5. An Approach to Performing Aerosol Measurements

  1. Pramod Kulkarni1,
  2. Paul A. Baron1 and
  3. Klaus Willeke2
  1. Pramod Kulkarni and
  2. Paul A. Baron

Published Online: 7 JUL 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118001684.ch5

Aerosol Measurement: Principles, Techniques, and Applications, Third Edition

Aerosol Measurement: Principles, Techniques, and Applications, Third Edition

How to Cite

Kulkarni, P. and Baron, P. A. (2011) An Approach to Performing Aerosol Measurements, in Aerosol Measurement: Principles, Techniques, and Applications, Third Edition (eds P. Kulkarni, P. A. Baron and K. Willeke), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118001684.ch5

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA

  2. 2

    Department of Environmental Health, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA

Author Information

  1. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 7 JUL 2011
  2. Published Print: 27 JUN 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470387412

Online ISBN: 9781118001684

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Keywords:

  • aerosol measurements, approach - filter-based sample collection, to near-real-time instruments;
  • measurements using real-time instruments - substrate-collected particle measurement;
  • aerosol measurement errors - and coincidence errors in detectors

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Quality Assurance: Planning a Measurement

  • Measurement Accuracy

  • Size Range

  • Measurement Using Collection and Laboratory Analysis

  • Measurements Using Real-Time Instruments

  • Aerosol Measurement Errors

  • Presentation of Size Distribution Data

  • References