Climate Team Member Featured in Interviews on Climate Change

Wednesday, July 3, 2019

Dr. Fengpeng Sun, Missouri NSF EPSCoR Climate Team member, is Assistant Professor in the Department of Geosciences at the University of Missouri-Kansas City.  He was recently interviewed by Kansas City Community Radio host, David Mitchell, about his research on climate change, on January 22, 2019.  Listen to the full interview here.  He was also interviewed about his 2015 study of California wildfire seasons--his research prior to joining UMKC--in a November 9, 2018 article in the New York Times by journalist, Kendra Pierre-Louis.  Read the full article here.  Kyle Reed, graduate student in Sun's group, was interviewed by KCUR 89.3 on his research concerning urban heat islands and how to mitigate the effects in metro areas such as Kansas City.  Listen to the interview here (Segment 1).

Links to the interviews are below:

KKFI Community Radio Interview

New York Times Article, "Why Does California Have So Many Wildfires?"

KCUR 89.3 Interview about Urban Heat Islands with Kyle Reed