Personal Information

Xiaochun Zhang, Postdoc Researcher, Carnegie Institution for Science, Stanford.


Research Interests

  1. Climatic and environmental change
  2. Atmospheric and marine environment
  3. Sustainable development
  4. Terrestrial and marine ecosystems


Publications (part list)

  1. Timescales and ratios of climate forcing due to thermal versus carbon dioxide emissions from fossil fuels, Geophysical Research Letters, 2015, 42, 10.1002/2015GL063514 (SCI)
  2. Key factors for assessing climate benefits of natural gas versus coal electricity generation. Environmental Research Letters, 2014, 9 (11), 114022 (SCI)
  3. Modeling particulate matter emissions during mineral loading process under weak wind simulation. Science of the Total Environment, 2013 (449): 168-173 (SCI)
  4. China's special marine protected area policy: Trade-off between economic development and marine conservation. Ocean & Coastal Management, 2013, 76: 1-11 (SCI)
  5. Modeling the effect of humidity on the threshold friction velocity of coal particles. Atmospheric Environment, 2012 (56): 154-160 (SCI)
  6. Energy consumption and carbon emissions in a coastal city in China. Procedia Environmental Sciences, 2011 (4): 1-9 (EI)
  7. Radiation partitioning and its relation to environmental factors above a meadow ecosystem on the Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau, Journal of Geophysical Research, 2010, 115, 10106 (SCI)
  8. Coal classification based on environmental protection and burning quality. Journal of China Coal Society, 2009, 34 (11): 1535-1539 (EI)