J. Hong's Lab

Research paper (peer review)

Air Pollution and its Micrometeorological Aspects

  • (In Korean with English Abstract) Yoo, H., J.-W. Hong, J. Hong, S. Sung, J. Park, and J. Lee (2020) Impact of meteorological conditions on the PM2.5 and PM10, Journal of Climate Change Research, 11, 521-528.

  • Kim, H., M. Lee, J. Gill, J. Jung, R. Long, G. Lee, D. Kim, S. Cho, J. Ahn, J. Hong, and M. Park (2020) Factors controlling surface ozone in the Seoul metropolitan area during the KORUS-AQ campaign, Elementa, 8: 46. DOI:

  • (In Korean with English Abstract) Hong, J-W., J. Hong, and J. Kim (2019) Contingent valuation survey on changes in citizens’ perception on atmospheric pollution in Seoul, Korea, Atmosphere, 29, 213-218.

  • Lee, J. H., J.-W. Hong, K. M. Lee, J. Hong, E. Velasco, Y. Lim, J. Lee. K. Nam, and J. Park (2019) Ceilometer monitoring of boundary layer height in Seoul and its application to evaluate the dilution effect on air pollution, Boundary-Layer Meteorology, 171, 435-455.

  • Yin, J., Y. Gao, Z. Gao, J. Hong, Y. Li, X. Li, S. Fan, and B. Zhu (2019) Surface meteorological conditions and boundary-layer height variations during an air pollution episode in Nanjing, China, Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmosphere, http://doi: 10.1029/2018JD029848.

  • Tang, W., A. Arellano, J. DiGangi, Y. Choi, G. Diskin, A. Agustí-Panareda, M. Parrington, S. Massart, B. Gaubert, Y. Lee, D. Kim, J. Jung, J. Hong, J.-W. Hong, Y. Kanaya, M. Lee, R. Stauffer, A. Thompson, J. Flynn, and J. Woo (2018) Evaluating high-resolution forecasts of atmospheric CO and CO2 from a global prediction system during KORUS-AQ field campaign, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 18, 11007-11030.

  • (In Korean with English Abstract) Kang, S., T. Kang, T. Park, G. Park, J. Lee, J. Hong, J. Hong, J. Lee, and T. Lee (2018) Characterization of Aerosol Composition, Concentration, and Sources in Bukhansan National Park, Korea, Journal of Korean Society for Atmospheric Environment, 34, 457-468.

Arctic-Climate Interactions

  • Kim, J., J. Lee, J.-W. Hong, J. Hong, J. Koo, J. Kim, J. Yun, S. Nam, J. Jung, T. Choi, and B. Lee (2020) Evaluation of land-atmosphere processes of the Polar WRF in the summertime Arctic tundra, Atmospheric Research, 240, 104946,

  • Lee, T., S. Jung, J. Hong, C. Wang, D. Alessi, S. Lee, Y. Park, and E. Kwon (2020) Using CO2 as an Oxidant in the Catalytic Pyrolysis of Peat Moss from the North Polar Region, Environmental Science & Technology, 54, 10, 6329-66343

  • Kim, D., H. M. Kim, and J. Hong (2019) Evaluation of wind forecasts over Svalbard using the high-resolution Polar WRF with 3DVAR, Arctic, Antarctic, and Alpine Research, 51,471-489.

Atmospheric Turbulence

  • Hong, J., J. Kim, H. Ishikawa, and Y. Ma (2010) Surface layer similarity in the nocturnal boundary layer: The application of Hilbert-Huang transform, Biogeosciences, 7, 1271-1278.

  • Hong, J. (2010) Note on turbulence statistics in z-less stratification, Asia-Pacific Journal of Atmospheric Sciences, 46, 113-117.

  • Hong, J., T. J. Choi, H. Ishikawa, and J. Kim (2004) Turbulence Structures in the Near-Neutral Surface Layer on the Tibetan Plateau. Geophysical Research Letters, 31, L15016, doi:10.1029/2004GL019935.

  • Choi, T. J., J. Hong, J. Kim, H. C. Lee, J. Asanuma, H. Ishikawa, G. Zhiqiu, Y. Ma, J. Wang, T. Koike, T. Yasunari, K. Ueno, and O. Tsukamoto (2004) Turbulent exchange of heat, water vapor and momentum over a Tibetan prairie by eddy covariance and flux-variance measurements. Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmosphere, 109, D211106, doi:10.1029/2004JD 004767

  • Hong, J., J. Kim, A. Miyata, and Y. Harazono (2002) Basic characteristics of canopy turbulence in a homogeneous rice paddy, Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmosphere, 107(D22), 4623, doi:10.1029/2002JD002223.

Energy-Climate Interaction

  • Hong, J. and W.-S. Kim (2015) Weather impact on electrical power load: Partial phase synchronization analysis, Meteorological Applications, 22, 811-816.

  • Lee, W. and J. Hong (2015) A hybrid dynamic and fuzzy time series model for mid-term power load forecasting, International Journal of Electrical Power & Energy Systems, 64, 1057-1062.

Land Surface Modeling / Atmospheric Modeling

  • Xue, Y., T. Yao, A. Boone, I. Diallo, Y. Liu, X. Zeng, W. Lau, S. Sugimoto, Q. Tang, X. Pan, P. van Oevelen, D. Klocke, M. Koo, Z. Lin, Y. Takaya, T. Sato, C. Ardilouze, S. Saha, M. Zhao, X. Liang, F. Vitart, X. Li, P. Zhao, D. Neelin, W. Guo, M. Yu, Y. Qian, S. Shen, Y. Zhang, K. Yang, R. Leung, J. Yang, Y. Qiu, M. Brunke, S. Chou, M. Ek, T. Fan, H. Guan, H. Lin, S. Liang, S. Materia, T. Nakamura, X. Qi, R. Senan, C. Shi, H. Wang, H. Wei, S. Xie, H. Xu, H. Zhang, Y. Zhan, W. Li, X. Shi, P. Nobre, Y. Qin, J. Dozier, C. Ferguson, G. Balsamo, Q. Bao, J. Feng, J. Hong, S. Hong, H. Huang, D. Ji, Z. Ji, S. Kang, Y. Lin, W. Liu, R. Muncaster, D. Peano, P. de Rosnay, H. Takahashi, J. Tang, G. Wang, S. Wang, W. Wang, X. Zhou, and Y. Zhu (2021) Impact of Initialized Land Surface Temperature and Snowpack on Subseasonal to Seasonal Prediction Project (LS4P), Phase I: Organization and Experimental design, Geoscientific Model Development, minor revision.

  • Kim, W., S. Yum, J. Hong, and J. Song (2020) Improvement of fog predictability by the nudging of a meteorological tower data in the WRF and PAFOG couple model, Atmosphere, 11, 311, doi:10.3390/atmos11030311.

  • Lee, J., J. Hong, Y. Noh, and P. Jiménez (2020) Implementation of a roughness sublayer parameterization in the Weather Research and Forecasting model (WRF version 3.7.1) and its validation for regional climate simulations, Geoscientific Model Development, 13, 521-536.

  • (In Korean with English Abstract) Kim, H., J.-W. Hong, Y. Lim, J. Hong, S. Shin, and Y. Kim (2019) Evaluation of JULES land surface model based on in-situ data of NIMS flux sites, Atmosphere, 29, 355-365.

  • Park, C., C. Montzka, T. Jagdhuber, F. Jonard, G. de Lannoy, J. Hong, T. Jackson, and V. Wulfmeyer (2019) A dielectric mixing model accounting for soil organic matter, Vadose Zone Journal, https://doi:10.2136/vzj2019.04.0036.

  • Lim, K., J. Lim, H. Shin, J. Hong, and Y. Ji (2019) Impacts of subgrid-scale orography parameterization on simulated atmospheric fields in the high-resolution atmospheric forecast model, Meteorology and Atmospheric Physics,

  • Song, I.-S., U.-Y. Byun, J. Hong, and S. H. Park (2018) Domain-size and top-height dependence in regional predictions for East Asia in spring, Atmospheric Science Letters,19, e799, https://doi:10.1002/asl.799.

  • Lee, S., B. Kim, S. Yum, K. Seo, C. Jung, J. Um, Z. Li, J. Hong, K. Chang, and J. Jeong (2017) Effects of aerosol on evaporation, freezing and precipitation in a multiple cloud system, Climate Dynamics, 48, 1069-1087.

  • Lee, J. and J. Hong (2016) Implementation of space borne LiDAR-retrieved forest canopy height in the WRF model, Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmosphere, 121, https://doi:10.1002/2015JD024299.

  • Lee, J., H. H. Shin, S.-Y. Hong, P. A. Jimenez, J. Dudhia, and J. Hong (2015) Impacts of sub-grid scale orography parameterization on simulated surface-layer wind and monsoonal precipitation over Korea, Journal of Geophysical Research, 120, 644-653, doi: 10.1002/2014JD022747.

  • Byun, U.-Y., J. Hong, S.-Y. Hong, and H. Shin (2015) Numerical simulations of heavy rainfall over Central Korea on 21 September 2010 using WRF model, Advances in Atmospheric Sciences, 32, 855-869.

  • Lim Y., J. Hong, J. and T.-Y. Lee (2012) Spin-up behavior of soil moisture in a land surface model for East Asia, Meteorology and Atmospheric Physics, 118, 151-161.

  • Hong, J., J. Kim and Y.-H. Byun (2012) Uncertainty in carbon exchange modeling in a forest canopy due to kB-1 parameterizations, Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society, 138, 699-706.

  • Lim Y., K. Byun, T. Lee, H. Kwon, J. Hong, and J. Kim (2012) A land data assimilation system using MODIS-derived land data and its application to numerical weather prediction, Asia-Pacific Journal of Atmospheric Sciences, 48, 83-95.

  • Lee, I., Y. Lee and J. Hong (2011) Characteristics of canopy turbulence over a deciduous forest on complex terrain, Asia-Pacific Journal of Atmospheric Sciences, 47, 281-291.

  • Hong, J. and J. Kim (2011) Impact of the Asian monsoon climate on ecosystem carbon and water exchanges: A wavelet analysis and its ecosystem modeling implication, Global Change Biology, 17, 1900-1916.

  • Kwon, H., J. Kim, J. Hong, and J. Lim (2010) Influence of the Asian monsoon on net ecosystem carbon exchange in two major ecosystems in Korea, Biogeosciences, 7, 1493-1504.

  • Hong, J. and J. Kim (2010) Numerical study of surface energy partitioning on the Tibetan plateau: Comparative analysis of two biosphere models, Biogeosciences, 7, 557-568.

  • (In Korean with English Abstract) Jang, J., J. Hong, H. Kwon, Y. Byun and J. Kim (2010) A sensitivity analysis of JULES ecosystem model for two major ecosystems in Korea: Influence of biophysical parameters on the simulation of gross primary productivity and ecosystem respiration, Korean Journal of Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, 12, 107-122.

  • Hong, J., C. Cho, T.-Y. Lee and M. Leclerc (2009) Impact of large-scale advection on regional heat flux estimation over patchy agricultural land, Asia-Pacific Journal of Atmospheric Sciences, 45, 221-231.

  • Hong, J. and J. Kim (2008) Scale-dependency of surface fluxes in an atmospheric mesoscale model: Effect of spatial heterogeneity in atmospheric conditions, Nonlinear Processes in Geophysics, 15, 965-975.

  • Hong, J. and J. Kim (2008) Simulation of surface radiation balance on the Tibetan plateau, Geophysical Research Letters, 35, L08814, doi:10.1029/2008GL033613.

  • Lee, Y., J. Kim, and J. Hong (2008) The simulation of water vapor and carbon dioxide fluxes over a rice paddy by modified Soil-Plant-Atmosphere model (mSPA), Asia-Pacific Journal of Atmospheric Sciences, 44, 69-83.

  • Gao, Z., N. Y. Chae, J. Kim, J. Hong, T. J. Choi, and H. C. Lee (2004) Modeling of surface energy partitioning, surface temperature, and soil wetness in the Tibetan prairie using the Simple Biosphere Model 2 (SiB2), Journal of Geophysical Research, 109, D06102, doi:10.1029/2003JD004089.

  • (In Korean with English Abstract) Hong, J., H. C. Lee, J. Kim, B. J. Kim, C. H. Cho, and S. J. Lee (2003) Inferring Regional Scale Surface Heat Flux around FK KoFlux Site: From One Point Tower Measurement to MM5 Mesoscale Model. Korean Journal of Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, 5, 138-149.

Monitoring of Terrestrial Carbon and Water Cycles

  • Yeom J., R. Deo, J. Chun, J. Hong, D. Kim, K. Han, and J. Cho (2017) Synthetic retrieval of hourly net ecosystem exchange using the neural network model with combined MI and GOCI geostationary sensor datasets and ground-based measurements, International Journal of Remote Sensing, 38, 7441-7456.

  • (In Korean with English Abstract) Lee, H., S. Maeng, J. Noh, H. Lee, and J. Hong (2015) Advances in hydrologic measurements and quality assurance on Yong-dam experimental catchment, Water for Future, 49, 46-57.

  • (In Korean with English Abstract) Heo T., K. Boo, S. Shim, J. Hong, and J.-W. Hong (2015) Global carbon budget changes under RCP scenarios in HadGEM2-CC, Atmosphere, 25, 85-97.

  • Shim, C., J. Hong, J. Hong, Y. Kim, M. Kang, B. Thakuri, Y. Kim, J. Chun (2014) Evaluation of MODIS GPP over a complex ecosystem in East Asia: A case of Gwangneung flux tower in Korea, Advances in Space Research, 54, 2296-2308.

  • Hong, J., T. Kentaro, T. Ohta, and Y. Kodama (2014) Wet surface resistance: Implications for eddy covariance measurement of evapotranspiration, Hydrological Processes, 28, 37-42.

  • (In Korean with English Abstract) Lee, C., K. Boo, J. Hong, H. Sung, T. Heo, K. Seol, J. Lee and C. Cho (2014) Expectations for future changes in global terrestrial carbon cycle under RCP scenarios, Atmosphere, 24, 303-315.

  • Hong, J., N. Mathieu, I. B. Strachan, E. Pattey, and M. Y. Leclerc (2012) Response of ecosystem carbon and water vapor exchanges in evolving nocturnal low-level jets, Asian Journal of Atmospheric Environment, 6-3, 222-233.

  • Chae, N., D. Lee, J. Lim, J. Hong, and S. Kang (2009) Inferring water and carbon exchanges from leaf carbon isotope composition of Quercus serrata and Carpinus Laxiflora grown in Gwangneung forest in a complex landscape of Korea, Asia-Pacific Journal of Atmospheric Sciences, 45, 193-205.

  • Kwon, H., T. Park, J. Hong, J. Lim, and J. Kim (2009) Seasonality of net ecosystem carbon exchange in two major plant functional types in Korea, Asia-Pacific Journal of Atmospheric Sciences, 45, 149-163.

  • (In Korean with English Abstract) Hong, J., H. Kwon, M. Kim, J. Lim, K. Ha, S. Kim, S. Hong, J. Lee, T. Choi, K. Kim, G. Lee, N. Lee, H. Oh, K. Jang, U. Chung, Y. Lee, K. Ichii, Y. Byun, K. Seol, K. Hong, H. Kim and J. Kim (2009) Meeting summary: The first domestic expert workshop on surface flux measurement and modeling, Atmosphere, 19, 237-242.

  • (In Korean with English Abstract) Yuan, R., M. S. Kang, S. B. Park, J. Hong, D. H. Lee, and J. Kim (2007) The effect of coordinate rotation on the eddy covariance flux estimation in a hilly KoFlux forest catchment, Korean Journal of Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, 9, 100-108.

  • Kim, J., D. H. Lee, J. Hong, S. K. Kang, S. J. Kim, S. Moon, J. H. Lim, Y. H. Son, J. S. Lee, S. H. Kim, N. C. Woo, K. Kim, B. Lee, B. L. Lee, and S. Kim (2006) HydroKorea and CarboKorea: Cross-scale studies of ecohydrology and biogeochemistry in a heterogeneous and complex forest catchment of Korea, Ecological Research, 21, 881-889.

  • (In Korean with English Abstract) Hong, J., D. H. Lee, and J. Kim (2005) Lessons from FIFE (First ISLSCP Field Experiment) in scaling issues of surface fluxes at Gwangneung supersite, Korean Journal of Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, 7, 4-14.

  • (In Korean with English Abstract) Moon, S.-K., S.-H. Park, J. Hong, and J. Kim (2005) Spatial characteristics of Gwangneung forest site based on high resolution satellite images and DEM, Korean Journal of Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, 7, 115-123.

  • (In Korean with English Abstract) Moon, B. K., J. Hong, B. R. Lee, J. I. Yun, E. W., Park, and J. Kim (2003) CO2 and Energy Exchange in a Rice Paddy for the Growing Season of 2002 in Hari, Korea. Korean Journal of Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, 5, 51-60.

  • (In Korean with English Abstract) Lee, H. C., J. Hong, C. H. Cho, B. C. Choi, S. N. Oh, and J. Kim (2003) Surface Exchange of Energy and Carbon Dioxide between the Atmosphere and a Farmland in Haenam, Korea. Korean Journal of Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, 5(2), 61-69.

  • (In Korean with English Abstract) Hong, J., J. Kim, B. Kim, H. Kim, S. Lee, C. Cho, B. Choi, and H. Um (2003) Inferring regional scale surface heat flux around FK KoFlux site, Atmosphere, 13, 282-285.

  • (In Korean with English Abstract) Hong, J., T. J. Choi and J. Kim (1997) Evapotranspiration into the Atmosphere: Micrometeorological Perspectives, Korean Journal of Atmospheric Sciences, 33, 569-579.

Micrometeorological data processing

  • Lee, K, J.-W. Hong, J. Kim, and J. Hong (2021) Partitioning of net CO2 exchanges at the city-atmosphere interface into biotic and abiotic components, MethodsX, accepted.

  • Lee, C. S., K. S. Han, J.-M. Yeom, K. Lee, M. Seo, J. Hong, J.-W. Hong, K. Lee, J. Shin, I. Shim, J. H. Chun, and J.-L. Roujean (2018) Surface albedo from the geostationary COMS/MI observation system, GISciences & Remote Sensing, 28, 38-62.

  • Yuan, R., M. Kang, S. Park, J. Hong, D. Lee, and J. Kim (2011) Expansion of the planar-fit method to estimate flux over complex terrain, Meteorology and Atmospheric Physics, 110, 123-133.

  • (In Korean with English Abstract) Yoo, J., J. Hong, H. Kwon, J. Lim, and J. Kim (2010) On estimation of zero plane displacement from single-level wind measurement above a coniferous forest, Korean Journal of Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, 12, 45-62.

  • Dias, N., J. Hong, M. Leclerc, T. A. Black, Z. Nesic, and P. Krishnan (2009) A simple method for scalar flux estimates over forests, Boundary-Layer Meteorology, 132, 401-414.

  • (In Korean with English Abstract) Yoo, J., D. Lee, J. Hong, and J. Kim (2009) Principles and Applications of Multi-level H2O/CO2 Profile Measurement System, Korean Journal of Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, 11, 27-38.

  • (In Korean with English Abstract) Hong, J., H. Kwon, J. Lim, Y. Byun, J. Lee and J. Kim (2009) Standardization of KoFlux eddy-covariance data processing, Korean Journal of Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, 11, 19-26.

  • Hong, J., J. Kim, D. H. Lee, and J. H. Lim (2008) Estimation of the storage and advection effects on H2O and CO2 exchanges in a hilly KoFlux forest catchment, Water Resources Research, 44, W01426, doi:10.1029/2007WR006408.

  • (In Korean with English Abstract) Hong, J. and J. Kim (2002) On Processing Raw Data from Micrometeorological Field Experiments, Korean Journal of Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, 4, 119-126.

  • (In Korean with English Abstract) Hong, J., J. Kim, T. J. Choi, J. I. Yun, and B. Tanner (2000) On the Effect of Tube Attenuation on Measuring Water Vapor Flux Using a Closed-path Hygrometer. Korean Journal of Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, 2, 80-86.

Urban Climate

  • Park, C., S. Jeong, S. Sim, H. Park, E. Oh, J. Woo, J. Hong, and J. Lee (2020) Identifying urban CO2 enhancement by considering atmospheric vertical structure and transport through high mountain tower measurement in the city, Environment Research Letters, submitted.

  • Hong, J.-W., S. D. Lee, K. M. Lee, and J. Hong (2020) Seasonal variation of surface energy and CO2 flux over a high-rise high-population residential urban area in East Asian monsoon region, International Journal of Climatology, 40, 4384-4407,

  • Hong, J.-W., J. Hong, J. Chun, Y. Lee, L. Chang, J. Lee, K. Yi, Y. Park, Y. Byun, and S. Joo (2019) Comparative assessment of net CO2 exchange across an urbanization gradient in Korea based on in situ observation, Carbon Balance and Management, https//

  • Hong, J.-W., J. Hong, E. Kwon, and D. Yoon (2019) Temporal dynamics of urban heat island correlated with the socio-economic development over the past half-century in Seoul, Korea, Environmental Pollution, 254, 112934,

  • Kent, C. W., K. Lee, H. C. Ward, J.-W. Hong, J. Hong, and S. Grimmond (2018) Aerodynamic roughness variation with vegetation state: analysis in a suburban neighborhood and a city park, Urban Ecosystems, 21, 227-243.

  • (In Korean with English Abstract) Kim, H., D. Lee, S. Choi, D. Jin, M. Her, J. Hong, J. Hong, K. Lee, and K. Han (2018) Retrieval of high resolution surface net radiation for urban area using satellite and CFD model data fusion, Korean Journal of Remote Sensing, 34, 295-300.

  • (In Korean with English Abstract) Lee, D., H. Kim, S. Lee, D. Lee, J. Hong, J. Hong, K. Lee, K. Lee, M. Seo, and K. Han (2018) A Study on retrieval of storage heat flux in urban area, Korean Journal of Remote Sensing, 34, 301-306.

  • Hong, J.-W. and J. Hong (2016) Changes in urban heat environment with residential redevelopment in the Seoul metropolitan area, Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology, 55, 1091-1106.

  • Choi Y. J., S.-L. Kang, J. Hong, S. Grimmond, and K. Davis (2013) A next-generation Weather Information System Engine (WISE) customized for urban and surrounding rural areas, Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 94, ES114-ES117.

  • (In Korean with English Abstract) Hong, J.-W., J. Hong, S.-E. Lee and J. Lee (2013) Spatial distribution of urban heat island based on local climate zone of automatic weather station in Seoul metropolitan area, Atmosphere, 23, 413-424.