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Assistant Professor Christoph Nolte publishes in Global Environmental Change

By Matthew Dicintio
January 17th, 2017

Earth & Environment's newest faculty member, Christoph Nolte, has co-authored "Conditions influencing the adoption of effective anti-deforestation policies in South America’s commodity frontiers" in Global... More

Congratulations to former EE postdoc Christine Rollinson on new research position

By Matthew Dicintio
January 17th, 2017

Christine Rollinson, a former postdoctoral associate with Associate Professor Michael Dietze, has joined the Morton Arboretum's Center for Tree Science as their Forest Ecologist.

Associate Professor Michael Dietze and former EE postdoc Chritine Rollinson co-author article in Global Change Biology

By Matthew Dicintio
January 17th, 2017

Associate Professor Michael Dietze and former Earth & Environment Postdoctoral Associate Christine Rollinson have co-authored "Emergent climate and CO2 sensitivities of net primary productivity in... More

Associate Professor Michael Dietze co-authors article in GCB Bioenergy

By Matthew Dicintio
January 9th, 2017

Associate Professor Michael Dietze has co-authored "BETYdb: a yield, trait, and ecosystem service database applied to second-generation bioenergy feedstock production" in the journal GCB Bioenergy. More

Associate Professor Sergio Fagherazzi delivers Brunings Lecture at Utrecht University

By Matthew Dicintio
January 9th, 2017

Associate Professor Sergio Fagherazzi delivers the Christiaan Brunings Lecture at Utrecht University in The Netherlands on January 10. The symposium brings together scientists, practitioners, and... More

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Landsat Science Team meets at BU

By Matthew Dicintio
January 5th, 2017

The Landsat Science Team will meet at Boston University from January 10-12. The meeting is hosted by Professors Woodcock, Friedl, and Olofsson and will focus on... More

Remote sensing-based research from Earth & Environment faculty is making an impact

By Matthew Dicintio
January 4th, 2017

Of the most cited articles published in Remote Sensing of Environment since 2012, Earth & Environment professor Curtis Woodcock is a co-author of six articles, More

Earth & Environment faculty and students publish in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences

By Matthew Dicintio
December 20th, 2016

Professors Sucharita Gopal and Robert Kaufmann have published their latest research, which shows local cooling and warming in the United States and captures two aspects... More

Associate Professor Michael Dietze’s new book now available for pre-order

By Matthew Dicintio
December 12th, 2016

Ecological Forecasting, the new book by Associate Professor Michael Dietze, is now available for pre-order. Ecologists are being asked to respond to unprecedented environmental challenges. How... More

A Note from Dean Cudd: Tackling the Global Challenge of Climate Change

By Matthew Dicintio
December 6th, 2016

"There is no doubt among the world’s scientists (including BU’s) that anthropogenic climate change is underway," Ann E. Cudd, Dean of the College of Arts... More

Earth & Environment alum joins all-female expedition to Antarctica

By Matthew Dicintio
December 5th, 2016

Ida Kubiszewski, who received her MA in Energy and Environmental Analysis from BU, is part of the largest all-female expedition to set sail for Antarctica. More

Associate Professor Michael Dietze publishes in New Phytologist

By Matthew Dicintio
November 30th, 2016

Associate Professor Michael Dietze has co-authored "A roadmap for improving the representation of photosynthesis in Earth system models" in the journal New Phytologist. Dr. Dietze... More

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Professor Lawford Anderson lectures and tours Arnold Arboretum

By Matthew Dicintio
November 30th, 2016

Professor James Lawford Anderson will deliver a lecture at Arnold Arboretum, Wednesday, November 30, 7:00 pm, entitled “Six Ice Ages in One Billion Years, Climate... More

Dr. Lucy Hutyra and Andrew Trlica join urban earth science discussion

By Matthew Dicintio
November 28th, 2016

Associate Professor Lucy Hutyra and PhD candidate Andrew Trlica will join other members of the sciences faculty to discuss "Urban Earth Science: Understanding the Potential... More

Associate Professor Michael Dietze receives federal grant to study tickborne diseases

By Matthew Dicintio
November 28th, 2016

Associate Professor Michael Dietze and his colleagues at the University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign... More

Lecturer Rick Reibstein to host webinars on sustainability and responsibility

By Matthew Dicintio
November 16th, 2016

In conjunction with his new textbook Developing Sustainable Environmental Responsibility, Lecturer Rick Reibstein will host webinars over the next month. The free series will elaborate... More

Article co-authored by Research Assistant Professor Robert Buchwaldt reaches wider media

By Matthew Dicintio
November 16th, 2016

This month Research Assistant Professor Robert Buchwaldt co-authored "Rapid conversion of an oceanic spreading center to a subduction zone inferred from high-precision geochronology" in the... More

Assistant Professor Rachael Garrett publishes in the Journal of Cleaner Production

By Matthew Dicintio
November 16th, 2016

Assistant Professor Rachael Garrett has co-authored "Corporate Investments in Supply Chain Sustainability: Selecting Instruments in the Agri-Food Industry" in the latest issue of the Journal... More

Associate Professor Wally Fulweiler named 2016 ASLO Fellow

By Matthew Dicintio
November 15th, 2016

Congratulations to Associate Professor Robinson W. Fulweiler, who has been named to the 2016 fellows program of the Association for the Sciences of Limnology and... More

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Professor Cutler Cleveland joins discussion on 2016 election

By Matthew Dicintio
November 9th, 2016

Professor Cutler J. Cleveland joined other members of the BU faculty and staff who have written for BU Today to talk about this week's election... More