Research Highlights

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Publication Datesort ascending Title Contact Institution
09/2016 Comparing Model Predictions of Antarctic Ocean Warming that Drives Sea Level Rise Urban, Nathan M. Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL)
12/2015 Relative Contributions of Mean-State Shifts and ENSO-Driven Variability to Precipitation Changes in a Warming Climate Bonfils, Celine Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
05/2016 Improving Our Fundamental Understanding of the Role of Aerosol-Cloud Interactions in the Climate System Ghan, Steven J. Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
12/2015 Regional Contributions of ENSO-Driven Precipitation Variability and Slowly-Evolving Mean Precipitation in the Future Bonfils, Celine Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
03/2016 A Global Sensitivity Analysis Identifies Main Parameters Driving Uncertainty in Los Alamos Sea Ice Model (CICE) Urrego-Blanco, Jorge R. Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL)
06/2016 Sticky Organic Ocean Spray Burrows, Susannah Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
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)
12/2014 Observed Multivariable Signals of Late 20th and Early 21st Century Volcanic Activity Santer, Benjamin Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
07/2016 Industrial-era Global Ocean Heat Uptake Doubles in Recent Decades Gleckler, Peter Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
The Asian Summer Monsoon: An Intercomparison of CMIP5 vs. CMIP3 Simulations of the Late 20th Century Sperber, Kenneth R. Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
04/2012 Simplified Metrics for the Identification of the Madden-Julian Oscillation in Models Sperber, Kenneth R. Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
The Use of Fractional Accumulated Precipitation for the Evaluation of the Annual Cycle of Monsoons Sperber, Kenneth R. Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
09/2013 Human and Natural Influences on the Changing Thermal Structure of the Atmosphere Santer, Benjamin Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
Identifying Human Influences on Atmospheric Temperature Santer, Benjamin Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
07/2016 Lessons from Madrid for next climate talks Santer, Benjamin Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
07/2016 Keeping the Lights on for Global Ocean Salinity Observation Durack, Paul J. Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
07/2016 Evidence for Climate Change in Satellite Cloud Record Zelinka, Mark Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
06/2016 Quantifying Arctic Soot: What Drives the Climate-Changing Particle Rasch, Philip Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
07/2016 Cloud Formation from Flying Bacteria and Spores Burrows, Susannah Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
10/2015 Do Emergent Constraints Help Predict Future Climate? Klein, Stephen Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
09/2016 The CMIP6 Sea Ice Model Intercomparison Project (SIMIP) Hunke, Elizabeth Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL)
Will Low-level Clouds Reflect More Sunlight with Warming? Terai, Christopher Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
Insights from a Refined Decomposition of Cloud Feedbacks Zelinka, Mark Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
02/2018 Tropical Cyclone Activity under RCP4.5 and RCP8.5 Compared to the Present Bates, Susan National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)
10/2015 Improving the Representation of Hydrologic Processes in Earth System Models Lawrence, David National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)
10/2015 Impact of Solar Panels on Global Climate Hu, Aixue National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)
The Interaction of the SST Trend and La Nina in Austral Spring 2010 Arblaster, Julie University of Monash
The Impact of the Southern Annular Mode on Future Changes in Southern Hemisphere Arblaster, Julie University of Monash
Simulated Differences in 21st Century Aridity due to Different Scenarios of GHG and Aerosols Gettelman, Andrew National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)

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