Geoengineering research

TitleGeoengineering research
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2011
AuthorsRobock, A
JournalIssues in Science & Technology
Date PublishedWinter 2011
Publication Languageeng
ISBN Number07485492
KeywordsClimate , CLIMATIC , ENVIRONMENTAL , GREAT , research , Solar
AbstractIn this article, the author discusses the importance of geoengineering research to address issues related to global climate changes. He cites the creation of the solar radiation management research program in Great Britain, which provides information on the risks of climate control while dealing with governance and ethical issues. The author outlines three phases of the research program including computer and laboratory research, small-scale field experiments, and deployable systems tests.
NotesRobock, Alan 1; Email Address:; Affiliation: 1: Department of Environmental Sciences Rutgers University New Brunswick, New Jersey; Source Info: Winter2010, Vol. 27 Issue 2, p5; Subject Term: ENVIRONMENTAL engineering; Subject Term: CLIMATIC changes; Subject Term: CLIMATE change mitigation; Subject Term: SOLAR radiation; Subject Term: RESEARCH & development; Subject Term: GREAT Britain; Number of Pages: 1p; Illustrations: 1 Color Photograph; Document Type: Opinion