Call for abstracts

The 9th International Workshop on Sand / Dust storm and Associated Dustfall. 

22-24 May 2018, Tenerife, Spain.

See sections Tenerife and  Registration  to organize your trip
Abstract submission: 15 Nov. 2017 – 15 Feb. 2018.

For oral presentations and posters.

We welcome abstracts on dust research, based on
  • field measurements,
  • modelling
  • experiments

on three main topics:

DUST AND CLIMATE INTERACTIONS

  • Composition, mineralogy, size, solubility
  • Dust processing, aging and change in properties
  • Ice nuclei
  • Radiation and clouds
  • Deposition on the ocean
  • Biogeochemical cycles
  • Effects and feedbacks – weather and climate

DUST SOURCES AND VARIABILITY

  • Natural dust sources
  • Anthropogenic dust sources
  • Emerging dust sources
  • Forecast and data assimilation
  • Short-range, medium range forecasting and reanalyses

DUST IMPACTS

  • Air quality
  • Health effects
  • Solar energy production
  • Effects on agriculture

Templates available in 1 November 2017.