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Urban Climate Research Center

Urban Climate Research Center

Sustainable Urban Climates for Improved Quality of Life in Cities



2nd Annual UCRC Poster Event — 2019

2nd Annual UCRC Poster Event — 2019

We are excited to announce the call for abstracts for the 2nd annual UCRC Poster Competition on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 (3pm-5pm MST) at the Memorial Union, Alumni Lounge, Room #202. The intent of this poster competition is to showcase the breadth of work around issues of urban climate at ASU. This includes all social and physical science aspects of urban climate […]

Tony Brazel named Fellow of AAG!

Tony Brazel named Fellow of AAG!

We are happy to share the news that Emeritus Professor Anthony J. Brazel has been elected as a Fellow of the American Association of Geographers (AAG)! Brazel, a geographer and Urban Climate Research Center (UCRC) faculty affiliate has written more than 180 professional articles and reports on climate, many of which offer fundamental contributions to […]

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, […]