Environmental Engineering
Land surface temperature changes caused by land cover/land use properties and their impact on rainfall characteristics

A. Suharyanto; A. Maulana; D. Suprayogo; Y.P. Devia; S. Kurniawan

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 26 October 2022

https://doi.org/10.22034/gjesm.2023.03.10

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: This study aims to determine the relationships between land cover presented by vegetation index and land surface temperature, between vegetation index and the built-up index, between built-up index and land surface temperature, and between land surface temperature and rainfall ...  Read More

Environmental Engineering
Application of microbially induced calcite precipitation to mitigate soil frost heave

M.F. Nikshoar; M.A. Rowshanzamir; S.M. Abtahi; S. Soleimanian-Zad

Volume 9, Issue 2 , April 2023, , Pages 193-210

https://doi.org/10.22034/gjesm.2023.02.02

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Soil frost heaving causes significant destruction to road pavements, railways, pipelines, and other lifeline infrastructures. The conventional methods for dealing with the soil frost heave are primarily based on using the materials whose production and use are harmful to the ...  Read More

Environmental Engineering
Components and predictability of pollutants emission intensity

Z. Farajzadeh; M.A. Nematollahi

Volume 9, Issue 2 , April 2023, , Pages 241-260

https://doi.org/10.22034/gjesm.2023.02.05

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: The rank of Iran in terms of pollutant emissions, which mainly originate from the consumption of energy products, is much higher than the rank of gross domestic product, placing Iran the fourth in the production and consumption of gas and oil, among the cases with the highest ...  Read More

Environmental Engineering
Ecological and human health implications of mercury contamination in the coastal water

A. Mallongi; A.U. Rauf; R.D.P. Astuti; S. Palutturi; H. Ishak

Volume 9, Issue 2 , April 2023, , Pages 261-274

https://doi.org/10.22034/gjesm.2023.02.06

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: The increasing population and anthropogenic activities in coastal areas affects the presence of mercury in coastal waters. Therefore, this study aims to 1) assess the ecological and human health risk of mercury contamination in coastal water; 2) analyze the effectiveness of ...  Read More

Environmental Engineering
Environmental assessment of river water quality near oil and gas fields

A.S. Patimah; A. Prasetya; S.H.M.B. Santosa

Volume 9, Issue 2 , April 2023, , Pages 275-286

https://doi.org/10.22034/gjesm.2023.02.07

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: The research aimed to evaluate the water quality of the Cangkring River in Tuban Regency, East Java Province, Indonesia, at the segment near the oil and gas fields (Mudi Pad A, B, and C).METHODS: Water samples were collected from January to September 2021 at seven locations ...  Read More

Environmental Engineering
Microplastics contamination in two peripheral fish species harvested from a downstream river

M.R. Maulana; S. Saiful; Z.A. Muchlisin

Volume 9, Issue 2 , April 2023, , Pages 299-308

https://doi.org/10.22034/gjesm.2023.02.09

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVE: The occurrence of plastic waste pollution in waters has become a major issue globally. One of the waters which tend to be polluted with plastic waste such as bags, food wrappers, and unused fishing nets, is the Krueng Aceh River, which is located in the center of Banda Aceh ...  Read More

Environmental Engineering
Effects of ambient air pollutants on cardiovascular disease hospitalization admission

L. Salvaraji; R. Avoi; M.S. Jeffree; S. Saupin; H.R. Toha; S.B. Shamsudin

Volume 9, Issue 1 , January 2023, , Pages 157-172

https://doi.org/10.22034/gjesm.2023.01.12

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVE: Air pollution is associated with population growth and economic advancement. Severe cardiovascular complications that require extensive medical service are aggravated by air pollutants. This study illustrates the trend and correlation of cardiovascular disease hospital admission ...  Read More

Environmental Engineering
Water quality model-based methodology to assess assimilative capacity of wastewater discharges in rivers

F.M. Torres-Bejarano; M. Verbel-Escobar; M.C. Camila Atencia-Osorio

Volume 8, Issue 4 , October 2022, , Pages 449-472

https://doi.org/10.22034/GJESM.2022.04.01

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: One of the negative impacts of polluting activities on aquatic ecosystems is the loss of its natural self-purification ability, for this reason, the purpose of this research was to evaluate the Sinú river capacity to assimilate wastewater discharges.METHODS: Monitoring ...  Read More

Environmental Engineering
Water resources carrying capacity before and after volcanic eruption

M. Dede; S.B. Wibowo; Y. Prasetyo; I.W. Nurani; P.B. Setyowati; S. Sunardi

Volume 8, Issue 4 , October 2022, , Pages 473-484

https://doi.org/10.22034/GJESM.2022.04.02

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Water resources carrying capacity is dynamic and can be influenced by catastrophic volcanic eruptions. The eruption of Mount Merapi in 2010 changed the landscape and community livelihoods due to the redistribution of a large volume of volcanic materials. This study aims to ...  Read More

Environmental Engineering
Inkjet printing of metal oxide coatings for enhanced photovoltaic soiling environmental applications

E. Fares; B. Aissa; R.J. Isaifan

Volume 8, Issue 4 , October 2022, , Pages 485-502

https://doi.org/10.22034/GJESM.2022.04.03

Abstract
  Background and objectives: Global energy needs have gradually shifted toward photovoltaic solar energy, especially in the Gulf region because of the high solar-irradiance potential. However, one of the main challenges for this technology in the region is soiling, which has been reported to degrade the ...  Read More

Environmental Engineering
Characteristics and circulation of archipelagic waters with the three-dimensional hydrodynamic model approach

Suhaemi .; D.G. Bengen; C.P.H. Simanjuntak; A.F. Koropitan

Volume 8, Issue 4 , October 2022, , Pages 503-518

https://doi.org/10.22034/GJESM.2022.04.04

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: The Misool Islands are lined up regularly from west to east, the southern part of Raja Ampat Archipelago, Papua - Indonesia. The geomorphology is distinctive, and the coral reef substrate causes turbulence. Misool waters are located in the Papuan bird's head seascape, passed ...  Read More

Environmental Engineering
Enhancement of convolutional neural network for urban environment parking space classification

S. Rahman; M. Ramli; F. Arnia; R. Muharar; M. Ikhwan; S. Munzir

Volume 8, Issue 3 , July 2022, , Pages 315-326

https://doi.org/10.22034/gjesm.2022.03.02

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: The increase in the number of vehicles has several negative impacts, including traffic congestion, air pollution, noise levels, and the availability of parking spaces. Drivers looking for parking spaces can cause traffic jams and air pollution. The solution offered at this ...  Read More

Environmental Engineering
Flood hazard simulation and mapping using digital elevation models with different resolutions

G.R. Puno; R.C.C. Puno; I.V. Maghuyop

Volume 8, Issue 3 , July 2022, , Pages 339-352

https://doi.org/10.22034/gjesm.2022.03.04

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Fine topographic information is a key input parameter for a detailed flood simulation and mapping. This study aimed to compare the accuracy statistics of the flood models developed using the digital elevation datasets with different resolutions from the light detection and ...  Read More

Environmental Engineering
Fuzzy entropy type II method for optimizing clean and renewable solar energy

M. Ramli; M. Mardlijah; M. Ikhwan; K. Umam

Volume 8, Issue 3 , July 2022, , Pages 389-402

https://doi.org/10.22034/GJESM.2022.03.07

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: A solar panel is a device that converts solar rays into electricity. It is a step to reduce emissions from fossil energy, which is to replace it with renewable energy. It requires a control system to ensure that the position of the solar panel is always perpendicular to the ...  Read More

Environmental Engineering
Immobilization of resin photocatalyst in removal of soluble effluent organic matter and potential for disinfection by-products

E.N. Hidayah; R.B. Pachwarya; O.H. Cahyonugroho

Volume 8, Issue 3 , July 2022, , Pages 437-448

https://doi.org/10.22034/gjesm.2022.03.10

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: The existence of organic matter is one of the main issues for wastewater reclamation since chlorination is applied most frequently before use wastewater reclamation for many purposes. One of the eco-friendly and effective methods is using innovative material through resin immobilized ...  Read More

Environmental Engineering
A basis water quality monitoring plan for rehabilitation and protection

M. D. Enriquez; R. M. Tanhueco

Volume 8, Issue 2 , April 2022, , Pages 237-250

https://doi.org/10.22034/GJESM.2022.02.07

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Safeguarding water resources became a major concern in many parts of the world as it aims to provide safe and healthy water for humans. Water quality monitoring is a popular tool in ensuring water quality is safe and within the allowable limits and standards for the health ...  Read More

Environmental Engineering
Impact of road infrastructure equipment on the environment and surroundings

N. Robinah; A. Safiki; O. Thomas; B. Annette

Volume 8, Issue 2 , April 2022, , Pages 251-264

https://doi.org/10.22034/GJESM.2022.02.08

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: The effect of infrastructure equipment is taking a toll on the health and economic well-being of residents all around the world. This is mainly because it contributes to ambient air pollution, noise, and vibration in the surroundings.  The study aimed at analyzing the ...  Read More

Environmental Engineering
Dispersion modelling of particulate matter concentrations of sand product plants in a mineral complex

Y. Zehtab Yazdi; N. Mansouri; F. Atabi; H. Aghamohammadi

Volume 8, Issue 2 , April 2022, , Pages 265-280

https://doi.org/10.22034/GJESM.2022.02.09

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Sand and gravel product plants are among the significant sources of dust pollutants. This study was conducted to estimate dust concentrations released from these plants in a mineral complex in the southwest of Tehran.METHODS: Initially, the amount of silt and moisture content ...  Read More

Environmental Management
Editorial

J. Nouri

Volume 8, Issue 1 , January 2022, , Pages 1-3

https://doi.org/10.22034/GJESM.2022.01.00

Abstract
  Global Journal of Environmental Science and Management (GJESM) is an open access quarterly Publication. The title welcomes original, review, novel and high-impact contributions from the related Environmental science, engineering and management issues. The GJESM Journal ...  Read More

Environmental Engineering
Distribution of energy in propagation for ocean extreme wave generation in hydrodynamics laboratory

D. Fadhiliani; M. Ikhwan; M. Ramli; S. Rizal; M. Syafwan

Volume 8, Issue 1 , January 2022, , Pages 17-26

https://doi.org/10.22034/GJESM.2022.01.02

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: The hydrodynamic uncertainty of the ocean is the reason for testing marine structures as an initial consideration. This uncertainty has an impact on the natural structure of the topography as well as marine habitats. In the hydrodynamics laboratory, ships and offshore structures ...  Read More

Environmental Engineering
Forecasting particulate matter concentration using nonlinear autoregression with exogenous input model

M.I. Rumaling; F.P. Chee; H.W.J. Chang; C.M. Payus; S.K. Kong; J. Dayou; J. Sentian

Volume 8, Issue 1 , January 2022, , Pages 27-44

https://doi.org/10.22034/GJESM.2022.01.03

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Air quality in some developing countries is dominated by particulate matter, especially those with size 10 micrometers and smaller or PM10. They can be inhaled and sometimes can get deep into lungs; some may even get into bloodstream and cause serious health problems. Therefore, ...  Read More

Environmental Engineering
Environmental awareness factor of used cell phones

N. Wibowo; R. Nurcahyo; D.S. Gabriel

Volume 8, Issue 1 , January 2022, , Pages 87-100

https://doi.org/10.22034/gjesm.2022.01.07

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Electronic equipment production is one of the major industrial sectors in Indonesia, as it also contributes to Indonesia’s export commodities, which increase because of rapid technological developments. Cell phones, which have considerable potential to become electronic ...  Read More

Environmental Engineering
Effectiveness of natural coagulants in water and wastewater treatment

S. Nimesha; C. Hewawasam; D. J. Jayasanka; Y. Murakami; N. Araki; N. Maharjan

Volume 8, Issue 1 , January 2022, , Pages 101-116

https://doi.org/10.22034/GJESM.2022.01.08

Abstract
  Natural waterways are contaminated due to industrialization, urbanization, population growth etc., degrading their quality. Contaminated waterways cause numerous health and environmental hazards. Therefore, it is imperative to remove contaminants. Coagulation is one of the efficient primary chemical ...  Read More

Environmental Engineering
Converting the cigarette butts into valuable products using the pyrolysis process

M. Hazbehiean; N. Mokhtarian; A. Hallajisani

Volume 8, Issue 1 , January 2022, , Pages 133-150

https://doi.org/10.22034/gjesm.2022.01.10

Abstract
  More than 5.5 trillion cigarettes are manufactured, and approximately 4.5 trillion cigarette butts are being scattered across the globe per year. These cigarette butts are considered as one of the most hazardous wastes and environmental threats in the world. Thermochemical techniques can be used to turn ...  Read More

Environmental Engineering
Application of amorphous zirconium (hydr)oxide/MgFe layered double hydroxides composite in fixed-bed column for phosphate removal from water

A. Nuryadin; T. Imai

Volume 7, Issue 4 , October 2021, , Pages 485-502

https://doi.org/10.22034/GJESM.2021.04.01

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Fixed-bed column has been considered an industrially feasible technique for phosphate removal from water. Besides the adsorption capacity, the effectiveness of an adsorbent is also determined by its reusability efficiency. In this study, phosphate removal by a synthesized amorphous ...  Read More