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.

If you want to search the metadata of the papers,click here. Note that this is a repository of papers which we found interesting and we are sharing the title, abstract, and link to only those articles here.

Show all


Cheng, Z; Luo, L; Wang, S; Wang, Y; Sharma, S; Shimadera, H; Wang, X; Bressi, M; de Miranda, R M; Jiang, J; Zhou, W; Fajardo, O; Yan, N; Hao, J

Status and characteristics of ambient PM2.5 pollution in global megacities Journal Article

Environment International, 89-90 , pp. 212-221, 2016, (cited By 47).

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Air Pollutants; Asia; Cities; Environmental Monitoring; Europe; North America; Particle Size; Particulate Matter; Seasons; Urbanization, Air pollution; Emission control; Health risks, ammonia; nitrate; organic matter; air pollutant; particulate matter, Annual average concentration; Chemical compositions; Fine particulate matter; Global cooperation; Indo-Gangetic Plains; Megacities; Pollution episodes; Seasonal variation, atmospheric pollution; chemical composition; emission control; megacity; organic matter; particulate matter; spatial distribution, Pollution


Guttikunda, S K; Kopakka, R V; Dasari, P; Gertler, A W

Receptor model-based source apportionment of particulate pollution in Hyderabad, India Journal Article

Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, 185 (7), pp. 5585-5593, 2013, (cited By 15).

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Air Pollutants; Air Pollution; Environmental Monitoring; India; Models, Air pollution control; Air quality; Coal combustion; Dust; Incineration; Industrial emissions; Industry; Roads and streets, air quality; ambient air; atmospheric pollution; chemical mass balance; dust; exhaust emission; modeling; particulate matter; pollutant source, Andhra Pradesh; Hyderabad [Andhra Pradesh]; India, Chemical mass balance; Hyderabad; India; National ambient air quality standards; Particulate pollution; Residential monitoring station; Source apportionment; Source contributions, Chemical; Particulate Matter, Pollution


Ghude, S D; Beig, G; Kulkarni, P S; Kanawade, V P; Fadnavis, S; Remedios, J J; Kulkarni, S H

Regional co pollution over the Indian-subcontinent and various transport pathways as observed by mopitt Journal Article

International Journal of Remote Sensing, 32 (21), pp. 6133-6148, 2011, (cited By 14).

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Africa; Arabian Sea; Bay of Bengal; Gangetic Plain; India; Indian Ocean; Indian Ocean (West); Saudi Arabia, Atmospheric thermodynamics; Boundary layers; Carbon monoxide; Mixing; Troposphere, boundary layer; carbon monoxide; mixing ratio; monsoon; observational method; outflow; pollutant transport; summer; troposphere; winter, Eastern Africa; Indian subcontinents; Southeast Asia; Summer monsoon; Transport pathways; Upper troposphere; Vertical transports; Western indian oceans, Pollution


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