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A networked remote sensing system for on-road vehicle emission monitoring

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Vehicle emissions are a major source of urban air pollution, and therefore a real-time monitoring system can be very useful in analyzing such emission and consequently assisting the policy making process. In this work we discuss the principle and structure of three different types of remote sensing detectors, and also the key techniques to establish a networked remote sensing monitoring system. We finally conclude this paper with data analysis from some preliminary experiments.

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This work was supported in part by National Natural Science Foundation of China (Grant Nos. 61422307, 61673350, 61673361, 61472380), Scientific Research Staring Foundation for the Returned Overseas Chinese Scholars and Ministry of Education of China. Authors also gratefully acknowledge supports from the Youth Top-notch Talent Support Program, the 1000-talent Youth Program and the Youth Yangtze River Scholar.

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Kang, Y., Ding, Y., Li, Z. et al. A networked remote sensing system for on-road vehicle emission monitoring. Sci. China Inf. Sci. 60, 043201 (2017). https://doi.org/10.1007/s11432-016-9010-1

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  • networked system
  • remote sensing
  • vehicle emissions