Repeats on the last Wednesday of January, February, March, April until Wed Apr 24 2019 .
12:00pm to 1:00pm
Faculty Lounge, Hoffman Lab, 4th floor
A monthly get-together to view sustainability-themed films and engage in conversation about the issues raised. This event is offered in partnership with the Office for Sustainability and is open to members of the EPS community. Pizza lunch is provided.
"Quantifying methane emissions from individual coal mine vents using GHGSat-D satellite observations"
Abstract: Anthropogenic methane emissions originate from a large number of small point sources. There is considerable interest in developing the ability to monitor these sources from space, but the imaging resolution of most methane-observing satellites is too coarse to resolve individual sources. The GHGSat-D satellite instrument was launched in June 2016 as demonstration for the planned GHGSat satellite...
On April 30, the Harvard Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences will be hosting the inaugural Harvard Crimson Climate (HCC) Workshop. The workshop will bring together students from across the Northeast for a one-day event to foster research collaborations on the frontiers of climate dynamics. In the morning and afternoon, there will be 12-minute presentations by selected students, bracketing a lunch talk by the keynote speaker, Dr. Tapio Schneider. The workshop will conclude with an afternoon poster session.