Past Capstone Projects

MAS Climate Science & Policy Student Capstone Projects

2019

  • 2019 MAS CSP Capstone Symposium Agenda
  • Heat Waves and Homelessness: Analysis of San Diego and Recommendations - Michael Baker
    Presentation (video)
  • Wildfire Smoke Effects on Health: Implementing an Air Quality Alert System for UC San Diego - Melina Cunha
    Presentation (video)
  • Advancing Climate-Smart Agriculture in San Diego: An Assessment of Regional Opportunities for Carbon Farming - Lindsey Jasperse
    Presentation (video)
  • Carbon Offsets in San Diego: An Analysis of Carbon Offset Policy Effectiveness, Best Practices and Local Viability in the San Diego County Region - Sara Wanous
    Presentation (video)
  • Projects of Future Electricity Consumption in Tokyo and New York under the Influence of Global Warming - Takuma Otaki
    Presentation (video)
  • California's Next Gold Rush: Chilean Lithium and California Climate Policy - MacKenzie Elmer
    Presentation (video)
  • Coffee Resilience in Uganda: Bridging the Gap Between Farmers and Governmental Climate Services - Filippo Radice Fossati
    Presentation (video)
  • Coffee and Climate Change in a Biodiversity Hotspot - Kai Atikinson
    Presentation (video)
  • Winds of Change: Tracing the Footsteps of El Nino - Audrey Tan
    Presentation (video)

 

2017

  • 2017 MAS CSP Capstone Symposium Program (PDF)
  • Potential Health Co-Benefits related to Mitigation of Air Pollution from Wood Burning: A Systematic Review and Health Impact Assessment Case Study in Athens, Greece – Jennifer Bailey
    Project (PDF) | Presentation (PPT)
  • Towards Electricity Decarbonization: Options for Community Choice Energy in Del Mar, California – Daniela Battaglioli
    Project (PDF) | Presentation (PPT)
  • Climate Change and Cultural Heritage: An Assessment for the Puerto Rico Climate Change Council – Paula Ezcurra
    Project (PDF) | Presentation (PPT)
  • Climate Science Instructional Resources for Implementation of Next Generation Science Standards – Amy Knight
    Project (PDF) | Presentation (PPT)
  • Using Visualizations of Satellite and Aircraft Methane Data Products to Detect the Aliso Canyon Natural Gas Leak – Moon J. Limb
    Project (PDF) | Presentation (PPT)
  • A Synthesis of Climate Adaptation Planning Needs in Alaska Native Communities – Danielle Meeker
    Project (PDF) | Presentation (PPT)
  • Secret Powers & Pitfalls of the Climate: A Guidebook to Marine Feedbacks for Decision Makers – Zachary Menzo
    Project (PDF) | Presentation (PPT)
  • Climate Scenario-based Assessment of the Water-Energy Nexus for San Diego County, California – Angela M. Rabe
    Project (PDF) | Presentation (PPT)
  • Video of Symposium: Part I, Part II
     

2016