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Read about the research, campaigns, publications and student trainings from our PEEX community.
We've also added a new section covering news from @uarctic and our partner programme @FutureEarth
|Academician G. Matishov, Head of Earth Sciences Section of RAS, Director Inst.Marine Biology in Apatity Murmansk, Director of RAS Southern Center visited PEEX HQ Helsinki and discussed with Academician M. Kulmala on further collaboration in a frame of PEEX program. Dated 06.March.2020|
|PEEX has signed the new MoU with the Institute of Computational Mathematics and Mathematical Geophysics SB RAS. MoU is a bilateral document to encourage the development of PEEX program in Europe, Russia and China. Information about the MoU signed Institutes is available at the PEEX website. Dated 4.March.2020|
|SIT Study Abroad Group of PhD students on environmental science from various states of USA visited INAR (Uni Helsinki) to hear about the our work on aerosols, air quality and the PEEX initiative. Their visit to Helsinki also included talks at the Parliament, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Finnish Meteorological Institute. The talks and trip was arranged by Prof. Lassi Heininen who is leading the UArctic Geoplotics thematic network and Calotte Academy in collaboration with PEEX. dated 02.March.2020|
|PEEX at EGU2020: PEEX meeting: SMP48 meeting will take place on Thursday, 7 May, 14:00-15:45 in room 0.16.
PEEX SESSION: ITS2.15/BG2.25 Pan-Eurasian EXperiment (PEEX) – Observation, Modelling and Assessment in the Arctic-Boreal Domain
Co-organized by AS4/CL2/CR7/GI6 Convener: Markku Kulmala | Co-conveners: Alexander Baklanov, Hanna Lappalainen, Sergej Zilitinkevich
Orals (I) Friday, 08 May 10:45–12:30, Room L7, (II) Friday, 08 May 14:00–15:45, Room L7, (III) Friday, 08 May 16:15–18:00, Room L7. Posters
Attendance time: Friday, 08 May 08:30–10:15, Welcome !! dated 24.Feb.2020
|We are very pleased to invite you to the Smart and Sustainable Cities (SSC-2020) Conference SCC-2020 to be held in Moscow, Russia on July 8-10 2020. Apply by March 1st here. dated 12.Feb.2020|
|Prof. Alexei Gvishiani, Geophysical Center of Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS) visited the SMEAR II station in Hyytiälä on 4.Feb. During his visit further collaboration between INAR, PEEX was discussed with M. Kulmala. dated 05.Feb.2020|
|PEEX HQ hosted the Arctic Urbanization Workshop on 14-15 January 2020. Read more. dated 16.Jan.2020|
|Markku Kulmala receiving the International Scientific and Technological Cooperation Award of the People's Republic of China. Read More. dated 13.Jan.2020|
|PEEX Arctic-Boreal Hub Newsletter Issue #11 – December 2019|
|Merry Christmas Wishes, Happy Holidays and Happy New Year. We will be back at the PEEX-HQ-Helsinki office starting from 7.Jan.2020. dated 20.Dec.2020|
|PEEX is one of the co-organizers of the 4th Digital Belt and Road (DBAR) conference taking place 17-19.Dec.2019. in Shenzhen, China. Learn more about the DBAR conference program here. dated 09. Dec.2019|
|Academician Markku Kulmala has been elected as a foreign member of the Russian Academy of Sciences, dated 28.Nov.2019|
|Arctic Yearbook, Redefining Arctic Security, now available. Including 21 peer reviewed articles + 14 briefing notes and commentaries; Traditional security in the Arctic, Human security in the Arctic, Theorizing about security in the Arctic, Non-Arctic states and security in the Arctic. Open access at http://arcticyearbook.com, dated 18.Nov.2019.|
|EGU-2020 PEEX Inter- and Transdisciplinary Session "Pan-Eurasian EXperiment (PEEX) – Observation, Modelling and Assessment in the Arctic-Boreal Domain"
Conveners: Acad. Prof. M. Kulmala, Prof. A. Baklanov, Dr. H.K. Lappalainen, Prof. S. Zilitinkevich
Abstract submission is open (dl. 15 Jan 2020).
|Status & Future of the World’s large Rivers in Moscow, on 3-7 Aug 2020. Organizers Russian Geographical Society, PEEX and Russian Hydrometeological Socciety. Note the Call for abstracts, dl 31.Oct.2019|
|Arctic Circle Prize 2019 was awarded to Hon. John Kerry, the former US Secretary of State. The Arctic Circle is the largest network of international dialogue and cooperation on the future of the Arctic initiated by Ólafur Ragnar Grímsson, the former President of Iceland. Several presentations and sessions we organized by the U-Arctic Thematic Networks on “Geopolitics and Security” and “Arctic-boreal Hub / PEEX” as a part of the AC-2019 program. Read more on the Arctic Circle and the discussions from the upcoming PEEX-e-news in December. dated 13.Oct.2019.|
|Young scientists school «Chemistry of microparticles in the atmosphere, road dust, snow and surface waters and related health impacts» and Finnish-Russian WS on “Black carbon in the atmosphere and significance compared to dust sources” organized by MSU, IBA-FIN-BCDUST-project of the Finistry for Foreign Affairs of Finland, Russian Scientific Foundation and PEEX on 16-17.Sep.2019 in Moscow, read more from the peex-e-newsletter, dated 18.Sep.2019|
|US student group by Daniel Govoni from “Iceland and Greenland: Climate Change and the Arctic, SIT Study Abroad, School for International Training” visited INAR on 3rd Sep. The visit gathered together a group of master students from 12 US universities interested in Arctic policy making, Climate Change, Air Quality and PEEX & CRAICC programs. Read more from the soon coming PEEX e-NewsLetter. dated 04.Sep.2019|
|Autumn School 2019, Hyytiälä forestry field station, 14.–25.10.2019. Read more. Please fill in the online application form at
https://elomake.helsinki.fi/lomakkeet/99299/lomake.html by 3.Sep. in order to apply for the course. We will inform all applicants about the acceptance to the course by 6th Sep.
|City of Moscow, Air Monitoring Sector Analyst of the Information and Analytical Department and Environment Centre of Helsinki City delegations visited the SMEAR-II station in Hyytiälä on Wednesday 26.June. We discussed, how to develop synergies between the urban SMEAR concept and city air quality monitoring. dated 26.June.2019.|
|Reminder: Submit your abstract to “International Conference on the Status and Future of World’s Large Rivers” taking place in Moscow/Russia from 3-7 August 2020 at: https://interconvention.eventsair.com/worlds-large-rivers-2020/abstracts. This conference cco-organized by UNESCO IHP (chair of large rivers), Moscow State University and PEEX aims to provide a global forum for a wide-ranging discussion of key issues related to research on large rivers and to their effective and sustainable management, involving both scientists and decision makers. Datet 26.June.2019|
|Sergej Zilitinkevich has been named as the winner of the prestigious International Meteorological Organization (IMO) Prize for his outstanding contribution to meteorology and climatology and scientific research. Read more. dated 24.June.2019|
|PEEX Newsletter issue #09 – June 2019: read more. The PEEX Blog read more. Want to receive our newsletter? Please subscribe here. dated 19.June.2019|
|PEEX has signed the new MoU with the Odessa State Environmental University and with the Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv. MoU is a bilateral document to encourage the development of PEEX program in Europe, Russia and China. Information about the MoU signed Institutes is available at the PEEX website. Dated 18.June.2019|
|Call-for-Contributions Northern Eurasia/ Arctic Ocean/China research results. We are collecting information on PEEX research to make an overview of the research results achieved during the last five years, in 2015-2019 , and analyze the main results and findings for the Northern Eurasia, Arctic Ocean and China, and how well we have covered the PEEX Science Plans. We are highlighting the main findings published in peer-reviewed journals and scientific progress, including methodological, done by the PEEX community. If You are interested in to contribute, fill in a questionnaire download here. Note also the "PEEX Scientific Questions & example, how to fill in the form" here. Please send the filled-in form to PEEX-HQ nuria.altimir (at)Helsinki.fi, hanna.k.lappalainen(at)Helsinki.fi. dl for the contribution 15th June.2019. We plan to publish a joint peer-reviewed paper in the PEEX research in ACP – PEEX special issue . Editorial team, H.K. Lappalainen, N. Altimir, A. Mahura, J. Bäck, T. Petäjä, V-M. Kerminen, M.Kulmala. Dated 03.June.2019|
PEEX "Pan-Eurasian Experiment" study is a multidisciplinary climate change, air quality, environment and research infrastructure program focused on the Northern Eurasian particularly arctic and boreal regions. It is a bottom up initiative by several European, Russian and Chinese research organizations and institutes. PEEX is open for new institutes to join in. Read more on PEEX - PEEX Science Plan