Research Highlights

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Publication Datesort ascending Title Contact Institution
03/2016 Representing Leaf and Root Physiological Traits in CLM Improves Global Carbon and Nitrogen Cycling Predictions Riley, William J. Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL)
03/2016 Tracking Aerosol Lifetimes using Radioactive Tracers Wang, Hailong Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
02/2016 A Generic Law-of-the-Minimum Flux Limiter for Simulating Substrate Limitation in Biogeochemical Models Riley, William J. Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL)
01/2016 Multiple Soil Nutrient Competition between Plants, Microbes, and Mineral Surfaces Riley, William J. Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL)
12/2015 Simulating Hydrologic Flux Sensitivity to Model Parameters in the Community Land Model Huang, Maoyi Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
11/2015 Representing Northern Peatland Microtopography and Hydrology within the Community Land Model Thornton, Peter Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL)
10/2015 Land Ice Verification and Validation (LIVV) Toolkit 1.0 Software Release Evans, Kate
09/2015 Inference & Prediction for the Antarctic Ice Sheet using Gaussian Approximations Isaac, Tobin University of Texas at Austin
08/2015 Progress in Fast, Accurate Multi-scale Climate Simulations Collins, William D Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL)
06/2015 A Comparison of 2D, First-Order and 3d, full-Stokes Modeling of Land Terminating Glaciers Price, Stephen
05/2015 Sea Ice Deformation in Fram Strait—Comparison of CICE Simulations with Analysis and Classification of Airborne Remote-Sensing Data Herzfeld, Ute C University of Colorado at Boulder
05/2015 On the Use of Finite Difference Matrix-vector Products in Newton-krylov Solvers for Implicit Climate Dynamics with Spectral Elements Woodward, Carol S Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
05/2015 Accelerating Time Integration for the Shallow Water Equations on the Sphere Using GPUs Archibald, Richard Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL)
04/2015 Albany/FELIX: A Parallel, Scalable and Robust, Finite Element, First-Order Stokes Approximation Ice Sheet Solver Tezaur, Irina K Sandia National Laboratories (SNL)
04/2015 Influence of El Niño on Dust over the Atlantic Ocean DeFlorio, Michael J Scripps Institution of Oceanography (SIO)
04/2015 Global Transformation and Fate of SOA: Implications of Low Volatility SOA and Gas-Phase Fragmentation Reactions
04/2015 Evaluating Global Streamflow Simulations by a Physically-based Routing Model Coupled with the Community Land Model Li, Hongyi Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
04/2015 Scalability of the Albany/FELIX dynamical core for large-scale Greenland and Antarctica simulations Tezaur, Irina K. Sandia National Laboratories (SNL)
03/2015 Localized Grid Refinements in the CAM5-Spectral Element Model Improve Regional Climatologies Zarzycki, Colin M University of Michigan
03/2015 Aerosol Specification in Single-Column Community Atmosphere Model Version 5 Habtezion, Bereket Lebassi Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
02/2015 Effects of Pre-Existing Ice Crystals on Cirrus Clouds in the Community Atmosphere Model Zhang, Kai Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
02/2015 A Multi-scale Modelling Framework Model (Superparameterized CAM5) with a Higher-Order Turbulence Closure: Model Description and Low-Cloud Simulations
02/2015 Long-term Trend and Sources of Carbonaceous Particles Measured in a Southeastern Tibetan Glacier
02/2015 Improved Numerical Methods Reduce Spurious Mixing in MPAS-Ocean Petersen, Mark R Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL)
01/2015 Improving Representation of Convective Transport for Scale-Aware Parameterization, Part II: Analysis of Cloud-Resolving Model Simulations
01/2015 The Influence of Sea Salt Variability on Clouds
01/2015 Tracking Down Time Missteps
01/2015 Parameterizing Deep Convection using the Assumed Probability Density Function Method
01/2015 Block Preconditioners for Implicit Atmospheric Climate Simulations Lott, P Aaron Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
12/2014 Born by Bubbles, Destined for Clouds Burrows, S M Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)