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Environment and Climate

The environment and climate working group aims to address environmental challenges, particularly those that exacerbate the climate crisis, through the lens of computational and economic lenses. We are a diverse group of researchers from a variety of academic disciplines and geographic locations.

An overview of our first semester, spring 2020:

Looking ahead to fall 2020, we plan to cover a wider breadth of topics, pairing a reading-based discussion with an invited speaker each month. 

Working Group Organizers

Wanyi Li Ph.D. Student in Operations Management Stanford University
Lily Xu Ph.D. Student in Computer Science Harvard University

Working Group Members

Paul Gölz Ph.D. Student in Computer Science Carnegie Mellon University
Firehiwot Gurara Ph.D. Student in Electrical and Computer Engineering Cornell University
Irene Lo Assistant Professor in Management Science & Engineering Stanford University
Alban Manishimwe Researcher The Nelson Mandela African Institution of Science and Technology
Martina Occelli Ph.D. Student in Economics Institute of Economics, Sant'Anna School of Advanced Studies
Jude Imuede Oyasor Masters Student in Computer Science University of the Witwatersrand
Tim Randolph Ph.D. Student in Computer Science Columbia University