Research Screening Committee Meeting
December 9, 2002

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Research Screening Committee

Notice of Public Meeting


Air Resources Board

Research Screening Committee

The Air Resources Board's (ARB) Research Screening Committee will hold a public meeting at the time and places specified below to review and consider for approval one request for proposal, one contract augmentation, and three 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.

Date: December 9, 2002
Time: 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Place: Cal/EPA Headquarters Building
1001 I Street, Room 530
Sacramento, CA 95814
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 at (916) 323-4519 or
This facility is accessible to persons with disabilities. If accommodation is needed, please contact Emma Plasencia at (916) 323-1524 or telephone device for the deaf (TDD) (916) 324-9531 or (800) 700-8326 for TDD calls from outside the Sacramento area by September 24, 2002.
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
Dated: November 21, 2002

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State of California

Research Screening Committee
Cal/EPA Headquarters Building
1001 I Street, Conference Room 530
Sacramento, CA 95814

October 1, 2002
8:00 a.m.

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Location #2

South Coast Air Quality
Management District Headquarters
21865 East Copley Drive
Diamond Bar, CA 91765

Phone: (909) 396-2000

Location #3

University of California
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Environmental Engineering Program
633 Davis Hall
Berkeley, CA 94720

Phone: (510) 642-1040

Location #4

Center for Occupational and Environmental Health
San Francisco General Hospital
Building 30, Fifth Floor
1001 Potrero Avenue
San Francisco CA 94110

Phone: (415) 206-8325

Location #5

Ford Motor Company
Research Laboratory
REC R, Building R
2101 Village Road, Room 3327
Dearborn, Michigan 48121

Phone: (313) 845-8072

Location #6

California Polytechnic State University
Building 13, Room 108
1 Grand Avenue
San Luis Obispo, California 93407

Phone: (805) 756-1111

 State of California

Cal/EPA Headquarters Building
1001 I Street
Conference Room 530
Sacramento, California 95814

(916) 445-0753
(Multiple Locations)

December 9, 2002
8:00 a.m.


Minutes of Previous Meeting October 1, 2002

Sole Source Proposal


"Global Radiative Effect of Particulate Black Carbon: Comparison with Greenhouse Gases and Application to California Motor Vehicle Emissions," California Institute of Technology, $200,260, Proposal No. 2524-227
Contract Augmentation


"Source Apportionment of Fine and Ultrafine Particles in California: Tailpipe and Roadside Measurement of Ultrafine Particles," University of California, Davis,$114,907, Proposal No. 2525-227
Final Reports


"Characterization of the Composition of Personal, Indoor and Outdoor Particulate Exposures,"Harvard University, $434,929, Contract No. 98-330


"Quantification Methods for Identifying Emission Reductions Resulting from Seasonal and Episodic Public Education Programs," ESTC, $313,811, Contract No. 98-318


"Vehicle-to-Grid Demonstration Project: Grid Regulation Ancillary Service with a Battery Electric Vehicle," A. C. Propulsion, $164,677, Contract No. 01-313
Other Business


"Demonstration of the High Volume Collection System for Direct Measurement of Mass Emission Rates of Hydrocarbon Leaks," University of California, Berkeley, Contract No. 99-326, $109,000
Action Update

Research Screening Committee