Yi Zhang Receives DRI’s 23rd Annual Wagner Award for Women in Atmospheric Science

Tuesday, Sep 21, 2021

Congratulations to recent AOS Alum Yi Zhang on being awarded the 23rd annual Peter B. Wagner Memorial Award for Women in Atmospheric Sciences.  Yi received this honor on September 16 at an award ceremony and public lecture on her winning paper, Projections of tropical heat stress constrained by atmospheric dynamics, at the DRI campus in Reno. Yi wrote the paper with co-authors AOS Senior Meteorologist Isaac Held and AOS Director Stephan Fueglistaler. Yi, who was advised by Fueglistaler, accepted a prestigious Postdoctoral Fellowship from the Miller Institute at UC Berkeley.

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