Advanced IH Sampling Course (IH&S 725)

 

 
Steven E. Guffey, PhD, CIH

West Virginia University/Dept of IENG 213
Room 353C Mineral Resources Building
ph: (304) 685-1298 cell
[do not call
9-1 PM during 15 Aug to15 May]
fax:(304-293-4690)
Internet: seguffey@mail.wvu.edu

(Use email. Do not leave voice mail for me.)


Calendar Notes

Event
Day
Date
Time
Room
Review        
Midterm        
Review        
Final Exam see wvu website** see wvu website** see wvu website** regular classroom

**Final exam schedule: http://www.arc.wvu.edu/examschedule.html


Class Information

Major Assignments Database-Spreadsheet

Instructions

XL spreadsheet

Elem text file

blank

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  Sampling Project Instructions
  Article Review

Assignment

Discussion-PPT

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  Calculations

ABIH Equations ("cheat sheet")

Calculation review from 561

PELs, TLVs and density

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References Chemical Chemical Properties
  Toxicology

Toxicology of nano-sized particles

 

 

 

Professional organizations

 

NIOSH: www.cdc.gov/niosh/nmam
OSHA: www.osha.gov/dts/sltc/methods

OSHA Personal Sampling for Air Contaminants
UK (HSL): www.hse.gov.uk/pubns
Metropol (France): www.inrs.fr
(search for metropol; note methods are in French)

EPA (ambient): www.epa.gov/ttn/amtic
EPA (emissions): www.epa.gov/ttn/emc
AIHA: www.aiha.org/committees/SLAC/ihmen_database.htm
ASTM: www.astm.org (Committee D22)

 

  Lab guides

Clayton

Galson

SKC

  General Links for sampling Risk Management Information Systems
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  Additional PPT slides

Accuracy and precision

Aerosols

Calibration of flow devices

Detector tubes

Direct reading instruments I

Direct reading instruments II

Gas and vapor sampling and analyses

Microscopy

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  Statistics tables
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Course instructions Syllabus  
  Exam Rules  

 

Lectures

Topic
Relevant Materials
L1 IH review and Course overview

IH Calc and gas laws_full.ppt

HWK#1_05 IH calculation review.doc

HWK#2_05 Preparing Known Concentrations.doc

HW: Dose calcs for Xylene and Toluene

Inclass problem 1

L2 Implementing an EAS

Assesment Survey student.ppt

Assessment Survey full.ppt

Basic Characterization student.ppt

Basic Characterization_full.ppt

Sampling Strategies

Risk Assessment Strategy

 

L3 Aerosols-- handout in class
L4 G&V Sampling

Hand out in class

 

L5 SEG Groups

Forming SEGs_student.ppt

Forming SEGs_full.ppt

Key components

HWK#3 Forming SEGs.doc

 

L6 Analytical Methods

EAS_instruments and analysis_student.ppt

EAS_instruments and analysis_Full.ppt

L7 Sample QA

 

EAS_QA_student.ppt

EAS Quality Assurance_full_ppt

 

L8 Stat Intro

Statistics_introduction stud.ppt

Statistics_Introduction_full.ppt

HWK#6 Confidence Interval and Compliance Inclass Problem.doc

Using Student-T and Tolerance Intervals (see relevant sections)

http://www.aiha.org/aihce05/handouts/rt201lane.pdf

www.hanford.gov/chgcp/SafetyExternalWeb/Webdocs/SH-Ex-Proc/pln-34.doc

http://members.asse.org/pspdfs/39-44Aug2005.pdf

http://www.jespear.com/04-07-WorstCase-vs-Random.pdf

L9 Compliance Statistics

 

Compliance Stat stud.ppt

Compliance Statistics - Full

NIOSH Occupational Exposure Strategy

Inclass Problem

HW Compliance Statistics

 

L10 Descriptive Statistics

Descriptive Statistics Introduction.ppt

CI, Tolerance Intervals, Exceedance, Ho Testing

statistics page

Probability Paper

L11 Impactor Data Reduction


Impactor Lecture Park 1.pdf

Impactor Lecture Park 2.pdf

impactorscyclonesch14p1.pdf

impactorscyclonesch14p2.pdf

impactorscyclonesch14p3.pdf

impactorscyclonesch14p4.pdf

particle sizing.pdf

HHE reporting AMMD.pdf

HWK#7 impactor.doc

Molds and Fungi

 

CDC

EPA

EPA Remediation Course

NYC Guidelines

OSHA

Links to multiple mold/fungi resources

Stachybotr

Inclass Problems

 

 

Inclass problem 3

Inclass problem 4

HWK#4_05.xls

Inclass2_Spiked Samples.doc

Inclass3_RelStd problem_05.doc