Jianping TANG



 2004Ph.D. in Meteorology – Nanjing University, China
 2001M.Sc. in Meteorology – Nanjing University, China
 1997B.Sc. in Meteorology – Nanjing University, China
Work Experience
 Jan. 2016-onwardSchool of Atmospheric Sciences, Nanjing University
Nanjing, China
 Jan. 2008-Dec. 2015School of Atmospheric Sciences, Nanjing University
Nanjing, China
Associate professor
 Jul. 2009-Aug. 2009National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)
Boulder, US
Visiting Scientist
 Jul. 2004-Dec. 2007School of Atmospheric Sciences, Nanjing University
Nanjing, China
Research Interests  

   Regional Climate Modelling
   Land – Atmosphere Interaction
   Diurnal Cycle of Precipitation and Convective Systems

Teaching Interests

   Statistical Weather Forecasting
   Statistical methods in meteorological big data analysis

Selected Publications


1. Mengnan Ma, Jianping Tang*, TinghaiOu, Peifeng Zhou, 2023, High-resolution climate projection over the Tibetan Plateau using WRF forced by bias-corrected CESM. Atmospheric Research, 286, 106670. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.atmosres.2023.106670

2. Yiyuan Cheng, Pinhong Hui, Dongqing Liu, Juan Fang, Shuyu Wang, Shuguang Wang, Jianping Tang*, 2023, MPAS‐A variable resolution simulations for summer monsoon over China: Comparison between global and regional configuration. Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, e2022JD037541.https://doi.org/10.1029/2022JD037541

3. GufengBian, Jianping Tang*, Shuguang Wang, Juan Fang, 2023, Regional climate simulation of tropical cyclone at gray-zone resolution over Western North Pacific: With/without cumulus parameterization. Climate Dynamics, 1-16. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00382-023-06740-8

4. Yan Yan, Jianping Tang*, Shuyu Wang, 2023, Uncertainty of multi-source vegetation products on regional climate simulation in China. Climate Dynamics, 1-18.https://doi.org/10.1007/s00382-023-06739-1

5. Yi Yang, Jianping Tang*, 2023, Substantial Differences in Compound Long‐Duration Dry and Hot Events Over China Between Transient and Stabilized Warmer Worlds at 1.5° C Global Warming. Earth's Future, 11 (3), e2022EF002994. https://doi.org/10.1029/2022EF002994

6. Yi Yang, Douglas Maraun*, Albert Ossó, Jianping Tang*, 2023, Increased spatial extent and likelihood of compound long-duration dry and hot events in China, 1961–2014. Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences, 23 (2), 693-709. https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-23-693-2023

7. Yi Yang, Jianping Tang*, 2023,Downscaling and uncertainty analysis of future concurrent long-duration dry and hot events in China.Climatic Change176(2), 11.https://doi.org/10.1007/s10584-023-03481-9

8. Boyan Hu, Pinhong Hui, Jinfeng Ding, Xuguang Sun, Jianping Tang*, 2023, Spatiotemporal characteristics of clear-air turbulence (CAT) potential in China during 1979–2020. Climate Dynamics, 1-15.https://doi.org/10.1007/s00382-023-06684-z

9. Jianping Tang*, Yun Lu, Shuguang Wang, Ziyue Guo, Yutong Lu, Juan Fang, 2023, Projection of hourly extreme precipitation using the WRF model over eastern China.Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres128(1), e2022JD036448. https://doi.org/10.1029/2022JD036448

10. Mengnan Ma, TinghaiOu, Dongqing Liu, Shuyu Wang, Juan Fang, Jianping Tang*, 2023, Summer regional climate simulations over Tibetan Plateau: from gray zone to convection permitting scale. Climate Dynamics60(1-2), 301-322.https://doi.org/10.1007/s00382-022-06314-0


1. Peifeng Zhou, Min Shao, Mengnan Ma, TinghaiOu, Jianping Tang*, 2022, WRF gray-zone dynamical downscaling over the Tibetan Plateau during 1999–2019: model performance and added value.Climate Dynamics, 1-20.https://doi.org/10.1007/s00382-022-06631-4

2. Jueying Chen, Yi Yang, Jianping Tang*, 2022, Bias correction of surface air temperature and precipitation in CORDEX East Asia simulation: What should we do when applying bias correction?.Atmospheric Research280, 106439. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.atmosres.2022.106439

3. Mengnan Ma, Jianping Tang*, TinghaiOu, Shuyu Wang, Ziyue Guo, 2022, Summer Regional Climate Simulations over Tibetan Plateau: gray-zone versus convection-permitting. Authorea Preprints. https://doi.org/10.1002/essoar.10507951.1

4. Tongxin Li, Gang Liu*, Juan Fang, Jianping Tang*, 2022, Dynamical downscaling of inland and offshore near‐surface wind speed over China in CORDEX East Asia Phase I and II experiments.International Journal of Climatology42(13), 6996-7012. https://doi.org/10.1002/joc.7625

5.Pinhong Hui, Fenfen Wei, Yuxin Xiao, Jie Yang, Jiaping Xu, Jianping Tang*, 2022, Future projection of extreme precipitation within CORDEX East Asia phase II: multi-model ensemble. Theoretical and Applied Climatology150(3-4), 1271-1293. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00704-022-04223-0

6. Jianping Tang*, Yuxin Xiao, Pinhong Hui, Yutong Lu, Ke Yu, 2022, Reanalysis‐driven multi‐RCM high‐resolution simulation of precipitation within CORDEX East Asia Phase II.  International Journal of Climatology42(12), 6332-6350. https://doi.org/10.1002/joc.7592

7. Boyan Hu, JianPing Tang*, Shuyu Wang, 2022, Future change of clear-air turbulence over East Asia: base on CORDEX-WRF downscaling technology. Chinese Journal of Geophysics65(7), 2432-2447. https://doi.org/10.6038/cjg2022P0346

8. Boyan Hu, Jinfeng Ding, Gang Liu, Jianping Tang*, 2022, Objective Verification of Clear-Air Turbulence (CAT) Diagnostic Performance in China Using In Situ Aircraft Observation. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology39(7), 903-914. https://doi.org/10.1175/JTECH-D-20-0181.1

9. Boyan Hu, Pinhong Hui, Jinfeng Ding, Xuguang Sun, Jianping Tang*, 2022, Spatiotemporal characteristics of clear-air turbulence (CAT) potential over East Asia during 1979-2020. https://doi.org/10.21203/rs.3.rs-1670234/v1

10. Ziyue Guo, Juan Fang, Min Shao, Jie Tang, Jianping Tang*, 2022, Improved summer daily and sub-daily precipitation over Eastern China in convection-permitting simulations. Atmospheric Research265, 105929. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.atmosres.2021.105929


1. Yan Yan, Jianping Tang*, Shuyu Wang*, XiaoruiNiu, Le Wang, 2021, Uncertainty of land surface model and land use data on WRF model simulations over China.Climate Dynamics57(7-8), 1833-1851. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00382-021-05778-w

2. XiaoruiNiu, Jianping Tang*, Deliang Chen*, Shuyu Wang, TinghaiOu, Congbin Fu, 2021, The performance of CORDEX-EA-II simulations in simulating seasonal temperature and elevation-dependent warming over the Tibetan Plateau.  Climate Dynamics57(3-4), 1135-1153. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00382-021-05760-6

3. Boyan Hu, Jianping Tang*, Jinfeng Ding*, Gang Liu, 2021, Regional downscaled future change of clear‐air turbulence over East Asia under RCP8. 5 scenario within the CORDEX‐EA‐II project. International Journal of Climatology41(10), 5022-5035. https://doi.org/10.1002/joc.7114

4. Yutong Lu, Juan Fang, Yinong Pan, Shuyu Wang, Peifeng Zhou, Yi Yang, Min Shao, Jianping Tang*, 2021, Evaluation of 12‐Years Chinese Regional Reanalysis (1998–2009): Comparison of Dynamical Downscaling Methods With/Without Local Data. Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres126(11), e2020JD034259. https://doi.org/10.1029/2020JD034259

5. Ke Yu, Pinhong Hui, Weidan Zhou, Jianping Tang*, 2021, Evaluation of extreme temperature in multi-RCM simulations over CORDEX-East Asia phase II domain. Atmospheric Research255, 105535. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.atmosres.2021.105535

6. Mengnan Ma, Pinhong Hui, Dongqing Liu, Peifeng Zhou, Jianping Tang*, 2021, Convection-permitting regional climate simulations over Tibetan Plateau: re-initialization versus spectral nudging. Climate Dynamics, 1-17. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00382-021-05988-2

7. XiaoruiNiu, Jianping Tang*, Deliang Chen*, Shuyu Wang, TinghaiOu, 2021, Elevation‐dependent warming over the Tibetan plateau from an ensemble of CORDEX‐EA regional climate simulations.Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres126(9), e2020JD033997. https://doi.org/10.1029/2020JD033997

8. Yutong Lu, Min Shao*, Juan Fang, Yinong Pan, Jianping Tang*, 2021, Evaluation of Precipitation in the Chinese Regional Reanalysis Using Satellite Estimates, Gauge-Based Observations and Global Reanalysis. Frontiers in Earth Science9, 647580. https://doi.org/10.3389/feart.2021.647580

9. Jun Ge, Bo Qiu, Runqi Wu, Yipeng Cao, Weidan Zhou, Weidong Guo*, Jianping Tang*, 2021, Does dynamic downscaling modify the projected impacts of stabilized 1.5° C and 2° C warming on hot extremes over China?.Geophysical Research Letters48(6), e2021GL092792. https://doi.org/10.1029/2021GL092792

10. Pinya Wang, Yang Yang*, Jianping Tang*, L Ruby Leung, Hong Liao, 2021, Intensified humid heat events under global warming. Geophysical Research Letters48(2), e2020GL091462. https://doi.org/10.1029/2020GL091462

11. Yuxin Xiao, Zheng Wu, Dexian Fang, Jun He, Jianping Tang*, 2021, Effects of urbanization on summer temperature change in the Sichuan basin from observation and simulation. Chinese Journal of Geophysics64(1), 100-113. https://doi.org/10.6038/cjg2021N0345


1. Ke Yu, Pinhong Hui, Weidan Zhou, Jianping Tang*, 2020, Evaluation of multi‐RCM high‐resolution hindcast over the CORDEX East Asia Phase II region: Mean, annual cycle and interannual variations.  International Journal of Climatology40(4), 2134-2152. https://doi.org/10.1002/joc.6323

2. Ziyue Guo, Juan Fang, Xuguang Sun*, Jie Tang, Yi Yang, Jianping Tang*, 2020, Decadal long convection-permitting regional climate simulations over eastern China: evaluation of diurnal cycle of precipitation.Climate Dynamics54, 1329-1349. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00382-019-05061-z

3. XiaoruiNiu, Jianping Tang*, Shuyu Wang, Congbin Fu, Deliang Chen, 2020, On the sensitivity of seasonal and diurnal precipitation to cumulus parameterization over CORDEX-EA-II.Climate Dynamics54, 373-393. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00382-019-05010-w


1. Yi Yang, Jianping Tang*, ZheXiong, Shuyu Wang, Jian Yuan, 2019, An intercomparison of multiple statistical downscaling methods for daily precipitation and temperature over China: present climate evaluations. Climate Dynamics53, 4629-4649. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00382-019-04809-x

2. Ziyue Guo, Juan Fang, Xuguang Sun*, Yi Yang, Jianping Tang*, 2019, Sensitivity of summer precipitation simulation to microphysics parameterization over eastern China: Convection‐permitting regional climate simulation. Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres124(16), 9183-9204. https://doi.org/10.1029/2019JD030295

3.Pinhong Hui, Yan Li*, Yan Chen, Lingling Zhang, Fenfen Wei, Shuyu Wang, Jianping Tang*, 2019, The impact of radiation parameterization schemes on the regional climate simulations over the CORDEX-EA domain.Atmospheric Research224, 81-98. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.atmosres.2019.03.020

4. Pinya Wang, Pinhong Hui, DaokaiXue, Jianping Tang*, 2019, Future projection of heat waves over China under global warming within the CORDEX-EA-II project. Climate dynamics53, 957-973. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00382-019-04621-7

5. Shaoying Chen, Yan Yan, Gang Liu*, Dexian Fang, Zheng Wu, Jun He, Jianping Tang*, 2019, Spatiotemporal characteristics of precipitation diurnal variations in Chongqing with complex terrain. Theoretical and Applied Climatology137, 1217-1231. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00704-018-2662-7

6. Linyun Yang, Shuyu Wang*, Jianping Tang*, XiaoruiNiu, Congbin Fu, 2019, Evaluation of the effects of a multiphysics ensemble on the simulation of an extremely hot summer in 2003 over the CORDEX‐EA‐II region. International Journal of Climatology39(8), 3413-3430. https://doi.org/10.1002/joc.6028

7. Yi Yang, Jianping Tang*, ZheXiong, Shuyu Wang, Jian Yuan, 2019, An intercomparison of multiple statistical downscaling methods for daily precipitation and temperature over China: future climate projections. Climate dynamics52, 6749-6771. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00382-018-4543-2

8. Wenqiang Shen, Jinjie Song, Gang Liu, Yuan Zhuang, Yuan Wang, Jianping Tang*, 2019, The effect of convection scheme on tropical cyclones simulations over the CORDEX East Asia domain.Climate Dynamics52, 4695-4713. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00382-018-4405-y

9. Yan Yan, Jianping Tang*, Gang Liu, Jian Wu, 2019, Effects of vegetation fraction variation on regional climate simulation over Eastern China. Global and Planetary Change175, 173-189. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.gloplacha.2019.02.004

10. Pinya Wang, Qi Zhang, Yi Yang, Jianping Tang*, 2019, The sensitivity to initial soil moisture for three severe cases of heat waves over eastern China. Frontiers in Environmental Science7, 18. https://doi.org/10.3389/fenvs.2019.00018

11. Pinya Wang, Jianping Tang*, Xuguang Sun*, Jianyong Liu, Fang Juan, 2019, Spatiotemporal characteristics of heat waves over China in regional climate simulations within the CORDEX-EA project. Climate Dynamics52, 799-818. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00382-018-4167-6

12. JingLu Wu, PinHong Hui, JianYong Liu, JianPing Tang*, 2019, The spatio-temporal features of precipitation extremes in the Yangtze-Huaihe River Basin: a comparison between observation and reanalysis. Transactions of Atmospheric Sciences42(2), 207-220.

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