2 weeks to go till the closing event of the iSCAPE project that will be held in Dublin on 8 November 2019. On the agenda a panel discussion on​ ​Passive Control Systems for Healthier Cities, moderated by ​Richard Baldauf, ​Senior Research Engineer, ​United States Environmental Protection Agency (USA)

The panel will be formed by:

  • Aonghus McNabola​, Associate Professor, Trinity College Dublin (Ireland)
  • Silvana Di Sabatino​, Professor, University of Bologna (Italy)
  • Stefan Greiving​, Professor, Technical University of Dortmund
  • Antonella Passani​, Partner, T6 Ecosystems (Italy)

About Richard Baldauf

Dr. Baldauf has over 20 years of experience conducting research on emissions, air quality impacts, and adverse health effects from exposures to air pollution emitted by transportation and industrial sources.  His research focuses on the development of policies and practices to mitigate air pollution emissions and impacts at local, urban, and global scales. His research has led to national emissions standards and best practices to mitigate air pollution impacts using urban development including built and green infrastructure.  He has a joint affiliation with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Office of Research & Development and the Office of Transportation & Air Quality where he has led cross-disciplinary research teams focusing on air quality measurements, air dispersion modeling, and sustainable transportation and urban development issues.  He also maintains Adjunct Professor appointments in the School of Engineering at North Carolina State University and Texas A&M University. Dr. Baldauf co-manages the U.S. EPA’s Mobile Source Emissions Research Laboratory and led the cross-agency Sustainable Transportation Initiative. He has published over 100 peer-review journal articles and several book chapters on these topics during his career at the EPA.


Date: 8 November 2019

Time: 08:30 – 17:30 followed by the reception


Venue: The Marrion Room, The Royal Dublin Society

Address: Merrion Road, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4, Ireland

How to get there? You can find directions here.


A draft of the agenda can be found here: iSCAPE FINAL EVENT Agenda (pdf, 130 KB) (UPDATED 24 October)


The event is targeted towards professionals from both the public and private sector, policy-makers, and researchers.


All participants are kindly asked to register online through this link by November 4, 2019. Due to the limited availability of seats, early registration is strongly recommended to ensure your participation. Participation in the event is free of charge. Please read our event attendee privacy notice carefully as it describes how we use and process your personal data provided to us through the online registration form in relation to your attendance to this event.


General queries about the project:


Local assistance:

Louise Dunne

Research Manager

UCD School of Architecture, Planning, and Environmental Policy

Email: louise.dunne@ucd.ie

Phone: +353 1 716 2673