CCNY Faculty, Dr. Indrani Pal recently awarded the “Moonshot Award” by California State Water Resources Control Board (SWRCB) and the West Big Data Innovation Hub

CCNY Faculty, Dr. Indrani Pal recently awarded the “Moonshot Award” by California State Water Resources Control Board (SWRCB) and the West Big Data Innovation Hub Honored CCNY Research Scientist at the CUNY Remote Sensing Earth System Institute was recently awarded the “Moonshot Award” by California State Water Resources Control Board (SWRCB) and the West Big…

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CUNY CREST Institute welcomes Professor Kaveh Madani, former Vice President of UN Environment Assembly Burau as a new member

CUNY CREST Institute welcomes Professor Kaveh Madani, former Vice President of UN Environment Assembly Burau as a new member CUNY Remote Sensing Earth Systems Institute is pleased to announce that Dr. Kaveh Madani has joined this institute as a Research Professor. He brings to CUNY CREST, a unique combination of experience in high-level policymaking, prominent practice-relevant research, and high-impact…

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$1.5M NSF grant funds new CCNY, U. Colorado sustainable tech research center

CCNY’s Jorge E. González, Presidential Professor in the Grove School of Engineering,and a CUNY-CREST affiliated faculty will lead the Building Energy Smart Technologies (BEST) project in New York. The City College of New York is partnering with the University of Colorado Boulder in an innovative National Science Foundation-funded research center for sustainable building technology. A $1.5 million NSF…

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Dr. Indrani Pal, honored with NSF-I-Corps award, Fall 2021.

Dr. Indrani Pal, honored with NSF-I-Corps award, Fall 2021. Dr. Indrani Pal, Research Scientist at the CUNY Remote Sensing Earth System Institute, is the one of  recipient of Horn Entrepreneurship Award or NSF-ICorps site award, administered by University of Delaware. This program empowers aspiring innovators as they pursue new ideas for a better world by providing specialized training and mini…

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Dr. Reza Khanbilvardi, featured on WNYC Radio talk show, September 15, 2021

Dr. Reza Khanbilvardi, featured on WNYC Radio talk show, September 15, 2021 Dr. Reza Khanbilvardi, Executive Director of the CUNY Remote Sensing Earth System Institute was invited to speak at the WNYC’s “The Brian Lehrer Show” ( https://www.wnyc.org/story/how-prevent-more-deaths-nycs-basement-apartments/ ), on Wednesday September 15, 2021. The other invited panelist is an urban planner and senior program…

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CUNY Summer STEM Research Symposium

Join us at the  CUNY Summer STEM Research Symposium  on Thursay August 13, 2015 from 10AM to 3PM. Special Guest includes: Marlene Kaplan, Deputy Director, NOAA Office of Education Mablelene Burrell, Education Lead, Internships Fellowships and Scholarship, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC) Amanda Adams, Program Director, Education and Cross- Disciplinary Activities Event will also include Poster and Oral…

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Sustainable farming researchers aid Nepal earthquake victims

Article from Colorado State University blog, Source 8 May, 2015 by Kristen Browning-Blas Link to full article A team of researchers affiliated with CSU’s Feed the Future Innovation Lab rallied colleagues, friends and family from around the world to raise funds and deliver essential supplies to villages devastated by the April 25 earthquake in Nepal.…

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Prathap Ramamurthy Interviewed by the German Public Radio

Prathap Ramamurthy joined City College in the Fall of 2014 as a CREST Faculty Affiliate and Assistant Professor in Mechanical Engineering. He attended the 2014 American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting and gave a talk titled “Impact of Heat Waves on Urban Areas in the North Eastern United States”. He was also interviewed by German Public…

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NOAA-CREST Scientists Participated in the International Conference on Climate Change Innovation and Resilience for Sustainable Livelihood

A group of NOAA-CREST research scientists and faculty affiliates kicked off the year 2015 by showcasing their globally significant research work at the recently concluded International Conference on Climate Change hosted by the historically and culturally rich city of Kathmandu – the capital of Nepal. The conference was sponsored by various organizations including the City…

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