2002 Annual

Session 6: Applications in Health, Agriculture, and Forestry

Thursday, 17 January 2002: 8:30 AM-1:30 PM
Organizer:  Nick Keener, Duke Energy
  8:45 AM
Modeling inactivation of B. anthracis by ultraviolet radiation, part I: data and analysis
Stephanie L. Seely, ENSCO Inc., Melbourne, FL; and J. M. Shuford


Poster PDF (550.8 kB)
  9:00 AM
Modeling the inactivation of B. anthracis by ultraviolet radiation, Part III: SLAM transport model case studies

  9:15 AM
  9:30 AM
The effect of regional climate variability on outbreak of epidemics of bartonellosis in Peru
Jiayu Zhou, Univ. of Maryland, Baltimore County, Baltimore, MD; and W. K. -. M. Lau, L. W. Laughlin, P. M. Masuoka, R. C. Andre, and J. Chamberlain

Poster PDF (478.1 kB)
  9:45 AM
A comparison of the Stedman's Heat Index and the WBGT Index
Steven D. Hacker, U.S. Naval Academy, Annapolis, MD; and D. R. Smith

Poster PDF (22.1 kB)
  10:00 AM
Clinical trials for a new Canadian wind chill program
Pierre Tourigny, MSC, Toronto, ON, Canada; and J. Shaykewich

Poster PDF (23.7 kB)
  10:15 AM
The linkage of regional climate models to crop models
Deborah E. Hanley, COAPS, Florida State Univ., Tallahassee, FL; and S. Jagtap, T. E. LaRow, J. W. Jones, S. Cocke, D. Zierden, and J. J. O'Brien

Poster PDF (162.0 kB)
  11:00 AM
Monitoring the effects of extreme climate disturbances on forest health in the northeast U.S
Allan N. D. Auclair, RAND Environment, Arlington, VA; and W. E. Heilman and P. Busalacchi


Poster PDF (170.7 kB)
  11:15 AM
Climate conditions favoring the maintenance of the central U.S. tall grass prairie
Kenneth E. Kunkel, ISWS, Champaign, IL; and S. A. Changnon

  12:00 PM
Lunch Break

  11:30 AM
Coffee Break in Poster Session Room