Air Pollution Fundamentals

CEE
278A
Instructors
Hildemann, L. (PI)
Section Number
1
The sources and health effects of gaseous and particulate air pollutants. The influence of meteorology on pollution: temperature profiles, stability classes, inversion layers, turbulence. Atmospheric diffusion equations, downwind dispersion of emissions from point and line sources. Removal of air pollutants via settling, diffusion, coagulation, precipitation, Mechanisms for ozone formation, in the troposphere versus in the stratosphere. Effects of airborne particle size and composition on light scattering/absorption, and on visual range. Prerequisites: MATH 51 or equivalent. Recommended: 101B, CHEM 31A, or equivalents.
Grading
Letter or Credit/No Credit
Units
3
Graduate
Course Tags
Resources, Environment, and Energy Policy - Electives
Academic Year
Quarter
Winter
Section Days
Monday Wednesday Friday
Start Time
2:45 PM
End Time
3:45 PM
Location
530-127