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Doctoral Student Dan Chavas asks how meteorological changes affect hurricane size

Doctoral Student Dan Chavas asks ho...

Researcher Highlights

Added over 4 years ago | 00:01:00 | 16654 views

A self-described ‘weather geek’, doctoral candidate Dan Chavas is fascinated by hurricanes. More specifically, he is interested in what factors influence hurricane development and how large a given storm will become. As he describes, “ri...

Master's student Caleb Waugh studies the impact of air pollutant emission policies on the adaptation of alternative vehicles

Master's student Caleb Waugh studie...

Researcher Highlights

Added over 4 years ago | 00:01:27 | 23059 views

fall, Caleb Waugh will graduate with a Masters degree from the Technology and Policy Program at MIT. His research focuses on the impact of alternative vehicles—such as hybrid or plug-in hybrid vehicles—on emissions of greenhouse gases a...

Environmental Energy Economist Niven Winchester investigates the economic impacts of climate policies

Environmental Energy Economist Nive...

Researcher Highlights

Added over 4 years ago | 00:01:03 | 12526 views

A visiting scientist since June 2009, Niven Winchester has officially joined the Joint Program as an Environmental Energy Economist. A native of New Zealand, Niven broadly focuses his research on evaluating the economic costs and impacts...

Master's student Arthur Gueneau models potential impacts on agricultural yield

Master's student Arthur Gueneau mod...

Researcher Highlights

Added over 4 years ago | 00:01:30 | 12535 views

A Masters student in MIT’s Technology and Policy Program, Joint Program research assistant Arthur Gueneau studies the impacts of climate change on agriculture. Originally from France, Arthur is driven by the question: “How do we feed the...

Technology Day 1993 - "Riding the Wave of Innovation: The Ocean and MIT"

Technology Day 1993 - "Riding the W...

From The Vault

Added over 4 years ago | 03:02:00 | 28446 views

MIT's 1993 Technology Day, on the theme "Riding the Wave of Innovation: The Ocean and MIT," takes place on June 4, 1993. Speakers featured in the morning symposium include Sylvia Earle, "Exploring the Ocean with Unmanned Vehicles;" Rober...

Jen Morris- Climate Policy Design

Jen Morris- Climate Policy Design

Researcher Highlights

Added over 4 years ago | 00:01:36 | 13889 views

Students and researchers from the MIT Joint Program on the Science and Policy of Global Change talk about their research and why it's important.

John Sterman - "A Banquet of Consequences" – 2010 MIT SDM Conference on Systems Thinking for Contemporary Challenges

John Sterman - "A Banquet of Conseq...

2010 Systems Thinking Conference

Added over 4 years ago | 00:00:00 | 20257 views

"A Banquet of Consequences: Systems Thinking and Modeling for Climate Policy" is a presentation given by John Sterman, Jay W. Forrester Professor of Managment, MIT Sloan School of Management; Professor of System Dynamics and Engineering...

MITEI Press Briefing - Part 3 - Sterman, Ortiz, Greenstone

MITEI Press Briefing - Part 3 - Ste...

MIT Energy Initiative

Added over 5 years ago | 01:10:09 | 19299 views

These research presentations were given as part of a press briefing on March 5, 2010. - John Sterman: C-ROADS (Climate-Rapid Review and Decision Support) Policy Simulation Model - Luis Ortiz: The Liquid Metal Battery, a Grid-Storage ...

Climate Collaboratorium--Commenting on Plans

Climate Collaboratorium--Commenting...

Climate Collaboratorium

Added over 5 years ago | 00:02:29 | 8169 views

Climate Collaboratorium--Creating New Plans

Climate Collaboratorium--Creating N...

Climate Collaboratorium

Added over 5 years ago | 00:04:20 | 9165 views

Shows how to create new plans in the Climate Collaboratorium.

Climate Colllaboratorium--Selecting Plans

Climate Colllaboratorium--Selecting...

Climate Collaboratorium

Added over 5 years ago | 00:02:20 | 9402 views

Shows how to navigate to and select plans in the Climate Collaboratorium.