Research Highlights

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Publication Date Title Contact Institution
09/2016 The Scenario Model Intercomparison Project (ScenarioMIP) for CMIP6 Tebaldi, Claudia National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)
06/2016 What Would it Take to Achieve the Paris Temperature Targets? Sanderson, Benjamin National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)
06/2015 How Sensitive are the Pacific-North Atlantic Teleconnections to the Position and Intensity of El Nino-Related Warming Meehl, Gerald National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)
12/2016 Challenges and Prospects for Reducing Coupled Climate Model SST biases in the Eastern Tropical Atlantic and Pacific Oceans Medeiros, Brian National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)
04/2016 The Meridional Mode in an Idealized Aquaplanet Model: Dependence on the Mean State Medeiros, Brian National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)
12/2015 A Reduced Complexity Framework to Bridge the Gap between AGCMs and Cloud-Resolving Models Medeiros, Brian National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)
08/2016 Select Strengths and Biases of Models in Representing the Arctic Winter Boundary Layer: The Larcform 1 single column model intercomparison Medeiros, Brian National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)
05/2016 Clouds at Barbados are Representative of Clouds across the Trade-Wind Regions in Observations and Climate Models Medeiros, Brian National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)
10/2015 Observed and Modeled Patterns of Co-Variabiiolty between Low-Level Cloudiness and the Structure of the Trade-Wind Layer Medeiros, Brian National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)
03/2016 Reference Aquaplanet Climate in the Community Atmosphere Model Version 5 Medeiros, Brian National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)
06/2016 Global Climate Impacts of Fixing the Southern Ocean Shortwave Radiation bias in the Community Earth System Model (CESM) Medeiros, Brian National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)
08/2016 Climate Feedback Variance and the Interaction of Aerosol Forcing and Feedbacks Medeiros, Brian National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)
08/2016 Thermodynamic Control of Anvil-Cloud Amount Medeiros, Brian National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)
09/2016 The Role of Climate Covariability on Bioenergy Crop Yields in the Conterminous United States Zhang, Xuesong Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
06/2016 ARM Azores observations help identify deficiencies in climate model simulations of low clouds Zheng, Xue Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
08/2016 Global Model Improved by Incorporating New Hypothesis for Vegetation Nutrient Limitation, Supported by Field Experiment Thornton, Peter E. Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL)
06/2016 Human-Induced Greening of the Northern Extratropical Land Surface Mao, Jiafu Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL)
06/2016 Phosphorus Feedbacks Constraining Tropical Ecosystem Responses to Changes in Atmospheric CO2 and Climate Yang, Xiaojuan Climate Change Science Institute
09/2016 Explicit Aqueous Phase Redox and pH Dynamics Added to the Converging Trophic Cascade (CTC) Decomposition Model Thornton, Peter E. Climate Change Science Institute
01/2016 A Matrix Dependent/Algebraic Multigrid Approach for Extruded Meshes With Applications to Ice Sheet Modeling Tuminaro, Ray Sandia National Laboratories (SNL)
07/2016 Experimental Design for Three Interrelated Marine Ice-Sheet and Ocean Model Intercomparison Projects Asay-Davis, Xylar Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research
08/2016 Prolonged El Niño Conditions in 2014-2015 and the Rapid Intensification of Hurricane Patricia in the Eastern Pacific Leung, L. Ruby Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
10/2016 Upscaling from Local Convection to the Global Jet Stream Leung, L. Ruby Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
10/2016 Resolving the Unresolved: Improving a Statistical Representation of Vertical Structure of Subgrid Clouds Ovchinnikov, Mikhail Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
10/2016 Future Climate Warming Induces Emergence of New Hydrologic Regimes of Surface Water Resources in the Conterminous United States Huang, Maoyi Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
11/2016 Mesoscale Convection Changing Spring Rain in the Great Plains States Leung, L. Ruby Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
04/2016 Improved phenology model for CLM Richardson, Andrew Harvard University
10/2015 Estimated Impacts of Emission Reductions on Wheat and Maize Crops Tebaldi, Claudia National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)
01/2016 Benefits of Mitigation for Future Heat Extremes under RCP4.5 Compared to RCP8.5 Tebaldi, Claudia National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)
02/2016 Projected Intensification of Subseasonal Temperature Variability and Heat Waves in the Great Plains Teng, Haiyan National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)

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