Guiling Wang


Associate Professor
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
University of Connecticut

Fields of interest: 

Water Resources and Hydrological Prediction;

Climate Variability and Climate Change;

Climate Impact on Water Resources, Ecosystem, and Public Health


Recent publications:

*Mei R, Wang GL, 2012:
Summer land-atmosphere coupling strength in the United States: Comparison among observations, reanalysis data and numerical models.
Journal of Hydrometeorology, DOI: 10.1175/JHM-D-11-075.1

*Gu HH, Wang GL, Yu ZB, and Mei R, 2012:
Assessing Future Climate Changes and Extreme Indicators in East and South Asia using the RegCM4 regional climate model.
Climatic Change, DOI 10.1007/s10584-012-0411-y

Wang GL, Alo CC, 2012:
Changes in precipitation seasonality in West Africa predicted by RegCM3 and the impact of dynamic vegetation feedback.
International Journal of Geophysics, Special Issue on “Advances in Climate Processes, Feedbacks, Variability, and Change for the West Africa Climate System”, doi:10.1155/2012/597205

Wang GL, Sun SS, Mei R, 2011:
Vegetation dynamics contributes to the multi-decadal variability of precipitation in the Amazon region,
Geophys. Res. Lett., 38, L19703, doi:10.1029/2011GL049017. 

WangGL, Alo CA, Mei R, Sun SS, 2011:
Droughts, hydraulic redistribution, and their impact on plant composition in the Amazon forests. 
Plant Ecology, 212, 663-673, DOI: 10.1007/s11258-010-9860-4

WangGL, 2011:
Assessing the potential hydrological impacts of hydraulic redistribution in Amazonia using a numerical modeling approach.
WaterResourcesResearch, 47, W02528, doi:10.1029/2010WR009601.

*Alo CA, Wang GL, 2010:
Role of vegetation dynamics in regional climate predictions over western Africa.
Climate Dynamics, 35, 907-922, DOI: 10.1007/s00383-010-0744-z

Potential future changes of the terrestrial ecosystem based on climate projections by eight general circulation models, 
Journal of Geophysical Research–Biogeosciences,113,G01004,doi:10.1029/2007JG000528.

Quantifying the strength of soil moisture-precipitation coupling and its sensitivity to changes in surface water budget.
Journal of Hydrometeorology, 8,3,551-570

Agricultural drought in a future climate: results from fifteen global climate models participating in the Inter-governmental Panel for Climate Change’s 4th Assessment.
Climate Dynamics, 25,739-753,DOI:10.1007/s00382-005-0057-9