Faculty Profile

Antara Digar

Assistant Professor

B.E.., Bengal Engineering College,2002
M.Tech., IIT Kanpur, 2005
Ph.D., Rice University, 2012

Room: 311 Faculty Building
Phone: (91-512) 259 6963
eMail: antarad[AT]iitk.ac.in


  • Air Pollution & Human Health
  • Air Quality Modeling & Uncentainty Analysis
  • Atmospheric Sensitivity Analysis
  • Air Quality & Climate Change
  • Inverse Modeling


  • Digar A., Cohan D. S., Xiao X., Foley K. M., Koo B., and Yarwood G. (2013), Constraining ozone-precursor responsiveness using ambient measurements, Journal of Geophysical Research - Atmospheres, 118, 1005–1019, DOI:10.1029/2012JD018100.
  • Digar A., Cohan D. S., and Bell M. L. (2011), Uncertainties influencing health-based prioritization of ozone abatement options, Environmental Science & Technology, 45 (18), 7761–7767, DOI: 10.1021/es200165n.
  • Digar A., Cohan D. S., Cox D. D., Kim B., and Boylan J. W. (2011), Likelihood of achieving air quality targets under model uncertainties, Environmental Science & Technology, 45 (1), 189–196, DOI: 10.1021/es102581e [Featured in the special issue on “Environmental Policy: Past, Present, and Future”].
  • Pegues A., Cohan D., Digar A., Douglass C. and Wilson R. (2011), Efficacy of Recent State Implementation Plans for 8-hour Ozone, Journal of the Air and Waste Management Association, 62(2), 252-256, DOI: 10.1080/10473289.2011.646049.
  • Digar A and Cohan D. (2010) Efficient Characterization of Pollutant-Emission Response under Parametric Uncertainty, Environmental Science & Technology, 44 (17), 6724–6730 DOI:10.1021/es903743t.

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