Jing Wang: Catalogue data in Autumn Semester 2016
|Name||Prof. Dr. Jing Wang|
Institut für Umweltingenieurwiss.
ETH Zürich, HIF CO 46.2
|Telephone||+41 44 633 36 21|
|Department||Civil, Environmental and Geomatic Engineering|
|102-0515-01L||Environmental Engineering Seminars||3 credits||3S||M. Maurer, P. Burlando, I. Hajnsek, S. Hellweg, M. Holzner, P. Molnar, E. Morgenroth, R. Stocker, J. Wang|
|Abstract||The course is organized in the form of seminars held by the students. Topics selected from the core disciplines of the curriculum (water resources, urban water engineering, material fluxes, waste technology, air polution, earth observation) are discussed in the class on the basis of scientific papers that are illustrated and critically reviewed by the students.|
|Objective||Learn about recent research results in environmental engineering and analyse practical applications in environmental engineering.|
|102-0635-AAL||Air Pollution Control|
Enrolment ONLY for MSc students with a decree declaring this course unit as an additional admission requirement.
Any other students (e.g. incoming exchange students, doctoral students) CANNOT enrol for this course unit.
|6 credits||4R||J. Wang, B. Buchmann|
|Abstract||The lecture provides an introduction to the formation of air pollutants by technical processes, the emission of these chemicals into the atmosphere and the impact on air quality. Theoretical description and modeling of these processes, air quality measurement techniques and pollution control techniques are covered.|
|Objective||The students gain general knowledge of the factors resulting in air pollution and the techniques used for air pollution control. The students can identify major air pollution sources and understand the methods for measurement, data collection and analysis. The students can evaluate possible control methods and equipment, design a control system and estimate the efficiency and cost.|
|Content||- the physical and chemical processes leading to emission of pollutants|
- air quality analysis
- the meteorological parameters influencing air pollution dispersion
- deterministic and stochastic models, describing the air pollution dispersion
- measurement concepts to observe ambient air pollution
- removal of gaseous pollutants by absorption and adsorption
- control of NOx and SOx
- fundamentals of particulate control
- design and application of wet scrubbers
Air Pollution Control Technology Handbook, Karl B. Schnelle, Jr. and Charles A. Brown, CRC Press LLC, 2001.
|Prerequisites / Notice||College lectures on basic physics, chemistry and mathematics.|