Technical Presentations

2016

  1. Chang, Won, “Changes in spatio-temporal precipitation patterns in changing climate conditions.” Dept. of Mathematical Sciences, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, January 2016.

  2. Chang, Won, “Changes in spatio-temporal precipitation patterns in changing climate conditions.” Dept. of Biostatistics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, January 2016.

  3. Deryng, Delphine, “Regional disparities in the beneficial effects of rising CO2 concentrations on crop water productivity.” Adaptation Futures, Rotterdam, May 2016.

  4. Deryng, Delphine, “AgMIP’s gridded crop modelling initiative (GGCMI): from global impact assessments to practical solutions for adaptation.” Adaptation Futures, Rotterdam, May 2016.

  5. Du, Hailiang, Smith, Leonard, Suckling, E., Thompson, E. and Maynard, T., “Towards improving the framework for probabilistic forecast evaluation.” 96th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting, New Orleans, January 2016.

  6. Du, Hailiang, “Address chaotic likelihoods via pseudo-orbit data assimilation importance sampler.” Spring Research Conference, Illinois Institute of Technology, May 2016.

  7. Du, Hailiang and Leonard Smith, “Multi-model cross pollination in time: address model inadequacy via data assimilation.” SIAM: Mathematics of Planet Earth, Philadelphia, September 2016.

  8. Elliott, Joshua, “Modelling extreme shocks to the food system: implications for the near future.” AAAS Annual Meeting, Washington DC, February 2016.

  9. Elliott, Joshua, “Risks and opportunities from climate change and water in North America.” SCC-33, Tampa, Florida, February 2016.

  10. Elliott, Joshua, Congressional Briefing: Risks to the Food System. Information session presented at the United States Senate Offices, Washington DC, February 2016.

  11. Elliott, Joshua, “Past and future weather-induced risk in crop production.” iCropM, Berlin, Germany, March 2016.

  12. Foster, Ian, “Building the modern research data portal.” New Zealand eResearch Conference, Queenstown, New Zealand, February 2016.

  13. Greenstone, Michael, “A new empirical approach to global damage function estimation.” Fifth Meeting Committee on Assessing Approaches to Updating the Social Cost of Carbon, May 2016 (http://sites. nationalacademies.org/DBASSE/BECS/DBASSE_172006).

  14. Hertel, T.W., “Climate change, agricultural trade and food security.” AAAS Annual Meeting, Washington, D.C., February 14, 2016.

  15. Hertel, T.W., “Food and environmental security in an era of globalization.” IRI-THYS Center, Humboldt University, Berlin, March 17, 2016.

  16. Jina, Amir, “Effect of natural disasters on agriculture.” ASSA Meeting, San Francisco, January 2016.

  17. Jina, Amir, “The causal effect of environmental catastrophe on long-run economic growth: evidence from 6,700 cyclones.” University of Maryland, March 2016.

  18. Jina, Amir, “Economic damages from climate change in the United States,” Harris School of Public Policy, University of Chicago, May 2016.

  19. Jina, Amir, “Climate econometrics.” Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences (Beijer Institute), June 2016.

  20. Montella, Raffaele, “FACE-IT: Earth science workflows made easy with Globus and Galaxy technologies.” Globus World 2016, Chicago, IL, April, 2016.

  21. Montella, Raffaele, “Data visualization and interaction.” Campus as a Lab, University of Chicago, May, 2016.

  22. Moyer, Elisabeth, “Precipitation and atmospheric moisture transport response to increased infrared opacity.” American Physical Society March Meeting, Baltimore, MD, March 2016. Invited presentation

  23. Poppick, Andrew, “The case of the global warming hiatus: best practices for trend estimation in climatic time series.” Carleton College, Northfield, MN, January 2016.

  24. Russo, T.A. “A national groundwater model with improved resolution of deep groundwater dynamics.” National Groundwater Association (NGWA) Summit, Denver, CO. April 2016.

  25. Russo, T.A., “Groundwater levels, extraction, and climate connections in the United States.” Pennsylvania Groundwater Symposium, State College, PA. May 2016 Invited presentation

  26. Russo, T.A., Extended Learning Session: Agricultural Management Practices and Impacts on Ground-water. National Groundwater Association (NGWA) Summit, Denver, CO. April 2016. Invited presentation

  27. Sahoo, S., Russo, T.A. and Elliott, J., “Modeling of climate-irrigation-groundwater dynamics in the High Plains aquifer, United States.” World Cafe-16, The Food-Energy-Water Nexus, 16th National Conference and Global Forum on Science, Policy, and the Environment, Washington, DC. January 2016.

  28. Sahoo, S., Russo, T.A. and Elliott, J., “Characterizing groundwater-climate-irrigation dynamics in the United States.” National Groundwater Association (NGWA) Summit, Denver, CO. April 2016.

  29. Stein, Michael, “Statistical methods for spatial-temporal data.” NYU, Courant Institute, Mathematics Colloquium, February 2016.

  30. Stein, Michael, “Covariance functions for space-time processes and computer experiments: some commonalities and some differences.” SIAM Conference on Uncertainty Quantification, plenary talk, April 2016. Invited presentation

  31. Stein, Michael, “Covariance functions for space-time processes and computer experiments: some commonalities and some differences.” Spring Research Conference, IIT, May 2016. Invited presentation

  32. Xepapadeas, Anastasios, “Climate change policy under polar amplification.” Tinbergen Conference, Amsterdam, April 21–22, 2016, http://www.tinbergen.nl/wp-content/uploads/2016/04/DRAFT-PROGRAM-TI-ERC-CONFERENCE-2016-update-April-9.pdf.

2015

  1. Jingyu Bao. “A Spatially Varying Coefficient Model for Climate Emulation.” Joint Statistical Meetings, Seattle, WA. August 8-13, 2015.

  2. Alison Brizius. “FACE-IT: Framework to Advance Climate Economic and Impacts Investigations with Information Technology.” Next Generation Agricultural Systems Models Part 2, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Washington, D.C. January 29, 2015.

  3. Alison Brizius. “Introduction to FACE-IT for AgMIP.” AgMIP Phase 2 Fundamentals Workshop, Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe. June 29, 2015.

  4. Yongyang Cai. “Bayesian learning in dynamic stochastic integration of climate and economy.” Forth-coming in the 4th AERE annual summer conference, San Diego, CA. June 2015.

  5. Chang, Won, “Understanding and simulating changes in future spatio-temporal precipitation patterns by identifying and characterizing individual rainstorm events.” Dept. of Statistics, Korea University, Seoul, Korea, October 2015.

  6. Chang, Won, “Understanding and simulating changes in future spatio-temporal precipitation patterns by identifying and characterizing individual rainstorm events,” Dept. of Applied Statistics, Hoseo University, Asan, Korea, October 2015.

  7. Hailiang Du. “Towards shadowing: Data assimilation with pseudo-orbits.” Computational and Applied Mathematics (CAM) Seminar, University of Kansas. March 4th, 2015.

  8. Hailiang Du. “Forecast Interpretation and Evaluation.” Computational and Applied Mathematics (CAM) Seminar, University of Kansas. March 4th, 2015.

  9. Du, Hailiang and Leonard Smith, “Data assimilation designed for imperfect model(s).” Dynamics Day Europe, Exeter, 2015.

  10. Joshua Elliott. “Past and future weather-induced risks in agriculture.” Presented at Our Common Future under climate change (OCFCC) conference. Paris, France. July 7-10, 2015.

  11. Elliott, Joshua. “Past and future weather-induced risks in agriculture.” Our Common Future under climate change (OCFCC) conference. Paris, France. July 7-10, 2015.

  12. Elliott, Joshua. “Implications of global and regional climate change for agriculture.” Our Common Future under climate change (OCFCC) conference. Paris, France. July 7-10, 2015.

  13. Favero, A., R. Mendelsohn, and B. Sohngen, “The role of carbon dioxide removal techniques to counteract anthropogenic climate change: BECCS vs. REDD.” Annual Meeting of the Association of Environmental and Resource Economists, San Diego, CA, June 2015.

  14. Foster, Ian, “Big process for big data: Process automation for data-driven science.” International Conference on Big Data Computing, Cyprus, December 2015.

  15. Ian Foster. “Taming Big Data: Accelerating Discovery via Outsourcing and Automation.” Keynote Lecture, the International Winter School on Big Data Tarragona, Spain, January 26-30, 2015.

  16. Ian Foster. “Science on demand.” Keynote Lecture, ORION Conference on Cloud Computing for Science. Toronto, Canada. March 4, 2015.

  17. Foster, Ian, “The discovery cloud: accelerating and democratizing research on a global scale.” International Conference on Cloud Engineering, Berlin, Germany, April 2015.

  18. Ian Foster. “Live data moves.” Keynote Lecture, 15th IEEE /ACM International Symposium on Cluster, Cloud and Grid Computing, Shenzhen, China, May 4-7, 2015.

  19. Ian Foster. “Building global software.” Invited lecture, NSF EarthCube All Hands Meeting, May 27-28, 2015.

  20. Michael Glotter and Elisabeth J. Moyer. “The representations of agricultural damages and the carbon cycle in SCC Integrated Assessment Models.” Stockholm Symposium on the Social Cost of Carbon (invited), Stockholm, Sweden. May, 2015.

  21. Michael Glotter, Joshua Elliott, and Christoph Muller. “The AgMIP Global Gridded Crop Model Intercomparison.” ASABE Climate Change Symposium: Adaptation and Mitigation (invited), Chicago, IL. May 3-5, 2015.

  22. Lars P. Hansen. “Consequences of Uncertainty in the Economics of Climate Change.” Panel Discussion on Finance and Risk, American Finance Association, Boston, MA. January 2015. 

  23. Lars P. Hansen. “The Consequences of Uncertainty for Economic Analysis.” Financial University, Moscow, Russia. March 2015.

  24. Lars P. Hansen, Jaroslav Borovicka, and Jose Scheinkman. “Misspecified Recovery.” Finance Seminar, California Institute of Technology (CalTech), Pasadena, CA. March 2015.

  25. Lars P. Hansen. “Robustness, Ambiguity Aversion, and the Price of Uncertainty.” ECE LAUNCH Distinguished Lecture, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. April 2015.

  26. Lars P. Hansen and Thomas Sargent. “Sets of Models and Prices and Uncertainty.” Lecture, D-TEA Conference, Paris, France. May 2015.

  27. Lars P. Hansen. “The Consequences of Uncertainty.” presented in multiple locations.

    1. W.P. Carey Lecture, Colorado College, Colorado Springs, CO. April 2015.

    2. Lecture, University Club of Washington D.C. April 2015.

    3. HEC Paris, Honoris Causa Ceremony and Lecture Presentation, Paris, France. May 2015.

  28. Thomas W. Hertel. “Land-based mitigation and adaptation to climate change.” plenary presentation at the IPCCs Food Security Summit. May 27-29, 2015.

  29. Thomas W. Hertel. “Global Change and the Challenges of Sustainably Feeding a Growing Planet.” Opening plenary address to the meetings of the Australian Agriculture and Resource Economics Society, Rotorua, New Zealand. February 11, 2015.

  30. Thomas W. Hertel. “Climate Change, Agriculture, Land Use and Poverty.” Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS), Washington, DC. February 5, 2015.

  31. Thomas W. Hertel. “Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security.” Climate Change Group of the World Bank, Washington, DC. February 5, 2015.

  32. Hertel, T.W. “Climate adaptation and mitigation: an economic perspective on land-based policies and food security.” Plenary talk to the IPCC Summit on Food Security, Dublin, Ireland, May 28, 2015.

  33. Hertel, T.W., “Food and environmental security in an era of globalization.” Opening plenary talk to the German Association of Agricultural Economists, Gewisola, Giessen, Germany, September 23, 2015.

  34. Hertel, T.W., “Global land use modeling for the food-energy-water nexus.” NSF Workshop on Food Energy and Water Systems, Iowa State University, October 12, 2015.

  35. Hsiang, Solomon and Amir Jina, “Current state of evidence and approaches, options for integration into IAMs.” Third Meeting Committee on Assessing Approaches to Updating the Social Cost of Carbon, November 2015 ( http://sites.nationalacademies.org/DBASSE/BECS/DBASSE_169040).

  36. Hsiang, Solomon and Jina, Amir and Kopp, Robert and Rising, James, “Economic Damages from Climate Change in the United States.” Challenges in Climate Economics, Stanford, 2015.

  37. Huang, W., M. Stein, E. Moyer, S. Sun, D. McInerney. “Changes in temperature extremes under increased CO2: What can we learn from millennial-scale climate simulations?” American Geophysical Union Fall meeting, San Francisco, 2015.

  38. Jina, Amir, “Climate injustice: are there solutions?” CUNY, April 2015.

  39. Jina, Amir, “Empirical estimations of the Social Cost of Carbon.” University of Stockholm, June 2015.

  40. Jina, Amir, “Routine disasters: floods, human capital and adaptation in Bangladesh.” Brown University, November 2015.

  41. Montella, Raffaele, “How to expand the galaxy from genes to Earth in six simple steps (and live smarter and longer).” Computation Institute, University of Chicago, February, 2015.

  42. Montella, Raffaele, “Cloud computing and the Internet of Things.” Computation Institute, University of Chicago, October, 2015.

  43. Moyer, Elisabeth, “Failures of IAMs, and the way forward.” Stockholm Workshop on the Social Cost of Carbon. University of Stockholm, Sweden, June 2015. Invited presentation

  44. Elisabeth J. Moyer. “Failures of IAMs, and the path forward.” Stockholm Workshop on the Social Cost of Carbon, University of Stockholm, Stockholm, Sweden. May 2015.

  45. Elisabeth J. Moyer. “A physical scientist’s perspective on economic growth from the Industrial Revolution to the age of climate change.” History and Philosophy of Science seminar. University of Chicago, Chicago, IL. February 2015.

  46. Todd Munson. “Computable General Equilibrium and Generalized Newton Methods.” Computational Economics Colloquia (invited), Chicago, IL. February 2015.

  47. Todd Munson, and Stefan Wild. “Large Data Analytics.” ZICE 2015/UZH Ph.D. Course (invited, 21 hours), Zurich. January-February 2015.

  48. Todd Munson, and Stefan Wild. “Numerical Optimization for Economists.” ZICE 2015 Short Course (invited, 9 hours), Zurich. January-February 2015.

  49. Sahoo, S. and Russo, T.A., “Estimation of groundwater storage changes in the Ogallala Aquifer, United States.” 8th Annual Postdoc Research Exhibition, Pennsylvania State University, PA. September 2015. (First prize)

  50. Alan H. Sanstad. “A Historical Perspective on End-Use Energy Efficiency Policies & Programs in the U. S.” Presentation, Energy Policy Institute at Chicago (EPIC), May 4, 2015.

  51. Leonard A. Smith. “Anticipating Equilibrium Systems (Clarity Before Consensus).” Keynote talk at the ’Non-equilibrium Dynamics of Climate: linking models to data’ workshop 5-7 January 2015, Dartington Hall, Devon, UK. January 5, 2015.

  52. Sohngen, B., “Dynamic models and carbon sequestration in forests.” Centre for Environmental and Resource Economics, Umea School of Business and Economics, University of Umea, Umea, Sweden. March, 2015.

  53. Sohngen B., “The historical role of management in forest carbon sequestration.” Michigan State University, February, 2015.

  54. Sohngen, B. and Baker, J., “Will US forests continue to be a carbon sink?” Annual Meeting of the Association of Environmental and Resource Economists, San Diego, CA, June, 2015.

  55. Sohngen, B., “How valuable is adaptation - climate change in forestry?” New Frontiers in Forest Economics Conference, Peking University, Beijing, China, August, 2015.

  56. Stein, Michael, “Statistical methods for spatial-temporal data.” University of California Los Angeles, Departments of Statistics and Biostatistics Joint Seminar, October 2015.

  57. Michael L. Stein. “Simulating future climates.” Spatial Statistics: Emerging Patterns, Avignon, France (invited). June 10, 2015.

  58. Michael L. Stein. “Methods for Combining Data and Model Output to Simulate Future Climate.” Workshop on Complex Spatio-temporal Data Structures: Methods and Application (invited), Fields Institute, Toronto, Canada. April, 2015.

  59. Stein, Michael, World Statistics Congress of the ISI, Special Invited Session on IPCC Fifth Assessment Report, July 2015. Invited panelist

  60. Sun, Shanshan, Hailiang Du, Alison Brizius, Ian Foster and Leonard Smith, “Examining the linear regimes of the Community Earth System Model (CESM).” American Geophysical Union Fall meeting, San Francisco, Dec. 2015.

  61. David Weisbach. “The Social Cost of Carbon/Methane.” Economics and Law Seminar, University of Pennsylvania. February, 2015

  62. David Weisbach. “A Simple Model of Energy Transition.” Energy Policy Institute at Chicago, University of Chicago, April, 2015.

  63. David Weisbach. “Discounting and the social cost of carbon.” Conference on the social cost of carbon, The University of Stockholm, Stockholm, Sweden. May 2015.

  64. David Weisbach. Panel on Geoengineering, The University of Chicago Law School, Chicago, IL. April 2015.

  65. David Weisbach. “Climate Change: The Science for Lawyers.” Conference on climate science and the law, John Marshall Law School. April 2015.

  66. Xepapadeas, Anastasios, “Modeling coupled climate, ecosystems, and economic systems.” Dept. of Economics, University of Bologna, Sept. 2015.

  67. Victor Zhorin. “Tensor-Based Computing in Contract Theory, IO, and HJB PDE Macro Models.” Computational Economics Colloquium, Becker Friedman Institute, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL. April 16, 2015.

  68. Victor Zhorin. “Spatial Competition among Financial ServiceProviders and Optimal Contract Design.” American Economic Association Annual Meeting, Boston, MA. January 03, 2015. 

 

2014

  1. Brizius, Alison. "Information intensive research initiatives at the Center of Robust Decision making on Climate and Energy Policy." Workshop on Research Information Technologies and their Role in Advancing Science, University of Chicago, May 2014.

  2. Evan Anderson, William A. Brock, Lars P. Hansen, and Alan H. Sanstad. “Uncertainty in the Economics of Climate Change.” Conference on Developing the Next Generation of Economic Models of Climate Change, Heller-Hurwicz Economics Institute, University of Minnesota. September 11, 2014.

  3. Cai, Yongyang. "Optimal climate policy in the face of uncertainty." GTAP Seminar, Purdue University, May 2014.

  4. Yongyang Cai. “Nonlinear certainty equivalent method for high-dimensional dynamic programming problems.” ICE 2014, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA. July 2014.

  5. Yongyang Cai. “The impact of economic and climate risks on the social cost of carbon.” Developing the Next Generation of Economic Models of Climate Change Conference, University of Minnesota. September 2014.

  6. Yongyang Cai. “Massive parallelism in economics and climate change.” Dinner talk at ATPESC 2014, Argonne National Laboratory, Lemont, IL. August 2014.

  7. Hailiang Du. “Evaluating Models Based on Data.” Understanding Uncertainty in Environmental Modeling workshop , London School of Economics and Political Science. September 22-24, 2014.

  8. Du, Hailiang, Leonard A. Smith. "Examining Model Fidelity via Shadowing Time." American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, California, December 2014.

  9. Du, Hailiang, Leonard A. Smith. "Increasing Foresight and Forecast Quality with Skillful Low-Cost Empirical Models." American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, California, December 2014.

  10. Joshua Elliott. “Climate Change, Agriculture and Human Health.” Invited presentation given at Modeling the Health Risks of Climate Change, National Academy of Sciences, Washington, D.C. November 3rd, 2014. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QJ_hmzid5wU

  11. Joshua Elliott. “The Global Gridded Crop Model Intercomparison.” Invited presentation given Feeding Nine Billion: A Path to Sustainable Agriculture, UIUC Institute for Sustainability, Energy, and Environment (iSEE), Urbana, IL. October 1st, 2014.

  12. Elliott, Joshua W. "Global multi-model climate impacts assessments in AgMIP and ISI-MIP." 7th Annual Forestry and Agriculture Greenhouse Gas Modeling Forum, Arlington, VA, June 2014.

  13. Elliott, Joshua W. "High-resolution multi-model assessment of climate extremes, vulnerabilities, impacts, and adaptation." University of Florida, March 2014.

  14. Elliott, Joshua W. "Sociotechnical and environmental pathways to sustainable food and climate futures." 2014 Science, Engineering, and Education for Sustainability (SEES) Fellows Conference at NSF Headquarters, Arlington, VA, April 2014.

  15. Elliott, Joshua W. "The global gridded crop model intercomparison: First results from phase I." AgMIP webinar, February 2014.

  16. Foster, Ian. "GeoDataspaces: Simplifying Data Management Tasks with Globus." American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, California, December 2014.

  17. Ian Foster. “Discovery engines for big data.” Talk at the SC’15 Conference, New Orleans, LA. November 14, 2014.

  18. Glotter, Michael, Elisabeth Moyer, and Joshua W. Elliott. "Evaluating the Reliability of Reanalysis as a Substitute for Observational Data in Large-scale Agricultural Assessments." American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, CA, December 2014.

  19. Michael Glotter, Alex Ruane, Elisabeth J. Moyer, and Joshua Elliott. “Evaluating the reliability of reanalysis as a substitute for observational data in large-scale agricultural assessments.” 2014 American Geophysical Union Fall meeting, San Francisco, CA. December 15-19, 2014.

  20. Alla Gollub, Thomas Hertel, and S. Rose. “Global land use impacts of U.S. ethanol: static vs. dynamic economic modeling.” Selected paper. Annual Agricultural and Applied Economics Annual Meeting, Minneapolis, MN. July 2014.

  21. Lars P. Hansen. “Uncertainty, Valuation and Policy.” Keynote Lecture, 2014 AFR Summer Institute of Economics and Finance, Academy of Financial Research, Zhejiang University, Zhejiang, China. June 2014.

  22. Lars P. Hansen. “Misspecified Recovery.” Keynote Lecture, International Symposium on Financial Engineering and Risk Management (FERM), Beijing, China. June 2014.

  23. Lars P. Hansen. “Uncertainty and Valuation.” Plenary Lecture, 5th Lindau Meeting on Economic Sciences, Lindau and Mainau Island, Germany. August 2014.

  24. Lars P. Hansen. “Uncertainty in the Economics of Climate Change.” Developing the Next Generation of Economic Models of Climate Change Conference, Heller-Hurwicz Economics Institute, University of Minnesota. September 2014.

  25. Lars P. Hansen. “Uncertainty, Valuation, and Policy.” Innocenzo Gasparini Institute for Economic Research (IGIER) Seminar, Universita Boccini, Milan, Italy. September 2014.

  26. Lars P. Hansen. “Uncertainty and Valuation.” AS Honorary Academician and Lecture, Academia Sinica, Taiwan. November 2014.

  27. Lars P. Hansen. “Uncertainty and Valuation.” Departmental Seminar, University College London (UCL), London, UK. December 2014.

  28. Lars P. Hansen. “The Consequences of Uncertainty.” presented in multiple locations.

    1. Hong Kong. June 2014.

    2. MacArthur Foundation President’s Roundtable Luncheon, Chicago, IL. November 2014.

    3. LSE Economics & UCL Economist’s Societies, London School of Economics, London, UK. December 2014.

  29. Lars P. Hansen, Borovicka, J., and Scheinkman, J., “Long-Term Valuation and Misspecified Recovery.” presented in multiple locations.

    1. Stanford Institute for Theoretical Economics (SITE), Stanford, CA. August 2014.

    2. Prospects in Applied Mathematics, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL. October 2014.

    3. Computational Public Economics Conference, Brigham Young University (BYU), Park City, UT. December 2014.

    4. 6th French Econometrics Conference, Universite Paris – Dauphine, London. December 2014.

    5. Conference in Honor of Marty Eichenbaum, Becker Friedman Institute, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL. October 2014.

  30. Hansen, Lars Peter. "The consequences of uncertainty." University of Chicago Booth School of Business Europe Campus, London, England, April 2014.

  31. Hansen, Lars Peter. "Uncertainty, valuation, and policy." Bank of England: Interdisciplinary Workshop on the Role of Uncertainty in Central Bank Policy, Chicago, Illinois, April 2014.

  32. He, Mark. "Jointly modeling temperature and precipitation on the interannual time-scale." University of Chicago Undergraduate Research Symposium, Chicago, Illinois, May 2014.

  33. Thomas W. Hertel. “Climate Change, Global Markets and Food Security.” The Renewable Natural Resources Foundation Congress on Adapting Food Production to a Changing Climate, hosted by the AGU in Washington, DC. December 9-10, 2014.

  34. Thomas W. Hertel. “Market Integration, Teleconnections and Global Land Use Change.” Operationalization of telecoupling concepts for land system science workshop, Aeschi Park, Switzerland. December 2, 2014.

  35. Thomas W. Hertel. “Global land use and the environment.” Ecology and the environment workshop, Cambridge University, UK. September 21, 2014.

  36. Hertel, Thomas, and Jevgenijs Steinbuks. "Climate regulation enhances the value of second generation biofuel technology." American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, California, December 2014.

  37. Hertel, Thomas. "Exploring the energy-water-food-climate nexus for the Indian Economy in 2030." American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, California, December 2014.

  38. Hertel, Thomas. "Global change and the challenges of sustainably feeding a growing planet." Presented at multiple locations, 2014.

    1. Plenary Presentation at the 2nd Global Land Project Open Science Meeting, Berlin, Germany, March 2014.

    2. Seminar, CEPII, Paris, March 2014.

  39. Jacob, Robert. "Big Data in the Geosciences: New Analytics Methods and Parallel Algorithm Poster." American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, California, December 2014.

  40. Jacob, Robert. "Waggle: A Framework for Intelligent Attentive Sensing and Actuation." American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, California, December 2014.

  41. Moyer, Elisabeth J. "Energetic controls on precipitation response to greenhouse warming." Presented at multiple locations, 2012.

    1. Department of the Geophysical Sciences, University of Chicago, February 2014.

    2. Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of Illinois at Chicago, March 2014.

  42. Elisabeth J. Moyer. “Mismatched assumptions in climate policy: climate impacts on economic growth and uncertainty in the social cost of carbon.” SCRiM (Network for Sustainable Climate Risk Management), Penn. State, State College, PA. December 2014.

  43. Munson, Todd. "Numerical optimization for economists: Complementary problems." Zurich Initiative on Computational Economics (ZICE), Zurich, Switzerland, February 2014.

  44. Munson, Todd. "Numerical optimization for economists: Constrained optimization." Zurich Initiative on Computational Economics (ZICE), Zurich, Switzerland, February 2014.

  45. Munson, Todd. "Numerical optimization for economists: Unconstrained optimization." Zurich Initiative on Computational Economics (ZICE), Zurich, Switzerland, February 2014.

  46. Munson, Todd and Stefan Wild. "Computational noise, noisy derivatives, and complementarity problems." Zurich Initiative on Computational Economics (ZICE), Zurich, Switzerland, February 2014.

  47. Munson, Todd and Stefan Wild. "Modeling of optimization problems (& software)." Zurich Initiative on Computational Economics (ZICE), Zurich, Switzerland, February 2014.

  48. Todd Munson. “Revisiting Preprocessing for Generalized Nash Games.” ICCP 2014 (invited), Berlin, Germany. August 2014.

  49. Pierrehumbert, Raymond. "Climate Intervention: Reflecting Sunlight to Cool the Earth - Report from the National Research Council." American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, California, December 2014.

  50. Raymond Pierrehumbert. "Glacier Length Sensitivity to Climate Change in Different Climate Regimes." American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, California, December 2014.

  51. Raymond Pierrehumbert. "Long-term perspective underscores need for stronger near-term policies on climate change." American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, California, December 2014.

  52. Poppick, Andrew, Michael Stein, and Elisabeth J. Moyer. "Simulating Future Transient Climates By Combining Observational Data with Climate Model Information Using Time-Varying Spectral Methods." American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, California, December 2014.

  53. Poppick, Andrew, Shanshan Sun, David McInerney, Michael Stein, William Leeds, and Elisabeth J. Moyer. "Using Spectral Methods to Quantify Changes in Temperature Variability across Frequencies." American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, California, December 2014.

  54. Smith, Leonard A. "Probability and prediction in complex modelling situations." CPNSS Workshop: Rethinking Theory Construction in Social Science, London School of Economics, March 2014.

  55. Smith, Leonard A. "Pseudo-orbit data assimilation and the roles of uncertainty in multi-model forecasting." SIAM Conference on Uncertainty Qualifications, Savannah, GA, April 2014.

  56. Smith, Leonard A. "Validation, verification and relevance of blue-green uncertainty quantification." Newcastle, March 2014.

  57. Leonard A. Smith. “Weather as a Changing Climate.” Keynote talk at the Health, Energy and Extreme Events in a Changing Climate Seminar 6-9 December 2014, Bad Honnef, Germany. December 7, 2014.

  58. Leonard A. Smith. “Decision making under uncertainty.” Talk at Climate Variability: from Data and Models to Decisions workshop at the Lorentz Centre, Leiden, Germany. December 4, 2014.

  59. Leonard A. Smith. “Doing Science in the Dark: the challenges of Climate-like science.” Library Speaker Series on Climate Change: The Philosophical Issues, Rotman Institute of Philosophy, Western University, Canada. October 29, 2014.

  60. Leonard A. Smith. “Clarity before Consensus.” Knowledge and Models in Climate Science’ Conference, Rotman Institute of Philosophy, Western University, Canada. October 26, 2014.

  61. Leonard A. Smith. “Treatment of uncertainty in climate change assessments.” invited co-author for a panel discussion on JSM2014, Boston, MA. August 2-7, 2014.

  62. Leonard A. Smith. “Distinguishing Uncertainty, Diversity and Insight.” NCAR Uncertainty Colloquium 24 July - 2 August, Boulder, CO. July 30, 2014.

  63. Leonard A. Smith. “Parameters, Probabilities and Progress.” Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Program 2014 at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute, MA. July 7, 2014.

  64. Stein, Michael L. "Climate model emulation and future climate simulation." Presented at multiple locations, 2014.

    1. University of California Davis Department of Statistics Seminar Series, Davis, California, April 2014.

    2. STATMOS Online Seminar Series, Chicago, IL, April 2014.

    3. Haverford College, March  2014.

  65. Stein, Michael L. "Likelihoods for Gaussian processes observed irregularly." Institute for Mathematics Applied to Geosciences (IMAGe) at the National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR), Boulder, CO, January 2014.

  66. Stein, Michael L. "Statistical methods for spatio-temporal interactions and their assessments." AAAS Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL, February 2014.

  67. Sun, Shanshan and Elisabeth J. Moyer. "Surface radiation governs precipitation responses in transient and equilibrium climates." European Geosciences Union (EGU) General Assembly, Vienna, Austria, May 2014.

  68. Sun, Shanshan and Elisabeth J. Moyer. "Surface radiation governs precipitation responses in transient and equilibrium climates." European Geosciences Union (EGU) General Assembly, Vienna, Austria, May 2014.

  69. Shanshan Sun, David McInerney, Michael L. Stein, William Leeds, Andrew Poppick, Larissa Nazarenko, Gavin Schmidt, and Elisabeth J. Moyer. “Using spectral methods to quantify changes in temperature variability across frequencies.” American Geophysical Union, Fall meeting, San Francisco, CA. December 5-19, 2014.

  70. David Weisbach. “webDICE.” Law School seminar, University of Chicago, June, 2014.

  71. Weisbach, David. "Debating climate change ethics." Law and Philosophy Workshop, University of Arizona, March 2014.

  72. Weisbach, David. "The social cost of Carbon/Methane." Law and Economics Seminar, University of Pennsylvania Law School, February 2014.

  73. Zamboni, Laura, and Robert Jacob. "Simulation of Present-Climate Precipitation: Parameter Perturbations and Internal Variability with the GFDL Model." American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, California, December 2014.

  74. Victor Zhorin. “Hierarchical structural model-based data analysis in economics: from data to models and back again.” CI Seminar, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL. October 10, 2014.

 

2013

  1. Best, Neil, "Design motivation and details of the .psims.nc4 data interchange format for gridded crop models.” AgMIP-USAID Global Gridded Crop Modeling kickoff meeting, Gainesville, FL, May 6-7, 2013.

  2. Brock, William A. "Energy balance climate models and general equilibrium optimal mitigation policies." Plenary Lecture at Society for Computational Economics - 19th Annual Conference on Computing in Economics and Finance, Vancouver, British Columbia, July 2013.

  3. Brock, William A. "Spatial Climate-economic Models and Their Use in the Design of Optimal Carbon Taxes Across Locations.” Plenary Lecture, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis and University of Missouri Economics Conference, Columbia, MO, March 23, 2013.

  4. Cai, Yongyang. "Parallelization and GSSA." Summer 2013 Computation in CA, Stanford University, July 2013.

  5. Cai, Yongyang. "The Social Cost of Stochastic and Irreversible Climate Change and Bayesian Learning." The World Bank, Washington D.C., December 2013.

  6. Cai, Yongyang The Social Cost of Stochastic and Irreversible Climate Change. Presented at multiple locations, 2013.

    1. AGU Annual Meeting, San Francisco, December 2013.

    2. INFORMS Annual Meeting, Minneapolis, MN, October 2013.

  7. Cai, Yongyang. "Advances in Numerical Dynamic Programming and New Applications." Workshop on Advances in Numerical Methods for Economics, International Monetary Fund, Washington D.C., June 2013.

  8. Cai, Yongyang. "Numerical Dynamic Programming and Parallelization." Computation in CA, Stanford University, July 2013.

  9. Choi, Sou-Cheng, and Todd Munson. "Design, Interface, Implementation, and Usage of OSCEF." Presented at multiple locations.

    1. The 9th International Conference on Optimization: Techniques and Applications (ICOTA 9), Taipei, Taiwan, December 12-15, 2013

    2. Seminar on Scientific Computing, Taida Institute for Mathematical Sciences, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan, January 2, 2013.

  10. Choi, Sou-Cheng. "A Complementarity Approach to Solving Computable General Equilibrium Models." Meshfree Methods Seminar, Illinois Institute of Technology, October 23, 2013

  11. Choi, Sou-Cheng. "AMPL/PATH Tutorial Introduction to Solving Regularized Complementarity Problems with a Case Study from CIM-EARTH." International Conference on Continuous Optimization (ICCOPT), Lisbon, Portugal, July 28-August 1, 2013.

  12. Elliott, Joshua W. "AgMIP: Progress and overview." USDA National Agricultural Statistics Service, August 2013.

  13. Elliott, Joshua W. "Biophysical assessment models on climate change impact on agricultural productivity." FAO workshop on Global Food Production under Changing Climate and Increased Variability: Implications for Trade and Food Policy, Rome, Italy, November 2013.

  14. Elliott, Joshua W. "Constraints and potentials of future irrigation water availability on global agricultural production under climate change.” Impacts world conference, Potsdam, Germany, May 27-30, 2013.

  15. Elliott, Joshua W. "High-resolution multi-model assessments of climate change and extreme weather impacts to agriculture at regional to global and seasonal to multi-decadal scales." Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Princeton University, July 2013.

  16. Elliott, Joshua W. "Improving the understanding of climate variability and change in agriculture: AgMIP, tropical farm adaptation, and related research." American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, CA, December 2013.

  17. Moyer, Elisabeth J., and Shanshan Sun. "Climate sensitivity and feedbacks: Advances and new paradigms." American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, California, December 2013.

  18. Elliott, Joshua W. "Plans for the next phase of the AgMIP/ISI-MIP Global Gridded Crop Model Intercomparison (GGCMI).” Hosted AgMIP session of the Impacts World conference, Potsdam, Germany, May 27-30, 2013.

  19. Elliott, Joshua W. "The global gridded crop model intercomparison (GGCMI)." American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, CA, December 2013.

  20. Elliott, Joshua W. "The parallel system for integrating impacts models and sectors (pSIMS)." ASA-CSSA-SSA International Annual Meeting, Tampa, FL, November 2013.

  21. Elliott, Joshua W., Cynthia Rosenzweig, "Assessing agricultural risks of climate change in the 21st century in a global gridded crop model intercomparison.” Potsdam, Germany, May 27-30, 2013.

  22. Elliott, Joshua W., David Kelly and Michael Wilde. "The parallel system for Integrating Impacts Models and Sectors (pSIMS).” Presentation and live demo, AgMIP IT development sprint at the Texas Advanced Computing Center (TACC), February 6th 2013.

  23. Elliott, Joshua W., Michael Glotter, Neil Best, David Kelly, Michael Wilde, and Ian Foster. "The parallel system for integrating impact models and sectors (pSIMS)." Extreme Science and Engineering Discovery Environment (XSEDE), San Diego, CA, July 2013.

  24. Elliott, Joshua W., Michael Glotter, Neil Best, Alex C. Ruane, Kenneth Boote, Jerry Hatfield, Jim Jones, Cynthia Rosenzweig, Leonard A. Smith, and Ian Foster. "Predicting and adapting to the agricultural impacts of large-scale drought (invited)." American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, page D4, December 2013.

  25. Engstrom, Gustav. "Energy Balance Climate Models, Damage Reservoirs and the Time Profile of Climate Change Policy." Presented at multiple locations, 2013.

    1. Global Dynamics Workshop, Beijer Institute of Ecological Economics, Stockholm, Sweden, May, 2013.

    2. 20th Ulvon Conference on Environmental Economics, Ulvon, Sweden, 18-20 June, 2013.

  26. Glotter, Michael, Joshua W. Elliott, David McInerney, and Elisabeth J. Moyer. "Evaluating the utility of dynamical downscaling in agricultural impacts projections." American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, CA, December 2013.

  27. Glotter, Michael, Joshua W. Elliott, and Elisabeth J. Moyer. "General circulation model downscaling for impact, vulnerability and adaptation assessments: Methodologies and applications." American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, CA, December 2013.

  28. Hansen, Lars Peter. "Nobel prize lecture." 2013 Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences, Aula Magna, Stockholm University, December 2013.

  29. Hansen, Lars Peter. "Uncertainty and valuation: Modeling challenges." 1st Macro Finance Workshop, Columbus, Ohio, June 2013.

  30. Hansen, Lars Peter. "Robustness and Ambiguity in Practice: Modeling Challenges.” Developing Regulatory Policy in the Context of Deep Uncertainty, University of Chicago Law School and RDCEP, Chicago, IL, April 26, 2013.

  31. Hertel, Thomas. "Global change and the challenges of sustainably feeding a growing planet." Distinguished Lecture, College of Arts and Sciences, Ivy Tech, Lafayette, IN, October 2013.

  32. Hertel, Thomas. "Global change and the challenges of sustainably feeding a growing planet." Presented at multiple locations, 2013-2014.

    1. Plenary Address at MIT-CSIS Energy Sustainability Challenge Forum, Washington, D.C., May 2013.

    2. Seminar at the United Nations Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean, Santiago, Chile, December 2013.

    3. Distinguished Lecture, College of Arts and Sciences, Ivy Tech, Lafayette, Indiana, October 2013.

  33. Hertel, Thomas. "Land, environment and climate: Contributing to the global public good." Plenary Address at Meeting on Aid, Environment and Climate Change, organized by the United Nations University-WIDER, Stockholm, Sweden, June 2013.

  34. Leeds, William B., Michael L. Stein and Elisabeth J. Moyer. "A Spectral-Based Approach to Conditional Simulation of Climate." SIAM Annual Meeting, July 2013.

  35. Moyer, Elisabeth J., David J. McInerney, and Shanshan Sun. "Delayed southern ocean warming causes nonlinearity in transient climates." American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, CA, December 2013.

  36. Moyer, Elisabeth J. "What governs precipitation responses to global warming." Department of Atmospheric Sciences, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, November 2013.

  37. Munson, Todd. "A SLPEC/EQP Method for MPECs." Presented at multiple locations, 2013-2014.

    1. SIAM Optimization, San Diego, CA, May 2014.

    2. LANS Seminar, Argonne National Laboratory, Illinois, December 2013.

    3. The 9th International Conference on Optimization: Techniques and Applications (ICOTA 9), Taipei, Taiwan, December 12-15, 2013.

  38. Munson, Todd. "Lemke's Method for Strictly Positive Linear Complementarity Problems." International Conference on Continuous Optimization (ICCOPT), Lisbon, Portugal, July 28-August 1, 2013.

  39. Munson, Todd. "Computational Optimization for Economists.” ZICE 2013, Zurich, January 26–February 4, 2013.

  40. Munson, Todd. "Carbon leakage in an international trade model with border tax adjustments." Brown Bag Lecture for the Environmental Science Division, Argonne National Laboratory, Illinois, November 2013.

  41. Pham, Quan, Tanu Malik, and Ian Foster. "Using Provenance for Repeatability." 5th USENIX Workshop on the Theory and Practice of Provenance, April 2013, Lombard, Illinois.

  42. Sanstad, Alan. "Review of Energy Models.” Developing Regulatory Policy in the Context of Deep Uncertainty, University of Chicago Law School and RDCEP, Chicago, IL, April 26, 2013.

  43. Smith, Leonard A. "Forecasting, Monitoring, Controlling: Dealing with a Dynamic World." University College of London, September 2013.

  44. Smith, Leonard A. "Aims and means of supermodeling by cross-pollination in time." SUMO Summer School, Macedonia Academy of Sciences and Arts, Ohrid, Macedonia, September 2013.

  45. Smith, Leonard A. "Dynamic probabilities, mature probabilities, and the links between data assimilation and ensemble forecasting in actual decision support." Davos Atmosphere and Cryosphere Assembly 2013, Davos, Switzerland, July 2013.

  46. Smith, Leonard A. "On the use and abuse (and rational interpretation) of probability forecasts." Forecasting, Monitoring, Controlling: Dealing with a Dynamic World, University College London, September 2013.

  47. Smith, Leonard A. "Predictability, uncertainty, and physical insight." Methods of Chaos Detection and Predictability: Theory and Applications." Max Planck Institute for Physics of Complex Systems, Dresden, Germany, June 2013.

  48. Smith, Leonard A. "Probability in weather and climate." Predictability in Weather and Climate, Oxford, November 2013.

  49. Smith, Leonard A. "The user made me do it: Seamless forecasts, higher hemlines and credible computation." Workshop on Climate Science Needed to Support Robust Adaptation Decisions, Georgia Tech, February 2013.

  50. Smith, Leonard A. "(Pre)thinking national climate change scenarios." (Re)Thinking National Climate Change Scenarios, University of Reading, December 2013.

  51. Smith, Leonard A. "Probability for weather and climate." Charney Lecture at American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, CA, December 2013.

  52. Smith, Leonard A. "Translating science into action: Innovative services for the geo- and environmental-sciences in the era of big data." American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, CA, December 2013.

  53. Smith, Leonard A. "Types of uncertainty, kinds of probability, and (re)designing climate simulation from scratch." The Role of Oceans in Climate Uncertainty, Banff International Research Station, October 2013.

  54. Smith, Leonard A. "Uncertainty quantification of climate change, earth system, and integrated assessment models." American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, CA, December 2013.

  55. Smith, Leonard A. "Predictability in theory and predictability in practice.” European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2013, Vienna, Austria, April 7-12, 2013.

  56. Smith, Leonard A. "Two-way communication with decision makers on uncertainties of climate science.” AAAS 2013 Annual Meeting, Boston, MA, February 14-18, 2013.

  57. Smith, Leonard A. "Unpopular essays of Juergen Kurths: Practicalities and predictability.” Nonlinear Data Analysis and Modeling: Applications, Perspectives Conference, Potsdam, Germany, March 21-22, 2013.

  58. Stein, Michael L., Elisabeth J. Moyer, and Stefano Castruccio. "Closing the loop: Integrating socioeconomic and climate scenarios in the assessment of global change impacts." American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, California, December 2013.

  59. Stein, Michael L., Elisabeth J. Moyer, Stefano Castruccio, David J. McInerney, Feifei Liu, Warren G. Wilder, and Robert L. Jacob. "Statistical emulation of climate model projections based on precomputed GCM runs." American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, California, December 2013.

  60. Stein, Michael L. "Novel application of observations to the evaluation of regional climate models." American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, CA, December 2013.

  61. Steinbuks, Jevgenijs, Yongyang Cai, Joshua W. Elliott, Thomas Hertel, and Kenneth L. Judd. "Optimal path for global land use under climate change uncertainty." AAEA & CAES Joint Annual Meeting, Washington, D.C., August 2013.

  62. Weisbach, David. "Climate impacts on economic growth as drivers of uncertainty in the social cost of carbon." Work in Progress Workshop, University of Chicago, October 2013.

  63. Weisbach, David. "Debating Climate Change.” Law and Capital Markets at Ohio State Tax Colloquium, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, February 26, 2013.

  64. Weisbach, David. "Flexibility and Durability in Market-Based Policies.” Establishing a Durable Governance Framework for Energy Policy, American Academy of Arts & Sciences, Boston, MA, February 14-15, 2013.

  65. Weisbach, David. "Public Policy Over Massive Time Scales.” The History and Politics of the Anthropocene, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, May 17, 2013.

  66. Weisbach, David. "What Would a Level Carbon Playing Field Look Like?” Presented at the 2013 Journal of Environmental and Sustainability Law and Tax Law Society Symposium, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO, April 5, 2013.

  67. Wilder, Warren G., Stefano Castruccio, William B. Leeds, David J. McInerney, Michael Stein, and Elisabeth J. Moyer. "Climate Model Intercomparison Using a Statistical Emulator." Presented at multiple locations, 2013.

    • Geophysical Sciences Expo., University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, May 2013.

    • Undergraduate Research Symposium, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, May 2013.

  68. Xepapadeas, Anastasios. "Spatial aspects and deep uncertainty in climate change policy.” Conference on Regulatory Decision Making in the Context of Deep Uncertainty, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, April 2013.

  69. Zhorin, Victor. "Hierarchical applied general equilibrium models." Economic Applications of Modern Numerical Methods, University of Chicago, November 2013.

 

2012

  1. Cai, Yongyang, Kenneth L. Judd, and Thomas S. Lontzek. "DICE-CJL and DSICE: Integrated Assessment Models.” Initiative for Computation Economics, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, July 2012.

  2. Cai, Yongyang, Kenneth L. Judd, and Thomas S. Lontzek. "Tipping Points in a Dynamic Stochastic Integrated Assessment Model.” 2nd Annual Summer Conference, Association of Environmental and Resource Economists, Asheville, NC, June 2012.

  3. Choi, Sou-Cheng, and Todd Munson. "An Open-Source Framework for CGE Models and Matrix-Constrained Problems in International Trades and Climate Policies." Linear Algebra and Optimization Seminar, Institute for Computational and Mathematical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, March 16, 2012. 

  4. Choi, Sou-Cheng. "AMPL/PATH Tutorial Introduction to Solving Complementarity Problems.” Workshop on Complementarity And Its Extensions, Institute for Mathematical Sciences, National University of Singapore, Singapore, December 19, 2012.

  5. Elliott, Joshua W. "Irrigation and adaptation in agriculture: A multi-model perspective on water availability and constraint and the potential of irrigation for adaptation.” ISI-MIP mid-term planning meeting, Reading UK, September 2-6, 2012.

  6. Elliott, Joshua W. "ISI-MIP Agriculture Sector Overview.” ISI-MIP mid-term planning meeting, Reading UK, September 2-6, 2012.

  7. Elliott, Joshua W. "Predicting crop yields and the impacts of large-scale drought: Simulating crop yields and climate impacts at high-resolution and continental or global extents using field-scale crop models and high-performance computing.” Presented at multiple locations, 2012.

    • Remote presentation to Monsanto Corp, August 24, 2012.

    • Remote presentation to National Corn Growers Association (NCGA), September 16, 2012.

  8. Elliott, Joshua W. "Using Globus Online for Reliable, Secure File Transfer.” ISI-MIP mid-term planning meeting, Reading UK, September 2-6, 2012.

  9. Elliott, Joshua W. and D. Fullerton. "Can a Unilateral Carbon Tax Reduce Emissions Elsewhere?” Presented at multiple locations, 2012.

    • 2012 Meeting of the American Economic Association, Chicago, IL, January 6th, 2012.

    • AERE Summer Conference, Asheville NC, June 4th-5th, 2012.

  10. Foster, Ian. "Process automation for data-intensive research.” American Geophysical Union Session on Challenges in Analysis and Visualization of Large Earth Science Data Sets, December 7, 2012.

  11. Foster, Ian. "The Big Data Challenge.” Workshop on Geospatial Information Systems and National Security Applications, Argonne National Laboratory, September 23, 2012.

  12. Foster, Ian. "The Center for Robust Decision making on Climate and Energy Policy." Presented at multiple locations, 2012.

    • LandCare Research, New Zealand, February, 2012.

    • 2nd Annual Workshop on Understanding Climate Change from Data, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, August 10, 2012.

  13. Glotter, Michael. "The sensitivity of climate products on crop model output." AgMIP Sub-Saharan Africa Workshop, Nanyuki, Kenya, January, 2012.

  14. Hansen, Lars Peter, "Pricing Large Deviations.” Apres le Deluge: Finance and the Common Good after the crisis, Columbia Business School, New York, NY, March 22, 2012.

  15. Hertel, Thomas "CGE analysis: Why? And how?” Workshop on Frontiers and Challenges in CGE Analysis, The World Bank, Washington, D.C., December 13, 2012.

  16. Hertel, Thomas "Competition for land in the global bioeconomy.” International Conference of Agricultural Economists, Foz do Igauzu, Brazil, August 23, 2012.

  17. Judd, Kenneth. "DSICE: A Dynamic Stochastic Integrated Model of Climate and Economy.” Presented at multiple locations, 2012.

    • Stanford Economics Public and Environmental Economics seminar, Feb. 19, 2012

    • University of Arizona, April 17, 2012

    • Penn State University, March 20, 2012

  18. Judd, Kenneth. "DSICE: A Dynamic Stochastic Integrated Model of Climate and Economy." Presented at multiple locations, 2012.

    • University of Arizona, April 17, 2012.

    • Stanford Economics Public and Environmental Economics seminar, Feb. 19, 2012.

    • Penn State University, March 20, 2012. 

  19. Lontzek, Thomas, Yongyang Cai, and Kenneth Judd. "The Social Cost of Abrupt Climate Change." Institute for International Economic Studies 50th Anniversary, Stockholm University, Sweden, September 2012.

  20. Malik, Tanu, "SOLE: linking research papers with science objects.” 4th International Provenance and Annotation Workshop, Santa Barbara, CA, June 19-21, 2012.

  21. Moyer, Elisabeth J., David J. McInerney, Stefano Castruccio, and Michael L. Stein. "Precipitation response in changing climates." California Institute of Technology, Dept. of Geological and Planetary Sciences, March 20, 2012.

  22. Moyer, Elisabeth J., David J. McInerney, Stefano Castruccio, and Michael L. Stein. "The transient response of precipitation and ocean heat uptake in changing climates." University of Washington, Dept. of Atmospheric Sciences, June 1, 2012.

  23. Moyer, Elisabeth J. "Nonlinearity in the long tail of climate warming.” Computation in Science Seminar Series, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, August 2012.

  24. Moyer, Elisabeth J. "Statistical Emulation and Interpretation of Transient Climate.” Dept. of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, April 2012.

  25. Moyer, Elisabeth J. "Statistical Emulation and Physical Drivers of Transient Climate Evolution.” NASA-GISS, New York, NY, March 2012.

  26. Moyer, Elisabeth J. "The danger of mismatched assumptions in climate policy.” Global Change and Sustainability Center, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, April 2012.

  27. Moyer, Elisabeth J. "Transient climates and statistical emulation of climate forecasts.” Presented at multiple locations, 2012.

    • University of Washington, Seattle, WA, June 2012.

    • Carnegie-Mellon University, Pittsburg, PA, June 2012.

  28. Moyer, Elisabeth J. "Discussant, Conference on Climate and the Economy." Institute for International Economic Studies, Stockholm, Sweden, September 2012.

  29. Moyer, Elisabeth J., and David J. McInerney. "Precipitation response in changing climates.” University of Utah, Dept. of Atmospheric Sciences, Feb. 2012

  30. Munson, Todd. "The PATH Not Taken: Lemke’s Method for Strictly Positive Matrices.” Workshop on Complementarity And Its Extensions, Institute for Mathematical Sciences, National University of Singapore, Singapore, December 19, 2012.

  31. Smith, Leonard A. "Distinguishing uncertainty, diversity and insight.” NCAR Workshop Uncertainty in Climate Change Research: An Integrated Approach, Boulder, CO, August 6-17, 2012.

  32. Smith, Leonard A. "Guidance information on probability forecast: Where do ensembles aim?” International Conference on Ensemble Methods in Geophysical Sciences, Toulouse, France, November 12-16, 2012.

  33. Smith, Leonard A. "Increasing the relevance of GCM simulations for climate services.” AGU Fall Meeting 2012, San Francisco, CA, December 3-7, 2012.

  34. Smith, Leonard A. "Minimizing model ‘misuse’: Communication both imprecision and inadequacy in uncertainty management.” Implications for Insurance of Model Dependency and Misuse, London, UK, June 6, 2012.

  35. Smith, Leonard A. "Predictability and insight: Contrasting the achievable aims of forecasting in weather like cases and climate like cases.” 32nd Annual International Symposium on Forecasting, Boston, MA, June 25, 2012.

  36. Smith, Leonard A. "Predictability and understanding of our climate risk: Approximations, bugs and insights.” The 8th IEEE International Conference on eScience 2012, Chicago, IL, October 8-12, 2012.

  37. Smith, Leonard A. "Preface to rational resource allocation in operational forecasting.” DTC & NUOPC Ensemble Design Workshop, Boulder, CO, September 10-12, 2012.

  38. Smith, Leonard A. "Probabilistic prediction without probabilities.” The Theo Murphy International Scientific Meeting on ‘Handling uncertainty in weather and climate prediction, with application to health, agronomy, hydrology, energy and economics,’ Newport Pagnell, Milton Keynes, UK, October 4-5, 2012.

  39. Smith, Leonard A., and Emma Suckling, "(Q)ueuing the wrong U?” AGU Fall Meeting 2012, San Francisco, CA, December 3-7, 2012.

  40. Steinbuks, Jevgenijis, and Thomas Hertel. "The Optimal Allocation of Global Land Use in the Food-Energy-Environment Trilemma." Presented at multiple locations, 2012.

    • American Economic Association Annual Meetings, Chicago, IL, January 2012 (session organized by Ken Judd and chaired by Tom Hertel)

    • Purdue University, Department of Agricultural Economics research seminar, West Lafayette, IN, January 2012.

    • 19th Annual Conference of the European Association of Environmental and Resource Economists, Prague, Czech Republic, June 2012.

    • Stockholm School of Economics (Riga) research seminar, May 2012, Riga, Latvia.

    • Fifteenth Annual Conference on Global Trade Analysis, June 2012, Geneva, Switzerland.

    • Cowles Summer Conference on Macroeconomics and Climate Change, (organized by P. Krussell and T. Smith), June 2012, New Haven, CT.

  41. Sun, Shanshan. "Investigation the role of terrestrial feedback and oceanic forcing in climate variability." The National Key Laboratory of Numerical Modeling for Atmospheric Sciences and Geophysical Fluid Dynamics (LASG), Beijing, China, December 2012.

  42. Wilder, Warren G., Stefano Castruccio, William B. Leeds, David J. McInerney, Michael Stein, and Elisabeth J. Moyer. "Global Circulation Model Comparison Using a Statistical Emulator." American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2012.

  43. Xepapadeas, Anastasios. "Energy Balance Climate Models and the Spatial Structure of Optimal Mitigation Policies.” Presented at multiple locations, 2012.

    • conference in London, England, December 13, 2012, organized by Per Krusell and Tony Smith.

    • Monte Verita Conference on Sustainable Resource Use and Economic Dynamics(SURED), Ascona, Switzerland, June 2012. 

  44. Xepapadeas, Anastasios. "Spatial-climate economic models in the design of optimal climate policies across locations.” Conference on The Macroeconomics of Climate Change, London School of Economics, London, U.K., December 13, 2012. 

 

2011

  1. Best, Neil, M. Mihir, and Joshua W. Elliott. "Synthesis of a complete land use/land cover data set for the coterminous United States emphasizing accuracy in area and distribution of agricultural activity." Association of American Geographers Annual Meeting, Seattle, WA, April 2011.

  2. Brock, William A. "Energy Balance Climate Models and the Spatial Structure of Optimal Mitigation Policies." Presented at multiple locations, 2011.

    • 18th Annual Conference of the European Association of Environmental and Resource Economists, June 2011, Rome, Italy.

    • University of Missouri Department of Economics Seminar, April 14, 2011.

  3. Brock, William A., Gustav Engstrom, and Anastasios Xepapadeas. "Energy Balance Climate Models and the Economics of Climate Change.” 18th Annual Conference of the European Association of Environmental and Resource Economists, Rome, Italy, June 2011.

  4. Elliott, Joshua W. "CIM-EARTH: Community Integrated Models Of Economic And Resource Trajectories For Humankind." Iowa State University, November 2011.

  5. Elliott, Joshua W. "Integrating Socio-Economic, Climate, And Land Use Changes With DSSAT And CIM-EARTH.” Iowa State University, November 2011.

  6. Elliott, Joshua W., Margaret Loudermilk, Nirupama Rao, Ian Foster, Don Fullerton, and Todd Munson. "Building a Custom Initialization Data Product for a Life-cycle OLG Model." 14th Annual Conference on Global Economic Analysis, Venice, Italy, June 2011.

  7. Engstrom, Gustav. "Energy Balance Climate Models and the Spatial Structure of Optimal Mitigation Policies." Institute for International Economic Studies, Stockholm University, February 15, 2011.

  8. Foster, Ian. "The Center for Robust Decision making on Climate and Energy Policy." Presented at multiple locations, 2011. 

    • University of Minnesota, August, 2011.

    • NSF Workshop on the Engineering and Social Science Response to the Climate Energy Nexus, Washington, DC, June 2011.

  9. Foster, Ian, Neil Best, Joshua W. Elliott, Ravi Madduri, and Tanu Malik, "High-performance, collaborative computing for the long tail of GIS.” Second International ACM SIGSPATIAL Workshop on High Performance and Distributed Geographic Information Systems, Chicago, IL, November 1, 2011.

  10. Fullerton, Don. "Negative Leakage." Presented at multiple locations, 2011.

    • CES-Ifo Conference, Munich, Germany, October 13-14, 2011.

    • NBER, Summer Institute, Cambridge, MA, July 28, 2011.

  11. Hertel, Thomas and Jevgenijis Steinbuks. "Analyzing the Tri-lemma Facing World Agriculture: Food, Fuel and the Environment.” Integrated Assessment Modeling Meetings, Snowmass, Colorado, July 2011.

  12. Hertel, Thomas and Jevgenijis Steinbuks. "Climate, Agriculture, Energy, Forestry and the Optimal Allocation of Global Land Use in the Presence of Uncertainty and Irreversibility.” 4th International Workshop on Empirical Methods in Energy Economics, Dallas, Texas, June 2011.

  13. Hertel, Thomas and Jevgenijis Steinbuks. "Land-Use Model in CIM-EARTH.” Institute for Computational Economics, Chicago, Illinois, July 2011.

  14. Judd, Kenneth, and Thomas Lontzek, "Cost-Benefit Analysis of Climate Change Policies in Stochastic Environments.” ASSA Annual Meeting, Denver, Colorado, January 2011.

  15. Judd, K., Y. Cai and T. Lontzek, "DSICE - Dynamic Stochastic General Equilibrium Analysis of Climate Change Policies and Discounting.” Presented at multiple locations, 2010-2011.

    • International Energy Workshop, Stanford, California, July 2011.

    • INFORMS Annual Meeting, Austin, Texas, November 2010.

  16. Loudermilk, M., Joshua W. Elliott, Ian Foster and Todd Munson. "General Equilibrium Analysis of the Effects of Economic Policies on the US Biofuel Market.” Association of Environmental and Resource Economists Inaugural Summer Conference, Seattle, WA, June 9, 2011.

  17. Loudermilk, M., Joshua W. Elliott, Ian Foster and Todd Munson. "Uncertainty in Computable General Equilibrium Modeling of Biofuels.” American Center for Life Cycle Assessment LCA XI Conference, Chicago, IL, October 4, 2011.

  18. McInerney, David, Elisabeth J. Moyer, Stefano Castruccio, and Michael Stein. "The transient response of land and ocean precipitation to changes in atmospheric CO2." Northwestern University, Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences, November 5, 2011.

  19. Munson, Todd. "Numerical Optimization for Economists.” Initiative for Computational Economics, Chicago, Illinois, July 2011.

  20. Munson, Todd. "Technology Penetration and Dynamic General Equilibrium Models." GTAP Workshop, Chicago, Illinois, March 2011.

  21. Munson, Todd. "Technology Transition and Dynamic General Equilibrium Models.” RDCEP Seminar, Chicago, Illinois, April 2011.

  22. Munson, Todd, J. Elliott, and M. Loudermilk, "Modeling of Land-Use Changes and Other Indirect Effects of Biofuel Production in CIM-EARTH.” Office of Biomass Program Peer Review, Washington, DC, April 2011.

  23. Munson, Todd, J. Elliott, S. Kortum, F. Perez Cervantes, and D. Weisbach. "Sensitivity of Global Carbon Emissions.” Presented at multiple locations, 2010-2011.

    • ASSA Annual Meeting, Denver, Colorado, January 2011.

    • INFORMS Annual Meeting, Austin, Texas, November 2010.

  24. Rao, Nirupama. "Taxation and the Extraction of Exhaustible Resources: Evidence from California Oil Production." Resources For the Future (RFF), Washington, DC, June 21, 2011.

  25. Sanstad, Alan, and Margaret Loudermilk. "Estimating Aggregate Energy Consumption Effects of Energy-Efficiency Programs in California.” Public Meeting on Macro Consumption Draft White Papers, California Public Utilities Commission, July 2011.

  26. Steinbuks, Jevgenijis, and Thomas Hertel. "The Optimal Allocation of Global Land Use in the Food-Energy-Environment Trilemma." Presented at multiple locations, 2011. 

    • Institute for Computational Economics, Chicago, IL, July 2011.

    • American Geophysical Union Annual Meetings, San Francisco, CA, December 2011.

    • Snowmass meetings on Integrated Assessment Modeling, Snowmass, CO, July 2011

    • Fourth International Workshop on Empirical Methods in Energy Economics, Dallas, TX, June 2011.

  27. Xepapadeas, Anastasios. "Energy Balance Climate Models and General Equilibrium Optimal Mitigation Policies." Invited presentation, IIASA Symposium on "Green Growth and Sustainable Development,” December 9-10, 2011 IIASA, Luxemburg.

  28. Xepapadeas, Anastasios. "Energy Balance Climate Models and the Economics of Climate Change." Presented at multiple locations, 2011.

    • 18th EAERE Conference, Rome, June 2011.

    • Invited seminar, PEEES, Paris School of Economics, April 2011.

  29. Xepapadeas, Anastasios. "Energy Balance Model and the Temporal Structure of Environmental Policy." Invited seminar, Technical University of Vienna, January 2011.

  30. Xepapadeas, Anastasios. "Economics of Climate Change: Spatial Energy Balance Climate Models, Optimal Policy Rules, and Spatial Effects.” Invited Lecture, CREQAM, Marseille, October 2011. 

 

2010

  1. Elliott, Joshua W. "Integrating the Socio-Economic and Physical Drivers of Land-use Change in the Partial Equilibrium Economic Land-use (PEEL) Model." Purdue University Global Trade Analysis Project, October 2010.

  2. Elliott, Joshua W. "The Fate of Ethanol and Meat in a Changing Climate: Integrating the Socio-Economic and Physical Drivers of Land-use Change in the Partial Equilibrium Economic Land-use Model." U. Maryland Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Science seminar, November 2010.

  3. Elliott, Joshua W., Don Fullerton, and Todd Munson. "Distributional Impacts of Greenhouse Gas Mitigation Policies.” INFORMS Annual Meeting, Austin, Texas, November 2010.

  4. Elliott, Joshua W., Kotamarthi VR, Drewniak B, Franklin M, Ian Foster, Todd Munson, Doctor R, Wang M. "Some economic and societal implications of a biofuel based economy: Results from CIM-EARTH, a new integrated assessment model." American Meteorological Society Fifth Symposium on Policy and Socio-Economic Research, January 2010.

  5. Elliott, Joshua W., Neil Best, Todd Munson, and Ian Foster, "Integrating the Socio-economic and Physical Drivers of Land-use Change at Climate-relevant Scales: an Example with Biofuels.” Fall Meeting, American Geophysical Union, San Francisco, California, December 2010.

  6. Foster, Ian. "The Center for Robust Decision making on Climate and Energy Policy." Keynote talk, IEEE International eScience Conference, Brisbane, Australia, December 2010. 

  7. Foster, Ian, Joshua W. Elliott, Todd Munson, Kenneth L. Judd, Elisabeth J. Moyer, and Alan Sanstad. "CIM-EARTH: Community Integrated Model of Economic and Resource Trajectories for Humankind.” Fall Meeting, American Geophysical Union, San Francisco, California, December 2010.

  8. Foster, Ian. "Open source modeling as an enabler of transparent decision making." IEEE International eScience Conference, Brisbane, Australia, December 2010.

  9. Gollub, A., B. Henderson, T. Hertel, S. Rose, and B. Sohngen, "The Role of Agriculture and Forestry in Greenhouse Gas Mitigation Policy.” INFORMS Annual Meeting, Austin, Texas, November 2010.

  10. Gollub, Alla, B. Henderson, Thomas Hertel, S. Rose, and Brent Sohngen. "The Role of Agriculture and Forestry in Greenhouse Gas Mitigation Policy." INFORMS Annual Meeting, Austin, Texas, November 2010.