Ulrike Niemeier



Email: ulrike.niemeier@mpimet.mpg.de

Phone: +49-40-41173-130

Fax: +49-40-41173-298

Room no. N421


Mailing Address

Max Planck Institute for Meteorology

Bundesstr. 53

D-20146 Hamburg




Atmosphere in the Earth System


Research Group

Stratospheric Forcing and climate

Research interests

Current interests:

  • Sulfate aerosols in the stratosphere
  • Evolution and transport of sulfur in the stratosphere (aerosol microphysical processes)
  • Impact of volcanic eruptions on the climate
  • Impact of geoengineering on the climate
  • EU Project IMPLICC
  • Model intercomparison GeoMIP, Member of GeoMIP steering committee
  • Numerical models: ECHAM5-HAM, MPI-ESM

Former working interests:

  • Global influence of traffic emissions (road, ship) on the Earth-System
  • Simulation of atmospheric chemistry

Physical and chemical experiments with primary school children