Luwei Chen

Data Scientist, Air Quality Program


Areas of expertise:
Air quality, geographic data analysis and visualization

Luwei (“Lynn”) Chen’s expertise is in geographic data analysis and visualization. She assists EDF’s China Air Quality program manager and analyst in analyzing air pollution datasets to identify localized patterns of exposure and sources of emissions, as well as exploring potential methods and limitations of these approaches. She also synthesizes scientific results and insights from recent literature and communicates this information to the team.


Luwei joined the EDF Beijing Office in 2020. Prior to joining EDF, she worked in the Boston Public Library and the Shanghai Urban Planning and Research Institute.


She holds a master’s degree in urban and regional planning from Cornell University and a bachelor’s degree in urban studies from the University of Liverpool.