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
07/18/2016 The Use of Fractional Accumulated Precipitation for the Evaluation of the Annual Cycle of Monsoons Sperber, Kenneth R. Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
07/18/2016 Simplified Metrics for the Identification of the Madden-Julian Oscillation in Models Sperber, Kenneth R. Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
07/18/2016 The Asian Summer Monsoon: An Intercomparison of CMIP5 vs. CMIP3 Simulations of the Late 20th Century Sperber, Kenneth R. Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
07/18/2016 A More Powerful Reality Test for Climate Models Gleckler, Peter Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
07/18/2016 Industrial-era Global Ocean Heat Uptake Doubles in Recent Decades Gleckler, Peter Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
07/15/2016 Observed Multivariable Signals of Late 20th and Early 21st Century Volcanic Activity Santer, Benjamin Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
07/15/2016 Volcanic Effects on Climate Santer, Benjamin Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
07/15/2016 Volcanic contribution to decadal changes in tropospheric temperature Santer, Benjamin Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
07/15/2016 Sticky Organic Ocean Spray Burrows, Susannah Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
07/05/2016 An Observationally Based Global Band-by-Band Surface Emissivity Dataset for Climate and Weather Simulations Huang, Xianglei University of Michigan
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
07/05/2016 Compensation between Cloud Phase Partitioning and Cloud Cover in GCMs and Its Implications for Cloud Feedback Zelinka, Mark LLNL
07/05/2016 Impacts of El Niño and Aerosols on Cloud Radiative Effects Ghan, Steven J. Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
07/05/2016 Researchers Put Model to the Test for Trans-Pacific Aerosols Leung, L. Ruby Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
07/05/2016 Implementing and Evaluating Variable Soil Thickness in the Community Land Model, Version 4.5 (CLM4.5) Leung, L. Ruby Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
07/05/2016 Classification of Hydrological Parameter Sensitivity and Evaluation of Parameter Transferability across 431 US MOPEX Basins Huang, Maoyi Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
07/05/2016 Tracking Ocean Heat Uptake during the Surface Warming Hiatus Lu, Jian Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
07/05/2016 The Jet Stream Response to Global Warming is Further Deciphered Lu, Jian Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
06/17/2016 Regional Contributions of ENSO-Driven Precipitation Variability and Slowly-Evolving Mean Precipitation in the Future Bonfils, Celine Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
06/17/2016 Evaluation of the Vertical Distribution of Aerosols in Global Transport Models Ghan, Steven J. Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
06/17/2016 Tracking Aerosol Lifetimes using Radioactive Tracers Wang, Hailong Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
06/17/2016 Simulating Hydrologic Flux Sensitivity to Model Parameters in the Community Land Model Huang, Maoyi Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
06/17/2016 Improving Our Fundamental Understanding of the Role of Aerosol-Cloud Interactions in the Climate System Ghan, Steven J. Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
06/17/2016 Relative Contributions of Mean-State Shifts and ENSO-Driven Variability to Precipitation Changes in a Warming Climate Bonfils, Celine Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
06/11/2016 Comparing Model Predictions of Antarctic Ocean Warming that Drives Sea Level Rise Urban, Nathan M. Los Alamos National Laboratory
06/09/2016 Benchmark RRTMG_LW for the inclusion of surface spectral emissivity Huang, Xianglei the University of Michigan
05/11/2016 Mechanisms of Southern Ocean Heat Uptake and Transport Morrison, Adele Princeton University
04/27/2016 Observational Constraints on Mixed-Phase Clouds Imply Higher Climate Sensitivity Zelinka, Mark LLNL
04/13/2016 Sea Salt and Dust Emissions in the Community Atmosphere Model Ghan, Steven J. Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
04/13/2016 Uncertainty in Future Projections of the North Pacific Subtropical High and its Implication for California Winter Precipitation Change Lu, Jian Pacific Northwest National Laboratory

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