Narasimha Rao

Associate Professor of Energy Systems

 
Publications (BETA)

This is a PARTIAL listing of recent publications, and it will continue to grow as we populate our publications database.

2021

  • Journal Article
    Rao, N.D., Kiesewetter, G., Min, J., Pachauri, S., Wagner, F. . “Household contributions to and impacts from air pollution in India.” Nature Sustainability (2021). DOI: 10.1038/s41893-021-00744-0
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    Gibran Vita*, Narasimha D. Rao, Arkaitz Usubiaga-Liaño, Jihoon Min, and Richard Wood. “Durable Goods Drive Two-Thirds of Global Households’ Final Energy Footprints.” Environmental Science & Technology 55.5 (2021): 3175-3187. DOI: 10.1021/acs.est.0c03890

2020

  • Journal Article
    Shonali Pachauri and Narasimha D Rao. “Advancing energy poverty measurement for SDG7.” Progress in Energy 2.4 (2020). DOI: 10.1088/2516-1083/aba890
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    Joel Millward-Hopkins, Julia K.Steinberger, Narasimha D.Rao, Yannick Oswald. “Providing decent living with minimum energy: A global scenario.” Global Environmental Change 65 (2020). DOI: 10.1016/j.gloenvcha.2020.102168
  • Journal Article
    Mastrucci, A., J. Min, A. Usubiaga, ND Rao. “A Framework for Modelling Consumption-Based Energy Demand and Emission Pathways.” Env. Sci & Tech 54.3 (2020): 1799-1807. DOI: 10.1021/acs.est.9b05968
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    Matthew F. Gibson, Narasimha D. Rao, Raphael B.Slade, Joana Portugal Pereira, Joeri Rogelj. “The role of energy in mitigating grain storage losses in India and the impact for nutrition.” Resources, Conservation and Recycling 163 (2020). DOI: 10.1016/j.resconrec.2020.105100

2019

  • Journal Article
    Mastrucci, A., E. Byers, S. Pachauri, and N. D. Rao. “Improving the SDG energy poverty targets: Residential cooling needs in the Global South.” Energy and Buildings 186 (2019): 405-415. DOI: 10.1016/j.enbuild.2019.01.015
  • Journal Article
    Rao, ND, M. Poblete-Cazanave, R. Bhalerao, KF Davis, S. Parkinson. “Spatial analysis of energy needs and GHG emissions of food grains in India.” Science for Total Environment 654.1 (2019): 841-849. DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.11.073
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    Davis, K. F., A. Chhatre, N. D. Rao, D. Singh, and R. DeFries. “Sensitivity of grain yields to historical climate variability in India.” Environmental Research Letters 14.6 (2019): 064013. DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/ab22db
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    Vinca, A., S. Parkinson, E. Byers, P. Burek, Z. Khan, V. Krey, F. A. Diuana, Y. Wang, A. Ilyas, A. C. Köberle, I. Staffell, S. Pfenninger, A. Muhammad, A. Rowe, R. Schaeffer, N.D. Rao, Y. Wada, N. Djilali, K. Riahi. “The Nexus Solutions Tool (NEST): An open platform for optimizing multi-scale energy-water-land system transformations.” Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss (2019). DOI: 10.5194/gmd-13-1095-2020
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    Parkinson, S; Krey, V; Huppmann, D; Kahil, T; McCollum, DaDvid; Fricko, O; Byers, E; Gidden, M; Mayor, B; Khan, Z; Raptis, C; Rao, ND; Johnson, N; Wada, Y; Djilali, N; Riahi, K. “Balancing clean water-climate change mitigation trade-offs.” Environmental Research Letters 14.1 (2019). DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aaf2a3
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    Davis,K., A. Chhatre, ND Rao, D. Singh, S. Ghosh-Jerath, A. Mridul, M. Poblete-Cazenave, N. Pradhan, R. DeFries. “Assessing the sustainability of post Green Revolution cereals in India.” Proc. of Nat. Acad. Sci. 116.50 (2019): 25034-25041. DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1910935116
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    Rao, ND., J. Min, A. Mastrucci. “Energy requirements for decent living in India, Brazil and South Africa.” Nature Energy 4 (2019): 1025–1032. DOI: 10.1038/s41560-019-0497-9