Global Catastrophic Risks with Climate Change as a Case Study

When:
February 11, 2015 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
2015-02-11T11:00:00-05:00
2015-02-11T12:00:00-05:00
Where:
Malone Hall 328
Johns Hopkins University
3400 North Charles Street, Baltimore, MD 21218
USA
Contact:
Vess Vassileva-Clarke
410-516-4121

Dr. Bilal Ayyub - Professor of Civil and Environmental EngineeringProfessor Bilal M. Ayyub, PhD, PE is the Director of the Center for Technology and Systems Management, University of Maryland College Park (on sabbatical leave) and currently a visitor at the National Security Analysis Department, APL-JHU.

 

ABSTRACT

Global catastrophic risks are associated with natural or anthropogenic events that have the potential to inflict serious damage on human well-being on a global scale, including destroying or crippling modern civilization. Such events include nuclear war, outer space hazards, geohazards, etc. More…

 

 

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