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
01/17/2018 Arctic Tropospheric Warming Events are Increasing, With Impacts to Extreme Weather Events Wang, Simon Utah State University
01/18/2018 Glacial Moulin Formation Triggered by Rapid Lake Drainage Hoffman, Matthew Los Alamos National Laboratory
01/18/2018 Earth System Model High-Latitude Temperature Biases can be Resolved by Incorporating Realistic Surface Longwave Emission Kuo, Chaincy Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
01/17/2018 California's Extreme Swing in Extreme Climate Events Wang, Simon Utah State University
01/15/2018 CLUBB vs. Conventional Subgrid scheme: An evaluation of marine boundary cloud properties in the GCM using COSP and satellite observations Zhang, Zhibo UMBC
01/29/2018 The Changing Character of Twenty-First-Century Precipitation over the Western United States in the Variable-Resolution CESM Ullrich, Paul University of California
01/29/2018 Exploring a Variable-Resolution Approach for Simulating Regional Climate in the Rocky Mountain Region Using the VR-CESM Liu, Xiaohong University of Wyoming
01/29/2018 Daily-Scale Planetary Wave Patterns and the Modulation of Cold Season Weather in the Northern Extratropics Black, Robert X Georgia Institute of Technology School of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences
01/30/2018 Quantifying the Effects of Historical Land Cover Conversion Uncertainty on Global Carbon and Climate Estimates Collins, William D. Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
01/30/2018 Attributable Human‐Induced Changes in the Likelihood and Magnitude of the Observed Extreme Precipitation during Hurricane Harvey Collins, William D. Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
02/12/2018 Implicit-Explicit (IMEX) Runge-Kutta Methods for Non-Hydrostatic Atmospheric Models Gardner, David J. Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
02/13/2018 The Changing Character of Rainfall in Eastern China, 1951-2007 Fung, Inez University of California - Berkeley
01/02/2018 Tracer Transport within an Unstructured Grid Ocean Model using Characteristic Discontinuous Galerkin Advection Lee, David Los Alamos National Laboratory
01/02/2018 Discrete Conservation Properties for Shallow Water Flows using Mixed Mimetic Spectral Elements Lee, David Los Alamos National Laboratory
02/12/2018 The Impact of Parametric Uncertainties on Biogeochemistry in the E3SM Land Model Ricciuto, Daniel Oak Ridge National Laboratory
02/16/2018 Changes in Tropical Cyclones Under Stabilized 1.5oC and 2.0oC Global Warming Scenarios as Simulated by the Community Atmospheric Model under the HAPPI Protocols Collins, William D. Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
02/14/2018 A Basis Set for Exploration of Sensitivity to Prescribed Ocean Conditions for Estimating Human Contributions to Extreme Weather in CAM5.1-1degree Collins, William D. Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
01/23/2018 Will High-Resolution Global Ocean Models Benefit Coupled Predictions on Short-Range to Climate Timescales? McClean, Julie L Scripps Institution of Oceanography
05/24/2017 Isopycnal Eddy Mixing across the Kuroshio Extension: Stable versus unstable states in an eddying model McClean, Julie L. Scripps Institution of Oceanography
02/14/2018 Effective Online Monitoring and Saving Strategy for Large-Scale Climate Simulation Mayer, Benjamin Oak Ridge National Laboratory
02/27/2018 Design of Measurement Networks for Predictive Uncertainty Reduction Lu, Dan Oak Ridge National Laboratory
03/02/2018 Near Term Ocean Warming Around Antarctica Affects Long Term Rate of Sea Level Rise Jackson, Charles The University of Texas at Austin
03/05/2018 When Bias Correction Goes Wrong Walton, Daniel University of California at Los Angeles
02/27/2018 Improved Representation of Surface Spectral Emissivity in a Global Climate Model and its Impact on Simulated Climate Huang, Xianglei University of Michigan
03/08/2018 Linear and Nonlinear Winter Atmospheric Responses to Extreme Phases of Low Frequency Pacific Sea Surface Temperature Variability Hu, Aixue National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)
03/16/2018 Timescales of Southern Ocean Upwelling Morrison, Adele Australian National University
03/16/2018 Internal Climate Variability and Projected Future Regional Steric and Dynamic Sea Level Rise Hu, Aixue National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)
03/16/2018 On the utility (or futility) of using stable water isotopes to constrain the bulk properties of tropical convection Romps, David M. Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
08/29/2014 Climate Response to the Mitigation Scenario RCP8.5 Simulated by SP-CCSM4 and CCSM4 Zhu, Xiaojie Center for Ocean-Land-Atmosphere Studies
08/26/2014 Optimal Initial Conditions for Coupling Ice Sheet Models to Earth System Models