Research Highlights

The entire collection of Earth and Environmental System Modeling Research Highlights can be accessed using the sorting links on the left. You may also search the BER Research Highlights database by selecting Earth and Environmental System Modeling and/or Multisector Dynamics then selecting List.

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Submission Date Title Author Institution
07/22/2016 ARM Azores observations help identify deficiencies in climate model simulations of low clouds Zheng, Xue Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
12/06/2016 Resolving the Unresolved: Improving a Statistical Representation of Vertical Structure of Subgrid Clouds Ovchinnikov, Mikhail Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
03/10/2017 Gone with the Wind: The Trans-Pacific Journey of Atmospheric Particles Kassianov, Evgueni Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
03/10/2017 Mixed-Phase Orographic Clouds: Pollution’s Influence to Precipitate Snow Fan, Jiwen Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
05/31/2017 To the Extreme: How Booming Cities Influence Climate Qian, Yun Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
06/22/2017 Review of Recent Advances in Understanding Secondary Organic Aerosol for Earth System Modeling Shrivastava, Manish Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
06/27/2017 Evaluating Climate Simulations against Aircraft Measurements Rasch, Phil Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
08/28/2017 A Newly Identified Cloud Oscillation in Atmospheric Model Simulations Klein, Stephen A. Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
11/29/2017 Evaluating Land-Atmosphere Coupling in Model Simulations Phillips, Thomas Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
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 (LBNL)
04/03/2018 Cloud Characteristics, Thermodynamic Controls and Radiative Impacts During the Observations and Modeling of the Green Ocean Amazon (GoAmazon2014/5) Experiment Giangrande, Scott E. Brookhaven National Laboratory (BNL)
04/03/2018 Substantial Convection and Precipitation Enhancements by Ultrafine Aerosol Particles Fan, Jiwen Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
04/04/2018 Growth Kinetics and Size Distribution Dynamics of Viscous Secondary Organic Aerosol , Rahul A. Zaveri Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
04/05/2018 A Stochastic Framework for Modeling the Population Dynamics of Convective Clouds Hagos, Samson Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
04/11/2018 CAUSES: On the Role of Surface Energy Budget Errors to the Warm Surface Air Temperature Error Over the Central United States Ma, Hsi-Yen Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
04/25/2018 CAUSES: Diagnosis of the Summertime Warm Bias in CMIP5 Climate Models at the ARM Southern Great Plains Site Zhang, Chengzhu Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
04/25/2018 CAUSES: Attribution of surface radiation biases in NWP and climate models near the US Southern Great Plains Ma, Hsi-Yen Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
04/25/2018 Introduction to CAUSES project: Description of weather and climate models and their near-surface temperature errors near the Southern Great Plains Ma, Hsi-Yen Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
05/08/2018 The Role of Convective Gustiness in Reducing Seasonal Precipitation Biases in the Tropical West Pacific Rasch, Philip Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
05/08/2018 Using the Atmospheric Radiation Measurement (ARM) Datasets to Evaluate Climate Models in Simulating Diurnal and Seasonal Variations of Tropical Clouds Wang, Hailong Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
09/05/2018 Tiny Processes in Clouds Drive Storm System Longevity over the Central United States Leung, L. Ruby Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
10/01/2018 Contiguous US Summer Maximum Temperature and Heat Stress Trends in CRU and NOAA Climate Division Data Plus Comparisons to Reanalyses Grotjahn, Richard University of California at Davis (UC Davis)
10/15/2018 Large Regional Shortwave Forcing by Anthropogenic Methane Informed by Jovian Observations Collins, William D. Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL)
10/17/2018 Diversity of ENSO Events Unified by Convective Threshold Sea Surface Temperature: A Nonlinear ENSO Index Williams, Ian Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL)