Summer 2011

This year the summer program will run from June 17th to August 12th. The summer program is composed of four phases 1) Orientation, 2) Remote Sensing (RS), Geographical Information System (GIS) and MATLAB training, 3) Introduction to ESES research questions and 4) Exploring ESES research.

Please see the ESES Summer Bridge Program 2012 calendar.

Orientation: it is a one-week seminars given by faculty with a background in ESES areas in the diverse topics of climate change, remote sensing, renewable energy, and water resources. Please see orientation schedule here.

Training Section: It is a two-week training section on Remote Sensing, Geographical Information System (GIS) and MATLAB. Please see training schedule here.

Introduction to ESES Research Questions: the students will be exposed to broad topics on ESES related fields. Lectures will be given by senior CCNY faculty. The lectures will motivate students to do independent reading and analisys, and provide them insightful reflections on subjects. Please see this section schedule here.

Lecture 1: Introduction to Climate Change

Lecture 2: Climate and Energy in the Urban Environment

Lecture 3: Climate Detection

Lecture 4: Climate and Water Resources