402-0573-00L Aerosols II: Applications in Environment and Technology
|Semester||Spring Semester 2015|
|Lecturers||J. Slowik, U. Baltensperger, H. Burtscher|
|Periodicity||yearly recurring course|
|Language of instruction||English|
|Abstract||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.|
|Objective||Profound knowledge about aerosols in the atmosphere and applications of aerosols in technology|
important sources and sinks, wet and dry deposition, chemical composition, importance for men and environment, interaction with the gas phase, influence on climate.
combustion aerosols, techniques to reduce emissions, application of aerosols in technology
|Lecture notes||Information is distributed during the lectures|
|Literature||- 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).