in Switzerland, Locarno,
We invite you to join
the online/onsite hybrid conference ERAD 2022
11th European Conference
on Radar in Meteorology and Hydrology
from 29th August
to 2nd September 2022
379 ABSTRACTS HAVE BEEN SUBMITTED!
300 participants and 8 exhibitors are coming to Locarno,
80 people are registered online!
- Only online registration is still open - until 15th August - HERE -
- Extended Abstract submission is still open until 7th August - SUBMIT NOW -
- We are pleased to present the book of abstracts - HERE -
- The conference program is online - HERE -
We are happy to announce that the ERAD2022 conference will be held in Switzerland from 29 August to 2 September.
Because of COVID19, we have opted for a fully hybrid format: participants have the possibility to attend either remotely or onsite in Locarno.
Until 15th August 2022, only registration for ONLINE participation is still open, please use the botton below.
CONFERENCE REGISTRATION FEES
ONSITE UPGRADE (if you already paid online fee)
ONLINE + ONSITE UPGRADE
Onsite registration includes:
Full conference attendance - Ice-Breaker - Coffee breaks - Lunches - Social event.
Online registration includes:
Full conference attendance online.
Rates are in Swiss Francs (CHF)
Exchange rate: 1CHF = 0.96EURO (May 2022)
Following the main keywords that will be targeted during the conference.
Particle size distributions
Quantitative precipitation estimation QPE
Radar and raingauge integration
Nowcasting of precipitation
Nowcasting of convection and thunderstorms
Nowcasting of debris flows and flash floods
NWP data assimilation
Birds, insects, volcano ashes, wild fire and other non-meteorological targets
Doppler and wind
Advanced radar signal processing
Synergetic use of data from different sources
Big data approaches
Data quality and error structure
Uncertainty modelling and propagation
Verification of radar data using conventional and novel reference data (eg crowd sourcing)
ENGINEERING AND OPERATIONS
Hardware calibration and hardware monitoring
New transmitter, receiver, antenna solutions
Renewal and deployment of radar systems
Operational radar networks
Radar deployment for field experiments
Interferences (wind turbine, electromagnetic)
Networking and mosaicking
New and emerging radar technologies
Millimeter wavelength radars
The conference will be held at Palacinema, a beautiful theatre inaugurated in 2017 in the city centre of Locarno for the International Film Festival Locarno.
Palacinema is located next to Piazza Grande, in walking distance from the train station, the lake and the hotel with preserved rooms.
Different hotel rooms, with different prices, have been arranged by the Ascona-Locarno Tourism Organization and they can still be booked for the ERAD 2022 conference. If you are interested in booking, please fill out the form by clicking the button below and the local Ascona-Locarno Tourism Organization will help you to find a room.
View from Locarno Monti - Ticino
PROGRAM COMMITTEE 2022
An International committee
ANNAKAISA VON LERBER
Finnish Meteorological Institute, Finland
(chair of EUMETNET-OPERA)
Environment and Climate Change Canada, Canada (chair of ERAD 2004, chair of WMO IPET-OWR)
DANIEL SEMPERE TORRES
Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, Spain (chair of ERAD 2006)
University of Oklahoma, USA (chair of AMS Radar 2023)
University of Helsinki, Finland
Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel
Sapienza Università di Roma, Italy
KNMI, Netherlands (chair of ERAD 2018)
Turkish State Meteorological Service, Turkey (chair of ERAD 2016)
DLR, Germany (chair of ERAD 2014)
University of Bristol, UK
Wageningen University, Netherlands (chair of ERAD 2018)
ORGANIZING COMMITTEE 2022
The Federal Office of Metereology and Climatology MetewoSwiss and L’École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne EPFL have been nominated on behalf of the international program committee to organize ERAD 2022 in Switzerland.
EPFL, Switzerland, chair of ERAD 2022
MeteoSwiss, Switzerland, chair of ERAD 2022
GIONATA GHIGGI - SUPPORT CREW
MONIKA FELDMANN - SUPPORT CREW
DANIELE NERINI - SUPPORT CREW
GRETA FORNERA - SUPPORT CREW
CORINA ZEHNDER - SUPPORT CREW
JESSICA CURATO - SUPPORT CREW
Mandated by MeteoSwiss, Switzerland
RACHEL VON DACH - SUPPORT CREW
Mandated by MeteoSwiss, Switzerland
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