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  1. Li, P., Yu, Y., Huang, D., Wang, Z.-H., & Sharma, A. (2023). Regional heatwave prediction using Graph Neural Network and weather station data. Geophys. Res. Lett., 50, e2023GL103405. doi:
  2. *Parde, A.N., Ghude, S.D., Sharma, A., Dhangar, N.G., Govardhan, G., Wagh, S., Jenamani, R.K., Pithani, P., Chen, F., Rajeevan, M., Niyogi, D. (2022). Improving simulation of the fog life cycle with high-resolution land data assimilation: A case study from WiFEX. Atmos. Res., p.106331. doi:
  3. *Byun, K., Sharma, A., Wang, J., Tank, J.L., Royer, T.V. & Hamlet, A.F. (2022). Intercomparison of Dynamically and Statistically Downscaled Climate Change Projections over the Midwest and Great Lakes Region. J. Hydrometeorol. doi:
  4. Jain, A., Oliveira, D.A.B., Sharma, A., Varshney, L., Watson, C., Weldemariam, K., Wuebbles, D., & Zadrozny, B. (2021). Toward an AI-based Framework for Accelerated Discovery of Climate Impacts on Agriculture. Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence.
  5. Dimitrova, R., Sharma, A., Fernando, H.J.S., Gultepe, I., Danchovski*, V., Wagh, S., Bardoel*, S. & Wang, S. (2021). WRF model simulations for coastal fog prediction. Bound.-Layer Meteorol., pp. 1-30, doi:
  6. 2021 Climate Action Plan for the Chicago Region. Metropolitan Mayors Caucus (MMC), Illinois.
  7. Viecco, M.*, Jorquera, H., Sharma, A., Bustamante, W., Fernando, H.J. and Vera, S. (2021). Green roofs and green walls layouts for improved urban air quality by mitigating particulate matter. Built Environ., p.108120. doi:
  8. Wuebbles, D., J. Angel, K. Petersen, and A.M. Lemke, (Eds.), (2021). An Assessment of the Impacts of Climate Change in Illinois. The Nature Conservancy, Illinois. doi:
  9. Sharma, A., Wuebbles, D. J., Kotamarthi, R. (2021). The Need for Urban-Resolving Climate Modeling Across Scales. AGU Adv., Editor’s highlighted paper: Modeling Interactions Between Cities and Climate Across Scales, Eos;
  10. Huang, J., Mariotti, A., Selz, V., Barros, A., Delworth, T., Hurrell, J., Williams, E., Sharma, A., Lombardozi, D., Fu, R., Naik, V., Vose, R., Ming, Y., Lynch, P., Chang, E., Trtanj, J., Frost, G. (2020). Report on Climate Research to Enhance Resilience to Extreme Heat — Aligning research priorities with stakeholder needs. Earth System Science and Modeling Division (ESSM): Extreme Heat Workshop, November 2019, Climate Program Office, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA).
  11. Wuebbles, D. J., Sharma, A., Ando, A., Zhao, L. & Rigsbee, C. (2020). Converging on Solutions to Plan Sustainable Cities. Eos, 101; doi:
  12. Wuebbles, D., Kotamarthi, R., Sharma, A., Drewniak, B., Calvin, K., Catlett, C., Jacob, R. (2020). Report: Workshop on Urban Scale Processes and their Representation in High Spatial Resolution Earth System Models, Report to the U.S. Department of Energy, Army Research Office, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, and National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.
  13. Fernando, H.J.S., Gultepe, I., Dorman, C., Pardyjak, E., Wang, Q., Hoch, S.W., Richter, D., Creegan, E., Gaberšek, S., Bullock, T., Hocut, C., Chang, R., Alappattu, D., Dimitrova, R., Flagg, D., Z Grachev, A., Krishnamurthy, R., Singh, D.K., Lozovatsky, I., Nagare, B., Sharma, A., Wagh, S., Wainwright, C., Wroblewski, M., Yamaguchi, R., Bardoel1, S., Coppersmith, R.S., Chisholm, N., Gonzalez, E., Gunawardena, N., Hyde, O., Morrison, T., Olson, A., Perelet, A., Perrie, W., Wang, S. & Wauer, B. (2020). C-FOG: Life of Coastal Fog. Bull. Am. Meteorol. Soc., pp.1-53, doi:
  14. Sharma, A., Wuebbles, D. J., Kotamarthi, R., Calvin, K., Drewniak, B., Catlett, C. E. & Jacob, R. (2020). Urban Scale Processes in High Spatial Resolution Earth System Models (ESMs). Bull. Am. Meteorol. Soc., 101 (9): E1555–E1561. doi:
  15. Ando, A., Hanson, A-M., Kocs, A., Klein-Banai, C., Massey, D., Rigsbee, C., Sharma, A., Wuebbles, D., Zellner, M., Zhao, L. (2019). Sustainable Urban Systems Workshop Report: A Proposed Workshop on Interdisciplinary Sustainable Solutions for Urban Systems in a Changing Climate, National Science Foundation. URL:
  16. Dimitrova, R., Danchovski, V., Egova, E., Vladimirov, V., Sharma, A., Gueorguiev, O. & Ivanov, D. (2019). Modeling the Impact of Urbanization on Local Meteorological Conditions in Sofia City. Atmosphere, 10(7), 366; doi:
  17. Kristovich, D.A., E. Takle, G.S. Young & Sharma, A. (2019). 100 Years of Progress in Mesoscale Planetary Boundary Layer Meteorological Research. American Meteorological Society 100-Year Anniversary Monograph, doi:
  18. Wuebbles, D., Cardinale, B., Cherkauer, K., Davidson-Arnott, R., Hellmann, J., Infante, D., Johnson, L., Loë, R., Lofgren, B., Packman, A., Seglenieks, F., Sharma, A., Sohngen, B., Tiboris, M., Vimont, D., Kunkel, K., Ballinger, A. (2019). An Assessment of the Impacts of Climate Change on the Great Lakes, The Environmental Law Policy Center the Chicago Council on Global Affairs. url:
  19. Sharma, A., Hamlet, A. F., Fernando & H.J.S. (2019). Lessons from Inter-Comparison of Decadal Climate Simulations and Observations for the Midwest U.S. and Great Lakes Region. Atmosphere, 10(5), 266; doi:
  20. Pithani, P.*, Ghude, S., Naidu, C.V., Kulkarni, R.G., Steeneveld, G-J., Sharma, A., Prabhakaran, T., Chate, D.M., Gultepe, I., Jenamani, R.K. & Rajeevan, M. (2018) WRF Model Prediction of a Dense Fog Event Occurred During the Winter Fog Experiment (WIFEX). Pure Appl. Geophys., 176(4), pp.1827-1846. doi:
  21. Sharma, A., Hamlet, A.F., Fernando, H.J.S., Catlett, C.E., Horton, D.E., Kotamarthi, V.R., Kristovich, D.A.R, Packman, A.I., Tank, J.L. & Wuebbles, D.J. (2018). The need for an integrated land-lake-atmosphere modeling system, exemplified by North America’s Great Lakes region. Earth’s Future, doi:
  22. Sharma, A., Woodruff, S., Budhathoki, M., Hamlet, A. F., Fernando, H.J.S. & Chen, F. (2018). Role of green roofs in reducing heat stress in vulnerable urban communities – A multidisciplinary approach. Environ. Res. Lett., 13(9), p.094011. doi: Editor’s featured paper
  23. Sharma, A., Huang, H.-P., Zavialov, P. & Khan, V. (2017). Impact of desiccation of Aral Sea on the regional climate of Central Asia using WRF model. Pure Appl. Geophys., 175(1), pp.465-478. doi:
  24. Sharma, A., Fernando, H.J.S., Hamlet, A. F., Hellmann, J. J., Barlage, M. & Chen, F. (2017). Urban meteorological modeling using WRF: a sensitivity study. Int. J. Climatol. , 37(4), 1885–1900. doi:
  25. Kulkarni, P. S., Dasari, H. P., Sharma, A., Bortoli, D., Salgado, R. & Silva, A. M. (2016). Nocturnal surface ozone enhancement over Portugal during winter: Influence of different atmospheric conditions. Atmos. Environ., 147, 109–120. doi:
  26. Sharma, A., *Conry, P., Fernando, H.J.S., Hamlet, A. F., Hellmann, J. & Chen, F. (2016). Green and cool roofs to mitigate urban heat island effects in the Chicago metropolitan area: evaluation with a regional climate model. Environ. Res. Lett., 11(6), 64004. doi:
  27. *Arifin, R. R., James, S. C., de Alwis Pitts, D. A., Hamlet, A. F., Sharma, A. & Fernando, H.J.S. (2016). Simulating the thermal behavior in Lake Ontario using EFDC. J. of Great Lakes Res., 42(3), 511–523. doi:
  28. *Conry, P., Sharma, A., Potosnak, M. J., Leo, L. S., Bensman, E., Hellmann, J. J. & Fernando, H.J.S. (2015). Chicago’s heat island and climate change: bridging the scales via dynamical downscaling. J. Appl. Meteor. Climatol., 54(7), 1430–1448. doi:
  29. Sharma, A., *Bouchard, F., *Ryan, S., *Parker, D. & Hellmann, J. J. (2013). Species are the building blocks of ecosystem services and environmental sustainability. Ethics, Policy Environ., 16(1), 29–32. doi:
  30. Sharma, A. & Huang, H.-P. (2012). Regional climate simulation for Arizona: impact of resolution on precipitation. Adv. Meteorology, 2012, 13 pp. doi:
  31. Sharma, A. (2012). Climate Modeling Downscaling for Semi-Arid Regions, ProQuest Dissertations And Theses; Thesis (Ph.D.)–Arizona State University, 2012.; Publication Number: AAT 3525717; ISBN: 9781267592309; Source: Dissertation Abstracts International, 74-01(E), Section: B.; 150 p.
  32. Sharma, A., *Brown, J. & Fernando, H.J.S. (2011). Numerical Modeling of Flow in the Condensate Polisher Vessel of a Nuclear Reactor, with Applications to PVNGS. Nuclear Technology, 174(1), 18–28. doi:
  33. Fernando, H.J.S. Sharma, A. (2009). Numerical Modeling of Flow in the Condensate Polisher Vessel of a Nuclear Reactor: Implications of modifications, Arizona Public Service (APS) PO 500529566.