Dr. Bo-Wen Shen 

Associate Professor

Department of Mathematics and Statistics

San Diego State University (SDSU)


Phone: 619-594-5962


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Shen et al. (2021, 2022) suggested a revised view that

The atmosphere possesses chaos and order;  it includes, as examples, emerging organized systems (such as tornadoes) and time varying forcing from recurrent seasons”, 

in contrast to the conventional view of “weather is chaotic”.

A Generalized Lorenz Model 

Two Types of Sensitivities Within Lorenz Models

Three Kinds of Butterfly Effects

Multistability and Attractor Coexistence 

30-day Simulations of African Easterly Waves

Multiscale Processes of Tropical Cyclogenesis