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182.615.81 AIRBORNE PARTICLES

Cancelled

Department:
Environmental Health Sciences
Term:
2nd term
Credits:
3 credits
Academic Year:
2012 - 2013
Location:
Internet
Auditors Allowed:
Yes, with instructor consent
Grading Restriction:
Letter Grade or Pass/Fail
Contact:
Jana Kesavan
Course Instructor:
  • Jana Kesavan

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Prerequisite:

Introduction to Online Learning plus college physics or consent of instructor

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 Objectives:

Upon successfully completing this course, students will be able to:

  1. Calculate properties of gases, particle motion, size statistics, Brownian motion, and diffusion
  2. Analyze particle deposition and clearance in humans
  3. Assess particle filtration, aerosol samplers, and sampling
Methods of Assessment:

homework and exams

Instructor Consent:

No consent required