ENVS4010-A Field Mth Monitor Aquatic Syst    (Spring 2013)

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Course Details

Session, Dates: 1 (01/14/2013 - 05/04/2013)

Days: F

Time: 02:00 - 02:50 pm

Location: Moon Campus

Room: John Jay 243

Seats Available: 22 Seats

Credits: 1

Course Description

This course exposes students to various lab and field methods used to monitor the aqueous environment. Topics include: Water sampling, major constituents (solids, dissolved oxygen and oxygen demand, acidity and alkalinity, hardness, and conductivity), common ions (via UV/VIS spectroscopy, ion chromatography and ion-selective electrodes), and trace pollutants (metals and organics). Students collect and analyze samples from the field using portable sampling devices and instrumentation.

Prerequisite: CHEM3500

About The Instructor

Daniel Short, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Environmental Science
 Science

short@rmu.edu
412-397-4054 phone
412-397-3277 fax
John Jay 215

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