Dr. Gao Meng (高蒙博士)

Assistant Professor
Ph.D. University of Iowa (U.S.A.)

Office: AAB 1222
Tel: (852) 3411 7190
Fax: (852) 3411 5990
Email: mmgao2@hkbu.edu.hk

EDUCATION

Ph.D., University of Iowa, USA
M.Sc., University of Iowa, USA
B.Sc., Nanjing University of Information Science and Technology, China

TEACHING

Geography of Health and the Environment
Selected Topics in the Geography of China (Physical & Environmental Geography)

RESEARCH INTEREST

Air quality and atmospheric chemistry modeling
Chemistry-climate interactions
Environmental health
Climate change mitigation

ON-GOING RESEARCH PROJECTS AS PRINCIPAL INVESTIGATOR

排放与气候因素对近十多年北京冬季PM2.5浓度变化的影响, 环境模拟与污染控制国家重点联合实验室(清华大学)开放课题,2019-2021

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

Gao, M., Sherman, P., Song, S., Yu, Y., Wu, Z. and McElroy, M. B.: Seasonal Prediction of Indian Wintertime Aerosol Pollution using the Ocean Memory Effect. Science Advances, in press, 2019.

Gao, M., Ding, Y., Song, S., Lu, X., Chen, X. and McElroy, M. B.: Secular Changes in Wind Energy Potential in India Associated with Warming Indian Ocean. Science Advances, 4(12), p.eaat5256, 2018.

Gao, M., Beig, G., Song, S., Zhang, H., Hu, J., Ying, Q., Liang, F., Liu, Y., Wang, H., Lu, X., Zhu, T., Carmichael, G. R., Nielsen, C. P. and McElroy, M. B.: The Impact of Power Generation Emissions on Ambient PM2.5 Pollution and Human Health in China and India. Environmental International, 121, 250-259, 2018.

Gao, M., Ji, D., Liang, F. and Liu, Y.: Attribution of Aerosol Direct Radiative Forcing in China and India to Emitting Sectors. Atmospheric Environment, 190, 35-42, 2018.

Song, S., Gao, M., Xu, W., Shao, J., Shi, G., Wang, S., Wang, Y., Sun, Y. and McElroy, M. B.: Fine Particle pH for Beijing Winter Haze as Inferred from Different Thermodynamic Equilibrium Models. Atmospheric Chemistry Physics, 18, 7423-7438, 2018 (equal contribution). (Top 1% Highly Cited Paper in Essential Science Indicators)

Gao, M., Han, Z., Liu, Z., Li, M., Xin, J., Tao, Z., Li, J., Kang, J.E., Huang, K., Dong, X. and Zhuang, B., Li, S., Ge, B., Wu, Q., Cheng, Y., Wang, Y., Lee, H.-J., Kim, C.-H., Fu, J. S., Wang, T., Chin, M., Woo, J.-H., Zhang, Q., Wang, Z. and Carmichael, G. R.: Air Quality and Climate Change, Topic 3 of the Model Inter-Comparison Study for Asia Phase III (MICS-Asia III) Part 1: Overview and Model Evaluation. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 18, 4859-4884, 2018.

Gao, M., Liu, Z., Wang, Y., Lu, X., Ji, D., Wang, L., Li, M., Wang, Z., Zhang, Q. and Carmichael, G. R.: Distinguishing the Roles of Meteorology, Emission Control Measures, Regional Transport, and Co-benefits of Reduced Aerosol Feedbacks in APEC Blue. Atmospheric Environment, 167, 476-486, 2017.

Gao, M., Saide, P. E., Xin, J., Wang, Y., Liu, Z., Wang, Y., Wang, Z., Pagowski, M., Guttikunda, S. K. and Carmichael, G. R.: Estimates of Health Impacts and Radiative Forcing in Winter Haze in Eastern China through Constraints of Surface PM2.5 Predictions. Environmental Science and Technology, 51(4), 2178-2185, 2017.

Gao, M., Carmichael, G. R., Wang, Y., Ji, D., Liu, Z. and Wang, Z.: Improving Simulations of Sulfate Aerosols during Winter Haze over Northern China: The Impacts of Heterogeneous Oxidation by NO2. Frontiers of Environmental Science and Engineering, 10(5), 16, 2016.

Gao, M., Carmichael, G. R., Saide, P. E., Lu, Z., Yu, M., Streets, D. G. and Wang, Z., Response of Winter Fine Particulate Matter Concentrations to Emission and Meteorology Changes in North China. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 16(18), 11837, 2016.

Gao, M., Carmichael, G. R., Wang, Y., Saide, P. E., Yu, M., Xin, J., Liu, Z. and Wang, Z.: Modeling Study of the 2010 Regional Haze Event in the North China Plain. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 16(3), 1673-1691, 2016.

Gao, M., Guttikunda, S. K., Carmichael, G. R., Wang, Y., Liu, Z., Stanier, C. O., Saide, P. E. and Yu, M.: Health Impacts and Economic Losses Assessment of the 2013 Severe Haze Event in Beijing Area. Science of the Total Environment, 511, 553-561, 2015. (Top 1% Highly Cited Paper in Essential Science Indicators)

Gao, M., Carmichael, G., Wang, Y., Saide, P., Liu, Z., Xin, J., Shan, Y. and Wang., Z.: “Chemical and Meteorological Feedbacks in the Formation of Intense Haze Events” in Air Pollution in Eastern Asia: An Integrated Perspective (ISSI Scientific Report Series), Springer, 1st ed. 2017 edition.