CMEP 2011 Publications

  • Allen, R. J., J. R. Norris, and M. Wild, 2012: Evaluation of multidecadal variability in CMIP5 surface solar radiation and inferred underestimation of aerosol direct effects. Submitted to J. Geophys. Res.
  • Biasutti, M., 2013: Forced Sahel rainfall trends in the CMIP5 archive. J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 118, doi:10.1002/jgrd.50206.
  • Carvalho, L. M. V., and C. Jones, 2012: Decadal variations and changes of low tropospheric temperature in the Americas in the CMIP5 simulations: present climate and future projections. J. Climate, In preparation.
  • Cheng, W., J. C. H. Chiang, D. Zhang, 2012: Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation (AMOC) in CMIP5 models: RCP and Historical Simulations. Submitted to J. Climate (Expedited Contributions).
  • Chiang, J. C. H.,  C. Y. Chang, and M.F. Wehner, 2012: Long-term trends of the Atlantic Interhemispheric SST Gradient in the CMIP5 Historical Simulations. Submitted to J. Climate.
  • Hezel, P. J., X. Zhang, C. M. Bitz, B. Kelly, and F. Massonnet, 2012: Projected decline in spring snow depth on Arctic sea ice caused by progressively later autumn open ocean freeze-up this century.  Geophys. Res. Lett., 39, L17505, doi:10.1029/2012GL052794.
  • Jiang, C.-L., S. Gille, J. Sprintall, and C. Sweeney, 2012: Evaluation of the Southern Ocean sea water pCO2 in CMIP5 ESMs using in-situ observations. J. Geophys. Res., To be submitted.
  • Jones, C., and L. M. V. Carvalho, 2012: Climate change in the South American Monsoon System: present and CMIP5 projections. J. Climate, In preparation.
  • Jones, C., and L. M. V. Carvalho, 2012: Spatial-intensity analysis of extreme precipitation in the contiguous United States: current climate and CMIP5 projections. J. Climate, In preparation.
  • Kavvada A., A. Ruiz-Barradas, and S. Nigam, 2012: AMO's Structure and Climate Footprint in Observations and IPCC AR5 Climate Simulations. Submitted to Climate Dynam.
  • Kawazoe, S., and W. J. Gutowski, 2012: Regional, Extreme Daily Precipitation in CMIP5 Simulations.  Submitted to J. Hydrometeor.
  • Kelley, C., M. Ting, R. Seager, and Y. Kushnir, 2012: Late 20th Century Mediterranean drying in observations and CMIP5 models. Geophy. Res. Lett., In preparation.
  • Kelley, C., M. Ting, R. Seager, and Y. Kushnir, 2011: The relative contributions of radiative forcing and internal climate variability to the late 20th Century drying of the Mediterranean region. Climate Dynam., 38, 2001-2015, doi:10.1007/s00382-011-1221-z.
  • Kim, H.-M. P. J. Webster, and J. A. Curry, 2012: Evaluation of short-term climate change prediction in multi-model CMIP5 decadal hindcasts. Geophys. Res. Lett., 39, L10701, doi:10.1029/2012GL051644.
  • Kumar, S., P. Dirmeyer, V. Merwade, T. DelSole, J. Adams, and D. Niyogi, 2012: Land Use/Cover Change Impacts in CMIP5 Climate Simulations – A New Methodology and 21st Century Challenges. Submitted to J. Geophys. Res., (Atmos.).
  • Kumar, S., V. Merwade, D. Niyogi, and J. Kinter, 2012: Evaluation of Temperature and Precipitation Trends and Long-Term Persistence in CMIP5 20th Century Climate Simulations. Submitted to J. Climate.
  • Massonnet, F., T. Fichefet, H. Goosse, C. M. Bitz, G. Philippon-Berthier, M. M. Holland, and P.-Y. Barriat, 2012: Constraining projections of summer Arctic sea ice.  Accepted for discussion in The Cryosphere.
  • Nigam, S., B. Guan, and A. Ruiz-Barradas, 2011: Key role of the Atlantic Multidecadal Oscillation in 20th century drought and wet periods over the Great Plains. Geophys. Res. Lett., 38, L16713, doi:10.1029/2011GL048650.
  • Ruiz-Barradas A., S. Nigam, and A. Kavvada, 2012: The Atlantic Multidecadal Oscillation in 20th Century Climate Simulations: Uneven Progress from CMIP3 to CMIP5. Submitted to Climate Dynam.
  • Sheffield, J., S. Nigam, and A. Ruiz-Barradas, 2012: North American Climate in CMIP5 Experiments. Part II: Evaluation of 20th Century Intra-Seasonal to Decadal Variability. Submitted to J.Climate.
  • Stroeve, J. C., V. Kattsov, A. Barrett, M. Serreze, T. Pavlova, M. Holland, and W. N. Meier, 2012: Trends in Arctic sea ice extent from CMIP5, CMIP3 and observations, Geophys. Res. Lett., 39, L16502, doi:10.1029/2012GL052676.
  • Vavrus, S., et al, 2012: Simulation of Extreme Arctic Cyclones in 20th-Century CMIP5 Simulations. To be submitted to Geophys. Res. Lett.