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Air Pollution Control Engineering

Structure Type: Study unit
Code: IYS1401
Curriculum: VAPVAL 2021
Level: Continuing Education etc.
Credits: 5 cr
Responsible Teacher: Niemelä, Riitta
Language of Instruction: Finnish


Impl.Group(s)Study TimeTeacher(s)LanguageEnrolment
3003ET2020-2A, ET2020-2B, ET2020-2C, ET2020-2D2021-08-01 – 2021-12-31Toni LustilaFinnish2021-08-01 – 2021-09-06
3004YT2020-2A, YT2020-2B, YT2020-2C, YT2020-2D2021-08-01 – 2021-12-31Riitta NiemeläFinnish2021-08-01 – 2021-09-06
3006ET2021-1A, ET2021-1B, ET2021-1C, ET2021-1D2021-08-02 – 2021-12-31Toni LustilaFinnish2021-08-01 – 2021-09-06
3007YT2021-1A, YT2021-1B, YT2021-1C, YT2021-1D2021-09-01 – 2021-12-31Riitta NiemeläFinnish2021-08-01 – 2021-09-06
3008YT2021V-1A, YT2021V-1B2022-01-04 – 2022-05-11Toni LustilaFinnish2021-12-01 – 2022-01-10
3009H-VV2021-08-01 – 2021-12-31Riitta NiemeläFinnish 
3012ET2022-1, ET2022-1A, ET2022-1B, ET2022-1C, ET2022-1D2022-08-01 – 2022-12-30 Finnish2022-07-31 – 2022-09-04
3013YT2022-1A, YT2022-1B, YT2022-1C, YT2022-1D2022-08-31 – 2022-12-30Riitta NiemeläFinnish2022-08-01 – 2022-09-06
3014ET2021V-2, ET2021V-2A, ET2021V-2B, YT2021V-2, YT2021V-2A, YT2021V-2B2023-01-01 – 2023-05-20Riitta NiemeläFinnish2022-12-01 – 2023-01-10

Learning Outcomes

The student is familiar with the most common air pollution control technologies and their applications.


Combustion. Emission control and monitoring. Removal of particles, oxides of sulphur and nitrogen from exhaust gases. Reduction of VOC emissions. Dispersion modeling.

Recommended or Required Reading and Other Learning Resources/Tools

Material prepared by the teacher or suitable parts of the book: de Nevers, Noel 2000. Air Pollution Control Engineering. 2. p. Singapore. McGraw-Hill

Mode of Delivery / Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods

Lectures, excursion and calculation exercises.

Assessment Methods

Exam, assignment and excursion report. Numerical assessment.