REFEREED PAPERS IN JOURNALS AND BOOKS
Hsu, P.-C., P.-S. Chu, and H. Murakami, 2013: An abrupt decrease in the late-season typhoon activity over the western North Pacific. J. Climate, accepted.
Chen, Y.-L., P.-L. Lin, F. Hsiao, P.-S. Chu, and M.-H. Su, 2013: Asia-Pacific Natural Hazard conference: Distraous weather in a changing climate. Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., in press.
Chen, Y. R., and P.-S. Chu, 2013: Trends in precipitation extremes and return levels in the Hawaiian Islands under a changing climate. Int. J. Climatol., accepted.
Chowdhury M. R., P.-S, Chu, and C. Guard, 2013: An Improved Sea Level Forecasting Scheme for Hazards Management in the U.S.-Affiliated Pacific Islands. Int. J. Climatol, in press.
Giambelluca, T., Q. Chen, A. Frazier, J. Price, Y.-L. Chen, P.-S. Chu, J. Eischeid, and D.M. Delparte, 2013: Online rainfall atlas of Hawaii. Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 94, 154-160.
Garza, J., P.-S. Chu, C. Norton, and T.A. Schroeder, 2012: Changes of the prevailing trade winds over the Isalnds of Hawaii and the North Pacific. J. Geophys. Res. (Atmospheres), 117, D11109, doi: 10.1029/2011JD016888.
Chu, P.S., J.-H. Kim, and Y.R. Chen, 2012: Have steering flows over the western North Pacific and the South China Sea changed over the last 50 years? Geophys. Res. Lett., 39, L10704, doi:10.1029/2012GL051709.
Kim, H.-S., J.-H. Kim, C.-H. Ho, and P.-S. Chu, 2012: Track-pattern-based model for seasonal prediction of tropical cyclone activity in the western North Pacific. J Climate, 25, 4660-4679, doi: 10.1175/JCLI-D-11-00236.1.
Craddock, R.A., A.D. Howard, R. P. Irwin, R. M. E. Williams, S. Tooth, P.-S. Chu, and D. Swanson, 2012: Gully Development in the Keanakako'i Tephra, Kilauea Volcano, Hawai'i: Implications for Fluvial Erosion and Valley Network Formation on Early Mars. J. Geophys. Res. (Planet),. 117, E08009, doi:10.1029/2012JE004074.
Norton, C., P.-S. Chu, and T. A. Schroeder, 2011: Estimating changes in future heavy rainfall events for Oahu, Hawaii: A statistical downscaling approach. J. Geophys. Res (Atmospheres)., 116, D17110, doi: 10.1029/2011JD015641.
Lu, M.-M., P.-S. Chu, and Y.-C. Lin, 2010: Seasonal prediction of tropical cyclone activity in the vicinity of Taiwan using the Bayesian multivariate regression method. Weather and Forecasting, 25, 1780-1795.
Chu, P.-S., X. Zhao, C.-H. Ho, H.-S. Kim, M.-M. Lu, and J.-H. Kim, 2010: Bayesian forecasting of seasonal typhoon activity: A track-pattern-oriented categorization approach. J. Climate, 23, 6654-6668.
Chowdhury, M..R., A.G. Barnston, C. Guard, S. Duncan, T.A. Schroeder, and P.-S. Chu, 2010: Sea-level variability and change in the US-affiliated Pacific islands: Understanding the high sea levels during 2006-2008. Weather, 65, 263-268.
Kim, H.S., C.-H. Ho, P.-S. Chu, and J.-H. Kim, 2010: Seasonal prediction of summertime tropical cyclone activity over the East China Sea using the least absolute deviation regression and the Poisson regression. Int. J. Climatol., 30, 210-219.
Kim, J.-H., C.-H. Ho, and P.-S. Chu, 2010: Dipolar redistribution of summertime tropical cyclone genesis between the Philippine Sea and the northern South China Sea and its possible mechanisms. J. Geophys. Res-Atmosphere., 115, D06104, doi:10.1029/2009JD012196.
Chowdhury, MR., P.-S. Chu, X. Zhao, T.A. Schroeder, and J. Marra, 2010: Sea level extremes in the U.S.-affiliated Pacific islands - A coastal hazard scenario to aid in decision analyses. J. Coast. Conserv.,14, 53-62, DOI 10.1007/s11852-010-0086-3.
Tu, J.-Y., C. Chou, and P.-S. Chu, 2009: Abrupt shift of typhoon activity in the vicinity of Taiwan and its association with the western North Pacific-East Asia climate change. J. Climate, 22, 3617-3628.
Ho, C.-H., H.-S. Kim, and P.-S. Chu, 2009: Seasonal prediction of tropical cyclone frequency over the east China Sea through a Bayesian Poisson-regression method.
Chowdhury, Md. R., P.-S. Chu, T.A. Schroeder, and X. Zhao, 2008: Variability and predictability of sea-level extremes in the Hawaiian and U.S. Trust Islands: A knowledge base for coastal hazards management. J. Coastal Conservation, 12, 93-104.
Chowdhury, Md. R., P.-S. Chu, X. Zhao, and T.A. Schroeder, 2008: Sea-level extremes and challenges to manage the risk of coastal hazards in the vicinity of Hawaiian Islands. Solutions to Coastal Disasters, L. Wallendorf, C. Jones, L. Ewing, and B. Jaffe, Eds., American Society of Civil Engineers, 28-37.
Chowdhury, Md. R., P,-S. Chu, T.A. Schroeder, and N. Colasacco, 2007: Seasonal sea-level forecasts by canonical correlation analysis - An operational scheme for the U.S.-affiliated Pacific islands. Int. J. Climatol., 27, 1389-1402.
Chu, P.-S., X. Zhao, C.-T. Lee, and M.-M. Lu, 2007: Climate prediction of tropical cyclone activity in the vicinity of Taiwan using the multivariate least absolute deviation regression method. Terrestrial, Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences, 18, 805-825.
Yu, Z.-P., P.-S, Chu and T.A. Schroeder, 1997: Predictive skills of seasonal to annual rainfall variations in the U.S. affiliated Pacific islands: Canonical correlation and multivariate principal component regression approaches. J. Climate, 10, 2586-2599.
Chu, P.-S., 1995: Book review for "Monsoons over China" by Ding Yihui. Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 76, 254-255.
Chu, P.-S. and Y. He, 1994: Long-range prediction of Hawaiian winter rainfall using canonical correlation analysis. Int. J. Climatol., 14, 659-669.
Chu, P.-S., 1993: Some applications of time series models to climate study (Southern Oscillation): Modeling, forecasting and predictability. Stochastic Hydrology and Its Use in Water Resources Systems Simulation and Optimization. J.B. Marco, R. Harboe, and J.D. Salas, Eds., Kluwer Academic Publishers, 223-227.
Chu, P.-S., 1991: Brazil's climate anomalies and ENSO. Teleconnections linking worldwide climate anomalies: Scientific basis and societal impact. M.H. Glantz, R.W. Katz, and N. Nicholls, Eds., Cambridge University Press, 43-71.
Chu, P.-S., and J. Frederick, 1990: Westerly wind bursts and surface heat fluxes in the equatorial western Pacific in May 1982. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan, 68, 523-537.
Chen, W., and P.-S. Chu, 1990: On the couplings between Chebyshev coefficients as derived from the monthly mean geopotential fields at 500 hPa over East Asia and the Southern Oscillation. Adv. Atmos. Sci., 7, 347-353.
Chu, P.-S., 1989: Hawaiian drought and the Southern Oscillation. Int. J. Climatol., 9, 619-631.
Chu, P.-S., 1988: Extratropical forcing and the burst of equatorial westerlies in the western Pacific: A synoptic study. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan, 66, 549-564.
Chu, P.-S. and R.W. Katz, 1987: Measures of predictability with application to the Southern Oscillation. Mon. Wea. Rev., 115, 1542-1549.
Hastenrath, S., M.-C. Wu and P.-S. Chu, 1984: Towards the monitoring and prediction of Northeast Brazil droughts. Quart. J. Roy. Meteor. Soc., 110, 411-425.
Chu, P.-S. and D. Sikdar, 1983: Characteristics of sea-level pressure and surface temperature variations during Winter MONEX: December 1978. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan, 61, 717-726.
V.E. Kousky and P.-S. Chu, 1978: Fluctuations in annual rainfall for northeast Brazil.