Research & Services | Atmospheric Chemistry Laboratory

Luria Menachem, HUJI, Faculty of Science, The Institute of Earth Sciences


Atmospheric trace gases, air pollution, tropospheric ozone chemistry


The Atmospheric Pollutant Laboratory focuses on the fields of:

  • Chemical transformation of atmospheric trace gases emitted from natural and anthropogenic sources
  • Long-range transport of atmospheric pollutants
  • Urban air quality

Research provided

The laboratory is currently researching:

Influence of reactive halogen compounds on tropospheric ozone chemistry

  • Ozone formation in the urbane plume of metropolitan areas
  • Long-range and trans-boundary transport of air pollution
  • OA & QC of air quality data


  • The Atmospheric Pollutant Laboratory is staffed by experienced, knowledgeable researchers with access to state-of-the-art equipment and technology for air pollution monitoring

Client record

  • Association of towns for environmental protection
  • Ministry of Environmental Protection
  • Ministry of Labor and Social Welfare

Available equipment

  • Fully equipped mobile air-quality laboratory 
  • High-sensitivity scale for aerosol monitoring


  • Menachem Luria, PhD
  • Mordechai Peleg, PhD
  • Valeri Matveev, PhD
  • Vadra Berlin, BA


Contact for more information:

Itzik Goldwaser
VP, Head of Research Collaborations
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