Research Highlights

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Publication Datesort descending Title Contact Institution
04/2015 Parametric Sensitivity and Uncertainty Quantification of Precipitation at Global and Local Scales in CAM5 Qian, Yun Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
04/2015 Influence of El Niño on Dust over the Atlantic Ocean DeFlorio, Michael J Scripps Institution of Oceanography (SIO)
04/2015 A Multi-scale Modelling Framework Model (Superparameterized CAM5) with a Higher-Order Turbulence Closure: Model Description and Low-Cloud Simulations
04/2015 A Case Study of CUDA FORTRAN and OpenACC for an Atmospheric Climate Kernel Norman, Matthew Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL)
04/2015 Improving Representation of Convective Transport for Scale-Aware Parameterization, Part II: Analysis of Cloud-Resolving Model Simulations
05/2015 Global Transformation and Fate of SOA: Implications of Low Volatility SOA and Gas-Phase Fragmentation Reactions
06/2015 Accelerating Time Integration for the Shallow Water Equations on the Sphere Using GPUs Archibald, Richard Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL)
06/2015 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)
06/2015 Progress in Fast, Accurate Multi-scale Climate Simulations Collins, William D Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL)
06/2015 Identifying the Human Fingerprint in Observed Cloud Trends Marvel, Kate NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies (GISS)
06/2015 Soot Sources, a Savvy Study, and the Tibetan Plateau Wang, Hailong Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
06/2015 How Does Increasing Horizontal Resolution in a Global Climate Model Improve the Simulation of Aerosol-Cloud Interactions? Ma, Po-Lun Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
07/2015 Marine Macromolecules: Planetary Scale 2D Chemistry Elliott, Scott
08/2015 Diagnosing Ocean Mixing via Lagrangian Particle Tracking (LIGHT) Wolfram, Phillip J.
08/2015 Irrigation Methods Drain Water Availability Huang, Maoyi Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
09/2015 Inference & Prediction for the Antarctic Ice Sheet using Gaussian Approximations Isaac, Tobin University of Texas at Austin
09/2015 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
09/2015 When the Wind Comes Sweeping Down the Plain Berg, Larry K. Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
09/2015 A Marine Biogenic Source of Atmospheric Ice Nucleating Particles Burrows, Susannah
10/2015 Marine Organic Chemistry: Global Distribution and Surface Activity of Macromolecules in Offline Simulations Burrows, Susannah Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
10/2015 Do Responses to Different Anthropogenic Forcings Add Linearly in Climate Models? Marvel, Kate
10/2015 Pacific Ocean patterns fueled by climate warming may launch more extreme weather Yoon, Jin-Ho Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
11/2015 Researchers use risk analysis and modeled climate change to assess fire risk in The Golden State's future Yoon, Jin-Ho Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
11/2015 Global Ocean Organosulfur Cycling: DMS in ACME Elliott, Scott
11/2015 Representing Northern Peatland Microtopography and Hydrology within the Community Land Model Thornton, Peter Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL)
11/2015 The Down and Dirty About North American Snowpack Wang, Hailong Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
12/2015 A Unified Cloud Parameterization: One scheme to rule them all Ghan, Steven J. National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)
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)
12/2015 Simulating Hydrologic Flux Sensitivity to Model Parameters in the Community Land Model Huang, Maoyi Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)