Meet the Scientists

 

photo of Daniel Tong

 

 

Daniel Tong is a dust forecaster with the NOAA National Air Quality Forecast Capability Program, and the NASA Health and Air Quality Applied Science Team. His research focuses on predicting air pollutants and their impacts on human health.

 

 

 

 

 

 

photo of Kerstin Schepansk

 

 

Kerstin Schepansk is a researcher on dust based at the Leibniz Institute for Tropospheric Research (TROPOS) in Leipzig, Germany. In her work, she combines satellite data and computer models to examine dust sources and the dust life cycle.