International Journal of Environmental Monitoring and Analysis

Volume 4, Issue 2, April 2016

  • Study on Bioagents/Bioaerosols Standoff Detection by Lidar

    Yang Hui, Sun Yanfei, Wang Tiedong, Zhao Xuesong

    Issue: Volume 4, Issue 2, April 2016
    Pages: 39-44
    Received: 21 February 2016
    Accepted: 10 March 2016
    Published: 29 March 2016
    Abstract: Scattering, fluorescence and polarization are the important data source for bioagent or bioaerosol time-space observation and identification. This paper stated and discussed the theory and data inversion principles for Mie scattering, laser induced fluorescence and polarization sensing Lidar. The sensing and data inversion results for bioagent/bioa... Show More
  • Risk Assessment on Trace Metals in Groundwater and Springs in Urban Environment of Zanzibar Island

    Abdul Ali Juma Mohamed, Sara Abdalla Khamis, Haji Mwevura, Miza Ali Kombo, Said Suleiman Bakari

    Issue: Volume 4, Issue 2, April 2016
    Pages: 45-55
    Received: 13 March 2016
    Accepted: 22 March 2016
    Published: 1 April 2016
    Abstract: Urban-west region is the most highly populated region of Zanzibar. More than half of the Zanzibar populations reside at this region. Groundwater is the main resource of drinking water in this area, and currently there is no drinking water treatment plant; hence, the suitability and appropriateness of groundwater resources for drinking and other dom... Show More
  • A Regression Model for Estimating Salinity in the South Eastern Mediterranean Sea

    Maged Mohamed Abdel Moneim Hussein

    Issue: Volume 4, Issue 2, April 2016
    Pages: 56-64
    Received: 15 March 2016
    Accepted: 24 March 2016
    Published: 5 April 2016
    Abstract: This paper attends the problem of estimating salinity for a southeastern Mediterranean Sea. The main objective of the present study is the estimation of salinity profiles in the upper 500m from measurements of temperature profiles and surface salinity. 465 Temperature and salinity profiles were selected for this study, taken from expeditions carrie... Show More