Course
code CB534
credit_hours 3
title Special Topics in Environmental Engineering
arbic title
prequisites CB532
credit hours 3
Describtion/Outcomes Ecological perspective, water cycle, ecosystems, environmental regulation and legislation - Origin of environmental impact assessment - Sources of pollution - Air pollution and indoor air quality - Water quality management - Industrial wastes - Solid waste management, collection and disposal - Marine pollution -Noise pollution - Traffic noise prediction - Contribution of civil engineer in environmental control.
arabic Describtion/Outcomes
objectives The course objective is introducing the student to environmental legislations and regulations, the Environmental Impact Assessment, the noise pollution and control, the landfill design and solid waste management.
arabic objectives
ref. books Environmental Engineering by H.S. Peavy, D.R. Rowe and G. Tchobanoglous Publisher: Mc Graw-Hill Co., New York, Latest Edition.rnAir pollution assessment and control by Schmidtc Publisher: Wiley, Latest Edition.rnEcological issues and environmental impact assessment by Cheremisinoff, Paul N. Publisher: Gulf Publishing Company, Latest Edition.
arabic ref. books
textbook Introduction to environmental Engineering by M.L. Davis and Cornwell Publisher: PWS Publishers Boston, Latest Edition.
arabic textbook
objective set combined
content set combined
Course Content
content serial describtion
1 Week No.1: Environmental legislation and regulations.
2 Week No.2: Environmental legislation in Egypt.
3 Week No.3: Environmental legislation in Egypt, continued.
4 Week No.4: Environmental impact assessment for civil engineering projects.
5 Week No.5: Air pollution standard, control and modeling.
6 Week No.6: Air pollution standard, control and modeling, Continued.
7 Week No.7: Indoor air pollution.
8 Week No.8: Noise pollution standard, control and modeling.
9 Week No.9: Noise pollution standard, control and modeling, Continued.
10 Week No.10: Solid waste management.
11 Week No.11: Landfills design and solid waste recycling.
12 Week No.12: Landfills design and solid waste recycling, continued.
13 Week No.13: Hazardous and industrial waste management.
14 Week No.14: Water pollution standard, control and modeling.
15 Week No.15: Water pollution standard, control and modeling, Continued.
16 Week No.16: Final Exam.