Urban Air Pollution - European Aspects

Urban Air Pollution - European Aspects

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This European Community-initiated book presents an up-to-date account of the air pollution situation with special reference to European cities. Its structure follows by and large the logical chain of events in air pollution, from sources, through dispersion and deposition, to impacts.

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ISBN-13: 9789048151479
Publisher: Springer Netherlands
Publication date: 12/07/2010
Series: Environmental Pollution , #1
Edition description: Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 1998
Pages: 482
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.04(d)

Table of Contents

Preface. I: Statement of the Problem. 1. About the Book; J. Fenger, et al. 2. History of Urban Air Pollution; P. Brimblecombe. 3. Europe and its Cities; K.E. Grønskei. II: Urban Sources of Air Pollution. 4. Stationary Sources; J.E. Johnsson. 5. Mobile Sources; Z. Samaras, S.P. Sorensen. 6. Emission Inventories; R. Friedrich, U.-B. Schwarz. III: Basic Atmospheric Phenomena. 7. Dynamical and Thermal Processes; K.E. Grønskei. 8. Transformation of Air Pollutants; R.G. Derwent, O. Hertel. 9. Particles; H. Horvath. IV: Air Pollution Modelling. 10. Regional/Mesoscale Models; G. Kallos. 11. Urban Scale Models; P.G. Mestayer. 12. Street Scale Models; R. Berkowicz. 13. Stochastic Models; O. Herbarth, et al. 14. Wind Tunnel Experiments; M. Schatzmann, et al. V: Air Quality Measurements. 15. Measurement Techniques; I. Allegrini. 16. Monitoring Networks and Air Quality Management Systems; S. Larssen. 17. Quality Assurance and Quality Control; S. Larssne, C. Helmis. VI: Impacts of Urban Air Pollution. 18. Health Impacts; O. Herbarth. 19. Materials Damage; J. Tidblad, V. Kucera. 20. Impacts on Urban Vegetation and Ecosystems; M. Ashmore. 21. Reduction of Visibility; H. Horvath. VII: Policies, Legislation &endash; and a Final Overview. 22. Policies to Reduce Urban Air Pollution; S. Krawack. 23. Air Quality Indicators; P. Wiederkehr, S.-J. Yoon. 24. Limit Values; L. Edwards. 25. Air Pollution in European Cities &endash; An Overview; L. Bozó, et al. 26. Summary and Conclusions; J. Fenger, et al. Index.

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