Eighth Symposium on the Urban Environment

Session 4

 Biometeorology and Public Health In Urban Areas
 Chair: Gordon M. Heisler, USDA Forest Service, Syracuse, NY
10:30 AM4.1Human thermal comfort in summer in different urban quarters of a mid-size central European city (Freiburg, Germany)  extended abstract wrf recording
Helmut Mayer, Meteorological Institute, Albert-Ludwigs-University, Freiburg, , Germany; and J. Holst and F. Imbery
10:45 AM4.2Physiologically equivalent temperature and climate change in Freiburg  extended abstract
Andreas Matzarakis, University of Freiburg, Freiburg, , Germany; and C. Endler
11:00 AM4.3Urban climate and human heat-stress values during the July 2006 Portland, Oregon heat wave   wrf recording
Andrew Melford, San Joe State University, San Jose, CA; and R. Bornstein
11:15 AM4.4Analysis of daily climate-suicide relationships in Mississippi   wrf recording
P. Grady Dixon, Mississippi State University, Mississippi State, MS; and D. M. Brommer
11:30 AM4.5Reconstruction of the airborne emissions by inverse dispersion modelling and generation of synthetic emission data by a Monte Carlo model   wrf recording
Gunther Schauberger, University of Veterinary Medicine Vienna, Vienna, Austria; and M. Piringer, E. Petz, W. Knauder, and K. Baumann-Stanzer
11:45 AM4.6Heat waves, urban heat stress and mortality: a satellite surveillance system  
Benedicte Dousset, Univ. of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI; and F. Gourmelon, E. Giraudet, K. Laaidi, K. Zeghnoun, and P. Bretin

Wednesday, 14 January 2009: 10:30 AM-12:00 PM, Room 124B

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