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Global Systems

Global Systems

Researchers working in the field of global systems address the urgent needs as well as the long-term conundrum of the state of our planet and our interactions with its diverse yet finite resources. They examine problems ranging from optimizing the structures of cities and the methods for harvesting energy to discovering hidden patterns in international conflict and global climate transformation.

Research Topics

Research topics in this area include the following:


NICO faculty members working in this area:


Read the following publications from NICO Faculty:


Finite Earth at Northwestern via YouTube.

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