1st VDI-Expert Forum on Atmospheric Chemistry

1st VDI-Expert Forum on Atmospheric Chemistry - NMVOCs, NOx, O3, and the EU Thematic Strategy on Air Pollution, 19-20 November 2014, the Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety, Bonn, Germany.
More information at:
Announsment (pdf)

MICMoR Technical Short Course

MICMoR Technical Short Course "Putting People on the Land. Introducing the interactions between terrestrial ecosystems,
climate and society", 3-6 March 2015, Institute of Meteorology and Climate Research (KIT/IMK-IFU), Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany
More information in flyer (pdf).

IT specialists positions in climate and environmental research

Lund University (Dept of Physical Geography and Ecosystem Science) has three permanent IT specialists positions for work in climate and environmental research:
* system architect for the ICOS Carbon Portal (Ref NPA 2014/385)
* software engineer for the ICOS Carbon Portal (Ref NPA 2014/386)

iLEAPS Newsletter 14 is available

Download (pdf, 2,3 Mb) the electronic version of the latest iLEAPS Newsletter issue 14 on "Extreme Events and Environments". Please contact the iLEAPS IPO for a paper copy.


iLEAPS associated article published in Nature

A. Arneth, C. Brown & M. D. A. Rounsevell have published an article on ”Global models of human decision-making for land-based mitigation and adaptation assessment” in Nature Climate Change 4, 550–557 (2014), doi:10.1038/nclimate2250

Post-doctoral position in France

3-years post-doctoral position is open in the Laboratoire des Sciences du Climat et de l’Environnement, France. All details in pdf.

Professor of Meteorology permanent position in University of Helsinki

Professor of Meteorology permanent position is open in University of Helsinki, Finland. The professor will lead research in atmospheric greenhouse gases and their sinks and sources, in particular the exchange of carbon, nitrogen and water between the biosphere and the atmosphere.
More information at:
Application deadline: 6 August 2014

IBBI special session at AGU Fall Meeting

Invite you to submite abstract for IBBI special session on ”Biomass burning impacts on composition, clouds, and climate: SEAC4RS, BBOP, SAMBBA, BORTAS, FLAME-4, and other recent studies” at AGU Fall Meeting, 15-19 December 2014, San Francisco USA.
Abstract submission deadline: August 6, 11:59 PM EDT
Session link:

Registration for OH Reactivity Specialists Uniting Meeting is open

The OH Reactivity Specialist Uniting Meeting (ORSUM) will be held on 13-15 October 2014 in Mainz, Germany and is endorsed by ILEAPS and IGAC.

The meeting aims to gather the community of scientists interested in the measurement and modelling of OH reactivity and to share experiences, best practice recommendations, calibration methods, quality control, results, and future challenges and concepts related to OH reactivity measurements.

New iLEAPS Bulletin #36

Download the latest iLEAPS Bulletin #36 here: (pdf).