ACTRIS presented at the official launch of the 2016 ESFRI Roadmap

http://www.knaw.nl/nl/actueel/agenda/esfri-roadmap

Atmospheric research infrastructure ACTRIS to European updated research infrastructure roadmap

Today European Strategy Forum for Research Infrastructures (ESFRI) has officially adopted ACTRIS (Aerosols, Clouds, and Trace gases Research...

ITaRS Summer School 2014, Sep 08-17, 2014, Research Center Jülich, Germany

The Summer School on "Clouds and Precipitation: Observation and Processes" provides theoretical and practical training on clouds and precipitation (instrumentation, retrieval and processes). Participants will benefit from a hands-on training with the instruments from the JOYCE site.  

2014-03-06

ACTRIS Trans-national Access

RADO is a new research infrastructure, now part of the pan-European infrastructure ACTRIS - Aerosols, Clouds, and Trace gases Research InfraStructure network. RADO offers trans-national access to infrastructure to research groups which intend to gain expertise in remote sensing. Please contact Dr. Doina Nicolae, nnicol@inoe.ro for details.

2011-10-01 

NATALI KoM

The Kick-off Meeting of the NATALI project is scheduled for 1st of April 2014, starting 09:00. The KoM will be organized at our location, with the participation of Dr. Bojan R. Bojkov, Head of the Sensor Performance, Products and Algorithms Dept., Earth Observation Mission Management Division, Directorate of Earth Observation Programmes, ESA/ESRIN.

2014-03-17

The week "Scoala altfel"

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The first week of April is devoted to a different teaching approach. You can use this opportunity to visit the Romanian Atmospheric Observatory: a place where you can generate tornadoes, play with magnetic levitation, and understand lasers. Contact us at rado@inoe.ro for scheduling.

2014-03-06

The week "Scoala altfel", Apr 07 - 11, 2014

As in the previous years, RADO is open for visiting during the first week of April 2014. Get your hands on science!

2014-03-06

4th ACTRIS General Meeting, Jun 10-13, 2014, Clermont-Ferrand, France

We invite all ACTRIS Partners and Associated Partners to contribute to the scientific sessions. Please send your contribution (title, authors, abstract with max 200-300 words) before April 15, 2014 by email to actris-co@actris.imaa.cnr.it.

2014-03-06

International Conference on Atmospheric Dust 2014, Castellaneta Marina, Italy

Final calendar of DUST 2014 is available. Authors who received the communication of acceptance for their abstract are required to provide a full paper before June 30, which will be published in ProScience, a new open access conference proceedings series.

2014-03-06

Seminars

Regular seminars are held at RADO's conference room twice per month, on Wednesdays, starting 09:30 hour. It generally takes one hour, out of which 40 min are dedicated to the main topics, 20 min to news, announcements and discussions.

2014-03-06

2nd ACTRIS WP6 Winter School, Mar 10-21, 2014, Helsinki, Finland

This summer school is an advanced course to deepen the training aspects for atmospheric aerosol measurements. It is mainly intended for Ph.D students, young scientists, and personnel from aerosol measuring stations involved in CRAICC, ACTRIS, GAW, GUAN, PEGASOS, and EMEP. Deadline for applications: March 10, 2014

2014-02-06

European Geosciences Union General Assembly, Apr 27– May 02, 2014, Viena

The EGU General Assembly 2014 will bring together geoscientists from all over the world to one meeting covering all disciplines of the Earth, planetary and space sciences. The EGU aims to provide a forum where scientists, especially early career researchers, can present their work and discuss their ideas with experts in all fields of geosciences. Early Registration rate deadline: 31 March 2014, 13:00 CET

2014-02-04

ITaRS Summer School 2013: Aerosol Remote Sensing, Processes & Applications, Sep 23 - Oct 4, 2013, Bucharest, Romania

The 1st Summer school of the EU-funded network “ITaRS - Initial Training for atmospheric Remote Sensing” emphasises on aerosols by providing fundamentals of atmospheric optics and observation. At RADO site, participants can get hands-on experience for a variety of instruments. Apart from the ITaRS fellows the school is open for 15 PhD students and young post-docs in the field of Atmospheric Sciences. The participation fee is €600, incl. scientific and social activities, material, lunch and coffee. Please send your application (motivation letter and CV) in a single pdf-file to coordination@itars.net  by July 30th. 

2013-03-06

PostDoc position (Marie Curie) open

Applications are invited for a PostDoc position to work in the ITARS project (Initial Training for Atmospheric Remote Sensing), a Marie Curie Initial Training Network (ITN) within the FP7 programme. The job is available for 2 years at the National Institute of R&D for Optoelectronics, Magurele, Romania (http://environment.inoe.ro), in collaboration with Politechnica University of Catalunia (Spain) and Raymetrics SA (Greece).

Research and training will be organized in an exciting European network, and will have in view the development of both professional and complementary skills.

2013-01-14

Lidars and applications conference

The "Lidars and applications" conference will be organized at the Romanian Atmospheric 3D research Observatory on 5th of December, 2012. Signifficant results obtained in the last years by the Romanian lidar groups will be presented.

Program available!

Contact: Dr. Doina Nicolae, nnicol@inoe.ro

2012-10-30

AQUA-GRO 2012

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AQUA-GRO 1st campaign was organized between 15 - 29 September 2012. Participating lidar stations: Athens, Bucharest, Oxilithos, Iasi, Timisoara. A medium Saharan dust outbreak was measured both in Greece and Romania between 23-25 of September.

 

ARSss 2012

The Atmospheric Remote Sensing summer school (ARSss) is organized by RADO and comprises training classes in the scientific modules introducing concepts, practice and caveats of the different instrumental techniques, algorithm concepts and the atmospheric processes. This year, the ARS summer school was organized at RADO center in Magurele, 21st - 31st of August, with a special focus on hands-on training. 

2012-09-01

ACTRIS-CHARMEX 2012

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ChArMEx campaign is an European integrated measurement campaign to study pollution transport in Europe. A 72 hours continuous measurements EARLINET exercise was organized in the frame of ChArMEx, from July 9, 06:00 UT, up to July 12, 05:59 UT. The 72 hourly profiles from Bucharest lidar station were fed into the EARLINET's Single Calculus Chain, which was used to obtain in an automatic and homogeneous way optical profiles for all participating stations.

ACTRIS-EMEP 2012

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EMEP - PEGASOS campaign is an intensive European measurement campaign focusing on aerosols (EMEP) and oxidizing capacity (PEGASOS), both at ground level and in the altitude. The campaign started at 8th of June and ended at July 17. Bucharest station participated both with lidar aerosol profiles, and ground-based in situ aerosol chemical composition data.

PhD position (Marie Curie) open

Applications are invited for a PhD position to work in the ITARS project (Initial Training for Atmospheric Remote Sensing), a Marie Curie Initial Training Network (ITN) within the FP7 programme.

The job is available for 3 years at the National Institute of R&D for Optoelectronics, Romania, in collaboration with the University of Bucharest, University of Cologne (Germany) and Raymetrics SA (Greece).

Research and training will be organized in an exciting European network, and will have in view the development of both professional and complementary skills.

2012-05-16

The 9th International Symposium on Tropospheric Profiling, Sept.3-7, 2012, L'Aquila, Italy,

The deadline for abstract submission is extended to March 19th, 2012. PhD students and experienced researchers who intend to apply for vacant positions at ITARS are invited for short interviews during ISTP.

2012-03-13

New proposal under negotiation with EC

ITARS - Initial Training for Atmospheric Remote Sensing Network, FP7 - PEOPLE - ITN, Proj. no. 289923.

2012-03-07

Intergovernmental cooperation with NTUA, Greece

Remote Sensing Dept. in INOE and Physics Dept. in NTUA (National Technical University of Athens) have initiated a new collaboration: Air quality assessment and study of transport processes along the axis Athens-Aegean Sea (Greece) and Bucharest (Romania) using Lidar techniques

2012-02-16

26th International Laser Radar Conference ILRC26, June 25-29, 2012, Porto Heli, Greece

The deadline for Abstracts Submission and Travel Grant Requests is extended to March 16, 2012

2012-01-13