Program

Countries

Lead Chinese Agency

Objectives

Rice Paddy Methane Studies

Germany

CAS

Cooperation between the Fraunhofer Institute for Atmospheric Environmental Research and the Institute of Atmospheric Physics consisting of continuous flux measurements carried out on rice fields in Hangzhou since 1987, using an automatic sampling and analyzing system. Data sets available. Chinese PI: Wang Mingxing, Institute of Atmospheric Physics, (86-1) 491-9851; Foreign PI: Dr. Seiler, Fraunhofer Institute.

Study of Atmospheric and Environmental Change at the South Pole

United States, Uruguay

CAS

Study of the atmospheric and environmental change at the South Pole from the late Pleistocene Epoch to the present. Chinese PI: Liu Tungsheng, Xi'an Laboratory of Loess and Quaternary Geology (86-29) 51773, Qin Dahe, Lanzhou Institute of Glaciology and Geocryology.



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