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John Froines
Froines, professor of environmental health sciences at the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health and director of UCLA's Center for Occupational and Environmental Health, is in a Los Angeles Times article about public health concerns over emissions from a battery-recycling plant in Vernon, Calif.

Forget Smart Cars, Imagine an Intelligent Highway
UCLA Smart Grid Energy Research Center Director and Mechanical and and Aerospace Engineering and IoES Professor Rajit Gadh was interviewed on Fox News about using solar technology, dynamic paint, and smart sensors to enhance roads.

Climate Change Will Make L.A. Hotter
A column in the Los Angeles Daily News highlighted research by Alex Hall, associate professor of atmospheric and oceanic sciences and director of the Center for Climate Change Solutions at UCLA's Institute of the Environment and Sustainability, and colleagues predicting that climate change will cause temperatures in the Los Angeles region to rise by an average of 4 to 5 degrees Fahrenheit by the middle of this century.

UCLA earns top spots in international ranking of colleges
The Times of London list has UCLA ranked #2 public university in the world and #13 out of all universities in the world. 

Climate Change Will Make L.A. Hotter
Ecoseed and the Long Beach Press-Telegram reported on research by Alex Hall, associate professor of atmospheric and oceanic sciences and director of the Center for Climate Change Solutions at UCLA's Institute of the Environment and Sustainability, and colleagues predicting that climate change will cause temperatures in the Los Angeles region to rise by an average of 4 to 5 degrees Fahrenheit by the middle of this century. Hall; Cara Horowitz, executive director of the Emmett Center on Climate Change and the Environment at the UCLA School of Law; Glen MacDonald, director of the UCLA Institute of the Environment and Sustainability and a professor of geography and of ecology and evolutionary biology; and J.R. DeShazo, director of UCLA's Luskin Center for Intervention and Lewis Center for Regional Policy Studies and associate professor of public policy at the UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs, were featured in Ecoseed.

Rajit Gadh
UCLA Smart Grid Energy Research Center Director and Mechanical and and Aerospace Engineering and IoES Professor Rajit Gadh is quoted in an EBN article on technology innovation.