Research Highlights

The entire collection of Earth and Environmental System Modeling Research Highlights can be accessed using the sorting links on the left. You may also search the BER Research Highlights database by selecting Earth and Environmental System Modeling and/or Multisector Dynamics then selecting List.

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Submission Datesort ascending Title Author Institution
06/19/2013 The Spread in Snow-albedo Feedback Has Not Narrowed in the CMIP5 Ensemble Chen, Siyu
05/21/2013 Climate Model Simulations of Clouds Are Improving Chen, Siyu
04/29/2013 Two Modes of Sea-ice Gravity Drainage: A Parameterization for Large-scale Modeling Chen, Siyu
04/29/2013 Exploring a Global Multiresolution Modeling Approach Using Aquaplanet Simulations Chen, Siyu
04/16/2013 Reaching Ambitious Greenhouse Gas Concentration Goals Liu, Xiaohong
04/12/2013 New River-routing Model Improves Simulations of Water Movement within the Earth’s system Liu, Xiaohong
04/12/2013 Water Supply and Demand Liu, Xiaohong
03/25/2013 Double Trouble: Cloud Feedbacks and Rapid Adjustments to CO2 are Positive in Current GCMs Liu, Xiaohong
03/01/2013 A New Top Boundary Condition for Modeling Surface Diffusive Exchange of Generic Tracers Liu, Xiaohong
02/06/2013 A New Reactive Transport Solver Integrated in CLM4 and CLM4.5 Allows More Mechanistic Treatment of Processes and Evaluation of Uncertainties Liu, Xiaohong
01/23/2013 Climate Impacts of Ice Nucleation Liu, Xiaohong
01/17/2013 Current Generation of Climate Models Predict Loss of Permafrost Liu, Xiaohong
01/09/2013 CMIP3 Climate Models May Overestimate Global Warming by Underestimating Future Low Cloudiness Caldwell, Peter M
12/27/2012 Fast and Slow Responses of the South Asian Monsoon System to Anthropogenic Aerosols Caldwell, Peter M
12/19/2012 Metrics and Diagnostics for Climate Model Short-Range Hindcasts Ma, Hsi-Yen
12/06/2012 A Shortcut to Aerosol Signatures: Scientists find a way to separate the aerosol signal from the weather noise Ma, Hsi-Yen
12/06/2012 Effects of 3D Radiative Transfer in the Sierra Nevada Mountains Gu, Y
12/06/2012 High Resolution Land Surface Parameters for the Community Land Model Gu, Y
10/23/2012 Partly Cloudy With a Chance of Aerosol: Satellite Images Reveal That Clouds Affect the Particles Surrounding Them Chand, Duli
10/23/2012 How to Catch Aerosols in the Act: Scientists Use Satellites to Measure How Pollution Particles Affect Clouds Wang, Minghuai
10/23/2012 Getting Collaborative About Climate: International Climate Research Team Finds Working Together Yields Best Results Wang, Minghuai
10/16/2012 A New Global River Network Database for Macroscale Hydrologic Modeling Wang, Minghuai
10/03/2012 Alaskan Soil Carbon Stocks Have Large Spatial Variability and Dependence on Environmental Factors Wang, Minghuai
08/24/2012 Fresh Water Feeds Hurricanes' Fury Kay, J. E.
08/23/2012 U.S. Southwestern Drought Projected by Regional Models in Warmer Climate Kay, J. E.
08/14/2012 Evaluating Arctic Clouds in Climate Models Kay, J. E.
08/03/2012 An Innovative Approach to Improve Assessment of Climate Model Clouds: Scientists show the latest Community Atmospheric Model (CAM5) significantly improves cloud simulations Kay, J. E.
08/02/2012 Many Forecast Errors Are Climate Errors Xie, Shaocheng
07/29/2012 Bytes for Bits: Researchers Develop a New, Efficient Aerosol Module for Climate Models Liu, Xiahong
07/26/2012 Pollution Weakens Monsoon's Might: Local, Global Emissions Suppress South Asian Summer Rainfall Ganguly, Dilip