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July 2 - 7, 2018: Mira Aničić Urošević and Tijana Milićević participated at The 8th International Workshop on Biomonitoring of Atmospheric Pollution (BIOMAP 8) in the Joint Institute for Nuclear Research, Dubna, Russian Federation...

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CETEMPS, University of L'Aquila, Italy
Republic Hydrometeorologic Service of Serbia
Frank Laboratory of Neutron Physics, Joint Instituite of Nuclear Research, Dubna, Russia
University of Antwerp (Campus Drie Eiken), Dept. of Chemistry, Antwerpen, Belgium
Biochemistry and Organic Analytical Chemistry Unit, Institute for Medical Research and Occupational Health, Zagreb, Croatia
Faculty of Physics, Institute of Meteorology, University of Belgrade, Serbia
Institute for Biological Research "Sinisa Stankovic", Belgrade, Serbia
Atmospheric Research and Environment Programme World Meteorological Organization, Switzerland
Laser Remote Sensing Department, National Institute of Research and Development for Optoelectronics, Bucharest - Magurele, Romania
Institute for Multidisciplinary Research, Belgrade, Serbia
Faculty of Technology and Metallurgy, University of Belgrade, Serbia
Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Belgrade, Serbia
Department of Bio-science Engineering, University of Antwerp, Antwerpen, Belgium
Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
Vinca Institute of Nuclear Sciences, Belgrade, Serbia
Faculty of Agriculture, University of Belgrade, Serbia
Faculty of Physics, University of Belgrade, Serbia
July 2 - 7, 2018: Mira Aničić Urošević, research associate professor and Tijana Milićević, research assistant in Environmental Physics Laboratory participated at The 8th International Workshop on Biomonitoring of Atmospheric Pollution (BIOMAP 8) in the Joint Institute for Nuclear Research, Dubna, Russian Federation. They participate with two oral and one poster presentation: Moss bag biomonitoring of air pollution: urban vs. agricultural scenario (oral); The grapevine leaves as bioindicators of air pollution by toxic elements and magnetic particles in experimental, commercial and organic vineyards (oral); Magnetic fingerprint of particle and particle-bound air pollution on deciduous tree leaves in urban area (poster).

June 5, 2018: Tijana Milićević, research assistant in Environmental Physics Laboratory participated at The Fourteenth Regional Conference Environment to Europe, EnE18, Belgrade, organised by Environmental ambassador for sustainable development in the Serbian Chamber of Commerce. Tijana attended the meeting with oral presentation Investigation of macro- and microelements in soil, grapevine and air in organic vineyard: biomonitoring, ecological implications and health risk assessment.

May 30 – June 1, 2018: Tijana Milićević, research assistant in Environmental Physics Laboratory attended the 8th Symposium Chemistry and Environmental Protection EnviroChem 2018, Kruševac, with oral presentation: “Assessment of potentially toxic elements bioavailability in the soil-plant-air system in different vineyard ambients in Serbia: biomonitoring, environmental and health risk implications”. This conference is organised by the Environmental Chemistry Division of the Serbian Chemical Society. EnviroChem 2018 brought together researchers, scientists and experts from all fields of environmental chemistry and, by tradition, provided them with a unique platform for the exchange of ideas, the latest scientific achievements and technological innovations. A special feature was the presence of the local industry, primarily Trayal Corporation, who gave a distinctive and memorable contribution to this meeting. It gave a new impetus to the communication between the researchers, industry, and institutions involved in environmental protection.

June 4 - 6, 2018: Dr Zoran Mijic and dr Vladimir Djurdjevic participated in the the 3rd South-Eastern Europe GEO Workshop on the uptake of GEO and Copernicus, with emphasis on Climate Change, Food Security and Water Extremes, Raw Materials and Solar Energy.

April 21 - 29, 2018: Tijana Milićević, Research Assistant in Environmental Physics Laboratory attended „International School on Nuclear Methods for Environmental and Life Science“ held in Montenegro from 21st to 29th April 2018. The school was organised by Joint Institute for Nuclear Research, Russia.

April 17-19, 2018: Maja Kuzmanoski attended the 4th ACTRIS-2 General Meeting, held in Nafplio, Greece.

April 8 – 13, 2018: Luka Ilić participated in the European Geosciences Union (EGU) General Assembly 2018. He presented results of research done in cooperation with South East European Virtual Climate Change Center: „Modeling of mineral composition effects on ice nucleation due to dust in Dust Regional Atmospheric Model (DREAM)“ at the Aeolian dust PICO session.

November 23, 2017: Milica Krković defended Master thesis "Biomonitoring of trace elements using grapevine parts and moss bags in organic vineyard“ (in Serbian), Faculty of Chemistry, University of Belgrade; mentor: dr Mira Aničić Urošević
October 18–21: Zoran Mijić participated in the annual 49th International October Conference on Mining and Metallurgy (IOC 2017) which was held in hotel Jezero, Bor Lake, Serbia. The IOC 2017 was organized by the Technical Faculty in Bor, University of Belgrade in collaboration with Mining and Metallurgy Institute Bor.
October, 2017: Zorana Živković defended Master thesis “Active moss biomonitoring of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs): Comparison of liquid and convergent chromatography” (in Serbian), Faculty of Chemistry University of Belgrade, Serbia; mentor: dr. Gordana Vuković
September 6–8, 2017: The members of Environmental Physics Laboratory participated in the 6th International WeBIOPATR Workshop and Conference, Particulate Matter Research and Management – WeBIOPATR2013 (https://www.vin.bg.ac.rs/webiopatr/#Workshop/Programme)
September, 2017: Lodewijk Lefevre defended Master thesis "Magnetic monitoring of the impact of atmospheric pollution on vineyards in Serbia", Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, University of Antwerp, Belgium; The Thesis was realized in cooperation between Environmental Physics Laboratory (Dr. Mira Aničić Urošević, Dr. Gordana Vuković and MSc Tijana Milićević) and Department of Bioscience Engineering (Prof. dr. ir. Roeland Samson).
August 31–September 2, 2017: Tijana Milićević, research trainee in Environmental Physics Laboratory participate at 15th International Conference on Environmental Science and Technology (CEST2017), Rhodos, Greece.
From 14 to 17 March, 2017 the International Trade Fair "EXPO-RUSSIA SERBIA 2017" was held in Metropol Palace. At one of the stands the scientific cooperation between Russia and Serbia was promote. Dr. Mira Aničić Urošević participated, as member of Joint Coordination Committee for cooperation between Environmental Physics Laboratory, Institute of Physics Belgrade with Frank Laboratory of Neutron Physics, Joint Institute of Nuclear Research (Dubna, Russia).
16-21st July - Tijana Milićević, M.Sc., participated in The 14th International Conference on the Biogeochemistry of Trace Elements ICOBTE organised by the ETH Zurich, Switzerland, with oral and poster presentation in topic “Monitoring and environmental and health risk assessment of potentially toxic elements in the soil-plant system in a vineyard area”.

6-7th July - Dr Zoran Mijic and dr Vladimir Djurdjevic participated in the GEO-CRADLE Mid-Term Review Meeting, Advisory Board Meeting and General Assembly in Brussels, Belgium.

July 5th, 2017 – Luka Ilić gave a presentation on parameterizing dust-induced ice nuclei concentration (#IN) in DREAM model at Prof. Jennifer Kay’s Polar and atmospheric science group meeting, at the Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences, University of Colorado at Boulder. We cooperate with Dr Slobodan Ničković (SEEVCCC, RHMSS) in #IN parametrization research.

June 25th to 30th, 2017 – Luka Ilić participated in International HPC Summer School 2017 hosted at CU Boulder, Colorado, USA. The summer school was sponsored by Compute/Calcul Canada, the Extreme Science and Engineering Discovery Environment (XSEDE), the Partnership for Advanced Computing in Europe (PRACE) and the RIKEN Advanced Institute for Computational Science (RIKEN AICS). Graduate students and postdoctoral scholars from institutions in Canada, Europe, Japan and the United States were offered instructions on a variety of topics and provided advanced mentoring in HPC technologies.

June 1st Tijana Milićević, M.Sc., participated in ”Training day on building standardized soil spectral libraries” of Task 4.2 the H2020 GEO-CRADLE project organised by Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Faculty of Engineering Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. This training day provided a hands-on experience in soil spectroscopy to Balkan partners of the H2020 GEO-CRADLE project. The goal of the task was to disseminate all necessary scientific knowledge and tools to the partners, which they can apply it to build their regional soil spectral library, adhering to strict standards.

May 6ht 2017 - IPB 2017 Annual prize for financial contribution to the Institute was awarded to dr Zoran Mijic

April 21st to 28th, 2017 - Luka Ilić and Bojan Cvetković (SEEVCCC, RHMSS) participated in PRE-TECT, an atmospheric experiment organized by the National Observatory of Athens at Finokalia, Crete. The PRE-TECT campaign was framed by a number of parallel activities with the specific aim to validate the remote sensing retrievals against surface and airborne in-situ measurements. Two thematic pilot studies of GEO-CRADLE were addressed in PRE-TECT, the dust forecast service and the SENSE energy system for the determination of solar energy. Both services were validated against dust and radiation measurements that performed from ground and air over Greece and Cyprus.

From 27th January to 26th April, 2017: M.Sc Tijana Milićević won a grant (Erasmus+ for student mobility) for staying at the Laboratory of Environmental and Urban Ecology, Department of Bioscience Engineering, University of Antwerp, Antwerpen, Belgium. During this period, Tijana did a part of her Ph.D. research (research towards saturation isothermal remanent magnetization, SIRM, of the agricultural soil and leaves).
March 23th - In the framework of the GEO-CRADLE Adaptation to Climate Change (ACC) pilot, IPB along with the network partners takes part in the PRE-TECT experimental campaign in order to run and validate the desert dust forecasting module of the pilot. Moreover, advanced ground-based radiation measurements will be used to evaluate the SENSE energy system for the determination of solar energy.
The experiment will take place from 1st 30th April 2017, aiming to advance the ACC and Energy GEO-CRADLE pilots. Detailed information on the participants and the instrumentation can be found under http://pre-tect.space.noa.gr/
March 20th - The interview with IPB partner related to the regional activities on Adaptation to Climate Change and Energy within GEOCRADLE project has been published on BN television in Bosnia and Herzegovina. The GEOCRADLE tools Regional Data Hub and Networking Platform together with opportunity for better sharing of information and knowledge among EO stakeholder in the region as one of the GEOCRADLE goals is presented. Read the article here: http://www.rtvbn.com/3857352/balkan-osjetljiv-na-klim-promjene
From 14 to 17 March, 2017 the International Trade Fair "EXPO-RUSSIA SERBIA 2017" was held in Metropol Palace. At one of the stands the scientific cooperation between Russia and Serbia was promote. Dr. Mira Aničić Urošević participated, as member of Joint Coordination Committee for cooperation between Environmental Physics Laboratory, Institute of Physics Belgrade with Frank Laboratory of Neutron Physics, Joint Institute of Nuclear Research (Dubna, Russia).
February 27 - March 3, 2017 - Maja Kuzmanoski and Luka Ilic participated in the second training workshop in the ACTRIS - EARLINET quality assurance program - 2nd LiCalTrain Workshop, February 27 - March 3, 2017, Bucharest, Romania.
Olivera Jevtić defended Master thesis „Pasivni biomonitoring makro i mikroelemenata u vazduhu na teritoriji Srbije korišćenjem mahovine“ (in Serbian) on February 3, 2017 at the Faculty of Chemistry, University of Belgrade; mentor: dr Mira Aničić Urošević
January 9th, 2017 - The GEO-CRADLE partner IPB is interviewed in Serbian Magazine Business & Finance. In this article the GEO-CRADLE project and its objectives are presented together with related regional activities focused on Adaptation to Climate Change. Business & Finance is a monthly magazine for the business community and attracts various readers also interested in economic aspects of culture, marketing, IT and science. Read the article here: http://bif.rs/2017/01/meteorologija-u-sluzbi-privrede-univerzalni-salter-za-prognoze/