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

Russia’s first CARBON POLYGON: Potential for Collaboration with the PEEX

August 30, 2021 has marked the official opening of a CARBON POLYGON at the University of Tyumen’s (UTMN) Biological Station located on Lake Kuchak, Tyumen Region, Russia. The Aide to the President of the Russian Federation, Andrei Fursenko, and the Minister of Science and Higher Education, Valeriy Falkov, were in attendance. This event was part … Continue reading Russia’s first CARBON POLYGON: Potential for Collaboration with the PEEX

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

Hot weather in European part of Russia brings the biggest black carbon pollution into the Arctic

Authors: Dr. Olga Popovicheva, Vasilii Kobelev, Dr. Marina Chichaeva, Acad. Prof. Nikolay Kasimov Lomonosov Moscow State University, Moscow, Russia Aerosol station “Island Bely” is located on Bely Island in Kara sea (YNAO, North Western Siberia) (lat=73.333, lon=70.066), it was installed in 2019 https://peexhq.home.blog/2019/12/11/new-research-aerosol-stations-in-the-russian-arctic/. Researchers from Moscow State University (https://www.msu.ru/science/news/uchyenye-otkryli-novuyu-aerozolnuyu-stantsiyu-v-arktike.html) perform the long-term measurements of black … Continue reading Hot weather in European part of Russia brings the biggest black carbon pollution into the Arctic

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

Bringing together Selenga-Baikal Research 2020

BaSeNet - PEEX subprogram - will organize VI international workshop Bringing Together Selenga-Baikal Research 2020 on the shore of Lake Baikal from 8 to 13 August, 2020. The workshop will be in line with international UNESCO World Large River (WLR 2020) conference and is co-organized by PEEX. International participants of WLR 2020 will receive assistance … Continue reading Bringing together Selenga-Baikal Research 2020

Finnish-Russian workshop and young scientists school on black carbon

Young scientists school “Chemistry of microparticles in the atmosphere, road dust, snow and surface waters and related health impacts”  and the Finnish-Russian workshop on “Black carbon in the atmosphere and significance compared to dust sources” was held at Moscow State University 17-18 September 2019. The event was organized by the Faculty of Geography, Lomonosov Moscow … Continue reading Finnish-Russian workshop and young scientists school on black carbon

Siberian aerosol measurements at Fonovaya station

Not so long time ago, the Institute for Atmospheric and Earth System Research (INAR), University of Helsinki, started a new measurement campaign in the boreal forest of Siberia. The measurements are taking place at station Fonovaya, Tomsk region. I've worked at this station for two weeks, and that is why I want to tell you … Continue reading Siberian aerosol measurements at Fonovaya station

Young Scientist Summer School co-organized as a part of International Conference on the Status and Future of World’s Large Rivers

The Young Scientist Summer School (YSSS) « Multi–Scales and –Processes Integrated Modelling, Observations and Assessment for Environmental Applications» will be organized during the days of International Conference on the Status and Future of World’s Large Rivers (27 July – 7 August 2020). See additional information below. This YSSS will introduce young generation of researchers to … Continue reading Young Scientist Summer School co-organized as a part of International Conference on the Status and Future of World’s Large Rivers

PEEX Academic Challenge project

The Pan-Eurasian EXperiment - Academic Challenge (PEEX-AC, 2019-2020) project starts 1 Jun 2019. It is linked to the FIRST+ Finnish-Russian Student and Teacher Exchange Programme; and it has been approved by the Finnish National Agency for Education. The PEEX-AC main goal is to strength international added value and prestige of the Finnish Universities educational system. … Continue reading PEEX Academic Challenge project

Adaptive learning environment for competence in economic and societal impacts of local weather, air quality and climate (ECOIMPACT, 2015-2019)

Meteorology is one of the fields where the Internet of Things (IoT) and the related technologies of big data and artificial intelligence are being widely applied already today. Practical use of these technologies requires rapid training and retraining of meteorologists, as well as of entrepreneurs and public officials engaged in weather-sensitive activities. Rapidly changing technological … Continue reading Adaptive learning environment for competence in economic and societal impacts of local weather, air quality and climate (ECOIMPACT, 2015-2019)

Calotte Academy 2019: call for papers

Theme: ‘Future Arctic Societies: Scenarios, Innovations, Best Practices & Actors’ The Calotte Academy 2019 is planned to be organized in November 12/13-18/19, 2019 in the European Arctic — Rovaniemi, Inari and Enontekiö, Finland; Kautokeino, Norway; Apatity, Russia (tbc). This travelling symposium will discuss Arctic issues and discourses in the context of the regional and globalized … Continue reading Calotte Academy 2019: call for papers