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UCRC 2018 Poster Event Award Winners

UCRC 2018 Poster Event Award Winners

UCRC POSTER EVENT 2018 The UCRC recently hosted its inaugural Poster Event, April 3rd, at the MU. Five ASU schools were represented along with 2 collaborating institutions: University of Southern California & Georgia Tech providing a total of 22 posters. Judging was completed late last week and all award winners were notified early this week. […]

Qunshan Zhao wins Nystrom Award!

Qunshan Zhao wins Nystrom Award!

At the Annual Meeting of the American Association of Geographers (AAG) in New Orleans, ASU’s Qunshan Zhao was awarded the prestigious AAG J. Warren Nystrom Award “for his 2017 dissertation: Impact of tree locations and arrangements on outdoor microclimates and human thermal comfort in an urban residential environment”.   Dr. Zhao’s work was performed under […]

Research Highlight: Dave Sailor receives Best Paper and Editor’s Choice Awards from Building and Environment

Research Highlight: Dave Sailor receives Best Paper and Editor’s Choice Awards from Building and Environment

The Editors of the Elsevier journal Building and Environment (Impact Factor 4.1) have announced their Editor’s Choice Awards. The journal’s Editors selected 9 articles that best represent the aims and the scope of this international publication, covering the main topics. The Journal is focused on new knowledge, rigorously verified with measurement and analysis, related to […]