Early Career Poster Awards

The Early Career Poster Awards were given to the following posters and presenting authors (in alphabetical order) 

  1. Stylianos Kakavas for poster ATAS-P1_035,

 “Effects of organic water on inorganic aerosol thermodynamics”

by Stylianos Kakavas1,2, Athanasios Nenes1,3 and Spyros N. Pandis1,2

1Institute of Chemical Engineering Sciences, ICE/FORTH, Patras, Greece; 2Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Patras, Patras, Greece; 3School of Architecture, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), Switzerland 

  1. Lauren P. McCarthy for poster SS-2-P1_016,

“Aerosol Exhalation Rates From Children and Adults During Breathing, Speaking and Singing”

by L. P. McCarthy1, J. Archer1, H. E. Symons1, N. A. Watson2, C. M. Orton3,4,5, W. J. Browne1, J. Harrison1, B. Moseley4, K. E. J. Philip3,5, J. D. Calder5,6, P. L. Shah3,4,5, B. R. Bzdek1, D. Costello7 and J. P. Reid1

1University of Bristol; 2Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust, 3Royal Brompton Hospital, 4Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, 5Imperial College London, 6Fortius Clinic, 7Wexham Park Hospital

  1. Padryk Merkl for poster AT-P1_009,

“Ammonia sensing by silver nanoparticles for point of care diagnostic applications”

by Padryk Merkl and Georgios A. Sotiriou

Department of Microbiology, Tumor and Cell Biology, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden

  1. Vaios Moschos for poster ATAS-P5_001,       

“Brown-black carbon aerosol ambient sources, absorption properties and optical interactions”

by V. Moschos1,a, M. Gysel-Beer1, R. L. Modini1, J. C. Corbin2, D. Massabò3, C. Costa4, S. G. Danelli3,A. Vlachou1, K. R. Daellenbach1, S. Szidat5, P. Prati3, A. S. H. Prévôt1, U. Baltensperger1 and I. El Haddad1

1Laboratory of Atmospheric Chemistry, Paul Scherrer Institute, Villigen-PSI, Switzerland; 2Metrology Research Centre, National Research Council Canada, Ottawa, Canada; 3Department of Physics/National Institute for Nuclear Physics (INFN), Uni. of Genoa, Genova, Italy; 4Department of Chemistry and Industrial Chemistry, University of Genoa, Genoa, Italy, 5Dpt. (Bio-)Chemistry & Pharmaceutical Sciences/Oeschger Centre for Climate Change Research, Uni. Bern, Switzerland;

aNow at: University of North Carolina System, Greensboro and Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA

  1. Pier Giuseppe Rivano for poster BAP-P4_005,

“Light extinction and steam generation by gold nanoparticle agglomerates”

by P.G. Rivano, D. Gao, G.A. Kelesidis, S.E. Pratsinis

Particle Technology Laboratory, ETH Zürich, CH-8092 Zürich, Switzerland

This poster was also awarded a special prize sponsored by the Royal Society of Chemistry’s journal, Environmental Science: Processes and Impacts.

  1. Una Trivanovic for poster BAP-P3_001,

“Carbonaceous aerosol formation & growth by enclosed spray combustion of hydrocarbons”

by U. Trivanovic, M. Pereira Martins, S. Benz, G.A. Kelesidis, S.E. Pratsinis

Particle Technology Laboratory, ETH Zürich, CH-8092 Zürich, Switzerland

This poster was also awarded a special prize sponsored by the Royal Society of Chemistry’s journal, Environmental Science: Atmospheres

  1. Yu Wang for poster ATAS-P3_015,

“Reconciliation of sub- and super-saturated water uptake of secondary organic aerosol (SOA) from mixed precursors”

by Y. Wang1,2, A. Voliotis1, D. Hu1, Y. Shao1, M. Du1, Y. Chen3,4, J. Kleinheins2, C. Marcolli2, M. R. Alfarra1,5,6, and G. McFiggans1

1Centre for Atmospheric Science, The University of Manchester; 2Institute for Atmospheric and Climate Science, ETH Zurich, 8092, Zurich, Switzerland; 3Exeter Climate Systems, University of Exeter, Exeter, EX4 4QE, UK; 4Laboratory of Atmospheric Chemistry, Paul Scherrer Institute (PSI), 5232 Villigen, Switzerland; 5National Centre for Atmospheric Science, The University of Manchester, Manchester, M13 9PL, UK; 6Environment & Sustainability Center, Qatar Environment & Energy Research Institute, Doha, Qatar

The members of the Early Career Poster Award Committee were

  1. Jack Lin (Chair) – University of Oulu, Finland
  2. Yannis Drossinos (representative of the 11th IAC Local Organizing Committee) – NCSR “Demokritos”, Greece
  3. Oliver Bischof, TSI GmbH, Germany
  4. Daniele Contini – Istituto di Scienze dell’Atmosfera e del Clima, ISAC-CNR, Italy
  5. Mohammed Diouri – Mohammed 1er University, Oujda, Morocco
  6. Jicheng Feng – ShanghaiTech University, China
  7. Eirini Goudeli – University of Melbourne, Australia
  8. Thomas Krinke – TSI GmbH, Germany
  9. Gerhard Lammel – Max Planck Institute for Chemistry Mainz, Germany
  10. Mihalis Lazaridis – Technical University of Crete, Chania, Greece
  11. Prof Luewton Agostinho- NHL-Stenden University of Applied Sciences, Leeuwarden, The Netherlands
  12. Nanna Myllys – University of Helsinki, Finland
  13. Petra Pokorná – Institute of Chemical Process Fundamentals, Czech Academy of Science, Czech Republic
  14. Roland Schrödner – Leibnitz Institute for Tropospheric Research, Germany
  15. Stefan Schumacher – Institute of Energy and Environmental Technology e.V. (IUTA), Germany
  16. Gerhard Steiner – Grimm Aerosol Techniko, Germany
  17. Torsten Tritscher – TSI GmbH, Germany
  18. Alexander Vogel – Goethe-University Frankfurt, Germany