Research Screening Committee Meeting
July 26, 2001

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Research Screening Committee

Notice of Public Meeting


Air Resources Board

Research Screening Committee

The Air Resources Board's Research Screening Committee will hold a public meeting at the time and place specified below to review and consider for approval one sole source proposal, four interagency proposals, one interim report, and two final reports. All of the above items for review and approval and any other matters that will be presented at the meeting are listed on the attached agenda. The presentation of the Strategic Plan for Research, 2001-2010 and the Planned Air Pollution Research, Fiscal Year 2001-2002 to the Air Resources Board is scheduled to begin at 12:00 p.m.

Date: July 26, 2001
Time: 9:30 a.m.
Place: Ramada Plaza Hotel
Lombard Room
1231 Market Street
San Francisco, CA 94103
If you have any questions regarding this meeting, please contact Bart E. Croes, P.E., Chief, Research Division, Air Resources Board, P.O. Box 2815, Sacramento, California 95812, (916) 323-4519,
This facility is accessible to persons with disabilities. If accommodation is needed, please contact Annmarie Mora at
(916) 323-1517 or telephone device for the deaf (TDD) (916) 324-9531 or (800) 700-8326 for TDD calls from outside the Sacramento area by July 18, 2001.
This notice and the advance agenda containing brief summaries of the items are available on the ARB Internet site at /research/rsc/rsc.htm. To obtain this document in an alternative format, please contact the ARB Americans with Disabilities Act Coordinator at (916) 323-4916, TDD (916) 324-9531, or (800) 700-8326 for TDD calls outside the Sacramento area.
Michael P. Kenny
Executive Officer
Date: July 13, 2001

State of California

Research Screening Committee
Ramada Plaza Hotel
Lombard Room
1231 Market Street
San Francisco, CA 94103

July 26, 2001
9:30 a.m.


Sole Source Proposals


"Vehicle-to-Grid Demonstration Project: Grid Regulation Ancillary Service with a Battery Electric Vehicle," AC Propulsion, Inc. $164,871, Proposal No. 2501-221

Steve Church

Interagency Proposal


"Impact of NOx Surface Reactions on the Formation of Particles, Ozone, and the Development of Control Strategy Options," University of California, Irvine, $400,003

William Vance


"Development and Evaluation of a Gas-Phase Atmospheric Reaction Mechanism for Low NOx Conditions," University of California Riverside, $79,884,
Proposal No. 2497-221

Dongmin Luo


"Source Apportionment of Fine and Ultrafine Particles in California," University of California, Davis, $315,000, Proposal No. 2500-221

Nehzat Motallebi


Correlation between Solid Content and Hiding as it Relates to Calculation of VOC Content in Architectural Coatings", California Polytechnic State University,
San Luis Obispo, $99,932, Proposal No. 2499-221

Ralph Propper

Interim Report


"Near Source Exposure to Crystalline Silica in California: Pilot Study," University of California, Davis, $249,970, Contract No. 98-348

Nehzat Motallebi

Final Reports


"Whole Ecosystem Measurements of Biogenic Hydrocarbon Emissions," University of California, Berkeley, $150,000, Contract No. 98-328

Ash Lashgari


"Historical Scale Biochemical Markers of Oxidant Injury and Exposure in Pine," University of California, Davis, $145,075, Contract No. 97-309

Tony VanCuren

Other Business
Joint Meeting with the Air Resources Board to Discuss:


Strategic Plan for Research, 2001-2010  


Planned Air Pollution Research Fiscal Year 2001-2002  
Action Update

Research Screening Committee