Research Highlights

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Publication Datesort ascending Title Contact Institution
12/2014 Observations in Tundra Imply Needed Improvements in Land Models Bouskill, Nicholas J. Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL)
12/2014 Projected Changes in Mean and Interannual Variability of Surface Water over Continental China
12/2014 Effects of Excess Ground Ice on Projections of Permafrost in a Warming Climate
12/2014 Water Balance in the Amazon Basin from a Land Surface Model Ensemble
11/2014 Cirrus Clouds Represent An Important Component of the Cloud Feedback Zhou, Chen Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
11/2014 Trading Off Climate Models’ Issues
10/2014 Aerosol Indirect Effect on the Grid-Scale Clouds in the Two-Way Coupled WRF–CMAQ
10/2014 A Burning Issue: Following Soot to the Arctic Wang, Hailong Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
10/2014 Tracking Emissions to Identify Sources and Transport Pathways of Arctic Black Carbon Wang, Hailong Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
10/2014 Sources and Composition of Submicron Organic Mass in Marine Aerosol Particles
10/2014 Modelling of Long-Range Transport of Southeast Asia Biomass-Burning Aerosols Lin, Chuan-Yao Academia Sinica Taiwan
10/2014 Quantifying Drivers of Carbon Dioxide Interannual Variability Keppel-Aleks, Gretchen University of Michigan
08/2014 Optimal Initial Conditions for Coupling Ice Sheet Models to Earth System Models
08/2014 A Tree-Ring Perspective on the Terrestrial Carbon Cycle Babst, F University of Arizona
07/2014 Variable-Resolution Modeling Zooms into Atlantic Hurricane Seasons at Reduced Computational Costs Zarzycki, Colin M University of Michigan
06/2014 Environmental Research Letters - Highlights of 2014 Lobell, D B
06/2014 A Comparative Analysis of the Impacts of Climate Change and Irrigation on Land Surface and Subsurface Hydrology in the North China Plain
06/2014 Northern Winter Climate Change: Assessment of uncertainty in CMIP5 projections related to stratosphere–troposphere coupling Manzini, Elisa Max Planck Institute for Meteorology
12/2013 Less Reliable Water Availability in the 21st Century Projected Climate
12/2013 Jinyun Tang Wins Outstanding Publication Award from the Ecological Society of America Tang, Jinyun
Climate Response to the Mitigation Scenario RCP8.5 Simulated by SP-CCSM4 and CCSM4 Zhu, Xiaojie Center for Ocean-Land-Atmosphere Studies
07/2014 The Role of Moist Processes in the Intrinsic Predictability of Indian Ocean Cyclones
Sea Ice Volume and Age: Sensitivity to physical parameterizations and thickness resolution in the CICE sea ice model
Improving the Representation of Dual-Phase Diffusion for Land Biogeochemical Modeling in Earth System Models Tang, J Y
A Fast New Method for Statistically Characterizing High-Resolution Geophysical Fields O'Brien, T A
The Pattern of Anthropogenic Signal Emergence in Greenland Ice Sheet Surface Mass Balance
07/2014 Detailing Aerosol-Cloud-Radiation Interactions using Simple Diagnostics Zelinka, Mark D. Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
07/2014 Comparing 16 Years of Cloud Fraction and Cloud Albedo from Surface-Based Shortwave Radiation Measurements Xie, Yu
07/2014 Parameterization of Basal Friction Near Grounding Lines in a One-Dimensional Ice Sheet Model
07/2014 Dust Increases Low Cloud Cover DeFlorio, Michael J University of California at San Diego (UCSD)