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Term Paper GuidelinesTerm Papers from Past Years

A number of resources available to students in the course, but not generally on the net, may be found at http://saeta.physics.hmc.edu/courses/p80/papers/ Some further papers are posted on the page Papers accessible to students.

See Strategies for finding reputable references for ideas on finding useful sources.

Papers and books in the public domain

  • Winning the Oil Endgame --- many practical suggestions for increasing energy efficiency and decreasing our reliance on fossil fuels, by Amory Lovins and the Rocky Mountain Institute. For a fun teaser, head to this 2005 talk by Amory Lovins
  • Without the Hot Air --- a book which analyzes, using basic calculations, the energy requirement of the world and the practicality of various sources of energy.

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