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
05/15/2017 Developing Simplified Tools to Understand the Relationship Between Convection and Large-Scale Circulation Mapes, Brian University of Miami
05/15/2017 A Novel, Finite-Amplitude Wave Activity Transformation Reveals New Insights on Water Cycle Variations and Extremes Leung, L. Ruby Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
05/15/2017 Establishing a Numerical Modeling Framework for Hydrologic Engineering Analyses of Extreme Storm Events Leung, L. Ruby Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
05/03/2017 Impact and recent trends of mid-latitude extreme wave events Chen, Gang University of California Los Angeles (UCLA)
04/28/2017 LIVVkit: An extensible, python-based, land ice verification and validation toolkit for ice sheet models Evans, Katherine Oak Ridge National Laboratory
04/17/2017 A Cheaper Way to Understand Teleconnections in Climate Models Kravitz, Ben Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
04/17/2017 Detecting Modeling Problems Early and Quickly Wan, Hui Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
04/17/2017 Representing Floodplain Inundation in an Earth System Model Leung, L. Ruby Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
04/17/2017 Pollution Particles from Open-Land Fires Have Global Impact on Clouds and Radiation Qian, Yun Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
04/17/2017 Key Relationship Emerges in Modeling Plant Response to CO2 Increase Leung, L. Ruby Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
04/17/2017 LIVVkit: An Extensible, Python-based, Land Ice Verification and Validation Toolkit for Ice Sheet Models Kennedy, Joseph H. Oak Ridge National Laboratory
03/27/2017 Exploring the Effects of Nonhydrostatic Formulation of Atmospheric Motions in High-Resolution All-Ocean Simulations Leung, L. Ruby Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
03/27/2017 A Promising Venue to Improve the Realism of Precipitation Simulations at a Continental Scale Leung, L. Ruby Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
03/27/2017 New Topography-Based Subgrid Units Improve Land-Surface Modeling Leung, L. Ruby Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
03/27/2017 Dust and Organic Sea Spray Contribute to Cloud Freezing Burrows, Susannah Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
03/10/2017 Rossby wave breaking and transient eddy forcing during Euro-Atlantic circulation regimes Swenson, Erik T George Mason University
03/10/2017 Mixed-Phase Orographic Clouds: Pollution’s Influence to Precipitate Snow Fan, Jiwen Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
03/10/2017 Anchoring Cloud Property Satellite Retrievals with Ground-based Remote Sensing Instruments Zhang, Zhibo University of Maryland Baltimore County
03/10/2017 Gone with the Wind: The Trans-Pacific Journey of Atmospheric Particles Kassianov, Evgueni Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
03/10/2017 Human Activities Influence Precipitation at Global and Continental Scales Leung, L. Ruby Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
03/10/2017 Sources of Errors in the Simulation of South Asian Summer Monsoon in the CMIP5 GCMs Leung, L. Ruby Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
03/10/2017 Leaky plumbing impedes Greenland Ice Sheet flow Hoffman, Matthew Los Alamos National Laboratory
02/24/2017 Satellite Sounder Observations of Contrasting Tropospheric Moisture Transport Regimes: Saharan Air Layers, Hadley Cells, and Atmospheric Rivers Leung, L. Ruby Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
02/22/2017 Polynyas’ Impact on Atmosphere Depends on Wind Direction Weijer, Wilbert Los Alamos National Laboratory
02/20/2017 A Prognostic Fertilization and Irrigation Module Design for Modeling Bioenergy Crop Agriculture in the Earth System Huang, Maoyi Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
02/20/2017 Global Scenarios of Urban Density and Its Impacts on Building Energy Use through 2050 Clarke, Leon Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
02/20/2017 Exploring the Impacts of Physics and Resolution on Aqua-Planet Simulations from a Non-Hydrostatic Global Variable-Resolution Modeling Framework Leung, L. Ruby Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
02/10/2017 Delving into Model Resolution Impacts: The High Resolution Model Intercomparison Project (HighResMIP v1.0) for CMIP6 Leung, L. Ruby Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
02/10/2017 The Tropical Rain Belts with an Annual Cycle and a Continent Model Intercomparison Project: TRACMIP Leung, L. Ruby Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
01/27/2017 Comparison of Stokes Ice Sheet Models for Marine Ice Sheet Experiments Price, Stephen F. Los Alamos National Laboratory

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