Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences at the University of Colorado Boulder

Martin Breitenlechner

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  • Breitenlechner M; Novak GA; Neuman JA; Rollins AW; Veres PR. (Mar 2022). A versatile vacuum ultraviolet ion source for reduced pressure bipolar chemical ionization mass spectrometry. Atmospheric Measurement Techniques , 15(5), 1159-1169. 10.5194/amt-15-1159-2022
  • Fischer L; Breitenlechner M; Canaval E; Scholz W; Striednig M; Graus M; Karl TG; Petaja T; Kulmala M; Hansel A. (Dec 2021). First eddy covariance flux measurements of semi-volatile organic compounds with the PTR3-TOF-MS. Atmospheric Measurement Techniques , 14(12), 8019-8039. 10.5194/amt-14-8019-2021
  • Zaytsev A; Breitenlechner M; Novelli A; Fuchs H; Knopf DA; Kroll JH; Keutsch FN. (Mar 2021). Application of chemical derivatization techniques combined with chemical ionization mass spectrometry to detect stabilized Criegee intermediates and peroxy radicals in the gas phase. Atmospheric Measurement Techniques , 14(3), 2501-2513. 10.5194/amt-14-2501-2021
  • Yan C; Nie W; Vogel AL; Dada L; Lehtipalo K; Stolzenburg D; Wagner R; Rissanen MP; Xiao M; Ahonen L. (May 2020). Size-dependent influence of NOx on the growth rates of organic aerosol particles. Science Advances , 6(22). 10.1126/sciadv.aay4945
  • Yan C; Nie W; Vogel AL; Dada L; Lehtipalo K; Stolzenburg D; Wagner R; Rissanen MP; Xiao M; Ahonen L. (May 2020). Size-dependent influence of NOx on the growth rates of organic aerosol particles. Science Advances , 6(22). 10.1126/sciadv.aay4945
  • Koss AR; Canagaratna MR; Zaytsev A; Krechmer JE; Breitenlechner M; Nihill KJ; Lim CY; Rowe JC; Roscioli JR; Keutsch FN. (Jan 2020). Dimensionality-reduction techniques for complex mass spectrometric datasets: application to laboratory atmospheric organic oxidation experiments. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics , 20(2), 1021-1041. 10.5194/acp-20-1021-2020
  • Zaytsev A; Koss AR; Breitenlechner M; Krechmer JE; Nihill KJ; Lim CY; Rowe JC; Cox JL; Moss J; Roscioli JR. (Dec 2019). Mechanistic study of the formation of ring-retaining and ring-opening products from the oxidation of aromatic compounds under urban atmospheric conditions. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics , 19(23), 15117-15129. 10.5194/acp-19-15117-2019
  • Holzinger R; Acton WJF; Bloss WJ; Breitenlechner M; Crilley LR; Dusanter S; Gonin M; Gros V; Keutsch FN; Kiendler-Scharr A. (Nov 2019). Validity and limitations of simple reaction kinetics to calculate concentrations of organic compounds from ion counts in PTR-MS. Atmospheric Measurement Techniques , 12(11), 6193-6208. 10.5194/amt-12-6193-2019
  • Zaytsev A; Breitenlechner M; Koss AR; Lim CY; Rowe JC; Kroll JH; Keutsch FN. (Mar 2019). Using collision-induced dissociation to constrain sensitivity of ammonia chemical ionization mass spectrometry (NH4+ CIMS) to oxygenated volatile organic compounds. Atmospheric Measurement Techniques , 12(3), 1861-1870. 10.5194/amt-12-1861-2019
  • Molteni, U Simon, M Heinritzi, M Hoyle, CR Bernhammer, AK Bianchi, F Breitenlechner, M Brilke, S Dias, A Duplissy, J Frege, C Gordon, H Heyn, C Jokinen, T Kurten, A Lehtipalo, K Makhmutov, V Petaja, T Pieber, SM Praplan, AP Schobesberger, S Steiner, G Stozhkov, Y Tome, A Trostl, J Wagner, AC Wagner, R Williamson, C Yan, C Baltensperger, U Curtius, J Donahue, NM Hansel, A Kirkby, J Kulmala, M Worsnop, DR Dommen, J. (Jan 2019). Formation of Highly Oxygenated Organic Molecules from #945-Pinene Ozonolysis: Chemical Characteristics, Mechanism, and Kinetic Model Development. 10.1021/acsearthspacechem.9b00035
  • Lehtipalo, K; Yan, C; Dada, L; Bianchi, F; Xiao, M; Wagner, R; Stolzenburg, D; Ahonen, LR; Amorim, A; Baccarini, A; Bauer, PS; Baumgartner, B; Bergen, A; Bernhammer, AK; Breitenlechner, M; Brilke, S; Buchholz, A; Mazon, SB; Chen, DX; Chen, XM; Dias, A; Dommen, J; Draper, DC; Duplissy, J; Ehn, M; Finkenzeller, H; Fischer, L; Frege, C; Fuchs, C; Garmash, O; Gordon, H; Hakala, J; He, XC; Heikkinen, L; Heinritzi, M; Helm, JC; Hofbauer, V; Hoyle, CR; Jokinen, T; Kangasluoma, J; Kerminen, VM; Kim, C; Kirkby, J; Kontkanen, J; Kurten, A; Lawler, MJ; Mai, HJ; Mathot, S; Mauldin, RL; Molteni, U; Nichman, L; Nie, W; Nieminen, T; Ojdanic, A; Onnela, A; Passananti, M; Petaja, T; Piel, F; Pospisilova, V; Quelever, LLJ; Rissanen, MP; Rose, C; Sarnela, N; Schallhart, S; Schuchmann, S; Sengupta, K; Simon, M; Sipila, M; Tauber, C; Tome, A; Trostl, J; Vaisanen, O; Vogel, AL; Volkamer, R; Wagner, AC; Wang, MY; Weitz, L; Wimmer, D; Ye, PL; Ylisirnio, A; Zha, QZ; Carslaw, KS; Curtius, J; Donahue, NM; Flagan, RC; Hansel, A; Riipine. (Dec 2018). Multicomponent new particle formation from sulfuric acid, ammonia, and biogenic vapors. SCIENCE ADVANCES , 4(12). 10.1126/sciadv.aau5363
  • Stolzenburg D; Fischer L; Vogel AL; Heinritzi M; Schervish M; Simon M; Wagner AC; Dada L; Ahonen LR; Amorim A. (Sep 2018). Rapid growth of organic aerosol nanoparticles over a wide tropospheric temperature range. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of USA , 115(37), 9122-9127. 10.1073/pnas.1807604115
  • Fuchs H; Albrecht S; Acir I-H; Bohn B; Breitenlechner M; Dorn H-P; Gkatzelis GI; Hofzumahaus A; Holland F; Kaminski M. (Jun 2018). Investigation of the oxidation of methyl vinyl ketone (MVK) by OH radicals in the atmospheric simulation chamber SAPHIR. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics , 18(11), 8001-8016. 10.5194/acp-18-8001-2018
  • Frege C; Ortega IK; Rissanen MP; Praplan AP; Steiner G; Heinritzi M; Ahonen L; Amorim A; Bernhammer A-K; Bianchi F. (Jan 2018). Influence of temperature on the molecular composition of ions and charged clusters during pure biogenic nucleation. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics , 18(1), 65-79. 10.5194/acp-18-65-2018
  • Gordon, H, J Kirkby, U Baltensperger, F Bianchi, M Breitenlechner, J Curtius, A Dias, J Dommen, NM Donahue, EM Dunne, J Duplissy, S Ehrhart, RC Flagan, C Frege, C Fuchs, A Hansel, CR Hoyle, M Kulmala, A Kurten, K Lehtipalo, V Makhmutov, U Molteni, MP Rissanen, Y Stozkhov, J Trostl, G Tsagkogeorgas, R Wagner, C Williamson, D Wimmer, PM Winkler, C Yan and KS Carslaw. (Aug 2017). Causes and importance of new particle formation in the present-day and preindustrial atmospheres. JOURNAL OF GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH-ATMOSPHERES , 122(16). 10.1002/2017JD026844
  • Breitenlechner M; Fischer L; Hainer M; Heinritzi M; Curtius J; Hansel A. (Jun 2017). PTR3: An Instrument for Studying the Lifecycle of Reactive Organic Carbon in the Atmosphere. Analytical Chemistry , 89(11), 5825-5832. 10.1021/acs.analchem.6b05110
  • Bernhammer A-K; Breitenlechner M; Keutsch FN; Hansel A. (Mar 2017). Technical note: Conversion of isoprene hydroxy hydroperoxides (ISOPOOHs) on metal environmental simulation chamber walls. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics , 17(6), 4053-4062. 10.5194/acp-17-4053-2017
  • Dunne, EM, H Gordon, A Kurten, J Almeida, J Duplissy, C Williamson, IK Ortega, KJ Pringle, A Adamov, U Baltensperger, P Barmet, F Benduhn, F Bianchi, M Breitenlechner, A Clarke, J Curtius, J Dommen, NM Donahue, S Ehrhart, RC Flagan, A Franchin, R Guida, J Hakala, A Hansel, M Heinritzi, T Jokinen, J Kangasluoma, J Kirkby, M Kulmala, A Kupc, MJ Lawler, K Lehtipalo, V Makhmutov, G Mann, S Mathot, J Merikanto, P Miettinen, A Nenes, A Onnela, A Rap, CLS Reddington, F Riccobono, NAD Richards, MP Rissanen, L Rondo, N Sarnela, S Schobesberger, K Sengupta, M Simon, M Sipilaa, JN Smith, Y Stozkhov, A Tome, J Trostl, PE Wagner, D Wimmer, PM Winkler, DR Worsnop and KS Carslaw. (Dec 2016). Global atmospheric particle formation from CERN CLOUD measurements. SCIENCE , 354(6316). 10.1126/science.aaf2649
  • Kurten, A, F Bianchi, J Almeida, O Kupiainen-Maatta, EM Dunne, J Duplissy, C Williamson, P Barmet, M Breitenlechner, J Dommen, NM Donahue, RC Flagan, A Franchin, H Gordon, J Hakala, A Hansel, M Heinritzi, L Ickes, T Jokinen, J Kangasluoma, J Kim, J Kirkby, A Kupc, K Lehtipalo, M Leiminger, V Makhmutov, A Onnela, IK Ortega, T Petaja, AP Praplan, F Riccobono, MP Rissanen, L Rondo, R Schnitzhofer, S Schobesberger, JN Smith, G Steiner, Y Stozhkov, A Tome, J Trostl, G Tsagkogeorgas, PE Wagner, D Wimmer, PL Ye, U Baltensperger, K Carslaw, M Kulmala and J Curtius. (Oct 2016). Experimental particle formation rates spanning tropospheric sulfuric acid and ammonia abundances, ion production rates, and temperatures. JOURNAL OF GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH-ATMOSPHERES , 121(20). 10.1002/2015JD023908
  • Gordon, H, K Sengupta, A Rap, J Duplissy, C Frege, C Williamson, M Heinritzi, M Simon, C Yan, J Almeida, J Trostl, T Nieminen, IK Ortega, R Wagner, EM Dunne, A Adamov, A Amorim, AK Bernhammer, F Bianchi, M Breitenlechner, S Brilke, XM Chen, JS Craven, A Dias, S Ehrhart, L Fischer, RC Flagan, A Franchin, C Fuchs, R Guida, J Hakala, CR Hoyle, T Jokinen, H Junninen, J Kangasluoma, J Kim, J Kirkby, M Krapf, A Kurten, A Laaksonen, K Lehtipalo, V Makhmutov, S Mathot, U Molteni, SA Monks, A Onnela, O Perakyla, F Piel, T Petaja, AP Praplanh, KJ Pringle, NAD Richards, MP Rissanen, L Rondo, N Sarnela, S Schobesberger, CE Scott, JH Seinfeldo, S Sharma, M Sipila, G Steiner, Y Stozhkov, F Stratmann, A Tome, A Virtanen, AL Vogel, AC Wagner, PE Wagner, E Weingartner, D Wimmer, PM Winkler, PL Ye, X Zhang, A Hansel, J Dommen, NM Donahue, DR Worsnop, U Baltensperger, M Kulm. (Oct 2016). Reduced anthropogenic aerosol radiative forcing caused by biogenic new particle formation. PROCEEDINGS OF THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA , 113(43). 10.1073/pnas.1602360113
  • Kirkby, J, J Duplissy, K Sengupta, C Frege, H Gordon, C Williamson, M Heinritzi, M Simon, C Yan, J Almeida, J Trostl, T Nieminen, IK Ortega, R Wagner, A Adamov, A Amorim, AK Bernhammer, F Bianchi, M Breitenlechner, S Brilke, XM Chen, J Craven, A Dias, S Ehrhart, RC Flagan, A Franchin, C Fuchs, R Guida, J Hakala, CR Hoyle, T Jokinen, H Junninen, J Kangasluoma, J Kim, M Krapf, A Kurten, A Laaksonen, K Lehtipalo, V Makhmutov, S Mathot, U Molteni, A Onnela, O Perakyla, F Piel, T Petaja, AP Praplan, K Pringle, A Rap, NAD Richards, I Riipinen, MP Rissanen, L Rondo, N Sarnela, S Schobesberger, CE Scott, JH Seinfeld, M Sipila, G Steiner, Y Stozhkov, F Stratmann, A Tome, A Virtanen, AL Vogel, AC Wagner, PE Wagner, E Weingartner, D Wimmer, PM Winkler, PL Ye, X Zhang, A Hansel, J Dommen, NM Donahue, DR Worsnop, U Baltensperger, M Kulmala, KS Carslaw and J Curtius. (May 2016). Ion-induced nucleation of pure biogenic particles. NATURE , 533(7604). 10.1038/nature17953
  • Trostl, J, WK Chuang, H Gordon, M Heinritzi, C Yan, U Molteni, L Ahlm, C Frege, F Bianchi, R Wagner, M Simon, K Lehtipalo, C Williamson, JS Craven, J Duplissy, A Adamov, J Almeida, AK Bernhammer, M Breitenlechner, S Brilke, A Dias, S Ehrhart, RC Flagan, A Franchin, C Fuchs, R Guida, M Gysel, A Hansel, CR Hoyle, T Jokinen, H Junninen, J Kangasluoma, H Keskinen, J Kim, M Krapf, A Kurten, A Laaksonen, M Lawler, M Leiminger, S Mathot, O Mohler, T Nieminen, A Onnela, T Petaja, FM Piel, P Miettinen, MP Rissanen, L Rondo, N Sarnela, S Schobesberger, K Sengupta, M Sipila, JN Smith, G Steiner, A Tome, A Virtanen, AC Wagner, E Weingartner, D Wimmer, PM Winkler, PL Ye, KS Carslaw, J Curtius, J Dommen, J Kirkby, M Kulmala, I Riipinen, DR Worsnop, NM Donahue and U Baltensperger. (May 2016). The role of low-volatility organic compounds in initial particle growth in the atmosphere. NATURE , 533(7604). 10.1038/nature18271
  • Lehtipalo, K, L Rondo, J Kontkanen, S Schobesberger, T Jokinen, N Sarnela, A Kurten, S Ehrhart, A Franchin, T Nieminen, F Riccobono, M Sipila, T Yli-Juuti, J Duplissy, A Adamov, L Ahlm, J Almeida, A Amorim, F Bianchi, M Breitenlechner, J Dommen, AJ Downard, EM Dunne, RC Flagan, R Guida, J Hakala, A Hansel, W Jud, J Kangasluoma, VM Kerminen, H Keskinen, J Kim, J Kirkby, A Kupc, O Kupiainen-Maatta, A Laaksonen, MJ Lawler, M Leiminger, S Mathot, T Olenius, IK Ortega, A Onnela, T Petaja, A Praplan, MP Rissanen, T Ruuskanen, FD Santos, S Schallhart, R Schnitzhofer, M Simon, JN Smith, J Trostl, G Tsagkogeorgas, A Tome, P Vaattovaara, H Vehkamaki, AE Vrtala, PE Wagner, C Williamson, D Wimmer, PM Winkler, A Virtanen, NM Donahue, KS Carslaw, U Baltensperger, I Riipinen, J Curtius, DR Worsnop and M Kulmala. (May 2016). The effect of acid-base clustering and ions on the growth of atmospheric nano-particles. NATURE COMMUNICATIONS , 7. 10.1038/ncomms11594
  • Rondo L; Ehrhart S; Kuerten A; Adamov A; Bianchi F; Breitenlechner M; Duplissy J; Franchin A; Dommen J; Donahue NM. (Mar 2016). Effect of dimethylamine on the gas phase sulfuric acid concentration measured by Chemical Ionization Mass Spectrometry. Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres , 121(6), 3036-3049. 10.1002/2015JD023868
  • Duplissy J; Merikanto J; Franchin A; Tsagkogeorgas G; Kangasluoma J; Wimmer D; Vuollekoski H; Schobesberger S; Lehtipalo K; Flagan RC. (Feb 2016). Effect of ions on sulfuric acid-water binary particle formation: 2. Experimental data and comparison with QC-normalized classical nucleation theory. Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres , 121(4), 1752-1775. 10.1002/2015JD023539
  • Hoyle, CR, C Fuchs, E Jarvinen, H Saathoff, A Dias, I El Haddad, M Gysel, SC Coburn, J Trostl, AK Bernhammer, F Bianchi, M Breitenlechner, JC Corbin, J Craven, NM Donahue, J Duplissy, S Ehrhart, C Frege, H Gordon, N Hoppel, M Heinritzi, TB Kristensen, U Molteni, L Nichman, T Pinterich, ASH Prevot, M Simon, JG Slowik, G Steiner, A Tome, AL Vogel, R Volkamer, AC Wagner, R Wagner, AS Wexler, C Williamson, PM Winkler, C Yan, A Amorim, J Dommen, J Curtius, MW Gallagher, RC Flagan, A Hansel, J Kirkby, M Kulmala, O Mohler, F Stratmann, DR Worsnop and U Baltensperger. (Jan 2016). Aqueous phase oxidation of sulphur dioxide by ozone in cloud droplets. ATMOSPHERIC CHEMISTRY AND PHYSICS , 16(3). 10.5194/acp-16-1693-2016
  • Bianchi F; Praplan AP; Sarnela N; Dommen J; Kuerten A; Ortega IK; Schobesberger S; Junninen H; Simon M; Troestl J. (Dec 2014). Insight into Acid-Base Nucleation Experiments by Comparison of the Chemical Composition of Positive, Negative, and Neutral Clusters. Environmental Science and Technology (Washington) , 48(23), 13675-13684. 10.1021/es502380b
  • Kuerten A; Jokinen T; Simon M; Sipila M; Sarnela N; Junninen H; Adamov A; Almeida J; Amorim A; Bianchi F. (Oct 2014). Neutral molecular cluster formation of sulfuric acid-dimethylamine observed in real time under atmospheric conditions. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of USA , 111(42), 15019-15024. 10.1073/pnas.1404853111
  • Riccobono F; Schobesberger S; Scott CE; Dommen J; Ortega IK; Rondo L; Almeida J; Amorim A; Bianchi F; Breitenlechner M. (May 2014). Oxidation Products of Biogenic Emissions Contribute to Nucleation of Atmospheric Particles. Science , 344(6185), 717-721. 10.1126/science.1243527
  • Schnitzhofer R; Metzger A; Breitenlechner M; Jud W; Heinritzi M; De Menezes L-P; Duplissy J; Guida R; Haider S; Kirkby J. (Jan 2014). Characterisation of organic contaminants in the CLOUD chamber at CERN. Atmospheric Measurement Techniques , 7(7), 2159-2168. 10.5194/amt-7-2159-2014
  • Schobesberger S; Junninen H; Bianchi F; Lonn G; Ehn M; Lehtipalo K; Dommen J; Ehrhart S; Ortega IK; Franchin A. (Oct 2013). Molecular understanding of atmospheric particle formation from sulfuric acid and large oxidized organic molecules. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of USA , 110(43), 17223-17228. 10.1073/pnas.1306973110
  • Almeida J; Schobesberger S; Kuerten A; Ortega IK; Kupiainen-Maatta O; Praplan AP; Adamov A; Amorim A; Bianchi F; Breitenlechner M. (Oct 2013). Molecular understanding of sulphuric acid-amine particle nucleation in the atmosphere. Nature , 502(7471), 359-+. 10.1038/nature12663
  • Kohl I; Beauchamp J; Cakar-Beck F; Herbig J; Dunkl J; Tietje O; Tiefenthaler M; Boesmueller C; Wisthaler A; Breitenlechner M. (Mar 2013). First observation of a potential non-invasive breath gas biomarker for kidney function. Journal of Breath Research: volatiles for medical diagnosis , 7(1). 10.1088/1752-7155/7/1/017110
  • Keskinen H; Virtanen A; Joutsensaari J; Tsagkogeorgas G; Duplissy J; Schobesberger S; Gysel M; Riccobono F; Slowik JG; Bianchi F. (Jan 2013). Evolution of particle composition in CLOUD nucleation experiments. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics , 13(11), 5587-5600. 10.5194/acp-13-5587-2013
  • Kirkby J; Curtius J; Almeida J; Dunne E; Duplissy J; Ehrhart S; Franchin A; Gagne S; Ickes L; Kuerten A. (Aug 2011). Role of sulphuric acid, ammonia and galactic cosmic rays in atmospheric aerosol nucleation. Nature , 476(7361), 429-U77. 10.1038/nature10343
  • Brilli F; Ruuskanen TM; Schnitzhofer R; Mueller M; Breitenlechner M; Bittner V; Wohlfahrt G; Loreto F; Hansel A. (May 2011). Detection of Plant Volatiles after Leaf Wounding and Darkening by Proton Transfer Reaction "Time-of-Flight" Mass Spectrometry (PTR-TOF). PLoS One , 6(5). 10.1371/journal.pone.0020419
  • Mueller M; Mielke LH; Breitenlechner M; McLuckey SA; Shepson PB; Wisthaler A; Hansel A. (Jan 2009). MS/MS studies for the selective detection of isomeric biogenic VOCs using a Townsend Discharge Triple Quadrupole Tandem MS and a PTR-Linear Ion Trap MS. Atmospheric Measurement Techniques , 2(2), 703-712.