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  • Local traffic contribution to black carbon horizontal and vertical profiles in compact urban areas 

    Benavides, Jaime; Guevara, Marc; Jorba Casellas, Oriol (Barcelona Supercomputing Center, 2019-05-07)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    Urban air pollution is characterized by strong spatial gradients produced by the presence of heavily trafficked streets. Given the negative health effects of air pollution, decision makers are implementing policies to ...
  • Testing simple models for street wind conditions in Barcelona 

    Benavides, Jaime; Jorba Casellas, Oriol; Soret, Albert; Guevara, Marc (Barcelona Supercomputing Center, 2017-05-04)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    Street wind speed and direction drive models to estimate air quality levels at street scale. In this study, simple models are combined with a mesoscale meteorological model to provide wind conditions at street level. Then, ...