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Education/Academic qualification

PHD, University of Florida

… → 1990

MS, Auburn University

… → 1987

BS, California State Polytechnic University

… → 1980

BS, University of Southern California

… → 1977

Fingerprint Fingerprint is based on mining the text of the experts' scientific documents to create an index of weighted terms, which defines the key subjects of each individual researcher.

deserts Agriculture & Biology
mycorrhizal fungi Agriculture & Biology
desert Earth & Environmental Sciences
microclimate Earth & Environmental Sciences
granite Agriculture & Biology
shrubs Agriculture & Biology
Glomus Agriculture & Biology
Prosopis Agriculture & Biology

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Research Output 1991 2016

  • 2031 Citations
  • 19 h-Index
  • 33 Article
  • 4 Conference contribution
  • 2 Chapter

Effectiveness of hybrid South American mesquite in modifying landscape microclimates in an arid city

Martin, C., Feb 8 2016, XXIX International Horticultural Congress on Horticulture: Sustaining Lives, Livelihoods and Landscapes (IHC2014): V International Conference on Landscape and Urban Horticulture and International Symposium on Sustainable Management in the Urban Forest. International Society for Horticultural Science, Vol. 1108. p. 25-30 6 p. (Acta Horticulturae; vol. 1108).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

lawns and turf
shade trees

Review: Characterization and impact of supraoptimal root-zone temperatures in container-grown plants

Ingram, D. L., Ruter, J. M. & Martin, C., 2015, In : HortScience. 50, 4, p. 530-539 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

root zone temperature
container-grown plants
170 Citations (Scopus)

Impact of urban form and design on mid-afternoon microclimate in Phoenix Local Climate Zones

Middel, A., Häb, K., Brazel, A. J., Martin, C. & Guhathakurta, S., Feb 2014, In : Landscape and Urban Planning. 122, p. 16-28 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

air temperature
10 Citations (Scopus)

Modelling soil moisture, water partitioning, and plant water stress under irrigated conditions in desert Urban areas

Volo, T. J., Vivoni, E., Martin, C., Earl, S. & Ruddell, B. L., Oct 1 2014, In : Ecohydrology. 7, 5, p. 1297-1313 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

irrigated conditions
water stress
urban areas
63 Citations (Scopus)

Creating the park cool island in an inner-city neighborhood: Heat mitigation strategy for Phoenix, AZ

Declet-Barreto, J., Brazel, A. J., Martin, C., Chow, W. T. L. & Harlan, S., Sep 2013, In : Urban Ecosystems. 16, 3, p. 617-635 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

surface temperature

Projects 1997 2022