Research Highlights

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Publication Datesort ascending Title Contact Institution
04/2014 An Assessment of Global and Regional Sea Level for Years 1993–2007 in A Suite of Interannual CORE-II Simulations Griffies, Stephen M. Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory (GFDL)
09/2014 Model Experiments Develop Technique to Understand How Aerosols Change Ice Clouds Zhang, K Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
10/2014 Powerful Brakes Applied by Cyclones’ Cold Wakes Balguru, Karthik Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
11/2014 The Bright Side of Arctic Clouds Kravitz, Ben Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
09/2014 On the Right Track for Tropical Clouds Hagos, Samson Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
12/2014 Intercomparison of the Cloud Water Phase among Global Climate Models Komurcu, Muge University of Wyoming
12/2014 Increasing Greenhouse Gases Linked to Rains over Africa During the African Humid Period Otto-Bliesner, Bette L
11/2014 Tall Clouds from Tiny Raindrops Grow Hagos, Samson Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
09/2014 Integrating New Cloud Processes in CAM5 Park, Sungsu National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)
12/2014 Regional Precipitation Simulations for the Mid-1970s Shift and Early-2000s Hiatus Meehl, Gerald A National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)
01/2015 Unified Multi-Scale Model Moves Up to Ecosystem Scale Yang, Xiaofan Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
05/2014 Is AMOC more predictable than North Atlantic heat content? Branstator, G
08/2013 An Assessment of Global and Regional Sea Level in a Suite of Interannual CORE-II Hindcast Simulations: A Synopsis Griffies, Stephen M
09/2014 Assessing A Dry Surface Layer-based Soil Resistance Parameterization for the Community Land Model using GRACE and FLUXNET-MTE Data [nid:3046] Swenson, S C
10/2013 Intensification of Decadal and Multi-Decadal Sea Level Variability in the Western Tropical Pacific during Recent Decades Han, W.
06/2014 CMIP5 Climate Model Analyses: Climate extremes in the United States Wuebbles, D
09/2014 Climate Model Simulations of the Observed Early-2000s Hiatus of Global Warming Meehl, G A National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)
07/2014 An Evaluation of Experimental Decadal Predictions Using CCSM4 Karspeck, A
03/2014 Effects of the Bering Strait Closure on AMOC and Global Climate Under Different Background Climates
12/2013 Energy Balance in a Warm World Without the Ocean Conveyor Belt and Sea Ice Hu, Aixue National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)
12/2013 Exploratory High-Resolution Climate Simulations using the Community Atmosphere Model (CAM) Bacmeister, Julio T National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)
06/2014 Getting Caught with Our Plants Down: The risks of a global crop yield slowdown from climate trends in the next two decades Lobell, D B
07/2014 How Well are the Distribution and Extreme Values of Daily Precipitation over North America Represented in the Community Climate System Model? A Comparison to Reanalysis, Satellite, and Gridded Station Data Gervais, M
01/2014 Interactions Between Externally-forced Climate Signals from Sunspot Peaks and the Internally-generated Pacific Decadal and North Atlantic Oscillations Loon, H van
07/2014 Individual Feedback Contributions to the Seasonality of Surface Warming Sejas, S A
03/2014 Lower Estimates of Near-term Global Warming from Initialized Climate Models Meehl, G A
10/2013 Mixed-Phase Clouds Cause Climate Model Biases in Arctic Wintertime Temperature Inversions Pithan, F.
11/2013 Observational Constraint on Water Vapor Feedback Gordon, N. D.
On the Correspondence Between Mean Forecast Errors and Climate Errors in CMIP5 Models Ma, Hsi-Yen Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
01/2014 Pattern Scaling: a review of its strengths and limitations, and an update on the latest model simulations Tebaldi, C