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An overview of CMIP5 and the experiment design
The fifth phase of the Coupled Model Intercomparison Project (CMIP5) will produce a state-of-the- art multimodel dataset designed to advance our knowledge of climate variability and climate change. Expand
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Climate Change 2007: The Physical Science Basis
Report summarizing climate change issues in 2013, with an emphasis on physical science. It includes a summary of issues to assist policymakers, a technical summary, and a list of frequently-askedExpand
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The next generation of scenarios for climate change research and assessment
Advances in the science and observation of climate change are providing a clearer understanding of the inherent variability of Earth’s climate system and its likely response to human and naturalExpand
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THE WCRP CMIP3 Multimodel Dataset: A New Era in Climate Change Research
A coordinated set of global coupled climate model [atmosphere–ocean general circulation model (AOGCM)] experiments for twentieth- and twenty-first-century climate, as well as several climate changeExpand
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Overview of the Coupled Model Intercomparison Project Phase 6 (CMIP6) experimental design and organization
This paper presents the background and rationale for the new structure of CMIP, provides a detailed description of the DECK and CMIP6 historical simulations, and includes a brief introduction to the 21 CMIP6-Endorsed MIPs. Expand
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Interdecadal Variations of the Thermohaline Circulation in a Coupled Ocean-Atmosphere Model
Abstract A fully coupled ocean-atmosphere model is shown to have irregular oscillations of the thermohaline circulation in the North Atlantic Ocean with a time scale of approximately 50 years. TheExpand
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GFDL's CM2 Global Coupled Climate Models. Part I: Formulation and Simulation Characteristics
Abstract The formulation and simulation characteristics of two new global coupled climate models developed at NOAA's Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory (GFDL) are described. The models wereExpand
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Stationarity Is Dead: Whither Water Management?
Climate change undermines a basic assumption that historically has facilitated management of water supplies, demands, and risks.
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Investigating the Causes of the Response of the Thermohaline Circulation to Past and Future Climate Changes
The Atlantic thermohaline circulation (THC) is an important part of the earth’s climate system. Previous research has shown large uncertainties in simulating future changes in this critical system.Expand
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Two Stable Equilibria of a Coupled Ocean-Atmosphere Model
Abstract Two stable equilibria have been obtained from a global model of the coupled ocean-atmosphere system developed at the Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory of NOAA. The model used for thisExpand
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