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Main Title Modeling ambient carbon monoxide trends to evaluate mobile source emissions reductions /
Author Dennis, Robin L. ; Downton, M. W.
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Downton, Mary W.
CORP Author Environmental Protection Agency, Research Triangle Park, NC. Atmospheric Sciences Research Lab. ;National Center for Atmospheric Research, Boulder, CO.
Publisher U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Atmospheric Sciences Research Laboratory,
Year Published 1987
Report Number EPA/600/J-87/477
Stock Number PB89-201834
Additional Subjects Carbon monoxide ; Regression analysis ; Mathematical models ; Air pollution control ; Exhaust emissions ; Motor vehicles ; Trends ; Atmospheric diffusion ; Inspection ; Maintenance ; Meteorology ; Wind velocity
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB89-201834 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. NTIS 01/01/1988
Collation 19 pages ; 28 cm
Abstract Regression models have been used with poor success to detect the effect of emission control programs in ambient concentration measurements of carbon monoxide. An advance CO regression model is developed based on an understanding of the physical processes of dispersion. Its performance is shown to be superior to the more traditionally developed regression and time series models. The model reliably separates the effects of emissions change from the effects of fluctuations in meteorological conditions. The model has sufficient precision to identify present trends in emissions from ambient concentration data. The model should be useful for detecting changes in emission trends due to implementation of a control program on vehicular emissions such as an inspection and maintenance program. (Copyright (c) 1987, American Meteorological Society.)
Notes "Journal article." "EPA/600/J-87/477." "Published in Journal of Climate & Applied Meteorology, vol. 26, no. 10, October 1987, pp. 1376-1391." Microfiche.
Place Published Research Triangle Park, NC :
Supplementary Notes Pub. in Jnl. of Climate and Applied Meteorology, v26 n10 p1377-1391 Oct 87. Prepared in cooperation with National Center for Atmospheric Research, Boulder, CO.
Corporate Au Added Ent United States. ; Atmospheric Sciences Research Laboratory.
PUB Date Free Form 1987.
NTIS Prices PC A03/MF A01
BIB Level m
Cataloging Source OCLC/T
OCLC Time Stamp 20000803164737
Language eng
Origin NTIS
OCLC Rec Leader 01196nam 2200277Ka 45020