William Gough

 
William Gough
Professor
Vice-Principal Academic and Dean
Environmental Science
Physics
ESCB
350
(416) 287-7027

Research Interests: 

Climate Change in the Eastern Arctic, Numerical ocean and climate modeling, Air Quality in southwestern Ontario, Climate of Toronto, Hurricanes and Climate Change, Climate Change Impact Assessment, Day-to-day temperature variability.

Awards: 

  • UTSC Faculty Teaching Award (1998)
  • SCSU Teaching Award (2004)
  • Canadian Association of Geographers Excellence in Teaching Award (2010)
  • Canadian Association of Geographers Ontario Division Service to Geography Award (2011)

Selected Publications: 

  • Jien, J. and W.A. Gough, 2012. Influences of Atlantic Hurricanes on Southern Ontario precipitation. Theoretical and Applied Climatology (in press).
  • Xie, C. and W.A. Gough, 2012. A simple thaw-freeze algorithm for multilayered soil using the Stefan equation. Permafrost Periglacial Processes (in revision, resubmitted).
  • Tam, B.Y., Gough, W.A., Edwards V., and L.J.S. Tsuji, 2012. The impact of climate change on the lifestyle and well-being of a First Nation community in the western James Bay region. The Canadian Geographer (in press).
  • Tam, B.Y., Gough, W.A., Edwards V., and L.J.S. Tsuji, 2012. Comparing seasonal and weather-related changes in behavior among urban Aboriginal participants, urban non-Aboriginal participants and rural Aboriginal participants. Population and Environment (accepted).
  • Tam, B.Y., Gough, W.A., Edwards V., and L.J.S. Tsuji, 2012. Comparing seasonal and weather-related changes in behavior among urban Aboriginal participants, urban non-Aboriginal participants and rural Aboriginal participants. Population and Environment (accepted).

For more publications see: http://www.scar.utoronto.ca/~gough/