Pengfei Zhang

Pengfei Zhang

  • Assistant Research Professor
402A Walker Building
University Park, PA 16802


  1. Ph.D, Meteorology, Institute of Atmospheric Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, 2015
  2. M.S. (with Honor), Meteorology, Chengdu University of Information Technology, 2009
  3. B.S., Atmospheric Sciences, Chengdu University of Information Technology, 2006

Research Specialties:


Arctic Amplification, Arctic - midlatitude linkage, Arctic sea ice loss

Stratosphere-Troposphere dynamical coupling and its modeling

Mid-high latitude atmospheric circulation

Idealized modeling 



10/2018 - 06/2020, Postdoc, University of Califronia, Los Angeles

06-08/2018, Postdoc, University of California, Santa Barbara

09/2015 - 05/2018, Postdoc, Purdue University