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

Pant, P; Habib, G; Marshall, J D; Peltier, R E

PM2.5 exposure in highly polluted cities: A case study from New Delhi, India Journal Article

Environmental Research, 156 , pp. 167-174, 2017, (cited By 6).

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Adolescent; Adult; Air Pollutants; Air Pollution, air pollutant; particulate matter; soot, air quality; ambient air; atmospheric pollution; black carbon; concentration (composition); environmental assessment; environmental conditions; particulate matter; pollutant transport; pollution exposure; pollution monitoring; public health, Delhi; India; New Delhi, Indoor; Cities; Environmental Exposure; Environmental Monitoring; Female; Humans; India; Male; Middle Aged; Particle Size; Particulate Matter; Seasons; Soot; Young Adult


Saraswat, A; Kandlikar, M; Brauer, M; Srivastava, A

PM2.5 Population Exposure in New Delhi Using a Probabilistic Simulation Framework Journal Article

Environmental Science and Technology, 50 (6), pp. 3174-3183, 2016, (cited By 6).

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: aerosol; capital city; concentration (composition); GIS; particulate matter; pollution exposure; pollution monitoring; probability; simulation; traffic emission; urban population, Air Pollutants; Cities; Environmental Exposure; Environmental Monitoring; Geographic Information Systems; Humans; India; Models, Delhi; India; New Delhi, Educational institutions; Field measurement; New Delhi, Geographic information systems; Roads and streets, India; Population exposure; Probabilistic simulation; Time activity patterns; Trip distribution; Working population, Population statistics, Statistical; Particulate Matter; Seasons


Walvekar, P P; Gurjar, B R

Formulation, application and evaluation of a stack emission model for coal-based power stations Journal Article

International Journal of Environmental Science and Technology, 10 (6), pp. 1235-1244, 2013, (cited By 2).

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Air quality monitoring stations; Ambient air concentration; Coal based power plants; Coal-based thermal power plants; Emission factors; Emission inventories; Power plant technology; Total suspended particles, air quality; atmospheric modeling; coal-fired power plant; concentration (composition); emission control; emission inventory; environmental monitoring; policy making; suspended particulate matter, Air quality; Coal; Emission control; Estimation, Delhi; India; New Delhi, Fossil fuel power plants


Apte, J S; Kirchstetter, T W; Reich, A H; Deshpande, S J; Kaushik, G; Chel, A; Marshall, J D; Nazaroff, W W

Concentrations of fine, ultrafine, and black carbon particles in auto-rickshaws in New Delhi, India Journal Article

Atmospheric Environment, 45 (26), pp. 4470-4480, 2011, (cited By 82).

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: air quality; ambient air; article; city; concentration (parameters); controlled study; environmental exposure; exhaust gas; experimental design; India; microenvironment; motor vehicle; particulate matter; pollution monitoring; priority journal; season; time, air quality; ambient air; atmospheric pollution; automobile; black carbon; concentration (composition); health risk; indoor air; megacity; particle size; particulate matter; pollution exposure; road transport; traffic emission; urban pollution; urban population, Air quality; Pollution, black carbon, Delhi; India; New Delhi, Exposure; Megacities; Microenvironments; Particulate Matter; Urban air quality, Vehicles