Black Carbon in Colombia - Workshop

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The workshop “Black Carbon in Colombia” was held 28-30 November 2018 at the Universidad Autónoma de Occidente, Cali, Colombia. The workshop gathered 46 participants from Colombia, Mexico, Brazil, Chile and Sweden.

The presentations given are available as PDF:s in the list below.


Session 1: Monitoring BC

  1. Methods and instruments
  2. How to assure quality control
  3. BC in relation to EC and other metrics

Session 2: Non-traffic sources to BC

  1. Experiences of identification
  2. How to monitor the source (siting, etc)
  3. Emission estimations, source contributions
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Session 3: Traffic as a BC source

  1. Emission factors: where and how to find
  2. Traffic data (volumem fleet composition, where and how to find)
  3. How to monitor and validate emission factors

Session 4: Modeling BC

  1. Experiences setting up (boundary conditions, emission sources)
  2. Integrated analysis of model results and monitored concentrations (for validation, source contribution, emission factor determination, etc)