Publications

Incorporating Snow Albedo Feedback Into Downscaled Temperature and Snow Cover Projections for California’s Sierra Nevada

D.B. Walton, A. Hall, N. Berg, M. Schwartz, F. Sun

Published Work | 2017 | Journal of Climate


High N, dry: Experimental nitrogen deposition exacerbates native shrub loss and nonnative plant invasion during extreme drought

Justin M. Valliere, Irina C. Irvine, Louis Santiago, Edith B. Allen

Published Work | 2017 | Global Change Biology


21st-century snowfall and snowpack changes in the Southern California mountains

F. Sun, A. Hall, M. Schwartz, D.B. Walton, and N. Berg

Published Work | 2016 | Journal of Climate


Abrupt reorganization of North Pacific and western North American climate during the last deglaciation

J. Lora, J. Mitchell, A. Tripati

Published Work | 2016 | Geophysical Research Letters


Recent Amplification of the North American Winter Temperature Dipole

D. Singh, D. L. Swain, J. S. Mankin, D. E. Horton, L. N. Thomas, B. Rajaratnam, N. S. Diffenbaugh

Published Work | 2016 | Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres


Trends in Atmospheric Patterns Conducive to Seasonal Precipitation and Temperature Extremes in California

D. L. Swain, D.E. Horton, D. Singh, N. S. Diffenbaugh

Published Work | 2016 | Science Advances


Quantifying the Uncertainty in Historical and Future Simulations of Northern Hemisphere Spring Snow Cover

C.W. Thackeray and C.G. Fletcher

Published Work | 2016 | Journal of Climate




Corporate environmental performance and lobbying

M. Delmas, J. Lim, N. Nairn-Birch

Published Work | 2016 | Academy of Management Discoveries




Long-lead predictions of eastern United States hot days from Pacific sea surface temperatures

K. A. McKinnon, A. Rhines, M. P. Tingley and P. Huybers

Published Work | 2016 |


An evaluation of the variable-resolution CESM for modeling California’s climate

X. Huang, A.M. Rhoades, P.A. Ullrich, and C.M. Zarzycki

Published Work | 2016 | Journal of Advances in Modeling Earth Systems


Snow Albedo Feedback: Current Knowledge, Importance, Outstanding Issues and Future Directions

C.W. Thackeray and C.G. Fletcher

Published Work | 2016 | Progress in Physical Geography: Earth and Environment


Mid 21st-century precipitation changes over the Los Angeles region

N. Berg, A. Hall, F. Sun, S.C. Capps, D.B. Walton, B, Langenbrunner, and J.D. Neelin

Published Work | 2015 | Journal of Climate


Evaluation of Non-hydrostatic Simulations of Northeast Pacific Atmospheric Rivers and Comparison to In-situ Observations

D.L. Swain, B. Lebassi-Habtezion, N.S. Diffenbaugh

Published Work | 2015 | Monthly Weather Review


Anthropogenic Warming has Increased Drought Risk in California

N.S. Diffenbaugh, D.L. Swain, D. Touma

Published Work | 2015 | Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences


Contribution of Changes in Atmospheric Circulation Patterns to Extreme Temperature Trends

D.E. Horton, N.C. Johnson, D. Singh, D.L. Swain, B. Rajaratnam, N.S. Diffenbaugh

Published Work | 2015 | Nature



Increased interannual precipitation extremes over California under climate change

N. Berg, A. Hall

Published Work | 2015 | Journal of Climate


Quantifying the Skill of CMIP5 Models in Simulating Seasonal Albedo and Snow Cover Evolution

C.W. Thackeray, C.G. Fletcher, C. Derksen

Published Work | 2015 | Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres


Dynamics of Environmental and Financial Performance: The Case of Greenhouse Gas Emissions

M. Delmas, N. Nairn-Birch, J. Lim

Published Work | 2015 | Organization & Environment


The Extraordinary California Drought of 2013-2014: Character, Context, and the Role of Climate Change

D.L. Swain, M. Tsiang, M. Haugen, D. Singh, A. Charland, B. Rajaratnam, N.S. Diffenbaugh

Published Work | 2014 | Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society


The Influence of Canopy Snow Parameterizations on Snow Albedo Feedback in Boreal Forest Regions

C.W. Thackeray, C.G. Fletcher, and C. Derksen

Published Work | 2014 | Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres