Nicolas Lefevre is a Ph.D. candidate at the Woodrow Wilson School. His research interest is the politics and economics of technological change in the scope of climate change mitigation. In particular, he is interested in political resistance. His Ph.D. research focuses on how such resistance can be assessed, predicted and integrated into more conventional economic models of climate change mitigation.
Zhong Zheng is a Ph.D. student at Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department. Zhong's research interest is syngas firing gas turbine modeling for coal gasification based energy systems, carbon capture and sequestration source-sink matching and potential early demonstration actions in China.