89th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting

Session 1: Urban Heat Islands - Part II

Tuesday, 13 January 2009: 8:30 AM-9:45 AM
Room 124B (Phoenix Convention Center)
Chair:  Anthony Brazel, Arizona State Univ.
  8:30 AM
  8:45 AM
1.1 has been moved. New paper number J12.4A (8Urban/Oke)

  8:45 AM
Using UrbaNet data to quantify the nocturnal heat islands of US cities
Mark Hoekzema, Earth Networks, Germantown, MD; and B. B. Hicks

  9:00 AM
  9:15 AM
Urban heat island effect of large Central European cities using satellite measurements of surface temperature
Rita Pongrácz, Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest, Hungary; and J. Bartholy, Z. Dezső, and E. Lelovics

Poster PDF (241.2 kB)
The Relation between land-cover and the Urban Heat Island in Northeastern Puerto Rico

  9:45 AM
Observed characteristics of the urban heat island during the harmattan and monsoon in Akure, Nigeria
Ahmed Balogun, Univ. of Leeds, Leeds, United Kingdom; and I. A. Balogun, A. A. Abatan, and E. A. Adefisan