Graham Mortyn, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona
Graham Mortyn is researcher at the Institute of Environmental Science and Technology (ICTA) at the Autonomous University of Barcelona, where he is also affiliated to the Department of Geography. He earned BS and MS degrees in Earth Science and a PhD in Oceanography from Scripps Institution of Oceanography (University of California at San Diego, UCSD). Prior to academia he worked as a hydrogeologist. He was an Assistant Professor in California (California State University, Fresno, CSUF) before ICTA arrival in 2004.
The capsule introduces to the topic of climate change. After a brief introduction to the most recent figures of global warming trends by the scientist Graham Mortyn, the learner will be invited to explore its causes and effects.