Community Spotlight: Avril Unger

When Art Meets Air Pollution In February 2018, Avril Unger, a performance artist collaborated with Jhatkaa, a Bengaluru-based advocacy and campaigning organization for her latest piece, an art installation on air pollution.  Read about it here and here. An excerpt from the news piece: "You’d probably be perplexed at the sight of her, performance artist … Continue reading Community Spotlight: Avril Unger

Researcher in Spotlight- Arti Choudhary

Dr. Arti Choudhary’s research is focused on on-road emission characterization and emission modelling. She is currently working at the Central Road Research Institute (CSIR-CRRI). She has a PhD from the Department of Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati (India) and M.Tech. from Thapar University, Patiala (India). Her past research was funded by the Ministry … Continue reading Researcher in Spotlight- Arti Choudhary

AQ in India Newsletter- December 2016

Media articles  Burning of trees sinks Chennai's air quality  Govt asks pollution watchdogs to get their instruments calibrated to maintain accuracy  Delhi’s plan to create a landfill along the banks of the Yamuna is a downright dangerous idea  The long-term solution   CAST to test northeast India’s air pollution situation    Take a deep breath – here’s … Continue reading AQ in India Newsletter- December 2016

Job Opportunities- December 2016

[1] Postdoctoral Research Fellowship in Air Pollution Modelling [Deadline: January 3rd, 2017] [2] Faculty Recruitment for IIT Bhubaneswar [3] Expression of interest for Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowships (MSCA IFs) in 2017 and onwards at the Department for Environmental Science, Aarhus University.  

Researcher in Spotlight- Jamson Masih

Dr. Jamson Masih is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Chemistry at Wilson College, Mumbai (Maharashtra, India). He obtained his Ph.D. degree in Chemistry (thesis: Studies on Trends in Particulate Matter Size Distribution and Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons in Indoor Environment of Domestic Homes) and a Masters degree in Organic Chemistry from St. John's College, … Continue reading Researcher in Spotlight- Jamson Masih