ATMOSPHERIC AEROSOLS

Course Information
TitleΑΤΜΟΣΦΑΙΡΙΚΑ ΑΙΩΡΗΜΑΤΑ / ATMOSPHERIC AEROSOLS
CodeΜΦΠ713
FacultySciences
SchoolPhysics
Cycle / Level2nd / Postgraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
CoordinatorDimitrios Balis
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID40002504

Programme of Study: PPS Environmental Physics (2014-today)

Registered students: 3
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
KORMOSElective Courses214

Class Information
Academic Year2018 – 2019
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours2
Class ID
600133676
Type of the Course
  • Scientific Area
Course Category
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
To get the basic knowledge for the role of the aerosols as a climate factor and as a pollutant. To get basic knowledge of how aerosols are produced in the atmosphere and how they interact with solar radiation
General Competences
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Work autonomously
Course Content (Syllabus)
Sources and composition of the aerosols Aerosols properties Aerosols interaction with radiation Aerosol types Aerosol dynamics Organic aerosols Aerosol technology Aerosols and climate Aerosol monitoring networks
Keywords
aerosols, climate, scattering
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Slide presentations
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Laboratory Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures662.6
Project
Written assigments351.4
Total1014.0
Student Assessment
Description
Solving problems Written reports
Student Assessment methods
  • Performance / Staging (Summative)
  • Written Exam with Problem Solving (Summative)
  • Report (Summative)
Bibliography
Additional bibliography for study
Colbeck I., Physical and Chemical Properties of Aerosols, 1998 Seinfeld and Pandis, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 2nd edition, 2006
Last Update
13-07-2015