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Ying Liu

Earth Systems Analysis & Modeling
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
PO Box 999
MSIN: K9-30
Richland, WA 99352

PNNL Publications


  • Yang Y, LM Russell, S Lou, MA Lamjiri, Y Liu, B Singh, and SJ Ghan. 2016. "Changes in sea salt emissions enhance ENSO variability." Journal of Climate 29(23):8575-8588.  doi:10.1175/JCLI-D-16-0237.1
  • Fast JD, LK Berg, K Zhang, RC Easter, Jr, RA Ferrare, J Hair, CA Hostetler, Y Liu, I Ortega, A Sedlacek, JE Shilling, MKB Shrivastava, SR Springston, JM Tomlinson, RM Volkamer, JM Wilson, RA Zaveri, and A Zelenyuk-Imre. 2016. "Model Representations of Aerosol Layers Transported from North America over the Atlantic Ocean during the Two-Column Aerosol Project." Journal of Geophysical Research. D. (Atmospheres) 121(16):9814-9848.  doi:10.1002/2016JD025248
  • Huang M, J Ray, Z Hou, H Ren, Y Liu, and LP Swiler. 2016. "On the Applicability of Surrogate-based Markov Chain Monte Carlo-Bayesian Inversion to the Community Land Model: Case Studies at Flux Tower Sites." Journal of Geophysical Research. D. (Atmospheres) 121(13):7548-7563.  doi:10.1002/2015JD024339
  • Lou S, LM Russell, Y Yang, L Xu, MA Lamjiri, M DeFlorio, AJ Miller, SJ Ghan, Y Liu, and B Singh. 2016. "Impacts of the East Asian Monsoon on springtime dust concentrations over China." Journal of Geophysical Research. D. (Atmospheres) 121(13):8137-8152.  doi:10.1002/2016JD024758
  • Shrivastava MKB, C Zhao, RC Easter, Jr, Y Qian, A Zelenyuk, JD Fast, Y Liu, Q Zhang, and AB Guenther. 2016. "Sensitivity Analysis of simulated SOA loadings using a Variance-Based Statistical Approach." Journal of Advances in Modeling Earth Systems 8(2):499-519.  doi:10.1002/2015MS000554
  • Xu L, P Cameron-Smith, LM Russell, SJ Ghan, Y Liu, S Elliott, Y Yang, S Lou, MA Lamjiri, and M Manizza. 2016. "DMS role in ENSO cycle in the tropics." Journal of Geophysical Research. D. (Atmospheres) 121(22):13537-13558.  doi:10.1002/2016JD025333
  • Yang Y, LM Russell, S Lou, Y Liu, B Singh, and SJ Ghan. 2016. "Rain-aerosol relationships influenced by wind speed." Geophysical Research Letters 43(5):2267-2274.  doi:10.1002/2016GL067770
  • Zhao C, M Huang, JD Fast, LK Berg, Y Qian, A Guenther , D Gu, MKB Shrivastava, Y Liu, S Walters, G Pfister, J Jin, JE Shilling, and C Warneke. 2016. "Sensitivity of biogenic volatile organic compounds to land surface parameterizations and vegetation distributions in California." Geoscientific Model Development 9(5):1959-1976.  doi:10.5194/gmd-9-1959-2016


  • Bao J, Z Hou, M Huang, and Y Liu. 2015. "On Approaches to Analyze the Sensitivity of Simulated Hydrologic Fluxes to Model Parameters in the Community Land Model." Water 7(12):6810-6826.  doi:10.3390/w7126662
  • Berg LK, MKB Shrivastava, RC Easter, Jr, JD Fast, EG Chapman, and Y Liu. 2015. "A New WRF-Chem Treatment for Studying Regional Scale Impacts of Cloud-Aerosol Interactions in Parameterized Cumuli." Geoscientific Model Development 8(2):409-429.  doi:10.5194/gmd-8-409-2015
  • Dirks JA, WJ Gorrissen, JE Hathaway, DC Skorski, MJ Scott, TC Pulsipher, M Huang, Y Liu, and JS Rice. 2015. "Impacts of Climate Change on Energy Consumption and Peak Demand in Buildings: A Detailed Regional Approach." Energy 79:20-32.  doi:10.1016/
  • Hejazi MI, N Voisin, L Liu, LM Bramer, DC Fortin, JE Hathaway, M Huang, GP Kyle, LYR Leung, H Li, Y Liu, PL Patel, TC Pulsipher, JS Rice, TK Tesfa, CR Vernon, and Y Zhou. 2015. "21st Century United States Emissions Mitigation Could Increase Water Stress more than the Climate Change it is Mitigating." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 112(34):10635-10640.  doi:10.1073/pnas.1421675112
  • Li H, LYR Leung, TK Tesfa, N Voisin, MI Hejazi, L Liu, Y Liu, JS Rice, H Wu, and X Yang. 2015. "Modeling stream temperature in the Anthropocene: An earth system modeling approach." Journal of Advances in Modeling Earth Systems 7(4):1661-1679.  doi:10.1002/2015MS000471
  • Scott MJ, DS Daly, JE Hathaway, CS Lansing, Y Liu, HC McJeon, RH Moss, PL Patel, MJ Peterson, JS Rice, and Y Zhou. 2015. "Calculating Impacts of Energy Standards on Energy Demand in U.S. Buildings with Uncertainty in an Integrated Assessment Model." Energy 90(Part 2):1682-1694.  doi:10.1016/
  • Yang Q, RC Easter, Jr, P Campuzano-Jost, JL Jimenez, JD Fast, SJ Ghan, H Wang, LK Berg, M Barth, Y Liu, MKB Shrivastava, B Singh, H Morrison, J Fan, CL Ziegler, M Bela, E Apel, GS Diskin, T Mikoviny, and A Wisthaler. 2015. "Aerosol transport and wet scavenging in deep convective clouds: a case study and model evaluation using a multiple passive tracer analysis approach." Journal of Geophysical Research. D. (Atmospheres) 120(16):8448-8468.  doi:10.1002/2015JD023647


  • Gao Y, LYR Leung, J Lu, Y Liu, M Huang, and Y Qian. 2014. "Robust Spring Drying in the Southwestern U.S. and Seasonal Migration of Wet/Dry Patterns in a Warmer Climate ." Geophysical Research Letters 41:1745-1751.  doi:10.1002/2014GL059562
  • Fast JD, JD Allan, R Bahreini, JS Craven, L Emmons, RA Ferrare, PL Hayes, A Hodzic Roux, J Holloway, CA Hostetler, JL Jimenez, H Jonsson, S Liu, Y Liu, A Metcalf, AM Middlebrook, J Nowak, MS Pekour, A Perring, L Russell, A Sedlacek, JH Seinfeld, A Setyan, JE Shilling, MKB Shrivastava, S Springston, C Song, R Subramanian, JW Taylor, V Vinoj, Q Yang, RA Zaveri, and Q Zhang. 2014. "Modeling regional aerosol and aerosol precursor variability over California and its sensitivity to emissions and long-range transport during the 2010 CalNex and CARES campaigns." Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics 14(18):10013-10060.  doi:10.5194/acp-14-10013-2014
  • Scott MJ, DS Daly, JE Hathaway, CS Lansing, Y Liu, HC McJeon, RH Moss, PL Patel, MJ Peterson, JS Rice, and Y Zhou. 2014. Calculating Impacts of Energy Standards on Energy Demand in U.S. Buildings under Uncertainty with an Integrated Assessment Model: Technical Background DataPNNL-23918, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA. 
  • Tesfa TK, H Li, LYR Leung, M Huang, Y Ke, Y Sun, and Y Liu. 2014. "A Subbasin-based framework to represent land surface processes in an Earth System Model." Geoscientific Model Development 7(3):947-963.  doi:10.5194/gmd-7-947-2014
  • Zhou Y, LE Clarke, J Eom, GP Kyle, PL Patel, SH Kim, JA Dirks, EA Jensen, Y Liu, JS Rice, LC Schmidt, and TE Seiple. 2014. "Modeling the effect of climate change on U.S. state-level buildings energy demands in an integrated assessment framework." Applied Energy 113:1077-1088.  doi:10.1016/j.apenergy.2013.08.034


  • Huang M, Z Hou, LYR Leung, Y Ke, Y Liu, Z Fang, and Y Sun. 2013. "Uncertainty Analysis of Runoff Simulations and Parameter Identifiability in the Community Land Model - Evidence from MOPEX Basins." Journal of Hydrometeorology 14:1754-1772.  doi:10.1175/JHM-D-12-0138.1
  • Shrivastava MKB, LK Berg, JD Fast, RC Easter, Jr, A Laskin, EG Chapman, WI Gustafson, Jr, Y Liu, and CM Berkowitz. 2013. "Modeling aerosols and their interactions with shallow cumuli during the 2007 CHAPS field study." Journal of Geophysical Research. D. (Atmospheres) 118(3):1343-1360. 
  • Voisin N, L Liu, MI Hejazi, TK Tesfa, H Li, M Huang, Y Liu, and LYR Leung. 2013. "One-way coupling of an integrated assessment model and a water resources model: evaluation and implications of future changes over the US Midwest ." Hydrology and Earth System Sciences 17(No. 11):4555-4575.  doi:10.5194/hess-17-4555-2013

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