Research Highlights

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Publication Datesort ascending Title Contact Institution
12/2014 A New Synoptic Scale Resolving Global Climate Simulation using the Community Earth System Model Small, Justin National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)
01/2015 Particle's Warming Impact Brought to Light: Measuring the impact of light-absorbing particles on Earth's snowpack, glaciers and ice cover Qian, Yun Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
05/2015 Electricity Needs Water: A State-by-State Assessment Liu, Lu Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
Atmospheric Rivers, Finely Modeled Hagos, Samson Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
03/2015 Climate Change Speed-Up Smith, Steven J Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
A Breath of Cold Air: scientists discover the truth behind the role of cold air pools in climate Smith, Steven J Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
Soot and Dust: A Better Picture of the Impact on Snow
03/2015 HESFIRE: A Global Fire Model to Explore the Role of Anthropogenic and Weather Drivers Page, Yannick Le Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
Impact of Tropical Cyclones on Sea Surface Chlorophyll Page, Yannick Le Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
03/2015 Cold Snaps Linger Despite Climate Change Gao, Yang Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
Web-based Visual Analytics for Extreme Scale Climate Science DeFlorio, Michael J Scripps Institution of Oceanography (SIO)
03/2015 The Synoptic Behavior of Temperature Regime Onset over the Southeast Westby, Rebecca M Georgia Institute of Technology School of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences
07/2014 Validating Simulations of Sea Ice Brine Dynamics with Field Observations Jeffery, Nicole Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL)
The North American Winter ‘Dipole’ and Extremes Activity: A CMIP5 Assessment Yoon, Jin-Ho Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
12/2014 Assessment of Simulated Water Balance from Four Land Surface Models using the NLDAS Test Bed Huang, Maoyi Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
Simulating Convective Properties using Physical Spectral-bin and Parameterized Bulk Microphysical Models Grotjahn, Richard University of California at Davis (UC Davis)
Parametric Sensitivity and Uncertainty Quantification of Precipitation at Global and Local Scales in CAM5 Qian, Yun Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
06/2015 A Case Study of CUDA FORTRAN and OpenACC for an Atmospheric Climate Kernel Norman, Matthew Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL)
Fidelity of Climate Extremes in High Resolution Climate Models Norman, Matthew Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL)
02/2015 Causes and Implications of Persistent Atmospheric Carbon Dioxide Biases in ESMs Hoffman, Forrest M. Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL)
CESM1(BGC) Historical Carbon Cycle Characterized Hoffman, Forrest M. Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL)
10/2015 Regional Precipitation Simulations for the Mid-1970s Shift and Early-2000s Hiatus
10/2015 Improving the Representation of Hydrologic Processes in Earth System Models
10/2015 Impact of Solar Panels on Global Climate
Positive Tropical Marine Low-Cloud Cover Feedback Inferred from Cloud-Controlling Factors
10/2015 Do Responses to Different Anthropogenic Forcings Add Linearly in Climate Models? Marvel, Kate
06/2015 Identifying the Human Fingerprint in Observed Cloud Trends Marvel, Kate NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies (GISS)
Natural and Human Influences on Changing Zonal-Mean Precipitation Bonfils, Celine
11/2015 Diagnosing Ocean Mixing via Lagrangian Particle Tracking (LIGHT) Wolfram, Phillip J.
10/2015 Higher climate sensitiviity is linked to a shallower tropical low clouds Brient, Florent Department of Earth Sciences