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Steven G. Liescheidt, P.E., CCS, CCPR
In today’s complex buildings it is imperative that the HVAC engineer have a basic knowledge of all of the options available to provide an environment suitable to the concerns of the building owner and occupants. These include comfort, indoor air quality, terrorist attacks through the ventilation system, etc. Ultraviolet (UV) lights have been used to disinfect room air streams as far back as 1900 but has become more and more popular due to recent realizations the UV can be effective against infectious diseases and some potential terrorist chemical attacks.
This course is based on the document Defining The Effectiveness Of UV Lamps Installed In Circulating Air Ductwork Air-Conditioning and Refrigeration Technology Institute ARTI-21CR/610-40030-01 ---- November 2002.
This course includes a multiple-choice quiz at the end, which is designed to enhance the understanding of the course materials.
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