Research Highlights

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Publication Date Titlesort ascending Contact Institution
01/2018 Observed and CMIP5-Simulated Sensitivities of Spring Greenup to Preseason Climate Riley, William J. Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL)
10/2017 Observations Indicate that the Low-Cloud Feedback is Positive Klein, Stephen Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
12/2014 Observations in Tundra Imply Needed Improvements in Land Models Bouskill, Nicholas J. Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL)
04/2016 Observational Constraints on Mixed-Phase Clouds Imply Higher Climate Sensitivity Zelinka, Mark Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
11/2013 Observational Constraint on Water Vapor Feedback Gordon, N. D.
11/2019 Novel Method for Determining Flow Directions in River Channel Networks Piliouras, Anastasia Los Alamos National Laboratory
Novel Analysis of Cloud Observations Helps Pave the Way Toward a New Class of High-resolution Climate Models Chen, Siyu
07/2014 Northern Winter Climate Change: Assessment of uncertainty in CMIP5 projections related to stratosphere–troposphere coupling Manzini, Elisa Max Planck Institute for Meteorology
09/2019 Nonlinear Response of Extreme Precipitation to Warming in CESM1 Pendergrass, Angeline National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)
New Internationally Coordinated Climate Model Experiments Underway
06/2019 New Insights into Natural Variability and Anthropogenic Forcing of Global/Regional Climate Evolution Hu, Aixue National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)
10/2017 New Dams Could Offset Future Flood Risk along Key River Corridor in South Asia Leung, L. Ruby Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
07/2018 New Aerosol Modeling Approach Takes Cues from Lab Experiments Shrivastava, ManishKumar Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
03/2019 Neodymium Isotopes in the Ocean Model Traces Water Mass Mixing Zhang, Jiaxu Los Alamos National Laboratory
05/2018 NCAR Release of CAM-SE in CESM2.0: A Reformulation of the Spectral Element Dynamical Core in Dry-Mass Vertical Coordinates With Comprehensive Treatment of Condensates and Energy Lauritzen, Peter National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)
12/2019 Natural Variability of Antarctic Sea Ice Can Obscure Changes from CO2 and Surface Temperature Increases Rasch, Philip Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
06/2019 Natural Gas price crazies linked to climate trends Prof., Simon Wang, Utah State University (USU)
06/2018 Multi-Decadal Trend and Decadal Variability of the Regional Sea Level Over the Indian Ocean Since the 1960s: Roles of Climate Modes and External Forcing Hu, Aixue National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)
02/2014 Most Systematic Errors in Climate Models Appear in Only a Few Days of Model Integration Revealed by the Transpose-AMIP Hindcasts Ma, Hsi-Yen Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
04/2018 More Urbanization Could Mean More Rain for Cities Leung, L. Ruby Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
10/2014 Modelling of Long-Range Transport of Southeast Asia Biomass-Burning Aerosols Lin, Chuan-Yao Academia Sinica Taiwan
01/2020 Modelling Hail and Convective Storms With WRF for Wind Energy Applications Pryor, S.C. Cornell University
12/2017 Modeling the Contributions of Global Air Temperature, Synoptic-Scale Phenomena and Soil Moisture to Near-Surface Static Energy Variability Using Artificial Neural Networks Pryor, S.C. Cornell University
11/2017 Modeling Stochastic Phenology in Earth System Models Goodsman, Devin Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL)
02/2017 Modeling Amplified Warming in Sierra Nevada Mountains Due to Snow Albedo Feedback Walton, Daniel University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA)
02/2018 Model-based analysis of the impact of diffuse radiation on CO2 exchange in a temperate deciduous forest. Keenan, Trevor F. Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL)
12/2016 Model Spread in the Fast Response of Global Precipitation, Anthony DeAngelis, University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA)
01/2020 Model Quality Impacts Projections of Summer Rainfall Sperber, Kenneth R. Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
04/2019 Model Hierarchies for Understanding Atmospheric Circulation Medeiros, Brian National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)
01/2019 Model Consensus Projections of US Regional Hydroclimates Under Greenhouse Warming Phillips, Thomas J. Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory