Xiao-Ming Hu Xiao-Ming Hu
Senior Research Scientist, CAPS
Adjunct Associate Professor, School of Meteorology

4104 NWC, Norman, OK 73072
Email: xhu@ou.edu ; Phone: (405)325-0402
Websites: http://www.caps.ou.edu/~xhu/;
http://xiaominghu.oucreate.com/; Web SOM
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PhD, North Carolina State Univ., Aug. 2008: Incorporation of an aerosol module into WRF/Chem
MS, Peking Univ., China, 2004
BS, Peking Univ., China, 2001

Research Specialties:
Air pollution/boundary layer/urban meteorology; Atmospheric chemistry; Numerical Weather Prediction

Boundary layer air quality modeling

Advances in Atmospheric Sciences, Editor, 2013~present. Outstanding Editor Award
Scientific Reports, Editorial Board member, 2014~present
Journal of Meteorological Research, Editor, 2017~present
Advances in Meteorology, Guest editor, 2015~2016

Publications (ResearcherID/publons ORCID Scopus | | Google_Citation ):
('*' denotes student co-authors)
62. Wang, J., and X.-M. Hu (2021), Evaluating the performance of WRF urban schemes and PBL schemes over Dallas Fort Worth during a dry summer and a wet summer, J. Appl. Meteor. Climatol., doi:10.1175/JAMC-D-19-0195.1.

61. Guo, J., X. Chen, T. Su, L. Liu, Y. Zheng, D. Chen, J. Li, H. Xu, Y. Lv, B. He, Y. Li, X.-M. Hu, A. Ding, and P. Zhai (2020), The climatology of lower tropospheric temperature inversions in China from radiosonde measurements: roles of black carbon, local meteorology, and large-scale subsidence, J. Climate, 10.1175/JCLI-D-19-0278.1.
60. Hu, X.-M., S. Crowell, et al. (2020), Dynamical Downscaling of CO2 in 2016 over the contiguous United States using WRF-VPRM, a weather-biosphere-online-coupled model, J. Adv. Modeling Earth Systems, 10.1029/2019MS001875.
59. Li, X., Hu, X.-M., Cai, C. et al. (2020), Terrestrial CO2 Fluxes, Concentrations, Sources and Budget in Northeast China: Observational and Modeling Studies, J. Geophys. Res.-Atmospheres, 10.1029/2019JD031686.
58. Li, X.-B., Peng, Z.-R., Lu, Q.-C., Wang, D., Hu, X.-M., et al. (2020). Evaluation of unmanned aerial system in measuring lower tropospheric ozone and fine aerosol particles using portable monitors. Atmospheric Environment, 117134. 10.1016/j.atmosenv.2019.117134.

57. 张凯, 赵天良, 曹乐, 胡小明, et al. (2019), 街道峡谷对近地层风场影响的观测和模拟分析. 环境科学学报, 39(12): 4187-4195.
56. Li, X., Hu, X.-M., et al. (2019), Spatiotemporal Variations and Regional Transport of Air Pollutants in Two Urban Agglomerations in Northeast China Plain. Chinese Geographical Science, 20(6), 917-933. doi:10.1007/s11769-019-1081-8
55. Hu, X.-M., M. Xue, and X. Li (2019), The Use of High-Resolution Sounding Data to Evaluate and Optimize NonLocal PBL Schemes for Simulating the Slightly Stable Upper Convective Boundary Layer. Mon. Wea. Rev., doi:10.1175/MWR-D-19-0085.1.
54. Li, X., Hu, X.-M., et al. (2019). Impact of planetary boundary layer structure on the formation and evolution of air-pollution episodes in Shenyang, Northeast China. Atmos. Environ., 116850. 10.1016/j.atmosenv.2019.116850 .
53. Dang, R., Yang, Y., Hu, X.-M., Wang, Z., & Zhang, S. (2019). A Review of Techniques for Diagnosing the Atmospheric Boundary Layer Height (ABLH) Using Aerosol Lidar Data. Remote Sensing, 11(13), 1590. doi:10.3390/rs11131590.
52. Zhang, X.*, J. Huang, ... X.-M. Hu, X. Lee (2019), Improving lake-breeze simulation with WRF nested LES and lake-model over a large shallow lake, J. Appl. Meteor. Climatol., doi:10.1175/JAMC-D-18-0282.1.
51. Thomas, A., Huff, A., Hu, X.-M., & Zhang F. (2019), Quantifying Uncertainties of Ground-Level Ozone within WRF-Chem Simulations in the Mid-Atlantic Region of the United States as a Response to Variability, J. Adv. Modeling Earth Systems, doi:10.1029/2018MS001457.
50. Dang, R.*, Yang, Y., Li, H., Hu, X.-M., Wang, Z., Huang, Z., . . . Zhang, T. (2019). Atmosphere Boundary Layer Height (ABLH) Determination under Multiple-Layer Conditions Using Micro-Pulse Lidar. Remote Sensing, 11(3), 263. doi:10.3390/rs11030263
49. Hu, X.-M., Xue, M., Kong, F., & Zhang, H. (2019), Meteorological Conditions during an Ozone Episode in Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas and Impact of their Modeling Uncertainties on Air Quality Prediction. J. Geophys. Res.-Atmospheres, doi:10.1029/2018JD029791. public sharing
48. Liu, C.*, E. Fedorovich, J. Huang, X.-M. Hu, Y. Wang, X. Lee (2019), Impact of aerosol shortwave radiative heating on the entrainment in atmospheric convective boundary layer: a large-eddy simulation study, J. Atmos. Sci., doi:10.1175/JAS-D-18-0107.1 .
47. Li, J., G. Wang, M. A. Mayes, S. D. Allison, S. D. Frey, Z. Shi, X.-M. Hu, Y. Luo, and J. M. Melillo (2019), Reduced carbon use efficiency and increased microbial turnover with soil warming, Global Change Biol, doi:10.1111/gcb.14517.
46. Yang, Y*, X.-M. Hu, S. Gao, Y. Wang (2019), Sensitivity of WRF Simulations with the YSU PBL Scheme to the Lowest Model Level Height for a Sea Fog Event over the Yellow Sea, Atmospheric Research, doi:10.1016/j.atmosres.2018.09.004. news : UC San Diego; SDSC; newswise; XSEDE

45. Hu, J., Li, Y., Zhao, T., Liu, J., Hu, X.-M., Liu, D., . . . Chang, L. (2018), An important mechanism of regional O3 transport for summer smog over the Yangtze River Delta in East China, Atmos. Chem. Phys., doi:10.5194/acp-18-16239-2018.
44. Liu, C.*, J. Huang, E. Fedorovich, X.-M. Hu, Y. Wang, X. Lee (2018), The effect of aerosol radiative heating on turbulence statistics and spectra in the atmospheric convective boundary layer: a large-eddy simulation study, Atmosphere, 9, 347, doi:10.3390/atmos9090347.
43. Zhu, J., Kong, F., Hu, X.-M., Guo, Y., Ran, L., & Lei, H. (2018) Impact of Soil Moisture Uncertainty on Summertime Short-range Ensemble Forecasts. Adv. Atmos. Sci., 839–852. doi: 10.1007/s00376-017-7107-1
42. Li, X.-B.*, Wang, D., Lu, Q.-C., Peng, Z.-R., Fu, Q., Hu, X.-M., . . . Wang, H. (2018). Three-dimensional analysis of ozone and PM2.5 distributions obtained by observations of tethered balloon and unmanned aerial vehicle in Shanghai, China. Stochastic Environmental Research and Risk Assessment. 10.1007/s00477-018-1524-2
41. Hu, X.-M., M. Xue, R. A. McPherson, E. Martin, D. H. Rosendahl, and L. Qiao (2018), Precipitation dynamical downscaling over the Great Plains, J. Adv. Modeling Earth Systems,10.1002/2017MS001154

40. Hu, X.-M., M. Xue, and R. A. McPherson (2017), The Importance of Soil-Type Contrast in Modulating August Precipitation Distribution near the Edwards Plateau and Balcones Escarpment in Texas, J. Geophys. Res., doi:10.1002/2017JD027035 .
39. Li, H.*, Y. Yang, X.-M. Hu, Z. Huang, G. Wang, and B. Zhang (2017), Application of Convective Condensation Level Limiter in Convective Boundary Layer Height Retrieval Based on Lidar Data, Atmosphere, 8(4), 79; doi:10.3390/atmos8040079.
38. Li, H.*, Y. Yang, X.-M. Hu, Z. Huang, G. Wang, B. Zhang, and T. Zhang (2017), Evaluation of retrieval methods of daytime convective boundary layer height based on Lidar data, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 122, doi:10.1002/2016JD025620.

37. Sun, X., M. Xue, J. Brotzge, R. McPherson, X.-M. Hu, and X.Q. Yang (2016), An Evaluation of Dynamical Downscaling of Central Plains Summer Precipitation using a WRF-Based Regional Climate Model at a Convection-Permitting 4 km Resolution, J. Geophy. Res., DOI:10.1002/2016JD024796.
36. Hu, X.-M., J. Fuentes, R. Forkel, J. Huang, and N. Zhang (2016), Editorial Advances in Boundary-Layer/Air Pollution Meteorology, Advances in Meteorology, DOI:10.1155/2016/2825019
35. Hu, X.-M., X. Li et al. (2016), The Formation of Barrier Winds East of the Loess Plateau and their Effects on Dispersion Conditions in the North China Plains, Bound.-layer meteor., DOI:10.1007/s10546-016-0159-4
34. Chen, S., A. Behrangi, Y. Tian, J. Hu, Y. Hong, Q. Tang, X.-M. Hu, et al.(2016), Precipitation Spectra Analysis Over China With High-Resolution Measurements From Optimally-Merged Satellite/Gauge Observations—Part II: Diurnal Variability Analysis, IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing, doi: 10.1109/JSTARS.2016.2529001.
33. Hu, X.-M., and M. Xue (2016), Influence of synoptic sea breeze fronts on the urban heat island intensity in Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas, Mon. Wea. Rev., doi:10.1175/MWR-D-15-0201.1.
32. Klein, P., X.-M. Hu, A. Shapiro, M. Xue (2016), Linkages between Boundary-Layer Structure and the Development of Nocturnal Low-Level Jets in Central Oklahoma, Bound.-layer meteor., DOI:10.1007/s10546-015-0097-6.
31. Hu, X.-M., M. Xue, et al. (2016), Analysis of Urban Effects in Oklahoma City using a Dense Surface Observing Network, J. Appl. Meteor. Climatol., doi:10.1175/JAMC-D-15-0206.1 .

30. Miao, Y.*, X.-M. Hu, et al. (2015), Seasonal variation of local atmospheric circulations and boundary layer structure in the Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei region and implications for air quality, J. Adv. Model. Earth Syst., DOI:10.1002/2015MS000522.
29. Ma, Y.*, Y. Yang, X.-M. Hu (2015), Characteristics and Mechanisms of Sudden Warming Events in the Nocturnal Atmospheric Boundary Layer: A Case Study Using WRF, J. Meteor. Res., doi: 10.1007/s13351-015-4101-3.
28. Zhang, H., Y. Wang, J. Hu, Q. Ying, X.-M. Hu (2015), Relationships between meteorological parameters and criteria air pollutants in three megacities in China, Environmental Research, 10.1016/j.envres.2015.04.004 pdf
27. Chen, S., J. Zhang, E. Mullens, Y. Hong, A. Behrangi, Y. Tian, X.-M. Hu, et al. (2015), Mapping the Precipitation Type Distribution Over the Contiguous United States Using NOAA/NSSL National Multi-Sensor Mosaic QPE, Geoscience and Remote Sensing, IEEE Transactions on, 53(8), 4434-4443 10.1109/TGRS.2015.2399015
26. Hu, X.-M. (2015), Air Pollution Meteorology, in Encyclopedia of Atmospheric Sciences (Second Edition), edited by G.R. North, J. Pyle, and F. Zhang, pp. 227-236, Academic Press, Oxford. DOI: 10.1016/B978-0-12-382225-3.00499-0
25. Doughty, D. C., J. D. Fuentes, R. Sakai, X.-M. Hu, and K. J. Sanchez (2015), Nocturnal isoprene declines in a semi-urban environment, J. Atmos. Chem., DOI:10.1007/s10874-012-9247-0.
24. Hu, X.-M., J. D. Fuentes, D. Toohey, and D. Wang (2015), Chemical processing within and above a Loblolly pine forest in North Carolina, USA, J. of Atmos. Chem., DOI: 10.1007/s10874-013-9276-3.

23. Hu, X.-M., et al. (2014), Impact of the Loess Plateau on the Atmospheric Boundary Layer Structure and Air Quality in the North China Plain: A Case Study, Science of the Total Environment, 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2014.08.053
22. Klein, P. M., X.-M. Hu, M. Xue (2014), Mixing processes in the nocturnal atmospheric boundary layer and their impacts on urban ozone concentrations, Bound.-layer meteor., doi:10.1007/s10546-013-9864-4.
21. Zhang, M., Y. Qi, and X.-M. Hu (2014), Impact of East Asian Winter Monsoon on Pacific Storm Track, Meteorological Applications, DOI: 10.1002/met.1423.

20. Hu, X.-M., P. M. Klein, and M. Xue (2013), Evaluation of the updated YSU Planetary Boundary Layer Scheme within WRF for Wind Resource and Air Quality Assessments, J. Geophys. Res., 118, doi:10.1002/jgrd.50823.
19. Qi, Y., J. Zhang, Q. Cao, Y. Hong, and X.-M. Hu (2013), Correction of Radar QPE Errors for Nonuniform VPRs in Mesoscale Convective Systems Using TRMM Observations, J. Hydrometeor, 14, 1672–1682.
18. Tiwary,A., A.Namdeo, J. Fuentes, A. Dore, X.-M. Hu, M. Bell (2013), Systems scale assessment of the sustainability implications of emerging green initiatives, Environ. Pollution, 183, 213–223.
17. Hu, X.-M., P. M. Klein, M. Xue, J. K. Lundquist, F. Zhang, and Y. Qi (2013), Impact of low-level jets on the nocturnal urban heat island intensity in Oklahoma City. J. Appl. Meteor. Climatol., doi:10.1175/JAMC-D-12-0256.1.
16. Hu, X.-M., P. M. Klein, M. Xue, A. Shapiro, and A. Nallapareddy (2013), Enhanced vertical mixing associated with a nocturnal cold front passage and its impact on near-surface temperature and ozone concentration, J. Geophys. Res., 118, 2714– 2728.
15. Hu, X.-M., P. Klein , M. Xue, F. Zhang, D. Doughty, R. Forkel, E. Joseph, and J. D. Fuentes (2013), Impact of the Vertical Mixing Induced by Low-level Jets on Boundary Layer Ozone Concentration, Atmos. Environ., 70, 123-130

14. Hu, X.-M., D. Doughty, K.J. Sanchez, E. Joseph, and J. D. Fuentes (2012), Ozone variability in the atmospheric boundary layer in Maryland and its implications for vertical transport model, Atmos. Environ.,46,354-364.

13.  Evans, J.L., J.D. Fuentes, X.-M. Hu, and H. Hamilton (2011), Earth-Atmosphere interactions: Tropical storm and hurricane activity in the Caribbean and their consequent health impacts. J. Race and Policy, 7(1),53-74.
12.  Hu, X.-M.,F. Zhang, G. Yu, J.D. Fuentes, and L. Wu (2011), Contribution of mixed-phase boundary layer clouds to the termination of ozone depletion events in the Arctic. Geophys. Res. Lett., 38, L21801, doi:10.1029/2011GL049229.

11.  Hu, X.-M., J. M. Sigler, J. D. Fuentes (2010), Variability of ozone in the marine boundary layer of the equatorial Pacific Ocean , J. Atmos. Chem., 66:117–136. 10.1007/s10874-011-9196-z
10.  Hu, X.-M., J. D. Fuentes, and F. Zhang (2010), Downward transport and modification of tropospheric ozone through moist convection.J. Atmos. Chem., 65:13–35. 10.1007/s10874-010-9179-5
9.  Hu, X.-M., J. W. Nielsen-Gammon, and F. Zhang (2010), Evaluation of Three Planetary Boundary Layer Schemes in the WRF Model, J. Appl. Meteor. Climatol.,49, 1831–1844. top 1% in Geosciences
8.  Nielsen-Gammon, J. W., X.-M. Hu, F. Zhang, and J. E. Pleim (2010), Evaluation of Planetary Boundary Layer Scheme Sensitivities for the Purpose of Parameter Estimation, Mon. Wea. Rev., 138, 3400–3417.
7.  Hu, X.-M. ,  F. Zhang, and J. W. Nielsen-Gammon (2010), Ensemble-based simultaneous state and parameter estimation for treatment of mesoscale model error: A real-data study, Geophys. Res. Lett., 37, L08802, doi:10.1029/2010GL043017.

6.  Zhang, Y., X.-M. Hu, L. R. Leung, and W. I. Gustafson Jr., 2008, Impacts of Regional Climate Changes on Biogenic Emissions and Air Quality, J. Geophys. Res., 113, D18310, doi:10.1029/2008JD009965.
5.  Hu, X.-M., Y. Zhang, M.Z. Jacobson, and C.K. Chan, 2008, Coupling and Evaluating Gas/Particle Mass Transfer Treatments for Aerosol Simulation and Forecast, J. Geophys. Res., 113, D11208, doi:10.1029/2007JD009588.

4.  Hu, X.-M., and S. Liu, 2005, Numerical Simulation of Land Surface Process and Atmosphere Boundary Layer Structure over Hill underlying surface. J. of Applied Meteorological Science, 16(1), 13-23.
3.  Hu, X.-M., S. Liu, Y. Wang, and J. Li, 2005, Numerical Simulation of Wind Field and Temperature Field Over Beijing Area in summer, Acta Meteorologica Sinica, 19(1), 120-127.
2.  Hu, X.-M., S. Liu, F. Liang, J. Wang, H. Liu, Y. Wang, and J. Li, 2005, Observational study of wind fields, temperature fields over Beijing area in summer and winter, Acta Sci. Natur. Uni. Pek.,s, 41(3), 399-407.
1.  Hu, X.-M., S. Liu, F. Liang, J. Wang, H. Liu, Y. Wang, and J. Li, 2005, Numerical Simulation of Features of Boundary-Layer Over Beijing Area, Acta Sci. Natur. Uni. Pek.,s, 41(4), 514-522.

40 Modeling of Pollutants and CO2, Lecture at OEH 6683 Applied Modeling, November 3, 2020
39 ACT-America Community Workshop: Examine CO2 bands along cold fronts observed during ACT-America using WRF-VPRM; 27 - 30 April, 2020
38 NJU-OU symposium: Terrestrial CO2 fluxes, concentrations, and budgets in USA and Northeast China; NJU, July 15-17, 2019
37 PBL Training Lectures: Boundary layer structure and processes; CAPS, PBL schemes, CAPS, Academy of Environmental Sciences, Jun 28; XinJiang, Jul 1-4, 2019
36 CO2_US_China: 1hr Version, onCirrus, PKU, Institute of Subtropical Agriculture, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Jun 20; ShenZhen, Jun 21, 2019
35 Simulation/prediction of Air Quality in tþe Southern Great Plains,Oklahoma Dept. Environ. Quality, Feb. 19, 2019; Feb. 22, BUL
34 CO2 Dynamical Downscaling in 2016 over CONUS using WRF-VPRM,LaRC ACT-America project meeting, Jul 11, 2018
33 The Role of the Edwards Plateau and Balcones Escarpment in Texas in Modulating August Precipitation , Chongqing Meteorological Administration, Photo , ShenZhen , Jan 2018
32 Impact of Mountainous Terrain on Precipitation , HuNan Meteorological Administration, LanZhou, QingDao, June 2017
30 Model Development to Investigate Boundary layer processes and Air Quality , GuangZhou, NUIST, ShangHai, QingDao, ShenYang, Beijing 2017, Shanghai, Jan 2018
29 Boundary layer processes and their impacts on Urban Heat Island & Air Quality, TianJin, NUIST annual meeting
28 Meteorological Conditions during an O3 Episode in DFW and Impact of their Model Uncertainties on Air Quality Prediction, ACT-America project meeting, Oct 12, 2016 photo
27 Formation of barrier winds east of the Loess Plateau and their impact on air quality in the North China Plain, OU-NJU Symposium, Aug 16, 2016 photo
26 Sea breeze, urban heat island, & air quality ensemble forecasting, Aug 12, 2016, Shenzhen Meteorological Bureau; Aug 17, NNU ; photo1 ; photo2 ; photo3
25 impact of Loess Plateau on air Quaility in the NCP, Aug 4, 2016, OUC; Aug 5, ChangSha; Aug 11, GuangZhou; Aug 23, Beijing ; photo
24 Sea breeze fronts, urban heat island, & air quality in Dallas, Feb 3, 2016, CAPS science meeting
23 Importance of PBL schemes in simulating boundary layer processes, e.g., urban heat island, sea breeze, July, 2015 CAMS
22 Impact of Sea Breeze on the Urban Heat Island & air quality in Dallas, July, 2015 ChangSha; LanZhouUniv; OceanUniv
21 Influence of Synoptic Sea Breeze Fronts on the Urban Heat Island Intensity in Dallas, Texas, OU-NJU Symposium, May 11-12, 2015
20 Simulated and observed urban effects using WRF, a surface network, and satellites, JPL, Sept. 4, 2014 abstract; Photo1; 2
19 Guest lecture: Criteria pollutants, METR 4653 AIR POLLUTION METEOROLOGY AND MODELING, Feb. 3, 2014
18 Importance of PBL schemes for wind resource and air quality assessments, Chinese academy of meteo sciences, 27 Nov, 2013
17 WRF/Chem forecasting, HuNan, 22 Nov, 2013 caps
16 Nocturnal UHI,LLJ, and O3 in Oklahoma, BeiJing Univ., 20 Nov, 2013 caps
15 Model capability to reproduce UHI, UEP, 19 Nov, 2013 caps
14 Phenomena in the nocturnal boundary layer in Oklahoma, LanZhou Univ., 14 Nov, 2013 caps; Photo1;Photo2
13 Nocturnal UHI and BL in Oklahoma, NanJing Univ., 12 Nov, 2013 caps, news
12 Evaluation of Planetary Boundary Layer Schemes within WRF for Wind Resource and Air Quality Assessments, BUL series seminar, 20 Sept., 2013 abstract
11 Impact of mesoscale processes on urban heat islands in the Great Plains, CAPS science meeting, Mar. 29, 2013
10 Impact of meteorological phenomena on air quality; XHu's Research Ideas; UHI and O3 in the upside-down boundary layer,colloquium, Mar. 6, 2013
9 UHI and O3 in the upside-down boundary layer, BUL seminar, OU, Feb. 8, 2013 abstract
8 Simulation of O3 in Oklahoma, Oklahoma Dept. Environ. Quality, Dec. 11, 2012
7 LLJs and the implications for boundary layer meteorology, HuNan Meteorological Administration, Oct. 31, 2012 caps Photo1 ; Photo2
6 Vertical mixing induced by LLJs, observations and simulations, Chinese Academy of Meteorological Sciences, Oct. 29, 2012 caps
5 Vertical mixing air quality, Peking Univ., Oct. 26, 2012 caps
4 Vertical mixing in the atmospheric boundary layer, part 2, LanZhou Univ., Oct. 24, 2012 caps
3 Vertical mixing in the atmospheric boundary layer, part 1, LanZhou Univ., Oct. 24, 2012 caps
2 Boundary layer ozone variability and vertical mixing, CAPS science meeting, Feb. 24, 2012
1 Uncertainties in planetary boundary layer schemes and current status of urban boundary layer simulations at OU, BUL seminar, Sept. 16, 2011abstract

Hu, X.-M., S. Gourdji, et al. (2021) Improving WRF-VPRM terrestrial respiration parameterization to reproduce nighttime CO2 peaks and daytime CO2 band ahead of cold fronts, the 101th AMS Annual Meeting, Jan. 12
Wang, Q, S. Crowell, X.-M. Hu, P. Klein (2021), Local Greenhouse Gases (GHGs) mixing evaluation with single-column WRF-VPRM, the 101th AMS Annual Meeting, Jan. 12
Zhang, X.Y., C. Cai, X.-M. Hu, L. Gao (2020), Impacts of Aerosol Vertical Distribution and Single Scattering Albedo on Planetary Boundary Layer Structure: WRF SCM simulations, AGU Fall Meeting, Dec. 9
Wang, Q, S. Crowell, X.-M. Hu, K. Davis (2020), Evaluation of Online and Offline Regional Modeled CO2 Transport with INFLUX Observations, the 100th AMS Annual Meeting, Jan. 13, Boston, poster
Hu, X.-M., M. Xue (2019) Evaluation and Optimization of Scale-Aware PBL Schemes for the Prediction of the Boundary Layer and Impacts on Simulated Tornadic Storms, VORTEX-SE workshop, September 12-13, Huntsville, AL
Li, XL, X.-M. Hu (2019) Impact of Planetary Boundary Layer Structure on the Formation and Evolution of Air Pollution Episodes in Shenyang, Northeast China, AMS 18th Conference on Mesoscale Processes, July 30, Savannah, GA
Hu et al. (2019), impact of Hrricanes on O3,poster Jul 10; PBL improvement, Jul 11, 9am; PBL improvement, 1hr version, Jun 28; CO2, Jul 12, 3pm; COAA, NanJing
Hu et al. (2019), CO2 Dynamical Downscaling in 2016 over the Contiguous United States Using WRF-VPRM, a Weather-Biosphere-Online-Coupled Model, the 99th AMS Annual Meeting, 7 Jan. 2019, Phoenix, AZ
Crowell, Wang, and X.-M. Hu (2019), Frontal Gradients in CO2 as Seen from OCO-2, the 99th AMS Annual Meeting, 7 Jan. 2019, Phoenix, AZ
Hu et al. (2018), CO2 Dynamical Downscaling in 2016 over the Contiguous United States Using WRF-VPRM, a Weather-Biosphere-Online-Coupled Model, AGU’s Fall Meeting 2018, 13 Dec., Washington, D.C. poster
Hu et al. (2018), Boundary Layer and Air Quality Research at CAPS, NWC Open House and Reception during AMS Boundary Layers and Turbulence Conference,June, 12 pdf
Hu et al. (2018), The Role of the Edwards Plateau and Balcones Escarpment in Texas in Modulating August Precipitation Distribution: The Importance of Soil Type Contrast AMS, Austin, Jan. 9 pdf
Hu et al. (2018), Evaluation of WRF-VPRM CO2 Dynamical Downscaling over the Contiguous United States using the ACT-America Data AMS, Austin, Jan. 11 pdf
Liu, C., J. Huang, E. Fedorovich, X.-M. Hu, Y. Wang, X. Lee (2018), Impact of Aerosol Shortwave Radiative Heating on Entrainment in the Atmospheric Boundary Layer AMS, Austin, Jan. 10
Hu et al. (2016), Impact of synoptic sea breeze fronts on the urban heat island intensity in Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas COAA, Beijing July 30
Hu et al. (2016), The dynamic effects of the Loess Plateau and their impact on air quality in the North China Plain COAA, Beijing July 29
Hu et al. (2016), Ensemble Air Quality Prediction at Convection-Resolving Resolutions for the Continental United States AMS, poster

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