Air Pollution Modeling and Its Application XVII by B. Ainslie, D. G. Steyn (auth.), Carlos Borrego, Ann-Lise

By B. Ainslie, D. G. Steyn (auth.), Carlos Borrego, Ann-Lise Norman (eds.)

In 1969 the North Atlantic Treaty agency (NATO) validated the Committee on demanding situations of contemporary Society (CCMS). the topic of air pol- tion was once from the beginning, one of many precedence difficulties below learn in the fra- paintings of assorted pilot reviews undertaken by means of this committee. The association of a periodic convention facing pollution modeling and its program has turn into one of many major actions in the pilot examine on the subject of pollution. the 1st 5 foreign meetings have been prepared via the USA because the pilot state; the second one 5 via the Federal Republic of Germany; the 3rd 5 through Belgium; the subsequent 4 through The Netherlands; and the following 5 via Denmark; and with this one, the final 3 through Portugal. th This quantity comprises the papers and posters offered on the 27 NATO/CCMS overseas Technical assembly on pollution Modeling and Its program held in Banff, Canada, 24-29 October 2004. the foremost themes at this ITM integrated: function of Atmospheric types in pollution coverage and Abatement techniques; built-in nearby Modeling; results of weather switch on Air caliber; Aerosols as Atmospheric Contaminants; New advancements; and version evaluate and Verification. 104 individuals from North and South the US, Europe, Africa and Asia attended th the 27 ITM. The convention used to be together equipped via the collage of Aveiro, Portugal (Pilot state) and by way of The collage of Calgary, Canada (Host Country). a complete of seventy four oral and 22 poster papers have been provided through the conference.

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Baklanov, A. and P. ) 2004. Improved parameterisations of urban atmospheric sublayer and urban physiographic data classification. 5 FUMAPEX Report, April 2004, DMI Sci. Report: #04-05, ISBN nr. 87-7478-506-0. Baklanov, A. and S. ) 2004. Parameterisation of nocturnal UBL for NWP and UAQ models. 6 FUMAPEX Report. DMI Sci. Report 04-08, ISBN: 87-7478-510-9, 71p. , V. Ødegaard and K. H. Midtbø 2004. Algorithms for assimilation of snow cover. 3 FUMAPEX Report, September 2004, Norwegian Meteorological Institute, Oslo, Norway.

Verification of the improved NWP, UAP and population exposure models 1. Evaluation of improved urban meteorological forecast models based on UAP episodes. 2. Estimation of sensitivity of UAP models to uncertainties in meteorological input data. 3. Evaluation of the impact of the improved output of the urban air quality models on simulations of an urban population exposure model. Application of Urban Air Quality Information Forecasting and Information Systems (UAQIFS) and emergency systems 1. Integration of the improved NWP, UAP and PE models into UAQIFSs.

During summer anti-cyclonic conditions, local circulation is completely driven by thermal contrasts between land and Sea of Marmara and The Black Sea. During the sunny summer days when the chemical air mass becomes stagnant under low wind, ozone pollution episodes are observed over a wide area. Surface hourly ozone concentrations are provided by the IBB Environmental Protection Office. Unfortunately, only two urban monitoring sites data are available. Additionally, there are also 5 monitoring sites including NOx and CO measurements are used.

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