Leonie Wacker Copyright: © Fotostudio Helle Kammer


Leonie Wacker

Institute of Environmental Engineering


Building: Analytisches Labor & Technikum

Room: 122

Krefelder Str. 299

52074 Aachen


Phone: +49 241 80 27533
Fax Fax: +49 241 80 22285


10/2019 – 04/2022 Environmental Engineering M.Sc. (Specialisation: Environmental Process Engineering), RWTH Aachen University
10/2015 – 04/2019 Environmental Engineering B.Sc., RWTH Aachen University



Since 09/2022 Research assistant at the Institute of Environmental Engineering (ISA), RWTH Aachen
01/2022 – 08/2022 Scientific assistant at the Institute of Environmental Engineering (ISA), RWTH Aachen
02/2020 – 12/2021 Scientific assistant at the Research Institute for Water Management and Climate Future at RWTH Aachen University
08/2016 – 09/2017 Student assistant in the department for raw material and disposal technology at RWTH Aachen University



  • Research and project processing
  • Supervision of seminar papers and theses

Thematic focuses

  • Urban drainage (retention soil filters, flocculation filtration)
  • Particulate pollutants with focus on plastic particles

Current Research Projects

ReMiRe Retention of microplastics in retention soil filters
StopUP Protecting the aquatic environment from urban runoff pollution