Last updated on: 2/11/2009 | Author: ProCon.org

Willie Soon, PhD Biography

Title:
Physicist at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics
Position:
None Found to the question "Can Alternative Energy Effectively Replace Fossil Fuels?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of Feb. 6, 2009

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
    Experts
Individuals with PhDs, or equivalent advanced degrees in fields relevant to alternative energy or fossil fuel issues. Also top-level government officials (such as foreign leaders, US presidents, Founding Fathers, Supreme Court Justices, members of legislative bodies, cabinet members, military leaders, etc.) with positions relevant to alternative energy or fossil fuel issues.
Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Physicist, Solar, Stellar, and Planetary Sciences Division, Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics
  • Astronomer, Mount Wilson Observatory
  • Chief Science Researcher, Center for Science and Public Policy
  • Chief Science Advisor, Science and Public Policy Institute
  • Senior Scientist, Marshall Institute
  • Science Director, Tech Central Station
  • Global Warming Expert, Heartland Institute
  • Receiving Editor, New Astronomy
  • Member, American Astrophysical Society, American Geophysical Union, and the International Astronomical Union
  • Recipient, Peter Beckman Award, Doctors for Disaster Preparedness, 2004
  • Recipient, Graduate Scholastic Award, IEEE Nuclear and Plasma Sciences Society, 1989
  • Recipient, Rockwell Dennis Hunt Scholastic Award for most representative PhD thesis, 1989
Education:
  • PhD, Aerospace Engineering, University of Southern California (USC), 1991
  • MS, University of Southern California
  • BS, University of Southern California
Other:
  • None found
Quoted in:
  1. Are Humans Substantially Responsible for Global Climate Change Today?