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20052024

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Research Output

2020

Infrastructure Resilience to Climate Change

Derrible, S., Chester, M. & Guikema, S., Jun 1 2020, In : Journal of Infrastructure Systems. 26, 2, 02020001.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Open Access
2019

Cities of the Southwest are testbeds for urban resilience

Hondula, D., Sabo, J., Quay, R., Chester, M., Georgescu, M., Grimm, N., Harlan, S., Middel, A., Porter, S., Redman, C., Rittmann, B., Ruddell, B. L. & White, D., Mar 1 2019, In : Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment. 17, 2, p. 79-80 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Electricity infrastructure vulnerabilities due to long-term growth and extreme heat from climate change in Los Angeles County

Burillo, D., Chester, M., Pincetl, S. & Fournier, E., May 1 2019, In : Energy Policy. 128, p. 943-953 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Forecasting peak electricity demand for Los Angeles considering higher air temperatures due to climate change

Burillo, D., Chester, M., Pincetl, S., Fournier, E. D. & Reyna, J., Feb 15 2019, In : Applied Energy. 236, p. 1-9 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

Infrastructure and the environment in the Anthropocene

Chester, M., Markolf, S. & Allenby, B., Jan 1 2019, In : Journal of Industrial Ecology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Infrastructure as a wicked complex process

Chester, M. & Allenby, B., Jan 1 2019, In : Elementa. 7, 1, 21.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
1 Scopus citations

Leveraging socio-ecological resilience theory to build climate resilience in transport infrastructure

Hayes, S., Desha, C., Burke, M., Gibbs, M. & Chester, M., Jan 1 2019, In : Transport Reviews.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Sustainability and infrastructure challenges

Chester, M., Apr 1 2019, In : Nature Sustainability. 2, 4, p. 265-266 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

3 Scopus citations

The Infrastructure Trolley Problem: Positioning Safe-to-fail Infrastructure for Climate Change Adaptation

Kim, Y., Chester, M., Eisenberg, D. A. & Redman, C., Jan 1 2019, In : Earth's Future.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
1 Scopus citations

Transportation resilience to climate change and extreme weather events – Beyond risk and robustness

Markolf, S. A., Hoehne, C., Fraser, A., Chester, M. & Underwood, B. S., Feb 1 2019, In : Transport Policy. 74, p. 174-186 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

Valley of the sun-drenched parking space: The growth, extent, and implications of parking infrastructure in Phoenix

Hoehne, C. G., Chester, M., Fraser, A. & King, D., Jun 2019, In : Cities. 89, p. 186-198

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations
2018

A capabilities approach to the prioritization of critical infrastructure

Clark, S. S., Seager, T. & Chester, M., Jun 7 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Environment Systems and Decisions. p. 1-14 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Defining Extreme Events: A Cross-Disciplinary Review

McPhillips, L. E., Chang, H., Chester, M., Depietri, Y., Friedman, E., Grimm, N., Kominoski, J. S., McPhearson, T., Méndez-Lázaro, P., Rosi, E. J. & Shafiei Shiva, J., Mar 1 2018, In : Earth's Future. 6, 3, p. 441-455 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Scopus citations

Heat exposure during outdoor activities in the US varies significantly by city, demography, and activity

Hoehne, C. G., Hondula, D., Chester, M., Eisenman, D. P., Middel, A., Fraser, A., Watkins, L. & Gerster, K., Nov 1 2018, In : Health and Place. 54, p. 1-10 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations
10 Scopus citations

Interdependent Infrastructure as Linked Social, Ecological, and Technological Systems (SETSs) to Address Lock-in and Enhance Resilience

Markolf, S. A., Chester, M., Eisenberg, D. A., Iwaniec, D. M., Davidson, C. I., Zimmerman, R., Miller, T. R., Ruddell, B. L. & Chang, H., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Earth's Future.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations
1 Scopus citations

Strategic locating of refuges for extreme heat events (or heat waves)

Fraser, A., Chester, M. & Eisenman, D., Sep 1 2018, In : Urban Climate. 25, p. 109-119 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Water Distribution System Failure Risks with Increasing Temperatures

Bondank, E. N., Chester, M. & Ruddell, B. L., Sep 4 2018, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 52, 17, p. 9605-9614 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2017

Building thermal performance, extreme heat, and climate change

Nahlik, M. J., Chester, M., Pincetl, S. S., Eisenman, D., Sivaraman, D. & English, P., Sep 1 2017, In : Journal of Infrastructure Systems. 23, 3, 04016043.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations
27 Scopus citations

Development and evolution of urban infrastructure in response to historical extreme events

Markolf, S. A. & Chester, M., Jan 1 2017, International Conference on Sustainable Infrastructure 2017: Policy, Finance, and Education - Proceedings of the International Conference on Sustainable Infrastructure 2017. American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), p. 96-105 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Electricity demand planning forecasts should consider climate non-stationarity to maintain reserve margins during heat waves

Burillo, D., Chester, M., Ruddell, B. & Johnson, N., Nov 15 2017, In : Applied Energy. 206, p. 267-277 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

Energy efficiency to reduce residential electricity and natural gas use under climate change

Reyna, J. L. & Chester, M., May 15 2017, In : Nature Communications. 8, 14916.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Scopus citations

Environmental lifecycle assessment of public transit in Los Angeles

Chester, M. & Liban, C. B., Jan 1 2017, Engineering for Sustainable Communities: Principles and Practices. American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), p. 349-356 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Exploring the suitability of electric vehicles in the United States

Onat, N. C., Noori, M., Kucukvar, M., Zhao, Y., Tatari, O. & Chester, M., Feb 15 2017, In : Energy. 121, p. 631-642 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

32 Scopus citations

Fail-safe and safe-to-fail adaptation: decision-making for urban flooding under climate change

Kim, Y., Eisenberg, D. A., Bondank, E. N., Chester, M., Mascaro, G. & Underwood, B. S., Oct 26 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Climatic Change. p. 1-16 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations

Greenhouse gas and air quality effects of auto first-last mile use with transit

Hoehne, C. G. & Chester, M., Jun 1 2017, In : Transportation Research Part D: Transport and Environment. 53, p. 306-320 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Household accessibility to heat refuges: Residential air conditioning, public cooled space, and walkability

Fraser, A., Chester, M., Eisenman, D., Hondula, D., Pincetl, S. S., English, P. & Bondank, E., Nov 1 2017, In : Environment and Planning B: Urban Analytics and City Science. 44, 6, p. 1036-1055 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Scopus citations

Improving reliability of urban water systems under southwest climate change stressors

Bondank, E. N., Chester, M. & Ruddell, B., Jan 1 2017, International Conference on Sustainable Infrastructure 2017: Methodology - Proceedings of the International Conference on Sustainable Infrastructure 2017. American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), p. 419-428 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Maintaining reliability of transportation systems and interconnected infrastructure under climate change

Markolf, S. A., Hoehne, C., Fraser, A. & Chester, M., Jan 1 2017, International Conference on Sustainable Infrastructure 2017: Methodology - Proceedings of the International Conference on Sustainable Infrastructure 2017. American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), p. 219-230 12 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Power system planning and operation across multiple coincident non-stationary temperature futures

Burillo, D., Chester, M. & Ruddell, B., Jan 1 2017, International Conference on Sustainable Infrastructure 2017: Methodology - Proceedings of the International Conference on Sustainable Infrastructure 2017. American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), p. 293-302 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

1 Scopus citations

Preface

Peña-Mora, F., Soibelman, L., Zofnass, P., Alzamora, A., Bell, R., Crittenden, J., Wallace, B., Sereno, D., Khouday, M., Sierra, K., Ruedas, E., Ayres, S., Chandler, R., Garcia, K., Grillo, L., Hatch, H., Horodniceanu, M., Jones, B., Prosky, B., Sapienza, V. & 31 others, Silver, M., Somasondaran, P., Starace, J., Torres-Springer, M., Trottenberg, P., Mujumdar, V., Anderson, R., Ariaratnam, S., Ashley, D., Askew, P., Bocra, G., Chester, M., Daigger, G., Davidson, C., DeFlorio, J., DesRoches, R., Flaherty, C., Fritz, J., Harrison, T., Hoornweg, D., Horvath, A., Hunt, B., Hendrickson, C., Jean-Louis, M., Kelly, B., Lazzara, J., Licata, A., Palmares, R., Rijos, R., Shaffer, E. & Geberemariam, T., Jan 1 2017, In : International Conference on Sustainable Infrastructure 2017: Methodology - Proceedings of the International Conference on Sustainable Infrastructure 2017. p. iii-v

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Safe-to-fail climate change adaptation strategies for phoenix roadways under extreme precipitation

Kim, Y., Eisenberg, D., Bondank, E., Chester, M., Mascaro, G. & Underwood, S., Jan 1 2017, International Conference on Sustainable Infrastructure 2017: Policy, Finance, and Education - Proceedings of the International Conference on Sustainable Infrastructure 2017. American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), p. 348-353 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Sustainability defined

Wright, R. N., Kelly, W. E. & Chester, M., Jan 1 2017, Engineering for Sustainable Communities: Principles and Practices. American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), p. 15-27 13 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Transit planning and climate change: Reducing rider's vulnerability to heat

Fraser, A. & Chester, M., Jan 1 2017, International Conference on Sustainable Infrastructure 2017: Policy, Finance, and Education - Proceedings of the International Conference on Sustainable Infrastructure 2017. American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), p. 456-464 9 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Uncertainties in the life cycle assessment of high-speed rail’s energy and environmental impacts

Chester, M., Ryerson, M. S. & Horvath, A., Jan 1 2017, High-Speed Rail and Sustainability: Decision-Making and the Political Economy of Investment. Taylor and Francis, p. 278-298 21 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2016
5 Scopus citations

Defining geographical boundaries with social and technical variables to improve urban energy assessments

Reyna, J. L., Chester, M. & Rey, S. J., Oct 1 2016, In : Energy. 112, p. 742-754 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Electric Grid Vulnerabilities to Rising Air Temperatures in Arizona

Burillo, D., Chester, M. & Ruddell, B., 2016, In : Unknown Journal. 145, p. 1346-1353 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations
5 Scopus citations

Heat Death Associations with the built environment, social vulnerability and their interactions with rising temperature

Eisenman, D. P., Wilhalme, H., Tseng, C. H., Chester, M., English, P., Pincetl, S., Fraser, A., Vangala, S. & Dhaliwal, S. K., Sep 1 2016, In : Health and Place. 41, p. 89-99 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Scopus citations

Impacts of rising air temperatures on electric transmission ampacity and peak electricity load in the United States

Bartos, M., Chester, M., Johnson, N., Gorman, B., Eisenberg, D., Linkov, I. & Bates, M., Nov 2 2016, In : Environmental Research Letters. 11, 11, 114008.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

34 Scopus citations

Optimizing plug-in electric vehicle and vehicle-to-grid charge scheduling to minimize carbon emissions

Hoehne, C. G. & Chester, M., Nov 15 2016, In : Energy. 115, p. 646-657 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

35 Scopus citations

Reducing emissions at land border crossings through queue reduction expedited security processing

Reyna, J., Vadlamani, S., Chester, M. & Lou, Y., Dec 1 2016, In : Transportation Research Part D: Transport and Environment. 49, p. 219-230 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations
11 Scopus citations

Spatial Differences and Costs of Emissions at U.S. Airport Hubs

Nahlik, M. J., Chester, M., Ryerson, M. S. & Fraser, A., May 3 2016, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 50, 8, p. 4149-4158 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations
10 Scopus citations

Transit system design and vulnerability of riders to heat

Fraser, A. & Chester, M., Jan 18 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Transport and Health.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations