XV International Symposium "Atmospheric and Ocean Optics, Atmospheric physics"

June 22-29, 2008, Krasnoyarsk, Russia

In 2008, June 22–28, the Institute of Atmospheric Optics of the Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences (SB RAS) will organize XV International Symposium "Atmospheric and Ocean Optics. Atmospheric Physics". It will be held on board the ship Aleksandr Matrosov cruising on the River Yenisei.
The Symposium is a traditional meeting of atmospheric and ocean optics and atmospheric physics community, which has a long history as a successor of the symposiums on Laser Propagation in Atmosphere and Laser Remote Sensing of Atmosphere beginning with the early seventies and organizing by academician Vladimir Zuev.

Symposium Chairs
Gelii A. Zherebtsov,
Gennadii G. Matvienko

Organizing Institutions
Institute of Atmospheric Optics SB RAS, Tomsk
Institute of Solar-Terrestrial Physics SB RAS, Irkutsk
support by
Krasnoyarsk Science Centre and
Kirensky Institute of Physics SB RAS, Krasnoyrsk

Four conferences will be organized in frames of the Symposium.
A. Molecular Spectroscopy and Atmospheric Radiative Processes
B. Optical Radiation Propagation in the Atmosphere and Ocean
C. Optical Investigation of Atmosphere and Ocean
D. Atmospheric Physics

Format of the Symposium proposes presentations of plenary papers (30 min) and invited papers (20 min), joint oral papers (20 min) and oral papers (15 min),
and poster presentations.

Symposium Schedule: http://symp.iao.ru/en/aoo/15/auxinfo.

Working languages of the Symposium are English and Russian. Projection apparatus will put at reporter’s disposal.

Accommodation

Symposium will be held on board the ship Aleksandr Matrosov cruising along the River Yenisei.

The cabin price is 20–50 euros per person depending on the cabin class.
CABIN PRICE (per person per night, breakfast is not incl.):
3rd class – 20 euros;
2nd class – 33 euros;
1st class – 50 euros;

Three meals a day costs about ~ 30 euros per person per day.

Accommodation in Krasnoyarsk

On your request, the Organizing Committee can help you to book a room in the Hotel Krasnoyarsk. Hotel information is accessible on the hotel sites http://eng.hotelkrs.ru, http://english.vkrasnoyarsk.ru.


Symposium fee (includes session admission, Program, Abstracts, welcome reception, coffee breaks)

Before 15.05.2008
regular – 150 euros, accompanying person – 75 euros, PhD-student – 75 euros
After 15.05.2008
regular – 175 euros, accompanying person – 100 euros, PhD-student – 100 euros

Bank account (€)

BENEFICIARY: INSTITUTE OF ATMOSPERIC OPTICS, TOMSK, RUSSIA ( Symposium 2008 )
ACCOUNT: 40503 978 70629 000 0009
BANK OF BENEFICIARY: TOMSKPROMSTROYBANK,
SWIFT: TMKPRU5T, TOMSK, RUSSIA
VIA ACCOUNT No. 400/8867657/01 EUR ,COMMERZBANK AG ,
SWIFT : COBADEFF,
FRANKFURT AM MAIN, GERMANY

Culture program of the Symposium includes:
– Russian song party,
– chamber concert,
– excursion, Eniseysk
– green stop,
– tour of the Krasnoyarsk city (June 28),
– travel to Krasnoyarsk Stolby (June, 28; optional, extra fee).

Paper review

Abstracts will be published to the beginning of the Symposium.

Proceedings of the Symposium will be published in electronic form.
A report should consist of not less than 4 pages.
The report language is English.
A report should be submitted not later than July 31, 2008.
The regulations on report submission - http://ao.iao.ru/en/rules/

Papers selected by the Program Committee will be published in the journal “Atmospheric and Oceanic Optics”. Manuscripts should be submitted by the closing of Symposium. Author information guidelines:
http://ao.iao.ru/en/home/

Organizing Committee:
Yurii N. Ponomarev, Chair
Boris A. Voronin, Scientific secretary

Institute of Atmospheric Optics, SB RAS
1, Akademicheskii Ave.
Tomsk, 634055, Russia
Phone: +7(3822) 492020, +7(3822) 490067
Fax: +7(3822)492086
e-mail: symp2008@iao.ru

Looking forward to seeing you among the participants of the Symposium!