Articles online

Category: Control Techniques and Strategy

Indoor Air Quality Management by Combined Ventilation and Air Cleaning: An Experimental Study

Darius Ciuzas, Tadas Prasauskas , Edvinas Krugly, Andrius Jurelionis, Lina Seduikyte, Dainius Martuzevicius

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2015.10.0577 | Volume: 16| Issue: 10| Pages: 2550-2559

Experimental Study on PCDD/Fs Adsorption onto Nano-Graphite

Wenwei Li, Xiaoqing Lin , Mingfeng Yu, Ishrat Mubeen, Alfons Buekens, Xiaodong Li

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2016.08.0353 | Volume: 16| Issue: 12| Pages: 3281-3289

Emission Characteristics and Control Prospects of Primary PM2.5 from Fossil Fuel Power Plants in China

Yan Wang, Ke Cheng , He-Zhong Tian , Peng Yi, Zhi-Gang Xue

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2016.07.0324 | Volume: 16| Issue: 12| Pages: 3290-3301
PDF | Supplemental material

Development and Application of a New PM2.5 Source Apportionment Approach

Jianlei Lang, Shuiyuan Cheng , Wei Wen, Chao Liu, Gang Wang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2015.10.0588 | Volume: 17| Issue: 1| Pages: 340-350
PDF | Supplemental material

Evaluation of Thermal Treatments for Elutriated Mixed Incinerator Ashes. Part 1: Co-Incineration with Laboratory Waste

Jian-Wen Wang, Jhong-Lin Wu, Cheng-Hsien Tsai, Chih-Ta Wang, Yi-Chyun Hsu, Yi-Ming Kuo

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2016.05.0176 | Volume: 16| Issue: 9| Pages: 2278-2286

Acid Mist Cyclone Separation Experiment on the Hydrochloric Acid Regeneration System of a Cold Rolling Steel Plant

Yan-Hong Zhang, An-Lin Liu, Liang Ma , Yi-Mou Wang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2016.03.0126 | Volume: 16| Issue: 9| Pages: 2287-2293

Activated MIL-53(Al) for Efficient Adsorption of Dichloromethane and Trichlormethane

Mingyang Wang, Xinghua Zhang , Lin Zhou, Yunlin Chen

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2015.11.0651 | Volume: 16| Issue: 8| Pages: 2003-2010

Catalytic Decomposition of PCDD/Fs over Nano-TiO2 Based V2O5/CeO2 Catalyst at Low Temperature

Ming-Feng Yu, Xiao-Qing Lin , Xiao-Dong Li, Tong Chen, Jian-Hua Yan

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2016.05.0205 | Volume: 16| Issue: 8| Pages: 2011-2022

Removal Efficiency of Bimodal PM2.5 and PM10 by Electret Respirators and Mechanical Engine Intake Filters

Sheng-Chieh Chen , De-Qiang Chang, Chenxing Pei, Chuen-Jinn Tsai, David Y.H. Pui

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2015.08.0494 | Volume: 16| Issue: 7| Pages: 1722-1729

Influence of Supercritical CO2 on the Mobility and Desorption of Trace Elements from CO2 Storage Rock Sandstone and Caprock Shale in a Potential CO2 Sequestration Site in Taiwan

Jiin-Shuh Jean, Hsing-I Hsiang, Zhaohui Li , Ciao-Ling Wong, Huai-Jen Yang, Kenn-Ming Yang, Chien-Li Wang, Huan-Wen Lin, Chun-Chih Kuo

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2015.12.0665 | Volume: 16| Issue: 7| Pages: 1730-1741

Chemical and Natural Plant Extract in Ameliorating Negative Impact of Tropospheric Ozone on Wheat Crop: A Case Study in a Part of Semiarid North West India

Amrita Daripa, Arti Bhatia , Sankalpa Ojha, Ritu Tomer, Sudipta Chattaraj, Kanwar P. Singh, Shiv D. Singh

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2014.10.0263 | Volume: 16| Issue: 7| Pages: 1742-1756

Research into Haze Removal Method Based on Diffusion and Relative Motion

Lian-Ze Wang , Hong-Tao Niu, Ning-Ning Peng, Xiong Shen

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2015.11.0650 | Volume: 16| Issue: 7| Pages: 1757-1763

Adsorption of Dioxins on the Entering Raw Meal

Ming-Xiu Zhan, Jian-Ying Fu, Tong Chen , Ye-Qing Li, Xiao-Dong Li, Jian-Hua Yan, Alfons Buekens

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2016.01.0004 | Volume: 16| Issue: 7| Pages: 1764-1774

Performance of Electret Filters for Use in a Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning System and an Automotive Cabin against Combustion and NaCl Particles

Jin-Yong Kim, Shuang Gao, Michael Yermakov, Yousef Elmashae, Xinjian He, Tiina Reponen, Sergey A. Grinshpun

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2015.09.0565 | Volume: 16| Issue: 6| Pages: 1523-1531

Diagnosis of Photochemical Ozone Production Rates and Limiting Factors in Continental Outflow Air Masses Reaching Fukue Island, Japan: Ozone-Control Implications

Yugo Kanaya , Hiroshi Tanimoto, Yoko Yokouchi, Fumikazu Taketani, Yuichi Komazaki, Hitoshi Irie, Hisahiro Takashima, Xiaole Pan, Susumu Nozoe, Satoshi Inomata

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2015.04.0220 | Volume: 16| Issue: 2| Pages: 430-441
PDF | Supplemental material

Strategy for Studying Ventilation Performance in Factories

Jie Zhang, Zhengwei Long , Wei Liu, Qingyan Chen

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2014.09.0210 | Volume: 16| Issue: 2| Pages: 442-452

A Concept of a Novel Solar-Assisted Large-Scale Cleaning System (SALSCS) for Urban Air Remediation

Qingfeng Cao, David Y.H. Pui , Wojciech Lipiński

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2014.10.0246 | Volume: 15| Issue: 1| Pages: 1-10

Analyzing the Relationship between CO2 Emission and Economic Efficiency by a Relaxed Two-Stage DEA Model

Je-Liang Liou, Ching-Ren Chiu, Fung-Mey Huang, Wan-Yu Liu

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2014.04.0074 | Volume: 15| Issue: 2| Pages: 694-701

PCDD/Fs Inhibition by Sludge Decomposition Gases: Effects of Sludge Dosage, Treatment Temperature and Oxygen Content

Tong Chen , Ming-Xiu Zhan, Xiao-Qing Lin, Jian-Ying Fu, Sheng-Yong Lu, Xiao-Dong Li, Alfons Buekens, Jian-Hua Yan

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2014.03.0060 | Volume: 15| Issue: 2| Pages: 702-711
PDF | Supplemental material

Adsorption of Low Concentration Formaldehyde in Air Using Ethylene-Diamine-Modified Diatomaceous Earth

Dante P. Bernabe, Raissa Anne S. Herrera, Bonifacio T. Doma Jr., Ming-Lai Fu, Yingchao Dong, Ya-Fen Wang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2015.05.0292 | Volume: 15| Issue: 4| Pages: 1652-1661

Influence of Sr Substitution on Catalytic Performance of LaMnO3/Ni Metal foam Composite for CO Oxidation

Po-Yang Peng, Yi-Chiun Tsai, Jen-Taut Yeh, Yung-Sen Lin, Chao-Ming Huang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2014.11.0286 | Volume: 15| Issue: 4| Pages: 1662-1671

Simultaneous Control of Elemental Mercury/Sulfur Dioxide/Nitrogen Monoxide from Coal-Fired Flue Gases with Metal Oxide-Impregnated Activated Carbon

Chun-Hsiang Chiu, Hong-Ping Lin, Tien-Ho Kuo, Shiao-Shing Chen, Tien-Chin Chang, Kai-Han Su, Hsing-Cheng Hsi

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2015.03.0176 | Volume: 15| Issue: 5| Pages: 2094-2103

Deposition Removal of Monodisperse and Polydisperse Submicron Particles by a Negative Air Ionizer

Yi-Ying Wu, Yen-Chi Chen, Kuo-Pin Yu , Yen-Ping Chen, Hui-Chi Shih

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2014.08.0166 | Volume: 15| Issue: 3| Pages: 994-1007

Capture of Ultrafine Particles Using a Film-Type Electret Filter with a Unipolar Charger

Nonni Soraya Sambudi, Hyun-Jin Choi, Myong-Hwa Lee , Kuk Cho

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2016.03.0104 | Volume: 17| Issue: 2| Pages: 626-635

PM2.5 Emission Reduction by Technical Improvement in a Typical Coal-Fired Power Plant in China

Zizhen Ma, Zhen Li, Jingkun Jiang, Jianguo Deng, Yu Zhao , Shuxiao Wang, Lei Duan

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2016.05.0200 | Volume: 17| Issue: 2| Pages: 636-643

Filtration Properties of Nanofiber/Microfiber Mixed Filter and Prediction of its Performance

Hyun-Jin Choi, Mikio Kumita , Sho Hayashi, Hisashi Yuasa, Mie Kamiyama, Takafumi Seto, Chuen-Jinn Tsai, Yoshio Otani

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2016.06.0256 | Volume: 17| Issue: 4| Pages: 1052-1062

Size-Resolved Penetration of Filtering Materials from CE-Marked Filtering Facepiece Respirators

Norbert Serfozo , Jakub Ondráček, Naděžda Zíková, Mihalis Lazaridis, Vladimír Ždímal

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2016.09.0390 | Volume: 17| Issue: 5| Pages: 1305-1315

Study of the Oil Mist Filtration Performance: Pressure Drop Characteristics and Filter Efficiency Model

Jie Zhang, Wuxuan Pan, Zhengwei Long , Congcong Wang, Zhuangbo Feng

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2016.06.0258 | Volume: 17| Issue: 4| Pages: 1063-1072

Performance Evaluation of Full Facepiece Respirators with Cartridges

Shu-An Lee , Yen-Lung Chen, Dong-Chir Hwang, Chih-Chao Wu, Jen-Kun Chen

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2016.11.0485 | Volume: 17| Issue: 5| Pages: 1316-1328

Reduction of Persistent Organic Pollutant Emissions during Incinerator Start-up by Using Crude Waste Cooking Oil as an Alternative Fuel

Chia-Yang Chen, Wen-Jhy Lee, John Kennedy Mwangi , Lin-Chi Wang, Jhong-Lin Wu , Sheng-Lun Lin

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2016.09.0394 | Volume: 17| Issue: 3| Pages: 899-912

High-Performance Amino-Functional Graphene/CNT Aerogel Adsorbent for Formaldehyde Removal from Indoor Air

Jie Ma, Yiran Sun, Jinhu Yang, Zichen Lin, Qianying Huang, Tian Ou, Fei Yu

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2016.07.0312 | Volume: 17| Issue: 3| Pages: 913-922
PDF | Supplemental material

Effects of Injection Pressure on Geological CO2 Storage in the Northwest Taiwan Basin

Chun-Ping Jen , Cai Li , Keni Zhang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2016.12.0526 | Volume: 17| Issue: 4| Pages: 1033-1042

Reburning Treatment of the Froths Obtained after the Flotation of Incinerator Fly Ash

Guo-Xia Wei, Han-Qiao Liu , Fang Liu, Rui Zhang, Yu-Wen Zhu, Si-Yu Gao

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2016.12.0535 | Volume: 17| Issue: 4| Pages: 1084-1096

Role of Plant Leaves in Removing Airborne Dust and Associated Metals on Beijing Roadsides

Yanju Liu , Zheng Yang, Minghao Zhu, Jianxin Yin

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2016.11.0474 | Volume: 17| Issue: 10| Pages: 2566-2584
PDF | Supplemental material

Direct Simulation Monte Carlo Method for Acoustic Agglomeration under Standing Wave Condition

Fengxian Fan , Mingjun Zhang, Zhengbiao Peng, Jun Chen, Mingxu Su, Behdad Moghtaderi, Elham Doroodchi

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2016.07.0322 | Volume: 17| Issue: 4| Pages: 1073-1083

Impact of Magnetic Tube on Pollutant Emissions from the Diesel Engine

Chia-Yang Chen, Wen-Jhy Lee, John Kennedy Mwangi , Lin-Chi Wang , Jau-Huai Lu

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2016.11.0478 | Volume: 17| Issue: 4| Pages: 1097-1104

Competitive Adsorption of O2 and Toluene on the Surface of FeOx/SBA-15 Catalyst

Meijuan Lu, Rong Huang, Weicheng Xu, Junliang Wu, Mingli Fu, Limin Chen, Daiqi Ye

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2016.05.0186 | Volume: 17| Issue: 9| Pages: 2310-2316

Decomposition Analysis of CO2 Emissions from Coal - Sourced Electricity Production in South Africa

Mohamed Beidari, Sue-Jane Lin , Charles Lewis

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2016.11.0477 | Volume: 17| Issue: 4| Pages: 1043-1051

Two-Step Flotation Treatment for Removal of Toxic Matter from Hospital Solid Waste Incinerator Fly Ash

Han-Qiao Liu , Fang Liu, Guo-Xia Wei, Rui Zhang, Dan-Dan Zang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2017.02.0090 | Volume: 17| Issue: 5| Pages: 1329-1340

Effects of Selective Catalytic Reduction on the Emissions of Persistent Organic Pollutants from a Heavy-Duty Diesel Engine

Nicholas Kiprotich Cheruiyot, Lin-Chi Wang , Sheng-Lun Lin , Hsi-Hsien Yang, Yu-Ting Chen

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2017.04.0129 | Volume: 17| Issue: 6| Pages: 1658-1665
PDF | Supplemental material

Investigating Real-World Emissions of China’s Heavy-Duty Diesel Trucks: Can SCR Effectively Mitigate NOx Emissions for Highway Trucks?

Liqiang He, Jingnan Hu , Shaojun Zhang, Ye Wu , Xing Guo, Xing Guo, Jinghao Song, Lei Zu, Xuan Zheng, Xiaofeng Bao

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2016.12.0531 | Volume: 17| Issue: 10| Pages: 2585-2594
PDF | Supplemental material

Removal of DPM from an Air Stream Using Micron-Scale Droplets

Lucas Rojas-Mendoza, Emily A. Sarver , John R. Saylor

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2017.03.0093 | Volume: 17| Issue: 7| Pages: 1865-1874
PDF | Supplemental material

Effects of Nutrient Availability on the Biomass Production and CO2 Fixation in a Flat Plate Photobioreactor

Chih Ming Su, Hsin Ta Hsueh, Chi Ming Tseng, Dah Tong Ray, Yun Hwei Shen, Hsin Chu

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2016.09.0386 | Volume: 17| Issue: 7| Pages: 1887-1897
PDF | Supplemental material

Mobile Aerosol Measurement in the Eastern Mediterranean – A Utilization of Portable Instruments

Tareq Hussein , Brandon E. Boor, Vanessa N. dos Santos, Juha Kangasluoma, Tuukka Petäjä, Heikki Lihavainen

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2016.11.0479 | Volume: 17| Issue: 7| Pages: 1875-1886
PDF | Supplemental material

Novel Method for Preparing Controllable Nanoporous α-Fe2O3 and its Reactivity to SCR De-NOx

Haibo Liu, Zexin Zhang, Qian Li, Tianhu Chen , Changai Zhang, Dong Chen, Chengzhu Zhu, Yang Jiang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2017.05.0188 | Volume: 17| Issue: 7| Pages: 1898-1908

Ozone Catalytic Oxidation of Gaseous Toluene over MnO2-Based Ozone Decomposition Catalysts Immobilized on a Nonwoven Fabric

Kazuhiko Sekiguchi , Yuki Kurita, Kenshi Sankoda, Norikazu Namiki, Fumio Yasui, Hajime Tamura

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2017.01.0045 | Volume: 17| Issue: 8| Pages: 2110-2118

Preparation and Characteristic of Antibacterial Facemasks with Chinese Herbal Microcapsules

Ya-Fen Wang , Fei Kang, Sheng-Jie You, Cheng-Hsien Tsai, Geng-Le Lin

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2017.06.0208 | Volume: 17| Issue: 8| Pages: 2119-2128

Preparation of Fe2O3/Al2O3 and Fe2O3/TiO2 Pellets as Oxygen Carrier for Chemical Looping Process

Young Ku , Pao-Hsien Lin, Hsuan-Chih Wu, Yu-Cheng Liu, Yao-Hsuan Tseng, Hao-Yeh Lee

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2017.03.0121 | Volume: 17| Issue: 9| Pages: 2300-2309

Study on Catalytic Soot Oxidation over Spinel Type ACo2O4 (A = Co, Ni, Cu, Zn) Catalysts

Shuo Zhang, Xinbo Zhu, Chenghang Zheng, Daqing Hu, Jian Zhang, Xiang Gao

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2016.12.0564 | Volume: 17| Issue: 9| Pages: 2317-2327

Characterization and SCR Performance of Nano-Structured Iron-Manganese Oxides: Effect of Annealing Temperature

Qian Li, Haibo Liu , Tianhu Chen , Dong Chen, Changai Zhang, Bin Xu, Chengzhu Zhu, Yang Jiang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2017.07.0229 | Volume: 17| Issue: 9| Pages: 2328-2337

Effects of Surfactants on the Removal of Carbonaceous Matter and Dioxins from Weathered Incineration Fly Ash

Han-Qiao Liu , Fang Liu, Guo-Xia Wei, Rui Zhang, Yu-Wen Zhu

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2017.08.0266 | Volume: 17| Issue: 9| Pages: 2338-2347

Laboratory Evaluation of a Manure Additive for Mitigating Gas and Odor Releases from Layer Hen Manure

Ji-Qin Ni , Albert J. Heber, Teng T. Lim, Sam M. Hanni, Claude A. Diehl

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2016.07.0327 | Volume: 17| Issue: 10| Pages: 2533-2541

High Selectivity of Visible-Light-Driven La-doped TiO2 Photocatalysts for NO Removal

Yu Huang, Jun-Ji Cao, Fei Kang, Sheng-Jie You, Chia-Wei Chang, Ya-Fen Wang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2017.08.0282 | Volume: 17| Issue: 10| Pages: 2555-2565

Improved Photocatalytic Air Cleaner with Decomposition of Aldehyde and Aerosol-Associated Influenza Virus Infectivity in Indoor Air

Kimiyasu Shiraki , Hiroshi Yamada, Yoshihiro Yoshida, Ayumu Ohno, Teruo Watanabe, Takafumi Watanabe, Hiroyuki Watanabe, Hidemitsu Watanabe, Masao Yamaguchi, Fumio Tokuoka, Shigeatsu Hashimoto, Masakazu Kawamura, Norihisa Adachi

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2017.06.0220 | Volume: 17| Issue: 11| Pages: 2901-2912

Computer Simulation Studies of Structure Characteristics of Ordered Mesoporous Carbons and its Naphthalene Adsorption Performance

Keliang Wang, Mingli Fu, Junliang Wu, Guangying Zhou, Daiqi Ye

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2016.12.0562 | Volume: 18| Issue: 2| Pages: 542-548

Analysis of Reduction Potential of Primary Air Pollutant Emissions from Coking Industry in China

Yan Wang, Ke Cheng , He-Zhong Tian, Peng Yi, Zhi-Gang Xue

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2017.04.0139 | Volume: 18| Issue: 2| Pages: 533-541
PDF | Supplemental material

The Effect of Cr Addition on Hg0 Oxidation and NO Reduction over V2O5/TiO2 Catalyst

Hao Song, Menglei Zhang, Jinpin Yu, Weihong Wu, Ruiyang Qu, Chenghang Zheng, Xiang Gao

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2017.10.0411 | Volume: 18| Issue: 3| Pages: 803-810
PDF | Supplemental material

Magnetization of Metal Mesh for Fine Dust Capture

Sang In Choi, Jiaping Feng, Sang Bum Kim, Young Min Jo

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2017.11.0491 | Article In Press

NO Adsorption and Oxidation on Mn Doped CeO2 (111) Surfaces: A DFT+U Study

Lu Liu, Chenghang Zheng, Junfeng Wang, Yongxin Zhang, Xiang Gao , Kefa Cen

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2017.12.0597 | Volume: 18| Issue: 4| Pages: 1080-1088
PDF | Supplemental material

Experimental Investigation of the Filtration Characteristics of Charged Porous Fibers

Chih-Te Wang, Tsung-Ming Tu, Jin-Yuan Syu, Chi-Ching Kuo, Pei-Chen Kuo, Yu-Rou Jhong, Wen-Yinn Lin

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2017.12.0582 | Accepted Manuscripts