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182.615.81 AIRBORNE PARTICLES

Cancelled

Term: 2nd term
Credits: 3 credits
Contact: Jana Kesavan
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

Methods of Assessment: homework and exams
Location: Internet
Enrollment Minimum: 10
Instructor Consent: No consent required
Prerequisite:

Introduction to Online Learning is required prior to participating in any of the School's Internet-based courses. plus college physics or consent of instructor

Auditors Allowed: Yes, with instructor consent
Grading Restriction: Letter Grade or Pass/Fail