Application of Lagrangian particle dispersion models to air quality assessment in the Trans-Manche region of Nord-Pas-de-Calais (France) and Kent (Great Britain)
Plainiotis, Stellios, Pericleous, Koulis A., Fisher, Bernard and Shier, Liz (2010) Application of Lagrangian particle dispersion models to air quality assessment in the Trans-Manche region of Nord-Pas-de-Calais (France) and Kent (Great Britain). International Journal of Environment and Pollution (IJEM), 40 (1/2/3). pp. 160-174. ISSN 0957-4352 (print); 1741-5101 (online) (doi:10.1504/IJEP.2010.030891)Full text not available from this repository.
In the framework of the cross-border EU INTERREG IIIA activity,the joint Anglo-French project, ATTMA, has been commissioned to study Aerosol Transport in the atmosphere of the Cross-Channel, or ‘Trans-Manche’region of Nord-Pas-de-Calais (France) and Kent (Great Britain). The air quality
of the region is dominated by the industrial area of Dunkerque, in addition to transportation sources linked to cross-channel traffic in Kent and Calais, posing
threats to the environment and human health. The aim of the project was to determine whether monitoring networks could identify dispersion patterns and sources responsible for the pollutants. Both ground-level monitoring data from
UK and French networks and satellite images were considered.
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||LPD, Lagrangian particle dispersion, dispersion modelling, mesoscale modelling, dust emission models, INTERREG III, FLEXPART, HYSPLIT, MM5, Trans-Manche, France, UK, United Kingdom, aerosol transport, pollutant dispersion, air quality, air pollution, dispersion patterns, pollutant sources|
|Subjects:||Q Science > QA Mathematics|
Q Science > QA Mathematics > QA75 Electronic computers. Computer science
|School / Department / Research Groups:||School of Computing & Mathematical Sciences|
School of Computing & Mathematical Sciences > Department of Computer Systems Technology
|Last Modified:||08 Mar 2012 15:47|
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