Meet the Innovators Under 35 - Group 5
George Ban-Weiss, University of Southern California
September 24, 2014 | EmTech | 9 Views
A USC professor who studies climate and pollution influences policy in California.
George Ban-Weiss, Assistant Professor, University of Southern California
George Ban-Weiss is an assistant professor in the Astani Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the University of Southern California. He leads a research group that uses numerical models and field observations in concert to investigate local solutions for countering the impacts of climate change while reducing public exposure to air pollutants. His past work has contributed to both environmental policy changes and advancement of fundamental climate science. He received bachelor's, master's and Ph.D. degrees in mechanical engineering from the University of California, Berkeley.
Innovators Under 35
individuals whose superb technical work promises to shape the coming decades through the development of new technology or the creative application of existing technologies to solve problems.