Education

  • Ph.D., Atmospheric Sciences, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2005
  • M.S., Statistics, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2004
  • M.S., Atmospheric Sciences, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2003
  • B.S., Atmospheric Sciences, Peking University, 2000
Research Interests:
  • hydroclimate variability at regional scales
  • polar-tropical interaction
  • feedbacks of ENSO and Annular Modes
  • probabilistic graphical models and climate networks