PEEX Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Russian State Hydrometeorological University

PEEX has signed the new Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Russian State Hydrometeorological University, Russia.Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) is a bilateral document showing the intention of the parties to establish closer ties to encourage the development of the PEEX program in Europe, Russia and China. We invite new Parties to sign the MoU with PEEX … Continue reading PEEX Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Russian State Hydrometeorological University

PEEX Online Meeting 2021 – Sharing Results and Highlights from the PEEX Community

On 28th April 2021, the PEEX Online Meeting (hosted by the PEEX Headquarters in Helsinki) took place with more than 80 participants from the Pan-Eurasian region. The Meeting agenda included about 30 oral presentations. The Meeting began with the plenary talk on “The effect of COVID-19 restrictions of human activities on atmospheric chemical cocktail, new … Continue reading PEEX Online Meeting 2021 – Sharing Results and Highlights from the PEEX Community

Kolarctic, Karelia, South-East Finland – Russia Programmes (2021-2027) – PEEX-Russia Cross-Border Collaboration opportunities

Several programmes of cross-border collaboration (CBC) between Finland (and including other Nordic countries) and Russian regions are under discussions and development. These include the Kolarctic CBC, the Karelia CBC, and the South-East Finland – Russia CBC programmes. Programming committees of the Kolarcitc (from Sweden, Norway, Russia and Finland), SEFinland-Russia and Karelia (from Finland and Russia) … Continue reading Kolarctic, Karelia, South-East Finland – Russia Programmes (2021-2027) – PEEX-Russia Cross-Border Collaboration opportunities

New PEEX MoU signed

PEEX has signed the new Memorandums of Understanding (MoU) with Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN) Black Sea, hosted by Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece and with Institute of Continuing Education of the Russian State Hydrometeorological University, Russia. Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) is a bilateral document showing the intention of the parties to establish closer ties … Continue reading New PEEX MoU signed

To the memory of Sergej Zilitinkevich (1936-2021)

Sergej Zilitinkevich was an award winning, international scientist, and leader of numerous international research projects that produced many outstanding contributions to the physics of atmospheric turbulence and of planetary boundary layer (PBL) processes and structures. His achievements include being a founding member of the Pan-Eurasian Experiment program (PEEX), for which he served as Co-Chair since … Continue reading To the memory of Sergej Zilitinkevich (1936-2021)

Atmosphere and Climate Competence Center (ACCC)

Atmosphere and Climate Competence Center (ACCC), for the years 2020-2024 , is a new Finnish Flagship project funded by Academy Finland. The Academy’s Flagship Programme is an asset supporting top level research having high the societal impact emerging from the research. The Finnish Flagships are carried out in close cooperation with business and society. International … Continue reading Atmosphere and Climate Competence Center (ACCC)

In Memory of Prof. Sergej Zilitinkevich

With profound sadness we announce that our colleague Prof. Sergej Zilitinkevich passed away on February 15, 2021 after a short illness.  With his passing we have lost a leading scientist in atmospheric turbulence. He will always be remembered as an inspirational and enthusiastic scientist. He was scientifically active until very end, underlined by the fact that his most … Continue reading In Memory of Prof. Sergej Zilitinkevich

Enviro-PEEX(Plus) on ECMWF HPC – Research, Development and Application for PEEX-Modelling-Platform

A new project at the ECMWF entitled “Research and development for integrated  meteorology – atmospheric composition multi-scales and – processes modelling for the Pan-Eurasian EXperiment (PEEX) domain for weather, air quality and climate applications” (2021-2023; https://www.atm.helsinki.fi/peex/index.php/projects/226-enviro-peex-plus-on-ecmwf) has started this January. The Universities and research organizations from Finland, Denmark, Italy, Russia, Turkey, and Ukraine are participating … Continue reading Enviro-PEEX(Plus) on ECMWF HPC – Research, Development and Application for PEEX-Modelling-Platform

Steps towards building scientific and educational collaboration

Since June 2019 (when the joint Memorandum of Understanding -MoU- was signed), the PEEX programme maintains sustainable contacts with Ukrainian partners interested in PEEX collaboration on research and educational agendas; and PEEX promotes its Science Plan activities and SMEAR Station concept as the main ideology for developing improved and inter- and multi-disciplinary approach for meteorology/ … Continue reading Steps towards building scientific and educational collaboration

SMEAR II celebrates its 25th Anniversary

The Station Measuring Ecosystem Atmosphere Relations (SMEAR II) celebrated its 25th anniversary event on August 20th 2020 in Hyytiälä, Finland. Due to COVID19  the program was live streamed at Hyytiälä research station. In addition to seminar and walking tour to SMEAR II site, the program included the release of art piece IÄI by the artist … Continue reading SMEAR II celebrates its 25th Anniversary

“Pan-Eurasian Experiment (PEEX) – Part II” special issue in the journal ACP

The new PEEX special issue has just been issued entitled "Pan-Eurasian Experiment (PEEX) – Part II" as part of the journal Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics (ACP). The special issue papers are edited by the ACP co-editors. Coordinators: Dominick Spracklen and Paul Zieger | Veli-Matti Kerminen, Martin Heimann, Tuomas Laurila. As of today, authors can submit … Continue reading “Pan-Eurasian Experiment (PEEX) – Part II” special issue in the journal ACP

Guest researcher: PEEX Moscow Office visits PEEX-HQ, Helsinki

During 17-21 Feb 2020 the mobility exchange visit (guest researcher) was carried out by the Associate Professor of the Hydrology from the Faculty of Geography of the Lomonosov Moscow State University (LMSU, Moscow, Russia) to the University of Helsinki (UHEL) and the Institute for Atmospheric and Earth System Research (INAR) (Helsinki, Finland). The visit was … Continue reading Guest researcher: PEEX Moscow Office visits PEEX-HQ, Helsinki

PEEX invites contributions for joint research, research collaboration, communications & interaction

In 2019 PEEX especially focused on permafrost research in Russia, Air Quality in China and the promotion of the GlobalSMEAR in situ station concept especially in Asia. Read more on the PEEX / GlobalSMEAR activities in 2019 from the Finnish Center of Excellence 2019 Conference Proceedings published by FAARFCoE PEEX abstractFCoE GlobalSMEAR abstract In Spring … Continue reading PEEX invites contributions for joint research, research collaboration, communications & interaction

PEEX Implementation Meeting 2019

A two-day PEEX Implementation Meeting was held in April in Helsinki, Finland.  The aim of the meeting was to have general overview of the PEEX activities in 2012-2019 and to discuss future upcoming activities together with the PEEX offices at the Moscow State University (MSU) and Institute of Digital Earth and Remote Sensing (RADI), Chinese … Continue reading PEEX Implementation Meeting 2019