Matthias Sprenger

https://orcid.org/0000-0003-1221-2767

Hydrology, Water stable isotopes, Soil hydrology, Ecohydrology

Works (25)

2020 journal article

Investigating young water fractions in a small Mediterranean mountain catchment: Both precipitation forcing and sampling frequency matter

Hydrological Processes, 6.

By: F. Gallart, M. Valiente, P. Llorens, C. Cayuela, M. Sprenger & J. Latron

Source: ORCID
Added: May 18, 2020

2020 journal article

Using isotopes to incorporate tree water storage and mixing dynamics into a distributed ecohydrologic modelling framework

Ecohydrology, 2.

By: J. Knighton, S. Kuppel, A. Smith, C. Soulsby, M. Sprenger & D. Tetzlaff

Source: ORCID
Added: February 28, 2020

2020 journal article

What Ecohydrologic Separation Is and Where We Can Go With It

Water Resources Research, 56(7).

By: M. Sprenger & S. Allen

Source: ORCID
Added: June 21, 2020

2019 journal article

Interaction of Surface Water and Groundwater Influenced by Groundwater Over-Extraction, Waste Water Discharge and Water Transfer in Xiong'an New Area, China

WATER, 11(3).

By: M. Zhu, S. Wang, X. Kong, W. Zheng, W. Feng, X. Zhang, R. Yuan, X. Song, M. Sprenger

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: April 29, 2019

2019 journal article

Mechanisms of consistently disjunct soil water pools over (pore) space and time

HYDROLOGY AND EARTH SYSTEM SCIENCES, 23(6), 2751–2762.

By: M. Sprenger, P. Llorens, C. Cayuela, F. Gallart & J. Latron

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: July 15, 2019

2019 journal article

Response of soil water movement and groundwater recharge to extreme precipitation in a headwater catchment in the North China Plain

JOURNAL OF HYDROLOGY, 576, 466–477.

By: W. Zheng, S. Wang, M. Sprenger, B. Liu & J. Cao

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: October 7, 2019

2019 review

The Demographics of Water: A Review of Water Ages in the Critical Zone

[Review of ]. REVIEWS OF GEOPHYSICS, 57(3), 800–834.

By: M. Sprenger, C. Stumpp, M. Weiler, W. Aeschbach, S. Allen, P. Benettin, M. Dubbert, A. Hartmann ...

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: November 18, 2019

2018 journal article

Measuring and Modeling Stable Isotopes of Mobile and Bulk Soil Water

Vadose Zone Journal, 17(1), 0.

By: M. Sprenger, D. Tetzlaff, J. Buttle, H. Laudon, H. Leistert, C. Mitchell, J. Snelgrove, M. Weiler, C. Soulsby

Source: ORCID
Added: November 21, 2019

2018 journal article

Storage, mixing, and fluxes of water in the critical zone across northern environments inferred by stable isotopes of soil water

Hydrological Processes, 6(12), 1720–1737.

By: M. Sprenger, D. Tetzlaff, J. Buttle, S. Carey, J. McNamara, H. Laudon, N. Shatilla, C. Soulsby

Source: ORCID
Added: November 21, 2019

2018 journal article

Water ages in the critical zone of long-term experimental sites in northern latitudes

Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 22(7), 3965–3981.

By: M. Sprenger, D. Tetzlaff, J. Buttle, H. Laudon & C. Soulsby

Source: ORCID
Added: November 21, 2019

2018 article

Water ages in the critical zone of long-term experimental sites in northern latitudes

Sprenger, M., Tetzlaff, D., Buttle, J., Laudon, H., & Soulsby, C. (2018, March 27). (Vol. 3). Vol. 3.

By: M. Sprenger, D. Tetzlaff, J. Buttle, H. Laudon & C. Soulsby

Source: ORCID
Added: July 21, 2020

2017 journal article

Evaporation fractionation in a peatland drainage network affects stream water isotope composition

Water Resources Research, 53(1), 851–866.

By: M. Sprenger, D. Tetzlaff, C. Tunaley, J. Dick & C. Soulsby

Source: ORCID
Added: November 21, 2019

2017 journal article

Form and function in hillslope hydrology: characterization of subsurface flow based on response observations

Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 21(7), 3727–3748.

By: L. Angermann, C. Jackisch, N. Allroggen, M. Sprenger, E. Zehe, J. Tronicke, M. Weiler, T. Blume

Source: ORCID
Added: November 21, 2019

2017 journal article

Form and function in hillslope hydrology: in situ imaging and characterization of flow-relevant structures

Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 21(7), 3749–3775.

By: C. Jackisch, L. Angermann, N. Allroggen, M. Sprenger, T. Blume, J. Tronicke, E. Zehe

Source: ORCID
Added: November 21, 2019

2017 journal article

Influence of forest and shrub canopies on precipitation partitioning and isotopic signatures

Hydrological Processes, 31(24), 4282–4296.

By: C. Soulsby, H. Braun, M. Sprenger, M. Weiler & D. Tetzlaff

Source: ORCID
Added: November 21, 2019

2017 journal article

No influence of CO2 on stable isotope analyses of soil waters with off-axis integrated cavity output spectroscopy (OA-ICOS)

Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry, 31(5), 430–436.

By: M. Sprenger, D. Tetzlaff & C. Soulsby

Source: ORCID
Added: November 21, 2019

2017 journal article

Soil water stable isotopes reveal evaporation dynamics at the soil–plant–atmosphere interface of the critical zone

Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 21(7), 3839–3858.

By: M. Sprenger, D. Tetzlaff & C. Soulsby

Source: ORCID
Added: November 21, 2019

2017 article

Stable isotopes reveal evaporation dynamics at the soil-plant-atmosphere interface of the critical zone

Sprenger, M., Tetzlaff, D., & Soulsby, C. (2017, February 21). (Vol. 2). Vol. 2.

By: M. Sprenger, D. Tetzlaff & C. Soulsby

Source: ORCID
Added: July 21, 2020

2017 journal article

Tracing Water Through the Critical Zone

Eos, 98.

By: M. Sprenger & M. Weiler

Source: ORCID
Added: November 21, 2019

2016 journal article

Historical tracking of nitrate in contrasting vineyards using water isotopes and nitrate depth profiles

Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment, 222, 185–192.

By: M. Sprenger, M. Erhardt, M. Riedel & M. Weiler

Source: ORCID
Added: November 21, 2019

2016 journal article

Illuminating hydrological processes at the soil-vegetation-atmosphere interface with water stable isotopes

Rev. Geophys., 54(3), 674–704.

By: M. Sprenger, H. Leistert, K. Gimbel & M. Weiler

Source: ORCID
Added: November 21, 2019

2016 journal article

Travel times in the vadose zone: Variability in space and time

Water Resour. Res., 6(8), 5727–5754.

By: M. Sprenger, S. Seeger, T. Blume & M. Weiler

Source: ORCID
Added: November 21, 2019

2015 journal article

Established methods and new opportunities for pore water stable isotope analysis

Hydrol. Process., 29(25), 5174–5192.

By: M. Sprenger, B. Herbstritt & M. Weiler

Source: ORCID
Added: November 21, 2019

2015 journal article

Estimating flow and transport parameters in the unsaturated zone with pore water stable isotopes

Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 19(6), 2617–2635.

By: M. Sprenger, T. Volkmann, T. Blume & M. Weiler

Source: ORCID
Added: November 21, 2019

2013 journal article

Tree species and diversity effects on soil water seepage in a tropical plantation

Forest Ecology and Management, 309, 76–86.

By: M. Sprenger, Y. Oelmann, L. Weihermüller, S. Wolf, W. Wilcke & C. Potvin

Source: ORCID
Added: November 21, 2019

Employment

2020 - present

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory Berkeley, California, US
Research Scientist Earth & Environmental Sciences Area

2018 - 2020

North Carolina State University Raleigh, NC, US
Postdoc

2018 - 2020

Institute of Environmental Assessment and Water Research Barcelona, ES
Postdoc

2018 - 2018

University of Freiburg Freiburg, Baden-Württemberg, DE
Postdoc Hydrology

2015 - 2018

University of Aberdeen Aberdeen, GB
Research Fellow Northern River Institute, School of Geoscience

2012 - 2015

Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg Freiburg im Breisgau, DE
Scientific employee Hydrology

Education

2012 - 2015

Albert-Ludwigs-University of Freiburg Freiburg, DE
PhD Hydrology

2009 - 2011

University of Koblenz-Landau Koblenz, DE
M. Sc. (BioGeoscience)

2008 - present

University of Iceland Reykjavik, IS

2005 - 2008

University of Bayreuth Bayreuth, DE
B.Sc. (Geoecology)