April Hang

PhD Candidate
PhD Topic: 
Cloud Radiative Heating
Completed in 2016
MS Topic: 
Cloud Radiative Effects
Completed in 2013
BS Major: 
Atmospheric Science
Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Room 1321
1225 West Dayton Street
Madison, WI 53706
Student Bio: 

April Hang is a joint Ph.D. student in the Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies and the Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. She is affiliated with the Center for Sustainability and the Global Environment (SAGE) and the Center for Climate Research (CCR). Hang is pursuing her graduate-level certificate in Energy Analysis and Policy (EAP). Hang earned her M.S. in Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences and B.S. in Atmospheric Science. Hang's research employs satellite data and computer models to understand links between cloud regimes, Earth's energy budget, and climate. Hang's research interests include energy, air quality, public health, policy, and science communication. Hang is active in hiking, dancing, and running.  

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