Research Highlights

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Publication Date Titlesort descending Contact Institution
02/2015 A Multi-scale Modelling Framework Model (Superparameterized CAM5) with a Higher-Order Turbulence Closure: Model Description and Low-Cloud Simulations
11/2013 A Sensitivity Study of Radiative Fluxes at the Top of Atmosphere to Cloud-Microphysics and Aerosol Parameters in the Community Atmosphere Model CAM5
03/2016 Aerosol Effects on Different Types of Clouds Ghan, Steven J. Nanjing University - Institute for Climate and Global Change
08/2018 Assessing Mountains as Natural Reservoirs with a Multi‐Metric Framework Jones, Andrew D. Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
02/2015 Causes and Implications of Persistent Atmospheric Carbon Dioxide Biases in ESMs Hoffman, Forrest M. Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL)
05/2017 Climate Mitigation from Vegetation Biophysical Feedbacks during the Past Three Decades Shi, Xiaoying Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL)
Climate Model Simulations of Clouds Are Improving Chen, Siyu
04/2019 Comparison with Global Soil Radiocarbon Observations Indicates Needed Carbon Cycle Improvements in the E3SM Land Model Riley, William J. Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Competing Influences on Aridity: Present and future Bonfils, Celine Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
07/2018 Contiguous US Summer Maximum Temperature and Heat Stress Trends in CRU and NOAA Climate Division Data Plus Comparisons to Reanalyses Grotjahn, Richard University of California - Davis
05/2018 Contribution of Environmental Forcings to US Runoff Changes for the Period 1950–2010 Mao, Jiafu Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL)
02/2019 Cooling Off Warming Trends in the Arctic Rasch, Philip Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
07/2018 Current Strategies Using Satellite Data Limit the Accuracy of Space-Based Estimates of How Aerosols Brighten Clouds Rasch, Po-Lun Ma and Philip J. Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
11/2015 Diagnosing Ocean Mixing via Lagrangian Particle Tracking (LIGHT) Wolfram, Phillip J.
10/2014 Direct Observations of Evolving Subglacial Drainage Beneath the Greenland Ice Sheet
Dynamic Ice Sheets in the Community Earth System Model
Evaluating Arctic Clouds in Climate Models Kay, J. E.
04/2018 Evaluating Ice Sheet Model Initializations Kennedy, Joseph H. Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL)
12/2013 Evaluating Snow Depth on Arctic Sea Ice in CCSM Blazey, Benjamin A Universität Bremen
10/2017 Exploring a Variable-Resolution Approach for Simulating Regional Climate in the Rocky Mountain Region Using the VR-CESM Liu, Xiaohong University of Wyoming
04/2018 Forest Response to Rising CO2 Drives Zonally Asymmetric Rainfall Change Over Tropical Land Kooperman, Dr. Gabriel University of Georgia
12/2017 Future Loss of Arctic Sea-Ice Cover Could Drive a Substantial Decrease in California’s Rainfall Cvijanovic, Ivana Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
11/2015 Global Ocean Organosulfur Cycling: DMS in ACME Elliott, Scott
04/2017 Gone with the Wind: The Trans-Pacific Journey of Atmospheric Particles Kassianov, Evgueni Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
12/2013 Greenland Ice Sheet surface mass balance variability increases under anthropogenic climate change. Fyke, Jeremy G Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL)
04/2017 Hope for Constraining Atmospheric Particles’ Effects on Clouds Ghan, Steven J Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
08/2012 How to Catch Aerosols in the Act: Scientists Use Satellites to Measure How Pollution Particles Affect Clouds Wang, Minghuai
09/2013 Human and Natural Influences on the Changing Thermal Structure of the Atmosphere Santer, Benjamin Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
06/2016 Human-Induced Greening of the Northern Extratropical Land Surface Mao, Jiafu Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL)
04/2018 Implicit-Explicit (IMEX) Runge-Kutta Methods for Non-Hydrostatic Atmospheric Models Gardner, David J. Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)

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