Julian Hunt is a postdoc at IIASA and part of the Brazilian Federal Agency for Support and Evaluation of Graduate Education (CAPES) scheme.
Rafael Morais, a recent participant in the IIASA-CAPES Doctorate Sandwich Program, talks about his research and what his participation in the program has meant to him.
The PhD student talks about her volunteer work for the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change.
IIASA researchers are analyzing food webs to find out what makes entire ecosystems vulnerable to the extinction of individual species.
2018 YSSP participant Yi Huang wants to protect the ocean and the people that connect with it.
J. Luke Irwin, 2018 YSSP participant, explains how we can make the most of our potential by re-imagining the future of human work.
Lillian Petersen, high-school student and summer intern at IIASA, is working on developing high-resolution estimates of the risk for humanitarian crises across Africa.
Dame Julia Slingo and Peter Lemke on translating climate change risk into personally relevant narratives.
YSSP participant Sara Turner is using a computer game to find out how people decide to share resources and how stable these decisions are.
Composer Merlijn Twaalfhoven writes about how the merging of science and art can be used to build bridges between art, science, and societal issues.
IIASA researcher Stephanie Bengtsson talks about the relationship between education and development.
Young Scientists Summer Program (YSSP) participant Tum Nhim investigates new mechanisms to ensure a fair water distribution among farmers.
Behavior change starts with a home-cooked meal: Abhishek Kar’s YSSP research explores how LPG can save lives in rural India
The young scientist talks about his research project on the interface between moral philosophy and risk management.
Sepo Hachigonta, once a YSSP participant himself, shares the inspiration behind the recently released book “Systems Analysis for Complex Global Challenges,” the intellectual legacy of generations of IIASA and South African YSSP alums.