Aerosols in Romania and Switzerland -AEROS

AEROS is an bilateral research project funded by Romanian-Swiss Research Programme RSRP 2011 – 2016 aiming to develop a solid background of information that can be used to address air quality and climate issues in both Romania and Switzerland.

Swiss Romanian Cooperation Programme

http://www.swiss-contribution.admin.ch/romania/

The AEROS project is funded by Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF -project no. IZERZO_142146 /1) and  Executive Agency for Higher Education, Research, Development and Innovation Funding (UEFISCDI- contract 3RO-CH/2012).

The main in-situ measurement tools will be:

The in-situ measurements will be accompanied by state-of-the art lidar systems providing information on the scattering properties of particulate matter and the vertical structure of the boundary layer and in general the vertical distribution of particles.