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

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.