Research Highlights

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Publication Datesort ascending Title Contact Institution
New Internationally Coordinated Climate Model Experiments Underway
Contributions of Radiative Forcing and Climate Feedbacks to Range of CMIP5 Global Warming Responses
Dynamic Ice Sheets in the Community Earth System Model
01/2013 Wind and Cold Carry Dust to New Heights Chen, Siyu
Ahoy Aquaplanet: Identifying Model Resolution Shortcomings Chen, Siyu
Atmospheric Bit Players Take Stage Chen, Siyu
Negative 21st Century Mass Balance for the Greenland Ice Sheet Chen, Siyu
Global Warming Caused by the Ozone Hole "Indirect Effect" Chen, Siyu
Simulating Greenland's Surface Mass Balance in the Community Earth System Model Chen, Siyu
An Analysis of the Short-Term Cloud Feedback Using Satellite Data Chen, Siyu
Novel Analysis of Cloud Observations Helps Pave the Way Toward a New Class of High-resolution Climate Models Chen, Siyu
Compo et al. Article Makes Geophysical Research Letters Cover Chen, Siyu
Linking Ice Nucleation to Aerosols and Its Impact on CAM5 Simulated Arctic Clouds and Radiation Chen, Siyu
The Spread in Snow-albedo Feedback Has Not Narrowed in the CMIP5 Ensemble Chen, Siyu
Climate Model Simulations of Clouds Are Improving Chen, Siyu
Two Modes of Sea-ice Gravity Drainage: A Parameterization for Large-scale Modeling Chen, Siyu
Exploring a Global Multiresolution Modeling Approach Using Aquaplanet Simulations Chen, Siyu
12/2012 Climate Impacts of Ice Nucleation Liu, Xiaohong
Reaching Ambitious Greenhouse Gas Concentration Goals Liu, Xiaohong
New River-routing Model Improves Simulations of Water Movement within the Earth’s system Liu, Xiaohong
Water Supply and Demand Liu, Xiaohong
Double Trouble: Cloud Feedbacks and Rapid Adjustments to CO2 are Positive in Current GCMs Liu, Xiaohong
A New Top Boundary Condition for Modeling Surface Diffusive Exchange of Generic Tracers Liu, Xiaohong
A New Reactive Transport Solver Integrated in CLM4 and CLM4.5 Allows More Mechanistic Treatment of Processes and Evaluation of Uncertainties Liu, Xiaohong
Current Generation of Climate Models Predict Loss of Permafrost Liu, Xiaohong
CMIP3 Climate Models May Overestimate Global Warming by Underestimating Future Low Cloudiness Caldwell, Peter M
Fast and Slow Responses of the South Asian Monsoon System to Anthropogenic Aerosols Caldwell, Peter M
03/2013 Metrics and Diagnostics for Climate Model Short-Range Hindcasts Ma, Hsi-Yen
A Shortcut to Aerosol Signatures: Scientists find a way to separate the aerosol signal from the weather noise Ma, Hsi-Yen
Effects of 3D Radiative Transfer in the Sierra Nevada Mountains Gu, Y