Air Quality & Emissions Control Research Themes

Air Monitoring

The group is involved in the monitoring of ground-level air pollutants and meteorological parameters in South Texas. Measurements of

  • Ozone
  • Oxides of Nitrogen (NOx and NOy)
  • Volatile Organic Compounds
  • Fine Particulate Matters
  • Aerosol Composition
  • Carbon Monoxide
  • Meteorological Fields

Air Quality Modeling

The Air Quality Modeling and Forecasting projects include:

  • WRF Meteorological Modeling
  • SMOKE Emission Modeling
  • CMAQ-DDM Air Quality Modeling & Sensitivity Analysis
  • CALPUFF Modeling
  • AERMOD Modeling
  • Receptor (CMB and PMF) Modeling

Emissions Inventory Development

Air Quality Data Analysis

Data analysis projects include:

  • Kolmogorov-Zurbenko Filtering Technique
  • Air Trajectory Analysis
  • Trend Analysis
  • Atmospheric Chemical Composition
  • Stochastic Process Analysis
  • Meteorological Analysis

This page was last updated on: June 11, 2014