Talks and Publications


April 2023 · SoCal SETAC · Oral Presentation “Measuring Microplastics in Alpine Environments using a µFTIR Mapping Technique” · Lake Arrowhead, CA


June 2022 · Interview in Wired · It’s Hard to Do Climate Research When Your Glacier is Melting

Jie, W.; Karapetrova, A.; Zhang, M.; Xu, L.; Li, K.; Huang, M.; Wang, J.; Huang, Y. · Automated Identification and Quantification of Invisible Microplastics in Agricultural Soils · Science of The Total Environment 2022, 844, 156853·

March 2022 · American Chemical Society Meeting · Oral Presentation “Aeolian Transport of Microplastics in Western United States” · San Diego, CA


December 2021 · Microplastics presentation for high school students · Big Pine, CA

November 2021 · National Women’s Studies Association Annual Conference, The Poetics, Politics, and Praxis of Transnational Feminisms · Panel Discussion, “Toxic Poetics: Transnational Feminisms and Scales of Resistance”

October 2021 · Yosemite Hydroclimate Workshop · Oral Presentation “Aeolian Transport of Microplastics in Alpine Environments of North American West Coast Ranges”


TBD (COVID-19 Related) · Toxicity and It’s Afterlives Symposium at University of California, Berkeley · Oral Presentation, “A Product of the Environment: Toxicities in Vehicles of Chemical Transport and Performance of Laboratory Science”


April 2018 · California Institute of Technology · Free Radicals Presentation, “A People’s History of Science”

February 2018 · University of California, Santa Cruz · Free Radicals Presentation, “Research Justice 101: Tools for Feminist Science”


July 2016 · Free Radicals Blog · Article, “Western Pesticide Rush the New East’s Stage as the Iron Curtain Still Falls”


April 2015 · The Student Life · Article, “Pussy Riot Draws Connections Between Russian, U.S. Prison Systems”


March 2014 · American Physics Society March Meeting · Oral Presentation, “Understanding the Cytoxicity of Permalloy Microdisks”


October 2013 · American Chemical Society Western Conference in Santa Clara · Poster, “Understanding the Cytoxicity of Permalloy Microdisks”