McDonnell Scholar Shawn Wei to Look Deeper

S. Shawn Wei, 2010 cohort Scholar of the McDonnell International Scholars Academy, is featured in The Record as one of the lead scientists with a surprising discovery in the South Pacific, beneath the ocean floor.

Shawn-WeiHis three-dimensional seismic image of mantle beneath the Lau Basin in the South Pacific was featured in the online Feb 2 issue of Nature. Shawn is a PhD student in Earth & Planetary Sciences, in the Graduate School of Arts & Sciences. He is an alum of Peking University, one of the 28 partner universities that comprise the McDonnell Academy.

Read The Record article