David Segersson

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PhD, Air Quality researcher
Research leader Urban climate and air quality

Phone: +46 11 495 8259
E-mail: firstname.lastname@smhi.se


Fields of work

Describing and mapping population exposure to enviromental stresses in urban areas, with a focus on air quality and micro climate. Compilation of emission inventories and development of tools for air quality management.

Research interests

  • Emission inventories
  • Dispersion modelling on urban and local scale
  • Micro meteorology

Special competences

  • Application and development of 3D-modelling tools for micro meteorology and pollutant dispersion using Computational Fluid Dynamics.
  • Calculation of shipping emissions based on positioning data from AIS (Automatic Identification System).
  • Application and development of open-source GIS tools (Geographic Information Systems).
  • Experience from system development working as a developer, project manager and solution architect.


Latest publications from David Segersson

  1. Paunu,Ville-Veikko
    Air pollution emission inventory using national high-resolution spatial parameters for the Nordic countries and analysis of PM 2.5 spatial distribution for road transport and machinery and off-road sectors
    In: Earth System Science Data, Vol. 16, no 3, 1453-1474 p.
    DOI: 10.5194/essd-16-1453-2024
  2. Edlund,Karl Kilbo
    High-resolution dispersion modelling of PM2.5, PM10, NOx and NO2 exposure in metropolitan areas in Sweden 2000-2018-large health gains due to decreased population exposure
    In: Air quality, atmosphere and health
    DOI: 10.1007/s11869-024-01535-0
  3. Pyko,Andrei
    Long-Term Exposure to Transportation Noise and Ischemic Heart Disease
    In: Journal of Environmental Health Perspectives, Vol. 131, no 1
    DOI: 10.1289/EHP10745