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(Reference Databases)

Year 2012

WATER

Title : Water balance of global aquifers revealed by groundwater footprint

Keywords : Aquifers, groundwater footprint, water balance, virtual water calculations

Author : T. Gleeson, Y. Wada, M.F.P. Bierkens, L.P.H. vanBeek

Reference : Nature, 488, 2012, 197-200.

Source : http://www.nature.com/nature/journal/v488/n7410/abs/nature11295.html



Title : Hydrochemical investigation and quality assessment of groundwater in rural areas of Delhi, India

Keywords : Rural area, Delhi, hydrogeochemistry, drinking and irrigation, India

Author : M. Alam, S. Rais, M. Aslam

Reference : Environmental Earth Sciences, 66(1), 2012, 97-110.

Source : http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s12665-011-1210-x



Title : Evaluation of groundwater quality for irrigation and drinking using GIS and geostatistics in a peri-urban area of Delhi, India

Keywords : Delhi, GIS, groundwater quality, kriging, semivariogram, water quality index

Author : P.P. Adhikari, C.J. Dash, H. Chandrasekharan, T.B.S. Rajput, S.K. Dubey

Reference : Arabian Journal of Geosciences, 5(6), 2012, 1432-1434.

Source : http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s12517-011-0330-7



Title : Origin and dynamics of groundwater salinity in the alluvial plains of western Delhi and adjacent territories of Haryana state, India

Keywords : groundwater, salinity, Delhi, Haryana, India, alluvial

Author : G. Lorenzen, C. Sprenger, P. Baudron, D. Gupta, A. Pekdeger

Reference : Hydrological Processes, 26(15), 2012, 2333-2345.

Source :
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/hyp.8311/abstract;jsessionid=3235ADACB7FB66F2C1BAFEF64ACB6D28.f03t01?userIsAuthenticated=false&deniedAccessCustomisedMessage



Title : Water quality index and multivariate analysis for groundwater quality assessment of villages of rural India

Keywords : Water quality index and multivariate analysis for groundwater quality assessment of villages of rural India

Author : D.H. Tambekar, B.B. Neware

Reference : Science Research Reporter, 2(3), 2012, 229-235.

Source : www.jsrr.net/Vol.2%20No.3/11%20Tambekar%2047-53.pdf



Title : Water resource management: An Indian perspective

Keywords : Sustainable management, stressed water, safe drinking water, socio-economic development, water resource management

Author : G.K. Khadse, P.K. Labhasetwar, S.R. Wate

Reference : Journal of Environmental Engineering and Science, 54(4), 2012, 577-591.

Source : http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25151722


AIR

Title : Role of meterology in seasonality of air pollution in megacity Delhi, India

Keywords : Air quality in Delhi, particulate pollution, winter highs, mixing layer height, role of meterology

Author : S.K. Guttikunda, B.R. Gurjar

Reference : Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, 184(5), 2012, 3199-3211.

Source : http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s10661-011-2182-8



Title : Impact of Diwali celebrations on urban air and noise quality in Delhi city, India

Keywords : Air pollutants, Diwali, fireworks, Correlation, regression

Author : P. Mandal, M. Prakash, J.K. Bassin

Reference : Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, 184(1), 2012, 209-215.

Source: http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s10661-011-1960-7



Title : Indoor air pollution – related acute lower respiratory infections and low birth weight: A systematic review

Keywords : Indoor air pollution, indoor smoke, low birth weight, pneumonia, solid biomass fuel

Author : P. Misra, R. Srivastava, A. Krishnan, V. Sreenivaas, C.S. Pandav

Reference : Journal of Tropical Pediatrics, 58(6), 2012, 457-466.

Source : http://tropej.oxfordjournals.org/content/58/6/457.short



Title : Critical review of receptor modelling for particulate matter: A case study of India

Keywords : Receptor model, PM, Source apportionment, chemical mass balance, multivariate models, India

Author : P. Pant, R.M. Harrison

Reference : Atmospheric Environment, 49, 2012, 1-12.

Source : http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1352231011012477



Title : Respiratory health effects of air pollution: Update on biomass smoke and traffic pollution

Keywords : Biomass, traffic, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, asthma, air pollutants, particulate matter

Author : R.J. Laumbach, H.M. Kipen

Reference : Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, 129(1), 2012, 3-11.

Source : http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0091674911018264


NOISE

Title : Research on road traffic noise and human health in India: Review of literature from 1991 to current

Keywords : Altitudinal survey, exposure-effect study, noise pollution, road traffic noise, subjective response, systematic review

Author : D. Banerjee

Reference : Noise & Health, 14(58), 2012, 113-118.

Source :
http://www.noiseandhealth.org/article.asp?issn=1463-1741;year=2012;volume=14;issue=58;spage=113;epage=118;aulast=Banerjee



Title : Impact of Diwali celebrations on urban air and noise quality in Delhi city, India

Keywords : Air pollutants, ambient noise, Diwali, fireworks, correlation-regression

Author : P. Mandal, M. Prakash, J.K. Bassin

Reference : Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, 184(1), 2012, 209-215.

Source: http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s10661-011-1960-7



Title : Passive noise control measures for traffic noise abatement in Delhi, India

Keywords : Best practicable and economical option (BPEO), TOPSIS (Technique for order preference by similarity to ideal solution), Traffic noise

Author : N. Garg, O. Sharma, V. Mohanan, S. Maji

Reference : Journal of Scientific & Industrial Research, 71, 2012, 226-234.

Source : http://nopr.niscair.res.in/handle/123456789/13624



Title : Some insights into the relationship between urban air pollution and noise levels

Keywords : Noise pollution, air pollution, diurnal, spatiotemporal

Author : K.H. Kim, D.X. Ho, R.J.C. Brown, J.M. Oh, C.G. Park, I.C. Ryu

Reference : Science of the Total Environment, 424, 2012, 271-279.

Source : http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0048969712002781



Title : Road traffic noise prediction with neural networks – A review

Keywords : Artificial neural networks, road traffic, noise, analytical model

Author : K. Kumar, M. Parida, V.K. Katiyar

Reference : An International Journal of Optimization and Control: Theories & Applications, 2(1), 2012, 29-37.

Source : http://ijocta.balikesir.edu.tr/index.php/files/article/view/59



WASTE

Title : Municipal solid waste management in India – Current state and future challenges: A review

Keywords : Municipal solid waste, management, India

Author : R.K. Kaushal, G.K. Varghese, M. Chabukdhara

Reference : International Journal of Engineering Science and Technology, 4(4), 2012, 1473-1489.

Source :
https://www.researchgate.net/publication/233894305_Municipal_Solid_Waste_Management_in_India-Current_State_and_Future_Challenges_A_Review



Title : Urbanization and solid waste management in India: Present practices and future challanges

Keywords : Municipal solid waste (MSW), urbanization, India

Author : D. Vij

Reference : Procedia – Social and Behavioral Sciences, 37, 2012, 437-447.

Source: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1877042812007884



Title : Development of an integrated model to recover precious metals from electronic scrap – A novel strategy for e-waste management

Keywords : Biometallurgy, biosorbent, e-waste management, hydrometallurgy, integrated model, recycling, recovery

Author : V. Bhat, P. Rao, Y. Patil

Reference : Procedia – Social and Behavioral Sciences, 37, 2012, 397-406.

Source : http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1877042812007847



Title : Chemical treatment technologies for waste-water recycling – an overview

Keywords : Chemical treatment technologies, waste water recycling, India

Author : V.K. Gupta, I. Ali, T.A. Saleh, A. Nayak, S. Agarwal

Reference : RSC Advances, 2, 2012, 6380-6388.

Source : http://pubs.rsc.org/en/content/articlelanding/2012/ra/c2ra20340e#!divAbstract



Title : Vermi composting – organic waste management and disposal

Keywords : Solid waste, vermi composting, organic waste, disposal

Author : J.S. Kumar, K.V. Subbaiah, P.V. Rao

Reference : Journal of Environmental Science and Engineering, 54(1), 2012, 134-139.

Source : http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23741869