CIVE 663 Environmental Fate of Organic Chemicals (4 credits)

Offered by: Civil Engineering (Faculty of Engineering)

Administered by: Graduate Studies

Overview

Civil Engineering : Theoretical and applied environmental organic chemistry concerning organic pollutants in aquatic and soil systems. Topics include: vapour pressure; activity coefficient and aqueous solubility; air-liquid phase partitioning; sorption; bioaccumulation and biomagnification; hydrolysis and nucleophilic substitution reactions; redox reactions; legacy pollutants; pollutants of emerging concern; novel research developments.

Terms: Winter 2019

Instructors: Jinxia Liu (Winter)

  • Offered in alternate years.