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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Jia, J; Cheng, S; Liu, L; Lang, J; Wang, G; Chen, G; Liu, X

An integrated WRF-CAMx modeling approach for impact analysis of implementing the emergency PM2.5 control measures during red alerts in Beijing in december 2015 Journal Article

Aerosol and Air Quality Research, 17 (10), pp. 2491-2508, 2017, (cited By 1).

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Air pollution; Air pollution control; Atmospheric movements; Emergency traffic control; Pollution; Pollution induced corrosion, atmospheric pollution; industrial emission; integrated approach; modeling; particulate matter; pollutant source; pollution control; spatiotemporal analysis; urban area, Baoding; Beijing [China]; China; Hebei; Tianjin, Beijing; CAMx model; Emergency control; External contributions; Industrial activities; Meteorological condition; Red alerts; Transport of pollutants, Pollution control

Fu, H; Chen, J

Formation, features and controlling strategies of severe haze-fog pollutions in China Journal Article

Science of the Total Environment, 578 , pp. 121-138, 2017, (cited By 36).

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Air Pollutants; Air Pollution; China; Environmental Monitoring; Particulate Matter, atmospheric pollution; concentration (composition); fog; formation mechanism; haze; industrialization; pollution control; strategic approach; urbanization, Atmospheric research; China; Concentration levels; Controlling strategies; Fine particles; Future research directions; Haze pollutions; Visibility impairment, China, Fog; Health, Pollution control


C.A., III Pope; Cropper, M; Coggins, J; Cohen, A

Health benefits of air pollution abatement policy: Role of the shape of the concentration–response function Journal Article

Journal of the Air and Waste Management Association, 65 (5), pp. 516-522, 2015, (cited By 34).

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Adverse health effects; Aerodynamic diameters; Air pollution abatement; Fine particulate matter; Health benefits; Mortality risk; Pollution abatement; Response functions, Air cleaners; Air pollution; Function evaluation; Health; Pollution, Air Pollution; Environmental Policy; Health Status; Humans; United States, Pollution control


Guttikunda, S K; Gurjar, B R

Role of meteorology in seasonality of air pollution in megacity Delhi, India Journal Article

Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, 184 (5), pp. 3199-3211, 2012, (cited By 38).

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Air Pollutants; Air Pollution; Atmosphere; Cities; Environmental Monitoring; India; Meteorology; Seasons; Weather, air pollution; air pollution control; article; controlled study; India; meteorology; particulate matter; pollutant; seasonal variation; summer; urban area; winter, Air quality; Aircraft accidents; Atmospheric movements; Felt; Lagrange multipliers; Meteorology; Models, air quality; atmospheric modeling; atmospheric pollution; megacity; meteorology; pollution control; pollution monitoring; seasonality, Airport operations; Annual average; Atmospheric modeling; Atmospheric transport; Constant-emissions; Delhi, carbon monoxide; hydrocarbon; nitrogen oxide; sulfur dioxide, Delhi; India, India; Fine particulates; Fuel burning; Lagrangian models; Major accidents; Megacities; Mixing layer height; Physical characteristics; Pollution level; Previous year; Seasonality; Source apportionment; Summer months; Tracer concentration; Transportation departments; Winter highs; Winter months, Pollution control


Wang, L T; Hao, J; He, K; Wang, S; Li, J; Zhang, Q; Streets, D G; Fu, J S; Jang, C J; Takekawa, H; Chatani, S

A modeling study of coarse particulate matter pollution in Beijing: Regional source contributions and control implications for the 2008 Summer Olympics Journal Article

Journal of the Air and Waste Management Association, 58 (8), pp. 1057-1069, 2008, (cited By 51).

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: air pollution; air pollution control; air quality; article; biomass; China; controlled study; domestic waste; electric power plant; exhaust gas; gas analysis; geographic distribution; industry; motor vehicle; particle size; particulate matter; priority journal; statistical model, Air quality, Beijing; Coarse particulate matter; Olympics, Pollution control