Laboratory Experiments in Environmental Physics

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Environmental Physics provides an introduction to the physical principles that underlie environmental issues and shows how they contribute to the interdisciplinary field of environmental science. The study of environmental physics includes such topics as heat transfer, electricity, pollution, climate change, renewable energy, the production of nuclear energy and radioactive waste.

This book contains 5 topic areas: Forces, heat and Radiation, Nonrenewable Energy, Renewable ...

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Overview

Environmental Physics provides an introduction to the physical principles that underlie environmental issues and shows how they contribute to the interdisciplinary field of environmental science. The study of environmental physics includes such topics as heat transfer, electricity, pollution, climate change, renewable energy, the production of nuclear energy and radioactive waste.

This book contains 5 topic areas: Forces, heat and Radiation, Nonrenewable Energy, Renewable Energy, and Radioactivity. A total of 22 different laboratory experiments explore concepts such as Newton's laws of motion, heat transfer, radiation laws, air pollution, electrical energy production and use, radioactivity, and radiation exposure.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781480214347
  • Publisher: CreateSpace Publishing
  • Publication date: 10/29/2012
  • Pages: 152
  • Product dimensions: 8.50 (w) x 11.00 (h) x 0.33 (d)

Meet the Author

Daniel Short is an assistant professor of Environmental Science at Robert Morris University School of Engineering, Mathematics, and Science. He holds a Ph.D. from the University of Liverpool in Environmental Science, a M.Sc. from the University of Edinburgh in Environmental Chemistry and a B.Sc. from the University of Leicester in Combined Studies. Dr. Short's research interests include sampling and monitoring, fate and transport, and modelling of environmental pollutants. He currently teaches courses to Science and Engineering students at Robert Morris University.
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