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Vivek Shandas

Vivek Shandas

Journal Articles

2018

Voelkel, J., D. Hellman, R. Sakuma and V. Shandas. 2018. Assessing Vulnerability to Urban Heat: A Study of Disproportionate Heat Exposure and Access to Refuge by Socio-Demographic Status in Portland, Oregon. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 15(4):. DOI: 10.3390/ijerph15040640. (link )

2016

Mikado, Y., V. Shandas, S. Ferwati and D. Sailor. 2016. Daytime variation of urban heat islands: The case study of Doha, Qatar. Climate 4(2):32. DOI: 10.3390/cli4020032. (link )

Voelkel, J., V. Shandas and B. Haggerty. 2016. Developing high-resolution descriptions of urban heat islands: A public health imperative. Preventing Chronic Disease 13:160099. DOI: 10.5888/pcd13.160099. (link )

2015

Shandas, V., R. Lehman, K. L. Larson, J. Bunn and H. Chang. 2015. Stressors and strategies for managing urban water security: Perspectives from the field. Water 7(12):6775-6787. (link )

2013

Gober, P., K. L. Larson, R. Quay, C. Polsky, H. Chang and V. Shandas. 2013. Why land planners and water managers don't talk to one another and why they should!. Society and Natural Resources 26(3):356-364. DOI: 10.1080/08941920.2012.713448. (link )

Larson, K. L., C. Polsky, P. Gober, H. Chang and V. Shandas. 2013. Vulnerability of water systems to the effects of climate change and urbanization: A comparison of Phoenix, Arizona and Portland, Oregon (USA). Environmental Management 52(1):179-195. DOI: 10.1007/s00267-013-0072-2. (link )

Book Chapters

2017

Shandas, V., A. van Diepen Haydat, J. Voelkel and M. Rao. 2017. Coproduction of resilience. In: Ninan, K. ed., Building a Climate Resilient Economy and Society: Challenges and Opportunities. Edward Elgar.

Posters

2017

Wahl, D. and V. Shandas. 2017. Historical narratives of extreme events. Poster presented at the 2nd Annual UREx SRN All Hands Meeting, New York, NY.

Presentations

2018

Verduzco, V. S., A. Robles-Morua, J. Sauer, Z. Hamstead, D. Bharatkumar, D. Wahl and V. Shandas. 2018. Spatial multi-criteria analysis of heat waves and flood risk using a SETS approach in Hermosillo, Sonora. Presentation at the 3rd Annual UREx All Hands Meeting, March 19-21, 2018, Arizona State University Tempe, AZ.

2017

Stone, T., M. Gray, C. Tucker and V. Shandas. 2017. Impact of extreme heat on transit riders: Vulnerability assessment in Portland, Oregon. Presentation at the Action Conference, Portland, OR.

2016

Shandas, V. 2016. Urban heat vulnerability analysis for Portland. Presentation at the Bureau of Planning and Sustainability, Portland, Oregon.

Blog Posts

2017

Wahl, D. and V. Shandas. 2017. Rethinking Cities as Vulnerable Ecosystems [Blog Post]. Retrieved from link