Alfaro S C, Gomes L, 2001. Modeling mineral aerosol production by wind erosion: emission intensities and aerosol size distribution in source areas. J. Geophys. Res., 106(D16): 18075-18084.
 Dong Zhibao, 2000. Blown sand physics: the basis of research on dust emission and control. Impact of Science on Society, 4: 42-44. (in Chinese)
 Dong Zhibao, Qu Jianjun, Liu Xiaoping et al., 2001. Experimental research on the surface resistance coefficient of gobi. Science in China (Series D), 31(11): 953-958. (in Chinese)
 Guo Ni, Zhang Jie, Han Tao et al., 2004. Discussion on relationship between sandstorm occurrence and spatial terrain in northern China. Journal of Desert Research, 24(5): 576-581. (in Chinese)
 Judd M J, Raupach M R, Fininigan J J, 1996. A wind tunnel study of turbulent flow around single and multiple windbreaks: Part I. velocity and boundary layer. Meteorology, 80(1/2): 127-165.
 Langford R P, 1989. Fluvial-aeolian interactions (Part I): modern systems. Sedimentology, 36: 1023-1035.
 Lee S J, Kim H B, 1999. Laboratory measurements of velocity and turbulence field behind porous fences. Wind Eng. Ind. Aerodyn., 80: 311-326.
 Li Xiaoyan, Liu Lianyou, 2003. Effect of gravel mulch on aeolian dust accumulation in the semiarid region of northwest China. Soil & Tillage Research, 70: 73-81.
 Mei Fanmin, Zhang Xiaoye, Cao Junji et al., 2004. Quantitatively assessing the influence of various surface land cover types on wind erosion on intensity in dust sources in China. Marine Geology & Quaternary Geology, 24(1): 119-124. (in Chinese)
 Mei Fanmin, Zhang Xiaoye, Lu Huayu et al., 2004. The influence of size distribution of soil micro-aggregates on dust emission flux in northern China. Chinese Science Bulletin, 49(17): 1776-1784. (in Chinese)
 Roels Bas, Sebastiaan Dongers, Marinus J A et al., 2001. Relation of wind-induced sand displacement to plant biomass and plant sand-binding capacity. Acta Botanica Sinica, 43(9): 979-982.
 Shi Peijun, Yan Ping, Yuan Yi, 2002. Wind erosion research in China: past, present, and future. In: Proceedings of the Keynote Paper for 12th International Soil Conservation Organization Conference, 1-18.
 Wang Shigong, Dong Guangrong, Yang Debao et al., 1996. A study on sand-dust storms over the desert region in north China. Journal of Natural Disasters, 5(2): 86-94. (in Chinese)
 Wang Tao, 2003. Desert and Desertification in China. Shijiazhuang: Hebei Science and Technology Publishing House, 214-796. (in Chinese)
 Wang Tao, Chen Guangting, Qian Zhengan et al., 2001. Situation of sand-dust storms and countermeasures in North China. Journal of Desert Research, 21(4): 322-327. (in Chinese)
 Wang Xunming, Dong Zhibao, Zhang Jiawu et al., 2004. Modern dust storms in China: an overview. Journal of Arid Environments, 58: 559-574.
 Yang Xuchao, Liu Xiaodong, 2004. A preliminary study on relationship of prior precipitation in mid-latitude East Asia and spring severe dust storms in northern China. Arid Land Geography, 27(3): 293-299. (in Chinese)
 Yong C C, 1931. On the gobi deflation plane, the gobi erosion plane. Bulletin of Geological Society of China, 11(2): 161-169.
 Yue Leping, Yang Lirong, Li Zhipei et al., 2004. Grain size distribution of the sediments of dry lakebed in the northwest of China and sand-dust weather in East Asia. Acta Sedimentologica Sinica, 22(2): 325-331. (in Chinese)
 Zhang Shengbang, Dong Xu, Liu Yuzhang et al., 1999. Soil erosion modeling study in southeastern Qaidam Basin. Journal of Desert Research, 19(3): 293-295.