MAF’s Austin Becker highlighted in CELS Big Thinker series.
Ng and Becker publish new piece in The Maritime Economist: Port Adaptation to the Impacts Posed by Climate Change: How Can Scholars, Policymakers and Industrial Professionals Contribute?
New article on “Port Adaptation to the Impacts Posed by Climate Change: How Can Scholars, Policymakers and Industrial Professionals Contribute? by Austin Becker and Adolf Ng, published in “The Maritime Economist.”
Eric Kretsch and Prof. Austin Becker Present at ASCE COPRI Coastal Structures & Solutions to Coastal Disasters Joint Conference
Kretsch and Becker presented Impacts of Storm Events and Resilience Options for the Port of Providence.
At the 2015 URI Transportation Center (URITC) Transportation Week Breakfast, Eric Kretsch was awarded a 2015 URI Transportation Center Fellowship.
Eric Kretsch and Eric Romelzcyk were awarded along side Providence Major Jorge Elorza for their academic work.
This book comprises of theories, methodologies and case studies from five continents (Asia, Europe, Latin America, North America, and Oceania) addressing climate change and the adaptation planning of ports and transportation infrastructures.
Kretsch presented his poster on the economic impacts of climate change on port infrastructure. Kretsch was also awarded a Graduate Scholar Award, which are given to outstanding graduate students who have an active academic interest in the field of climate change research.
The ICNet is a network of over 50 academics, students, and practitioners who are dedicated to accelerating climate science and engineering research in the Northeastern United States. ICNet focuses on climate change and sea level rise impacts and adaptation for sustainable bridges, roads, and transportation networks. The group established in October 2012 with support from the National Science Foundation.