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Dr. Zhuo Wang's research interests are primarily in the fields of tropical meteorology and climate dynamics, including tropical cyclones, intraseasonal variability, tropical-extratropical interaction, subseasonal to seasonal prediction and predictability. The research objective is to better understand the fundamental dynamics and physics governing atmospheric motions and to improve the prediction skills.

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  • Ph.D. Meteorology, University of Hawaii, 2004
  • M.S. Meteorology, University of Hawaii, 2000
  • B.S. Atmospheric Sciences, Nanjing University, 1997

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Research Output 2004 2019

Assessing seasonal predictability sources and windows of high predictability in the climate forecast system, version 2

Miller, D. E. & Wang, Z., Feb 1 2019, In : Journal of Climate. 32, 4, p. 1307-1326 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

El Nino-Southern Oscillation
sea surface temperature

North Atlantic Rossby wave breaking during the hurricane season: Association with tropical and extratropical variability

Zhang, G. & Wang, Z., Jan 1 2019, In : Journal of Climate. 32, 13, p. 3777-3801 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

wave breaking
Rossby wave
tropical cyclone

Skillful Seasonal Prediction of Eurasian Winter Blocking and Extreme Temperature Frequency

Miller, D. E. & Wang, Z., Oct 28 2019, In : Geophysical Research Letters. 46, 20, p. 11530-11538 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

atmospheric blocking

Intraseasonal tropical cyclogenesis prediction in a global coupled model system

Jiang, X., Xiang, B., Zhao, M., Li, T., Lin, S. J., Wang, Z. & Chen, J. H., Aug 1 2018, In : Journal of Climate. 31, 15, p. 6209-6227 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Madden-Julian oscillation
tropical cyclone

North Atlantic extratropical rossby wave breaking during the warm season: Wave life cycle and role of diabatic heating

Zhang, G. & Wang, Z., Mar 1 2018, In : Monthly Weather Review. 146, 3, p. 695-712 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

wave breaking
Rossby wave
potential vorticity
life cycle