WID-DOW

Climate change and environmental modeling with Mathematical programming

Date
Monday, October 28, 2013
Time
4-5 p.m.
Location
3rd Floor Teaching Lab (3280B), Discovery Building, 330 N. Orchard St.
Description
This talk will be given by Bruce McCarl, a professor at Texas A & M. The general concept of using mathematical programming to examine issues of climate change vulnerability, mitigation and adaptation will be discussed. The presentation will talk about basic approaches to address policy questions and the way theories like price endogenous programming, Dantzig-Wolfe decomposition and separable programming are employed.
Cost
Free and open to the public
Contact
316-4401, hstampfli@wisc.edu