Chapter 2. Basic Chemical Processes in Pollutant Fate and Transport Modeling

  1. Frank M. Dunnivant1 and
  2. Elliot Anders2

Published Online: 15 FEB 2006

DOI: 10.1002/0471758132.ch2

A Basic Introduction to Pollutant Fate and Transport: An Integrated Approach with Chemistry, Modeling, Risk Assessment, and Environmental Legislation

A Basic Introduction to Pollutant Fate and Transport: An Integrated Approach with Chemistry, Modeling, Risk Assessment, and Environmental Legislation

How to Cite

Dunnivant, F. M. and Anders, E. (2006) Basic Chemical Processes in Pollutant Fate and Transport Modeling, in A Basic Introduction to Pollutant Fate and Transport: An Integrated Approach with Chemistry, Modeling, Risk Assessment, and Environmental Legislation, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/0471758132.ch2

Author Information

  1. 1

    Whitman College, Walla Walla, Washington, USA

  2. 2

    Educational Solutions, LLC, Mohawk Trail Regional School District, Shelburne Falls, Massachusetts, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 FEB 2006
  2. Published Print: 2 DEC 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471651284

Online ISBN: 9780471758136

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Keywords:

  • multiple-input multiple-output (MIMO) link;
  • channel-adaptive physical layer design;
  • ergodic capacity and outage capacity

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The Liquid Medium: Water and the Water Cycle

  • Unique Properties of Water

  • Concentration Units

  • Chemical Aspects of Environmental Systems

  • Reactions and Equilibrium

  • Complexation

  • Equilibrium Sorption Phenomena

  • Transformation/Degradation Reactions

  • Summary

  • References