Welcome to the CoursePlus Web site for AIRBORNE PARTICLES (182.615.19), a course offered by the Department of Environmental Health Sciences at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.
Describes the basics of airborne particles. Explores properties of gases, particle motion, size statistics, Brownian motion and diffusion, particle deposition and clearance in the human respiratory system, filtration, aerosol samplers, and sampling.
Upon successfully completing this course, students will be able to:
- Calculate particle motion, size statistics, Brownian motion, and diffusion.
- Analyze particle deposition and clearing in the human respiratory system.
- Assess particle filtration, aerosol samplers, and sampling.
Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri 8:00 AM to 11:50 AM
College physics or consent of instructor
MSPH OEH students in EHS
Grading Policy: Graded homework and examinations
Grading Restrictions: Letter grade