Excited to see our paper “Global multi-model projections of local urban climates” is out in Nature Climate Change today! Our new machine learning- & process- based urban climate modeling technique provides the global multi-model urban projections. Check out our university news.
Our Whole Group in AGU
All students from Zhao Research Group are presenting their research in AGU Fall Meeting 2020 (virtually) in various sessions from urban to hydrology, from Earth system modeling to AI in Earth science. Please stop by our presentations!
Our new paper is out in JPRS: Large-scale point cloud contour extraction via 3D guided multi-conditional generative adversarial network.
Cathy Wins YEE Fellowship
Congratulations to my 1st-year Ph.D. student Cathy Li who just won the prestigious YEE Fellowship Award!
Zhonghua Presents at AGU Fall Meeting
My Ph.D. student Zhonghua Zheng presents his work on urban heatwaves at the AGU Fall Meeting 2019 at San Francisco! Please stop by our urban session: Urban Areas and Global Change!
A group of talented people joined us! Welcome Bowen, Cathy, Joyce, Laura, and Yiwen! Looking forward to working with you!
March 15th, 2019
November 12th, 2018
Dr. Zhao’s News & Views article on urban growth and climate adaptation is published on Nature Climate Change.
November 6th, 2018
Zhonghua Zheng has joined our group as a Ph.D. student co-advised by Dr. Nicole Riemer in the Department of Atmospheric Sciences. Welcome on board, Zhonghua!
Joining our group
October 18th, 2018
Dr. Zhao’s lab is actively looking for highly motivated graduate students and postdoctoral researchers to join the group. Please contact me for questions about potential projects or about the application process at our department. Please see Opportunities for more information.
October 16th, 2018
Dr. Lei Zhao joins the faculty of University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering.