Xiuhua Zhu

Dr. Xiuhua Zhu

Participating Researcher


Universität Hamburg, Center for Earth System Research and Sustainability (CEN)
Meteorological Institute
Room 307
Grindelberg 5
20144 Hamburg

+49 40 42838 5072

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Thesis subjects

Low Frequency Variability of the Meridional Overturning Circulation

Research interests

Climate change, climate variability, climate dynamics

CliSAP Publications

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  • Xu, J., Koldunov, N., Remedio, A., Sein, D., Zhi, X., Jiang, X., Xu, M., Zhu, X., Fraedrich, K. F., & Jacob, D. (2018). On the role of horizontal resolution over the Tibetan Plateau in the REMO regional climate model. Climate Dynamics, 51, 4525-4542. doi:10.1007/s00382-018-4085-7.
  • Zhu, X., Bye, J., Fraedrich, K. F., & Bordi, I. (2016). Statistical structure of intrinsic climate variability under global warming. Journal of Climate, 29, 5935-5947. doi:10.1175/JCLI-D-15-0505.1.
  • Bordi, I., Zhu, X., & Fraedrich, K. F. (2016). Precipitable water vapor and its relationship with the Standardized Precipitation Index: ground-based GPS measurements and reanalysis data. Theoretical and Applied Climatology, 123, 263-275. doi:10.1007/s00704-014-1355-0.
  • Tao, H., Borth, H., Fraedrich, K. F., Schneidereit, A., & Zhu, X. (2015). Hydrological extremes in the Aksu-Tarim River Basin and midlatitude atmospheric circulation: climatology and regime shift. Climate Dynamics, 46, 2029-2037. doi:10.1007/s00382-015-2649-3.
  • Fraedrich, K. F., Sielmann, F., Cai, D., Zhang, L., & Zhu, X. (2015). Validation of an ideal rainfall-runoff chain in a GCM environment. Water Resources Management, 29, 313-324. doi:10.1007/s11269-014-0703-2.
  • Zhang Ling, L., Sielmann, F., Fraedrich, K. F., Zhu, X., & Zhi, X. (2015). Variability of winter extreme precipitation in Southeast China: contributions of SST anomalies. Climate Dynamics, 45, 2557-2570. doi:10.1007/s00382-015-2492-6.
  • Cai, D., Fraedrich, K. F., Sielmann, F., Zhang, L., Zhu, X., Guo, S., & Guan, Y. (2015). Vegetation dynamics on the Tibetan Plateau (1982 to 2006): An attribution by eco-hydrological diagnostics. Journal of Climate, 28, 4576-4584. doi:10.1175/JCLI-D-14-00692.1.
  • Zhang, L., Zhu, X., Fraedrich, K. F., Sielmann, F., & Zhi, X. (2014). Interdecadal variability of winter precipitation in Southeast China. Climate Dynamics, 43, 2239-2248. doi:10.1007/s00382-014-2048-1.
  • You, Q., Fraedrich, K. F., Sielmann, F., Min, J., Kang, S., Ji, S., Zhu, X., & Ren, G. (2014). Present and projected degree days in China from observation, reanalysis and simulations. Climate Dynamics, 43, 1449-1462. doi:10.1007/s00382-013-1960-0.
  • You, Q., Fraedrich, K. F., Min, J., Kang, S., Zhu, X., Pepin, N., & Zhang, L. (2014). Observed surface wind speed in the Tibetan Plateau since 1980 and its physical causes. International Journal of Climatology, 34, 1873-1882. doi:10.1002/joc.3807.