Moritz Haarig

Leibniz Institute for

Tropospheric Research

Permoserstraße 15

04318 Leipzig


Phone: +49 341 27177188


Room: 215 (Building 23.1)









PhD student



Remote Sensing of Atmospheric Processes



Ground-Based Remote Sensing


Research areas & research interest

  • Lidar with focus on depolarisation measurments (polarization lidar)
  • Long-range transport of mineral dust

Current projects

  • SALTRACE (Saharan Aerosol Long-Range Transport and Aerosol-Cloud Interaction Experiment)


Measuring Systems (constructed and supervised)

  • BERTHA (Backscatter Extinction Lidar-ratio Temperature Relative Humidity Profiling Apparatus) : Raman Polarization lidar with 3 wavelengths (3 backscatter, 3 extinction, 3 depolarization, water vapor, HSRL)


Curriculum vitae

Academic qualification   

2007-2013 Student of Physics Karlsruher Institute of Technology (KIT), Karlsruhe
Since 2014 PhD student TROPOS, Leipzig

diploma thesis: Cold-Stage-Experimente zur heterogenen Eisnukleation im Immersionsmodus



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