Accession Number ADA566495
Title Disinfection of Airborne Organisms by Ultraviolet-C Radiation and Sunlight.
Publication Date Jul 2012
Media Count 34p
Personal Author J. Kesavan J. Sagripanti
Abstract This report provides background information on UV radiation, selected organisms of potential interest to aerosol researchers, and an overview of the effects of UV light on aerosolized organisms. Aerosol generation methodology and equipment, as well as test methodology used at U.S. Army Edgewood Chemical Biological Center (ECBC), are provided as examples for researchers to compare to their own methodology or as guidance for those newer to this field.
Keywords Aerosol generators
Biological aerosols
Decontamination
Disinfection
Kill curves
Sunlight
Ultraviolet radiation


 
Source Agency Non Paid ADAS
NTIS Subject Category 57K - Microbiology
74D - Chemical, Biological, & Radiological Warfare
Corporate Author Edgewood Chemical Biological Center, Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD. Research and Technology Directorate.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note Final rept. Sep 2011-Jun 2012.
NTIS Issue Number 1307
Contract Number N/A

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