On July 17, Xiaofei came back to visit the group. She joined Nanjing Institute of Environmental Sciences, now working on environmental planning in many places in the country. It is really nice to see her again.
On the morning of 18th of Nov, Xiaofei and Lele successfully defended their PhD and MSc degree thesis, respectively. Xiaofei worked on tropical marine carbonaceouse aerosols over the South China Sea and East Indian Ocean. Lele worked on the POPs in the air the Pearl River Delta region. The committee members included Profs. Chen Yingjun, Zhang Yanlin, Tian Chongguo, Xu Weihai, Chen Duohong and Li Jun. Congratulations to Xiaofei and Lele!
Xiaofei published her second paper in AE, based on her study on the Xieyang Island aerosol. This is part of the ICP-BB project. The smapling campaign was on 2015. Guangcai looked after all the sampling from site investigation, setup of the samplers and deliverying of gasoline and samples to and from the remote island. Click to call memory of the very beginning of the Xieyang Island adventure.