Yunji Zhang

Affiliate Researcher
Titles and Affiliations
Assistant Research Professor, Meteorology and Atmospheric Science

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Recent Publications

Correction to: Correlation Structures between Satellite All-Sky Infrared Brightness Temperatures and the Atmospheric State at Storm Scales (Advances in Atmospheric Sciences, (2022), 39, 5, (714-732), 10.1007/s00376-021-0352-3)

Zhang, Y., Clothiaux, E. E. & Stensrud, D. J., Sep 2022, In: Advances in Atmospheric Sciences. 39, 9, p. 1588 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debatepeer-review

Correlation Structures between Satellite All-Sky Infrared Brightness Temperatures and the Atmospheric State at Storm Scales

Zhang, Y., Clothiaux, E. E. & Stensrud, D. J., May 2022, In: Advances in Atmospheric Sciences. 39, 5, p. 714-732 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

Benefits of the Advanced Baseline Imager (ABI) for ensemble-based analysis and prediction of severe thunderstorms

Zhang, Y., Stensrud, D. J. & Clothiaux, E. E., Feb 2021, In: Monthly Weather Review. 149, 2, p. 313-332 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

Ensemble-Based Assimilation of Satellite All-Sky Microwave Radiances Improves Intensity and Rainfall Predictions for Hurricane Harvey (2017)

Zhang, Y., Sieron, S. B., Lu, Y., Chen, X., Nystrom, R. G., Minamide, M., Chan, M. Y., Hartman, C. M., Yao, Z., Ruppert, J. H., Okazaki, A., Greybush, S. J., Clothiaux, E. E. & Zhang, F., Dec 28 2021, In: Geophysical Research Letters. 48, 24, e2021GL096410.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetterpeer-review

Structure and Dynamics of Ensemble Correlations for Satellite All-Sky Observations in an FV3-Based Global-To-Regional Nested Convection-Permitting Ensemble Forecast of Hurricane Harvey

Zhang, Y., Chen, X. & Lu, Y., Jul 2021, In: Monthly Weather Review. 149, 7, p. 2409-2430 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

Convection Initiation Resulting From the Interaction Between a Quasi-Stationary Dryline and Intersecting Gust Fronts: A Case Study

Bai, L., Meng, Z., Huang, Y., Zhang, Y., Niu, S. & Su, T., Mar 16 2019, In: Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres. 124, 5, p. 2379-2396 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

Effective cloud detection and segmentation using a gradient-based algorithm for satellite imagery: Application to improve PERSIANN-CCS

Hayatbini, N., Hsu, K. L., Sorooshian, S., Zhang, Y. & Zhang, F., May 1 2019, In: Journal of Hydrometeorology. 20, 5, p. 901-913 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

Review of Chinese atmospheric science research over the past 70 years: Synoptic meteorology

Meng, Z., Zhang, F., Luo, D., Tan, Z., Fang, J., Sun, J., Shen, X., Zhang, Y., Wang, S., Han, W., Zhao, K., Zhu, L., Hu, Y., Xue, H., Ma, Y., Zhang, L., Nie, J., Zhou, R., Li, S., Liu, H., & 1 othersZhu, Y., Dec 1 2019, In: Science China Earth Sciences. 62, 12, p. 1946-1991 46 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview articlepeer-review

Simultaneous assimilation of radar and all-sky satellite infrared radiance observations for convection-allowing ensemble analysis and prediction of severe thunderstorms

Zhang, Y., Stensrud, D. J. & Zhang, F., 2019, In: Monthly Weather Review. 147, 12, p. 4389-4409 21 p.

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Dynamics of local extreme rainfall of super Typhoon Soudelor (2015) in East China

Pan, J., Teng, D., Zhang, F., Zhou, L., Luo, L., Weng, Y. & Zhang, Y., May 1 2018, In: Science China Earth Sciences. 61, 5, p. 572-594 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

Assimilating all-sky infrared radiances from GOES-16 ABI using an ensemble Kalman filter for convection-allowing severe thunderstorms prediction

Zhang, Y., Zhang, F. & Stensrud, D. J., 2018, In: Monthly Weather Review. 146, 10, p. 3363-3381 19 p.

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Intrinsic predictability of the 20 May 2013 tornadic thunderstorm event in Oklahoma at storm scales

Zhang, Y., Zhang, F., Stensrud, D. J. & Meng, Z., Apr 1 2016, In: Monthly Weather Review. 144, 4, p. 1273-1298 26 p.

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Prediction and predictability of high-impact Western Pacific landfalling Tropical Cyclone Vicente (2012) through convection-permitting ensemble assimilation of doppler radar velocity

Zhu, L., Wan, Q., Shen, X., Meng, Z., Zhang, F., Weng, Y., Sippel, J., Gao, Y., Zhang, Y. & Yue, J., 2016, In: Monthly Weather Review. 144, 1, p. 21-43 23 p.

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Practical predictability of the 20 May 2013 Tornadic thunderstorm event in Oklahoma: Sensitivity to synoptic timing and topographical influence

Zhang, Y., Zhang, F., Stensrud, D. J. & Meng, Z., 2015, In: Monthly Weather Review. 143, 8, p. 2973-2997 25 p.

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Corrigendum to Predictability of tropical cyclone intensity evaluated through 5-yr forecasts with a convection-permitting regional-scale model in the Atlantic basin. [Wea. Forecasting, 29 (2014) 1003-1023] DOI:10.1175/WAF-D-13-00085.1

Zhang, Y., Meng, Z., Zhang, F. & Weng, Y., 2014, In: Weather and Forecasting. 29, 6, p. 1498 1 p.

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