ASL – Basel — Restaurant Lunch Visit

Basel – Restaurant Lunch Visit Personal exposure to nanoparticles in the course of a mid-week lunch The occasional lunch get-together with an old friend to share recent news and exchange life experiences–Wonderful! A quintessential aspect of family life in Switzerland where carefully planned routines leave evenings and weekends less flexible for one-on-one discussion. But, unfortunately,[…]

ASL – Basel — Air Quality of Public Spaces

Basel – Air Quality of Public Spaces Adhoc measurements of nanoparticles 2015 & 2018 There is arguably little awareness of the variability of air quality within the public spaces that we frequent on a daily/weekly basis. Most urban residents simply have an idea of their city having either good or bad air quality. Beyond that,[…]

ASL – Basel SBB Air Quality Monitoring 2014 vs 2018

Basel SBB Air Quality Monitoring in 2014 (smoking allowed) vs 2018 (smoking banned) In 2014, while I was at the Swiss TPH (an associated institute of the University of Basel), we piloted measurements in Basel’s main trainstation (Basel SBB). At the time, smoking was permitted in all but a couple narrow corridors in the station.[…]