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.

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Submission Date Title Author Institution
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
08/26/2014 The Role of Moist Processes in the Intrinsic Predictability of Indian Ocean Cyclones
08/26/2014 Sea Ice Volume and Age: Sensitivity to physical parameterizations and thickness resolution in the CICE sea ice model
08/25/2014 Improving the Representation of Dual-Phase Diffusion for Land Biogeochemical Modeling in Earth System Models Tang, J Y
08/25/2014 A Fast New Method for Statistically Characterizing High-Resolution Geophysical Fields O'Brien, T A
08/14/2014 The Pattern of Anthropogenic Signal Emergence in Greenland Ice Sheet Surface Mass Balance
08/01/2014 Detailing Aerosol-Cloud-Radiation Interactions using Simple Diagnostics Zelinka, Mark D. Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
07/28/2014 Comparing 16 Years of Cloud Fraction and Cloud Albedo from Surface-Based Shortwave Radiation Measurements Xie, Yu
07/28/2014 Parameterization of Basal Friction Near Grounding Lines in a One-Dimensional Ice Sheet Model
07/10/2014 Dust Increases Low Cloud Cover DeFlorio, Michael J University of California San Diego
07/08/2014 Observed Holiday Aerosol Reduction and Temperature Cooling over East Asia
07/08/2014 Macromolecular Surfactants Alter Bubble and Global Ocean Interfacial Properties, Marine Aerosol Water Uptake and Kohler Curves Elliott, Scott M Los Alamos National Laboratory
06/26/2014 A Technique for Generating Consistent Ice Sheet Initial Conditions for Coupled Ice Sheet/Climate Models
06/26/2014 Global Aerosol Microphysics Models Put to the Test Mann, G W University of Leeds - UK
06/26/2014 Bubble Chemistry at the Ocean-Atmosphere Boundary Elliott, Scott M Los Alamos National Laboratory
06/26/2014 Increase in the Intensity of Post-monsoon Bay of Bengal Tropical Cyclones Balaguru, Kathik Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
06/16/2014 Global Terrestrial Gross Primary Production to Hydrologic States Simulated by the Community Land Model using Two Runoff Parameterizations Lei, Huimin Tsinghua University
06/16/2014 Researchers Find Common Ground for Water and Land Process Modeling Tesfa, T K Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
06/16/2014 Impurities in Snow and its Radiative Forcing over the Arctic and Northern China Qian, Yun
06/07/2014 The Robust Dynamical Contribution to Precipitation Extremes in Idealized Warming Simulations across Model Resolutions
06/07/2014 Assessing the CAM5 Physics Suite in the WRF-Chem Model
05/23/2014 North Atlantic Warming and the Retreat of Greenland’s Outlet Glaciers
05/23/2014 Constraining Transient Ice Sheet Models with Sparse, Diverse Observations
05/23/2014 The Role of Clouds in Shifting the Mid-Latitude Jet Ceppi, Paulo
05/23/2014 A First Comprehensive Evaluation of WRF-Chem for Simulating Aerosols over East Asia
05/13/2014 Probable Causes of the Abnormal Ridge Accompanying the 2013-14 California Drought: ENSO Precursor and Anthropogenic Warming Footprint
05/01/2014 Uncovering Global Effects of Clouds on Climate: Multi-scale model provides global view of Asian pollution impacts on Pacific storm track Wang, Yuan
05/01/2014 Responses of East Asian Summer Monsoon to Natural and Anthropogenic Forcings in the 17 Latest IPCC AR5 Models Song, Fenfei
04/25/2014 Mass Loss from Below-Surface Melting on Antarctic Glaciers Hoffman, Matthew J. Los Alamos National Laboratory