Global Land-Atmosphere-Ocean Interface Process Studies by Integrating the MERRA Reanalysis with Satellite and In situ Data (NASA project)
Improving the Understanding and Modeling of Land Processes in the Community Earth System Model (NSF project)
Development of Hybrid 3-D Hydrological Modeling for the Community Earth System Model (DOE project)
Yang, Z., Dominguez, F., Gupta, H., Zeng, X., and L. Norman, 2016. Urban effects on regional climate: A case study in the Phoenix and Tucson “sun corridor”. Earth Interactions, 20(20), 1-25. doi: 10.1175/El-D-15-0027.1.
Snow, J.T,. X. Zeng, P. Klein, S.E. Sarnat, J.M. Shepherd, and E.M. Stanley, 2012. NRC Report on Urban Meteorology: Forecasting, Monitoring, and Meeting Users' Needs. National Academies Press, Washington, D.C.
Dabberdt, W.F., R. Carbone, S.S. Chen, G. Borfes, E.Foufoula-Georgiou, R. Morss, J.T. Snow, and X. Zeng, 2010. NRC Report on When Weather Matters: Science and Service to Meet Critical Societal Needs. National Academies Press, Washington, D.C.
Sakaguchi, K., X. Zeng, and M. Brunke, 2012. The Hindcast Skill of the CMIP Ensembles for the Surface Air Temperature Trend. J. Geophys. Res., 117, D16113, doi:10.1029/2012JD017765.
Professor of Atmospheric Sciences since 2004
Founding Director of UA Climate Dynamics and Hydrometeorology Center (CDHC) since 2008
Agnese N. Haury Chair in Environment, University of Arizona, since 2014
Ph.D., Atmospheric Science, Colorado State University, 1992
M.S., Meteorology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, 1987
B.S., University of Nanjing, Atmospheric Physics, 1984