Aerosols, Clouds and Trace gases Preparatory Phase Project ACTRIS PPP, PN-III-P3-3.6-H2020-2016-0058, Contract no. 7/2017 

(ro)ACTRIS PPP support project is financed by UEFISCDI under "Rewarding participation in Horizon 2020" call for proposals. This project is awarded as a result of implementing a project funded by the European Commission (EC) - Horizon 2020. The Research Infrastructure (RI) ACTRIS – Aerosols, Clouds and Trace Gases - is the pan-European RI that consolidates activities amongst European partners for observations of aerosols, clouds, and trace gases and for understanding of the related atmospheric processes, to provide RI services to wide user groups. ACTRIS is composed of 8 connected elements: distributed National Facilities (observation platforms and exploratory platforms) both in Europe and globally, and 7 Central Facilities (Head Office, Data Centre and 5 Calibration Centres). ACTRIS provides access to its facilities, open-access data, research support, instrument calibration and development, and training to various user groups.

The main objective of ACTRIS PPP support project is to capitalize the competencies and research potential of INOE (RADO)team by strengthening international collaborations and disseminating the results of ACTRIS PPP project, and not only, during national and international scientific events. This project activities have the role to increase the number of potential partners in order to participate in future Horizon 2020 projects, but also in other research projects.