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Maryam Arbabzadeh Postdoctoral Associate

MIT Energy Initiative

Sallie Chisholm Institute Professor

Office of the Provost

Bentley Clinton Postdoctoral Associate

Center for Energy and Environmental Policy Research; MIT Energy Initiative

Emre Gençer Research Scientist

MIT Energy Initiative

Ahmed Ghoniem Professor

Mechanical Engineering

Tapajyoti Ghosh Postdoctoral Associate

MIT Energy Initiative

Karen Gleason Professor

Office of the Provost

Guannan He Postdoctoral Associate

MIT Energy Initiative

Howard Herzog Senior Research Engineer

MIT Energy Initiative

David Hsu Associate Professor

Urban Studies & Planning

Henry Jacoby Professor Emeritus

MIT Joint Program on the Science and Policy of Global Change; Sloan School of Management

Ruben Juanes Associate Professor

Civil and Environmental Engineering

Valerie Karplus Assistant Professor

Sloan School of Management

Janelle Knox-Hayes Associate Professor

MIT Joint Program on the Science and Policy of Global Change; Urban Studies & Planning

Jesse Kroll Associate Professor

Civil and Environmental Engineering

Heather Kulik Associate Professor

Chemical Engineering

Kent Larson Principal Research Scientist

MIT Media Lab

Richard Lester Associate Provost and Professor

Office of the Provost

Dharik Mallapragada Research Scientist

MIT Energy Initiative

Karthish Manthiram Professor

Chemical Engineering

Youssef Marzouk Professor

Aeronautics and Astronautics

Heidi Nepf Professor

Civil and Environmental Engineering

Leslie Norford Professor

Architecture

Elsa Olivetti Associate Professor

Materials Science and Engineering

Tomás Palacios Professor

Electrical Engineering & Computer Science

Sergey Paltsev Senior Research Scientist

MIT Energy Initiative; MIT Joint Program on the Science and Policy of Global Change

John Parsons Senior Lecturer

Sloan School of Management

Ronald Prinn Director and Professor

Center for Global Change Science; MIT Joint Program on the Science and Policy of Global Change

John Reilly Senior Lecturer

MIT Joint Program on the Science and Policy of Global Change; Sloan School of Management

Christoph Reinhart Professor

Architecture

Gregory Rutledge Professor

Chemical Engineering

Apurba Sakti Research Scientist

MIT Energy Initiative

Richard Schmalensee Professor

Sloan School of Management

Nestor Sepulveda

Nuclear Science and Engineering

Yang Shao-Horn Professor

Mechanical Engineering

Eugene Skolnikoff Professor Emeritus

Political Science

Zachary Smith Assistant Professor

Chemical Engineering

Zoltan Spakovszky Professor

Aeronautics and Astronautics

Roger Summons Professor

Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Science

Yogesh Surendranath Associate Professor

Chemistry

Lawrence Susskind Professor

Urban Studies & Planning

Qiqi Wang Associate Professor

Aeronautics and Astronautics

James Wescoat Professor Emeritus

Architecture