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Ordinary Member

75 € / year

Student Member

40 € / year

Supporting Member

200 € / year

GAeF invites scientists working in aerosol science and related areas to join the society.

As a GAeF member, you can take advantage of the following services:

  • EAA (European Aerosol Assembly) annually holds an aerosol conference usually hosted by an institute working in aerosol science. Conference papers are published in a special issue of the Journal of Aerosol Science.

  • There are reduced conference fees for members

  • The membership fee is moderate and includes the subscription for the Journal of Aerosol Science. There are special membership fees for students.

  • EAA and GAeF meetings, international affairs of the association, and news from aerosol science are announced from time to time in the Journal of Aerosol Science.

  • Aerosol related products and publications can be exhibited during the annual conference of EAA.

  • GAeF has institutes, companies and other organizations as supporting members.

  • GAeF organizes and supports workshops and short courses in aerosol science.

  • GAeF supports student members by travel aids to GAeF, EAA and international aerosol conferences.

  • The Smoluchowski Award will be given to young aerosol scientists every year.

  • GAeF sponsors 1/3 of the Fuchs Award of the International Aerosol Association

Become a GAeF member and take advantage from being part of the GAeF community!

Bank account of GAeF:

Sparkasse Karlsruhe

IBAN: DE13 6605 0101 0103 0008 40


Honorary members

The following aerosol scientists have been elected as honorary members of GAeF:


Professor Dr. Heinz Fissan, Duisburg, Germany

Professor Dr. Ruprecht Jaenicke, Mainz, Germany

Professor Dr. Helmuth Horvath, Vienna, Austria

Dr. Gunthard Metzig, Karlsruhe, Germany

Professor Dr. Wolfgang Schikarski, Karlsruhe, Germany

Gilmore Sem, USA

Honorary members in memoriam


Professor Dr. V. Böhlau, Bad Soden, Germany

Professor Dr. C.N. Davies, Essex, UK

Professor Dr. Nikolai Fuchs, Moscow, Russia

Professor Dr. Christian Junge, Überlingen, Germany

Professor Dr. Othmar. Preining, Vienna, Austria

Dr. K.R. Spurny CSc, Schmallenberg, Germany

Dr. Willi Stahlhofen, Bad Homburg, Germany

Professor Dr. Werner Stöber, Münster, Germany

Professor Dr. H. Straubel, Vorderhindelang, Germany