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.



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