Dr. Nicole Riemer
iCACGP Commission Member
Department of Atmospheric Sciences
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Research Interests        Awards        Publications        Detailed CV

Doctorat (equivalent to Ph.D.), Meteorology, University of Karlsruhe, Germany, 2002

Diploma (equivalent to B.Sc. and M.S.), Meteorology, University of Karlsruhe, Germany, 1997


Member of the American Geophysical Union (AGU) and the American Association of Aerosol Research (AAAR) since 2003

Member of the American Meteorological Society (AMS) since 2008

Research Interests:   
  • Developing and advancing 3D air quality models that treat meteorological transport as well as gas phase and aerosol chemistry and dynamics.
  • Long range transport and climatic effects of aerosol.
  • Cloud microphysics modeling and impact of turbulence on cloud formation.
  • Radiative transfer modeling in the atmosphere to assess the impact of aerosol and clouds on regional and global climate.
  • Interdisciplinary research focus on the interaction of transport processes of particles in the atmosphere fluids with chemistry and microphysics.
  • Awards, Honours:   

    International Research Travel Grant, William and Flora Hewlett Foundation, 2009

    Telluride workshop on organic aerosols . Invited speaker 2006, 2010

    Presenter in the Young Talents Speaker Series at the Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe, 2002

    Scholarship from the German National Academic Foundation (one of 1000 Germany-wide) to study at the California Institute of Technology, 1997

    Member of the German National Academic Foundation, 1995 (Scholarship awarded to top 0.3% of German students who demonstrate academic excellence in their chosen field of study and show a strong sense of social responsibility)


    Detailed CV