Poster Session 3 Poster Session 1: Extreme Heat

Tuesday, 8 January 2019: 4:00 PM-6:00 PM
Hall 4 (Phoenix Convention Center - West and North Buildings)
Host: 10th Conference on Environment and Health

Community Resilience in Maricopa County, Arizona, USA: The Analysis of Indoor Heat-Related Death and Urban Thermal Environment
Qunshan Zhao, Arizona State Univ., Tempe, AZ; and H. Fischer, W. Luo, P. Solis, and E. Wentz

Mapping Heat Vulnerability in Maricopa County, Arizona, with the HeatMappers Volunteer Science Program
Grace Valandra, Xavier College Preparatory, Phoenix, AZ; and H. Fischer, P. Solis, Q. Zhao, E. Wentz, and C. Higgins

ActivityLog−HeatMappers: A Novel Research Data Collection Tool for Logging Activities, Locations, and Environment Data
Ziqi Li, Arizona State Univ., Tempe, AZ; and Q. Zhao, H. Fischer, P. Solis, and E. Wentz

Handout (1.4 MB)

Impact of Trees on Urban Canyon Microclimate
Samuel Meltzer, Arizona State Univ., Tempe, AZ; and M. Georgescu, A. M. Broadbent, J. Vanos, and A. Middel

Impacts of Urban Tree Canopy and Water Features on the Thermal Environment
Lolya Alix McWest, Rutgers, The State Univ. of New Jersey, New Brunswick, NJ; and A. M. Broadbent, J. Vanos, M. Georgescu, and A. Middel

Developing Utility Assistance Community Resilience Networks in Maricopa County
Wei Luo, Arizona State Univ., Tempe, AZ; and Q. Zhao, H. Fischer, P. Solis, and E. Wentz

Utilizing NASA Earth Observations to Assess Urban Heat Island Reduction Strategies in Washoe County, Nevada
John Dialesandro, NASA DEVELOP Program−SSAI, Tempe, AZ; and M. Heck, J. Heslin, C. Lin, L. E. Watkins, D. M. Hondula, D. M. Hondula, and D. M. Hondula

Effects of Climate Change on Seasonal Morbidity and Mortality of Respiratory Diseases in Germany
Andreas Matzarakis, DWD, Freiburg, Germany; and I. Schlegel, S. Muthers, and H. G. Mücke

Reducing Heat Risks through Large Urban Parks: Direct and Indirect Benefits from a Tropical Case Study
Winston T. L. Chow, National Univ. of Singapore, Singapore, Singapore; and R. Oh, C. Kho, and S. L. Heng

Validation of North American Land Data Assimilation System Phase 2 (NLDAS-2) Air Temperature Forcing and Downscaled Data with New York State Station Observations
Maurice G. Estes Jr., Univ. of Alabama in Huntsville, Huntsville, AL; and T. Insaf, W. L. Crosson, M. Z. Al-Hamdan, and S. Johnson

Analysis of Temporal Changes in Years-of-Life-Lost Due to Heat in Urban Population of the Czech Republic
Aleš Urban, Institute of Atmospheric Physics, Academy of Science of the Czech Republic, Prague, Czech Republic; and H. Hanzlíková, J. Kysely, E. Plavcová, and P. Štěpánek

Analysis of the Urban Heat Island Effect on Land Surface Temperature in Richmond, VA
Matthew Hilding, The Univ. of Texas at El Paso, El Paso, TX; and H. M. Jones and M. Velez-Reyes

The Development and Potential Benefits of an Apparent Temperature Climatology
Lance Wood, NOAA, Dickinson, TX; and M. Keehn and S. Randall

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