UArctic Congress 2022

The UArctic Congress 2022 takes place in Moscow, Russian Federation in October, 4 - 7 2022, hosted by Lomonosov Moscow State University. The UArctic Congress 2022 is a part of Russian’s chairmanship of the Arctic Council (2021-2023) with the cross-cutting priority “Responsible Governance for Sustainable Arctic" promoting collective approaches to the sustainable development of the Arctic, environmentally, socially, and economically balanced, enhancing synergy … Continue reading UArctic Congress 2022

Urban Climate and Air Quality Winter School (UCAWS-2022)

The International Online Training School for young scientists “Urban Climate and Air Quality Winter School (UCAWS-2022)” will be held on 17-23 January 2022 experimentally online for participants and chaired from the Kola Peninsula, Murmansk region, Russia. The Training School is co-organized by: Faculty of Geography, Lomonosov Moscow State University (MSU)Kola Science Center RAS (KSC RAS)Research Institute of … Continue reading Urban Climate and Air Quality Winter School (UCAWS-2022)

PEEX Special Session at EGU 2022: deadline for abstract submission is 12 January

Starting 2020, the PEEX special session on "Observation, Modelling and Assessment in the Arctic-Boreal Domain" is annually organized at the European Geosciences Union (EGU) General Assembly. In 2022, the EGU (https://www.egu22.eu) to be held during 3-8 April in Vienna, Austria. The session is linked to the Pan-Eurasian EXperiment (PEEX; http://www.atm.helsinki.fi/peex), a multi-disciplinary, -scale and -component … Continue reading PEEX Special Session at EGU 2022: deadline for abstract submission is 12 January

1st ACTRIS Science Conference

 The 1st ACTRIS Science Conference will take place virtually on May 11th-13th, 2022. Save the date! The conference will be held in conjunction with the ACTRIS course on atmospheric observations and will be organised jointly by the Institute for Atmospheric and Earth System Research (INAR) at the University of Helsinki, Atmosphere and Climate Competence Center … Continue reading 1st ACTRIS Science Conference

ClimEd Training on Developing Learning Courses in Climate Services

The Erasmus+ ClimEd project is arranging the 4th training (onsite, 7-11 February 2021, Vila-Seca, Tarragona, Spain) on Developing Learning Courses  in Climate Services considering needs of different users. The ClimEd Trainings are focused on training the faculty staff at the ClimEd partner institutions in advanced educational and information-and-communication technologies for building a flexible multi-level integrated … Continue reading ClimEd Training on Developing Learning Courses in Climate Services

Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in snowpack of subarctic and arctic regions as indicators of anthropogenic impacts

Ecological assessment of the anthropogenic impact on environment in subarctic and arctic regions remains the most important aim of the scientific research. Analysis of the content and composition of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) in the solid fraction of the snowpack was carried out in a number of expeditions at the north of Western Siberia. Fig.1. … Continue reading Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in snowpack of subarctic and arctic regions as indicators of anthropogenic impacts

Atmosphere Climate Competence Center (ACCC) Impact Week 7-10.Dec.2021

PEEX as an impact week co-organizer Thank you for your participation in the ACCC ImpactWeek 7-10.Dec.2021. We had altogether 1412 participants from 37 countries in Europe, Asia, and North America, who followed our on-line event. Daily highlights of the ACCC Impact Week: On Tuesday, 7th December 2021, Prof. Bert Holtslag received the first Sergej Zilitinkevich … Continue reading Atmosphere Climate Competence Center (ACCC) Impact Week 7-10.Dec.2021

MEGAPOLIS-2021 School in Memory of Prof. Sergej Zilitinkevich

The Young Scientist School (YSS) MEGAPOLIS-2021 (https://megapolis2021.ru) on “Multi-Scales and -Processes Integrated Modelling, Observations and Assessment for Environmental Applications” in Memory of Professor Sergej Zilitinkevich (1936-2021) took place online during 15 November – 3 December 2021. Sergej Zilitinkevich was one the key organizers of the School, promoting for research community, and especially, for the younger … Continue reading MEGAPOLIS-2021 School in Memory of Prof. Sergej Zilitinkevich

Professor Bert Holtslag – the 1st Sergej Zilitinkevich memorial award winner

The following organizations (in alphabetical order): Atmosphere and Climate Competence Center (ACCC), European Meteorological Society (EMS), Finnish Geophysical Society, Finnish Foundation for Aerosol Research, International Eurasian Academy of Sciences (IEAS), National network  Institute for Atmospheric and Earth system research (INAR / Finland) and World Meteorological Organization (WMO) have named Professor Bert Holtslag, the Netherlands, as … Continue reading Professor Bert Holtslag – the 1st Sergej Zilitinkevich memorial award winner

Initiating PEEX Research and Education Collaboration with the Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology

The PEEX research collaboration – University of Helsinki (UHEL), Institute for Atmospheric and Earth System Research (INAR) and the Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology (MIPT), Center for Environmental Monitoring (CEM) – online meeting/ seminar took place on 10 November 2021. The researchers (16) attended the meeting and delivered a series of presentations about INAR … Continue reading Initiating PEEX Research and Education Collaboration with the Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology

14th WMO Symposium on Education and Training

The Symposium on Education and Training (SYMET) is organized by the WMO Education and Training Office once every four years to assist the international community in meeting current meteorological and hydrological education and training challenges and those that are foreseen to arise over the next five to ten years.  This year, the theme of SYMET will be “Education and Training in … Continue reading 14th WMO Symposium on Education and Training

2022 International Association of Hydrological Sciences Scientific Assembly session

Montpellier, 29th May – 3nd June 2022 Co-organized by IAHS commissions on Continental Erosion (ICCE) and Snow and Ice Hydrology ICSIH) with a partnership of PEEX program Snow-melt driven erosion and sediment pathways in Polar regions Snow and ice melt in Polar regions are associated with dramatic changes in the hydrological regime and significantly enhance … Continue reading 2022 International Association of Hydrological Sciences Scientific Assembly session

At Start of Journey – MEGAPOLIS-2021 Online Young Scientist School

On 15th November 2021, the online Young Scientist School (YSS) on "Multi–Scales and –Processes Integrated Modelling, Observations and Assessment for Environmental Applications" in the Memory of Sergej Zilitinkevich has been opened with a series of lectures. These included - the introduction into the PEEX programme and its research and educational activities, the Finnish Flagship - … Continue reading At Start of Journey – MEGAPOLIS-2021 Online Young Scientist School

“Observation, Modelling and Assessment in the Arctic-Boreal Domain” – Special Session at the “Air Quality – Science and Application“ international conference

The Special Session on “Observation, Modelling and Assessment in the Arctic-Boreal Domain” (https://www.herts.ac.uk/airqualityconference/special-sessions) is arranged at the 13th International Conference on Air Quality – Science and Application (Thessaloniki, Greece, 27 June  - 1 July 2022; http://ww.airqualityconference.org). The Session Scope and Aims to bring together researchers and users interested to: (i) understand the Earth system and … Continue reading “Observation, Modelling and Assessment in the Arctic-Boreal Domain” – Special Session at the “Air Quality – Science and Application“ international conference

New EU Arctic policy released: A stronger EU engagement for a peaceful, sustainable and prosperous Arctic

The recently released Joint Communication - to The European Parliament, The Council, The European Economic and Social Committee and The Committee of the Regions - states that the "climate change is the most comprehensive threat the Arctic is facing and has reached an unprecedented crisis point". The Arctic States should take responsibility for tackling challenges … Continue reading New EU Arctic policy released: A stronger EU engagement for a peaceful, sustainable and prosperous Arctic