Harvard Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences

Jenny Suckale

Jenny Suckale

Ziff Environmental Fellow: 2011-2013
PhD Geophysics, MIT
Current Position: Assistant Professor of Geophysics, School of Earth Sciences, Stanford University

Jenny Suckale is a geophysicist who studies the dynamics of multiphase flow in natural systems ranging from glacial beds to volcanic conduits.... Read more about Jenny Suckale

Valeriy Ivanov

Valeriy Ivanov

Ziff Environmental Fellow: 2006-2007
PhD Civil and Environmental Engineering, MIT, 2006
Current Position: Professor, Dept. of Civil & Environmental Engineering, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

Valeriy Ivanov is a hydrologist interested in how climate and topography affect water, energy, and vegetation dynamics in natural landscapes.... Read more about Valeriy Ivanov

Emily V. Fischer

Emily V. Fischer

NOAA Environmental Fellow: 2011-2013
PhD Atmospheric Sciences, University of Washington
Current Position: Associate Professor, Department of Atmospheric Science, Colorado State University

Emily V. Fischer is an atmospheric chemist interested in how air pollutants are transported around the globe and how the atmosphere's self-cleansing capacity will respond to climate change.... Read more about Emily V. Fischer

Jacob Krich

Jacob Krich

Ziff Environmental Fellow: 2009-2011
PhD Physics, Harvard University
Current Position: Associate Professor, Department of Physics, University of Ottawa

Jacob Krich is a theoretical condensed matter physicist interested in the quantum mechanical properties of materials at the nanoscale, and especially on applications of these properties to clean energy science.... Read more about Jacob Krich

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

Alex Wissner-Gross

Alex Wissner-Gross

Ziff Environmental Fellow: 2008-2010
PhD Physics, Harvard University, 2007
Current Position: President and Chief Scientist, Gemedy and Managing Director, Reified

Alex Wissner-Gross is a condensed matter physicist whose broad research interests concern the science and technology of programmable media, with a recent focus on the intersection of computation, energy, and the environment.... Read more about Alex Wissner-Gross

Alex Johnson

Alex Johnson

Ziff Environmental Fellow: 2006-2008
PhD Physics, Harvard University, 2005
Current Position: Founder, Plotly

Alex Johnson is a physicist who will use his experimental and theoretical skills to design, build, and test a new generation of fuel cells that might be used to power portable electronics or cars.... Read more about Alex Johnson

Fabien Paulot

Fabien Paulot

Ziff Environmental Fellow: 2011-2013
PhD Environmental Science and Engineering, California Institute of Technology
Current Position: Associate Research Scholar, Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences, Princeton University

Fabien Paulot is an atmospheric chemist who is interested in the interplay between the biosphere and the composition of the atmosphere.... Read more about Fabien Paulot

Nicole Smith Downey

Nicole Smith Downey

Beagle Environmental Fellow: 2006-2008
PhD Environmental Science and Engineering, Cal Tech, 2006
Current Position: Owner and Principal Consultant, Earth System Sciences, LLC

Nicole Smith Downey has examined the uptake of molecular hydrogen by soils and received her PhD in environmental science and engineering from the California Institute of Technology. She worked on an integrated model of the terrestrial biogeochemical cycle of mercury.... Read more about Nicole Smith Downey

Elizabeth Landis

Elizabeth Landis

Henson Environmental Fellow: 2010-2012
PhD Chemistry, University of Wisconsin
Current Position: Associate Professor, Dept. of Chemistry, College of the Holy Cross

Beth Landis is a materials chemist who is interested in applying surface chemistry to solar energy collection and storage.... Read more about Elizabeth Landis

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

Rafael Jaramillo

Rafael Jaramillo

Ziff Environmental Fellow: 2009-2011
PhD Experimental Physics, University of Chicago, 2008
Current Position: Assistant Professor of Materials Science & Engineering, MIT

Rafael Jaramillo is a solid state physicist who feels an imperative to work to develop sources of energy for our economy that are sufficient, safe, and renewable. As a physicist with an engineering background he also has deep interests in the science that it will take to achieve this goal.

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