April 21, 2023

Congratulations Ari!

Graduate student Arianna Varuolo-Clarke has been awarded a prestigious NOAA Climate and Global Change Fellowship.  Ari will defend her doctoral thesis in June, before moving to Boulder to pursue her postdoctoral research with Prof. Jennifer Kay at the University of Colorado, Boulder.  Her proposed project is titled "Investigating drivers of midlatitude precipitation change in a warming world." 

January 17, 2023

Welcome Yelin

The Smerdon Climate Lab is excited to welcome Yelin Jiang as a new Postdoctoral Research Scientist.  Yelin received his B.S. and M.S. in Ecology from the School of Applied Meteorology at Nanjing University of Information Science & Technology. He holds a Ph.D. in Environmental Engineering from University of Connecticut. His dissertation was advised by Prof. Guiling Wang and titled “Land-Atmosphere Interactions and Drought over Tropical South America.”