7th International Conference on Fog, Fog Collection and Dew

2016 FOG Conference participants
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The 7th International Conference on Fog, Fog Collection and Dew took take place in Wrocław, Poland on 24-29 July, 2016.

The aim of this conference was to offer a meeting place for people interested in diverse aspects of fog and dew. Scientific contributions to fog and dew related issues as well as reports on aspects of fog collection projects are welcome.

This conference series started in 1998 in Vancouver, Canada, followed by meetings in St. John's, Newfoundland, Canada (2001), Cape Town, South Africa (2004), La Serena, Chile (2007), Münster, Germany (2010) and Yokohama, Japan (2013).

Conference Organizing Committee

  • Dr Mieczysław Sobik (Conference chair, University of Wrocław)
  • Dr Marek Błaś (Conference secretary, University of Wrocław)
  • Prof. Krzysztof Migała (University of Wrocław)
  • Prof. Żaneta Polkowska (Gdańsk University of Technology)
  • Prof. Elwira Żmudzka (University of Warsaw and Association of Polish Climatologists)

Conference topics:

  • Fog monitoring
  • Fog climatology
  • Fog remote sensing
  • Fog modelling
  • Fog chemistry
  • Fog physics
  • Fog deposition
  • Vegetation response to fog
  • Fog forecast
  • Fog and transportation
  • Fog collection projects
  • Fog collection materials
  • Fog and art
  • Fog in the literature
  • Dew projects
  • Dew chemistry
  • Dew physics
    (other topics may still be proposed)

The concept of the conference is based on:

  • keynote lectures given by invited speakers
  • oral presentations
  • poster presentations
  • conference trip