Iodine in Danish Groundwater and Drinking Water

AU Library Scholarly Publishing Services - Ebooks

View Publication Info
 
 
Field Value
 
Title Iodine in Danish Groundwater and Drinking Water
 
Creator Voutchkova, Denitza Dimitrova
 
Subject groundwater, drinking water, iodine, Denmark
 
Description This dissertation is a result of a three-year PhD project which was part of the GEOCENTER research project “Iodine in the hydrological cycle of Denmark: implications for human health”, jointly financed by the Geological Survey of Denmark and Greenland (GEUS) and Aarhus University (AU). The study was conducted between August 2011 and July 2014 under the main supervision of Søren M. Kristiansen (AU) and Birgitte G. Hansen (GEUS). In my PhD dissertation, I address the following research objectives: 1) to map iodine concentration and speciation in drinking water and  groundwater in Denmark, 2) to study the spatial patterns and to elucidate the factors governing them, and 3) to evaluate the importance of the spatial variation of drinking water iodine to the populations’ nutrition (health). To do this, I used two types of data: 1) from two sampling campaigns designed as part of this project (drinking water: 2013, groudnwater and drinking water: 2012), and 2) historical data extracted from the public nationwide geological and hydrological database, Jupiter. (two groudnwater datasets: 1933-2011 and 2011-2014). See the extended Abstract (PhD Dissertation) for further details on results, implications, and potential for further research. This PhD dissertation is paper-based type (not a monography) and it includes a Summary Chapter, followed by five manuscripts. Four of the manuscripts are now published in peer-reviewed journals, so those have been removed from the file. No other changes to the content of the PhD dissertation have been made post-submission to AU.   
 
Publisher AU Library Scholarly Publishing Services
 
Date 2018-09-19
 
Type Book

 
Format Digital
 
Identifier http://ebooks.au.dk/index.php/aul/catalog/book/272
ISBN-13
 
Source AU Library Scholarly Publishing Services;
 
Coverage Denmark


 

Contact Us

The PKP Index is an initiative of the Public Knowledge Project.

For PKP Publishing Services please use the PKP|PS contact form.

For support with PKP software we encourage users to consult our wiki for documentation and search our support forums.

For any other correspondence feel free to contact us using the PKP contact form.

Find Us

Twitter

Copyright © 2015-2018 Simon Fraser University Library