Climate Response to Pulse Versus Sustained Stratospheric Aerosol Forcing

@article{Duan2019ClimateRT,
  title={Climate Response to Pulse Versus Sustained Stratospheric Aerosol Forcing},
  author={Lei Duan and Long Cao and Govindasamy Bala and Ken Caldeira},
  journal={Geophysical Research Letters},
  year={2019},
  volume={46},
  pages={8976 - 8984}
}
Solar geoengineering has been suggested as a potential means to counteract anthropogenic warming. Major volcanic eruptions have been used as natural analogues to large‐scale deployments of stratospheric aerosol geoengineering, yet difference in climate responses to these forcings remains unclear. Using the National Center for Atmospheric Research Community Earth System Model, we compare climate responses to two highly idealized stratospheric aerosol forcings that have different durations: a… 

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