89th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting

Session 3: Global climate modeling: new frontiers

Monday, 12 January 2009: 4:00 PM-5:30 PM
Room 129A (Phoenix Convention Center)
Chair:  Philip W. Mote, Univ. of Washington
  4:00 PM
UK-HiGEM: A new high resolution coupled climate model
Len Shaffrey, NCAS-Climate, University of Reading, Reading, United Kingdom; and P. L. Vidale and J. Slingo

  4:15 PM
Assessing the diurnal cycle of precipitation in a prototype multi-scale climate model
Michael S. Pritchard, SIO/Univ. Of California, La Jolla, CA; and R. C. J. Somerville and J. O. Roads

Advantage of a 20km-mesh AGCM in simulating climatological mean fields

  4:45 PM
  5:00 PM
  5:15 PM
New Metrics for Evaluation of Cloud Simulations in Climate Models
Hui Su, JPL, Pasadena, CA; and J. H. Jiang, G. L. Stephens, A. Gettelman, and X. Huang

  5:30 PM
Can melting Greenland Ice Sheet cool global climate
Aixue Hu, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and G. Meehl and W. Han