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Chen Zhao 赵晨

About Chen Zhao 赵晨

Mandarin Linguist

Biography

Bilingual in Mandarin Chinese and English, Chen grew up in Henan, China, and lived in Australia for 3 years. A PhD candidate working at the University of Tasmania’s Institute for Marine and Antarctic Science, Chen holds a Master of Science from Beijing Normal University and a Bachelor of Engineering from Wuhan University.

In her 6 years as a glaciologist, Chen has conducted research ranging from polar remote sensing, ice dynamics and cryosphere-atmosphere-ocean interaction to ice sheet modeling and glacier isostatic adjustment modeling. She has published several scientific papers about polar remote sensing and ice dynamics, as well as a paper about the cooperation between China and Australia in Antarctic research. Her PhD project focused on exploring the ice mass loss of the Antarctic Peninsula and its effect on global sea levels and Earth.

Dedicated to promoting the importance of protecting the Polar Regions, Chen is passionate about sharing her scientific knowledge about these areas and their importance, beauty and amazing wildlife with non-academic audiences.

Chen enjoys meeting new people, traveling, teaching Chinese, bushwalking, caving and diving. She looks forward to sharing polar voyages with you!

作为一个冰川学博士生,赵晨现在在位于澳大利亚的塔斯马尼亚大学攻读海洋和南极科学博士学位,她于2011年在中国武汉大学遥感信息工程学院获得了工科学士学位,2014年在中国北京师范大学全球变化与地球系统科学研究院获得了理科硕士学位。作为一个冰雪学家,她致力于南极科学研究已经有6年之久,她的研究涉及了极地遥感科学,冰川动力学,冰冻圈-大气圈-海洋圈的交互作用,以及冰川模式和冰川均衡调整模式研究,并在多个极地期刊中发表其研究成果。目前她的博士研究课题致力于探究南极半岛冰川流失现状和原因,并通过预测冰川时空变化探究其对全球海平面以及地表形变的影响。

赵晨来自中国河南,现定居在澳大利亚塔斯马尼亚已达三年,能够讲流利的中文和英文。她曾经发表过一篇文章论述了中澳两国在过去三十多年里在南极科学研究方面的合作历史。她致力于宣传保护两极地区对人类生存的重要性,并热衷于向人们介绍南极的基本知识,和大家分享极地的美丽和那里的神奇生命。工作之余,她还参与了澳大利亚当地的中文学校教学,还非常喜欢参与各种户外活动,享受到各个地方旅游并认识新朋友的过程,她非常期待与您一起开启奇妙的极地旅行!