ERS/ATS workshop of respiratory health effects of household air pollution

Sood A, et al. (including KR Smith). ERS/ATS workshop of respiratory health effects of household air pollutionJ Eur Resp Disease, 2018, Jan 4;51(1). pii: 1700698. doi: 10.1183/13993003.00698-2017. Print 2018 Jan

 

Household air pollution, health, and climate change – clearing the air

Goldemberg J, Martinez-Gomez J, Sagar A, Smith KR.  Household air pollution, health, and climate change – clearing the air. Environ Res Lett. Accepted Manuscript online 2 January 2018. doi.org/10.1088/1748-9326/aaa49d

Kitchen PM2.5 concentrations and child acute lower respiratory infection in Bhaktapur, Nepal: The importance of fuel type

Bates MN, Pokhrel AK, Chandyo RK, Valentiner-Branth P, Mathisen M, Basnet S, Strand TA, Burnett RT, Smith KR. Kitchen PM(2.5) concentrations and child acute lower respiratory infection in Bhaktapur, Nepal: The importance of fuel type. Environ Res. 2017 Dec 11;161:546-553. doi: 10.1016/j.envres.2017.11.056. [Epub
ahead of print] 

The Lancet Commission on pollution and health

Landrigan P, et al. (including Smith KR), Lancet Commission on Pollution and Health, The Lancet, Published online Oct 19, 2017, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(17)32345-0 

Injury Prevention and Environmental Health: Key Messages from Disease Control Priorities, Third Edition

Mock CN, Smith KR, Kobusingye O, Nugent R, and authors of the Injury Prevention & Environmental Health Volume. 2017. Injury Prevention and Environmental Health: Key Messages from Disease Control Priorities, Third Edition. In C. Mock, O. Kobusingye, R. Nugent, K. R. Smith (Eds.), Injury Prevention & Environmental Health, Disease Control Priorities, third edition, volume 7. Washington, DC: World Bank. 

Trends in Morbidity and Mortality Attributable to Injuries and Selected Environmental Hazards

Watkins DA, Dabestani N, Mock CN, Cullen MR, Smith KR, Nugent R. 2017. Trends in Morbidity and Mortality Attributable to Injuries and Selected Environmental Hazards. In C. Mock, O. Kobusingye, R. Nugent, K. R. Smith (Eds.), Injury Prevention & Environmental Health, Disease Control Priorities, third edition, volume 7. Washington, DC: World Bank. 

Household Air Pollution from Solid Cookfuels and Health

Smith KR, Pillarisetti A. 2017. Household Air Pollution from Solid Cookfuels and Health. In C. Mock, O. Kobusingye, R. Nugent, K. R. Smith (Eds.), Injury Prevention & Environmental Health, Disease Control Priorities, third edition, volume 7. Washington, DC: World Bank. 

The Impact of Household Energy Interventions on Health and Finances in Haryana, India: An Extended Cost-Effectiveness Analysis

Pillarisetti A, Jamison D, Smith KR. 2017. The Impact of Household Energy Interventions on Health and Finances in Haryana, India: An Extended Cost-Effectiveness Analysis. In C. Mock, O. Kobusingye, R. Nugent, K. R. Smith (Eds.), Injury Prevention & Environmental Health, Disease Control Priorities, third edition, volume 7. Washington, DC: World Bank.
Supporting Information [PDF].

Health assessment of future PM2.5 exposures from indoor, outdoor, and secondhand tobacco smoke concentrations under alternative policy pathways in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia

Hill LD, Edwards R, Turner JR, Argo YD, Olkhanud PB, Odsuren M, Guttikunda S, Ochir C, Smith KR. (2017) Health assessment of future PM2.5 exposures from indoor, outdoor, and secondhand tobacco smoke concentrations under alternative policy pathways in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia. PLoS ONE 12(10): e0186834, doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0186834

 

The Indian LPG Programmes: Globally Pioneering Initiatives

Kirk R. Smith, The Indian LPG Programmes: Globally Pioneering Initiatives, Chapter 5 in Bibek Debroy & Ashok Malik, eds, India@70; Modi@3.5, Wisdom Tree, New Delhi, 2017, 211 pp.

Small, Smart, Fast, and Cheap: Microchip-Based Sensors to Estimate Air Pollution Exposures in Rural Households

Ajay Pillarisetti, Tracy Allen, Ilse Ruiz-Mercado, Rufus Edwards, Zohir Chowdhury, Charity Garland, L. Drew Hill, Michael Johnson, Charles D. Litton, Nicholas L. Lam, David Pennise, and Kirk R. Smith. Small, Smart, Fast, and Cheap: Microchip-Based Sensors to Estimate Air Pollution.  Sensors 17, 18792017,doi:10.3390/s17081879

 

The impact of household cooking and heating with solid fuels on ambient PM2.5 in peri-urban Beijing

Jiawen Liao, Anna Zimmerman Jin, Zoe A. Chafe, Ajay Pillarisetti, Tao Yu, Ming Shan, Xudong Yang, Haixi Li, Guangqing Liu, Kirk R. Smith. The impact of household cooking and heating with solid fuels on ambient PM2.5 in peri-urban Beijing. Atmospheric Environment 165:62-722017.  

 

 

Why both gas and biomass are needed today to address the solid fuel cooking problem in India: A challenge to the biomass stove community

Air quality, health, and climate implications of China’s synthetic natural gas development

Qin Y, Wagner F, Scovronick N, Peng W, Yang J, Zhu T, Smith KR, Mauzerall DL. Air quality, health, and climate implications of China’s synthetic natural gas developmentProc Nat Acad of Sci. March 2017. www.pnas.org/cgi/doi/10.1073/pnas.1703167114 

Liquefied Petroleum Gas as a Clean Cooking Fuel for Developing Countries: Implications for Climate, Forests, and Affordability

Bruce NG, Aunan K, Rehfuess EA, Liquefied Petroleum Gas as a Clean Cooking Fuel for Developing Countries: Implications for Climate, Forests, and Affordability, Materials on Development Financing, No. 7,  March 2017, KfW Development Bank, Frankfurt, Germany.

The health burden and economic costs averted by ambient PM2.5 pollution reductions in Nagpur

Etchie TO, Sivanesan S, Adewuy GO, Krishnamurthi K, Rao PS, Etchie AT, Pillarisetti A, Arora NK, Smith KR. 2017. The health burden and economic costs averted by ambient PM2.5 pollution reductions in Nagpur, IndiaEnvironment International, 102: 145-156. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.envint.2017.02.010

Probe-based measurements of moisture in dung fuel for emissions measurements

Gautam S, Edwards R, Yada A, Weltman R, Pillarisetti A, Arora NK, Smith KR, 2016, Probe-based measurements of moisture in dung fuel for emissions measurementEnergy for Sustainable Development, 35(Dec):1-6.

The Last Summer Olympics? Climate Change, Health, and Work Outdoors

Smith KR, Woodward A, Lemke B, Otto M, Chang CJ, Mance AA, Balmes J, Kjellstrom T,  2016 (Aug 13). "The Last Summer Olympics?  Climate Change, Health, and Work Outdoors" The Lancet 388: 642-644. 

The article was also featured on the Berkeley News homepage on August 11, 2016 in an article entitled "Warming world may put most cities off limits for summer Olympics." Professor Smith was interviewed by Amy Goodman at Democracy Now on August 24, 2016. Video of the interview and a transcript can be viewed here

 

India Leads the Way: A Health-Centered Strategy for Air Pollution

Sagar AD, Balakrishnan K, Chowdhury A, Guttikunda S, Smith KR, 2016, India leads the way: A health-centered strategy for air pollutionEnviron Health Perspect 124(7): A116-117.

 

Air pollutant emissions from Chinese households: A major and underappreciated ambient pollution source

Liu J, Mauzerall DL, Chen Q, Zhang Q, Song Y, Peng W, Klimont Z, Qiu X, Zhang S, Hu M, Smith KR, Zhu T.  Air pollutant emissions from Chinese households: A major and underappreciated ambient pollution source. Proc Nat Acad of Sci June 2016 www.pnas.org/cgi/doi/10.1073/pnas.1604537113

Liu et al. Supporting Information 

www.pnas.org/lookup/suppl/doi:10.1073/pnas.1604537113/-/DCSupplemental.