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    • A review on the environmental impact of phosphogypsum and potential health impacts through the release of nanoparticles 

      Silva Oliveira, Luis Felipe; Silva Oliveira, Marcos Leandro; Crissien Borrero, Tito José; Santosh, M.; Bolivar, Juan; Shao, Longyi; Dotto, Guilherme Luiz; Gasparotto, Juciano; Schindleri, Michael (Corporación Universidad de la Costa, 2021-07-09)
      Many industrial by-products have been disposed along coastlines, generating profound marine changes. Phosphogypsum (PG) is a solid by-product generated in the production of phosphoric acid (PA) using conventional synthesis ...
    • COVID-19 mortality and exposure to airborne PM2.5: a lag time correlation 

      Shao, Longyi; Cao, Yaxin; Jones, Tim; Santosh, M.; Silva Oliveira, Luis Felipe; Ge, Shuoyi; da Boit, Kátia; Feng, Xiaolei; Zhang, Mengyuan; BéruBé, Kelly (Corporación Universidad de la Costa, 2020-02-01)
      COVID-19 has escalated into one of the most serious crises in the 21st Century. Given the rapid spread of SARS-CoV-2 and its high mortality rate, here we investigate the impact and relationship of airborne PM2.5 to COVID-19 ...
    • Land surface temperature and vegetation index as a proxy to microclimate 

      Maroni, Daniela; Tibério Cardoso, Grace; Neckel, Alcindo; Stolfo Maculan, Laércio; L.S. Oliveira, Marcos; Thaines Bodah, Eliane; William Bodah, Brian; Santosh, M. (2021-06-04)
      The effect of global climate change on the temperature of urban areas has become more pronounced in the past couple decades, impacting population and quality of life. The United Nations (UN), the National Aeronautics and ...
    • The role of airborne particles and environmental considerations in the transmission of SARS-CoV-2 

      Shao, Longyi; Ge, Shuoyi; Jones, Tim Peter; Santosh, M.; Silva Oliveira, Luis Felipe; Cao, Yaxin; Silva Oliveira, Marcos Leandro (Geoscience Frontiers, 2021-04-05)
      Corona Virus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) caused by the novel coronavirus, results in an acute respiratory condition coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) and is highly infectious. The recent spread of this virus has caused a global ...