Lei Zhao

Publications (BETA)

This is a PARTIAL listing of recent publications, and it will continue to grow as we populate our publications database.


  • Journal Article
    Zhao, L., X. Lee, R.B. Smith, and K. Oleson. “Strong contributions of local background climate to urban heat islands.” Nature 511.7508 (2014): 216+. DOI: 10.1038/nature13462
  • 2011

  • Journal Article
    Lee X, ML Goulden, DY Hollinger, A Barr, TA Black, G Bohrer, R Bracho, B Drake, A Goldstein, L Gu, G Katul, T Kolb, B Law, H Margolis, T Meyers, R Monson, W Munger, R Oren, K T Paw U, AD Richardson, HP Schmid, R Staebler, S Wofsy, L Zhao. “Observed increase in local cooling effect of deforestation at higher latitudes.” Nature 479 (2011): 384-387. DOI: 10.1038/nature10588