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Sustainable Urban Climates for Improved Quality of Life in Cities



New UCRC Publication in Nature Climate Change

New UCRC Publication in Nature Climate Change

A team of researchers from ASU’s Urban Climate Research Center recently published a high-profile article exploring the potential for mitigation strategies to affect urban air temperatures in the context of ongoing urban expansion and climate change. The paper: “Diurnal interaction between urban expansion, climate change and adaptation in US cities,” by Scott Krayenhoff, Mohamed Moustaoui, […]

Award Winning Presentations at ICUC-10/14th Urban Symposium

Award Winning Presentations at ICUC-10/14th Urban Symposium

Congratulations to Peter Crank (School of Geographical Sciences and Urban Planning) and Saud Al Khaled (Design School) and many other students, postdocs, and faculty for representing ASU and the Urban Climate Research Center so well at the joint 10th International Conference on Urban Climate (ICUC-10) and  14th AMS Symposium on the Urban Environment held in […]

Jannik Heusinger gives first SGSUP Colloquium of year

Jannik Heusinger gives first SGSUP Colloquium of year

Detecting, mitigating, and adapting to localized heat and cold in cities Tuesday, August 28, 3:00-4:30 p.m. Location: COOR 5536 For the first colloquium of the 2018-2019 school year, we are excited to welcome Jannik Heusinger as our first speaker. A postdoctoral researcher with the Urban Climate Research Center, Jannik’s work focuses on urban heat mitigation […]