ESP Biography


Major: Not available.

College/Employer: MIT

Year of Graduation: 2024

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Past Classes

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S14333: Science and Economics of Climate Change in Splash 2020 (Nov. 14 - 15, 2020)
Climate change is always in the news, but what is the science behind how carbon dioxide, chlorofluorocarbons, and other human activities impact our climate? What are the economic drivers behind pollution and how successful has environmental policy been in addressing climate issues? This class will give you a unique understanding of the climate change issue from a scientific and economic perspective. We’ll explore the acid rain problem and discuss what the success of the Acid Rain Program in the late 1900s century says about how different policy instruments can address environmental issues.

S14334: How Does Global Warming Work? An Introduction to The Greenhouse Effect and Other Mechanisms in Splash 2020 (Nov. 14 - 15, 2020)
The Sun is constantly emitting radiation... but what happens after it reaches the Earth? Learn about the radiative processes that occur within our atmosphere to understand the mechanisms behind global warming.