Indoor Air Quality Engineering: Environmental Health and Control of Indoor Pollutants, 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Indoor Air Quality Engineering

Environmental Health and Control of Indoor Pollutants, 1st Edition

By Robert Jennings Heinsohn, John M. Cimbala

CRC Press

920 pages

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Hardback: 9780824740610
pub: 2003-01-15

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Written by experts, Indoor Air Quality Engineering offers practical strategies to construct, test, modify, and renovate industrial structures and processes to minimize and inhibit contaminant formation, distribution, and accumulation. The authors analyze the chemical and physical phenomena affecting contaminant generation to optimize system function and design, improve human health and safety, and reduce odors, fumes, particles, gases, and toxins within a variety of interior environments. The book includes applications in Microsoft Excel®, Mathcad®, and Fluent® for analysis of contaminant concentration in various flow fields and air pollution control devices.

Table of Contents

The respiratory system; design criteria; estimation of pollutant emission rates; general ventilation and the well-mixed model; present local ventilation practice; ideal flow; motion of particles; removing particles from a gas stream; application of CFD to indoor air quality.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SCIENCE / Environmental Science
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Environmental / General