Online Young Scientist School MEGAPOLIS-2021

The online Young Scientist School (YSS) on “Multi–Scales and –Processes Integrated Modelling, Observations and Assessment for Environmental Applications” (15 November – 3 December 2021) will introduce young generation of researchers to special topics in atmospheric  and environmental sciences, Earth system modelling approaches and applications (see announcement). During the school, participants will learn about the current … Continue reading Online Young Scientist School MEGAPOLIS-2021

Aerosol Complex of Moscow State University for developing air quality infrastructure in Moscow megacity

Authors: Dr. Olga Popovicheva, Roman Kovach, Prof., Dr. Natalia Kosheleva, Dr. Sergey Chalov, Acad. Prof. Nikolay KasimovLomonosov Moscow State University, Moscow, Russia New-developed Aerosol complex is installed at Meteorological Observatory of Moscow State University (MSU), located at the territory of the MSU campus, southwest of Moscow city (Fig. 1). Fig. 1. Aerosol Complex MSU location … Continue reading Aerosol Complex of Moscow State University for developing air quality infrastructure in Moscow megacity

Updates on the Megagrant project

The Megagrant website has been opened (https://megahapi.ru/; in test version until end of July 2021). Here we will upload here events, main achievements and project deliverables, both with structure and research activities.    Meanwhile, the research activities were done recently by Moscow State University (MSU) team, some of them are presented below.  Under working package2.   The … Continue reading Updates on the Megagrant project

Russian MegaGrant for the “Megapolis – heat and pollution island” project granted for Acad. Markku Kulmala

Academician Markku Kulmala, Institute for Atmospheric and Earth System Research at the University of Helsinki, Finland, has been granted a Mega Grant by the Ministry of Science and Higher Education of the Russian Federation. Academician Kulmala will be the Leading Scientist of the project called “Megapolis - heat and pollution island: interdisciplinary hydroclimatic, geochemical and … Continue reading Russian MegaGrant for the “Megapolis – heat and pollution island” project granted for Acad. Markku Kulmala

First results of the Megacity project – Moscow

Panarama from Moscow city. Photo credit: Olga Popovicheva In the complex situation of the plurality of emissions, an important research task remains in the Moscow megacity environment for assessment of the air quality and potential sources through aerosol composition analyses. Comprehensive synergetic Project “Integrated technology for environment assessment of Moscow megacity based on chemical analysis … Continue reading First results of the Megacity project – Moscow

11th Asian Aerosol Conference (AAC) 2019

The 11th Asian Aerosol Conference (AAC) 2019 was held in Hong Kong from 27–30 May 2019. This bi-annual event, while smaller in size than the European (EAC) and American (AAAC), is the forefront for Asian researchers and Asian-focused research in aerosol science and engineering. With over 500 participants, the sessions and special symposia covered an … Continue reading 11th Asian Aerosol Conference (AAC) 2019