Dr. Ulla Wandinger

Leibniz Institute for

Tropospheric Research

Permoserstraße 15

04318 Leipzig

 

Phone: +49 341 27177082

Mail: ulla.wandinger@tropos.de  

Room: 217 (Building 23.1)

 

Function

Senior Scientist

 

 

 

Department

Remote Sensing of Atmospheric Processes

 

Group

Ground-based Remote Sensing

 

Research areas & research interest

  • Cloud and aerosol remote sensing
  • Lidar instrument development
  • Lidar methodology development
  • Lidar/radar networks and satellite applications


Current projects

  • ACTRIS-2 (Aerosols, Clouds, and Trace gases Research Infrastructure, EU)
  • EarthCARE – APRIL (Atmospheric Products from Imager and Lidar, ESA)

 

Completed projects (selection)

  • ACTRIS (Aerosols, Clouds, and Trace gases Research Infrastructure, EU, 2011-2015)
  • EarthCARE – IRMA (Imager Retrieval Methods and ATLID Synergy, ESA, 2009-2011)
  • ESA-CALIPSO (Aerosols and Clouds: Long Term Database from Spaceborne Lidar Measurements, ESA, 2008-2011)
  • EARLINET-ASOS (European Aerosol Research Lidar Network – Advanced Sustainable Observation System, EU, 2006-2011)
  • RAMSES (Raman Lidar for Atmospheric Moisture Sensing, DWD, 2004-2010)
  • EARLINET (European Aerosol Research Lidar Network, EU, 2000-2003)

 

Measuring Systems (constructed and supervised)

  • MARTHA
  • WiLi
  • RAMSES (Raman Lidar for Atmospheric Moisture Sensing, DWD)

 

Teaching

  • Lecture: Scattering and Atmospheric Optics (University of Leipzig)
  • Seminar: Applied Scattering Theory (University of Leipzig)

 

Memberships/Boards

Since 2007 Member of the ESA–JAXA EarthCARE Joint Mission Advisory Group
Since 2007 Member of the EARLINET Council
Since 2011 Member of the Scientific Steering Committee of ACTRIS (Aerosols, Clouds, and Trace Gases Research Infrastructure)
Since 2014 Member of the Editorial Board “Atmospheric Measurement Techniques”

Curriculum vitae

Academic qualification

1982–1986 Student of Physics Technical University “Otto von Guericke” Magdeburg
1986–1990 Student of Physics University of Hamburg
1990 Diploma University of Hamburg
1994 PhD University of Hamburg

Research Experience

1989 - 1990 Diploma student GKSS Research Center Geesthacht
1990 - 1993 PhD student GKSS Research Center Geesthacht
Since 1994 Scientist TROPOS Leipzig

Publications

all Publications