Huanxin (Jessie) Zhang, PhD

Postdoctoral Research Scholar
Biography

Huanxin (Jessie) Zhang is a postdoctoral research scholar in the Atmospheric and Environmental Research Lab. Zhang's current research focuses on the study of air quality by using global and regional chemical transport models, ground observations, and satellite remote sensing. One of the projects Zhang is working on is part of a satellite mission (MAIA, Multi-Angle Imager for Aerosols) that aims to understand the connections between aerosol pollution and health problems globally. 

Prior to attending the University of Iowa, Zhang completed an undergraduate degree in environmental engineering at Tianjin University, Tianjin, China. She then completed a PhD in environmental engineering at Michigan Technological University, where her dissertation focused on the impacts of global change on tropospheric ozone and mercury.