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 Date Title Author Institution
01/30/2016 120 Years of U.S. Residential Housing Stock and Floor Space Moura, Cecilia Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
01/30/2016 21st century United States emissions mitigation could increase water stress more than the climate change it is mitigating Hejazi, Mohamad
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
03/23/2015 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
03/25/2015 A Burning Issue: Following Soot to the Arctic Wang, Hailong Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
07/07/2015 A Case Study of CUDA FORTRAN and OpenACC for an Atmospheric Climate Kernel Norman, Matthew Oak Ridge National Laboratory
04/17/2017 A Cheaper Way to Understand Teleconnections in Climate Models Kravitz, Ben Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
06/08/2015 A Comparative Analysis of the Impacts of Climate Change and Irrigation on Land Surface and Subsurface Hydrology in the North China Plain
08/21/2015 A Comparison of 2D, First-Order and 3d, full-Stokes Modeling of Land Terminating Glaciers Price, Stephen
11/29/2016 A Comparison of U.S. Precipitation Extremes under RCP8.5 and RCP 4.5 with an Application of Pattern Scaling Tebaldi, Claudia National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)
12/26/2014 A Decomposition of Feedback Contributions to Polar Warming Amplification Taylor, P. C.
01/24/2017 A Dynamical and Statistical Characterization of United States Extreme Precipitation Events and their Associated Large-Scale Meteorological Patterns Black, Robert X Georgia Institute of Technology School of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences
08/25/2014 A Fast New Method for Statistically Characterizing High-Resolution Geophysical Fields O'Brien, T A
05/23/2014 A First Comprehensive Evaluation of WRF-Chem for Simulating Aerosols over East Asia
09/04/2014 A Fresh Look at Air Quality Extremes - From a Climate Perspective Haga, D I University of British Columbia
05/01/2018 A Functional Response Metric for the Temperature Sensitivity of Tropical Ecosystems Keppel-Aleks, Gretchen University of Michigan
11/21/2016 A Generic Law-of-the-Minimum Flux Limiter for Simulating Substrate Limitation in Biogeochemical Models Riley, William J. Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
04/04/2018 A Global Data Analysis for Representing Sediment and Particulate Organic Carbon Yield in Earth System Models Leung, Ruby Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
04/05/2018 A Global Food Demand Model for the Assessment of Complex Human-Earth Systems Edmonds, James A. Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
07/05/2016 A Global Sensitivity Analysis Identifies Main Parameters Driving Uncertainty in Los Alamos Sea Ice Model (CICE) Urrego-Blanco, Jorge R. Los Alamos National Laboratory
08/07/2017 A High Order Characteristic Discontinuous Galerkin Scheme for Advection on Unstructured Meshes Lee, David Los Alamos National Laboratory
05/15/2017 A Hindcast Experiment Using the GCAM 3.0 Agriculture and Land-Use Module Clarke, Leon Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
01/06/2016 A Marine Biogenic Source of Atmospheric Ice Nucleating Particles Burrows, Susannah University of Leeds - UK
10/03/2016 A Matrix Dependent/Algebraic Multigrid Approach for Extruded Meshes With Applications to Ice Sheet Modeling Tuminaro, Ray Sandia National Laboratories
07/18/2016 A More Powerful Reality Test for Climate Models Gleckler, Peter Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
03/25/2015 A Multi-scale Modelling Framework Model (Superparameterized CAM5) with a Higher-Order Turbulence Closure: Model Description and Low-Cloud Simulations
02/08/2016 A new conceptual model of short-term photosynthate storage and transport based on experimental observations Mao, Jiafu ORNL
12/26/2014 A New Fractional Snow-Covered Area Parameterization for the Community Land Model and its Effect on the Surface Energy Balance [nid:2816] Swenson, S. C.
10/16/2012 A New Global River Network Database for Macroscale Hydrologic Modeling Wang, Minghuai
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