Peer reviewed papers (2001-2014)


1)    Hoppe P., Lodders K., Strebel R., Amari S., and Lewis R. S. (2001) Boron in presolar silicon carbide grains from supernovae. Astrophys. J. 551, 478-485.

2)    Hoppe P. (2001) Stardust in meteorites and its relevance to nuclear astrophysics. Nuclear Physics A 688, 94c-101c.

3)    Hoppe P., Goswami J. N., Krähenbühl U., and Marti K. (2001) Boron in chondrules. Meteoritics Planet. Sci. 36, 1331-1343.

4)    Poller U., Huth J., Hoppe P., and Williams I. S. (2001) REE, U, Th, and Hf distribution in zircon from Western Carpathian Variscan granitoids: A combined cathodoluminescence and ion microprobe study. American Journal of Science 301, 858-876.

5)    Hoppe P. (2001) Elemental and isotopic abundances in meteorites. In Solar and Galactic Composition (ed. R. F. Wimmer-Schweingruber), AIP Conference Proceedings 598, 31-40.

6)    Busemann H., Binns W.R., Chiappini C., Gloeckler G., Hoppe P., Kirilova D., Leske L.A., Manuel O.K., Mewaldt R.A., Möbius E., Wieler R., Wiens R.C., Wimmer-Schweingruber R.F., and Yanasak N.E. (2001) Applications of abundance data and requirements for cosmochemical modeling. In Solar and Galactic Composition (ed. R. F. Wimmer-Schweingruber), AIP Conference Proceedings 598, 357-379.


1)    Varela M. E., Kurat G., Hoppe P., and Brandstätter F. (2002) Chemistry of glass inclusions in olivines of the CR chondrites Renazzo, Acfer 182 and El Djouf 001. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta 66, 1663-1679.

2)    Hoppe P. (2002) NanoSIMS perspectives for nuclear astrophysics. In The International workshop: Astronomy with Radioactivities III (eds. R. Diehl, N. Prantzos, D. Hartmann, and P. Hoppe), New Astronomy Reviews 46, 589-595.

3)    Mostefaoui S., El Goresy A., Hoppe P., Gillet P., and Ott U. (2002) Mode of occurrence, textural settings and nitrogen-isotopic compositions of in-situ diamonds and other carbon phases in the Bencubbin meteorite. Earth Planet. Sci. Lett. 204, 89-100.

4)    Hoppe P. and Besmehn A. (2002) Evidence for extinct vanadium-49 in presolar silicon carbide grains from supernovae. Astrophys. J. 576, L69-L72.

5)    Hellebrand E., Snow J. E., Hoppe P., and Hofmann A. W. (2002) Garnet-field melting and late-stage refertilization in ‚residual’ Abyssal peridotites from the Central Indian Ridge. J. of Petrology 43, 2305-2338.


1)    Besmehn A. and Hoppe P. (2003) A NanoSIMS study of Si- and Ca-Ti-isotopic compositions of presolar silicon carbide grains from supernovae. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta 67, 4693-4703.

2)    Hammer C.U., Kurat P., Hoppe P., Grum W., and Clausen H.B. (2003) Thera eruption data 1645 BC confirmed by new ice core data. SCIEM 2000 Conference Proceedings (ed. M. Bietak), Verlag der Österreichischen Akademie der Wissenschaften, Wien, pp. 87-94


1)    Hoppe P. (2004) Stardust in meteorites. In Astrophysics of Dust (eds. A. Witt, G. C. Clayton, and B. T. Draine), pp. 265-283, ASP Conference Series, Volume 309.

2)    Hoppe P., Ott U., and Lugmair G. (2004) NanoSIMS, the new tool of choice: 26Al, 44Ti, 49V, 53Mn, 60Fe, and more. New Astronomy Reviews 48, 171-176.

3)    Ott U., Hoppe P., and Lugmair G. (2004) Developments in instrumentation for isotopic analyses of pre-solar grains. New Astronomy Reviews 48, 165-169.

4)    Mostefaoui S., Lugmair G., Hoppe P., and El Goresy A. (2004) Evidence for live 60Fe in meteorites. New Astronomy Reviews 48, 155-159.

5)    Mostefaoui S. and Hoppe P. (2004) Discovery of abundant in situ silicate and spinel grains from red giant stars in a primitive meteorite. Astrophys. J. 613, L149-L152.


1)    Zinner E., Nittler L. R., Hoppe P., Gallino R., Straniero O., Alexander M. O’D., and Lewis R. S. (2005) Oxygen, magnesium and chromium isotopic ratios of presolar spinel grains. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta 69, 4149-4165.

2)    Varela M. E., Kurat G., Zinner E., Hoppe P., Ntaflos T., and Nazarov M. A. (2005) The non-igneous genesis of angrites: support from trace element distribution between phases in D’Orbigny. Meteoritics Planet. Sci. 40, 409-430.

3)    Mostefaoui S., Zinner E., Hoppe P., Stadermann F. J., and El Goresy A. (2005) In situ survey of graphite in unequilibrated chondrites: Morphologies, C, N, O, and H isotopic ratios. Meteoritics Planet. Sci. 40, 721-743.

4)    Mostefaoui S., Lugmair G. W., and Hoppe P. (2005) Iron-60: A heat source for planetary differentiation from a nearby supernova explosion. Astrophys. J. 625, 271-277.

5)    Frisch P., Grün E., and Hoppe P. (2005) Interstellar and presolar grains in the Galaxy and in the Solar System. In The Solar System and beyond – Ten years of ISSI (eds J. Geiss and B. Hultquist). ISSI-Scientific report SR-003, p. 183-196, ESA Publications Division, Nordwijk.

6)    Nittler L. R. and Hoppe P. (2005) Are presolar silicon carbide grains from novae actually from supernovae? Astrophys. J. 631, L89-L92.

7)    Ott U. and Hoppe P. (2005) Sternenstaub im Labor – (Nicht nur) Edelsteine aus dem All. Sterne und Weltraum 9-2005, 38-45.

8)    Beck P., Gillet Ph., El Goresy A., and Mostefaoui S. (2005) Timescales of shock processes in chondritic and martian meteorites. Nature 435, 1071-1074.


1)    Hoppe P. (2006) NanoSIMS: A new tool in cosmochemistry. Applied Surface Science 252, 7102-7106.

2)    Gröner E. and Hoppe P. (2006) Automated Ion Imaging with the NanoSIMS Ion Microprobe. Applied Surface Science 252, 7148-7151.

3)    Winterholler B., Hoppe P., Andreae M. O., and S. Foley (2006) Measurement of Sulfur Isotope Ratios in Micrometer-Sized Samples by NanoSIMS. Applied Surface Science 252, 7128-7131.

4)    Hoppe P., Stadermann F. J., Stephan T., Floss C., Leitner J., Marhas K. K., and Hörz F. (2006) SIMS studies of Allende projectiles fired into Stardust-type aluminum foils at 6 km/s. Meteoritics Planet. Sci. 41, 197-209.

5)    Busemann H., Young A. F., Alexander C. M. O’D., Hoppe P., Mukhopadhyay S. and Nittler L. R. (2006) Records of interstellar chemistry in organic matter of primitive meteorites. Science 312, 727-730.

6)    Heck P. R., Marhas K. K., Gallino R., Hoppe P., Baur H., and Wieler R. (2006) Helium and neon in single presolar grains from the meteorites Murchison and Murray. Mem. S. A. It. 77, 903-906.

7)    Brownlee D. et al. (2006) Comet 81P/Wild 2 under a microscope. Science 314, 1711-1716.

8)    Flynn G. J. et al. (2006) Elemental compositions of comet 81P/Wild 2 samples collected by Stardust. Science 314, 1731-1735.

9)    Hörz F. et al. (2006) Impact features on Stardust: Implications for comet 81P/Wild 2 dust. Science 314, 1716-1719.

10)    McKeegan K. D. et al. (2006) Isotopic compositions of cometary matter returned by Stardust. Science 314, 1724-1728.


1)    Horvath-Bordon E., Riedel R., McMillan P. F., Kroll P., Miehe G., van Aken P. A., Zerr A., Hoppe P., Shebanova O., McLaren I., Lauterbach S., Kroke E., Boehler R. (2007) High-pressure synthesis of crystalline carbon nitride imide, C2N2(NH). Angewandte Chemie 46, 1476-1480.

2)    Hoppe P., Macdougall D., and Lugmair G. W. (2007) High spatial resolution ion microprobe measurements refine chronology of Orgueil carbonate formation. Meteoritics Planet. Sci. 42, 1309-1320.

3)    Lugaro M., Karakas A. I., Nittler L. R., Alexander C. M’OD., Hoppe P., Iliadis C., and Lattanzio J. C. (2007) ) On the asymptotic giant branch star origin of peculiar spinel grain OC2. Astron. Astrophys. 461, 657-664.

4)    Ott U. and Hoppe P. (2007) Presolar grains in meteorites and interplanetary dust: An overview. In Highlights of Astronomy (eds. Anja C. Andersen & John  Lattanzio), Volume 14,  XXVIth IAU General Assembly, Prague.

5)    Heck P., Marhas K. K., Hoppe P., Gallino R., Baur H., and Wieler R. (2007) Presolar He and Ne isotopes in single circumstellar SiC grains. Astrophys. J. 656, 1208-1222.

6)    Zega T. J., Nittler L. R., Busemann H., Hoppe P., and Stroud R. M. (2007) Coordinated isotopic and mineralogic analyses of planetary materials enabled by in situ lift-out with a focused ion beam scanning electron microscope. Meteoritics Planet. Sci. 42, 1373-1386.

7)    Marhas K. K., Hoppe P., and Ott U. (2007) NanoSIMS studies of Ba isotopic compositions in single presolar silicon carbide grains from AGB stars and supernovae. Meteoritics Planet. Sci. 42, 1077-1101.

8)    Henkel T., Stephan T., Jessberger E. K., Hoppe P., Strebel R., Amari S., and Lewis R. S. (2007) 3-D elemental and isotopic composition of presolar silicon carbides. Meteoritics Planet. Sci. 42, 1121-1134.

9)    Zinner E. Amari S., Guinness R., Jennings C., Mertz A. F., Nguyen A. N., Gallino R., Hoppe P., Lugaro M., Nittler L. R., and Lewis R. S. (2007) NanoSIMS isotopic analysis of small presolar grains: Search for Si3N4 grains from AGB stars and Al and Ti isotopic compositions of rare presolar SiC grains. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta 71, 4786-4813.

10)    Vollmer C., Hoppe P., Brenker F. E., and Holzapfel C. (2007) Stellar MgSiO3-Perovskite – a shock transformed stardust silicate found in a meteorite. Astrophys. J. 666, L49-L52.

11)    Wirth R., Vollmer Ch., Brenker F., Matsyuk S., and Kaminsky F. (2007) Inclusions of nanocrystalline hydrous aluminium silicate “Phase Egg” in superdeep diamonds from Juina (Mato Grosso State, Brazil). Earth Planet. Sci. Lett. 259, 384-399.

12)    Brenker F. E., Vollmer C., Vincze L., Vekemans B., Szymanski A., Janssens K., Szaloki I., Nasdala L., Joswig W. and Kaminsky F. (2007). Carbonates from the lower part of transition zone or even the lower mantle. Earth Planet. Sci. Lett. 260,1-9.


1)    Leitner J., Stephan T., Kearsley A., Hörz F., Flynn G., and Sandford S. A. (2008). TOF-SIMS analysis of crater residues from Wild 2 cometary particles on Stardust aluminum foil. Meteoritics. Planet. Sci. 43, 161-185.

2)    Kearsley A. T., Borg J., Graham G. A., Burchell M. J., Cole M. J., Leroux H., Bridges J. C., Hörz F., Wozniakiewicz P. J., Bland P. A., Bradley J. P., Dai Z. R., Teslich N., See T., Hoppe P., Heck P. R., Huth J., Stadermann F. J., Floss C., Marhas K. K., Stephan T., and Leitner J. (2008) Dust from comet Wild 2: Interpreting particle size, shape, structure and composition from impact features on the Stardust aluminum foils. Meteoritics Planet. Sci. 43, 41-73.

3)    Stadermann F. J., Hoppe P.,  Floss C., Heck P. R., Hörz F., Huth J., Kearsley A. T., Leitner J., Marhas K. K., McKeegan K. D., and Stephan T. (2008) Stardust in STARDUST – the C, N, and O isotopic compositions of Wild 2 cometary matter in Al foil impacts. Meteoritics Planet. Sci. 43, 299-313.

4)    Westphal A. J. et al. (2008) Discovery of non-random spatial distribution of impacts in the Stardust cometary collector. Meteoritics Planet. Sci. 43, 415-429.

5)    Winterholler B., Hoppe P., Foley S., and Andreae M. O. (2008) Sulfur isotope ratio measurements of individual sulfate particles by NanoSIMS. Int. J. Mass Spectrometry 272, 63-77.

6)    Hoppe P. and Vollmer C. (2008) Presolar silicates in meteorites and interplanetary dust particles. In IXth Torino Workshop on Evolution and Nucleosynthesis in AGB Stars and the IInd Perugia Workshop on Nuclear Astrophysics (eds. R. Guandalini, S. Palmerini, and M. Busso), pp. 254-261.  AIP Conference Proceedings 1001.

7)    Heck P. R., Schmitz B., Baur H., and Wieler R. (2008) Noble gases in fossil micrometeorites and meteorites from 470 Myr old sediments from southern Sweden, and new evidence for the L-chondrite parent body breakup event. Meteoritics Planet. Sci. 43, 517-528.

8)    Nittler L. R., Alexander C. M. O’D., Gallino R., Hoppe P., Nguyen A. N., Stadermann F., and Zinner E. K. (2008) Aluminum-, calcium- and titanium-rich oxide stardust in ordinary chondrite meteorites. Astrophys. J. 682, 1450-1478.

9)    Vollmer C., Hoppe P., and Brenker F. E. (2008) Si isotopic compositions of presolar silicate grains from red giant stars and supernovae. Astrophys. J. 684, 611-617.

10)    Hoppe P., Macdougall D., and Lugmair G. W. (2008) Extinct manganese-53 in carbonates from the Orgueil meteorite. New Astronomy Reviews 52, 467-470.

11)    Hoppe P. (2008) Reservoir for Comet Material: Circumstellar Grains. Space Sci. Rev. 138, 43-57.

12)    Winterholler B., Hoppe P., Huth J., Foley S., and Andreae M. O. (2008) Sulfur isotope analyses of individual aerosol particles in the urban aerosol at a central European site (Mainz, Germany). Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss. 8, 9347-9404.

13)    Musat N.,  Halm H., Winterholler B., Hoppe P., Peduzzi S., Hillion F., Horreard F., Amann R., Jørgensen B, and Kuypers M. (2008) A single cell view on the ecophysiology of anaerobic phototrophic bacteria. PNAS 105, 17861-17866.

14)    Sinha B. W., Hoppe P., Huth J., Foley S., and Andreae M. O. (2008) Sulfur isotope analyses of individual aerosol particles in the urban aerosol at a central European site (Mainz, Germany). Atmos. Chem. Phys. 8, 7217-7238.

15)    Nakashima D., Ott U., Hoppe P., and El Goresy A. (2008) Search for extinct 36Cl: Vigarano CAIs, the Pink Angel from Allende, and Ningqiang chondrule. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta  72, 6141-6153.


1)    Hoppe P., Leitner J., Meyer B. S., The L.-S., Lugaro M., and Amari S. (2009) An unusual presolar silicon carbide grain from a supernova: Implications for the production of silicon-29 in type II supernovae. Astrophys. J. 691, L20-L23.

2)    Sinha B. W., Hoppe P., Huth J., Foley S., and Andreae M. O. (2009) Sulfur isotope analysis of individual aerosol particles – a new tool for studying heterogeneous oxidation processes in the marine environment. Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss.  9, 1-59.

3)    Gail H.-P., Zhukovska S. V., Hoppe P., and Trieloff M. (2009) Stardust from asymptotic giant branch stars. Astrophys. J. 698, 1136-1154.

4)    Holzapfel C., Soldera F., Vollmer C., Hoppe P.,  Mücklich F. (2009) TEM foil preparation of sub-micrometre sized individual grains by focused ion beam technique. Journal of Microscopy 235, 59–66.

5)    Hoppe P. (2009) Meteorites, In Landolt-Boernstein, Volume Astronomy, Astrophysics, Cosmology, subvolume B (ed. J. Trümper), Springer, pp. 450-466.

6)    Vollmer C., Brenker F. E., Hoppe P., and Stroud R. M. (2009) Direct laboratory analysis of silicate stardust from red giant stars. Astrophys. J. 700, 774-782.

7)    Heck P. R., Amari S., Hoppe P., Baur H., Lewis R. S., and Wieler R. (2009) Ne isotopes in individual presolar graphite grains from the Murchison meteorite together with He, C, O, Mg-Al isotopic analyses as tracers of their origins. Astrophys. J. 701, 1415-1425.

8)    Hoppe P., Leitner J., Vollmer C., Gröner E., Heck P. R., Gallino R., and Amari S. (2009) Heavy element abundances in presolar silicon carbide grains from low-metallicity AGB stars. PASA 26, 284-288.

9)    Vollmer C., Hoppe P., Stadermann F. J., Floss C., and Brenker F. E. (2009) NanoSIMS analysis and Auger electron spectroscopy of silicate and oxide stardust from the carbonaceous chondrite Acfer 094. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta 73, 7127-7149.

10)    Busemann H., Nguyen A. N., Cody G. D., Hoppe P., Kilcoyne A. L. D., Stroud R. M., Zega T. J., and Nittler L. R. (2009) Ultra-primitive Interplanetary Dust Particles from the Comet 26P/Grigg-Skjellerup Dust Stream Collection. Earth Planet. Sci. Lett. 288, 44-57.

11)    Berg T., Maul J., Schönhense G., Marosits E., Hoppe P., Ott U., and Palme H. (2009) Direct evidence for condensation in the early solar system and implications for nebular cooling rates. Astrophys. J. 702, L172-L176.

12)    Halm H.,  Musat N, Lam P., Langlois R., Musat F., Peduzzi S., Lavik G., Schubert C. J.,  Sinha  B. W., LaRoche J. and Kuypers M. M. M. (2009) Co-occurrence of denitrification and nitrogen fixation in a meromictic lake, Lake Cadagno (Switzerland). Environmental Microbiology 11, 1945-1958.

13)    Hoppe P. (2009) Sternenstaub in Meteoriten und Kometen. Physik in unserer Zeit 6/2009, 282-289.


1)    Gail H.-P. and Hoppe P. (2010) The origins of protoplanetary dust and the formation of accretion disks. In “Protoplanetary Dust: Astrochemical and Cosmochemical Perspectives (eds. D. Apai and D. Lauretta)”, Cambridge University Press, pp. 27-65.

2)    Hoppe P. (2010) Stardust in primitive solar system materials. AIP Conference Proceedings 1213, pp. 84-94.

3)    Hoppe P. (2010) Stardust in meteorites and IDPs: Current status, recent advances, and future prospects. In Cosmic Dust: Near & Far (eds. T. Henning, E. Grün, and J. Steinacker), ASP Conference Series 414, pp. 148-156.

4)    Müller W. E. G.,  Wang X., Sinha B.W.,  Wiens M., Schröder H. C., and Jochum K. P.: NanoSIMS: Insights into the Organization of the Proteinaceous Scaffold within Hexactinellid Sponge Spicules (2010) ChemBioChem 11, 1077-1082.

5)    Hoppe P., Leitner J., Gröner E., Marhas K. K., Meyer B. S., and Amari S. (2010) NanoSIMS studies of small presolar SiC grains: New insights into supernova nucleosynthesis, chemistry, and dust formation. Astrophys. J. 719, 1370-1384.

6)    Zega T. J., Alexander C. M. O’D., Busemann H., Nittler L. R., Hoppe P., Stroud R. M., and Young A. F. (2010) Mineral associations and character of isotopically anomalous organic material in the Tagish Lake carbonaceous chondrite. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta 74, 5966-5983.

7)    Pöschl U., Martin S. T., Sinha B., Chen Q., Gunthe S. S., Huffman J. A., Borrmann S., Farmer D. K., Garland R. M., Helas G., Jimenez J. L., King S. M., Manzi A., Mikhailov E., Pauliquevis T., Petters M. D., Prenni A. J., Roldin P., Rose D., Schneider J., Su H., Zorn S. R., Artaxo P., Andreae M. O. (2010) Rainforest aerosols as biogenic nuclei of clouds and precipitation in the Amazon. Science 329, 1513-1516.

8)    Price M. C., Kearsley A. T., Burchell M. J., Hörz F., Borg J., Bridges J. C., Cole M. J., Floss C., Graham G., Green S. F., Hoppe P., Leroux H., Marhas K. K., Park N., Stroud R., Stadermann F. J., Telisch N. and Wozniakiewicz P. J. (2010) Comet 81P/Wild 2: The size distribution of finer (sub 10-micrometer) dust collected by the Stardust spacecraft. Meteoitics Planet. Sci. 45, 1409-1428.

9)    Buntain J., Lugaro M., Stancliffe R. J., Karakas A., Nittler L., and Hoppe P. (2010) Wind composition beyond the tip of the AGB and ist relevance to stardust grains. Mem. S. A. It., 81, 958-963.

10)    Sinha B. W. and Hoppe P. (2010) Ion microprobe analysis: Basic principles, state-of-the-art instruments and recent applications with emphasis on the geosciences. In: F. Brenker, F. and Jordan, G. (eds.): EMU Notes in Mineralogy: Nanoscopic approaches in earth and planetary sciences, Volume 8, European Mineralogical Union.


1) Hoppe P.: Measurements of presolar grains. Proceedings of the 11th Symposium on Nuclei in the Cosmos (NIC XI). July 19 - July 23, 2010 Heidelberg, Germany. Available online at (2011).

2) Kodolany J. and Hoppe P.: A promising method to obtain more accurate Mg and Fe isotope compositional data on presolar silicate particles. Proceedings of the 11th Symposium on Nuclei in the Cosmos (NIC XI). July 19 - July 23, 2010 Heidelberg, Germany. Available online at (2011).

3) Leitner J., Hoppe P., Vollmer C., and Zipfel J.: The Inventory of Presolar Grains in Primitive Meteorites: A NanoSIMS Study of C-, N-, and O-isotopes in NWA 852. Proceedings of the 11th Symposium on Nuclei in the Cosmos (NIC XI). July 19 - July 23, 2010 Heidelberg, Germany. Available online at (2011).

4) Buntain J., Lugaro M., Stancliffe R. J., Karakas A., Nittler L., and Hoppe P.: Wind beyond the tip of the AGB and its relevance to stardust grain data. Proceedings of the 11th Symposium on Nuclei in the Cosmos (NIC XI). July 19 - July 23, 2010 Heidelberg, Germany. Available online at (2011).

5) Fujiya W., Hoppe P., and Ott U.: Hints for neutrino-process boron in presolar silicon carbide grains from supernovae. Astrophys. J. 730, L7-L11 (2011).

6) Besmehn A., Hoppe P., and Ott U.: Search for extinct Aluminum-26 and Titanium-44 in nanodiamonds from the Allende CV3 and Murchison CM2 meteorites. Meteo. Planet. Sci., in press (2011).


1) Leitner J., Vollmer C., Hoppe P., and Zipfel J. (2012) Characterization of presolar material in the CR chondrite Northwest Africa 852. Astrophys. J. 745, 38.

2) Hoppe P., Fujiya W., and Zinner E. (2012) Sulfur molecule chemistry in supernova ejecta recorded by silicon carbide stardust. Astrophys. J. 745, L26.

3) Harris E., Sinha B., Hoppe P., Crowley J., Foley S., and Ono S. (2012) Sulfur isotope fractionation during oxidation of sulphur dioxide: Gas-phase oxidation by OH radicals and aqueous oxidation by H2O2, O3, and iron catalysis. Atmos. Chem. Phys. 12, 407-423.

4) Srama R. et al. (2012) SARIM PLUS—sample return of comet 67P/CG and of interstellar matter. Exp. Astronomy,

5) Jochum K. P., Wang X., Vennemann T. W., Sinha B., and Müller W. E. G. (2012) Siliceous deep-sea sponge Monorhaphis chuni: A potential paleoclimate archive in ancient animals. Chem. Geology 300-301, 143-151.

6) Harris E., Sinha B., Foley S., Crowley J., Borrmann S., and Hoppe P. (2012) Sulfur isotope fractionation during heterogeneous oxidation of SO2 by mineral dust. Atmos. Chem. Phys. 12, 4867-4884.

7) Harris E., Sinha B., Hoppe P., Crowley J., Foley S., and Borrmann S. (2012) Fractionation of sulfur isotopes during heterogeneous oxidation of SO2 on sea salt aerosol: A new tool to investigate non-sea salt sulfate production in the marine boundary layer. Atmos. Chem. Phys. 12, 4619-4631.

8) Varela M. E., Zinner E., Kurat G., Chu H.-T., and Hoppe P. (2012) Dark inclusion Allende 4884-2B provides new insights on the formation of fayalitic olivine. Meteoritics Planet. Sci., 47, 832-852.

9) Wasson J. and Hoppe P. (2012) Co/Ni ratios at taenite/kamacite interfaces and relative cooling rates in iron meteorites. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta 84, 508-524.

10) Ott U., Besmehn A., Farouqi K., Hallmann O., Hoppe P., Kratz K.-L., Melber K., and Wallner A. (2012) New attempts to understand nanodiamond stardust. PASA 20, 90-97.

11) Heck P,  Hoppe P., Huth J. (2012) Sulfur four isotope NanoSIMS analysis of comet-81P⁄Wild 2 dust in impact craters on aluminum foil C2037N from NASA’s Stardust mission. Meteorit. Planet. Sci. 47, 649-659.

12) Leitner J., Kodolanyi J., Hoppe P., and Floss C. (2012) Laboratory analysis of presolar silicate stardust from a nova. Astrophys. J. 754, L41.

13) Huffman J. A., Sinha B., Garland R. M., Snee-Pollmann A., Gunthe S. S., Artaxo P., Martin S. T., Andreae M. O., and Pöschl U. (2012) Size distributions and temporal variations of biological aerosol particles in the Amazon rainforest characterized by microscopy and real-time UV-APS fluorescence techniques during AMAZE-08. Atmos. Chem. Phys. 12, 11997-12019.

14)    Pöhlker C., Wiedemann K. T., Sinha B., Shiraiwa M., Gunthe S. S., Smith M., Su H., Artaxo P., Chen Q., Cheng Y., Elbert W., Gilles M. K., Kilcoyne A. L. D., Moffet R. C., Weigand M., Martin S. T., Pöschl U., and Andreae M. O. (2012) Biogenic Potassium Salt Particles as Seeds for Secondary Organic Aerosol in the Amazon. Science 337, 1075-1078.


1) Huffman J. A., Pöhlker C., Prenni A. J. DeMott P. J., Mason R. H., Robinson N. H., Fröhlich-Nowoisky J., Tobo Y., Després V. R., Garcia E., Gochis D. J., Harris E., Müller-Germann I., Ruzene C., Schmer B., Sinha B., Day D. A., Andreae M. O., Jimenez J. L., Gallagher M., Kreidenweis S. M., Bertram A. K., and Pöschl U. (2013) High concentrations of biological aerosol particles and ice nuclei during and after rain. Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss. 13, 1767-1793.

2) Vollmer C., Hoppe P., and Brenker F. (2013) Transmission electron microscopy of Al-rich silicate stardust from asymptotic giant branch stars. Astrophys. J. 769, 61 (8pp).

3) Harris E., Sinha B., van Pinxteren D., Tilgner A., Fomba K. W., Schneider J., Roth A., Gnauck T., Fahlbusch B., Mertes S., Lee T., Collett J., Foley S., Borrmann S., Hoppe P., and Herrmann H. (2013) Enhanced role of transition metal ion catalysis during in-cloud oxidation of SO2. Science 340, 727-730.

4) Hoppe P., Cohen S., and Meibom A. (2013a) NanoSIMS: Technical aspects and applications in cosmochemistry and biological geochemistry. Geostandards Geoanalytical Res. 37, 111-154.

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