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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Carmichael, G R; Adhikary, B; Kulkarni, S; D’Allura, A; Tang, Y; Streets, D; Zhang, Q; Bond, T C; Ramanathan, V; Jamroensan, A; Marrapu, P

Asian aerosols: Current and year 2030 distributions and implications to human health and regional climate change Journal Article

Environmental Science and Technology, 43 (15), pp. 5811-5817, 2009, (cited By 65).

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Aerosol distribution; Aerosol loading; Aerosol optical depths; Atmospheric warming; Black carbon; Health impact; Human health; Masking effect; Radiative effects; Radiative forcings; Regional climate changes; Satellite observations; Warming potential; Win-win, aerosol property; air quality; atmospheric pollution; black carbon; carbon dioxide; climate change; future prospect; greenhouse gas; guideline; health impact; optical depth; public health; radiative forcing; regional climate; sulfur dioxide; World Health Organization, aerosol; air monitoring; air quality; article; Asia; atmospheric dispersion; climate change; environmental impact; greenhouse effect; greenhouse gas; health hazard; particulate matter; radiation response; simulation, Aerosols; Air Pollutants; Asia; Climate; Environment; Environmental Monitoring; Environmental Pollution; Forecasting; Geography; Greenhouse Effect; Sulfur Dioxide, Air quality; Carbon black; Global warming; Greenhouse gases; Permanent magnets, Asia; Eurasia, Atmospheric aerosols, black carbon; carbon dioxide; sulfur oxide


Holloway, T; Sakurai, T; Han, Z; Ehlers, S; Spak, S N; Horowitz, L W; Carmichael, G R; Streets, D G; Hozumi, Y; Ueda, H; Park, S U; Fung, C; Kajino, M; Thongboonchoo, N; Engardt, M; Bennet, C; Hayami, H; Sartelet, K; Wang, Z; Matsuda, K; Amann, M

MICS-Asia II: Impact of global emissions on regional air quality in Asia Journal Article

Atmospheric Environment, 42 (15), pp. 3543-3561, 2008, (cited By 25).

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: acid deposition; air pollutant; air pollution; air quality; article; Asia; autumn; comparative study; concentration (parameters); geography; priority journal; seasonal variation; spring; winter, air quality; atmospheric chemistry; atmospheric modeling; atmospheric pollution; comparative study; concentration (composition); emission; geographical variation; pollutant source; pollutant transport; pollution monitoring; quantitative analysis; seasonality, Air quality; Atmospheric chemistry; Boundary conditions; Carbon monoxide; Mathematical models; Organic pollutants; Ozone; Pollution control, Asia; Eurasia, Environmental impact, Hemispheric transport; Regional models; Spatial variability; Surface concentrations, ozone


Kato, N; Akimoto, H

Anthropogenic emissions of SO2 and NOx in Asia: Emission inventories Journal Article

Atmospheric Environment, 41 (SUPPL.), pp. 171-191, 2007, (cited By 8).

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: air analysis; article; atmospheric dispersion; calculation; China; energy consumption; Japan; mathematical analysis; North Korea; priority journal; rural area; South Korea; Taiwan; urban area, Anthropogenic emissions; Emission factors; Sulfur dioxide emissions, anthropogenic source; atmospheric pollution; emission inventory; fuel consumption; nitrogen oxides; sulfur dioxide, Asia; Eurasia, Fuel consumption; Nitrogen oxides; Particulate emissions, fuel; nitrogen oxide; sulfide; sulfur, sulfur dioxide


Guttikunda, S K; Tang, Y; Carmichael, G R; Kurata, G; Pan, L; Streets, D G; Woo, J -H; Thongboonchoo, N; Fried, A

Impacts of Asian megacity emissions on regional air quality during spring 2001 Journal Article

Journal of Geophysical Research D: Atmospheres, 110 (20), pp. 1-18, 2005, (cited By 58).

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: air quality; atmospheric pollution; megacity; urban pollution, Asia; Eurasia


Uno, I; Carmichael, G R; Streets, D G; Tang, Y; Yienger, J J; Satake, S; Wang, Z; Woo, J -H; Guttikunda, S; Uematsu, M; Matsumoto, K; Tanimoto, H; Yoshioka, K; Iida, T

Regional chemical weather forecasting system CFORS: Model descriptions and analysis of surface observations at Japanese island stations during the ACE-Asia experiment Journal Article

Journal of Geophysical Research D: Atmospheres, 108 (23), pp. ACE 36-1 – ACE 36-17, 2003, (cited By 145).

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: aerosol; atmospheric transport; dust; forecasting method; optical depth; weather forecasting, Asia; Eurasia

Streets, D G; Yarber, K F; Woo, J -H; Carmichael, G R

Biomass burning in Asia: Annual and seasonal estimates and atmospheric emissions Journal Article

Global Biogeochemical Cycles, 17 (4), pp. 10-1, 2003, (cited By 402).

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: air quality; annual variation; anthropogenic source; atmospheric pollution; biomass burning; numerical model; seasonal variation, Asia; Eurasia

Kiley, C M; Fuelberg, H E; Palmer, P I; Allen, D J; Carmichael, G R; Jacob, D J; Mari, C; Pierce, R B; Pickering, K E; Tang, Y; Wild, O; Fairlie, T D; Logan, J A; Sachse, G W; Shaack, T K; Streets, D G

An intercomparison and evaluation of aircraft-derived and simulated CO from seven chemical transport models during the TRACE-P experiment Journal Article

Journal of Geophysical Research D: Atmospheres, 108 (21), pp. GTE 40-1 – GTE 40-28, 2003, (cited By 57).

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: airborne sensing; atmospheric chemistry; atmospheric transport; carbon monoxide; comparative study; numerical model, Asia; Eurasia

Woo, J -H; Streets, D G; Carmichael, G R; Tang, Y; Yoo, B; Lee, W -C; Thongboonchoo, N; Pinnock, S; Kurata, G; Uno, I; Fu, Q; Vay, S; Sachse, G W; Blake, D R; Fried, A; Thornton, D C

Contribution of biomass and biofuel emissions to trace gas distributions in Asia during the TRACE-P experiment Journal Article

Journal of Geophysical Research D: Atmospheres, 108 (21), pp. GTE 33-1 – GTE 33-22, 2003, (cited By 60).

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: anthropogenic source; atmospheric pollution; biofuel; biomass burning; emission inventory; fossil fuel; spatial distribution; trace gas, Asia; Eurasia

Streets, D G; Bond, T C; Carmichael, G R; Fernandes, S D; Fu, Q; He, D; Klimont, Z; Nelson, S M; Tsai, N Y; Wang, M Q; Woo, J -H; Yarber, K F

An inventory of gaseous and primary aerosol emissions in Asia in the year 2000 Journal Article

Journal of Geophysical Research D: Atmospheres, 108 (21), pp. GTE 30-1 – GTE 30-23, 2003, (cited By 1357).

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: aerosol; anthropogenic source; atmospheric pollution; emission inventory, Asia; Eurasia


Calori, G; Carmichael, G R; Street, D; Thongboonchoo, N; Guttikunda, S K

Interannual variability in sulfur deposition in Asia Journal Article

Journal of Global Environment Engineering, 7 , pp. 1-16, 2001, (cited By 14).

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: annual variation; El Nino; Lagrangian analysis; meteorology; precipitation (climatology); sulfur; sulfur emission, Asia; Eurasia