Welcome to NOSA-FAAR Aerosol Symposium 2018 in Helsinki

We welcome you to the next NOSA-FAAR Symposium, which will take place in Helsinki, Finland, March 26-28, 2018. 

Monday the 26th of March: Tutorials and Ice-Breaker-Party at the University of Helsinki, Kumpula Campus

Tuesday and Wednesday, 27th and 28th of March: conference at the Congress Hotel Paasitorni.

Registration to symposium is open!

Early bird registration deadline is on the 17th of February

The special theme of the symposium will be 'Organic Aerosols' - emission, formation, growth and impacts on health and climate.


Plenary speakers:

Assistant Professor Mikael Ehn, Department of Physics, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland.
Presentation: “Pathways from volatile emissions to secondary organic aerosol.” Abstract
Professor Maria Kanakidou, Chair of the Department of Chemistry, Environmental Chemical Processes Laboratory, University of Crete, Heraklion, Greece.
Presentation: “Organic aerosols in the Earth System – knowledge and challenges.” Abstract
Professor Ulla Birgitte Vogel, National Research Centre for the Working Environment, Copenhagen, Denmark.
Presentation: “Health effects of inhaled nanomaterials.” Abstract
Professor Jyrki M. Mäkelä, Head of Laboratory, Tampere University of Technology, Laboratory of Physics, Aerosol Physics, Tampere, Finland.
Presentation: “Flame Based Aerosol Synthesis for Functional Nanoparticle Coatings.” Abstract


Tutorial speakers:


Assistant Professor Claudia Mohr, Department of Environmental Science and Analytical Chemistry (ACES), Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden.
Presentation: "Mass spectrometric measurements of organic aerosol particles: Applications in air quality and climate research”. Abstract
Post doctoral research associate Eimear Dunne, Department of Geography, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom.
Presentation: “Modelling Aerosol Processes on a Global Scale”. Abstract