E-IPER 20th Anniversary Event: Celebrating Our Students: E-IPER Winter Joint MS Capstone Symposium
- Thursday, Mar 18, 2021 1:00 PM
- Zoom Webinar
- Faculty/Staff, Students, Alumni/Friends
- Emmett Interdisciplinary Program in Environment & Resources
E-IPER Winter 2021 Joint and Dual MS Capstone Symposium
March 18, 2021
E-IPER Joint and Dual MS Capstone Project Presentations
Welcome Remarks: 1:00 p.m. - 1:10 p.m
Nicole M. Ardoin, E-IPER Faculty Director
Session 1: Reducing Energy Emissions through Markets and Legislation - 1:10 p.m. - 2:10 p.m.
Opportunities for Energy Efficiency Resources in North American Capacity Markets
David Aitoro, Joint MS-MBA
Towards Affordable, Clean and Reliable Electricity in Africa: A Simple Optimization Model for an Energy "Router"
Paul-Miki Akpablie, Joint MS-MBA
Lowering Perceived Barriers of Ethanol Production Utilizing Captured CO2
Arnab Chatterjee, Joint MS-MBA, & Kyle Mills, Joint MS-MBA
Offshore Wind in the Great Lakes: Fostering Development Through State Policy
Nicholas Wallace, Joint MS-JD
Session 2: Making Environmental Businesses Profitable - 2:15 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Sustainable Search Funds: Using Entrepreneurship through Acquisition to Drive Impact for our Planet
Ian Field, Joint MS-MBA
The Economic Case for Low-Water Pistachios
Sawyer Clark, Joint MS-MBA
Learning Air Pollution
Nasa Sinnott-Armstrong, Dual MS/PhD Genetics
Session 3: Regulating Climate Change Response - 3:05 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Being the Fire: An Actor-Critic Reinforcement Learning Method to "Learn" How Fires Behave Beyond the Limits of Traditional Physical Models
Will Ross, Joint MS-MBA
Analyzing International Climate Change Claims in Vanuatu
AmandaZerbe, Joint MS-JD
Left Outstanding: Reviving an Underutilized Clean Water Act Regulation
Cam Clevidence, Joint MS-JD
Cultural Easements: Restoring Indigenous Sovereignty and Declining Ecosystems on Private Land
Joseph Ingrao, Joint MS-JD
Closing Remarks: 4:00 p.m. - 4:05 p.m
John Weyant, Professor of Management Science & Engineering
Nik Sawe, E-IPER Lecturer
We hope you can join us!