Yanjun Jiao

Physical Scientist - Regional Climate modelling

Current research and/or projects

Development and maintenance of CCCma Regional Climate model (CanRCM4)

Education and awards

B.Sc. Beijing University, China.

M.Sc. Chinese Academy of Sciences, China.

Ph.D. Chinese Academy of Sciences, China.

Key publications

Jiao, Y., and C. Jones. 2008. Comparison studies of cloud and convection related processes simulated by the Canadian Regional Climate Model over the Pacific Ocean. Mon. Wea. Rev. 136(11): 4168-4187.

Jiao, Y., and D. Caya. 2006. An Investigation of Summer Precipitation Simulated by the Canadian Regional Climate Model. Mon. Wea. Rev. 134(3): 919-932.

Xue, Y., S. Sun, J.-M. Lau, J. Ji, I. Poccard, H.-S. Kang, R. Zhang, G. Wu, J. Zhang, J. Schaake, and Y. Jiao. 2005. Multiscale variability of the river runoff system in China and its link to precipitation and sea surface temperature. J. Hydrometeorology. 6(4): 550-570.

Research facility

Ocean, Earth and Atmospheric Sciences Building, A203, 3800 Finnerty Rd
Victoria, BC V8W 3R4