Sciences and Exploration Directorate

Bin Zhao

(SCIENTIFIC PROGRAMMER/ANALYST)

 bin.zhao@nasa.gov

 301.614.6802

Org Code: 610.1

NASA/GSFC
Mail Code: 610.1
Greenbelt, MD 20771

Employer: SCIENCE APPLICATION INTL CORP

Positions/Employment


Postdoctorate Researcher

Los Alamos National Laboratory - Los Alamos, NM

April 2006 - April 2009

Developing the upper ocean version of the POP2


Senior Scientist – Ocean Modeling

SAIC - NASA Goddard Space Flight Center

April 2009 - Present

Sea-ice Model Development
Assessment of sea ice simulations in GEOS-5 coupled model
Land-ice Model Development and Coupling
 

Education


Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, September 2005
Ph.D. Physical Oceanography
Dissertation: North Atlantic Climate Variability in a Hierarchy of Ocean Models

Ocean University of Qingdao, Qingdao, China, July 2000
M.S. Physical Oceanography
Thesis: Long-term Predictions of the Storm Surge Floodings in Huanghe River Delta (in Chinese; English abstract).

Ocean University of Qingdao, Qingdao, China, July 1997
B.S. Oceanography
 

Professional Societies


AGU

2007 - Present

Selected Publications


Refereed

Cullather, R. I., S. M. Nowicki, B. Zhao, and L. S. Koenig. 2016. A Characterization of Greenland Ice Sheet Surface Melt and Runoff in Contemporary Reanalyses and a Regional Climate Model Front. Earth Sci. 4 (10): [10.3389/feart.2016.00010]