GFDL - Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory

Yi Ming

Head, Atmospheric Physics and Climate Group

Princeton University, 201 Forrestal Rd.
Princeton, NJ 08542

Phone: 609-452-5338
Fax: 609-987-5063

Biographical Sketch

Curriculum Vitae

A Brief Introduction to Aerosol Science

Recent Papers

Idealized Modeling of Water Vapor and Clouds

Sahel Rainfall Change

East Asian Monsoon Change

Tropical Tropopause Layer under Warming

Arctic Haze

Energy Flux Perturbation

Lower Stratospheric Circulation

Forced Changes in Tropical Circulation and Stability 

Surface Dimming over East Asia

Indian Monsoon

Radiative Forcing

Climate Sensitivity


A “Trilogy” on Aerosol-induced Circulation Changes

Climate Impacts of Absorbing Aerosols

Published Papers

Research Interests

  • Aerosol physics and chemistry
  • Aerosol-cloud-climate interactions
  • Anthropogenic and natural climate forcings
  • Global and regional climate change


  • AOS 527: Atmospheric Radiative Transfer
  • AOS 580: Aerosol, Cloud and Climate Change