Air Quality Research Repository – Sort Option

This is a repository of (only) journal articles related to air pollution covering all the key subjects like emission inventories, emission factors, dispersion modeling, source apportionment, health impact studies, energy scenarios, etc. While the list is populated with India specific papers, a number of interesting and useful papers from other countries are also included. Follow the article links to the journal pages for full articles.

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Mandal, P; Prakash, M; Bassin, J K

Impact of Diwali celebrations on urban air and noise quality in Delhi City, India Journal Article

Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, 184 (1), pp. 209-215, 2012, (cited By 24).

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Acoustic noise; Air quality; Fog; Health risks; Light polarization; Nitrogen oxides; Optical correlation; Pollution; Public risks; Sulfur; Sulfur dioxide, adult; air pollution; air quality; article; awareness; chemical analysis; controlled study; disease association; Diwali; environmental impact; health hazard; human; India; leisure; noise measurement; noise pollution; particulate matter; risk assessment; risk factor; urban area, Adult; Air Pollution; Cities; Environmental Monitoring; Hinduism; Humans; India; Lung; Middle Aged; Noise; Spirometry; Time Factors; Young Adult, Air pollutants; Ambient noise; Diwali; Fireworks; Regression, air quality; ambient air; ambient noise; atmospheric pollution; concentration (composition); correlation; cultural tradition; noise pollution; pollutant source; sulfur dioxide; urban atmosphere, Concentration (process), Delhi; India, nitrogen dioxide; sulfur dioxide


Gurjar, B R; Jain, A; Sharma, A; Agarwal, A; Gupta, P; Nagpure, A S; Lelieveld, J

Human health risks in megacities due to air pollution Journal Article

Atmospheric Environment, 44 (36), pp. 4606-4613, 2010, (cited By 134).

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: air quality; atmospheric pollution; cardiovascular disease; database; global perspective; guideline; health risk; megacity; morbidity; mortality risk; nitrogen dioxide; pollution effect; public health; respiratory disease; sulfur dioxide; suspended load; urban atmosphere, Air quality; Health; Hospitals; Pollution; Risk perception, Brazil; California; Honshu; Japan; Kanto; Los Angeles [California]; New York [New York (STT)]; New York [United States]; Sao Paulo [Brazil]; Sao Paulo [Sao Paulo (STT)]; South Asia; Tokyo [Kanto]; Tokyo [Tokyo (PRF)]; United States, Cardiovascular; Criteria pollutants; Hospital admissions; Morbidity; Mortality; Relative risks; Respiratory, Health risks, nitrogen dioxide; sulfur dioxide

Singh, D P; Gadi, R; Mandal, T K; Dixit, C K; Singh, K; Saud, T; Singh, N; Gupta, P K

Study of temporal variation in ambient air quality during Diwali festival in India Journal Article

Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, 169 (1-4), pp. 1-13, 2010, (cited By 30).

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: air pollutant; air pollution; article; atmosphere; chemistry; environmental monitoring; exposure; human; India; leisure; particulate matter; statistics; time; weather, Air Pollutants; Air Pollution; Atmosphere; Environmental Monitoring; Holidays; Humans; India; Inhalation Exposure; Nitrogen Dioxide; Particulate Matter; Sulfur Dioxide; Time; Weather, Air pollutants; Diwali; Fireworks; Foggy day; Meteorological parameters; Mixing height, Air quality, Explosives; Mixing; Nitrogen oxides; Particles (particulate matter); Pollution; Sulfur dioxide, nitrogen dioxide; sulfur dioxide