Talent details

Name:Xiaolei Niu
Title & Affiliation:Ph.D, Associate Professor
Homepage in Chinese:http://sourcedb.itpcas.cas.cn/cn/expert/201209/t20120904_3638204.html
Address:Building 3, Courtyard 16, Lincui Road, Chaoyang District, Beijing 100101, China

Education and Appointments

Ph.D. Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Science, University of Maryland, College Park, USA, 2011
M. S. Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences, Peking University, Beijing, China, 2005
B. S. Department of Atmospheric Sciences, Sun Yat-sen University, Guangzhou, China, 2002
Associate Professor, Institute of Tibetan Plateau Research, Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), 2012-present

Research Interest

Remote Sensing and Atmospheric Radiation

Selected Publications

1. Niu, X.*, R. T. Pinker, 2015. An improved methodology for deriving high-resolution surface shortwave radiative fluxes from MODIS in the Arctic region. Journal of Geophysical Research - Atmospheres. 120, 2382-2393. 

2. Pinker, R. T.*, X. Niu, J. M, 2014. Solar heating of the Arctic Ocean in the context of ice-albedo feedback. Journal of Geophysical Research - Oceans. 119, 8395-8409. 

3. Niu, X., R. T. Pinker*, 2011. Radiative fluxes at Barrow, Alaska: a satellite view. Journal of Climate. 24, 5494-5505. 

4. Niu, X., R. T. Pinker*, 2011. Revisiting satellite radiative flux computations at the top of the atmosphere. International Journal of Remote Sensing. 1-17. 

5. Niu, X., R. T. Pinker*, M. F. Cronin, 2010. Radiative fluxes at high latitudes. Geophysical Research Letters. 37, 1-5.