Dec. 14, 2022

Human health impacts of dust storms in South Africa

Nkosi, V., Mathee, A., Blesic, S., Kapwata, T., Kunene, Z., du Preez, D. J., Garland, R., Wright, C. Y. (2022). "Exploring Meteorological Conditions and Human Health Impacts during Two Dust Storm Events in Northern Cape Province, South Africa: Findings and Lessons Learnt". Atmosphere 13(3):424. doi: 10.3390/atmos13030424

Dec. 14, 2022

Significant health impacts related to biomass burning in South America

Butt, E. W., Conibear, L., Knote, C., and Spracklen, D. V. (2021). “Large Air Quality and Public Health Impacts due to Amazonian Deforestation Fires in 2019”. GeoHealth 5.7. doi: 10.1029/2021GH000429.

Dec. 14, 2022

Australia: Particulate Matter emissions from the 2019/20 wildfires result in premature deaths.

Graham, A. M., Pringle, K. J., Pope, R. J., Arnold, S. R., Conibear, L. A., Burns, H., Rigby, R., Borchers-Arriagada, N., Butt, E. W., Kiely, L., Reddington, C., Spracklen, D. V., Woodhouse, M. T., Knote, C., and McQuaid, J. B. (2021). “Impact of the 2019/2020 Australian Megafires on Air Quality and Health”. GeoHealth 5.10, e2021GH000454. doi: 10.1029/2021GH000454.


Nov. 7, 2022

MBEES at the Urban Transitions conference

The Chair of Model-Based Environmental Exposure (MBEES) will be presenting at the Urban transitions conference in Barcelona, Spain between 8-10 November 2022. 

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urban transitions
Oct. 19, 2022

Master's student wanted for the "EnviroData" project

At the Chair for Model-based Model-based Environmental Exposure Science (MBEES) we are looking for a master's student to work on a project in environmental health research.


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Sept. 21, 2022

Student project: Image analysis using Machine learning

We are looking for a student who would be interested to work on a project that would involve the analysis of images from the AirView campaign using Machine learning.

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Faculty of Medicine

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86159 Augsburg


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Chair for Model-based Environmental Exposure Science
Faculty of Medicine (Sigma Technopark)

University Augsburg
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86159 Augsburg

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