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    Gil Bohrer

    Gil Bohrer

    French Environmental Fellow: 2007-2009
    PhD Civil and Environmental Engineering, Duke University, 2007
    Current Position: Professor, Civil, Environmental, and Geodetic Engineering, Ohio State University

    Gil Bohrer is an atmospheric physicist who focuses on atmosphere-biosphere-hydrosphere interactions.... Read more about Gil Bohrer

    Bill Boos

    Bill Boos

    French Environmental Fellow: 2008-2010
    PhD Atmospheric Science, MIT, 2008
    Current Position: Associate Professor, Dept. of Earth and Planetary Sciences, University of California, Berkeley

    Bill Boos is an atmospheric physicist working to understand the fundamental processes responsible for variations in tropical climate over a broad range of time scales.... Read more about Bill Boos

    Tim Cronin

    Tim Cronin

    NOAA Climate and Global Change Fellow: 2014-2016
    PhD Climate Physics and Chemistry, MIT
    Current Position: Assistant Professor of Atmospheric Science, Department of Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences, MIT

    Tim Cronin is a climate scientist interested in the interactions between clouds, sea ice, and severe storms in a warmer Arctic.... Read more about Tim Cronin

    Pedram Hassanzadeh

    Pedram Hassanzadeh

    Ziff Environmental Fellow: 2013-2015
    PhD Mechanical Engineering, University of California, Berkeley
    Current Position: Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering, Rice University

    Pedram is a fluid dynamicist interested in climate dynamics and in particular the effect of climate change on extreme weather events.... Read more about Pedram Hassanzadeh

    Francis Ludlow

    Francis Ludlow

    Ziff Environmental Fellow: 2011-2013
    PhD Geography, Trinity College Dublin
    Current Position: Assistant Professor of Medieval Environmental History, Trinity College Dublin

    Francis Ludlow is a historical climatologist studying the long neglected documentary record of annalistic and chronicle sources compiled in Ireland from the fifth to the seventeenth centuries AD, with respect to their rich evidence for the occurrence of historic meteorological extremes, natural hazards and their impacts upon medieval Irish society and the biosphere.... Read more about Francis Ludlow

    Kaighin McColl

    Kaighin McColl

    Ziff Environmental Fellow: 2016-2018
    PhD Civil and Environmental Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
    Current Position: Assistant Professor of Earth and Planetary Sciences and Environmental Science and Engineering, Harvard University

    Kaighin McColl is a hydrologist who studies the terrestrial water cycle and its coupling with the atmosphere.... Read more about Kaighin McColl

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    Elsa Ordway

    HUCE Environmental Fellow: 2018-2020
    PhD Earth System Science, Stanford University
    Current Position: Department of Ecology & Evolutionary Biology, University of California, Los Angeles (Starting July 2021)

    Elsa Ordway is an Earth system scientist studying the interactions between ecological processes, human transformation of the land, and climate change in tropical forests.... Read more about Elsa Ordway

    David Romps

    David Romps

    Ziff Environmental Fellow: 2006-2008
    PhD Physics, Harvard University, 2005
    Current Position: Goldman Distinguished Chair in the Physical Sciences; Professor, Department of Earth and Planetary Science; and Director, Berkeley Atmospheric Sciences Center, UC Berkeley

    David Romps is a string theorist with a deeper interest in global climate change.... Read more about David Romps

    Mauricio Santillana

    Mauricio Santillana

    Henson Environmental Fellow: 2008-2010
    PhD Computational and Applied Mathematics, University of Texas-Austin, 2008
    Current Position: Assistant Professor, Harvard Medical School; Faculty member, Computational Health Informatics Program at Boston Children's Hospital; Associate, Harvard Institute for Applied Computational Science

    Mauricio Santillana is an applied mathematician and physicist with a passion for getting involved in multi-disciplinary research projects aimed at understanding the impact of human activities on our environment as well as global climate change. He has a deep interest in creating bridges between mathematics and its applications, particularly within the engineering community.... Read more about Mauricio Santillana

    Alexander Stine

    Alexander Stine

    Kernan Brothers Environmental Fellow: 2010-2012
    PhD Earth and Planetary Science, University of California-Berkeley
    Current Position: Associate Professor of Climate Sciences, San Francisco State University

    Alexander (Zan) Stine is a climate scientist interested in how to separate natural climate variability from human-induced climate change in the observational record.... Read more about Alexander Stine

    Yige Zhang

    Yige Zhang

    Ziff Environmental Fellow: 2014-2016
    PhD Geology and Geophysics, Yale University
    Current Position: Assistant Professor, Department of Oceanography, Texas A&M University

    Yige Zhang is a geochemist interested in understanding how the Earth evolved chemically, and using various geochemical tools to study climate change of the geological past.... Read more about Yige Zhang