|Present||Assistant Professor, San Jose State University ‐ Meteorology and Climate Science|
Anthropogenic influences on ice crystal properties and cirrus clouds’ radiative forcing, Aircraft-based and remote sensing observations of water vapor, ice crystals and aerosols, Numerical modeling of cloud dynamics and microphysical properties, Multi-scale dynamical influences on ice supersaturation and ice crystal formation, and Aerosol indirect effects on cirrus cloud’s formation and evolution from natural and anthropogenic sources
Honors and Awards
- 2018, Early Career Investigator Award, San Jose State University Research Foundation
- METR 215 Advanced Physical Meteorology
- METR 125 Physical Meteorology
- METR 112 Global Climate Change
|September 2008 - August 2013||Ph.D., Princeton University ‐ Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering|
|September 2004 - June 2008||B. S., Peking University ‐ School of Environmental Sciences and Engineering|
Distributions of Ice Supersaturation and Ice Crystals From Airborne Observations ...
Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres (2015)
Ice supersaturation (ISS) is the prerequisite condition for cirrus cloud formation. To examine multiscale dynamics' influences on ISS formation, we ...
Evolution of Ice Crystal Regions on the Microscale Based on ...
Geophysical Research Letters (2013)
 Microphysical properties of cirrus clouds largely influence their atmospheric radiative forcing. However, uncertainties remain in simulating/parameterizing the evolution of ice ...
Validation of AIRS/AMSU - A Water Vapor and Temperature Data ...
Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres (2013)
 Validation of the Atmospheric Infrared Sounder (AIRS)/Advanced Microwave Sounding Unit (AMSU-A) data set with in situ observations provides useful information ...
Contribution to Book
Cirrus cloud formation and the role of heterogeneous ice nuclei
AIP Conference Proceedings/Nucleation and Atmospheric Aerosols: 19th International Conference (2013)
Composition, size, and phase are key properties that define the ability of an aerosol particle to initiate ice in cirrus ...
HIAPER Pole-to-Pole Observations (HIPPO): Fine-grained, Global-scale Measurements of Climatically Important ...
Philosophical Transactions A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences (2011)
The HIAPER Pole-to-Pole Observations (HIPPO) programme has completed three of five planned aircraft transects spanning the Pacific from 85° N ...
Use of Zero-Valent Iron Nanoparticles in Inactivating Microbes
Water Research (2009)
Nanoscale zero-valent iron (NZVI) particles were investigated in inactivating gram-positive Bacillus subtilis var. niger and gram-negative Pseudomonas fluorescensbacteria, and the fungus Aspergillus versicolor. NZVI ...