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Should MIT Divest From Fossil Fuels?

Should MIT Divest From Fossil Fuels?

MIT Climate Change Conversation

Added 4 months ago | 01:34:25 | 2198 views

Join this event of the MIT Climate Change Conversation to learn about different facets of divestment from fossil fuel companies and explore whether MIT should divest its endowment as part of its response to climate change. Six prominent ...

Devin Currie: Organic Waste to Liquid Fuels

Devin Currie: Organic Waste to Liqu...

e4Dev

Added 9 months ago | 00:48:05 | 926 views

Dr. Devin Currie is a post-doctoral researcher working with the MIT Tata Center for Technology and Design on a microbial process which converts solid organic waste into biodiesel in India. Dr. Currie's research simultaneously touches on ...

The Future Automotive System: The World That Changed The Machine

The Future Automotive System: The W...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 00:53:40 | 7305 views

04/05/2011 4:00 PM Daniel Roos, '61, SM '63, PhD '66, Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering and Engineering Systems Description: The world economic order has shifted considerably since 1990, when Daniel Roos and his coauthors ...

Quantifying Uncertainty in Complex Physical Systems: Application to Energy Conversion and Environmental Modeling

Quantifying Uncertainty in Complex ...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 01:01:00 | 6516 views

04/12/2011 4:00 PM Youssef Marzouk, Assistant Professor; Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics; Description: In search of better"burning fuels, or more accurate projections of climate change, researchers inevitably work through mu...

Energy Innovation at Scale

Energy Innovation at Scale

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 01:00:00 | 8040 views

09/22/2010 2:00 PM 32"123Steven E. Koonin, PhD '75, Undersecretary for Science, U.S. Department of EnergyDescription: The United States urgently needs a transformation of its energy supply both to address climate change and for reasons o...

Toward Efficient Airport Operations

Toward Efficient Airport Operations

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 00:57:00 | 4803 views

10/26/2010 4:00 PM 4"237Hamsa Balakrishnan, Asst Professor, Aero Astro and Engineering SystemsDescription: Few of us would elect to spend countless hours at the airport watching planes arrive, depart and sit at gates. But what constitut...

Lunch with a Laureate: Eric Chivian

Lunch with a Laureate: Eric Chivian

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 00:58:30 | 8251 views

04/29/2010 12:00 PM MuseumEric Chivian, Co"founder International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War; 1985 Nobel Peace PrizeDescription: In 1978, in his last years of residency in psychiatry at Mass General Hospital, Eric Chivi...

Energy and Emissions Logging in Road Vehicles

Energy and Emissions Logging in Roa...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 00:54:06 | 10801 views

11/30/2010 4:00 PM 3"270Sanjay Sarma, Professor, Department of Mechanical EngineeringDescription: Soon, after checking under the hood and kicking the tires, we will be scanning our car's on"board diagnostic system (OBD). Sanjay Sarma ha...

Environmental Impacts of Aviation

Environmental Impacts of Aviation

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 01:02:00 | 4272 views

04/13/2010 4:00 PM 3"270Dr. Ian A. Waitz, Jerome C. Hunsaker Professor and Department Head, Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics, MIT Description: Knowing more about the environmental impacts of aviation is increasingly essential, ...

Sustainable Accessibility: A Grand Challenge for the World and for MIT

Sustainable Accessibility: A Grand ...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 01:01:00 | 9529 views

02/09/2010 4:00 PM 3"270John Sterman, PhD '82, Forrester Professor of Management and Engineering Systems, and; Director, System Dynamics Group, MIT Description: Transportation systems, as we know them today, will simply not sustain the ...

Autonomous Vehicles and Urban Mobility

Autonomous Vehicles and Urban Mobility

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 01:02:00 | 7024 views

12/08/2009 32"124Emilio Frazzoli, Associate Professor of Aeronautics and AstronauticsDescription: If you had half a million dollars, would you opt for a passenger car that could drive itself (called an autonomous vehicle) or would you ch...

Carbon and Energy Efficient Supply Chains

Carbon and Energy Efficient Supply ...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 01:00:00 | 7867 views

10/27/2009 4:00 PM 32"124Edgar Blanco, Research Director at the MIT Center for Transportation & LogisticsDescription: Consumers will soon be able to quantify the carbon footprint of products they consume, and that could begin to change c...

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