Research Highlights

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Publication Date Titlesort ascending Contact Institution
09/2015 West Coast Flooding on the Horizon Leung, L. Ruby
07/2019 Warming Temperatures Portend Wetter Winters in Western U.S. Leung, L. Ruby Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
10/2018 Warmer Climate Brings Stronger Spring Storms to the United States Leung, L. Ruby Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
06/2017 Urbanization is Key Contributor to Increased Intensity of Extreme Heat Events in the Yangtze River Delta Leung, L. Ruby Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
10/2016 Upscaling from Local Convection to the Global Jet Stream Leung, L. Ruby Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
06/2015 Understanding the Indian Ocean Response to Double CO2 Forcing in a Coupled Model Leung, L. Ruby University of California at San Diego (UCSD)
08/2018 Tiny Processes in Clouds Drive Storm System Longevity over the Central United States Leung, L. Ruby Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
11/2016 The Tropical Rain Belts with an Annual Cycle and a Continent Model Intercomparison Project: TRACMIP Leung, L. Ruby Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
07/2017 Survey on Large-scale Hydroclimatic Variability Illustrates Complexity, Importance of the Field Leung, L. Ruby 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)
07/2017 Seasonal Timing of Floods in the Eastern U.S. Has Become More Variable Since 1980 Leung, L. Ruby Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
12/2016 Satellite Sounder Observations of Contrasting Tropospheric Moisture Transport Regimes: Saharan Air Layers, Hadley Cells, and Atmospheric Rivers Leung, L. Ruby Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
02/2019 Restoring Rain to a Model Amazon Forest Leung, L. Ruby Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
09/2017 Reservoir Management Alters Flood Frequency at the Regional Scale Leung, L. Ruby Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
05/2016 Researchers Put Model to the Test for Trans-Pacific Aerosols Leung, L. Ruby Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
03/2017 Representing Floodplain Inundation in an Earth System Model Leung, L. Ruby Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
12/2016 Regional Downscaling of Subseasonal-to-Seasonal (S2S) Prediction: Past Lessons and Future Prospects Leung, L. Ruby Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
08/2016 Prolonged El Niño Conditions in 2014-2015 and the Rapid Intensification of Hurricane Patricia in the Eastern Pacific Leung, L. Ruby Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
03/2018 Oceanic Divide Factors Into Tropical Cyclone Strength Leung, L. Ruby Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
02/2017 New Topography-Based Subgrid Units Improve Land-Surface Modeling Leung, L. Ruby Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
10/2017 New Dams Could Offset Future Flood Risk along Key River Corridor in South Asia Leung, L. Ruby Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
04/2018 More Urbanization Could Mean More Rain for Cities Leung, L. Ruby Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
11/2016 Mesoscale Convection Changing Spring Rain in the Great Plains States Leung, L. Ruby Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
10/2018 Measuring the Tropics’ Bulging Waistline Leung, L. Ruby Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
08/2017 Lateral Processes Dominate Control of Water Available to Tropical Forests Leung, L. Ruby Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
12/2016 Key Relationship Emerges in Modeling Plant Response to CO2 Increase Leung, L. Ruby Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
11/2018 Is There a Winner in the Atmospheric Tug of War? Leung, L. Ruby Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
10/2018 Indian Monsoon Steers Tropical Cyclones Across the Atlantic Leung, L. Ruby Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
04/2016 Implementing and Evaluating Variable Soil Thickness in the Community Land Model, Version 4.5 (CLM4.5) Leung, L. Ruby Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
08/2018 Hurricanes Gained Strength More Quickly in the Central and Eastern Atlantic Ocean over the Last 30 Years Leung, L. Ruby Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)

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