Research Highlights

The entire collection of Climate Modeling Research Highlights can be accessed using the sorting links on the right. You may also search the BER Research Highlights database by selecting Climate and Earth System Modeling and/or Integrated Assessment then selecting List.

Any item marked with a star indicates that it has been added in the last 30 days.

Submission Date Title Author Institution
08/01/2014 Detailing Aerosol-Cloud-Radiation Interactions using Simple Diagnostics Zelinka, Mark D. Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
01/09/2014 Most Systematic Errors in Climate Models Appear in Only a Few Days of Model Integration Revealed by the Transpose-AMIP Hindcasts Ma, Hsi-Yen Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
10/07/2014 Evaluating Arctic Lower Tropospheric Stability in Climate Models Barton, Neil Patrick Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
11/19/2014 Long-Term Sea-Level Change Revisited: The role of salinity Durack, Paul J. Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
11/19/2014 Quantifying Underestimates of Long-Term Upper-ocean Warming Durack, Paul J. Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
12/26/2014 On the Correspondence Between Mean Forecast Errors and Climate Errors in CMIP5 Models Ma, Hsi-Yen Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
01/21/2015 The Use of Fractional Accumulated Precipitation for the Evaluation of the Annual Cycle of Monsoons Sperber, Kenneth R Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
04/15/2015 Aerosol Specification in Single-Column Community Atmosphere Model Version 5 Habtezion, Bereket Lebassi Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
07/07/2015 Bioclimatic Evaluation of CMIP Historical Climate Simulations Phillips, Thomas J. Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
07/07/2015 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
12/09/2015 The Relationship between Interannual and Long-Term Cloud Feedbacks Zhou, Chen Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
06/17/2016 Relative Contributions of Mean-State Shifts and ENSO-Driven Variability to Precipitation Changes in a Warming Climate Bonfils, Celine Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
06/17/2016 Regional Contributions of ENSO-Driven Precipitation Variability and Slowly-Evolving Mean Precipitation in the Future Bonfils, Celine Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
07/15/2016 Volcanic contribution to decadal changes in tropospheric temperature Santer, Benjamin Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
07/15/2016 Volcanic Effects on Climate Santer, Benjamin Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
07/15/2016 Observed Multivariable Signals of Late 20th and Early 21st Century Volcanic Activity Santer, Benjamin Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
07/18/2016 Industrial-era Global Ocean Heat Uptake Doubles in Recent Decades Gleckler, Peter Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
07/18/2016 A More Powerful Reality Test for Climate Models Gleckler, Peter Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
07/18/2016 The Asian Summer Monsoon: An Intercomparison of CMIP5 vs. CMIP3 Simulations of the Late 20th Century Sperber, Kenneth R. Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
07/18/2016 Simplified Metrics for the Identification of the Madden-Julian Oscillation in Models Sperber, Kenneth R. Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
07/18/2016 The Use of Fractional Accumulated Precipitation for the Evaluation of the Annual Cycle of Monsoons Sperber, Kenneth R. Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
07/18/2016 Human and Natural Influences on the Changing Thermal Structure of the Atmosphere Santer, Benjamin Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
07/18/2016 Identifying Human Influences on Atmospheric Temperature Santer, Benjamin Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
07/18/2016 Lessons from Madrid for next climate talks Santer, Benjamin Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
07/22/2016 Keeping the Lights on for Global Ocean Salinity Observation Durack, Paul J. Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
07/22/2016 ARM Azores observations help identify deficiencies in climate model simulations of low clouds Zheng, Xue Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
09/21/2016 Will Low-level Clouds Reflect More Sunlight with Warming? Terai, Christopher Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
12/29/2016 Impact of Decadal Cloud Variations on the Earth’s Energy Budget Zhou, Chen Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
06/13/2017 Competing Influences on Aridity: Present and future Bonfils, Celine Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
08/14/2017 Simulating the Global Water Cycle with A High Spatial-Resolution Climate Model Terai, Christopher Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

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