Stanford Experts

Ken Caldeira

Title:
Professor, by courtesy, of Earth system science; climate scientist, Carnegie Institution Department of Global Ecology

Email:
kcaldeira@carnegiescience.edu

Phone:
(650) 704-7212

Website:
https://dge.carnegiescience.edu/labs/caldeiralab/

Description

Ken Caldeira is a climate scientist at the Carnegie Institution for Science’s Department of Global Ecology and professor (by courtesy) in the Stanford Department of Earth System Science. He has a wide-spectrum approach to analyzing the world’s climate systems. He studies the global carbon cycle; marine biogeochemistry and chemical oceanography, including ocean acidification and the atmosphere/ocean carbon cycle; land-cover and climate change; the long-term evolution of climate and geochemical cycles; and energy technology.