Zhu Deng

Ph.D. Student

Department of Earth System Science

Tsinghua University

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[2020 Hot Paper & 2020 Highly Cited Paper] [2020 Top 50 SARS-CoV-2 Articles] Zhu Liu*, Philippe Ciais, Zhu Deng (co-first author), Ruixue Lei, Steven J. Davis, Sha Feng, Bo Zheng, Duo Cui, Xinyu Dou, Biqing Zhu, Rui Guo, Piyu Ke, Taochun Sun, Chenxi Lu, Pan He, Yuan Wang, Xu Yue, Yilong Wang, Yadong Lei, Hao Zhou, Zhaonan Cai, Yuhui Wu, Runtao Guo, Tingxuan Han, Jinjun Xue, Olivier Boucher, Eulalie Boucher, Frédéric Chevallier, Katsumasa Tanaka, Yimin Wei, Haiwang Zhong, Chongqing Kang, Ning Zhang, Bin Chen, Fengming Xi, Miaomiao Liu, François-Marie Bréon, Yonglong Lu, Qiang Zhang, Dabo Guan, Peng Gong, Daniel M. Kammen, Kebin He and Hans Joachim Schellnhuber. Near-real-time monitoring of global CO2 emissions reveals the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. Nature Communications. 2020, 11, 5172. DOI: 10.1038/s41467-020-18922-7

Zhu Liu*, Philippe Ciais*, Zhu Deng (co-first author), Steven J. Davis*, Bo Zheng, Yilong Wang, Duo Cui, Biqing Zhu, Xinyu Dou, Piyu Ke, Taochun Sun, Rui Guo, Olivier Boucher, François-Marie Bréon, Chenxi Lu, Runtao Guo, Eulalie Boucher, Frederic Chevallier. Carbon Monitor, a near-real time daily dataset of global CO2 emissions from fossil fuel and cement production. Scientific Data. 2020, 7, 392. DOI: 10.1038/s41597-020-00708-7

Hao Yin, Michael Brauer, Junfeng (Jim) Zhang, Wenjia Cai, Stale Navrud, Richard Burnett, Courtney Howard, Zhu Deng, Daniel M. Kammen, Hans Joachim Schellnhuber, Kai Chen, Haidong Kan, Zhanming Chen, Bin Chen, Ning Zhang, Zhifu Mi, DMaris Coffman, Yiming Wei, Aaron Cohen, Dabo Guan, Qiang Zhang, Peng Gong, Zhu Liu. Economic Cost of Deaths Attributable to Ambient Air Pollution: Disproportionate Burden on the Ageing Population. The Lancet Planetary Health. 2021, 5, 6. DOI: 10.1016/S2542-5196(21)00131-5

Frédéric Chevallier, Bo Zheng, Grégoire Broquet, Philippe Ciais, Zhu Liu, Steven J Davis, Zhu Deng, Yilong Wang, François‐Marie Bréon, Christopher W O‘Dell. Local anomalies in the column‐averaged dry air mole fractions of carbon dioxide across the globe during the first months of the coronavirus recession. Geophysical Research Letters. 2020, 47, 22. DOI: 10.1029/2020GL090244

Xinyu Dou, Zhu Deng, Taochun Sun, Piyu Ke, Biqing Zhu, Yuli Shan, Zhu Liu. Global and local carbon footprints of city of Hong Kong and Macao from 2000 to 2015.Resources,Conservation&Recycling. 2021, 164, 105167. DOI: 10.1016/j.resconrec.2020.105167

刘竹,崔夺,邓铸,汪宜龙,钟海旺,乐旭,张宁,陈彬,任小波,魏伟,吕永龙,姜克隽,窦新宇,朱碧青,郭睿,孙韬淳,柯丕煜,关大博,宫鹏. 新型冠状病毒肺炎疫情对中国2020年碳排放的影响. 科学通报. 2020, 1-11. DOI: 10.1360/TB-2020-0729

Zhu Liu*, Jing Meng, Zhu Deng, Ping Lu, Dabo Guan, Qiang Zhang, Kebin He, Peng Gong. Embodied Carbon Emissions in US-China Trade. Science China Earth Sciences. 2020, 63, 1577–1586. DOI: 10.1007/s11430-019-9635-x

Chun Chen, Jingjia Chen, Zimu Jia, Zhu Deng, Shuang Ma, Ying Long*. Large-scale Measurement of the Quality of Urban Street Space Based on Physical Disorder Theory: A Case Study of Area within the Second Ring of Hefei City. South Architecture. 2020, (2). DOI: 10.3969/j.issn.1000-0232.2020.02.010

Lingyu Wang, Baolei Lyu*, Zhu Deng, Jun Liu, Yuqi Bai*. Improving Accuracy Estimating Surface Aerosol Extinction Coefficient with a New Layer-Resolved Model in China. Science of Total Environment. 2020, 136443. DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2019.136443

Duo Cui, Zhu Deng, Zhu Liu*. China’s non-fossil fuel CO2 emissions from industrial processes. Applied Energy. 2019, 254, 113537. DOI: 10.1016/j.apenergy.2019.113537

Chaoji Cao, Xueqin Cui, Wenjia Cai*, Can Wang, Lu Xing, Ning Zhang, Shudong Shen, Yuqi Bai, Zhu Deng. Incorporating health co-benefits into regional carbon emission reduction policy making: A case study of China’s power sector. Applied Energy. 2019, 253, 113498. DOI: 10.1016/j.apenergy.2019.113498

Baolei Lyu*, Yongtao Hu, Wenxian Zhang*, Yunsong Du, Bin Luo, Xiaoling Sun, Zhe Sun, Zhu Deng, Xiaojiang Wang, Jun Liu, Xuesong Wang, and Armistead G. Russell. Fusion Method Combining Ground-Level Observations with Chemical Transport Model Predictions Using an Ensemble Deep Learning Framework: Application in China to Estimate Spatiotemporally-Resolved PM2.5 Exposure Fields in 2014–2017. Environmental Science & Technology. 2019, 53 (13), 7306-7315. DOI: 10.1021/acs.est.9b01117

Zhu Deng, Yuqi Bai*. Floating car data processing model based on Hadoop-GIS tools. 2016 Fifth International Conference on Agro-Geoinformatics (Agro-Geoinformatics). 2016, pp.1-4. DOI: 10.1109/Agro-Geoinformatics.2016.7577677



2019 ProSPER.Net Young Researchers’ School. “Ecosystem-based Disaster Risk Reduction and Climate Change Adaptation”. Yogyakarta, Indonesia. 2019.

2018 Applied Energy Summer School. “Energy-Emission-Water Nexus at Global Cities”. Beijing, China. 2018.

Conference Presentations

AGU Fall Meeting 2018. Poster presentation. Washington DC, USA. 2018. Title: Fine-resolution Ground-level PM2.5 Estimations in China 2014-2017

The Youth Innovation Promotion Association of CAS Series Reports. Oral presentation. Shenyang, China. 2018. Title: The Global CO2 Spatiotemporal Distribution

2016 Fifth International Conference on Agro-Geoinformatics. Oral presentation. Tianjin, China. 2016. Title: Floating car data processing model based on Hadoop-GIS tools.

Conferences Organized

The 5th China Graduate Conference on Climate Change. Chair of organization committee. Wuxi, China. 2018.

The 4th China Graduate Conference on Climate Change. Major organizer. Jiaxing, China. 2017.