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Song Gu

 Department: Plant Biology and Ecology
 Address: College of Life Science, Nankai University, Weijin Road 94, Tianjin 300071, China
 Phone: 86-22-23508245 (Lab)
 E-mail: songgu@nankai.edu.cn
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::Professional Education::

1983    B.S.    Chengdu Meteorological College

1983--1994      Inner Mongolia Agricultural University 

1997     M.S.    Tottori University, Japan

2001.3  Ph.D.   Tottori University, Japan

2001.4--6         Arid Land Research Center, Tottori University, Japan, Foreign Researcher

2001.7--2004    National Institute for Environmental Studies, Japan, Postdoctoral Fellow, EFF-Researcher

2005--          Nankai University, Professor

::Research Area::

1. Effects of global change on terrestrial ecosystem carbon/water budget

2. Terrestrial ecosystem energy budget and vegetation change

3. Response of vegetation to climate change

::Honors and Awards::

Award for the Eco-Frontier Fellowship (Japan)

::Representative Publications::

1. Shimono, A., Ueno, S., Gu, S., Zhao, X., Tsumura, Y. & Tang, Y. (2010) Range shifts of Potentilla fruticosa on the Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau during glacial and interglacial periods revealed by chloroplast DNA sequence variation. Heredity. (in press)

2. Xiaochun Zhang, Song Gu*, Xinquan Zhao, Xiaoyong Cui, Liang Zhao, Shixiao Xu, Mingyuan Du, Sha Jiang, Yanhong Tang. (2009) Radiation partitioning and its relation to environmental factors above a meadow ecosystem on the Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau. Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, doi:10.1029/2009JD012373

3. Chen Jin, Song Gu, Miaogen Shen, Yanhong Tang and Bunkei Matsushita. (2009) Estimating aboveground biomass of grassland having a high canopy cover: an exploratory analysis of in situ hyperspectral data. International Journal of Remote Sensing, 30, 6497-6517.

4. Hirota, M., Zhang, P., Gu, S., Du, M., Shimono, A., Shen, H., Li, Y., & Tang, Y. (2009) Altitudinal variation of ecosystem CO2 fluxes in an alpine grassland from 3600 to 4200 m. J Plant Ecol, 2: 197-205.

5. Song Gu, YanhongTang, Xiaoyong Cui, Mingyuan Du, LiangZhao, Yingnian Li, Shixiao Xu, Huakun Zhou, Tomomichi Kato, Peitong Qi, and Xinquan Zhao. (2008) Characterizing evapotranspiration over a meadow ecosystem on the Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau. Journal of Geophysical Research, 113, D08118, doi:10.1029/2007JD009173.

6. Xiaoyong Cui, Song Gu, Xinquan Zhao, Jing Wu, Tomomichi Kato, Yanhong Tang. (2008) Diurnal and seasonal variations of UV radiation on the northern edge of the Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, 148, 144-151.

7. Xiaoyong Cui, Song Gu, Jing Wu, Yanhong Tang. (2008) Photosynthetic response to dynamic changes of light and air humidity in two moss species from the Tibetan Plateau. Ecology Research, DOI 10.1007/s11284-008-0535-8.

8. Tomomichi Kato, Yanhong Tang, Song Gu, Mitsuru Hirota, Mingyuan Du, Yingnian Li and Xinquan Zhao. (2006) Temperature and biomass influences on interannual changes in CO2 exchange in an alpine meadow on the Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau. Global Change Biology, 12, 1285-1298.

9. Song Gu, Yanhong Tang, Xiaoyong Cui, Tomomichi Kato, Mingyuan Du, Yingnian Li, Xinquan Zhao. (2005) Energy exchange between the atmosphere and a meadow ecosystem on the Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, 129, 175-185.

10.Song Gu, Yanhong Tang, Mingyuan Du, Xiaoyong Cui, Tomomichi Kato, Yingnian Li and Xinquan Zhao. (2005) Effects of temperature on the CO2 exchange between the atmosphere and an alpine meadow. Phyton, 45, 361-370.

11.Song Gu, YanhongTang, Mingyuan Du, Tomomichi Kato, Yingnian Li, Xiaoyong Cui, and Xinquan Zhao. 2003. Short-term variation of CO2 flux in relation to environmental controls in an alpine meadow on the Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau. Journal of Geophysical Research – Atmospheres 108, D21, 4670, doi:10.1029/2003JD003584.

12.Kato T., Tang, Y. H., Gu, S., Cui, X. Y., Hirota, M., Du, M. Y., Li, Y. N., Zhao, X. Q., Oikawa, T. 2003. Carbon dioxide exchange between the atmosphere and an alpine meadow ecosystem on the Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau, China. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology. 124, 121-134.

13.Cui X., Tang Y.H., Gu S., Shi S.B., Nishimura S. & Zhao X.Q. 2004. Leaf orientation, incident sunlight and photosynthesis in the alpine species Suassurea superba and Gentiana straminea, Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau. Arctic, Antarctic, and Alpine Research, 219-228.

14.Gu S,Otsuki K,Kamichika M.2001,Estimation of daily albedo on Tottori sand dune. Journal of Agricultural Meteorology, 57(1):1-10.

15.Gu S, Otsuki K,Kamichika M.2000,Albedo characteristics of Tottori sand dune. Journal of Agricultural Meteorology, 56(3):217-225.

 


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