2nd Workshop on Field Studies at the Villum Research Station (VRS

As a follow-up on the successful meeting in 2016 it is our pleasure to announce the 2nd workshop on Field Studies at the Villum Research Station (VRS), which will be held in Denmark from the 30th-31st of January 2018. The workshop will mainly focus on results from campaigns in 2016 – 2017, knowledge sharing and development of new ideas and projects in relation to VRS. Research topics will include all fields related to natural science.

12.01.2018 | Karin Balle Madsen

Dato tir 30 jan ons 31 jan
Tid 10:00    14:00
Sted Niels Bohr auditorium, Department of Environmental Science, Roskilde

The workshop will start at Tuesday the 30th January at Department of Environmental Science at Risø 30 km from Copenhagen. Invited speakers are Mikko Sipilä, Jørgen Bendtsen, Signe Norman and Hanne Hvidtfeldt Christiansen. Participants are encouraged to prepare a poster and a brief 5 min oral presentation of their work to initiate informal discussions and work groups aiming at data analysis or future collaboration.

The program is listed below. Please forward this mail to colleagues and students interested in participating the workshop.

 Registration by the webshop:  https://auws.au.dk/VRS_workshop2018

The price for participation are 500,- dkr which includes, lunches, coffee breaks etc. The dinner is donated by “Integra”.

Deadline for registration via the webshop January 23.


Day 1:

10:00 Arrival

10:30 Start workshop (Welcome by Henrik Skov)

10:45 Presentation (Dr. Jørgen Bendtsen) + questions

“Sea ice breakup and marine melt of a retreating tidewater outlet glacier (Flade Isbrink) in north east Greenland (81°N)

11:30 Coffee break

11:50 Poster presentations ( 5 minutes each)

12:30 Lunch

13:30 Presentation (Prof. Mikko Sipilä) + questions

“Molecular steps of new particle formation in the polar atmospheres – campaign at Villum Research Station 2015”

14:15 Poster presentations (5 minutes each)

15:00 Coffee break, posters and informal talks

16:30 Presentation (Prof. Hanne Hvidtfeldt Christiansen; UNIS, Svalbard) + questions

17:15 End of 1st day

19:00 Dinner in Roskilde


Day 2:

9:00 Poster presentations (5 minutes each)

9:45 presentation (Ass. Professor Signe Norman)

“Arctic Vegetation Dynamics”

10:30 Informal talks/discussion/mingling (with coffee)

12:00 Lunch

13:30 – 14:00 Sum up, conclusion, plans and end workshop



Workshop, Miljø, klima og energi, DCE - Nationalt Center for Miljø og Energi, Offentligheden / Pressen, Medarbejdere