Cross-chapter box on heat stress and heat waves: Climate change 2014: impacts, adaptation, and vulnerability. Part A: Global and sectoral aspects. Contribution of Working Group II to the Fifth Assessment Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapter


  • Lennart Olsson
  • Dave Chadee
  • Ove Hoegh-Guldberg
  • Michael Oppenheimer
  • John Porter
  • Hans-Ove Pörtner
  • David Satterthwaite
  • Kirk R. Smith
  • Maria Isabel Travasso
  • Petra Tshakert
External organisations
  • St. Augustine Campus, University of the West Indies
  • University of Queensland
  • Princeton University
  • University of Copenhagen
  • Alfred-Wegener Institute for Polar and Marine Research, Potsdam
  • Pennsylvania State University
  • International institute for Environment and Development, IIED
  • University of California, Berkeley
  • National Institute of Agricultural Technology (INTA)
Research areas and keywords

Subject classification (UKÄ) – MANDATORY

  • Social Sciences Interdisciplinary
  • Earth and Related Environmental Sciences
  • Health Sciences
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationClimate Change 2014: Impacts, Adaptation, and Vulnerability. Part A: Global and SectoralAspects.
Editors C. Field, V. Barros, D. Dokken, K. Mach, M. Mastrandrea, T. Bilir, M. Chatterjee , K. Ebi , Y. Estrada, R. Genova, B. Girma, E. Kissel , A. Levy , S. MacCracken , P. Mastrandrea , L. White
PublisherCambride University Press, Cambridge
Number of pages3
ISBN (Electronic)9781107641655
Publication statusPublished - 2014
Publication categoryResearch