Energy, Climate, Automation, and Resilience

Costa Samaras is an Associate Professor at Carnegie Mellon University and an Adjunct Senior Researcher at the RAND Corporation, informing decisions about climate resilience, automated vehicles, and low-carbon energy systems. He is the Director of the Center for Engineering and Resilience for Climate Adaptation, and the Co-Director of the Power Sector Carbon Index.



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Prof. Samaras was a panelist discussing the future of infrastructure at a forum at The Washington Post.


Prof. Samaras and Prof. Azevedo discuss the Power Sector Carbon Index.

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