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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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


Apte, J S; Marshall, J D; Cohen, A J; Brauer, M

Addressing Global Mortality from Ambient PM2.5 Journal Article

Environmental Science and Technology, 49 (13), pp. 8057-8066, 2015, (cited By 163).

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Air Pollution; China; Europe; Forecasting; Humans; India; Lung Neoplasms; Models, Air quality, air quality; ambient air; concentration (composition); disease incidence; dose-response relationship; guideline; health risk; mortality; particulate matter; pollution exposure; World Health Organization, Ambient air quality; Concentration data; Demographic factors; Epidemiological transitions; Fine particulate matter; Interim guidelines; Nonlinear concentration; Particulate Matter, China; India; North America, Chronic Obstructive; Stroke, particulate matter, Population statistics, Premature; Myocardial Ischemia; North America; Particulate Matter; Pulmonary Disease, Theoretical; Mortality; Mortality

Su, J G; Apte, J S; Lipsitt, J; Garcia-Gonzales, D A; Beckerman, B S; de Nazelle, A; Texcalac-Sangrador, J L; Jerrett, M

Populations potentially exposed to traffic-related air pollution in seven world cities Journal Article

Environment International, 78 , pp. 82-89, 2015, (cited By 19).

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Air Pollutants; Air Pollution; Cities; Environmental Monitoring; Geographic Information Systems; Humans; Nitrogen Oxides; Particulate Matter; Public Health; Urban Population; Vehicle Emissions, Air pollution; Geographic information systems; Pollution; Population distribution; Remote sensing; Roads and streets; Transportation, atmospheric pollution; GIS; pollutant source; pollution exposure; public health; remote sensing; traffic emission; urban atmosphere; urban population; world city, Beijing [Beijing (ADS)]; Beijing [China]; China; Europe; Federal District [Mexico]; Mexico City; Mexico [North America]; North America, Buffer analysis; Building footprint; Population exposure; Traffic-related air pollution; Urban form, nitrogen oxide; air pollutant; exhaust gas; nitrogen oxide; particulate matter, Population statistics

Lee, C J; Martin, R V; Henze, D K; Brauer, M; Cohen, A; Donkelaar, A V

Response of global particulate-matter-related mortality to changes in local precursor emissions Journal Article

Environmental Science and Technology, 49 (7), pp. 4335-4344, 2015, (cited By 32).

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: aerosol; anthropogenic effect; carbon emission; disease incidence; mortality; particulate matter; satellite imagery, Aerosols; Ammonia; Environmental Exposure; Europe, Aerosols; Sulfur dioxide, ammonia; biofuel; black carbon; fossil fuel; nitric oxide; sulfate; aerosol; ammonia; gas; nitrogen oxide; particulate matter; sulfate, Anthropogenic emissions; Anthropogenic process; Calculated sensitivity; Carbonaceous aerosol; Chemical transport models; Fine particulate matter; Population densities; Premature mortality, Chemical; Models, Eastern; Far East; Gases; Humans; Models, Europe; Far East, Population statistics, Theoretical; Mortality; Nitrogen Oxides; Particulate Matter; Population Density; Sulfates


Apte, J S; Bombrun, E; Marshall, J D; Nazaroff, W W

Global intraurban intake fractions for primary air pollutants from vehicles and other distributed sources Journal Article

Environmental Science and Technology, 46 (6), pp. 3415-3423, 2012, (cited By 49).

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: air pollutant; article; breathing; demography; Europe; meteorology; particulate matter; population; United States; urban area, Air Pollutants; Cities; Humans; Inhalation Exposure; Models, Asia; Europe; United States, atmospheric pollution; food intake; health risk; megacity; meteorology; population density; population size; urban population; world city, benzene; carbon monoxide, Distributed sources; Ground-level emissions; Intake fraction; Intake fraction (iF); Inter quartile ranges; Megacities; Population densities; Population sizes; Primary air; Primary pollutants; Urban population, Population statistics, Theoretical; Motor Vehicles; Population Density; Urban Population; Vehicle Emissions, Toxic materials