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
01/15/2018 The Staggered Nodal Finite Element Method (SNFEM) Discretization for Non-Hydrostatic Atmospheric Modeling Guerra, Jorge E. University of California at Davis (UC Davis)
01/15/2018 CLUBB vs. Conventional Subgrid scheme: An evaluation of marine boundary cloud properties in the GCM using COSP and satellite observations Zhang, Zhibo University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC)
01/09/2018 Prognostic Plant Traits Butler, Ethan University of Minnesota
01/02/2018 Tracer Transport within an Unstructured Grid Ocean Model using Characteristic Discontinuous Galerkin Advection Lee, David Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL)
01/02/2018 Discrete Conservation Properties for Shallow Water Flows using Mixed Mimetic Spectral Elements Lee, David Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL)
12/08/2017 Understanding the Sensitivity of the Mean State of the Community Atmosphere Model (CAM) to Horizontal Resolution Reed, Kevin A. Stony Brook University
12/08/2017 New Dams Could Offset Future Flood Risk along Key River Corridor in South Asia Leung, L. Ruby Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
12/08/2017 Predicting and Planning for Chronic Climate-Driven Disturbances Stover, Daniel DOE Terrestrial Ecosystem Science
12/08/2017 How Many Weather Stations are enough to Accurately Simulate Building Energy Demand? Burleyson, Casey Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
12/08/2017 Effects of Local Water Extraction and Reservoir Regulation on Drought in the United States Leung, L. Ruby Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
12/08/2017 Reservoir Management Alters Flood Frequency at the Regional Scale Leung, L. Ruby Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
11/29/2017 A New Way to Uncover Aerosol Radiative Forcing Errors Feldman, Daniel Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL)
11/29/2017 Methanogenesis in Oxygenated Soils is Important for Wetland Methane Emissions: Implications for Earth System Models Riley, William J. Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL)
11/29/2017 Performance Analysis of Fully Explicit and Fully Implicit Solvers Within A Spectral Element Shallow-Water Atmosphere Model Evans, Katherine Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL)
11/29/2017 A Novel Way to Compute Ocean Mixing with Particles Wolfram, Phillip J. Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL)
11/29/2017 Evaluating Land-Atmosphere Coupling in Model Simulations Phillips, Thomas Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
11/09/2017 Observed Positive Vegetation-Rainfall Feedbacks in the Sahel Dominated by a Moisture Recycling Mechanism Notaro, Michael University of Wisconsin Madison
11/09/2017 Validation of a Statistical Methodology for Extracting Vegetation Feedbacks: Focus on North African Ecosystems in the Community Earth System Model Notaro, Michael University of Wisconsin Madison
11/09/2017 Observations Indicate that the Low-Cloud Feedback is Positive Klein, Stephen Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
10/29/2017 Spiraling Pathways of Global Deep Waters to the Surface of the Southern Ocean Morrison, Adele Australian National University
10/19/2017 New Study Examines Storage-Streamflow Correlations using Data Mining Approaches to Reveal Fundamental Controls of Hydrologic Responses Shen, Chaopeng Pennsylvania State University
10/19/2017 New Work Proposes Novel Infrastructural Updates that will Accelerate Earth System Modeling Shen, Chaopeng Pennsylvania State University
10/13/2017 Fire Affects Global Land Temperatures and Energy Flows by Restructuring Ecosystems Lamberty, Ben Bond Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
10/13/2017 Stressed Out: Can Models Predict Grid Tolerance to Environmental Extremes? Kraucunas, Ian Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
10/13/2017 Lateral Processes Dominate Control of Water Available to Tropical Forests Leung, L. Ruby Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
10/13/2017 Kernels of Knowledge: How Land Use Decisions Affect Crop Productivity Huang, Maoyi Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
10/13/2017 Xanthos – A Global Hydrologic Model Hejazi, Mohamad Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
10/05/2017 Clearing Clouds of Uncertainty Zelinka, Mark Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
09/20/2017 Dependence of Cloud Feedback on the Spatial Pattern of Sea Surface Warming Zelinka, Mark Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
09/16/2017 Practice and Philosophy of Climate Model Tuning across Six US Modeling Centers Neale, Richard National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)

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