Dr. Annett Skupin

Leibniz Institute for Tropospheric Research

Permoserstraße 15

04318 Leipzig


Phone: +49 341 27177081

Mail: annett.skupin@tropos.de

Room: 216 (Building 23.1)



Scientific staff



Remote Sensing of Atmospheric Processes



Ground-Based Remote Sensing


Research areas & research interest

  • Development of instruments for ground-based remote sensing
  • Hygroscopic growth


Completed projects

  • Optical and microphysical characterization of urban aerosol in the high-humidity range (90%-100% relative humidity)


Current projects

  • Observation of the spectral extinction coefficient of atmospheric aerosols by
    associated environmental conditions and
    characterization of hygroscopic properties in aerosol source regions


Measuring Systems (constructed and supervised)


Curriculum vitae

Academic qualification

1990-1994 Student of physics University of Leipzig
2001-2006 Student of laser technology University of Jena
2008-2013 PhD student TROPOS, Leipzig

Research Experience

1994-1998 Scientific staff University of Leipzig
Since 2013 Scientific staff TROPOS, Leipzig