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Dr. Viney Aneja Professor
Air Quality Research Program
Curriculum Vitae

B. Tech. 1971 Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, India
Major: Chemical Engineering

M.S. 1975 North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC
Major: Chemical Engineering

PhD  1977 North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC
Major: Chemical Engineering
Minor: Polymer Science and Operations Research

MBA 1986 Union College, Schenectady, NY
Major: Planning and Control

Air Quality and Atmospheric Chemistry: Transport, transformation and fate of pollutants; Natural emissions of trace gases (Nitrogen, Sulfur, and Hydrocarbons); biogeochemical cycling of pollutants; atmospheric monitoring of trace gases; biospheric-atmospheric interactions; photochemical oxidants and gas-to-particle conversion.

Dr. Aneja teaches two undergraduate courses in Introduction to Weather and Climate and Fundamentals of Air Pollution; and a graduate course in Advanced Air Quality. He also teaches numerous short courses. He has advised many undergraduate and graduate (MS and PhD) students in air quality and atmospheric sciences. He has published more than 250 papers, articles, and book chapters and one book.

Director, Air and Waste Management Association, 2007-2010.

Governor's Task Force on Hazardous Materials, 2006-2007.

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Science Advisory Board Environmental Engineering Committee Advisory on EPA’s Sustainability Research Strategy and Multi-Year Plan, 2006-2007.

EPA Science Advisory Board Committee on Integrated Nitrogen, 2006-2008.

United States Environmental Protection Agency's Science Advisory Board, Environmental Engineering Committee, 2004-2007.

Vice Chair, Air & Waste Management Association Education Council, 2005-2007.

Lyman A. Ripperton Award, Air & Waste Management Association, 2001

Selected by U.S. Secretary of Agriculture to serve on the Agricultural Air Quality Task Force, 2000-2008

Fellow, Air & Waste Management Association, 1999

Frank A. Chambers Award, Air & Waste Management Association,1998

Managerial Award in recognition of Distinctive and Outstanding Accomplishments, General Electric Company, 1986

Noryl Division Proprietary Innovation Award, General Electric Company, 1983

S. N. Behera, M. Sharma, and V.P. Aneja, 2010, "Ammonia in the Atmosphere, Its Emission, Fate, Deposition and Effects - A Review", Critical Reviews in Environmental Science and Technology, in review.

James, K. J. Blunden, and V.P. Aneja, 2010, “Characterizing Ammonia Emissions from a Commercial Mechanically Ventilated Swine Finishing Facility and an Anaerobic Waste Lagoon in North Carolina”, Atmospheric Environment, in review.

Wang, B., V.P. Aneja, and Q. Tong, 2010, “Characterization of fine particulate matter (PM 2.5) in the Southeast U.S.”, Atmospheric Environment, in review.

Tong, Q., V.P. Aneja, and J.D. Ray, 2010, “Trace Gases and Ozone Nonattainment in three Southeast United States National Parks”, Atmospheric Environment, in review.

Aneja, V.P., W.H. Schlesinger, and J.W. Erisman, 2009, “Effects of Agriculture upon the Atmospheric Environment of the United States: Research, Policy and Regulations,” Environmental Science and Technology, vol. 43, pp. 4234-4240.

Aneja, V.P., W.H. Schlesinger, and J.W. Erisman, 2008, “Farming pollution”, Nature Geoscience, vol. 1, pp. 409-411.

Blunden, J., V. P. Aneja, and J. H. Overton, 2008, “Modeling hydrogen sulfide emissions across the gas-liquid interface of an anaerobic swine waste treatment storage system”, Atmospheric Environment, vol. 42, No. 22, pp. 5602-5611.

Bajwa, K. S., S. P. Arya, and V. P. Aneja, 2008, “Modeling studies of Ammonia dispersion and dry deposition studies at some hog farms in North Carolina”, Journal of the Air & Waste Management Association, 58, 1198-1207.

Occhipinti, C, V. P. Aneja, W. Showers, and D. Niyogi, 2008, “Nitrate Isotopic Composition in Rainfall and Fine Particulate Matter: Back Trajectory Analysis and Source - Receptor Relationships,” Journal of the Air & Waste Management Association, 58, 1215-1222.

Goetz, S., V.P. Aneja, and Y. Zhang, 2008, “Measurements, analysis, and modeling of fine particulate matter in Eastern North Carolina,” Journal of the Air & Waste Management Association, 58, 1208-1214.


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