Fifth Conference on Urban Environment

Session 4

 Mitigation of Urban Heat Islands (parallel with session 3)
 Cochairs: Anthony Brazel, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ; Jay S. Golden, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ
1:30 PM4.1Tools for the Mitigation of the Urban Heat Island  
Harvey Bryan, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ; and V. Agarwal and P. S. Antia
1:45 PM4.2Rooftop “greening” as an option for microclimatic amelioration in a high-density building complex  extended abstract wrf recording
Paul W. Osmond, University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
2:00 PM4.3Experimental Study on the Measurement of Sensible Heat Flux at the Roof Surface Coated by High Reflectivity Paints  extended abstract wrf recording
Masakazu Moriyama, Kobe University, Kobe, Japan; and H. Takebayashi and S. Nogami
2:15 PM4.4Effect on CO2 Emissions of Building-Urban Area by Introducing Solar Reflective Paint  extended abstract wrf recording
Tomohiko Ihara, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan; and Y. Genchi, M. Matsuo, Y. Yoshida, and R. Matsuhashi
4.5Application of a Coupled Urban Surface Boundary Layer Model to Assess the Impact of Roof Albedo Increase on Low-level Temperature in Chicago  
E. S. Krayenhoff, University of Western Ontario, London, ON, Canada; and J. A. Voogt
2:30 PM4.6Comparison of energy impact of Heat Island Reduction Strategies between Tokyo and Houston  extended abstract wrf recording
Akira Urano, LBNL, Berkeley, CA; and H. Akbari
2:45 PM4.7Development of cool pavement with dark colored high albedo coating  extended abstract
Tsuyoshi Kinouchi, Public Works Research Institute, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan; and T. Yoshinaka, N. Fukae, and M. Kanda
3:00 PMCoffee Break  
3:30 PM4.8Study on the influence of sensible heat flux distribution on air temperature in the built-up area  extended abstract wrf recording
Hideki Takebayashi, Kobe University, Kobe, Japan; and M. Moriyama
4.9Mitigation of thermal stress by a large restoration of inner-city river (Cheong-Gye Stream in Seoul)  
Toshiaki Ichinose, Center for Global Environmental Research, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan; and T. Mikami, H. H. Um, and Y. Bai
3:45 PM4.10Urban geometry and electrical energy consumption in a tropical city  extended abstract wrf recording
Léa Cristina Lucas Souza, State University of São Paulo, Bauru, São Paulo, Brazil; and F. S. Pedrotti and F. T. Leme

Monday, 23 August 2004: 1:30 PM-4:30 PM

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