Project Output

The MAQ group is quite active with presentations and papers; not all papers listed here are work exclusively funded by this NLeSC project. However, most of the results central to Summer in the City are still being analyzed and written down.

Papers

  • Koopmans, S., N.E. Theeuwes, G.J. Steeneveld, A.A.M. Holtslag, 2015: Modelling the influence of urbanization on the temperature record of weather station De Bilt (Netherlands) in the 20th century, Int. J. Climatol. 35, 1732–1748.

  • Molenaar, R.E., B.G. Heusinkveld, G.J. Steeneveld, 2015: Projection of rural and urban human thermal comfort in the Netherlands for 2050, Int. J. Climatol., in press

  • Theeuwes,N.E., G.J. Steeneveld, R.J. Ronda, M.W. Rotach, A.A.M. Holtslag, 2015: Cool city mornings by urban heat, Env. Res. Lett., 10, 114022.

  • Summer in the City: Forecasting and Mapping Human Thermal Comfort in Urban Areas Attema, J.J. and Heusinkveld, B.G. and Ronda, R.J. and Steeneveld, G.J. and Holtslag, A.A.M. IEEE 11th International Conference on e-Science (2015) doi:10.1109/eScience.2015.21

  • Overeem, A., J.C.R. Robinson, H. Leijnse, G.J. Steeneveld, B.K.P. Horn, R. Uijlenhoet, 2013: Crowdsourcing urban air temperatures from smartphone battery temperatures, Geophys. Res. Lett., 40, 4081–4085, doi:10.1002/grl.50786.

  • Overeem, A.; Robinson, J.C.R.; Leijnse, H.; Steeneveld, G.J.; Horn, B.K.P.; Uijlenhoet, R., 2014: Stadstemperatuur in beeld met smartphones, Meteorologica, vol 23 (3), 16 - 18.

Concerence Presentations

  • Mapping high-resolution urban morphology for urban heat island studies and weather forecasting at intra-urban scale Attema, J. ; Ronda, R.J. ; Steeneveld, G.J. ; Heusinkveld, B.G. ; Holtslag, A.A.M. (2015) In: 9th International Conference on Urban Climate/ 12th Symposium on the Urban Environment, Int. Association of Urban Climate, American Meteorological Soc..

  • Innovative observations and analysis of human thermal comfort in Amsterdam Heusinkveld, B.G. ; Steeneveld, G.J. ; Ronda, R.J. ; Attema, J. ; Holtslag, A.A.M. (2015) In: 9th International Conference on Urban Climate/ 12th Symposium on the Urban Environment, Int. Association of Urban Climate, American Meteorological Soc.,

  • Projection of the rural and urban human thermal comfort in the Netherlands for 2050 Molenaar, R. ; Heusinkveld, B.G. ; Steeneveld, G.J. (2015) In: Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Urban Climate/ 12th Symposium on the Urban Environment.

  • Air temperature retrieval from crowd-sourced smartphone battery temperatures for Dutch cities and its application in mesoscale model validation Overeem, A. ; Robinson, J. ; Leijnse, H. ; Uijlenhoet, R. ; Steeneveld, G.J. ; Horn, B.K.P. (2015) In: 9th International Conference on Urban Climate/ 12th Symposium on the Urban Environment, 2015, Int. Association of Urban Climate, American Meteorological Soc.

  • Urban air temperature estimation from smartphone battery temperatures Pape, J.J. ; Overeem, A. ; Leijnse, H. ; Robinson, J. ; Steeneveld, G.J. ; Horn, B.K.P. ; Uijlenhoet, R. (2015) In: 15th EMS Annual Meeting & 12th European Conference on Applications of Meteorology (ECAM).

  • Scaling the maximum Urban Heat Island for mid-latitude cities Pietersen-Theeuwes, N.E. ; Steeneveld, G.J. ; Ronda, R.J. ; Holtslag, A.A.M. (2015) In: 15th EMS Annual Meeting & 12th European Conference on Applications of Meteorology (ECAM),

  • A Breath of Fresh Air in Urban Heat Island Studies Pietersen-Theeuwes, N.E. ; Steeneveld, G.J. ; Ronda, R.J. ; Holtslag, A.A.M. (2015) In: 9th International Conference on Urban Climate/ 12th Symposium on the Urban Environment, Int. Association of Urban Climate, American Meteorological Soc.

  • Validation of a high Resolution forecast modelling system against detailed mean flow and turbulence observations and state-of-the-art LES model simulations Ronda, R.J. ; Attema, J. ; Vilà-Guerau De Arellano, J. ; Steeneveld, G.J. ; Holtslag, A.A.M. (2015) In: 15th EMS Annual Meeting & 12th European Conference on Applications of Meteorology (ECAM).

  • Summer in the city - High Resolution Modelling and Validation of Urban Weather for Amsterdam; Ronda, R.J. ; Steeneveld, G.J. ; Attema, J. ; Heusinkveld, B.G. ; Holtslag, A.A.M. (2015) In: Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Urban Climate/ 12th Symposium on the Urban Environment,

  • Overeem, A.; Robinson, J.; Leijnse, H.; Uijlenhoet, R.; Steeneveld, G.J.; Horn, B. van den, 2014: Air temperature retrieval from crowd-sourced smartphone battery temperatures for Dutch cities and its application in mesoscale model validation. 14th EMS Annual Meeting & 10th ECAC, Prague, Czech Republic, 2014-10-06/ 2014-10-10 (http://meetingorganizer.copernicus.org/EMS2014/EMS2014-504.pdf).

  • Ronda, R.J.; Steeneveld, G.J.; Attema, J.; Heusinkveld, B.G.; Holtslag, A.A.M. Summer in the city- High Resolution Modelling and Validation of Urban Weather and Human Thermal Comfort. 14th EMS Annual Meeting & 10th ECAC, Prague, Czech Republic, 2014-10-06/ 2014-10-10 (http://meetingorganizer.copernicus.org/EMS2014/EMS2014-587.pdf).

  • Bert G. Heusinkveld, Gert-Jan Steeneveld, Reinder J. Ronda, Jisk J. Attema, and Albert A.M. Holtslag, 2014: Spatial variation of human thermal comfort and impact of mean radiant temperature during a heat-wave in the town of Wageningen, The Netherlands, 14th EMS Annual Meeting & 10th ECAC, Prague, Czech Republic, 2014-10-06/ 2014-10-10 (http://meetingorganizer.copernicus.org/EMS2014/EMS2014-580.pdf)

  • Holtslag, A.A.M. , Ronda, R.J. , Steeneveld, G.J. , Heusinkveld, B.G. , Harst, M. van der, 2014: Summer in the City—Forecasting and Mapping Human Thermal Comfort in Urban Areas In: 11th Symposium on the Urban Environment, 2-6 Feb, 2014, American Meteorological Soc., Atlanta, USA.

  • Heusinkveld, B.G. , Steeneveld, G.J. , Ronda, R.J. , Klemm, W. , Holtslag, A.A.M. (2014): Human thermal comfort during a heat-wave in the town of Wageningen, The Netherlands In: 11th Symposium on the Urban Environment, 2-6 Feb, 2014, American Meteorological Soc., Atlanta, USA.

  • Steeneveld, G.J., B.G. Heusinkveld, R. J. Ronda, J. Attema, M. V. D. Harst, and A. A. M. Holtslag, 2014: Summer in the city - Forecasting and Mapping Human Thermal Comfort in Urban Areas, Source: 21st Symposium on Boundary Layers and Turbulence, 9-13 June, 2014, American Meteorological Soc., Leeds, UK