Fifth Conference on Urban Environment

Session 5

 the energy and water balance of cities (parallel with session 6)
 Chair: James A. Voogt, University of Western Ontario, London, ON Canada
8:30 AM5.1Characteristics of the urban thermodynamic island and the energy balance on Toulouse (France) during winter and spring periods of the CAPITOUL experiment  extended abstract wrf recording
Grégoire Pigeon, CNRM, CNRS-Météo France, Toulouse, France; and C. Augustin, D. Legain, V. Masson, and P. Durand
8:45 AM5.2The influence of housing density and urban design on the surface energy balance and local climates of Melbourne, Australia, and the impact of Melbourne's 2030's vision  extended abstract wrf recording
Andrew M. Coutts, Monash University, Melbourne, Vic., Australia; and J. Beringer, N. J. Tapper, and H. A. Cleugh
9:00 AM5.3Estimating urban landscape evapotranspiration  extended abstract wrf recording
Richard L. Snyder, University of California, Davis, CA; and S. Eching
9:15 AM5.4Field experiment on the oasis effect of urban areas using potted plants  extended abstract wrf recording
Aya Hagishima, Kyushu University, Kasuga-shi, Japan; and K. I. Narita and J. Tanimoto
9:30 AM5.5Sensitivity Testing of an Urban Surface Scheme Coupled to a 1-D Boundary Layer Model  extended abstract
E. S. Krayenhoff, University of Western Ontario, London, ON, Canada; and J. A. Voogt
9:45 AM5.6Interaction between urban climate and snow  
Annette Semadeni-Davies, Lund University, Lund, Sweden

Tuesday, 24 August 2004: 8:30 AM-10:00 AM

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