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Unformatted text preview: Click to edit Master subtitle style 9/13/11 Offshore and Coastal Dispersion (OCD) Model Heather Groce 9/13/11 Outline I. Introduction II. Methodology and Applications III. Installation IV. Use V. Case Study VI. Summary 9/13/11 Introduction to OCD Simulates offshore emissions from point, area, or line sources to receptors on land or water Hourly, steady-state Gaussian model Q: Why is it necessary to have a model specifically dedicated to a pollutant traveling from over water to over land? 9/13/11 How was OCD developed? In 1980, a model was needed that would handle off-shore emissions Adapted from MPTER This model added overwater plume transport and dispersion Also incorporated changes as plume crosses shoreline 9/13/11 How does OCD work? Three major components: Overwater subroutines that are new algorithms based on overland boundary layer dynamics Overland subroutines from MPTER Subroutines from existing models to describe dispersion in complex terrain 9/13/11...
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This note was uploaded on 09/11/2011 for the course ENV 6146 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '11 term at University of Florida.

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