Jinlun Zhang's Research Page

Polar Science Center, Applied Physics Laboratory, University of Washington
1013 NE 40th St., Seattle, WA 98105, 206-543-5569,  zhang@apl.washington.edu

Welcome to my research page! My current research interests can be found here. The following web sites and refereed publications might interest you. Check them out!

PIOMAS Data Sets

PIOMAS Sea Ice Volume

Global Sea Ice (GIOMAS) Data Sets

Seasonal Ensemble Forecasts of Arctic Sea Ice
Retrospective Investigation and Future Projection of Arctic Ice-Ocean Climate Change (with Data Sets)

Bering Sea Climate and Ecosystem Study

Arctic Physical and Biological Synthesis and Modeling

Variability and Trends in Antarctic Sea Ice

Ecosystem Response to Changing Sea Ice and Upper Ocean Physics in the Chukchi and Beaufort Seas

Refereed Publications (reverse chronological order)

On reconciling disparate studies of the sea-ice floe size distribution

Liao, S., H. Luo, J. Wang, Q. Shi, J. Zhang, and Q. Yang, An evaluation of Antarctic sea ice thickness from the Global Ice-Ocean Modeling and Assimilation System based on in-situ and satellite observations, The Cryosphere, 16, 1807-1819, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-16-1807-2022, 2022.

Nakanowatari, T., J. Inoue, J. Zhang, E. Watanabe, and H. Kuroda, A New Norm for Seasonal Sea Ice Advance Predictability in the Chukchi Sea: Rising Influence of Ocean Heat Advection, J. Climate, 35(9),  https://doi.org/10.1175/JCLI-D-21-0425.1, 2723-2740, 2022.

Zhong, W., Cole, S. T., Zhang, J., Lei, R., and Steele, M., Increasing Winter Ocean-to-Ice Heat Flux in the Beaufort Gyre Region, Arctic Ocean Over 2006-2018, Geophys. Res. Lett., 49, e2021GL096216. https://doi.org/10.1029/2021GL096216, 2022.

Zhang, J., Recent slowdown in the decline of Arctic sea ice volume under increasingly warm atmospheric and oceanic conditions, Geophys. Res. Lett., 48, e2021GL094780. https://doi.org/10.1029/2021GL094780, 2021b.

Ashjian, C.J., R.S. Pickart, R. G. Campbell, Z. Feng, C. Gelfman, P. Alatalo, and J. Zhang, Springtime renewal of zooplankton populations in the Chukchi Sea, Progress in Oceanography, 197, 102635, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pocean.2021.102635, 2021

Stafford, K.M., J.J. Citta, S.R. Okkonen, and J. Zhang, Bowhead and beluga whale acoustic detections in the western Beaufort Sea 2008-2018. PLoS ONE 16(6): e0253929. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0253929, 2021.

Schweiger, A.J., M. Steele, J. Zhang, G.W.K. Moore, and K.L. Laidre, Accelerated sea ice loss in the Wandel Sea points to a change in the Arctic's Last Ice Area. Commun. Earth & Environ. 2, 122, https://doi.org/10.1038/s43247-021-00197-5, 2021.