Articles | Volume 11, issue 6
Model description paper
14 Jun 2018
Model description paper |  | 14 Jun 2018

VEIN v0.2.2: an R package for bottom–up vehicular emissions inventories

Sergio Ibarra-Espinosa, Rita Ynoue, Shane O'Sullivan, Edzer Pebesma, María de Fátima Andrade, and Mauricio Osses

Data sets

vein: Vehicular Emissions Inventories, R package version 0.2.2-25 S. Ibarra-Espinosa

ibarraespinosa/vein: VEIN v0.2.2 (Version v0.2.2) S. Ibarra-Espinosa and E. Pebesma

Short summary
An emissions inventory is a compilation of the mass of pollutants released by different sources. The quantification of vehicular emissions is difficult because these sources are in movement across streets. Also, emissions processes are multiple and complex. In this paper, we present an open-source software for calculating spatial vehicular emissions, including exhaust, evaporation and wear, named VEIN. The software is an R package available at