Chuntao Liu

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Ti x Sn 1-x O 2 materials were prepared as new platinum catalyst supports. The supports were mixed with carbon black and used for methanol electrooxidation. Ti x Sn 1-x O 2 to carbon ratio and Sn doping content were systematically optimized. Improved methanol oxidation activity observed through electrochemical experiments. Direct methanol fuel cell(More)
The Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission (TRMM) Microwave Imager (TMI) 2A12 product consists of unique components configured for land and oceanic precipitation retrievals. This design was based on the vastly different physical characteristics of the retrieval, involving primarily emission over ocean and entirely scattering over land. This paper describes the(More)
Conventionally, the heaviest rainfall has been linked to the tallest, most intense convective storms. However, the global picture of the linkage between extreme rainfall and convection remains unclear. Here we analyse an 11-year record of spaceborne precipitation radar observations and establish that a relatively small fraction of extreme convective events(More)
  • Chuntao Liu, Edward J Zipser, Gerald G Mace, Sally Benson
  • 2008
[1] Using 1 year of CloudSat level 2B Cloud Geometrical Profile product, the vertical structures, geographical distributions, and seasonal variations of cloud occurrence at the daytime (1330 LT) and the nighttime (0130 LT) overpasses and their differences over tropical land and ocean are presented separately. The differences between the cloud and(More)
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