Oil, Energy and the Middle East
Birth of a storm in the Arabian Sea validates climate model
Wednesday, December 6, 2017 - 11:00am
Researchers from Princeton University and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration report in the journal Nature Climate Change that extreme cyclones that formed in the Arabian Sea for the first time in 2014 are the result of global warming and will likely increase in frequency. Their model showed that the burning of fossil fuels since 1860 would lead to an increase in the destructive storms in the Arabian Sea by 2015, marking one of the first times that modeled projections have synchronized with real observations of storm activity.
Farms, petroculture and the Environmental Nexus: Four new environmental studies courses and ENV 200 for Spring 2018
Monday, December 4, 2017 - 12:00pm
Four new environmental studies courses and the popular "Environmental Nexus" class are among the many Spring 2018 classes from PEI's Certificate Program in Environmental Studies. Registration begins Dec. 6.
Oil for Food: Big Business in The Middle East
Wednesday, May 15, 2013 (All day)
Bernard Haykel co-authors New York Times article "Turkey's Gain is Iran's Loss"
Friday, June 18, 2010 (All day)
Is Gulf Oil Headed For The East Coast? A New Simulation Says: Maybe
Thursday, June 3, 2010 (All day)
Meet Mike J. Smith, Spring 2010 BP-Vann Visiting Fellow
Saturday, May 15, 2010 (All day)
Bernard Haykel Receives Guggenheim Fellowship
Friday, April 16, 2010 (All day)
Nine Princeton faculty members are among the 180 artists, scientists and scholars selected from a group of some 3,000 candidates for the 2010 Guggenheim Fellowships.
Each Guggenheim fellow is appointed on the basis of achievement and exceptional promise for future accomplishments, and will receive a grant to support his or her work. Since its inception in 1925, the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation has awarded more than $281 million in fellowships.
The Princeton recipients and their proposed projects are:
Bernard Haykel Discusses Local Strategies to Address the Yemen Crisis
Thursday, January 7, 2010 (All day)
Meet Dr. Kate Hadley Baker
Thursday, December 31, 2009 (All day)
Profile: Fall 2009 BP Vann Visiting Fellow
"I seek ways to strengthen the BP-Princeton relations, especially outside of the Carbon Mitigation Initiative, which I think is already well cared for. There are many Princeton programs that Potentially inform BP's thinking ..."