Pollution Control and Environmental management

Course Name: 

ME 411 POLLUTION CONTROL AND ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT

Programme: 

B.Tech (Mechanical)

Semester: 

Eighth

Category: 

Programme Specific Electives (PSE)

Credits (L-T-P): 

(0-0-3)

Content: 

Air pollution, Air quality, Definitions, Characteristics and perspectives, classification of pollutants, Their ill effects, Air quality management concepts, Meteorology and natural purification processes, Air pollution sampling and measurement, Air pollution control methods and equipment, Control of specific gaseous pollutants, Pollutants from automotive engines, Legal and necessity of legislation, Sources and classification of water pollutants, Wastewater sampling and analysis, Wastewater treatment, Solid waste management, Noise and odor pollution.

References: 

C.S Rao, Environmental pollution control Engineering, Wiley Eastern Ltd, 1994. Howard. S Peavy, Donald R Rowe & George Tchobanoglous, Environmental Engineering, McGraw Hill Intnl. Edition, 1986. S.P. Mahajan, Pollution control in process industries, Tata McGraw Hill, 1985. W.L. Faith, Air pollution control, John Wiley, 1959. Henry. C. Perkins, Air Pollution, Mc Graw Hill, 1974. K.V.S.G Murali Krishna, Air Pollution and Control, Kaushal & Co, 1995.

Department: 

Mechanical Engineering
 

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Dr. Narendranath S, Professor and Head
Department of Mechanical Engineering, NITK, Surathkal
P. O. Srinivasnagar, Mangalore - 575 025
Karnataka, India.

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