Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

Hsi-Yen Ma

Atmospheric Scientist

Atmospheric, Earth, and Energy Division

March 17, 2023

What do you like about working at the Lab?

I like my job because I get to work with the best scientists in the world. The Lab and our program also offer great opportunities for teamwork, helping us tackle big and challenging scientific problems in our field.

What is your educational or career background?

I have a BS and MS degree in atmospheric sciences from National Taiwan University and a PhD in atmospheric and oceanic sciences from UCLA. I have been at the Lab for over 10 years.

What advice would you give to a new employee at the Lab?

I encourage new employees to explore many opportunities that the Lab offers. Get to know new people both in and outside of your field. LLESA offers a lot of great activities, and you get to know and interact with people from all around the Lab.

What do you do in your free time?

I like to play tennis when I have free time and I am a part of LLESA tennis group here at the Lab. I also like traveling, especially to national parks across the country to enjoy nature’s beauty and the amazing scenery.

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