Kravitz, Ben

Ben Kravitz is currently a postdoctoral research associate in the Atmospheric Sciences and Global Change Division at the U.S. Department of Energy Pacific Northwest National Laboratory.  His research primarily focuses on using climate models to answer fundamental physical science questions regarding the effects of climate engineering.  Ben is the coordinator of the Geoengineering Model Intercomparison Project (GeoMIP), an effort in which climate modeling centers from around the world have conducted simulations of several core climate engineering scenarios.  He is a contributing author to Working Group I of the upcoming Fifth Assessment Report of Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change.  His current research activities include coordination of and preparation of original research for a special issue of the Journal of Geophysical Research--Atmospheres, in which many of the results from GeoMIP will be showcased.