Changes in mixed layer depth under climate change projections in two CGCMs

@article{Yeh2009ChangesIM,
  title={Changes in mixed layer depth under climate change projections in two CGCMs},
  author={Sang‐Wook Yeh and Bo Young Yim and Yign Noh and Boris Dewitte},
  journal={Climate Dynamics},
  year={2009},
  volume={33},
  pages={199-213}
}
Two coupled general circulation models, i.e., the Meteorological Research Institute (MRI) and Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory (GFDL) models, were chosen to examine changes in mixed layer depth (MLD) in the equatorial tropical Pacific and its relationship with ENSO under climate change projections. The control experiment used pre-industrial greenhouse gas concentrations whereas the 2 × CO2 experiment used doubled CO2 levels. In the control experiment, the MLD simulated in the MRI model was… 

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