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2021 Publications

Anderegg, W. R. L., Abatzoglou, J. T., Anderegg, L. D. L., Bielory, L., Kinney, P. L., & Ziska, L. (2021). Anthropogenic climate change is worsening North American pollen seasons. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 118(7).

Chen, X., Wang, H., Horton, R., & DeFlorio, J. (2021). Life-cycle assessment of climate change impact on time-dependent carbon-footprint of asphalt pavement. Transportation Research Part D: Transport and Environment, 91, 102697.

deSouza, P., & Kinney, P. L. (2021). On the distribution of low-cost PM2.5 sensors in the US: demographic and air quality associations. Journal of Exposure Science & Environmental Epidemiology, 31(3), 514–524.

Gorris, M. E., Neumann, J. E., Kinney, P. L., Sheahan, M., & Sarofim, M. C. (2021). Economic Valuation of Coccidioidomycosis (Valley Fever) Projections in the United States in Response to Climate Change. Weather, Climate, and Society, 13(1), 107–123.

Kinney, P. L. (2021). How Can We Solve Our Air Quality Problem in the Face of Climate Change? JAMA Network Open, 4(1), e2035010.

Kyrkjebo, N., Parris, A., Barnes, J., Azaroff, I., Balk, D., Baptista, A. I., Braneon, C., Calabrese, W., Codrington, T., Colon, J., Gandhi, F., George, M., Groffman, P., Gundlach, J., Carr, R. H., Holt, N., Horton, R., Jahangir, A., Ken-Opurum, B., … Wagner, G. (2021). Rapid Research and Assessment on COVID-19 and Climate in New York City. Journal of Extreme Events, 2150010.

Raifman, M., Lambert, K. F., Levy, J. I., & Kinney, P. L. (2021). Mortality Implications of Increased Active Mobility for a Proposed Regional Transportation Emission Cap-and-Invest Program. Journal of Urban Health: Bulletin of the New York Academy of Medicine, 98(3), 315–327.

Siddique, R., Mejia, A., Mizukami, N., & Palmer, R. N. (2021). Impacts of Global Warming of 1.5, 2.0 and 3.0 °C on Hydrologic Regimes in the Northeastern U.S. Climate, 9(1), 9.

Siddique, R., & Palmer, R. (2021). Climate Change Impacts on Local Flood Risks in the U.S. Northeast: A Case Study on the Connecticut and Merrimack River Basins. JAWRA Journal of the American Water Resources Association, 57(1), 75–95.

Smalls-Mantey, L., & Montalto, F. (2021). The seasonal microclimate trends of a large scale extensive green roof. Building and Environment, 197, 107792.

Solecki, W., Delgado Ramos, G. C., Roberts, D., Rosenzweig, C., & Walsh, B. (2021). Accelerating climate research and action in cities through advanced science-policy-practice partnerships. Npj Urban Sustainability, 1(1), 3.

Solecki, W., & Friedman, E. (2021). At the Water’s Edge: Coastal Settlement, Transformative Adaptation, and Well-Being in an Era of Dynamic Climate Risk. Annual Review of Public Health, 42(1), 211–232.

Strauss, B. H., Orton, P. M., Bittermann, K., Buchanan, M. K., Gilford, D. M., Kopp, R. E., Kulp, S., Massey, C., Moel, H. de, & Vinogradov, S. (2021). Economic damages from Hurricane Sandy attributable to sea level rise caused by anthropogenic climate change. Nature Communications, 12(1), 2720.

Teitelbaum, C. S., Sirén, A. P. K., Coffel, E., Foster, J. R., Frair, J. L., Hinton, J. W., Horton, R. M., Kramer, D. W., Lesk, C., Raymond, C., Wattles, D. W., Zeller, K. A., & Morelli, T. L. (2021). Habitat use as indicator of adaptive capacity to climate change. Diversity and Distributions, 27(4), 655–667.

Watts, N., Amann, M., Arnell, N., Ayeb-Karlsson, S., Beagley, J., Belesova, K., Boykoff, M., Byass, P., Cai, W., Campbell-Lendrum, D., Capstick, S., Chambers, J., Coleman, S., Dalin, C., Daly, M., Dasandi, N., Dasgupta, S., Davies, M., Di Napoli, C., … Costello, A. (2021). The 2020 report of The Lancet Countdown on health and climate change: responding to converging crises. Lancet (London, England), 397(10269), 129–170.

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2020 Publications

Zhang, W., Kinney, P. L., Rich, D. Q., Sheridan, S. C., Romeiko, X. X., Dong, G., Stern, E. K., Du, Z., Xiao, J., Lawrence, W. R., Lin, Z., Hao, Y., & Lin, S. (2020). How community vulnerability factors jointly affect multiple health outcomes after catastrophic storms. Environment International, 134, 105285.

Lorie, M., Neumann, J. E., Sarofim, M. C., Jones, R., Horton, R. M., Kopp, R. E., Fant, C., Wobus, C., Martinich, J., O’Grady, M., & Gentile, L. E. (2020). Modeling coastal flood risk and adaptation response under future climate conditions. Climate Risk Management, 29, 100233.

Nirajan, D., & Palmer, R. N. (2020). Changing river flood timing the Northeastern and Upper Midwest United States: Weakening of seasonality over time? Water, 12(2).

Alizadehtazi, B., Gurian, P. L., & Montalto, F. A. (2020). Impact of successive rainfall events on the dynamic relationship between vegetation canopies, infiltration, and recharge in engineered urban green infrastructure systems. Ecohydrology, 13(2).

Zhang, F., Orton, P. M., Madajewicz, M., Jagupilla, S. C. K., & Bakhtyar, R. (2020). Mortality during Hurricane Sandy: the effects of waterfront flood protection on Staten Island, New York. Natural Hazards, 103(1), 57–85.

Burger, M., Wentz, J., & Horton, R. M. (2020). The Law and Science of Climate Change Attribution. Columbia Journal of Environmental Law, Vol. 45 No. 1 (2020): Volume 45.1.

Alizadehtazi, B., Gurian, P. L., & Montalto, F. A. (2020). Observed variability in soil moisture in engineered urban green infrastructure systems and linkages to ecosystem services. Journal of Hydrology, 590, 125381.

Anenberg, S. C., Haines, S., Wang, E., Nassikas, N., & Kinney, P. L. (2020). Synergistic health effects of air pollution, temperature, and pollen exposure: a systematic review of epidemiological evidence. Environmental Health: A Global Access Science Source, 19(1), 130.

Barnston, A. G., Lyon, B., Coffel, E. D., & Horton, R. M. (2020). Daily Autocorrelation and Mean Temperature/Moisture Rise as Determining Factors for Future Heat-Wave Patterns in the United States. Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology, 59(10), 1735–1754.

Chen, Z., Orton, P., & Wahl, T. (2020). Storm Surge Barrier Protection in an Era of Accelerating Sea-Level Rise: Quantifying Closure Frequency, Duration and Trapped River Flooding. Journal of Marine Science and Engineering, 8(9), 725.

Gornitz, V., Oppenheimer, M., Kopp, R., Horton, R., Orton, P., Rosenzweig, C., Solecki, W., & Patrick, L. (2020). Enhancing New York City’s resilience to sea level rise and increased coastal flooding. Urban Climate, 33, 100654.

He, C., He, L., Zhang, Y., Kinney, P. L., & Ma, W. (2020). Potential impacts of cool and green roofs on temperature-related mortality in the Greater Boston region. Environmental Research Letters, 15(9), 094042.

Kinney, P. L. (2020). From Air Pollution to the Climate Crisis: Leaving the Comfort Zone. Daedalus, 149(4), 108–117.

Kornhuber, K., Coumou, D., Vogel, E., Lesk, C., Donges, J. F., Lehmann, J., & Horton, R. M. (2020). Amplified Rossby waves enhance risk of concurrent heatwaves in major breadbasket regions. Nature Climate Change, 10(1), 48–53.

Lesk, C., Coffel, E., & Horton, R. (2020). Net benefits to US soy and maize yields from intensifying hourly rainfall. Nature Climate Change, 10(9), 819–822.

Madajewicz, M. (2020). Who is vulnerable and who is resilient to coastal flooding? Lessons from Hurricane Sandy in New York City. Climatic Change, 163(4), 2029–2053.

Orton, P. M., Sanderson, E. W., Talke, S. A., Giampieri, M., & MacManus, K. (2020). Storm tide amplification and habitat changes due to urbanization of a lagoonal estuary. Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences, 20(9), 2415–2432.

Raymond, C., Horton, R., Zscheischler, J., Martius, O., AghaKouchak, A., Balch, J., Bowen, S. G., Camargo, S. J., Hess, J., Kornhuber, K., Oppenheimer, M., Ruane, A. C., Wahl, T., & White, K. (2020). Understanding and managing connected extreme events. Nature Climate Change, 10(7), 611–621.

Shevade, L. J., Lo, L. J., & Montalto, F. A. (2020). Numerical 3D Model Development and Validation of Curb-Cut Inlet for Efficiency Prediction. Water, 12(6), 1791.

Siddique, R., Karmalkar, A., Sun, F., & Palmer, R. (2020). Hydrological extremes across the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in a changing climate. Journal of Hydrology: Regional Studies, 32, 100733.

Solecki, W., & Rosenzweig, C. (2020). Indicators and monitoring systems for urban climate resiliency. Climatic Change, 163(4), 1815–1837.

Wilbanks, T. J., Zimmerman, R., Julius, S., Kirshen, P., Smith, J. B., Moss, R., Solecki, W., Ruth, M., Conrad, S., Fernandez, S. J., Matthews, M. S., Savonis, M. J., Scarlett, L., Schwartz, H. G., & Toole, G. L. (2020). Toward indicators of the performance of US infrastructures under climate change risks. Climatic Change, 163(4), 1795–1813.

Wong, S. M., & Montalto, F. A. (2020). Exploring the Long‐Term Economic and Social Impact of Green Infrastructure in New York City. Water Resources Research, 56(11).

Wong, S. M., Gurian, P., Daley, J., Bostrom, H., Matsil, M., & Montalto, F. A. (2020). A preliminary assessment of coastal GI’s role during Hurricane Sandy: a case study of three communities. Urban Water Journal, 17(4), 356–367.

Zscheischler, J., Martius, O., Westra, S., Bevacqua, E., Raymond, C., Horton, R. M., van den Hurk, B., AghaKouchak, A., Jézéquel, A., Mahecha, M. D., Maraun, D., Ramos, A. M., Ridder, N. N., Thiery, W., & Vignotto, E. (2020). A typology of compound weather and climate events. Nature Reviews Earth & Environment, 1(7), 333–347.

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2019 Publications

Castillo, M. D., Wagner, J., Casuccio, G. S., West, R. R., Freedman, F. R., Eisl, H. M., Wang, Z.-M., Yip, J. P., & Kinney, P. L. (2019). Field testing a low-cost passive aerosol sampler for long-term measurement of ambient PM2.5 concentrations and particle composition. Atmospheric Environment, 216, 116905.

Coffel, E. D., Horton, R. M., Winter, J. M., & Mankin, J. S. (2019). Nonlinear increases in extreme temperatures paradoxically dampen increases in extreme humid-heat. Environmental Research Letters, 14(8), 084003.

de Sherbinin, A., Bukvic, A., Rohat, G., Gall, M., McCusker, B., Preston, B., Apotsos, A., Fish, C., Kienberger, S., Muhonda, P., Wilhelmi, O., Macharia, D., Shubert, W., Sliuzas, R., Tomaszewski, B., & Zhang, S. (2019). Climate vulnerability mapping: A systematic review and future prospects. Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews: Climate Change.

Yu, Z., Miller, S., Montalto, F., & Lall, U. (2019). Development of a Non-Parametric Stationary Synthetic Rainfall Generator for Use in Hourly Water Resource Simulations. Water, 11(8), 1728.

Wrathall, D. J., Mueller, V., Clark, P. U., Bell, A., Oppenheimer, M., Hauer, M., Kulp, S., Gilmore, E., Adams, H., Kopp, R., Abel, K., Call, M., Chen, J., deSherbinin, A., Fussell, E., Hay, C., Jones, B., Magliocca, N., Marino, E., … Warner, K. (2019). Meeting the looming policy challenge of sea-level change and human migration. Nature Climate Change, 9(12), 898–901.

Solecki, W., Grimm, N., Marcotullio, P., Boone, C., Bruns, A., Lobo, J., Luque, A., Romero‐Lankao, P., Young, A., Zimmerman, R., Breitzer, R., Griffith, C., & Aylett, A. (2019). Extreme events and climate adaptation‐mitigation linkages: Understanding low‐carbon transitions in the era of global urbanization. Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews: Climate Change, 10(6).

Rosenzweig, C., & Solecki, W. (2019). New York City Panel on Climate Change 2019 Report Chapter 1: Introduction. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, 1439(1), 22–29.

Remigio, R. V., Jiang, C., Raimann, J., Kotanko, P., Usvyat, L., Maddux, F. W., Kinney, P., & Sapkota, A. (2019). Association of Extreme Heat Events With Hospital Admission or Mortality Among Patients With End-Stage Renal Disease. JAMA Network Open, 2(8), e198904.

Rakestraw, E., Jacobson, S., Gurian, P. L., & Montalto, F. A. (2019). Quantification of Stemflow in Three Isolated Shrub Species in an Urban Environment. Frontiers in Built Environment, 5, 110.

Perera, F., Ashrafi, A., Kinney, P., & Mills, D. (2019). Towards a fuller assessment of benefits to children’s health of reducing air pollution and mitigating climate change due to fossil fuel combustion. Environmental Research, 172, 55–72.

Patrick, L., Solecki, W., Gornitz, V., Orton, P., & Blumberg, A. (2019). New York City Panel on Climate Change 2019 Report Chapter 5: Mapping Climate Risk. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, 1439(1), 115–125.

Orton, P. M., Lin, N., Gornitz, V., Colle, B., Booth, J., Feng, K., Buchanan, M., Oppenheimer, M., & Patrick, L. (2019). New York City Panel on Climate Change 2019 Report Chapter 4: Coastal Flooding. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, 1439(1), 95–114.

Orton, P. M., Fernald, S., Marcell, K., Brooks, B., & van Prooijen, B. (2019). Surge Barrier Environmental Effects and Empirical Experience: Workshop Report (p. 27). National Estuarine Research Reserve Science Collaborative (Award NA14NOS4190145).

Ortiz, L. E., González, J. E., Horton, R., Lin, W., Wu, W., Ramamurthy, P., Arend, M., & Bornstein, R. D. (2019). High‐resolution projections of extreme heat in New York City. International Journal of Climatology, 39(12), 4721–4735.

Nayak, S. G., Shrestha, S., Sheridan, S. C., Hsu, W.-H., Muscatiello, N. A., Pantea, C. I., Ross, Z., Kinney, P. L., Zdeb, M., Hwang, S.-A. A., & Lin, S. (2019). Accessibility of cooling centers to heat-vulnerable populations in New York State. Journal of Transport & Health, 14, 100563.

Moss, R. H., Avery, S., Baja, K., Burkett, M., Chischilly, A. M., Dell, J., Fleming, P. A., Geil, K., Jacobs, K., Jones, A., Knowlton, K., Koh, J., Lemos, M. C., Melillo, J., Pandya, R., Richmond, T. C., Scarlett, L., Snyder, J., Stults, M., … Zimmerman, R. (2019). Evaluating Knowledge to Support Climate Action: A Framework for Sustained Assessment. Report of an Independent Advisory Committee on Applied Climate Assessment. Weather, Climate, and Society, 11(3), 465–487.

Miller, S. M., & Montalto, F. A. (2019). Stakeholder perceptions of the ecosystem services provided by Green Infrastructure in New York City. Ecosystem Services, 37, 100928.

Lyon, B., Barnston, A. G., Coffel, E., & Horton, R. M. (2019). Projected increase in the spatial extent of contiguous US summer heat waves and associated attributes. Environmental Research Letters, 14(11), 114029.

Kopp, R. E., Weaver, C. P., Obeysekera, J., Crowell, M., Horton, R. M., Hall, J. A., Marburger, J., Marcy, D. C., Parris, A., Sweet, W. V., Veatch, W. C., & White, K. D. (2019). Rising Sea Levels: Helping Decision-Makers Confront the Inevitable. Coastal Management, 47(2), 127–150.

Feldman, A., & Montalto, F. (2019). Green Infrastructure Implementation in Urban Parks for Stormwater Management. Journal of Sustainable Water in the Built Environment, 5(3), 05019003.

Foster, S., Leichenko, R., Nguyen, K. H., Blake, R., Kunreuther, H., Madajewicz, M., Petkova, E. P., Zimmerman, R., Corbin‐Mark, C., Yeampierre, E., Tovar, A., Herrera, C., & Ravenborg, D. (2019). New York City Panel on Climate Change 2019 Report Chapter 6: Community‐Based Assessments of Adaptation and Equity. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, 1439(1), 126–173.

Friedman, E., Breitzer, R., & Solecki, W. (2019). Communicating extreme event policy windows: Discourses on Hurricane Sandy and policy change in Boston and New York City. Environmental Science & Policy, 100, 55–65.

Gornitz, V., Oppenheimer, M., Kopp, R., Orton, P., Buchanan, M., Lin, N., Horton, R., & Bader, D. (2019). New York City Panel on Climate Change 2019 Report Chapter 3: Sea Level Rise. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, 1439(1), 71–94.

Gurumurthy, P., Orton, P. M., Talke, S. A., Georgas, N., & Booth, J. F. (2019). Mechanics and Historical Evolution of Sea Level Blowouts in New York Harbor. Journal of Marine Science and Engineering, 7(5), 160.

Hall, J. A., Weaver, C. P., Obeysekera, J., Crowell, M., Horton, R. M., Kopp, R. E., Marburger, J., Marcy, D. C., Parris, A., Sweet, W. V., Veatch, W. C., & White, K. D. (2019). Rising Sea Levels: Helping Decision-Makers Confront the Inevitable. Coastal Management, 47(2), 127–150.

Huang, K., Bi, J., Meng, X., Geng, G., Lyapustin, A., Lane, K. J., Gu, D., Kinney, P. L., & Liu, Y. (2019). Estimating daily PM2.5 concentrations in New York City at the neighborhood-scale: Implications for integrating non-regulatory measurements. Science of The Total Environment, 697, 134094.

Jones, H. M., Mecray, E. L., Birkel, S. D., Conlon, K. C., Kinney, P. L., Silva, V. B. S., Solecki, W., & Rogers, T. M. S. (2019). Understanding Decision Context to Improve Heat Health Information. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 100(8), ES221–ES225.

Jorgenson, A. K., Fiske, S., Hubacek, K., Li, J., McGovern, T., Rick, T., Schor, J. B., Solecki, W., York, R., & Zycherman, A. (2019). Social science perspectives on drivers of and responses to global climate change. Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews: Climate Change, 10(1), e554.

Kopp, R. E., Andrews, C., Broccoli, A., Garner, A., Kreeger, D., Leichkenko, R., Lin, N., Little, C., Miller, J. A., Miller, J. K., Miller, K. G., Moss, R., Orton, P., Parris, A., Sweet, W., Walker, J., Weaver, C., White, K., Campo, M., … Auermuller, L. (2019). New Jersey’s Rising Seas and Changing Coastal Storms: Report of the 2019 Science and Technical Advisory Panel. New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection.

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2018 Publications

Abualfaraj, N., Cataldo, J., Elborolosy, Y., Fagan, D., Woerdeman, S., Carson, T., & Montalto, F. A. (2018). Monitoring and Modeling the Long-Term Rainfall-Runoff Response of the Jacob K. Javits Center Green Roof. Water, 10(11), 1494.

Bakhtyar, R., Orton, P. M., Marsooli, R., & Miller, J. K. (2018). Rapid wave modeling of severe historical extratropical cyclones off the Northeastern United States. Ocean Engineering, 159, 315–332.

Booras, K., McIntyre, A. R., Weiss, J., Howells, C., & Palmer, R. (2018). Incorporating Streamflow Forecasts with Aggregate Drought Indices for the Management of Water Supply. Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management, 144(1), 04017078.

Coffel, E. D., de Sherbinin, A., Horton, R. M., Lane, K., Kienberger, S., & Wilhelmi, O. (2018). Chapter 7 – The Science of Adaptation to Extreme Heat. In Z. Zommers & K. Alverson (Eds.), Resilience (pp. 89–103). Elsevier.

DiGiovanni-White, K., Montalto, F., & Gaffin, S. (2018). A comparative analysis of micrometeorological determinants of evapotranspiration rates within a heterogeneous urban environment. Journal of Hydrology, 562, 223–243.

García Sánchez, F., Solecki, W. D., & Ribalaygua Batalla, C. (2018). Climate change adaptation in Europe and the United States: A comparative approach to urban green spaces in Bilbao and New York City. Land Use Policy, 79, 164–173.

Garschagen, M., Porter, L., Satterthwaite, D., Fraser, A., Horne, R., Nolan, M., Solecki, W., Friedman, E., Dellas, E., & Schreiber, F. (2018). The New Urban Agenda: From Vision to Policy and Action/Will the New Urban Agenda Have Any Positive Influence onGovernments and International Agencies?/Informality in the New Urban Agenda: From the Aspirational Policiesof Integration to a Politics of Constructive Engagement/Growing Up or Growing Despair? Prospects for Multi-Sector Progresson City Sustainability Under the NUA/Approaching Risk and Hazards in the New Urban Agenda: ACommentary/Follow-Up and Review of the New Urban Agenda. Planning Theory & Practice, 19(1), 117–137.

Gornitz, V. (2018). Impacts of Sea Level Rise on Coastal Urban Areas. In C. Rosenzweig, D. Rind, A. Lacis, & D. Manley, Our Warming Planet (pp. 351–371). World Scientific.

Hu, K., Chen, Q., Wang, H., Hartig, E. K., & Orton, P. M. (2018). Numerical modeling of salt marsh morphological change induced by Hurricane Sandy. Coastal Engineering, 132, 63–81.

Kinney, P. (2018). Temporal Trends in Heat-Related Mortality: Implications for Future Projections. Atmosphere, 9(10), 409.

Kinney, P. L. (2018). Interactions of Climate Change, Air Pollution, and Human Health. Current Environmental Health Reports, 5(1), 179–186.

Lay, C. R., Mills, D., Belova, A., Sarofim, M. C., Kinney, P. L., Vaidyanathan, A., Jones, R., Hall, R., & Saha, S. (2018). Emergency Department Visits and Ambient Temperature: Evaluating the Connection and Projecting Future Outcomes. GeoHealth, 2(6), 182–194.

Liu, J., & Horton, R. M. (2018). Arctic Sea Ice and Its Role in Global Change. In Our Warming Planet: Vol. Volume 1 (pp. 295–307). World Scientific.

Marsooli, R., Orton, P., Fitzpatrick, J., & Smith, H. (2018). Residence Time of a Highly Urbanized Estuary: Jamaica Bay, New York. Journal of Marine Science and Engineering, 6(2), 44.

McPhillips, L. E., Chang, H., Chester, M. V., Depietri, Y., Friedman, E., Grimm, N. B., Kominoski, J. S., McPhearson, T., Méndez‐Lázaro, P., Rosi, E. J., & Shafiei Shiva, J. (2018). Defining Extreme Events: A Cross‐Disciplinary Review. Earth’s Future, 6(3), 441–455.

Nayak, S. G., Shrestha, S., Kinney, P. L., Ross, Z., Sheridan, S. C., Pantea, C. I., Hsu, W. H., Muscatiello, N., & Hwang, S. A. (2018). Development of a heat vulnerability index for New York State. Public Health, 161, 127–137.

Orton, P. M., Conticello, F. R., Cioffi, F., Hall, T. M., Georgas, N., Lall, U., Blumberg, A. F., & MacManus, K. (2018). Flood hazard assessment from storm tides, rain and sea level rise for a tidal river estuary. Natural Hazards.

Reynolds, K., & Madajewicz, M. (2018). Global, local, coastal: Preparing the next generation for a changing planet (pp. 1–98) [Final evaluation report]. Groundwork Hudson Valley.

Saleem Khan, A., MacManus, K., Mills, J., Madajewicz, M., & Ramasubramanian, L. (2018). Building Resilience of Urban Ecosystems and Communities to Sea-Level Rise: Jamaica Bay, New York City. In W. Leal Filho (Ed.), Handbook of Climate Change Resilience (pp. 1–21). Springer International Publishing.

Shultz, J. M., Kossin, J. P., Ettman, C., Kinney, P. L., & Galea, S. (2018). The 2017 perfect storm season, climate change, and environmental injustice. The Lancet. Planetary Health, 2(9), e370–e371.

Somos-Valenzuela, M., & Palmer, R. (2018). Use of WRF-Hydro over the Northeast of the US to Estimate Water Budget Tendencies in Small Watersheds. Water, 10(12), 1709.

Weinberger, K. R., Kinney, P. L., Robinson, G. S., Sheehan, D., Kheirbek, I., Matte, T. D., & Lovasi, G. S. (2018). Levels and determinants of tree pollen in New York City. Journal of Exposure Science & Environmental Epidemiology, 28(2), 119–124.

Yu, Z., Bedig, A., Montalto, F., & Quigley, M. (2018). Automated detection of unusual soil moisture probe response patterns with association rule learning. Environmental Modelling & Software, 105, 257–269.

Yu, Z., Miller, S., Montalto, F., & Lall, U. (2018). The bridge between precipitation and temperature – Pressure Change Events: Modeling future non-stationary precipitation. Journal of Hydrology, 562, 346–357.


Yu, Z., Montalto, F., & Behr, C. (2018). Probabilistic green infrastructure cost calculations using a phased life cycle algorithm integrated with uncertainties. Journal of Hydroinformatics, 20(5), 1201–1214.

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2017 Publications

Close, S. L., Montalto, F., Orton, P., Antoine, A., Peters, D., Jones, H., Parris, A., & Blumberg, A. (2017). Achieving sustainability goals for urban coasts in the US Northeast: research needs and challenges. Local Environment, 22(4), 508–522.

Alvizuri, J., Cataldo, J., Smalls-Mantey, L. A., & Montalto, F. A. (2017). Green roof thermal buffering: Insights derived from fixed and portable monitoring equipment. Energy and Buildings, 151, 455–468.

Clark Gordon E., Ahn Kuk-Hyun, & Palmer Richard N. (2017). Assessing a Regression-Based Regionalization Approach to Ungauged Sites with Various Hydrologic Models in a Forested Catchment in the Northeastern United States. Journal of Hydrologic Engineering, 22(12), 05017027.

Coffel, E. D., Horton, R. M., & Sherbinin, A. de. (2017). Temperature and humidity based projections of a rapid rise in global heat stress exposure during the 21st century. Environmental Research Letters, 13(1), 014001.

Coffel, E. D., Thompson, T. R., & Horton, R. M. (2017). The impacts of rising temperatures on aircraft takeoff performance. Climatic Change, 144(2), 381–388.

Hall, T., & Booth, J. F. (2017). SynthETC: A Statistical Model for Severe Winter Storm Hazard on Eastern North America. Journal of Climate, 30(14), 5329–5343.

Hsu, W.-H., Hwang, S.-A., Kinney, P. L., & Lin, S. (2017). Seasonal and temperature modifications of the association between fine particulate air pollution and cardiovascular hospitalization in New York state. The Science of the Total Environment, 578, 626–632.

Huang, H., Winter, J. M., Osterberg, E. C., Horton, R. M., & Beckage, B. (2017). Total and Extreme Precipitation Changes over the Northeastern United States. Journal of Hydrometeorology, 18(6), 1783–1798.

Kemp, A. C., Hill, T. D., Vane, C. H., Cahill, N., Orton, P. M., Talke, S. A., Parnell, A. C., Sanborn, K., & Hartig, E. K. (2017). Relative sea-level trends in New York City during the past 1500 years. The Holocene, 27(8), 1169–1186.

Mankin, J. S., Viviroli, D., Mekonnen, M. M., Hoekstra, A. Y., Horton, R. M., Smerdon, J. E., & Diffenbaugh, N. S. (2017). Influence of internal variability on population exposure to hydroclimatic changes. Environmental Research Letters, 12(4), 044007.

Marsooli, R., Orton, P. M., Mellor, G., Georgas, N., & Blumberg, A. F. (2017). A Coupled Circulation–Wave Model for Numerical Simulation of Storm Tides and Waves. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 34(7), 1449–1467.

Marsooli, R., Orton, P. M., & Mellor, G. (2017). Modeling wave attenuation by salt marshes in J amaica B ay, N ew Y ork, using a new rapid wave model. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, 122(7), 5689–5707.

Solecki, W., Leichenko, R., & Eisenhauer, D. (2017). Extreme Climate Events, Household Decision-Making and Transitions in the Immediate Aftermath of Hurricane Sandy. Miscellanea Geographica, 21(4), 139–150.

Solecki, W., Pelling, M., & Garschagen, M. (2017). Transitions between risk management regimes in cities. Ecology and Society, 22(2), art38.

Sweet, W. V., Kopp, R. E., Weaver, J., Obeysekera, J., Horton, R. M., Thieler, E. R., & Zervas, C. (2017). Global and Regional Sea Level Rise Scenarios for the United States. (No. 083; NOAA Technical Report NOS CO-OPS). NOAA/NOS Center for OPerational Oceanographic Products and Services.

Zidar, K., Bartrand, T. A., Loomis, C. H., McAfee, C. A., Geldi, J. M., Rigall, G. J., & Montalto, F. (2017). Maximizing Green Infrastructure in a Philadelphia Neighborhood. Urban Planning, 2(4), 115.

Zidar, K., Belliveau-Nance, M., Cucchi, A., Denk, D., Kricun, A., O’Rourke, S., Rahman, S., Rangarajan, S., Rothstein, E., Shih, J., & Montalto, F. (2017). A Framework for Multifunctional Green Infrastructure Investment in Camden, NJ. Urban Planning, 2(3), 56.

Shimkus, C. E., Ting, M., Booth, J. F., Adamo, S. B., Madajewicz, M., Kushnir, Y., & Rieder, H. E. (2017). Winter storm intensity, hazards, and property losses in the New York tristate area. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, 1400(1), 65–80.

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2016 Publications

Alizadehtazi, B., DiGiovanni, K., Foti, R., Morin, T., Shetty, N. H., Montalto, F. A., & Gurian, P. L. (2016). Comparison of Observed Infiltration Rates of Different Permeable Urban Surfaces Using a Cornell Sprinkle Infiltrometer. Journal of Hydrologic Engineering, 21(7), 06016003.

Birkmann, J., Welle, T., Solecki, W., Lwasa, S., & Garschagen, M. (2016). Boost resilience of small and mid-sized cities. Nature, 537(7622), 605–608.

Blumberg, A. F. (2016). Physical oceanographic modeling of the inner Continental Shelf. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 140(4), 3288–3288.

Booth, J. F., Rieder, H. E., & Kushnir, Y. (2016). Comparing hurricane and extratropical storm surge for the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast Coast of the United States for 1979–2013. Environmental Research Letters, 11(9), 094004.

Brandon, C. M., Woodruff, J. D., Orton, P. M., & Donnelly, J. P. (2016). Evidence for elevated coastal vulnerability following large-scale historical oyster bed harvesting: Increased Vulnerability Following Oyster Bed Disturbance. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, 41(8), 1136–1143.

Burrows, K., & Kinney, P. (2016). Exploring the Climate Change, Migration and Conflict Nexus. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 13(4), 443.

Catalano de Sousa, M. R., Miller, S., Dorsch, M., & Montalto, F. A. (2016). Green Infrastructure as Climate Change Resiliency Strategy in Jamaica Bay. In E. W. Sanderson, W. D. Solecki, J. R. Waldman, & A. S. Parris (Eds.), Prospects for Resilience: Insights from New York City’s Jamaica Bay (pp. 193–216). Island Press/Center for Resource Economics.

Catalano de Sousa, M. R., Montalto, F. A., & Gurian, P. (2016). Evaluating Green Infrastructure Stormwater Capture Performance under Extreme Precipitation. Journal of Extreme Events, 03(02), 1650006.

Catalano de Sousa, M. R., Montalto, F. A., & Palmer, M. I. (2016). Potential climate change impacts on green infrastructure vegetation. Urban Forestry & Urban Greening, 20, 128–139.

Faser, A., Pelling, M., & Solecki, W. (2016). Understanding risk in the context of urban development: Definitions, concepts, and pathways. In S. Bartlett & D. Satterthwaite (Eds.), Cities on a Finite Planet : Towards Transformative Responses to Climate Change (pp. 17–40). Routledge; nlebk.

Georgas, N., Yin, L., Jiang, Y., Wang, Y., Howell, P., Saba, V., Schulte, J., Orton, P., & Wen, B. (2016). An Open-Access, Multi-Decadal, Three-Dimensional, Hydrodynamic Hindcast Dataset for the Long Island Sound and New York/New Jersey Harbor Estuaries. Journal of Marine Science and Engineering, 4(3), 48.

Gornitz, V. (2016). Impacts of Sea Level Rise on Coastal Urban Areas. In Our Warming Planet: Vol. Volume 1 (pp. 351–371). World Scientific.

Horton, R. M., Mankin, J. S., Lesk, C., Coffel, E., & Raymond, C. (2016). A Review of Recent Advances in Research on Extreme Heat Events. Current Climate Change Reports, 2(4), 242–259.

Horton, R., Rosenzweig, C., Solecki, W., Bader, D., & Sohl, L. (2016). Climate science for decision-making in the New York metropolitan region. In A. S. Parris, G. M. Garfin, K. Dow, R. Meyer, & S. L. Close (Eds.), Climate in Context (pp. 51–72). John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.

Lentz, E. E., Thieler, E. R., Plant, N. G., Stippa, S. R., Horton, R. M., & Gesch, D. B. (2016). Evaluation of dynamic coastal response to sea-level rise modifies inundation likelihood. Nature Climate Change, 6(7), 696–700.

Marsooli, R., Orton, P. M., Georgas, N., & Blumberg, A. F. (2016). Three-dimensional hydrodynamic modeling of coastal flood mitigation by wetlands. Coastal Engineering, 111, 83–94.

Ngo, N. S., & Horton, R. (2016). Climate change and fetal health: The impacts of exposure to extreme temperatures in New York City. Environmental Research, 144(Pt A), 158–164.

Nguyen, J. L., Yang, W., Ito, K., Matte, T. D., Shaman, J., & Kinney, P. L. (2016). Seasonal Influenza Infections and Cardiovascular Disease Mortality. JAMA Cardiology, 1(3), 274–281.

Orton, P. M., Hall, T. M., Talke, S. A., Blumberg, A. F., Georgas, N., & Vinogradov, S. (2016). A validated tropical-extratropical flood hazard assessment for New York Harbor: Flood Assessment for New York Harbor. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans.

Rossi Nicholas, DeCristofaro Leslie, Steinschneider Scott, Brown Casey, & Palmer Richard. (2016). Potential Impacts of Changes in Climate on Turbidity in New York City’s Ashokan Reservoir. Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management, 142(3), 04015066.

Rostad, N., Foti, R., & Montalto, F. A. (2016). Harvesting rooftop runoff to flush toilets: Drawing conclusions from four major U.S. cities. Resources, Conservation and Recycling, 108, 97–106.

Sanderson, E. W., Solecki, W., Waldman, J. R., & Parris, A. S. (2016). Prospects for Resilience : Insights From New York City’s Jamaica Bay. Island Press; e025xna.

Sarofim, M. C., Saha, S., Hawkins, M. D., Mills, D. M., Hess, J., Horton, R., Kinney, P., Schwartz, J., & Juliana, A. S. (2016). Ch. 2: Temperature-Related Death and Illness (pp. 43–68). U.S. Global Change Research Program, Washington, DC. /temperature-related-death-and-illness

Solecki, W., Rosenzweig, C., Patrick, L., Horton, R., & Dorsch, M. (2016). New York, USA. In S. Bartlett & D. Satterthwaite (Eds.), Cities on a Finite Planet : Towards Transformative Responses to Climate Change (pp. 169–184). Routledge; nlebk.

Whateley, S., Steinschneider, S., & Brown, C. (2016). Selecting Stochastic Climate Realizations to Efficiently Explore a Wide Range of Climate Risk to Water Resource Systems. Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management, 142(6), 06016002.

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2015 Publications

Blumberg, A. F., Georgas, N., Yin, L., Herrington, T. O., & Orton, P. M. (2015). Street-Scale Modeling of Storm Surge Inundation along the New Jersey Hudson River Waterfront. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 32(8), 1486–1497.

Booth, J. F., Rieder, H. E., Lee, D. E., & Kushnir, Y. (2015). The Paths of Extratropical Cyclones Associated with Wintertime High-Wind Events in the Northeastern United States. Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology, 54(9), 1871–1885.

Catalano de Sousa, M. R. (2015). Assessing green infrastructure as an effective strategy to help cities to build resilience to climate change. [Ph.D.]. Drexel University.

Horton, R. M., Coffel, E. D., Winter, J. M., & Bader, D. A. (2015). Projected changes in extreme temperature events based on the NARCCAP model suite. Geophysical Research Letters, 42(18), 7722–7731.

Ito, K., Weinberger, K. R., Robinson, G. S., Sheffield, P. E., Lall, R., Mathes, R., Ross, Z., Kinney, P. L., & Matte, T. D. (2015). The associations between daily spring pollen counts, over-the-counter allergy medication sales, and asthma syndrome emergency department visits in New York City, 2002-2012. Environmental Health, 14.

Kinney, P. L., Schwartz, J., Pascal, M., Petkova, E., Tertre, A. L., Medina, S., & Vautard, R. (2015). Winter season mortality: will climate warming bring benefits? Environmental Research Letters, 10(6), 064016.

Little, C. M., Horton, R., Kopp, R. E., Oppenheimer, M., Vecchi, G. A., & Villarini, G. (2015). Joint projections of US East Coast sea level and storm surge. Nature Climate Change, 5(12), 1114–1120.

Madrigano, J., McCormick, S., & Kinney, P. L. (2015). The Two Ways of Assessing Heat-Related Mortality and Vulnerability. American Journal of Public Health, 105(11), 2212–2213.

Orton, P. M., Talke, S., Jay, D., Yin, L., Blumberg, A., Georgas, N., Zhao, H., Roberts, H., & MacManus, K. (2015). Channel Shallowing as Mitigation of Coastal Flooding. Journal of Marine Science and Engineering, 3(3), 654–673.

Rangarajan, S., Marton, D., Montalto, F., Cheng, Z. (Joshua), & Smith, G. (2015). Measuring the flow: green infrastructure grows in Brooklyn. Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability, 17, 36–41.

Schwartz, J. D., Lee, M., Kinney, P. L., Yang, S., Mills, D., Sarofim, M. C., Jones, R., Streeter, R., Juliana, A. St., Peers, J., & Horton, R. M. (2015). Projections of temperature-attributable premature deaths in 209 U.S. cities using a cluster-based Poisson approach. Environmental Health, 14(1), 85.

Travaline, K., Montalto, F., & Hunold, C. (2015). Deliberative Policy Analysis and Policy-making in Urban Stormwater Management. Journal of Environmental Policy & Planning, 17(5), 691–708.

Wahl, T., Jain, S., Bender, J., Meyers, S. D., & Luther, M. E. (2015). Increasing risk of compound flooding from storm surge and rainfall for major US cities. Nature Climate Change; London, 5(12), 1093–1097.

Whateley, S., Walker, J. D., & Brown, C. (2015). A web-based screening model for climate risk to water supply systems in the northeastern United States. Environmental Modelling & Software, 73, 64–75.

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