Dr. Johanna Irrgeher, Dr. nat. techn.

Johanna

Marine Bioanalytische Chemie
Scientist
Phone: +49 (0)4152 87-1832
Fax: +49 (0)4152 87-1875
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Curriculum vitae in detail (516 KB)

Personal data

Date/place of birth 1984/05/15 in Linz, Austria

Education/Career

since 2015/09 Scientific researcher at Helmholtz Centre for Materials and Coastal Research Geesthacht, Institute of Coastal Research, Department for Marine Bioanalytical Chemistry, Geesthacht, Germany

since 2015/10 Lecturer at the University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences Vienna, Department of Chemistry, Division of Analytical Chemistry, Austria

2015/03 - 2015/08 Visiting researcher at Helmholtz Centre for Materials and Coastal Research Geesthacht, Institute for Coastal Research, Department for Marine Bioanalytical Chemistry, Geesthacht, Germany

since 2013/11 Postdoctoral researcher at the University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences Vienna, Department of Chemistry, Division of Analytical Chemistry, VIRIS Laboratory

2013/11 Graduation Dr. nat. techn with honors

2011/10 - 2011/12 Research visitor at the National Cheng Kung University/ NCKU, EDSRC, Isotope Geochemistry Lab, Tainan, Taiwan (supervision: Prof. Chen-Feng YOU)

2012/07 - 2012/08 Volunteering research visitor at the National Research Council Canada/ NRC, Institute for Measurement Science and Standards, Ottawa, Canada (supervision: Dr. Lu YANG

2009/05 - 2013/11 Doctoral thesis: ‘Sr Isotope Ratios as Tracers of Biological Migration’ (supervision: ao. Prof. DI Dr. Thomas PROHASKA) at the University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences Vienna, Department of Chemistry, Division of Analytical Chemistry, VIRIS Laboratory

2008/02 - 2009/02 Graduation MSc ‘Fundamental Studies of Sr Isotope Ratio Measurements using LA and (MC)-ICP-MS for Anthropological and Geochemical Applications’ (supervision: ao. Prof. DI Dr. Thomas PROHASKA) at the University of Natural Resources and Applied Life Sciences Vienna, VIRIS Laboratory

2008/12 Research visitor at the Institute of Isotopes of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Budapest, Hungary

2006/11 - 2009/03 Master program Biotechnology at the University of Natural Resources and Applied Life Sciences Vienna

  • Elemental and isotope ratio analysis
  • Development and application of advanced analytical methods (mainly based on (Laser ablation)-(multi collector) inductively coupled plasma mass spectrometry ((LA)-(MC)-ICP-MS))
  • Development of novel protocols to assess traditional and (non-)traditional isotope ratios
  • Aquatic and terrestrial ecosystem research (tracing of elemental via isotope ratio analysis)
  • Fundamental processes in ICP-MS (instrumental isotopic fractionation, interferences, etc.)
  • Chemical metrology (measurement uncertainty assessment, method validation, reference materials, etc.)
  • Simultaneous multi-­‐element and isotope ratio imaging of fish otoliths by laser ablation split stream ICP-­‐MS/MC ICP-­‐MS Thomas Prohaska, Johanna Irrgeher, Andreas Zitek. Journal of Analytical Atomic Spectrometry (in press), DOI: 10.1039/C6JA00087H,
    2016
  • Isotopic compositions of the elements 2013 (IUPAC Technical report) Juris Meija, Ty Coplen, Michael Berglund, Willi A. Brand, Paul de Bièvre, Manfred Gröning, Norman E. Holden, Johanna Irrgeher, Robert
    D. Loss, Thomas Walczyk, Thomas Prohaska. Pure and Applied Chemistry, 88, 293-­‐306, 2016
  • Atomic weights of the elements 2013 (IUPAC Technical report) Juris Meija, Ty Coplen, Michael Berglund, Willi A. Brand, Paul de Bièvre, Manfred Gröning, Norman E. Holden, Johanna Irrgeher, Annette Liesegang, Robert D. Loss, Thomas Walczyk, Thomas Prohaska. Pure and Applied Chemistry, 88, 265-­‐291, 2016
  • Isotopic Labeling of Bone for the Assessment of Changes in Bone Mineral Balance: Evaluation of Spatial Tracer Distribution (86Sr) in Mineralized Tissues Fransiska Dewi, Johanna Irrgeher, Annette Liesegang, Gisela Kuhn, Thomas Prohaska, Thomas Walczyk.
    Journal of Bone Mineral Metabolism (submitted) 2015
  • Applications of isotopes in analytical ecogeochemistry Zitek, A., Irrgeher, J., Prohaska, T., Anal Bioanal Chem, DOI 10.1007/s00216-­‐015-­‐9037-­‐z, 2015.
  • Application of non-­‐traditional stable isotopes in analytical ecogeochemistry assessed by MC ICP-­‐MS -­ A critical review Irrgeher, J., Prohaska, T., Anal Bioanal Chem, DOI 10.1007/s00216-015-9025-3, 2015
  • Evaluation strategies and uncertainty calculation of isotope amount ratios measured by MC ICP-­‐MS on the example of Sr Horsky, M., Irrgeher, J., Prohaska, T., Anal Bioanal Chem, DOI 10.1007/s00216-­‐015-­‐9003-­‐9, 2015
  • The Early Mediaeval manorial estate of Gars/Thunau, Lower Austria: An enclave of endemic tuberculosis? Teschler-­‐Nicola, M., Novotny, F., Spannagl-­‐Steiner, M., Stadler, P., Prohaska, T., Irrgeher, J., Zitek, A., Däubl, B., Haring, E., Rumpelmayr,
    K., Wild, EM., Tuberculosis (Edinb). 2015; 95 Suppl 1:S51-­‐S59
  • ‘Transgenerational isotopic marking of carp Cyprinus carpio, L. using an 86Sr/84Sr double spike’, Andreas Zitek, Johanna Irrgeher, Magdalena Cervicek, Monika Horsky, Manfred Kletzl, Thomas Weismann, Thomas Prohaska, (Marine and Freshwater research, 65, 978–986, 2014)
  • ‘Analytical factors to be considered for the application of enriched strontium spikes to monitor biological systems’, Johanna Irrgeher, Andreas Zitek, Magadalena Cervicek, Thomas Prohaska, Journal of Analytical Atomic Spectrometry, 29, 193-200, 2014.
  • ‘Transgenerational marking of a freshwater fish species, Salmo trutta f.f. L., using an 84Sr spike’, Zitek Andreas, Irrgeher Johanna, Kletzl Manfred, Weismann Thomas, Prohaska Thomas, Fisheries Management and Ecology, 20 (4), 654-361, 2013.
  • Determination of Strontium Isotope Ratios in Biological Tissue Using MC-ICPMS’, ‘Johanna Irrgeher, Thomas Prohaska, Ralph E. Sturgeon, Zoltán Mester, Lu Yang, Anal. Methods, 5 (7), 1687 – 1694, 2013.
  • ‘Late Neolithic Graves from the Traisen Valley, Lower Austria. Archaeology and 87Sr/86Sr Isotope Analysis by MC-ICP-MS’, Irrgeher Johanna, Kern Daniela, Teschler-Nicola Maria, Prohaska Thomas, in: Population Dynamics in Pre- and Early History. New Approaches by Using Stable Isotopes and Genetics, pages 199-212, De Gruyter, 2012.
  • ‘LOKAL oder FREMD?- Anwendung von Strontium - Isotopensignaturen für die Erforschung von Mobilitäts- und Migrationsbewegungen in der Bioarchäologie am Beispiel des frühbronzezeitlichen Gräberfelds von Hainburg a. d. Donau‘, Johanna Irrgeher, Christopher Weiß, Alexandra Krenn-Leeb, Maria Teschler-Nicola, Thomas Prohaska, In: A. Krenn-Leeb (Hrsg.), Lebenswelten – Archäologische Spurensuche in der Region Hainburger Pforte/Römerland. Begleitbroschüre zur Sonderausstellung im Stadtmuseum Wienertor anlässlich der NÖ Landesausstellung 2011. Archäologie Österreichs 22/1, 2011, 33–37. ISSN 1018-1857’, 2011.
  • Anwendung von Strontium - Isotopensignaturen für Mobilitäts- und Migrationsstudien‘, ‘Johanna Irrgeher, Andreas Zitek, Maria Teschler-Nicola, Thomas Prohaska, Journal of Alpine Geology, 52, 147f.; ISSN 1563-0846, 2010.

Books /Book chapter


  • Sector Field Mass Spectrometry for Inorganic Analysis’, ed. by Thomas Prohaska, Johanna Irrgeher and Norbert Jakubowski, Royal Society of Chemistry, 2015.
  • ‚Instrumental Isotopic Fractionation’ – ch. 3.4, ‚Measurement strategies’ – ch. 3.6, ‚Metrology’ – ch. 3.8 in ‚Sector Field Mass Spectrometry for Inorganic Analysis’ ed. by Thomas Prohaska, Johanna Irrgeher and Norbert Jakubowski, Royal Society of Chemistry, 2015.
  • ‚Mass Spectrometry with Inductively Coupled Plasmas – Fundamentals, Instrumentation, and Novel Applications’ ed. by Akbar Montaser; ‚Chapter 13. ICP Mass Spectrometry with Sectorfield Analyzer’
  • ‚Mass Spectrometry with Inductively Coupled Plasmas – Fundamentals, Instrumentation, and Novel Applications’, ed. by Akbar Montaser; ‚Chapter 13. ICP Mass Spectrometry with Sectorfield Analyzer’, Thomas Prohaska, Johanna Irrgeher and Ondřej Hanousek; planned for publication in April 2015.
  • ‚Mass Spectrometry with Inductively Coupled Plasmas – Fundamentals, Instrumentation, and Novel Applications’, ed. by Akbar Montaser; ‚Chapter 13. ICP Mass Spectrometry with Sectorfield Analyzer’, Thomas Prohaska, Johanna Irrgeher and Ondřej Hanousek; planned for publication in April 2015.*