NSF Grant Awarded: Study aims to protect cities from intensifying heat

Challenges are on the horizon for urban areas facing expectations of higher temperatures in the future. The situation could be particularly acute in the arid climate of the Southwest, where urban heat is already trending upward.

Dr. Stephanie Pincetl, together with Dr. Mikhail Chester, and Dr. David Eisenman were awarded an NSF grant to help cities take steps to lessen the impact of rising temperatures. To read a full press release, click here.