Research Highlights

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Publication Datesort ascending Title Contact Institution
02/2020 Urban warming advances spring phenology but reduces the response of phenology to temperature in the conterminous United States Mao, Jiafu Oak Ridge National Laboratory
01/2020 Mathematical Reconstruction of Radiocarbon From 12C: Application in the E3SM Land Model Riley, William J. Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
10/2019 The Effects of Phosphorus Cycle Dynamics on Carbon Sources and Sinks in the Amazon Region: A Modeling Study Using ELM v1 Yang, Xiaojuan Oak Ridge National Lab
08/2019 Streamflow in the Columbia River Basin: Quantifying Changes Over the Period 1951‐2008 and Determining the Drivers of Those Changes Mao, Jiafu Oak Ridge National Laboratory
08/2019 Improving Representation of Deforestation Effects on Evapotranspiration in the E3SM Land Model Riley, William J. Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
07/2019 Representing Nitrogen, Phosphorus, and Carbon Interactions in the E3SM Land Model: Development and Global Benchmarking Riley, William J. Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
04/2019 MJO Phases Precede Extreme California Heat Waves Grotjahn, Richard University of California - Davis
04/2019 Comparison with Global Soil Radiocarbon Observations Indicates Needed Carbon Cycle Improvements in the E3SM Land Model Riley, William J. Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
01/2019 Soil Moisture Variability Intensifies and Prolongs Eastern Amazon Temperature and Carbon Cycle Response to El Niño–Southern Oscillation Randerson, James T. University of California at Irvine
01/2019 The Community Ice Sheet Model (CISM) v2.1 Price, Stephen F. Los Alamos National Laboratory
12/2018 Preconditioning and Formation of Maud Rise Polynyas in a High-Resolution Earth System Model Veneziani, Milena Los Alamos National Laboratory
09/2018 Cooling Off Warming Trends in the Arctic Rasch, Philip Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
09/2018 Assessing Mountains as Natural Reservoirs with a Multi‐Metric Framework Jones, Andrew D. Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
08/2018 Quality Control for Community Based Sea Ice Model Development Hunke, Elizabeth Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL)
07/2018 Contiguous US Summer Maximum Temperature and Heat Stress Trends in CRU and NOAA Climate Division Data Plus Comparisons to Reanalyses Grotjahn, Richard University of California - Davis
07/2018 Current Strategies Using Satellite Data Limit the Accuracy of Space-Based Estimates of How Aerosols Brighten Clouds Rasch, Po-Lun Ma and Philip J. Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
06/2018 Tiny Processes in Clouds Drive Storm System Longevity over the Central United States Leung, L. Ruby Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
05/2018 Contribution of Environmental Forcings to US Runoff Changes for the Period 1950–2010 Mao, Jiafu Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL)
05/2018 Strong Dependence of Simulated Carbon-Nitrogen Dynamics on Numerical Coupling Between Nitrogen Uptake and Mineralization Processes Riley, William J. Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL)
04/2018 Forest Response to Rising CO2 Drives Zonally Asymmetric Rainfall Change Over Tropical Land Kooperman, Dr. Gabriel University of Georgia
04/2018 Evaluating Ice Sheet Model Initializations Kennedy, Joseph H. Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL)
03/2018 Sustained Climate Warming Drives Declining Marine Biological Productivity Moore, J. Keith University of California at Irvine (UC Irvine)
12/2017 Future Loss of Arctic Sea-Ice Cover Could Drive a Substantial Decrease in California’s Rainfall Cvijanovic, Ivana Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
11/2017 Modeling Stochastic Phenology in Earth System Models Goodsman, Devin Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL)
11/2017 Implicit-Explicit (IMEX) Runge-Kutta Methods for Non-Hydrostatic Atmospheric Models Gardner, David J. Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
10/2017 Exploring a Variable-Resolution Approach for Simulating Regional Climate in the Rocky Mountain Region Using the VR-CESM Liu, Xiaohong University of Wyoming
09/2017 The Changing Character of Twenty-First-Century Precipitation over the Western United States in the Variable-Resolution CESM Ullrich, Paul University of California
07/2017 Competing Influences on Aridity: Present and future Bonfils, Celine Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
05/2017 Isopycnal Eddy Mixing across the Kuroshio Extension: Stable versus unstable states in an eddying model McClean, Julie L. Scripps Institution of Oceanography (SIO)
05/2017 Climate Mitigation from Vegetation Biophysical Feedbacks during the Past Three Decades Shi, Xiaoying Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL)