Akshay Ashok
Lab Affiliation(s):
Laboratory for Aviation and the Environment
Advisor:
Prof. Steven Barrett
Areas of Expertise:
  • Environmental impacts of aviation
  • Air transportation
  • Emissions
Expected date of graduation:
February 1, 2016

Akshay Ashok

  • PhD
Akshay Ashok

Department: 

  • Aeronautics and Astronautics

Lab Affiliation(s): 

Laboratory for Aviation and the Environment

Advisor: 

Prof. Steven Barrett

Top 3 Areas of Expertise: 

Environmental impacts of aviation
Air transportation
Emissions

Expected date of graduation: 

February 1, 2016

CV: 

Thesis Title: 

Reducing the air quality impacts of aircraft activity at airports

Thesis Abstract: 

TBD

5 Recent Papers: 

Ashok, A., Dedoussi, I.C., Yim, S.H.L., Balakrishnan, H., Barrett, S.R.H., 2014. Quantifying the air quality-CO2 tradeoff potential for airports. Atmospheric Environment 99, 546–555. doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2014.10.024

Ashok, A., Lee, I.H., Arunachalam, S., Waitz, I.A., Yim, S.H.L., Barrett, S.R.H., 2013. Development of a response surface model of aviation’s air quality impacts in the United States. Atmos. Environ. 77, 445–452. doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2013.05.023

Caiazzo, F., Ashok, A., Waitz, I.A., Yim, S.H.L., Barrett, S.R.H., 2013. Air pollution and early deaths in the United States. Part I: Quantifying the impact of major sectors in 2005. Atmospheric Environment 79, 198–208. doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2013.05.081

Yim, S.H.L., Lee, G.L., Lee, I.H., Allroggen, F., Ashok, A., Caiazzo, F., Eastham, S.D., Malina, R., Barrett, S.R.H., 2015. Global, regional and local health impacts of civil aviation emissions. Environ. Res. Lett. 10, 034001. doi:10.1088/1748-9326/10/3/034001

Wolfe, P.J., Yim, S.H.L., Lee, G., Ashok, A., Barrett, S.R.H., Waitz, I.A., 2014. Near-airport distribution of the environmental costs of aviation. Transport Policy, Air Transportation and the Environment 34, 102–108. doi:10.1016/j.tranpol.2014.02.023

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