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Using Ocean Knowledge to Achieve Climate, Energy, and Food Security by 2050

The Earth is an ocean planet. During the next three decades, we must reverse climate change while simultaneously finding sustainable sources of clean energy and food for a global population…

From  Matt Gorney on July 23rd, 2020 33 plays

ORIE Colloquium, 2015-05-20 - Andrew Goldberg: Logistics Optimization at Amazon: Operations Research in Action

We discuss optimization problems at Amazon Logistics. Amazon is the biggest on-line retailer, fulfilling millions of orders a day. This leads to many classical OR problems. In addition, many of these…

From  E. Cornelius on May 17th, 2018 53 plays

Ezra's Round Table/Systems Seminar - Judith Dahmann: Complex System of Systems: Challenges and Opportunities for Systems Engineering

Increasingly key elements of society – defense, energy, transportation, water resources, telecommunications, finance, others – critically depend on the coordinated functioning of multiple…

From  E. Cornelius on May 16th, 2018 10 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…

From  E. Cornelius on May 16th, 2018 14 plays

Ezra's Round Table/Systems Seminar: Jerald L. Schnoor (Iowa) - Water Sustainability and Climate Change

Friday, April 11, 2014 at 12:00pm Frank H. T. Rhodes Hall, 253 Ezra's Round Table/Systems Seminar: Jerald L. Schnoor (Iowa) - Water Sustainability and Climate Change Water is a vital renewable…

From  E. Cornelius on May 14th, 2018 20 plays

Ezra's Round Table/Systems Seminar: Clifford Winston (Brookings) - The U.S. Transportation System and Economic Performance: Governance Considerations

Friday, April 25, 2014 at 12:00pm Frank H. T. Rhodes Hall, 253 Ezra's Round Table/Systems Seminar: Clifford Winston (Brookings) - The U.S. Transportation System and Economic Performance:…

From  E. Cornelius on May 14th, 2018 7 plays

Ezra's Round Table - Kyung-Ah Park: Environmental Markets - systems approach to environmental challenges and opportunities

The seminar will discuss how environmental issues are inextricably connected with economic and social challenges and how emerging solutions require the trifecta of policy, technology and capital to…

From  E. Cornelius on May 4th, 2018 28 plays