Fundamentals of Air Pollution (2161302)   Old Code : 161302

Syllabus

Sr. Topics Teaching Hours Module Weightage
1
Air Pollution Sources
Air Pollution, Sources of Air Pollution, Air Pollutants and their types , Types of fuels and air pollution caused by each fuel
4
10 %
2
Effects of air pollutants
Effect on health, materials animals and plants, Units of measurement of Air Pollution, Ambient Air Quality Standards
4
10 %
3
Air quality monitoring
Sampling and analysis of stack gases and ambient air Procedure of Sampling and analysis of stack gases as per relevant IS codes; sampling and analysis of ambient air
6
14 %
4
Meteorology:
Introduction, Atmosphere and its structure, solar radiation, wind circulation, lapse rates, stability conditions, wind velocity profile , maximum mixing depth, wind rose diagram, turbulence, general characteristics of stack plumes, heat island effect, global circulation of pollutants
10
24 %
5
Dispersion Of Pollutants In The Atmosphere:
Introduction: the Eddy diffusion model, Gaussian or normal distribution, the Gaussian dispersion models, evaluation of standard deviations, maximum ground level concentration, in line concentration, calculations of effective stack height
10
24 %
6
Noise Pollution:
Sound and Noise, Characteristics of sound, Noise Pollution, Noise Measurement Scale – Levels and the decibels, Sources of Noise, Effects of Noise on people, Indian Standards, noise pollution control
6
14 %
7
Odours and their Control
2
4 %