Air Pollution Chemistry

Course Details

  • Acronym ATMS 458
  • Instructor(s) Joel Thornton
  • Quarter Autumn 2017
  • Credits 4
  • Meeting Times MW 9:00 - 10:20 AM & F 9:30 - 10:20 AM
  • Location ATG 310
  • Fullfills Climate Minor Atmos Elective Requirement
  • Prerequisites Offered jointly with CHEM 458

Course Description

Global atmosphere as a chemical system emphasizing physical factors and chemical processes that give rise to elevated surface ozone, particulate matter, and air toxics; international issues of air pollution transport and changing tropospheric background composition; and regulatory control strategies and challenges. Aimed at science and engineering majors. .