Special Issue "Selected Papers from “The NOSA-FAAR 2018 Conference”"

A special issue of Atmosphere (ISSN 2073-4433). This special issue belongs to the section "Aerosols".

Deadline for manuscript submissions: 31 March 2019

Special Issue Editors

Guest Editor
Dr. Michael Boy

Institute for Atmospheric and Earth System Research, University of Helsinki, Finland
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Interests: highly oxygenated molecules (HOM); secondary organic aerosols formation and growth; biosphere-atmosphere interactions; atmosphere modelling
Guest Editor
Dr. Jonas Elm

Department of Chemistry, Aarhus University, Sweden
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Interests: atmospheric chemistry; new particle formation and growth; quantum chemistry; gas-to-particle partitioning

Special Issue Information

Dear Colleagues,

This Special Issue will publish selected papers from the NOSA-FAAR Symposium, held 26–28 March, 2018 in Helsinki, Finland. For this edition, participants from the conference are invited to provide manuscripts from their presentations with subjects across aerosol research related to health, atmosphere, climate, environment and technologies. It is our hope that this conference will present new and useful developments related to all areas of aerosol sciences.

NOSA, the Nordic Society for Aerosol Research, was founded in 1978. Its purpose is to promote aerosol research, interdisciplinary collaboration between members, to facilitate information to members and the general public by the arrangement of symposia, to support international collaboration and exchange of ideas, and to promote re-growth and education within aerosol sciences.

FAAR, the Finnish Association for Aerosol Research (FAAR) was founded in May 1983. The main aim of the society is to act as a link between researchers in various Finnish institutes and universities. After the foundation of the European Aerosol Assembly, FAAR has taken an active role also in international connections. FAAR is also a member society in the International Aerosol Assembly.

Dr. Michael Boy
Dr. Jonas Elm
Guest Editors

Manuscript Submission Information

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  • Organic Aerosols
  • Aerosol Formation and Growth
  • Aerosol Health Impact
  • Aerosol and Climate
  • Aerosol Technology

Published Papers

This special issue is now open for submission.
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