Major findings from the Pilot Phase of Project Surya
1) Black carbon emissions from biomass and fossil fuels in rural IndiaAtmos. Chem. Phys., 11, 7289-7299, 2011. Full .pdf.
2) A Cellphone Based System for Large Scale Monitoring of Black CarbonAtmos. Environ. vol 45, Issue 26, pp. 4481-4487, 2011 Full .pdf.
3) Real-time assessment of Black Carbon pollution in Indian households due to traditional and improved biomass cookstovesEnvironmental Science and Technology, Published Online 08 February 2012, 8 pp Full .pdf.
4) Link between local scale BC emissions and large scale atmospheric solar absorptionAtmos. Chem. Phys., 12, 1173-1187, 2012 Full .pdf.
Previously featured in Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss, 11, 21319-21361, 2011. Full .pdf
With funding from United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (SIDA, Sweden), QUALCOMM Incorporated (USA), The G. Unger Vetelsen Foundation (USA), and private donors (Dr. E. Freiman, Dr. D. Zaelke)