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Exposure Science

Basic Principles and Applications

Exposure Science: Basic Principles and Applications provides a concise overview of the field of exposure science, from its origins in sanitation and occupational health, to its exciting involvement with emerging scientific concepts. Written by world-leading experts in the field of exposure science, this book provides all the basic understanding you need to employ the best tools and methods for measurement, analysis, and modeling of exposure.

Exposure Science: Basic Principles and Applications is an invaluable introduction to exposure science for anyone working in the fields of environmental health, risk assessment, toxicology, or epidemiology.

Professionals, graduate and postgraduate students in aligned fields within environmental health and risk assessment, such as environmental toxicology and epidemiology

Paperback, 116 Pages

Published: February 2014

Imprint: Academic Press

ISBN: 978-0-12-420167-5


  • "One of the strongest areas of the book is the description of tools used to assess exposure, clearly drawing on the authors’ decades of experience with measurement methods."JOEM, Sep-14

    "…explain the origins and basic principles of the human exposure sciences, provide example applications, and define its utility…They describe some fundamental study designs and the types of measurements and associated data needed to characterize and measure the exposure of individuals or populations to a toxic biological, chemical, or physical agent."--ProtoView.com, April 2014


  • Chapter 1: Background
    Chapter 2: Basic scientific principles
    Chapter 3: Measurement tools now and developing
    Chapter 4: Modeling
    Chapter 5:  Applications and examples of utility in other fields
    Chapter 6:  Alignment
    Chapter 7: References


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