Estimation of inhaled ultrafine particle surface area dose for urban environments


  • Samuel Joseph Clifford Queensland University of Technology
  • Mandana Mazaheri
  • Rohan Jayaratne
  • Megat Azman Megat Mokhtar
  • Fernanda Fuoco
  • Giorgio Buonanno
  • Lidia Morawska



There is considerable scientific interest in personal exposure to ultrafine particles. Owing to their small size, these particles are able to penetrate deep into the lungs, where they may cause adverse respiratory, pulmonary and cardiovascular health effects. This article presents Bayesian hierarchical models for estimating and comparing inhaled particle surface area in the lung. References
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Author Biography

Samuel Joseph Clifford, Queensland University of Technology

Postdoctoral Fellow School of Chemistry, Physics and Mechanical Engineering





Proceedings Engineering Mathematics and Applications Conference