Research Screening Committee Meeting
May 26, 2000

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Research Screening Committee Meeting

Action


ACTION OF THE RESEARCH SCREENING COMMITTEE MEETING

Air Resources Board
First Floor Conference Room
2020 L Street
Sacramento, CA 95814

May 26, 2000

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS

1.

"Improvement of Emissions Inventories for Industrial Coatings and Thinning and Cleanup Solvents," RFP No. 00-3
-- Approved, to be Released Mid June
INTERAGENCY PROPOSALS

2.

"Economic Value of Hospitalizations Associated with Particulate and Ozone Air Pollution," San Diego State University, $249,230, Proposal No. 2451-214 -- Approved

3.

"Determination of the Contributions of Light-Duty and Heavy-Duty Vehicle Emissions to Ambient Particles in California," University of California, Riverside, $200,653, Proposal No. 2452-214 -- Withdrawn

4.

"Studies of the Atmospheric Chemistry of Volatile Organic Compounds and their Atmospheric Reaction Products," University of California, Riverside, $299,987, Proposal No. 2453-214 -- Approved
FINAL REPORTS

5.

"Energy Efficient, Ultra-Low NOx Industrial Gas Burners," University of California, Irvine, $225,000, Contract
No. 95-310 -- Approved

6.

"The Assessment of the Effectiveness of Room Enclosures with Ventilation Systems in Reducing Risk at Dry Cleaning Facilities Using Perchloroethylene," AVES, an Affiliate of ATC Associates, Inc., $130,477, Contract
No. 96-324 -- Approved

7.

"The Health Impact of Nitric Oxide: Effects on Lung Function, Cellular and Biochemical Processes in Healthy Humans," University of California, San Francisco, $32,880, Contract No. 97-329 -- Deferred to the July 20 Research Screening Committee Meeting

8.

"Determination of the Horizontal Diffusion Coefficient for Use in the SARMAP Air Quality Model," Earth Tech, Inc. $94,352, Contract No. 96-314 -- Approved

9.

"Aircraft Sampling to Determine Atmospheric Concentrations and Size Distributions of Particulate Matter and Other Pollutants Over the South Coast Air Basin," California Institute of Technology, $199,663,
Contract No. 96-315 -- Approved

10.

"Investigation of Atmospheric Reactivities of Selected Consumer Product VOCs," University of California, Riverside / CE-CERT, Contract No. 95-308, $229,754, and Contract No. 92-329, $106,699 -- Approved

11.

"Improvement of Speciation Profiles for Aerosol Coatings," California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, $28,885, Contract No. 98-306 -- Approved

12.

"Improving the Accuracy of Mixing Depth Predictions from the Mesoscale Meteorological Model MM5,"
MCNC-Environmental Programs, $92,481, Contract No. 96-319 -- Approved

13.

"Air Quality Impacts Associated with Economic Market Potential for distributed Generation in California," Distributed Utility Associates, $98,960, Contract No. 97-326 -- Rejected

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