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Lantao Sun

Description

Lantao Sun is currently a research scientist at Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences (CIRES), University of Colorado at Boulder and NOAA Earth System Research Laboratory (ESRL). For the details, please see his NOAA website.

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

Polvani, Lorenzo, Lantao Sun, Amy H. Butler, Jadwiga H. Richter and Clara Deser, 2016: Stratospheric sudden warmings overwhelm ENSO as drivers of wintertime climate variability over the North Atlantic and Eurasia J. Climate, Submitted.

Tomas, Robert. A., Clara Deser and Lantao Sun, 2016: The Role of Ocean Heat Transport in the Global Climate Response to Projected Arctic Sea Ice Loss, J. Climate., Revised.

David A. Burrows, Gang Chen and Lantao Sun, 2016: Barotropic and Baroclinic Eddy Feedbacks in the Midlatitude Jet Variability and Responses to Climate Change-Like Thermal Forcings. J. Atmos. Sci., In revision.

Sun, Lantao, Judith Perlwitz and Martin Hoerling, 2016: What caused the recent "Warm Arctic, Cold Continents" trend pattern in winter temperatures? Geophys. Res. Lett., Submitted.

Deser, Clara, Lantao Sun, Robert A. Tomas and James Screen, 2016: Does ocean-coupling matter for the northern extra-tropical response to projected Arctic sea ice loss? Geophys. Res. Lett., doi: 10.1002/2016GL067792. [Article]

Richter, J. H., Clara Deser and Lantao Sun, 2015: Effects of Stratospheric Variability on El Nino Teleconnections , Environ. Res. Lett., doi:10.1088/1748-9326/10/12/124021 [Manuscript]

Sun, Lantao, Clara Deser and Robert Tomas, 2015: Mechanisms of stratospheric and tropospheric circulation response to projected Arctic sea ice loss, J. Climate, 28, 7824–7845.doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/JCLI-D-15-0169.1. [Manuscript] [Supplementary material]

Screen, James, A., Clara Deser and Lantao Sun, 2015: Projected changes in regional climate extremes arising from Arctic sea ice loss. Environ. Res. Lett., 10, 084006 doi:10.1088/1748-9326/10/8/084006. [Manuscript]

Screen, James, A., Clara Deser and Lantao Sun, 2015: Reduced risk of North American cold extremes due to continued sea ice loss. Bull. Amer. Met. Soc., 96, 1489–1503. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/BAMS-D-14-00185.1. [Manuscript]

Deser, Clara, Robert Tomas and Lantao Sun, 2015: The role of ocean-atmosphere coupling in the zonal-mean atmospheric response to Arctic sea ice loss, J. Climate, 28, 2168-2186. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/JCLI-D-14-00325.1. [Manuscript]

Yang, Huang, Lantao Sun and Gang Chen, 2015: Separating transient responses to stratospheric ozone depletion-like springtime cooling in an idealized atmospheric model, J. Atmos. Sci., 72, 763-773.doi: 10.1175/JAS-D-13-0353.1. [Manuscript]

Sun, Lantao, Clara Deser, Lorenzo M. Polvani and Robert Tomas, 2014: Arctic spring ozone reduction associated with projected sea ice loss, Enviromental Research Letters, 9 084016, doi:10.1088/1748 9326/9/8/084016. [Manuscript] [Supplementary material]

Sun, Lantao, Gang Chen and Walter A. Robinson, 2014: The role of stratospheric polar vortex breakdown in Southern Hemisphere climate trends, J. Atmos. Sci., 71, 2335-2353. [Manuscript]

Lu, Jian, Lantao Sun, Yutian Wu and Gang Chen, 2014: The role of irreversible PV mixing in the zonal mean circulation response to global warming-like thermal forcing,J. Climate, 27, 2297-2316. [Manuscript]

Domeisen, Daniela I. V., Lantao Sun and Gang Chen, 2013: The role of synoptic eddies in the tropospheric response to stratospheric variability. Geophy. Res. Lett., 40, 4933-4937. [Preprint]

Sun, Lantao, Gang Chen and Jian Lu, 2013: Sensitivities and mechanisms of the zonal mean atmospheric circulation responses to tropical warming. J. Atmos. Sci., 70, 2487-2504. [Article]

Chen, Gang, Jian Lu,Lantao Sun, 2013: Delineating the Eddy-Zonal Flow Interaction in the Atmospheric Circulation Response to Climate Forcing: Uniform SST Warming in an Idealized Aquaplanet Model. J. Atmos. Sci., 70, 2214-2233. [Article]

Sun, Lantao, Walter A. Robinson and Gang Chen, 2012: The predictability of stratospheric warming events: more from the troposphere or the stratosphere? J. Atmos. Sci., Vol. 69, No. 2, p768-783. [Article]

Chen, Gang and Lantao Sun, 2011: Mechanisms of the tropical upwelling branch of the Brewer- Dobson Circulation: the role of extratropical waves. J. Atmos. Sci., Vol. 68, P. 2878-2892, doi:10.1175/JAS-D-11-044.1. [Article]

Sun, Lantao, Walter A. Robinson and Gang Chen, 2011: The role of planetary waves in the downward influence of stratospheric final warming events. J. Atmos. Sci., Vol. 68, P. 2826-2843, doi:10.1175/JAS-D-11-014.1. [Article]

Sun Lantao and Walter A. Robinson, 2009: Downward influence of stratospheric final warming events in an idealized model. Geophys. Res. Lett., 36, L03819, doi:10.1029/2008GL036 624. [Article]

Thesis

Sun, Lantao, 2010:Downward influence of stratospheric final warming events in an idealized model. Ph.D. thesis, Univeristy of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 133pp. [Thesis]

Copyright

The copyies of the journal arcticles are courtesy of the American Meteorological Society (AMS), American Geophysical Union (AGU), and Institute of Physics (IOP).

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