Research Highlights

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Publication Date Title Contact Institution
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)
12/2014 Beyond Boundaries: Remote Heat Rouses Hurricanes
04/2015 Topographically-Trapped Ocean Variability Dominates Wind-Driven Circulation in the Bellingshausen Basin Weijer, Wilbert Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL)
02/2015 Ocean Currents Alone Cannot Explain the Zapiola Rise Weijer, Wilbert Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL)
03/2015 Equilibrium Climate Sensitivity in Light of Observations over the Warming Hiatus Johansson, Daniel J. A. Chalmers University of Technology
03/2015 Aerosol Specification in Single-Column Community Atmosphere Model Version 5 Habtezion, Bereket Lebassi Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
11/2014 Trading Off Climate Models’ Issues
01/2015 Tracking Down Time Missteps
02/2015 Effects of Pre-Existing Ice Crystals on Cirrus Clouds in the Community Atmosphere Model Zhang, Kai Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
12/2014 Understanding the El Nino-like Oceanic Response in the Tropical Pacific to Global Warming
03/2015 Derivation of an Observation-Based Map of North African Dust Emission
01/2015 Parameterizing Deep Convection using the Assumed Probability Density Function Method
02/2015 Long-term Trend and Sources of Carbonaceous Particles Measured in a Southeastern Tibetan Glacier
02/2015 A Multi-scale Modelling Framework Model (Superparameterized CAM5) with a Higher-Order Turbulence Closure: Model Description and Low-Cloud Simulations
01/2015 Improving Representation of Convective Transport for Scale-Aware Parameterization, Part II: Analysis of Cloud-Resolving Model Simulations
10/2014 A Burning Issue: Following Soot to the Arctic Wang, Hailong Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
06/2014 Environmental Research Letters - Highlights of 2014 Lobell, D B
01/2015 The Influence of Sea Salt Variability on Clouds
03/2015 Ocean currents complicate reconstructions of past climate Sebille, Erik van University of New South Wales
10/2014 Modelling of Long-Range Transport of Southeast Asia Biomass-Burning Aerosols Lin, Chuan-Yao Academia Sinica Taiwan
02/2015 Improved Numerical Methods Reduce Spurious Mixing in MPAS-Ocean Petersen, Mark R Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL)
12/2015 Towards Quantifying the Increasing Role of Oceanic Heat in Sea Ice Loss in the New Arctic
05/2015 Sensitivity to Energy Technology Costs: A Multi-Model Comparison Analysis Bosetti, Valentina Bocconi University
11/2014 Cirrus Clouds Represent An Important Component of the Cloud Feedback Zhou, Chen Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
12/2014 Born by Bubbles, Destined for Clouds Burrows, S M Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
12/2014 Early 20th Century Global Warming Linked to Tropical Pacific Wind Strength Thompson, D M National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)
10/2014 Aerosol Indirect Effect on the Grid-Scale Clouds in the Two-Way Coupled WRF–CMAQ
12/2014 The Stratospheric Northern Annular Mode in CMIP5 Simulations Lee, Yun-Young University of California
10/2014 Tracking Emissions to Identify Sources and Transport Pathways of Arctic Black Carbon Wang, Hailong Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
12/2014 Water Balance in the Amazon Basin from a Land Surface Model Ensemble