Ethan Coffel

NE CSC Graduate Fellow
Ph.D. Candidate

Consortium Institution: 

Columbia University


Ph.D. Student, Columbia University


BA: Computer Science & Integrated Science, Northwestern, 2013


Research Interests: 

Ethan’s research is currently focused on how climate change will influence the magnitude and frequency of extreme weather events, and how the current climate models simulate both the events themselves and the large-scale atmospheric dynamics driving them. He is interested in the impacts of climate change on a range of human systems, from aviation to agriculture.

New York Times: Too Hot to Fly? Climate Change May Take a Toll on Air Travel