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CIVL 471 Subsurface Contamination F | 4

Lecture: 3
Lab: 0
Tutorial: 1
This course deals with subsurface contamination by hazardous industrial liquids such as PCB oils, gasoline, jet fuel, chlorinated solvents and coal tars. The fundamentals of multiphase/multicomponent flow and transport in soil and groundwater are outlined followed by specific treatment of both dense and light non-aqueous phase liquids. The course will examine the subsurface distribution of these liquids, site characterization methods, indoor air intrusion, regulatory apsects, remediation technologies, and selected case histories.

Academic Units:
Mathematics 0
Natural Sciences 0
Complementary Studies 0
Engineering Science 34
Engineering Design 14

PREREQUISITE(S): CIVL 371 , or GEOE 343  (GEOL 343), or permission of the department

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