I am a graduate student in the department of mathematics of the Pennsylvania State university. My current research interest is meteorology-oriented mathematics. My advisors are Professor John Harlim from the department of mathematics and Professor Fuqing Zhang from the department of meteorology. You can find a downloadable version of my resume here.Education:- 2004-2008, B.S., Mathematics, Peking University
- 2008-2010, Mathematics, Texas A&M University
Email: zhen [at] math [dot] psu [dot] edu. Research Interests:I am mainly interested in applying mathematics in meteorological problems. I am studying sampling error issues, model error issues and covariance estimation in data assimilation. Publications:- Zhen, Y.*, and F. Zhang, 2013: A Probabilistic Approach of Adaptive Covariance Localization For Ensemble Based Kalman Filters. , Accepted by Monthly Weather Review.
Conference Presentations&Posters:*Adaptive Localization for serial EnSrF,*6th Ensemble Kalman Filter workshop, May 18-22, 2014, Buffalo, New York. (poster)*An adaptive localization method*, 5th Annual Joint PSU-UMD Data Assimilation Workshop, Dec. 18, 2013, Penn State University.(slides)
Teaching Experiences:- Fall 2011, Instructor, College Algebra (Math 021) @ Penn State
- Spring 2012, Instructor, College Algebra (Math 021) @ Penn State
- Summer 2012, Instructor, Finite Mathematics (Math 017)@ Penn State
- Fall 2012, Instructor, College Algebra (Math 021) @ Penn State
- Spring 2013, Instructor, College Algebra (Math 021) @ Penn State
- Fall 2013, Instructor, College Algebra (Math 021) @ Penn State
- Spring 2014, Instructor, College Algebra (Math 021) @ Penn State
Relevant Skills:Languages: English, Chinese Programming: Matlab, Fortran 90, C |