Complex Urban Systems for Sustainability and Health





Milner, J., Hamilton, I., Woodcock, J., Williams, M., Davies, M., Wilkinson, P., & Haines, A. (2020). Health benefits of policies to reduce carbon emissions. Bmj, 368. https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.l6758

Zimmermann, N., Symonds, P., Dianati, K., Baghaei Lakeh, A., Robertson, L., Wilkinson, P., & Davies, M. (2020). A participatory process for modelling green infrastructure implementation in London. SALUS Journal. https://discovery.ucl.ac.uk/id/eprint/10091476/

Ibbetson, A., Symonds, P., & Hutchinson, E. (2020). Data to support small area health impact modelling of air pollution in the United Kingdom. Data in brief, 29, 105148. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.dib.2020.105148

Murage, P., Kovats, S., Sarran, C., Taylor, J., McInnes, R., & Hajat, S. (2020). What individual and neighbourhood-level factors increase the risk of heat-related mortality? A case-crossover study of over 185,000 deaths in London using high-resolution climate datasets. Environment international, 134, 105292. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.envint.2019.105292

Pineo, H., Audia, C., Black, D., French, M., Gemmell, E., Lovasi, G. S., ... & Siri, J. (2020). Building a Methodological Foundation for Impactful Urban Planetary Health Science. Journal of Urban Health, 1-11. https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s11524-020-00463-5

Ferguson, L., Taylor, J., Davies, M., Shrubsole, C., Symonds, P., & Dimitroulopoulou, S. (2020). Exposure to indoor air pollution across socio-economic groups in high-income countries: A scoping review of the literature and a modelling methodology. Environment International, 143, 105748. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.envint.2020.105748

Pineo, H. (2020). Towards healthy urbanism: inclusive, equitable and sustainable (THRIVES)–an urban design and planning framework from theory to praxis. Cities & health, 1-19. https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/23748834.2020.1769527

Pineo, H., Moore, G., & Braithwaite, I. (2020). Incorporating practitioner knowledge to test and improve a new conceptual framework for healthy urban design and planning. Cities & Health, 1-16. https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/23748834.2020.1773035

Niu, Y., Gao, Y., Yang, J., Qi, L., Xue, T., Guo, M., ... & Liu, Q. (2020). Short-term effect of apparent temperature on daily emergency visits for mental and behavioral disorders in Beijing, China: A time-series study. Science of The Total Environment, 139040. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2020.139040

Hale, J., Hastings, J., West, R., Lefevre, C. E., Direito, A., Bohlen, L. C., ... & Michie, S. (2020). An ontology-based modelling system (OBMS) for representing behaviour change theories applied to 76 theories. Wellcome Open Research, 5(177), 177. https://wellcomeopenresearch.org/articles/5-177


Watts, N., Amann, M., Arnell, N., Ayeb-Karlsson, S., Belesova, K., Boykoff, M., ... & Chambers, J. (2019). The 2019 report of The Lancet Countdown on health and climate change: ensuring that the health of a child born today is not defined by a changing climate. The Lancet, 394(10211), 1836-1878. https://link.springer.com/content/pdf/10.1186/s12992-020-00554-7.pdf

Dianati, K., Zimmermann, N., Milner, J., Muindi, K., Ezeh, A., Chege, M., ... & Davies, M. (2019). Household air pollution in Nairobi's slums: A long-term policy evaluation using participatory system dynamics. Science of the Total Environment, 660, 1108-1134. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.12.430

Li, X., Taylor, J., & Symonds, P. (2019). Indoor overheating and mitigation of converted lofts in London, UK. Building Services Engineering Research and Technology, 40(4), 409-425. https://doi.org/10.1177%2F0143624419842044

Petrou, G., Symonds, P., Mavrogianni, A., Mylona, A., & Davies, M. (2019). The summer indoor temperatures of the English housing stock: Exploring the influence of dwelling and household characteristics. Building Services Engineering Research and Technology, 40(4), 492-511. https://doi.org/10.1177%2F0143624419847621

Sanchez-Guevara, C., Peiró, M. N., Taylor, J., Mavrogianni, A., & González, J. N. (2019). Assessing population vulnerability towards summer energy poverty: Case studies of Madrid and London. Energy and Buildings, 190, 132-143. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.enbuild.2019.02.024  

Symonds, P., Rees, D., Daraktchieva, Z., McColl, N., Bradley, J., Hamilton, I., & Davies, M. (2019). Home energy efficiency and radon: An observational study. Indoor air, 29(5), 854-864. https://doi.org/10.1111/ina.12575  

Taylor, J., Shrubsole, C., Symonds, P., Mackenzie, I., & Davies, M. (2019). Application of an indoor air pollution metamodel to a spatially-distributed housing stock. Science of The Total Environment, 667, 390-399. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2019.02.341

Symonds, P., Hutchinson, E., Ibbetson, A., Taylor, J., Milner, J., Chalabi, Z., ... & Wilkinson, P. (2019). MicroEnv: A microsimulation model for quantifying the impacts of environmental policies on population health and health inequalities. Science of the Total Environment, 697, 134105. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2019.134105

Pineo, H., Zimmermann, N., & Davies, M. (2019). Leveraging the Urban Planning System to Shape Healthy Cities. Urban health.

Zimmermann, N., Turcu, C., & Crane, M. (2019, July). Transforming thinking to address climate change in cities: The missing organisational perspective. EGOS-European Group for Organizational Studies. 

Espinosa, A. V., Symonds, P., & Petrou, G. Modelling the Influence of Layout on Overheating Risk of London Flats. http://www.ibpsa.org/proceedings/BS2019/BS2019_210891.pdf


Zimmermann, N., Symonds, P., Davies, M., Wilkinson, P., Dianati, K., Taylor, J., & Milner, J. (2018). Urban systems complexity in sustainability and health: an interdisciplinary modelling study. The Lancet Planetary Health, 2, S21. https://doi.org/10.1016/S2542-5196(18)30106-2  

Belesova, K., Hale, J., Aplin, J., Baghaei Lakeh, A., Davies, M., Dianati, K., ... & Taylor, J. (2018, October). Complex Urban Systems for Sustainability and Health: A structured approach to support the development and implementation of city policies for population and planetary health. WHO. https://discovery.ucl.ac.uk/id/eprint/10063088/