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Course, academic year 2021/2022
Hydrocarbons Analysis and Environment - S215020
Title: Hydrocarbons Analysis and Environment
Guaranteed by: Department of Petroleum Technology and Alternative Fuels (215)
Faculty: Faculty of Environmental Technology
Actual: from 2020 to 2021
Semester: winter
Points: winter s.:5
E-Credits: winter s.:5
Examination process: winter s.:
Hours per week, examination: winter s.:3/0, Ex [HT]
Capacity: unknown / unknown (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
State of the course: taught
Language: English
Teaching methods: full-time
Teaching methods: full-time
Is provided by: AM215014
Note: course can be enrolled in outside the study plan
enabled for web enrollment
Guarantor: Staš Martin Ing. Ph.D.
Aim of the course

Students will have knowledge about analysis of hydrocarbons and their mixture in environment.

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Total Petroleum Hydrocarbon Criteria Working Group Series,Vol.1: Analysis of Petroleum Hydrocarbons in Environmental Media, March 1998, Amherst Scientific Publishers, ISBN 1-884-940-14-5

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Learning resources

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Syllabus -

1. Hydrocarbons and other organic compounds, their impact on environment.

2. Sampling of hydrocarbons from air, filtration, adsorption, absorption, chemisorption, jerrican systems.

3. Enrichment of hydrocarbons from aqueous solutions, soil and solid matrices, extraction, SPME, head space analysis.

4. HPLC, instrumentation.

5. GC, instrumentation.

6. MS, basics of spectra interpretation.

7. IR, basics of spectra interpretation.

8. UV/VIS and FLU, basics of spectra interpretation.

9. Practical aspects of qualitative and quantitative analysis, identification of compounds in complex mixtures, basic chemometry

10. Trace and ultratrace analysis of hydrocarbons in environment

11. Volatile hydrocarbons in emissions and atmosphere, basic legislation, analytical procedures, practical examples.

12. Hydrocarbons in aqueous matrices, basic legislation, analytical procedures, practical examples.

13. Polyaromatic hydrocarbons in environment, basic legislation, analytical procedures, practical examples.

14. Solid samples, basic legislation, analytical procedures, practical examples.

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Registration requirements

Organic Chemistry I

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