The influence of meteorology of indoor PM2.5 concentration: Application of advanced modelling techniques
Falcão, L., Clifford, Sam, Mazaheri, Mandana, Broday, David, & Morawska, Lidia (2016) The influence of meteorology of indoor PM2.5 concentration: Application of advanced modelling techniques. In 22nd European Aerosol Conference, 4-9 September 2016, Tours, France. (In Press)
Analysis are presented of indoor/outdoor air pollution measurements in an office located in Haifa, Israel, and the influence of meteorology on the concentrations of measured indoor air quality parameters. Generalized Additive Models (GAMs) and Classification and Regression Trees (CARTs) were applied to examine temporal trends in concentrations of several pollutants, the impacts of meteorology on the concentrations, and to determine which parameters are most relevant to explaining the indoor concentrations of outdoor generated pollutants. Wind direction was found to have a significant influence on indoor concentrations of all the air pollutants, while temperature variation was linked to increased levels of PM10, NOx, NO2 and SO2. CART’s and GAMs explained the influence of the meteorological parameters, as well as computed the smooth, periodic annual trend.
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|Item Type:||Conference Item (Poster)|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > EARTH SCIENCES (040000) > ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES (040100) > Atmospheric Aerosols (040101)
Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES (050000) > ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE AND MANAGEMENT (050200) > Environmental Monitoring (050206)
Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > ENGINEERING (090000) > ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEERING (090700) > Environmental Engineering not elsewhere classified (090799)
|Divisions:||Current > Schools > School of Chemistry, Physics & Mechanical Engineering
Current > Institutes > Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation
Current > Schools > School of Mathematical Sciences
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Science & Engineering Faculty
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 2016 [please consult the authors]|
|Deposited On:||28 Jun 2016 02:30|
|Last Modified:||11 Sep 2016 20:33|
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