Division of the Radiation Components of the Climate

headed by Prof. Mikhail V Panchenko


  • Development of scientific grounds, methods, and technical facilities for active and passive remote optical and acoustic sensing of the atmosphere.
  • Thorough investigation of optical and microphysical properties of aerosol.
  • Study of long-term changes in the gas and aerosol composition of air by contact methods using ground-based and airborne platforms.
  • Development of optical and meteorological models of the atmosphere.


  1. Laboratory of Aerosol Optics
  2. Laboratory of Atmosphere Composition Climatology
  3. Laboratory of Atmospheric Radiation
  4. Group of Atmospheric Acoustics