Hongnian Liu



 1997 - 2002Ph.D.  Nanjing University
 1990 - 1993M.Sc.  Nanjing University
 1986 - 1990B.Sc.  Nanjing University
Work Experience
 2007 - currentNanjing University
Department of atmospheric sciences
 2001 - 2007Nanjing University
Department of atmospheric sciences
Associate professor
 1993 - 2000 Nanjing University
Department of atmospheric sciences
Research Interests

   Air Pollution
   Urban Meteorology

Teaching Interests

   The Introduction to Atmospheric Sciences

Selected Publications
 1.Dahe Jiang ,Hongnian Liu, Weiguo Wang, 2001, Test a modified surface  wind interpolation scheme for complex terrain in a stable atmosphere,  Atmospheric Environment, 35, 4877-4885(SCI)
 2.Liu Hongnian, Jiang Weimei , A preliminary study on the heterogeneous chemical processes on the sruface of dust aerosol and its effect on climate, Chinese Journal of Geophysics, 2004, 47:3,471-478
 4.Dehai Jiang, Weimei Jiang, Hongnian Liu and Jianning Sun, Systematic Influence of Different Building Spacing Characteristics within and over Urban Building Arrays. Wind and Structures(SCIE), 2008, Vol.11, No.4: 1-15.
 5.LIU Hongnian, ZHANG Li1 , and WU Jian,A Modeling Study of the Climate Effects of Sulfate and Carbonaceous Aerosols over China,ADVANCES IN ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES, 2010,27(6):1276-1288(SCI)
 6.Huijun Huang, Hongnian Liu*, Weimei Jiang, Jian Huang and Weikang Mao,Characteristics of the boundary layer structure of sea fog on the coast of Southern China,Advances in Atmospheric Sciences ,2011, 28(6):1377-1389, DOI: 10.1007/s00376-011-0191-8
 7.ZHANG Li, LIU Hongnian*, and ZHANG Ning,Impacts of Internally and Externally Mixed Anthropogenic Sulfate and Carbonaceous Aerosols on East Asian Climate,Acta Meteor. Sinica,2011,25(5), 639–658
 8.Liu H N, Zhang L. The climate effects of anthropogenic aerosols of different  emission in China. Chinese J. Geophys.(in Chinese),2012,55(6):1867-1875, doi:10.6038/j.isin.0001-5733.2012.06.007.
 9.Zhekun Huang,Zhen Peng,Hongnian Liu,Meigen Zhang,Xiaoguang Ma,Shu-Chih Yang,Sang-Deok Lee,Seung-Yeon Kim,Development of CMAQ for East Asia CO2 data assimilation under an EnKF framework: a first result,Chinese Science Bulletin,2014,59(25):3200-3208,DOI 10.1007/s11434-014-0348-9
 10.Yang,J., H.Liu*, J.Sun, Y.Zhu, X.Wang, Z.Xiong, and W.Jiang, Further development of the regional boundary layer model to study the impacts of greenery on the urban thermal environment. Journal of applied meteorology and climatology. 2015,54(1):137-152,doi:10.1175/JAMC-D-14-0057.1
 11.HUIJUN HUANG,HONGNIAN LIU*, JIAN HUANG, WEIKANG MAO, AND XUEYAN BI. Atmospheric boundary layer structure and turbulence during sea fog on the southern China coast. Monthly Weather Review, 2015, 143(5):1907-1923,DOI: 10.1175/MWR-D-14-00207.1.
 12.LIU Hongnian, MA Wanli, QIAN Junlong, CAI Juzhen,YE Xianman,LI Jiahui,and WANG Xueyuan, Effect of urbanization on the urban meteorology and air pollution in Hangzhou. J. Meteor. Res., 2015,29(6), 950-965, doi: 10.1007/s13351-015-5013-y.
 13.Song, Y. Q., H. N. Liu*, X. Y. Wang, N. Zhang, and J. N. Sun, 2016: Numerical simulation of the impact of urban non-uniformity on precipitation. Adv. Atmos. Sci., 33(6), 783–793, doi: 10.1007/s00376-016-5042-1.
 14.Kai Sun, Hongnian Liu*, Aijun Ding, Xueyuan Wang,WRF-Chem Simulation of a Severe Haze Episode in the Yangtze River Delta, China.  Aerosol and Air Quality Research, 2016,16(5):1268-1283,doi:10.4209/aaqr.2015.04.0248
 15.Ma Xing-xing, Liu Hong-nian*, Wang Xue-yuan, Zhang Ren-jian. The radiative effects of anthropogenic aerosols over China and their sensitivity to source emission,Journal of tropical meteorology,2016,22(1):94-108
 16.Xingxing Ma, Hongnian Liu*, Jane J. Liu, Bingliang Zhuang,Sensitivity of climate effects of black carbon in China to its size distributions,Atmospheric Research,2017,185: 118–130
 17.Xingxia Kou, Zhekun Huang, Hongnian Liu, Meigen Zhang, Si Shen and Zhen Peng,Evaluating the Role of the EOF Analysis in 4D EnVar Methods,Atmosphere,2017, 8, 146; doi:10.3390/atmos8080146
 18.Sun, K., H. N. Liu, X. Y. Wang, Z. Peng , and Z. Xiong, 2017: The Aerosol Radiative Effect on a Severe Haze Episode in the Yangtze River Delta. J. Meteor. Res., 31(5):865–873, doi:10.1007/s13351-017-7007-4.
 19.JianboYang, Hongnian Liu*,Jianning Sun,Evaluation and application of an online coupled modeling system to assess the interaction between urban vegetation and air quality,  Aerosol and Air Quality Research, 2018,18:693-710,doi: 10.4209/aaqr.2017.06.0199
 20.Xingxing Ma, Hongnian Liu*, Xueyuan Wang, and Zhen Peng,Studies on the Climate Effects of Black Carbon Aerosols in China and Their Sensitivity to Particle Size and Optical Parameters, Advances in Meteorology, vol. 2018, Article ID 9341026, 16 pages, 2018,https://doi.org/10.1155/2018/9341026
 21.B. L. Zhuang, H. M. Chen, S. Li, T. J. Wang, J. Liu, L. J. Zhang, H. N. Liu, M. Xie, P. L. Chen, M. M. Li, M. Zhao, The direct effects of black carbon aerosols from different source sectors in East Asia in summer, Climate Dynamics, https://doi.org/10.1007/s00382-019-04863-5
 22.Wang, X., Miao, S., Liu, H., Sun, J.,Zhang, N., & Zou, J. (2019). Assessing the Impact of Urban Hydrological Processes on the Summertime Urban Climate in Nanjing Using the WRF Model. Journal of Geophysical Research:Atmospheres, 124,12683-12707. https://doi.org/10.1029/2019JD030674
 23.Shiguang MIAO, Weimei JIANG, Ping LIANG, Hongnian LIU, Xuemei WANG, Jianguo TAN, Ning ZHANG, Ju LI, Wupeng DU, and Lin PEI,Advances in urban meteorological research in China,J. Meteor. Res., 2020, 34(2): 218–242, doi: 10.1007/s13351-020-9858-3.
 24.Han Han, Yue Wu, Jane Liu,Tianliang Zhao, Bingliang Zhuang, Honglei Wang, Yichen Li, Huimin Chen, Ye Zhu, Hongnian Liu, Qin’geng Wang, Shu Li, Tijian Wang, Min Xie, and Mengmeng Li,Impacts of atmospheric transport and biomass burning on the interannual variation in black carbon aerosols over the Tibetan Plateau,Atmos. Chem. Phys., 20, 13591–13610, 2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-20-13591-2020
 25.Zhen Peng,Lili Lei,Zhiquan Liu,Hongnian Liu,Kekuan Chu,Xingxia Kou ,Impact of assimilating meteorological observations on source emissions estimate and chemical simulations,Geophysical research letters, 2020,https://doi.org/10.1029/2020GL089030
 26.Wang, X*., Liu, H.* (共同责任作者), Miao, S., Wu, Q., Zhang, N., & Qiao, F. (2020). Effectiveness of urban hydrological processes in mitigating urban heat island and human thermal stress during a heat wave event in Nanjing, China. Journal of Geophysical Research:Atmospheres, 125, e2020JD033275.https://doi.org/10.1029/2020JD033275
 27.Yu, B., Zhu, B., Miao, S., Kang, H., He, X., Liu, H., et al. (2021). Observational signal of the interaction between mountain–plain wind and urban breeze under weak synoptic systems. Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, 126, e2020JD032809. https://doi.org/10.1029/2020JD032809
 28.Z.S.Han,.E.González-Cruz,H.N.Liu,D.Melecio-Vázquez,H.Gamarro,Y.H.Wu,F.Moshary,R.Bornstein,Observed sea breeze life cycle in and around NYC: Impacts on UHI and ozone patterns, Urban Climate, Volume 42, March 2022, 101109, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.uclim.2022.101109
 29.Zhaobin Sun, Ling Han, Aijun Ding,Hongnian Liu,Xiujuan Zhao,The health impacts of aerosol-planetary boundary layer interactions on respiratory and circulatory mortality,Atmospheric Environment,276 (2022) 119050
 30.Z.S. Han , H.N. Liu*, B. Yu , X.Y. Wang ,The effects of coastal local circulations and their interactions on ozone pollution in the Hangzhou metropolitan area,Urban Climate,Volume 48, March 2023, 101417
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