Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, USA
From: Baoding, China
Category: Ecology & Environment
Title essay: The calendar of tree greening in cities
Growing up in Baoding, China, Lin Meng always enjoys being outside and observing nature. She received her Ph.D. from Iowa State University, USA, where she studies plant phenology under climate change and urban anthropogenic change. Prior to moving to the U.S., Lin Meng received an M.S. degree from the Chinese Academy of Meteorological Sciences, and a B.S. degree from Shenyang Agricultural University, China. She is currently a postdoctoral scholar at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, USA, where she investigates large-scale forest-atmosphere exchange of carbon, water, and energy in Amazonia. In her free time, she enjoys running, hiking, snowboarding, photography, and spending time with family and friends.