Within the Media Lab, Prof. Wood leads the Space Enabled Research Group which seeks to advance justice in Earth's complex systems using designs enabled by space. Prof. Wood is a scholar of societal development with a background that includes satellite design, earth science applications, systems engineering, and technology policy. In her research, Prof. Wood applies these skills to design innovative systems that harness space technology to address development challenges around the world.
Lecture Date: Wednesday, January 13, 2021
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This is an event in the series of speakers for STS 51, a weekly lecture series exploring the intersections of race, racism, and scientific practice