Research Highlights

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Publication Datesort descending Title Contact Institution
03/2014 Mighty Monsoon Reacts to Deserts' Whims Vinoj, V
03/2014 Researchers Find Common Ground for Water and Land Process Modeling Tesfa, T K Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
03/2014 Scalability of Grid- and Subbasin-Based Land Surface Modeling Frameworks for Hydrologic Simulations Tesfa, Teklu K
03/2014 Intercomparison of the Cloud Water Phase among Global Climate Models Komurcu, Muge University of Wyoming
04/2014 Profiling Clouds' Inner Life: Subgrid modeling pinpoints cloud transformation to uncover true reflective power Xiao, Heng
05/2014 Probable Causes of the Abnormal Ridge Accompanying the 2013-14 California Drought: ENSO Precursor and Anthropogenic Warming Footprint
05/2014 Assessing the CAM5 Physics Suite in the WRF-Chem Model
05/2014 Global Aerosol Microphysics Models Put to the Test Mann, G W
06/2014 Plugging Water's Effects in an Earth System Model Leng, Guoyong Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
06/2014 Impurities in Snow and its Radiative Forcing over the Arctic and Northern China Qian, Yun
06/2014 Impact of Large-Scale Climate Extremes on Biospheric Carbon Fluxes Zscheischler, Jakob
06/2014 Macromolecular Surfactants Alter Bubble and Global Ocean Interfacial Properties, Marine Aerosol Water Uptake and Kohler Curves Elliott, Scott M Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL)
06/2014 Bubble Chemistry at the Ocean-Atmosphere Boundary Elliott, Scott M Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL)
06/2014 Marine Macromolecules: Planetary Scale 2D Chemistry Elliott, Scott Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL)
07/2014 Parameterization of Basal Friction Near Grounding Lines in a One-Dimensional Ice Sheet Model
07/2014 Comparing 16 Years of Cloud Fraction and Cloud Albedo from Surface-Based Shortwave Radiation Measurements Xie, Yu
08/2014 Global Terrestrial Gross Primary Production to Hydrologic States Simulated by the Community Land Model using Two Runoff Parameterizations Lei, Huimin Tsinghua University
08/2014 A First Comprehensive Evaluation of WRF-Chem for Simulating Aerosols over East Asia
08/2014 Variable-Resolution Modeling Zooms into Atlantic Hurricane Seasons at Reduced Computational Costs Zarzycki, Colin M University of Michigan
08/2014 Cloud Catching Requires Persuasive Parameters Guo, Zhun
08/2014 Analyzing the Sensitivity of Cloud Properties to CLUBB Parameters in the Single Column Community Atmosphere Model (SCAM5) Guo, Zhun
08/2014 Evaluating Arctic Lower Tropospheric Stability in Climate Models Barton, Neil Patrick Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
08/2014 Ice Nucleation and its Effect on the Atmospheric Transport of Fungal Spores Haga, D I University of British Columbia
08/2014 Model Experiments Develop Technique to Understand How Aerosols Change Ice Clouds Zhang, K Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
09/2014 More Haste, Less Waste Wan, H Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
09/2014 Efficient Characterization of Climate Model Sensitivity Wan, H Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
09/2014 Validating Simulations of Sea Ice Brine Dynamics with Field Observations Jeffery, Nicole Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL)
09/2014 Optimal Initial Conditions for Coupling Ice Sheet Models to Earth System Models
09/2014 Using Satellite Simulators and Observations to Evaluate Clouds, Aerosols, and their Interactions in Three Global Climate Models Ban-Weiss, George A
10/2014 Direct Observations of Evolving Subglacial Drainage Beneath the Greenland Ice Sheet