Chapter 13. Biological Aerosols

  1. Prof. Dr. Igor Agranovski
  1. Sergey A. Grinshpun

Published Online: 21 JUN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9783527630134.ch13

Aerosols - Science and Technology

Aerosols - Science and Technology

How to Cite

Grinshpun, S. A. (2010) Biological Aerosols, in Aerosols - Science and Technology (ed I. Agranovski), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527630134.ch13

Editor Information

  1. Griffith University, Griffith School of Engineering, 170, Kessels Road, Nathan Cam., Brisbane, Queensland 4111, Australia

Author Information

  1. University of Cincinnati, Department of Environmental Health, 3223 Eden Avenue, 107 Kettering Building, Cincinnati, Ohio, OH 45267, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 JUN 2010
  2. Published Print: 9 JUN 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527326600

Online ISBN: 9783527630134

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Keywords:

  • bioaerosol;
  • virus;
  • bacteria;
  • fungi;
  • sampling;
  • collection;
  • air purification

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • History of Bioaerosol Research

  • Main Definitions and Types of Bioaerosol Particles

  • Sources of Biological Particles and their Aerosolization

  • Sampling and Collection

  • Analysis

  • Real-Time Measurement of Bioaerosols

  • Purification of Indoor Air Contaminated with Bioaerosol Particles and Respiratory Protection

  • References