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ENGS 37 - Introduction to Environmental Engineering

Description

A survey of the sources, measurement techniques, and treatment technologies relating to environmental pollution resulting from the activities of humans. The course will be technology-focused, but will also touch on topics related to the implementation of technology in the real world such as public perception, policy and legislation, and choosing between technological alternatives. Technological and other issues will be addressed relating to water pollution, air pollution, solid wastes, and the fate and transport of pollutants in the environment. Consideration of each area will include general background and key concepts, detailed design examples of importance in the area, and case studies/current topics. The course will include guest lecturers.

Prerequisites

MATH 3 and CHEM 5, or equivalent, or permission

Distribution Code

TAS

Offered

Term
Time
Location / Method
Instructor(s)
Term: Summer 2021
Time: F
Location:

Remote with synchronous components

Instructors:

Benoit Cushman-Roisin


Term: Summer 2021
Time: F
Location:

200 Cummings/

Remote lectures, but optional on-campus components

Instructors:

Benoit Cushman-Roisin


Term: Fall 2023
Time: C
Location:
Instructors:

Benoit Cushman-Roisin


Term: Fall 2022
Time: C
Location:
Instructors:

Benoit Cushman-Roisin


Term: Fall 2021
Time: 10
Location:

Cummings 200

Instructors:

Benoit Cushman-Roisin