Conference Presentations and Proceedings

Moore R , Klepeis NE, Dhaliwal N, Buchting F, Lee J. “Measuring Particulates in Tribally-Owned Casinos: Feedback for Smoke-Free Policy Improvement,” Tobacco Control, Research, and Education: Joining Forces to Address New Challenges, Tobacco Related Disease Research Program (TRDRP) of California, Sacramento, CA, October 27– 29, 2015.

Matt GE, Quintana PJE, Hoh E, Chowdhury Z, Theweny TS, Nguyen AV, Zakarian JM, Watanabe K, Buchting FO, Klepeis NE, Dhaliwal N, Hovell MF. “Toward Smoke-Free Casinos: The Win-River Experience”. Presented at Tobacco Control, Research, and Education: Joining Forces to Address New Challenges (TRDRP conference), Sacramento, CA; October 27 - 29, 2015.

Klepeis NE, Moore R, Dhaliwal N, Buchting F, Lee J. “Promoting Smoke-Free Air In Casinos: Results of Intensive Fine Particle Monitoring at Four California Tribal Casinos,” 25th Annual Meeting of the International Society of Exposure Science, Exposures in an Evolving Environment , Henderson, NV, October 18 – October 22, 2015.

Ott W, Klepeis NE, Acevedo-Bolton V, Cheng KC, Jiang R, Dhaliwal N, Hildeman LM “Decreases in Indoor Fine and Ultrafine Particle Concentrations in a Large Tribal Casino After a Smoking Ban,” 25th Annual Meeting of the International Society of Exposure Science, Exposures in an Evolving Environment , Henderson, NV, October 18 – October 22, 2015.

Logue JM, Klepeis NE, Singer BC, Lunden M, “Transformation of Ambient PM2.5 in the Residential Housing Stock,” 25th Annual Meeting of the International Society of Exposure Science, Exposures in an Evolving Environment , Henderson, NV, October 18 – October 22, 2015.

Quintana P, Matt GE, Hoh E, Zakarian J, Destaillats H, Dhaliwal N, Chowdhury Z, Watanabe K, Sleiman M, Gundel L, Russell ML , Theweny T, Arceo J, Muniz M, Flores V, Klepeis NE, “Thirdhand Tobacco Smoke Pollutants in a Casino Measured Before and After Smoke-Free Status”, 25th Annual Meeting of the International Society of Exposure Science, Exposures in an Evolving Environment , Henderson, NV, October 18 – October 22, 2015.

Chowdhury Z, Nguyen A, Quintana P , Matt GE, Hoh E, Dhaliwal N, Klepeis NE , Zakarian J, Nguyen KT, Longitudinal Fine and Ultrafine Air Pollution Measurements in a Large Casino Taken Before and After a Smoking Ban,” 25th Annual Meeting of the International Society of Exposure Science, Exposures in an Evolving Environment , Henderson, NV, October 18 – October 22, 2015.

Berardi V., M.Hovell, R. Carretero, S. Hughes, J. Belletiere, N. Klepeis, S. Obayashi, J.Jones, S. Liles, M. Boman-Davis, B. Nguyen.  Big Data in Practice: A Health-Based Intervention. Big Data Science at SDSU Lightning Talks and Forums, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA, March 7, 2015.

Hovell M., S. Hughes, V.Berardi, J. Belletiere, N. Klepeis, S. Obayashi, J.Jones, S. Liles, M. Boman-Davis.  Real Time Measures & Interventions: Setting the Stage for Engineering Human Behavior. Big Data Science at SDSU Lightning Talks and Forums, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA, March 7, 2015. 

Moore RS, Klepeis NE, Dhaliwal N, Buchting FO, Lee JP, "Working with California Tribes to Measure Particulates in Casinos," Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco, Seattle, WA, February 5-8, 2014.

Dacunto PJ, Acevedo-Bolton V, Cheng KC, Jiang RT, Klepeis NE, Repace J, Ott WR, Hildemann LM. “Identifying Secondhand Smoke in Indoor Settings: A Logistic Regression Model,” 22nd Annual Meeting of the International Society of Exposure Science , Lessons Learned: Contributions of Exposure Science to Environmental and Occupational Health, Seattle, WA, October 28 – November 1, 2012.

Klepeis NE. “Tobacco Smoke Transfer in Multi-Unit Housing: Mechanisms and Measurements”, Breathe, California Conference 2012, Session 4: Tobacco Issues.
New findings on the effects of tobacco smoking and new strategies in smoking cessation efforts, Long Beach, CA (Renaissance Hotel), April 27, 2012.

Klepeis NE, “Tobacco Smoke Monitoring in Multi-Unit Housing”, Symposium on Tobacco Smoke in Multi-Unit Housing, Children's Hospital, 4650 Sunset Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA, Speakers: Jonathan Samet, Jonathan Winickoff, Neil Klepeis, Linda Aragon, Michael Ong, Sponsored by Los Angeles County Department of Public Health, November 16, 2011.

Klepeis NE. “Outdoor Tobacco Smoke Exposure in Different Microenvironments.” Americans for Nonsmokers' Rights Foundation, Clearing the Air Institute, Stanford Sierra Camp, South Lake Tahoe, September 25 - 28, 2011.

Klepeis NE, Acevedo-Bolton V, Jiang RT, Cheng KC, Ott WR, Repace JL, Hildeman LM, “Worker And Patron PM2.5 Exposures in a California Casino With Smoking,” Platform Presentation at the 12th International Conference on Indoor Air Quality & Climate (Indoor Air 2011) , Austin, TX, June 5-10, 2011.

Lobscheid AB, Klepeis NE, Singer BC. “Modeling Population Exposures to Pollutants Emitted from Natural Gas Cooking Burners,” Platform Presentation at the 12th International Conference on Indoor Air Quality & Climate (Indoor Air 2011), Austin, TX, June 5-10, 2011.

Cheng KC, Acevedo-Bolton V, Jiang RT, Klepeis NE, Ott WR, Hildemann LM. “Association of Turbulent Diffusion Coefficient with Air Change Rate in Naturally Ventilated Residences” Presented at the 12th international conference on Indoor Air Quality and Climate, Austin, TX, June 5-10, 2011.

Dacunto PJ, Jiang RT, Acevedo-Bolton V, Cheng KC, Klepeis NE, Repace JL, Ott WR, Hildemann LM, “Calibration Factors for Measuring PM2.5 Concentrations from Multiple Indoor Sources with a Real-time Particle Monitor,” Platform Presentation at the 12th International Conference on Indoor Air Quality & Climate (Indoor Air 2011), Austin, TX, June 5-10, 2011.

Ott WR, Acevedo-Bolton V, Wallace LA, Cheng KC, Jiang RT, Klepeis NE, Dacunto PJ, Repace JL, Hildeman LM. “Simultaneous Measurement of Ultrafine Particles (UFP) and Fine Particle Mass Concentration (PM-2.5) Indoors in Two Large Gaming Casinos with Smoking,” Platform Presentation at the 12th International Conference on Indoor Air Quality & Climate (Indoor Air 2011), Austin, TX, June 5-10, 2011.

Repace JL, Jiang RT, Acevedo-Bolton V, Cheng K-C, Klepeis NE, Ott WR, and Hildemann LM. “PM2.5 and Secondhand Smoke in 94 casinos.” Platform Presentation at the 12th International Society for Indoor Air Quality and Climate (Indoor Air 2011), Austin, TX, June 5-10, 2011.

Acevedo-Bolton V, Ott WR, Cheng KC, Jiang RT, Klepeis NE, Hildeman LM. “Indoor Exposure to PM2.5 in Close Proximity to a Smoker,” Platform Presentation at the 12th International Conference on Indoor Air Quality & Climate (Indoor Air 2011), Austin, TX, June 5-10, 2011.

Ott WR, Acevedo-Bolton V, Cheng KC, Jiang RT, Klepeis NE, Hildemann LM. "Outdoor Fine and Ultrafine Particle Exposures Measured on the Sidewalks of Arterial Highways Compared with Exposures Caused by a Nearby Smoker," Platform Presentation at the International Society of Exposure Science (ISES) 2011 Annual Meeting, Symposium: Recent Advances in the Science of Measuring Exposure to Secondhand Smoke, Baltimore, MD, October 23-27, 2011.

Hildemann LM, Acevedo-Bolton V, Jiang RT, Cheng K-C, Klepeis NE, Repace JL, and Ott WR. “Measuring Human Exposure to Pollutants from Secondhand Smoke”, Poster Presentation at the 9th Scientific Symposium of Flight Attendant Medical Research Institute (FAMRI), Miami FL, May 3-5, 2010.

Jiang RT, Cheng KC, Acevedo-Bolton V, Klepeis NE, Repace JL, Ott WR, Hildemann LM. “Measurement of fine particles and smoking activity in a statewide survey of 36 California Indian Casinos,” Presented at Joint Conference of International Society of Exposure Science & International Society for Environmental Epidemiology (ISES-ISEE), Seoul, Korea, 2010.

Ott WR, Acevedo-Bolton V, Cheng KC, Jiang RT, Klepeis NE, Hildemann LM. "Experiments Measuring the Exposure to Fine Particles in Everyday Locations in Close Proximity to Sources," No. 15, SQ3.T3.250, Poster Presentation at the AAAR 2010 Specialty Conference, Air Pollution and Health: Bridging the Gap from Sources to Health Outcomes, San Diego, CA, March 22-26, 2010

Klepeis NE, “Using Air Monitoring Devices as a Catalyst for Smoke-Free Homes in Pregnancy”, Platform Presentation at the West Virginia Perinatal Summit, Charleston, WV, November 11, 2010.

Klepeis NE, Drake P, Alexander L, Baker C “Using computer simulation to reduce secondhand smoke exposure in children of low-Income families,” Platform Presentation at the 138th Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association (APHA), Denver, CO, November 10, 2010.

Hildemann LM, Acevedo-Bolton V, Jiang RT, Cheng KC, Klepeis NE, Repace JL, Ott WR. “Measuring Human Exposure to Pollutants from Secondhand Smoke,” Presented Poster at the 8th Scientific Symposium of the Flight Attendant Medical Research Institute (FAMRI), Boston, MA, May 11-13, 2009.

Jiang RT, Acevedo-Bolton V, Cheng KC, Klepeis NE, Ott WR, Hildemann LM. “Calibration Methodology for Real-Time PM Monitor: Effects of Combustion Sources and Relative Humidity,” Presented at American Association of Aerosol Research Conference, Minneapolis, MN, USA, 2009.

Acevedo-Bolton V, Ott WR, Cheng KC, Jiang RT, Klepeis NE, and Hildemann LM, “Personal Exposure to Fine Particles from Secondhand Smoke”, Presented at the American Association of Aerosol Research Conference, Minneapolis, MN, 2009.

Jiang R, Acevedo-Bolton V, Cheng KC, Ott W, Klepeis NE, and Hildemann L, “Monitoring of Indoor Fine Particulate Pollution from Secondhand Smoke in California Indian Casinos”, Presented at the American Association for Aerosol Research Annual Conference, Minneapolis, MN, 2009.

Acevedo-Bolton V, Cheng K, Jiang J, Ott W, Klepeis NE, and Hildemann LM, “The Effects of Proximity on Exposure: Examining the Uniform Mixing Assumption for a Point Source”, poster #2009-A-351-ISES presented at the International Society of Exposure Science Annual Meeting, Minneapolis, MN, 2009.

Acevedo-Bolton V, Klepeis NE, Jiang R, Cheng K, Ott WR, and Hildemann LM, “Employee and Patron Exposure to Pollutants in a Northern Californai Casino”, poster #2009-A-493-ISES, presented at the International Society of Exposure Science Annual Meeting, Minneapolis, MN 2009.

Jiang RT, Cheng KC, Acevedo-Bolton V, Klepeis NE, Ott WR, Hildemann LM. “Personal Exposure to Fine Particulate Matter Pollution from Secondhand Smoke in California Casinos,” Presented at the International Society of Exposure Science (ISES) Conference, Minneapolis, MN, USA, 2009.

Jiang RT, Acevedo-Bolton V, Cheng KC, Ott WR, Klepeis NE, Hildemann LM. “Evaluation and Calibration of Continuous Real-Time Particle Monitors for Fine Particle Exposure Analysis,” Presented at Joint Conference of International Society of Environmental Epidemiology & International Society of Exposure Analysis (ISEE-ISEA). Pasadena, CA, October, 2008.

Klepeis NE, Acevedo-Bolton V, Jiang R, Cheng KC, Ott WR, Hildemann L “Measuring and Modeling the Residential Proximity Effect: Investigating Localized Dispersion of Indoor Air Pollutants”, Presentation at the 18th International Society of Exposure Analysis (ISEA) Annual Conference, Pasadena, CA, October, 2008.

Hildemann L, Klepeis NE, Ott WR, Repace JL. Poster on “Exposure Measurements Can Reduce Tobacco Smoke Exposure Around the World,” 7th Annual Flight Attendant Medical Research Institute (FAMRI) Scientific Symposium, Boston, MA, May 2008.

Klepeis NE, Ott WR, Wallace LA, Repace JL, Switzer P. Poster Presentation: "Interrelating and Evaluating Real-Time Airborne Particle Monitors", Joint Meeting of the International Society of Exposure Analysis (ISEA) and the International Society of Environmental Epidemiology (ISEE); Paris, France; September 2006.

Switzer P, Klepeis NE, Ott WR. Oral Presentation and First Prize in Poster Contest: "Quantifying Human Exposure to Secondhand Tobacco Smoke," 5th Annual Flight Attendant Medical Research Institute (FAMRI) Scientific Symposium, Cambridge, MA, May 2006.

Ott WR, Klepeis NE, Switzer P. "Measuring and Modeling Exposure to Secondhand Smoke In Vehicles," Presentation at the 15th International Society of Exposure Analysis (ISEA) Annual Conference, Tuscon, AZ, October 30-November 3, 2005.

Switzer P, Ott WR, Klepeis NE. Poster Presentation: "Quantifying Human Exposure to Secondhand Tobacco Smoke," 4th Annual Flight Attendant Medical Institute (FAMRI) Scientific Symposium, Miami, FL, May 2005.

Klepeis NE, Ott WR, and Switzer P. "Human Exposure to Outdoor Secondhand Tobacco Smoke," Poster presentation at the 14th International Society of Exposure Analysis (ISEA) Annual Conference, Philadelphia, PA, October 17-21, 2004.

Ott WR, Klepeis NE, Rozenberg D, and Switzer P. "Continuous Measurements of Indoor-Outdoor Particular Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbon (PPAH) Concentrations in Seven Homes with Application to Indoor Mass-Balance Model Parameters and Prediction Error," Platform presentation at the 14th International Society of Exposure Analysis (ISEA) Annual Conference, Philadelphia, PA, October 17-21, 2004.

Klepeis NE, Switzer P, Ott WR. "Development of Averaging Time Models for Particulate Air Pollutants," Poster presentation at ISEA/ISEE Joint Conference, Vancouver, BC, August 11-15 2002.

Klepeis NE and Nazaroff WW. "Characterizing Size-Specific Environmental Tobacco Smoke Particle Emissions," 9th Annual Conference on Indoor Air Quality and Climate, Indoor Air 2002, Monterey, CA, June 30-July 5, 2002.

Klepeis, NE and Nazaroff WW. "Determining Size-Resolved Particle Emission Profiles for Sources of Environmental Tobacco Smoke," PM-2000: Particulate Matter and Health, The Scientific Basis for Regulatory Decision-Making Specialty Conference and Exhibition. Charleston, SC, January 24, 2000.

Klepeis, NE and Nazaroff WW. "Simulating Indoor Concentrations of Size-Resolved Particles: Emission Factors and Deposition Rates for ETS," 10th Annual Conference of the International Society of Exposure Analysis. October 24, 2000.

Repace JL, Ott WR, Klepeis NE. "Mathematical Models for Predicting Indoor Environmental Tobacco Smoke (ETS) Concentrations: A Review." 10th Annual Conference of the International Society of Exposure Analysis. October 24, 2000.

Ott WR, SwitzerP, Klepeis NE. "Determining Particle Emission Source Strengths for Common Residential Indoor Sources Using Real-Time Measurements and Piecewise Continuous Solutions to the Mass Balance Equation." 10th Annual Conference of the International Society of Exposure Analysis. October 24, 2000.

Ott WR, Switzer P, Klepeis NE. "Relationship Between Observed Fireplace Plume Activity in Residential Neighborhoods and Indoor-Outdoor Real-Time Particulate Aromatic Hydrocarbon (PPAH) Concentrations." 10th Annual Conference of the International Society of Exposure Analysis. October 24, 2000.

Ott WR, Wallace LA, Klepeis NE, Switzer P, Mage E, Lioy P. "Research Directions in Predicting Personal Exposure Distributions to Particles (PM-10) Using a Random Component Superposition (RCS) Model." 10th Annual Conference of the International Society of Exposure Analysis. October, 24, 2000.

Klepeis NE, Apte M, Gundel L, Nazaroff WW, Sextro R. "Characterizing ETS Emissions From Cigars: Chamber Measurements of Nicotine, Particle Mass, and Particle Size." Proceeding of the 8th International Conference on Indoor Air Quality and Climate -- Indoor Air '99, 1999.

Klepeis NE, Ott WR, Switzer P, Zelenka M, Huber A, Nelson W. "Air Pollutant Time Series Analysis: Outdoor Sources of Carbon Monoxide and Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons." Joint Meeting of the Society for Risk Analysis and the International Society of Exposure Analysis. New Orleans, August 12, 1996.

Klepeis NE, Ott WR, Switzer P, Zelenka M, Huber A, Nelson W. "Optimization of a Real-Time Indoor-Outdoor Air Quality Model of Carbon Monoxide and Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons." Joint Meeting of the Society for Risk Analysis and the International Society of Exposure Analysis. New Orleans, August 12, 1996.

Klepeis NE, Ott WR, Switzer P. "Total Human Exposure Model (THEM) for Respirable Suspended Particles (RSP)." Paper Presented at the 87th Annual Meeting of the Air and Waste Management Association: Cincinnati, OH, June 19, 1994.

Ott WR, Wilson NK, Klepeis NE, Switzer P. "Real-time Monitoring of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons and Respirable Suspended Particles from Environmental Tobacco Smoke in a Home." Paper Presented at the Air and Waste Management Symposium on Measurement of Toxic and Related Air Pollutants: Durham, NC, May 2-6, 1994.