B.S., Space Physics, Peking University, 2007

M.S., Planetary Science, California Institute of Technology, 2009

Ph.D, Planetary Science, California Institute of Technology, 2013  (Advisor: Yuk Yung)


2015-           Assistant Professor, University of California Santa Cruz

2013-2015    Bisgrove Postdoctoral Scholar, University of Arizona


Planetary Discovery (EART 8)

Planetary Atmospheres (EART 164/264)

Topics in Planetary Science (EART 290)

Earth and Planetary Sciences Foundations (EART 204)

Awards and Honors

2019            Greeley Early Career Award

2018            Hellman Fellowship

2012            Bisgrove Postdoctoral Scholar Fellowship, University of Arizona

2012            NASA Postdoctoral Fellowship, JPL

2010            Chinese Government Award for Outstanding Self-financed Student Abroad