Dr. Julian Schade

Research interests

  • Single-particle mass spectrometry
  • Development of mass spectrometric methods
  • Photoionization mass spectrometry


  • 2016 Master of Science (chemistry) at the University of Rostock
  • 2016-2021 PhD candidate at Chair of Analytical Chemistry, University of Rostock
  • 2021 Graduation (Dr. rer. nat.) at Chair of Analytical Chemistry, University of Rostock
  • until 04/2021 research associate (postdoc) at Chair of Analytical Chemistry, University of Rostock
  • since 05/2021 research associate (postdoc) at Chair of Environmental Technology and Chemistry, Universität der Bundeswehr München and guest scientist at Chair of Analytical Chemistry, University of Rostock


  • LUKAS mobile warning system for air pollutants
  • AerOrbi  Aerosol soft photoionization Orbitrap mass spectrometry
  • SAARUS  Optimization of exhaust gas scrubbing technology to reduce environmentally harmful ship emissions
  • HazarDust  Development of a real-time detection system for the analysis of hazardous dusts

Key Publications

  • Rosewig, E. I.; Schade, J.; Passig, J.; Osterholz, H.; Irsig, R.; Smok, D.; Gawlitta, N.; Schnelle-Kreis, J.; Hovorka, J.; Schulz-Bull, D.; Zimmermann, R.; Adam, T. W. Remote Detection of Different Marine Fuels in Exhaust Plumes by Onboard Measurements in the Baltic Sea Using Single-Particle Mass Spectrometry. Atmosphere 2023, 14, 849. DOI: 10.3390/atmos14050849

  • J. Passig, J. Schade, E.-I. Rosewig, R. Irsig, T. Kröger-Badge, H. Czech, M. Sklorz, T. Streibel, L. Li, X. Li, Z. Zhou, H. Fallgren, J. Moldanova, R. Zimmermann, Resonance-enhanced detection of metals in aerosols using single-particle mass spectrometry. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics 2020; 20, 7139–7152 DOI: 10.5194/acp-10-7139-2020
  • J. Schade, J. Passig, R. Irsig, S. Ehlert, M. Sklorz, T. Adam, C. Li, Y. Rudich, R. Zimmermann, Spatially Shaped Laser Pulses for the Simultaneous Detection of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons as well as Positive and Negative Inorganic Ions in Single Particle Mass Spectrometry, Analytical Chemistry  2019; 91, 10282-10288 DOI: 10.1021/acs.analchem.9b02477
  • J. Passig, J. Schade, M. Oster, M., Fuchs, S. Ehlert, C. Jäger, M. Sklorz, R. Zimmermann, Aerosol Mass Spectrometer for Simultaneous Detection of Polyaromatic Hydrocarbons and Inorganic Components from Individual Particles, Analytical Chemistry 2017; 89, 6341-6345 DOI: 10.1021/acs.analchem.7b01207

University of Rostock
Institute of Chemistry
Division of Analytical and Technical Chemistry
Department Life Light & Matter
Julian Schade
Albert-Einstein-Straße 25
18059 Rostock (Germany)

Tel.: +49 (0) 381 498 - 8978