Research Highlights

The entire collection of Climate Modeling Research Highlights can be accessed using the sorting links on the right. You may also search the BER Research Highlights database by selecting Climate and Earth System Modeling and/or Integrated Assessment then selecting List.

Any item marked with a star indicates that it has been added in the last 30 days.

Submission Datesort ascending Title Author Institution
02/16/2018 Changes in Tropical Cyclones Under Stabilized 1.5oC and 2.0oC Global Warming Scenarios as Simulated by the Community Atmospheric Model under the HAPPI Protocols Collins, William D. Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
02/14/2018 Effective Online Monitoring and Saving Strategy for Large-Scale Climate Simulation Mayer, Benjamin Oak Ridge National Laboratory
02/14/2018 A Basis Set for Exploration of Sensitivity to Prescribed Ocean Conditions for Estimating Human Contributions to Extreme Weather in CAM5.1-1degree Collins, William D. Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
02/13/2018 The Changing Character of Rainfall in Eastern China, 1951-2007 Fung, Inez University of California - Berkeley
02/12/2018 The Impact of Parametric Uncertainties on Biogeochemistry in the E3SM Land Model Ricciuto, Daniel Oak Ridge National Laboratory
02/12/2018 Implicit-Explicit (IMEX) Runge-Kutta Methods for Non-Hydrostatic Atmospheric Models Gardner, David J. Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
01/30/2018 Attributable Human‐Induced Changes in the Likelihood and Magnitude of the Observed Extreme Precipitation during Hurricane Harvey Collins, William D. Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
01/30/2018 Quantifying the Effects of Historical Land Cover Conversion Uncertainty on Global Carbon and Climate Estimates Collins, William D. Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
01/29/2018 Daily-Scale Planetary Wave Patterns and the Modulation of Cold Season Weather in the Northern Extratropics Black, Robert X Georgia Institute of Technology School of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences
01/29/2018 Exploring a Variable-Resolution Approach for Simulating Regional Climate in the Rocky Mountain Region Using the VR-CESM Liu, Xiaohong University of Wyoming
01/29/2018 The Changing Character of Twenty-First-Century Precipitation over the Western United States in the Variable-Resolution CESM Ullrich, Paul University of California
01/23/2018 Will High-Resolution Global Ocean Models Benefit Coupled Predictions on Short-Range to Climate Timescales? McClean, Julie L Scripps Institution of Oceanography
01/18/2018 Glacial Moulin Formation Triggered by Rapid Lake Drainage Hoffman, Matthew Los Alamos National Laboratory
01/18/2018 Impacts of Microtopographic Snow Redistribution and Lateral Subsurface Processes on Hydrologic and Thermal States in an Arctic Polygonal Ground Ecosystem: A Case Study Using ELM-3D v1.0 Riley, William J. Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
01/18/2018 Observed and CMIP5-Simulated Sensitivities of Spring Greenup to Preseason Climate Riley, William J. Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
01/18/2018 The Emergent Constraints of Climate Sensitivity are Linked to Shortwave Cloud Feedback Klein, Stephen A. University of California at Los Angeles
01/18/2018 Earth System Model High-Latitude Temperature Biases can be Resolved by Incorporating Realistic Surface Longwave Emission Kuo, Chaincy Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
01/18/2018 Lagrangian Ocean Analysis: Fundamentals and Practices Wolfram, Phillip J. Los Alamos National Laboratory
01/17/2018 California's Extreme Swing in Extreme Climate Events Wang, Simon Utah State University
01/17/2018 Arctic Tropospheric Warming Events are Increasing, With Impacts to Extreme Weather Events Wang, Simon Utah State University
01/17/2018 Future Loss of Arctic Sea-Ice Cover Could Drive a Substantial Decrease in California’s Rainfall Cvijanovic, Ivana Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
01/17/2018 Contributions of Interdecadal Pacific Oscillation and Atlantic Multidecadal Oscillation to Global Ocean Heat Content Distribution Hu, Aixue National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)
01/17/2018 How would the 21st-Century Warming Influence Pacific Decadal Variability and its Connection to North American Rainfall: Assessment Based on a Revised Procedure for IPO/PDO Hu, Aixue National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)
01/17/2018 Precipitation Variability Increases in a Warmer Climate Pendergrass, Angeline National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)
01/17/2018 The Response of Atlantic Tropical Cyclones to Suppression of African Easterly Waves Collins, William D. Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
01/17/2018 Using Central Pressure Deficit to Predict Hurricane Damage Reed, Kevin A. Stony Brook University
01/15/2018 Neglecting Longwave Scattering Yields Significant Earth System Model Biases Kuo, Chia-Pang Texas A&M University
01/15/2018 The Staggered Nodal Finite Element Method (SNFEM) Discretization for Non-Hydrostatic Atmospheric Modeling Guerra, Jorge E. University of California 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 UMBC
01/09/2018 Prognostic Plant Traits Butler, Ethan University of Minnesota