Dr. Philipp Martin

Universität Tübingen
Zentrum für Angewandte Geowissenschaften (ZAG)
Schnarrenbergstr. 94-96
72076 Tübingen
Office: Room 4U21
Phone: +49-(0)7071-29-73482
Email: philipp.martinspam prevention@uni-tuebingen.de

Research interests

Abiotic transformation of amino-(poly-) phosphonates

Development of methods for compound-specific stable isotope analysis of organic contaminants (GC-IRMS, LC-IRMS)

Assessment of transformation reactions of organic contaminants using compound-specific stable isotope analysis: differentiation of reaction mechanisms and identification of rate-limiting steps


Since 2022
Research assistant for environmental isotope chemistry

in the Environmental Mineralogy and Environmental Chemistry group of Prof. Stefan B. Haderlein, University of Tübingen

Dr. rer. nat.

University of Tübingen, Center for Applied Geosciences, Environmental Mineralogy and Chemistry Group. Thesis: "Manganese–driven oxidation of aminopolyphosphonates

studied by compound–specific carbon isotope analysis". Advisors: Prof. Stefan B. Haderlein and Prof. Dr. Torsten Schmidt (University Duisburg-Essen)

Master of Science (M.Sc.)

Applied & Envieonmental Geoscience, University of Tübingen. Thesis: "Compound–specific isotope analysis of chlorinated phenols – method development and applications"

Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.)

Umweltnaturwissenschaften, University of Tübingen. Thesis: "Optimierung der substanzspezifischen Isotopenanalytik – Herstellung eines an 37Cl angereicherten PCEs für eine verbesserte Zwei–Punkt–Kalibration"


Röhnelt, A. M., Martin, P. R., Buchner, D., & Haderlein, S. B. (2023). Transformation of Iminodi (methylene phosphonate) on Manganese Dioxides–Passivation of the Mineral Surface by (Formed) Mn2+. Environmental Science & Technology.
Buchner, D., Martin, P. R., Scheckenbach, J., Behrens, S., & Haderlein, S. B. (2022). Effects of Bacterial Growth Conditions on Carbon and Chlorine Isotope Fractionation Associated with TCE Biotransformation. ACS ES&T Water, 2(12), 2510-2518
Buchner, D., Martin, P. R., Scheckenbach, J., Kümmel, S., Gelman, F., & Haderlein, S. B. (2022). Expanding the calibration range of compound-specific chlorine isotope analysis by the preparation of a 37Cl-enriched tetrachloroethylene. Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry, e9378.
Martin, P. R., Buchner, D., Jochmann, M. A., Elsner, M. & Haderlein, S. B. (2022). Two pathways compete in the Mn(II)–catalyzed oxidation of aminotrismethylene phosphonate (ATMP). Environmental Science & Technology, 56(7), 4091–4100.
Martin, P. R., Buchner, D., Jochmann, M. A., & Haderlein, S. B. (2020). Stable carbon isotope analysis of polyphosphonate complexing agents by anion chromatography coupled to isotope ratio mass spectrometry: method development and application. Analytical and bioanalytical chemistry, 412(20), 4827–4835.



Biogeochemistry (B.Sc., 6 ECTS, lecture and lab course)
Environmental chemistry: Environmental isotope chemistry of organic compounds (B.Sc., 3 ECTS, lecture)
Project seminar environmental chemistry (B.Sc., 6 ECTS)

Environmental isotope chemistry of organic compounds (M.Sc., 3 ECTS, lecture)

Environmental chemistry lab course (M.Sc., 6 ECTS)