Dr. Stephan Mertes

Leibniz Institute for

Tropospheric Research

Permoserstraße 15

04318 Leipzig

 

Phone: +49 341 2717-7143

Mail: stephan.mertes@tropos.de  

Room: 006 (Building 23.3)

 

Function

Scientific staff

 

Department

Experimental Aerosol and Cloud Microphysics

Working group

Clouds

 

Research area and working focus

Aerosol-Cloud-Interaction

Droplet and ice particle formation in real clouds

Cloud processing of atmopheric aerosol particles

Sampling of cloud droplets and ice particles in atmospheric clouds

Aircraft-borne and ground-based measurements

 

Current projects

(AC)3  [ ACLOUD ] (DFG, since 2016)

INUIT (DFG, since 2013)

 

Completed projects

HALO [ ML-CIRRUS, ACRIDICON ] (DFG, 2008-2014)

ACRIDICON-Zugspitze (DFG, 2012)

PRADACS (2011)

HCCT-2010 (2010)

CLACE (DFG, 2004-2007)

PRACS-RICO (2004)

AFO-2000 [FEBUKO] (BMBF, 2001-2003)

AFS (BMBF, 1998-2000)

CIME (EU, 1995-1997)

CHEMDROP (EU, 1994)

 

Memberships

Associated member of the collaborative research center TROPEIS (2006-2009)

Ordinary member of the collaborative reseach center/TR (AC)3 (since 2016)

 

Awards

Excellence in Refereeing for outstanding service to the authors and readers of Geophysical Research Letters

EREA best paper award 2018 as co-author of the ML-CIRRUS publication by Voigt et al. 2017 in the Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society

 

Scientific curriculum vitae

professional career:

since 2008 Senior scientist at the Leibniz Institute for Tropospheric Research, Leipzig

1995-2007 Scientist at the Leibniz Institute for Tropospheric Research, Leipzig

1992-1995 Postdoc scientist at the Leibniz Institute for Tropospheric Research, Leipzig

Education:

1992          PhD at the University Bonn

1991-1992 Research Associate at the Institute for Atmospheric Chemistry, Research Center Jülich

1988-1991 Scientific assistant at the Institute for Atmospheric Chemistry, Research Center Jülich

1988-1992 PhD student at the Institute for Atmospheric Chemistry, Research Center Jülich

1981-1988 Diploma study in physics, University Bonn

 

Publications

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Publications Stephan Mertes