Welcome to the CoursePlus Web site for AIRBORNE PARTICLES (182.615.01), 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 properties of gases, particle motion, size statistics, Brownian motion, and diffusion
- Analyze particle deposition and clearance in humans
- Assess particle filtration, aerosol samplers, and sampling
Fri 9:30 AM to 11:50 AM
College physics or consent of instructor
Grading Restrictions: Letter grade