Dr. Hendryk Czech

Field of Research

  • Atmospheric ageing and biological effects of combustion emissions
  • Photoionisation mass spectrometry
  • Statistical data evaluation and prediction model

Short-Vita

  • 2013 Master of Science (chemistry) at Chair of Analytical Chemistry, University of Rostock
  • 2013-2017 PhD candidate at Chair of Analytical Chemistry, University of Rostock
  • 2014-2016 PhD Scholarship Landesgraduiertenstipendium Mecklenburg-Vorpommern
  • 2017 Graduation (Dr. rer. nat.) at Chair of Analytical Chemistry, University of Rostock
  • 2018 post-doctoral fellow at Fine Particle and Aerosol Technology Laboratory, University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio
  • Since 2019 scientist at Helmholtz Centre Munich, cooperation group “Comprehensive Molecular Analytics” (CMA), and habilitation candidate at Chair of Analytical Chemistry, University of Rostock

Projects

  • Helmholtz International Laboratory aeroHEALTH (www.aerohealth.eu)
  • DFG-RFBR Cooperation — Joint German-Russian Project: An interdisciplinary study on the impact of aerosolized particulate matter from aged wildfire plumes on environment and human health
  • Helmholtz Virtual Institute of Complex Molecular Systems in Environmental Health (HICE)
  • Prozessanalyse und -steuerung der industriellen Röstung von Lebens- und Genussmitteln mittels Photoionisationsmassenspektrometrie am Beispiel von Kaffee (PPK)” (Grant 02P16K622)
  • Entwicklung einer ultraschnelle Gaschromatographie für online Photoionisationsmassenspektrometrie (Fast-GC, DFG-Grant 764/14-1)
  • Thermo-optische Kohlenstoffanalyse gekoppelt mit Photoionisationsmassenspektrometrie zur chemischen Charakterisierung von Verbrennungs- und Umweltaerosolen
  • SAARUS — Optimierung der Scrubber-Abgaswäsche Technologie zur Reduktion umweltschädlicher Schiffsemissionen
  • Application of Comprehensive Time of Flight gas chromatography for chemical characterization of environmentally and health -dangerous emissions in urban and biomass burning regions in Vietnam (DAAD-Referenz 91614707)

Key Publications

  • Miersch T, Czech H, Hartikainen A, Ihalainen M, Orasche J, Abbaszade, G, Tissari J, Streibel T, Jokiniemi J, Sippula O, Zimmermann R (2019) Chemical composition and speciation of particulate organic matter from modern residential small-scale wood combustion appliances; Science of the Total Environment 686:382-392
  • Czech H, Stengel B, Adam T, Sklorz M, Streibel T, Zimmermann R. A chemometric investigation of aromatic emission profiles from a marine engine in comparison with residential wood combustion and road traffic: Implications for source apportionment inside and outside sulphur emission control areas. Atmospheric Environment 2017;167:212–22.
  • Tiitta P, Leskinen A, Hao L, Yli-Pirilä P, Kortelainen M, Grigonyte J, Tissari J, Lamberg H, Hartikainen A, Kuuspalo K, Kortelainen AM, Virtanen A, Lehtinen KEJ, Komppula M, Pieber S, Prévôt ASH, Onasch TB, Worsnop DR, Czech H, Zimmermann R, Jokiniemi J, Sippula O. Transformation of logwood combustion emissions in a smog chamber: Formation of secondary organic aerosol and changes in the primary organic aerosol upon daytime and nighttime aging. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics 2016;16(20):13251–69.
  • Oeder S, Kanashova T, Sippula O, Sapcariu SC, Streibel T, Arteaga-Salas JM, Passig J, Dilger M, Paur H-R, Schlager C, Mülhopt S, Diabaté S, Weiss C, Stengel B, Rabe R, Harndorf H, Torvela T, Jokiniemi JK, Hirvonen M-R, Schmidt-Weber C, Traidl-Hoffmann C, Bérubé KA, Wlodarczyk AJ, Prytherch Z, Michalke B, Krebs T, Prévôt A, Kelbg M, Tiggesbäumker J, Karg E, Jakobi G, Scholtes S, Schnelle-Kreis J, Lintelmann J, Matuschek G, Sklorz M, Klingbeil S, Orasche J, Richthammer P, Müller L, Elsasser M, Reda A, Gröger T, Weggler B, Schwemer T, Czech H, Rüger CP, Abbaszade G, Radischat C, Hiller K, Buters J, Dittmar G, Zimmermann R. Particulate matter from both heavy fuel oil and diesel fuel shipping emissions show strong biological effects on human lung cells at realistic and comparable in vitro exposure conditions. PLoS ONE 2015;10(6).

University of Rostock
Institute of Chemistry
Division of Analytical and Technical Chemistry
Dr. Hendryk Czech
Dr.-Lorenz-Weg 2
18059 Rostock

 

phone: +49 (0) 381 498 - 6533
hendryk.czechuni-rostockde

Helmholtz International Laboratory aeroHEALTH

Helmholtz International Laboratory aeroHEALTH

All Publications

All Publications

Czech, H.; Heide, J.; Ehlert, S.; Koziorowski, T.; Zimmermann, R. Smart Online Coffee Roasting Process Control: Modelling Coffee Roast Degree and Brew Antioxidant Capacity for Real-Time Prediction by Resonance-Enhanced Multi-Photon Ionization Mass Spectrometric (REMPI-TOFMS) Monitoring of Roast Gases. Foods (Basel, Switzerland) 2020, 9.

Hartikainen, A.; Tiitta, P.; Ihalainen, M.; Yli-Pirilä, P.; Orasche, J.; Czech, H.; Kortelainen, M.; Lamberg, H.; Suhonen, H.; Koponen, H.; Hao, L.; Zimmermann, R.; Jokiniemi, J.; Tissari, J.; Sippula, O. Photochemical transformation of residential wood combustion emissions: dependence of organic aerosol composition on OH exposure. Atmos. Chem. Phys. 2020, 20, 6357–6378.

Heide, J.; Czech, H.; Ehlert, S.; Koziorowski, T.; Zimmermann, R. Toward Smart Online Coffee Roasting Process Control: Feasibility of Real-Time Prediction of Coffee Roast Degree and Brew Antioxidant Capacity by Single-Photon Ionization Mass Spectrometric Monitoring of Roast Gases. Journal of agricultural and food chemistry 2020, 68, 4752–4759.

Ihantola, T.; Di Bucchianico, S.; Happo, M.; Ihalainen, M.; Uski, O.; Bauer, S.; Kuuspalo, K.; Sippula, O.; Tissari, J.; Oeder, S.; Hartikainen, A.; Rönkkö, T. J.; Martikainen, M.-V.; Huttunen, K.; Vartiainen, P.; Suhonen, H.; Kortelainen, M.; Lamberg, H.; Leskinen, A.; Sklorz, M.; Michalke, B.; Dilger, M.; Weiss, C.; Dittmar, G.; Beckers, J.; Irmler, M.; Buters, J.; Candeias, J.; Czech, H.; Yli-Pirilä, P.; Abbaszade, G.; Jakobi, G.; Orasche, J.; Schnelle-Kreis, J.; Kanashova, T.; Karg, E.; Streibel, T.; Passig, J.; Hakkarainen, H.; Jokiniemi, J.; Zimmermann, R.; Hirvonen, M.-R.; Jalava, P. I. Influence of wood species on toxicity of log-wood stove combustion aerosols: a parallel animal and air-liquid interface cell exposure study on spruce and pine smoke. Particle and fibre toxicology 2020, 17, 27.

Passig, J.; Schade, J.; Rosewig, E. I.; Irsig, R.; Kröger-Badge, T.; Czech, H.; Sklorz, M.; Streibel, T.; Li, L.; Li, X.; Zhou, Z.; Fallgren, H.; Moldanova, J.; Zimmermann, R. Resonance-enhanced detection of metals in aerosols using single-particle mass spectrometry. Atmos. Chem. Phys. 2020, 20, 7139–7152.

Corbin, J. C.; Czech, H.; Massabò, D.; Mongeot, F. B. de; Jakobi, G.; Liu, F.; Lobo, P.; Mennucci, C.; Mensah, A. A.; Orasche, J.; Pieber, S. M.; Prévôt, A. S. H.; Stengel, B.; Tay, L.-L.; Zanatta, M.; Zimmermann, R.; El Haddad, I.; Gysel, M. Infrared-absorbing carbonaceous tar can dominate light absorption by marine-engine exhaust. npj Clim Atmos Sci 2019, 2.

Ihalainen, M.; Tiitta, P.; Czech, H.; Yli-Pirilä, P.; Hartikainen, A.; Kortelainen, M.; Tissari, J.; Stengel, B.; Sklorz, M.; Suhonen, H.; Lamberg, H.; Leskinen, A.; Kiendler-Scharr, A.; Harndorf, H.; Zimmermann, R.; Jokiniemi, J.; Sippula, O. A novel high-volume Photochemical Emission Aging flow tube Reactor (PEAR). Aerosol Science and Technology 2019, 53, 276–294.

Käfer, U.; Gröger, T.; Rüger, C. P.; Czech, H.; Saraji-Bozorgzad, M.; Wilharm, T.; Zimmermann, R. Direct inlet probe - High-resolution time-of-flight mass spectrometry as fast technique for the chemical description of complex high-boiling samples. Talanta 2019, 202, 308–316.

Miersch, T.; Czech, H.; Stengel, B.; Abbaszade, G.; Orasche, J.; Sklorz, M.; Streibel, T.; Zimmermann, R. Composition of carbonaceous fine particulate emissions of a flexible fuel DISI engine under high velocity and municipal conditions. Fuel 2019, 236, 1465–1473.

Miersch, T.; Czech, H.; Hartikainen, A.; Ihalainen, M.; Orasche, J.; Abbaszade, G.; Tissari, J.; Streibel, T.; Jokiniemi, J.; Sippula, O.; Zimmermann, R. Impact of photochemical ageing on Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons (PAH) and oxygenated PAH (Oxy-PAH/OH-PAH) in logwood stove emissions. The Science of the total environment 2019, 686, 382–392.

Corbin, J. C.; Pieber, S. M.; Czech, H.; Zanatta, M.; Jakobi, G.; Massabò, D.; Orasche, J.; El Haddad, I.; Mensah, A. A.; Stengel, B.; Drinovec, L.; Mocnik, G.; Zimmermann, R.; Prévôt, A. S. H.; Gysel, M. Brown and Black Carbon Emitted by a Marine Engine Operated on Heavy Fuel Oil and Distillate Fuels: Optical Properties, Size Distributions, and Emission Factors. J. Geophys. Res. Atmos. 2018, 123, 6175–6195.

Corbin, J. C.; Mensah, A. A.; Pieber, S. M.; Orasche, J.; Michalke, B.; Zanatta, M.; Czech, H.; Massabò, D.; Buatier de Mongeot, F.; Mennucci, C.; El Haddad, I.; Kumar, N. K.; Stengel, B.; Huang, Y.; Zimmermann, R.; Prévôt, A. S. H.; Gysel, M. Trace Metals in Soot and PM2.5 from Heavy-Fuel-Oil Combustion in a Marine Engine. Environmental science & technology 2018, 52, 6714–6722.

Czech, H.; Miersch, T.; Orasche, J.; Abbaszade, G.; Sippula, O.; Tissari, J.; Michalke, B.; Schnelle-Kreis, J.; Streibel, T.; Jokiniemi, J.; Zimmermann, R. Chemical composition and speciation of particulate organic matter from modern residential small-scale wood combustion appliances. The Science of the total environment 2018, 612, 636–648.

Czech, H.; Orasche, J.; Miersch, T.; Stengel, B.; Buchholz, B.; Streibel, T.; Zimmermann, R. Umweltanalytik: Smoke on the Water: Rußpartikel aus Schiffen. Nachr. Chem. 2018, 66, 1170–1173.

Czech, H.; Stengel, B.; Adam, T.; Sklorz, M.; Streibel, T.; Zimmermann, R. A chemometric investigation of aromatic emission profiles from a marine engine in comparison with residential wood combustion and road traffic: Implications for source apportionment inside and outside sulphur emission control areas. Atmospheric Environment 2017, 167, 212–222.

Czech, H.; Schnelle-Kreis, J.; Streibel, T.; Zimmermann, R. New directions: Beyond sulphur, vanadium and nickel – About source apportionment of ship emissions in emission control areas. Atmospheric Environment 2017, 163, 190–191.

Czech, H.; Pieber, S. M.; Tiitta, P.; Sippula, O.; Kortelainen, M.; Lamberg, H.; Grigonyte, J.; Streibel, T.; Prévôt, A. S.; Jokiniemi, J.; Zimmermann, R. Time-resolved analysis of primary volatile emissions and secondary aerosol formation potential from a small-scale pellet boiler. Atmospheric Environment 2017, 158, 236–245.

Kruth, C.; Czech, H.; Sklorz, M.; Passig, J.; Ehlert, S.; Cappiello, A.; Zimmermann, R. Direct Infusion Resonance-Enhanced Multiphoton Ionization Mass Spectrometry of Liquid Samples under Vacuum Conditions. Analytical chemistry 2017, 89, 10917–10923.

Streibel, T.; Schnelle-Kreis, J.; Czech, H.; Harndorf, H.; Jakobi, G.; Jokiniemi, J.; Karg, E.; Lintelmann, J.; Matuschek, G.; Michalke, B.; Müller, L.; Orasche, J.; Passig, J.; Radischat, C.; Rabe, R.; Reda, A.; Rüger, C.; Schwemer, T.; Sippula, O.; Stengel, B.; Sklorz, M.; Torvela, T.; Weggler, B.; Zimmermann, R. Aerosol emissions of a ship diesel engine operated with diesel fuel or heavy fuel oil. Environmental science and pollution research international 2017, 24, 10976–10991.

Czech, H.; Sippula, O.; Kortelainen, M.; Tissari, J.; Radischat, C.; Passig, J.; Streibel, T.; Jokiniemi, J.; Zimmermann, R. On-line analysis of organic emissions from residential wood combustion with single-photon ionisation time-of-flight mass spectrometry (SPI-TOFMS). Fuel 2016, 177, 334–342.

Czech, H.; Schepler, C.; Klingbeil, S.; Ehlert, S.; Howell, J.; Zimmermann, R. Resolving Coffee Roasting-Degree Phases Based on the Analysis of Volatile Compounds in the Roasting Off-Gas by Photoionization Time-of-Flight Mass Spectrometry (PI-TOFMS) and Statistical Data Analysis: Toward a PI-TOFMS Roasting Model. Journal of agricultural and food chemistry 2016, 64, 5223–5231.

Tiitta, P.; Leskinen, A.; Hao, L.; Yli-Pirilä, P.; Kortelainen, M.; Grigonyte, J.; Tissari, J.; Lamberg, H.; Hartikainen, A.; Kuuspalo, K.; Kortelainen, A.-M.; Virtanen, A.; Lehtinen, K. E. J.; Komppula, M.; Pieber, S.; Prévôt, A. S. H.; Onasch, T. B.; Worsnop, D. R.; Czech, H.; Zimmermann, R.; Jokiniemi, J.; Sippula, O. Transformation of logwood combustion emissions in a smog chamber: formation of secondary organic aerosol and changes in the primary organic aerosol upon daytime and nighttime aging. Atmos. Chem. Phys. 2016, 16, 13251–13269.

Mueller, L.; Jakobi, G.; Czech, H.; Stengel, B.; Orasche, J.; Arteaga-Salas, J. M.; Karg, E.; Elsasser, M.; Sippula, O.; Streibel, T.; Slowik, J. G.; Prevot, A. S.; Jokiniemi, J.; Rabe, R.; Harndorf, H.; Michalke, B.; Schnelle-Kreis, J.; Zimmermann, R. Characteristics and temporal evolution of particulate emissions from a ship diesel engine. Applied Energy 2015, 155, 204–217.

Oeder, S.; Kanashova, T.; Sippula, O.; Sapcariu, S. C.; Streibel, T.; Arteaga-Salas, J. M.; Passig, J.; Dilger, M.; Paur, H.-R.; Schlager, C.; Mülhopt, S.; Diabaté, S.; Weiss, C.; Stengel, B.; Rabe, R.; Harndorf, H.; Torvela, T.; Jokiniemi, J. K.; Hirvonen, M.-R.; Schmidt-Weber, C.; Traidl-Hoffmann, C.; BéruBé, K. A.; Wlodarczyk, A. J.; Prytherch, Z.; Michalke, B.; Krebs, T.; Prévôt, A. S. H.; Kelbg, M.; Tiggesbäumker, J.; Karg, E.; Jakobi, G.; Scholtes, S.; Schnelle-Kreis, J.; Lintelmann, J.; Matuschek, G.; Sklorz, M.; Klingbeil, S.; Orasche, J.; Richthammer, P.; Müller, L.; Elsasser, M.; Reda, A.; Gröger, T.; Weggler, B.; Schwemer, T.; Czech, H.; Rüger, C. P.; Abbaszade, G.; Radischat, C.; Hiller, K.; Buters, J. T. M.; Dittmar, G.; Zimmermann, R. Particulate matter from both heavy fuel oil and diesel fuel shipping emissions show strong biological effects on human lung cells at realistic and comparable in vitro exposure conditions. PloS one 2015, 10, e0126536.

Reda, A. A.; Czech, H.; Schnelle-Kreis, J.; Sippula, O.; Orasche, J.; Weggler, B.; Abbaszade, G.; Arteaga-Salas, J. M.; Kortelainen, M.; Tissari, J.; Jokiniemi, J.; Streibel, T.; Zimmermann, R. Analysis of Gas-Phase Carbonyl Compounds in Emissions from Modern Wood Combustion Appliances: Influence of Wood Type and Combustion Appliance. Energy Fuels 2015, 29, 3897–3907.