Course Title : Atmospheric and Global Environmental Engineering, Adv.

Code 10F446
Course Year Master and Doctor Course
Term 1st term
Class day & Period Wed 2nd
Location C1-172
Credits 2
Restriction No Restriction
Lecture Form(s) Lectures and presentations
Language Japanese/English
Instructor Shinichiro, FUJIMORI

Course Description

The contents of the lecture are as follows. (1) History of Global Warming problem, Radiative forcing, Green house gas emission, Carbon cycle, Mechanism of Climate Change, Mitigation measures, Social and Natural impact of Climate change (2) Mechanism of formation of Photochemical oxidant and Acid rain, Global scale transportation of atmospheric pollutants, Deposition and its impact of air pollutants, control measure of air pollution. Also, students make presentation and discussion on the related papers.

Grading

Points are allocated for the quiz at every lectures, the presentation and discussion, report.

Course Goals

By the end of the course, students will be able to understand the mechanisms of climate change and air pollution, and learn to solve the problems by themselves.

Course Topics

Theme Class number of times Description
Guidance, IPCC, Observation of a climate change 1
Carbon cycle and response of climate 1
Impact of Climate Change 1
Climate change mitigation (1) 1
Climate change mitigation(2) 1
Climate change mitigation and possible side effects 1
Urban air pollution, transboundary transport of air pollution, and international measures 1
Literature review presentation 1
Literature review presentation(1) 1
Literature review presentation(2) 1
Literature review presentation(3) 1
Literature review presentation(4) 1
Literature review presentation(5) 1
Literature review presentation(6) 1
Achievement test 1

Textbook

Handout

Textbook(supplemental)

Prerequisite(s)

None

Independent Study Outside of Class

The students are required to prepare for the presentation with sufficient time.

Web Sites

Additional Information

Language of presentation and Q/A: English