On September 21st, LI-COR’s distributor in Argentina, Instrumentalia, traveled to Rosario, Santa Fe to host a one-day lecture entitled ‘Technologies to measure the exchange and flux of gases.’ The lecture was presented by Ing. MSC Edmundo Ploschuk. Topics covered included measuring greenhouse gas, how to measure gas Exchange, the Eddy Covariance Method, and equipment designed to do such measurements. Twenty-five professionals who are currently doing research in climate studies attended the lecture. For more information on the lecture and to see pictures, click here.
LI-COR Scientists recently returned from Brazil where they conducted a training workshop on LI-COR equipment. The workshop was September 23-27, in Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul. The workshop was organized with the help of the Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul and LI-COR’s distributor in Brazil, Alem Mar Comercial e Industrial. There were over 30 participants in the workshop that learned about the theory and operation of the LI-6400XT Portable Photosynthesis System, LI-8100A Automated Soil CO2 Flux System, and Eddy Covariance flux stations.