LAEQ is staffed with three professors and supervises some fifteen students and research trainees.



LAEQ is currently supported by three research grants.

Research projects


LAEQ offers state-of-the-art instruments and a data analysis laboratory on the urban environment.

LAEQ Infrastructure

Management team


Philippe Apparicio

Full Professor
Canada Research Chair in Environmental Equity and the City
INRS Urbanisation Culture Société

Research areas:

  • Environmental justice, air pollution, road traffic noise, urban quality of life, poverty, residential segregation
  • Spatial analysis, geographical information systems, remote sensing, spatial data fusion, web cartography

Cette semaine, quatre étudiants du LAEQ ont pu présenter leurs travaux de maîtrise et de doctorat dans le cadre de l’AAG (American Association of Geographers) à la Nouvelle-Orléans. Merci à notre directeur Philippe et au LAEQ pour cette belle opportunité. On a assuré ! Job done 🚲 🤗 🎺 ... See MoreSee Less

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