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Earth and Environmental System Modeling

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Title Principal Investigator(s) Institution Project Startsort ascending Project End
Simulating Estuarine Wetland Function: Nitrogen Removal, Carbon Sequestration, and Greenhouse Gas Fluxes at the River-Land-Ocean Interface 2025
3-D Land Energy and Moisture Exchanges: Harnessing High Resolution Terrestrial Information to Refine Atmosphere-to-Land interactions in Earth System Models 2020 2022
Improving the Parameterization of Cloud and Rain Microphysics in E3SM Using a Novel Observationally-Constrained Bayesian Approach 2020 2023
Investigating Cloud Feedbacks in Earth System Models 2020 2023
The Role of Deep Convection and Large-scale Circulation in Driving Model Spread in Low Cloud Feedback and Equilibrium Climate Sensitivity 2020 2023
Efficiently Resolving the Terrestrial-Aquatic Interface in E3SM with Sub-Grid Methods to Improve Coastal Simulations 2020 2023
Improving the Capabilities and Computational Efficiency of the RTE+RRTMGP Radiation Code 2020 2023
Improving the Initial State of Biogeochemical Components in Earth System Models 2020 2023
Interactions Between Land Use, Fires and Dust as Drivers of Global Climate Change 2020 2023
Variability and Change in Tropical Cyclone Characteristics: Coupled Atmosphere-Ocean Drivers and Coastal Impacts 2020 2025
Extreme Drought, Heat, and Wildfire Impacts on Coastal Water Relations 2020 2025
Ocean Physical-Biogeochemical Interactions in the CMIP6 and E3SM Earth System Models 2020 2023
Coupling of Land and Atmospheric Subgrid Parameterizations (CLASP) 2020 2023
Modeling Arctic Storms and Impacts of Diminishing Sea Ice 2020 2022
Integrated Coastal Modeling (ICoM) 2019 2022
Collaborative Research: Understanding Air-Sea Feedbacks to the MJO Through Process Evaluation of Observations and E3SM Experiments 2019 2022
Assessing the Influence of Background State and Climate Variability on Tropical Cyclones Using Initialized Ensembles and Mesh Refinement in E3SM 2019 2022
Influence of Antarctic and Greenland Continental Shelf Circulation on High-Latitude Oceans in E3SM 2019 2022
Efficient and Scalable Time-Stepping Algorithms and Reduced-Order Modeling for Ocean System Simulation 2019 2022
A Framework for Improving Analysis and Modeling of Earth System and Intersectoral Dynamics at Regional Scales (HyperFACETS) 2019 2022
Enabling Aerosol-cloud interactions at GLobal convection-permitting scalES (EAGLES) 2019 2022
InteRFACE: Interdisciplinary Research for Arctic Coastal Environments 2019 2022
Understanding Dynamics and Thermodynamics of ENSO and its Complexity Simulated by E3SM and Other Climate Models 2019 2022
The Atlantic Multidecadal Oscillation: Key Drivers and Climate Impacts 2018 2021
Mechanisms of Pacific Decadal Variability in ESMs 2018 2021
Monsoon Extremes: Impacts, Metrics, and Synoptic-Scale Drivers 2018 2021
Parameterizing the Impact of Mesoscale Eddies on Earth System Processes in the Energy Exascale Earth System Model 2018 2021
Adaptive Vertical Grid Enhancement for E3SM 2018 2021
Development of Terrestrial Dynamical Cores for the ACME to Simulate Water Cycle 2018 2021
DOE/UCAR Cooperative Agreement for the Regional and Global Climate Modeling Program 2018 2021

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