Bonnie Light

Title: Principal Physicist

Insitution: University of Washington

Degree: PhD, Atmospheric Sciences

pecialty:  Solar radiation and how it interacts with the portions of the Earth’s surface where water is found in solid form, or the cryosphere. In particular, she focuses on the relationships between the physical and optical properties of sea ice in the Arctic Ocean.


Bonnie is a signatory of the Tyndall Petition, a statement backed by climate experts acknowledging the significant risks of climate change and the urgent need for emission reductions.

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