Yi Ming Named Recipient of AGU's Ascent Award

Monday, Jul 30, 2018

Congratulations to AOS Faculty Member Yi Ming, leader of GFDL's Atmospheric Physics and Climate Group, who has been honored with AGU's 2018 Ascent Award for Atmospheric Sciences.  The Award rewards exceptional mid-career scientists in the atmospheric and climate sciences.  Honorees are recognized for demonstrating excellence in research and leadership in his or her field.

Ming is an expert in atmospheric physics and modeling, and his research has led to new insights into the mechanisms by which aerosols force changes in atmospheric circulation and climate.  He is being recognized for “innovations and major advances in the understanding of the role of aerosols in radiative forcing, atmospheric dynamics and climate change from the global to regional scales.”

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