2 edition of **atmospheric diffusion slide-rule** found in the catalog.

atmospheric diffusion slide-rule

C. E. Wallington

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Published
**1966**
by H.M.S.O. in London
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Written in English

- Cloud physics.

**Edition Notes**

Bibliography: p. 24.

Statement | by C.E. Wallington. |

Series | Scientific paper (Great Britain. Meteorological Office), no. 24, [Gt. Brit. Meteorological Office. Publication, official] Met. O., 774., Met. O., 774. |

Classifications | |
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LC Classifications | QC851 .G76 no. 24 |

The Physical Object | |

Pagination | iii, 32 p. |

Number of Pages | 32 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL6018962M |

LC Control Number | 66078068 |

OCLC/WorldCa | 17426821 |

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Atmospheric Modelling Gaussian Plume Model (GPM): The three-dimensional diffusion equation for atmospheric diffusion is: Where, x, y and z = the downwind, cross-wind and vertical directions, respectively K x, K y, K z = Diffusivity in x-, y- and z- directions Ô Ñ Ô = Ô Ô dw l Ô Ñ Ô p h+ Ô Ô dw l Ô Ñ Ô p h+ Ô Ô dw l Ô Ñ Ô p h. The rather excessive public preoccupation of the immediate past with what has been labeled the 'environmental crisis' is now fortunately being replaced by a more sus tained and rational concern with pollution problems by public administrators, engineers, and scientists. It is to be expected that members of the engineering profes sion will in the future widely be called upon to design disposal.

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