Avik Basu

Position: 
Faculty Affiliate
College or Department name: 
School for Environment and Sustainability
Email: 
abasu@umich.edu
Office Location: 
Samuel T. Dana Building, 440 Church St., Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1041
Degrees: 
B.S. Electrical Engineering, University of Michigan, 1999
M.S. Electrical Engineering Systems, University of Michigan, 2002
Ph.D. Environmental Resource, Policy, and Behavior, 2009
Research Interests: 

Sustainable development in developing countries, understanding the differences between experts and laypeople in environmental decision-making, designing sustainable developments to be more acceptable to rural residents, promoting the adoption of sustainable transportation, and designing environments that simultaneously enhance individual and communal well-being.