Dr. Xiaofeng Guo

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GUO, Xiaofeng

Research assistant professor

Institute of Atmospheric Physics,
Chinese Academy of Sciences.
Haidian District, Beijing 100083, China.

Tel: (86) 10-62012062
Fax: (86) 10-62041393

Education and Appointment

Postdoctoral research fellow. (2008 until 2011)
Institute of Tibetan Plateau Research, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, P. R. China
Graduate research assistant. (2005 until 2008)
Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences, Peking University, Beijing, P. R. China
Visiting research assistant. (2007 until 2008)
Department of Crop and Soil Sciences, The University of Georgia, Griffin GA, U.S.A.
Graduate research assistant. (2003 until 2005)
College of Environmental Sciences and Engineering, Peking University, Beijing, P. R. China

Research Interests

Turbulent exchange in the atmospheric surface layer
Glacio-meteorology and ablation modeling of valley glaciers
Boundary-layer parameterization schemes for atmospheric modeling


Nomination for National Excellent Doctoral Dissertation of P. R. China, 2010.


Journal papers
  1. Ding, B., K. Yang, W. Yang, X. He, Y. Chen, Lazhu, X. Guo, L. Wang, H. Wu, and T. Yao, 2017: Development of a Water and Enthalpy Budget-based Glacier mass balance Model (WEB-GM) and its preliminary validation, Water Resour. Res., 53, 3146–3178, doi:10.1002/2016WR018865.[learn more]
  2. Guo, X., H. Liu, and K. Yang, 2015: On the Application of the Priestley–Taylor Relation on Sub-daily Time Scales, Bound.-Layer Meteor., 156(3), 489-499, doi:10.1007/s10546-015-0031-y.[learn more]
  3. Guo, X., K. Yang, L. Zhao, W. Yang, S. Li, M. Zhu, T. Yao, and Y. Chen, 2011: Critical Evaluations of Scalar Roughness Length Parameterizations over a Melting Valley Glacier, Bound.-Layer Meteor., 139(2), 307-332, doi:10.1007/s10546-010-9586-9.[learn more]
  4. Guo, X., K. Yang, and Y. Chen, 2011: Weakening sensible heat source over the Tibetan Plateau revisited: effects of the land-atmosphere thermal coupling, Theor. Appl. Climatol., 104(1-2), 1-12, doi:10.1007/s00704-010-0328-1.[learn more]
  5. Qin, J., K. Yang, S. Liang, H. Zhang, Y. Ma, X. Guo, and Z. Chen, 2011: Evaluation of surface albedo in GEWEX-SRB and ISCCP-FD data against validated MODIS product over the Tibetan Plateau, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 116, D24116, doi:10.1029/2011JD015823.[learn more]
  6. Yang, K., X. Guo, J. He, J. Qin, and T. Koike, 2011: On the Climatology and Trend of the Atmospheric Heat Source over the Tibetan Plateau: An Experiments-Supported Revisit, J. Clim., 24(5), 1525-1541, doi:10.1175/2010JCLI3848.1.[learn more]
  7. Yang, K., X. Guo, and B. Wu, 2011: Recent trends in surface sensible heat flux on the Tibetan Plateau, Sci. China Ser. D., 54(1), 19-28, doi:10.1007/s11430-010-4036-6.[learn more]
  8. Yang, W., X. Guo, T. Yao, K. Yang, L. Zhao, S. Li, and M. Zhu, 2011: Summertime surface energy budget and ablation modeling in the ablation zone of a maritime Tibetan glacier, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 116, D14116, doi:10.1029/2010JD015183.[learn more]
  9. Chen, Y., K. Yang, D. Zhou, J. Qin, and X. Guo, 2010: Improving the Noah Land Surface Model in Arid Regions with an Appropriate Parameterization of the Thermal Roughness Length, J. Hydrometeorol., 54(6), 989-1006, doi:10.1175/2010JHM1185.1.[learn more]
  10. Qin, J., K. Yang, S. Liang, and X. Guo, 2009: The altitudinal dependence of recent rapid warming over the Tibetan Plateau, Clim. Change, 97(1-2), 321-327, doi:10.1007/s10584-009-9733-9.[learn more]
  11. Yang, K., J. Qin, X. Guo, D. Zhou, and Y. Ma, 2009: Method Development for Estimating Sensible Heat Flux over the Tibetan Plateau from CMA Data, J. Appl. Meteor. Climatol., 48(12), 2474-2486, doi:10.1175/2009JAMC2167.1.[learn more]

Supported Projects

"Observational Study of Turbulent Transport over Maritime Glaciers of the Tibetan Plateau" funded by National Natural Science Foundation of China. (2010 until 2012)