Mass Size Distribution of Atmospheric Aerosol Particles with Nanosampler Cascade Impactor in Jinju City

다단 임팩터 Nanosampler를 이용한 진주시 대기에어로졸입자의 입경별 질량농도 특성

  • Park, Jeong-Ho (Department of Environmental Engineering, Gyeongnam National University of Science and Technology) ;
  • Jang, Min-Jae (Department of Environmental Engineering, Gyeongnam National University of Science and Technology) ;
  • Kim, Hyoung-Kab (Department of Environmental Engineering, Gyeongnam National University of Science and Technology)
  • 박정호 (경남과학기술대학교 환경공학과) ;
  • 장민재 (경남과학기술대학교 환경공학과) ;
  • 김형갑 (경남과학기술대학교 환경공학과)
  • Received : 2015.02.24
  • Accepted : 2015.03.20
  • Published : 2015.05.30


Atmospheric aerosol particles were investigated at GNTECH university in Jinju city. Samples were collected using the Nanosampler period from January to December 2014. The Nanosampler is a 6 stage cascade impactor(1 stage : > $10{\mu}m$, 2 stage : $2.5{\sim}10{\mu}m$, 3 stage : $1.0{\sim}2.5{\mu}m$, 4 stage : $0.5{\sim}10{\mu}m$, 5 stage : $0.1{\sim}0.5{\mu}m$, back-up : < $0.1{\mu}m$) with the stages having 50% cut-off ranging from 0.1 to $10{\mu}m$ in aerodynamic diameter. The mass size distribution of Atmospheric aerosol particles was unimodal with peak at $1.0{\sim}2.5{\mu}m$ or $0.5{\sim}1.0{\mu}m$. The annual average concentrations of TSP, $PM_{10}$, $PM_{2.5}$, $PM_1$, $PM_{0.5}$ and $PM_{0.1}$ were $44.0{\mu}g/m^3$, $40.3{\mu}g/m^3$, $31.4{\mu}g/m^3$, $18.0{\mu}g/m^3$, $8.0{\mu}g/m^3$, $3.0{\mu}g/m^3$, respectively. On average $PM_{10}$, $PM_{2.5}$, $PM_1$, $PM_{0.5}$ and $PM_{0.1}$ make up 0.91, 0.70, 0.41, 0.19 and 0.07 of TSP, respectively. The annual average of $PM_{2.5}/PM_{10}$ ratio was 0.77.


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