GFDL - Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory

Biographical Sketch

Yi Ming received his
Bachelor degrees in Chemical Engineering and Environmental Engineering from
Tsinghua University (1998), and Ph.D. in Civil and Environmental Engineering
from Princeton University (2003). He is the Head of the Atmospheric Physics and
Climate Group at the Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory (GFDL), and a
Lecturer in the Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences (AOS) Program at Princeton
University. His honors include the U.S. Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists
and Engineers (PECASE)
? the highest honor bestowed by the U.S. government on
outstanding scientists and engineers beginning their independent careers, the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) Norbert Gerbier-MUMM International
the U.S. Department of Commerce Group Gold Medal for Scientific Achievement and the American Meteorological Society (AMS) Henry G. Houghton Award. He has authored or co-authored more than fifty peer-reviewed papers in top
journals including Science, in
addition to an assessment report and a book chapter.