Meng is currently a Postdoctoral Fellow at the John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences of Harvard University, working with Professor Michael B. McElroy on energy, air quality and climate change in China and India.

Before joining the China Project, Meng was a Postdoctoral Research Scholar at the Center for Global and Regional Environmental Research (CGRER) at the University of Iowa, working with Professor Gregory R. Carmichael on haze pollution over the North China Plain. 



08/2012-12/2015, Ph.D. in Chemical and Biochemical Engineering, The University of IowaAdvisor: Professor Gregory R. Carmichael

Dissertation: Improving Understanding of Haze Pollution in the North China Plain via Atmospheric Modeling and Data Assimilation 

05/2015-07/2015, Visiting Ph.D. Student in Institute of Atmospheric Physics, CAS, Supervisor: Professor Zifa Wang

08/2012-05/2015, M.S. in Chemical and Biochemical Engineering, The University of Iowa

09/2008-06/2012, B.S. in Atmospheric PhysicsNanjing University of Information Science and Technology



IGAC Early Career Travel Grants

Kammermeyer Research Award 

CGRER Graduate Student Travel Award 

Post-Comprehensive Research Award 

Karl Kammermeyer Fellowship




Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics(4) 

Atmospheric Environment(3)

Environmental Pollution(3)

Environmental Science and Pollution Research(2)

Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmosphere (1)

Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology (1)

Environmental International (1)

Atmospheric Research (2) 

Atmospheric Pollution Research (2)

International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health (2)

Atmosphere (1)

Particuology (1)

Book Chapters: Spaces Sciences Series of ISSI (International Space Science Institute)