Course Information
TitleΑΤΜΟΣΦΑΙΡΙΚΗ ΡΥΠΑΝΣΗ ΚΑΙ ΠΕΡΙΒΑΛΛΟΝΤΙΚΗ ΜΕΤΕΩΡΟΛΟΓΙΑ / ATMOSPHERIC POLLUTION AND ENVIRONMENTAL METEOROLOGY
CodeΜΦΠ602
FacultySciences
SchoolPhysics
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate, 2nd / Postgraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
CoordinatorDimitrios Melas
CommonYes
StatusActive
Course ID600016940

Programme of Study: Environmental Physics

Registered students: 3
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
KORMOSCompulsory Course218

Class Information
Academic Year2019 – 2020
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours3
Class ID
600159014
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)
  • English (Instruction, Examination)
General Competences
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Work autonomously
  • Respect natural environment
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
The natural and polluted atmosphere. Spatial and temporal scales of atmospheric pollution. Sources of atmospheric pollution. Environmental meteorology. Air quality. Impacts of atmospheric pollution. Measurement and monitoring of atmospheric pollution. Air Pollution Control Philosophy. Introduction and general characteristics of the atmospheric boundary layer. The surface layer. The Monin-Obukhov similarity theory. Surface τurbulent flows. The upper part of the atmospheric boundary layer. Similarity theory of the mixed layer. Local boundary layer similarity theory. Calculation of diffusion parameters.
Keywords
Environmental Meteorology, Atmospheric Boundary Layer
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
Lectures1104.4
Reading Assigment200.8
Written assigments502
Exams200.8
Total2008
Student Assessment
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Formative, Summative)
  • Written Exam with Extended Answer Questions (Formative, Summative)
  • Performance / Staging (Formative, Summative)
  • Written Exam with Problem Solving (Formative, Summative)
Bibliography
Additional bibliography for study
Boundary Layer Meteorology
Last Update
12-12-2019