RADO is based on the collaboration between:

  • National Institute of R&D for Optoelectronics, Remote Sensing department
  • "Babes-Bolyai" University of Cluj-Napoca, Faculty of Environmental Science and Engineering,
  • "Al. I. Cuza" University of Iasi, Atmosphere Optics, Spectroscopy and Lasers Laboratory
  • "Politehnica" University of Timisoara, Research Centre for Thermal machines & Equipments, Transportation and Environmental Protection
  • University of Bucharest, Atmospheric and Earth Physics group
  • National Administration for Meteorology

In Romania, RADO benefits from a long cooperation with:

  • National Institute for Aerospace Research "Elie Carafoli"
  • Romanian Air Traffic Services Administration
  • "Politehnica"University of Bucharest, Faculty of Applied Sciences
  • National Institute for Earth Physics
  • National Institute for Space Sciences

RADO contributes to international databanks:

  • AERONET - AErosol RObotic NETwork
  • EARLINET - European Aerosol Research LIdar NETwork
  • ACTRIS - Aerosol, Clouds and Trace gases Research InfraStructure network

and is an associated partner to InGOS - Integrated Non-CO2 Greenhouse Gas Observation System. and IAGOS - In-Service Aircraft for a. Global Observing System.