Environmental Instrumentation and Analysis Handbook / Edition 1

Environmental Instrumentation and Analysis Handbook / Edition 1

by Randy D. Down
     
 

ISBN-10: 047146354X

ISBN-13: 9780471463542

Pub. Date: 10/28/2004

Publisher: Wiley

A myriad of regulations exist through which the government sets and maintains standards for dealings with the natural world. Keeping on top of this vast array of information is crucial to engineers and scientists across several disciplines and industries. The Environmental Instrumentation and Analysis Handbook presents a compilation of technical information on the

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A myriad of regulations exist through which the government sets and maintains standards for dealings with the natural world. Keeping on top of this vast array of information is crucial to engineers and scientists across several disciplines and industries. The Environmental Instrumentation and Analysis Handbook presents a compilation of technical information on the design and application of instrumentation used specifically to measure and analyze contaminants in air, water, and soil.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471463542
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
10/28/2004
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
1080
Product dimensions:
6.40(w) x 9.41(h) x 2.14(d)

Table of Contents

Preface.

PART I: INSTRUMENTATION METHODOLOGIES.

1. Influence of Regulatory Requirements on Instrumentation Design (Randy D. Down).

2. In Situ Versus Extractive Measurement Techniques (Gerald McGowan).

3. Validation of Continuous Emission Monitor (CEM) System Accuracy and Reliability (Todd B. Colin).

4. Integration of CEM into Distributed Control Systems (Joseph A. Ice).

5. Infrared Absorption Spectroscopy (Tye Ed Barber, Norma L. Ayala, John M.E. Storey, G. Louis Powell, William D. Brosey, and Norman R. Smyrl).

6. Ultraviolet Analyzers (Jeffrey E. Johnston and Marc M. Baum).

7. Total Hydrocarbon Analysis Using Flame Ionization Detector (John Kosch).

8. Gas Chromatography in Environmental Analysis (John N. Driscoll).

9. Online Analysis of Environmental Samples by Mass Spectrometry (Raimo A. Ketola).

10. Photoionization (John N. Driscoll).

11. Portable Versus Stationary Analytical Instruments (Randy D. Down).

12. Application of XRF to the Analysis of Environmental Samples (John N. Driscoll).

13. Laboratory Analysis (Paul J. Giammatteo and John C. Edwards).

14. Solid-Phase Microextraction (Yong Chen and Janusz Pawliszyn).

15. Continuous Particulate Monitoring (William J. Averdieck).

16. Gas Survey Instruments (Randy D. Down).

17. Ion Chromatography for the Analysis of Inorganic Anions in Water (Peter E. Jackson).

18. Ultraviolet–Visible Analysis of Water and Wastewater (Bernard J. Beemster).

PART II: WATER QUALITY PARAMETERS.

19. Thermal Conductivity Detectors (John M. Hiller and Nancy M. Baldwin).

20. Opacity Monitors (Julian Saltz).

21. Temperature Measurement (Randy D. Down).

22. pH Analyzers and Their Application (James R. Gray).

23. Conductivity Analyzers and Their Application (James R. Gray).

24. Turbidity Monitoring (John Downing).

25. Watershed Scale, Water Quality Monitoring–Water Sample Collection (Randy A. Dahlgren, Kenneth W. Tate, and Dylan S. Ahearn).

PART III: GROUND WATER MONITORING.

26. Level Measurements in Groundwater Monitoring Wells (Willis Weight).

27. Laboratory Analysis of Wastewater and Groundwater Samples (Lawrence R. Keefe).

28. Techniques for Groundwater Sampling (Robert M. Powell).

29. Soil Permeability and Dispersion Analysis (Aziz Amoozegar).

30. Passive Sampling (Lee Trotta).

31. Instrumentation in Groundwater Monitoring (David L. Russell).

32. Microbiological Field Sampling and Instrumentation in Assessment of Soil and Groundwater Pollution (Ann Azadpour-Keeley).

PART IV: WASTEWATER MONITORING.

33. Use of Instrumentation for pH Control (Mark Lang).

34. Automatic Wastewater Sampling Systems (Bob Davis and Jim McCrone).

35. Optimum Wastewater Sampling Locations (Bob Davis and James McCrone).

36. Wastewater Level Measurement Techniques (Ernest Higginson).

PART V: AIR MONITORING.

37. Data Acquisition Systems for Ambient Air Monitoring (Matthew Eisentraut and Martin Hansen).

38. Air Pollution Control Systems (Randy D. Down).

39. Measurement of Ambient Air Quality (Gerald McGowan).

PART VI: FLOW MONITORING.

40. Air Flow Measurement (Randy D. Down).

41. Gas Flow Measurement (Ashok Kumar, Jampana Siva Sailaja and Harish G. Rao).

42. Non-Open-Channel Flow Measurement (Randy D. Down).

43. Open-Channel Wastewater Flow Measurement Techniques (Bob Davis and Jim McCrone).

44. Compliance Flow Monitoring in Large Stacks and Ducts (Richard Myers).

Index.

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