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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Li, M; Zhang, Q; Kurokawa, J -I; Woo, J -H; He, K; Lu, Z; Ohara, T; Song, Y; Streets, D G; Carmichael, G R; Cheng, Y; Hong, C; Huo, H; Jiang, X; Kang, S; Liu, F; Su, H; Zheng, B

MIX: A mosaic Asian anthropogenic emission inventory under the international collaboration framework of the MICS-Asia and HTAP Journal Article

Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 17 (2), pp. 935-963, 2017, (cited By 85).

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: anthropogenic source; atmospheric pollution; comparative study; concentration (composition); emission inventory; spatiotemporal analysis, Asia


Dewangan, S; Pervez, S; Chakrabarty, R; Watson, J G; Chow, J C; Pervez, Y; Tiwari, S; Rai, J

Study of carbonaceous fractions associated with indoor PM2.5/PM10 during Asian cultural and ritual burning practices Journal Article

Building and Environment, 106 , pp. 229-236, 2016, (cited By 5).

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: aerosol; annual variation; burning; carbon; indoor air; particulate matter; seasonal variation, Aerosols; Housing, Asia, Carbonaceous aerosol; Cultural/ritual practices; Indoor PM<sub>2.5</sub>/PM<sub>10</sub>; Indoor/outdoor ratios; Secondary organic aerosols; Source contributions, Organic carbon


Klimont, Z; Cofala, J; Xing, J; Wei, W; Zhang, C; Wang, S; Kejun, J; Bhandari, P; Mathur, R; Purohit, P; Rafaj, P; Amann, M; Chambers, A; Hao, J

Projections of SO2, NOx and carbonaceous aerosols emissions in Asia Journal Article

Tellus, Series B: Chemical and Physical Meteorology, 61 (4), pp. 602-617, 2009, (cited By 129).

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: aerosol; atmospheric pollution; black carbon; emission; nitrogen oxides; organic carbon; sulfur dioxide, Asia


Woo, J -H; Baek, J M; Kim, J -W; Carmichael, G R; Thongboonchoo, N; Kim, S T; An, J H

Development of a multi-resolution emission inventory and its impact on sulfur distribution for Northeast Asia Journal Article

Water, Air, and Soil Pollution, 148 (1-4), pp. 259-278, 2003, (cited By 27).

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: air pollution; article; Asia; atmospheric deposition; concentration (parameters); correlation analysis; environmental impact assessment; geography; land use; pollution transport; population density; seasonal variation; temperature dependence, ammonia; nitrogen dioxide; nitrogen oxide; rain; sulfur; sulfur oxide, Asia, Deposition; Land use; Nitrogen oxides; Rain; Sulfur dioxide, emission inventory; modeling; sulfur, Soil pollution, Sulfur deposition

Guttikunda, S K; Carmichael, G R; Calori, G; Eck, C; Woo, J -H

The contribution of megacities to regional sulfur pollution in Asia Journal Article

Atmospheric Environment, 37 (1), pp. 11-22, 2003, (cited By 98).

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Air pollution, air pollution; article; Asia; China; city; cost; India; industrialization; model; priority journal; South Korea; urban area; urbanization; world health organization, Asia, atmospheric pollution; emission control; pollution exposure; sulfur; urbanization, Particulate emissions; Sulfur; Urban planning, Pollution exposure, sulfur


Carmichael, G R; Streets, D G; Calori, G; Amann, M; Jacobson, M Z; Hansen, J; Ueda, H

Changing trends in sulfur emissions in Asia: Implications for acid deposition, air pollution, and climate Journal Article

Environmental Science and Technology, 36 (22), pp. 4707-4713, 2002, (cited By 80).

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: acid deposition; atmospheric pollution; emission; sulfur dioxide, Acid Rain; Air Pollutants; Asia; Coal; Commerce; Environmental Monitoring; Greenhouse Effect; Incineration; Industry; Power Plants; Sulfur Dioxide, air pollution; article; Asia; China; climate change; coal mining; economic development; gas analysis; greenhouse effect; growth rate; Japan, Air pollution; Carbon black; Deposition; Forecasting; Global warming; Sulfur; Visibility, Asia, Environmental engineering, sulfur; sulfuric acid, Warming effects


Klimont, Z; Cofala, J; Schöpp, W; Amann, M; Streets, D G; Ichikawa, Y; Fujita, S

Projections of SO2, NOx, NH3 and VOC emissions in East Asia up to 2030 Journal Article

Water, Air, and Soil Pollution, 130 (1-4 II), pp. 193-198, 2001, (cited By 105).

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: agriculture; air pollutant; air pollution; article; Asia; China; controlled study; economic development; Japan; law; measurement; Mongolia; North Korea; pollution control; South Korea; Taiwan; traffic, Air Pollutants, Air pollution, ammonia; nitrogen oxide; sulfur dioxide; volatile organic compound, Asia, atmospheric pollution; emission inventory; nitrogen oxides; sulfur dioxide; volatile organic compound, Impurities; Laws and legislation; Particulate emissions; Volatile organic compounds

Streets, D G; Tsai, N Y; Akimoto, H; Oka, K

Trends in emissions of acidifying species in Asia 1985-1997 Journal Article

Water, Air, and Soil Pollution, 130 (1-4 II), pp. 187-192, 2001, (cited By 81).

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: acid; coal; fossil fuel; nitrogen oxide; oil; sulfur; sulfur dioxide, acidification; air pollution; article; Asia; computer model; controlled study; economic development; energy consumption; growth rate; measurement, acidification; industrial emission; nitrogen oxides; sulfur dioxide; trend analysis, Acidifying species, Asia, Coal; Crude petroleum; Growth (materials); Nitrogen oxides; Sulfur dioxide, Particulate emissions

Guttikunda, S K; Thongboonchoo, N; Arndt, R L; Calori, G; Carmichael, G R; Streets, D G

Sulfur deposition in Asia: Seasonal behavior and contributions from various energy sectors Journal Article

Water, Air, and Soil Pollution, 131 (1-4), pp. 383-406, 2001, (cited By 24).

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Asia, atmospheric deposition; atmospheric transport; seasonal variation; sulfur, Climate change; Combustion; Deposition; Fossil fuels; Freight transportation; Sulfur; Volcanoes, Emitter regions, fuel; sulfur; sulfur dioxide, Pollution


Streets, D G; Tsai, N Y; Akimoto, H; Oka, K

Sulfur dioxide emissions in Asia in the period 1985-1997 Journal Article

Atmospheric Environment, 34 (26), pp. 4413-4424, 2000, (cited By 126).

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: aerosol; air pollution; article; Asia; computer model; economics; energy consumption; exhaust gas; industrialization; pollution control; priority journal, Aerosols; Air pollution control; Coal; Energy utilization; Extrapolation; Fuel oils; Industrial emissions; Interpolation; Mathematical models; Sulfur dioxide; Sustainable development, Asia, coal; oil; sulfur dioxide, emission inventory; environmental policy; sulfur dioxide; sulfur emission; trend analysis, Gas emissions, Sulfur dioxide emissions


Streets, D G; Carmichael, G R; Amann, M; Arndt, R L

Energy consumption and acid deposition in Northeast Asia Journal Article

Ambio, 28 (2), pp. 135-143, 1999, (cited By 45).

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: acid deposition; China; control strategy; energy production; environmental monitoring; fuel; Japan; Korea; sulfur oxide, Asia, energy use; pollution control; pollution incidence; sulfur emission

Aardenne, Van J A; Carmichael, G R; II, Levy H; Streets, D; Hordijk, L

Anthropogenic NO(x) emissions in Asia in the period 1990-2020 Journal Article

Atmospheric Environment, 33 (4), pp. 633-646, 1999, (cited By 198).

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: acid rain; air pollutant; air pollution; air quality; article; Asia; atmosphere; energy; priority journal; urban area, Air pollution; Atmospheric chemistry; Energy utilization; Environmental impact; Fossil fuels; Fuel economy; Gas emissions; Nitrogen oxides, Anthropogenic activity, Asia, Atmospheric composition, emission; human activity; nitrogen oxides; pollution monitoring, fossil fuel; nitrogen oxide


Arndt, R L; Carmichael, G R; Streets, D G; Bhatti, N

Sulfur dioxide emissions and sectorial contributions to sulfur deposition in Asia Journal Article

Atmospheric Environment, 31 (10), pp. 1553-1572, 1997, (cited By 110).

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: acid deposition; anthropogenic emission; atmospheric pollution; biomass burning; developing region; industrial emissions; industrial source; long range transport; sectoral contribution; sulphur deposition; sulphur dioxide; transboundary pollution; volcanic emission; volcanic emissions, acid rain; air pollution; article; asia; atmospheric transport; bangladesh; biomass; china; fire; industry; malaysia; priority journal; singapore; southeast asia; volcano, Asia, Atmospheric deposition; Biomass burning; Sulfur dioxide emissions, Atmospheric movements; Biomass; Combustion; Environmental impact; Industrial emissions; Volcanoes, sulfur dioxide, sulfur; sulfur dioxide


Akimoto, H; Narita, H

Distribution of SO2, NOx and CO2 emissions from fuel combustion and industrial activities in Asia with 1° × 1° resolution Journal Article

Atmospheric Environment, 28 (2), pp. 213-225, 1994, (cited By 230).

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: air pollution; airport; article; china; combustion; electric power plant; geographic distribution; iron and steel industry; japan; north korea; oil industry; petrochemical industry; priority journal; south korea; taiwan, Air pollution; Carbon dioxide; Coal combustion; Environmental impact; Environmental protection; Geographical regions; Industrial emissions; Nitrogen oxides; Sulfur dioxide, Asia, Asian emissions; Emission inventories; Emission spatial distribution; Fuel combustion; Grid by grid emission fluxes; Industrial activities; Latitude-longitude resolution, carbon dioxide; emission inventory; nitrogen oxide; sulphur dioxide, carbon dioxide; nitrogen oxide; sulfur dioxide, Particulate emissions