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Activity Report 12-14


Booklet of Activities


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Calibration at Izaña station of 100 TENUM Calitoo sun-photometers involved in the GLOBE scientific-educational program
    From 26 June to 3 July 2017, one hundred Calitoo sun-photometers have been calibrated at Izaña station (IARC-AEMET). This small educational sun-photometer has been manufactured by TENUM and developed under the scientific and technical supervision of Dr. Phillipe Goloub and Eng. Luc Blarel from the Laboratoire d'Optique Atmosphérique (LOA; CNRS-University of Lille). Calitoos are involved in the Global Learning and Observations to Benefit the Environment (GLOBE) program, which is a worldwide hands-on, primary and secondary More...
Wednesday, 09 August 2017 08:41
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Access to Izana Subtropical Access Facility (ISAF) in the first half of 2017 as part of ACTRIS-2 activities
    ACTRIS-2 project offers free of charge access to 18 observational facilities. One of them is Izaña Atmospheric Research Center (IARC)(AEMET) under the acronym of ISAF (Izaña Subtropical Access Facility). ISAF is the only existing infrastructure for the observation of the atmosphere located in the free troposphere of the subtropical North Atlantic, achieving the monitoring and research related to atmospheric constituents that play key roles from local to global scale. More information about the procedure to get access to the More...
Monday, 07 August 2017 10:14
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Cooperation between Spain and Iran in the framework of SDS-WAS
    Dr. Saviz Sehat Kashani, Academic member of Atmospheric Science and Meteorological Research Center (ASMERC) of the Islamic Republic of Iran Meteorological Organization (IRIMO), participated in the training course on “Atmospheric Aerosols and Mineral Dust”. The training course was organized by the Izaña Atmospheric Research Centre (IARC), from the State Meteorological Agency of Spain (AEMET), and was held from 20th June to 6th July 2017. This training course was an activity organized in the frame of the WMO Sand and Dust Storm More...
Monday, 24 July 2017 14:11
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PhD thesis: Origin of atmospheric aerosols transported across the North Atlantic free troposphere
    Thursday 20 July 2017, 11:30, María Isabel García Álvarez defended her PhD thesis, entitled: Origin of atmospheric aerosols transported across the North Atlantic free troposphere. This research was supervised by:   Dr. Sergio Rodríguez, Izaña Atmospheric Research Centre, Dr. Andrés Alastuey Urós, Research Council of Spain, CSIC, Dr. Barend Van Drooge, Research Council of Spain, CSIC,   The event took place at the Izaña Observatory. The thesis committee was constituted by:   Dra. Begoña Artíñano Rodríguez, More...
Thursday, 20 July 2017 00:00
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New seminar: "Origin of atmospheric aerosols transported across the North Atlantic free troposphere"
    On 13 July 2017 at 13:00, PhD Student Isabel García Álvarez (ULL) imparted the seminar entitled "Origin of atmospheric aerosols transported across the North Atlantic free troposphere" at the Izaña Atmospheric Research Center's Offices in Santa Cruz de Tenerife. This talk is a previous training for the PhD work report. The study leaded in this work deals on the origin of atmospheric aerosols transported across the North Atlantic, paying special attention on identifying the impact of human activities. It is based on records of More...
Friday, 14 July 2017 15:37
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ACE20 Workshop: Future North Atlantic Atmospheric Observation Systems. Assessing the legacy of ACE2
  The workshop entitled “ACE20: Future North Atlantic Atmospheric Observation Systems. A Assessing the legacy of ACE2” took place in the Hotel Mencey at Santa Cruz de Tenerife (The Canary Islands, Spain) from 4 to 6 July 2017. The workshop was chaired by Dr. Frank McGovern (EPA), with the presence of the ACE2 (1997) project leader, Dr. Frank Raes, as well as leading specialists in atmospheric processes in the North Atlantic . This workshop was organized in Tenerife to commemorate the 20th Anniversary of the celebration of the huge More...
Friday, 14 July 2017 10:26
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