Air Pollution Laboratory

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Course No: 18.573; Last Offered: No Data;

Course Description

Instruments and apparatus applied to monitoring and chemical analysis of air pollutants, gaseous and particles (aerosols). Physicochemicals fundamentals of air polltant monitoring and analysis. Standard monitoring of criteria pollutants (CO, Of, Nox, SO, total hydrocarbons, size-fractioned particles) and other pollutants (lead and other metal vapors, speciated organic compounds). Analytical techniques (gas chromatography, chemiluminescence, mass-spectrometry, flame ionization, atomic and molecular emission and absorption spectroscopy). Data collection, archiving and analysis. Use of data in air pollution modeling.

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  • Credits: 3;

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