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Ye Liu

Planetry Boundry Lyr Meas Mod
Earth Scientist
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
PO Box 999
MSIN: K9-34
Richland, WA 99352

PNNL Publications


  • Liu Y., B.J. Gaudet, R. Krishnamurthy, S. Tai, L.K. Berg, N. Bodini, and A. Rybchuk, et al. 2024. "Identifying meteorological drivers for errors in modeled winds along the Northern California Coast." Monthly Weather Review 152, no. 2:455-469. PNNL-SA-181692. doi:10.1175/MWR-D-23-0030.1
  • Qin Y., Q. Tang, Y. Xue, Y. Liu, and Y. Lin. 2024. "Improved Subseasonal-to-Seasonal Precipitation Prediction of Climate Models with Nudging Approach for better Initialization of Tibetan Plateau-Rocky Mountain Circumglobal Wave Train and Land Surface Conditions." Climate Dynamics 62, no. 4:2645-2657. PNNL-SA-184794. doi:10.1007/s00382-023-07082-1
  • Sheridan L.M., R. Krishnamurthy, W.I. Gustafson, Y. Liu, B.J. Gaudet, N. Bodini, and R.K. Newsom, et al. 2024. "Offshore Low-Level Jet Observations and Model Representation Using Lidar Buoy Data off the California Coast." Wind Energy Science 9, no. 3:741-758. PNNL-SA-192096. doi:10.5194/wes-2023-152
  • Yang Z., J. Zhang, and Y. Liu. 2024. "The substantial role of May soil temperature over Central Asia for summer surface air temperature variation and prediction over Northeastern China." Climate Dynamics 62, no. 4:2719-2733. PNNL-SA-170588. doi:10.1007/s00382-022-06360-8


  • Liu Y., S. Feng, Y. Qian, H. Huang, and L.K. Berg. 2023. "How do North American weather regimes drive wind energy at the sub-seasonal to seasonal timescales?." npj Climate and Atmospheric Science 6. PNNL-SA-178053. doi:10.1038/s41612-023-00403-5
  • Yu L., Y. Liu, X. Li, F. Yan, V. Lyne, and T. Liu. 2023. "Vegetation-induced asymmetric diurnal land surface temperatures changes across global climate zones." Science of the Total Environment 896. PNNL-SA-188769. doi:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2023.165255


  • Huang H., Y. Qian, Y. Liu, C. He, J. Zheng, Z. Zhang, and A. Gkikas. 2022. "Where does the dust deposited over the Sierra Nevada snow come from?." Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics 22, no. 23:15469-15488. PNNL-SA-174540. doi:10.5194/acp-22-15469-2022
  • Kang Z., B. Qiu, Z. Xiang, Y. Liu, Z. Lin, and W. Guo. 2022. "Improving Simulations of Vegetation Dynamics over the Tibetan Plateau: Role of Atmospheric Forcing Data and Spatial Resolution." Advances in Atmospheric Sciences 39. PNNL-SA-174212. doi:10.1007/s00376-022-1426-6
  • Liu Y., Y. Qian, and L.K. Berg. 2022. "Local-thermal-gradient and large-scale circulation impacts on turbine-height wind speed forecasting over the Columbia River Basin." Wind Energy Science 7, no. 1:37-51. PNNL-SA-163862. doi:10.5194/wes-7-37-2022
  • Liu Y., Y. Qian, S. Feng, L.K. Berg, T. Juliano, P. Jimenez, and Y. Liu. 2022. "Calibration of cloud and aerosol related parameters for solar irradiance forecasts in WRF-Solar." Solar Energy 241. PNNL-SA-169690. doi:10.1016/j.solener.2022.05.064
  • Xue Y., I. Diallo, A. Boone, T. Yao, Y. Zhang, X. Zeng, and D. Neelin, et al. 2022. "Spring Land Temperature in Tibetan Plateau and Global-Scale Summer Precipitation: Initialization and Improved Prediction." Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society 103, no. 12:E2756-E2767. PNNL-SA-173475. doi:10.1175/BAMS-D-21-0270.1
  • Yu L., Y. Liu, J. Yang, T. Liu, K. Bu, G. Li, and Y. Jiao, et al. 2022. "Asymmetric daytime and nighttime surface temperature feedback induced by crop greening across Northeast China." Agricultural and Forest Meteorology 325. PNNL-SA-176920. doi:10.1016/j.agrformet.2022.109136
  • Yu L., Y. Liu, K. Bu, W. Wang, and S. Zhang. 2022. "Soil temperature mitigation due to vegetation biophysical feedbacks." Global and Planetary Change 218. PNNL-SA-163727. doi:10.1016/j.gloplacha.2022.103971
  • Yu L., Y. Liu, T. Liu, E. Yu, K. Bu, Q. Jia, and L. Shen, et al. 2022. "Coupling localized Noah-MP-Crop model with the WRF model improved dynamic crop growth simulation across Northeast China." Computers and Electronics in Agriculture 201. PNNL-SA-177052. doi:10.1016/j.compag.2022.107323

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