Research Highlights

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Publication Datesort ascending Title Contact Institution
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)
01/2015 Improving Representation of Convective Transport for Scale-Aware Parameterization, Part II: Analysis of Cloud-Resolving Model Simulations
01/2015 The Influence of Sea Salt Variability on Clouds
01/2015 Tracking Down Time Missteps
01/2015 Parameterizing Deep Convection using the Assumed Probability Density Function Method
01/2015 Block Preconditioners for Implicit Atmospheric Climate Simulations Lott, P Aaron Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
12/2014 The Stratospheric Northern Annular Mode in CMIP5 Simulations Lee, Yun-Young University of California
12/2014 Beyond Boundaries: Remote Heat Rouses Hurricanes
12/2014 Early 20th Century Global Warming Linked to Tropical Pacific Wind Strength Thompson, D M National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)
12/2014 Understanding the El Nino-like Oceanic Response in the Tropical Pacific to Global Warming
12/2014 Born by Bubbles, Destined for Clouds Burrows, S M Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
12/2014 Ocean Biology Affects Ocean Spray Composition Burrows, S M Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
12/2014 The Tropical Inversion will Strengthen in a Warming Climate Qu, Xin University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA)
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)