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David Webb

David Webb is an engineer in the Applied Economics Office. He joined NIST as an intern in the Pathways Program in 2015 while pursuing his Ph.D. in Reliability Engineering at the University of Maryland, College Park. His formal education is in civil and reliability engineering fields. Mr. Webb's current work is focused on: (1) The development of statistical models of the Net-Zero Energy Residential Test facility(NZERTF); and (2) data analysis on the output from whole building energy simulations. Other research area include topic related to community disaster resilience.


The Economics of Firefighter Injuries in the United States

David T. Butry, David H. Webb, Stanley W. Gilbert, Jennifer Taylor
This report identifies, summarizes, and evaluates the available data and the literature describing the economic costs associated with non-fatal firefighter

Quantifying Macroeconomic Resilience Dividends in Cedar Rapids

Juan F. Fung, Jennifer F. Helgeson, Cheyney M. O'Fallon, David H. Webb, Harvey Cutler
Cedar Rapids, Iowa offers a unique case study in planning for increased resilience. In 2008, Cedar Rapids experienced severe flooding. Rather than simply
Created May 21, 2019