Denise Mauzerall, an associated faculty member at the center, and Fabian Wagner, a senior research scholar at the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis in Austria and the Gerard R. Andlinger Visiting Professor in Energy and the Environment at the Andlinger Center from 2014-16, co-authored a study on the impact of switching from coal to synthetic natural gas in China. The study was published recently in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. Wagner conducted work for the study while he was at the Andlinger Center. Read more here.
Researchers in the lab of Howard Stone found a technique for using carbon dioxide in a low-cost water treatment system that eliminates the need for costly and complex filters. A paper published May 2 in the journal Nature Communications described the mechanism behind this new technique.
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Michael Oppenheimer, a member of the center’s associated faculty and executive committee, recently co-authored an article in Science that recommended adopting a standardized approach towards measuring the impact of greenhouse gas emissions in order to better inform policy. Read more here.