Research

Energy and Climate Policy

This area explores policies to facilitate a more equitable energy transition while mitigating and adapting to the impacts of climate change. View Energy and Climate Policy research updates

FacultyGabe Chan

Risk and Resilience Assessment and Management

This area embraces how risk assessment informs policy development and decision-making in a cross-disciplinary way by addressing the core natural and social science issues, and makes connections between science/technology and policy by integrating understanding across the sciences. View Risk and Resilience research updates

FacultyPeter Calow

Sustainable Infrastructure and Cities

This area explores how the design of new technologies and policies in seven key infrastructure sectors—energy supply, water supply, waste management, transportation, buildings, green spaces and food supply—can enhance the environmental sustainability, health and livability of our cities, today and in the future. View Sustainable Infrastructure and Cities research updates

FacultyAnu Ramaswami

Technology Innovation and Policy

This area studies governance of new technologies and the policies that accelerate innovation and steer technological change towards the common good. View Technology Innovation and Policy research updates

FacultyGabe Chan

Water, Energy, and Food Systems

This area explores the social, ecological, and technological factors that affect the sustainability and equity of our food, water, and energy systems. View Water, Energy, and Food Systems research updates

Faculty: Bonnie KeelerAnu Ramaswami

Conservation and Land Use

This area addresses policy and planning issues related to land use and land management that affect the provision and value of biodiversity and ecosystem services. 

Faculty: Bonnie Keeler

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