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182.615.01 AIRBORNE PARTICLES

Term: 4th term
Credits: 3 credits
Academic Year: 2012 - 2013
Course Instructor:
  • Jana Kesavan
Description:

Describes the basics of airborne particles. Explores properties of gases, particle motion, size statistics, Brownian motion and diffusion, particle deposition and clearance in the human respiratory system, filtration, aerosol samplers, and sampling.

Learning Objective(s):
Upon successfully completing this course, students will be able to:
Calculate properties of gases, particle motion, size statistics, Brownian motion, and diffusion
Analyze particle deposition and clearance in humans
Assess particle filtration, aerosol samplers, and sampling

Location: East Baltimore
Class Times:
  • Friday 9:30 - 11:50
Enrollment Minimum: 10
Instructor Consent: No consent required
Prerequisite:

College physics or consent of instructor

Grading Restriction: Letter Grade or Pass/Fail