Faculty

Yuk L. Yung

Yuk L. Yung

Professor of Planetary Science; Jet Propulsion Laboratory Senior Research Scientist

Degrees and Appointments

B.S., University of California, 1969; Ph.D., Harvard University, 1974. Visiting Associate, Caltech, 1976; Assistant Professor, 1977-82; Associate Professor, 1982-86; Professor, 1986-2011, 2017-; Smits Family Professor, 2012-16; Jet Propulsion Laboratory Research Scientist, 2014-15; Jet Propulsion Laboratory Senior Research Scientist, 2015-.

Email: ylygps.caltech.edu


Research Group Website Personal Website

Research Overview

Professor Yung focuses on upper atmosphere photochemistry, radiative transfer through atmosphere, and stratospheric ozone depletion.

List of Research Areas

upper atmosphere photochemistry, radiative transfer through atmosphere, stratospheric ozone depletion