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Climate Models and Global Climate Change
(Released December 2007)

  by Christopher Readinger  


Key Citations



Resources Tables, Charts & Illustrations
eLibrary Resources
Tables, Charts & Illustrations
  1. Calculation domain of regional climate model. Circles indicate the locations of meteorological stations. Colors indicate altitude ranges. Four subregions, NW, NE, SW, and SE, are indicated

    Projection of global warming onto regional precipitation over Mongolia using a regional climate model
    Sato, T.; Kimura, F.; Kitoh, A. Journal of Hydrology (Amsterdam), Vol. 333, No. 1, pp. 144-154. 2007
  2. Ensembles of climate model forced with natural forcings only . . . .

    Detecting and attributing Australian climate change: a review
    Nicholls, N., Australian Meteorological Magazine, Vol. 55, No. 3, pp. 199-211. Sep 2006
  3. Effects of climate change evaluated in terms of changes to the return . . . .

    The effect of climate change on urban drainage: an evaluation based on regional climate model simulations
    Grum, M.; Joergensen, A.T.; Johansen, R.M.; Linde, J.J. Urban Drainage 2005, Vol. 54, No. 6-7, pp. 9-15. 2006
  4. Horizontal grid of the Arpege-Climate model in which the focal point. . . .

    Agrometeorological Research and Applications Needed to Prepare Agriculture and Forestry to 21st Century Climate Change
    Perarnaud, Victorine; Seguin, Bernard; Malezieux, Eric; Deque, Michel; Loustau, Denis. Climatic Change, Vol. 70, No. 1-2, pp. 319-340. May 2005
  5. Coupled climate model data sets considered, with integration period, . . . .

    A model intercomparison study of climate change-signals in extratropical circulation
    Rauthe, M.; Hense, A.; Paeth, H. International Journal of Climatology, Vol. 24, No. 5, pp. 643-662. 2004
Tables taken from ProQuest's Illustrata

  1. Climate Change and the Oceans
    (Department of Environmental & Geographical Sciences, Manchester Metropolitan University, Chester Street, Manchester, M1 5GD, UK)

  2. List of Lichens Found on a Plastic Sign at La Selva Biological Station
    (Organization of Tropical Studies; Water Systems Analysis Group)

  3. National Center for Atmospheric Research Data Sets
    (NCAR, 1850 Table Mesa Drive, Boulder, CO, 80307 USA)

  4. Tropospheric and Lower Stratospheric Temperature Anomalies Based on Global Radiosonde Network Data
    (Carbon Dioxide Information Analysis Center, Oak Ridge National Laboratory)

  5. GFDL (Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory) Climate Model Outputs for Carbon Dioxide Studies
    (National Center for Atmospheric Research)

Websites taken from ProQuest's Web Resources Related to Natural Sciences

eLibrary Resources
  1. Climate Change in Germany

    Selection of climate models for Germany, assessed by the Max Planck Institute for Meteorology. MCT 2007 krtnature nature, krtweather weather, krtworld world, krtflood flood flooding, krtquake earthquake quake, krtrain rain, krtstorm storm, ..
    2007 Knight-Ridder/Tribune News Service
  2. Elevation of the southern Great Plains and a schematic representation of the four global climate model (GCM) grid ce. . .

    Figure 1 Elevation of the southern Great Plains and a schematic representation of the four global climate model (GCM) grid cells (A, B, C, and D) and the study location (X).
    Byline: Zhang, Xun-chang (John), Copyright Soil and Water Conservation Society Mar/Apr 2006
  3. ENIAC; MPI Getty Historical Image Collection 01-01-1946

    Caption: circa 1946: The ENIAC (Electronic Numerical Integrator and Computer), whose creation was speeded up as part of the war effort during World War II.
    Copyright 2005 Getty Image, Inc. All Rights Reserved
Resources taken from Proquest's eLibrary