Mingfang Ting studies the connection between planetary waves in the atmosphere and climate anomalies, such as droughts and extreme heat.
student faculty spotlights
March 08, 2021
February 11, 2021
The doctoral candidate tells us about her research and some of the challenges of being a woman of color in the sciences.
January 19, 2021
The Lamont-Doherty physical oceanographer was recently awarded early career honors from the Oceanography Society.
November 18, 2020
This undergraduate student, blogger, and activist organized an upcoming panel around climate action that highlights diversity, inclusion, and accessibility. She shares her thoughts on the changing role of social justice within the climate movement.
October 30, 2020
An engineer at Lamont-Doherty, Frearson builds instruments that help scientists collect vital data in Antarctica, the deep sea, and at the top of volcanoes.
October 14, 2020
He’s working to make the geosciences an area where everyone can thrive.
June 16, 2020
Women and people of color are historically underrepresented in the geosciences. Through two different diversity initiatives, graduate student Kailani Acosta is working to change that.
June 11, 2020
A simple fascination with winter and weather patterns led D’Arrigo to become a globe-trotting scientist who collects and analyzes important data from tree rings.
May 22, 2020
Her research as a Ph.D. student at Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory has yielded important information for air quality control efforts.
April 09, 2020
Kevin Uno, a Lamont paleoclimatologist and Center for Climate and Life Fellow, studies how abrupt changes in climate affected Neolithic human settlement, diet, and abandonment in northwest Africa.