Peer-Reviewed Publications

5. Liu, T., M.E. Marlier, A. Karambelas, M. Jain, S. Singh, M.K. Singh, R. Gautam, and R.S. DeFries. (2019). Missing emissions from post-monsoon agricultural fires in northwestern India: regional limitations of MODIS burned area and active fire products. Environ. Res. Commun., 1, 011007.

DOI: 10.1088/2515-7620/ab056c (main, SI, EarthArXiv, code, corrigendum)

4. Liu, T., R.W. Schmitt, and L. Li. (2018). Global search for autumn-lead sea surface salinity predictors of winter precipitation in southwestern United States. Geophys. Res. Lett., 45(16), 8445-8454.

DOI: 10.1029/2018GL079293 (main + SI, PDF)

3. Cusworth, D.H., L.J. Mickley, M.P. Sulprizio, T. Liu, M.E. Marlier, R.S. DeFries, S.K. Guttikunda, and P. Gupta (2018). Quantifying the influence of agricultural fires in northwest India on urban air pollution in Delhi, India. Environ. Res. Lett., 13(4), 044018.

DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aab303 (main, SI)

2. Liu, T., M.E. Marlier, R.S. DeFries, D.M. Westervelt, K.R. Xia, A.M. Fiore, L.J. Mickley, D.H. Cusworth, and G. Milly (2018). Seasonal impact of regional outdoor biomass burning on air pollution in three Indian cities: Delhi, Bengaluru, and Pune. Atmos. Environ., 173, 83-92.

DOI: 10.1016/j.atmosenv.2017.10.024 (main + SI, SI animations, code)

1. Koplitz, S.N., L.J. Mickley, M.E. Marlier, J.J. Buonocore, P.S. Kim, T. Liu, M.P. Sulprizio, R.S. DeFries, D.J. Jacob, J. Schwartz, and S.S. Myers (2016). Public health impacts of the severe haze in Equatorial Asia in September-October 2015: Demonstration of a new framework for informing fire management strategies to reduce downwind smoke exposure. Environ. Res. Lett., 11(9), 094023.

DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/11/9/094023 (main, SI, 2016 ERL Research Highlights, Press Coverage: NY Times, The Guardian)

In Review, In Revision, In Preparation

6. Marlier, M.E., T. Liu, K. Yu, J.J. Buonocore, S.N. Koplitz, R.S. DeFries, L.J. Mickley, D.J. Jacob, J. Schwartz, B.S. Wardhana, and S.S. Myers. Fires, Smoke Exposure, and Public Health: An Integrative Framework to Maximize Health Benefits from Peatland Restoration (in review at GeoHealth)

7. Liu, T., L.J. Mickley, M.E. Marlier, R.S. DeFries, M.F. Khan, M.T. Latif, and A. Karambelas. Diagnosing spatial biases and uncertainties in global fire emissions inventories: Indonesia as regional case study (in revision at Remote Sens. Environ.)

DOI: 10.31223/osf.io/nh57j (EarthArXiv, code)

8. Liu, T., L.J. Mickley, R. Gautam, M.K. Singh, R.S. DeFries, and M.E. Marlier. Detection of delay in post-monsoon agricultural burning across Punjab, India: potential drivers and consequences for air quality (submitted)

DOI: 10.31223/osf.io/nh5w7 (EarthArXiv)

9. Karambelas, A., A.M. Fiore, P.L. Kinney, S. Guttikunda, R.S. DeFries, S. Chaliyakunnel, D.B. Millet, and T. Liu. Minimizing future PM2.5 and O3 air quality and health impacts with low transportation and residential combustion emissions scenarios (in prep.)

Selected Conference Presentations

9. Liu, T., L.J. Mickley, M.E. Marlier, R.S. DeFries, M.F. Khan, M.T. Latif, and A. Karambelas. Diagnosing spatial biases and uncertainties in global fire emissions inventories: Indonesia as regional case study. 9th International GEOS-Chem Meeting, Harvard University, May 6, 2019. (poster)

8. Liu, T., M. Lin, L.J. Mickley, P. Huybers, R. Gautam, M.K. Singh, R.S. DeFries, and M.E. Marlier. Consequences for regional air quality from temporal shifts in post-monsoon agricultural burning associated with the double-crop cycle of Punjab, India. American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, Washington D.C., December 12, 2018. (Talk, abstract)

7. Liu, T., M.E. Marlier, A. Karambelas, M. Jain, and R.S. DeFries. A multi-sensor burned area algorithm for crop residue burning in northwestern India: validation and sources of error. American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, New Orleans, LA, December 12, 2017. (Talk, abstract)

6. Liu, T., R.W. Schmitt, and L. Li. Sea surface salinity and temperature-based predictive modeling of southwestern US winter precipitation: improvements, errors, and potential mechanisms. American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, New Orleans, LA, December 12, 2017. (Invited, Union eLightning Talk, abstract)

5. Liu, T., M.E. Marlier, R.S. DeFries, A. Karambelas, D.M. Westervelt, K.R. Xia, A.M. Fiore, L.J. Mickley, and D.H. Cusworth. Contributions of winter outdoor biomass burning to air quality in Delhi and reevaluation of agricultural burned area in northwest India. Planetary Health/GeoHealth Inaugural Meeting, Boston, MA, April 29, 2017. (abstract)

4. Liu, T., R.W. Schmitt, and L. Li. Global salinity predictors of western United States precipitation. American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, CA, December 16, 2016; Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Department of Physical Oceanography, August 18, 2016 (Talk). (abstract, poster, AGU Outstanding Student Paper Award, Ocean Sciences)

3. Schmitt, R.W., L. Li, and T. Liu. Rainfall predictions from global salinity anomalies. American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, CA, December 16, 2016. (abstract, Press Release: WHOI, Phys.org)

2. Liu, T., J.F. McManus, K. Costa, and T. Liu. A glacial-interglacial record of the North Pacific biological pump for the past 600,000 years. Ocean Sciences Meeting, New Orleans, LA, February 23, 2016. (abstract, poster)

1. Liu, T., J.E. Nichols, D.M. Peteet, C.M. Moy, J. Crusius, and A.W. Schroth. Leaf wax n-alkane distributions, stable isotope ratios, paleovegetation, and dust flux to reconstruct North Pacific climate during the last 2,000 years. American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, CA, December 18, 2014. (abstract, poster)

General Publications

2. Liu, T., illust. by C. Huang “It’s Time to Value Disappearing Wetlands” (Spring 2016 issue). Columbia Science Review. (issue)

1. Liu, T. “Finding Serenity Through Research” (July 15, 2015). Columbia to the Core, Columbia College, Columbia University. (article)

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