Conference Papers

Monday, September 21, 2009
Measurements
9:00 - 9:20 am Study on the Characteristics of Solar Radiation in the Geometrically Complex Urban Spaces by Using a Spectroradiometer Ashie, Y.
9:20 - 9:40 am Urban Heat Island and Human Heat-Stress Values During the July 2006 Portland, Oregon Heat Wave Bornstein, R.
9:40 - 10:00 am Continuous Moving Measurement Method for Thermal Environmental Distributions in Streets Nakao, M.
10:00 - 10:20 am Urban and Rural Temperature Trends in Proximity to Large U. S. Cities: 1951 - 2000 Stone, B.
10:40 - 11:00 am Evaluation Method of Heat Island Intensity for Coastal Urban Area Miyazaki, H.
11:00 - 11:20 am Climate Impacts of LCLU Changes on a Tropical Coastal Region Under a Changing Climate Gonzalez, J.E.
11:20 - 11:40 am Analytical Solution of Cold-air-drainage Flow Within and Above Forest Canopy Li, Y., Luo, Z.
Pavements
1:00 - 1:20 pm A Study on the Effectiveness of Heat Mitigating Pavement Coatings and Development of a Prediction Model for Air Temperatures in Singapore Ping, T.
1:20 - 1:40 pm Measurement of Optical Properties and Thermal Performance of Coloured Thin Layer Asphalt Samples and Evaluation of Their Impact on The Urban Environment Synnefa, A.
1:40 - 2:00 pm Hot Weather Comparative Heat Balances in Pervious Concrete and Impervious Concrete Pavement Systems Haselbach, L.
2:00 - 2:20 pm Evaporation Performance Analysis for Water Retentive Material Based on Outdoor Heat Budget and Transport Properties Kinoshita, S.
2:20 - 2:30 pm Reduction of Urban Heat Island Effect Through Harvest of Heat Energy from Asphalt Pavements Mallick, R.B.
Reflective Materials
2:50 - 3:10 pm Reduction of Reflected Heat of the Sun by Retroreflective Materials Sakai, H.
3:10 - 3:30 pm Method for Measuring Solar Reflectance of Retroreflective Materials Using Emitting-receiving Optical Fiber Iyota, H.
3:30 - 3:50 pm Thermochromic Energy Efficient Coatings for Buildings and Urban Structures Karlessi, T.
3:50 - 4:10 pm Evaluation of Solar Reflectance of Cool Materials by On-site Measurement and Its Aged Deterioration Kinoshita, S.
4:20 - 4:40 pm A Novel Technique for the Production of Cool Colored Roofing Materials Levinson, R.
4:40 - 5:00 pm CO2 Emissions Reduction by Solar Reflective Coating for Automobiles Ihara, T.
Tuesday, September 22, 2009
Design of Buildings
9:00 - 9:20 am Pedestrian Ventilation System: A Novel Approach to Mitigate Urban Heat Islands Mirzaei, P.A.
9:20 - 9:40 am An Experimental Study of Mitigating the Urban Heat Island Effect by Novel Applications of Bamboo as a Constructional Material Kandya, A.
10:00 - 10:20 am Effect of Evaporative Cooling Techniques by Spraying Mist Water on Energy Saving in Apartment House Narumi, D.
Vegetation
10:40 - 11:00 am Arbo-Structure: Ecomasterplanning the Road to Cool, Healthy Cities and Urban Islands McBride, D.
11:00 - 11:20 am Development of a Green Roof Environmental Monitoring and Meteorological Network in New York City Gaffin, S.R.
11:20 - 11:40 am SMUD Shade Tree and Cool Roof Programs: Case Study in Mitigating the Urban Heat Island Effects Sarkovich, M.
1:00 - 1:20 pm Field Measurement on Energy Budget of Isolated Plant Unit Yoshida, A.
1:20 - 1:40 pm Increasing Green Infrastructure in Compact Developments: Strategies for Providing Ecologically Beneficial Greenery in Modern Urban Built Environments Staley, D.C.
1:40 - 2:00 pm Urban Vegetation Effects on the Spatial Variability of Temperature in the City Center Nabeshima, M.
Modeling of Air
2:10 - 2:30 pm Development of Empirical Models for an Estate Level Air Temperature Prediction in Singapore Jusuf, S.
2:30 - 2:50 pm Study on a Simple Evaluation Method of Urban Heat Island Mitigation Technology Using Upper Air Data Takebayashi, H.
3:10 - 3:30 pm Analysis of Relationship Between Meteorological Conditions and Ground O3 Levels in Summer Over the Central Kanto Area Khiem, M.
3:30 - 3:50 pm Impacts of Urbanization vs. Global Warming in Southern California Coasts Lebassi, B.
3:50 - 4:10 pm Mesoscale and Meso-urban Meteorological and Photochemical Modeling of Heat Island Mitigation in California: Results and Regulatory Aspects Taha, H.
Urban Planning
4:20 - 4:40 pm The Mitigation of UHI Intensity by the Improvement of Land Use Plan in the Urban Central Area: Application to Osaka City, Japan Moriyama, M.
4:40 - 5:00 pm Urban Climatic Mapping in Hong Kong Ng, E.
Wednesday, September 23, 2009
Urban Planning
9:00 - 9:20 am A New Urban Planning Approach for Heat Island Study at the Community Scale Li, K.
9:20 - 9:40 am Effect of Policies for Building Low-Carbon Cities and Evaluating Them in Asia: From Mitigation Around Buildings Yoshida, Y.
9:40 - 10:00 am National Research Project on Kaze-no-michi for City Planning: Creation of Ventilation Paths of Cool Sea Breeze in Tokyo Kagiya, K.
Quality of Life and Health
10:40 - 11:00 am Quality of Life in Metropolitan Athens Using Satellite and Census Data: Comparison Between 1991 and 2001 Stathopoulou, M.
11:00 - 11:20 am Estimating Reduced Heat-attributable Mortality for an Urban Revegetation Project Mills, D.M.
Policies
11:20 - 11:40 am Promotion of Cool Roofs in the EU: The Cool Roofs Project Synnefa, A.
11:40 - 12:00 pm Policies Towards Greening, Permeability and Building Separation for Better City Planning in Hong Kong Ng, E.
12:00 - 12:20 pm Global Cooling: Policies to Cool the World and Offset Global Warming from CO2 Using Reflective Roofs and Pavements Akbari, H.