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Title: An overview of mineral dust modeling over East Asia

Abstract

Dust aerosol, one of the most abundant aerosol species in the atmosphere, has significant impacts on the energy balance and climatic feedback of the Earth system through its influence on solar and terrestrial radiation as well as clouds. East Asia is the one of prominent regions of dust generation. The East Asia dust life cycle and associated radiative and climatic effects are the outstanding science issues in understanding climate change at regional and even global scale. In the past decades, numerous dust models have been developed and applied to comprehend a series of dust-related processes studies, including emission, transport, and deposition, and to understand the effects of dust aerosol on the radiation and climate over East Asian. In this paper, we review the recent achievements and progresses in East Asian dust modeling research and discuss the potential challenges in future studies.

Authors:
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Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Pacific Northwest National Lab. (PNNL), Richland, WA (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1398167
Report Number(s):
PNNL-SA-101225
Journal ID: ISSN 2095-6037; KP1703010
DOE Contract Number:  
AC05-76RL01830
Resource Type:
Journal Article
Journal Name:
Journal of Meteorological Research
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Volume: 31; Journal Issue: 4; Journal ID: ISSN 2095-6037
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
East Asian; dust modeling; emission; transportation; radiative forcing; climatic impact

Citation Formats

Chen, Siyu, Huang, Jianping, Qian, Yun, Zhao, Chun, Kang, Litai, Yang, Ben, Wang, Yong, Liu, Yuzhi, Yuan, Tiangang, Wang, Tianhe, Ma, Xiaojun, and Zhang, Guolong. An overview of mineral dust modeling over East Asia. United States: N. p., 2017. Web. doi:10.1007/s13351-017-6142-2.
Chen, Siyu, Huang, Jianping, Qian, Yun, Zhao, Chun, Kang, Litai, Yang, Ben, Wang, Yong, Liu, Yuzhi, Yuan, Tiangang, Wang, Tianhe, Ma, Xiaojun, & Zhang, Guolong. An overview of mineral dust modeling over East Asia. United States. doi:10.1007/s13351-017-6142-2.
Chen, Siyu, Huang, Jianping, Qian, Yun, Zhao, Chun, Kang, Litai, Yang, Ben, Wang, Yong, Liu, Yuzhi, Yuan, Tiangang, Wang, Tianhe, Ma, Xiaojun, and Zhang, Guolong. Tue . "An overview of mineral dust modeling over East Asia". United States. doi:10.1007/s13351-017-6142-2.
@article{osti_1398167,
title = {An overview of mineral dust modeling over East Asia},
author = {Chen, Siyu and Huang, Jianping and Qian, Yun and Zhao, Chun and Kang, Litai and Yang, Ben and Wang, Yong and Liu, Yuzhi and Yuan, Tiangang and Wang, Tianhe and Ma, Xiaojun and Zhang, Guolong},
abstractNote = {Dust aerosol, one of the most abundant aerosol species in the atmosphere, has significant impacts on the energy balance and climatic feedback of the Earth system through its influence on solar and terrestrial radiation as well as clouds. East Asia is the one of prominent regions of dust generation. The East Asia dust life cycle and associated radiative and climatic effects are the outstanding science issues in understanding climate change at regional and even global scale. In the past decades, numerous dust models have been developed and applied to comprehend a series of dust-related processes studies, including emission, transport, and deposition, and to understand the effects of dust aerosol on the radiation and climate over East Asian. In this paper, we review the recent achievements and progresses in East Asian dust modeling research and discuss the potential challenges in future studies.},
doi = {10.1007/s13351-017-6142-2},
journal = {Journal of Meteorological Research},
issn = {2095-6037},
number = 4,
volume = 31,
place = {United States},
year = {2017},
month = {8}
}

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