Date 11 November 2019

Location: Hangzhou, China

Venue: Hangzhou Dahua Hotel


Deadline: for registration and abstract submission are no later than 15 September 2019

The 3rd International SDS and Aerosol Workshop will be held at Hangzhou, China on 11 November 2019 co-organized by WMO SDS WAS SC, NMC and CAMS of China. The venue will be at Shui-Yun-Ge (水云阁) Large Meeting Room of the hotel’s business center, Hangzhou Dahua Hotel. The Scientific Committee will inform you whether your submission is an oral report or a poster after evaluation.

The meeting host:  NMC, CAMS

Local organizer: Hangzhou Meteorological Bureau, and LinAn Regional GWA Station.

We encourage attendees to return your registration form not later than 1 September 2019.

Practical Information:

** we should encourage attendees to stay near Xihu Tiandi (西湖天地) area in Hangzhou that is very close to the West Lake and Hangzhou Dahua Hotel in Nanshan Street.

**there are some hotels surrounding the Xihu Tiandi area for your booking:

Hangzhou Dahua Hotel


171 Nanshan Road, Shangcheng District, Hangzhou China

Usually this hotel will release information about its bookable room three months in advance.

Sofitel Hangzhou Westlake


333 Westlake Avenue, Shangcheng, 310002 Hangzhou, China

Grand Hyatt Hangzhou


28 Hubing Road, Shangcheng, 310006 Hangzhou, China

Relais & Chateaux Chaptel Hangzhou Hotel


57 Changsheng Road, Shangcheng, 310006 Hangzhou, China

LiuYing Hotel West Lake Hangzhou


6 Qingbo Bridge, Nanshan Road, Shangcheng, 310002 Hangzhou, China

Midtown Shangri-La, Hangzhou


Yanan Road Hangzhou Kerry Center, 6 Changshou Road, Xiacheng, 310006 Hangzhou, China

JI Hotel Hangzhou Xihu Nanshan Road Branch (Previous: JI Hotel Xihu Meiyuan Branch)


210 Nanshan Road, Shangcheng District, Shangcheng, 310002 Hangzhou, China

Merchant Marco Hotel


38 Pmghai Road, Shangcheng, 310006 Hangzhou, China

Haihua Hotel Hangzhou


298 Qing Chun Road., Xiacheng, 310006 Hangzhou, China

Holiday Wuyang Hotel


109 Qinbo Avenue, Nanshan Road, Shangcheng, 310002 Hangzhou, China

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Sanya Front, Shangcheng District, Hangzhou, Shangcheng, 330100 Hangzhou, China

Haihua Hotel Hangzhou

298 Qing Chun Road., Xiacheng, 310006 Hangzhou, China

Cheng Zhai

No.52 Dajing Alley, Hefang Avenue, Shangcheng, 310000 Hangzhou, China

Yi She Shu Wu Hotel

No.87 Wu Lin Road,Xia Chen District , Xiacheng, 310000 Hangzhou, China

Hangzhou Xinqiao Hotel

No. 226 Jiefang Road, Shangcheng, 310000 Hangzhou, China

**Map of Xihu Tiandi and photo of Dahua Hotel


** There is an airport in the Hangzhou. Hangzhou Xiaoshan International Airport

Hangzhou Xiaoshan International Airport – Hangzhou downtown, is ~30 km

**The weather in Hangzhou in November is quite pleasant, with the temperature generally between 11-19 degree centigrade.

Local Contact Persons:

**Contact person of abstract issue of the 3rd International SDS and Aerosol Workshop: Tianhang Zhang <(sharp@mail.iap.ac.cn)>

**Visa issue contact person: Qingliang Zhou

**The contact person from the WMO Secretariat is Dr. Alexander Baklanov (SO/RES/WWRP).

General Background:

3rd International SDS and Aerosol Workshop (SDS-AerosolWorkshop3) will serve as a forum for the analysis and discussion on the scientific research on dust and its connections to air quality, environmental impacts and climate. Its goal is to bring scientists from all around the world to exchange ideas on several topics on dust research:

  • Dust in-situ observations

  • Dust remote sensing observations,

  • Dust properties: sources, size, composition, mineralogy, aging, mixing with pollutants.

  • Dust modeling

  • Dust forecast

  • Dust and radiation,

  • Dust and clouds,

  • Dust and climate,

  • Dust impacts on air quality, human health and environment,

  • Mitigations of dust impacts

Registration form-SDS Workshop.docx

Template for Abstract Submission to the workshop.docx