Dr. Jens Voigtländer

Leibniz-Institut für

Troposphärenforschung e.V.

Permoserstraße 15

04318 Leipzig



Telefon: +49 341 2717-7141

E-Mail: jens.voigtlaender [at] tropos.de

Raum: 0.04 (Geb. 23.3)






Atmosphärische Mikrophysik



Arbeitsgruppe Wolken



  • Tropfenaktivierung und hygroskopisches Wachstum
  • Wechselwirkung zwischen Turbulenz und Aerosol-/Wolkenmikrophysik
  • Miniaturisierung
  • raumzeitlich aufgelöste Bestimmung der Aerosolverteilung in einer sich verändernden Welt


1999 - 2000  Studium Lehramt für Mathematik und Physik, Universität Leipzig

2000 - 2005  Studium der Meteorologie, Universität Leipzig

2005             Diplomarbeit: "Abschätzung des Verkehrseinflusses auf die

                     Partikelgrößenverteilung in einer Straßenschlucht unter

                     Berücksichtigung meteorologischer Parameter"

2005 - 2010  Doktorand am TROPOS

2010             Doktorarbeit: "Hygroscopic growth and CCN activation of slightly soluble

                     organic and inorganic compounds - Evaluation of experimental LACIS

                     data with FLUENT/FPM"

seit 2010      Post-Doc am TROPOS




Voigtlaender, J., Tuch, T., Birmili, W. and Wiedensohler, A.: Correlation between traffic density and particle size distribution in a street canyon and the dependence on wind direction, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 6, 4275-4286, 2006.

Rose, D., Wehner, B., Ketzel, M., Engler, C., Voigtlaender, J., Tuch, T. and Wiedensohler, A.: Atmospheric number size distributions of soot particles and estimation of emission factors, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 6, 1021-1031, 2006.

Voigtlaender, J., Stratmann, F., Niedermeier, D., Wex, H. and Kiselev, A.: Mass accommodation coefficient of water: A combined computational fluid dynamics and experimental data analysis, Geophys. Res. Atmos., 112, D20208, 10.1029/2007JD008604, 2007.

Niedermeier, D., Wex, H., Voigtlaender, J., Stratmann, F., Brueggemann, E., Kiselev, A., Henk, H. and Heintzenberg, J.: LACIS-measurements and parameterization of sea-salt particle hygroscopic growth and activation, Atmos. Chem. Phys. 8, 579-590, 2008.

Wex, H., Fuentes, E., Tsagkogeorgas, G., Voigtlaender, J., Clauss, T., Kiselev, A., Green, D. H., Coe, H., McFiggans, G. and Stratmann, F.: The Influence of Algal Exudate on the Hygroscopicity of Sea Spray Particles, Adv. Meteo., 365131, 10.1155/2010/365131, 2010.

Niedermeier, D. and Shaw, R. A. and Hartmann, S. and Wex, H. and Clauss, T. and Voigtlaender, J. and Stratmann, F.: Heterogeneous ice nucleation: exploring the transition from stochastic to singular freezing behavior, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 11, 8767-8775, 10.5194/acp-11-8767-2011, 2011.

Hartmann, S., Niedermeier, D., Voigtlaender, J., Clauss, T., Shaw, R. A., Wex, H., Kiselev, A. and Stratmann, F.: Homogeneous and heterogeneous ice nucleation at LACIS: operating principle and theoretical studies, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 11, 1753-1767, 10.5194/acp-11-1753-2011, 2011.

Voigtlaender, J., Duplissy, J., Rondo, L., Kuerten, A., Stratmann, F.: Numerical simulations of mixing conditions and aerosol dynamics in the CERN CLOUD chamber, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 12, 2205-2214, 10.5194/acp-12-2205-2012, 2012.

Augustin, S., Wex, H., Niedermeier, D., Pummer, B., Grothe, H., Hartmann, S., Tomsche, L., Clauss, T., Voigtlaender, J., Ignatius, K. and Stratmann, F.: Immersion freezing of birch pollen washing water, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 13, 10989-11003, 10.5194/acp-13-10989-2013, 2013.

Hartmann, S., Augustin, S., Clauss, T., Wex, H., Santl-Temkiv, T., Voigtlaender, J., Niedermeier, D. and Stratmann, F.: Immersion freezing of ice nucleation active protein complexes, 13, 5751-5766, 10.5194/acp-13-5751-2013, 2013.

Martinsson, B. G., Friberg, J., Andersson, S. M., Weigelt, A., Hermann, M., Assmann, D., Voigtlaender, J., Brenninkmeijer,   C. A. M., van Velthoven, P. J. F., Zahn, A.:  Comparison between CARIBIC Aerosol Samples Analysed by Accelerator-Based Methods and Optical Particle Counter Measurements, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 7, 2581-2596, 10.5194/amt-7-2581-2014, 2014.

Berndt, T., Voigtlaender, J., Stratmann, F., Junninen, H., Mauldin, R.L., Sipila, M., Kulmala, M., Herrmann, H.: Competing atmospheric reactions of CH2OO with SO2 and water vapour, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 16, 19130-19136, 10.1039/c4cp02345e, 2014.

Niedermeier, D., Ervens, B., Clauss, T., Voigtländer, J., Wex, H., Hartmann, S., Stratmann, F.: A computationally efficient description of heterogeneous freezing: A simplified version of the Soccer ballmodel, Geophys. Res. Lett, 41, 2, 736-741, 10.1002/2013GL058684 , 2014.

Berndt, T., Richters, S., Kaethner, R., Voigtländer, J., Stratmann, F., Sipila, M., Kulmala, M., Herrmann, H.: Gas-Phase Ozonolysis of Cycloalkenes: Formation of Highly Oxidized RO2 Radicals and Their Reactions with NO, NO2, SO2, and Other RO2 Radicals, J. Phys. Chem. A., 119, 41, 10336-10348, 10.1021/acs.jpca.5b07295, 2015.

Berndt, T., Kaethner, R., Voigtländer, J., Stratmann, F., Pfeifle, M., Reichle, P., Sipila, M., Kulmala, M., Olzmann, M.: Kinetics of the unimolecular reaction of CH2OO and the bimolecular reactions with the water monomer, acetaldehyde and acetone under atmospheric conditions, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 17, 30, 19862-19873, 10.1039/c5cp02224j, 2015.

 Hermann, M., Weigelt, A., Assmann, D., Pfeifer, S., Müller, T., Conrath, T., Voigtländer, J., Heintzenberg, J., Wiedensohler, A., Martinsson, B.G., Deshler, T., Brenninkmeijer, C.A.M., Zahn, A.: An optical particle size spectrometer for aircraft-borne measurements in IAGOS-CARIBIC, Atmos., Meas. Tech., 9, 5, 2179-2194, 10.5194/amt-9-2179-2016, 2016.

 Garimella, S., Kristensen, T.B., Ignatius, K., Welti, A., Voigtländer, J., Kulkarni, G.R., Sagan, F., Kok, G.L., Dorsey, J, Nichman, L., Rothenberg, D.A., Rosch, M., Kirchgassner, A.C.R., Ladkin, R., Wex, H., Wilson, T.W., Ladino, L.A., Abbatt, J.P.D., Stetzer, O., Lohmann, U., Stratmann, F., Cziczo, D.J.: The SPectrometer for Ice Nuclei (SPIN): an instrument to investigate ice nucleation,  Atm. Meas. Tech., 9, 7, 2781-2795, 10.5194/amt-9-2781-2016, 2016.

Voigtländer, J., Chou, C., Bieligk, H., Clauss, T., Hartmann, S., Herenz, P., Niedermeier, D., Ritter, G., Stratmann, F., and Ulanowski, Z.: Surface roughness during depositional growth and sublimation of ice crystals, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 18, 13687-13702, doi.org/10.5194/acp-18-13687-2018, 2018.