Vivek Srikrishnan, Principal Investigator
Vivek Srikrishnan is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Biological & Environmental Engineering at Cornell. He works on climate risk management, at the interface of systems engineering, climate dynamics, economics, data science, and decision science. Dr. Srikrishnan received an M.S. and Ph.D in Energy & Mineral Engineering from Penn State and a B.S. in Mathematics and a B.A. in Philosophy from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He also lost on Jeopardy!.
Parin Bhaduri, Ph.D. Student
Parin Bhaduri is a first-year Ph.D. student in the Department of Biological and Environmental Engineering at Cornell. He graduated with a B.S from the Johns Hopkins University in Environmental Health and Engineering and Public Health Studies in the Spring of 2021. Parin is interested in the utilization of systems-level modeling to inform decision makers on climate adaptation, particularly on issues surrounding climate justice and equity. In his free time, Parin enjoys baking, photography, and playing soccer.
Chloe Darnell, M.S. Student
Chloe Darnell is an M.S. student in the Department of Biological and Environmental Engineering at Cornell. She graduated in May 2021 with a B.S. in Civil Engineering from the University of Kentucky. Chloe’s research interests involve the integration of renewable energy sources into our energy systems, aiming to create a path toward decarbonization using an interdisciplinary approach. Outside of research, Chloe enjoys traveling, being around animals, and taking care of her ever-increasing collection of plants.