Dear Colleagues,

We invite you to attend the Workshop on Environmental Pollution and Black Carbon in the Arctic to be held at the Moscow State Technological University "STANKIN" as part of the International Scientific Conference MNPS-2019 on Thursday, October 17, 2019 from 10:00 to 18:00. Registration and participation in the Workshop are free.

If you would like to deliver, in person or remotely, a short (up to 8 min.)  communication on Black Carbon in the Arctic, register as a listener or a journalist/ media , please, contact the Program Committee (e-mail: before 18:00 October 15, 2019. The final program of the Workshop will be sent to the participants and will be made available  at  on October 16, 2019 at 10 am.

Workshop Chair: Academician A.Dz. Gvishiani, Chairman of the Council for Arctic and Antarctic Research  of R.A.S. Co-Chairs: Prof. A.B.Nadykto, Yu.F. Sychev, A.V. Romanov (Russia), R. Shearer (Canada) and S. Wilson (Great Britain), Co-Project Coordinators, the EU Action on Black Carbon in the Arctic, Members of the AMAP secretariat. Session Chairs: A.V.Romanov (Black Carbon in Arctic); A.B.Nadykto and Q.Zhang (China) (Atmospheric Pollution).

Workshop sponsors: MSUT “STANKIN”, the EU Action on Black Carbon in the Arctic Project

Keynote speakers: Academician A.Dz. Gvishiani;  Prof. A.B.Nadykto (MSUT "STANKIN"); Dr. B Matthews Klimaschutz & Emissionsinventuren (Austria); Prof. Q. Zhang, Director of the Institute of Environmental Studies, Shandong University (China); Yu.F. Sychev, Member of the State Commission for the Development of the Arctic (Roshydromet); A.V. Romanov, Deputy Director of the Research Institute “Atmosphere” (St. Petersburg); Prof. F. Yu, ASRC, State University of New York at Albany (USA); V. A. Ginzburg, Yu. A. Israel Institute of Global Climate and Ecology Israel (Roshydromet); Prof. A.A. Lushnikov, Laureate of the Fuchs Memorial and Junge Awards; I.A. Repina, Prof. of RAS, Obukhov Institute of RAS; Prof. V.A. Zagainov (NNRU MEPhI); Prof.F.Xu, Shandong University (China) and V.A. Modenov, Director of the “Arctic-SG” Foundation.

We are looking forward to seeing you at our Workshop!

Sincerely yours,

Organizing Committee