Sciences and Exploration Directorate

Zhonghai Jin

(Rsch AST, Climate and Radiation Std)


Org Code: 611

Mail Code: 611
New York, NY 10025

Employer: NASA

Brief Bio


Physical Scientist

NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies - 2880 Broadway New York, NY 10025 USA

March 2018 - Present

Selected Publications


Zhang, Y., Z. Jin, and M. Ottaviani. 2023. Comparison of Clouds and Cloud Feedback between AMIP5 and AMIP6 Atmosphere 14 (6): 978 [10.3390/atmos14060978]

Zhang, Y., Z. Jin, and M. Sikand. 2021. The Top‐of‐Atmosphere, Surface and Atmospheric Cloud Radiative Kernels Based on ISCCP‐H Datasets: Method and Evaluation Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres 126 (24): [10.1029/2021jd035053]

Zhou, T., K. DallaSanta, L. Nazarenko, G. A. Schmidt, and Z. Jin. 2021. The impact of increasing stratospheric radiative damping on the quasi-biennial oscillation period Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics 21 (9): 7395-7407 [10.5194/acp-21-7395-2021]

Minnis, P., S. Sun-Mack, Y. Chen, et al. F.-L. Chang, C. R. Yost, W. L. Smith, P. W. Heck, R. F. Arduini, S. T. Bedka, Y. Yi, G. Hong, Z. Jin, D. Painemal, R. Palikonda, B. R. Scarino, D. A. Spangenberg, R. A. Smith, Q. Z. Trepte, P. Yang, and Y. Xie. 2021. CERES MODIS Cloud Product Retrievals for Edition 4—Part I: Algorithm Changes IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing 59 (4): 2744-2780 [10.1109/tgrs.2020.3008866]

Jin, Z., and A. Lacis. 2021. An Efficient and Accurate Algorithm for Computing Grid-Averaged Solar Fluxes for Horizontally Inhomogeneous Clouds Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences 78 (2): 385-398 [10.1175/jas-d-20-0167.1]

Jin, Z., Y. Zhang, A. Del Genio, G. Schmidt, and M. Kelley. 2019. Cloud scattering impact on thermal radiative transfer and global longwave radiation Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 239 106669 [10.1016/j.jqsrt.2019.106669]