Winner of Urban Innovation Program
Bibek Shrestha and his team were among the top 10 winners in Kathmandu Metropolitan City Office Business Hub's Urban Innovation Program conducted with UNDP Nepal and Impact Hub Kathmandu with their project CUBES.
Green Talents collaboration with great outcome
Curtis Rollins and Claire Doll were awarded a University of Western Australia (UWA) Research Collaboration Award to support data collection for their research stays. This award brings them together with early-career researchers, along with their supervisors and Green Talents hosts.
2022 DAAD STIBET Grant for Outstanding Commitment
This year’s prestigious DAAD STIBET prize for outstanding commitment of international doctoral students is granted to George K. Parku, who is conducting his PhD at IKFT in the Group of Prof Dahmen.
D. W. Ambridge prize
Georgia Pierrou has been awarded the competitive D. W. Ambridge Prize for her doctoral work at McGill University. This prize is awarded to an outstanding McGill graduate pursuing a PhD in any discipline of science or engineering in 2021-2022.
PyPSA meets Earth
Soheil Mohseni has designed an energy network for Stewart Island/Rakiura, as part of his PhD studies at Victoria University of Wellington, looking at off-grid networks.
Three 2019 Green Talents worked successfully on a journal article on Anthropocene Science together. Sheikh Adil Edrisi, Priyanka Sarkar and Jaewon Son published a meta-analysis on land degradation and land restoration. Learn more about their outcome here.
Marine Affairs Welcomes New Faculty Member
Hannah Harrison will join the Marine Affairs Program as an Assistant Professor in July. Hannh comes to Dalhousie after three years as the Science Director for the Coastal Routes project and postdoctoral scholar the University of Guelph and will be responsible for core elements of the MMM program.
Using Artificial Intelligence to increase wind turbine reliability
Green Talent 2021 Joyjit Chatterjee, a data scientist at University of Hull, will visit the University of Bremen on a fully funded research grant. Dr Chatterjee has also been named in Forbes’ Under 30 Europe. Read more here.
Start of collaborative project
Jovana Milić and Daniel Ramírez Zora started a collaboration in their research field. This has finally come out as a granted project from a Swiss institution, which is intended to promote preliminary research collaboration and organise meetings or workshops. Find out more here.