Kwon, Sae Yun

Sae Yun Kwon
Former Postdoctoral Associate, Joint Program

Focus Areas

Managed Resources


Dr. Sae Kwon is a postdoctoral associate working with Prof. Noelle Selin on quantifying mercury contamination of rice and its impact on food security in China. She is also interested in uncertainties of linking mercury stable isotope measurements to atmospheric models.

Education + Credentials
Ph.D. Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of Michigan, USA, 2015
B.S. Biology Department, Queen's University, Canada, 2009

Recent Publications

Journal Article
Kwon, S.Y., N.E. Selin, A. Giang, V.J. Karplus and D. Zhang (2018). Global Biogeochemical Cycles, 32(3): 437-462 (doi: 10.1002/2017GB005824)
Joint Program Reprint, Journal Article
Kwon, S.-Y. and N.E. Selin (2016). Current Pollution Reports, 2(2): 103

News + Media

News Brief
MIT Department of Earth, Atmospheric and Planetary Sciences | 
Mar 05, 2019
The Conversation | 
May 03, 2018