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Science Envoy for Air Quality Visit
Meteorology   Monday, February 3, 2020

Department of Meteorology hosted Professor James Schauer (Director of the Wisconsin State Laboratory of Hygiene, University of Wisconsin-Madison) and Ellen Connorton (Senior Science Advisor for the U.S. Department of State Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs) at COMSATS University, Islamabad on January 15, 2020.

Main objective of their visit was to interact with the students/faculty/researchers who are involved and associated with Air Quality Research or other environmental pollution issues in the country. During the session, Prof. James Schauer has shared his research experiences on Air Quality Monitoring and provided few suggestions and recommendations to develop an Air Quality Monitoring Network in Pakistan. At the end, participants have also participated in the Q&A session to learn more about this emerging issue.

Here’s a link to photos of the event provided by US embassy: https://www.flickr.com/gp/usembpak/0Yw0s5 (best viewed in Google Chrome). You can download them by selecting the photo and clicking the “down” arrow. And here is the FB post, US embassy did on the event


 

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