Dr. Susan Hartmann

Leibniz-Institut für

Troposphärenforschung e.V.

Permoserstraße 15

04318 Leipzig


Telefon: +49 341 2717-7140

Mail: susan.hartmann@tropos.de

Raum: 004 (Geb. 23.3)






Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin



Experimentelle Aerosol- und Wolkenmikrophysik






Sekundäre Bildung von Eispartikeln

Biologische Eiskeime

Heterogene Eisnukleation


Aktuelle Projekte

DFG Projekt zur Quantifizierung sekundärer Eisbildungsmechanismen



Wissenschaftlicher Werdegang

Seit 06/2015 Postdoc am Leibniz-Institut für Troposphärenforschung, Leipzig, Deutschland

Wissenschaftliche Ausbildung

06/2015 Promotion in Meteorologie an der Universität Leipzig, Deutschland (summa cum laude)

05/2009 - 06/2015 Doktorandin am Leibniz-Institut für Troposphärenforschung, Leipzig, Deutschland

Akademische Ausbildung

10/2003 - 02/2009 Meteorologie Studium an der Universität Leipzig, Deutschland



H-Index: 16 (Stand 01.12.2018, Web of Science)



Voigtlander, J., C. Chou, H. Bieligk, T. Clauss, S. Hartmann, P. Herenz, D. Niedermeier, G. Ritter, F. Stratmann, and Z. Ulanowski. 2018: Surface roughness during depositional growth and sublimation of ice crystals, 18: 13687-702, doi: 10.5194/acp-18-13687-2018.

Ling, M. L., H. Wex, S. Grawe, J. Jakobsson, J. Londahl, S. Hartmann, K. Finster, T. Boesen, and T. Santl-Temkiv. 2018: Effects of Ice Nucleation Protein Repeat Number and Oligomerization Level on Ice Nucleation Activity, 123: 1802-10, doi: 10.1002/2017jd027307.

Knackstedt, K. A., B. F. Moffett, S. Hartmann, H. Wex, T. C. Hill, E. D. Glasgo, L. A. Reitz, S. Augustin-Bauditz, B. F. Beall, G. S. Bullerjahn, J. Fröhlich-Nowoisky, S. Grawe, J. Lubitz, F. Stratmann, and R. M. McKay. 2018: Terrestrial Origin for Abundant Riverine Nanoscale Ice-Nucleating Particles, doi: 10.1021/acs.est.8b03881.



Burkert-Kohn, M., H. Wex, A. Welti, S. Hartmann, S. Grawe, L. Hellner, P. Herenz, J. D. Atkinson, F. Stratmann, and Z. A. Kanji. 2017: Leipzig Ice Nucleation chamber Comparison (LINC): intercomparison of four online ice nucleation counters, 17: 11683-705, doi: 10.5194/acp-17-11683-2017.



Wex, H., K. Dieckmann, G. C. Roberts, T. Conrath, M. A. Izaguirre, S. Hartmann, P. Herenz, M. Schafer, F. Ditas, T. Schmeissner, S. Henning, B. Wehner, H. Siebert, and F. Stratmann. 2016: Aerosol arriving on the Caribbean island of Barbados: physical properties and origin, 16: 14107-30, doi: 10.5194/acp-16-14107-2016.

Hartmann, S., H. Wex, T. Clauss, S. Augustin-Bauditz, D. Niedermeier, M. Rosch, and F. Stratmann. 2016: Immersion Freezing of Kaolinite: Scaling with Particle Surface Area, 73: 263-78, doi: 10.1175/jas-d-15-0057.1.

Grawe, S., S. Augustin-Bauditz, S. Hartmann, L. Hellner, J. B. C. Pettersson, A. Prager, F. Stratmann, and H. Wex. 2016: The immersion freezing behavior of ash particles from wood and brown coal burning, 16: 13911-28, doi: 10.5194/acp-16-13911-2016.

Augustin-Bauditz, S., H. Wex, C. Denjean, S. Hartmann, J. Schneider, S. Schmidt, M. Ebert, and F. Stratmann. 2016: Laboratory-generated mixtures of mineral dust particles with biological substances: characterization of the particle mixing state and immersion freezing behavior, 16: 5531-43, doi: 10.5194/acp-16-5531-2016.



Wex, H., S. Augustin-Bauditz, Y. Boose, C. Budke, J. Curtius, K. Diehl, A. Dreyer, F. Frank, S. Hartmann, N. Hiranuma, E. Jantsch, Z. A. Kanji, A. Kiselev, T. Koop, O. Mohler, D. Niedermeier, B. Nillius, M. Rosch, D. Rose, C. Schmidt, I. Steinke, and F. Stratmann. 2015: Intercomparing different devices for the investigation of ice nucleating particles using Snomax (R) as test substance, 15: 1463-85, doi: 10.5194/acp-15-1463-2015.

Santl-Temkiv, T., M. Sahyoun, K. Finster, S. Hartmann, S. Augustin-Bauditz, F. Stratmann, H. Wex, T. Clauss, N. W. Nielsen, J. H. Sorensen, U. S. Korsholm, L. Y. Wick, and U. G. Karlson. 2015: Characterization of airborne ice-nucleation-active bacteria and bacterial fragments, 109: 105-17, doi: 10.1016/j.atmosenv.2015.02.060.

Niedermeier, D., S. Augustin-Bauditz, S. Hartmann, H. Wex, K. Ignatius, and F. Stratmann. 2015: Can we define an asymptotic value for the ice active surface site density for heterogeneous ice nucleation?, 120: 5036-46, doi: 10.1002/2014jd022814.



Wex, H., P. J. DeMott, Y. Tobo, S. Hartmann, M. Rosch, T. Clauss, L. Tomsche, D. Niedermeier, and F. Stratmann. 2014: Kaolinite particles as ice nuclei: learning from the use of different kaolinite samples and different coatings, 14: 5529-46, doi: 10.5194/acp-14-5529-2014.

Werner, F., F. Ditas, H. Siebert, M. Simmel, B. Wehner, P. Pilewskie, T. Schmeissner, R. A. Shaw, S. Hartmann, H. Wex, G. C. Roberts, and M. Wendisch. 2014: Twomey effect observed from collocated microphysical and remote sensing measurements over shallow cumulus, 119: 1534-45, doi: 10.1002/2013jd020131.

Niedermeier, D., B. Ervens, T. Clauss, J. Voigtlander, H. Wex, S. Hartmann, and F. Stratmann. 2014: A computationally efficient description of heterogeneous freezing: A simplified version of the Soccer ballmodel, 41: 736-41, doi: 10.1002/2013gl058684.



Siebert, H., M. Beals, J. Bethke, E. Bierwirth, T. Conrath, K. Dieckmann, F. Ditas, A. Ehrlich, D. Farrell, S. Hartmann, M. A. Izaguirre, J. Katzwinkel, L. Nuijens, G. Roberts, M. Schafer, R. A. Shaw, T. Schmeissner, I. Serikov, B. Stevens, F. Stratmann, B. Wehner, M. Wendisch, F. Werner, and H. Wex. 2013: The fine-scale structure of the trade wind cumuli over Barbados - an introduction to the CARRIBA project, 13: 10061-77, doi: 10.5194/acp-13-10061-2013.

Hartmann, S., S. Augustin, T. Clauss, H. Wex, T. Santl-Temkiv, J. Voigtlander, D. Niedermeier, and F. Stratmann. 2013: Immersion freezing of ice nucleation active protein complexes, 13: 5751-66, doi: 10.5194/acp-13-5751-2013.

Clauss, T., A. Kiselev, S. Hartmann, S. Augustin, S. Pfeifer, D. Niedermeier, H. Wex, and F. Stratmann. 2013: Application of linear polarized light for the discrimination of frozen and liquid droplets in ice nucleation experiments, 6: 1041-52, doi: 10.5194/amt-6-1041-2013.

Augustin, S., H. Wex, D. Niedermeier, B. Pummer, H. Grothe, S. Hartmann, L. Tomsche, T. Clauss, J. Voigtlander, K. Ignatius, and F. Stratmann. 2013: Immersion freezing of birch pollen washing water, 13: 10989-1003, doi: 10.5194/acp-13-10989-2013.



Tobo, Y., P. J. DeMott, M. Raddatz, D. Niedermeier, S. Hartmann, S. M. Kreidenweis, F. Stratmann, and H. Wex. 2012: Impacts of chemical reactivity on ice nucleation of kaolinite particles: A case study of levoglucosan and sulfuric acid, 39, doi: 10.1029/2012gl053007.



Reitz, P., C. Spindler, T. F. Mentel, L. Poulain, H. Wex, K. Mildenberger, D. Niedermeier, S. Hartmann, T. Clauss, F. Stratmann, R. C. Sullivan, P. J. DeMott, M. D. Petters, B. Sierau, and J. Schneider. 2011: Surface modification of mineral dust particles by sulphuric acid processing: implications for ice nucleation abilities, 11: 7839-58, doi: 10.5194/acp-11-7839-2011.

Niedermeier, D., R. A. Shaw, S. Hartmann, H. Wex, T. Clauss, J. Voigtlander, and F. Stratmann. 2011: Heterogeneous ice nucleation: exploring the transition from stochastic to singular freezing behavior, 11: 8767-75, doi: 10.5194/acp-11-8767-2011.

Niedermeier, D., S. Hartmann, T. Clauss, H. Wex, A. Kiselev, R. C. Sullivan, P. J. DeMott, M. D. Petters, P. Reitz, J. Schneider, E. Mikhailov, B. Sierau, O. Stetzer, B. Reimann, U. Bundke, R. A. Shaw, A. Buchholz, T. F. Mentel, and F. Stratmann. 2011: Experimental study of the role of physicochemical surface processing on the IN ability of mineral dust particles, 11: 11131-44, doi: 10.5194/acp-11-11131-2011.

Hartmann, S., D. Niedermeier, J. Voigtlander, T. Clauss, R. A. Shaw, H. Wex, A. Kiselev, and F. Stratmann. 2011: Homogeneous and heterogeneous ice nucleation at LACIS: operating principle and theoretical studies, 11: 1753-67, doi: 10.5194/acp-11-1753-2011.



Sullivan, R. C., M. D. Petters, P. J. DeMott, S. M. Kreidenweis, H. Wex, D. Niedermeier, S. Hartmann, T. Clauss, F. Stratmann, P. Reitz, J. Schneider, and B. Sierau. 2010: Irreversible loss of ice nucleation active sites in mineral dust particles caused by sulphuric acid condensation, 10: 11471-87, doi: 10.5194/acp-10-11471-2010.

Niedermeier, D., S. Hartmann, R. A. Shaw, D. Covert, T. F. Mentel, J. Schneider, L. Poulain, P. Reitz, C. Spindler, T. Clauss, A. Kiselev, E. Hallbauer, H. Wex, K. Mildenberger, and F. Stratmann. 2010: Heterogeneous freezing of droplets with immersed mineral dust particles - measurements and parameterization, 10: 3601-14, doi: 10.5194/acp-10-3601-2010.



Wex, H., F. Stratmann, T. Hennig, S. Hartmann, D. Niedermeier, E. Nilsson, R. Ocskay, D. Rose, I. Salma, and M. Ziese. 2008: Connecting hygroscopic growth at high humidities to cloud activation for different particle types, 3, doi: 10.1088/1748-9326/3/3/035004.