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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Publication Datesort ascending Title Contact Institution
03/2017 Exploring the Effects of Nonhydrostatic Formulation of Atmospheric Motions in High-Resolution All-Ocean Simulations Leung, L. Ruby Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
03/2017 Source Attribution of Black Carbon in China Wang, Hailong Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
03/2017 An Uncertainty-based Distance Metric for Validation of Sea Ice Models is Developed at Los Alamos National Laboratory Urrego-Blanco, Jorge R. Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL)
03/2017 Household Adjustments to Hurricane Katrina Weyant, John Stanford University
02/2017 New Topography-Based Subgrid Units Improve Land-Surface Modeling Leung, L. Ruby Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
02/2017 A Promising Venue to Improve the Realism of Precipitation Simulations at a Continental Scale Leung, L. Ruby Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
02/2017 Modeling Amplified Warming in Sierra Nevada Mountains Due to Snow Albedo Feedback Walton, Daniel University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA)
02/2017 Detecting Modeling Problems Early and Quickly Wan, Hui Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
02/2017 A Dynamical and Statistical Characterization of United States Extreme Precipitation Events and their Associated Large-Scale Meteorological Patterns Black, Robert X Georgia Institute of Technology School of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences
02/2017 Human Activities Influence Precipitation at Global and Continental Scales Leung, L. Ruby Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
02/2017 A Hindcast Experiment Using the GCAM 3.0 Agriculture and Land-Use Module Clarke, Leon Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
02/2017 Improving the Representation of the Statistical Properties of the Data-Model Discrepancies Can Increase the Upper Tail of Sea-Level Projections Weyant, John Stanford University
02/2017 A Cheaper Way to Understand Teleconnections in Climate Models Kravitz, Ben Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
01/2017 Complex Dynamics and Urban Water Transitions in Sustainable Water Management Bhaduri, Budhendra Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL)
01/2017 Measuring the Impact of Mesoscale Eddies in the Ocean’s Climate Ringler, Todd D Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL)
01/2017 Comparison of Stokes Ice Sheet Models for Marine Ice Sheet Experiments Price, Stephen F. Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL)
01/2017 Mixed-Phase Orographic Clouds: Pollution’s Influence to Precipitate Snow Fan, Jiwen Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
01/2017 Anchoring Cloud Property Satellite Retrievals with Ground-based Remote Sensing Instruments Zhang, Zhibo University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC)
01/2017 An Ice Sheet Model Validation Framework for the Greenland Ice Sheet Price, Stephen F. Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL)
01/2017 The Effects of Adaptation Measures on Hurricane Induced Infrastructure/Property Losses Weyant, John Stanford University
12/2016 Amplified North Atlantic Warming in the Late Pliocene by Changes in Arctic Gateways Hu, Aixue National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)
12/2016 Key Relationship Emerges in Modeling Plant Response to CO2 Increase Leung, L. Ruby Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
12/2016 Leaky plumbing impedes Greenland Ice Sheet flow Hoffman, Matthew Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL)
12/2016 Modeling Ice Shelf/Ocean Interaction in Antarctica Asay-Davis, Xylar Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research
12/2016 Quantifying Impacts of Heat Waves on Power Grid Operation Kraucunas, Ian Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
12/2016 Challenges and Prospects for Reducing Coupled Climate Model SST biases in the Eastern Tropical Atlantic and Pacific Oceans Medeiros, Brian National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)
12/2016 Satellite Sounder Observations of Contrasting Tropospheric Moisture Transport Regimes: Saharan Air Layers, Hadley Cells, and Atmospheric Rivers Leung, L. Ruby Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
12/2016 Impact of Decadal Cloud Variations on the Earth’s Energy Budget Zhou, Chen Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
12/2016 The Ice Sheet Model Intercomparison Project for CMIP6 (ISMIP6) Lipscomb, William Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL)
12/2016 Model Spread in the Fast Response of Global Precipitation adeangelis@ucla.edu, Anthony DeAngelis, University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA)

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