Research Highlights

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Publication Date Title Contact Institution
05/2014 Researchers Find Common Ground for Water and Land Process Modeling Tesfa, T K Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
September 2007 Sea Ice Minimum Used as a Case Study Considering the Importance of Surface Forcing for Sea Ice Models , Wei Li Pennsylvania State University
03/2014 Scalability of Grid- and Subbasin-Based Land Surface Modeling Frameworks for Hydrologic Simulations Tesfa, Teklu K
01/2014 Investigation of Aerosol Indirect Effects Using a Cumulus Microphysics Parameterization in a Regional Climate Model
Regional Model Simulation of the African Monsoon Precipitation Response to Land Use Change Hagos, Samson
02/2014 Links Between Flood Frequency and Annual Water Balance Behaviors: A Basis for Similarity and Regionalization
11/2013 A Sensitivity Study of Radiative Fluxes at the Top of Atmosphere to Cloud-Microphysics and Aerosol Parameters in the Community Atmosphere Model CAM5
12/2013 Evaluating Snow Depth on Arctic Sea Ice in CCSM Blazey, Benjamin A Universität Bremen
12/2013 Greenland Ice Sheet surface mass balance variability increases under anthropogenic climate change. Fyke, Jeremy G Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL)
Dynamic Ice Sheets in the Community Earth System Model
Climate Model Simulations of Clouds Are Improving Chen, Siyu
09/2012 Partly Cloudy With a Chance of Aerosol: Satellite Images Reveal That Clouds Affect the Particles Surrounding Them Chand, Duli
08/2012 How to Catch Aerosols in the Act: Scientists Use Satellites to Measure How Pollution Particles Affect Clouds Wang, Minghuai
Evaluating Arctic Clouds in Climate Models Kay, J. E.
10/2014 Direct Observations of Evolving Subglacial Drainage Beneath the Greenland Ice Sheet
02/2015 Causes and Implications of Persistent Atmospheric Carbon Dioxide Biases in ESMs Hoffman, Forrest M. Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL)
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
03/2015 Localized Grid Refinements in the CAM5-Spectral Element Model Improve Regional Climatologies Zarzycki, Colin M University of Michigan
07/2014 Variable-Resolution Modeling Zooms into Atlantic Hurricane Seasons at Reduced Computational Costs Zarzycki, Colin M University of Michigan
02/2015 A Multi-scale Modelling Framework Model (Superparameterized CAM5) with a Higher-Order Turbulence Closure: Model Description and Low-Cloud Simulations
11/2015 Diagnosing Ocean Mixing via Lagrangian Particle Tracking (LIGHT) Wolfram, Phillip J.
11/2015 Global Ocean Organosulfur Cycling: DMS in ACME Elliott, Scott
11/2015 Marine Macromolecules: Planetary Scale 2D Chemistry Elliott, Scott
06/2014 Marine Macromolecules: Planetary Scale 2D Chemistry Elliott, Scott Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL)
12/2014 Marine Macromolecules: Planetary Scale 2D Chemistry Elliott, Scott Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
02/2016 Today's Clouds: They Aren't Reliable Reporters Ghan, Steven J. Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
03/2016 Aerosol Effects on Different Types of Clouds Ghan, Steven J. Nanjing University - Institute for Climate and Global Change
Volcanic Aerosols in Climate Models 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)
05/2016 Improving Our Fundamental Understanding of the Role of Aerosol-Cloud Interactions in the Climate System Ghan, Steven J. Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)

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