Air Pollution in Eastern Asia: An Integrated Perspective

The book should help decision-makers to design effective policies for air quality improvement and to successfully manage short-term air pollution episodes that substantially affect people’s qualityof life and strongly impact the economy. 

Bibliographic Details
Other Authors: Bouarar, Idir (Editor), Wang, Xuemei (Editor), Brasseur, Guy P. (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: Cham Springer International Publishing 2017, 2017
Edition:1st ed. 2017
Series:ISSI Scientific Report Series
Online Access:
Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Surface PM2.5, Satellite AOD Distribution and Related Effects on Crop Production in China
  • Research Perspectives on Air Pollution and Human Health in Asia
  • Part I. General Perspective
  • Overview of Persistent Haze Events in China
  • An Overview of Air Quality Modeling Activities in South Asia
  • Sources and Chemical Composition of Particulate Matter during Haze Pollution Events in China
  • Photochemical Smog in Southern China: a Synthesis of Observations and Model Investigations of the Sources and Effects of Nitrous Acid
  • Connection between East Asian Air Pollution and Monsoon System
  •  Part II. Sources of Air Pollution
  • Anthropogenic Emissions in Asia
  • Biomass Burning Sources in China
  • Sources and Long-term Trends of Ozone Precursors to Asian Pollution
  • Source Apportionment of Tropospheric Ozone by Chemical Transport Model: From Global to City Cluster
  • Part III. Analysis of in-situ Measurements
  • Real-Time Characterization of Aerosol Particle Composition during Winter High-Pollution Events in China
  • Chemical Composition during Severe Haze Events in Northern China
  • Spatial Distributions, Chemical Properties, and Sources of Ambient Particulate Matters in China
  • Part IV. Space Observations
  • Observation of Air Pollution in Asia using UV/Visible Space Sensors
  • Observation of Air Pollution over China using the IASI Thermal Infrared Space Sensor
  • Monitoring Aerosol Properties in East Asia from Geostationary Orbit : GOCI MI And GEMS
  • Space Observation of Aerosols from Satellite over China during Pollution Episodes: Status and Perspectives
  • Space Observations of Dust in East Asia
  • Part V. Modeling
  • Predicting Air Pollution in Eastern Asia
  • Chemical Weather Forecasting for Eastern China
  • Modelling assessment of atmospheric composition and air quality in Eastern and Southern Asia
  • Chemical and Meteorological Feedbacks in the Formation of Intense Haze Events
  • Impact of Urbanization on Regional Climate and Air Quality in China
  • Part VI. Impacts of Air Pollution