Environmental Impact Analysis

Korea University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Environmental Impact Analysis

  • Host University

    Korea University

  • Location

    Seoul, South Korea

  • Area of Study

    Civil Engineering, Environmental Engineering

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Prerequisites

    Prerequisite:
    Environmental Eng. I, II are recommended but not required.

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Upper

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    Hours & Credits

  • Credits

    3
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4
  • Overview

    The topics covered in this class are;
    1) Review of reaction kinetics and reactor analysis
    2) Mathematical modeling process in environmental engineering
    3) Numerical methods for solving PDE: finite difference method
    4) Risk Assessment

    Texts
    No texts are required.
    The readings are suggested at the class

    1 Review of reaction kinetics and reactor analysis
    -Reaction Kinetics
    2 Review of reaction kinetics and reactor analysis
    -Mass Balance, Reactor Analysis
    3 Mathematical modeling process in environmental engineering
    -Wastewater Treatment
    4
    5 Mathematical modeling process in environmental engineering
    -DO sag curve
    6
    7 Review
    8 Midterm
    9 Numerical methods for solving PDE: finite difference method
    -Introduction
    10 Numerical methods for solving PDE: finite difference method
    -Explicit method
    11 Numerical methods for solving PDE: finite difference method
    -Implicit method and Crank Nicolson Method
    12 Risk Assessment
    -Hazard Identification
    13 Risk Assessment
    -Dose Response Relationship
    14 Risk Assessment
    -Exposure Assessment and Risk Characterization
    15 Review
    16 Final

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