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Philomathia Forum on Energy and Environment at UC Berkeley

The Philomathia Forum on Energy and Environment is a series of symposia on topics related to contemporary issues concerning energy and the environment. Since 2009, The Philomathia Foundation has supported these forums at UC Berkeley. The upcoming Philomathia Forum will focus on data science which is being used to better understand energy and the environment, […]

February 6, 2017 Events no Comments
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Junling Huang

Fellow Spotlight: Junling Huang, University of California, Berkeley

Periodically on the Philomathia website, we will spotlight the work, research and thoughts of our distinguished faculty and fellows — providing them with a platform to share their background and tell us about their work, in their own words. In this post, we hear from Junling Huang, a Philomathia fellow at the Berkeley Energy and […]

November 29, 2016 Foundation News no Comments
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3rd Annual Symposium to address the dilemmas of regulating new technologies

The Philomathia programme at Cambridge is eagerly preparing for the 3rd annual Symposium – Body Politics: the dilemmas of regulating new technologies. Society is facing major challenges as advances in bio-medical technologies pose fundamental philosophical, ethical, legal and political questions. Who directs investment in the search for new technologies, and who has ownership and control of […]

October 18, 2016 Events no Comments
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mcmaster water network

McMaster Water Network researchers to contribute to $143 million initiative

Some key figures in McMaster University’s McMaster Water Network, which receives funding from the Philomathia Foundation, will be involved in a major research initiative that focuses on the future of Canadian and global water resources. The Global Water Futures Project is a $143 million undertaking that involves researchers from four universities, including McMaster. In addition […]

September 21, 2016 Events, and Foundation News no Comments
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