Select Publications

Journal articles

Nazarian N; Dumas N; Kleissl J; Norford L, 2019, 'Effectiveness of cool walls on cooling load and urban temperature in a tropical climate', Energy and Buildings, vol. 187, pp. 144 - 162, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.enbuild.2019.01.022

Nazarian N; Norford L, 2019, 'Outdoor Thermal Comfort Autonomy: Performance Metrics for Climate-Conscious Design', Building and Environment, vol. 155, pp. 145 - 160, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.buildenv.2019.03.028

Nazarian N; Sin T; Norford L, 2018, 'Numerical modeling of outdoor thermal comfort in 3D', Urban Climate, vol. 26, pp. 212 - 230, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.uclim.2018.09.001

Nazarian N; Martilli A; Kleissl J, 2018, 'Impacts of Realistic Urban Heating, Part I: Spatial Variability of Mean Flow, Turbulent Exchange and Pollutant Dispersion', Boundary-Layer Meteorology, vol. 166, pp. 367 - 393, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10546-017-0311-9

Nazarian N; Martilli A; Norford L; Kleissl J, 2018, 'Impacts of Realistic Urban Heating. Part II: Air Quality and City Breathability', Boundary-Layer Meteorology, vol. 168, pp. 321 - 341, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10546-018-0346-6

Aliabadi AA; Krayenhoff ES; Nazarian N; Chew LW; Armstrong PR; Afshari A; Norford LK, 2017, 'Effects of Roof-Edge Roughness on Air Temperature and Pollutant Concentration in Urban Canyons', Boundary-Layer Meteorology, vol. 164, pp. 249 - 279, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10546-017-0246-1

Nazarian N; Fan J; Sin T; Norford L; Kleissl J, 2017, 'Predicting outdoor thermal comfort in urban environments: A 3D numerical model for standard effective temperature', Urban Climate, vol. 20, pp. 251 - 267, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.uclim.2017.04.011

Chew LW; Nazarian N; Norford L, 2017, 'Pedestrian-level urban wind flow enhancement with wind catchers', Atmosphere, vol. 8, http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/atmos8090159

Nazarian N; Kleissl J, 2016, 'Realistic solar heating in urban areas: Air exchange and street-canyon ventilation', Building and Environment, vol. 95, pp. 75 - 93, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.buildenv.2015.08.021

Nazarian N; Kleissl J, 2015, 'CFD simulation of an idealized urban environment: Thermal effects of geometrical characteristics and surface materials', Urban Climate, vol. 12, pp. 141 - 159, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.uclim.2015.03.002

Conference Papers

Nazarian N; Norford L, 2018, 'Outdoor Thermal Comfort Autonomy: Performance Metrics for Climate-Conscious Urban Design', in Outdoor Thermal Comfort Autonomy: Performance Metrics for Climate-Conscious Urban Design, EMS Annual Meeting: European Conference for Applied Meteorology and Climatology 2018, Budapest, Hungary, presented at EMS Annual Meeting: European Conference for Applied Meteorology and Climatology 2018, Budapest, Hungary, 03 September 2018 - 07 September 2018, https://meetingorganizer.copernicus.org/EMS2018/EMS2018-367.pdf

Nazarian N; Krayenhoff S; Martilli A, 2018, '1-D Model of Turbulent Flow through Urban Environments Informed By Large-Eddy Simulations', in 1-D Model of Turbulent Flow through Urban Environments Informed By Large-Eddy Simulations, 10th International Conference on Urban Climate, New York, USA, presented at 10th International Conference on Urban Climate, New York, USA, 06 August 2018 - 10 August 2018, https://ams.confex.com/ams/ICUC10/meetingapp.cgi/Paper/342661

Nazarian N; Miller C; Martilli A; Norford L, 2018, 'Crowdsourcing Microclimate, Personal Thermal Comfort and Heat Stress, and Physiological Responses using Wearable Devices', in Crowdsourcing Microclimate, Personal Thermal Comfort and Heat Stress, and Physiological Responses using Wearable Devices, 10th International Conference on Urban Climate, New York USA, presented at 10th International Conference on Urban Climate, New York USA, 06 August 2018 - 10 August 2018, https://ams.confex.com/ams/ICUC10/meetingapp.cgi/Paper/342665

Nazarian N; krayenhoff S; Martilli A, 2017, 'A One-Dimensional Model of Turbulent Flow Through ‘Urban' Canopies: Updates Based on Large-Eddy Simulation', in A One-Dimensional Model of Turbulent Flow Through ‘Urban' Canopies: Updates Based on Large-Eddy Simulation, 13th Symposium of the Urban Environment/97th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting, Seattle, USA, presented at 13th Symposium of the Urban Environment/97th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting, Seattle, USA, 23 January 2017 - 27 January 2017, https://ams.confex.com/ams/97Annual/webprogram/Paper312898.html

Nazarian N; Dumas N; Norford L; Kleissl J, 2017, 'Effectiveness of Cool Walls on Urban Energy and Thermal Comfort: From Semi-Arid to Tropical Climate', in Effectiveness of Cool Walls on Urban Energy and Thermal Comfort: From Semi-Arid to Tropical Climate, 13th Symposium of the Urban Environment / 97th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting, Seattle, USA, presented at 13th Symposium of the Urban Environment / 97th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting, Seattle, USA, 23 January 2017 - 27 January 2017, https://ams.confex.com/ams/97Annual/webprogram/Paper312921.html

Sin T; Nazarian N; Kleissl J; Norford L, 2017, 'Detailed Evaluation of Thermal Comfort in Urban Environments: A 3D numerical model for Standard Effective Temperature', in Detailed Evaluation of Thermal Comfort in Urban Environments: A 3D numerical model for Standard Effective Temperature, 13th Symposium of the Urban Environment/ 97th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting, Seattle, USA, presented at 13th Symposium of the Urban Environment/ 97th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting, Seattle, USA, 23 January 2017 - 27 January 2017, https://ams.confex.com/ams/97Annual/webprogram/Paper312902.html

Nazarian N; Sin T; Kleissl J; Martilli A; Norford L, 2017, 'IMPACTS OF REALISTIC SURFACE HEATING ON OUTDOOR THERMAL COMFORT', in https://docplayer.net/54729106-Ficup-first-international-conference-on-urban-physics.html, First International Conference on Urban Physics, Quito, Ecuador, presented at First International Conference on Urban Physics, Quito, Ecuador, 26 September 2016 - 28 September 2016, https://puceeduec-my.sharepoint.com/personal/ficup2016_puce_edu_ec/Documents/FICUP%202016.pdf?slrid=f213939e-9065-6000-4c42-2a107f6bca1a

Nazarian N; Martilli A; Kleissl J, 2015, 'Urban Canopy Air Quality and Breathability', in ICUC9 - 9th International Conference on Urban Climate jointly with 12th Symposium on the Urban Environment, ICUC9 - 9th International Conference on Urban Climate jointly with 12th Symposium on the Urban Environment, Toulouse, France, presented at ICUC9 - 9th International Conference on Urban Climate jointly with 12th Symposium on the Urban Environment, Toulouse, France, 20 July 2015 - 24 July 2015, http://www.meteo.fr/icuc9/LongAbstracts/ucp12-2-1521119_a.pdf

Nazarian N; Kleissl J, 2014, 'Effects of Non-Uniform Wall Heating on Thermal and Momentum Fields in a 3-Dimensional Urban Environment', in AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts, SAO/NASA Astrophysics Data System, San Francisco, USA, pp. B13I-0316 - B13I-0316, presented at American Geophysical Union, Fall Meeting 2014, San Francisco, USA, http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2014AGUFM.B13I0316N

Gunathilak G; Prasannakumar A; Nazarian N; Naeimi H, 2013, 'A generalized event driven framework for building occupancy', in Simulation Series, pp. 195 - 198

Theses / Dissertations

Nazarian N, 2015, Implications of Three-Dimensional Urban Heating on Fluid Flow and Dispersion, University of California San Diego, Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, University of California San Diego, https://escholarship.org/uc/item/2zt417cz#author

Conference Abstracts

Nazarian N; Kleissl J, 2011, 'CFD simulation of Urban Environment to study building energy and Urban Heat Island (UHI) implications', in APS Division of Fluid Dynamics Meeting Abstracts, SAO/NASA Astrophysics Data System, pp. G5.008 - G5.008, presented at APS Division of Fluid Dynamics (Fall) 2012, http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2012APS..DFD.G5008N


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