Kerry Emanuel
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Kerry Emanuel has been on the faculty of MIT since 1981. He was previously at the University of California, Los Angeles. His research focuses on tropical meteorology and climate, with a specialty in hurricane physics. His interests also include cumulus convection, and advanced methods of sampling the atmosphere in aid of numerical weather prediction. He is the author or co-author of more than 100 peer-reviewed scientific papers, and two books, including Divine Wind: The History and Science of Hurricanes, (2005, Oxford University Press).

Emanuel received his S.B. in Earth and Planetary Sciences from MIT, and earned a Ph.D. in Meteorology from MIT in 1978.


Lectures:

debate
flag The Great Climategate Debate
as author at  MIT World: One Host Fits All,
together with: Henry D. Jacoby (moderator), Judith Layzer, Stephen Ansolabehere, Ronald G. Prinn, Richard Lindzen,
3106 views
  lecture
flag The Challenge: Meeting Global Energy Demands Sustainably
as author at  MIT World Series: Soap Box,
together with: Ernest J. Moniz,
2400 views
lecture
flag The Challenge: Meeting Global Energy Demands Sustainably
as author at  MIT Energy Short Course,
together with: Ernest J. Moniz,
2978 views
  lecture
flag What Does Current Scientific Research Have to Say About the Present and Future Risks Associated with Hurricanes?
as author at  MIT World Series: Big Questions After Big Hurricanes 2005,
2653 views