Research Highlights

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Publication Date Titlesort ascending Contact Institution
03/2017 Spatial and Temporal Agreement in Climate Model Simulations of the Interdecadal Pacific Oscillationterdecadal Pacific Oscillation Meehl, Gerald National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)
09/2012 Southeast Pacific Stratocumulus in the Community Atmosphere Model Medeiros, B.
07/2017 Sourcing Sulfate and its Effect on Earth’s Energy Balance Wang, Hailong Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
09/2016 Sources of Errors in the Simulation of South Asian Summer Monsoon in the CMIP5 GCMs Leung, L. Ruby Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
03/2017 Source Attribution of Black Carbon in China Wang, Hailong Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
Soot and Dust: A Better Picture of the Impact on Snow
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
02/2014 Slowdown of Global Warming in the Early-2000s Due to Stronger Pacific Trade Winds England, M. H.
08/2015 Sizing Up Cyclones Balaguru, Karthik Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
11/2013 Size Matters: Modeling Dust Mass Balance and Radiative Forcing Zhao, C Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
01/2018 Simulation of the Central Indian Ocean Mode in CESM: Implications for the Indian Summer Monsoon System Neale, Richard National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)
08/2018 Simulation and Analysis of Hurricane-Driven Extreme Wave Climate Under Two Ocean Warming Scenarios Wehner, Michael Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
07/2016 Simulating the Pineapple Express in the Half Degree Community Climate System Model, CCSM4 Shields, Christine National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)
Simulated Differences in 21st Century Aridity due to Different Scenarios of GHG and Aerosols Gettelman, Andrew National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)
04/2012 Simplified Metrics for the Identification of the Madden-Julian Oscillation in Models Sperber, Kenneth R. Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
06/2018 Shifts in Phytoplankton Community Significantly Affect Clouds and Climate via the Sulfur Cycle Weijer, Wilbert Los Alamos National Laboratory
02/2014 September 2007 Sea Ice Minimum Used as a Case Study Considering the Importance of Surface Forcing for Sea Ice Models , Wei Li Pennsylvania State University
07/2015 Sensitivity of Regional Climate to Global Temperature and Forcing
06/2018 Sensitivity of Mountain Hydroclimate Simulations in Variable-Resolution CESM to Microphysics and Horizontal Resolution Rhoades, Alan Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
08/2016 Select Strengths and Biases of Models in Representing the Arctic Winter Boundary Layer: The Larcform 1 single column model intercomparison Medeiros, Brian National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)
07/2017 Seasonal Timing of Floods in the Eastern U.S. Has Become More Variable Since 1980 Leung, L. Ruby Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
06/2017 Sea Spray Particles: Same Water, Different Chemistry Burrows, Susannah Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
12/2016 Sea Salt Enhances El Niño Variability Russell, Lynn M Scripps Institution of Oceanography (SIO)
Sea Ice-Ocean-Atmosphere Interaction in the North Atlantic Marginal Ice Zone Zhao, Chun
10/2014 Sea Ice Volume and Age: Sensitivity to physical parameterizations and thickness resolution in the CICE sea ice model
09/2015 Sea Ice Deformation in Fram Strait—Comparison of CICE Simulations with Analysis and Classification of Airborne Remote-Sensing Data Herzfeld, Ute C University of Colorado at Boulder
01/2018 Sea Change: The Ocean’s Powerful Effect on Earth Systems Lu, Jian Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
02/2016 Scientists Project Large Increase in Extreme Precipitation over Western North America Due to Global Warming Hagos, Samson M.
03/2018 Scale-Aware and Definition-Aware Evaluation of Modeled Near-Surface Precipitation Frequency Using CloudSat Observations Pendergrass, Angeline National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)
03/2014 Scalability of Grid- and Subbasin-Based Land Surface Modeling Frameworks for Hydrologic Simulations Tesfa, Teklu K