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Should ships in India switch to shore power?

A team of Engineering & Public Policy researchers, led by Ph.D. candidate Priyank Lathwal and professor Granger Morgan, has answered an important question about the shipping industry for a rapidly modernizing India.

Should ships in India switch to shore power? (6.7.21)

Fischhoff authors NASEM report on communicating vaccine efficacy and effectiveness

Howard Heinz University Professor Baruch Fischhoff was the lead author on the NASEM rapid expert consultation report, “Understanding and Communicating about COVID-19 Vaccine Efficacy, Effectiveness, and Equity.” The report's authors offer advice for leaders communicating to the public about vaccine efficacy, effectiveness, and equity.

Fischhoff authors NASEM report (4.28.21)

Air quality–related health damages of food

A new research paper from the University of Minnesota, with collaboration Peter AdamsNick MullerSpyros PandisAllen Robinson, and Peter Tschofen, shows how food production negatively impacts human health by increasing atmospheric fine particulate matter (PM2.5), and identifies ways to reduce these negative impacts.


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