HMEI Faculty Seminar: “A Better Understanding of Water Availability in the U.S. Through Community Tools”
Reed Maxwell, professor of civil and environmental engineering and the High Meadows Environmental Institute, will present “A Better Understanding of Water Availability in the U.S. Through Community Tools” for our final talk in the Spring 2021 HMEI Faculty Seminar Series.
This event is free to the public and will be held online via Zoom webinar — register here in advance to receive a webinar link.
Maxwell will discuss how machine learning, high-performance computing, and data can be combined to help solve some of the biggest challenges the United States faces related to water scarcity and security thorough an interactive, local-level accounting of available groundwater.
Additional speakers and dates in this series are:
“What the Population Dynamics of Endemic Infections Can Tell Us About the Future of COVID-19 — and Vice Versa”
Bryan Grenfell, the Kathryn Briger and Sarah Fenton Professor of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology and Public Affairs
“From Multiscale Scientific Understanding to Predictions and Projections of the Earth System“
“Ram” Ramaswamy, Director of the Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory
“The Mean, the Extreme and the Connection Between Controversial Cloud Feedback and Future Heat Stress”
Stephan Fueglistaler, Associate Professor of Geosciences and Director of the Program in Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences