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Murias Gomes Lage, J. (author)
doctoral thesis 2016
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Almeida-Silva, M.A. (author)
This Thesis focuses on the estimation of the human exposure to air pollutants, and gives special attention to one of the most susceptible groups in the general population - elders. To fulfil the goal the work was conducted following the risk assessment paradigm and, consequently, was divided into 5 tasks: 1) characterization of the indoor air...
doctoral thesis 2016
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Lu, S. (author), Lin, X. (author), Heemink, A.W. (author), Fu, G. (author), Segers, A.J. (author)
Volcanic ash forecasting is a crucial tool in hazard assessment and operational volcano monitoring. Emission parameters such as plume height, total emission mass, and vertical distribution of the emission plume rate are essential and important in the implementation of volcanic ash models. Therefore, estimation of emission parameters using...
journal article 2015
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Ambarwati, L. (author), Verhaeghe, R.J. (author), Pel, A.J. (author), van Arem, B. (author)
Diverse effective strategies have been designed to minimize the phenomenon of urban sprawl. Previous research focused on the link between spatial and transport development strategies to achieve this goal, with the intention of increasing mobility, reducing commuting time and travel costs. However, a side effect of urban sprawl is an increase of...
conference paper 2014
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Zhang, C. (author), Qin, C. (author)
This research is conducted to explore the growing trend of private vehicles in Beijing, China, in the coming 25 years using the system dynamics (SD) method. The vensim software is used to build the SD model and do simulations. First, the paper introduces the background of the private vehicles in Beijing and analyzes the issues of traffic...
conference paper 2014
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Derakhshani, S.M. (author), Schott, D.L. (author), Lodewijks, G. (author)
Dust emissions can have significant effects on the human health, environment and industry equipment. Understanding the dust generation process helps to select a suitable dust preventing approach and also is useful to evaluate the environmental impact of dust emission. To describe these processes, numerical methods such as Computational Fluid...
conference paper 2013
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Lodewijks, G. (author), Welink, J.H. (j.h.welink@tudeflt.nl) (author)
The main goal of the Rotterdam Climate Initiative is the reduction of the CO2 emissions in the Rotterdam region. The Rotterdam Climate Initiative has initiated a research into the diesel consumption of on site equipment in the Rotterdam harbor. The research was aimed to have an insight into the diesel consumption of on-site equipment as for...
conference paper 2010
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Wolterbeek, B. (author), Sarmento, S. (author), Verburg, T. (author)
The present paper focuses on biomonitoring of elemental atmospheric pollution, which is reviewed in terms of larger-scaled biomonitoring surveys in an epidemiological context. Based on the literature information, today’s availability of solar-powered small air filter samplers and fibrous ion exchange materials is regarded as adequate or an even...
journal article 2010
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Barbu, A.L. (author)
The atmosphere is a complex system which includes physical, chemical and biological processes. Many of these processes affecting the atmosphere are subject to various interactions and can be highly nonlinear. This complexity makes it necessary to apply computer models in order to understand the natural behavior of the atmosphere. In addition to...
doctoral thesis 2010
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Mendes Godinho Veloso, R.P.E. (author)
doctoral thesis 2010
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Hanea, R.G. (author)
Abstract not available
doctoral thesis 2006
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Zhang, X.F. (author)
doctoral thesis 1996
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Glerum, A. (author), Swart, L. (author), 't Hooft, E.N. (author), Costeris, N.P. (author), Franken, A. (author), Hartman, P.F. (author), Rijkeboer, R.C. (author), Speulman, H. (author), den Tonkelaar, W.A.M. (author)
These new recommendations are of interest because they are based on four important subjects, namely: "emission", "vehicle distribution and density", "fire" and "calculation method". All the other subjects reported have been adjusted as far as possible to the most recent data but are not so very directive. The reason why the subject of "emission"...
report 1994
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Sloof, J.E. (author)
doctoral thesis 1993
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Savornin Lohman, A.A.M. de (author)
report 1992
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Huang, X.J. (author), Chen, L.Q. (author), Schoonman, J. (author)
journal article 1992
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Rao, N. (author), Schoonman, J. (author), Sorensen, O.T. (author)
journal article 1992
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De Baas, A.F. (author)
The Langevin Equation is used to describe dispersion of pollutants in the atmosphere. The theoretical background for the equation is discussed in length and a review on previous treatments and applications is given. It is shown that the Langevin equation can describe dispersion in complex circumstances. In particular the equation is applied to...
doctoral thesis 1988
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