Research Highlights

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Publication Datesort ascending Title Contact Institution
03/2014 Linking Mean Circulation Change to Extremes through a Nonlinear Wave Activity Diagnostic Hagos, Samson
Regional Model Simulation of the African Monsoon Precipitation Response to Land Use Change Hagos, Samson
01/2014 Feedbacks Between Subglacial Drainage and Glacier Dynamics Hoffman, Matthew Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL)
Can Data Mining Help Constrain Climate Sensitivity?
Lessons from an All-Ocean World: Longstanding modeling challenges doused in simulations of important precipitation features Yang, Qing Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
The Dependence of ITCZ Structure on Model Resolution and Dynamical Core in Aqua-Planet Simulations
02/2014 Links Between Flood Frequency and Annual Water Balance Behaviors: A Basis for Similarity and Regionalization
Effect of Uncertainty in the Surface Mass Balance-Elevation Feedback on Projections of the Future Sea Level Rise from the Greenland Ice Sheet
Plugging Water's Effects in an Earth System Model Leng, Guoyong Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
12/2013 Adding Varoom to a Community Land Model: New study finds accurate parameters rev up water and energy flux modeling Sun, Y Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
08/2013 The Long and Rich Life of Tropical Clouds Hagos, Samson Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
10/2013 Testing a Relationship: Arctic Warming and China's Summer Monsoon Li, Y Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
10/2013 Brewing Up a Storm Balaguru, K
11/2013 Size Matters: Modeling Dust Mass Balance and Radiative Forcing Zhao, C Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
01/2014 Distant Desert Dust Increases Snowpack in California: Local pollution’s influence less impressive on Sierra Nevada Mountains’ precipitation Fan, J Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
11/2013 A Sensitivity Study of Radiative Fluxes at the Top of Atmosphere to Cloud-Microphysics and Aerosol Parameters in the Community Atmosphere Model CAM5
09/2013 The Long and Short of Modeling Water Resources Management: A new module for Earth system models fills the gap across scales Voisin, N Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
07/2013 Boreal Winter Low-Frequency Variability in CMIP5 Models
11/2013 Anomalous Temperature Regimes During the Cool Season: Long-Term Trends, Low-Frequency Mode Modulation, and Representation in CMIP5 Simulations
The Structure, Dynamics and Tropospheric Signature of the Polar Annular Mode
Representing Complex Consumer-Substrate Networks in Soil Biogeochemistry: Development for ESM Land Models with an Application to Litter Decomposition
12/2013 Evaluating Snow Depth on Arctic Sea Ice in CCSM Blazey, Benjamin A Universität Bremen
Most Systematic Errors in Climate Models Appear in Only a Few Days of Model Integration Revealed by the Transpose-AMIP Hindcasts Ma, Hsi-Yen Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
01/2014 New implicit solver allows natural radiocarbon to be used as a tracer to assess deep circulation biases in the ocean component of CESM , Ann Bardin University of California at Irvine (UC Irvine)
12/2013 Greenland Ice Sheet surface mass balance variability increases under anthropogenic climate change. Fyke, Jeremy G Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL)
Cooler Days, Warmer Nights Fyke, Jeremy G Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL)
Sensitivity of Stratospheric Dynamics to O3 Production Fyke, Jeremy G Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL)
Human and Natural Influences on the Changing Thermal Structure of the Atmosphere Fyke, Jeremy G Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL)
Plugging Water's Effects into an Earth System Model Fyke, Jeremy G Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL)
07/2013 Estimating Aerosol Effects on Cloud Radiative Forcing Ghan, S J Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)

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