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Dr. Zhongwei Huang

黄 忠 伟 博 士

Key Laboratory for Semi-Arid Climate Change of the Ministry of Education
College of Atmospheric Sciences
Lanzhou University

Phone: +86-931-8912979

Mailing Address :
College of Atmospheric Sciences,
Lanzhou University
Lanzhou, 730000, China

Link: Full Vita





  • Ph.D. in Atmospheric Physics
    09/2007 – 07/2012, College of Atmospheric Sciences, Lanzhou University, China.
  • Visiting research student
    09/2009 – 09/2010, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan.
  • Visiting research student
    10/2010 – 10/2011, National Institute for Environmental Studies, Tsukuba, Japan.
  • B.S. in Physics
    09/2003 -- 07/2007, Dept. of physical science and technology, Lanzhou University, China.

      Currently funded Projects

  • National Science Foundation of China under Grants 41205014(Principal Investigator)
  • The fundamental research funds for the Central Universities (No.lzujbky-2013-106) (Principal Investigator)


  • Atmospheric Sounding
  • Radar Meteorology
  • General Physics
  • Applied Meteorology

      Research Interests

  • Lidar measurements of atmospheric aerosols and cloud
  • Mixture of dust and bio-aerosols, and its effect on environments and climate
  • Long-range transport of Asian dust
  • Lidar technique



   English papers

  1. Sugimoto, N., and Z. Huang, 2014: Lidar methods for observing mineral dust. J. Meteor. Res., 28(2), 173-184, doi: 10.1007/s13351-014-3068-9.
  2. Zhou T., J. Huang, Z. Huang, J. Liu, C. Wang, L. Lin, 2013: The depolarization-attenuated backscatter relationship for dust plumes, Optics Express, 13(21): 15195-15204, doi: 10.1364/OE.21.015195.
  3. Sugimoto N., Z. Huang, T. Nishizawa, I. Matsui, and B. Tatarov, 2012: Study of fluorescence of atmospheric aerosols using a lidar spectrometer, Proc. of SPIE, Vol. 8526, 852607, doi: 10.1117/12.977177.
  4. Sugimoto N., Z. Huang, T. Nishizawa, I. Matsui, and B. Tatarov, 2012: Fluorescence from atmospheric aerosols observed with a multi-channel lidar spectrometer, Optics Express, 20(19), 20800-20807, dio: DOI:10.1364/OE.20.020800.
  5. Huang, Z., J. Huang, J. Bi, G. Wang, W. Wang, Q. Fu, Z. Li, S.-C. Tsay, and J. Shi, 2010: Dust aerosol vertical structure measurements using three MPL lidars during 2008 China-U.S. joint dust field experiment, J. Geophys. Res., 115, D00K15, doi:10.1029/2009JD013273.
  6. Huang Z., N. Sugimoto, J. Huang, T. Hayasaka, T. Nishizawa, J. Bi, and I. Matsui, 2010: Comparison of depolarization ratio measurements with Micro-pulse Lidar and a linear polarization lidar in Lanzhou, China, Proc. of 25th ILRC, 1, pp.528-531.
  7. Wang W., J. Huang, P. Minnis, Y. Hu, J. Li, Z. Huang, J. K. Ayers, T. Wang, (2010), Dusty cloud properties and radiative forcing over dust source and downwind regions derived from A-Train data during the Pacific Dust Experiment, J. Geophys. Res., 115, doi:10.1029/2010JD014109.
  8. Wang, G., J. Huang, W. Guo, J. Zuo, J. Wang, J. Bi, Z. Huang, and J. Shi (2010), Observation analysis of land-atmosphere interactions over the Loess Plateau of northwest China, J. Geophys. Res., doi:10.1029/2009JD013372.
  9. Bi J., J. Huang, F. Qiang, X. Wang, J. Shi, W. Zhang, Z. Huang, B. Zhang, (2010), Toward characterization of the aerosol optical properties over Loess Plateau of Northwestern China, Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy & Radiative Transfer, 112, D00K17,doi:10.1029/2009JD013372.
  10. Huang, J., Z. Huang, J. Bi, W. Zhang, and L. Zhang, 2008: Micro-pulse Lidar measurements of aerosol vertical structure over the Loess Plateau, Atmos. and Oceanic Sci. Lett., 1, 8-11.
  11. Huang, J., P. Minnis, B. Chen, Z. Huang, Z. Liu, Q. Zhao, Y. Yi, J. Ayers, 2008: Long-range Transport and Vertical Structure of Asian Dust from CALIPSO and Surface Measurements during PACDEX, J. Geophys. Res., 113, D23212, doi:10.1029/2008JD010620.
  12. Huang, J., W. Zhang, J. Zuo, J. Bi, J. Shi, X. Wang, Z. Chang, Z. Huang, et al. 2008: An overview of the Semi-Arid Climate and Environment Research Observatory over the Loess Plateau, Advances in Atmospheric Sciences, 25(6), 1-16. 

     Chinese papers

  1.  闭建荣,黄建平,刘玉芝,张武,史晋森,黄忠伟(2008): 黄土高原半干旱区地表辐射特征. 兰州大学学报(自然科学版),44(3), 33-38.
  2. 周天,黄忠伟,黄建平,李积明,闭建荣,张武(2013): 黄土高原地区云垂直结构的激光雷达遥感研究.干旱气象, 31(2), 246-253.



     International Symposium

  1. MAIRS Open Science Conference 2014(Oral), 7-10 April 2014, Beijing
  2. 2013 International Symposium on Atmospheric Light Scattering and Remote Sensing (ISALSaRS13) (Oral), 28 July - 1 August 2013, Nagoya
  3. 29th Japanese Laser Sensing Symposium (Oral), 8-9 Sept. 2011, Nanao, Japan.
  4. AOGS 2011 Asia Oceania Geosciences Society 8th Annual Meeting (Oral), 8-12 August 2011, AOGS2011, Taibei.
  5. 2011 International Symposium on Atmospheric Light Scattering and Remote Sensing (ISALSaRS11), 20 - 24 June 2011, Lanzhou.
  6. 25th International Laser Radar Conference (25th ILRC), 5 - 9 July 2010, St. Petersburg, Russia.
  7. 2009 International Symposium on Atmospheric Light Scattering and Remote Sensing (ISALSaRS09) (Oral), 13 - 17 July 2009, Xi’an.


  1. 第十一届全国气溶胶会议暨第十届海峡两岸气溶胶技术研讨会(口头),2013年5月16-19日,武汉,获得优秀论文奖
  2. 第二届中国激光雷达学术会议(口头),2012年10月15-19日,青岛,获得优秀论文奖
  3. 第十届全国光电技术学术交流会,2012年6月12-14日,北京
  4. 第一届中国激光雷达学术会议(口头),2010年11月21-25日,合肥,获得优秀论文奖
  5. 第十一届“地球环境和气候变化探测与过程研究”研究会(口头),2008年9月26日-10月2日,兰州