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Asian Dust Storm and Their Impact on the Air Quality of Taiwan

Shaw Chen Liu , Chein-Jung Shiu

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2001.06.0001 | Volume: 1| Issue: 1| Pages: 1-8

The Elemental Contents and Fractal Dimensions of PM2.5 in Taipei City

Jin-Lan Chen, Chung-Te Lee , Shyh-Yuh Chang, Charles C. K. Chou

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2001.06.0002 | Volume: 1| Issue: 1| Pages: 9-20

Numerical Simulation of Effects of Moving Operator on the Removal of Particles in Clean Room

Wu-Shung Fu , Shih-Fa Chen, Suh-Jenq Yang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2001.06.0004 | Volume: 1| Issue: 1| Pages: 37-45

PAHs and Aerosol Carbons in the Exhaust of a Gasoline Powered Engine

Shui-Jen Chen , Wei-Jain Jian, Yi-Chu Huang, Chu-Chin Hsieh, Meei-Feng Shun, Bai-Luh Wei

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2001.06.0006 | Volume: 1| Issue: 1| Pages: 57-67

Emission and Dry Deposition Characteristics of Metal Elements from Engineering Construction Sites

Hsi-Hsien Yang , Ching-Mi Yang, Chih-Ho Wong, Chu-Chin Hsieh, Hsiao-Hsuan Mi, Tze-Wen Chi

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2001.06.0007 | Volume: 1| Issue: 1| Pages: 69-81

Comparsion of PAH Emission from a Municipal Waste Incinerator and Mobile Sources

Hsiao-Hsuan Mi , Chow-Feng Chiang, Ching-Cheng Lai, Lin-Chi Wang, Hsi-Hsien Yang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2001.06.0008 | Volume: 1| Issue: 1| Pages: 83-90

Aromatics Formation in the Oxidations of Trichloroethylene with Methane

Yp-Ping G. Wu , Ya-Fen Lin

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2001.06.0009 | Volume: 1| Issue: 1| Pages: 91-99

Developing Strategies for Improving Urban Visual Air Quality

Chung-Shin Yuan , Chang-Gai Lee, San-Ho Liu, Ching Yuan, Horng-Yu Yang, Chen-Tung Arthur Chen

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2002.06.0002 | Volume: 2| Issue: 1| Pages: 9-22

Measuring Atmospheric Visibility by Digital Image Processing

Chin-Hsiang Luo , San-Ho Liu, Chung-Shin Yuan

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2002.06.0003 | Volume: 2| Issue: 1| Pages: 23-29

Estimation of Air Pollutant Emission from Ship in Kaoshiung Harbor Area

Chengdi Dong, Kuo-Lin Huang , Chiu-Wen Chen, Chia-Wei Lee, Hsin-Yi Lin, Chih-Feng Chen

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2002.06.0004 | Volume: 2| Issue: 1| Pages: 31-40

Study of Water-Soluble Ions in Ambient Air Suspended Particles in Taichung, Taiwan

Guor-Cheng Fang , Cheng-Nan Chang, Yuh-Shen Wu, Peter Pi-Cheng Fu, Chi-Dong Chen, Shyh-Chyi Chang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2002.06.0005 | Volume: 2| Issue: 1| Pages: 41-52

Dimensional and Elemental Analysis of Particulate Contaminations on Silicon Wafers

Hsunling Bai , Yuhao Kang, Chengchang Li

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2002.06.0006 | Volume: 2| Issue: 1| Pages: 53-60

Reactive Oxygen Species in Incense Smoke

Mei-Chung Kao, Chiu-Sen Wang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2002.06.0007 | Volume: 2| Issue: 1| Pages: 61-69

Apparent Viscosity of a Monodispersed Liquid Aerosol

Shih-Hsin Chen , Jun-Jay Lee, Chi-Yia Maa

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2002.06.0008 | Volume: 2| Issue: 1| Pages: 71-86

Effect of Autocorrelation on Applying Central Limit Theorem to Air Pollutant Concentration Time Series

Chung-Kung Lee , Ding-Shun Ho, Chung-Chin Yu, Cheng-Cai Wang, Yun-Hua Hsiao

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2002.06.0009 | Volume: 2| Issue: 1| Pages: 87-92

Emissions of Polychlorinated Dibenzo-p-Dioxins and Dibenzofurans from the Incinerations of Both Medical and Municipal Solid Wastes

Wei-Shan Lee , Guo-Ping Chang-Chien, Lin-Chi Wang, Wen-Jhy Lee, Perng-Jy Tsai, Che-Kuan Chen

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2003.06.0001 | Volume: 3| Issue: 1| Pages: 1-6

Relationships among Particle Fractions of Urban and Non-Urban Aerosols

Chia-Hui Sun, Ya-Chin Lin, Chiu-Sen Wang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2003.06.0002 | Volume: 3| Issue: 1| Pages: 7-15

Stability of Trace-level VOLatile Organic Compounds Stored in Canisters and Tedlar Bags

Chu-Chin Hsieh , Shih-Hwang Horng, Pen-Neng Liao

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2003.06.0003 | Volume: 3| Issue: 1| Pages: 17-28

Characteristics of Atmospheric Metals during Dry Monsoon Season in the Coastal Region of Western Taiwan

Hsi-Hsien Yang , Pei-Chuan Chen, Lien-Te Hsieh, Min-Ching Lin, Kuo-Lin Huang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2003.06.0004 | Volume: 3| Issue: 1| Pages: 29-39

imating PAH Dry Deposition by Measuring Gas and Particle Phase Concentrations in Ambient Air

Kuan-Foo Chang, Guor-Cheng Fang , Chungsying Lu, Hsunling Bai

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2003.06.0005 | Volume: 3| Issue: 1| Pages: 41-51

Decomposition of Boron Trifluoride in the RF Plasma Environment

Ya-Fen Wang , Cheng-Hsien Tsai, Lien-Te Hsieh, Min-Liang Shih, Wen-Ching Chang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2003.06.0006 | Volume: 3| Issue: 1| Pages: 53-59

Influence of Operating Parameters on the Collection Efficiency and Size Distribution of Street Dust during Street Scrubbing

Chung-Shin Yuan , Su-Wen Cheng, Chung-Hsuang Hung, Tai-Yi Yu

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2003.06.0008 | Volume: 3| Issue: 1| Pages: 75-86

Abatement of Odor Emissions from Landfills Using Natural Effective Microorganism Enzyme

Shui-Jen Chen , Lien-Te Hsieh, Wen-Ing Hwang, He-Cheng Xu, Jen-Ho Kao

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2003.06.0009 | Volume: 3| Issue: 1| Pages: 87-99

Additive Effects on Chemical Vapor Deposition of CdS

Yung-Jung Hsu, Shin-Yuan Lu

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2004.07.0002 | Volume: 4| Issue: 1| Pages: 17-26

Removal of Polychlorinated Dibenzo-p-Dioxins and Dibenzofurans in Flue Gases by Venturi Scrubber and Bag Filter

Wei-Shan Lee, Guo-Ping Chang-Chien , Shui-Jen Chen, Lin-Chi Wang, Wen-Jhy Lee, Ya-Hsin Wang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2004.07.0003 | Volume: 4| Issue: 1| Pages: 27-37

The Temporal Variations of PM10 Concentration in Taipei: A Fractal Approach

Ding-Shun Ho, Lain-Chuen Juang, Yu-Ying Liao, Cheng-Cai Wang, Chung-Kung Lee , Ting-Chu Hsu, Shaw-Yang Yang, Chung-Chin Yu

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2004.07.0004 | Volume: 4| Issue: 1| Pages: 38-55

Development of a New Method for Measuring the Protection Provided by Respirators against Dust and Microorganisms

Shu-An Lee, Tiina Reponen , Weixin Li, Mikhaylo A. Trunov, Klaus Willeke, Sergey A. Grinshpun

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2004.07.0005 | Volume: 4| Issue: 1| Pages: 56-73

Control of Elemental Mercury Vapor in Combustion Systems Using Fe2O3 Nanoparticles

Scott Borderieux, Chang-Yu Wu , Jean-Claude Bonzongo, Kevin Powers

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2004.07.0006 | Volume: 4| Issue: 1| Pages: 74-90

Electrostatic Separation of Carbon Dioxide by Ionization in Bifurcation Flow

Takao Ito , Yoshio Otani, Norikazu Namiki

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2004.07.0007 | Volume: 4| Issue: 1| Pages: 91-104

Characteristics of Titania Nanoparticles Synthesized Through Low Temperature Aerosol Process

John K. Ani, S. Savithri, G. D. Surender

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2005.06.0001 | Volume: 5| Issue: 1| Pages: 1-13

Investigation of Urban Atmospheric Visibility Hsing Haar Wavelet Transform

Chin-Hsiang Luo , Chung-Shin Yuan, Che-Yen Wen, Jiun-Jian Liaw, Shih-Hsuan Chiu

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2005.06.0004 | Volume: 5| Issue: 1| Pages: 39-47

Source Apportionment of Airborne Particles During Winter in Contrasting, Coastal Cities

Inoka Senaratne, Francis M. Kelliher , Christopher Triggs

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2005.06.0005 | Volume: 5| Issue: 1| Pages: 48-64

Summary of Organic and Elemental Carbon/Black Carbon Analysis Methods and Intercomparisons

John G. Watson , Judith C. Chow, L.-W. Antony Chen

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2005.06.0006 | Volume: 5| Issue: 1| Pages: 65-102

A Four-Year Climatology of Total Column Tropical Urban Aerosol, Ozone and Vapor Distributions over Pune, India

P. C. S. Devara , S. K. Saha, P. Ernest Raj, S. M. Sonbawne, K. K. Dani, Y. K. Tiwari, R. S. Maheskumar

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2005.06.0007 | Volume: 5| Issue: 1| Pages: 103-114

Variation in the Chemistry of Aerosols in Two Different Winter Seasons at Pune and Sinhagad, India

Pramod Digambar Safai , Pasumarti Surya Prakasa Rao, Gafur Abulal Momin, Kaushar Ali, Dilip Motiram Chate, Puppala Siva Praveen, Panuganti China Sattilingam Devara

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2005.06.0008 | Volume: 5| Issue: 1| Pages: 115-126

Growth Properties of Sub-Micron Aerosols during Cold Season in India

D. M. Chate , P. C. S Devara

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2005.12.0001 | Volume: 5| Issue: 2| Pages: 127-140

Spatial and Temporal Distribution of Volatile Organic Compounds around an Industrial Park of Taiwan

I-Fu Hung, C G Deshpande, Chuen-Jinn Tsai , Shih-Hsuan Huang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2005.12.0002 | Volume: 5| Issue: 2| Pages: 141-153

Characterization of Both MTBE and BTEX in the Ambient Air of Night Markets in Southern Taiwan

Lien-Te Hsieh , Hsi-Hsien Yang, Ho-Wen Chen

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2005.12.0003 | Volume: 5| Issue: 2| Pages: 154-170

Reaction Mechanism of Ethylene Oxide at Various Oxygen/Ethylene Oxide Ratios in an RF Cold Plasma Environment

Wei-Tung Liao , Ta-Chin Wei, Lien-Te Hsieh, Cheng-Hsien Tsai, Minliang Shih

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2005.12.0005 | Volume: 5| Issue: 2| Pages: 185-203

Direct Conversion of Methane into Methanol and Formaldehyde in an RF Plasma Environment I: A Preliminary Study

Ya-Fen Wang , Cheng-Hsien Tsai, Minliang Shih, Lien-Te Hsieh, WenChing Chang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2005.12.0006 | Volume: 5| Issue: 2| Pages: 204-210

Direct Conversion of Methane into Methanol and Formaldehyde in an RF Plasma Environment II: Effects of Experimental Parameters

Ya-Fen Wang , Cheng-Hsien Tsai, Minliang Shih, Lien-Te Hsieh, WenChing Chang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2005.12.0007 | Volume: 5| Issue: 2| Pages: 211-224

Size Distribution of Particulate Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons in the Diluted Four-stroke Motorcycle Exhausts

Hsi-Hsien Yang , Shu-Mei Chien, Mu-Rong Chao, Ya-Fen Wang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2005.12.0008 | Volume: 5| Issue: 2| Pages: 225-235

Validation of MicroAeth® as a Black Carbon Monitor for Fixed-Site Measurement and Optimization for Personal Exposure Characterization

Jing Cai, Beizhan Yan, James Ross, Danian Zhang, Patrick L. Kinney, Matthew S. Perzanowski, KyungHwa Jung, Rachel Miller, Steven N. Chillrud

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.03.0088 | Volume: 14| Issue: 1| Pages: 1-9

A Spatially High Resolution and Activity Based Emissions Inventory for the Metropolitan Area of Istanbul, Turkey

Melik Kara , Nizamettin Mangir, Abdurrahman Bayram, Tolga Elbir

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.04.0124 | Volume: 14| Issue: 1| Pages: 10-20
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Urban Atmospheric Ammonia in Santiago City, Chile

Richard A. Toro, Mauricio Canales, Robert G. Flocchini, Raúl G.E. Morales, Manuel A. Leiva G.

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.07.0189 | Volume: 14| Issue: 1| Pages: 33-44

An Overview of Airborne Nanoparticle Filtration and Thermal Rebound Theory

Raheleh Givehchi, Zhongchao Tan

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.07.0239 | Volume: 14| Issue: 1| Pages: 46-63

Particle Deposition in Respiratory Tracts of School-Aged Children

Regan F. Patterson, Qunfang Zhang, Mei Zheng, Yifang Zhu

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.04.0113 | Volume: 14| Issue: 1| Pages: 64-73

Aerodynamic and Chemical Characteristics of Six Engineered Nanomaterial Powders

Michael R. Olson, Jamie J. Schauer , Maria Powell, Andrew P. Rutter, Martin M. Shafer

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.06.0185 | Volume: 14| Issue: 1| Pages: 74-85
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Indoor/Outdoor Relationships between PM10 and Associated Organic Compounds in a Primary School

Célia A. Alves , Roberta C. Urban, Priscilla N. Pegas, Teresa Nunes

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.04.0114 | Volume: 14| Issue: 1| Pages: 86-98

Identification and Classification of Different Aerosol Types over a Subtropical Rural Site in Mpumalanga, South Africa: Seasonal Variations as Retrieved from the AERONET Sunphotometer

Kanike Raghavendra Kumar , Venkataraman Sivakumar, Rajuru Ramakrishna Reddy, Kotalo Rama Gopal, Ayodele Joseph Adesina

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.03.0079 | Volume: 14| Issue: 1| Pages: 108-123

Critical Emissions from the Largest On-Road Transport Network in South Asia

Saroj Kumar Sahu , Gufran Beig, Neha Parkhi

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.04.0137 | Volume: 14| Issue: 1| Pages: 135-144

Metrological Performances of a Diffusion Charger Particle Counter for Personal Monitoring

Giorgio Buonanno , Rohan E. Jayaratne, Lidia Morawska, Luca Stabile

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.05.0152 | Volume: 14| Issue: 1| Pages: 156-167

Composition of PM2.5 and PM10 Collected at Urban Sites in Brazil

Davi Z. Souza, Pérola C. Vasconcellos , Helena Lee, Minna Aurela, Karri Saarnio, Kimmo Teinilä, Risto Hillamo

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.03.0071 | Volume: 14| Issue: 1| Pages: 168-176

Catalytic Air Freshening Diffusers Based on Isopropyl Alcohol - A Major Source of Acetone Indoors

Otmar Geiss , Carmen Del Cacho, Josefa Barrero-Moreno

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.02.0051 | Volume: 14| Issue: 1| Pages: 177-184

Characterization of Transient CO2 Transport in Two Convecting Aerosol Droplets in Tandem

Wei-Hsin Chen , Ming-Hang Tsai, Chen-I Hung

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.01.0029 | Volume: 14| Issue: 1| Pages: 207-219

Characterization of PM2.5 Major Components and Source Investigation in Suburban Hong Kong: A One Year Monitoring Study

X.H. Hilda Huang, Qijing Bian, Wai Man Ng, Peter. K.K. Louie, Jian Zhen Yu

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.01.0020 | Volume: 14| Issue: 1| Pages: 237-250

Impact of Relative Humidity and Water Soluble Constituents of PM2.5 on Visibility Impairment in Beijing, China

Jing Chen , Shasha Qiu, Jing Shang, Ossima M.F. Wilfrid, Xingang Liu, Hezhong Tian, Johan Boman

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.12.0360 | Volume: 14| Issue: 1| Pages: 260-268

Elimination of Odors Emitted from Hot-Melting of Recycle PS by Oxidative-Reductive Scrubbing

Shou-Te Chang, Ming-Shean Chou, Hsiao-Yu Chang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.01.0014 | Volume: 14| Issue: 1| Pages: 293-300

Source Profiles and Chemical Reactivity of Volatile Organic Compounds from Solvent Use in Shanghai, China

Hongli Wang, Yuezhen Qiao, Changhong Chen , Jun Lu, Haixia Dai, Liping Qiao, Shengrong Lou, Cheng Huang, Li Li, Shengao Jing, Jianping Wu

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.03.0064 | Volume: 14| Issue: 1| Pages: 301-310

A Modeling Study of a Typical Winter PM2.5 Pollution Episode in a City in Eastern China

Lina Gao, Renjian Zhang , Zhiwei Han, Congbin Fu, Peng Yan, Tijian Wang, Shengmao Hong, Li Jiao

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.02.0054 | Volume: 14| Issue: 1| Pages: 311-322

Methane Generation from the Intestine of Muscovy Ducks, Mule Ducks and White Roman Geese

Yieng-How Chen, Shin-Mei Lee, Jenn-Chung Hsu, Yu-Cheng Chang, Shu-Yin Wang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.05.0180 | Volume: 14| Issue: 1| Pages: 323-329

Origin of PM10 Pollution Episodes in an Industrialized Mega-City in Central China

Xinguo Zhuang, Yanxin Wang, Zhichao Zhu, Xavier Querol, Andrés Alastuey, Sergio Rodríguez, Hongmin Wei, Shuangqin Xu, Weiwei Lu, Mar Viana, María Cruz Minguillón

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.11.0316 | Volume: 14| Issue: 1| Pages: 338-346

Comparison of NO2 and SO2 Measurements Using Different Passive Samplers in Tropical Environment

Jun He , Honghui Xu, Rajasekhar Balasubramanian, Chuen Yu Chan, Chengjun Wang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.02.0055 | Volume: 14| Issue: 1| Pages: 355-363

Single and Dual Adsorption of Vapor-Phase Hg0 and/or HgCl2 by Innovative Composite Activated Carbons Impregnated with both S0 and Na2S

Iau-Ren Ie, HuaZhen Shen, Chung-Shin Yuan , Chung-Hsuang Hung, Wei-Hsiang Chen, Yi-Hsiu Jen

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.03.0072 | Volume: 14| Issue: 1| Pages: 376-385

Multi-Model Analyses of Dominant Factors Influencing Elemental Carbon in Tokyo Metropolitan Area of Japan

Satoru Chatani, Yu Morino, Hikari Shimadera, Hiroshi Hayami, Yasuaki Mori, Kansuke Sasaki, Mizuo Kajino, Takeshi Yokoi, Tazuko Morikawa, Toshimasa Ohara

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.02.0035 | Volume: 14| Issue: 1| Pages: 396-405

Qualitative Evaluation of m/z 85, 87, and 133 Signals in Organic Aerosol Mass Spectra of Fly Ash Produced by Coal Combustion

Satoshi Irei, Akio Shimono, Toshihide Hikida, Koji Kuramoto, Yoshizo Suzuki, Akinori Takami

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.04.0126 | Volume: 14| Issue: 1| Pages: 406-412

Sulfur Dioxide Emission Estimates from Merchant Vessels in a Port Area and Related Control Strategies

Ta-Kang Liu, Haw-Yang Sheu, Jhen-Yuan Tsai

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.02.0061 | Volume: 14| Issue: 1| Pages: 413-421

Emission of Air Pollutants from Crop Residue Burning in India

Niveta Jain, Arti Bhatia, Himanshu Pathak

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.01.0031 | Volume: 14| Issue: 1| Pages: 422-430

Evaluation of Car Air Filters’ Efficiency as Active Samplers for Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons and Heavy Metals

Quan-Ying Cai, Pei-Yun Xiao, Huixiong Lü , Athanasios Katsoyiannis, Jun-Jian Tian, Qiao-Yun Zeng, Ce-Hui Mo

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.03.0098 | Volume: 14| Issue: 1| Pages: 431-439

Atmospheric Fine Mode Particulates at Eastern Himalaya, India: Role of Meteorology, Long-Range Transport and Local Anthropogenic Sources

Anandamay Adak, Abhijit Chatterjee , Ajay Kumar Singh, Chirantan Sarkar, Sanjay Ghosh, Sibaji Raha

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.03.0090 | Volume: 14| Issue: 1| Pages: 440-450

ab initio Thermodynamic Study of the CO2 Capture Properties of M2CO3 (M = Na, K)- and CaCO3-Promoted MgO Sorbents Towards Forming Double Salts

Yuhua Duan , Keling Zhang, Xiaohong S. Li, David L. King, Bingyun Li, Lifeng Zhao, Yunhan Xiao

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.05.0178 | Volume: 14| Issue: 2| Pages: 470-479

A Review: CO2 Utilization

Chih-Hung Huang, Chung-Sung Tan

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.10.0326 | Volume: 14| Issue: 2| Pages: 480-499

Towards Solar Thermochemical Carbon Dioxide Capture via Calcium Oxide Looping: A Review

Leanne Reich, Lindsey Yue, Roman Bader, Wojciech Lipiński

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.05.0169 | Volume: 14| Issue: 2| Pages: 500-514

CO2 Sequestration in Saline Formation

Yee Soong , Bret H. Howard, Sheila W. Hedges, Igor Haljasmaa, Robert P. Warzinski, Gino Irdi, Thomas R. McLendon

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.06.0195 | Volume: 14| Issue: 2| Pages: 522-532

Comparison of CO2 Photoreduction Systems: A Review

Wei-Ning Wang, Johnathon Soulis, Y. Jeffrey Yang, Pratim Biswas

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.09.0283 | Volume: 14| Issue: 2| Pages: 533-549

Heat Stable Salt Accumulation and Solvent Degradation in a Pilot-Scale CO2 Capture Process Using Coal Combustion Flue Gas

Jesse G. Thompson, Reynolds Frimpong, Joseph E. Remias, Jim K. Neathery, Kunlei Liu

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.05.0150 | Volume: 14| Issue: 2| Pages: 550-558

The Effect of an Anti-idling Campaign on Indoor Aerosol at Urban Schools

Jin Yong Kim, Patrick H. Ryan Ryan, Mikhail Yermakov, Christopher Schaffer, Tiina Reponen, Sergey A. Grinshpun

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.09.0289 | Volume: 14| Issue: 3| Pages: 585-595

Satellite Retrievals of Aerosol Optical Depth over a Subtropical Urban Area: The Role of Stratification and Surface Reflectance

Jerónimo Escribano , Laura Gallardo, Roberto Rondanelli, Yong-Sang Choi

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.03.0082 | Volume: 14| Issue: 3| Pages: 596-607
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Seasonal Variability of Atmospheric Aerosol Parameters over Greater Noida Using Ground Sunphotometer Observations

Manish Sharma, Dimitris G. Kaskaoutis, Ramesh P. Singh , Sachchidanand Singh

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.06.0219 | Volume: 14| Issue: 3| Pages: 608-622

Electrospray Facilitates the Germination of Plant Seeds

Stephen G. Wu, Li Huang, Jennifer Head, Madelyn Ball, Yinjie J. Tang, Da-Ren Chen

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.06.0212 | Volume: 14| Issue: 3| Pages: 632-641

Comparing the Performance of Statistical Models for Predicting PM10 Concentrations

Arwa S. Sayegh , Said Munir, Turki M. Habeebullah

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.07.0259 | Volume: 14| Issue: 3| Pages: 653-665

Chemical Composition of Snow-Water and Scavenging Ratios over Costal Antarctica

Krishnakant Babanrao Budhavant , Pasumarthi Surya Prakasa Rao, Pramod Digambar Safai

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.03.0104 | Volume: 14| Issue: 3| Pages: 666-676

A Multi-Analytical Approach to the Use of Conifer Needles as Passive Samplers of Particulate Matter and Organic Pollutants

Giulia Bertolotti , Elena C. Rada, Marco Ragazzi, Alessandro Chisté, Stefano Gialanella

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.10.0308 | Volume: 14| Issue: 3| Pages: 677-685

Retrieval of Aerosol Properties from Surface Measurements in an Urban Environment

Khan Alam , Pierre Madl, Thomas Trautmann, Thomas Blaschke, Muhammad Jawed Iqbal

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.09.0294 | Volume: 14| Issue: 3| Pages: 686-696

Plasma Supported Odour Removal from Waste Air in Water Treatment Plants: An Industrial Case Study

Marcin Hołub , Ronny Brandenburg, Helge Grosch, Stefan Weinmann, Bernd Hansel

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.05.0171 | Volume: 14| Issue: 3| Pages: 697-707

Impact of Biomass Burning on Aerosol Size Distribution, Aerosol Optical Properties and Associated Radiative Forcing

Elisabeth Alonso-Blanco, Ana I. Calvo, Véronique Pont, Marc Mallet, Roberto Fraile , Amaya Castro

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.05.0163 | Volume: 14| Issue: 3| Pages: 708-724

Road Dust Emission Sources and Assessment of Street Washing Effect

Angeliki Karanasiou , Fulvio Amato, Teresa Moreno, Julio Lumbreras, Rafael Borge, Cristina Linares, Elena Boldo, Andres Alastuey, Xavier Querol

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.03.0074 | Volume: 14| Issue: 3| Pages: 734-743

Size Distribution and Optical Properties of Ambient Aerosols during Autumn in Orleans, France

Dawei Hu, Ling Li, Mahmoud Idir, Abdelwahid Mellouki , Jianmin Chen, Véronique Daële, Hui Chen, Mathieu Cazaunau, Benoit Grosselin, Yujing Mu, Xinming Wang, Jinhe Wang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.07.0252 | Volume: 14| Issue: 3| Pages: 744-755

Seasonal Variation of Ammonia and Ammonium Aerosol at a Background Station in the Yangtze River Delta Region, China

Zhaoyang Meng , Renjian Zhang, Weili Lin, Xiaofang Jia, Xiangming Yu, Xiaolan Yu, Gehui Wang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.02.0046 | Volume: 14| Issue: 3| Pages: 756-766

Measuring and Modeling Aerosol: Relationship with Haze Events in Shanghai, China

Guangqiang Zhou, Fan Yang, Fuhai Geng, Jianming Xu, Xin Yang , Xuexi Tie

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.01.0019 | Volume: 14| Issue: 3| Pages: 783-792

Investigations of Transported and Local Emissions on Particle Compositions in Korea

Mylene G. Cayetano, Philip K. Hopke, Kwon H. Lee, Jinsang Jung, Tsatsral Batmunkh, Kwangyul Lee, Young J. Kim

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.08.0218 | Volume: 14| Issue: 3| Pages: 793-805
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Aerosol Optical Properties and Composition over a Table Top Complex Mining Area in a Monsoon Trough Region

R. Latha , B.S. Murthy, Manoj Kumar, S. Jyotsna, K. Lipi, G. Pandithurai, N.C. Mahanti

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.02.0062 | Volume: 14| Issue: 3| Pages: 806-817

Source Profiles of Volatile Organic Compounds from Biomass Burning in Yangtze River Delta, China

Hongli Wang, Shengrong Lou, Cheng Huang, Liping Qiao, Xibin Tang, Changhong Chen , Limin Zeng, Qian Wang, Min Zhou, Sihua Lu, Xuena Yu

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.05.0174 | Volume: 14| Issue: 3| Pages: 818-828

Column-Integrated Aerosol Optical Properties during Summer and Autumn of 2012 in Xi’an, China

Xiaoli Su, Junji Cao Cao , Zhengqiang Li, Meijing Lin, Gehui Wang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.03.0093 | Volume: 14| Issue: 3| Pages: 850-861

An Observation-Based Model for Secondary Inorganic Aerosols

Jian Xue, Zibing Yuan , Jian Zhen Yu, Alexis K.H. Lau

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.06.0188 | Volume: 14| Issue: 3| Pages: 862-878
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Chemical Characterization of Summertime Dust Events at Kanpur: Insight into the Sources and Level of Mixing with Anthropogenic Emissions

Subhasish Ghosh, Tarun Gupta , Nikhil Rastogi, Abhishek Gaur, Amit Misra, Sachchida N. Tripathi, Debajyoti Paul Paul, Vinod Tare, Om Prakash, Deepika Bhattu, Anubhav K. Dwivedi, Daya S. Kaul, Rosalin Dalai, Sumit K. Mishra

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.07.0240 | Volume: 14| Issue: 3| Pages: 879-891

Comparative Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) of Accelerated Carbonation Processes Using Steelmaking Slag for CO2 Fixation

Li-Shan Xiao, Run Wang, Pen-Chi Chiang, Shu-Yuan Pan, Qing-Hai Guo, E.E Chang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.04.0121 | Volume: 14| Issue: 3| Pages: 892-904

Study of Aerosol Optical Properties Based on Ground Measurements over Sichuan Basin, China

Ran Tao, Huizheng Che , Quanliang Chen, Jun Tao, Yaqiang Wang, Junying Sun, Hong Wang, Xiaoye Zhang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.04.0125 | Volume: 14| Issue: 3| Pages: 905-915

Facile Preparation of Nitrogen-Doped Activated Carbon for Carbon Dioxide Adsorption

Lung-Chuan Chen, Po-Yang Peng, Long-Full Lin, Thomas C.K. Yang, Chao-Ming Huang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.03.0089 | Volume: 14| Issue: 3| Pages: 916-927

Characteristic and Concentration Distribution of Culturable Airborne Bacteria in Residential Environments in Beijing, China

Zhiguo Fang , Chanjuan Gong, Zhiyun Ouyang, Peng Liu, Li Sun, Xiaoyong Wang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.04.0109 | Volume: 14| Issue: 3| Pages: 943-953

Seasonal Variation of Physical and Chemical Properties in TSP, PM10 and PM2.5 at a Roadside Site in Beijing and Their Influence on Atmospheric Visibility

Yan-Ju Liu , Ting-Ting Zhang, Qing-Yang Liu, Ren-Jian Zhang, Zhen-Quan Sun, Mei-Gen Zhang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.01.0023 | Volume: 14| Issue: 3| Pages: 954-969

The Size Distributions of Ambient Air Metallic Pollutants by Using a Multi-Stage MOUDI Sampler

Guor-Cheng Fang , Chia-Ying Chang, Jen-Hsiung Tsai, Chih-Chung Lin

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.05.0139 | Volume: 14| Issue: 3| Pages: 970-980

Characterization and Evaluation of Prepared Fe2O3/Al2O3 Oxygen Carriers for Chemical Looping Process

Ping-Chin Chiu, Young Ku , You-Lin Wu, Hsuan-Chih Wu, Yu-Lin Kuo, Yao-Hsuan Tseng

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.04.0135 | Volume: 14| Issue: 3| Pages: 981-990

Comparison of Filtration Efficiency and Pressure Drop in Anti-Yellow Sand Masks, Quarantine Masks, Medical Masks, General Masks, and Handkerchiefs

Hyejung Jung, Jongbo Kim Kim, Seungju Lee, Jinho Lee, Jooyoun Kim, Perngjy Tsai, Chungsik Yoon

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.06.0201 | Volume: 14| Issue: 3| Pages: 991-1002

An Experimental Study on Performance Improvement of the Stairmand Cyclone Design

Chia-Wei Hsu, Sheng-Hsiu Huang, Chih-Wei Lin, Ta-Chih Hsiao, Wen-Yinn Lin, Chih-Chieh Chen

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.04.0129 | Volume: 14| Issue: 3| Pages: 1003-1016

Chemical Characterizations of PM10 Profiles for Major Emission Sources in Xining, Northwestern China

Jinbao Han, Bin Han, Penghui Li, Shaofei Kong, Zhipeng Bai , Dehui Han, Xiaoyan Dou, Xudong Zhao

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.01.0027 | Volume: 14| Issue: 3| Pages: 1017-1027

Effects of Electric Field Strength on an Antimicrobial Air Filter

Gi Byoung Hwang, Hyun-Seol Park, Gwi-Nam Bae , Jae Hee Jung

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.06.0199 | Volume: 14| Issue: 3| Pages: 1028-1037

Study of the Promotion Effect of Iron on Supported Manganese Catalysts for NO Oxidation

Lu Liu, Xiang Gao , Hao Song, Cheng-Hang Zheng, Xin-Bo Zhu, Zhong-Yang Luo, Ming-Jiang Ni, Ke-Fa Cen

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.04.0136 | Volume: 14| Issue: 3| Pages: 1038-1046

A Case Study on the Long-Term Influence of Historical Intensive Usage of Organochlorine Pesticides on Current Ambient Air

Xiaoxu Jiang, Lirong Gao, Guorui Liu, Cheng Li, Minghui Zheng

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.03.0102 | Volume: 14| Issue: 3| Pages: 1047-1054

Observational Study of Surface O3, NOx, CH4 and Total NMHCs at Kannur, India

T. Nishanth , K.M. Praseed, M.K. Satheesh Kumar, K.T. Valsaraj

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.11.0323 | Volume: 14| Issue: 3| Pages: 1074-1088

Source Apportionment of PM2.5 Using a CMB Model for a Centrally Located Indian City

Pradeep Pipalatkar, Vaishali V. Khaparde , Daulat G. Gajghate, Mouktik A. Bawase

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.04.0130 | Volume: 14| Issue: 3| Pages: 1089-1099
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Monitoring of Airborne Polybrominated Diphenyl Ethers in the Urban Area by Means of Road Dust and Camphor Tree Barks

Shuangxin Shi , Liang Dong, Wenlong Yang, Li Zhou, Lifei Zhang Zhang, Xiulan Zhang, Yeru Huang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.11.0304 | Volume: 14| Issue: 4| Pages: 1106-1113

Atmospheric Occurrence and Gas-Particle Partitioning of PBDEs in an Industrialised and Urban Area of Florence, Italy

Alessandra Cincinelli , Francesca Pieri, Tania Martellini, Maurizio Passaponti, Massimo Del Bubba, Sabino Del Vento, Athanasios A. Katsoyiannis

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.01.0021 | Volume: 14| Issue: 4| Pages: 1121-1130
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Influence of the Properties of Macromolecular Carbon on de Novo Synthesis of PCDDs, PCDFs, PCBs, and Chlorobenzenes

Takashi Fujimori, Kohei Nishimura, Kazuyuki Oshita, Nobuo Takeda, Masaki Takaoka

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.03.0100 | Volume: 14| Issue: 4| Pages: 1131-1141

PCDD/F and PCBz Emissions during Start-up and Normal Operation of a Hazardous Waste Incinerator in China

Xiaoqing Lin, Qunxing Huang , Tong Chen, Xiaodong Li, Shengyong Lu, Hailong Wu, Jianhua Yan, Miaosheng Zhou, Hua Wang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.03.0068 | Volume: 14| Issue: 4| Pages: 1142-1151

PCDD/F Emissions from Hazardous Waste Incinerators in China

Qi Wang, Yuqi Jin , Xiaodong Li, Jia Chen, Shengyong Lu, Tong Chen, Jianhua Yan, Miaosheng Zhou, Hua Wang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.03.0069 | Volume: 14| Issue: 4| Pages: 1152-1159

The Emission Characteristics of PAHs during Coal and Sewage Sludge Co-Combustion in a Drop Tube Furnace

Wangsheng Chen, Jun Han , Linbo Qin, Masami Furuuchi, Hata Mitsuhiko

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.06.0192 | Volume: 14| Issue: 4| Pages: 1160-1167

Memory Effects of Polychlorinated Dibenzo-p-dioxin and Furan Emissions in a Laboratory Waste Incinerator

Jhong-Lin Wu , Ta-Chang Lin , Lin-Chi Wang, Guo-Ping Chang-Chien

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.05.0179 | Volume: 14| Issue: 4| Pages: 1168-1178

The Emission of Polychlorinated Dibenzo-p-dioxins and Polychlorinated Dibenzofurans from Steel and Cement-Kiln Plants in Vietnam

Nguyen Van Thuong, Vu Duc Nam, Nguyen Thi Minh Hue, Le Ke Son, Nguyen Van Thuy, Hoang Duong Tung, Nguyen Anh Tuan, Tu Binh Minh, Do Quang Huy, Nguyen Hung Minh

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.03.0099 | Volume: 14| Issue: 4| Pages: 1189-1198

Removal of Chlorinated Aromatic Organic Compounds from MWI with Catalytic Filtration

Pao Chen Hung, Shu Hao Chang, Moo Been Chang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.02.0041 | Volume: 14| Issue: 4| Pages: 1215-1222

The PCDD/F Removal Efficiency of a Medical Waste Incinerator Dual-Bag Filter System

Ming-Wei Chen, Ta-Chang Lin , Lin-Chi Wang, Guo-Ping Chang-Chien

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.05.0164 | Volume: 14| Issue: 4| Pages: 1223-1231

Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons in the Atmosphere of Two Subtropical Cities in Southeast China: Seasonal Variation and Gas/Particle Partitioning

Shui-Ping Wu , Bing-Yu Yang, Xin-Hong Wang, Chung-Shin Yuan, Hua-Sheng Hong

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.01.0015 | Volume: 14| Issue: 4| Pages: 1232-1246

Influence of Biomass Burning on the Levels of Atmospheric Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons and Their Nitro Derivatives in Chiang Mai, Thailand

Thanyarat Chuesaard, Thaneeya Chetiyanukornkul, Takayuki Kameda, Kazuichi Hayakawa, Akira Toriba

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.05.0161 | Volume: 14| Issue: 4| Pages: 1247-1257
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Organochlorinated Compounds in the Air at NAEO, an Eastern Background Site in China: Long-Range Atmospheric Transport versus Local Sources

Di Liu, Yue Xu , Jun Li, Chakra Chaemfa, Chongguo Tian, Xiang Liu, Chunling Luo, Gan Zhang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.01.0026 | Volume: 14| Issue: 4| Pages: 1258-1268

Distribution of Polychlorinated Dibenzo-p-dioxins and Dibenzofurans in the Atmosphere of Beijing, China

Zhi-Guang Zhou, Bin Zhao , Li Qi, Peng-Jun Xu, Yue Ren, Nan Li, Sen Zheng, Hu Zhao, Shuang Fan, Ting Zhang, Ai-Min Liu, Ye-Ru Huang, Li Shen

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.01.0032 | Volume: 14| Issue: 4| Pages: 1269-1278

Increase of Ambient PCDD/F Concentrations in Northern Taiwan during Asian Dust Storm and Winter Monsoon Episodes

Kai Hsien Chi , Charles C.K. Chou, Chi-Ming Peng, Moo Been Chang, Chuan-Yao Lin, Chueh-Ting Li

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.03.0097 | Volume: 14| Issue: 4| Pages: 1279-1291

Airborne Persistent Organic Pollutants and Male Reproductive Health

Ping-Chi Hsu , Yueliang Leon Guo, Derek R. Smith, Yu-Sheng Lin, Li-Ho Tseng, Chia-Wei Lee, Jenq-Renn Chen

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.03.0066 | Volume: 14| Issue: 4| Pages: 1292-1298

Particle-Size Dust Concentrations of Polybrominated Diphenyl Ethers (PBDEs) in Southern Taiwanese Houses and Assessment of the PBDE Daily Intakes in Toddlers and Adults

How-Ran Chao, Cherng-Gueih Shy, Huei-Lin Huang, Teck-Wai Koh, Te-Sung Tok, Solomon Chih-Cheng Chen, Bao-An Chiang, Yi-Ming Kuo, Kuan-Chung Chen, Gou-Ping Chang-Chien

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.12.0342 | Volume: 14| Issue: 4| Pages: 1299-1309

Health Risk from Exposure to PCDD/Fs from a Waelz Plant in Central Taiwan

Yen-An Tsai, I-Fang Mao, Kai Hsien Chi, Moo Been Chang, Chun-Cheng Feng, Chih-Hung Lin, Pao Chen Hung, Mei Lien Chen

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.04.0107 | Volume: 14| Issue: 4| Pages: 1310-1319

Impact of Brominated POPs on the Neurodevelopment and Thyroid Hormones of Young Children in an Indoor Environment—A Review

How-Ran Chao, Huei-Lin Huang , Yi-Chyun Hsu, Chun-Wen Lin, Ding-Yan Lin, Yan-You Gou, Kuan-Chung Chen

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.05.0156 | Volume: 14| Issue: 4| Pages: 1320-1332

Influence of Back Electrostatic Field on the Collection Efficiency of an Electrostatic Lunar Dust Collector

Nima Afshar-Mohajer, Yatit Thakker, Chang-Yu Wu , Nicoleta Sorloaica-Hickman

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.12.0353 | Volume: 14| Issue: 5| Pages: 1333-1343

Traffic Particles in Ambient Air of a Major US Urban Area: Has Anything Changed over a Decade?

Sergey A. Grinshpun , Mikhail Yermakov, Tiina Reponen, Mark Simmons, Grace K. LeMasters, Patrick H. Ryan

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.11.0334 | Volume: 14| Issue: 5| Pages: 1344-1351

Effect of Ambient Temperature and Fuel on Particle Number Emissions on Light-Duty Spark-Ignition Vehicles

Kento T. Magara-Gomez, Michael R. Olson, Jerome E. McGinnis, Mang Zhang, James J. Schauer

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.06.0183 | Volume: 14| Issue: 5| Pages: 1360-1371
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Mobile Particle and NOx Emission Characterization at Helsinki Downtown: Comparison of Different Traffic Flow Areas

Tero Lähde, Jarkko V. Niemi, Anu Kousa, Topi Rönkkö, Panu Karjalainen, Jorma Keskinen, Anna Frey, Risto Hillamo, Liisa Pirjola

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.10.0311 | Volume: 14| Issue: 5| Pages: 1372-1382

Particulate Matter and Number Concentrations of Particles Larger than 0.25 μm in the Urban Atmosphere of Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

Tareq Hussein , Mansour A. Alghamdi, Mamdouh Khoder, Ahmad S. AbdelMaksoud, Hisham Al-Jeelani, Mohammad K. Goknil, Ibrahim I. Shabbaj, Fahd M. Almehmadi, Antti Hyvärinen, Heikki Lihavainen, Kaarle Hämeri

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2014.02.0027 | Volume: 14| Issue: 5| Pages: 1383-1391
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Microstructure and Chemical Composition of Diesel and Biodiesel Particle Exhaust

Olga B. Popovicheva , Elena D. Kireeva, Sandro Steiner, Barbara Rothen-Rutishauser, Natalia M. Persiantseva, Mikhail A. Timofeev, Nataljia K. Shonija, Pierre Comte, Jan Czerwinski

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.11.0336 | Volume: 14| Issue: 5| Pages: 1392-1401

Intra-Annual Deposition of Atmospheric 210Pb,210Po and the Residence Times of Aerosol in Xiamen, China

Zhou Wang, Weifeng Yang , Min Chen, Peng Lin, Yusheng Qiu

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.05.0170 | Volume: 14| Issue: 5| Pages: 1402-1410

Indoor VOCs from Religious and Ritual Burning Practices in India

Shamsh Pervez , Shippi Dewangan, Rajan Chakrabarty, Barbara Zielinska

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.09.0291 | Volume: 14| Issue: 5| Pages: 1418-1430

Characteristics of Aerosol Optical Properties and Their Chemical Apportionments during CAREBeijing 2006

Tingting Han, Xingang Liu , Yuanhang Zhang, Yu Qu, Jianwei Gu, Qiang Ma, Keding Lu, Hezhong Tian, Jing Chen, Limin Zeng, Min Hu, Tong Zhu

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.06.0203 | Volume: 14| Issue: 5| Pages: 1431-1442

Novel Technique for Profiling of Aerosol, Ozone and Water Vapor during Winter Using Mobile Radiometers over a Hilltop Station

Panuganti China Sattilingam Devara , Sunil Manohar Sonbawne, Sanjoy Kumar Saha

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.05.0168 | Volume: 14| Issue: 5| Pages: 1443-1454

Cluster Analysis for Daily Patterns of SO2 and NO2 Measured by the DOAS System in Xiamen

Peng Shi, Pin-Hua Xie, Min Qin, Fu-Qi Si, Ke Dou, Ke Du

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.05.0160 | Volume: 14| Issue: 5| Pages: 1455-1465

Experimental Research on a Process for the Recycling of Yellow Phosphorous Tail Gas to Produce Formic Acid

Baoqing Liu, Mingqiang Chen, Yikun Zhang, Luyan Qian, Zhijiang Jin

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.05.0181 | Volume: 14| Issue: 5| Pages: 1466-1476

PM2.5 Emissions from Hand-Held Sparklers: Chemical Characterization and Health Risk Assessment

Raghu Betha, Rajasekhar Balasubramanian

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.07.0255 | Volume: 14| Issue: 5| Pages: 1477-1486

Evaluation of the Changes of the Concentration, Composition and Possible Sources of Size-Resolved Particulate Matter between 2010 and 2011 in a Western Chinese Mega City

Yu-Fen Zhang, Hong Xu, Gui-Rong Liu, Ying-Ze Tian, Guo-Liang Shi , Jian-Hui Wu, Pu Zhang, Lai-Dong Zhou, Yin-Chang Feng

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.04.0108 | Volume: 14| Issue: 5| Pages: 1500-1514
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Speciated PM10 Emission Inventory for Delhi, India

Prashant Gargava , Judith C. Chow, John G. Watson, Douglas H. Lowenthal

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.02.0047 | Volume: 14| Issue: 5| Pages: 1515-1526

Development and Validation of a Methodology for Characterization of Sodium Aerosols in Cover Gas Region

Amit Kumar, Venkatesan Subramanian, Ramakrishnan Baskaran , Subramanian Krishnakumar, Sivasubramanian Chandramouli, Balasubramanian Venkatraman

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.07.0256 | Volume: 14| Issue: 5| Pages: 1534-1541

Trans-Boundary Volcanic SO2 Detected over Pakistan from Satellite Observations during the Time Period 2004–2012

Palwasha Khattak, Muhammad Fahim Khokhar , Saud Ahmed Khan

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.12.0361 | Volume: 14| Issue: 6| Pages: 1543-1557

Effect of the Quartz Particle Size on XRD Quantifications and Its Implications for Field Collected Samples

Ching-Hwa Chen, Jhy-Charm Soo, Li-Hao Young, Trong-Nen Wu, Chungsik Yoon, Chane-Yu Lai, Perng-Jy Tsai

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.04.0119 | Volume: 14| Issue: 6| Pages: 1573-1583

Numerical Simulation of Airflow Structure and Dust Emissions behind Porous Fences Used to Shelter Open Storage Piles

Chong-Fang Song, Lin Peng , Jun-Ji Cao, Ling Mu, Hui-Ling Bai, Xiao-Feng Liu

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.11.0331 | Volume: 14| Issue: 6| Pages: 1584-1592

Emissions of PCDD/Fs and PCBs during the Cold Start-up of Municipal Solid Waste Incinerators

Chun-Jou Guo, Mao-Sung Wang, Sheng-Lun Lin , Hsiao-Hsuan Mi , Lin-Chi Wang, Guo-Ping Chang-Chien

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2014.06.0118 | Volume: 14| Issue: 6| Pages: 1593-1604
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Zr-Fumarate MOF a Novel CO2-Adsorbing Material: Synthesis and Characterization

Mani Ganesh, Pushparaj Hemalatha, Mei Mei Peng, Wang Seog Cha, Hyun Tae Jang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.11.0337 | Volume: 14| Issue: 6| Pages: 1605-1612

Temporal Variation of Particulate Matter (PM) and Potential Sources at an Urban Site of Udaipur in Western India

Ravi Yadav, Lokesh Kumar Sahu , Saiyed Nisar Ali Jaaffrey, Gufran Beig

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.10.0310 | Volume: 14| Issue: 6| Pages: 1613-1629

Development of a Fuzzy Pattern Recognition Model for Air Quality Assessment of Howrah City

Abhishek Upadhyay, Kanchan Kanchan, Pramila Goyal Goyal, Anjaneyulu Yerramilli, Amit Kumar Gorai

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.04.0118 | Volume: 14| Issue: 6| Pages: 1639-1652

Seasonal and Diurnal Characteristics of Carbonyls in Urban Air in Qinzhou, China

Song-Jun Guo, Mei Chen , Xiao-Lang He, Wei-Wei Yang, Ji-Hua Tan

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.12.0351 | Volume: 14| Issue: 6| Pages: 1653-1664

Optical Emission Spectroscopy in Cooking Exhaust from a Wet Scrubber/Atmospheric Plasma Reactor

Hsiao-Hsuan Mi, Wei-Tung Liao, Hung-Chang Chang, Shui-Jen Chen, Chih-Chung Lin, Lien-Te Hsieh

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2014.01.0002 | Volume: 14| Issue: 6| Pages: 1665-1674

Study and Application of a Cyclone for Removing Amine Droplets from Recycled Hydrogen in a Hydrogenation Unit

Liang Ma, Jingping Wu, Yanhong Zhang, Qisong Shen, Jianping Li, Hualin Wang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.09.0303 | Volume: 14| Issue: 6| Pages: 1675-1684

Study of Surface Morphology, Elemental Composition and Origin of Atmospheric Aerosols (PM2.5 and PM10) over Agra, India

Atar Singh Pipal , Rohi Jan, P.G. Satsangi, Suresh Tiwari, Ajay Taneja

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2014.01.0017 | Volume: 14| Issue: 6| Pages: 1685-1700

Diurnal and Seasonal Characteristics of Aerosol Ionic Constituents over an Urban Location in Western India: Secondary Aerosol Formation and Meteorological Influence

A.K. Sudheer , Ramabadran Rengarajan, Dipjyoti Deka, Ravi Bhushan, Sunil Kumar Singh, Mohammed Yusuff Aslam

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.09.0288 | Volume: 14| Issue: 6| Pages: 1701-1713
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Metabolomic Analysis of the Effects of Motorcycle Exhaust on Rat Testes and Liver

Ching Yu Lin , Shang-Ying Wu, Hao-Jan Liang, Yi-Chun Liu, Tzuu-Huei Ueng

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.07.0260 | Volume: 14| Issue: 6| Pages: 1714-1725
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Source Characterization of Trace Elements in Indoor Environments at Urban, Rural and Roadside Sites in a Semi Arid Region of India

Aditi Kulshrestha, David D. Massey, Jamson Masih , Ajay Taneja

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.05.0147 | Volume: 14| Issue: 6| Pages: 1738-1751

Diwali Fireworks: Early Signs of Impact on PM10 Properties of Rural Brahmaputra Valley

Pratibha Deka, Raza Rafiqul Hoque

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.09.0287 | Volume: 14| Issue: 6| Pages: 1752-1762

Near-Surface Vertical Profiles of Urban Roadside NOx and Fine Particles

Yoshihiro Nakashima , Charlotte E. Jones, Wakana Yamanobe, Yoshizumi Kajii

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.08.0278 | Volume: 14| Issue: 6| Pages: 1763-1768

Air Quality Assessment in the Surroundings of KMML Industrial Area, Chavara in Kerala, South India

Jaya Divakaran Sarasamma , Beena Kochuraman Narayanan

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.10.0327 | Volume: 14| Issue: 6| Pages: 1769-1778

Indoor Emissions of Carbonaceous Aerosol and Other Air Pollutants from Household Fuel Burning in Southwest China

Hefeng Zhang, Tong Zhu, Shuxiao Wang, Jiming Hao , Heidi E.S. Mest, Line W.H. Alnes, Kristin Aunan, Zeqin Dong, Liying Ma, Yu Hu, Min Zhang, Abdel Wahid Mellouki, Fahe Chai, Shulan Wang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.10.0305 | Volume: 14| Issue: 6| Pages: 1779-1788
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Non-Invasive Measurement of Carbon Monoxide in Rural Indian Woman Exposed to Different Cooking Fuel Smoke

Vinod Joon , Krishan Kumar, M. Bhattacharya, Avinash Chandra

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.05.0157 | Volume: 14| Issue: 6| Pages: 1789-1797

Identification of Missing Anthropogenic Emission Sources in Russia: Implication for Modeling Arctic Haze

Kan Huang Huang, Joshua S. Fu , Elke L. Hodson, Xinyi Dong, Joe Cresko, Vitaly Y. Prikhodko, John M. Storey, Meng-Dawn Cheng

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2014.08.0165 | Volume: 14| Issue: 7| Pages: 1799-1811
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Quantification of Low Pressure Impactor Wall Deposits during Zinc Nanoparticle Sampling

Thibaut Durand, Sébastien Bau, Yves Morele, Virginie Matera, Denis Bémer, Davy Rousset

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.10.0304 | Volume: 14| Issue: 7| Pages: 1812-1821

Mercury Wet Deposition and Speciated Air Concentrations from Two Urban Sites in New York State: Temporal Patterns and Regional Context

Kevin L. Civerolo , Oliver V. Rattigan, H. Dirk Felton, Matthew J. Hirsch, Steven DeSantis

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2014.03.0052 | Volume: 14| Issue: 7| Pages: 1822-1837

Source Apportionment and Characterization of Particulate Matter (PM10) in Urban Environment of Lahore

Khan Alam , Azam Mukhtar, Imran Shahid, Thomas Blaschke, Hussain Majid, Said Rahman, Rehana Khan, Naheed Rahman

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2014.01.0005 | Volume: 14| Issue: 7| Pages: 1851-1861

Weekend-Weekday Effect Assessment for O3, NOx, CO and PM10 in Andalusia, Spain (2003–2008)

José Antonio Adame , Miguel Ángel Hernández-Ceballos, Mar Sorribas, Antonio Lozano, Benito Arturo De la Morena

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2014.02.0026 | Volume: 14| Issue: 7| Pages: 1862-1874

Spatio-Temporal Analyses of Atmospheric Sulfur Dioxide Column Densities over Pakistan by Using SCIAMACHY Data

Palwasha Khattak, Muhammad Fahim Khokhar , Naila Yasmin

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.12.0357 | Volume: 14| Issue: 7| Pages: 1883-1896

Elemental Composition of Ambient Fine Particles in Urban Schools: Sources of Children’s Exposure

Leigh R. Crilley, Godwin A. Ayoko , Eduard Stelcer, David D. Cohen, Mandana Mazaheri, Lidia Morawska

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2014.04.0077 | Volume: 14| Issue: 7| Pages: 1906-1916
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Levels and Composition of Ambient Particulate Matter at a Mountainous Rural Site in Northern Vietnam

Hoang Xuan Co, Nghiem Trung Dung, Nguyen Thi Kim Oanh , Nguyen Thanh Hang, Nguyen Hong Phuc, Hoang Anh Le

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.09.0300 | Volume: 14| Issue: 7| Pages: 1917-1928
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Decoupling Effects and Decomposition Analysis of CO2 Emissions from Thailand’s Thermal Power Sector

Isara Muangthai, Charles Lewis, Sue J. Lin

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Measurement of Soluble and Total Hexavalent Chromium in the Ambient Airborne Particles in New Jersey

Lihui Huang, Chang Ho Yu, Philip K. Hopke, Paul J. Lioy, Brian T. Buckley, Jin Young Shin, Zhihua Tina Fan

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.10.0312 | Volume: 14| Issue: 7| Pages: 1939-1949

Hourly Variations and Potential Sources of Airborne Trace Elements in PM10 in Four Representative Regions of Southeastern China

Huajun Ye , Kai Yang, Xuejiao Jiang, Lili Niu, Daozhu Hua, Dan Li, Shuihe Shi

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2014.07.0125 | Volume: 14| Issue: 7| Pages: 1986-1997

Influences of Beehive Firework Displays on Ambient Fine Particles during the Lantern Festival in the YanShuei Area of Southern Taiwan

Chih-Chung Lin, Kuo-Lin Huang, Hsiu-Lin Chen, Jen-Hsiung Tsai, Yu-Ping Chiu, Jia-Twu Lee, Shui-Jen Chen

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2014.09.0201 | Volume: 14| Issue: 7| Pages: 1998-2009

Filterable and Condensable Fine Particulate Emissions from Stationary Sources

Hsi-Hsien Yang , Kuei-Ting Lee, Yueh-Shu Hsieh, Shao-Wei Luo, Min-Shan Li

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2014.08.0178 | Volume: 14| Issue: 7| Pages: 2010-2016

Measurement of Air Quality during a Decorating Engineering

Ya-Fen Wang , Cheng-Hsien Tsai, Cheng-Hung Lin, Shih-Hsuan Chen

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2014.10.0245 | Volume: 14| Issue: 7| Pages: 2029-2039

A Comparison of Multiple Combined Models for Source Apportionment, Including the PCA/MLR-CMB, Unmix-CMB and PMF-CMB Models

Guo-Liang Shi, Gui-Rong Liu, Xing Peng, Yi-Nan Wang, Ying-Ze Tian , Wei Wang , Yin-Chang Feng

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2014.01.0024 | Volume: 14| Issue: 7| Pages: 2040-2050
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PM2.5 Chemical Source Profiles of Emissions Resulting from Industrial and Domestic Burning Activities in India

JeevanLal Matawle, Shamsh Pervez , Shippi Dewangan, Suresh Tiwari, Deewan Singh Bisht, Yasmeen F. Pervez

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2014.03.0048 | Volume: 14| Issue: 7| Pages: 2051-2066
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Distribution of Nanoparticles near a Major U.S. and Canada Trade Bridge: Comparison of Simulations with Field Data

Kambiz Nazridoust, Goodarz Ahmadi, Chaosheng Liu, Andrea R. Ferro, Timothy R. McAuley, Peter A. Jaques, Philip K. Hopke

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.01.0004 | Volume: 13| Issue: 1| Pages: 3-12

Tempospatial Variation and Partition of Atmospheric Mercury during Wet and Dry Seasons at Sensitivity Sites within a Heavily Polluted Industrial City

Yi-Hsiu Jen, Chung-Shin Yuan , Chung-Hsuang Hung, Iau-Ren Ie, Cheng-Mou Tsai

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.05.0129 | Volume: 13| Issue: 1| Pages: 13-23

Size-Resolved Respiratory Tract Deposition of Sub-Micrometer Aerosol Particles in a Residential Area with Wintertime Wood Combustion

Adam Kristensson , Jenny Rissler, Jakob Löndahl, Christer Johansson, Erik Swietlicki

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.07.0194 | Volume: 13| Issue: 1| Pages: 24-35

Urban Aerosol Characteristics during the World Expo 2010 in Shanghai

Min Zhang, Jianmin Chen , Xianyao Chen , Tiantao Cheng, Yuanling Zhang, Hefeng Zhang, Aijun Ding, Meng Wang, Abdelwahid Mellouki

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.02.0024 | Volume: 13| Issue: 1| Pages: 36-48

Absorption Spectrum of Ambient Aerosol and Its Correlation with Size Distribution in Specific Atmospheric Conditions after a Red Mud Accident

Ágnes Filep, Tibor Ajtai , Noémi Utry, Máté D. Pintér, Tünde Nyilas, Szabolcs Takács, Zsuzsanna Máté, András Gelencsér, András Hoffer, Martin Schnaiter, Zoltán Bozóki, Gábor Szabó

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.04.0078 | Volume: 13| Issue: 1| Pages: 49-59

Identification of PM2.5 Sources Affecting a Semi-Arid Coastal Region Using a Chemical Mass Balance Model

Priya Subramoney, Saritha Karnae, Zuber Farooqui, Kuruvilla John , Ashok K. Gupta

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.11.0205 | Volume: 13| Issue: 1| Pages: 60-71

Composition and Mass Closure of PM2.5 in Urban Environment (Athens, Greece)

E. Remoundaki , P. Kassomenos, E. Mantas, N. Mihalopoulos, M. Tsezos

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.03.0054 | Volume: 13| Issue: 1| Pages: 72-82

Characterization and Spatiotemporal Variation of Urban Ambient Dust Fallout in Central India

Balakrishna Gurugubelli, Shamsh Pervez , Suresh Tiwari

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.06.0141 | Volume: 13| Issue: 1| Pages: 83-96

Impact of Dust Storms on the Organic Composition in the Ambient Aerosol

Soo Hyun Kwon, Yong Pyo Kim, Ji Yi Lee

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.04.0105 | Volume: 13| Issue: 1| Pages: 97-106

Comparison of Aerosol Products Retrieved from AERONET, MICROTOPS and MODIS over a Tropical Urban City, Pune, India

Sanjay More, P. Pradeep Kumar, Pawan Gupta, P.C.S. Devara, G.R. Aher

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.04.0102 | Volume: 13| Issue: 1| Pages: 107-121

Seasonal Study of Primary and Secondary Sources of Carbonaceous Species in PM10 from Five Northern Chinese Cities

Ying-Ze Tian, Zhi-Mei Xiao, Bo Han, Guo-Liang Shi , Wei Wang , Hui-Ze Hao, Xiang Li, Yin-Chang Feng, Tan Zhu

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.01.0010 | Volume: 13| Issue: 1| Pages: 148-161

Factors Affecting Filter Penetration and Quality Factor of Particulate Respirators

Sheng-Hsiu Huang, Chun-Wan Chen, Yu-Mei Kuo, Chane-Yu Lai, Roy McKay, Chih-Chieh Chen

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.07.0179 | Volume: 13| Issue: 1| Pages: 162-171

Particulate Matter Toxicity Evaluation Using Bioindicators and Comet Assay

Pasqua Vernile, Maria Tutino, Giuseppe Bari, Martino Amodio, Matteo Spagnuolo, Gianluigi de Gennaro , Enrico de Lillo

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.07.0173 | Volume: 13| Issue: 1| Pages: 172-178

Studies on a Severe Dust Storm in East Asia and Its Impact on the Air Quality of Nanjing, China

Xiao-Xian Huang, Ti-Jian Wang , Fei Jiang, Jing-Biao Liao, Yan-Feng Cai, Chang-Qin Yin, Jia-Lei Zhu, Yong Han

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.05.0108 | Volume: 13| Issue: 1| Pages: 179-193

Characteristics of the Nanoparticles in a Road Tunnel

Mitsuhiko Hata , Tong Zhang, Linfa Bao, Yoshio Otani, Yunhe Bai, Masami Furuuchi

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.05.0111 | Volume: 13| Issue: 1| Pages: 194-200

Influences of Aeration and Biological Treatment on the Fates of Aromatic VOCs in Wastewater Treatment Processes

Wei-Hsiang Chen , Wen-Ben Yang, Chung-Shin Yuan , Jun-Chen Yang, Qing-Liang Zhao

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.05.0126 | Volume: 13| Issue: 1| Pages: 225-236

Volatile Organic Compounds and Nonspecific Conjunctivitis: A Population-Based Study

Chia-Jen Chang, Hsi-Hsien Yang , Chin-An Chang, Hsien-Yang Tsai

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.07.0170 | Volume: 13| Issue: 1| Pages: 237-242

Assessing the Hazardous Risks of Vehicle Inspection Workers’ Exposure to Particulate Heavy Metals in Their Work Places

Peng-Hui Li, Shao-Fei Kong, Chun-Mei Geng, Bin Han , Bing Lu, Ru-Feng Sun, Ruo-Jie Zhao, Zhi-Peng Bai

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.04.0087 | Volume: 13| Issue: 1| Pages: 255-265

Reduction of Carbon Dioxide Emission by Using Microbial Fuel Cells during Wastewater Treatment

Bor Yann Chen , Shi-Qi Liu, Jhao Yin Hung, Tz Jau Shiau, Yu-Min Wang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.05.0122 | Volume: 13| Issue: 1| Pages: 266-274

Temporal Variation of Mass Absorption Efficiency of Black Carbon at Urban and Suburban Locations

Yang Wang, Szeling Liu, Peng Shi, Yanli Li, Chao Mu, Ke Du

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.05.0125 | Volume: 13| Issue: 1| Pages: 275-286

Physicochemical Characteristics and Source Apportionment of Atmospheric Aerosol Particles in Kinmen-Xiamen Airshed

Tsung-Chang Li, Wei-Hsiang Chen, Chung-Shin Yuan , Shui-Ping Wu, Xin-Hong Wang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.11.0203 | Volume: 13| Issue: 1| Pages: 308-323

Application of Trajectory Clustering and Source Apportionment Methods for Investigating Trans-Boundary Atmospheric PM10 Pollution

Shuiyuan Cheng , Fang Wang, Jianbing Li , Dongsheng Chen, Mingjun Li, Ying Zhou, Zhenhai Ren

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.06.0154 | Volume: 13| Issue: 1| Pages: 333-342

Emission Characteristics of Microbial Aerosols in a Municipal Sewage Treatment Plant in Xi’an, China

Yanpeng Li , Liwei Yang, Qinglong Meng, Xionghui Qiu, Yujie Feng

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.05.0123 | Volume: 13| Issue: 1| Pages: 343-349

Applying the Membrane-Less Electrolyzed Water Spraying for Inactivating Bioaerosols

Chi-Yu Chuang, Shinhao Yang , Hsiao-Chien Huang, Chin-Hsiang Luo, Wei Fang, Po-Chen Hung, Pei-Ru Chung

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.05.0124 | Volume: 13| Issue: 1| Pages: 350-359

CO2 Adsorption by Y-Type Zeolite Impregnated with Amines in Indoor Air

Shih Ching Lee, Chu Chin Hsieh , Chien Hung Chen, You Syuan Chen

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.05.0134 | Volume: 13| Issue: 1| Pages: 360-366

Highly Time-Resolved Measurements of Secondary Ions in PM2.5 during the 2008 Beijing Olympics: The Impacts of Control Measures and Regional Transport

Xiaomei Gao, Wei Nie, Likun Xue, Tao Wang, Xinfeng Wang, Rui Gao, Wenxing Wang , Chao Yuan, Jian Gao, Kant Pathak Ravi, Jing Wang, Qingzhu Zhang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.04.0083 | Volume: 13| Issue: 1| Pages: 367-376

Removal of Odor-Causing Substances by a Pilot-Scale Oxidative-Reductive Scrubbing Tower System

Wei-Hsiang Chen, Yuan-Chung Lin , Jun-Hong Lin

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.04.0081 | Volume: 13| Issue: 1| Pages: 385-395

Reduction in Motorcyclist Pollutant Exposure Intensity via the Aid of a Porous Front Fender and Rear Vent

Yao-Nan Wang, Jik Chang Leong, Jun-Yi Chen, Shiunn-Cheng Chuang, Chien-Hsiung Tsai

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.03.0059 | Volume: 13| Issue: 1| Pages: 396-406

Autumn and Wintertime Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons in PM2.5 and PM2.5–10 from Urumqi, China

Yi Li Mire A Bu Da Limu, Di Li Nuer Ta LiFu , A Bu Lizi Yi Miti, Xinming Wang, Xiang Ding

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.05.0130 | Volume: 13| Issue: 1| Pages: 407-414

Transportable Aerosol Characterization Trailer with Trace Gas Chemistry: Design, Instruments and Verification

T. Petäjä , V. Vakkari, T. Pohja, T. Nieminen, H. Laakso, P.P. Aalto, P. Keronen, E. Siivola, V.-M. Kerminen, M. Kulmala, L. Laakso

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.08.0207 | Volume: 13| Issue: 2| Pages: 421-435

Inorganic Chemical Characterization of Aerosols in Four Asian Mega-Cities

Tomoaki Okuda , Hideshige Takada, Hidetoshi Kumata, Fumiyuki Nakajima, Shiro Hatakeyama, Masao Uchida, Shigeru Tanaka, Kebin He, Yongliang Ma

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.09.0250 | Volume: 13| Issue: 2| Pages: 436-449

Size Resolved Particle Number Emission Factors of Motorway Traffic Differentiated between Heavy and Light Duty Vehicles

Carmen Nickel , Heinz Kaminski, Bryan Hellack, Ulrich Quass, Astrid John, Otto Klemm, Thomas A.J. Kuhlbusch

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.07.0187 | Volume: 13| Issue: 2| Pages: 450-461

Chemical Characterization of Submicron Aerosol Particles in Santiago de Chile

Samara Carbone , Sanna Saarikoski, Anna Frey, Felipe Reyes, Paula Reyes, Marcela Castillo, Ernesto Gramsch, Pedro Oyola, John Jayne, Douglas R. Worsnop, Risto Hillamo

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.10.0261 | Volume: 13| Issue: 2| Pages: 462-473

Determination of Size-Dependent Source Emission Rate of Cooking-Generated Aerosol Particles at the Oil-Heating Stage in an Experimental Kitchen

Jun Gao , Changsheng Cao, Lina Wang, Tianheng Song, Xiang Zhou, Jie Yang, Xu Zhang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.09.0238 | Volume: 13| Issue: 2| Pages: 488-496

How a Steel Plant Affects Air Quality of a Nearby Urban Area: A Study on Metals and PAH Concentrations

M. Amodio, E. Andriani, G. de Gennaro , A. Di Gilio, P. Ielpo, C.M. Placentino, M. Tutino

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.09.0254 | Volume: 13| Issue: 2| Pages: 497-508

Monitoring PM10 and Ultrafine Particles in Urban Environments Using Mobile Measurements

Jan Peters , Jan Theunis, Martine Van Poppel, Patrick Berghmans

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.06.0152 | Volume: 13| Issue: 2| Pages: 509-522

SEM-EDX Characterization of Individual Coarse Particles in Agra, India

Tripti Pachauri, Vyoma Singla, Aparna Satsangi, Anita Lakhani,, K. Maharaj Kumari

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.04.0095 | Volume: 13| Issue: 2| Pages: 523-536

Regional Dispersal of Fukushima-Derived Fission Nuclides by East-Asian Monsoon: A Synthesis and Review

Chih-An Huh , Chuan-Yao Lin, Shih-Chieh Hsu

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.08.0223 | Volume: 13| Issue: 2| Pages: 537-544

Ozone Variations over Central Tien-Shan in Central Asia and Implications for Regional Emissions Reduction Strategies

Boris B. Chen, Sanjar A. Imashev , Leonid G. Sverdlik, Paul A. Solomon, Jeffrey Lantz, James J. Schauer, Martin M. Shafer, Maria S. Artamonova, Greg R. Carmichael

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.06.0156 | Volume: 13| Issue: 2| Pages: 555-562
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Assessment of Airborne Heavy Metal Pollution Using Pinus spp. and Tilia spp.

Snezana M. Serbula , Tanja S. Kalinovic, Ana A. Ilic, Jelena V. Kalinovic, Mirjana M. Steharnik

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.06.0153 | Volume: 13| Issue: 2| Pages: 563-573

Characterization and Source Apportionment of PM2.5 in an Urban Environment in Beijing

Lingda Yu, Guangfu Wang , Renjian Zhang, Leiming Zhang, Yu Song, Bingbing Wu, Xufang Li, Kun An, Junhan Chu

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.07.0192 | Volume: 13| Issue: 2| Pages: 574-583

Temporal Distribution and Chemical Characterization of Atmospheric Particulate Matter in the Eastern Coast of Peninsular Malaysia

Norhayati Mohd Tahir , Suhaimi Suratman, Foo Toon Fong, Mohd Suhaimi Hamzah, Mohd Talib Latif

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.08.0216 | Volume: 13| Issue: 2| Pages: 584-595

Diurnal Variation and Chemical Characteristics of Atmospheric Aerosol Particles and Their Source Fingerprints at Xiamen Bay

Tsung-Chang Li, Chung-Yi Wu, Wei-Hsiang Chen, Chung-Shin Yuan , Shui-Ping Wu, Xin-Hong Wang, Ke Du

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.08.0206 | Volume: 13| Issue: 2| Pages: 596-607

A Sampling Train for Rapid Measurement of Regional Lung Deposition

Kuang-Nan Chang, Sheng-Hsiu Huang, Chun-Wan Chen, Huey-Dong Wu, Yu-Kang Chen, Chane-Yu Lai, Chih-Chieh Chen

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.07.0183 | Volume: 13| Issue: 2| Pages: 608-617

Removal of Ethylene and Secondary Organic Aerosols Using UV-C254 + 185 nm with TiO2 Catalyst

Ken-Lin Chang, Kazuhiko Sekiguchi , Qingyue Wang, Feng Zhao

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.07.0195 | Volume: 13| Issue: 2| Pages: 618-626

Preparation of Cu-Doped TiO2 Photocatalyst with Thermal Plasma Torch for Low-Concentration Mercury Removal

Cheng-Yen Tsai, Hsing-Cheng Hsi , Tien-Ho Kuo, Yu-Min Chang, Jian-Hong Liou

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.07.0196 | Volume: 13| Issue: 2| Pages: 639-648

Characteristics of Indoor Aerosols in College Laboratories

Shui-Jen Chen, Ta-Chang Lin, Jen-Hsiung Tsai, Lien-Te Hsieh , Jyuong-Yong Cho

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.07.0176 | Volume: 13| Issue: 2| Pages: 649-661

Effect of Relative Humidity on Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbon Emissions from Smoldering Incense

Tzu Ting Yang , Shaw Tao Lin, Hsueh Fen Hung, Ruei Hao Shie, Jyun Jie Wu

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.07.0182 | Volume: 13| Issue: 2| Pages: 662-671

Ambient Trace Metals Sources in Taichung, Taiwan: Principal Component Analysis

Jiaoyan Huang, Xi Chen, Chia-Kuan Liu, Ci-Song Huang, Guor-Cheng Fang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.05.0137 | Volume: 13| Issue: 2| Pages: 672-679

Investigation of Aerosol Mass and Number Deposition Velocity in a Closed Chamber

J. Misra, V. Subramanian, Amit Kumar, R. Baskaran , B. Venkatraman

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.06.0159 | Volume: 13| Issue: 2| Pages: 680-688

Source Apportionment of Volatile Organic Compounds at an International Airport

Chia-Hsiang Lai , Kuen-Yuan Chuang, Jin-Wei Chang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.05.0121 | Volume: 13| Issue: 2| Pages: 689-698

Characterization of Particles in the Ambience of the High-Tech Industrial Park of Central Taiwan

Ho-Wen Chen , Wei-Yea Chen, Cheng-Nan Chang, Yen Hsun Chuang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.06.0155 | Volume: 13| Issue: 2| Pages: 699-708

Influences of Commuting Mode, Air Conditioning Mode and Meteorological Parameters on Fine Particle (PM2.5) Exposure Levels in Traffic Microenvironments

Da-Lei Wu, Mang Lin, Chuen-Yu Chan , Wei-Zhong Li, Jun Tao, You-Ping Li, Xue-Fang Sang, Chun-Wei Bu

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.08.0212 | Volume: 13| Issue: 2| Pages: 709-720

Multi-Year PAH Behaviours in Atmospheric Particulates According to Land-Use Type

Seoung-Lak Choi, Seung-Ho Shin, Ho-Hwan Chun, Wan-Kuen Jo

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.05.0120 | Volume: 13| Issue: 2| Pages: 721-729

Spatio-Temporal Variation and Deposition of Fine and Coarse Particles during the Commonwealth Games in Delhi

Ali Kaushar, Dilip Chate , Gufran Beig, Reka Srinivas, Neha Parkhi, Trupti Satpute, Saroj Sahu, Sachin Ghude, Santosh Kulkarni, Divya Surendran, Hanumant Trimbake, Dinesh Kumar Trivedi

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.02.0044 | Volume: 13| Issue: 2| Pages: 748-755

Co-Benefits of Integrating PM10 and CO2 Reduction in an Electricity Industry in Tianjin, China

Xuan Zhang, Xiu-yan Wang, Zhi-peng Bai , Bin Han

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.06.0144 | Volume: 13| Issue: 2| Pages: 756-770

Variation of Aerosol Optical Properties over the Taklimakan Desert in China

Huizheng Che , Yaqiang Wang, Junying Sun, Xiaochun Zhang, Xiaoye Zhang, Jianping Guo

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.07.0200 | Volume: 13| Issue: 2| Pages: 777-785

Numerical Investigation of the Wall Effect on Airborne Particle Dispersion in a Test Chamber

Hanhui Jin , Chao He, Lin Lu, Jianren Fan

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.04.0106 | Volume: 13| Issue: 2| Pages: 786-794

Assessment of the Contribution of Wildfires to Ozone Concentrations in the Central US-Mexico Border Region

Marie-Cecile Chalbot , Ilias G. Kavouras, David W. Dubois

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.08.0232 | Volume: 13| Issue: 3| Pages: 838-848

Field Application of a Newly Developed Personal Nanoparticle Sampler to Selected Metalworking Operations

Li-Hao Young, Yun-Hua Lin, Tzu-Hsien Lin, Perng-Jy Tsai , Ying-Fang Wang, Shao-Ming Hung, Chuen-Jinn Tsai, Chun-Wan Chen

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.10.0270 | Volume: 13| Issue: 3| Pages: 849-861

Feasibility of Generating Peaks of Bioaerosols for Laboratory Experiments

Xavier Simon , Philippe Duquenne

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.12.0340 | Volume: 13| Issue: 3| Pages: 877-886

Dimensional and Chemical Characterization of Airborne Particles in Schools: Respiratory Effects in Children

L. Stabile , G. Buonanno, P. Avino, F.C. Fuoco

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.12.0339 | Volume: 13| Issue: 3| Pages: 887-900

Modeling Particulate Matter Concentrations in Makkah, Applying a Statistical Modeling Approach

Said Munir , Turki M. Habeebullah, Abdulaziz R. Seroji, Essam A. Morsy, Atef M.F. Mohammed, Waleed Abu Saud, Abdellatif E.A. Abdou, Abdul Hamid Awad

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.11.0314 | Volume: 13| Issue: 3| Pages: 901-910

In Situ Rapid Evaluation of Indoor Bioaerosols Using an ATP Bioluminescence Assay

Chien-Jung Lin, Yi-Tun Wang, Kuo-Jung Hsien, Ying I. Tsai , Pei-Yi Kung, Jih-Ming Chyan

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.01.0009 | Volume: 13| Issue: 3| Pages: 922-931

Atmospheric Arsenic Deposition in Chiayi County in Southern Taiwan

Long-Full Lin, Shu Hsien Wu, Sheng-Lun Lin , John Kennedy Mwangi, Yi-Ming Lin, Chia-Wei Lin, Lin-Chi Wang, Guo-Ping Chang-Chien

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.11.0315 | Volume: 13| Issue: 3| Pages: 932-942

A Monitoring and Modeling Study to Investigate Regional Transport and Characteristics of PM2.5 Pollution

Jianlei Lang, Shuiyuan Cheng , Jianbing Li, Dongsheng Chen, Ying Zhou, Xiao Wei, Lihui Han, Haiyan Wang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.09.0242 | Volume: 13| Issue: 3| Pages: 943-956

Characteristics of PM2.5 Haze Episodes Revealed by Highly Time-Resolved Measurements at an Air Pollution Monitoring Supersite in Korea

Seung-Shik Park , Sun-A Jung, Bu-Joo Gong, Seog-Yeon Cho, Suk-Jo Lee

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.07.0184 | Volume: 13| Issue: 3| Pages: 957-976

Characteristics and Sources of Carbonaceous Aerosols in PM2.5 during Wintertime in Agra, India

Tripti Pachauri, Aparna Satsangi, Vyoma Singla, Anita Lakhani, K. Maharaj Kumari

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.10.0263 | Volume: 13| Issue: 3| Pages: 977-991

Agricultural Fires and Their Potential Impacts on Regional Air Quality over China

Shuping Zha, Shuanqin Zhang, Tiantao Cheng , Jianmin Chen , Guanghan Huang, Xiang Li, Quanfang Wang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.10.0277 | Volume: 13| Issue: 3| Pages: 992-1001

Toxicity Evaluation of Fly Ash by Microtox®

San-Chyi Chang, Ya-Fen Wang , Sheng-Jie You, Yi-Ming Kuo, Cheng-Hsien Tsai, Lin-Chi Wang, Po-Yen Hsu

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.10.0267 | Volume: 13| Issue: 3| Pages: 1002-1008

Correlation between the Antibacterial Ability of Silver Nanoparticle Coated Air Filters and the Dust Loading

Yun Haeng Joe, Wei Ju, Jae Hong Park, Young Hun Yoon, Jungho Hwang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.07.0191 | Volume: 13| Issue: 3| Pages: 1009-1018

Experimental and Molecular Simulation Study for the Preparation of Ordered Mesoporous Carbons

Keliang Wang, Jianguo Zhao, Mingli Fu, Guangying Zhou, Bichun Huang, Daiqi Ye

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.07.0198 | Volume: 13| Issue: 3| Pages: 1034-1044

Dust and Gas Emissions from Small-Scale Peat Combustion

Murnira Othman, Mohd Talib Latif

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.08.0214 | Volume: 13| Issue: 3| Pages: 1045-1059

Airborne and Surface-Bound Microbial Contamination in Two Intensive Care Units of a Medical Center in Central Taiwan

Ping-Yun Huang, Zhi-Yuan Shi, Chi-Hao Chen, Walter Den , Hui-Mei Huang, Jaw-Ji Tsai

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.08.0217 | Volume: 13| Issue: 3| Pages: 1060-1069

Minimum Collection Efficiency Particle Diameter during Precipitation as a Function of Rain Intensity

Chang H. Jung , Seoung Soo Lee, Soo Ya Bae, Yong P. Kim

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.09.0255 | Volume: 13| Issue: 3| Pages: 1070-1077

Characteristics of Surface Ozone Concentrations at Stations with Different Backgrounds in the Malaysian Peninsula

Negar Banan, Mohd Talib Latif , Liew Juneng, Fatimah Ahamad

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.09.0259 | Volume: 13| Issue: 3| Pages: 1090-1106

Heavy Metal Compositions and Bioreactivity of Airborne PM10 in a Valley-Shaped City in Northwestern China

Zhenghui Xiao, Longyi Shao , Ning Zhang, Jing Wang, Jianying Wang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.10.0287 | Volume: 13| Issue: 3| Pages: 1116-1125

Isolation of an Aerobic Denitrifying Bacterial Strain from a Biofilter for Removal of Nitrogen Oxide

Zhidao Wu, Shaobin Huang , Yunlong Yang, Fuqian Xu, Yongqing Zhang , Ran Jiang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.07.0199 | Volume: 13| Issue: 3| Pages: 1126-1132

Ambient Air Quality during Diwali Festival over Kolkata – A Mega-City in India

A. Chatterjee , C. Sarkar, A. Adak, U. Mukherjee, S.K. Ghosh, S. Raha

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.03.0062 | Volume: 13| Issue: 3| Pages: 1133-1144

Asbestos Imaging and Detection with Differential Interference Contrast Microscopy

Iuliia Zarubiieva, Gi Byoung Hwang, Ji Sok Lee, Gwi-Nam Bae, Yoo-Mi Oh, Sun-Woo Park, Taik Jin Lee, Hyuk Jae Lee, Deok Ha Woo, Seok Lee, Myoung-Ock Cho, Jung Kyung Kim, Seong Chan Jun, Jae Hun Kim

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.04.0094 | Volume: 13| Issue: 3| Pages: 1145-1150

Technical Note: Concerns on the Use of Ozone Scrubbers for Gaseous Carbonyl Measurement by DNPH-Coated Silica Gel Cartridge

Steven Sai Hang Ho , Ho Sai Simon Ip, Kin Fai Ho, Wen-Ting Dai, Junji Cao, Louisa Pan Ting Ng

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.11.0313 | Volume: 13| Issue: 4| Pages: 1151-1160

Technical Note: Experiences of Studying Airborne Wear Particles from Road and Rail Transport

Saeed Abbasi , Ulf Sellgren, Ulf Olofsson

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.10.0295 | Volume: 13| Issue: 4| Pages: 1161-1169

Long Term Black Carbon Measurements at Two Urban Locations in New York

Oliver V. Rattigan , Kevin Civerolo, Prakash Doraiswamy, H. Dirk Felton, Philip K. Hopke

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.02.0060 | Volume: 13| Issue: 4| Pages: 1181-1196
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Evolution of PM2.5 Measurements and Standards in the U.S. and Future Perspectives for China

Junji Cao , Judith C. Chow, Frank S.C. Lee, John G. Watson

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.11.0302 | Volume: 13| Issue: 4| Pages: 1197-1211

Characterization of Chemical and Microbial Species from Size-Segregated Indoor and Outdoor Particulate Samples

Olli Sippula , Helena Rintala, Mikko Happo, Pasi Jalava, Kari Kuuspalo, Annika Virén, Ari Leskinen, Ari Markkanen, Mika Komppula, Piia Markkanen, Kari Lehtinen, Jorma Jokiniemi, Maija-Riitta Hirvonen

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.11.0300 | Volume: 13| Issue: 4| Pages: 1212-1230
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Evaluation of a Modified Receptor Model for Solving Multiple Time Resolution Equations: A Simulation Study

Ho-Tang Liao, Cheng-Pin Kuo, Philip K. Hopke, Chang-Fu Wu

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.11.0322 | Volume: 13| Issue: 4| Pages: 1253-1262
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Transported and Local Organic Aerosols over Fukuoka, Japan

Kei Sato , Akinori Takami, Satoshi Irei, Takao Miyoshi, Yoshimi Ogawa, Ayako Yoshino, Hiroyasu Nakayama, Megumi Maeda, Shiro Hayakeyama, Keiichiro Hara, Masahiko Hayashi, Naoki Kaneyasu

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.01.0006 | Volume: 13| Issue: 4| Pages: 1263-1272

Insights into Chemical Coupling among Acidic Gases, Ammonia and Secondary Inorganic Aerosols

Sailesh N. Behera, Raghu Betha, Rajasekhar Balasubramanian

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.11.0328 | Volume: 13| Issue: 4| Pages: 1282-1296
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Rapid Thermal Synthesis of Nano Titanium Dioxide Powders Using a Plasma Torch

Ya-Fen Wang, Hsing-Yuan Yen, Ying I. Tsai, Hong-Miao Chen, Cheng-Hsien Tsai

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.10.0269 | Volume: 13| Issue: 4| Pages: 1313-1320

Volatile Organic Compounds in Roadside Environment of Hong Kong

Kin Fai Ho , Steven Sai Hang Ho, Shun Cheng Lee, Peter Kwok Keung Louie, Junji Cao, Wenjing Deng

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.10.0278 | Volume: 13| Issue: 4| Pages: 1331-1347

Contribution of Fungal Spores to Organic Carbon Aerosol in Indoor and Outdoor Environments in the Greater Cincinnati Area

Hongxia Wang , Hongxia Wang, Hongxia Wang, Tiina Reponen, Atin Adhikari, Sergey A. Grinshpun

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.10.0291 | Volume: 13| Issue: 4| Pages: 1348-1355

Elemental Composition of PM2.5 Particles Sampled in Industrial and Residential Areas of Taif, Saudi Arabia

Abdallah A. Shaltout , Johan Boman, Dhaif-allah R. Al-Malawi, Zuhair F. Shehadeh

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.11.0320 | Volume: 13| Issue: 4| Pages: 1356-1364

The Characteristics of PM2.5 and Its Chemical Compositions between Different Prevailing Wind Patterns in Guangzhou

Shih-Yu Chang , Charles C.K. Chou, Shaw Liu, Yuanhang Zhang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.09.0253 | Volume: 13| Issue: 4| Pages: 1373-1383

Rationale for Data Evaluation of the Size Distribution Measurements of Agglomerates and Aggregates in Gases with Extended SMPS-Technology

Heinz Fissan , Heinz Kaminski, Christof Asbach, David Pui, Jing Wang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.02.0050 | Volume: 13| Issue: 5| Pages: 1393-1403

Classification of Volatile Engine Particles

Meng-Dawn Cheng

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.01.0011 | Volume: 13| Issue: 5| Pages: 1411-1422

Numerical Simulation of Ultrafine Particle Dispersion in Urban Street Canyons with the Spalart-Allmaras Turbulence Model

Mauro Scungio , Fausto Arpino, Luca Stabile, Giorgio Buonanno

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.11.0306 | Volume: 13| Issue: 5| Pages: 1423-1437

Spectrum and Concentration of Culturable Fungi in House Dust from Flats in Warsaw, Poland

Anna Augustyniuk-Kram , Ewa Dmowska

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.11.0309 | Volume: 13| Issue: 5| Pages: 1438-1447

Long-Term Measurement of Aerosol Number Size Distributions at Rural Background Station Košetice

Naděžda Zíková , Vladimír Ždímal

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.02.0056 | Volume: 13| Issue: 5| Pages: 1464-1474

A Sampling and Analytical Method for Simultaneously Assessing Multiple Organic Solvent Exposures for Plastic Material Printing Industry Workers

Jin-Luh Chen, Wein-Duo Yang, Perng-Jy Tsai , Shi-Min Wang, Ching-Hwa Chen, I-Sen Wang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.02.0036 | Volume: 13| Issue: 5| Pages: 1504-1511

Applying Surface Charge Attraction to Synthesizing TiO2/Ag Composition for VOCs Photodegradation

Yu-Chih Lin , Hsunling Bai, Chia-Hsin Lin, Jin-Fang Wu

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.09.0247 | Volume: 13| Issue: 5| Pages: 1512-1520

Comfort Parameters and Particulate Matter (PM10 and PM2.5) in School Classrooms and Outdoor Air

Célia Alves , Teresa Nunes, Joana Silva, Márcio Duarte

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.11.0321 | Volume: 13| Issue: 5| Pages: 1521-1535

Assessing Young People’s Preferences in Urban Visibility in Beijing

Oscar A. Fajardo, Jingkun Jiang , Jiming Hao

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.11.0307 | Volume: 13| Issue: 5| Pages: 1536-1543

Investigation of the Performance of Airliner Cabin Air Filters throughout Lifetime Usage

Bin Xu, Junjie Liu , Shengxiong Ren, Weiyou Yin, Qingyan Chen

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.11.0330 | Volume: 13| Issue: 5| Pages: 1544-1551

Seasonal Behaviours and Weekdays/Weekends Differences in Elemental Composition of Atmospheric Aerosols in Cairo, Egypt

Salwa K. Hassan , Ahmad A. El-Abssawy, Ahmad S. AbdEl-Maksoud, Mamdouh H. Abdou, Mamdouh I. Khoder

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.12.0349 | Volume: 13| Issue: 5| Pages: 1552-1562

The Pearl River Delta Regional Air Quality Monitoring Network – Regional Collaborative Efforts on Joint Air Quality Management

Liuju Zhong, Peter K.K. Louie , Junyu Zheng, K.M. Wai, Josephine W.K. Ho, Zibing Yuan, Alexis K.H. Lau, Dingli Yue, Yan Zhou

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.10.0276 | Volume: 13| Issue: 5| Pages: 1582-1597
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Urban Boundary Layer Height Characteristics and Relationship with Particulate Matter Mass Concentrations in Xi’an, Central China

Chuanli Du, Shuyan Liu , Xing Yu, Xingmin Li, Chuang Chen, Yang Peng, Yan Dong, Zipeng Dong, Fanqiang Wang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.10.0274 | Volume: 13| Issue: 5| Pages: 1598-1607

The Impact of Aerosol Optical Depth Impacts on Rainfall in Two Different Monsoon Periods over Madurai, India

Gunaseelan Indira , B. Vijay Bhaskar, Krishnaswamy Muthuchelian

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.07.0197 | Volume: 13| Issue: 5| Pages: 1608-1618

Elemental Concentration in Atmospheric Particulate Matter: Estimation of Nanoparticle Contribution

Silvia Canepari , Franco Padella, Maria Luisa Astolfi, Elisabetta Marconi, Cinzia Perrino

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.03.0081 | Volume: 13| Issue: 6| Pages: 1619-1629
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Air Quality over the Yangtze River Delta during the 2010 Shanghai Expo

Yanfen Lin, Kan Huang , Guoshun Zhuang , Joshua S. Fu, Chang Xu, Jiandong Shen, Shuyan Chen

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.11.0312 | Volume: 13| Issue: 6| Pages: 1655-1666
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Ultrafine Particle Generation through Atomization Technique: The Influence of the Solution

Luca Stabile , Conchita Vargas Trassierra, Gianfranco Dell’Agli, Giorgio Buonanno

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.03.0085 | Volume: 13| Issue: 6| Pages: 1667-1677

Evaluation of the Airborne Particles Fraction Responsible for Adverse Health Effects

Boris Gorbunov, Robert Muir , Philip Jackson, Nicholas D. Priest

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.02.0039 | Volume: 13| Issue: 6| Pages: 1678-1692

Particle Concentration on Freeways: Affecting Factors and a Simple Model Development

David C. Fung, Qunfang Zhang, William C. Hinds, Yifang Zhu

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.04.0110 | Volume: 13| Issue: 6| Pages: 1693-1701

Spatial Distribution and Temporal Variation in Ambient Ozone and Its Associated NOx in the Atmosphere of Jeddah City, Saudi Arabia

Ibrahim A. Hassan , Jalal M. Basahi, Iqbal M. Ismail, Tutki M. Habeebullah

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.01.0007 | Volume: 13| Issue: 6| Pages: 1712-1722

Indoor Air Quality in Two University Sports Facilities

Célia A. Alves , Ana I. Calvo, Amaya Castro, Roberto Fraile, Margarita Evtyugina, Enow F. Bate-Epey

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.02.0045 | Volume: 13| Issue: 6| Pages: 1723-1730

The Influence of Physically Doping NaCl with Other Salts on Aerosol and Solion Generation

Ion Sandu , Maria Canache, Tudor Lupascu, Marin Chirazi, Ioan Gabriel Sandu, Constantin Pascu

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.01.0022 | Volume: 13| Issue: 6| Pages: 1731-1740

Temporal and Spatial Variations in Ambient Air Quality during 1996–2009 in Bangkok, Thailand

Pornpun Watcharavitoon, Chia-Pin Chio, Chang-Chuan Chan

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.11.0305 | Volume: 13| Issue: 6| Pages: 1741-1754

Development of Porous Template Carbons from Montmorillonite Clays and Evaluation of Their Toluene Adsorption Behaviors

Zeng-Yei Hseu, Hsing-Cheng Hsi , Jhih-Siang Syu, Li-Chun Wang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.11.0301 | Volume: 13| Issue: 6| Pages: 1779-1789

Emission Reductions of Carbonyl Compounds in a Heavy-Duty Diesel Engine Supplemented with H2/O2 Fuel

Hsin-Kai Wang, Kang-Shin Chen , Yuan-Chung Lin

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.01.0002 | Volume: 13| Issue: 6| Pages: 1790-1795

Size Distribution and Source Apportionment of Airborne Metallic Elements in Nanjing, China

Xin Hu , Zhuhong Ding, Yun Zhang, Yuanyuan Sun, Jichun Wu, Yijun Chen, Hongzhen Lian

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.11.0332 | Volume: 13| Issue: 6| Pages: 1796-1806
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Field Applications for NOx Removal from Flue Gas in a Biotrickling Filter by Chelatococcus daeguensis TAD1

Yunlong Yang, Shaobin Huang , Yongqing Zhang, Fuqian Xu

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.12.0352 | Volume: 13| Issue: 6| Pages: 1824-1831

Spatial and Temporal Variation of Chemical Composition and Mass Closure of Ambient PM10 in Tianjin, China

Tianru Ni, Penghui Li, Bin Han, Zhipeng Bai , Xiao Ding, Qianwen Wang, Jing Huo, Bing Lu

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.10.0283 | Volume: 13| Issue: 6| Pages: 1832-1846

Air Pollution, Allergic Co-morbidity, and Emergency Department Visit for Pediatric Asthma in Taiwan

Bing-Yu Chen, Chi-Hsien Chen, Pau-Chung Chen, Gen-Shuh Wang, Yue Leon Guo

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.11.0299 | Volume: 13| Issue: 6| Pages: 1847-1852

Rapid and Simple Determination of Multi-Elements in Aerosol Samples Collected on Quartz Fiber Filters by Using EDXRF Coupled with Fundamental Parameter Quantification Technique

Tomoaki Okuda , Eiji Fujimori, Kazuki Hatoya, Hideshige Takada, Hidetoshi Kumata, Fumiyuki Nakajima, Shiro Hatakeyama, Masao Uchida, Shigeru Tanaka, Kebin He, Yongliang Ma, Hiroki Haraguchi

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.11.0308 | Volume: 13| Issue: 6| Pages: 1864-1876

Water Soluble Ionic Species in Atmospheric Aerosols: Concentrations and Sources at Agra in the Indo-Gangetic Plain (IGP)

Aparna Satsangi, Tripti Pachauri, Vyoma Singla, Anita Lakhani, K. Maharaj Kumari

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.08.0227 | Volume: 13| Issue: 6| Pages: 1877-1889

Exploring the Variation between EC and BC in a Variety of Locations

Gbenga Oladoyin Salako, Philip K. Hopke , David D. Cohen, Bilkis A. Begum, Swapan K. Biswas, Gauri Girish Pandit, Yong-Sam Chung, Shamsiah Abd Rahman, Mohd Suhaimi Hamzah, Perry Davy, Andreas Markwitz, Dagva Shagjjamba, Sereeter Lodoysamba, Wanna Wimolwattanapun, Supamatthree Bunprapob

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.09.0150 | Volume: 12| Issue: 1| Pages: 1-7

Variations in Mass of the PM10, PM2.5 and PM1 during the Monsoon and the Winter at New Delhi

S. Tiwari, D.M. Chate , P. Pragya, Kaushar Ali, Deewan Singh Bisht

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.06.0075 | Volume: 12| Issue: 1| Pages: 20-29

Potential Source Analysis for PM10 and PM2.5 in Autumn in a Northern City in China

Zong-shuang Wang , Ting Wu, Guo-liang Shi , Xiao Fu, Ying-ze Tian, Yin-chang Feng, Xue-fang Wu, Gang Wu, Zhi-peng Bai, Wen-jie Zhang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.04.0045 | Volume: 12| Issue: 1| Pages: 39-48

Impact of Different Household Fuel Use on Source Apportionment Results of House-Indoor RPM in Central India

Shamsh Pervez , Neha Dubey, John G. Watson, Judith Chow, Yasmeen Pervez

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.08.0124 | Volume: 12| Issue: 1| Pages: 49-60

Chemical Characterization and Mass Closure of Fine Aerosol for Different Land Use Patterns in Mumbai City

Abba Elizabeth Joseph , Seema Unnikrishnan, Rakesh Kumar

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.04.0049 | Volume: 12| Issue: 1| Pages: 61-72

Controlling Indoor Bioaerosols Using a Hybrid System of Ozone and Catalysts

Hsiao-Lin Huang , Mei-Guei Lee, Jen-Hsuan Tai

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.07.0098 | Volume: 12| Issue: 1| Pages: 73-82

Characterization of Humic Acid-like Substances Extracted from Atmospheric Falling Dust Using Py-GC-MS

Jinping Zhao , Ping’an Peng, Jianzhong Song, Shexia Ma, Guoying Sheng, Jiamo Fu, Dongxing Yuan

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.06.0086 | Volume: 12| Issue: 1| Pages: 83-92

Metal Corrosion of Al-Si-Cu Pattern Wafer Due to Chloride Ion Contaminants

Bi-Jun Wu, Hsunling Bai , I-Kai Lin, Hsiang-Hsing Liu

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.07.0107 | Volume: 12| Issue: 1| Pages: 104-112

Emission reductions of Air Pollutants from a Heavy-duty Diesel Engine Mixed with Various Amounts of H2/O2

Hsin-Kai Wang, Chia-Yu Cheng, Yuan-Chung Lin, Kang-Shin Chen

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.08.0122 | Volume: 12| Issue: 1| Pages: 133-140

An Efficient Multipollutant System for Measuring Real-World Emissions from Stationary and Mobile Sources

Xiaoliang Wang , John G. Watson, Judith C. Chow, Steven Gronstal, Steven D. Kohl

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.11.0187 | Volume: 12| Issue: 2| Pages: 145-160

Analyses of the Ozone Weekend Effect in Tokyo, Japan: Regime of Oxidant (O3 + NO2) Production

Yasuhiro Sadanaga , Mitsuyo Sengen, Norimichi Takenaka, Hiroshi Bandow

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.07.0102 | Volume: 12| Issue: 2| Pages: 161-168

Aerosol and Air Toxics Exposure in El Paso, Texas: A Pilot Study

L.-W. Antony Chen , Richard J. Tropp, Wen-Whai Li, Dongzi Zhu, Judith C. Chow, John G. Watson, Barbara Zielinska

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.10.0169 | Volume: 12| Issue: 2| Pages: 169-179
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CO2 Emission Multiplier Effects of Taiwan’s Electricity Sector by Input-output Analysis

Sue J. Lin , Chia Hao Liu, Charles Lewis

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.01.0006 | Volume: 12| Issue: 2| Pages: 180-190

Effect of Temperature and CaO Addition on the Removal of Polychlorinated Dibenzo-p-dioxins and Dibenzofurans in Fly Ash from a Medical Waste Incinerator

Ya-Fen Wang, Lin-Chi Wang, Lien-Te Hsieh, Hsing-Wang Li, Hung-Chi Jiang, Yue-Sheng Lin, Cheng-Hsien Tsai

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.06.0079 | Volume: 12| Issue: 2| Pages: 191-199

Measuring and Modeling Atmospheric Arsenic Pollutants, Total As, As(III), and As(V), at Five Characteristic Sampling Sites

Guor-Cheng Fang , Jun-Han Huang, Chia-Kuan Liu, Yi-Liang Huang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.07.0111 | Volume: 12| Issue: 2| Pages: 200-210

Effect of Aerosols on Visibility and Radiation in Spring 2009 in Tianjin, China

Suqin Han, Hai Bian, Yufen Zhang , Jianhui Wu, Yimei Wang, Xuexi Tie, Yinghua Li, Xiangjin Li, Qing Yao

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.05.0073 | Volume: 12| Issue: 2| Pages: 211-217

PCDD/F Formation Catalyzed by the Metal Chlorides and Chlorinated Aromatic Compounds in Fly Ash

Yu-Te Chin, Chieh Lin , Guo-Ping Chang-Chien, Yu-Min Wang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.09.0139 | Volume: 12| Issue: 2| Pages: 228-236

Emissions of Polybrominated Diphenyl Ethers during the Thermal Treatment for Electric Arc Furnace Fly Ash

Yi-Ming Lin, Shao-Qi Zhou, Shun-I Shih , Sheng-Lun Lin , Lin-Chi Wang, Guo-Ping Chang-Chien

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.09.0143 | Volume: 12| Issue: 2| Pages: 237-250

Bacterial Bioaerosol Concentrations in Public Restroom Environments

Byung Uk Lee , In Gi Hong, Dae Hee Lee, Eui-Seok Chong, Jae Hee Jung, Jai Hyo Lee, Hyung Joo Kim, Im-Soon Lee

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.07.0097 | Volume: 12| Issue: 2| Pages: 251-255

Reuse of Recovered Waste Tail-Gas in a Full-Scale Furnace

Chen-Hua Wang, Ming-Tsai Hsu, Chien-Li Lee, Chih-Ju G. Jou , Chi-Chwen Lin

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.08.0137 | Volume: 12| Issue: 2| Pages: 256-262

Size Distribution and Water Soluble Ions of Ambient Particulate Matter on Episode and Non-episode Days in Southern Taiwan

Jiun-Horng Tsai, Jian-Hung Lin, Yung-Chen Yao, Hung-Lung Chiang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.10.0167 | Volume: 12| Issue: 2| Pages: 263-274

Traffic Air Pollution and Risk of Death from Breast Cancer in Taiwan: Fine Particulate Matter (PM2.5) as a Proxy Marker

Li-Ju Hung, Shang-Shyue Tsai, Pei-Shih Chen, Ya-Hui Yang, Saou-Hsing Liou, Trong-Neng Wu, Chun-Yuh Yang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.09.0155 | Volume: 12| Issue: 2| Pages: 275-282

Characterization, Meteorological Influences and Source Identification of Carbonaceous Aerosols during the Autumn-winter Period in Tianjin, China

Peng-hui Li, Bin Han, Jing Huo, Bing Lu, Xiao Ding, Li Chen, Shao-fei Kong, Zhi-peng Bai , Bin Wang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.09.0140 | Volume: 12| Issue: 2| Pages: 283-294

Microwave-irradiation-assisted HVAC Filtration for Inactivation of Viral Aerosols

Myung-Heui Woo, Adam Grippin, Chang-Yu Wu , Joseph Wander

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.11.0193 | Volume: 12| Issue: 3| Pages: 295-303

Study on Long-term Aerosol Distribution over the Land of East China Using MODIS Data

Qianshan He, Chengcai Li , Fuhai Geng, Yong Lei, Yuhong Li

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.11.0200 | Volume: 12| Issue: 3| Pages: 304-319

Columnar Optical Depth and Vertical Distribution of Aerosols over Shanghai

Xuan Jia, Tiantao Cheng , Jianmin Chen , Junwei Xu, Yonghang Chen

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.11.0183 | Volume: 12| Issue: 3| Pages: 320-330

Potential Source Regions Contributing to Seasonal Variations of Black Carbon Aerosols over Anantapur in Southeast India

B. Suresh Kumar Reddy, K. Raghavendra Kumar, G. Balakrishnaiah, K. Rama Gopal , R.R. Reddy, L.S.S. Reddy, Y. Nazeer Ahammed, K. Narasimhulu, K. Krishna Moorthy, S. Suresh Babu

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.10.0159 | Volume: 12| Issue: 3| Pages: 344-358

Emission and Transport of Carbonaceous Aerosols in Urbanized Coastal Areas in China

Bing Chen, Ke Du , Yang Wang, Jinsheng Chen , Jinping Zhao, Kai Wang, Fuwang Zhang, Lingling Xu

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.08.0131 | Volume: 12| Issue: 3| Pages: 371-378

Development of an Innovative Circulating Fluidized-Bed with Microwave System for Controlling NOx

Yuan-Yi Chang, Yeou-Lih Yan, Chao-Heng Tseng, Jin-Yuan Syu, Wen-Yinn Lin , Yu-Chun Yuan

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.11.0213 | Volume: 12| Issue: 3| Pages: 379-386

Non-methane Hydrocarbons and Their Ozone Formation Potentials in Foshan, China

Ji-Hua Tan, Song-Jun Guo, Yong-Liang Ma, Fu-Mo Yang , Ke-Bin He, Yong-Chang Yu, Jie-Wen Wang, Zong-Bo Shi, Gang-Cai Chen

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.08.0127 | Volume: 12| Issue: 3| Pages: 387-398

Antibacterial and Regenerated Characteristics of Ag-zeolite for Removing Bioaerosols in Indoor Environment

Hsin-Han Cheng, Chu-Chin Hsieh , Chia-Hsi Tsai

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.08.0134 | Volume: 12| Issue: 3| Pages: 409-419

Emission Characteristics of PM10 during Sewage Sludge Combustion

Wei Ye, Jun Han , Linbo Qin, Yuqi Li, Furuuchi Masami, Hong Yao

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.10.0164 | Volume: 12| Issue: 3| Pages: 420-425

Metal Distribution Characteristics in a Laboratory Waste Incinerator

Chih-Ping Chang, Yun-Hwei Shen, I-Cheng Chou, Ya-Fen Wang, Yi-Ming Kuo , Juu-En Chang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.09.0156 | Volume: 12| Issue: 3| Pages: 426-434

Water-soluble Ions in PM2.5 on the Qianhu Campus of Nanchang University, Nanchang City: Indoor-Outdoor Distribution and Source Implications

Hong Huang, Changwei Zou , Junji Cao, PoKeung Tsang, Fangxu Zhu, Chenglong Yu, Shujuan Xue

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.11.0219 | Volume: 12| Issue: 3| Pages: 435-443

Air Ion Variation at Poultry-farm, Coastal, Mountain, Rural and Urban Sites in India

Subhash D. Pawar , G.S. Meena, Dattatrya B. Jadhav

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.09.0148 | Volume: 12| Issue: 3| Pages: 444-455

Deposition of Aerosol Particles below 10 nm on a Mixed Screen-Type Diffusion Battery

V. Gómez , F.J. Alguacil, M. Alonso

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.01.0009 | Volume: 12| Issue: 4| Pages: 457-462

Quantification of Indoor Air Pollution from Using Cookstoves and Estimation of Its Health Effects on Adult Women in Northwest Bangladesh

Zohir Chowdhury , Leah Thi Le, Abdullah Al Masud, Karen C. Chang, Mohammad Alauddin, Mahmood Hossain, ABM Zakaria, Philip K. Hopke

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.10.0161 | Volume: 12| Issue: 4| Pages: 463-475
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Source Characterization and Apportionment of PM10, PM2.5 and PM0.1 by Using Positive Matrix Factorization

Balakrishnaiah Gugamsetty, Han Wei, Chun-Nan Liu, Amit Awasthi, Shih-Chieh Hsu, Chuen-Jinn Tsai , Gwo-Dong Roam, Yue-Chuen Wu, Chung-Fang Chen

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.04.0084 | Volume: 12| Issue: 4| Pages: 476-491

Carbonaceous and Ionic Components of Atmospheric Fine Particles in Beijing and Their Impact on Atmospheric Visibility

Jiamao Zhou, Renjian Zhang, Junji Cao , Judith C. Chow, John G. Watson

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.11.0218 | Volume: 12| Issue: 4| Pages: 492-502

Aerosol Optical Properties Observed at a Semi-Arid Rural Site in Northeastern China

Yunfei Wu , Renjian Zhang , Yifen Pu, Leiming Zhang, K.F. Ho, Congbin Fu

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.11.0202 | Volume: 12| Issue: 4| Pages: 503-514

Source Apportionment of PM2.5 in a Subarctic Airshed - Fairbanks, Alaska

Tony Ward , Barbara Trost, Jim Conner, James Flanagan, R.K.M. Jayanty

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.11.0208 | Volume: 12| Issue: 4| Pages: 536-543

Numerical Simulation of the Micro Environment in the Han Yang Mausoleum Museum

Leo N.Y. Cao, Junji Cao , Shuncheng Lee, Yunwei Zhang, Xuexi Tie

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.12.0240 | Volume: 12| Issue: 4| Pages: 544-552

Atmospheric Wet and Dry Depositions of Ions over an Urban Location in South-West India

K.B. Budhavant , P.S.P. Rao, P.D. Safai, R.D. Gawhane, M.P Raju, C.M. Mahajan, P.G. Satsangi

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.12.0233 | Volume: 12| Issue: 4| Pages: 561-570

Source Apportionment of PM10 in Four Cities of Northeastern China

Tianru Ni, Bin Han, Zhipeng Bai

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.12.0243 | Volume: 12| Issue: 4| Pages: 571-582

Removal of Gaseous Ammonia in Pt-Rh Binary Catalytic Oxidation

Chang-Mao Hung , Wen-Liang Lai, Jane-Li Lin

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.01.0015 | Volume: 12| Issue: 4| Pages: 583-591

Characterization of Dicarboxylates and Inorganic Ions in Urban PM10 Aerosols in the Eastern Central India

Dhananjay K. Deshmukh, Ying I. Tsai , Manas K. Deb , Stelyus L. Mkoma

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.10.0160 | Volume: 12| Issue: 4| Pages: 592-607

Analysis of Dust Aerosol by Using Dual-wavelength Lidar

Zhiting Wang, Lei Zhang , Xianjie Cao, Jianping Huang, Wu Zhang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.11.0226 | Volume: 12| Issue: 4| Pages: 608-614

Air Quality Modeling for of a Strong Dust Event in East Asia in March 2010

Xiao Han, Cui Ge, Jinhua Tao, Meigen Zhang , Renjian Zhang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.11.0191 | Volume: 12| Issue: 4| Pages: 615-628

Compositions of Dust Fall around Semi-Urban Areas in Malaysia

Fatma Omran M. Alahmr, Murnira Othman, Nurul Bahiyah Abd Wahid, Azhar Abdul Halim, Mohd Talib Latif

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.02.0027 | Volume: 12| Issue: 4| Pages: 629-642

Mercury Emissions from a Coal-Fired Power Plant and Their Impact on the Nearby Environment

Yee-Lin Wu, Dita Galih Rahmaningrum, Yi-Chieh Lai , Li-Kai Tu, Shin-Je Lee, Lin-Chi Wang, Guo-Ping Chang-Chien

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.04.0080 | Volume: 12| Issue: 4| Pages: 643-650

Characterization of Indoor-Air Bioaerosols in Southern Taiwan

Yi-Chyun Hsu , Pei-Yi Kung, Ting-Nien Wu, Yun-Hwei Shen

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.03.0070 | Volume: 12| Issue: 4| Pages: 651-661

Impact of Nitrogen Oxides, Volatile Organic Compounds and Black Carbon on Atmospheric Ozone Levels at a Semi Arid Urban Site in Hyderabad

Y.V. Swamy , R. Venkanna, G.N. Nikhil, D.N.S.K. Chitanya, P.R. Sinha, M. Ramakrishna, A.G. Rao

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.01.0019 | Volume: 12| Issue: 4| Pages: 662-671

Capture of Particles from an Iron and Steel Smelter with a Pulse-Energized Electrostatic Precipitator

Constantin Grigoriu , Wei-Ning Wang, Diana Martin, Pratim Biswas

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.02.0045 | Volume: 12| Issue: 5| Pages: 673-682

Seasonal Characteristics of Water-Soluble Dicarboxylates Associated with PM10 in the Urban Atmosphere of Durg City, India

Dhananjay K. Deshmukh, Manas K. Deb, Philip K. Hopke, Ying I. Tsai

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.02.0040 | Volume: 12| Issue: 5| Pages: 683-696

Modeling the Regional Dynamics of Gaseous Admixtures and Aerosols in the Areas of Lake Baikal (Russia) and Antwerp (Belgium)

A.E. Aloyan, V.O. Arutyunyan, A.N. Yermakov, V.A. Zagaynov, C. Mensink , K. De Ridder, K. Van de Vel, F. Deutsch

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.11.0225 | Volume: 12| Issue: 5| Pages: 707-721

A Review of CO2 Capture by Absorption and Adsorption

Cheng-Hsiu Yu, Chih-Hung Huang, Chung-Sung Tan

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.05.0132 | Volume: 12| Issue: 5| Pages: 745-769

Characterization of Atmospheric Organic and Elemental Carbon of PM2.5 in a Typical Semi-Arid Area of Northeastern China

Renjian Zhang , Jun Tao, K.F. Ho, Zhenxing Shen, Gehui Wang, Junji Cao, Suixin Liu, Leiming Zhang, S.C. Lee

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.07.0110 | Volume: 12| Issue: 5| Pages: 792-802

Particle Resuspension in School Gyms during Physical Activities

G. Buonanno , F.C. Fuoco, S. Marini, L. Stabile

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.11.0209 | Volume: 12| Issue: 5| Pages: 803-813

Measurement of Gaseous and Particulate Pollutants during Combustion of Date Palm Wastes for Energy Recovery

Yassine El May, Sophie Dorge, Mejdi Jeguirim, Gwénaelle Trouvé , Rachid Said

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.03.0056 | Volume: 12| Issue: 5| Pages: 814-825

Health Risks and Economic Costs of Absenteeism Due to Air Pollution in São Paulo, Brazil

Fernando Rodrigues-Silva, Ubiratan de Paula Santos, Paulo Hilário Nascimento Saldiva, Luis Fernando Amato-Lourenço, Simone Georges El Khouri Miraglia

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.12.0235 | Volume: 12| Issue: 5| Pages: 826-833

Assessing Long-Term Oil Mist Exposures for Workers in a Fastener Manufacturing Industry Using the Bayesian Decision Analysis Technique

Hsin-I Hsu, Mei-Ru Chen, Shih-Min Wang, Wong-Yi Chen, Ya-Fen Wang, Li-Hao Young, Yih-Shiaw Huang, Chung Sik Yoon, Perng-Jy Tsai

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.04.0107 | Volume: 12| Issue: 5| Pages: 834-842

PM, Carbon, PAH, and Particle-Extract-Induced Cytotoxicity of Emissions from a Diesel Generator Fueled with Waste-Edible-Oil-Biodiesel

Jen-Hsiung Tsai, Shui-Jen Chen , Kuo-Lin Huang, Ta-Chang Lin, Hso-Chi Chaung, Chuen-Huey Chiu, Juei-Yu Chiu, Chih-Chung Lin, Po-Ya Tsai

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.07.0181 | Volume: 12| Issue: 5| Pages: 843-855

Air Masses and Weather Types: A Useful Tool for Characterizing Precipitation Chemistry and Wet Deposition

A.I. Calvo , V. Pont, F.J. Olmo, A. Castro, L. Alados-Arboledas, A.M. Vicente, M. Fernández-Raga, R. Fraile

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.03.0068 | Volume: 12| Issue: 5| Pages: 856-878

Indoor/Outdoor Relationships for Organic and Elemental Carbon in PM2.5 at Residential Homes in Guangzhou, China

J.J. Cao , H. Huang, S.C. Lee, Judith C. Chow, C.W. Zou, K.F. Ho, John G. Watson

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.02.0026 | Volume: 12| Issue: 5| Pages: 902-910

Vertical Profile and Spatial Distribution of Ozone and Its Precursors at the Inland and Offshore of an Industrial City

Hsieh-Hung Tsai, Yu-Fu Liu, Chung-Shin Yuan , Wei-Hsiang Chen, Yuan-Chung Lin, Chung-Hsuang Hung, Chitsan Lin, Yi-Hsiu Jen, Iau-Ren Ie, Horng-Yu Yang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.01.0018 | Volume: 12| Issue: 5| Pages: 911-922

Distribution of Nanoparticle Number Concentrations at a Nano-TiO2 Plant

Yi Yang , Ping Mao, Zheng-Ping Wang, Jin-Hua Zhang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.02.0047 | Volume: 12| Issue: 5| Pages: 934-940

Exposure to Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons Associated with Traffic Exhaust: The Increase of Lipid Peroxidation and Reduction of Antioxidant Capacity

Ching-Huang Lai , Saou-Hsing Liou, Jouni J.K. Jaakkola, Han-Bin Huang, Ting-Yao Su, Paul T. Strickland

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.01.0021 | Volume: 12| Issue: 5| Pages: 941-950

Size Differentiation of Individual Atmospheric Aerosol during Winter in Xi'an, China

Tafeng Hu , Junji Cao , Zhenxing Shen, Gehui Wang, Shuncheng Lee, Kinfai Ho

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.01.0011 | Volume: 12| Issue: 5| Pages: 951-960

Reducing Air Pollution Emissions from Burning Incense with the Addition of Calcium Carbonate

Chi-Ru Yang , Ta-Chang Lin, Yen-Shun Peng, Sun-Zone Lee, Yih-Feng Chang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.09.0145 | Volume: 12| Issue: 5| Pages: 972-980

Metals Present in Ambient Air before and after a Firework Festival in Yanshui, Tainan, Taiwan

Trong-Mui Do, Chu-Fang Wang, Yi-Kong Hsieh, Hui-Fang Hsieh

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.03.0069 | Volume: 12| Issue: 5| Pages: 981-993
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Reduction of Vehicle Exhaust Emissions from Diesel Engines Using the Whale Concept Filter

T.J. Pilusa , M.M. Mollagee, E. Muzenda

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.04.0100 | Volume: 12| Issue: 5| Pages: 994-1006

Effect of Negative Air Ions on Fog and Smoke

V.S. Sawant , G.S. Meena, D.B. Jadhav

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.11.0214 | Volume: 12| Issue: 5| Pages: 1007-1015

Atmospheric Dry Deposition of Polychlorinated Dibenzo-p-Dioxins/Dibenzofurans (PCDD/Fs) and Polychlorinated Biphenyls (PCBs) in Southern Taiwan

Hsiao-Hsuan Mi, Zong-Sian Wu, Long-Full Lin , Yi-Chieh Lai , Yen-Yi Lee, Lin-Chi Wang, Guo-Ping Chang-Chien

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.07.0172 | Volume: 12| Issue: 5| Pages: 1016-1029

Filtration Characteristics of Fine Particulate Matters in a PTFE/Glass Composite Bag Filter

Byung Hyun Park, Sang Bum Kim, Young Min Jo, Myong-Hwa Lee

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.03.0071 | Volume: 12| Issue: 5| Pages: 1030-1036

Performance Evaluation of an Andersen Cascade Impactor with an Additional Stage for Nanoparticle Sampling

Mitsuhiko Hata , Bao Linfa, Yoshio Otani, Masami Furuuchi

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.08.0204 | Volume: 12| Issue: 6| Pages: 1041-1048

Regression Analyses between Recent Air Quality and Visibility Changes in Megacities at Four Haze Regions in China

Mang Lin, Jun Tao, Chuen-Yu Chan , Jun-Ji Cao, Zhi-Sheng Zhang, Li-Hua Zhu, Ren-Jian Zhang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.11.0220 | Volume: 12| Issue: 6| Pages: 1049-1061
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Organic and Black Carbon in PM2.5 at an Urban Site at Dhaka, Bangladesh

Bilkis A. Begum, Anwar Hossain, Nurun Nahar, Andreas Markwitz, Philip K. Hopke

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.05.0138 | Volume: 12| Issue: 6| Pages: 1062-1072

Analysis of Diurnal and Seasonal Behavior of Surface Ozone and Its Precursors (NOx) at a Semi-Arid Rural Site in Southern India

B. Suresh Kumar Reddy, K. Raghavendra Kumar, G. Balakrishnaiah, K. Rama Gopal , R.R. Reddy, V. Sivakumar, A.P. Lingaswamy, S.Md. Arafath, K. Umadevi, S. Pavan Kumari, Y. Nazeer Ahammed, Shyam Lal

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.03.0055 | Volume: 12| Issue: 6| Pages: 1081-1094

Influence of an Asian Dust Storm and Southeast Asian Biomass Burning on the Characteristics of Seashore Atmospheric Aerosols in Southern Taiwan

Jen-Hsiung Tsai, Kuo-Lin Huang, Neng-Huei Lin, Shui-Jen Chen , Ta-Chang Lin, Shih-Chieh Chen, Chih-Chung Lin, Shih-Chieh Hsu, Wen-Yinn Lin

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.07.0201 | Volume: 12| Issue: 6| Pages: 1105-1115

Development of a Novel Porous Membrane Denuder for SO2 Measurement

Lin Shou, Alex Theodore, Chang-Yu Wu , Yu-Mei Hsu, Brian Birky

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.02.0046 | Volume: 12| Issue: 6| Pages: 1116-1124

Atmospheric Concentrations and Dry Deposition of Polybrominated Diphenyl Ethers in Southern Taiwan

Long-Full Lin, Kai-Ling Chang, Wei-Tung Liao , Yi-Chieh Lai , Yen-Yi Lee, Lin-Chi Wang, Guo-Ping Chang-Chien

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.09.0252 | Volume: 12| Issue: 6| Pages: 1135-1145

Indoor and Outdoor Chemical Components of PM2.5 in the Rural Areas of Northwestern China

Chong-Shu Zhu , Jun-Ji Cao , Zhen-Xing Shen, Sui-Xin Liu, Ting Zhang, Zhu-Zi Zhao, Hong-Mei Xu, Er-Ke Zhang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.01.0003 | Volume: 12| Issue: 6| Pages: 1157-1165

Determination of Aerosol Characteristics and Direct Radiative Forcing at Pune

G.V. Pawar, P.C.S Devara, S.D. More, P. Pradeep Kumar, G.R. Aher

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.09.0157 | Volume: 12| Issue: 6| Pages: 1166-1180

Real-Time Characterization of Particle-Bound Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons at a Heavily Trafficked Roadside Site

Yan Cheng, Kin Fai Ho, Wen Jing Wu, Steven Sai Hang Ho, Shun Cheng Lee , Yu Huang, Yun Wei Zhang, Pui Shan Yau, Yuan Gao, Chi Sing Chan

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.11.0223 | Volume: 12| Issue: 6| Pages: 1181-1188

Micro-Meteorological Elements and Their Vertical Profiles during a Dust Event over a Loess Plateau in March 2010

Xiao-Lu Ling, Wei-Dong Guo , Qian-Fei Zhao, Ye Liu, Jian-Rong Bi

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.11.0198 | Volume: 12| Issue: 6| Pages: 1200-1208

Characterization of Desert Road Dust Aerosol from Provinces of Afghanistan and Iraq

Nikolaj Dobrzhinsky, Edvinas Krugly, Linas Kliucininkas, Tadas Prasauskas, Maksim Kireitseu, Axel Zerrath, Dainius Martuzevicius

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.05.0112 | Volume: 12| Issue: 6| Pages: 1209-1216

Aircraft Measurements of Ionic and Elemental Components in PM2.5 over Eastern Coastal Area of China

Lihong Ren, Renjian Zhang , Zhipeng Bai, Jianhua Chen, Hongjie Liu, Meigen Zhang, Xiaoyang Yang, Leiming Zhang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.11.0224 | Volume: 12| Issue: 6| Pages: 1237-1246

Chemical Speciation and Source Assignment of Particulate (PM10) Phase Molecular Markers in Mumbai

Mihir Herlekar, Abba Elizabeth Joseph, Rakesh Kumar , Indrani Gupta

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.07.0091 | Volume: 12| Issue: 6| Pages: 1247-1260

An Environmental Chamber Study of the Characteristics of Air Pollutants Released from Environmental Tobacco Smoke

Bei Wang, Steven Sai Hang Ho , Kin Fai Ho, Yu Huang, Chi Sing Chan, Natale Sin Yau Feng, Simon Ho Sai Ip

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.11.0221 | Volume: 12| Issue: 6| Pages: 1269-1281

Airborne Crocidolite Asbestos Fibers in Indoor and Outdoor Air in a Rural Area, China

Binggan Wei, Linsheng Yang , Xiuwu Zhang, Biao Zhang, Jiangping Yu, Xianjie Jia

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.08.0121 | Volume: 12| Issue: 6| Pages: 1282-1288

Dry Deposition of Atmospheric Particle-Bound Mercury in the Middle Taiwan

Guor-Cheng Fang , Jen-Hsiung Tsai, Yan-Heng Lin, Chia-Ying Chang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.04.0093 | Volume: 12| Issue: 6| Pages: 1298-1308

Formation of PCDD/Fs in the Cooling Down Process of Incineration Flue Gas

Yeu-Juin Tuan, H. Paul Wang , Juu-En Chang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.03.0053 | Volume: 12| Issue: 6| Pages: 1309-1314

Preparation of TiO2-Coated Polyester Fiber Filter by Spray-Coating and Its Photocatalytic Degradation of Gaseous Formaldehyde

Zhenan Han, Victor W.C. Chang , Li Zhang, Man Siu Tse, Ooi Kiang Tan, Lynn M. Hildemann

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.05.0114 | Volume: 12| Issue: 6| Pages: 1327-1335

Concentrations and Size Distributions of Airborne Microorganisms in Guangzhou during Summer

Xinyu Chen , Pixin Ran, Kinfai Ho, Wenju Lu, Bing Li, Zhongpeng Gu, Chaojie Song, Jian Wang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.03.0066 | Volume: 12| Issue: 6| Pages: 1336-1344

Distribution of Polybrominated Diphenyl Ethers (PBDEs) in a Fly Ash Treatment Plant

Wei-Tung Liao, John Kennedy Mwangi, Hsiao-Hsuan Mi , Lin-Chi Wang , Li-Kai Tu, Guo-Ping Chang-Chien

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.08.0209 | Volume: 12| Issue: 6| Pages: 1345-1354

Aerosol Size Spectra and Particle Formation Events at Urban Shanghai in Eastern China

Jianfei Du, Tiantao Cheng , Min Zhang, Jianmin Chen, Qianshan He , Xuemei Wang, Renjian Zhang, Jun Tao, Guanghan Huang, Xiang Li, Shuping Zha

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.12.0230 | Volume: 12| Issue: 6| Pages: 1362-1372

Correlation between the Concentration of Aromatic Hydrocarbons and BaP from Coke Oven Fugitive Emissions in Shanxi, China

Zhen Li, Ling Mu, Lin Peng , Hui-Ling Bai, Xiao-Feng Liu, Bin Du

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.11.0190 | Volume: 12| Issue: 6| Pages: 1373-1378

Metal Behavior during Vitrification of Municipal Solid Waste Incinerator Fly Ash

Yi-Ming Kuo , Kuo-Lin Huang, Chitsan Lin

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.12.0231 | Volume: 12| Issue: 6| Pages: 1379-1385

A Novel Two-Stage Scrubbing Technology for Odor Control of Kitchen Waste Composting

Wei-Hsiang Chen, Jun-Hong Lin, Yuan-Chung Lin

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.03.0065 | Volume: 12| Issue: 6| Pages: 1386-1397

VOC Emission from Building Materials in Residential Buildings with Radiant Floor Heating Systems

Sun Sook Kim , Dong Hwa Kang, Dong Hee Choi, Myoung Souk Yeo, Kwang Woo Kim

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.11.0222 | Volume: 12| Issue: 6| Pages: 1398-1408

CO2 Emissions from a Steel Mill and a Petro-Chemical Industry

Ta-Chang Lin, Chia-Yu Lee, Wei-Tung Liao , Hsiao-Hsuan Mi , Shun-Shiang Chang, Juu-En Chang, Chih-Cheng Chao

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.09.0260 | Volume: 12| Issue: 6| Pages: 1409-1420

Chemical Looping Process - A Novel Technology for Inherent CO2 Capture

Ping-Chin Chiu, Young Ku

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.08.0215 | Volume: 12| Issue: 6| Pages: 1421-1432

CO2 Capture by Using Blended Hydraulic Slag Cement via a Slurry Reactor

E.E. Chang, Ya-Chun Wang, Shu-Yuan Pan, Yi-Hung Chen, Pen-Chi Chiang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.08.0210 | Volume: 12| Issue: 6| Pages: 1433-1443

Electron Beam Assisted Gas Phase Synthesis of SiO2 Nanoparticles in an Ambient Condition

Jin Hyoung Kim, Youngku Sohn, Insoo Kim, Bumsoo Han, Weon Gyu Shin

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2012.05.0133 | Volume: 12| Issue: 6| Pages: 1467-1471

Characteristics of Atmospheric Elemental Carbon (Char and Soot) in Ultrafine and Fine Particles in a Roadside Environment, Japan

Kyung Hwan Kim, Kazuhiko Sekiguchi , Shinji Kudo, Kazuhiko Sakamoto

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2010.07.0061 | Volume: 11| Issue: 1| Pages: 1-12

Emissions of Polychlorinated Dibenzo-p-dioxins and Dibenzofurans from an Electric Arc Furnace, Secondary Aluminum Smelter, Crematory and Joss Paper Incinerators

Jui-Chi Chiu, Yun-Hwei Shen , Hsing-Wang Li , Long-Full Lin, Lin-Chi Wang, Guo-Ping Chang-Chien

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2010.06.0051 | Volume: 11| Issue: 1| Pages: 13-20

Influence of Traffic Flow Patterns on Air Quality inside the Longest Tunnel in Asia

Chih Ming Ma, Gui Bing Hong, Chang Tang Chang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2010.09.0078 | Volume: 11| Issue: 1| Pages: 44-50

Ozonation of Odorous Compounds in Gases Emitted from Rubber Processing Industries

Chih-Hao Perng, I-Li Cheng Cheng, I-Ching Wang, Ming-Shean Chou

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2010.06.0047 | Volume: 11| Issue: 1| Pages: 51-58

Chemical Composition of Indoor and Outdoor Atmospheric Particles at Emperor Qin's Terra-cotta Museum, Xi’an, China

Jun-ji Cao , Hua Li, Judith C. Chow, John G. Watson, Shuncheng Lee, Bo Rong, Jun-gang Dong, Kin-fai Ho

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2010.10.0088 | Volume: 11| Issue: 1| Pages: 70-79

Application of Electrostatic Precipitator in Collection of Smoke Aerosol Particles from Wood Combustion

Chayasak Ruttanachot, Yutthana Tirawanichakul, Perapong Tekasakul

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2010.08.0068 | Volume: 11| Issue: 1| Pages: 90-98

Contributions of Biogenic and Anthropogenic Hydrocarbons to Secondary Organic Aerosol during 2006 in Research Triangle Park, NC

John H. Offenberg , Michael Lewandowski, Mohammed Jaoui, Tadeusz E. Kleindienst

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2010.11.0102 | Volume: 11| Issue: 2| Pages: 99-108
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Local Air Pollution versus Short–range Transported Dust Episodes: A Comparative Study for Submicron Particle Number Concentration

Tareq Hussein , Rasha Abu Al-Ruz, Tuukka Petäjä, Heikki Junninen, Dia-Eddin Arafah, Kaarle Hämeri, Markku Kulmala

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2010.08.0066 | Volume: 11| Issue: 2| Pages: 109-119

Estimating Cancer Risk Increment from Air Pollutant Exposure for Sewer Workers Working in an Industrial City

Shu-Hsing Yeh, Chin-Hsing Lai , Ching-Ho Lin, Ming-Jen Chen, Hui-Tsung Hsu, Gui-Xiang Lin, Tzong-Tzeng Lin, Yuh-Wen Huang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2010.09.0074 | Volume: 11| Issue: 2| Pages: 120-127

Analysis of the Relationship between O3, NO and NO2 in Tianjin, China

Suqin Han, Hai Bian, Yinchang Feng , Aixia Liu, Xiangjin Li, Fang Zeng, Xiaoling Zhang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2010.07.0055 | Volume: 11| Issue: 2| Pages: 128-139

Influence of Filter Inhomogeneity on Air Filtration of Nanoparticles

Shota Yamada, Takafumi Seto, Yoshio Otani

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2010.12.0112 | Volume: 11| Issue: 2| Pages: 155-160

Speciation of Mercury (II) and Methylmercury in Cloud and Fog Water

D.R. Bittrich, S.P. Chadwick, C.L. Babiarz, H. Manolopoulos, A.P. Rutter, J.J. Schauer , D.E. Armstrong, J. Collett, P. Herckes

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2010.08.0067 | Volume: 11| Issue: 2| Pages: 161-169
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Particles Removal by Negative ionic Air Purifier in Cleanroom

Angus Shiue, Shih-Cheng Hu , Mao-Lin Tu

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2010.06.0048 | Volume: 11| Issue: 2| Pages: 179-186

An Overview of Unipolar Charger Developments for Nanoparticle Charging

Panich Intra , Nakorn Tippayawong

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2010.10.0082 | Volume: 11| Issue: 2| Pages: 187-209

Measurement of Ambient Air Arsenic (As) Pollutant Concentration and Dry Deposition Fluxes in Central Taiwan

Guor-Cheng Fang , Chia-Ching Lin, Jun-Han Huang, Yi-Liang Huang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2010.09.0075 | Volume: 11| Issue: 3| Pages: 218-229

Aerosol Particle Size Distribution and Genetic Characteristics of Aerosolized Influenza A H1N1 Virus Vaccine Particles

Im-Soon Lee, Hyung Joo Kim, Dae Hee Lee, Gi Byoung Hwang, Jae Hee Jung, Mikyung Lee, Jangsoon Lim, Byung Uk Lee

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2010.12.0105 | Volume: 11| Issue: 3| Pages: 230-237

Characterizing the Gas-phase Organochlorine Pesticides in the Atmosphere over the Pearl River Delta Region

Zhenhao Ling, Dongyan Xu, Shichun Zou , Shuncheng Lee, Kinfai Ho

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2010.11.0097 | Volume: 11| Issue: 3| Pages: 237-246

Decomposition of Methyl Tert-Butyl Ether by Adding Hydrogen in a Cold Plasma Reactor

Lien-Te Hsieh , Cheng-Hsien Tsai, Juu-En Chang, Meng-Chun Tsao

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.02.0014 | Volume: 11| Issue: 3| Pages: 265-281

Fate and Distribution of Polychlorinated Dibenzo-p-dioxins and Dibenzofurans in a Woodchip-fuelled Boiler

Wei-Sheng Chen, Yun-Hwei Shen , Ting-Yu Hsieh, Chang-Wen Lin, Lin-Chi Wang , Guo-Ping Chang-Chien

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2010.11.0098 | Volume: 11| Issue: 3| Pages: 282-289

Photodecomposition of Methylmercury in Atmospheric Waters

D.R. Bittrich, A.P. Rutter, B.D. Hall, J.J. Schauer

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2010.11.0096 | Volume: 11| Issue: 3| Pages: 290-298
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Chemical Characteristics of Particulate Matter during a Heavy Dust Episode in a Coastal City, Xiamen, 2010

Jinping Zhao, Fuwang Zhang, Ya Xu, Jinsheng Chen , Liqian Yin, Xuesong Shang, Lingling Xu

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2010.09.0073 | Volume: 11| Issue: 3| Pages: 299-308

User Influence on Indoor Aerosol Model Calibration

Tareq Hussein , Bjarke Mølgaard, Kaarle Hämeri

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2010.12.0104 | Volume: 11| Issue: 3| Pages: 309-314

Correction Factor for Continuous Monitoring of Wood Smoke Fine Particulate Matter

Marcy L. McNamara, Curtis W. Noonan, Tony J. Ward

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2010.08.0072 | Volume: 11| Issue: 3| Pages: 315-322

Acid Gas, Acid Aerosol and Chlorine Emissions from Trichlorosilane Burning Processes

Jhy-Charm Soo, Siou-Rong Li, Jenq-Renn Chen, Cheng-Ping Chang, Yu-Fang Ho, Trong-Neng Wu , Perng-Jy Tsai

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.03.0025 | Volume: 11| Issue: 3| Pages: 323-330

Measurement System Evaluation for Upwind/Downwind Sampling of Fugitive Dust Emissions

John G. Watson , Judith C. Chow, Li Chen, Xiaoliang Wang, Thomas M. Merrifield, Philip M. Fine, Ken Barker

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.03.0028 | Volume: 11| Issue: 4| Pages: 331-350
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Yu-Chieh Kuo, Yu-Cheng Chen, Chi-Wei Yang, Jin-Luh Mou, Tung-Sheng Shih, Perng-Jy Tsai

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.03.0024 | Volume: 11| Issue: 4| Pages: 351-359

Chemical Composition of Water-soluble Ions and Carbonate Estimation in Spring Aerosol at a Semi-arid Site of Tongyu, China

Zhenxing Shen , Xin Wang, Renjian Zhang, Kaifai Ho, Junji Cao, Meigeng Zhang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.02.0010 | Volume: 11| Issue: 4| Pages: 360-368

Estimates of Non-Ideal Effects on the Friction Coefficient of Agglomerates

Weon Gyu Shin, George W. Mulholland, Seong Chan Kim, Jing Wang, Jacob Scheckman, David Y. H. Pui

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.02.0013 | Volume: 11| Issue: 4| Pages: 369-375

Airborne Endotoxin and β-D-glucan in PM1 in Agricultural and Home Environments

Umesh Singh, Tiina Reponen , Kyungmin J. Cho, Sergey A. Grinshpun, Atin Adhikari, Linda Levin, Reshmi Indugula, Brett J. Green

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.03.0019 | Volume: 11| Issue: 4| Pages: 376-386

Extraction of Gaseous VOCs Using Passive Needle Trap Samplers

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DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.01.0001 | Volume: 11| Issue: 4| Pages: 387-392

Thermal Formation of Polybrominated Diphenyl Ethers in Raw and Water-Washed Fly Ash

Aullya Ardhini Artha, Edward Ming-Yang Wu , Lin-Chi Wang , Chi-Hsuan Chen, Guo-Ping Chang-Chien

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.04.0039 | Volume: 11| Issue: 4| Pages: 393-400

Analysis of a Severe Dust Storm Event over China: Application of the WRF-Dust Model

Hai Bian, Xuexi Tie, Junji Cao , Zhuming Ying, Suqin Han, Yong Xue

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.04.0053 | Volume: 11| Issue: 4| Pages: 419-428

Removal of Particulates from Emissions of Joss Paper Furnaces

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DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.05.0062 | Volume: 11| Issue: 4| Pages: 429-436

PCDD/F Levels in the Stacks and Food of Fast Food Restaurants

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DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.05.0056 | Volume: 11| Issue: 4| Pages: 437-447

Characterization of Atmospheric Dry Deposition of Polychlorinated Dibenzo-p-dioxins/Dibenzofuran in a Rural Area of Taiwan

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