13th International Conference on

Meteorology, Climatology and Atmospheric Physics



The Department of Meteorology and Climatology and the Laboratory of Atmospheric Physics of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, in collaboration with the Hellenic Meteorological Society and the Mariolopoulos-Kanaginis Foundation for the Enviromental Sciences have the pleasure of inviting you to the 13th International Conference on Meteorology, Climatology and Atmospheric Physics (COMECAP 2016).

The Conference will be held at Thessaloniki, in 19-21 September 2016 and will be hosted at the Aristotle University Research Dissemination Center.

The Conference aims to present state of the art, methodologies, modeling tools, theoretical approaches, measurements, modeling results and to provide a forum for discussion and debate on disciplines that attract the interest of the international scientific community.

The official language is English. The submitted papers should be written in English, with an abstract in Greek. The Power point presentations and the posters should be also written in English. The oral presentations could be preferably in English but could be also given in Greek. The submitted papers will undergo a reviewing process.

The proceedings of the conference will be published (e-book). Selected papers will be published in special issues of International Journals.


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Young Scientist Award Contest Results

According to the evaluation results the two (2) award winners for the oral presentations are:

  1. Efi Rousi (Institute of Meteorology Free University, Berlin, Germany) for the paper with title: "An NAO climatology in reanalysis data with the use of Self-Organizing Maps"
  2. George Zittis (Energy Environment and Water Research Center, The Cyprus Institute, Nicosia, Cyprus) for the paper with title: "High-resolution simulations of recent past extreme precipitation events over Cyprus"

Furthermore, the two (2) award winners for the poster presentations are:

  1. Serafim Kontos (Laboratory of Atmospheric Physics, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki) for the paper with title: "Air quality impact of cruise and passenger ship emissions in the port of Thessaloniki"
  2. Ioannis Cheliotis (Meteorology and Air Quality Section, Wageningen University, The Netherlands) for the paper with title: "The impact of Cyclone Xaver on Hydropower Potential in Norway".