First Name:      Xuelong

Surname:         Chen

Address:        Institute of Tibetan Plateau Research,  Chinese Academy of Sciences,

                        No. 16 Lincui Road, Chaoyang District, Beijing 100101, P.R. China

Postnumber: 100101

Research Areas

Remote sensing of Global Evapotranspiration, land-air interaction, atmospheric boundary layer, land surface physical process


2009-12--2013-11   The Netherlands, Twente University, PhD
2006-09--2011-07   Institute of Tibetan Plateau Research, Chinese Academy ofSciences  PhD
1999-08--2003-07   Lanzhou University, Undergraduate


Work Experience

2017-12~2018-05, Institute of Tibetan Plateau, Professor
2013-11~2017-12,The Netherland, University of Twente, Researcher
2003-07~2006-07,Lanzhou University, Research Assistant


1st Author

  1. Chen, X. *, William, J. , Su Z., 2019, A Column Canopy‐Air Turbulent  Diffusion Method for Different Canopy Structures, Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, 2019.01.15, 124    
  2. Chen, X. *, Su Z., Ma Y., Elizabeth M., Optimization of a remote sensing energy balance method over different canopy applied at global scale, AFM. 279: 107633                
  3. Chen X. *, Su Z., Ma Y., Cleverly J., Liddell M., 2017: An accurate estimate of monthly mean land surface      temperatures from MODIS clear-sky retrievals. Journal of Hydrometeorlogy, 18(10): 2827-2847.  
  4. Chen X. *, Bojan S., Rotach M., Añel JA, Su Z., Ma, Y. Li M., 2016: Reasons for the Extremely  High-Ranging Planetary Boundary Layer over the Western Tibetan Plateau in Winter, Journal of Atmospheric Science, 73, 2021–2038.                            
  5. Chen X. *,Su, Z., Ma, Y., Liu, S., Yu, Q., and Xu, Z., 2014:Development of a 10 year (2001–2010) 0.1° dataset of land-surface energy      balance for mainland China, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 13097–13117,    
  6. Chen, X*, Añel JA, Su Z, de la Torre L, Kelder H, et  al., 2013: The Deep Atmospheric      Boundary Layer and Its Significance to the Stratosphere and Troposphere Exchange over the Tibetan Plateau. PLoSONE 8(2): e56909. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0056909    
  7. Chen X. *,  Su, Z., Ma, Y., Yang, K., and Wang, B., 2013: Estimation of surface energy fluxes under complex terrain of Mt.      Qomolangma over the Tibetan Plateau, Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 17, 1607-1618,doi:10.5194/hess-17-1607-2013.         
  8. Chen X. *, Su, Z., Ma, Y. M., et. al., 2012: An Improvement of Roughness Height Parameterization of the Surface Energy Balance      System (SEBS) over the Tibetan Plateau, Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology,52(3):      623-633.             
  9. Chen X. *, Su, Z., Ma, Y. M., Sun, F.L., 2012, Analysis of land-atmosphere interactions over the north region of Mt. Qomolangma (Mt. Everest), Arctic Antarctic and Alpine Research 44(4): 412-422.    
  10. Chen X. *, Y. Ma, H. Kelder, Z. Su, and K. Yang, 2011: On the behaviour of the tropopause folding events over the Tibetan Plateau, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 11, 5113–5122, doi:10.5194/acp-11-5113-2011.  
  11. Xu M., Kang S.* , Chen X.*, Wu H., Wang X, Su Z., 2018: Detection of hydrological variations and their      impacts on vegetation from multiple satellite observations in the  Three-River Source Region of the Tibetan Plateau, Science of The Total Environment, 639: 1220-1232.          (共同通讯作者)


  1. Wang, Q., Veldea R., Ferrazzolib  P, Chen X., Bai X., Su Z., 2019, Mapping soil moisture across the Tibetan Plateau plains using Aquarius      active and passive L-band microwave observations. International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and      Geoinformation, 77: 108-118.                                    
  2. Han, C., Ma, Y., Chen, X. and Su, Z. , 2017, Trends of land surface heat fluxes on the Tibetan Plateau from 2001 to 2012. Int. J. Climatol. doi:10.1002/joc.5119           
  3. J. Peng, A. Loew, Chen X., Y. Ma, and Z. Su, 2016: Comparison of satellite based evapotranspiration estimates over the Tibetan Plateau, Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 20,3167-3182,doi:10.5194/hess-20-3167-2016,2016.                      
  4. Wang B., Ma Y., Chen X., et al., 2015: Observation and simulation of lake-air heat and water transfer processes in a high-altitude shallow lake on the Tibetan Plateau, Journal of geophysical research : D: Atmospheres, DOI: 10.1002/2015JD023863                      
  5. Han, C., Ma Y., Chen X, Su Z., 2015: Estimates of land surface heat fluxes of the Mt. Everest region over the Tibetan Plateau utilizing ASTER data, Atmospheric Research,  doi:10.1016/j.atmosres.2015.09.012              
  6. Han C., Ma Y., Su Z., Chen X., et. al., 2014: Estimates of effective aerodynamic roughness length over mountainous areas of the Tibetan Plateau, Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society, 141, 689,1457-1465.                           
  7. Li M., Babel W., Chen X., Zhang L., Sun F., et al., 2014: A 3-yr data set of sensible and latent heat fluxes on the Tibetan Plateau derived by eddy-covariance measurements, Theoretical and Applied Climatology,      1-13.                             
  8. Su, Z., Fernández, D.,Timmermans, J., Chen, X.,, 2014: First results of the earth observation Water Cycle Multi-mission Observation Strategy (WACMOS), International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation,26:270-285. 
  9. Timmermans, W., Christiaan V. der T., Timmermans, J., Ucer M., Chen X. et al. , 2014: An overview of the Regional Experiments for Land-atmosphere Exchanges 2012 (REFLEX2012) Campaign, Acta Geophysica,      DOI: 10.2478/s11600-014-0254-1 
  10. Biermann T., Babe W., Ma, W, Chen, X, et al., 2013: Turbulent flux observations and modelling over a shallow lake and a wet grassland in the Nam Co basin, Tibetan Plateau, Theoretical and Applied Climatology, 1-16.                     
  11. Ma, Y., L. Zhong, B. Wang, W. Ma, Chen X., and M. Li, 2011: Determination of land surface heat fluxes over heterogeneous landscape of the Tibetan Plateau by using the MODIS and in-situ data, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 11, 10461–10469.     
  12. Ma Y., Wang Y., Wu R., Hu Z., Yang K., Li M., W. Ma, L. Zhong, F. Sun, Chen X., Z. Zhu, S. Wang, and H. Ishikawa, 2009: Recent advances on the study of atmosphere-land interaction observations on the Tibetan Plateau, Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 13,      1103-1111.                                      


University of Twente, Professor Bob Su

University of Innsbruick, Professor Matthias Rotach

Oxford University  Ass. Professor Juan A Anel



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