Narayan Gopinathan

Institute of the Environment and Sustainability

Using technology and policy to advance deep decarbonization

Narayan Gopinathan is an incoming PhD student in IOES, planning to study under Deepak Rajagopal and William Boyd. He recently completed his master’s degree at the Institute of Resources, Environment, and Sustainability at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver; and completed his BA in environmental economics and policy in Berkeley. His research explores the politics and policies, and technologies related to deep decarbonization, in both developed and developing regions of the world. He has published a piece in Climate Policy on the development of Mid-Century Strategies for deep decarbonization. He has also served as a Climate Corps fellow, helping the County of Alameda manage its electric vehicle fleet.