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
01/27/2017 Comparison of Stokes Ice Sheet Models for Marine Ice Sheet Experiments Price, Stephen F. Los Alamos National Laboratory
01/24/2017 Warm Season Dry Spells in the Central and Eastern United States: Diverging Skill in Climate Model Representation Black, Robert X Georgia Institute of Technology School of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences
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
01/24/2017 Heat Budget Analysis of Northern Hemisphere High-Latitude Spring Onset Events Black, Robert X Georgia Institute of Technology School of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences
01/23/2017 An Ice Sheet Model Validation Framework for the Greenland Ice Sheet Price, Stephen F. Los Alamos National Laboratory
01/20/2017 Model Spread in the Fast Response of Global Precipitation, Anthony DeAngelis, University of California Los Angeles
01/09/2017 Decreased Upper Ocean Salinity Helps Intensify Super Typhoons Leung, L. Ruby Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
01/06/2017 The Ice Sheet Model Intercomparison Project for CMIP6 (ISMIP6) Lipscomb, William Los Alamos National Laboratory
12/29/2016 Impact of Decadal Cloud Variations on the Earth’s Energy Budget Zhou, Chen Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
12/22/2016 Assessing the Importance of Spatial Scale in Long-Term Land-Use Modeling over the Midwestern United States Kraucunas, Ian Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
12/22/2016 Can Dynamical Downscaling Improve Tropical Cyclone Storm Surge Simulations? Leung, L. Ruby Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
12/22/2016 Vulnerability of Western U.S. Grid Operations to Water Availability: Identified Critical Droughts Voisin, Nathalie Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
12/22/2016 Responses to Global Water Scarcity Lower Global Water Demands from Previous Projections Clarke, Leon Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
12/12/2016 The Global Methane Budget 2000 - 2012 Riley, William J. Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
12/09/2016 Land Surface Climate in the Regional Arctic System Model Nijssen, Bart University of Washington
12/09/2016 The Land Use Model Intercomparison Project (LUMIP) Contribution to CMIP6: Rationale and experimental design Lawrence, David NCAR
12/09/2016 Variability in the Sensitivity among Model Simulations of Permafrost and Carbon Dynamics in the Permafrost Region between 1960 and 2009 Lawrence, David NCAR
12/09/2016 Detecting Patterns of Changing Carbon Flux in Alaska using Airborne and Satellite Observations Lawrence, David NCAR
12/06/2016 Future Changes in Regional Precipitation Simulated by A Half-Degree Coupled Climate Model: Sensitivity to horizontal resolution Shields, Christine NCAR
12/06/2016 Simulating the Pineapple Express in the Half Degree Community Climate System Model, CCSM4 Shields, Christine NCAR
12/06/2016 Atmospheric River Landfall-Latitude Changes in Future Climate Simulations Shields, Christine NCAR
12/06/2016 Impact of Ocean Coupling Strategy on Extremes in High-Resolution Atmospheric Simulations Bates, Susan NCAR
12/06/2016 Using GRACE and Climate Model Simulations to Predict Mass Loss of Alaskan Glaciers through 2100 Swenson, Sean NCAR
12/06/2016 The Importance of Aerosol Scenarios in Projections of Future Heat Extremes Sanderson, Benjamin NCAR
12/06/2016 Projected Intensification of Subseasonal Temperature Variability and Heat Waves in the Great Plains Teng, Haiyan NCAR
12/06/2016 Benefits of Mitigation for Future Heat Extremes under RCP4.5 Compared to RCP8.5 Tebaldi, Claudia NCAR
12/06/2016 Estimated Impacts of Emission Reductions on Wheat and Maize Crops Tebaldi, Claudia NCAR
12/06/2016 Improved phenology model for CLM Richardson, Andrew Harvard University
12/06/2016 The Role of Climate Covariability on Bioenergy Crop Yields in the Conterminous United States Zhang, Xuesong Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
12/06/2016 Prolonged El Niño Conditions in 2014-2015 and the Rapid Intensification of Hurricane Patricia in the Eastern Pacific Leung, L. Ruby Pacific Northwest National Laboratory