2019 Webinar Series Presentations
All webinar presentations will be provided below. In addition, they will be hosted on ResearchGate in addition to a detailed archive of relevant publications and literature for Passive Air Pollution Mitigation. It is recommended you visit ResearchGate for the most comprehensive inventory of background literature in the field.
Thursday 12th December: The Future of Passive Air Pollution Mitigation: Financing Cleaner and Greener Cities
Hosts: Prof. Max Zhang, Cornell University, USA
Co-Chairs: Prof. Max Zhang, Cornell University, USA, Dr Rich Baldauf, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, USA & Asst. Prof. John Gallagher, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland
The Economic and Air Quality Environmental Benefits of Urban Trees in Desert Regions
The Value of Clean Air in the Urban Environment
Financing of Green Infrastructure and Nature Based Solutions
Thursday 13th November The International Agenda for Urban Air Pollution and Mitigation
Host: Prof. Max Zhang, Cornell University, USA
Co-Chairs: Asst. Prof. John Gallagher, Trinity College Dublin & Prof. Max Zhang, Cornell University, USA
Impact of avenue-trees and hedge rows on traffic pollutant dispersion in (urban) street canyons
Roadside Barrier Dispersion Algorithm Development with Meteorological Wind Tunnel Support
Urban ventilation indices and their
applications to simple and complex geometries
Monday 21st October: The International Agenda for Urban Air Pollution and Mitigation
Host: Catriona Brady, World Green Building Council & Sandra Cavalieri, Climate & Clean Air Coalition
The ‘Air Quality in the Built Environment’ Campaign
BREATHELIFE: global platform to achieve WHO air quality guidelines by 2030 for our health & climate
Benefits for Health from Urban Green Spaces Strategy in Air Pollution Mitigation
Mainstreaming Air Quality and Climate Measures in Urban Development and Action Planning
Clean Air Outlook for Europe: Towards and Beyond Compliance
Monday 16th September: Air Pollution Mitigation Using Passive Techniques in the Built Environment
"Integrating Passive Controls in the Urban Environment Planning Process: Research & Practice"
"Using LISS to Enhance the Effecitve of Roadside GI in Improving Local Air Quality"
"The Potential for Green Infrastructure to Reduce Exposure to Air Pollution in Cities"
"Green Infrastructure, Urban Spaces, Ecosystem Services"
Thursday 27th June: Urban Design: Informing change through Advancements in Modelling
"Air Quality Modelling for Policy Support: An Efficient way to Explore Options for Urban Planning"
"Real-time Modeling of Traffic-related Air Pollution at Urban Scales"
"How CFD Modelling can Inform the Position of Green Infrastructure to Improve Air Quality in Urban Spaces"
Thursday 30th May: Green Infrastructure: Their Role in Air Pollution Abatement
"Exploring Green Infrastructure Air Quality Impacts as part of Sustainable Urban Design"
"Deposition and Dispersion – Interaction between Vegetation and Particle Air Pollution"
"The Role of Urban Trees in Mitigating Air Pollution"
Thursday 25th April: Barriers: Air Pollution Dispersion around Existing Infrastructure
"Passive Pollution Barriers: Hedges and Trees in Open-Roadside Environments"
"The Impact of Buildings and Roads on Dispersion of Vehicle Emissions: Models Informed by Experimental Findings”
"The Passive Control of Urban Air Pollution using Solid Barriers: After 10 Years of Research, Where do we Stand?"
Thursday 28th March: Delving into Passive Techniques for Air Pollution Mitigation
"The Impact of Passive Air Pollution Mitigation Measures in the Built Environment"
"Towards Optimizing the Designs of Transportation Green Infrastructure"