Oct 19, 2015

BREEZE Software presented the following two papers at the CASANZ 22nd Biennial Clean Air Society Conference in Melbourne, Australia on September 22nd, 2015. Following the theme of the conference, New Frontiers, international and local speakers gathered to discuss new ideas and tools that can be applied across air quality and climate change fields.

AERMOD and AUSPLUME: Understanding the Similarities and Differences

In this presentation, the similarities and differences between AERMOD and AUSLPUME are discussed and analysed with the ultimate goal of easing the transition from AUSPLUME to AERMOD in Victoria, as well as Australia as a whole. Topics discussed include source types, treatment of terrain, plume rise algorithms, low wind speed conditions, and chemical transformations.