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.


April 11, 2023

Smartphone donations for health research

We want your smartphones! Oi, what now? No not your actual smartphones. Those you can keep. We would like your old and unused smartphones to use as test devices.  

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Feb. 23, 2023

Air View in Augsburg 2023

During February and March 2023, the Air View car will return to Augsburg for a second measurement campaign.

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Feb. 23, 2023

Linux Compute Cluster Augsburg

Recently, the Computer Centre of the University of Augsburg received funding for a new high-performance computing cluster (HPC) from the German Research Foundation (DFG).

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Faculty of Medicine

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Faculty of Medicine (Sigma Technopark)

University Augsburg
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