Research Highlights

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Publication Datesort descending Title Contact Institution
07/2014 Detailing Aerosol-Cloud-Radiation Interactions using Simple Diagnostics Zelinka, Mark D. Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
12/2013 A Novel Technique to Diagnose the Spatio-Temporal Impact of Convective Systems Zelinka, Mark Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
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)
10/2014 Evaluating Arctic Lower Tropospheric Stability in Climate Models Barton, Neil Patrick Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
01/2014 Assessing Model Simulations of Deep Convection: A Novel Compositing Approach Zelinka, Mark Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
11/2014 Long-Term Sea-Level Change Revisited: The role of salinity Durack, Paul J. Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
10/2014 Quantifying Underestimates of Long-Term Upper-ocean Warming Durack, Paul J. Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
On the Correspondence Between Mean Forecast Errors and Climate Errors in CMIP5 Models Ma, Hsi-Yen Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
The Relationship between Interannual and Long-Term Cloud Feedbacks Zhou, Chen Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
04/2016 Observational Constraints on Mixed-Phase Clouds Imply Higher Climate Sensitivity Zelinka, Mark Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
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)
12/2015 Regional Contributions of ENSO-Driven Precipitation Variability and Slowly-Evolving Mean Precipitation in the Future Bonfils, Celine Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
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)
10/2015 Do Emergent Constraints Help Predict Future Climate? Klein, Stephen Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
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)
Competing Influences on Aridity: Present and future Bonfils, Celine Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
Dependence of Cloud Feedback on the Spatial Pattern of Sea Surface Warming Zelinka, Mark Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
CAUSES: On the Role of Surface Energy Budget Errors to the Warm Surface Air Temperature Error Over the Central United States Ma, Hsi-Yen Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)

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