Research for a sustainable future
URBAN HEAT ISLAND AND LAND-USE PLANNING For more than the last century, humans have been increasingly migrating to urban centers to seek greater economic and social opportunity. These trends are projected to continue well into the next century at both the global and domestic scales. As the trend of urbanization continues, greater understanding of the … Continue reading Dissertation Research
Over the course of the hottest months of the year, sensors will be deployed around Durham County to measure in real time the urban heat island (UHI) signature. Information about the campaign, data, and educational web episodes related to the campaign will be uploaded here.
BASS CONNECTIONS LIT HOMES Over the course of the 2014-15 academic year, I was part of a unique experiential learning experience made possible through the Duke University Bass Connections Program in Energy. Together, my colleagues from across the university and I spent the year planning a one day summit that took place in late February. … Continue reading Other Projects & Affiliations