Saturday, December 31, 2016
Talking Energy Innovation in EgyptDaniel Armanios spoke to the Gulf News Journal about Egypt's plan to boost the country's use of renewable energy to provide one-fifth of all domestic power.
Tuesday, December 13, 2016
Is There a Floor for Lithium-ion Battery Production Costs?In a recent study, EPP Ph.D. student Rebecca Ciez and professor Jay Whitacre analyzed the materials and manufacturing expenses necessary to produce cylindrical and prismatic lithium-ion cells.
Wednesday, November 30, 2016
How to Protect from Identity TheftWallethub.com recently consulted EPP professor Nicolas Christin to learn how to safeguard against cybercriminals.
Friday, November 18, 2016
Tribute to Baruch Fischhoff held at the annual Society for Judgement and Decision Making ConferenceA tribute to Baruch Fischhoff was held at the 2016 Society for Judgment and Decision Making conference in Boston.
Sunday, November 13, 2016
Alex Hills and his Alaskan adventure storiesProfessor Alex Hills recently published a book called Finding Alaska's Villiages and Connecting Them, in which he examines the history of telecommunication in Alaska.
Thursday, November 03, 2016
Is Replacing Coal with Natural Gas Actually Good for the Climate?DeVynne Farquharson and other researchers have conducted a new evaluation of methane emissions that compares the climate benefits of using natural gas and coal for electricity generation.
Friday, October 28, 2016
AC/DC: The Push for Better Home Energy EfficiencyIt's not difficult to see why home energy is inefficient, which is why doctoral candidate Brock Glasgo studies the potential viability of taking the home electrical systems from AC to DC.
Tuesday, October 25, 2016
Semi-Volatile Organic Compounds Diffuse Between Atmospheric ParticlesResearch led by professor Neil Donahue provides a greater understanding into how semi-volatile organic compounds behave in the atmosphere.
Friday, October 14, 2016
Subra Suresh Co-Authors Op-Ed for Science MagazineCarnegie Mellon University President and EPP Professor Subra Suresh wrote a piece in Science, the journal of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), discussing the critical role of the government in research.
Friday, September 30, 2016
Members of the National Academy of Sciences Publish Open Letter On Climate ChangeIn September of 2016, 375 members of the National Academy of Sciences, including professor Granger Morgan, published an open letter drawing attention to the serious risks of climate change.
Thursday, September 29, 2016
Patti Steranchak Wins Andy Award for SpiritPatti Steranchak has made the Department of Engineering and Public Policy her life's work, and colleagues say her spirit shines brightly in the hearts of former affiliates, alumni, faculty, staff and students.
Friday, September 23, 2016
EPP Faculty Analyze Political Issues on FiveThirtyEight.comEPP faculty recently joined other experts to analyze the political issues that are important to the 2016 presidential candidates.
Monday, September 19, 2016
Understanding the Chemical Industry with Professor Jeff SiirolaEPP Professor Jeff Siirola helps students understand chemistry in untraditional ways.
Monday, September 19, 2016
Krishnamurti Participates in Federal Trade Commission's Consumer Disclosure PanelAssistant Research Professor Tamar Krishnamurti spoke as part of a Federal Trade Commission panel focused on improving the way companies disclose important information to consumers.
Thursday, August 18, 2016
PhD Graduate Featured on Energy PodcastEPP PhD alumni Casey Canfield was recently featured in a few episodes for the Scott Institute's energy-focsed podcast, Energy Bite. She discusses smart meters, solar energy, and communication.
Monday, July 25, 2016
Fischhoff in the Huffington Post: Climate TalkProfessor Baruch Fischhoff recently penned a blog post, called "Climate Talk", for The Huffington Post.
Monday, July 18, 2016
SUCCEED 2016July 18 kicks off the 2016 SUCCEED program, run by the Center for Climate Change and Energy Decision Making. This summer program connects Ph.D. students and high school students around issues of energy, the environment, and climate change.
Friday, July 01, 2016
EPP Experts Work Toward International Scientific CollaborationProfessor Erica Fuchs was one of five experts from the U.S. who participated in the China-U.S. Innovation Dialogue.
Sunday, May 15, 2016
EPP Commencement 2016Carnegie Mellon's 2016 Commencement ceremony was a celebration of achievement across campus. EPP highlighted the hard work and contributions of this year's class with a ceremony for EPP and E&TIM graduates.
Monday, May 02, 2016
EPP Faculty Help Secure $10M Grant for Center for Air, Climate and Energy SolutionsThe Environmental Protection Agency has awarded a $10M grant to the Carnegie Mellon's Center for Air Quality, Climate and Energy Solutions, run by professor Allen Robinson.
Tuesday, March 01, 2016
EPP Contributes to National Academy of Sciences ReportEPP professor Granger Morgan oversaw the review of the National Academies' Attribution of Extreme Weather Events in the Context of Climate Change, and EPP research scientist Kelly Klima was one of the reviewers.
Wednesday, February 24, 2016
Cohon Testifies Before Energy & Commerce CommitteeOn February 24, EPP professor and Carnegie Mellon President Emeritus, Dr. Jared Cohon, testified before the Energy and Commerce Committee as the Co-chair of theCommission to Review the Effectiveness of the National Energy Laboratories.
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