Search for tag: "air pollution"

Ezra's Round Table/Systems Seminar - Peter Adams: Bringing atmospheric chemical transport modeling into societal decision-making

Society faces the need to overhaul energy and transportation systems to meet climate change and other challenges. These decisions typically have very large “co-benefits” in terms of air…

From  E. Cornelius on May 16th, 2018 9 plays

Ezra's Round Table/Systems Seminar - Douglas Dockery: Measuring the Health Benefits of Fine Particle Air Pollution Controls

Professor Dockery has studied the health effects of air pollution exposures in populations for over 35 years. Long-term follow-up studies have shown particulate air pollution is associated with…

From  E. Cornelius on May 16th, 2018 4 plays

Ezra's Round Table/Systems Seminar - Anu Ramaswami: An Integrated Infrastructure-Systems Approach for Developing Environmentally Sustainable and Healthy Cities in China, India & U.S.A.

Cities would not function without infrastructures (defined broadly) that provide water, energy, food, shelter, waste management, transportation/connectivity and public spaces to more than half the…

marketingcomplex systems theoryengineeringelectricityenvironmental technologymillennium development goalsg20 nationstypes of country subdivisionspeoplebordersseweragefirecitieswater managementwaste treatment technologyinfrastructurespring 2015disasterscyberneticssociological terminologysustainable developmentsocial economyplacesenvironmental social sciencecommunityon premisestandardswaste managementthingwater treatmentlocal governmentcaption completeenergy economicswaternatural resourcessectorengpublic healthsystemsmember states of the united nationsdemographyurban geographydevelopmentwater shortageaquatic ecologybiomoleculesacademic disciplinesu.s.cultural geographyproduction and manufacturingenergy conversionindustryfood ingredientsliberal democracieschainsustainable technologiespolitical sciencedemographicshydraulic engineeringadministrative divisionsnational accountsconstructionpollutionactivitycommercial item transport and distributionwater pollutiontechnologycommunity buildingheads of local governmenthouseholdrepublicsstartlow carbonclimate forcing agentsoxygen compoundswater supplyboundaryframeworkcityactuarial sciencebusinesschemical engineeringconsumptionmediasiteair pollutionsupply chain management termsinvestmentbeveragestransportationorganizations awarded nobel peace prizeshuman geographysustainabilityfootprintpopulationurban studies and planningeconomics of recordings produced by paul mccartneyriskmicroeconomicssystems sciencesocietycountry subdivisionsmanagementdemocracychemical processespolicyhealthsocial sciencelogisticsfuels
From  E. Cornelius on May 16th, 2018 11 plays

ORIE COLLOQUIUM - Bruce Turnbull: Interim Monitoring of Clinical Trials: Decision Theory, Dynamic Programming and Optimal Stopping

There are currently over 33,000 clinical trials being conducted worldwide according to the registry These are very expensive, often costing tens or even hundreds of millions of…

clinical researchproblem solvingmood disorderstrialdecisioncompanythingstatisticianpatientsampling (statistics)stresspharmacologyproduction and manufacturinggrammarcaption completeprobability theorygroup sizebiasclinical trialscigarettespsychiatric diagnosisinformationstatistical theoryengconstitutional monarchiesdemographycommunicationcircumstancesmember states of natocausal inferenceliberal democraciesmedical statisticsg8 nationstreatmentepidemiologytobaccosquare rootdecision theorystatistical inferencesenescencenutritionsmokingagingpost-traumaticgerontologymathematical terminologyproblempopulationeconomic problemsstatisticsmember states of the union for the mediterraneanfunctionactuarial sciencedistributioneconomics terminologyqualitywestern europehealth careon premiseformal sciencesethologyresearch methodsmedical researchu.c.l.a.v.a.northern europedesignbehavioural sciencesmediasiteisland countriesbasic financial conceptspointpublic servicesscientific methodcombinatoricssequential methodspeopleestimation theoryarithmeticdatag20 nationsu.k.c.k.businesscountries in europehealthpharmaceutical industryf.d.a.theory of probability distributionsbinary arithmeticpsychometricselementary mathematicslatin words and phrasesdesign of experimentsart museums and galleries in londonunited kingdomboundarygood jobfall 2014evaluation methodsstatisticamerican rock music groupsstatistical terminologymember states of the united nationscomputingcontrol theoryair pollutiongroupdata analysishuman communication
From  E. Cornelius on May 4th, 2018 2 plays

Ezra's Round Table - Ian Parry: Getting Energy Prices Right: From Principle to Practice

This talk will discuss (based on a recent IMF study) how developed and developing countries alike might put into practice the principle of ‘getting prices right’ to address the major…

From  E. Cornelius on May 4th, 2018 5 plays

Systems Seminar - Ezra's Round Table, 4/8/2011 - Mary D. Nichols

Ezra Round Table Guest Lecture #2 Friday, April 8 Mary D. Nichols Chairman California Air Resources Board

From  E. Cornelius on March 4th, 2018 3 plays

Ezra's Round Table - February 4, 2011 - Mark Jacobson

Ezra Round Table Guest Lecture #1 Host: Oliver Gao Mark Jacobson February 4, 2011

From  E. Cornelius on March 4th, 2018 2 plays