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Ning Baiqi
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  Space Physices
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  No.19 Beitucheng West Road, Chaoyang District, Beijing, 100029, China

Education and Appointments:
Dr. NING Baiqi
Professor in Institute of Geology and Geophysics Director of Laboratory for space environment probing
Bachelor in Electronic Engineering & Information Science, 1981, Wuhan University, China
Master in Space Physics, 1987, Wuhan Institute of Physics, CAS, China
Ph. D in Space Physics, 1993, Wuhan Institute of Physics, CAS, China
Professional Activities
Assistant Professor, 1988-1992, Wuhan Institute of Physics, CAS, China
Associate Professor, 1993-1996, Wuhan Institute of Physics, CAS, China
Professor, 1996-2003, Wuhan Institute of Physics and Mathematics, CAS, China
Professor, 2004-, Institute of Geology and Geophysics, CAS, China
1998-1999, Visiting Scientist, University of Massachusetts Lowell, USA

Research Interests:
  1. Ionospheric sounding and diagnosis
  2. Ionospheric radio wave propagation and its application
  3. New techniques, such as network observation, software radio etc. for space environment probing
Public Services:

  • Hubei Science and Technology Award (1995)
  • National Invention Award ( 1996)
  • National Science and Technology Award (2003)
  • National Natural Science Award (2015)

Supported Projects:
  1. Observation on temporal an d spatial variation of equatorial ionization anomaly, NSFC project, 2016-2019
  2. Data center of geophysics, National earth system data sharing infrastructure, 2014-2017
  3. Study on temporal and spatial evolution of low latitude ionospheric F region irregularities, NSFC project, 2014-2017
  4. Agile digital ionosonde technique and system, NSFC project, 2012-2015
  5. Observation of low-latitude E-region ionospheric irregularities, NSFC project, 2011-2013
  6. Solar-terrestrial environment research network, CAS key station network project , 2012-1014
  7. Ionospheric historical data compilation, National basic key project, 2009-2013

Selected Publication:
  1. Li, G., Y. Otsuka, B. Ning, M. A. Abdu, M. Yamamoto, W. Wan, L. Liu, and P. Abadi, Enhanced ionospheric plasma bubble generation in more active ITCZ, Geophys. Res. Lett., 43, doi:10.1002/2016GL068145.,2016
  2. Chen, G., C. Wu, S. Zhang, B. Ning, X. Huang, D. Zhong, H. Qi, J. Wang, and L. Huang Midlatitude ionospheric responses to the 2013 SSW under high solar activity, J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 121, 790–803, doi:10.1002/2015JA021980.,2016
  3. Li, G., B. Ning, Y.-H. Chu, I. M. Reid, L. Hu, B. K. Dolman, J. Xiong, G.. Jiang, G. Yang, and C. Yan, Structural evolution of long-duration meteor trail irregularities driven by neutral wind, J. Geophys. Res., doi: 10.1002/2014JA020116, 2015
  4. Li, G., B. Ning, L. Liu, M. A. Abdu, W. Wan, and L. Hu, Shear in the zonal drifts of 3 m irregularities inside spread F plumes observed over Sanya, J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 120, 8146–8154, doi:10.1002/2015JA021497, 2015
  5. Liu, K., G. Li, B. Ning, L. Hu, and H. Li, Statistical characteristics of low-latitude ionospheric scintillation over China, Advances in Space Research, 55, 1356-1365, 2015
  6. Zhao, X., B. Ning, L. Liu, G. Song, A prediction model of short-term ionospheric foF2 based on AdaBoost, Advances in Space Research, 53, 387–394, 2014
  7. Hu, L., B. Ning, L. Liu, B. Zhao, Y. Chen and G. Li, Comparison between ionospheric peak parameters retrieved from COSMIC measurement and ionosonde observation over Sanya, Adv. Space Res., 54, 929-938, doi: 10.1016/j.asr.2014.05.012., 2014
  8. Hu L., B. Ning, L. Liu, B. Zhao, G. Li, B. Wu, Z. Huang, X. Hao, S. Chang and Z. Wu, Validation of COSMIC ionospheric peak parameters by the measurements of ionosonde chain in China, Ann. Geophys., 32, 1-9, doi: 10.5194/angeo-32-1-2014, 2014
  9. Li, G., B. Ning, L. Hu, Interferometry observations of low-latitude E-region irregularity patches using the Sanya VHF radar. Sci China Tech Sci, 57, 1552-1561, doi: 0.1007/s11431-014-5592-3, 2014
  10. Li, G., B. Ning, W. Wan, I. M. Reid, L. Hu, X. Yue, J. P. Younger, and B. K. Dolman, Observational evidence of high-altitude meteor trail from radar interferometer, Geophys. Res. Lett., 41, doi:10.1002/2014GL061478, 2014
  11. Ning, B., G. Li, L. Hu, M. Li, Observations on the field-aligned irregularities using Sanya VHF radar: 1. Ionospheric E-region continuous echoes, Chinese Journal Geophysics, 56(3): 719-730, 2013
  12. Ding, F., W. Wan, B. Ning, B. Zhao, Q. Li, Y. Wang, L. Hu, R. Zhang, and B. Xiong, Observations of poleward-propagating large-scale traveling Discussions ionospheric disturbances in southern China, Ann. Geophys., 31, 377–385, 2013
  13. Li, H., B. Ning, G. Li, Observations on hundred meter- and meter- scale ionospheric irregularity drifts at low latitude,Progress in Geophys., 28(2): 054500553, doi:10.6038/ pg20130203, 2013
  14. Hu, L., B. Ning, G. Li, B. Zhao, B. Wu, X. Hao, Multi-instruments observation of low latitude ionospheric irregularities response to Oct 2010 storm, Chinese Journal Geophysics, 56(2): 365-373, 2013
  15. Ning, B., L. Hu, G. Li, W. Wan and L. Liu, The first time observations of low-latitude ionospheric irregularities by VHF radar in Hainan. Sci China Tech Sci, doi: 10.1007/s11431-012-4800-2, 2012
  16. Li, G., B. Ning, L. Hu, Y.-H. Chu, I. M. Reid, and B. K. Dolman, A comparison of lower thermospheric winds derived from range spread and specular meteor trail echoes, J. Geophys. Res., 117, A03310, doi:10.1029/2011JA016847, 2012
  17. Xiong, J., W. Wan , B. Ning et al. Seasonal variations of night mesopause temperature in Beijing observed by SATI4. Sci China Tech Sci, 55: doi: 10.1007/s11431-012-4779-8, 2012
  18. Shen, J., B. Ning, W. Wan and L. Hu. Research on observing and analyzing phase differences of all-sky meteor radar. Chin. J. Space Sci., 32(1): 75-84, 2012
  19. Li, Q., B. Ning B. Zhao et al. Applications of the CMONC based GNSS data in monitoring and investigation of ionospheric space weather,55(7): 2193 2202, doi:10.6038/j.issn. 0001 5733, 2012.07.006, 2012
  20. Li, G., B. Ning, A. K. Patra, W. Wan, and L. Hu, Investigation of low‐latitude E and valley region irregularities: Their relationship to equatorial plasma bubble bifurcation, J. Geophys. Res., 116, A11319, doi:10.1029/2011JA016895, 2011
  21. Li, G., B. Ning, M. A. Abdu, X. Yue, L. Liu, W. Wan, and L. Hu, On the occurrence of post midnight equatorial F region irregularities during the June solstice, J. Geophys. Res., 116, A04318, doi:10.1029/2010JA016056, 2011
  22. Li, Z., and B. Ning, Planetary-scale wave observations over a low-latitude E region using simultaneous observations of VHF radar and ionosonde over Sanya, J. Geophys. Res., 115, A12325, doi:10.1029/2010JA015816, 2010
  23. Ding, F., W. Wan, B. Ning, L. Liu, H. Le, G. Xu, M. Wang, G. Li, Y. Chen, Z. Ren, B. Xiong, L. Hu, X. Yue, B. Zhao, F. Li, and M. Yang, GPS TEC response to the 22 July 2009 total solar eclipse in East Asia, J. Geophys. Res., 115, A07308, doi:10.1029/2009JA015113, 2010
  24. Li, G., B. Ning, Z. Ren and L. Hu, Statistics of GPS ionospheric scintillation and irregularities over polar regions at solar minimum, GPS Solution, DOI 10.1007/s10291-009-0156-x, 2010
  25. Hong, W., B. Ning,L. Hu et a1.An introduction to the digitalizing conversion of film ionogram.Progress in Geophys., 25(1)169-178, 2010
  26. Yuan, Z., B. Ning and X. Deng, Effects of TADs on the F region of the mid-latitude ionosphere during an intense geomagnetic storm, Advances in Space Research,44, 9, 1013-1018, 2009
  27. Li, G., B. Ning, B. Zhao, L. Liu, W. Wan, F. Ding, J. S. Xu, J. Y. Liu, and K. Yumoto, Characterizing the 10 November 2004 storm-time middle-latitude plasma bubble event in Southeast Asia using multi-instrument observations, J. Geophys. Res., 114, A07304, doi:10.1029/2009JA014057, 2009
  28. Li ,G., B. Ning, B. Zhao, L. Liu, J.Y. Liu, K. Yumoto, Effects of geomagnetic storm on GPS ionospheric scintillations at Sanya, J. Atmos. Solar-Terr. Physics, 70(7), 1034-1045, 2008
  29. Li, G., B. Ning, L. Liu, B. Zhao, X. Yue, S.-Y. Su, and S. Venkatraman, Correlative study of plasma bubbles, evening equatorial ionization anomaly and equatorial pre-reversal E×B drifts at solar maximum, Radio Sci., 43, RS4005, doi:10.1029/2007RS003760, 2008
  30. Ding, Z., B. Ning, W. Wan, and L. Liu , Automatic scaling of F2 layer parameters from Ionograms based on the empirical orthogonal function (EOF) analysis of ionospheric electron density, Earth Planets Space, 59, 51-58, 2007
  31. Zhu, Z., B. Ning and W. Wan, Measurement and analysis of ionospheric virtual height with high precision, Chinese Journal of Space Science, 27(3), 204-210, 2007
  32. Zhu, Z. and B. Ning, Study of disturbance observation mode in ionospheric vertical sounding, Chinese Journal of Radio Science, 22(5), 760-766, 2007
  33. Li, G., B. Ning, W. Wan and B. Zhao, Observation of GPS ionospheric scintillation over Wuhan during geomagnetic storms, Ann. Geophysicae, 24(7), 1581-1590, 2006
  34. Liu, L., W. Wan, and B. Ning, A study of the ionogram derived effective scale height around the ionospheric hmF2, Ann. Geophysicae, 24(3), 851-860, 2006
  35. Liu, L., W. Wan, B. Ning, O. M. Pirog, and V. I. Kurkin, Solar activity variations of the ionospheric peak electron density, J. Geophy. Res., 111, doi:10.1029/2006JA011598, 2006
  36. Chen, J. and B. Ning, Observation on meteor velocities of the Quadrantid meteor shower by using Wuhan meteor radar, Chinese Journal of Space Science, 26(2), 118-123, 2006
  37. Li, G., B. Ning and H. Yuan, Design and realization of a real-time GPS ionospheric scintillation monitoring system, Chinese Journal of Radio Science, 20(6), 758-764, 2005
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