Research Highlights

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Publication Date Titlesort descending Contact Institution
Using Satellite Simulators and Observations to Evaluate Clouds, Aerosols, and their Interactions in Three Global Climate Models Ban-Weiss, George A
03/2018 Using the Atmospheric Radiation Measurement (ARM) Datasets to Evaluate Climate Models in Simulating Diurnal and Seasonal Variations of Tropical Clouds Wang, Hailong Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
07/2014 Validating Simulations of Sea Ice Brine Dynamics with Field Observations Jeffery, Nicole Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL)
02/2018 Validation of a Statistical Methodology for Extracting Vegetation Feedbacks: Focus on North African Ecosystems in the Community Earth System Model Notaro, Michael University of Wisconsin Madison
Variability in the Sensitivity among Model Simulations of Permafrost and Carbon Dynamics in the Permafrost Region between 1960 and 2009 Lawrence, David National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)
07/2014 Variable-Resolution Modeling Zooms into Atlantic Hurricane Seasons at Reduced Computational Costs Zarzycki, Colin M University of Michigan
10/2013 Variations of CCSM3 Feedbacks with CO2 Forcing Jonko, A. K.
12/2015 Vegetation regulation on streamflow intra-annual variability through adaption to climate variations Li, Hong-Yi
Volcanic Aerosols in Climate Models Ghan, Steven J. National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)
02/2014 Volcanic contribution to decadal changes in tropospheric temperature Santer, Benjamin Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
01/2016 Volcanic Effects on Climate Santer, Benjamin Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
11/2016 Vulnerability of Western U.S. Grid Operations to Water Availability: Identified Critical Droughts Voisin, Nathalie Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
07/2016 Warm Season Dry Spells in the Central and Eastern United States: Diverging Skill in Climate Model Representation Black, Robert X Georgia Institute of Technology School of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences
10/2018 Warmer Climate Brings Stronger Spring Storms to the United States Leung, L. Ruby Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
07/2019 Warming Temperatures Portend Wetter Winters in Western U.S. Leung, L. Ruby Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
12/2014 Water Balance in the Amazon Basin from a Land Surface Model Ensemble
03/2018 Water Management Influences Long-Term Changes in River Flows Kraucunas, Ian Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
Water Supply and Demand Liu, Xiaohong
03/2014 Water Woes Projected in U.S. Southwest: Regional water availability reductions ahead according to research that reveals spring drying trends Yang, Gao
04/2017 Weakening Temperature Control on the Interannual Variations of Spring Carbon Uptake across Northern Lands Shi, Jiafu Mao or Xiaoying Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL)
10/2018 Weaker Land–Climate Feedbacks From Nutrient Uptake During Photosynthesis-Inactive Periods Riley, William J. Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Web-based Visual Analytics for Extreme Scale Climate Science DeFlorio, Michael J Scripps Institution of Oceanography (SIO)
09/2015 West Coast Flooding on the Horizon Leung, L. Ruby
06/2018 What Precipitation is Extreme? Pendergrass, Angeline National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)
02/2019 What Precipitation is Extreme? Pendergrass, Angeline National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)
06/2016 What Would it Take to Achieve the Paris Temperature Targets? Sanderson, Benjamin National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)
When Bias Correction Goes Wrong Walton, Daniel University of California - Los Angeles
09/2015 When the Wind Comes Sweeping Down the Plain Berg, Larry K. Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
Why do Climate Models Disagree? Caldwell, Peter M.
12/2017 Will High-Resolution Global Ocean Models Benefit Coupled Predictions on Short-Range to Climate Timescales? McClean, Julie L Scripps Institution of Oceanography (SIO)