In this section we will include tools and methods developed in the iResponse project or used as part of the research.

* Prototype: iR_Wood_Tool (Citizen participation _ for wood burning for residential heating).

* Public Participation GIS (PPGIS): part of our research has been carried out by means of PPGIS using Maptionnaire


* Lopez-Aparicio, S., Vogt, M., Liu, L., Røen, H.V. (2016) Crowdsourcing to improve the estimate of wood burning emissions from residential heating. 10th International conference on Air Quality - Science and Application, MIlan, March 2016. PDF

* Barkved, L., Seifert-Dähnn I. (2016) Prospects and challenges of crowdsourcing for improved urban stormwater management. International Conference Urban E-Planning: Recent Developments, Emerging Issues and Future Challenges, Lisbon 31 March - 1 April 2016. PDF

* López-Aparicio, S., Vogt, M., Pierce, M., Liu, L., Kahila M., & Broberg, A. (2016). Crowdsourcing methods to support urban environmental research and clean air strategies. Presentation at the CIENS Urban Conference, Oslo, 13 October 2016. PDF

* Kahila-Tani, M. (2017) The iResponse Project: Social Responsible Crowdsourcing for Environmental Research and Decision-Making. Case: Effective urban planning. Presentation at the II International Conference on ‘URBAN e-PLANNING’, Lisbon, 20 – 21 April 2017. PDF

* Seifert-Dähnn. I, Barkved. L. et al. (2017) ICT-enabled learning experiences for improved urban stormwater management. Oral Presentation at the Embrace the Water Conference, Gothenburg, 12-14 June 2017. PDF

* Strandbakken, P., Throne-Holst, H. et al., (2017) Co-Creation through Crowdsourcing? - Consumer-citizens’ involvement in local environmental policy measures. Oral Presentation at the 13th Conference of the European Sociological Association, Athens, 29 Aug. - 1 Sept. 2017. PDF

* Lopez-Aparicio S. (2017) The iResponse Project _ New methods for understanding wood burning emissions. Presentation to a delegation of stakeholders from Poland. Kjeller 7 Sept. 2017. PDF

* Fossum, S. Lopez-Aparicio, Røen, H. (2017). Crowdsourcing wood consumption data for environmental research: the bootstrap design problem. Proceedings of EnviroInfo 2017 conference, 13-15 September 2017, Luxembourg. PDF

* Grossberndt S., Lopez-Aparicio S., Vogt M. (2017) Assessment of two citizen participation approaches for data collection in urban environmental research. Oral Presentation at the 14th International Conference on Urban Health, Coimbra (Portugal) 26-29 September 2017. PDF

* Barkved, L., Lopez-Aparicio, S., Throne-Holst, H., Molla Fossum S. (2017) Sustainability and Responsibility in ICT-enabled urban environmental research and decision-making. Oral Presentation at the International NTNU Sustainability Science Conference, Trondheim 18-20 October 2017. PDF

* Lopez-Aparicio S., Vogt, M., Pierce M., Schneider P. (2017) The application of Web-crawling in urban environmental research: a pilot study on emissions from residential wood burning. Oral Presentation at the International NTNU Sustainability Science Conference, Trondheim 18-20 October 2017. PDF

* Lopez-Aparicio S. (2017) Crowdsourcing as a new approach to address air pollution research. Invited lecture at the workshop "Climate change, air pollution and health: stregthening the evidence base for policy making in Nordic Countries" organized by the Norwegian Institute of Public Health (NIPH), Oslo 1st December 2017. PDF

* Grythe H., Vogt M., Lopez-Aparicio S (2018) Method for Development of High-Resolution Emissions from Residential Wood Combustion. Oral Presentation at the 11th International conference on Air Quality - Science and Application, Barcelona, March 2018.

* Barkved, L., Seifert-Dähnn. I, Sample, J. (2018)  Bli med å kartlegge byen! Erfaringer med crowdsourcing av overvannsdata i Oslo. Invited presentation at the full day seminar "Ny teknologi for hydrologiske observasjoner" organized by The Norwegian Hydrological Council, 5 April 2018. PDF

* Lopez-Aparicio, S (2018) Residential Wood Combustion in the Nordic Area - The need for high resolution emission inventories. Invited lecture at ClairCity Public Meeting _Sosnowiec (Poland) 25 April 2018. PDF


* Fossum, S.M. (2017) Factors influencing the use of crowdsourcing for urban environmental sustainability. Presented at the International NTNU Sustainability Science Conference, Trondheim 18-20 October 2017. PDF


* López-Aparicio, S., Vogt, M., Schneider P., Kahila-Tani, M., Broberg A. (2017) Public participation GIS for improving wood burning emissions from residential heating and urban environmental management. Journal of Environmental Management, 191, 179-188. Open Access

* Fossum S.M., López-Aparicio S., Vika Røen H. (2018) An infrastructural analysis of a crowdsourcing tool for environmental research. American Journal of Information Systems, 6(1), 13-22. Open Access 

* Lopez-Aparicio, S., Grythe, H., Vogt, M., Pierce, M., Vallejo, I. (2018) Webcrawling and Machine Learning as a New Approach for the Spatial Distribution of Atmospheric Emissions, Accepted for publication in PLOSONE. (in press).


* Strandbakken, P, Lavik, R., Throne-Holst, H. (2017) iResponse: Crowdsourcing; An Approach to Urban Environmental Governance. Consumption Research Norway - SIFO, Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied Sciences, Oslo (Norway). Project report No. 5-2017. PDF

* Barkved, L. J., Seifert-Dähnn, I., Langaas, S. Overvannshåndtering i Sogn Hagekoloni - kartbasert spørreundersøkelse om overvann og blågrønne løsninger. NIVA-rapport 7236 - 2018. Norwegian Institute for Water Research, Oslo, Norway.  PDF


* Datarevelusjon innen urban atmosfæreforskning, (2018 @ NILU Årsrapport 2017).

* Seifert-Dähnn, I., Fosholt Moe, T., Sjødahl, E.U., Kvitsjøen, J., Barkved, L. (2018). Åpne blå-grønne overvannsløsninger – utfordringer ved planlegging og implementering av flerfunksjonelle løsninger sett fra ulike fagperspektiv. KART OG PLAN, Vol. 78, pp. 36–44, Ås, ISSN 0047-3278. PDF

Stadig oftere er det styrtregn i Oslo. Her kan du peke ut hvor overvannet samler seg (2017 @ Vårt Oslo)

Vil sette overvannet i hovedstaden på kartet ( 2017 @ VAnytt)

Kartlegger overvann i Oslo ( 2017 @ VVS-nytt)

Hvor har du sett vannet samle seg når det regner i Oslo? (2017)

Har du meninger om vedfyring? (2017 @ Fredriksstad Blad)

* Wood burning pollutes the urban air in Norway (2017 @ScienceNordic)

Mer vedfyring er skadelig for lufta i byene (2017 @

* Bli med! Crowdsourcing-prosjekt på vei (2015)

* Take part! Project on crowdsourcing ahead (2015)

* Samarbeid om crowdsourcing (2015)


Read our blog for current updates and results in the making

iResponse Newsletter 4 - March 2018

iResponse Newsletter no 3 - October 2017

iResponse Newsletter no 2 - August 2017

iResponse Newsletter no 1 - May 2017

Stakeholder workshop 2 - summary and presentations

Stakeholder workshop 1 -summary