Aerosol Technology: Properties, Behavior, and Measurement of Airborne Particles / Edition 2by William C. Hinds
Pub. Date: 01/28/1999
Since 1982, Aerosol Technology has been the text of choice among students and professionals who need to acquire a thorough working knowledge of modern aerosol theory and applications. Now revised to reflect the considerable advances that have been made over the past seventeen years across
The #1 guide to aerosol science and technology —now better than ever
Since 1982, Aerosol Technology has been the text of choice among students and professionals who need to acquire a thorough working knowledge of modern aerosol theory and applications. Now revised to reflect the considerable advances that have been made over the past seventeen years across a broad spectrum of aerosol-related application areas — from occupational hygiene and biomedical technology to microelectronics and pollution control —this new edition includes:
*A chapter on bioaerosols
*New sections on resuspension, transport losses, respiratory deposition models, and fractal characterization of particles
*Expanded coverage of atmospheric aerosols, including background aerosols and urban aerosols
*A section on the impact of aerosols on global warming and ozone depletion.
Aerosol Technology, Second Edition also features dozens of new, fully worked examples drawn from a wide range of industrial and research settings, plus new chapter-end practice problems to help readers master the material quickly.
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Table of ContentsProperties of Gases.
Uniform Particle Motion.
Particle Size Statistics.
Straight-Line Acceleration and Curvilinear Particle Motion.
Adhesion of Particles.
Brownian Motion and Diffusion.
Thermal and Radiometric Forces.
Sampling and Measurement of Concentration.
Condensation and Evaporation.
Bulk Motion of Aerosols.
Microscopic Measurement of Particle Size.
Production of Test Aerosols.
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