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Aerosol measurement : principles, techniques, and applications

Author: Pramod Kulkarni; Paul A Baron; Klaus Willeke
Publisher: Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 3rd edView all editions and formats
Drawing on the know-how of numerous expert contributors, this book provides a solid grasp of measurement fundamentals and practices a wide variety of aerosol applications, and addresses new and developing applications of aerosol measurement, including applications in environmental health, atmospheric science, climate change, air pollution, public health, and more. --
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Aerosol measurement.
Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley, ©2011
(DLC) 2010036839
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Pramod Kulkarni; Paul A Baron; Klaus Willeke
ISBN: 9780470387412 0470387416 9781118001684 1118001680 1118001664 9781118001660 1613446039 9781613446034
OCLC Number: 746324250
Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 883 pages) : illustrations (some color), maps (some color)
Contents: Frontmatter --
Color Plates --
Principles. Introduction to Aerosol Characterization / Pramod Kulkarni, Paul A Baron, Klaus Willeke --
Fundamentals of Single Particle Transport / Pramod Kulkarni, Paul A Baron, Klaus Willeke --
Physical and Chemical Processes in Aerosol Systems / William C Hinds --
Size Distribution Characteristics of Aerosols / Walter John --
An Approach to Performing Aerosol Measurements / Pramod Kulkarni, Paul A Baron --
Techniques. Aerosol Transport in Sampling Lines and Inlets / John E Brockmann --
Sampling and Analysis Using Filters / Peter C Raynor, David Leith, K W Lee, R Mukund --
Sampling and Measurement Using Inertial, Gravitational, Centrifugal, and Thermal Techniques / Virgil A Marple, Bernard A Olson --
Methods for Chemical Analysis of Atmospheric Aerosols / Paul A Solomon, Matthew P Fraser, Pierre Herckes --
Microscopy and Microanalysis of Individual Collected Particles / Robert A Fletcher, Nicholas W M Ritchie, Ian M Anderson, John A Small --
Real-Time Particle Analysis by Mass Spectrometry / Anthony S Wexler, Murray V Johnston --
Semi-Continuous Mass Measurement / Ernest Weingartner, Heinz Burtscher, Christoph Hüglin, Kensei Ehara --
Optical Measurement Techniques: Fundamentals and Applications / Christopher M Sorensen, Josef Gebhart, Timothy J O'Hern, Daniel J Rader --
Real-Time Techniques for Aerodynamic Size Measurement / Paul A Baron, Malay K Mazumder, Yung-Sung Cheng, Thomas M Peters --
Electrical Mobility Methods for Submicrometer Particle Characterization / Richard C Flagan --
Instruments and Samplers Based on Diffusional Separation / Yung-Sung Cheng --
Condensation Particle Counters / Yung-Sung Cheng --
Instruments Based on Electrical Detection of Aerosols / Suresh Dhaniyala, Martin Fierz, Jorma Keskinen, Marko Marjam̃ki --
Electrodynamic Levitation of Particles / E James Davis --
Fundamentals of Cone-Jet Electrospray / Alessandro Gomez, Weiwei Deng --
Calibration of Aerosol Instruments / Bean T Chen, Robert A Fletcher, Yung-Sung Cheng --
Size Distribution Data Analysis and Presentation / Gurumurthy Ramachandran, Douglas W Cooper --
Applications. Nonspherical Particle Measurement: Shape Factor, Fractals, and Fibers / Pramod Kulkarni, Paul A Baron, Christopher M Sorensen, Martin Harper --
Biological Particle Sampling / Tiina Reponen, Klaus Willeke, Sergey Grinshpun, Aino Nevalainen --
Workplace Aerosol Measurement / Jon C Volkwein, Andrew D Maynard, Martin Harper --
Ambient Aerosol Sampling / John G Watson, Judith C Chow --
Indoor Aerosol Exposure Assessment / Charles E Rodes --
Radioactive Aerosols / Mark D Hoover --
Measurement of Cloud and Aerosol Particles from Aircraft / James C Wilson, Haflidi Jonsson --
Satellite-Based Measurement of Atmospheric Aerosols / Rudolf B Husar --
Atmospheric New Particle Formation: Physical and Chemical Measurements / Peter H McMurry, Chongai Kuang, James N Smith, Jun Zhao, Fred Eisele --
Electrical Classification and Condensation Detection of Sub-3-nm Aerosols / Juan Fernandez de la Mora --
High Temperature Aerosols: Measurement and Deposition of Nanoparticle Films / Pratim Biswas, Elijah Thimsen --
Characterization and Measurement of Atmospheric Large Particles (PM> 10 æm) / Kenneth E Noll, Dhesikan Venkatesan --
Manufacturing of Materials by Aerosol Processes / George Skillas, Arkadi Maisels, Sotiris E Pratsinis, Toivo T Kodas --
Aerosol Measurements in Cleanrooms / David S Ensor, Anne Marie Dixon --
Sampling Techniques in Inhalation Toxicology / Owen R Moss --
Factors Governing Pulmonary Response to Inhaled Particulate Matter / Vincent Castranova --
Measurement of Pharmaceutical and Diagnostic Inhalation Aerosols / Anthony J Hickey, David Swift --
Appendix A: Glossary of Terms --
Appendix B: Conversion Factors --
Appendix C: Commonly Used Constants --
Appendix D: Some Properties of Air and Water --
Appendix E: Key Dimensionless Numbers --
Appendix F: Properties of Particles --
Appendix G: Geometric Formulas --
Appendix H: Bulk Density of Some Common Aerosol Materials --
Appendix I: Manufacturers and Suppliers --
Responsibility: edited by Pramod Kulkarni and Paul A. Baron, Klaus Willeke.


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