Name: Shouting Gao
Work Address: Institute of Atmospheric Physics,Chinese Academy of Sciences,Beijing 100029, China
Office Telephone: 86-10-82995307
Office Fax: 86-10-82995308

Brief Experences

1990: Postdoc, The Univisity of Dundee, Dundee, UK
1988: Ph.D. in atmospheric sciences, Institute of Atmospheric Physics, Beijing, China
1981: M.A. in atmospheric sciences, Institute of Atmospheric Physics, Beijing, China
1968: B.Sc. in synoptic dynamics, Nanjing Institute of Meteorology, Nangjing, China

Professor (2006.7 - present ), Division of Laboratory of Cloud-Precipitation Physics and Severe Storms, Institute of Atmospheric Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China
Professor and Director (2004 ¨C 2006.6), Division of Laboratory of Cloud-Precipitation Physics and Severe Storms, Institute of Atmospheric Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China
Professor and Director (1999 - 2004 ), Division of Mesoscale Meteorological studies and reduction Disaster, Institute of Atmospheric Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijimg, China
Professor (1995 - 1999), State Key Laboratory of Atmospheric Boundary Layer Physics and Atmospheric Chemistry Institute of Atmospheric Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijimg, China
Research fellow (1994 - 1995), The University of Dundee, Dundee, UK
Visiting scientist (1992 - 1994), University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK, USA
Post doctorial position (1990 - 1992), The University of Dundee, Dundee, UK
Associate professor(1989 - 1990), Institute of Atmospheric Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China
Assistant professor (1988 - 1989), Institute of Atmospheric Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China
lecturer (1983 - 1985), Chengdu Institute of Meteorology, Chengdu, China

Member of the Expert Team on Severe Monsoon Weather, WMO
Advisor , Pakistan Journal of Meteorology
Visiting Professor , Center for Analysis and Prediction of Storms, University of Oklahoma, USA

As the first awarding fellow, I received the second award of the natural sciences in Chinese Academy of Sciences in 2000.

Research interests

Mesoscale Dynamics: focusing on studying the generalized potential vorticity theory, especially, moist potential vorticity and non-uniform staturated potential vorticity closely linking with torrential rain events and severe storms.
Numerical simulation: mainly targeting to study the relationship between the dymanic tracers and hydrometers in the clouds , and precipitation by using cloud- resolving model.
Wave-meanflow interaction: studying the generalized E-P flux , A-B hybrid equation method for inverstigating the feedback of the meanflow change to waves. And wave action conservation in the mesoscale fields.

Ongoing Projects

The State Key Program of National Natural Science of China (Grant No. 40433007).
The National Natural Science Foundation of China (Grant No. 40575025).
The National Key Basic Research and Development Project of China (Grant No. 2004CB418301)

Publications (SCI(E))

  1. Gao, S., and J. Cao (2007), Physical basis of generalized potential temperature and its application to cyclone tracks in nonuniformly saturated atmosphere, J. Geophys. Res., 112, D18101, doi:10.1029/2007JD008701

  2. Lingkun Ran and Shouting Gao£¬A Three-Dimensional Wave-Activity Relation for Pseudomomentum£¬Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, 64(6)(2007), 2126¨C2134

  3. Cao, J., and S. Gao (2007), Extended interpretations in Q vector analyses and applications in a torrential rain event, Geophys. Res. Lett., 34, L15804, doi:10.1029/2007GL030781

  4. Shuai Yang; Shouting Gao; and Donghai Wang, Diagnostic analyses of the ageostrophic vector in the non-uniformly saturated, frictionless, and moist adiabatic flow, J. Geophys. Res.,112(2007), D09114, doi:10.1029/2006JD008142

  5. Qin Xu, Ting Lei, and Shouting Gao£¬Modal and Nonmodal Symmetric Perturbations. Part II: Nonmodal Growths Measured by Total Perturbation Energy, Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, 64(6)(2007), 1764¨C1781

  6. Feng Shide, Zhong Linhao, Gao Shouting, and Dong Ping, Equilibrium distribution boundary condition in lattice Boltzmann model and numerical simulation of Darcy-Forcheimer drag for fluid flow across a square cylinder array, Acta Physica Sinica (in Chinese), 56(3)(2007)£¬1238-1244

  7. Yang S, Gao S T, and Wang D H, A study of Richardson number and instability in moist saturated flow. Chinese J. Geophys. (in Chinese), 50(2)(2007), 377-386

  8. Shouting Gao, Xiaofan Li, Wei-Kuo Tao, Chung-Lin Shie, and Steve Lang, Convective and moist vorticity vectors associated with tropical oceanic convection: A three-dimensional cloud-resolving model simulation, J. Geophys. Res., 112(2007), D01105, doi:10.1029/2006JD007179

  9. Shouting Gao£¬Yushu Zhou, and Xiaofan Li, Effects of diurnal variations on tropical equilibrium states: a two-dimensional cloud-resolving modeling study, Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, 64(2)(2007), 656¨C664

  10. Shouting Gao, Lingkun Ran, and Xiaofan Li£¬Impacts of ice microphysics on rainfall and thermodynamic processes in the tropical deep convective regime: a 2D cloud-resolving modeling study£¬Monthly Weather Review£¬134(10)(2006)£¬3015-3024£¬doi: 10.1175/MWR3220.1

  11. C. Sheng, S. Gao, and M. Xue; Short-range prediction of a heavy precipitation event by assimilating Chinese CINRAD-SA radar reflectivity data using complex cloud analysis, Meteorol. Atmos. Phys.£¬94(2006), 167-183£¬doi: 10.1007/s00703-005-0177-0

  12. Yang Shuai, and Gao Shouting, Modified Richardson Number in Non-Uniform Saturated Moist Flow, Chin. Phys. Lett , 23 (11)(2006), 3003-3006

  13. Luo Zhexian, Zhou Xiuji, Gao Shouting, Two possible mechanisms for vortex self-organization, Science in China Series D-Earth Sciences, 49(2) (2006), 202-211

  14. S. Gao, F. Ping, X. Cui, and X. Li , Short timescale air-sea coupling in the tropical deep convective regime, Meteorol. Atmos. Phys., 93(2006), 37-44, doi: 10.1007/s00703-005-0161-8

  15. Shouting Gao, Fan Ping, and Xiaofan Li, Tropical heat/water vapor quasi-equilibrium and cycle as simulated in a 2D cloud-resolving model, Atmospheric Research, 79(1)(2006), 15-29

  16. Shouting Gao, Fan Ping, and Xiaofan Li, Cloud microphysical processes associated with the diurnal variations of tropical convection: A 2D cloud resolving modeling study, Meteorol. Atmos. Phys., 91(1)(2006), 9-16, doi: 10.1007/s00703-005-0108-5

  17. Linhao Zhong£¬Shide Feng£¬Ping Dong£¬and Shouting Gao£¬Lattice boltzmann schemes for the nonlinear Schrodinger equation£¬Physical Review E£¬74(1)(2006)

  18. Zhong Linhao, Feng Shide, Luo Dehai, and Gao Shouting, Wind-driven, double-gyre, ocean circulation in a reduced-gravity, 2.5-layer, lattice boltzmann mode£¬Advances in Atmospheric Sciences£¬23(4) (2006), 561-578

  19. Gao, S., X. Cui, Y. Zhou, and X. Li, Surface rainfall processes as simulated in a cloud-resolving model, J. Geophys. Res., 110 (2005), D10202, doi:10.1029/2004JD005467

  20. Gao, S., X. Cui, Y. Zhou, X. Li, and W.-K. Tao, A modeling study of moist and dynamic vorticity vectors associated with two-dimensional tropical convection, J. Geophys. Res., 110(2005), D17104, doi:10.1029/2004JD005675

  21. CUI Xiao-Peng, GAO Shou-Ting, ZONG Zhi-Ping, LIU Wen-Ming, LI Xiao-Fan, Physical Mechanism of Formation of the Bimodal Structure in the Meiyu Front System, CHIN. PHYS. LETT. , 22 (12)(2005), 3218-3220

  22. ZHONG Linhao, FENG Shide, and GAO Shouting, Wind-Driven Ocean Circulation in Shallow Water Lattice Boltzmann Model, Advances in Atmospheric Sciences, 22(3)(2005), 349-358

  23. Gao Shouting, Ping Fan, An experiment study of lee vortex with large topography forcing, Chinese Science Bulletin, 50(3)(2005),248-255

  24. Qin XU, Wei GU, and GAO Shouting, Nonlinear Oscillations of Semigeostrophic Eady Waves in the Presence of Diffusivity, Advances in Atmospheric Sciences, 22(1)(2005), 49-57

  25. Ping Fan and Gao Shou-Ting, Laboratory Studies of Low Vortices in a Low Froude Number Flow Pasting over an Isolated Obstacle, CHIN. PHYS. LETT. , 22 (1)(2005), 150-153

  26. Yushu ZHOU, Shouting GAO and Samuel S.P. SHEN, A Diagnostic Study of Formation and Structures of the Meiyu Front System over East Asia, Journal of the Meteorological Society of Japan, 82(6)(2004), 1565-1576

  27. LI Yaodong, GAO Shouting and LIU Jianwen, Assessment of Several Moist Adiabatic Processes Associated with Convective Energy Calculation, Advances in Atmospheric Sciences, 21(6)(2004), 941-950

  28. GAO Shouting, ZHOU Yushu, CUI Xiaopeng and DAI Guoping, Impacts of Cloud-Induced Mass Forcing on the Development of Moist Potential Vorticity Anomaly During Torrential Rains, Advances in Atmospheric Sciences, 21(6)(2004), 923-927

  29. Gao, S., F. Ping, X. Li, and W.-K. Tao, A convective vorticity vector associated with tropical convection: A twodimensional cloud-resolving modeling study, J. Geophys. Res., 109(2004), D14106, doi:10.1029/2004JD004807.

  30. Gao S., X. Wang, and Y. Zhou, Generation of generalized moist potential vorticity in a frictionless and moist adiabatic flow, Geophys. Res. Lett., 31(2004), L12113,doi:10.1029/2003GL019152

  31. GAO Shou-Ting, ZHANG Heng-De, LU Wei-Song, Ageostrophic Generalized E-P Flux in Baroclinic Atmosphere, CHIN.PHYS.LETT., 21(3)(2004), 576-579

  32. RAN Ling-Kun, GAO Shou-Ting and LEI Ting, Effect of a new Eliassen-Palm Flux on barotropic Basic flow. CHIN.PHYS.LETT., 21(5)(2004), 980-982

  33. Liao Q H , Gao S T, Wang HJ , et al. Anomalies of the extratropical westerly Jet in the north hemisphere and their impacts on east Asian sum-mer monsoon climate anomalies. Chinese J . Geophys. (in Chinese), 47(1)(2004) :10-18

  34. GAO Shou-Ting and PING Fan, Laboratory studies of the stratified rotating flow passing over an isolated obstacle, CHIN.PHYS.LETT., 20(7)(2003),1094-1097

  35. GAO Shouting and RAN Lingkun, On the parameterization scheme of gravity wave drag effect on the mean zonal flow of mesosphere, Chinese Science Bulletin, 48(10)(2003), 1020-1023

  36. CUI Xiao-Peng, GAO Shou-Ting, Wu Guo-Xiong, Moist Potential Vorticity and Up-Sliding Slantwise Vorticity Development, CHIN.PHYS.LETT., 20(1)(2003), 167-169

  37. PING Fan, GAO Shouting and WANG Huijun, Development and improvement of mass flux convection parameterization scheme and its applications in the seasonal climate predication model, Chinese Science Bulletin, 48(10)(2003), 1006-1015

  38. CUI Xiaopeng, GAO Shouting and WU Guoxiong, Up-sliding slabtwise vorticity development and the complete vorticity equation with mass forcing, Advances in Atmospheric Sciences, 20(5)(2003), 825-836

  39. PING Fan, GAO Shouting and WANG Huijun, A Comparative Study of the Numerical Simulation of the 1998 Summer Flood in China by Two Kinds of Cumulus Convective Parameterized Methods, Advances in Atmospheric Sciences, 20(1)(2003), 149-157

  40. PING Fan, GAO Shouting and WANG Huijun, An Improvement of the Mass Flux Convection Parameterization Scheme and its Sensitivity Tests for Seasonal Prediction over China, Advances in Atmospheric Sciences, 20(6)(2003), 978-990

  41. Gao Shouting, Lei Ting and Zhou Yushu, Moist Potential Vorticity Anomaly with Heat and Mass Forcings in Torrential Rain Systems, CHIN.PHYS.LETT., 19(6)(2002), 878-880

  42. Naifang Bei, Sixiong Zhao and Shouting Gao, Numerical simulation of a heavy rainfall event in China during July 1998, Meteorol. Atmos. Phys., 80(2002), 153-164

  43. Zhou Yushu, Deng Guo, Gao Shouting and Xu Xiangde, The Wave Train Characteristics of Teleconnection Caused by the Thermal Anomaly of the Underlying Surface of the Tibetan Plateau. Part I: Data Analysis, Advances in Atmospheric Sciences, 19(4)(2002), 583-593

  44. Gao Shouting£¬The instability of the vortex sheet along the shear line, Advances in Atmospheric Sciences, 17(4)(2000), 525-537

  45. Gao Shouting and Lei Ting, Streamwise vorticity equation, Advances in Atmospheric Sciences, 17(3)(2000), 339-347

  46. Qin Xu, Shouting Gao and Brian H.Fiedler£¬A Theoretical Study of Cold Air Damming with Upstream Cold Air Inflow, J. Atmos. Sci., 53(2)(1996), 312-326

  47. Qin Xu and S.Gao, An Analytic Model of Cold Air Damming and Its Applications, J. Atmos. Sci., 52(3)(1995), 353-365

  48. Gao Shouting, S. Tao and Y. Ding, The Generalized E-P Flux of Wave-Meanflow Interactions, Science in China (Series B), 33(6)(1990), 704-715

  49. Gao shouting, Tao Shiyan and Ding Yihui, 1989: Generalized E-P Flux of Wave-Meanflow Interaction (in Chinese), Science in China (Series B), Vol.7, No.7, 774-784.

Gao Shouting, 2007: Te dynamic basis and prediction method of the mesoscale motion in the atmosphere.China Meteorological Press, 215pp, Beijing.

Wu Rongsheng, Gao Shouting, Tan Zhemin, 2004: Front process and mesoscale perturbation. China Meteorological Press, 215pp, Beijing.

Xu Xiangde and Gao Shouting, 1999: The outside forcing and wave-flow interaction dynamical theory, Ocean publishing company, 245 pp.

Sun Shuqing and Gao Shouting, 2005: Synoptics, China Meteorological Press, Beijing.
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