Tuesday, July 30, 2013

Understanding How Researchers Think About and Communicate Climate Change

Topic: Climate Change Communication: Understanding How Environmental/Climate Researchers Think About and Communicate Climate Change

Date and Time: Thursday, August 1st, 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon.

Location: Earth System Science Interdisciplinary Center (ESSIC), Room 4102, 5825 University Research Court, College Park, MD 20740-3823,

Speaker: Daniel Smith is a rising sophomore seeking a double degree in Mathematics and Atmospheric and Oceanic Science (AOSC). Under the supervision of his mentor, Professor Raghu Murtugudde, Smith is currently researching how environmental and climate researchers communicate climate change to the general public and what conclusions can be drawn from analyzing communication this way. Abstract and more information.