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Keyword: Particulate matter

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

Atmospheric Signature and Potential Sources of Rare Earth Elements in Size-Resolved Particulate Matter in a Megacity of China

Qili Dai, Liwei Li, Tingkun Li, Xiaohui Bi , Yufen Zhang, Jianhui Wu, Baoshuang Liu, Jixin Gao, Wancong Gu, Lin Yao, Yinchang Feng

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2016.03.0108 | Volume: 16| Issue: 9| Pages: 2085-2095
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Using Atmospheric Visibility to Assess the Effects of Air Pollution on Hospital Admissions for Respiratory Diseases

Chia-Chi Lung, Szu-Chieh Chen, Chia-Hsin Yang, Yu-Chieh Chen, Shih-Yu Chang , Wen-Chang Tseng, Su-Ching Liu

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2016.03.0111 | Volume: 16| Issue: 9| Pages: 2237-2244

Phthalate Ester Concentrations, Sources, and Risks in the Ambient Air of Tianjin, China

Zhenyu Zhu, Yaqin Ji , Shijian Zhang, Jingbo Zhao, Jie Zhao

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2015.07.0473 | Volume: 16| Issue: 9| Pages: 2294-2301
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Effect of Uncertainty on Source Contributions from the Positive Matrix Factorization Model for a Source Apportionment Study

Guo-Liang Shi, Hao Chen, Ying-Ze Tian , Dan-Lin Song, Lai-Dong Zhou, Fei Chen, Hao-Fei Yu, Yin-Chang Feng

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2015.12.0678 | Volume: 16| Issue: 7| Pages: 1665-1674
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Characterizing Particulate Pollutants in an Enclosed Museum in Shanghai, China

Lina Wang, Guangli Xiu , Yuanxiang Chen, Fangyuan Xu, Laiming Wu, Danian Zhang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.12.0360 | Volume: 15| Issue: 1| Pages: 319-328

Experimental Measurements of Particulate Matter Deliquescence and Crystallization Relative Humidity: Application in Heritage Climatology

Marco Casati , Grazia Rovelli, Luca D’Angelo, Maria Grazia Perrone, Giorgia Sangiorgi, Ezio Bolzacchini, Luca Ferrero

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2014.11.0289 | Volume: 15| Issue: 2| Pages: 399-409

Characteristics of Atmospheric Small Ions and Their Application to Assessment of Air Quality in a Typical Semi-Arid City of Northwest China

Yanpeng Li , Xiao Guo, Tinglu Wang, Yue Zhao, Haifeng Zhang, Wenke Wang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2014.06.0123 | Volume: 15| Issue: 3| Pages: 865-874

Characterization and Source Identification of Heavy Metals in Ambient PM10 and PM2.5 in an Integrated Iron and Steel Industry Zone Compared with a Background Site

Qi-Li Dai, Xiao-Hui Bi , Jian-Hui Wu, Yu-Fen Zhang, Jing Wang, Hong Xu, Lin Yao, Li Jiao, Yin-Chang Feng

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2014.09.0226 | Volume: 15| Issue: 3| Pages: 875-887

Characterization of Particulate Matter, Ions and OC/EC in a Museum in Shanghai, China

Guangli Xiu , Xin Wu, Lina Wang, Yuanxiang Chen, Ying Yu, Fangyuan Xu, Laiming Wu

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2014.07.0147 | Volume: 15| Issue: 4| Pages: 1240-1250

Comparison of Emissivity, Transmittance, and Reflectance Infrared Spectra of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons with those of Atmospheric Particulates (PM1)

Dayana M. Agudelo-Castañeda, Elba Calesso Teixeira , Ismael Luís Schneider, Silvia Beatriz Alves Rolim, Naira Balzaretti, Gabriel Silva e Silva

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2014.12.0329 | Volume: 15| Issue: 4| Pages: 1627-1639

Systematic Approach to Optimization of Submicron Particle Agglomeration Using Ionic-Wind-Assisted Pre-Charger

Qianyun Chang, Chenghang Zheng, Xiang Gao , Penchi Chiang, Mengxiang Fang, Zhongyang Luo, Kefa Cen

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2015.06.0418 | Volume: 15| Issue: 7| Pages: 2709-2719

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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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 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Novel Air Filtration Device for Building Air Handling Unit

Soon-Bark Kwon, Seyoung Kim, Duck-Shin Park, Youngmin Cho, Jinho Kim, Myungjoon Kim, Taesung Kim

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.06.0087 | Volume: 11| Issue: 5| Pages: 570-577

The Influences of Diesel Particulate Filter Installation on Air Pollutant Emissions for Used Vehicles

Ying I. Tsai, Hsi-Hsien Yang , Lin-Chi Wang, Jing-Liang Huan, Li-Hao Young, Man-Ting Cheng, Pen-Chi Chiang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.05.0066 | Volume: 11| Issue: 5| Pages: 578-583

Physicochemical Properties of PM2.5 and PM2.5–10 at Inland and Offshore Sites over Southeastern Coastal Region of Taiwan Strait

Hsieh-Hung Tsai, Chung-Shin Yuan , Chung-Hsuang Hung, Chitsan Lin

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2010.12.0113 | Volume: 11| Issue: 6| Pages: 664-678

Exposure to PM10, PM2.5, PM1 and Carbon Monoxide on Roads in Lahore, Pakistan

Ian Colbeck , Zaheer Ahmad Nasir, Shakil Ahmad, Zulfiqar Ali

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2010.10.0087 | Volume: 11| Issue: 6| Pages: 689-695

Performance Evaluation of AERMOD and ADMS-Urban for Total Suspended Particulate Matter Concentrations in Megacity Delhi

Manju Mohan , Shweta Bhati, Archana Sreenivas, Pallavi Marrapu

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2011.05.0065 | Volume: 11| Issue: 7| Pages: 883-894

Emissions from Using Viscous Agent-Treated Fishing Boat Fuel Oil: Tests with a Heavy-Duty Diesel Engine (HDDE) Dynamometer

Tser-Son Wu, Lien-Te Hsieh , Sheng-Lun Lin, Yu-Cheng Chang, Chung-Bang Chen, Chung-Hsien Hung

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2009.09.0054 | Volume: 10| Issue: 1| Pages: 76-85

Source Characterization and Apportionment of PM10 in Panzhihua, China

Yong-hua Xue, Jian-hui Wu , Yin-chang Feng, Li Dai, Xiao-hui Bi, Xiang Li, Tan Zhu, Shi-bao Tang, Mei-fang Chen

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2010.01.0002 | Volume: 10| Issue: 4| Pages: 367-377

Measurement of Particulate n-alkanes and PAHs Inside and Outside a Temple in Xiamen, China

Shui-Ping Wu, Xin-Hong Wang , Hua-Sheng Hong, Jing-Ming Yan

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2008.10.0047 | Volume: 9| Issue: 1| Pages: 120-138

Source Identification of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons in Urban Particulate Matter of Tangshan, China

Guo-Liang Shi, Yin-Chang Feng , Jian-Hui Wu, Xiang Li, Yu-Qiu Wang, Yong-Hua Xue, Tan Zhu

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2008.12.0063 | Volume: 9| Issue: 3| Pages: 309-315

Dry Deposition of Airborne Particles and Characteristics of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons in Urban Kaohsiung, Taiwan

H.K. Wang, K.S. Chen , J.J. Lu, Y.P. Peng, W.C. Wang, M.Y. Tsai, C.H. Lai

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2006.12.0029 | Volume: 7| Issue: 1| Pages: 106-120

Particulate Air Pollution at Schools: Indoor-Outdoor Relationship and Determinants of Indoor Concentrations

Mahmoud Mohammadyan, Ahmad Alizadeh-Larimi, Siavash Etemadinejad, Mohd Talib Latif, Behzad Heibati , Kaan Yetilmezsoy, Sabah Ahmed Abdul-Wahab, Payam Dadvand

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2016.03.0128 | Volume: 17| Issue: 3| Pages: 857-864
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Spatial and Temporal Variability of the PM2.5/PM10 Ratio in Wuhan, Central China

Gang Xu, Limin Jiao , Boen Zhang, Suli Zhao, Man Yuan, Yanyan Gu, Jiafeng Liu, Xin Tang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2016.09.0406 | Volume: 17| Issue: 3| Pages: 741-751

Investigation of Particulate Matter Regional Transport in Beijing Based on Numerical Simulation

Jianjun He , Hongjun Mao , Sunling Gong, Ye Yu, Lin Wu, Hongli Liu, Ying Chen, Boyu Jing, Peipei Ren, Chao Zou

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2016.03.0110 | Volume: 17| Issue: 5| Pages: 1181-1189

Estimation of Mortality and Hospital Admissions Attributed to Criteria Air Pollutants in Tehran Metropolis, Iran (2013–2016)

Mostafa Hadei, Philip K. Hopke, Seyed Saeed Hashemi Nazari, Maryam Yarahmadi, Abbas Shahsavani , Mohammad Reza Alipour

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2017.04.0128 | Volume: 17| Issue: 10| Pages: 2474-2481
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Commuting in Los Angeles: Cancer and Non-cancer Health Risks of Roadway, Light-Rail and Subway Transit Routes

Christopher Lovett, Farimah Shirmohammadi, Mohammad H. Sowlat, Constantinos Sioutas

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2017.09.0331 | Volume: 18| Issue: 9| Pages: 2363-2374

Electrostatic Precipitation of Submicron Particles with an Enhanced Unipolar Pre-Charger

Zelong Liao, Yuheng Li, Xiangsheng Xiao, Chen Wang, Shang Cao, Yong Yang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2017.08.0261 | Volume: 18| Issue: 5| Pages: 1141-1147

Long-range Transport of Aerosols from Biomass Burning over Southeastern South America and their Implications on Air Quality

Leila Droprinchinski Martins , Ricardo Hallak, Rafaela Cruz Alves, Daniela S. de Almeida, Rafaela Squizzato, Camila A.B. Moreira, Alexandra Beal, Iara da Silva, Anderson Rudke, Jorge A. Martins

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2017.11.0545 | Volume: 18| Issue: 7| Pages: 1734-1745
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Analysis of the Impact of African Dust Storms on the Presence of Enteric Viruses in the Atmosphere in Tenerife, Spain

Cristina Gonzalez-Martin , Nieves M. Coronado-Alvarez, Nuria Teigell-Perez, Raquel Diaz-Solano, Francisco J. Exposito, Juan P. Diaz, Dale W. Griffin, Basilio Valladares

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2017.11.0463 | Volume: 18| Issue: 7| Pages: 1863-1873
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A Comparison of PAH Emission Sampling Methods (Cyclone, Impactor) in Particulate and Gaseous Phase

Jiří Horák, Lenka Kuboňová , Kamil Krpec, František Hopan, Petr Kubesa, Jan Koloničný, Daniela Plachá

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2017.10.0408 | Volume: 18| Issue: 4| Pages: 849-855
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Assessment and Valuation of Public Health Impacts from Gradual Biodiesel Implementation in the Transport Energy Matrix in Brazil

Evangelina M.P.A. Vormittag , Cristina Guimarães Rodrigues, Paulo Afonso de André, Paulo Hilário Nascimento Saldiva

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2017.11.0449 | Volume: 18| Issue: 9| Pages: 2375-2382

The Recent State of Ambient Air Quality in Jakarta

Sheila Dewi Ayu Kusumaningtyas , Edvin Aldrian, Trinah Wati, Dwi Atmoko, Sunaryo Sunaryo

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2017.10.0391 | Volume: 18| Issue: 9| Pages: 2343-2354

Forecasting of Hourly PM2.5 in South-West Zone in Santiago de Chile

Patricio Perez , Camilo Menares

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2018.01.0029 | Volume: 18| Issue: 10| Pages: 2666-2679

Aerosol Chamber Characterization for Commercial Particulate Matter (PM) Sensor Evaluation

Dian Ahmad Hapidin, Casmika Saputra, Dian Syah Maulana, Muhammad Miftahul Munir , Khairurrijal Khairurrijal

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2017.12.0611 | Volume: 19| Issue: 1| Pages: 181-194

Gaseous and Carbonaceous Composition of PM2.5 Emitted from Rural Vehicles in China

Xianbao Shen, Hui Wu, Xinyue Cao, Wei Zhang, Zhiliang Yao , Xuewei Hao

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2017.10.0401 | Volume: 18| Issue: 8| Pages: 1993-2004

Variation in Airborne Particulate Levels at a Newly Opened Underground Railway Station

Yingying Cha , Minghui Tu, Max Elmgren, Sanna Silvergren, Ulf Olofsson

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2018.06.0225 | Volume: 19| Issue: 4| Pages: 737-748

Source Apportionment and Macro Tracer: Integration of Independent Methods for Quantification of Woody Biomass Burning Contribution to PM10

Milena Stracquadanio, Ettore Petralia , Massimo Berico, Teresa M.G. La Torretta, Antonella Malaguti, Mihaela Mircea, Maurizio Gualtieri, Luisella Ciancarella

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2018.05.0186 | Volume: 19| Issue: 4| Pages: 711-723
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Inhalation Health Risk Assessment for the Human Tracheobronchial Tree under PM Exposure in a Bus Stop Scene

Xiaoyu Xu, Yidan Shang, Lin Tian , Wenguo Weng, Jiyuan Tu

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2018.09.0343 | Volume: 19| Issue: 6| Pages: 1365-1376

Topological Characterization of Haze Episodes Using Persistent Homology

Nur Fariha Syaqina Zulkepli , Mohd Salmi Md Noorani, Fatimah Abdul Razak, Munira Ismail, Mohd Almie Alias

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2018.08.0315 | Volume: 19| Issue: 7| Pages: 1614-1624

Effects of Acoustic and Pulse Corona Discharge Coupling Field on Agglomeration and Removal of Coal-fired Fine Particles

Mingchun He, Zhongyang Luo , Mengshi Lu, Shuxin Liu, Mengxiang Fang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2018.08.0306 | Volume: 19| Issue: 11| Pages: 2585-2596

A Novel Method of Collecting and Chemically Characterizing Milligram Quantities of Indoor Airborne Particulate Matter

Gavin J. Parker, Chun H. Ong, Robert B. Manges, Emma M. Stapleton, Alejandro P. Comellas, Thomas M. Peters , Elizabeth A. Stone

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2019.04.0182 | Volume: 19| Issue: 11| Pages: 2387-2395
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Vertical Distribution of Particulate Matter and its Relationship with Planetary Boundary Layer Structure in Shenyang, Northeast China

Xiaolan Li , Yanjun Ma , Yangfeng Wang, Wei Wei, Yunhai Zhang, Ningwei Liu, Ye Hong

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2019.06.0311 | Volume: 19| Issue: 11| Pages: 2464-2476
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Indoor Household Particulate Matter Measurements Using a Network of Low-cost Sensors

Shruti Hegde , Kyeong T. Min, James Moore, Philip Lundrigan, Neal Patwari, Scott Collingwood, Alfred Balch, Kerry E. Kelly

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2019.01.0046 | Volume: 20| Issue: 2| Pages: 381-394
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Influence of Meteorological Variables on Suburban Atmospheric PM2.5 in the Southern Region of Peninsular Malaysia

Nadhira Dahari, Mohd Talib Latif, Khalida Muda , Norelyza Hussein

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2019.06.0313 | Volume: 20| Issue: 1| Pages: 14-25
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Spatiotemporal Variations and Contributing Factors of Air Pollutants in Almaty, Kazakhstan

Aiymgul Kerimray , Eldar Azbanbayev, Bulat Kenessov, Pavel Plotitsyn, Danara Alimbayeva, Ferhat Karaca

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2019.09.0464 | Article In Press

Serum Neurofilament Light Polypeptide is a Biomarker for Inflammation in Cerebrospinal Fluid Caused by Fine Particulate Matter

Ta-Chih Hsiao, Jungshan Chang, Jia-Yi Wang, Dean Wu, Kai-Jen Chuang, Jen-Kun Chen, Tsun-Jen Cheng, Hsiao-Chi Chuang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2019.08.0376 | Accepted Manuscripts
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