Dr Wenying Su is a senior scientist at the NASA Langley Research Center in Hampton, Virginia, USA. Her research interests include Earth radiation budget, climate variability, and aerosol radiative forcing. She has published over 50 peer-reviewed publications and was awarded the NASA exceptional achievement medal in 2016. Dr. Su is a member of the joint Committee on Earth Observation Satellites/ Coordination Group for Meteorological Satellite Working Group on Climate representing NASA since 2016. She leads the NASA effort to populate the essential climate variable Inventory.