Short Course on Air Pollution, Climate & Health

PHFI-HSPH GEOHealth Hub for Research and Capacity Building is organizing a course on methodologies for air pollution, climate and health data analysis. It will cover time series analysis, GLM and regression and analysis of longitudinal and clustered data among other things. The course will run from January 15-19, 2018 and is currently accepting applications (Application … Continue reading Short Course on Air Pollution, Climate & Health

Announcement: International Workshop

The 9th International Workshop on Sand / Dust storm and Associated Dustfall  What: The dustworkshop9 is a scientific forum to analyse and discuss the state of the art research on dust, its connections to air quality, environmental impacts and climate. When: May 22-24, 2018 Where: Tenerife, Spain Abstract submission is open until February 15, 2018, and instructions … Continue reading Announcement: International Workshop

Conference on Environmental Health

Public Health Foundation of India (PHFI) and the Pacific Basin Consortium for Environment and Health (Pacific Basin) are co-hosting the 17th International Conference of the Pacific Basin Consortium in New Delhi, India between November 14-16, 2017. The theme of the 2017 Conference “Environmental Health and Sustainable Development” underpins the interconnectedness of the environmental, economic, and social development with human … Continue reading Conference on Environmental Health

ACAM Workshop & Training School

ACAM (Atmospheric Composition and the Asian Monsoon) is a SPARC/IGAC jointly sponsored activity. The scientific scope of the workshop follows the four scientific themes of ACAM, each representing a key aspect of the connection between atmospheric composition and Asian monsoon dynamics: Emissions and air quality in the Asian monsoon region – This theme spans all seasons, … Continue reading ACAM Workshop & Training School

Atmospheric chemistry in the anthropocene: Faraday Discussion

This Discussion will focus on emerging issues such as interactions between anthropogenic and biogenic emissions, new mechanisms important for atmospheric chemistry, the impacts of climate on air quality, and new instrumental tools and platforms for atmospheric chemistry. When: May 22-24, 2017 Where: York, United Kingdom Aims: This meeting aims to bring together a global network … Continue reading Atmospheric chemistry in the anthropocene: Faraday Discussion

Workshop: Air Pollution Research, Activism, and Education

What: Training Workshop: Air Pollution Research, Activism, and Education Where: Bengaluru, India When: February 17, 2017 Organizer: The Asthma Files [Link] The Asthma Files is a collaborative, web-based project to draw together and explicate multiple perspectives on asthma – from different scientific disciplines, policy arenas, health care settings and communities where asthmatics live. Details  1st session … Continue reading Workshop: Air Pollution Research, Activism, and Education

Satellite Remote Sensing of Air Quality

What: Training on Satellite Remote Sensing of Air Quality Host: Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology, MoES [Link] When: May 23- 26, 2017 Where: Pune, India NASA satellite data can be used for a variety of applications, including air quality forecasting, smoke and fire detection, and PM2.5 monitoring. This training will cover the access and use of NASA resources … Continue reading Satellite Remote Sensing of Air Quality

Conference on Aerosols-Climate Change

International Conference on Aerosol Climate Change Connection  Bose Institute, an autonomous scientific research organization under Ministry of Science and Technology, Govt of India is going to organize an International Conference on Aerosol Climate Change Connection (AC3).  This international conference will be focused on the discussions on the emerging trends in recent aerosol science researches and … Continue reading Conference on Aerosols-Climate Change

2017 AOGS Annual Meeting- Abstract Submission

What? 14th Annual Meeting of the Asia Oceania Geosciences Society [Website] Session AS15: Satellite Remote Sensing Methods and Data Applications for Air Quality Monitoring and Research in Asia Conveners: Pawan Gupta (USRA/GSFC), Robert Levy (GSFC), Jhoon Kim (Yonsei Univ., South Korea), Sachin Ghude (IITM, India), and Lok Lamsal (USRA/GSFC) Air pollution monitoring, especially in developing … Continue reading 2017 AOGS Annual Meeting- Abstract Submission