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Shaowu Bao

Assistant Professor, Coastal and Marine Systems Science

Jonathan Doe
Contact Shaowu Bao
843-349-6633 sbao@coastal.edu

BCMW 111

Office Hours: By appointment
Research Interests:

Atmosphere-ocean-wave interaction processes
Numerical weather prediction
Tropical meteorology and hurricane forecast
Climate change impacts on coastal regions

Courses Taught:

CMSS 534/Physics 434 Atmospheric Physics
CMSS 611 Marine Environment Modeling and Data Analysis

Recent Publications:

2014

L. Bernardet, V. Tallapragada, S. Bao, S. Trahan, Y. Kwon, Q. Liu, M. Tong, M. Biswas, T. Brown, D. Stark, L. Carson, R. Yablonsky, E. Uhlhorn, S. Gopalakrishnan, X. Zhang, T. Marchok, B. Kuo and R. Gall 2014: Community Support and Transition of Research to Operations for the Hurricane Weather Research and Forecast (HWRF) Model, Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society (accepted)

Yan, T., S. Bao, L. J. Pietrafesa and P. T. Gayes, 2014: Modal Inter-Comparisons between North Atlantic Accumulated Cyclone Energy and the Atlantic Multi-Decadal Oscillation, and the Pathology of the 2013 Hurricane Season. Special Issue: Weather Forecasting, Nature Science (in print)

2013

Pietrafesa, Leonard J., David A. Dickey, Paul T. Gayes, Tingzhuang Yan, James M. Epps, Maura Hagan, Shaowu Bao, and Machuan Peng. 2013 "On Atmospheric-Oceanic-Land Temperature Variability and Trends." International Journal of Geosciences 4 (2013): 417-443.

Yan, Tingzhuang, S. Bao, L. Pietrafesa and P. Gayes, 2013: Modal Inter-Comparisons between North Atlantic Accumulated Cyclone Energy and the Atlantic Multi-Decadal Oscillation, and the Pathology of the 2013 Hurricane Season. Journal Natural Science (accepted)

Bernardet, L., S. Bao, R. Yablonsky, D. Stark, and T. Brown (2013). HWRF Users’ Guide V3.5a, August 2013, Developmental Testbed Center, 139pp. NOAA Technical Memorandum OAR GSD-43.

Ligia Bernardet, V. Tallapragada, S. Bao, Y. Kwon, S. Trahan, M. Tong, Q. Liu, X. Zhang, S. Gopalakrishnan, R. Yablonsky, T. Marchok: Hurricane WRF: 2013 operational implementation and community support. Proceedings of 2013 WRF workshop, Boulder, CO

2012

Bao, S., Yablonsky, R., Stark, D., & Bernardet, L. (2012). Community HWRF USERS'GUIDE V3.4a. August 2012, Developmental Testbed Center, 124pp. NOAA Technical Memorandum OAR GSD-42.

2011

Bao, S, L. J. Pietrafesa, N. E. Huang, Z. Wu , D. A. Dickey, P. T. Gayes and T. Yan, 2011: An empirical study of tropical cyclone activity in the Atlantic and Pacific oceans: 1851–2005. Advances in Adaptive Data Analysis, Vol. 3, No.1: 1–17