Jonas Witthuhn

Leibniz Institute for

Tropospheric Research

Permoserstraße 15

04318 Leipzig  


Phone: +49 341 2717-7344

Mail: witthuhn at  

Room: 109 (Building. 23.5)  



Scientific staf/ PhD student



Remote Sensing of Atmospheric Processes  


Research areas & research interest

  • Radiation measurement and observation of optical properties of Aerosol and Clouds with shadowband radiometry at moving platforms
  • Using a shadowband radiometer to radiometrical calibrate ASIVA All-Sky Camera


  • BSRN compilate radiation measurement station MORDOR
  • Shadowband radiometer GUVis-3511
  • All-Sky Camera ASIVA
  • Prototyping

Curriculum Vitae

  • 2009 - 2014: Student in Meteorology at University of Leipzig
  • 2014: Master thesis: Schattenbandradiometer GUVis3511: Strahlungsmessung und Bestimmung optischer Eigenschaften von Aerosol zu Wasser und Land
  • 2015 - today: Researcher in the Satellite Remote Sensing Group (PhD student) at TROPOS