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Nevertheless, ozone chemistry needs to be implemented in AUSTAL2000. The issue arising from this analysis is to decide between the simplification of the chemistry module of METRAS or the implementation of a simplified chemistry package for AUSTAL2000. As mentioned above CPU time is a key factor for this project. Flexibility is another important issue, as the LEAQ meta-model is meant to be applicable to any city. Hence, a flexible grid spacing is desirable. This point is important when one takes into account the availability of the different quality input information for each city, and the city’s dimensions and terrain particularities.

The AERMIX model [5] was used to estimate the mixing heights. com, ISSN 1743-3541 (on-line) Air Pollution XVII Table 2: 31 Terrain properties for meteorological data. 5 km with the landfill located in the centre. Digital model of heights was used to model the terrain. The upper boundary of the domain was flat, set 2612 m above the lower point in the terrain. The side walls of the domain were vertical. Based on the geometrical model a computational grid was set up having 434,000 elements. The gird is condensed around the landfill and shown in Figure 2.

This paper aims at selecting the most suitable code to serve as a core calculator to be incorporated in AYLTP. A set of criteria was established to carry out an analysis of different open source air quality models suitable for the LEAQ meta-model. The selection of the models was based on a space-time graph. For each model, areas of influence were determined, based on the assumption that for a fixed CPU time, the grid spacing increases with the spatial domain size. Two models, AUSTAL2000 and METRAS, fit the required criteria.

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