The meeting will be on the 5th and the 6th of September 2019.
19:00 Welcome meeting (Restaurant Gaura Dulce)
09:30-09:45 Welcome and introduction (Organizers/Alfred Fürst)
09:45-10:00 Report from the last meeting of the WG QA/QC in Labs in Brussels March 2019 (Alfred Fürst)
10:00-10:30 Coffee break
10:30-11:10 Deposition & Soil Solution ringtest results (Anna Kowalska)
11:10-11:30 Heavy metals evaluation limits in deposition (Anna Kowalska)
11:30-11:50 Development of a cost efficient sampler for Mercury deposition measurements (Nils König)
11:50-12:10 Comparison of two methods for the measurement of Mercury: ICP-MS and AFS (Nils König)
12:10-12:30 Determination of mercury in natural waters (Ülis Sõukand)
13:30-13:50 Experiences with Mettler Toledo pH-EC-titration ()
13:50-14:35 Foliage & Litterfall ringtest results (Alfred Fürst)
14:35-15:20 Soil ringtest results (Tamara Jakovljević)
15:20-15:40 Experiences with Lita Analytical CO3 analyzer instrument ()
15:40-16:10 Coffee break
16:10-16:30 Potential of mid-infrared spectroscopy for carbonate determinations in forest soil samples (Michael Tatzber)
16:30-16:50 A fully automated system for pH measurements in soil samples (Nils König)
16:50-17:10 A wide applicable P available method in soil (Annie Guerin)
17:10-17:30 Link between monitoring data, LQA Files and Ringtest results (Till Kirchner)
17:30 End of the first day
Evening Program: 19:30 - Social dinner (Restaurant Gaura Dulce)
09:00-10:00 Microwave extraction method in soil (Gerrit Genouw)
10:00-10:20 The Olsen P in forests soils (Panagiotis Michopoulos)
10:20-10:40 One more presentation possible
10:40-11:00 One more presentation possible
11:00-11:30 Status of the QA/QC Manual update 2020 (Alfred Fürst) - see file attached below
11:30-12:00 Results from verification of available LQA data (Till Kirchner & Alfred Fürst) - see file attached below
12:00-12:30 Miscellaneous (location of the next meeting,...) (Alfred Fürst)
12:30-13:30 Lunch and coffee
14:30 Excursion to Bran Castle & dinner
If you want to give us a presentation about your method, used new instruments, your problem or your solution for it from your laboratory let me know! Especially we need someone who is willing to present ICP-MS method and problems with it - especially in foliage samples (Ca, Mg and S).
The meeting of the heads of the laboratories will take place at:
Sergiu Chiriacescu”Aula of Transilvania University (Str. Iuliu Maniu 41A, Brașov)
How to reach Brasov:
By plane: You can fly to Bucharest – Otopeni.
The time: 2.5-3 hours depending on traffic. (~ 80 Lei or 20 euro). The busses go every hour. A reservation is needed (safety at least one week before the travel).
For the registration please send an e-mail to Dora Lucaci and Alfred Fürst (email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org) before August 1st including the following:
The registration fee (80 Euro (100 Euro afterwards) without or 115 Euro with excursion (135 Euro afterwards)) has to be transfered to:
Beneficiary: INCDS “Marin Dracea” – SCDEP BRASOVi
Address: Str. Closca nr. 13.
IBAN RO17 RZBR 0000 0600 0547 5252 SWIFT/BIC RZBRROBU
Cod unic: 34781739
Unitate bancara: RAIFFEISEN BANK SA
Agentia “Piata Sfatului”
Str. Piata Sfatului nr. 18
Please specify that the bank transfer is for “ICP Forests meeting of the heads of the labs”.
The closest to the meeting room:
Hotel City Center *** (near conference place - aula of University Transilvania of Brasov)
ARO Hotel***** (appr. 90 euro)
Victoria Boulevard Hotel ****( appr. 80 euro),
Ambient Hotel ****( appr. 80 euro),
Ambient Pension*** (appr. 60 euro),
Citrin Hotel ***(60 euro)
Welcome to the 7th meeting of the heads of the laboratories in Brasov!
If you need assistance contact Dora Lucaci