New paper published!

We just had a new journal article published! It’s called “A Bicycle-Based Field Measurement System for the Study of Thermal Exposure in Cuyahoga County, Ohio, USA.”

The paper has all of the details on the design, testing, and use of the “weather bicycle” pictured below:UrCHIN2The paper is open access, and available in either HTML or PDF format from the International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health at


GreenCityBlueLake Article

Research by the Resilient Buildings Lab was recently featured on the Cleveland Museum of Natural History’s blog, GreenCityBlueLake.


Image from the weather bicycle which was used to gather data about the urban heat island effect in Cuyahoga County, Ohio.

Many thanks to Marc Lefkowitz for writing such a nice article! We appreciate the opportunity to share some of the ongoing work in Cuyahoga County related to the Resilient Cleveland initiative.