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Education / Academic qualification

MS, Auburn University

… → 1987

BS, California State Polytechnic University

… → 1980

PHD, University of Florida

… → 1990

BS, University of Southern California

… → 1977

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desert Earth & Environmental Sciences
effect Earth & Environmental Sciences
deserts Agriculture & Biology
mycorrhizal fungi Agriculture & Biology
temperature Agriculture & Biology
water Agriculture & Biology
soil Agriculture & Biology
shrubs Agriculture & Biology

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Research Output 1991 2016

  • 1659 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. A. 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: ResearchChapter

Prosopis
granite
microclimate
lawns and turf
winter

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

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

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

root zone temperature
container-grown plants
87 Citations

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

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

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

microclimate
climate
shading
village
air temperature
7 Citations

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

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

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

water stress
partitioning
desert
urban area
soil moisture
43 Citations

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

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

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

mitigation
vegetation
inner city
heat
air

Projects 1992 2017

2014 LAF Case Study Investigation (CSI 2014)

Martin, C. A.

3/1/148/9/14

Project: Research project

sustainability
school
science
student
quality of life