Major topics: Important sources and sinks of atmospheric aerosols and their importance for men and environment. Particle emissions from combustion systems, means to reduce emissions like particle filters.
Profound knowledge about aerosols in the atmosphere and applications of aerosols in technology
Atmospheric aerosols: important sources and sinks, wet and dry deposition, chemical composition, importance for men and environment, interaction with the gas phase, influence on climate. Technical aerosols: combustion aerosols, techniques to reduce emissions, application of aerosols in technology
Information is distributed during the lectures
- Colbeck I. (ed.) Physical and Chemical Properties of Aerosols, Blackie Academic & Professional, London, 1998. - Seinfeld, J.H., and S.N. Pandis, Atmospheric chemistry and physics, John Wiley, New York, (1998).
Performance assessment information (valid until the course unit is held again)