Elle Hanson

Elle Hanson

  • Ph.D. Graduate Student
418 (office), 426 (lab) Walker Bldg
University Park, PA 16802
Email: ellehanson@psu.edu
Phone: (612) 756-6490


  1. Luther College, Decorah, IA
  2. - Bachelors of Arts, Physics and Chemistry (majors), Mathematics and German (minors), 5/2013

Research Specialties:

Clouds and Cloud Physics:


  • Experimental ice physics
  • Experimental cloud physics
  • Cirrus

Harrison, A., A. Moyle, Hanson, J.Y. Harrington, 2016: Levitation Diffusion Chamber Measurements of the Mass Growth of Small Ice Crystals from Vapor. J. Atmos. Sci., 73, 2743-2758, DOI: 10.1175/JAS-D-15-0234.1


Hanson, Moyle, J.Y. Harrington, 2016: Measurements of vapor growth and sublimation of individually levitated ice particles below -30°C. Proc. 16th Int. Conf. on Clouds and Precipitation, Manchester, UK, International Commission on Clouds and Precipitation, S1.14.