Registration

3:30 PM – 4:00 PM


Hydraulic Fracturing–Potential Implications for Climate Change and America’s Energy Future

4:00 PM – 5:30 PM

Moderator:

Denise Mauzerall, Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering and Public and International Affairs

Panelists:

Pamela Franklin, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Chief of the Non-CO2 Programs Branch

Robert Harriss, Environmental Defense Fund, Senior Contributing Scientist; Houston Advanced Research Center, Distinguished Fellow

Gregory Hild, Chevron North America, Business Development, Planning and Integration Manager


Welcome Reception and Student Poster Session

5:30 PM – 7:30 PM


Registration

7:45 AM – 8:30 AM


Breakfast

8:00 AM – 8:30 AM


Welcome Address

8:30 AM – 8:40 AM

Lynn Loo, Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering; Deputy Director, Andlinger Center for Energy and the Environment


Introduction to the Andlinger Center for Energy and the Environment

8:40 AM – 9:00 AM

Emily Carter, Gerhard R. Andlinger Professor in Energy and the Environment; Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering and Applied and Computational Mathematics; Founding Director, Andlinger Center for Energy and the Environment


Keynote Address – What’s Next for US Energy?

9:00 AM – 9:40 AM

Michel Di Capua, Head of US Analysis, Bloomberg New Energy Finance


Break

9:40 AM – 10:00 AM


The Challenges of Uncertainty in Energy Systems Analysis

10:00 AM – 10:30 AM

Warren Powell, Professor of Operations Research and Financial Engineering; Director, Program in Engineering and Management Systems


Photosynthesis, It’s Not Just for Plants Anymore: Light Driven Conversion of Carbon Dioxide to Fuels

10:30 AM – 11:00 AM

Andrew Bocarsly, Professor of Chemistry


Global Warming and the Land Carbon Sink

11:00 AM – 11:30 AM

Steve Pacala, Frederick D. Petrie Professor in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology; Director, Princeton Environmental Institute


Lunch – Update on the Construction of Andlinger Center for Energy and the Environment

11:30 AM – 1:00 PM

Tod Williams, Principal, Tod Williams Billie Tsien Architects


Laboratory and Campus Tours

1:00 PM – 2:00 PM


The Future of Nuclear Reactors: Large or Small?

2:00 PM – 3:30 PM

Moderator:

Robert Socolow, Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Panelists:

Alexander Glaser, Princeton University, Assistant Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering and International Affairs, Woodrow Wilson School

William Levis, PSEG Power, President and Chief Operating Officer

Pierre Oneid, Holtec International, Senior Vice President and Chief Nuclear Officer

Robert Rosner, University of Chicago, William E. Wrather Distinguished Service Professor


Wrap Up and Farewell

3:30 PM