Prof. Y. Rudich visits the University of Rostock

During a short research stay, Prof. Y. Rudich from the Weizman Institute of Science visited the University of Rostock and was able to successfully complete some FTICR measurements of aged wood pyrolysis aerosols. Furthermore, discussions about a long-term cooperation with the rector of the University of Rostock, Prof. W. Schareck, took place.
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aeroHEALTH at the 16th National Conference on Health Economy 2021

The 16th National Conference on Health Economy 2021 took place in Rostock from June 3rd to 4th. As this year's partner country of the conference, Israel was selected and aeroHEALTH was invited by the Rector of the University of Rostock, Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Schareck, to present itself to representatives from politics, science and industry alongside Israeli start-ups from the medical technology and...
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Novel Analytical Technique for VOC speciation appears on Outside Back Cover of Analyst

aeroHEALTH researchers from University of Rostock and Helmholtz Centre Munich (CMA) developed a novel fast gas chromatography (fastGC) instrument with integrated sampling of volatile organic compounds (VOCs) and detection by single-photon ionisation (SPI) time-of-flight mass spectrometry (TOFMS) with fastGC runtimes down to 15s. The instrument provides rapid analysis and resolution of isomers of...
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Virtual Scientific Advisory Board Meeting ahead of the midterm evaluation

On 12th May 2021, a virtual meeting with aeroHEALTH’s advisory board was realized in preparation for the midterm evaluation. Prof. Dr. Ralf Zimmermann (CMA/HMGU) and the Early Career Scientists Dr. Hendryk Czech (CMA/HMGU) and Dr. Michal Pardo (WIS) reported on structural and scientific developments during the evaluation period and research activities beyond. Afterwards, upcoming experiments, such...
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TV Broadcast "Luftqualität in Wohngebieten" - Prof. Dr. Ralf Zimmermann on fine dust pollution from wood-burning stoves

TV Broadcast "nano" on 3sat from the 31st March, 2021. Prof. Dr. Ralf Zimmermann gave an interview about the importance of separation systems in wood-burning stoves due to the alarmingly high concentrations of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in the exhaust fumes from burning wood. TV-Broadcast >
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Steering Board adopts new associated aeroHEALTH-Partner: UniBW

The “Institute for Chemistry and Environmental Engineering” at the Faculty for Mechanical Engineering of the Universität der Bundes wehr München (UniBW M) specializes in the chemical analysis of environmental samples. The institute has a broad range of measurement techniques at its disposal to investigate organic and inorganic substances in liquid, solid and gaseous matrices. Research activities...
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Associated Partner in MORE

MORE is a unique and interdisciplinary approach to evaluate sustainable, efficient, and safe mobility technologies of the future. Within MORE the campus of the Universität der Bundeswehr München (UniBW M) is transformed into a model city and different innovative mobility concepts are developed and implemented on site. Based on future mobility requirements of society, MORE tackles problems and...
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Associated Partner in LUKAS

The aim of the LUKAS project is to develop a novel mobile measurement and warning system for monitoring and detecting particulate pollutants in the atmosphere. The system is capable of analyzing single airborne particles in the nanometer and micrometer size range in real-time for physical properties and their chemical composition, whereby the database of known chemical patterns is continuously...
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aeroHEALTH Seminar

The former Joint Mass Spectrometry Centre (JMSC) seminar has been developed into the joint aeroHEALTH seminar. Weekly, research from 10 external scientists from aerosol science, analytical chemistry, bio medicine and related research fields as well as aeroHEALTH partners is presented and discussed (Tuesday 5.30pm CET). The program of the seminar is available here, for participation please refer to...
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