Research Highlights

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Publication Date Title Contact Institution
03/2015 Cold Snaps Linger Despite Climate Change Gao, Yang Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
Web-based Visual Analytics for Extreme Scale Climate Science DeFlorio, Michael J Scripps Institution of Oceanography (SIO)
03/2015 The Synoptic Behavior of Temperature Regime Onset over the Southeast Westby, Rebecca M Georgia Institute of Technology School of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences
07/2014 Validating Simulations of Sea Ice Brine Dynamics with Field Observations Jeffery, Nicole Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL)
The North American Winter ‘Dipole’ and Extremes Activity: A CMIP5 Assessment Yoon, Jin-Ho Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
12/2014 Assessment of Simulated Water Balance from Four Land Surface Models using the NLDAS Test Bed Huang, Maoyi Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
Simulating Convective Properties using Physical Spectral-bin and Parameterized Bulk Microphysical Models Grotjahn, Richard University of California at Davis (UC Davis)
Parametric Sensitivity and Uncertainty Quantification of Precipitation at Global and Local Scales in CAM5 Qian, Yun Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
06/2015 A Case Study of CUDA FORTRAN and OpenACC for an Atmospheric Climate Kernel Norman, Matthew Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL)
Fidelity of Climate Extremes in High Resolution Climate Models Norman, Matthew Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL)
02/2015 Causes and Implications of Persistent Atmospheric Carbon Dioxide Biases in ESMs Hoffman, Forrest M. Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL)
CESM1(BGC) Historical Carbon Cycle Characterized Hoffman, Forrest M. Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL)
12/2014 Observations in Tundra Imply Needed Improvements in Land Models Bouskill, Nicholas J. Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL)
10/2014 Quantifying Drivers of Carbon Dioxide Interannual Variability Keppel-Aleks, Gretchen University of Michigan
12/2013 Jinyun Tang Wins Outstanding Publication Award from the Ecological Society of America Tang, Jinyun
06/2015 A Comparison of 2D, First-Order and 3d, full-Stokes Modeling of Land Terminating Glaciers Price, Stephen
03/2015 Aridity Changes in the Tibetan Plateau in a Warming Climate Leung, L. Ruby
02/2015 The Fertilizing Role of African Dust in the Amazon Rainforest Zhao, Chun
02/2015 The De-Correlation of Westerly Winds and Westerly-Wind Stress over the Southern Ocean during the Last Glacial Maximum Lu, Jian
06/2015 Air Pollution Amplified Extreme Weather, Floods in China Fan, Jiwen
08/2015 Mixed-Phase Cloud Physics and Southern Ocean Cloud Feedback in Climate Models McCoy, Daniel
06/2015 Disappearance of the Southeast U.S. "Warming Hole" with the Late 1990s Transition of the Interdecadal Pacific Oscillation
08/2015 Progress in Fast, Accurate Multi-scale Climate Simulations Collins, William D Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL)
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)
12/2014 Effects of Excess Ground Ice on Projections of Permafrost in a Warming Climate
04/2015 Climate Change and the Permafrost Carbon Feedback
09/2015 Permafrost Thaw and Resulting Soil Moisture Changes Regulate Projected High-Latitude CO2 and CH4
07/2015 Sensitivity of Regional Climate to Global Temperature and Forcing
08/2015 The Community Earth System Model (CESM) Large Ensemble Project: A Community Resource for Studying Climate Change in the Presence of Internal Climate Variability