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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Jerrett, M; Turner, M C; Beckerman, B S; C.A., III Pope; van Donkelaar, A; Martin, R V; Serre, M; Crouse, D; Gapstur, S M; Krewski, D; Diver, W R; Coogan, P F; Thurston, G D; Burnett, R T

Comparing the health effects of ambient particulate matter estimated using ground-based versus remote sensing exposure estimates Journal Article

Environmental Health Perspectives, 125 (4), pp. 552-559, 2017, (cited By 13).

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: air pollutant; particulate matter, Air Pollutants; Air Pollution; Environmental Exposure; Health Status; Humans; Models, Theoretical; Particulate Matter; Remote Sensing Technology; Risk Assessment

Zhang, Q; Jiang, X; Tong, D; Davis, S J; Zhao, H; Geng, G; Feng, T; Zheng, B; Lu, Z; Streets, D G; Ni, R; Brauer, M; Donkelaar, Van A; Martin, R V; Huo, H; Liu, Z; Pan, D; Kan, H; Yan, Y; Lin, J; He, K; Guan, D

Transboundary health impacts of transported global air pollution and international trade Journal Article

Nature, 543 (7647), pp. 705-709, 2017, (cited By 70).

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: air pollutant; particulate matter, Air Pollutants; Air Pollution; Atmosphere; China; Commerce; Environmental Exposure; Europe; Global Health; Humans; Internationality; Mortality, air quality; atmospheric pollution; emission inventory; globalization; health impact; international trade; mortality; particulate matter; pollutant transport, China; Europe; United States, Premature; Particulate Matter; Public Health; United States; Wind

George, K V; Patil, D D; Anil, M N V; Kamal, N; Alappat, B J; Kumar, P

Evaluation of coarse and fine particles in diverse Indian environments Journal Article

Environmental Science and Pollution Research, 24 (4), pp. 3363-3374, 2017, (cited By 1).

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: air pollutant; analysis; environmental monitoring; India; mining; particle size; particulate matter; procedures; regression analysis, air pollutant; particulate matter, Air Pollutants; Environmental Monitoring; India; Mining; Particle Size; Particulate Matter; Regression Analysis, coal mine; coastal zone; concentration (composition); correlation; data acquisition; empirical analysis; particle size; particulate matter; pollution exposure; risk assessment; source identification; urban area, Delhi; India

Liang, F; Gao, M; Xiao, Q; Carmichael, G R; Pan, X; Liu, Y

Evaluation of a data fusion approach to estimate daily PM2.5 levels in North China Journal Article

Environmental Research, 158 , pp. 54-60, 2017, (cited By 2).

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: accuracy assessment; atmospheric modeling; atmospheric pollution; data interpretation; model validation; particulate matter; spatiotemporal analysis; weather forecasting, air pollutant; particulate matter, Air Pollutants; Air Pollution; China; Environmental Monitoring; Models, air pollution; Article; China; grid cell; kriging; particulate matter; priority journal; simulation; air pollutant; analysis; environmental monitoring; particulate matter; procedures; spatial analysis; theoretical model; weather, China, Theoretical; Particulate Matter; Spatial Analysis; Weather

Jain, V; Dey, S; Chowdhury, S

Ambient PM2.5 exposure and premature mortality burden in the holy city Varanasi, India Journal Article

Environmental Pollution, 226 , pp. 182-189, 2017, (cited By 3).

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Acute Disease; Air Pollutants; Air Pollution; Cities; Environmental Exposure; Humans; India; Lung Neoplasms; Middle Aged; Mortality, aerosol; air quality; atmospheric pollution; MODIS; mortality; particulate matter; pollution effect; pollution exposure, air pollutant; particulate matter, Air quality standards, Air quality; Diseases; Pollution; Pollution control; Pulmonary diseases; Quality control, Central pollution control boards; Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease; Continuous monitoring; Fine particulate matter; Ischemic heart disease; Lower respiratory infections; National Air Quality Standards; Premature mortality, India; Uttar Pradesh; Varanasi, Premature; Particulate Matter; Respiratory Tract Infections


Mir, K A; Purohit, P; Goldstein, G A; Balasubramanian, R

Analysis of baseline and alternative air quality scenarios for Pakistan: an integrated approach Journal Article

Environmental Science and Pollution Research, 23 (21), pp. 21780-21793, 2016, (cited By 5).

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: air pollutant; air pollution; analysis; environmental monitoring; Pakistan; particulate matter; procedures, air pollutant; particulate matter, Air Pollutants; Air Pollution; Environmental Monitoring; Pakistan; Particulate Matter, air quality; atmospheric pollution; baseline survey; energy use; future prospect; health impact; integrated approach; life expectancy; pollution policy; scenario analysis; statistical analysis, Pakistan; Punjab [Pakistan]

West, J J; Cohen, A; Dentener, F; Brunekreef, B; Zhu, T; Armstrong, B; Bell, M L; Brauer, M; Carmichael, G; Costa, D L; Dockery, D W; Kleeman, M; Krzyzanowski, M; Künzli, N; Liousse, C; Lung, S -C C; Martin, R V; Pöschl, U; Pope, C A; Roberts, J M; Russell, A G; Wiedinmyer, C

“what We Breathe Impacts Our Health: Improving Understanding of the Link between Air Pollution and Health” Journal Article

Environmental Science and Technology, 50 (10), pp. 4895-4904, 2016, (cited By 75).

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Adverse health effects; Air pollution exposures; Chemical and physical properties; Developing nations; In-situ measurement; Mitigation strategy; Scientists and engineers; Toxicological research, air pollutant; air quality; death; Europe; exposure; gas; human; monitoring; North America; particulate matter; physical model; quantitative study; scientist; species; toxicology; air pollution; research, air pollutant; particulate matter, Air Pollutants; Air Pollution; Europe; Particulate Matter; Research, Air pollution; Air quality; Complex networks; Pollution, air quality; atmospheric pollution; developing world; future prospect; health impact; in situ measurement; particulate matter; physicochemical property; policy analysis; pollution exposure, Europe; North America, Health


Ghosh, S; Biswas, J; Guttikunda, S; Roychowdhury, S; Nayak, M

An investigation of potential regional and local source regions affecting fine particulate matter concentrations in Delhi, India Journal Article

Journal of the Air and Waste Management Association, 65 (2), pp. 218-231, 2015, (cited By 4).

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Aerodynamic diameters; Aerosol concentration; Conditional probability function; Emission reduction strategy; Fine particulate matter; National ambient air quality standards; Rapid urban development; Trajectory clustering, Aerosols; Air; Air pollution; Air quality; Bayesian networks; Emission control; Particles (particulate matter); Pollution; Quality control; Taxation; Trajectories; Urban growth; Urban transportation, Air Movements; Air Pollutants; Bayes Theorem; Cities; Environmental Monitoring; India; Models, air pollutant; particulate matter, Air quality standards, Theoretical; Particle Size; Particulate Matter; Probability; Seasons