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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Sahu, S K; Kota, S H

Significance of PM2.5 air quality at the Indian capital Journal Article

Aerosol and Air Quality Research, 17 (2), pp. 588-597, 2017, (cited By 4).

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Air pollutant concentrations; Air quality indices; Control strategies; Health impact assessment; National ambient air quality standards; New Delhi; Poisson regression models; Regulated pollutants, Air pollution; Air pollution control; Air quality; Pollution; Regression analysis; Risk perception; Sulfur dioxide, Air quality standards, ambient air; assessment method; atmospheric pollution; capital city; concentration (composition); health impact; mortality; particulate matter; Poisson ratio; pollutant source; regression analysis; seasonal variation; standard (regulation), Delhi; India; New Delhi

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


Nopmongcol, U; Jung, J; Kumar, N; Yarwood, G

Changes in US background ozone due to global anthropogenic emissions from 1970 to 2020 Journal Article

Atmospheric Environment, 140 , pp. 446-455, 2016, (cited By 5).

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Air quality standards, air quality; ambient air; anthropogenic source; atmospheric pollution; emission; meteorology; ozone; photochemistry, air quality; Article; boundary layer; Canada; environmental aspects and related phenomena; global anthropogenic emission; Mexico; priority journal; seashore; spring; summer, Air quality; Climate change; Ozone; Quality management, Anthropogenic emissions; Background ozones; Management strategies; Meteorological variation; National ambient air quality standards; Ozone standards; Photochemical modeling; Population exposure, Asia; Mexico [North America]; Pacific Coast [North America]; Pacific Coast [United States]; United States, ozone


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

Downey, N; Emery, C; Jung, J; Sakulyanontvittaya, T; Hebert, L; Blewitt, D; Yarwood, G

Emission reductions and urban ozone responses under more stringent US standards Journal Article

Atmospheric Environment, 101 , pp. 209-216, 2015, (cited By 15).

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: air pollution control; air quality standard; ambient air; Article; simulation; suburban area; United States; urban area, Air quality standards, air quality; ambient air; anthropogenic effect; emission; emission control; epidemiology; health impact; nitrogen oxides; ozone depletion; photochemistry; urban site; volatile organic compound, Air quality; Emission control; Nitrogen oxides; Ozone; Quality control; Urban growth; Volatile organic compounds, Anthropogenic emissions; Decoupled direct methods; Emissions reduction; Epidemiological models; Frequency distributions; National ambient air quality standards; Ozone response; Volatile organic compound (VOC), California; Los Angeles [California]; Pennsylvania; Philadelphia; Sacramento; Saint Louis [Saint Louis (RGA)]; Saint Louis [Senegal]; Senegal; United States, nitrogen oxide; ozone; volatile organic compound


Beig, G; Chate, D M; Ghude, S D; Ali, K; Satpute, T; Sahu, S K; Parkhi, N; Trimbake, H K

Evaluating population exposure to environmental pollutants during Deepavali fireworks displays using air quality measurements of the SAFAR network Journal Article

Chemosphere, 92 (1), pp. 116-124, 2013, (cited By 14).

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Air Pollutants; Cardiovascular Diseases; Environmental Exposure; Environmental Monitoring; Hospitalization; Humans; India; Lung Diseases; Ozone; Particulate Matter; Risk Factors; Seasons, air pollution; air quality; article; atmosphere; attributable risk; environmental exposure; health hazard; hospital admission; human; mortality; particulate matter; pollutant; population distribution, Air quality forecasting; Air quality measurements; CWG-2010; Environmental pollutants; High resolution data; Relative risks; SAFAR; World meteorological organizations, Air quality standards, air quality; airport; atmospheric plume; atmospheric pollution; cardiovascular disease; cultural tradition; developing world; environmental assessment; forecasting method; health risk; hospital sector; mortality; pollution exposure; pollution monitoring; respiratory disease; risk factor; sport, Air quality; Developing countries; Explosives; Meteorology; Particulate emissions; Population statistics; Risk perception, Delhi; India, explosive; firework; unclassified drug