2010-2011 Seminar Schedule

The China Project hosts a long-running interdisciplinary seminar series, with talks by both external and internal researchers. Seminars are usually held at the Harvard School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (SEAS) and are open to the public.

Thursday, September 9, 2010, 3:30 PM
"From Rivers, Lakes, Gyres, and Floods in the Air over China to a National Framework for Efficiently Investigating Large-Scale Air Pollution"
Kenneth RAHN, Visiting Professor, Department of Environmental Science and Engineering, Tsinghua University; Professor, Center for Atmospheric Studies, Graduate School of Oceanography, University of Rhode Island

Thursday, October 14, 2010, 3:30 PM
"CO2 and its Correlation with CO at a Rural Site Near Beijing: Implications for Combustion Efficiency in China"
J. William MUNGER, Senior Research Fellow, Harvard School of Engineering and Applied Sciences

Thursday, November 4, 2010, 3:30 PM
“Scenario Analyses of China's Vehicle Emissions on Regional Air Quality in 2000 and 2020”
Eri SAIKAWA, Postdoctoral Associate, Center for Global Change Science, M.I.T.

Monday, December 6, 2010, 2:00 PM
"Electricity from Wind: Opportunities and Challenges"
Ph.D. Dissertation Defense
LU Xi, School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Harvard 

Thursday, February 24, 2011, 3:30 PM
"Unraveling the Climate-Energy-Water Conundrum in China"
LIU Hengwei, Research Associate, Energy, Climate, and Innovation Program, The Fletcher School, Tufts University; Associate, Energy Technology Innovation Policy Program, Harvard Kennedy School

Thursday, March 31, 2011, 10:30 AM
“Clean Energy Subsidies and the Law of the WTO”
HUANG Zhixiong (Jason), Fulbright Scholar; Visiting Scholar, East Asian Legal Studies Program, Harvard Law School; Associate Professor, Law School, Wuhan University
Sponsored by the Harvard China Project (SEAS) and co-sponsored by the East Asian Legal Studies Program (HLS)

Thursday, May 12, 2011, 3:30 PM
"Carbon Markets in China: Recent Experience and Future Prospects"
WANG Yao, Visiting Fellow, Department of Economics, Harvard; Visiting Scholar, Harvard China Project; Associate Professor, Research Institute of Finance and Economics, Central University of Finance and Economics

Thursday, July 16, 2011, 3:30 PM
"The Win-Win of Climate Protection and China's Energy Security"
WU Gang, Visiting Scholar, Harvard China Project; Associate Professor, Center for Energy and Environmental Policy Research, Institute of Policy and Management, Chinese Academy of Sciences