Microbiology of air (Click to Download full Paper on following topics)
Composition of air.
Number and kinds of microorganisms in air ( Indoor, Outdoor).
Distribution and sources of air borne microorganisms.
Air as a carrier of microorganisms.
Droplet, droplet nuclei.
Techniques for microbiological analysis of air.
Significance of air flora in human health, hospitals, industries.
Air borne diseases – list of diseases caused by bacteria, fungi, viruses.
Air sanitation – dust control, UV radiation, bactericidal vapors, filtration, laminar air flow
system (HEPA filters)