Peer-reviewed Publications
[12] O. Heim, D. M. Heim, L. Marggraf, C. C. Voigt, X. Zhang, Y. Luo, and J. Zheng (2020). Variant maps for bat echolocation call identification algorithms. Bioacoustics 29(5), pp: 1-15. (private copy upon request available)
[11] Y. Yamada, Y. Mibe, Y. Yamamoto, K. Ito, O. Heim, S. Hiryu (2020). Modulation of acoustic navigation behaviour by spatial learning in the echolocating bat Rhinolophus ferrumequinum nippon. Scientific Reports 10:10751. (Yamada et al. 2020.pdf)
[10] M. Fritze, L. S. Lehnert, O. Heim, O. Lindecke, M. Röleke, and C. C. Voigt (2020). Windenergievorhaben und Fledermausschutz: Was fordern Expert* innen zur Lösung des Grün-Grün-Dilemmas? Pages 161-173  Evidenzbasierter Fledermausschutz in Windkraftvorhaben. Springer Spektrum, Berlin, Heidelberg. (Fritze et al. 2020.pdf)
[9] C. C. Voigt, M. Roeleke, O. Heim, L. S. Lehnert, M. Fritze, O. Lindecke (2020). Expert* innenbewertung der Methoden zum Fledermausmonitoring bei Windkraftvorhaben. Evidenzbasierter Fledermausschutz in Windkraftvorhaben, Springer Spektrum, Berlin, Heidelberg, pp: 57-75. (Voigt et al. 2020.pdf)
[8] M. Fritze, L. S. Lehnert, O. Heim, O. Lindecke, M. Roeleke, C. C. Voigt (2019). Fledermausschutz im Schatten der Windenergie. Naturschutz und Landschaftsplanung 51(01): 8. (Fritze et al. 2019.pdf)
[7] O. Heim, A. I. E. Puisto, D. Fukui, E. J. Vesterinen (2019). Molecular evidence of bird-eating behavior in Nyctalus aviator. Acta Ethologica, pp: 1-4, doi: 10.1007/s10211-019-00319-5. (Heim et al. 2019.pdf)
[6] O. Heim, J. Lenski, J. Schulze, K. Jung, S. Kramer-Schadt, J. A. Eccard, C. C. Voigt (2018). The relevance of vegetation structures and small water bodies for bats foraging above farmland. Basic and Applied Ecology 27, pp: 9-19, doi: 10.1016/j.baae.2017.12.001. (private copy upon request available)
[5] O. Heim, L. Lorenz, S. Kramer-Schadt, K. Jung, C. C. Voigt, J. A. Eccard (2017). Landscape and scale-dependent spatial niches of bats foraging above intensively used arable fields. Ecological Processes 6(24), pp: 1-15, doi: 10.1186/s13717-017-0091-7 (Heim et al. 2017.pdf)
[4] D. M. Heim, O. Heim, P. A. Zeng, J. Zheng (2016). Successful creation of regular patterns in variant maps from bat echolocation calls. Biological Systems Open Access 5 (2), pp: 1000166.1-1000166.6, doi: 10.4172/2329-6577.1000166. (Heim et al. 2016.pdf)
[3] O. Heim, A. Schröder, J. Eccard, K. Jung, C.C. Voigt (2016). Seasonal activity patterns of European bats above intensively used farmland. Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment 233, pp: 130-139, doi: 10.1016/j.agee.2016.09.002. (private copy upon request available)
[2] T. Treitler, O. Heim, M. Tschapka, K. Jung (2016). The effect of local land use and loss of forests on bats and nocturnal insects. Ecology and Evolution, doi: 10.1002/ece3.2160. (Treitler et al. 2016.pdf)
[1] O. Heim, J.T. Treitler, M. Tschapka, M. Knörnschild, K. Jung (2015). The Importance of Landscape Elements for Bat Activity and Species Richness in Agricultural Areas. PLoS One 10, e0134443, doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0134443. (Heim et al. 2015.pdf)


[2] O. Heim (2017). Spatiotemporal effects on bat activity above intensively managed farmland. Dissertation, Department of Biochemistry and Biology, University Potsdam, Potsdam, p. 158.
[1] O. Smirnowa (2011). Influence of landscape elements on diversity and activity of insectivorous bats in grassland systems of the Schorfheide-Chorin. Diploma-Thesis, Department of Experimental Ecology, Ulm University, Ulm, p. 49.


Communications (selected)
„Spatiotemporal effects on bat activity above intensively managed farmland“ talk @ Department of Biomedical Information, Doshisha University, Kyoto, Japan, 2017
„Animal tracking using the Global Positioning System (GPS)“ talk @ School of Life Science, Yunnan University, Kunming, China, 2017
„Local and landscape effects on European bats in an agricultural landscape“ talk @ International Bat Research Conference, Durban, South Africa, 2016
„Seasonal activity patterns of European bats in agricultural landscapes“ talk @ International Conference on Behaviour, Physiology and Genetics of Wildlife, Berlin, Germany, 2015
„Are wind turbines near vegetation edges risky for local bat populations?“ poster @ Conference on Wind energy and Wildlife impacts, Berlin, Germany, 2015
„Ecosystem services of insectivorous bats in agricultural landscapes“ poster @ International Berlin Bat Meeting, Berlin, Germany, 2013