RDCEP

Center for Robust Decision Making on Climate and Energy Policy

People

Principal Investigators

Ian Foster

Arthur Holly Compton Distinguished Service Professor in Computer Science
Director, Computation Institute, Argonne National Laboratory/University of Chicago
Associate Director, Mathematics and Computer Science Division, Argonne National Laboratory

Lars Peter Hansen

David Rockefeller Distinguished Service Professor
Research Director, Becker Friedman Institute
Department of Economics
University of Chicago

Elisabeth Moyer

Assistant Professor
Department of the Geophysical Sciences
University of Chicago

Todd Munson

Scientist, Mathematics and Computer Science Division, Argonne National Laboratory; Fellow, Computation Institute, University of Chicago

Researchers

Evan Anderson

Associate Professor
NIU

William Brock

Vilas Research Professor of Economics
University of Wisconsin, Madison

Yongyang Cai

Research Scientist
NBER
Hoover Institution
Stanford University

Hailiang Du

Research Scientist
Computation Institute
University of Chicago

Joshua W. Elliott

Research Scientist and Fellow, Computation Institute, University of Chicago and Argonne National Lab

Alla Golub

Research Scientist
Center for Global Trade Analysis (GTAP)
Purdue University

Thomas Hertel

Distinguished Professor, Agricultural Economics, Purdue University Executive Director and Founder, Center for Global Trade Analysis

Robert Jacob

Computational Climate Scientist, Mathematics and Computer Science Division, Argonne National Laboratory Fellow, Computation Institute, University of Chicago

V. Rao Kotamarthi

Atmospheric Scientist and Manager of the Climate Research Section, Environmental Science Division, Argonne National Laboratory

Ana Lopez

Research Associate
Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change on the Environment
London School of Economics

Raymond T. Pierrehumbert

Louis Block Professor in Geophysical Sciences, University of Chicago

Alan Sanstad

Staff Scientist, Environmental Energy Technologies Division, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory; Affiliate Researcher, Energy & Resources Group, University of California – Berkeley

Leonard Smith

Professor of Statistics
London School of Economics
Visiting Professor, Department of Statistics, University of Chicago

Michael Stein

Ralph and Mary Otis Isham Professor of Statistics
University of Chicago

Jevgenijs Steinbuks

Economist
Development Research Group
World Bank

David Weisbach

Walter J. Blum Professor in the Law School; Director, Law & Economics Program, University of Chicago

Victor Zhorin

Research Scientist

Postdoctoral Scholars

Shanshan Sun

Postdoctoral Scholar
University of Chicago

Graduate Students

Adriana Ciccone

Research Assistant
MSESP Candidate
Harris School of Public Policy

Jillian Durkin

Research Assistant
MPP Candidate
Harris School of Public Policy

Michael Glotter

Research Assistant, Ph.D. Candidate
Department of the Geophysical Sciences
University of Chicago

Maggie King

Research Assistant
MPP Candidate
Harris School of Public Policy

Jeremy Klavans

Research Assistant
MSESP Candidate
Harris School of Public Policy

Katrina Lewis

Research Assistant
MPP Candidate
Harris School of Public Policy

Quan Tran Pham

PhD Candidate
Department of Computer Science
University of Chicago

Undergraduate

Jeremy Archer

University of Chicago

Carey Glenn

Research Assistant

Alison Hung

Department of English Language and Literature
University of Chicago

Scott Lee

Research Assistant
Department of Economics
Department of Mathematics
University of Chicago

Peter Hansen

Research Assistant

Mark He

Research Assistant
University of Chicago

Aidan Sadowski

Research Assistant
Department of Computer Science
University of Chicago

Peter Vilter

Research Assistant
Department of Computer Science
University of Chicago

Botao Wu

Research Assistant
Department of Economics
Department of Mathematics
University of Chicago

High School Students

Anna Blinderman

Research Assistant
RDCEP

Husam Haj

Research Assistant
Computation Institute

Staff

Yadu Nand Babuji

FACE-IT Developer
Computation Institute
RDCEP

Alison Brizius

Executive Director
Computation Institute
RDCEP

Michaela Carey

Project Coordinator
RDCEP

David Kelly

FACE-IT Developer
Computation Institute
RDCEP

Nathan Matteson

Web Developer

Meghan Vincent

Education Outreach Director
RDCEP

Danielle E. Wrobel

Research Assistant

Alumni

Omobolanle Ajenifuja

Summer Scholar 2012

Alexandra Bass

PhD Candidate
Department of Political Science
University of Chicago

Neil Best

Senior Application Developer
Information Management
Gogo

Stefano Castruccio

Postdoctoral Fellow
King Abdullah University of Science and Technology

Hsin Yi "Uma" Chen

Research Assistant
The Fu Foundation School of Engineering and Applied Science
Columbia University

Aman Chitkara

MPP Candidate
Research Assistant

Sou-Cheng (Terrya) Choi

Research Scientist
RDCEP
Computation Institute
University of Chicago

Onintze Contreras

Summer Scholar 2013
Computation Institute

Michele Davies

Ph.D. Candidate
Harris School of Public Policy

Moises D'Orey

Research Assistant
MPP Candidate
Graduate Student

Martha Ferris

Department of Statistics
University of Wisconsin

Alexander Frank

Research Assistant, MPP Candidate
Graduate Student
Harris School of Public Policy
University of Chicago

Don Fullerton

Gutgsell Professor, Department of Finance and Institute of Government and Public Affairs, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

Matt Gee

Harris School of Public Policy
University of Chicago

Brittany Gifford

MSESP Graduate
Harris School of Public Policy

Lexie Golderberger

Research Assistant
Department of Statistics
Department of the Geophysical Sciences
University of Chicago

John Gueringer

Summer Scholar 2013
Computational Institute
RDCEP

Kenneth L. Judd

Paul H. Bauer Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution

Gita Khun Jush

Department of Economics
University of Chicago

Paul Kim

Research Assistant
Department of Mathematics
University of Chicago

Samuel S. Kortum

Professor of Economics
Yale University

Bill Leeds

Geospatial Analytics Scientist
Monsanto

Thomas S. Lontzek

Post-doctoral Research Fellow
University of Zurich

Peggy Loudermilk

Assistant Professor
Department of Economics
Western University

Ketan Maheshwari

Postdoctoral Appointee
Computation Institute
RDCEP

Matej Mavricek

Research Assistant

David McInerney

Postdoctoral Scholar
Department of the Geophysical Sciences
University of Chicago

Sheri A. Mickelson

Applications Software Specialist
Computation Institute
University of Chicago
Argonne National Laboratory

John Moosemiller

Summer Scholar 2013
Computation Institute

Santiago Munoz

Research Assistant

Brandon Peralta

Summer Scholar 2012

Nirupama Rao

Assistant Professor, Wagner School of Public Service, New York University

Isabel Louise Raymundo

Summer Scholar 2013
Computation Institute

Federico Simon

Trader
Spot Trading LLC

Ben Skrainka

Postdoctoral Scholar
Harris School of Public Policy

Emmanuel Souganidis

Economist
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago

Akshara Sreedhar

Summer Scholar 2013
Computation Institute

Alma Valenzuela

Summer Scholar 2013
Computation Institute

Joseph Weston Jr.

Research Assistant
Joint MPP/MBA Candidate
Graduate Student

Grant Wilder

Research Assistant
RAND Corporation

Mark Woolley

Energy and Climate Policy Fellow
LMI

Runnan Yang

Research Assistant
Department of Economics
Department of Computer Science