Research Highlights

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Publication Datesort ascending Title Contact Institution
06/2015 Black Carbon Induced Northern Hemisphere Tropical Expansion Mahajan, Salil Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL)
06/2015 A Comparison of 2D, First-Order and 3d, full-Stokes Modeling of Land Terminating Glaciers Price, Stephen
05/2015 A Review of Temperature Extremes and their Large-Scale Meteorological Patterns Grotjahn, Richard University of California at Davis (UC Davis)
05/2015 Future Population Exposure to U.S. Heat
05/2015 Sea Ice Deformation in Fram Strait—Comparison of CICE Simulations with Analysis and Classification of Airborne Remote-Sensing Data Herzfeld, Ute C University of Colorado at Boulder
05/2015 On the Use of Finite Difference Matrix-vector Products in Newton-krylov Solvers for Implicit Climate Dynamics with Spectral Elements Woodward, Carol S Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
05/2015 Accelerating Time Integration for the Shallow Water Equations on the Sphere Using GPUs Archibald, Richard Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL)
05/2015 Sensitivity to Energy Technology Costs: A Multi-Model Comparison Analysis Bosetti, Valentina Bocconi University
04/2015 Albany/FELIX: A Parallel, Scalable and Robust, Finite Element, First-Order Stokes Approximation Ice Sheet Solver Tezaur, Irina K Sandia National Laboratories (SNL)
04/2015 Impact of the Dynamical Core on the Direct Simulation of Tropical Cyclones in a High-Resolution Global Model
04/2015 Influence of El Niño on Dust over the Atlantic Ocean DeFlorio, Michael J Scripps Institution of Oceanography (SIO)
04/2015 Global Transformation and Fate of SOA: Implications of Low Volatility SOA and Gas-Phase Fragmentation Reactions
04/2015 Climate Change and the Permafrost Carbon Feedback
04/2015 Evaluating Global Streamflow Simulations by a Physically-based Routing Model Coupled with the Community Land Model Li, Hongyi Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
04/2015 Improved Pattern Scaling Approaches for the Use in Climate Impact Studies
04/2015 Scalability of the Albany/FELIX dynamical core for large-scale Greenland and Antarctica simulations Tezaur, Irina K. Sandia National Laboratories (SNL)
04/2015 Topographically-Trapped Ocean Variability Dominates Wind-Driven Circulation in the Bellingshausen Basin Weijer, Wilbert Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL)
03/2015 Equilibrium Climate Sensitivity in Light of Observations over the Warming Hiatus Johansson, Daniel J. A. Chalmers University of Technology
03/2015 Localized Grid Refinements in the CAM5-Spectral Element Model Improve Regional Climatologies Zarzycki, Colin M University of Michigan
03/2015 Aerosol Specification in Single-Column Community Atmosphere Model Version 5 Habtezion, Bereket Lebassi Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
03/2015 Aridity Changes in the Tibetan Plateau in a Warming Climate Leung, L. Ruby
03/2015 Ocean currents complicate reconstructions of past climate Sebille, Erik van University of New South Wales
03/2015 Derivation of an Observation-Based Map of North African Dust Emission
02/2015 The Fertilizing Role of African Dust in the Amazon Rainforest Zhao, Chun
02/2015 The De-Correlation of Westerly Winds and Westerly-Wind Stress over the Southern Ocean during the Last Glacial Maximum Lu, Jian
02/2015 Ocean Currents Alone Cannot Explain the Zapiola Rise Weijer, Wilbert Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL)
02/2015 Effects of Pre-Existing Ice Crystals on Cirrus Clouds in the Community Atmosphere Model Zhang, Kai Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
02/2015 A Multi-scale Modelling Framework Model (Superparameterized CAM5) with a Higher-Order Turbulence Closure: Model Description and Low-Cloud Simulations
02/2015 Long-term Trend and Sources of Carbonaceous Particles Measured in a Southeastern Tibetan Glacier
02/2015 Improved Numerical Methods Reduce Spurious Mixing in MPAS-Ocean Petersen, Mark R Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL)