Course in air pollution


The 4th year students of the Physics Department, University of Patras that followed the course on "Atmospheric Pollution" had the chance to visit Navarino Environmental Observatory (NEO) at Pylos, Greece and received a 2-days training course on air pollution. They visited the air pollution station at Methoni, followed lectures about the air pollution characteristics of the area, the measurement methodologies, the quality control and assurance procedures of the station instrumentation and delivered projects based on the air pollution and meteorological measurements at NEO. In addition to the above mentioned, Myrto Gratsea -a PhD student at the National Observatory of Athens (NOA) - gave a lecture about remote sensing technics (MAX-DOAS & MFR).