Associate Research Fellow
Address
128 Sec. 2, Academia Rd., Nankang Taipei 115, Taiwan
Phone
+886-2-2783-9910 ext1619
E-mail
mcl@earth.sinica.edu.twmcl@gate.sinica.edu.tw

Research Interests: Using conventional and unconventional isotopes for bio-geo-chemical applications

 

 

 

 

Personal Information

1. B.S. in Physics in 1998 (1994-1998), National Tsing Hua University

2. M.S. in Physics in 2000 (1998-2000), National Tsing Hua University

3. Ph.D. in Planetary Science (Astronomy minor) in 2005 (2002-2005), California Institute of Technology

Honors and Awards

1. Phi Tau Phi Scholarship (2005)

2. Li Foundation Heritage Prize (2007): Excellence in Creativity

3. National Science Council Ta-You Wu Memorial Award (2009)

4. Academia Sinica Career Development Award (2010)

5. National Science Council Project for Excellent Junior Research Investigators (2012)

6. Academia Sinica Research Award for Junior Research Investigators (2016)

Professional Experience

1. Research Assistant, Institute of Astronomy and Astrophysics, Academia Sinica, (2000-2002)

2. Research Assistant, Division of Geological and Planetary Sciences, California Institute of Technology, (2002-5)

3. Teaching Assistant, Division of Geological and Planetary Sciences, California Institute of Technology, (2003-5)

4. Staff, Division of Geological and Planetary Sciences, California Institute of Technology, (2006-2006)

5. Visiting Scholar (Staff), Division of Geological and Planetary Sciences, California Institute of Technology, (2006-2007)

6. Assistant Research Fellow, Research Center for Environmental Changes, Academia Sinica, (2006-2008)

7. Assistant Professor (joint appointment), Graduate Institute of Astronomy, National Central University, (2008-2009)

8 Associate Research Fellow (adjunct), Institute of Astronomy and Astrophysics, Academia Sinica, (2009-2016)

9. Associate Research Fellow, Research Center for Environmental Changes, Academia Sinica, (2008-2018/02)

 10. Associate Professor (adjunct), Graduate Institute of Astronomy, National Central University, (2009-)

11. Research Assistant Professor (adjunct), Department of Physics, University of Houston (2013-)

12. Associate Research Fellow, Institute of Earth Sciences, Academia Sinica, (2018/03-)

National Committee

1.      Committee on Space Research (COSPAR)

2.      International Association of Geomagnetism and Aeronomy (IAGA)

Professional Membership

1. American Astronomical Society (AAS and DPS)

2. American Geophysical Union

Journal Publications

84. Li, K.-F., L.-C. Lin, X.-H. Bui, M.-C. Liang*, 11-year solar-cycle response of the equatorial ionization anomaly observed by GPS radio occultation, Journal of Geophysical Research - Space Physics, doi: 10.1002/2017JA024634, 2018.

83. Mao-Chang Liang, Sasadhar Mahata, Amzad H. Laskar, Mark H. Thiemens, Sally Newman, Oxygen isotope anomaly in tropospheric CO2 and implications for CO2 residence time in the atmosphere and gross primary productivity, Scientific Reports, 7, 13180, doi:10.1038/s41598-017-12774-w, 2017.

82. Liching Lin, Mao-Chang Liang*, Meteotsunamis produced by high frequency atmospheric pressure forcing, Terr. Atmos. Ocean. Sci., 28, 1033-1040, doi: 10.3319/TAO.2017.03.20.01, 2017.

81. Peter Gao, Siteng Fan, Michael L. Wong, Mao-Chang Liang, Run-Lie Shia, Joshua A. Kammer, Yuk L. Yung, Michael E. Summers, G. Randall Gladstone, Leslie A. Young, Catherine B. Olkin, Kimberly Ennico, Harold A. Weaver, S. Alan Stern, and the New Horizons Science Team, Constraints on the Microphysics of Pluto's Photochemical Haze from New Horizons Observations, Icarus, doi: 10.1016/j.icarus.2016.09.030, 2017.

80. Michael L. Wong, Siteng Fan, Peter Gao, Mao-Chang Liang, Run-Lie Shia, Yuk L. Yung, Joshua A. Kammer, Michael E. Summers, G. Randall Gladstone, Leslie A. Young, Catherine B. Olkin, Kimberly Ennico, Harold A. Weaver, S. Alan Stern, The New Horizons Science Team, The photochemistry of Pluto's atmosphere as illuminated by New Horizons, Icarus, doi:10.1016/j.icarus.2016.09.028, 2017.

79. Mao-Chang Liang*, Sasadhar Mahata, Amzad H. Laskar, Sourendra K. Bhattacharya, Spatiotemporal variability of oxygen isotope anomaly in near surface air CO2 over urban, semi-urban and ocean in and around Taiwan, Aerosol and Air Quality Research, doi:10.4209/aaqr.2016.04.0171, 2017.

78. Ravi Rangarajan, Amzad H. Laskar, Sourendra K. Bhattacharya, Chuan-Chou Shen, Mao-Chang Liang*, An insight into the western Pacific wintertime moisture sources using dual water vapor isotopes, J. Hydrology, doi: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2017.01.047, 2017.

77. Tania Guha, C.T. Lin, S.K. Bhattacharya, A.S. Mahajan, Chang-Feng Ou-Yang, Yi-Ping Lan, S. C. Hsu, Mao-Chang Liang*, Isotopic ratios of nitrate in aerosol samples from Mt. Lulin, a high-altitude station in Central Taiwan, Atmos. Environ, doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2017.01.036, 2017.

76. Cornelius Csar Jude Hisole Salinas, Loren C. Chang, Mao-Chang Liang, Jia Yue, James Russel III, Benjamin F. Chao, Impacts of SABER CO2-based Eddy Diffusion Coefficients in the Lower Thermosphere on the Ionosphere/Thermosphere, Journal of Geophysical Research - Space Physics, doi: 10.1002/2016JA023161, 2016.

75. Hana Jurikova, Tania Guha, Osamu Abe, Fuh-Kwo Shiah, Chung-Ho Wang, M. C. Liang*, Variations in triple isotope composition of dissolved oxygen and primary production in a subtropical reservoir, Biogeosciences, doi:10.5194/bg-13-6683-2016, 2016.

74. Amzad H. Laskar, Sasadhar Mahata, Mao-Chang Liang*, Identification of anthropogenic CO2 using triple oxygen and clumped isotopes, Environmental Science & Technology, doi: 10.1021/acs.est.6b02989, 2016.

73. A. H. Laskar and M. C. Liang*, Clumped isotopes in near surface atmospheric CO2 over land, coast and ocean in Taiwan and its vicinity, Biogeosciences, doi:10.5194/bg-2016-106, 2016.

72. K. Prasanna, S.K. Bhattacharya, Prosenjit Ghosh, Sasadhar Mahata, Mao-Chang Liang, Isotopic homogenization and scrambling associated with oxygen isotopic exchange on hot platinum: studies on gas pairs (O2, CO2) and (CO, CO2), RSC Advances, 6(56), 51296-51303, 2016.

71. Amzad H. Laskar, Tzen-Fu Yui, Mao-Chang Liang, Clumped isotope composition of marbles from the Backbone Range of Taiwan, Terra Nova, DOI:10.1111/ter.12217, 2016.

70. Xun Jiang, David Crisp, Edward Olsen, Susan Kulawik, Charles Miller, Thomas Pagano, Mao-Chang Liang, Yuk Yung, CO2 Annual and Semiannual Cycles From Multiple Satellite Retrievals and Models, Earth and Space Science, DOI: 10.1002/2014EA000045, 2016.

69. Sasadhar Mahata, Chung-Ho Wang, S. K. Bhattacharya, Mao-Chang Liang*, Near Surface CO2 Triple Oxygen Isotope Composition, TAO, DOI:10.3319/TAO.2015.09.16.01(A), 2016. [NSC 98-2111-M-001-014-MY3]

68. Sasadhar Mahata, S. K. Bhattacharya, Mao-Chang Liang*, An improved method of high precision determination of D17O of CO2 by catalyzed exchange with O2 using hot platinum, Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry, 30, 119-131, DOI:10.1002/rcm.7423, 2016. [NSC 98-2111-M-001-014-MY3]

67. Chih-Chung Chang, Jia-Lin Wang, Chih-Yuan Chang, Mao-Chang Liang, Ming-Ren Lin, Development of a multicopter-carried whole air sampling apparatus and its applications in environmental studies, Chemosphere, 144, 484-492, doi:10.1016/j.chemosphere.2015.08.028, 2016.

66. James Trammell, Xun Jiang, Liming Li, Maochang Liang, Mao Li, Jing Zhou, Eric J. Fetzer and Yuk L. Yung, Investigation of Precipitation Variations Over Wet and Dry Areas from Observation and Model, Advances in Meteorology, art no. 981092, 2015.

65. Mao-Chang Liang* and Sasadhar Mahata, Oxygen anomaly in near surface carbon dioxide reveals deep stratospheric intrusion, Scientific Reports, 5, 11352, doi: 10.1038/srep11352, 2015.

64. C. S. Boxe, J. S. Francisco, R.-L. Shia, Y. L. Yung, H. Nair, M.-C. Liang, A. Saiz-Lopez, New insights into martian atmospheric chemistry, Icarus, doi:10.1016/j.icarus.2014.07.023, 2014.

63. Laskar, A. H., Huang, J. C., Hsu, S. C., Bhattacharya, S. K., Wang, C. H., & Liang, M. C.*, Stable isotopic composition of near surface atmospheric water vapor and rain–vapor interaction in Taipei, Taiwan, Journal of Hydrology, 519, 2091-2100, 2014.

62. Sourendra Bhattacharya, Joël Savarino, Greg Michalski, and Mao-Chang Liang, A new feature in the internal heavy isotope distribution in ozone, Journal of Chemical Physics, 141(13), 134301, 2014.

61. Cheng Li, Xi Zhang, Joshua A. Kammer, Mao-Chang Liang, Run-Lie Shia, Yuk L. Yung, A non-monotonic eddy diffusivity profile of Titan's atmosphere revealed by Cassini observations, Planetary and Space Science, 104, SI, 48-58, 2014.

60. Mohn, J., Wolf, B., Toyoda, S., Lin, C.T., Liang, M.C., Brüggemann, N., Wissel, H., Steiker, A.E., Dyckmans, J., Szwec, L. and Ostrom, N.E., Interlaboratory assessment of nitrous oxide isotopomer analysis by isotope ratio mass spectrometry and laser spectroscopy: current status and perspectives, Rapid communications in mass spectrometry, 28(18), 1995-2007, 2014.

59. Shih-Chieh Hsu, Celine Siu Lan Lee, Chih-An Huh, Robina Shaheen, Fei-Jan Lin, Shaw Chen Liu, Mao-Chang Liang, Jun Tao, Ammonium deficiency caused by heterogeneous reactions during a super Asian dust episode, Journal of Geophysical Research, 119, DOI: 10.1002/2013JD021096, 2014.

58. Lin, Yu-Chi, Huh, Chih-An, Hsu, Shih-Chieh, Lin, Chuan-Yao, Liang, Mao-Chang, Lin, Po-Hsiun, Stratospheric influence on the concentration and seasonal cycle of lower tropospheric ozone: Observation at Mount Hehuan, Taiwan, Journal of Geophysical Research, 119, DOI: 10.1002/2013JD020736, 2014.

57. Mao-Chang Liang, Li-Ching Lin, Ka-Kit Tung, Yuk L. Yung, Shan Sun, Impact of Climate Drift on 21st Century Projection in a Coupled Atmospheric-Ocean General Circulation Model, J. Atmos. Sci., 70(10), 3321-3327, 2013. [NSC 101-2628-M-001-001-MY4]

56. Sasadhar Mahata, S. K. Bhattacharya, Chung-Ho Wang, Mao-Chang Liang*, Oxygen isotope exchange between O2 and CO2 over hot platinum: an innovative technique for measuring D17O in CO2, Analytical Chemistry, 85(14), 6894-6901, 2013. [NSC 101-2628-M-001-001-MY4]

55. Mao-Chang Liang, Li-Ching Lin, Ka-Kit Tung, Yuk L. Yung, Shan Sun, Transient Climate Response in Coupled Atmospheric-Ocean General Circulation Models, J. Atmos. Sci., 70(4), 1291-1296, 2013. [NSC 101-2628-M-001-001-MY4]

54. Shuhui Wang, King-Fai Li, Thomas J. Pongetti, Stanley P. Sander, Yuk L. Yung, Mao-Chang Liang, Nathaniel J. Livesey, Michelle L. Santee, Jerald W. Harder, Marty Snow, and Franklin P. Mills, Mid-latitude Atmospheric OH Response to the Most Recent 11-year Solar Cycle, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 110(6), 2023-2028, 2013.

53. Xun Jiang*, Jingqian Wang, Edward T. Olsen, Maochang Liang, Thomas S. Pagano, Luke L. Chen, Stephen J. Licata, and Yuk L. Yung, Influence of El Nino on Mid-tropospheric CO2 from Atmospheric Infrared Sounder and Model, J. Atmos. Sci., 70(1), 223-230, doi:10.1175/JAS-D-11-0282.1, 2012.

52. Kathleen Mandt, David Gell, Mark Perry, Jack Waite, Frank Crary, David Young, Brian Magee, Joseph Westlake, Thomas Cravens, Wayne Kasprzak, Greg Miller, Jan-Erik Wahlund, Karin Ågren, Niklas Edberg, Alan Heays, Brenton Lewis, Stephen Gibson, Virginie De La Haye, Mao-Chang Liang, Ion densities and composition of Titan's upper atmosphere derived from the Cassini Ion Neutral Mass Spectrometer: Analysis methods and comparison of measured ion densities to photochemical model simulations, Journal of Geophysical Research, 117, E10006, DOI:10.1029/2012JE004139, 2012.

51. Xun Jiang, Moustafa T. Chahine, Qinbin Li, Maochang Liang, Edward T. Olsen, Luke L. Chen, Jingqian Wang, and Yuk L. Yung, CO2 Semi-annual Oscillation in the Middle Tropospheric and at the Surface CO2, Global Biogeochemical Cycles, 26, GB3006, DOI: 10.1029/2011GB004118, 2012. [NSC 98-2111-M-001-014-MY3]

50. Shih-Chieh Hsu, Chih-An Huh, Chuan-Yao Lin, Wei-Nai Chen, Shaw Chen Liu, C.C.K. Chou, Mao-Chang Liang, Chuen-Jinn Tsai, Yi-Tang Huang, Fei-Jan Lin, Jen-Ping Chen, Dust transport from non-East Asian sources to the North Pacific, Geophysical Research Letters, L12804, DOI:10.1029/2012GL051962, 2012. [NSC 98-2111-M-001-014-MY3]

49. Sasadhar Mahata, S. K. Bhattacharya1, Chung-Ho Wang, Mao-Chang Liang*, An improved CeO2 method for high precision measurements of 17O/16O ratio for atmospheric carbon dioxide, Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry, 26(17), 1909-1922, DOI:10.1002/rcm.6296, 2012. [NSC 98-2111-M-001-014-MY3]

48. I-Chun Tsai, Mao-Chang Liang, and Jen-Ping Chen*, Methane-nitrogen binary nucleation: A new microphysical mechanism for cloud formation in Titan’s atmosphere, Astrophysical Journal, 747, DOI: 10.1088/0004-637X/747/1/36, 2012. [NSC 98-2111-M-001-014-MY3]

47. Zhang X., Liang, M. C., Mills, F. P., Belyaev D. A. and Yung, Y. L, Sulfur Chemistry in the Middle Atmosphere of Venus, Icarus, 217(2), 714-739, DOI:10.1016/j.icarus.2011.06.016, 2012. [NSC 98-2111-M-001-014-MY3]

46. Li, K.-F., X. Jiang, M.-C. Liang, and Y. L. Yung, Impacts of SORCE Irradiance on the Simulation of 11-year Solar-Cycle in Total Column Ozone, Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss., 12, 1–26, doi:10.5194/acpd-12-1867-2012, 2012.

45. Jingqian Wang, Xun Jiang*, Moustafa T. Chahine, Mao-Chang Liang, Edward T. Olsen, Luke L. Chen, Stephen Licata, Thomas Pagano, and Yuk L. Yung, The Influence of Tropospheric Biennial Oscillation on Mid-tropospheric CO2, Geophysical Research Letters, 38, L20850, 2011.

44. Yu-Jong Wu, C. Y. Robert Wu and Mao-Chang Liang, Quantum Chemical Calculation on the Potential Energy Surface of H2CO3 and its Implication for Martian Chemistry, Icarus, 214, 228-235, 2011. [NSC 98-2111-M-001-014-MY3]

43. Jingqian Wang, Steven Pawson, Baijun Tian, Mao-Chang Liang, Run-Lie Shia, Yuk L. Yung, and Xun Jiang, El Niño-Southern Oscillation in Tropical and Mid-Latitude Column Ozone, J. Atmos. Sci., 68, 1911-1921, 2011.

42. Philip Croteau, John B. Randazzo, Oleg Kostko, Musahid Ahmed, Mao-Chang Liang, Yuk L. Yung, and Kristie A. Boering, Measurements of isotope effects in the photoionization of N-2 and implications for Titan’s atmosphere, Astrophysical Journal Letters, 728, L32, 2011. [NSC 98-2111-M-001-014-MY3]

41. J.P. Beaulieu, D.M. Kipping, V. Batista, G. Tinetti, I. Ribas, S. Carey, J. A. Noriega-Crespo, C. A. Griffith, G. Campanella, S. Dong, J. Tennyson, R.J. Barber, P. Deroo, S.J. Fossey, D. Liang, M. R. Swain, Y. Yung, N. Allard, Water in the atmosphere of HD 209458b from 3.6-8 mu m IRAC photometric observations in primary transit, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 409, 963-974, 2010. [NSC 98-2111-M-001-014-MY3]

40. Xi Zhang, Mao-Chang Liang, Franck Montmessin, Jean-Loup Bertaux, Christopher Parkinson, Yuk L. Yung, Photolysis of sulphuric acid as the source of sulphur oxides in the mesosphere of Venus, Nature Geoscience, 3, 834-837, 2010. [NSC 98-2111-M-001-014-MY3]

39. Li Zhou, Weijun Zheng, Ralf I. Kaiser, Alexander Landera, Alexander M. Mebel, Mao-Chang Liang, Yuk L. Yung, Cosmic-Ray Mediated Formation of Benzene on the Surface of Saturn's Moon Titan, Astrophysical Journal, 718, 1243-1251, 2010. [NSC 98-2111-M-001-014-MY3]

38. M. R. Line, M. C. Liang, Y. L. Yung, HIGH TEMPERATURE PHOTOCHEMISTRY IN THE ATMOSPHERE OF HD189733B, Astrophysical Journal, 717, 496-502, 2010. [NSC 98-2111-M-001-014-MY3]

37. X. Gu, Y.S. Kim, R.I. Kaiser, A.M. Mebel, M.C. Liang, Y.L. Yung, Chemical dynamics of triacetylene formation and implications to the synthesis of polyynes in Titan's atmosphere, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 106, 16078-16083, 2009. [NSC 97-2628-M-001-001-]

36. Xibin Gu, Ralf I. Kaiser, Alexander M. Mebel, Vadim V. Kislov, Stephen J. Klippenstein, Lawrence B. Harding, Mao-Chang Liang, and Yuk L. Yung, A Crossed Molecular Beams Study on the Formation of the Exotic Cyanoethynyl Radical in Titan’s Atmosphere, Astrophysical Journal, 701, 1797-1803, 2009. [NSC 97-2628-M-001-001-]

35. Yuk L. Yung, M. C. Liang, X. Jiang, R. L. Shia, C. Lee, B. Bezard and E. Marcq, Evidence for carbonyl sulfide (OCS) conversion to CO in the lower atmosphere of Venus, Journal of Geophysical Research, 114, E00B34, doi:10.1029/2008JE003094, 2009. [NSC 97-2628-M-001-001-]

34. Mao-Chang Liang and Yuk L. Yung, Modeling the Distribution of H2O and HDO in the Upper Atmosphere of Venus, Journal of Geophysical Research, 114, E00B28, doi:10.1029/2008JE003095, 2009. [NSC 97-2628-M-001-001-]

33. Xun Jiang, Qinbin Li, Mao-Chang Liang, Run-Lie Shia, Moustafa T. Chahine, Edward T. Olsen, Luke L. Chen, Jame Randerson, and Yuk L. Yung, Simulation of upper tropospheric CO2 from chemistry and transport models, Global Biogeochemical Cycles, 22, GB4025, doi:10.1029/2007GB003049, 2008. [NSC 97-2628-M-001-001-]

32. Mao-Chang Liang, J. Tang, Zunyu Chan, X. D. Zheng, and Yuk L. Yung, Signature of Stratospheric Air at the Tibetan Plateau, Geophysical Research Letters, 35, L20816, doi:10.1029/2008GL035246, 2008. [NSC 97-2628-M-001-001-]

31. V. S. Meadows, G. Orton, M. Line, M.-C. Liang, Y. L. Yung, J. Van Cleve, M. Burgdorf, First Spitzer Observations of Neptune: Detection of New Hydrocarbons, Icarus, 197, 585-589, 2008.

30. Li Zhou, Ralf I. Kaiser, Li Gyun Gao, Agnes H. H. Chang, Mao-Chang Liang, and Yuk L. Yung, Pathways to Oxygen-Bearing Molecules in the Interstellar Medium and in Planetary Atmospheres: Cyclopropenone (c-C3H2O) and Propynal (HCCCHO), Astrophysical Journal, 686, 1493-1502, 2008. [NSC 97-2628-M-001-001-]

29. Mao-Chang Liang, King-Fai Li, Run-Lie Shia, and Yuk L. Yung, Short-period solar cycle signals in the ionosphere observed by FORMOSAT-3/COSMIC, Geophysical Research Letters, 35, L15818, doi:10.1029/2008GL034433, 2008. [NSC 96-2628-M-001-018-]

28. Christopher D. Parkinson, Amy C. Barr, Mao-Chang Liang, and Yuk L. Yung, Habitability of Enceladus: Planetary Conditions for Life, Origins of Life and Evolution of Biospheres, 38(4), doi: 10.1007/s11084-008-9135-4, 355-369, 2008.

27. Mao-Chang Liang, Geoffrey A. Blake, and Yuk L. Yung, Seasonal Cycle of C16O16O, C16O17O, and C16O18O in the Middle Atmosphere: Implications for mesospheric dynamics and biogeochemical sources and sinks of CO2, Journal of Geophysical Research, 113, D14S09, doi:10.1029/2007JD009659, 2008. [NSC 96-2628-M-001-018-]

26. Mao-Chang Liang, Alan N. Heays, Stephen T. Gibson, Brenton R. Lewisand, Yuk L. Yung, Source of Nitrogen Isotope Anomaly in HCN in the Atmosphere of Titan, Astrophysical Journal Letters, 664(2), 115-118, 2007.

25. Giovanna Tinetti, Alfred Vidal-Madjar, Mao-Chang Liang, Jean-Philippe Beaulieu, Yuk Yung, Sean Carey, Robert J. Barber, Jonathan Tennyson, Ignasi Ribas, Nicole Allard, Gilda E. Ballester, Jean-Michel Desert, David Ehrenreich, Roger Ferlet, Guillaume Hebrard, Alain Lecavelier des Etangs, David K. Sing, & Franck Selsis, Water vapour in the atmosphere of a transiting extrasolar planet, Nature, 448, 169-171, 2007.

24. Mao-Chang Liang and Yuk L. Yung, Sources of the Oxygen Isotopic Anomaly in Atmospheric N2O, Journal of Geophysical Research, 112, D13307, doi:10.1029/2006JD007876, 2007. [NSC 95-2111-M-001-009-]

23. Mao-Chang Liang, Yuk L. Yung, and Donald E. Shemansky, Photolytically Generated Aerosols in the Mesosphere and Thermosphere of Titan, Astrophysical Journal Letters, 661(2), 199-202, 2007.

22. Mao-Chang Liang, Bing-Ming Cheng, Hsiao-Chi Lu, Hong-Kai Chen, M. S. Alam, Yuan-Pern Lee, Yuk L. Yung, Isotopic Fractionation of Nitrogen in Ammonia in the Troposphere of Jupiter, Astrophysical Journal Letters, 657(2), 117-120, 2007.

21. Christopher D. Parkinson, Mao-Chang Liang, Hyman Hartman, Candice J. Hansen, Giovanna Tinetti, Victoria Meadows, Yuk L. Yung, Enceladus: Cassini Observations and Implications for the Search of Life, Astronomy and Astrophysics, 463, 353-357, 2007.

20. Giovanna Tinetti, Mao-Chang Liang, Alfred Vidal-Madjar, David Ehrenreich, Alain Lecavelier des Etangs dows, Yuk L. Yung, Infrared Transmission Spectra for Extrasolar Giant Planets, Astrophysical Journal Letters, 654(1), L99-L102, 2007.

19. Mao-Chang Liang, Geoffrey A. Blake, Brenton R. Lewis, and Yuk L. Yung, Oxygen Isotopic Composition of Carbon Dioxide in the Middle Atmosphere, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 10.1073/pnas.0610009104, 2007.

18. Mao-Chang Liang, Hyman Hartman, Robert E. Kopp, Joseph L. Kirschvink, and Yuk L. Yung, Production of Hydrogen Peroxide in the Atmosphere of a Snowball Earth and the Origin of Oxygenic Photosynthesis, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 10.1073/pnas.0608839103, 2006

17. Cheng, B.-M, Lu, H.-C., Chen, H.-K., Bahou, M., Lee, Y.-P., Mebel, A. M., Liang, M.-C., & Yung, Y. L., Absorption Cross Sections of NH3, NH2D, NHD2, and ND3 in the Spectral Range 140-220 nm and its Implication for Planetary Isotopic Fractionation, Astrophysical Journal, 647(2), 1535, 2006.

16. Run-Lie Shia, Mao-Chang Liang, Charles E. Miller, and Yuk L. Yung, CO2 in the Upper Troposphere: Influence of Stratosphere-Troposphere Exchange, Geophysical Research Letters, 33, L14814, doi:10.1029/2006GL026141, 2006.

15. Mao-Chang Liang, Fredrick W. Irion, Jason D. Weibel, Charles E. Miller, Geoffrey A. Blake, and

14. Mao-Chang Liang, Run-Lie Shia, Anthony Y.-T. Lee, Mark Allen, A. James Friedson, and Yuk L. Yung, Meridional Transport in the Stratosphere of Jupiter, Astrophysical Journal Letters, 635(2), 177, 2005.

13. Zhi-Qiang Shen, K. Y. Lo, M.-C. Liang, Paul T. P. Ho & J.-H. Zhao, A size of ~1 AU for the radio source Sgr A* at the center of the Milky Way, Nature, 438, 62, 2005.

12. Charles E. Miller, Robert M. Onorato, Mao-Chang Liang, and Yuk L. Yung, Extraordinary Isotopic Fractionation in Ozone Photolysis, Geophysical Research Letters, 32(14), L14814, 10.1029/2005GL023160, 2005.

11. Yung, Yuk L., Liang, Mao-Chang, Blake, Geoffrey A., Richard P. Muller, and Charles E. Miller,  Reply to comment by Röckmann & Kaiser on “Evidence for O-Atom Exchange in the O(1D) + N2O Reaction as the Source of Mass-Independent Isotopic Fractionation in Atmospheric N2O”, Geophysical Research Letters, 32(11), L11808 10.1029/2005GL022669, 2005.

10. Liang, Mao-Chang, Benjamin F. Lane, Robert T. Pappalardo, Mark Allen, and Yung, Yuk L., Atmosphere of Callisto, Journal of Geophysical Research, 110(E2) E02003, 10.1029/2004JE00232, 2005. 

9. Yung, Yuk L., Liang, Mao-Chang, Blake, Geoffrey A., Richard P. Muller, and Charles E. Miller, Evidence for O-Atom Exchange in the O(1D)+N2O Reaction as the Source of Mass-Independent Isotopic Fractionation in Atmospheric N2O, Geophysical Research Letters, 31(19) 19106, doi: 10.1029/2004GL020950, 2004.

8. Liang, Mao-Chang, Blake, Geoffrey A., and Yung, Yuk L., A Semi-Analytic Model for Photo-Induced Isotopic Fractionation in Simple Molecules, Journal of Geophysical Research, 109(D10), D10308, 2004.

7. Liang, Mao-Chang; Seager, Sara; Parkinson, Christopher D.; Lee, Anthony Y.-T.; Yung, Yuk L., On the Insignificance of Photochemical Hydrocarbon Aerosols in the Atmospheres of Close-in Extrasolar Giant Planets, Astrophysical Journal Letters, 605, L61-L64, 2004.

6. Morgan, C.G., M. Allen, M.C. Liang, R.L. Shia, G.A. Blake, and Y.L. Yung, Isotopic fractionation of nitrous oxide in the stratosphere: Comparison between model and observations, Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, 109(D4), D04305, 2004.

5. Liang, Mao-Chang; Parkinson, Christopher D.; Lee, Anthony Y.-T.; Yung, Yuk L.; Seager, Sara, Source of Atomic Hydrogen in the Atmosphere of HD 209458b, Astrophysical Journal Letters, 596, L247-L250, 2003.

4. Blake, G.A., Liang M.C., Morgan C.G., and Yung Y.L., A Born-Oppenheimer photolysis model of N2O fractionation, Geophysical Research Letters, 30(12), 58, 1656, doi:10.129/2003GL016932, 2003.

3. Zhi-Qiang Shen, M. C. Liang, K. Y. Lo, M. Miyoshi, Searching for Structural Variability in Sgr A*, Astronomische Nachrichten, 324(S1), DOI: 10.1002/asna.200385090, 2003.

2. Liang, M.C.; Geballe, T.R.; Lo, K.Y.; Kim, D.-C., Infrared Line Emission in the Interacting Region of Arp 244 (the Antennae): Colliding Molecular Cloud Complexes?, Astrophysical Journal Letters, 549(1), 59, 2001.

1. H.-K. Chang, T. Guo, M.-C. Liang, C. Ho, Determining Emission Location and Mechanisms of High Energy Emission from Pulsars -- the Role of INTEGRAL, Astrophysical Letters and Communications, 38, 53, 1999.

 Yuk L. Yung, Isotopic Composition of Stratospheric Ozone, Journal of Geophysical Research, 111, D02302, doi:10.1029/2005JD006342, 2006.

 

Conference Proceedings and Reports

3. Liang, M.-C., Synchrotron Radiation: Planetary Applications, National Synchrotron Radiation Research Center Activity Report, 2008.

2. Seager, S., Liang, M.-C., Parkinson, C. D., Yung, Y. L., Exoplanet Atmospheres and Photochemistry, Proceedings of the International Astronomical Union, 1: 491-498, doi:10.1017/S1743921306007514, 2005.

1. Zhi-Qiang Shen, M. C. Liang, K. Y. Lo, M. Miyoshi, Searching for Structural Variability in Sgr A*, Astronomische Nachrichten, 324(S1), DOI: 10.1002/asna.200385090, 2003.