Only peer-reviewed journal papers. See Google Scholar for the full list.

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Chattopadhyay A., Subel A. & Hassanzadeh P., Data-driven super-parameterization using deep learning: Experimentation with multi-scale Lorenz 96 systems and transfer-learning, in revision (arXiv)

Khodkar M. A.Hassanzadeh P., Antoulas T., A Koopman-based framework for forecasting the spatiotemporal evolution of chaotic dynamics with nonlinearities modeled as exogenous forcings, in revision (arXiv)


[28] Hassanzadeh P., Lee C.-Y., Nabizadeh E., Camargo S.J., Ma D. & Yeung L.Y., Effects of climate change on the movements of future landfalling Texas tropical cyclones, Nature Communications, in press

[27] Chattopadhyay A.Hassanzadeh P. & Subramanian D., Data-driven prediction of a multi-scale Lorenz 96 chaotic system using machine learning methods: Reservoir computing, artificial neural network, and long short-term memory network, Nonlinear Processes in Geophysics, in press (NPG discussion) [open access]
– Preliminary findings were presented (poster) at The International Conference on Machine Learning (ICML) workshop Climate Change: How Can AI Help?

[26] Ebad Sichani M., Anarde K.A., Capshaw K.M., Padgett J.E., Meidl R.A., Hassanzadeh P., Loch-Temzelides T.P. & Bedient P.B., Hurricane risk assessment of petroleum infrastructure in a changing climate, Frontiers in Built Environment (Special topic: Worsening Tropical Cyclone Impact in Cities), in press (link)

[25] Chattopadhyay A., Nabizadeh E. & Hassanzadeh P., Analog forecasting of extreme-causing weather patterns using deep learning, Journal of Advances in Modeling Earth Systems, 2020 (link) [open access]
In the news: Rice press release, AGU’s EOS, XSEDE featured story, The BatchThe RegisterScienceDaily
Data: The training/testing sets used in this paper are available on Zenodo (link)

[24] Chattopadhyay A.Hassanzadeh P. & Pasha S., Predicting clustered weather patterns: A test case for applications of convolutional neural networks to spatio-temporal climate data, Scientific Reports, 10, 2020 (link) [open access]


[23] Nabizadeh E., Hassanzadeh P., Yang D. & Barnes E.A., Size of the atmospheric blocking events: Scaling law and response to climate change, Geophysical Research Letters, 46, 2019 (link) [pre-print]
In the news: Rice press release, NSF Research News, & ScienceDaily

[22] Chan P., Hassanzadeh P. & Kuang Z., Evaluating indices of blocking anticyclones in terms of their linear relations with surface hot extremes, Geophysical Research Letters, 46, 2019 (link)

[21] Hassanzadeh P. & Kuang Z., Quantifying the annular mode dynamics in an idealized atmosphere, Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, 76, 2019 (link) [pre-print]

[20] Khodkar M. A.Hassanzadeh P., Nabi S. & Grover P., Reduced-order modeling of fully turbulent buoyancy-driven flows using the Green’s function method, Physical Review Fluids, 4, 2019 (link) [pre-print] Selected for Editors’ Suggestion

[19] Pasha S., Hassanzadeh P.,  Ecker M. & Ho-Fung V., A hierarchical classification of adolescent idiopathic scoliosis: Identifying the distinguishing features in 3D spinal deformities, PLoS One, 14, 2019 (link) [open access]


[18] Khodkar M.A. & Hassanzadeh P., Data-driven reduced modelling of turbulent Rayleigh-Benard convection using DMD-enhanced Fluctuation-Dissipation Theorem, Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 852, 2018 (link) [pre-print]

[17] Ronalds B., Barnes E.A. & Hassanzadeh P., A barotropic mechanism for the response of jet stream variability to Arctic Amplification and sea ice loss, Journal of Climate, 2018 (link) [open access]


[16] Anderson B.T., Hassanzadeh P. & Caballero R., Persistent anomalies of the extratropical Northern Hemisphere wintertime circulation as an initiator of El Niño/Southern Oscillation events, Scientific Reports, 7, 2017 (link) [open access]

[15] Jeevanjee N., Hassanzadeh P., Hill S. & Sheshadri A., A perspective on climate model hierarchies, Journal of Advances in Modeling Earth Systems, 9, 2017 (link) [open access]

[14] Ma D., Hassanzadeh P. & Kuang Z., Quantifying the eddy-jet feedback strength of the annular mode in an idealized GCM and reanalysis data, Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, 74, 2017 (link) [open access]

[13] Mahdinia M., Hassanzadeh P., Marcus P.S. & Jiang C.-H., Stability of 3D Gaussian vortices in an unbounded, rotating, vertically-stratified Boussinesq flow: Linear analysis, Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 824, 2017 (link) [pre-print]


[12] Hassanzadeh P. & Kuang Z., The linear response function of an idealized atmosphere: Part II: Implications for the practical use of the Fluctuation-Dissipation Theorem and the role of operator’s nonnormality, Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, 73, 2016 (link) [open access]

[11] Hassanzadeh P. & Kuang Z., The linear response function of an idealized atmosphere. Part I: Construction using Green’s functions and applications, Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, 73, 2016 (link) [open access]


[10] Hassanzadeh P. & Kuang Z., Blocking variability: Arctic Amplification versus Arctic Oscillation, Geophysical Research Letters, 42, 2015 (link) [open access]

[9] Marcus P.S., Pei S., Jiang C.-H., Barranco J.A., Hassanzadeh P. & Lecoanet D., Zombie vortex instability. I. A purely hydrodynamic instability to resurrect the dead zones of protoplanetary disks, The Astrophysical Journal, 808, 2015 (link) [pre-print]


[8] Hassanzadeh P., Kuang Z. & Farrell B.F., Responses of midlatitude blocks and wave amplitude to changes in the meridional temperature gradient in an idealized dry GCM, Geophysical Research Letters, 41, 2014 (link) Selected for AGU Research Spotlight and Editor’s Highlights

[7] Hassanzadeh P., Chini G.P. & Doering C.R., Wall to wall optimal transport, Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 751, 2014 (link) [pre-print]


[6] Marcus P.S., Pei S., Jiang C.-H. & Hassanzadeh P., Three-dimensional vortices generated by self-replication in stably stratified rotating shear flows, Physical Review Letters, 111, 2013 (link)
In the news: Berkeley News Center, ScienceDaily, and other news outlets

[5] Hassanzadeh P., Marcus P.S. & Le Gal P., The universal aspect ratio of vortices in rotating stratified flows: theory and simulation, Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 706, 2012 (link)

[4] Hassanzadeh P. & Raithby G.D., Efficient iterative solution of the P1 equation, Journal of Heat Transfer, 131, 2009 (link)

[3] Hassanzadeh P., Raithby G.D. & Chui E.H., Efficient calculation of radiation heat transfer in anisotropically scattering media using the QL method, Journal of Computational Thermal Sciences, 1, 2009 (link)

[2] Hassanzadeh P. & Raithby G.D., Application of the finite volume method to the second-order radiative transfer equation: accuracy and solution cost, Journal of Numerical Heat Transfer-B, 53, 2008 (link)

[1] Hassanzadeh P., Raithby G.D. & Chui E.H., The efficient calculation of radiation heat transfer in participating media, Journal of Thermophysics and Heat Transfer, 22, 2008 (link)