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Min Chen

Min Chen

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Phone (505) 665-8289

Capabilities

  • Computational Physics and Applied Mathematics
  • Statistics

Expertise

  • Statistical Analysis
            Time Series, Geostatistics, Bayesian Analysis, Generalized Linear Models,
            Mixed Models, Multivariate Analysis.
  • ArcGIS
  • Ecology
  • Environmental Sciences

Education

M.S., Statistics, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, IL, 2009

Accounting, Parkland College, Champaign, IL, 2007

Ph.D., Ecology, Research Center for Eco-Environmental Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China, 2006

M.S., Environmental Sciences, Northeast Normal University, Changchun, China, 2003

B.S., Ecology, Northeast Normal University, Changchun, China, 2000

 

 

LANL Positions

Research Technologist III, Applied Terrestrial, Energy, and Atmospheric Modeling Team,  Computational Earth Science Group, Earth and Environmental Sciences Division, 2017-present

Postdoc Research Associate, Applied Terrestrial, Energy, and Atmospheric Modeling Team,  Computational Earth Science Group, Earth and Environmental Sciences Division, 2010-2013

 

 

Professional Societies

 

Awards

¨         Maria Pia Gratton International Award (offered to one outstanding female international student every year with a tuition waiver and a monthly stipend totaling $10,000 for the academic year), by University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2009.

 

¨         Dean’s list, Parkland College, 2007-2008

 

 

Patents

 

Publications

M. Chen, J. C. Rowland, C. J. Wilson, G. L. Altmann, S. P. Brumby. 2014. Temporal and spatial pattern of thermokarst lake area changes at Yukon Flats, Alaska. Hydrological Processes. 28(3): 837-852. DOI: 10.1002/hyp.9642.

M. Chen, J. C. Rowland, C. J. Wilson, G. L. Altmann, S. P. Brumby. 2013. The importance of the natural variability of lake areas on detection of permafrost degradation: a case study in the Yukon Flats, Alaska. Permafrost and Periglacial Processes. 1783. 24(3): 224-240. DOI: 10.1002/ppp.

C. Xu and M. Chen. 2013. Section 5.1. Landscape ecosystem. In: Remote Sensing of Natural Resources, G. Wang and Q. Weng (eds). Taylor & Francis Group.

Y. Zhang, M. Chen, W. Zhou, C. Zhuang, Z. Ouyang. 2010. Evaluating Beijing's human carrying capacity from the perspective of water resource constraints. Journal of Environmental Science. 22(8): 1297-1304.

M. Chen, C. Xu, R. Wang. 2007. Key Natural Impacting Factors of China’s Human Population Distribution. Population and Environment. 28(3): 187-200.

M. Chen, R. Wang, L. Zhang, C. Xu. 2006. Temporal and spatial assessment on natural resources use in China using ecological footprint method. The International Journal of Sustainable Development and World Ecology. 13(4): 255-268.

J. Feng, M. Chen, Z. Li, S. Zhang, H. Zhao, J. Zhou. 2002. Research on Correlation Between Echolocation Sounds and Morphological Features Among Three Kinds of Bats (English Version). Nature Science Progression. 12(9): 673-678.

M. Chen, R. Wang, L. Zhang, B. Huai. 2006. Analysis of ecological footprint of each province of China in 2002. Chinese Journal of Applied Ecology. 17(3): 424-428. (In Chinese with English abstract)

M. Chen, R. Wang. 2005. Conversion from Cropland to Forest (Grassland) and Management of Land Ecological Service. China's Population, Resources and Environment. 27(6):132-139. (In Chinese with English abstract)

M. Chen, L. Zhang, R. Wang, B. Huai. 2005. Analysis of Ecological Footprint of China from 1978 to 2003. Resources science, 27(6): 132-139. (In Chinese with English abstract)

T. Zhu, C. Liang, M. Chen, H. Wang, X. Liu.2004. Ecological Effect of Sand-Dust Storm. Journal of Arid Land Resources and Environment. 18(1): 33-37. (In Chinese with English abstract)

M. Chen, J. Feng, J. Liu, X. Zhang, Z. Li, J. Zhou, S. Zhang. 2004, Relationship Between Echolocation Calls and Age in the Bat Species of Rhinolohus Pearsoni. Zoological Research. 25(1): 15-19. (In Chinese with English abstract)

J. Zhang, M. Chen, J. Feng. 2003. Relationship Among Human Activities, Eco-Environment and Natural Disasters. China Environmental Management. 22(1): 30-32. (In Chinese with English abstract)

J. Feng, M. Chen, Y. Liu, Z. Li, X. Zhang, J. Zhou, S. Zhang. 2003. Sexual Differences in Morphology and Echolocation Calls in Five Chinese Bat Species. Acta Zoologica Sinica. 49(6): 742-747. (In Chinese with English abstract)

J. Feng, Z. Li, M. Chen, Y. Liu, X. Zhang, J. Zhou, S. Zhang. 2003. Morphological Features, Echolocation Calls and Foraging Strategy in the Trawling Piscivorous Bat: Myotis Ricketti (Chiroptera: Vespertilionidae). Acta Ecologica Sinica. 23(9): 1712-1718. (In Chinese with English abstract)

J. Feng, Y. Liu, M. Chen, Z. Li, X. Zhang, J. Zhou. 2003. Echolocation Calls of Pipistrellus Abramus and the Communication Between Mother Bat and Its Infant Bat. Nature Science Progression. 13(12): 1247-1252. (In Chinese with English abstract)

Y. Liu, J. Feng, M. Chen, H. Zhao, J. Zhou, S. Zhang. 2003. The Analysis on Echolocation Calls of Myotis Fimbriatus (Chiroptera: Vespertilionidae). Journal of Northeast Normal University. 35(2): 113-116. (In Chinese with English abstract)

M. Chen, J. Feng, Z. Li,J. Zhou, H. Zhao, S. Zhang, L.2002. Sheng. Echolocation Sounds, Morphological Features and Foraging Strategies in Hipposideros Pratti. Chinese Journal of Applied Ecology. 13(12): 1629-1632. (In Chinese with English abstract)

M. Chen, J. Feng, Z. Li, H. Zhao, J. Zhao, S. Zhang.2002. Relationship Between the Echolocation Frequency and Body Size in Six Species of Bats (Chiroptera: Vespertilionidae). Journal of Northeast Normal University. 34(4): 64-69. (In Chinese with English abstract)

J. Feng, M. Chen, Z. Li, H. Zhao, J. Zhou, S. Zhang. 2002. The Relationship Between Echolocation Frequency and Body Size in 8 Species of Horseshoe Bats (Rhinolophidae). Acta Zoologica Sinica. 48(6): 819-823. (In Chinese with English abstract)

J. Feng, M. Chen, Z. Li, S. Zhang, H. Zhao, J. Zhou. 2002. Research on Correlation Between Echolocation Sounds and Morphological Features Among Three Kinds of Bats (English Version). Nature Science Progression. 12(9): 673-678. (In Chinese with English abstract)

J. Feng, Z. Li, M. Chen, J. Zhou, H. Zhao, S. Zhang. 2002. The Echolocation Comparison and the Differentiation of Ecology Niche of Five Species Bats Living in One Cave. Acta Ecologica Sinica. 22(2): 150-155. (In Chinese with English abstract)

J. Feng, Y. Liu, M. Chen, H. Zhao, J. Zhou, S. Zhang. 2001. The Relationship Between Echolocation Calls and Body Form of Four species of Hipposiderid Bats. Journal of Northeast Normal University. 33(4): 81-85. (In Chinese with English abstract)

J. Feng, Z. Li, M. Chen, H. Zhao, S. Zhang, J. Zhou, J. Xie. 2001. Comparison of the echolocation behavior of two species of Myotis bats (Myotis), Acta Theriologica Sinica. 21(4): 259-263. (In Chinese with English abstract)

 

 
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