15th Conf on Biometeorology and Aerobiology and the 16th International Congress of Biometeorology

Poster Session 1: Poster Session: Human Biometeorology

Monday, 28 October 2002: 1:00 PM-2:00 PM
Validation of site-specific estimation of weather variables in the upper Midwest and application to disease risk assessment
Stephen N. Wegulo, Iowa State University, Ames, IA; and M. L. Gleason, K. S. Kim, and S. E. Taylor

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Seasonal differences of physiological responses during the combined conditions of heat and noise
Kazuo Nagano, Kyushu Institute of Design, Fukuoka, Japan; and T. Horikoshi and K. Hashimoto

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Site evaluation for human comfort with an energy budget model
Gordon M. Heisler, USDA, Syracuse, NY; and Y. Wang

Spatial variability and dynamic changes in air temperature distribution within different subway stations
Andreas Pflitsch, Ruhr-University Bochum, Bochum, Germany; and M. Brüne and H. Küsel

Heat Waves of Northern Mexico
Ernesto Jauregui, National University Mexico, University City, Mexico

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The influence of meteorological parameters on the asthmatic attacks in children
Ksenija Zaninovic, Meteorological and Hydrological Service of Croatia, Zagreb, Croatia

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The influence of weather and climate on infectious diseases. An investigation in the Aveiro region
Mario A.R. Talaia, ORA, Aveiro, Portugal; and M. D. Manso Orgaz, A. A. Vieira da Cruz, and M. A. C. Saraiva

TRMM Rainfall Products and Tools for Tropical Infectious Disease Studies
Zhong Liu, George Mason University/CEOSR and NASA/GSFC/DAAC, Greenbelt, MD; and L. Chiu, W. Teng, H. Rui, and G. Serafino


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Morbidity in the baixo Vouga Aveiro
M D Manso Orgaz, USRA, Aveiro, Portugal; and O. S. Pinho and M. Talaia

A Study of the Thermal Comfort of College Students for a Year
Jin Ishii, Kure National College of Technology, Kure, Hiroshima, Japan

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Concept for a simple Climate Tourism Index including precipitation
Andreas Matzarakis, University of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany; and B. Moya

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Influencing factors and character of the thermal impact/stress in different subway systems
Andreas Pflitsch, Ruhr University, Bochum, Germany; and C. Storz

Second outlines of a proposition for an international web-research- and web-community-project in weather sensitivity
Heinz Kersebom, www.medizinmeteorologie.de, Bremen, Germany


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Extreme Flood Event in Camiguin, Philippines
Ninio A. Relox, Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration, Quezon City, Philippines; and R. Z. Quinto

Day of the Week and Myocardial Infarct Death in Canada and Australia in the 1980's
David B. Frost, Concordia University, Montreal, QC, Canada

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Magdalena Kuchcik, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, Poland


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Skin Temperature, Heat Loss And Thermal Resistance Of The Cheek During Exposure To Cold Winds
Michel B. Ducharme, Defence Research and Development Canada, Toronto, ON, Canada; and D. Brajkovic, R. Osczevski, and P. Tikuisis