DGE Researcher Profile
Energy System Analysis (Environmental, climatic, political, social and economic aspects of energy);
Climate Change (Integrated climate assessment model; Global climate model simplifying; Climate policy analysis; Surface radiation fluxes);
Environmental and Ecological Research (Sustainable planning; Atmospheric environment modeling and simulation; Air pollution control engineering; Ecosystem analysis and modelling);
Decision and Risk Analysis (System dynamics modeling; Policy analysis; Risk analysis; Uncertainty analysis; Scenario Analysis. esp. on Climate, Energy, Environment and Sustainable Transportation);
Selected publications and links are listed below. For more details about Xiaochun Zhang, please see his curriculum vitae.
Zhang X., N. P. Myhrvold, K. Caldeira. Key factors for assessing climate benefits of natural gas versus coal electricity generation. Environmental Research Letters, 2014, 9(11), 114022, doi:10.1088/1748-9326/9/11/114022
Zhang, X. and K Caldeira. Timescales and ratios of climate forcing due to thermal versus carbon dioxide emissions from fossil fuels, Geophysical Research Letters, 2015, 42, doi:10.1002/2015GL063514 (Press)
Zhang, X., W Chen, C Ma, S Zhan. Modeling particulate matter emissions during mineral loading process under weak wind simulation. Science of the Total Environment, 2013(449): 168-173, doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2013.01.050.
Ma, C., X Zhang, W Chen, G Zhang. China’s Special Marine Protected Area Policy: Tradeoff between Economic Development and Marine Conservation. Ocean and Coastal Management, 2013, doi: 10.1016/j.ocecoaman.2013.02.007.
Zhang, X., C Ma, S Zhan, W Chen. Evaluation and simulation for ecological risk based on emergy analysis and pressure- state- response model in a coastal city, China. Procedia Environmental Sciences, 2012 (13): 221-231.
Ma, C., G Zhang, X Zhang, B Zhou, T Mao. Simulation modeling for wetland utilization and protection based on system dynamic model in a coastal city, China. Procedia Environmental Sciences, 2012 (13): 202-213
Zhang, X., S Gu, X Zhao, X Cui, L Zhao, S Xu, M Du, S Jiang, Y Gao ,C Ma and Y Tang. Radiation partitioning and its relation to environmental factors above a meadow ecosystem on the Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau. Journal of Geophysical Research, 2010, 115, d10106, doi:10.1029/2009JD012373.
Ma, C., W Meng, M Ju, H Li, X Zhang, C Hao. Dynamic assessment of China’s sustainable development possibility based on the eco-environmental footprint during the period of 1997-2006. Journal of Safety and Environment, 2008, 8 (6): 75-80.
Qiao, Y., S Gu, Y Tang, M Du, L Zhao, Y Li, X Zhang, S Jiang, Characteristics of diffuse radiation on the Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau. Acta Scientiarum Naturalium Universitatis Nankaiensis, 2008, 41(3): 69-78.
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