, 378-379
  • Grabner M, Gierlinger N, Wimmer R (2001) Mechanism leading to intra-ring radial cracks in young spruce tree.. In: Swiss Federal Research Institute (Ed.): Tree Rings and People, 204-205. September 22-26, Davos
  • Gindl M, Sinn G, Gierlinger N, Gindl W, Reiterer A, Stanzl-Tschegg S E (2000) The contact angle technique; a valuable tool for the assessment of the coating properties of wood, Proc. of the Int. Symposium on Wood Machining, Vienna, Austria, pp. 195-201

POSTERS (selected)

  • Fehlhofer M, Prats Mateu B, Gierlinger N (2016) Raman imaging to reveal in-situ molecular changes during heartwood formation in pine trees, 21st Meeting of the Austrian Society of Plant biology (ATSPB) Berchtesgaden, Germany, May 26th-28th Poster award
  • Gierlinger N and Burgert I. (2013) Cell wall formation in young poplar trees studied in-situ by Confocal Raman microscopy, 19th Penn State Plant Biology Symposium on “Cellulose synthesis, structure, matrix interactions and technology”, Penn State University, USA
  • Stingl R, Gierlinger N, Zukal ML, Meints T, Teischinger A (2012) Change in Colour and Chemical Composition of thermally modified oak veneer after exposure to Laboratory Light Sources, The 6th European Conference on Wood modification, 17-18 Sept Ljubljana, Slovenia.
  • Piispanen R, Gierlinger N, Saranpää P (2007) Cell wall chemistry and knotwood structure of Norway spruce (Picea abies [L.] Karst.) studied by confocal Raman microscopy, IURFRO all division 5, Taipei
  • Gierlinger N, Sapei L, Paris O (2007) Raman imaging to gain insights into plant cell wall chemistry and structure. Poster, XIth Cell wall meeting, 12.-17.08.2007. Kopenhagen, Denmark
  • Gierlinger N (2007) Raman imaging of plant cell wall composition and orientation. Poster, 12th European Conference on the Spectroscopy of Biological Molecules, 01.-06.09.2007. Paris, France
  • Gierlinger N, Singla P, Ruellle J, Clair B (2007) Chemical imaging of tension wood in tropical rain forest species by Confocal Raman microscopy. COST E50 Structure and function of primary and secondary cell walls 26.-28.09.2007, Potsdam, Germany. Poster award
  • Gierlinger N, Burgert I (2005) Molecular changes during deformation of wood studied by Raman microscopy. Poster, International Botanical Congress 2005, Vienna, Austria.
  • Gierlinger N, Schwanninger M, Burgert I, Fratzl P (2004) Cell wall characterisation of reaction wood studied by Confocal Raman Microscopy. Poster, IAWA 2004, Montpellier. France.
  • Gierlinger N, Grabner M, Wimmer R (2003) Growth and extractive content of old larch trees from natural stands compared to young plantation trees. Poster, Eurodendro 2003, Tirol.

List of Talks (selected)

  • Gierlinger N (2017) Following in-situ hydrophobisation of plant cell walls by Raman imaging, “Developments in the fields of Celluloses and Lignocelluloses: In Honor of Dr. Rajai Atalla, 253rd ACS meeting”, San Fransisco CA, 2nd-6th April (INVITED)
  • Gierlinger N (2016) Insights into molecular structure of plants by confocal Raman microscopy, Universität Innsbruck, Austria, 12th December (INVITED)
  • Gierlinger N (2016) Revealing plant composition on the micro and nanoscale by Raman and Atomic force, “11th International Conference on Agrophysics: Soil, Plant & Climate”, Lublin, Poland, 25th to 28th September (INVITED)
  • Gierlinger N (2016) New insights into plant cell walls by Raman and Atomic force microscopy, “Plant Biology Europe 2016”, Prague, Czech Republic, 26rd to 30th June
  • Gierlinger N (2016) Revealing plant cell wall complexity by FT-IR and Raman microscopy, “Exploring lignocellulosic biomass”, Reims, France, 23rd to 25th June (INVITED)
  • Gierlinger N (2016) Raman microscopy combined with multivariate data analysis to reveal plant cell wall structure and deposition of hydrophobising substances on the micro- and nanoscale, XIV Cell wall meeting, Chania, Greece, 17th to 20th June
  • Gierlinger N (2016) Raman spectroscopy on organic matter, plenary lecture in the workshop “RAMAN microscopy- a strongtool for chemical imaging” , ETH Zurich, Switzerland, February 3rd to 5th (INVITED)
  • Gierlinger N (2015) Scattering and tapping on soft-hard-open nuts. ERC hearing, Brussels, Belgium, October 10th (INVITED)
  • Gierlinger N (2015) Raman Imaging of Lignocellulose, Pre-Symposium „Analytical techniques in lignocellulose chemistry“ of the 18th ISWFPC (International Symposium on Wood, Fibre and Pulping chemistry, Vienna, Austria, 09.09.2015 (INVITED)
  • Gierlinger N (2015) Imaging molecular structure of plant cells by confocal Raman microscopy, 8th International Conference on Applied vibrational spectroscopy (ICAVS), Vienna, Austria, 17.07.2015 (INVITED)
  • Gierlinger N (2015) Molecular insights into plant cells by Raman spectroscopic Imaging, Biologisches Kolloquium, Universität Freiburg, Germany, 22.06.2015 (INVITED)
  • Gierlinger N (2015) Konfokale Raman Mikroskopie pflanzlicher Zellen und Gewebe, Universität Salzburg, Austria 26.03.2015 (INVITED)
  • Gierlinger N (2015) Adding multivariate data analysis and AFM to RAMAN IMAGING “winter school Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces, Department Biomaterials, Bad Hermsdorf, Germany 26.-29.01.2015 (INVITED)
  • Gierlinger N Prats Mateau B, Stefke B (2014) Plant surfaces and interfaces: Lignin, Suberin and Cutin. Seminar “Wood Technology and Natural Materials”, BOKU, Tulln, Austria, December 12th (INVITED)
  • Gierlinger N (2014) Cells and components inside imaged by Confocal Raman microscopy. Winterschool of the Institute of Biophyics (BOKU), Bad Tatzmannsdorf, Austria, December 2nd -4th (INVITED)
  • Gierlinger N (2014) Imaging in-situ molecular structure of cells by Confocal Raman microscopy: Keynote lecture NANOBIOMED 2014, Barcelona, Spain, November 18th – 21st November (INVITED).
  • Gierlinger N (2014) Raman Imaging of plant cells, interfaces and surfaces. Seminar “Moderne Analytische Chemie”, Technical University Vienna, November 11th (INVITED).
  • Gierlinger N, Prats Mateau B, Stefke B, Burgert I (2014) Studying in situ lignification in newly formed xylem cells by Confocal Raman microscopy. LIGNIN 2014 – From biosynthesis to utilization, Umea, Sweden, August 24th-28th
  • Gierlinger N, Prats Mateau B, Stefke B (2014) Raman imaging and atomic force microscopy of plant cell walls, surfaces and interfaces. Seminar at the Institute of Physics and Material Sciences, BOKU, Vienna, Austria, June 25th
  • Gierlinger N, (2014) Chemistry and nano-structure of xylem: new insights and challenges by Raman imaging and Atomic force microscopy. 20. Tagung der Austrian Society of Plant biology (ATSPB) Lunz am See, Austria, June 19th-21st
  • Gierlinger N, Merk V, Chanana M, Hass P, Rüggeberg M, Burgert I (2013) Neue Forschungsansätze zur Optimierung und Verwendung von Buchenholz. Montagskolloquium für die Praxis, ETH Zürich, Switzerland, December 9th (INVITED).
  • Gierlinger N (2013) Natürliche Dauerhaftigkeit von Lärchenholz: Einflussfaktoren und schnelle zerstörungsfreie Verfahren zur Bestimmung. Wiener Holzschutztage 2013, Wien November 28th-29th (INVITED)
  • Gierlinger N (2013) Insights into plant cell wall molecules through Confocal Raman microscopy, Nordic Vibrational Spectroscopy Conference, Uppsala, Sweden, 21st-22nd October, (INVITED)
  • Gierlinger N, Merk V, Chanana M, Burgert I (2013) Tracking minerals in wood using Raman microscopy, Kolloquium ETH-EMPA-BOKU-Wood, Tulln, September 9th-10th.
  • Gierlinger N (2013) Insights into chemistry and structure of plant cell walls by Confocal Raman microscopy, Institute for Building Materials Seminar, ETH Zurich, Switzerland, February 12th , (INVITED)
  • Gierlinger N (2012) Cell wall assembly on the micro- and nano level revealed by Raman, SNOM and AFM, Keynote lecture “ FP1105 COST Action First Workshop“, Stockholm, Sweden, Dezember 3rd to 4th 2012 (INVITED)
  • Gierlinger N (2012) Insights into plant cell walls by Confocal Raman microscopy, Keynote lecture “ International Workshop on Vibrational Spectroscopy“, Umeå University, Chemical Biological Centre KBC, Sweden, September 6th to 7th 2012 (INVITED)
  • Gierlinger N (2012) Plant Cell Wall Design: Variability, Structure and Function, seminar „Progress in Bioscience Technology“, Technical University Vienna, June 22nd 2012 (INVITED)
  • Gierlinger N (2012) Raman imaging of plant cell walls, workshop “ Introduction to Confocal Raman and Scanning Probe Microscopy“, Institute for Solid State Electronics, Vienna, April 26th 2012 (INVITED)
  • Gierlinger N (2011) Plant cell walls investigated by Raman- and FT-IR microscopy, seminar talk at Beijing Forestry University, Institute of Biomass Chemistry and Technology, Bejing, China, August 11th to 22nd 2011 (INVITED)
  • Gierlinger N (2011) Plant cell wall design revealed by the Raman imaging approach. “Trends in Colloids and Interfaces Science” Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces, Potsdam, Germany, June 24th 2011 (INVITED)
  • Gierlinger N (2011) Raman imaging to gain molecular insights into plant cell walls. SCANDEM 2011 Annual Meeting of Scandinavian Microscopy Society, University of Oulu, Finland, June 8th-10th 2011 (INVITED)
  • Gierlinger N (2010) Functional design of plant cell walls. workshop “Prospects of bionics for functional materials science and Engineering”, University of Leoben, September 22th 2010
  • Gierlinger N (2010) Imaging of plant cell wall polymer composition and orientation by Confocal Raman microscopy. workshop “Introduction to Confocal Raman and Scanning Probe Microscopy”, Johannes Kepler Universität Linz,  June 17th 2010 (INVITED)
  • Gierlinger N (2010) Microspectroscopic insights into plant cell wall composition and structure. Energy Bioscience Institute on UC Berkeley campus USA, March 23rd 2010 (INVITED)
  • Gierlinger N (2010) Microspectroscopic insights into plant cell wall composition and structure. American Chemical Society, Division of cellulose and renewable material, San Franscisco USA March 21st -23rd 2010 (INVITED)
  • Gierlinger N, Eder M, Burgert I (2009) Wetting and tensile deformation of single spruce wood fibers followed by Raman microscopy. workshop “Single fiber testing and modelling” COST Action FP0802, Innventia AB,Stockholm, Sweden 4.-5.11.2009 (INVITED)
  • Gierlinger N (2009) Nature´s tuning of plant cell wall properties by changing polymer composition and orientation. Kolloquium 06.03.2009, Institute of Polymer Science, JKU Linz, Austria (INVITED)
  • Gierlinger N (2008) Raman imaging of plant cell walls. Workshop ”Introduction to Confocal Raman microscopy” 07-08.10.2008, WITEC, Ulm, Germany (INVITED)
  • Gierlinger N (2008) Raman and FT-IR microscopy to explore plant cell walls. INRA Unité Biopolymères, Interactions, Assemblages, March 2008, Nantes, France (INVITED)
  • Gierlinger N (2007) FT-IR and Raman microscopy approaches on plant cell walls. KTH, Biocomposite division, May 2007 Stockholm, Sweden (INVITED)
  • Gierlinger N and Burgert I (2006) Molecular deformation in wood studied by Raman microscopy. ESWM E35 conference May 2006. Florence, Italy.
  • Gierlinger N and Burgert I (2006) Deformation micromechanics of wood cell wall polymers studied by FT-IR and Raman spectroscopy. 5th Conference on Plant Biomechanics. Stockholm, Sweden.
  • Gierlinger N (2005) Chemistry and molecular deformation mechanism in wood studied by Confocal Raman microscopy. „The plant cell wall as a complex bio-composite – linking the primary and the secondarycell walls”, June 2005, Rotorua, New Zealand
  • Gierlinger N (2005) Deformation micromechanics of wood cell walls studied by FT-IR and Raman spectroscopy. COST E35 workshop June 2005, Stockholm, Sweden.
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