Research Highlights

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Publication Date Title Contact Institution
04/2012 Simplified Metrics for the Identification of the Madden-Julian Oscillation in Models Sperber, Kenneth R. Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
The Use of Fractional Accumulated Precipitation for the Evaluation of the Annual Cycle of Monsoons Sperber, Kenneth R. Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
09/2013 Human and Natural Influences on the Changing Thermal Structure of the Atmosphere Santer, Benjamin Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
Identifying Human Influences on Atmospheric Temperature Santer, Benjamin Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
07/2016 Lessons from Madrid for next climate talks Santer, Benjamin Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
07/2016 Keeping the Lights on for Global Ocean Salinity Observation Durack, Paul J. Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
07/2016 Evidence for Climate Change in Satellite Cloud Record Zelinka, Mark Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
10/2015 Do Emergent Constraints Help Predict Future Climate? Klein, Stephen Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
Will Low-level Clouds Reflect More Sunlight with Warming? Terai, Christopher Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
Insights from a Refined Decomposition of Cloud Feedbacks Zelinka, Mark Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
12/2016 Impact of Decadal Cloud Variations on the Earth’s Energy Budget Zhou, Chen Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
05/2017 Review of Cloud Feedbacks in Climate Models Zelinka, Mark Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
Competing Influences on Aridity: Present and future Bonfils, Celine Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
Dependence of Cloud Feedback on the Spatial Pattern of Sea Surface Warming Zelinka, Mark Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
05/2019 Clearing Clouds of Uncertainty Zelinka, Mark Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
10/2017 Observations Indicate that the Low-Cloud Feedback is Positive Klein, Stephen Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
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)
04/2018 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)
04/2018 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)
04/2018 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)
07/2018 Drivers of Low Cloud Responses to Poleward Jet Shifts in Observations & Models Zelinka, Mark Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
10/2018 Understanding Cloud and Precipitation Characteristics in Version 1 of the E3SM Atmosphere Model Xie, Shaocheng Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)

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