Dr. Pallav Purohit received his Ph.D. degree in Energy Policy & Planning from IIT Delhi. He is currently a Research Scholar at the International Institute for Applied systems analysis (IIASA), Austria. Before joining IIASA, Dr. Purohit worked as an e8 Postdoctoral Research Fellow at Hamburg Institute of International Economics (HWWI), Germany. He was also a visiting faculty member to the Institute of Political Science at the University of Zurich, Switzerland and visiting fellow at the School of International Development, University of East Anglia and Council on Energy, Environment and Water (CEEW), New Delhi. He is an Associate Editor for the International Journal of Global Energy Issues (IJGEI) and editorial board member of Sustainability, Innovative Energy Policies, Journal of Renewable Energy, American Journal of Electrical Power and Energy Systems (EPES), and The Open Renewable Energy Journal (TOREJ). His research interests includes Science; technology and policy focused on energy and environmental issues of developing countries; energy economics; renewable energy; climate change; F-gases; air pollution control and human health.
Managing future air quality in megacities: Emission inventory and scenario analysis for the Kolkata Metropolitan City, I...
Published in Atmospheric Environment
Mapping Bioenergy Supply and Demand in Selected Least Developed Countries (LDCs): Exploratory Assessment of Modern Bioen...
Published in Sustainability
Published in Global Environmental Change
Air pollution is linked with many of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals. Strategies aiming at the improved air quality interact directly with climate mitigation targets, access to clean energy services, waste management, and other aspects of socio-economic development. Continuation of current policies in the key emitting sectors impli...
Research Scholar Since September 2007
International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (Laxenburg AT)
Postdoctoral Research Fellow September 2005 - August 2007
M. Sc. July 1996 - June 1998
Hemwati Nandan Bahuguna Garhwal University (Srinagar IN)
e8 Postdoctoral Research Fellowship 2005
e8 Postdoctoral Research Fellowship on Sustainable Energy Development
Research Associate 2004
Research Associate of the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), Govt. of India
Senior Research Fellowship 2001
Senior Research Fellowship of the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), Govt. of India