Biological and Environmental Research - Earth and Environmental System Sciences
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
Ocean physical-biogeochemical interactions in the CMIP6 and E3SM Earth System Models 2020 2021
Evaluating the influence of plants on hydrologic cycling: Quantifying and validating the role of plant processes and stomatal conductance 2020 2021
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
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 2021
A Framework for Improving Analysis and Modeling of Earth System and Intersectoral Dynamics at Regional Scales 2019 2022
Enabling Aerosol-cloud interactions at GLobal convection-permitting scalES (EAGLES) 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
InteRFACE: Interdisciplinary Research for Arctic Coastal Environments 2019 2021
A Framework for Improving Analysis and Modeling of Earth System and Intersectoral Dynamics at Regional Scales (HyperFACETS) 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
Incorporate More Realistic Surface-Atmosphere Radiative Coupling in E3SM 2018 2021
Collaborative Project: Developing Coupled Data Assimilation Strategy 2018 2021
Madden-Julian Oscillation, Tropical Cyclones, and Precipitation Extremes in E3SM 2018 2021
Enhancing Convection Parameterization for Next Generation E3SM 2018 2021