Research Output 1995 2018

2018

Perceptions of thermal comfort in heatwave and non-heatwave conditions in Melbourne, Australia

Lam, C., Gallant, A. & Tapper, N. 2018 In : Urban Climate. 23, p. 204-218 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Seasonal, interannual and decadal drivers of tree and grass productivity in an Australian tropical savanna

Moore, C. E., Beringer, J., Donohue, R. J., Evans, B., Exbrayat, J. F., Hutley, L. B. & Tapper, N. J. 2018 In : Global Change Biology. 24, 6, p. 2530-2544 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sustainable urban systems: Co-design and framing for transformation

Webb, R., Bai, X., Smith, M. S., Costanza, R., Griggs, D., Moglia, M., Neuman, M., Newman, P., Newton, P., Norman, B., Ryan, C., Schandl, H., Steffen, W., Tapper, N. & Thomson, G. 2018 In : Ambio. 47, p. 57-77 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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The cooling effect of irrigation on urban microclimate during heatwave conditions

Broadbent, A. M., Coutts, A. M., Tapper, N. J. & Demuzere, M. 2018 In : Urban Climate. 23, p. 309-329 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Visitors’ perception of thermal comfort during extreme heat events at the Royal Botanic Garden Melbourne

Lam, C. K. C., Loughnan, M. & Tapper, N. 2018 In : International Journal of Biometeorology. 62, 1, p. 97-112 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2017

Sources and pathways of dust during the Australian “Millennium Drought” decade

O'Loingsigh, T., Chubb, T., Baddock, M., Kelly, T., Tapper, N. J., De Deckker, P. & McTainsh, G. 27 Jan 2017 In : Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres. 122, 2, p. 1246-1260 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The microscale cooling effects of water sensitive urban design and irrigation in a suburban environment

Broadbent, A. M., Coutts, A. M., Tapper, N. J., Demuzere, M. & Beringer, J. 5 Sep 2017 (Accepted/In press) In : Theoretical and Applied Climatology. p. 1-23 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The variable impact of ENSO events on regional dengue/DHF in Indonesia

Arcari, P. & Tapper, N. 1 Jan 2017 In : Singapore Journal of Tropical Geography. 38, 1, p. 5-24 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tree-grass phenology information improves light use efficiency modelling of gross primary productivity for an Australian tropical savanna

Moore, C., Beringer, J., Evans, B., Hutley, L. B. & Tapper, N. 10 Jan 2017 In : Biogeosciences. 14, 1, p. 111-129 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Variability of soil moisture proxies and hot days across the climate regimes of Australia

Holmes, A., Rudiger, C., Mueller, B., Hirschi, M. & Tapper, N. 28 Jul 2017 In : Geophysical Research Letters. 44, 14, p. 7265-7275 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2016

An introduction to the Australian and New Zealand flux tower network - OzFlux

Beringer, J. , Hutley, L. B. , McHugh, I. , Arndt, S. K. , Campbell, D. , Cleugh, H. A. , Cleverly, J. , De Dios, V. R. , Eamus, D. , Evans, B. , Ewenz, C. , Grace, P. , Griebel, A. , Haverd, V. , Hinko-Najera, N. , Huete, A. , Isaac, P. , Kanniah, K. , Leuning, R. , Liddell, M. J. & 18 others MacFarlane, C., Meyer, W., Moore, C., Pendall, E., Phillips, A., Phillips, R. L., Prober, S. M., Restrepo-Coupe, N., Rutledge, S., Schroder, I., Silberstein, R., Southall, P., Yee, M. S., Tapper, N. J., Van Gorsel, E., Vote, C., Walker, J. & Wardlaw, T. 31 Oct 2016 In : Biogeosciences. 13, 21, p. 5895-5916 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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A spatio-temporal analysis on the forest fire occurrence in central Kalimantan, Indonesia

Lestari, A., Rumantir, G. & Tapper, N. 2016 PACIS 2016 Proceedings. Association for Information Systems, p. 1-13 13 p.

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

Open Access
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Building evidence that effective heat alert systems save lives in southeast Australia

Nicholls, N., Loughnan, M. E. & Tapper, N. J. 2016 2 p.Geneva Switzerland : World Meteorological Organization

Research output: Other contribution

Open Access
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Characterizing bacterial assemblages in sediments and aerosols at a dry lake bed in Australia using high-throughput sequencing

Munday, C., de Deckker, P., Tapper, N., O'Loingsigh, T. & Allison, G. 1 Dec 2016 In : Aerobiologia. 32, 4, p. 581-593 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Erratum to: temperature and human thermal comfort effects of street trees across three contrasting street canyon environments

Coutts, A. M., White, E. C., Tapper, N. J., Beringer, J. & Livesley, S. J. 1 Nov 2016 In : Theoretical and Applied Climatology. 126, 3-4, p. 815 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment / Debate

Estimation of forest surface fuel load using airborne LiDAR data

Chen, Y., Zhu, X., Yebra, M., Harris, S. & Tapper, N. 2016 PROCEEDINGS OF SPIE: Earth Resources and Environmental Remote Sensing/GIS Applications VII. Michel, U., Schulz, K., Ehlers, M., Nikolakopoulos, K. G. & Civco, D. (eds.). Bellingham WA USA: SPIE, Vol. 10005, 7 p. 100050H. (Proceedings of SPIE; vol. 10005)

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

Local soil moisture product improves Australian heatwave simulation

Jacobs, S., Gallant, A. & Tapper, N. Mar 2016 Urban Climate News, 59, p. 13-18 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

Open Access
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Strata-based forest fuel classification for wild fire hazard assessment using terrestrial LiDAR

Chen, Y., Zhu, X., Yebra, M., Harris, S. & Tapper, N. 1 Oct 2016 In : Journal of Applied Remote Sensing. 10, 4, 16 p., 046025

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Temperature and human thermal comfort effects of street trees across three contrasting street canyon environments

Coutts, A. M., White, E. C., Tapper, N. J., Beringer, J. & Livesley, S. J. Apr 2016 In : Theoretical and Applied Climatology. 124, 1-2, p. 55-68 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The contribution of trees and grasses to productivity of an Australian tropical savanna

Moore, C. E., Beringer, J., Evans, B., Hutley, L. B., McHugh, I. & Tapper, N. 26 Apr 2016 In : Biogeosciences. 13, 8, p. 2387-2403 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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The influence of increasing tree cover on mean radiant temperature across a mixed development suburb in Adelaide, Australia

Thom, J. K., Coutts, A. M., Broadbent, A. M. & Tapper, N. J. 1 Dec 2016 In : Urban Forestry and Urban Greening. 20, p. 233-242 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Thermal infrared remote sensing of urban heat: hotspots, vegetation, and an assessment of techniques for use in urban planning

Coutts, A. M., Harris, R. J., Phan, T., Livesley, S. J., Williams, N. S. G. & Tapper, N. J. 1 Dec 2016 In : Remote Sensing of Environment. 186, p. 637-651 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Weekly cycles in peak time temperatures and urban heat island intensity

Earl, N., Simmonds, I. & Tapper, N. 1 Jul 2016 In : Environmental Research Letters. 11, 7, 10 p., 074003

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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2015

Correction of dust event frequency from MODIS Quick-Look imagery using in-situ aerosol measurements over the Lake Eyre Basin, Australia

O'Loingsigh, T., Mitchell, R. M., Campbell, S. K., Drake, N. A., McTainsh, G. H., Tapper, N. J. & Dunkerley, D. L. 2015 In : Remote Sensing of Environment. 169, p. 222-231 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fire in Australian savannas: From leaf to landscape

Beringer, J. , Hutley, L. B. , Abramson, D. , Arndt, S. K. , Briggs, P. , Bristow, M. , Canadell, J. G. , Cernusak, L. A. , Eamus, D. , Edwards, A. C. , Evans, B. J. , Fest, B. , Goergen, K. , Grover, S. P. , Hacker, J. , Haverd, V. , Kanniah, K. , Livesley, S. J. , Lynch, A. , Maier, S. & 6 others Moore, C., Raupach, M., Russell-Smith, J., Scheiter, S., Tapper, N. J. & Uotila, P. 2015 In : Global Change Biology. 21, 1, p. 62-81 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Forestry under climate change. Is time a tool for sustainable forest management?

D'Aprile, F., Tapper, N. & Marchetti, M. 2015 In : Open Journal of Forestry. 5, 4, p. 329-336 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

The relationship between housing and heat wave resilience in older people

Loughnan, M. E., Carroll, M. & Tapper, N. J. 2015 In : International Journal of Biometeorology. 59, 9, p. 1291 - 1298 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Urban populations' vulnerability to climate extremes: mitigating urban heat through technology and water-sensitive urban design

Tapper, N., Coutts, A., Loughnan, M. & Pankhania, D. 2015 Low Carbon Cities: Transforming Urban Systems. Lehmann, S. (ed.). Abingdon UK: Routledge, p. 361-374 14 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (Book)

Using meteorological observer data to compare wind erosion during two great droughts in eastern Australia; the World War II Drought (1937-1946) and the Millennium Drought (2001-2010)

O'Loingsigh, T., McTainsh, G. H., Parsons, K., Strong, C. L., Shinkfield, P. & Tapper, N. J. 2015 In : Earth Surface Processes and Landforms. 40, 1, p. 123-130 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

2014

Can a spatial index of heat-related vulnerability predict emergency service demand in Australian capital cities?

Loughnan, M. E., Tapper, N. J., Phan, T. & McInnes, J. A. 2014 In : International Journal of Emergency Services. 3, 1, p. 6 - 33 28 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Characterisation of the major dust storm that traversed over eastern Australia in September 2009; a multidisciplinary approach

De Deckker, P., Munday, C. I., Brocks, J. J., O'Loingsigh, T., Allison, G. E., Hope, J., Norman, M. D., Stuut, J-B. W., Tapper, N. J. & van der Kaars, S. 1 Dec 2014 In : Aeolian Research. 15, p. 133-149 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Identifying vulnerable populations in subtropical Brisbane, Australia: A guide for heatwave preparedness and health promotion

Loughnan, M. E., Tapper, N. J. & Phan, T. H. T. 2014 In : ISRN Epidemiology. 2014, p. 1 - 12 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Learning from our older people: pilot study findings on responding to heat

Loughnan, M. E., Carroll, M. & Tapper, N. J. 2014 In : Australasian Journal on Ageing. 33, 4, p. 271 - 277 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Performance of a mobile car platform for mean wind and turbulence measurements

Belusic, D., Lenschow, D. H. & Tapper, N. J. 2014 In : Atmospheric Measurement Techniques. 7, 6, p. 1825 - 1837 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

The Dust Storm Index (DSI): a method for monitoring broadscale wind erosion using meteorological records

O'Loingsigh, T., McTainsh, G. H., Tews, E. K., Strong, C. L., Leys, J. F., Shinkfield, P. & Tapper, N. J. 2014 In : Aeolian Research. 12, p. 29 - 40 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
2013

An exploration of temperature metrics for further developing the heat-health weather warning system in Hong Kong

Lam, C. K. C., Loughnan, M. E. & Tapper, N. J. 2013 In : ISRN Atmospheric Sciences. 2013, p. 1 - 9 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Assessing practical measures to reduce urban heat: Green and cool roofs

Coutts, A. M., Daly, E., Beringer, J. & Tapper, N. J. 2013 In : Building and Environment. 70, December, p. 266 - 276 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Carbon and water exchange of the world's tallest angiosperm forest

Kilinc, M., Beringer, J., Hutley, L. B., Tapper, N. J. & McGuire, D. A. 2013 In : Agricultural and Forest Meteorology. 182-183, p. 215 - 224 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Remotely sensed thermal pollution and its relationship with energy consumption and industry in a rapidly urbanizing Chinese city

Zhao, X., Jiang, H., Wang, H., Zhao, J., Qiu, Q., Tapper, N. J. & Hua, L. 2013 In : Energy Policy. 57, p. 398 - 406 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Stormwater Management in a Water Sensitive City: Blueprint 2013

Wong, T. H. F., Allen, R. A., Brown, R. R., Deletic, A., Gangadharan, L., Gernjak, W., Jakob, C., Reeder, M. J., Tapper, N. J. & Walsh, C. J. 2013 Australia: The Centre for Water Sensitive Cities. 84 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

The March 2009 dust event in Saudi Arabia: Precursor and supportive environment

Alharbi, B., Maghrabi, A. & Tapper, N. J. 2013 In : Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society. 94, 4, p. 515 - 528 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle