ATMOSPHERIC POLLUTION RESEARCH, vol.10, no.1, pp.88-96, 2019 (Peer-Reviewed Journal)
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ATMOSPHERIC POLLUTION RESEARCH
Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
Air pollutants, Air quality, 1:1 (45 degrees) straight-line, Trend analysis, Istanbul, SAHARAN DUST, PARTICULATE, MODEL, TRANSPORT, STREAMS, LOADS, RIVER
Istanbul is one of the megacities with population over 14 million, where the most intensive economic and social human activities take place in Turkey with unprecedented energy consumption and extravagant life style. These activities cause air pollutant emissions and concentrations increases under the additional effects of greenhouse gasses and waste heat with their impacts on ecosystems, climate change and air quality.