Research Publications

Refereed Journal Articles


W. Bruine de Bruin, L. Rabinovich, K. Weber, Marianna Babboni, M. Dean, L. Ignon, Public Understanding of Climate Change Terminology, Climate Change, volume 167, issue 3, pp. 1-21. Link

A. Kause, W. Bruine de Bruin, S. Domingos, N. Mittal, J. Lowe, F. Fung, Communications About Uncertainty in Scientific Climate-Related Findings: A Qualitative Systematic Review, Environmental Research Letters, volume 16, issue 5. Link

D. Adler, A. Bento, N. Miller, E. Severnini, Climate Change Will Increase Ozone Levels and Unravel Air Regulations, Research Square. Link

A. Vaccaro, J. Emile-Geay, D. Guillot, R. Verna, C. Morice, J. Kennedy, B. Rajaratnam, Climate Field Completion via Markov Random Fields: Application to the HadCRUT4.6 Temperature Dataset, Journal of Climate Change, volume 34, issue 10, pp. 4169-4188. Link

R. McConnell et al., In Utero Exposure to Mercury is Associated with Increased Susceptibility to Liver Injury and Inflammation in Childhood, Heptalogy, Link

R. McConnell et al., The Clear and Persistent Impact of Air Pollution on Chronic Respiratory Diseases: A Call for Interventions, European Respiratory Journal, volume 57, issue 3. Link

R. McConnell et al., Contribution of Tailpipe and Non-Tailpipe Traffic Sources to Quasi-Ultrafine, Fine and Coarse Particulate Matter in Southern California, Journal of the Air & Waste Management Association, volume 71, issue 2, pp. 209-230. Link

H. Khreis, R. Alotaibi, J. Horney, R. McConnell, The Impact of Baseline Incidence Rates on the Burden of Disease Assessment of Air Pollution and Onset Childhood Asthma: Analysis Date from the Contiguous United States, Annals of Epidemiology, volume 53, pp. 76-88. Link


A. Rose, and D. Wei, Impacts of the Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) program on the economy of California, Energy Policy, 137. Link

G. Sinatra, D. Lombardi, Evaluating Sources of Scientific Evidence and Claims in the Post-Truth Era may Require Reappraising Plausibility Judgements, Educational Psychologist, volume 55, issue 3, pp. 120-131. Link

R. McConnell et al., The Need for a Tighter Particulate-Matter Air-Quality Standard, New England Journal of Medicine, volume 383, issue 7, pp. 680-683. Link

A. Marshall, S. Betts, E. Kan, R. McConnell, B. Lanphear, E. Sowell, Association of Lead-Exposure Risk and Family Income with Childhood Brain Outcomes, Nature Medicine, volume 26, issue 1, pp. 91-97. Link

J. Campbell, A. Melebari, M. Moghaddam, Modeling the Effects of Topography on Delay-Doppler Maps, IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing, volume 13, pp. 1740-1751. Link

N. Mansouri, M. Moghaddam, F. Kazemi, M. Bahreini, H. Aroiee, Effect of Plant Extracts and Packaging on Microbial Quality and Antioxidant Activity of Basil, Journal of Food Microbiology, volume 6, issue 4, pp. 8-23. Link


I. Thacker, G. Sinatra, Visualizing the Greenhouse Effect: Restructuring Mental Models of Climate Change Through a Guided Online Simulation, Education Sciences, volume 9, issue 1, pp. 14. Link

R. McConnell et al., Sex-Specific Associations of Autism Spectrum Disorder with Residential Air Pollution Exposure in a large Southern California Pregnancy Cohort, Environmental Pollution, volume 254. Link

R. McConnell et al., Traffic-Related Air Pollution Exposure and Altered Fatty Acid Oxidation among Adolescents and Young Adults-the Interplay with Obesity, Environmental Epidemiology, volume 3, pp. 62-63. Link

M. Franklin, Z. Yin, R. Urman, S. Fruin, R. McConnell, Environmental Factors Affecting Stress in Children: Interrelationships Between Traffic-Related Noise, Air Pollution, and the Built Environment, Environmental Epidemiology, volume 3, pp. 126-127. Link

B. Koshnevis, M. Yoozbashizadeh, I. Ershaghi, Water Unloading of Gas Wells Using the Concurrent-Water-Collection Method, Society of Petroleum Engineers. Link

L. Palinkas, M. Wong, Social Sustainability and Global Climate Change, Social Work and Sustainability in Asia. Link

J. Johnston, M. Razafy, H. Lugo, Luis Olmedo, S. Farzan, The Disappearing Salton Sea: A Critical Reflection on the Emerging Environment Threat of Disappearing Saline Lakes and Potential Impacts on Children’s Health, Science of Total Environment. Link

A. Madni, Transdisciplinary Systems Engineering: Exploiting Disciplinary Convergence to Address Grand Challenges, IEEE Systems, Man and Cybernetics Magazine, volume 5, issue 2, pp. 6-11. Link

J. Feldman, S. Gruskin, B. Coull, N. Krieger, Police-Related Deaths and Neighborhood Economic and Racial/Ethinic Polarization, United States, 2015-2016, American Journal of Public Health, volume 109, issue 3, pp. 458-464. Link

S. Hsiang, P. Oliva, R. Walker, The Distribution of Environmental Damages, Review of Economics and Policy, volume 13, issue 13. Link


A. Rose, D. Wei, N. Miller, T. Vandyck and C. Flachsland, Achieving Paris Climate Agreement Pledges: Alternative Designs for Linking Emissions Trading Systems, Policy Brief, Review of Environmental Economics and Policy, volume 12, issue 1, Winter 2018, pp. 170–182. Link

A. Bento, M. Jaconsen, A. Liu, Environmental Policy in the Presence of an Informal Sector, Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, volume 90, pp. 61-77, Link

A. Bento, T, Garg, D. Kaffine, Emissions Reductions or Green Booms? General Equilibrium Effects of a Renewable Portfolio Standard, Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, volume 90, pp. 78-100. Link

R. McConnell et al., Risk Effects of Near-Roadway Pollutants and Asthma Status on Bronchitic Symptoms in Children, Environmental Epidemiology, volume 2, issue 2. Link

R. McConnell et al., Air Toxics in Relation to Autism Diagnosis, Phenotype, and Severity in a US Family-Based Study, Environmental Health Perspectives, volume 126, issue 3. Link

R. McConnell et al., Joint Effects of Prenatal Air Pollutant Exposure and Maternal Folic Acid Supplementation on Risk of Autism Spectrum Disorder, Autism Research, volume 11, issue 1, pp. 69-80. Link

J. Eyer, C. Wichman, Does Water Scarcity Shift the Electricity Generation Mix Toward Fossil Fuels? Empirical Evidence from the United States. Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, volume 87, pp. 224-241. Link

H. Blanco, A. Wikstromm, Transit-Orientated Development Opportunities Among Failing Malls, National Center for Sustainable Transportation, Link

J. Eyer, The Effect of Firm Size on Fracking Safety, Resource and Energy Economics, volume 53, pp. 101-113. Link

Y. Yi, J. Kimball, R. Chen, M. Moghaddam, R. Reichle, U. Mishra, D. Zona, W. Oechel, Characterizing Permafrost Active Layer Dynamics and Sensitivity to Landscape Spatial Heterogenity in Alaska, The Cryosphere, volume 12, issue 1. Link

J. Zhang, A. Mohegh, Y. Li, R. Levinson. G. Ban-Weiss, Systematic Comparison of the Influence of Cool Wall Versus Cool Roof Adoption on Urban Climate in the Los Angeles Basin, Environmental Science and Technology, volume 52, issue 19. Link

S. Alemohammad, A. Konings, T. Jaghuber, M. Moghaddam, D. Entekhabi, Characterization of Vegetation and Soil Scattering Mechanisms Across Different Biomes Using P-Band SAR Polarimetry, Remote Sensing of Environment. Link

P. Adler, C. Heckscher, Collaboration as an Organization Design for Shared Purpose, Toward Permeable Boundaries of Organizations? Research in the Sociology of Organizations. Link

J. Johnston, E. Lim, H. Roth, Impact of Oil Extraction and Enviromental Public Health: A Review of the Evidence, Science of the Total Environment. Link

A. Robinson, The Spoils of Dust: Reinventing the Lake That Made Los Angeles, Novato California: Applied Research and Design Publishing, an imprint of ORO Editions. Link

K. Footer et al. A Meta-Narrative Literature Synthesis and Framework to Guide Future Evaluation of Legal Empowerment Interventions, Health and Human Rights, volume 20, issue 2, pp. 65-84. Link

D. Ruddell, K. Foster, GIS&T and Geodesign, The Geographic Information Science & Technology Body of Knowledge. Link

A. Martinez, J. Choi, Analysis of Energy Impacts of Facade-Inclusive Retrofit Strategies, Compared to System-Only Retrofits Using Regression Models, Energy and Buildings, volume 158, pp. 261-267. Link

S. Hiatt, W. Carlos, From Farms to Fuel Tanks: Stakeholder Framing Contests and Entrepreneurship in the Emergent U.S. Biodiesel Market, Wiley Strategic Management Journal. Link

F. Zhu, J. Emile-Geay, N. McKay, G. Hakim, D. Khider, T. Ault, E. Steig, S. Dee, J. Kircher, Climate Models can Correctly Simulate the Continuum of Global-Average Temperature Variability, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. Link

K. Sanders, E. Grubert, Water Use in the United States Energy System: A National Assessment and Unit Process Inventory of Water Consumption and Withdrawals, Environmental Science and Technology. Link

D. Press, D. Mazmanian, Toward Sustainable Production: Finding Workable Strategies for Government and Industry, Environmental Policy: New Directors for the Twenty-First Century. Link

L. Ferguson, A. Nicholson, I. Henry, A. Saha, T. Sellers, S. Gruskin, Assessing Changes in HIV-Related Legal and Policy Environments: Lessons Learned from a Multi-Country Evaluation, Public Library of Science One. Link

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