Steven R.H. Barrett

Assistant Professor of Aeronautics and Astronautics

Director, Laboratory for Aviation and the Environment


Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics
33-316 Massachusetts Institute of Technology
77 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02139

(617) 452-2550

Laboratory for Aviation and the Environment

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Academic Degrees

B.A., 2006, University of Cambridge
M.Eng., 2006, University of Cambridge
Ph.D., 2009, University of Cambridge

Society Memberships

American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Royal Aeronautical Society, American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Institution of Mechanical Engineers

Positions Held at MIT

Assistant Professor of Aeronautics and Astronautics, 2010-Present.

Positions Held outside MIT

University Lecturer (Assistant Professor), University of Cambridge, 2008-2010.

Specialization and Research Interests

Aviation and ground transportation climate and air quality impacts, alternative aviation fuels, geoengineering, low-emissions propulsion, contaminant dispersion

Teaching Interests

Climate and air quality impacts of transportation, gas turbines and aircraft propulsion.

Lab/Research Group Affiliation