Navigation Links
500 international cloud researchers meet in Leipzig
Date:7/19/2012

Leipzig. From July 30 till August 3 2012, the 16th International Conference on Clouds and Precipitation (ICCP 2012) will take place at the main lecture hall building of the University of Leipzig.

The conference is hosted by the Leibniz-Institute for Tropospheric Research (IfT) and the Leipzig Institute for Meteorology (LIM) of the University of Leipzig. Both institutes are connected through a long lasting intensive cooperation, which now also manifests in the joint organization of this year's conference.

The conference at which cloud experts from all around the world meet every four years will take place in Germany only for the second time, following 1988. The ICCP is the most important and largest cloud and precipitation conference worldwide. Around 500 participants from 37 different countries will be welcomed in Leipzig to present around 650 different contributions. The Leipzig conference is expected to become the largest of all the cloud and precipitation conferences that took place so far.

The large number of participants reflects the importance of cloud research in dealing with climate change. Clouds play a crucial role in weather and climate processes and have an influence on the Earth' radiation budget. A better understanding of clouds and processes related to them is essential to improve weather forecasting (particularly precipitation) and to better quantify the present and future climate change. The importance of clouds for climate was highlighted in the last report of the IPCC (International Panel on Climate Change) by identifying them as the largest uncertainty in climate prediction.

In particular, topics that are dealt with at the conference include basic cloud- and precipitation-physics, genesis of different kinds of clouds, the influence of ice nuclei and cloud condensation nuclei for the development of clouds and also cloud chemistry. Currently used and newly developed measurement techniques will also be discussed. A
'/>"/>

Contact: Tilo Arnhold
tilo@tropos.de
49-341-235-1635
Leibniz-Institut fr Troposphrenforschung
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2

Related biology news :

1. Ultracold matter technology from CU and SRI International licensed to Boulders ColdQuanta
2. International Polar Year conference: From knowledge to action
3. Large international study finds memory in adults impacted by versions of 4 genes
4. International team uncovers new genes that shape brain size, intelligence
5. Southampton researchers lead 2 international projects to help people out of poverty
6. UCSD researchers: Where international climate policy has failed, grassroots efforts can succeed
7. Washington University receives $8 million to lead international childhood malnutrition effort
8. Early Bird Discounts Available on International Healthcare and Biotechnology Conferences, Save Up To $600 with Global Information
9. New HealthFocus® International Study Reveals Five Very Different Weight Management Consumers
10. OU scientists and international team deciper the genetic code of the tomato
11. Digicel Launches Worlds First Biometric Identification System For International Money Transfers
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:11/4/2014)... Fla. (November 4, 2014) — Think about the way ... How do neighboring cells know that they are supposed ... how do these tissues find the correct place and ... answering these crucial questions. , In a new study, ... to communicate with their surrounding neighbors, at the head-trunk ...
(Date:11/4/2014)... 2014   Neurotechnology , a provider of ... latest version of its fingerprint matching algorithm has ... evaluation organized by NIST. The MINEX test ... INCITS 378 fingerprint standard template format. MINEX compliance ... in the United States ...
(Date:11/3/2014)... that low birth weight and preterm birth are linked ... adulthood. Findings published in the American College of Rheumatology ... that low birth weight and pre-term babies were not ... as adults. , According to the ACR, 27 ... with clinical OA. Symptoms of OA range from mild ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):The inside story: How the brain and skull stay together 2Neurotechnology Places Second in Ongoing MINEX Ranking for Fingerprint Matching Algorithms 2Neurotechnology Places Second in Ongoing MINEX Ranking for Fingerprint Matching Algorithms 3Preterm, low birth-weight babies may need new hips in adulthood 2
... WHAT: The Office of Dietary Supplements (ODS) ... release of the ninth issue of the Annual Bibliography ... selected for the 2007 Bibliography include research supported by ... partnerships. The research covers a wide array of ...
... at least four times more prevalent in the atmosphere ... at Scripps Institution of Oceanography at UC San Diego. ... by Scripps geochemistry professor Ray Weiss made the first ... of times more effective at warming the atmosphere than ...
... drinking water and stable habitats. But biodiversity is currently ... around the world causes profound changes in our environment ... services they provide. To better understand the role of ... it, its basics must be studied more fully. This ...
Cached Biology News:Annual Bibliography of Significant Advances in Dietary Supplement Research 2007 2Potent greenhouse gas more prevalent in atmosphere than previously assumed 2Potent greenhouse gas more prevalent in atmosphere than previously assumed 3DFG continues to strengthen biodiversity research 2
(Date:11/24/2014)... 24, 2014   ...   Elsevier , a world-leading provider of ... to announce the launch of the latest title in the ... Opinion in Food Science . ... with a new platform to keep up-to-date with the expanding ...
(Date:11/24/2014)... USA (PRWEB) November 23, 2014 One of ... field of optics and photonics is now available to high ... very low cost. SPIE, the international society for optics ... to the complete SPIE Digital Library available to ... price. , “Light-based technologies are integral to all areas of ...
(Date:11/24/2014)... 2014 Deep Research Report on Global ... and in-depth research report on the Adipic Dihydrazide ... definition, classification, application, and industry chain structure as ... international market analysis, including China’s domestic market as ... Asia, China, Japan etc. regions) industry analysis covering ...
(Date:11/24/2014)... 2014  Spherix Incorporated (Nasdaq: SPEX ... fostering and monetization of intellectual property, today provided ...  Case No. 3:13-cv-03494-M and  Spherix v. Uniden Corporation ... the United States District Court for the Northern ... On November 21, 2014 the Markman ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Elsevier Announces Launch of New Journal: Current Opinion in Food Science 2Elsevier Announces Launch of New Journal: Current Opinion in Food Science 3SPIE Digital Library Now Available to High Schools, Two-Year Colleges at No or Low Cost 2Adipic Dihydrazide Industry 2019 Research Forecasts on Worldwide, China Regions Now Available at ReportsnReports.com 2Adipic Dihydrazide Industry 2019 Research Forecasts on Worldwide, China Regions Now Available at ReportsnReports.com 3Markman Hearing Held as Scheduled in VTech and Uniden Cases 2
... planes to explore their limits, researchers at the ... probing the newest microscope technology to further improve ... are critical for setting standards and improving production ... new microscope technology uses helium ions to generate ...
... WASHINGTON The Food & Drug Administration (FDA) issued ... report acknowledged that nanoscale materials potentially could be used ... that those materials present challenges complicated by the fact ... change as size varies within the nanoscale. , ...
... only valuable if we possess it in large-sized pieces. ... for those interested in exploiting gold,s exceptional ability to ... oxidation of poisonous carbon monoxide (CO) into harmless carbon ... potentially improve the effectiveness of catalytic converters that clean ...
Cached Biology Technology:NIST studies how new helium ion microscope measures up 2Nanotechnology and the FDA: size matters 2NIST and partners identify tiny gold clusters as top-notch catalysts 2
... Features Convenient platform for tube handling and ... x 0.2ml V-bottom tubes - 96 ... - Thermo-Fast® 96 Non-Skirted Plate ... - 48 x 0.5ml Thermo-Tubes Multiple workstations can ...
... The Pro upgrade for Shimadzu Phoretix 2D, ... advanced statistical tools for comparative gel analysis ... Data base add on component ... (Oracle version 9i release 2 client software). ...
... systems provide linking and labelling reagents ... specific primary antibodies for visualising cellular ... accomplished using an ultra-sensitive indirect labelling ... technology. Secondary antibodies are polymerised directly ...
... Enzyme concentration - 5 units/µL ,• High ... yields ,• Leaves an 'A' overhang ,• ... which exhibits very high activity in primer ... ensure the quality of the enzyme, each ...
Biology Products: