Research Highlights

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Publication Date Titlesort descending Contact Institution
08/2018 Disentangling the Ocean-Atmosphere Interactions in the North Atlantic Rasch, Phil Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
03/2019 Dissecting the Mechanisms of Atmosphere Blocking and their Representation in High Resolution E3SM v0.3 Evans, Katherine Oak Ridge National Laboratory
01/2014 Distant Desert Dust Increases Snowpack in California: Local pollution’s influence less impressive on Sierra Nevada Mountains’ precipitation Fan, J Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
09/2018 Diversity of ENSO Events Unified by Convective Threshold Sea Surface Temperature: A Nonlinear ENSO Index Williams, Ian Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL)
10/2015 Do Emergent Constraints Help Predict Future Climate? Klein, Stephen Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
10/2015 Do Responses to Different Anthropogenic Forcings Add Linearly in Climate Models? Marvel, Kate
11/2018 Do Southern Ocean Cloud Feedbacks Matter for 21st-Century Warming? Pendergrass, Angeline National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)
03/2017 Does Arctic Sea Ice Melt Lead to More Midlatitude Cold Extremes? Lu, Jian Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
06/2018 Does Marine Surface Tension Have Global Biogeography? Elliott, Scott Los Alamos National Laboratory
Double Trouble: Cloud Feedbacks and Rapid Adjustments to CO2 are Positive in Current GCMs Liu, Xiaohong
02/2019 Downscaling Wind Pryor, Sara C. Cornell University
06/2018 Downstream Effects From Contemporary Wind Turbine Deployments Pryor, S. C. Cornell University
07/2018 Drivers of Low Cloud Responses to Poleward Jet Shifts in Observations & Models Zelinka, Mark Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
04/2018 Dry Patch of Land Connects Rainfall Across Continents Leung, L. Ruby Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
03/2017 Dust and Organic Sea Spray Contribute to Cloud Freezing Burrows, Susannah Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
07/2014 Dust Increases Low Cloud Cover DeFlorio, Michael J University of California at San Diego (UCSD)
05/2017 Dust-Wind Interactions Can Intensify Pollution in China Russell, Lynn M. Scripps Institution of Oceanography (SIO)
Dynamic Ice Sheets in the Community Earth System Model
09/2015 Dynamical Convergence on the Jet Stream in Aquaplanet AGCMs Leung, L. Ruby Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
12/2014 Early 20th Century Global Warming Linked to Tropical Pacific Wind Strength Thompson, D M National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)
03/2018 Early 21st Century Anthropogenic Changes in Extremely Hot Days as Simulated by the C20C+ Detection and Attribution Multi-Model Ensemble Collins, William D. Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL)
01/2018 Earth System Model High-Latitude Temperature Biases can be Resolved by Incorporating Realistic Surface Longwave Emission Kuo, Chaincy Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL)
07/2019 East Asian Early Summer Rainband Intensifies in a Warming Climate Chiang, John University of California - Berkeley
03/2017 East Asian Summer Rainfall Variation Tied to Latitudinal Migration of Westerlies across the Tibetan Plateau Chiang, John University of California at Berkeley (UC Berkeley)
06/2017 Economic Impacts of Climate Change on Agriculture: A Comparison of Process-Based and Statistical Yield Models Weyant, John Stanford University
Effect of Uncertainty in the Surface Mass Balance-Elevation Feedback on Projections of the Future Sea Level Rise from the Greenland Ice Sheet
01/2018 Effective Online Monitoring and Saving Strategy for Large-Scale Climate Simulation Mayer, Benjamin Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL)
Effects of 3D Radiative Transfer in the Sierra Nevada Mountains Gu, Y
04/2018 Effects of Ensemble Configuration on Estimates of Regional Climate Uncertainties Leung, Ruby Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
12/2014 Effects of Excess Ground Ice on Projections of Permafrost in a Warming Climate