Dr.S.M.Shiva Nagendra

Dr.S.M.Shiva Nagendra
Professor
Phone: +91-44-22574290
Email: snagendra@iitm.ac.in

IITM Scholar profile page

Education
  • Ph.D. in Engineering (Environmental), Indian Institute of  Technology, Delhi, 2003
  • Master of Technology in Civil Engineering (Environmental), University of Mysore, 1998
  • Bachelor of Engineering in  Civil Engineering, University of  Mysore, 1995
Professional Experience
  • Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, IIT Madras, Chennai, July 2018 – Now
  • Associate Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, IIT Madras, Chennai, July 2013- July 2018
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, IIT Madras, Chennai June 2006- July 2013
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, BMSCE, Bangalore, October 2005- May 2006
  • Senior Lecture, Department of Civil Engineering, MSRIT, Bangalore, September 2003- October 2005
  • Senior Research Engineer, Air Research Group, Fluidyn, Bangalore, January-September 2003
Research Interests
  • Urban Hotspot Air Quality Monitoring, Modelling and Control
  • Sensors for Air Pollution Monitoring
  • Personal Exposure and Health Impact
  • Real World Exhaust Emission Monitoring and Modelling
  • Ambient and Source Emission Control Technologies
  • Indoor Air Quality Monitoring, Modelling and Control
  • Emission Inventory and Source Apportionment
  • Machine Learning Techniques for Air Quality Classification and Prediction
Recent Publications

BOOKS

  • Urban air quality monitoring, modelling and human exposure assessment. by Shiva Nagendra, S.M., Uwe Schlink, Andrea Müller and Mukesh Khare, 2020., Springer. ISBN 978-981-15-5511-4/ ISBN 978-981-15-5510-7
  • Artificial neural networks in vehicular pollution modelling”, by Mukesh Khare and Shiva Nagendra, S.M., Springer-Verlag, Germany, 2007. SCI-41, ISBN-10: 3-540-37417-5 / ISBN-13: 978-3-540-37417-6.

 

EDITED PROCEEDINGS

  • Shiva Nagendra, S.M, 2004. Proceedings of the Need of Environment and Pollution Awareness Programme for Bangalore City S. Ramaiah Institute of Technology, Bangalore, June 2004.
  • Maiya MP and Shiva Nagendra SM. Proceedings of the National Conference on Refrigeration Air Conditioning 2011 and 2013. Indian Institute of Technology Madras

 

BOOK CHAPTERS

  • Y Deepthi, SM Shiva Nagendra, SN Gummadi. 2020.Characteristics of PM from Different South Indian Cooking Methods and Implications in Health Effects Indoor Environmental Quality, 35-44, 2020.
  • MV Lekshmi, SM Shiva Nagendra, MP Maiya.2020.Heterogeneous Photocatalysis for Indoor Air Purification: Recent Advances in Technology from Material to Reactor Modelling Indoor Environmental Quality, 147-166, 2020
  • Shiva Nagendra, S. M., & Peter, A. E. 2018. Microanalysis and Source Apportionment of Particulate Emissions from Anthropogenic Sources in Two Indian Cities, Air Pollution XXVI, 230, 51.
  • Laura, D. V., Chatterton, T., Namdeo, A., Shiva Nagendra, S. M., Goyal, S., Bell, M. & Sethi, V. Air Pollution in Delhi: A Review Of Past And Current Policy Approaches. Air Pollution XXVI, 230, 441.
  • Gautam, H. C., & Shiva Nagendra, SM. 2018. Comparison of Fuzzy Synthetic Evaluation Techniques for Evaluation of Air Quality: A Case Study Recent Developments and the New Direction in Soft-Computing Foundations and Applications, Springer, Cham, 2018, pp-605-615.
  • Jaikumar, R., Shiva Nagendra, S.M. & Sivanandan, R, 2018.Development of NARX Based Neural Network Model for Predicting Air Quality Near Busy Urban Corridors Recent Developments and the New Direction in Soft-Computing Foundations and Applications, Springer, Cham, 2018, pp-581-593.

 

JOURNAL PUBLICATIONS

  • Swamy, G S N V K S N, Shiva Nagendra, S. M., & Schlink, U., 2020. Impact of urban heat island (UHI) influence on meteorology and quality of microenvironment. Journal of the Air & Waste Management Association, DOI:1080/10962247.2020.1783390.
  • R Selvaraj, NJ Vasa, SM Shiva Nagendra, B Mizaikoff., 2020. Advances in Mid-Infrared Spectroscopy-Based Sensing Techniques for Exhaled Breath Diagnostics, Molecules 25 (9), 2227.
  • V Dheeraj Alshetty, Sudheer Kumar Kuppili, SM Shiva Nagendra, Gitakrishnan Ramadurai, Virendra Sethi, Rakesh Kumar, Niraj Sharma, Anil Namdeo, Margaret Bell, Paul Goodman, Tim Chatterton, Jo Barnes, Laura De Vito, James Longhurst., 2020. Characteristics of tail pipe (Nitric oxide) and resuspended dust emissions from urban roads–A case study in Delhi city. Journal of Transport & Health, 100653.
  • MV Lekshmi, SM Shiva Nagendra, MP Maiya., 2019. Photocatalytic degradation of gaseous toluene using self-assembled air filter based on chitosan/activated carbon/TiO2.Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering 7 (6), 103455.
  • S Mahesh, G Ramadurai, SM Shiva Nagendra, 2019.Real-world emissions of gaseous pollutants from motorcycles on Indian urban arterials. Transportation Research Part D: Transport and Environment, 76, 72-84.
  • S Mahesh, G Ramadurai, SM Shiva, 2019. On-board measurement of emissions from freight trucks in urban arterials: Effect of operating conditions, emission standards, and truck size. Atmospheric Environment, 212, 75-82.
  • N Agarwal, SM Shiva Nagendra, AE Peter, D Yarpala., 2019. Microanalysis of the floor dust particles in the classrooms of tropical urban environment, Journal of The Institution of Engineers (India): Series A 100 (3), 447-458.
  • CG Hrishikesh, SM Shiva, 2019. Study of meteorological impact on air quality in a humid tropical urban area. Journal of Earth System Science 128 (5), 118, 1-18.
  • J Jose, B Srimuruganandam, SM Shiva, 2019. Characterization of PM10 and PM2.5 Emission Sources at Chennai, India. Nature Environment and Pollution Technology 18 (2),555-562.
  • R Selvaraj, NJ Vasa, SM Shiva, 2019. Off-resonant photoacoustic spectroscopy for analysis of multicomponent gas mixtures at high concentrations using broadband vibrational overtones of individual gas species. Applied optics 58 (15), 4118-4126.
  • AT Nair, J Senthilnathan, SM Shiva, 2019. Application of the phycoremediation process for tertiary treatment of landfill leachate and carbon dioxide mitigation. Journal of Water Process Engineering 28, 322-330.
  • KJ Maji, WF Ye, M Arora, SM Shiva, 2019. Ozone pollution in Chinese cities: Assessment of seasonal variation, health effects and economic burden. Environmental pollution 247, 792-801.
  • AE Peter, SM Shiva Nagendra, IM Nambi., 2019. Environmental burden by an open dumpsite in urban India. Waste management 85, 151-163.
  • Y Deepthi, SM Shiva Nagendra, SN Gummadi., 2019. Characteristics of indoor air pollution and estimation of respiratory dosage under varied fuel-type and kitchen-type in the rural areas of Telangana state in India. Science of The Total Environment 650, 616-625.
  • DGL Samuel, SM Shiva Nagendra, MP Maiya., 2019. A sensitivity analysis of the design parameters for thermal comfort of thermally activated building system. Sādhanā 44 (2), 48.
  • N Manojkumar, B Srimuruganandam, SM Shiva, 2019. Application of multiple-path particle dosimetry model for quantifying age specified deposition of particulate matter in human airway. Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety, 168, 241-248.
  • Shiva Nagendra SM, PR Yasa, MV Narayana, S Khadirnaikar, P Rani., 2019.Mobile monitoring of air pollution using low cost sensors to visualize spatio-temporal variation of pollutants at urban hotspots. Sustainable Cities and Society 44, 520-535.
  • AT Nair, J Senthilnathan, SM Shiva, 2019. Emerging perspectives on VOC emissions from landfill sites: Impact on tropospheric chemistry and local air quality. Process Safety and Environmental Protection 121, 143-154.
  • Shiva Nagendra SM, Yasa, P. R., Narayana, M. V., Khadirnaikar, S., & Rani, P., 2019. Mobile monitoring of air pollution using low cost sensors to visualize spatio-temporal variation of pollutants at urban hotspots. Sustainable Cities and Society, 44, 520-535.
  • Maji, K. J., Ye, W. F., Arora, M., & Shiva Nagendra, S. M., PM2. 5-related health and economic loss assessment for 338 Chinese cities. Environment International, 121, 392-403.
  • Mahesh, S., Ramadurai, G., & Shiva Nagendra, S. M., 2018. Real-world emissions of gaseous pollutants from diesel passenger cars using portable emission measurement systems. Sustainable Cities and Society, 41, 104-113.
  • Menon, J. S., & Shiva Nagendra, S. M.,2018. Statistical distribution and particle dosimetry models to estimate personal exposure at urban sidewalks of tropical climate. Sustainable cities and Society, 40, 254-265.
  • Samuel, D. L., Shiva Nagendra, S. M., & Maiya, M. P., 2018. Parametric analysis on the thermal comfort of a cooling tower based thermally activated building system in tropical climate–An experimental study. Applied Thermal Engineering, 138, 325-335.
  • Chithra, V. S., & Shiva Nagendra, S. M., A Review of Scientific Evidence on Indoor Air of School Building. Asian Journal of Atmospheric Environment, 12(2), 87-108.
  • Samuel, D. L., Shiva Nagendra, S. M., & Maiya, M. P., 2018. Cooling Performance and Indoor Air Quality Characteristics of an Earth Air Tunnel Cooled Building. MAPAN, 33(2), 147-158.
  • Menon, J. S., & Shiva Nagendra, S. M., 2018. Personal exposure to fine particulate matter concentrations in central business district of a tropical coastal city. Journal of the Air & Waste Management Association, 68(5), 415-429.
  • Gulia, S., Shiva Nagendra, S. M., Barnes, J., & Khare, M., 2018. Urban local air quality management framework for non-attainment areas in Indian cities. Science of the Total Environment, 619, 1308-1318.
  • Peter, A. E., Shiva Nagendra, S. M., & Nambi, I. M., 2018. Comprehensive analysis of inhalable toxic particulate emissions from an old municipal solid waste dumpsite and neighborhood health risks. Atmospheric Pollution Research, 9(6) 1021-1031.
  • Panda, S., & Shiva Nagendra, S. M., 2018. Chemical and morphological characterization of respirable suspended particulate matter (PM10) and associated heath risk at a critically polluted industrial cluster. Atmospheric Pollution Research, 9(5),791-803.
  • Leo Samuel, D. G., Shiva Nagendra, S. M., & Maiya, M. P., 2018. A study of pipe parameters on the performance of cooling tower-based thermally activated building system. Indoor and Built Environment, 27(2), 219-232.
  • Panda, S., & Shiva Nagendra, S. M., Assimilative capacity–based emission load management in a critically polluted industrial cluster. Journal of the Air & Waste Management Association, 67(12), 1353-1363.
  • Samuel, D. L., Dharmasastha, K., Shiva Nagendra, S. M., & Maiya, M. P., 2017. Thermal comfort in traditional buildings composed of local and modern construction materials. International Journal of Sustainable Built Environment, 6(2), 463-475.
  • DG, L. S., Shiva Nagendra, S. M., & Maiya, M. P., 2017. Feasibility analysis of passive thermally activated building system for various climatic regions in India. Energy and Buildings, 155, 352-363.
  • Gulia, S., Shiva Nagendra, S. M., & Khare, M., 2017. A system based approach to develop hybrid model predicting extreme urban NO x and PM 2.5 concentrations. Transportation Research Part D: Transport and Environment, 56, 141-154.
  • Swamy, G S N V K S N, Shiva Nagendra, S. M., & Schlink, U., 2017. Urban heat island (UHI) influence on secondary pollutant formation in a tropical humid environment. Journal of the Air & Waste Management Association, 67(10), 1080-1091.
  • Jaikumar, R., Shiva Nagendra, S. M., & Sivanandan, R., 2017. Modal analysis of real-time, real world vehicular exhaust emissions under heterogeneous traffic conditions. Transportation Research Part D: Transport and Environment, 54, 397-409.
  • Arun, N. H., Mahesh, S., Ramadurai, G., & Shiva Nagendra, S. M., 2017. Development of driving cycles for passenger cars and motorcycles in Chennai, India. Sustainable Cities and Society, 32, 508-512.
  • Leo Samuel, D. G., Shiva Nagendra, S. M., & Maiya, M. P., 2017. Simulation of indoor comfort level in a building cooled by a cooling tower–concrete core cooling system under hot–semiarid climatic conditions. Indoor and Built Environment, 26(5), 680-693.
  • Gulia, S., Shiva Nagendra, S. M., & Khare, M., 2017. Extreme events of reactive ambient air pollutants and their distribution pattern at urban hotspots. Aerosol and Air Quality Research, 17(2), 394-405.
  • Jaikumar, R., Shiva Nagendra, S. M., & Sivanandan, R., 2017. Modeling of real time exhaust emissions of passenger cars under heterogeneous traffic conditions. Atmospheric Pollution Research, 8(1), 80-88.
  • Shiva Nagendra, S. M., Diya, M., Chithra, V. S., Menon, J. S., & Peter, A. E., 2016. Characteristics of air pollutants at near and far field regions of a national highway located at an industrial complex. Transportation Research Part D: Transport and Environment, 48, 1-13.
  • Agarwal, N., & Shiva Nagendra, S. M., 2016. Modelling of particulate matters distribution inside the multilevel urban classrooms in tropical climate for exposure assessment. Building and Environment, 102, 73-82.
  • Ranjan, O., Menon, J. S., & Shiva Nagendra, S. M., 2016. Assessment of Air Quality Impacts on Human Health and Vegetation at an Industrial Area. Journal of Hazardous, Toxic, and Radioactive Waste, 20(4)1-10, ASCE,
  • Kumar, M. K., & Shiva Nagendra, S. M., 2016. Quantification of anthropogenic CO2 emissions in a tropical urban environment. Atmospheric Environment, 125, 272-282.
  • Gulia, S., Shiva Nagendra, S.M. and Mukesh Khare., 2015. Comparative Evaluation of Air Quality Dispersion Models for PM2.5 at Air Quality Control Regions in Indian and UK Cities. Journal of Meteorological Society of India, 30(4), DO – 10.1007/s12647-015-0149-x.
  • Kishore Kumar, M and Shiva Nagendra, S.M., 2015. Characteristics of ground level CO2 concentrations over contrasting land uses in a tropical urban environment. Atmospheric Environment,115,286-294.
  • Gulia, S., Shiva Nagendra, S.M. and Mukesh Khare., 2015. Urban air quality management–A review. International Journal of Atmospheric Pollution Research, 6(2015) 286-304.
  • Srimuruganandam and Shiva Nagendra, S.M., 2015. ANN based PM prediction model for assessing the temporal variability of PM10, PM2.5 and PM1 concentrations at an urban roadway. International Journal of Environmental Engineering, 7 (1), 60 – 89.
  • Adil Eshack, Leo Samuel, D.G., Shiva Nagendra, S.M. and Maiya, M.P., 2015. Monitoring and Simulation of Carbon Monoxide Concentrations in Mechanically Ventilated Car Parks. Journal of Thermal Engineering 1(5),295-302.
  • Gulia, S., Shiva Nagendra, S.M. and Mukesh Khare., 2014. Performance evaluation of ISCST3, ADMS-Urban and AERMOD for urban air quality management in a mega city of India. International Journal of Sustainable Development and Planning, 9 (6): 778 – 793.
  • Chithra, V.S. and Shiva Nagendra, S.M., 2014. Impact of outdoor meteorology on indoor PM10, PM2.5 and PM1 concentrations in a naturally ventilated classroom. Urban Climate, 10(2014),77-91.
  • Chithra, V.S. and Shiva Nagendra, S.M., Characterizing and Predicting Coarse and Fine Particulates in Classrooms Located Close to an Urban Roadway. Journal of the Air & Waste Management Association, 64(8):945–956.
  • Chithra, V.S. and Shiva Nagendra, S.M., 2014. Particulate Matter Mass and Number Concentrations Inside a Naturally Ventilated School Building Located Adjacent to an Urban Roadway. Journal of Institute of Engineers India Series. A, 95(3):143–149
  • Chithra, V.S. and Shiva Nagendra, S.M., 2013.Chemical and morphological characteristics of indoor and outdoor particulate matter in an urban environment, Atmospheric Environment,77,579-587.
  • Leo Samuel, D.G., Shiva Nagendra, S.M. and Maiya, M.P., 2013. Passive alternatives to mechanical air conditioning of building: A review, Building and Environment, 66, 54-64.
  • Srimuruganandam and S.M. Shiva Nagendra., 2013.Impact of meteorology on roadside ambient particulate matter concentrations, Journal of Modern Traffic and Transportation Engineering Research (MTTER), 2(3), 141-152.
  • Srimuruganandam and Shiva Nagendra,S.M.,2013. Winter time particulate matter concentrations at an urban roadway in India. International Journal of Environmental Engineering, 5(4),351-372.
  • Kandya A, Shiva Nagendra SM, Tiwari VK., 2012. Forecasting the Tropospheric Ozone using Artificial Neural Network Modelling Approach: A Case Study of Megacity Madras, India”. Journal of Civil and Environmental Engineering S1:006. doi:10.4172/2165-784X.S1-006
  • Srimuruganandam and Shiva Nagendra, S. M.., 2012. Source characterization of PM10 and PM2.5 mass using a chemical mass balance model at an urban roadside. Science of the Total Environment 433, 8-19.
  • Srimuruganandam, B. and Shiva Nagendra. S.M., 2012. Application of positive matrix factorization in characterization of PM10 and PM2.5 emission sources at urban roadside. Chemosphere, 88(1), 120-130.
  • Chithra, V.S. and Shiva Nagendra, S.M., 2012. Characteristics of particulate matter concentrations inside a naturally ventilated school building located adjacent to urban roadway. Building and Environment, 54, 159-167.
  • Srimuruganandam, B. and Shiva Nagendra. S.M., 2011. Characteristics of particulate matter and heterogeneous traffic in the urban area of India. Atmospheric Environment, 45(18), 3091-3102.
  • Srimuruganandam and Shiva Nagendra, S.M., 2011. Chemical characterization of PM10 and PM2.5 mass concentrations emitted by heterogeneous traffic. Science of the Total Environment, 409(17), 3144-3157.
  • Srimuruganandam, B. and Shiva Nagendra. S.M., 2010. Analysis and interpretation of particulate matter-PM10, PM2.5 and PM1 emissions from the heterogeneous traffic near an urban roadway” International Journal of Atmospheric Pollution Research, 1(3) 184-194.
  • Shiva Nagendra, S. M. and Mukesh Khare., 2010. Artificial neural network based vehicular pollution prediction models: a practical approach for urban air quality prediction. International Journal of Environment and Waste Management, 5 (3/4), 303-315..
  • Deepa, A. and Shiva Nagendra, S. M., 2010. Statistical distribution models for urban air quality management. International Journal of Advances in Geosciences, 16, 285-297.
  • Shiva Nagendra, S. M. and Mukesh Khare, 2009., Univariate stochastic model for predicting carbon monoxide on an urban roadway. International Journal of Environmental Engineering 1(.3) 223 – 237.
  • Shiva Nagendra, S. M. and Mukesh Khare., 2008. Artificial neural network based carbon monoxide persistence models for episodic urban air quality management. Journal of Environment Monitoring and Assessment, 139, 247-255.
  • Shiva Nagendra, S.M. Venugopal, K and Steven, L. Jones., 2007. Assessment of air quality near traffic intersections in Bangalore city using air quality indices. Journal of Transportation Research Part D: Transport and Environment, 12,167-176.
  • Shiva Nagendra, S. M. and Mukesh Khare., 2006. Artificial neural network approach for modelling nitrogen dioxide dispersion from vehicular exhaust emissions. Journal of Ecological Modelling, 190(2006), 99-115.
  • Shiva Nagendra, S. M. and Mukesh Khare., 2005. Modelling urban air quality using artificial neural network. Journal of Clean Technologies and Environmental Policy, 7 (2), 116-126.
  • Shiva Nagendra, S. M. and Mukesh Khare., 2004. Artificial neural network based line source models for vehicular exhaust emission predictions of an urban roadway. Journal of Transportation Research Part D: Transport and Environment, 9 (3), 199-208.
  • Shiva Nagendra, S. M. Renny, M. Megha, P. and Mukesh Khare, 2004. Performance evaluation of Gaussian based line source models at urban roadways in the Bangalore city. Journal of Environmental Engineering and Management, 3(3), 465-475, Gh. Asachi. Technical University of Iasi, Iasi, Romania.
  • Shiva Nagendra, S. M. and Mukesh Khare., 2003. Principal component analysis of urban traffic characteristic and meteorological data. Journal of Transportation Research Part D: Transport and Environment, 8 (4), 285-297.
  • Shiva Nagendra, S. M. and Mukesh Khare., 2003. Diurnal and seasonal variations of carbon monoxide and nitrogen dioxide in Delhi city. International Journal of Environment and Pollution, 19 (1), 75-96.
  • Shiva Nagendra, S. M. and Mukesh Khare., 2002. Line source emission modelling: review. Atmospheric Environment, 36 (13), 2083-2098.
  • Shiva Nagendra, S.M. and T.P. Halappa Gowda, 2007. Modelling of quantitative structure activity relationship for aquatic toxicity assessment. Journal of Public Health Engineers (India), 2007-08 (3), 13-20.
  • Shiva Nagendra, S. M. and Mukesh Khare., 2006.Vehicular exhaust emission trends in the Delhi city. Journal of The Institute of Engineers (India), 86 (2), 44-50.
  • Shiva Nagendra, S.M. Srikanta Prasad P, Gils and Arun Murthy., 2006. Performance evaluation of CFD and Gaussian based urban air quality models at two traffic intersections in Bangalore city. Journal of the Institution of Public Health Engineers (India), 3,
  • Shiva Nagendra, S. M. and Mukesh Khare., 2004. Health effects of vehicular exhaust emissions. Journal of Public Health Engineers (India), 2004 (4), 56-60.
  • Shiva Nagendra, S. M., Halappa Gowda, T. P. and Tapan Chakrabarti., 2002. Evaluation of existing quantitative structure activity relationship models for chemical toxicity. Journal of Public Health Engineers, India, 2002 (3), 40-44.
  • Mukesh Khare and Shiva Nagendra, S. M., 2000. Vehicular pollution in urban environment. Indian Journal of Environmental Protection, 20 (9), 716-720.

 

Papers in international conferences and workshops:

  • Lekshmi, Mohan V., Shiva Nagendra, S. M., and Maiya, M. P,2019. Composite photocatalyst coated fabric for indoor air purification: Insights from experimental study, IICAQM, IIT Bombay, 17-21 December 2019.
  • Lekshmi, Mohan V., Shiva Nagendra, S. M., and Maiya, M. P. (2019). Heterogenous photocatalysis for indoor air purification: Recent advances in technology from material to reactor modelling, ACIEQ, New Delhi, 1-2 February 2019.
  • R Selvaraj, NJ Vasa, SM Shiva Nagendra, 2019. Off-Resonant Broadband Photoacoustic Spectroscopy for Online Monitoring of Biogas Concentration with a Wide Dynamic Range. Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO), USA OSA Technical Digest, 1-22019.
  • DheerajAlshetty V, Sudheer Kumar Kuppili, Shiva Nagendra, S.M., Gitakrishnan Ramadurai, Virendra Sethi, Rakesh Kumar, Niraj Sharma, Anil Namdeo, Margaret Bell, Paul Goodman, Tim Chatterton, Jo Barnes, Laura De Vito, James Longhurst, 2019. Characteristics of Exhaust and Non-Exhaust Emissions from Urban Roads – A Case Study in Delhi City; (2019); World Conference on Transport Research – WCTR 2019.
  • DheerajAlshetty V, Shiva Nagendra S M, Sudheer Kumar Kuppili, 2018. PM emission rates and particle size distribution of road dust in and around IIT Madras campus (2018); Indian International Conference on Air Quality Management (IICAQM-2018).
  • Selvaraj, N J. Vasa, and Shiva Nagendra SM, 2018. Supercontinuum laser based Photoacoustic Approach for Carbon dioxide Sensing in Vehicle Exhaust,” 14th international conference on fiber optics and photonics, 2018, paper 96.
  • Selvaraj, N. J. Vasa, and S. M. Shiva Nagendra,2018. Supercontinuum Laser Based Photoacoustic Approach for Acetylene Gas Sensing,” in CLEO Pacific Rim Conference 2018, OSA Technical Digest (Optical Society of America, 2018), paper Tu3L.4.
  • Dharmasastha, M. P. Maiya,S. M. Shiva Nagendra, 2018. Performance Study of Thermally Activated Glass Fibre Reinforced Gypsum Roof, 5th International High Performance Building Conference, 2018, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA.
  • Jithin Jose, B. Srimuruganandam, Shiva Nagendra, M., 2018. Application of Unmix Model in Characterization of PM10 and PM2.5 Emission Sources, First International conference on Energy and Environment: Global Challenges (ICEE-2018) held at NIT Calicut, Kerala, India, 9-10 March, 2018.
  • Vethathirri, RS, Shiva Nagendra, S.M., 2018. Optimization of Monitoring Networks for Air Quality Management in Urban Hotspots, 20th International Conference on Air Pollution and Control 2018, Paris, France.
  • Lekshmi, Mohan V., Shiva Nagendra, S. M., and Maiya, M. P.2018. Personal exposure to ultrafine particles inside academic work environments in tropical climate. Indoor Air 2018, Philadelphia, 16-20 July 2018.
  • Selvaraj, N. J. Vasa, and S. M. Shiva Nagendra, 2017. Combined broadband photo-acoustic and absorption spectroscopic techniques of measurement for C2H2 with supercontinuum laser, in 2017 European Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics and European Quantum Electronics Conference, (Optical Society of America, 2017), paper CH_P_16.
  • Y, Shiva Nagendra, S.M., Gummadi, S.N.,2017. Indoor exposures to particulate matter emissions in various types of households using different cooking fuels in rural areas of south India, American Geophysical Union (AGU), Fall Meeting, New Orleans, 11-15 December 2017.
  • Y, Shiva Nagendra, S.M., Gummadi, S.N., 2017. Indoor exposures to PM2.5 in a sub tropical rural site of South India, 2 Indian International Conference on Air Quality Management (IICAQM 2017), New Delhi, 1-2 June, 2017.
  • Anju Elizbath Peter, Jyothi S Menon, Shiva Nagendra, S.M., 2017. PAHs associated with particulates in ambient air and health effects in a major dumpsite in Chennai city, 2nd Indian International Conference on Air quality Management (IICAQM 2017), New Delhi, 1-2 June 2017.
  • Neha Agarwal, , Shiva Nagendra S.M., 2017. Microanalysis of PM in the indoor environment of a schools, 2nd Indian International Conference on Air quality Management (IICAQM) 2017”, IIT Delhi, New Delhi, 1-2 June 2017.
  • Deepthi Yaparala, Shiva Nagendra, S.M.,2017. Indoor exposures to PM2.5 in a sub tropical rural site, 2nd Indian International Conference on Air quality Management (IICAQM) 2017”, IIT Delhi, New Delhi, 1-2 June 2017.
  • Lekshmi Mohan , S M Shiva Nagendra and M P Maiya,2017. Investigation on indoor air quality and thermal comfort in an air conditioned educational building ‘ in the proceedings of “2nd Indian International Conference on Air quality Management (IICAQM) 2017”, IIT Delhi, New Delhi, 1-2 June 2017.
  • Selvaraj,K.Sulochana,N.J.Vasa,and S.M.Shiva Nagendra,2016. Solid Etalon combined with Superluminescent Diode for Sensing of Multiple Gases Simultaneously,” in13th International Conference on Fiber Optics and Photonics, OSA Technical Digest (online) (Optical Society of America, 2016), paper W3A.74.
  • Anagani, A., Agarwal, N., Shiva Nagendra, S. M., Assessment of Indoor Air Quality in different ventilated microenvironments of an academic institution. In the proceedings of First Indian International Conference on Air Quality Management, India,15-16 February 2016.
  • Agarwal, N., Shiva Nagendra, S. M., 2016. Modelling of particulate matter size distribution in work environments. Indo German Centre for Sustainability Conference, India, 27-28 February 2016.
  • Pavan, R.Y., Shiva Nagendra, S.M.,2016. Personal Air Pollution exposure monitoring using low cost sensors in Chennai city. EGU general assembly 17-22 April 2016, Vienna, Austria.
  • Pavan, R.Y., Shiva Nagendra, S.M., Mobile vehicular air pollution monitoring in an urban area using low cost sensors. First Indian International Conference on Air Quality Management, 16-17 February 2016, Chennai, India.
  • Anju, E.P., Jyothi, S.M., Shiva Nagendra, S.M., 2016. Air quality and personal exposure assessment at a municipal waste management site’ 1st Indian International Conference on Air quality Management (IICAQM) 2016”, IIT Madras, Chennai, 15-16 February 2016. (Awarded third prize).
  • Anju, E.P., Shiva Nagendra, S.M. Indhumathi, M.N.,2016. Chemical and morphological characteristics of fine particulate matter emitted from an open municipal solid waste (MSW) disposal site in India, International conference on Atmospheric Optics: Aerosols, Visibility, and the Radiative Balance, Jackson Hole, WY, USA, September 26-30, 2016.
  • Jyothi, S.M., Shiva Nagendra, S.M., 2016. Personal exposure measurements of PM concentrations at a central business district in Chennai city, International conference on Atmospherics optics: Aerosols, Visibility and Radiative Balance. Jackson Hole, WY, USA, September 26-30, 2016.
  • Selvaraj, K. Sulochana, N. J. Vasa, S. M. Shiva Nagendra, 2015. Superluminescent diode coupled with etalon for measuring CH4 and CO2 in Biogas, Proc. Frontiers in Optics, OSA Technical Digest (online) Optical Society of America, 2015, pp. FTh2A.3.
  • Pavan Reddy Yasa, M. Shiva Nagendra (2015). Air Quality Monitoring at an Urban road side using low cost sensors. AOGS 12th Annual meeting, 2-7th August 2015, Suntec, Singapore.
  • Pavan Reddy Yasa, M. Shiva Nagendra (2015) Low cost sensors for air quality management in smart cities. WBDB workshop 14th-15th December 2015, Delhi, India.
  • Neha Agarwal, and Shiva Nagendra, S.M. 2015. ” PM10, PM2.5 and PM1 mass concentrations in different work environment”, in International Conference on New Frontiers in Chemical, Energy and Environmental Engineering (INCEEE-2015), NIT Warangal, 20-21 March 2015 (won (Best paper award).
  • Anju Elizabeth and Shiva Nagendra, S.M. and Indumathi Nambi. 2015 Characterization of Ambient particulate matter near an open dumpsite. International Conference on Green Technologies for Energy Management (ICGTEM’15), Mohamed Sathak Engineering College, Kilakarai, 27-28 March 2015. (won (Best paper award).
  • Vatsalya Reddi.K and Shiva Nagendra, S.M, Performance evaluation of control equipment with different fuels. . International Conference on Green Technologies for Energy Management (ICGTEM’15), Mohamed Sathak Engineering College, Kilakarai, 27-28 March 2015.
  • Srimuruganandam, R. Rachitha, G. Sujatha and S.M. Shiva Nagendra. 2015. Health risks of particulate air pollution in urban centres, in Proceedings of International Conference On Sustainable Energy And Built Environment, Vellore, 12-15, March 2015.
  • Chithra, V. S., and Shiva Nagendra, S. M., 2014. Seasonal trends of indoor particulate matter concentrations in a naturally ventilated school building. 22nd International Conference on Modelling, Monitoring and Management of Air Pollution. Opatija, Croatia, 7-9 July 2014.
  • Chithra, V. S. and Shiva Nagendra, S. M., 2013. An indoor air quality monitoring protocol for naturally ventilated buildings. International conference on Air Quality Measurement Methods and Technology. Sacramento, CA, USA, 19–21 November 2013.
  • Chithra, V. S. and Shiva Nagendra, S. M. Impact of traffic emissions on indoor air quality of a naturally ventilated school building. International Conference on “Advances in Building Sciences”. IIT Madras, Chennai, 13‐16 February, 2013 (Poster presentation).
  • Kishore Kumar, S.M. Shiva Nagendra.,2013. Temporal Variation of CO2 Concentrations at a Local Air Quality Control Region, In the proceedings of the international Conference on Air Quality Measurement Methods and Technology, Sacramento, CA, USA 19–21 November 2013
  • M. Shiva Nagendra and Sunil Chidarala., 2013. Monitoring and assessment of indoor air quality in selected work places, In proceedings of the Asia Oceania Geosciences Society (AOGS, 2013), 24 to 28 June 2013, Brisbane, Australia.
  • Shiva Nagendra, S.M., Mukesh Khare, Prince V, Chithra, V.S. Sunil Gulia., 2011. “Application of ADMS and AERMOD models to study the dispersion of vehicular pollutants in urban areas of India and United Kingdom”. In proceedings of international conference on Air Pollution 2012 conference, Coruna Spain, May, 2012.
  • Mukesh Khare, M. Shiva Nagendra and Sunil Gulia, 2012.“Performance evaluation of air quality dispersion models at urban intersection of an Indian city- A case study of Delhi city”. In proceedings of international conference on Air Pollution 2012, Coruna Spain, May 2012.
  • Shiva Nagendra, S.M. and Srimuruganandam, B., 2012. Source characterization of PM10 and PM2.5 mass concentrations in an urban environment. In proceedings of the Asia Oceania Geosciences Society (AOGS) – AGU (WPGM) conference, Resorts World Sentosa, Singapore, August 13-17, 2012.
  • Srimuruganandam and Shiva Nagendra, S.M., 2011.Characterizing temporal variations of roadside PM10 and PM2.5 mass concentrations. ASCE-International conference on Transportation, Planning, Land Use and Air Quality 2011 held at the Hilton Palacio del Rio, TX, 9-10th May, 2011.
  • Sri Muruganandam, B. and Shiva Nagendra, S.M., 2010. Seasonal analysis of particulate matter concentrations at a heavily trafficked urban site. In the proceedings of 9th International Conference on Hydro-Science and Engineering (ICHE2010), Chennai, India, August 2-5, 2010.
  • Dayanand S Patil, B. Sri Muruganandam and Shiva Nagendra, S.M., 2010. Comparative evaluation of air quality dispersion models for predicting particulate matter concentrations at a busy traffic roadway in Chennai city”, 9th International Conference on Hydro-Science and Engineering (ICHE2010), Chennai, India, August 2-5, 2010.
  • Adil E, Shiva Nagendra, S.M. and Maiya, M.P., 2010. Simulation of carbon monoxide concentration in basement car parks. In the proceedings of 9th International Conference Sustainable Energy Technologies (SET2010), Shanghai, China, August 24-27, 2010
  • Shiva Nagendra. S.M. and Sri Harika P., 2010. Indoor air quality assessment in a school building in Chennai city, India” in the 18th International Conference on Modelling, Monitoring and Modelling of Air Pollution, held in Kos, Greece, during June 21-23, 2010.
  • Sri Muruganandam, B. and Shiva Nagendra. S.M., Influence of Heterogeneous Traffic on the Roadside Fine (PM2.5 and PM1) and Coarse (PM10) Particulate Matter Concentrations in Chennai City, India. In the proceedings of the International Conference on Sustainable Urban Transport and Environment(ICSUTE-2010), Paris, France, June 28 -30, 2010.
  • Namdeo, A.K., Shiva Nagendra, S.M., Khare, M., Bell, M., Sohel, I. and Cairns, J. 2010. Performance evaluation of air quality dispersion models/codes – a case study in Delhi. 10th Urban Environment Symposium, Gothenburg, 9-11 June 2010.
  • Sri Muruganandam, B. and Shiva Nagendra. S.M., 2010. Temporal variation of PM10, PM2.5 and PM1 concentrations during summer season in Chennai city. In International Perspective on Current and Future State of Water Resources and the Environment, jointly organized by the Environmental and Water Resources Institute of the American Society of Civil Engineers and IIT Madras, Chennai January 5-7, 2010.
  • Shiva Nagendra, S. M. and Mukesh Khare, 2009. Comparative evaluation of Gaussian, stochastic and artificial neural network based line source models. In proceedings of the Fourth Indian International Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IICAI-2009), Siddaganga Institute of Technology, Tumkur (near Bangalore), Karnataka, December 16-18, 2009.
  • Srimuruganandam and Shiva Nagendra, S.M., 2008.Assessment of weekdays and weekend particulate matter concentrations emitted from mobile sources”, The international Conference on Recent trends in Environmental Impact Assessment (RTEIA-2008) held at the National Environmental Engineering Research Institute (NEERI), Nagpur, India, 23-25th November, 2008.
  • Sri Muruganandam, B. and Shiva Nagendra. S.M., 2008. Size-segregated particulate matter concentrations in an urban environment, In International Workshop on Indo-French Technologies for Sustainable Environment (IWIFTSE’08), Pondicherry Engineering College, Pudhucherry, India. 10th April 2008. pp.43-54.
  • Srimuruganandam and Shiva Nagendra, S.M., 2008.Indoor air quality-The dangers of caution. In proceedings of the Second International Conference on Resource Utilization & Intelligent Systems, Kongu Engineering College, Perundurai, Erode, Tamil Nadu, India, 3-5th January, 2008.
  • Mukesh Khare and Shiva Nagendra, S. M., 2007.Mathematical approaches for modelling urban air pollution dispersion phenomena. In proceedings of International Conference on Cleaner Technologies and Environmental Management (ICCTEM-2007), organized by Pondicherry Engineering College, Pondicherry, January 4th-6th, 2007.
  • Shiva Nagendra, S. M. and Abram Varghese, 2006. Assessment of air quality near sensitive areas in the Bangalore city. In proceedings of 6th International Conference on Ecocity, N. Tata Auditorium, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, December 4-6, 2006.
  • Shiva Nagendra, S. M. and Mukesh Khare, 2005. Computational tools in episodic urban air quality management (e-UAQM). In proceedings of the Second Indian International Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IICAI-2005), National Academy of Insurance, Pune December 20-22, 2005.
  • Shiva Nagendra, S. M. and Mukesh Khare, 2005. Modelling of ANN based persistence factors for urban air quality management. In proceedings of the First International Conference on Environmental Science and Technology, American Academy of Sciences, New Orleans, USA, January 23-26, 2005.
  • Mukesh Khare, Prateek Sharma, Shiva Nagendra, S.M. and Sharad Gokhale., 2004. Integrating urban transportation policy: implementing air quality models. In courseware of the 3rd Workshop on Transportation, Land Use and Environment: Integrated Planning for Indian Cities, Administrative Staff College of India, Hyderabad and Harvard University, USA, Hyderabad, January 29- 31, 2004.
  • Shiva Nagendra, S. M. and Mukesh Khare., 2003. Artificial neural networks in vehicular exhaust emission modelling. In proceedings of the First Indian International Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IICAI-2003), Edited by Bhanu Prasad, Hyderabad, India, December 18-20, 2003, pp.136-148.
  • Venkataram, A., Shiva Nagendra, S.M. and Amita, T., 2003. Comparison and performance evaluation of CFD based numerical model and Gaussian based models for urban air quality prediction. In proceedings of the 96th Annual Conference and Exhibition of Air and Waste Management Association, San Diego, California, USA, June 23-25,2003.
  • Shiva Nagendra, S. M. and Mukesh Khare., 2002. Artificial neural network based line source emission modelling: a review. In: proceedings of the International Conference on Advances in Civil Engineering (ACE-2002), Volume 2. Water Resources and Environmental Engineering, Edited by Bandyopadhyay, J.N. and Nagesh Kumar, D. Allied Publications Limited, New Delhi, India, pp. 663-670.
  • Mukesh Khare, Shiva Nagendra, S. M. and Prasant Gargava., 2002. Comparative evaluation of line source models at a major traffic intersection in the Delhi city. In proceedings of the 2nd Workshop on Transportation, Land Use and the Environment, Administrative Staff College of India, Hyderabad and Harvard University, USA, India, December 2-4,2002.

 

Papers in national conferences and workshops

  • Jayashree, M.P.Maiya, S.M. Siva Nagendra, 2018. Adaptive thermal comfort model for tropically acclimatized subjects in air conditioned and radiant cooled system. National Conference on Refrigeration and Air Conditioning, National Institute of Technology Karnataka Surathkal, 24-26May 2018.
  • Lekshmi, Mohan V., Anju Elizbath Peter, Andrea Muller, Shiva Nagendra, S. M., and Maiya, M. P. 2018..Indoor mould population as an indicator of potential moisture problem inside buildings, National Conference on Refrigeration and Air Conditioning, NCRAC, NIT Surathkal, 24-26 May 2018.​
  • Dharmasastha, M. P. MaiyaS. M. S. Nagendra, 2017. A numerical investigation of thermally activated glass fibre reinforced gypsum roof, 24th National and 2nd International ISHMT-ASTFE Heat and Mass Transfer Conference – 2017, Hyderabad, India.
  • Anju Elizbath Peter, Jyothi S. Menon and Shiva Nagendra S.M., 2016. Air Quality and Personal Exposure Assessment at a Municipal Waste Management Site. International Conference on Air Quality Management, IIT Madras, Chennai,15-16 February 2016.
  • Dharmasastha, D. G. Leo Samuel, S. M. Shiva Nagendra, M. P. Maiya., 2016. Thermal performance of glass fibre reinforced gypsum (GFRG) roof with thermally activated building system (TABS), National Conference on Advances in Refrigeration and Cryogenics-2016, Mumbai, India.
  • Shiva Nagendra, S.M., Uwe Schlink, Jyothi S Menon, Lekshmi Mohan, Sathyanarayana M Gummadi and Ravikrishna, R.,2016. Air quality and personal exposure in residential, industrial and high-traffic regions. In ‘Indo-German Conference on Sustainability’, held at IIT Madras, Chennai, 27-28, February 2016.
  • Arun NH, Srinath Mahesh, Rohit J, Surendra Reddy, Gitakrishnan Ramadurai, Shiva Nagendra S.M., 2016. Characterization of on-board emissions from passenger cars under heterogeneous traffic conditions. In Proceedings of First Indian International Conference on Air Quality Management, IIT Madras, Chennai, 15-16 February 2016.
  • Jyothi S Menon and Shiva Nagendra, S.M., 2016. Personal exposure to PM10 concentration at selected hotspots in Chennai city. In Indo-German Conference on Sustainability’, IIT Madras, Chennai, 27-28 February 2016.
  • Kishore Kumar, M. and Shiva Nagendra, S.M., Quantification and Modelling of On-road CO2 Emissions and its Impacts on Ambient CO2 Concentrations in an Indian Coastal City. In the proceedings of First Indian International Conference On Air Quality Management, India,15-16 February 2016.
  • Anagani, A., Agarwal, N., Shiva Nagendra, S. M., (2016). Assessment of Indoor Air Quality in different ventilated microenvironments of an academic institution. In the proceedings of First Indian International Conference On Air Quality Management, India,15-16 February 2016.
  • Agarwal, N., Shiva Nagendra, S. M., (2016). Modelling of Particulate Matter Size Distribution in Work Environments. In the proceedings of the Indo German Centre for Sustainability Conference, India, 27-28 February 2016.
  • Agarwal, N., Shiva Nagendra, S. M., (2015). Characteristics of indoor air quality and thermal comfortness in the laboratories of an academic institution. In the proceedings of the National Conference on Refrigeration and Air Conditioning (NCRAC), India, 28-30 October 2015.
  • Anagani, A., Agarwal, N., Shiva Nagendra, S. M., (2015). Ultrafine particulate matter and thermal comfort monitoring in office and student rooms of an institution. In the proceedings of the National Conference on Refrigeration and Air Conditioning (NCRAC), India, 28-30 October 2015.
  • Keertana T, Ashika,SL., Menon,S.J., Agarwal, N., Shiva Nagendra, S. M., (2015). Analysis of particulate matter concentration and health impact assessment at indoor and outdoor microenvironments. In the proceedings of National Civil Engineering Students Symposium,IIT Bombay, India, 14-15 March 2015.
  • S. Chithra and S.M Shiva Nagendra., 2013. Children Exposure to Particulate Matter and Bioaerosols in School Building, in proceedings of 3rd National Conference on Refrigeration and Air Conditioning (NCRAC-2013), IIT Madras, 12-14, December 2013.
  • Rohit, S.M. Shiva Nagendra and R.Sivanandan., 2013.Characterization of Indoor air pollution in a mechanically ventilated building, in proceedings of 3rd National Conference on Refrigeration and Air Conditioning (NCRAC-2013), IIT Madras, 12-14, December 2013.
  • G. Leo Samuel, S.M. Shiva Nagendra and M.P. Maiya., 2013. Nocturnal and Evaporative Cooling System for Indian Climatic Conditions, , in proceedings of 3rd National Conference on Refrigeration and Air Conditioning (NCRAC-2013), IIT Madras, 12-14, December 2013.
  • Rohit J, Chithra V S, Kishore Kumar M, Shiva Nagendra S.M and Shivanandan R,. 2012. Influence of traffic on indoor air quality of naturally and mechanically ventilated building located near an urban roadway. In the proceedings of the National Conference on Urban Mobility – Challenges, Solutions and Prospects IIT Madras, Chennai, 13-14 July 2012.
  • Chithra V.S and Shiva Nagendra S.M. Analysis and interpretation of indoor PM10, PM2.5 and PM1 mass concentrations in a naturally ventilated school building, In the proceedings of the National Conference on Refrigeration and Air Conditioning (NCRAC-2011) IIT Madras, Chennai, 7-9 July 2011.
  • Chithra V.S., Rajini C.H. and Shiva Nagendra, S.M., 2010. Prediction of indoor air quality in school building using RISK model. In the proceedings of the National conference on infrastructure, sustainable transportation and urban planning (CISTUP 2010), IISc Bangalore, 18-20, October 2010.
  • Pratabidya Mohanty, V.S. Chithra and Shiva Nagendra, S.M., 2010. Source apportionment of PM10 and PM2.5 concentrations at an urban roadway in Chennai city, 97th Indian Science Congress, Thiruvananthapuram, 3-7 January 2010.
  • Srimuruganandam, B. and Shiva Nagendra, S.M.,2010. Analysis and interpretation of diurnal variation of particulate matter concentrations and traffic characteristics at an urban roadway. In proceedings of 97th Indian Science Congress conference on – Science and Technology Challenges of 21st Century: A National Perspective, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India, 3-7th January 2010.
  • Chithra, V.S., Rajini, C.H. and Shiva Nagendra, S.M., 2010. Prediction of indoor air quality in school building using RISK model. In the proceedings of the national conference on infrastructure, sustainable transportation and urban planning(CISTUP 2010), IISc Bangalore, 18-20, October 2010.
  • Shiva Nagendra. S.M., 2009. Management of hazardous air pollutants. In the In proceedings of the Workshop on Hazardous Air Pollutants: Monitoring, Assessment and Control, organized by Central Pollution Control Board, Chennai, 30th – 31st December 2009.
  • Sri Muruganandam, B. and Shiva Nagendra. S.M., 2007. Air Quality in Chennai city. In proceedings of the All India Paper Contest on Urban Air Pollution, 25th November 2007, Institution of Engineers (India), IIT Roorkee (This paper won Rupees 500 cash prise).
  • Shiva Nagendra, S. M. and Mukesh Khare., 2006. Artificial neural network based line source model for predicting carbon monoxide concentration near traffic intersection. In proceedings of the National Conference on Role of Civil Engineers in Disaster Management and Mitigation organized by Department of Civil Engineering, B.M.S. College of Engineering, Bangalore, February 2-4, 2006.
  • Shivaraju and Shiva Nagendra, S.M.,2006. Wastewater reclamation and reuse in the Bangalore city – a case study. In proceedings of the National Level Conference of PG and Ph.D. Scholars of all Technical Disciplines (PGFEST 2006) organized by NMAM Institute of Technology, Nitte, April 28-29, 2006.
  • Gowda, T.P.H., Lokesh, K.S., Manoj Kumar, B., Shiva Nagendra, S.M., Krishna, B.M. and Harini Kumari, K.V., 2005. Development of computer model to predict the spatio-temporal distribution of petroleum oil slick downstream of river crossings. In proceedings of National Conference on Hydraulics and Water Resources, organized by Siddaganga Institute of technology, Tumkur, Karnataka, December 8-9, 2005.
  • Shiva Nagendra, S.M., 2005. Assessment of air quality near two traffic intersections in Bangalore city. In proceedings of the National Conference Synergic Solutions for Sustainable Development- Prescription for Prosperity, organized by Department of Civil Engineering, National Institute of Technology, Karnataka, Surathkal, December 28-30, 2005, pp.13.
  • Shiva Nagendra, S.M., 2005. Urban air pollution. In proceedings of the one day Workshop on Environmental Pollution and Awareness, organized by Department of Civil Engineering and Department of Chemical Engineering, M. V. J. College of Engineering, Bangalore, March 14, 2005.
  • Shiva Nagendra, S. M. and Mukesh Khare., 2004. Urban air quality management. In proceedings of the one day Workshop on Need of Environment and Pollution Awareness Programme for Bangalore City, Department of Civil Engineering, M.S. Ramaiah Institute of Technology, Bangalore, June 30, 2004, pp. 17-24.
  • Shiva Nagendra, S. M. Renny, M. Megha, P. and Shreehari, M.N., 2004. Vehicular pollution control measures for improving urban air quality. In proceedings of the one day Workshop on Need of Environment and Pollution Awareness Programme for Bangalore City organized by Department of Civil Engineering, M.S. Ramaiah Institute of Technology, Bangalore, June 30, 2004, pp. 49-57.
  • Rao, P.V., Usha, N. and Shiva Nagendra, S. M.., 2004. Study of BOD concentration dispersion in costal waters using CORMIX-III model. In proceedings of the one day Workshop on Need of Environment and Pollution Awareness Programme for Bangalore City organized by Department of Civil Engineering, M.S. Ramaiah Institute of Technology, Bangalore, June 30, 2004, pp.102-111.
  • Usha, C., Krishnamurthy, V. and Shiva Nagendra, S. M.., 2004. Noise pollution at selected traffic junctions in Bangalore city- a case study. In proceedings of the one day Workshop on Need of Environment and Pollution Awareness Programme for Bangalore City organized by Department of Civil Engineering, M.S. Ramaiah Institute of Technology, Bangalore, June 30, 2004, pp. 112-122.
  • Phanindra, L.R., Umadevi, B. and Shiva Nagendra, S. M.., 2004. Solid waste management in Bangalore city: review. In proceedings of the one day Workshop on Need of Environment and Pollution Awareness Programme for Bangalore City organized by Department of Civil Engineering, M.S. Ramaiah Institute of Technology, Bangalore, June 30, 2004, pp. 92-96.
  • Shiva Nagendra, S. M. and Mukesh Khare., 2004. Road traffic as a source of urban air pollution. In proceedings of the National Seminar on Strategies for Traffic Engineering and Management, organized by M.S. Ramaiah Institute of Technology, Bangalore, February 16-17, 2004.
  • Shiva Nagendra, S. M. and Mukesh Khare., 2003 Vehicular exhaust pollution in Delhi city. In proceedings of the National Conference on Advances in Environmental Sciences and Engineering, organized by Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, India, December 8-9, 2003.
  • Shiva Nagendra, S. M. and Mukesh Khare., 1999. Artificial neural networks in short term air pollution modelling. In proceedings of the National Seminar on Wind Engineering (NSWE-99), Department of Aerospace Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, India, December 2-3, 1999.

 

TECHNICAL REPORTS

  • Air pollutants dispersion at Chennai port, submitted to Chennai Port Trust, Chennai, May 2016
  • Air quality status at Chennai and Ennore ports of Chennai, Tamil Nadu, Submitted to Empowered Committee constituted by the, Hon’ble Supreme Court of India, June 2012
  • Characterization of air quality and traffic flow during short term odd-even policy In Delhi city, Submitted to Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB), Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change (MoEFCC), New Delhi, August 2016
  • Air quality and microanalysis of fine particulate matter (PM2.5) in Delhi and Chennai cities, Submitted to Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB), Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change (MoEFCC), New Delhi, April 2016
  • Evaluation of quantitative dispersion models for urban air quality assessment, Submitted to UKIERI, New Delhi

 

RESEARCH REPORTS

  • Monitoring the influence of outdoor vehicular pollutants concentration on indoor air quality of the buildings located close to an urban roadway, Submitted to Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change (MoEFCC), New Delhi, February 2014
  • Air quality monitoring, emission inventory and source apportionment study for Chennai city. Submitted to Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB), Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change (MOEFCC), New Delhi, December 2010.
  • Identification and estimation of source contributions to particulate matter concentration at an urban roadway, submitted to Department of Science and Technology, Government of India, New Delhi -110 016, July 2010
Research and Consultancy

ONGOING SPONSORED RESEARCH PROJECTS

  • GCRF Clean environment and planetary health in Asia (CEPHA) network UK Research and Innovation. Collaboration with Institute of Occupational Medicine (IOM), UK. 2019-2021.
  • Low cost semiconductor and optical sensors based urban air quality monitoring network system (SENSurAIR) Ministry of Human Resources Development (UAY). Collaboration with IIT Delhi and Envirotech Instruments Pvt. Ltd. 2017-2020.
  • Clean air for Delhi through interventions, mitigations and engagement (CADTIME) Ministry of Earth Sciences and the Natural Environment Research Council (NERC), UK. Collaboration with Newcastle University and University of West of England, UK. 2017-2021.
  • CPCB continuous ambient air quality monitoring station at IIT Madras- Phase II Central Pollution Control Board, Zonal Office, Bangalore. 2016-2022.
  • Toxicity and personal exposure assessment of fine particulate matter and VOCs at air pollution hotspots under changing climatic conditions DAAD-DST, Collaboration with UFZ, Germany, 2018-2020.
  • National carbonaceous aerosols programme (NCAP) working group-III Project Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change (MoEFCC) 2017-2021, (Co-PI)
  • Development and testing of portable kiln of 1 tonne capacity for charcoal production from Prosopisjuliflora Department of Science and Technology, New Delhi, 2019-2021, (Co-PI)

 

ONGOING RESEARCH BASED CONSULTANCY PROJECTS

  • Microanalysis of ambient particulate matter characteristics in contrasting areas of Delhi megacity during Covid 19 National lockdown Government of National Capital Territory of India, 2020
  • Development of mobile EV based -real time air quality monitoring and modelling for NLCIL NLC India Ltd 2019-2022
  • Real time water quality monitoring system for Jawaharlal Nehru Port Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust, Mumbai 2018-2021
  • Air quality monitoring and development of real time air quality management system for Jawaharlal Nehru Port Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust, Mumbai 2017-2021
  • Preparation of technical report for assessing the level of contamination in environmental in and around the solid waste dumping sites at Kodungaiyur, Tamil Nadu Urban Infrastructure Financial Services Limited, 2017-2020, (Co-PI)
  • Preparation of technical report for assessing the level of contamination in environmental in and around the solid waste dumping sites at Perungudi. Tamil Nadu Urban Infrastructure Financial Services Limited, 2017-2020, (Co-PI)

 

COMPLETED SPONSORED RESEARCH PROJECTS

  • Design and development of algae-based reactor for air pollution control at waste management site Department of Science and Technology (SERB), 2017-2019
  • Air quality measurement system using low cost sensors Rural Technology Development, IITM, 2017-2019
  • Source apportionment of ambient particulate matter during winter season in Delhi city Delhi Pollution Control Committee (DPCC) Govt. of Delhi, 2016-2018
  • Development of air expert system (AESIITM) to capture the air quality in urban hotspots through visual information (Exploratory Project) ICSR, IITM, 2017-2018
  • Air quality management system to study the vulnerability and health risk due to air pollution (Carried out jointly with UFZ, Germany) Department of Science and Technology -Indo- German Centre for Sustainability, 2014-2017
  • Air quality monitoring equipment ICSR, IITM, 2015-2016
  • Air quality monitoring equipment ICSR, IITM, 2014-2015
  • Air quality monitoring equipment ICSR, IITM, 2014-2015
  • Monitoring the influence of outdoor vehicular pollutants concentration on indoor air quality of the buildings located close to an urban road way Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change (MoEFCC), 2010-2014
  • Indoor air pollution and health impacts Department of Science and Technology, 2014
  • Evaluation of quantitative dispersion models for urban air quality assessment (International Project) UKIERI, 2009-2012
  • CPCB continuous ambient air quality monitoring station at IIT Madras-Phase I Central Pollution Control Board, Zonal Office, Bangalore, 2008-2012
  • Identification and estimation of source contributions to particulate matter concentration at an urban roadway. Department of Science and Technology, 2007-2010
  • Episodic air quality management at traffic intersection in Chennai city using artificial neural network. ICSR, IIT Madras, 2006-2009
  • IEQ standard implementation methodology. The Indian Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air Conditioning Engineers (ISHRAE), 2017-2019, (Co-PI)
  • Measurements and modelling of cloud condensation nuclei (CCN) in Indian continental and marine air Ministry of Earth Sciences, 2014-2018, (Co-PI)
  • COE of MOUD (Phase-II) performance evaluation study of sewerage treatment plants Ministry of Urban Development, 2014-2018, (Co-PI)
  • Centre for environmental technology dissemination, demonstration and R&D for industrial pollution control. Tamil Nadu Pollution Control Board (TNPCB), 2013-2018, (Co-PI)
  • Passive cooling system for tropical climate concrete core cooling coupled with cooling tower. Department of Science and Technology, 2013-2017, (Co-PI)
  • Characterizing properties of atmospheric aerosols to understand climate impact Department of Science and Technology 2013-2016, (Co-PI)
  • Ganga river basin management plan(GRBMP) – a PAN IIT project Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change (MoEFCC), 2010-2015, (Co-PI)
  • Decentralised wastewater management benchmarking of public utilities and PPP. Ministry of Urban Development, 2009-2014, (Co-PI).

 

COMPLETED RESEARCH BASED CONSULTANCY PROJECTS

  • Carrying capacity assessment of stone quarrying mines at Perecherla, Guntur Andhra Pradesh Pollution Control Board, 2019.
  • Design and development of air purifier and development of protocol for testing and selection of the indoor air purifiers Envirotech Instruments Private Limited, New Delhi, 2017.
  • Preparation of technical report for assessing the level of contamination in environmental in and around marshal land. Tamil Nadu Urban Infrastructure Financial Services Limited, 2017. (Co-PI).
  • Towards developing a comprehensive planning framework for urban freight Shakti Sustainable Energy Foundation, 2017. (Co-PI).
  • Measurement of PM number concentrations and traffic flow in Delhi megacity. Central Pollution Control Board, New Delhi, 2017.
  • Microanalysis of particulate matter characteristics in contrasting areas of Delhi megacity and Chennai metro city Central Pollution Control Board, New Delhi, 2017.
  • Emission inventory and source apportionment in the vicinity of Chennai port and adjoining residential area, Chennai Port Trust, Chennai, 2016.
  • CEFEAD funding from TCS, Tata Consultancy Services, 2012. (Co-PI).
  • Dispersion of selected air pollutants concentration emitted from various sources at Chennai Port Chennai Port Trust, 2016.
  • Air quality monitoring, emission inventory and source apportionment studies for Indian cities (Chennai) Central Pollution Control Board, New Delhi, 2011.
  • Study and evaluation of the design of the three stage cooling systems for TITAN corporate Titan Company Ltd.,2018.
  • Characterization of smoke emitted from cooking ELGI Ultra Industries Limited, 2015.
  • ETP sludge evaluation for incineration Rohini Textile Industry (P) Ltd., 2015.
  • Evaluation of mercury emission control technologies for power plant Chemtura Manufacturing UK Ltd., 2015.
  • Adaptive management plan for pallikaranai marsh land Care Earth Trust, 2015.
  • Air pollution dispersion study at Hyundai motors India limited Hyundai Motors India Limited, 2014.
  • Performance evaluation of existing desox system and conducting environmental compliance audit Saint Gobain Glass India Ltd., 2014.
  • Preparation of detailed project report for red hills rice millers common effluent treatment plant Red hills Rice millers CETP Ltd, Red Hills, 2013.
  • Modelling of air pollutants dispersion emitted from stack KTV Health Food Pvt Ltd., Chennai, 2013.
  • Environmental compliance audit for Hyundai motor India Hyundai Motor India, 2013.
  • Air dispersion modelling study at HEGCPL proposed 2650 gas based combined cycle power plant Hindustan Electricity Generation Company Pvt Ltd., 2013.
  • Air Dispersion Modeling For 400mw Gas Based Power Plant at Pune Green Circle Inc, Vadodra, 2010.
  • Monitoring and analysis of VOC concentration in the ambient air and at two work places Arkema Peroxides India Pvt Ltd Cuddalore, 2010.
  • Monitoring of air flow, pressure, motor speed, noise level and particulate matter concentration in air purifiers of Forbes Aquamall Forbes Aqamall Ltd Chennai, 2009.
  • Design of wet scrubber for boilers Unicaon Engineers, Coimbatore, 2007.
Student Guidance

Current Ph.D. Guidance

  • Lekshmi Mohan V. Investigation of indoor air quality dynamics in air-conditioned office buildings and emission source identification (Co-Guide Prof. Maiya MP)
  • Jayashree A. Thermal performance evaluation of wall radiant cooling system coupled with mechanical ventilation for tropical climatic conditions (Co-Guide: Prof. Maiya MP)
  • Savitha Ulavi. Management options for control of secondary air pollutants at local and regional environment.
  • Dheeraj Alshetty V. Source apportionment and characterization of re-suspendable dust on urban roads and development of mitigation options
  • Amit Passi. Design and development of air purifier for air conditioned rail passenger coaches (Co-Guide: Prof. Maiya MP)
  • Mannam Veera Narayana. Air pollution modelling and mapping using sensors. (Co-Guide: Prof. Devendra Jalihal)
  • Diya, M. Investigation on air pollution characteristics in urban hotspots and control strategies to achieve clean air.
  • Sudheer Kumar Kuppili. Modelling of real world passenger car exhaust emissions in Delhi city. (Co-Guide: Prof. Ramesh A)
  • Sruthi Jayaraj. Design and development of treatment  technologies for VOCs control in urban air pollution hotspots. (Co-Guide: Prof. Mathava Kumar S)
  • Gopika I. Indoor air pollution characteristics in rural households and mitigation strategies.
  • Mamatha M. Investigation on personal exposure to indoor and outdoor air pollution in rural areas. (Co-Guide: Prof. Ravi Krishna R)
  • Aswin Giri J. Urban hotspot air quality forecasting using machine learning algorithms.
  • Lakshmi Pradeep. Air and noise pollution modelling and mapping in urban areas.

 

 

Current M.S. Guidance

  • Shanmugapriyan, R. Development of source receptor relationships for air quality management in Indian cities.

 

Past Ph.D. Guidance

  • Hrishikesh Chandra V. Urban Air pollution modelling using artificial neural network and fuzzy logic approach, 2020.
  • Ramya Selvaraj. Development of monitoring system for biogas using broadband photoacoustic spectroscopy technique. (Main Guide: Prof. Nilesh J Vasa),2019.
  • Anju Elizebath Peter. Characterization of air emissions from the open burning of municipal solid waste (MSW) and their impacts on air and water quality at the surrounding area, 2019. (Co-Guide: Prof. Indumathi M Nambi), 2019.
  • Gangadhar Swamy. Characterisation of urban heat island effect and modelling of secondary pollutant formations at urban hotspots (Co-Guide: Prof Uwe Schlink, UFZ, German), 2018.
  • Yaparla Deepthi. Assessment of human exposure to indoor air pollution in rural areas of south India and engineering solutions to mitigate biomass emissions. (Co-Guide: Prof. Sathyanarayana N Gummadi),2018.
  • Jyothi S Menon. Personal exposure to air pollution and health risks in a tropical urban environment. 2018
  • Smaranika Panda. Emission estimation, characterization and dispersion modelling of air pollutants at an industrial cluster. 2018
  • Rohit J. Measurement and modelling of real time vehicular exhaust emissions under heterogeneous traffic, (Co-Guide: Prof. R. Sivanandan), 2017.
  • Leo Samuel, D.G. Investigation on cooling tower based thermally activated building system for human comfort, (Main Guide: Prof. Maiya MP), 2016.
  • Chithra, V S. Indoor air quality characteristics of an urban school building in tropical climate, 2015.
  • Sunil Gulia. Urban local air quality management (ULAQM) framework for NO2 and PM2.5 October 2015 using hybrid models, (Main Guide:Prof. Mukesh Khare), 2015.
  • Sri Muruganandam, B. Characterization, source apportionment and modelling of heterogeneous traffic emitted particulate matter at an urban roadside, 2012.

 

Past M.S. Guidance

  • Performance study of thermally activated glass fibre reinforced gypsum roof. (Main Guide: Prof. Maiya MP)
  • Smaranika Panda. Emission estimation, characterization and dispersion modelling of air pollutants at an industrial cluster (MS + PhD). 2018
  • Pavan Reddy Yasa. Mobile monitoring of air pollution using low cost sensors to visualize spatio-temporal variation of pollutants at urban hotspots. 2017
  • Neha Agarwal. Characterization and modelling of indoor particulate matter concentrations in multilevel microenvironments. 2016
  • Kishore Kumar, M. Quantification and modelling of CO2 emission in Chennai city. 2015

 

 

Past M. Tech./DD guidance:

  • Anjana K. Real world tail pipe emissions from autorikshaws under varied traffic conditions, 2020.
  • Amrendra Kumar Rai. Design of cost effective control equipment for removal of particulate matter in ambient environment, 2020.
  • Himanshu Setia. Forecasting and classification of air pollution scenarios at different micro-environments using machine learning technique, 2020.
  • Pranita Rahangdale. Design of cost effective control technique for pollutants in indoor environment, 2020.
  • Nihal K. Characterization of bioaerosols in indoor microenvironment and guidelines for indoor air quality management, 2020.
  • Rakesh Chowdary M. Indojor air pollution and comfort in selected microenvironments, 2019.
  • Ravi Chaurasia. Assessment of PM concentration in the Chennai city using LUR model, 2018.
  • Vethatirri S Urban heat island assessment and design of air quality monitoring networks for Chennai city, 2018.
  • Rangarajan T. Design and development of particulate control device for diesel vehicle, 2017
  • Alekya A. Measurements and characterization of ultrafine particles and bio-aerosols in indoor environments of the academic institutions, 2016.
  • Arun H. Characterization of emissions and driving cycle using on-board measurements, 2016 (Main-Guide: Dr. Gitakrishna Ramadurai)
  • Vanam Sravan Krishna. Development of a control technique for indoor air pollution, 2016
  • Harikrishnan Sasidharan Modelling of air emissions from an open dumpsite, 2016.
  • Vatsalya Reddi Kandi. Experimental Studies on the Performance Evaluation of Laboratory Scale Control Equipment in Removal of Air Emissions from Chimney, 2015
  • Harikrishnan Sasidharan. Modelling of Air Emissions from Open Dumpsite, (Co-Guide: Dr Soumendra Nath Kuiry), 2015.
  • Omprakash Ranjan. Air quality impact on human health and vegetation at industrial areas, 2014.
  • Neethu Thankachan. Development of 1D-unsteady non-uniform model for the prediction of river water quality. (Co-Guide: Dr. Soumendra Nath Kuiry), 2014.
  • Diya M. Characteristics of air pollutants at near and far field regions of national highway located at an industrial area. 2013.
  • Sarang Mundhada. Emission Factor Modeling for Indian conditions. (Co-Guide: Dr. Gitakrishna Ramadurai), 2013.
  • Sunil Chidarala. Monitoring and assessment of indoor air quality in selected work places in IIT Madras, 2012
  • Komala. Time series analysis of urban air quality data, 2012
  • Prince Vijay. Application of ADMS and AERMOD models to study the urban air quality management in India and United Kingdom, 2011
  • Adil Eshack. Optimization of ventilation rate and analyzing effectiveness of jet fans in basement car park, (Main Guide: Prof. Maiya MP), 2010.
  • Dayanand Shamarao Patil. Development of ANN based model for air quality management at busy corridor in Chennai city, 2010
  • Deepa, A. Statistical distribution models for urban air quality management, 2009
  • Femina, A. Estimation of source emissions and assessment of source apportionment using chemical mass balance model in IIT M campus, 2008
  • Kumar. Urban air pollution mapping using geographical information system in Bangalore city, (@ B. M. S. College of Engineering, Bangalore), 2006.
  • Venugopal Air quality indexing for the Bangalore city (@ B. M. S. College of Engineering, Bangalore), 2006.
  • Abraham Verghese. Assessment of air quality near traffic junction in Bangalore city using Gaussian based line source models.(@ M.S. Ramaiah Institute of Technology, Bangalore) 2005.

 

Past B. Tech. Guidance

  • Swapnika Amancha, Control technologies to reduce indoor air pollution- design of indoor air purifier, 2015.
  • Sriram A R. Low-cost sensors in micro-environment air-quality management, 2018.
  • Kaushal Kumar, Modelling of air quality at a traffic junction using artificial neural network, 2009.
  • Andhra Maha Vishnu Kakumani Multivariate regression analysis of urban air quality data, 2014 (Co-Guide- Dr. Gitakrishna Ramadurai)
  • Rajani. Prediction of particulate matter concentration inside a school building, 2008
  • Sriharika Peerubandi. Indoor air quality assessment at an school building in Chennai city, 2006.
  • Mukta, Y, Bhuvaneshwari, S., Meera, M., Sowmya, B.S, Modelling of quantitative structure activity relationships in aquatic toxicity assessment using artificial neural network, (@M. S. Ramaiah Institute of Technology, Bangalore), 2005.
  • Avinash G Menon, Davy Mohan, Ghouse Khan, Sourav Bandyopadhyay, Assessment of traffic noise in ambient environment of Bangalore city, (@M. S. Ramaiah Institute of Technology, Bangalore), 2005.
  • Megha Prakash, Aparupa Patra, Renny Monilal, Brinda K.H, Performance evaluation of Gaussian based line source models in predicting the pollutant concentrations in Bangalore city, (@M. S. Ramaiah Institute of Technology, Bangalore), 2004.
Courses

Under-Graduate Courses

  • Environmental Engineering
  • Approaches for Sustainable Infrastructure and Environmental Systems
  • Hydraulic and Environmental Engineering Laboratory
  • Air Pollution Control and Solid Waste Management
  • Basics of Civil Engineering [@ BMSCE/MSRIT]
  • Surveying [@ MSRIT]
  • Computer Aided Design, Services I: Water supply and Sanitary [@ MSRIT]

 

Post graduate courses

  • Environmental Monitoring and Data Analysis
  • Urban Transport and the Environment
  • Air Pollution and Control Engineering/Air Quality Management
  • Environmental Monitoring Laboratory
  • Industrial Seminar
  • Models for Water and Air Quality
  • Environmental Impact Assessment
  • Wastewater Treatment Engineering [@ BMSCE]
  • Environmental Planning and Management. [@ BMSCE]
  • Atmospheric Process Modelling and Control [@ MSRIT/BMSCE]
  • Reuse and Recycle Technology [@ MSRIT]

 

  • GIAN course on Urban air pollution, human exposure assessment and public Collaboration: Prof. Peter Orris, UIC School of Public Health, Chicago, US and Prof. Muraleedharan V R, Department of Humanities and Social Sciences, @ IIT Madras, Chennai, 7-17 October, 2019.
  • Quality Enhancement in Engineering Education. (QEEE)Course on Air Pollution Control. Engineering, 23-27, March 2017.
Continuing Education

CONFERENCES ORGANIZED 

  • 4th Indian International Conference on Air Quality Management (IICAQM 2019), Collaboration: University of Surrey, UK @ IIT Madras, 6-7 December 2019.
  • 3rd Indian International Conference on Air Quality Management (IICAQM 2018), Collaboration: University of Surrey, UK @ IIT Madras, 6-7 December 2018.
  • 2nd Indian International Conference on Air Quality Management (IICAQM 2017), Collaboration: Newcastle University, UK and IIT Delhi @ IIT Delhi, 1-2 June 2017.
  • 1st Indian International Conference on Air Quality Management (IICAQM 2016), Collaboration: Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research UFZ, Leipzig, @ IIT Madras, 15-16 February 2016.

 

SHORT-TERM COURSES ORGANIZED

  • Online webinar on Clean environment transition towards a sustainable planetary health. Collaboration: Institute of Occupational Medicine, UK and Australian National University, Australia, @ IIT Madras, Chennai, 15th May 2020.
  • Online course on Air quality modelling. Collaboration: Department of Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, New Delhi and CSIR-NEERI Zonal Laboratory, New Delhi. @ IIT Madras, Chennai, 5th June 2020.
  • QIP STTP on Air delivery systems and indoor environment quality. Collaboration: Department of Mechanical Engineering, IIT Madras, @ IIT Madras, Chennai, 02-07 March, 2020.
  • Winter school on Real time urban air pollution and personal exposure monitoring. Collaboration: Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, New Delhi, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay (IITB), Mumbai, University of North Texas (UNT), Texas, USA and Envirotech Instruments Pvt Ltd. (EIPL), New Delhi, @ IIT Madras, Chennai, 16- 17 December 2019.
  • Winter school on Receptor modelling methods for source apportionment. Collaboration: India, University of Surrey (UoS), Surrey, UK, @ IIT Madras, Chennai, 3-5 December 2018
  • QIP-STTP on Human comfort and indoor air quality. Collaboration: Department of Mechanical Engineering, IIT Madras, @ IIT Madras, Chennai, 20 – 25,November, 2018
  • Summer school on ‘Urban air pollution and human exposure assessment’ Collaboration: Newcastle University and IIT Delhi @ IIT Delhi, New Delhi, 29-May – 2 June 2017.
  • Vehicular exhaust emission monitoring and modelling @ Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Technology, Kottayam, 4 March 2017.
  • Operation, maintenance & calibration of instruments for monitoring air pollution and air quality. Collaboration: Envirotech Instruments Pvt Ltd., New Delhi, @ IIT Madras, Chennai, 6-7 July, 2017
  • Air quality modelling (in AWMA conference on atmospheric optics: aerosols, visibility, and the radiative balance), Collaboration: IIT Delhi and AWMA @ Jackson Hole, WY, USA 26 September 2016.
  • Winter school on ‘Indoor air pollution and health effects’ @ IIT Madras, Chennai, 9-14 December 2013.
  • QIP-STTP on ‘Air quality modelling’ @ IIT Madras, Chennai,10-15 November 2014.
  • QIP-STTP on Environmental impact assessment: guidelines and procedures’ @ IIT Madras, Chennai 19- 24, July 2010
  • QIP-SSTP on ‘Air delivery systems and indoor air quality: an engineering perspective’ @ IIT Madras, Chennai, 13-18 July 2009.
  • Urban air pollution management: problems and management practices, under technology appreciation programme- Technology Appreciation Programme, IC&SR, @ IIT Madras, Chennai, 28 April 2009
  • QIP-STTP on ‘Modelling approaches for environmental and water resources systems management’ @ IIT Madras, Chennai, 4-9 August 2008.
  • CEP on ‘Ambient air quality management ‘ @ IIT Madras, Chennai, 2- 6 July 2007.
  • QIP-STTP on ‘Informed design of environmental engineering systems- looking beyond design criteria’, @ IIT Madras, Chennai, 4- 9 June 2007.

 

WORKSHOPS ORGANIZED

  • AIROTHON-Chennai Edition workshop on ‘Indoor Air Quality Management in Tropical Climate’, Collaboration: Society for Indoor Environment, New Delhi @ IIT Madras, Chennai, 16 February 2018.
  • Air quality modelling @ CEA 2018. Coordination: Fluidyn Software and Consultancy Pvt. Ltd, Bangalore IIT Madras Chennai  4 March 2018.
  • Environmental pollution monitoring, modelling and assessment at industrial area, Coordination: IIT Delhi and Karnataka State Pollution Control Board (KSPCB),@ Bangalore 7 November 2015.
  • Big data analytics for air quality management in smart cities. Collaboration: 7th Workshop on Big Data Benchmarking & IIT Delhi @ New Delhi, 15 December 2015.
  • Exposure monitoring systems for air quality management, Collaboration: Centre for Speckled Computing, School of Informatics, University of Edinburgh, UK @ IIT Madras, 12-13 December 2014.
  • Industrial air pollution control. Collaboration: Tamil Nadu Pollution Control Board (TNPCB) and Great Lakes Solutions: a Chemtura Business @ IIT Madras, 9-10 September 2014.
  • World Environment day celebration. Collaboration: Tamil Nadu Pollution Control Board (TNPCB), @ IIT Madras, 5 June 2014.
  • One day workshop on Air pollution monitoring instruments,@ IIT Madras, Chennai, 14 November 2009.
  • Need of environment and pollution awareness programme for Bangalore city, Sponsored by AICTE, @ MSRIT Bangalore, 30 June 2004
  • Management of urban environment: practices and problems, @ BMSCE, Bangalore, 2005.

 

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS  

  • Member, American Society for Civil Engineers (ASCE)
  • Member, Indian Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air Conditioning Engineers (ISHRAE)
  • Member, Air and Waste Management Association (AWMA)
  • Member, The Institution of Engineers, Indian (AMIE)
  • Member, Associate Member, Indian Public Health Engineers (IPHE)
  • Member, Society for Indoor Environment (SIE)
  • Member (Life), Indian Society for Wind Engineers (ISWE)
  • Member (Life), Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE)
  • Member (Life), Indian Institute of Technology Delhi Student Alumni Association
  • Member (Life), Administrative Staff College of India (ASCI)

 

AWARDS RECEIVED 

  • Shri J C Bose Patent Award, 2018 awarded by IIT Madras for the Design of a compact. portable and smart air purifier, which can have wide applicability in variety of indoor environments (residential, commercial, institutional, industrial etc.) to reduce gaseous and particulate air pollutant concentrations and to provide a better and healthy lining space
  • Rekha Nandi and Bhupesh Nandi Prize, 2014, awarded by The Institution of Engineers (India), for best paper titled “Particulate matter mass and number concentrations inside a naturally ventilated school building located adjacent to an urban roadway” authored by Chithra, V.S. and Shiva Nagendra, S. M.., published in J. Inst. Eng. India Ser. A, 95(3):143–149
  • Best Paper Award: First prize for the paper “Characterization of ambient particulate matter near an open dumpsite” authored by Anju Elizabeth and Shiva Nagendra, S. M.. and Indumathi Nambi. 2015, in an International Conference on Green Technologies for Energy Management (ICGTEM’15), Mohamed Sathak Engineering College, Kilakarai, 27-28 March 2015.
  • Best Paper Award for the paper titled “PM10, PM2.5 and PM1 mass concentrations in different work environment” authored by Neha Agarwal, and Shiva Nagendra, S. M.. 2015. in International Conference on New Frontiers in Chemical, Energy and Environmental Engineering (INCEEE-2015), NIT Warangal, 20-21 March 2015.
  • Best Poster Award: First prize for the poster entitled “Air quality impact assessment on human health and vegetation at an industrial area in India” authored by Omprakash Ranjan, Jyothi S Menon and Shiva Nagendra, S. M.. in a Symposium on Air Pollution Induced Health Effects, organized by CSIR-National Environmental Engineering Research Institute (CSIR-NEERI), Nagpur on 6th August 2014.
  • Best Poster Award: Second prize for the poster entitled “Children exposure to size segregated particulate matter in naturally ventilated school building ” authored by Chithra V.S. and Shiva Nagendra, S. M.. in a Symposium on Air Pollution Induced Health Effects, organized by CSIR-National Environmental Engineering Research Institute (CSIR-NEERI), Nagpur on 6th August 2014.
  • GE Ecomagination Excellence Award (Research Scholar – Srimuruganandam, B) for the best thesis in Ph.D. in the area of Environmentally friendly (“green”) technologies, ecological and environmental protection for the year 2012.
  • Best Paper Award in All India Paper Contest on Urban Air Pollution organized by the Institution of Engineers (India) at IIT Roorkee in 2007.
  • DAAD Research Fellowships (May-June, 2015 & 2016) at Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research GmbH Leipzig – UFZ, Germany.
  • Fast Track Young Scientist Research Grant, Department of Science and Technology (DST), Government of India (2006).
  • All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) Travel Grant for attending First International Conference on Environmental Science and Technology, organized by American Academy of Sciences, New Orleans, USA, 23rd -26th January, 2005.
  • Certificate of Merit, Vindyachal House, IIT Delhi for outstanding contribution to hostel environmental management for the year 1999-2000.

 

EDITORIAL BOARD

  • Associate Editor, Journal of the Institute of Engineers (India): Series A, Springer.
  • Associate Editor, Frontiers in Sustainable Cities, Frontiers.
  • Co-Guest-Editor Proceedings of the Urban Air Pollution: Problems, Control Technologies and Management Practices International Journal of Environment and Waste