C12.04 Climatology

Session: Urban Climates 2

Chairpersons: Hadas Saaroni, Krzysztof Fortuniak

Mitigating urban heat and human health vulnerability through technology and water-sensitive urban design in Australian cities         

Nigel Tapper, Monash University


Possibilities of climate conscious rainwater management on the example of a Central-European city (Szeged, Hungary)       

Ágnes Gulyás (1), Lilla Berkes (1), Károly Fiala (2)

(1) Department of Climatology and Landscape Ecology, University of Szeged

(2) Department of Water Management and Hydrological Monitoring, Directorate for Water Management of Lower Tisza District


Reduced urban heat island intensity in Tokyo induced by the energy savings in 2011 after the Fukushima nuke crisis           

Takehiko Mikami (1), Hiroaki Yamato (2), Wataru Morishima (3), Ikumi Akasaka (4)

(1) Department of Geography, Tokyo University

(2) Chuo University

(3) Department of Geography, Nihon University

(4) Department of Geography, Senshu University


Geographical aspects of emissions into ambient air from local heating units: A municipal level case study for Moravia, Czech Republic      

Martin Jurek, Department of Geography, Palacky University Olomouc