School of Earth and Environment

Zhiqiang Cui Dr Zhiqiang Cui

Research Fellow

Telephone number: +44(0) 113 34 35605
Email address: z.cui@leeds.ac.uk
Room: 10.128

Affiliation: Institute for Climate and Atmospheric Science

Memberships/Fellowships

Zhiqiang Cui is a member of NERC Peer Review College.

Research Interests

  • Aerosol-cloud interaction
  • Cloud microphysics
  • Cloud dynamics
  • Boundary layer meteorology
  • Human health

Publications

  • Liu D; Taylor JW; Crosier J; Marsden N; Bower KN; Lloyd G; Ryder CL; Brooke JK; Cotton R; Marenco F; Blyth A; Cui Z; Estelles V; Gallagher M; Coe H; Choularton TW (2018) Aircraft and ground measurements of dust aerosols over the west African coast in summer 2015 during ICE-D and AER-D, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 18, pp.3817-3838. doi: 10.5194/acp-18-3817-2018
  • Price HC; Baustian KJ; McQuaid JB; Blyth A; Bower KN; Choularton T; Cotton RJ; Cui Z; Field PR; Gallagher M; Hawker R; Merrington A; Miltenberger A; Neel RR; Parker ST; Rosenberg PD; Taylor JW; Trembath J; Vergara-Temprado J; Whale TF; Wilson TW; Young G; Murray BJ (2018) Atmospheric Ice-Nucleating Particles in the Dusty Tropical Atlantic, Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, 123, pp.2175-2193. doi: 10.1002/2017JD027560
  • Huang Y; Blyth AM; Brown PRA; Choularton TW; Cui Z (2017) Factors controlling secondary ice production in cumulus clouds, Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society, 143, pp.1021-1031. doi: 10.1002/qj.2987
  • Leon DC; French JR; Lasher-Trapp S; Blyth AM; Abel SJ; Ballard S; Barrett A; Bennett LJ; Bower K; Brooks B; Brown P; Charlton-Perez C; Choularton T; Clark P; Collier C; Crosier J; Cui Z; Dey S; Dufton D; Eagle C; Flynn MJ; Gallagher M; Halliwell C; Hanley K; Hawkness-Smith L; Huang Y; Kelly G; Kitchen M; Korolev A; Lean H; Liu Z; Marsham J; Moser D; Nicol J; Norton EG; Plummer D; Price J; Ricketts H; Roberts N; Rosenberg PD; Simonin D; Taylor JW; Warren R; Williams PI; Young G (2016) The Convective Precipitation Experiment (COPE): Investigating the origins of heavy precipitation in the southwestern United Kingdom, Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 97, pp.1003-1020. doi: 10.1175/BAMS-D-14-00157.1
  • Field PR; Lawson RP; Brown PRA; Lloyd G; Westbrook C; Moisseev D; Miltenberger A; Nenes A; Blyth A; Choularton T; Connolly P; Buehl J; Crosier J; Cui Z; Dearden C; DeMott P; Flossmann A; Heymsfield A; Huang Y; Kalesse H; Kanji ZA; Korolev A; Kirchgaessner A; Lasher-Trapp S; Leisner T; McFarquhar G; Phillips V; Stith J; Sullivan S (2016) Chapter 7. Secondary Ice Production - current state of the science and recommendations for the future, Meteorological Monographs. Ice Formation and Evolution in Clouds and Precipitation: Measurement and Modeling Challenges, . doi: 10.1175/AMSMONOGRAPHS-D-16-0014.1
  • Johnson JS; Cui Z; Lee LA; Gosling JP; Blyth AM; Carslaw KS (2015) Evaluating uncertainty in convective cloud microphysics using statistical emulation, Journal of Advances in Modeling Earth Systems, 7, pp.162-187. doi: 10.1002/2014MS000383
  • Crosier J; Choularton TW; Westbrook CD; Blyth AM; Bower KN; Connolly PJ; Dearden C; Gallagher MW; Cui Z; Nicol JC (2014) Microphysical properties of cold frontal rainbands, Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society, 140, pp.1257-1268. doi: 10.1002/qj.2206
  • Cui Z; Gadian A; Blyth A; Crosier J; Crawford I (2014) Observations of the variation in aerosol and cloud microphysics along the 20°s transect on 13 november 2008 during VOCALS-REx, Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, 71, pp.2927-2943. doi: 10.1175/JAS-D-13-0245.1
  • Crawford I; Bower KN; Choularton TW; Dearden C; Crosier J; Westbrook C; Capes G; Coe H; Connolly PJ; Dorsey JR; Gallagher MW; Williams P; Trembath J; Cui Z; Blyth A (2012) Ice formation and development in aged, wintertime cumulus over the UK: Observations and modelling, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 12, pp.4963-4985. doi: 10.5194/acp-12-4963-2012
  • Cui Z; Blyth AM; Bower KN; Crosier J; Choularton T (2012) Aircraft measurements of wave clouds, ATMOSPHERIC CHEMISTRY AND PHYSICS, 12, pp.9881-9892. doi: 10.5194/acp-12-9881-2012
  • Cui Z; Davies S; Carslaw K; Blyth A (2011) The response of precipitation to aerosol through riming and melting in deep convective clouds, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, .
  • Crosier J; Bower KN; Choularton TW; Westbrook CD; Connolly PJ; Cui ZQ; Crawford IP; Capes GL; Coe H; Dorsey JR; Williams PI; Illingworth AJ; Gallagher MW; Blyth AM (2011) Observations of ice multiplication in a weakly convective cell embedded in supercooled mid-level stratus, ATMOS CHEM PHYS, 11, pp.257-273. doi: 10.5194/acp-11-257-2011
  • Crawford I; Bower KN; Choularton TW; Dearden C; Crosier J; Capes G; Coe H; Connolly P; Dorsey JR; Gallagher MW; Williams P; Crosier J; Dorsey JR; Blyth A; Westbrook C; Trembath J; Cui Z; Blyth A (2011) Ice formation and development in aged, wintertime cumulus over the UK : Observations and modelling, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics Discussions, 11, pp.30797-30851. doi: 10.5194/acpd-11-30797-2011
  • Cui Z; Carslaw KS; Blyth AM (2011) The Coupled Effect of Mid-Tropospheric Moisture and Aerosol Abundance on Deep Convective Cloud Dynamics and Microphysics, Atmosphere, 2, pp.222-241. doi: 10.3390/atmos2030222
  • Murry B; Wilson T; Dobbie S; Cui Z; Möhler O; Schnaite M; Wagner R; Benz S; Niemand M; Saathoff H; Ebert V; Kärcher B (2010) Heterogeneous nucleation of ice particles on glassy aerosols under cirrus conditions, Nature Geoscience, 3, pp.233-237.
  • Crosier J; Bower KN; Choularton TW; Connolly PJ; Crawford IP; Capes GL; Coe H; Dorsey JR; Williams PI; Gallagher MW; Crosier J; Dorsey JR; Williams PI; Blyth AM; Westbrook CD; Illingworth AJ; Cui ZQ; Blyth AM (2010) Observations of ice multiplication in a weakly convective cell embedded in supercooled mid-level stratus, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics Discussions, 10, pp.19381-19427. doi: 10.5194/acpd-10-19381-2010
  • Huang YH; Blyth AM; Brown PRA; Choularton TW; Connolly P; Gadian AM; Jones H; Latham J; Cui ZQ; Carslaw K (2008) The development of ice in a cumulus cloud over southwest England, NEW J PHYS, 10, . doi: 10.1088/1367-2630/10/10/105021
  • McGregor GR; Cox M; Cui Y; Cui Z; Davey MK; Graham RF; Brookshaw A (2006) Winter-season climate prediction for the U.K. health sector, J APPL METEOROL CLIM, 45, pp.1782-1792.
  • Cui Z; Carslaw KS (2006) Enhanced vertical transport efficiency of aerosol in convective clouds due to increases in tropospheric aerosol abundance, Journal of Geophysical Research Atmospheres, 111, . doi: 10.1029/2005JD006781
  • Cui ZQ; Carslaw KS (2006) Enhanced vertical transport efficiency of aerosol in convective clouds due to increases in tropospheric aerosol abundance, J GEOPHYS RES-ATMOS, 111, . doi: 10.1029/2005JD006781
  • Cui Z; Carslaw KS; Yin Y; Davies S (2006) A numerical study of aerosol effects on the dynamics and microphysics of a deep convective cloud in a continental environmental, Journal of Geophysical Research Atmospheres, 111, . doi: 10.1029/2005JD005981
  • Cui ZQ; Carslaw KS; Yin Y; Davies S (2006) A numerical study of aerosol effects on the dynamics and microphysics of a deep convective cloud in a continental environment, J GEOPHYS RES-ATMOS, 111, . doi: 10.1029/2005JD005981
  • McGregor G; Cox M; Cui Y; Cui Z; Davey M; Graham R; Brookshaw A (2006) Winter-Season Climate Prediction for the U.K. Health Sector, Journal of Applied Meterology and Climatology, 45, pp.1782-1792.
  • Cui z.; Cai X.; C. Baker (2004) Large-eddy simulation of turbulent flow in a street canyon, The Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society, 130, pp.1373-1394. doi: 10.1256/qj.02.150
  • Cui Z; Tjernström M; Grisogono B (1998) Idealized simulations of atmospheric coastal flow along the central coast of California, Journal of Applied Meteorology, 37, pp.1332-1363.
  • Cui Z.; M. Tjernström; B. Grisogono (1998) Idealized Simulations of Atmospheric Coastal Flow along the Central Coast of California, Journal of Applied Meteorology, 37, pp.1332-1363.
  • Lowenstein J; Blyth A; Huang Y; Davies S; Carslaw K; Cui Z (Submitted) The production of warm rain in maritime cumulus clouds, Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society, .
  • Lowenstein J; Blyth A; Huang Y; Davies S; Carslaw K; Cui Z (Submitted) The production of warm rain in maritime cumulus clouds, QUARTERLY JOURNAL OF THE ROYAL METEOROLOGICAL SOCIETY, .