Internship Detail

Plant traits and atmospheric pollution in urban environment – data collection and analysis


Italy, University of Tuscia

Number Of Positions (Max) - 4

Number of Free Positions - 4

Call Deadline Date

15/08/2021

Initial Date

30/08/2021

End Date

01/10/2021

Status

CLOSE

Required knowledges and skills

University background on Botany, Chemistry, Ecology

ICT skills - Ability in literature search and computational data analysis

Objectives

1) Realization of a database of BVOC emission relative Ozone forming potential of woody species suitable for urban areas;

2) Ranking tree species used in urban greening by their ability to remove airborne particulate matter and promote better air quality in different climate conditions

Short course modules

- Leaf traits and PM removal
- Modelling environmental services of Trees in urban areas
- Plant VOC emission and ozone formation in urban atmosphere

Internship activities

by REMOTE
Literature reading and collection, database filling and basic analysis

Additional notes

Working activities organised in two groups