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Tony Brazel Awarded Jeffrey Cook Prize!

Tony Brazel Awarded Jeffrey Cook Prize!

Tony Brazel has been awarded the 2017 Jeffrey Cook Prize for Desert Architecture. This prize, sponsored by the Jeffrey Cook Foundation, was awarded at Ben-Gurion University during the workshop on “The challenges of climate responsive architecture in hotter and drier cities”, March 8-9, 2017. The Cook Prize for Desert Architecture is named after the late Prof. Jeffrey Cook, who […]

Featured Research – Chester

Featured Research – Chester

A Simulation Platform to Enhance Infrastructure and Community Resilience to Extreme Heat Events:  This summer Mikhail Chester and ASU colleagues Ariane Middel, David Hondula, along with David Eisenman of UCLA were awarded a new research grant from the National Science Foundation to develop a simulation platform to enhance infrastructure and community resilience to extreme heat […]

Harvey Miller to give Comeaux Lecture, March 14

Harvey Miller to give Comeaux Lecture, March 14

16th Annual Malcolm Comeaux Lecture: Harvey Miller Tuesday, March 14 at 5pm Big Data for Healthy Places: Building Healthier Environments through Opportunistic GIScience Harvey Miller, DIrector of the Center for Urban and Regional Analysis at The Ohio State University will give the 16th Annual Malcolm Comeaux Lecture, sponsored by the School of Geographical Sciences and […]