Aug 01

Does the Earth Breathe? Greenhouse Gas Emissions, Global Warming and the Water Cycle


Baltimore, Maryland

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Presentation
Does the Earth Breathe? Greenhouse Gas Emissions, Global Warming and the Water Cycle
Prof. Noam Weisbrod
Director, Zuckerberg Institute for Water Research, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
Date
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Tuesday, August 01, 2017
8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Location
Whiteford, Taylor & Preston
7 St. Paul Street, Suite 1900
Baltimore, MD 21202

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Prof. Noam Weisbrod is director of the Zuckerberg Institute for Water Research at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev. Concurrently, Prof. Weisbrod serves as head of BGU’s Department of Environmental Hydrology and Microbiology.

Prof. Weisbrod’s research is related to hydrological problems in aquifers and unsaturated systems. He has been a member of several delegations focused on water problems in developing countries, including the Israeli delegation to the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertfication (UNCCD) in Namibia.

Prof. Weisbrod earned his undergraduate, master’s and doctoral degrees at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. He has been a member of the Ben-Gurion University faculty since 2002.