Our New Name

Check out our special page with details about our change to HMEI and our many activities since March

Past Climate and Energy Challenge Projects Participants
Chelation & Bioavailability of Iron Participants:

  •  Mohammad R. Seyedsayamdost, Assistant Professor of Chemistry
  •  Oliver Baars, Associate Research Scholar, Department of Geosciences

Faculty:

Graduate Students:

  •  Yihan Wu, CHEM
Mapping Earth’s Ice Mass Participants:

Additional Researchers:

Students:

  • Alyson Beveridge, Class of 2016
Climate Futures Initiative Participants:

  • Marc Fleurbaey, Robert E. Kuenne Professor in Economics and Humanistic Studies. Professor of Public Affairs and the University Center for Human Values
  • Melissa Lane, Class of 1943 Professor of Politics. Director, University Center for Human Values
  • Robert H. Socolow, Professor Emeritus, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering; Senior Research Scholar; Co-Director of Carbon Mitigation Initiative

Faculty:

Graduate Students:

  • Mark Budolfson
  • Asher Siebert
  • Noah Scovronick
  • Joshua Bernstein
Alternative N2 Fixation Participants:

Undergraduate Students:

  • Carol Chui, Class of 2016
Productivity of Marine Systems Participants:

Undergraduate Students:

  • Tiffany Cheung ’15
  • Aleksandra Szczuka ’14
Film Injected Battery Participants:

  • Daniel Steingart, Assistant Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineerings
  • Marcus Hultmark, Assistant Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineerings
  • Michael Mueller, Assistant Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineerings

Research Associates:

  • Andrew Hsiesh

Graduate Students:

  • Greg Davies

Undergraduate Students:

  • Andre Douglas
Climate Syndromes Participants:

  • David Medvigy, Assistant Professor of Geosciences
  • Ignacio Rodríguez-Iturbe, James S. McDonnell Distinguished University Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering and the Princeton Environmental Institute, Emeritus
  • Elena Shevliakova, Senior Climate Modeler, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Graduate Students:

  • Xiangtao Xu
Urban Solutions Participants:

  • Mario Gandelsonas, Professor of Architecture, Class of 1913 Lecturer in Architecture
  • Bruno Carvalho, Assistant Professor, Department of Spanish and Portuguese Languages and Cultures
Solar Fuels Participants:

  • Professor Bruce E. Koel, Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering

Research Associates:

Graduate Students:

  • Peng Zhao
  • Clark Chen
  • Barry Irick

Undergraduate Students:

  • Ismael Catovic ’15
  • Brian Chang ’16
  • Nicholas Lavrov ’15
  • Olamide Oladosu ’15
  • Kevin Pardinas ’16
  • Chengyue Sun ’13
  • Olivia Watson ’15
  • Sheng Zhou ’14
Sargasso Sea Study Participants:

  • Daniel Sigman, Dusenbury Professor of Geological and Geoophysical Sciences, Department of Geosciences

Research Associates:

Graduate Students:

Undergraduate Students:

  • Joann Cannon ’15
  • Sean McIntee ’15
  • Tyler Tamasi ’15
  • Jack Yujie Zhou ’15
Drought and the Carbon Cycle Participants:

  • Kelly Caylor, Assistant Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering
  • Stephen Pacala, Frederick D. Petrie Professor in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
  • Adam Wolf, Research Associate, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Graduate Students:

Undergraduate Students:

  • Elliot Chang ’17,
  • Mike Lee ’16
  • Sindiso Nyathi ’17
  • Caden Ohlwiler ’16
  • Bethany Sneathen ’17
  • Stephen Soerens ’15
  • Zoe Simms ’17
  • Sean Treacy ’17
  • Adam Yabroudi ’15
Rainforest Research Institute Participants:

  • David Medvigy, Assistant Professor of Geosciences
  • Lars Hedin, Professor of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Research Associates:

  • Sarah Batterman
  • Jennifer Levy

Graduate Students:

  • Jaya Khanna

Undergraduate Students:

  • Andrea Beale ’14
  • Andrew Budnick ’13
  • Charlotte Conner ’14
  • Suchana Costa ’14
  • Jacob Eisenberg ’16
  • Allen Fang ’17
  • Edward Fashole-Luke ’15
  • Jeremy Furchtgott ’12
  • Cynthia Kanno ’13
  • Rebecca Lowy ’16
  • Yanran Lu ’14
  • Ryan McNellis ’15
  • Eskender McCoy ’14
  • Nathan Serota ’14
  • Emily Shuldiner ’16
  • Steven Shonts ’12
  • Alan Southworth ’14
  • Amy Tourgee ’14
  • Claire Zarakas ’16
  • Reka Zempleni ’15
Biofuels & Combustion Sensing Participants:

  • Gerard Wysocki, Assistant Professor of Electrical Engineering
  • Yiguang Ju, Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Director, Program in Sustainable Energy

Research Associates:

  • Brian Brumfield
  • Wenting Sun
  • Xueliang Yang

Graduate Students:

  • Tracy Tsai
  • Yin Wang
  • Eric Zhang
Water-Rock Interactions Participants:

Research Associates:

  • Elizabeth Lundstrom
Vertical Axis Wind Farms Participants:

  • Elie Bou-Zeid, Associate Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering
  • Alexander Smits, Eugene Higgins Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Research Associates:

  • Chris Golaz

Graduate Students:

  • Seyyed Hossein Hezaveh
  • Tristen Hohman

Undergraduate Students

  • Kathleen Cavanagh ’14
  • Claudia Vargas ’13
Plant Metabolic Rate Processes Participants:

Research Associates:

Undergraduate Students:

  • Jacob Eisenberg ’16
  • Atleigh Forden ’16
  • Jordan Lubkeman ’16
  • Natalie Saenz ’15
Microbial Fuel Cells Participants:

  • Howard A. Stone, Donald R. Dixon ’69 and Elizabeth W. Dixon Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Research Associates:

  • Jeff Aristoff
  • Thomas DiChristina (Georgia Tech)
  • Janine Nunes
  • Yi Shen
  • Daniele Vigolo

Graduate Students:

  • Talal T. Al-Housseiny

Undergraduate Students:

  • Fiyinfoluwa O. Akinlawon ’15
  • Saif Al-Housseiny (Purdue University)
  • Alison Bick ’15
  • Ronald Keith Hobson (Morehouse College)
  • Marina Nogueira ’16
  • Jordan Shivers ’16
Desalination Participants:

  • Sankaran Sundaresan, Professor, Department of Chemical & Biological Engineering
  • Pablo G. Debenedetti, Class of 1950 Professor of Engineering & Applied Science, Department of Chemical & Biological Engineering
  • Rodney D. Priestley, Assistant Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering
  • Brian A. Pethica, Senior Scientist, Chemical and Biological Engineering

Research Associates:

  • Brian Pethica

Graduate Students:

  • Lichao Cai

Undergraduate Students:

  • Jordan Sawadogo ’12
Accessible Climate Computing Participants:

Graduate Students:

  • Adrian Soviani
Alternative Energy Storage Participants:

  • Craig Arnold, Associate Professor, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
  • Warren Powell, Professor, Operations Research and Financial Engineering

Research Associates:

  • Roman Fardel

Graduate Students:

  • John Canarella
  • Elena Krieger
  • Christina Peabody

Undergraduate Students:

  • Ashwin Atre ’09
  • Jimmy Joy ’10
  • Emmeline Kao ’12
  • Jason Kawasaki ’09
  • Jonathan Scholl ’08
  • Meredith Stafford ’11
  • Sami Yabroudi ’11
  • Tom Yersak ’09
Climate Change & Agriculture Participants:

Research Associates:

  • Bethany Bradley
  • Lyndon Estes
  • Will Turner

Undergraduate Students:

  • Bennett Bernstein ’13
  • Nicole Bornkamp ’14
  • Colleen Driscoll ’11
  • Michelle Lau ’12
  • Iulia Neagu ’13
Turbulent Boundary Layers Participants:

  • Elie Bou-Zeid, Associate Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering
  • Robert W. Hallberg, Lecturer, Geosciences, Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences, Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory
  • Alexander Smits, Eugene Higgins Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Research Associates:

  • Sean Bailey-, visiting research collaborator
  • Chris Golaz
  • Jim Huang
  • Pino Martin-visiting research scholar
  • Charles Talbot

Graduate Students:

  • Dena Feldman
  • Clara Helm
  • Stimit Shah
  • Owen Williams

Undergraduate Students:

  • Jonathan Goh ’11
  • Jasmine Low ’11
  • Emily Moder ’13
  • Ida Posner ’12
  • Laszlo Szocs ’13
Tropical Ecosystems Participants:

  • Lars Hedin, Professor, Ecology & Evolutionary Biology and Princeton Environmental Institute. Director, Program in Environmental Studies

Research Associates:

  • Sonja Keel
  • Silvia Newell

Graduate Students:

  • Sarah Batterman
  • Annette Trierweiler

Undergraduate Students:

  • Yanran Lu ’14
  • Eskender McCoy ’14
  • Kaya Zelazny ’11
Carbon Sequestration Participants:

Faculty:

Research Associates:

  • Ed Matteo
  • Junfeng Qin

Graduate Students:

  • Michael Burke
  • Yan Zhang

Undergraduate Students:

  • Arjun Arora ’10
  • Liz Costello ’10
  • John Davis ’14
  • Max Kaulbach ’14
  • David Newill-Smith ’14
  • Kathleen O’Neil ’14
  • Dobromir Parushev ’10
Ocean Nutrients & Climate Participants:

  • Daniel Sigman, Dusenbury Professor of Geological and Geophysical Sciences

Research Associates:

  • Katye Altiere
  • Kritee Kritee

Graduate Students:

  • Brigitte Brunelle
  • Sarah Fawcett
  • Mathis Hain
  • Haojia Ren
  • Xingchen Wang

Undergraduate Students:

  • Owen Coyle ’12
  • Samuel Dresner ’13
  • Amy Gobel ’12
  • Max Jacobson ’13
  • Laura Morales ’09
  • Lija Treibergs ’11
Greening IT: Phone to Data Participants

  • Mung Chiang, Associate Professor, Electrical Engineering
  • Michael Freedman, Assistant Professor, Computer Science
  • Margaret Martonosi, Professor, Computer Science
  • Jennifer Rexford, Professor, Computer Science

Research Associates:

  • Sangtae Ha
  • Hongseok Kim
  • Steven Ko

Graduate Students:

  • Muneeb Ali
  • Ozlem Bilgir
  • Liqun Fu
  • Prem Gopalan
  • Ioannis Kamitsos
  • Wyatt Lloyd
  • David Shue
  • Martin Suchara
  • Minlan Yu

Undergraduate Students

  • Newton Allen ’11
  • Newton Allen ’11
  • Dana Butnariu ’13
  • William Fisher ’10
  • Lavanya Jose ’12
  • Evan Kelly ’10
  • Patrick Wendell ’11
Ocean Acidification Effects Participants:

Research Associates:

  • Ludmilla Aristilde
  • Jean-Philippe Bellenger
  • Frank Black
  • Cristina Cobb-Adams
  • Brian Hopkinson
  • Ja-Myung Kim
  • Anne Kraepiel
  • Sven Kranz
  • Sara Rocks
  • Jeffra Schaefer
  • Yan Xu
  • Jodi Young

Graduate Students:

  • Johanna Goldman
  • Jenna Losh
  • Dalin Shi

Undergraduate Students:

  • Raheel Anwar ’12
  • Sarah Bluher ’13
  • Tiffany Cheung ’15
  • Lauren Edelman ’14
  • Mark Pavlyukovsky ’13
  • Darcie Ryan ’10
  • Daniel Steurer ’11
  • Aleksandra Szczuka ’14
  • Marjorie Willner ’11
Harvesting Solar Energy Participants:

  • Emily A. Carter, Arthur W. Marks ’19, Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Applied and Computational Mathematics
  • Sigurd Wagner, Professor of Electrical Engineering

Research Associates:

  • John Keith
  • Maytal Toroker

Graduate Students:

  • Nima Alidoust
  • Leah Isseroff
  • Dalal Kanan
  • Peilin Liao

Undergraduate Students:

  • Carolyn Hartzell ’11
  • David Hegermiller ’10
  • Katherine Sing ’11
  • Charles Zhang ’13
Oil, Energy, and the Middle East Participants

  • Bernard Haykel, Professor, Near Eastern Studies

Faculty:

  • Michael Cook, Professor- Near Eastern Studies
  • Shivaji Sondhi, Professor- Physics

Research Associates:

  • Christopher Boucek
  • Steffen Hertog
  • Toby Jones
  • Miriam Lowi
  • Giacomo Luciani
  • Roger Stern
  • Eckart Woertz
Baroclinicity in the Lower Atmosphere Participants:

  • Elie Bou-Zeid, Associate Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Research Associates:

  • Khaled Ghannam, CEE

Additional Researchers:

Graduate Students:

  • Mostafa Momen, CEE
Climate Change, Iron Usage and Pathogenic Vibrios Participants:

  • François Morel, Albert G. Blanke, Jr., Professor of Geosciences. Professor of Geosciences and the Princeton Environmental Institute

Graduate Students:

Undergraduate Students:

  • Donald Martocello, Class of 2018
Identification of High Methane-Emitting Abandoned Wells in Pennsylvania Participants:

  • Michael Celia, Theodora Shelton Pitney Professor of Environmental Studies. Director, Princeton Environmental Institute.
  • Denise Mauzerall, Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering and Public and International Affairs

Research Associates:

Graduate Students:

  • Bo Guo

Undergraduate Students:

  • Shanna Christian, Class of 2016
  • Christy Kaiser, Class of 2017
Investigation of Abundant but Understudied Phytoplankton to Provide Critical Data for Biogeochemical Models Participants:

  • Bess Ward, William J. Sinclair Professor of Geosciences and the Princeton Environmental Institute

Research Associates:

Undergraduate Students:

Energy Efficient Ammonium Oxidation: Development of a Feammox Electrolysis Cell Reactor Participants:

  • Peter Jaffe – William L. Knapp ’47 Professor of Civil Engineering
  • Daniel Steingart – Associate Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering and the Andlinger Center for Energy and the Environment

Research Associates

Undergraduate Students

  • Melany Ruiz, Class of 2016
Southern Ocean Observations and Modeling Participants:

  • Jorge Sarmiento – George J. Magee Professor of Geoscience and Geological Engineering, Professor of Geosciences. Director, Program in Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences

Research Associates

  • Carolina Dufour
  • Gregory de Souza

Additional Researchers

Undergraduate Students