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Davis, M. L. and D. A. Cornwell, “Introduction to Environmental Engineering”, McGraw Hill, New York, 4th ed., 2009.
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No. 1-2 3–4
Learning Objectives To know the different types of air pollutants, their sources & effects. To study the types of air pollutants sampling & measurement. To study the meteorological conditions prevailing in the atmosphere, which affect the dispersion of pollutants emitted into the atmosphere. To study different control methods for removal of particulates from air. To know different control methods for gaseous pollutants To know the different types of water pollutants & their effects.
Topics to be covered Air pollution: sources & effects Air pollution sampling & measurement Meteorological aspects of air pollutant dispersion
Text Book Chap. Ch. 9 Ch. 4 of ref book 1
Air pollution control methods and equipment Adsorption, biofiltration, combustion Sources & classification of water pollutants
12 – 15 16 –18
Ch. 9 Ch. 7
19 20 –21
30 –31 32 – 33
34 – 35
38 –39 40
To study the different methods of analysis of water pollutants. To study the primary treatment methods for water and wastewater. To study the secondary treatment methods for water and wastewater, sludge treatment and disposal methods. To study the different types of advanced wastewater treatment processes required to achieve the desired quality effluent. To know the sources of solid wastes, their types, effects, methods of collection & methods of disposal. To study hazardous waste management. To know the sources of noise pollution, its effects, measurement of noise & control techniques for noise pollution. Basics of radioactivity & radiation, effects of radiation and protection methods, types of radioactive wastes and management To study the environmental impact assessment & environmental audit. Global warming, Climate Change; UN Climate change conference updates
Wastewater sampling and analysis Wastewater treatment
Ch. 6 and Ch 8 of Ref Book 1 Ch. 8
Advanced wastewater treatment
Solid waste management Hazardous waste management Noise pollution
Ch. 11 Ch.12
Radioactive waste management EIA & Environmental Audit Recent updates
Ch. 13 of Textbook Ch.7 of ref. book 4 Journal articles