Aerosols, Clouds, and Atmospheric Chemistry
Welcome to the division "Atmospheric Aerosol Research" of the Institute for Meteorology and Climate Research, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology. Our research focuses on the role of aerosols in the climate system, the hydrological cycle, and the environment.
- operates the internationally renowned AIDA aerosol and cloud simulation chamber
- runs laboratories for aerosol and cloud research
- participates in field campaigns
- performs numerical modelling of atmospheric aerosol processes
The head of the division, Thomas Leisner, is professor at the Institute of Environmental Physics, University of Heidelberg.