Session 8 NCAR Community Modeling Session II: Climate Change 1 (Climate Sensitivity)

Wednesday, 26 January 2011: 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
608 (Washington State Convention Center)
Host: 23rd Conference on Climate Variability and Change
Andrew Gettelman, NCAR, Boulder, CO

10:45 AM
How does CO2 forcing magnitude impact radiative feedbacks in CCSM3?
Alexandra K. Jonko, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR; and K. M. Shell, B. Sanderson, and G. Danabasoglu
11:00 AM
The future evolution of the Earth's reflected shortwave spectrum
William D. Collins, University of California, Berleley, CA; and D. R. Feldman
11:15 AM
Comparison of radiative feedbacks and climate sensitivities between CCSM3 and CCSM4
Karen M. Shell, Oregon State Univ., Corvallis, OR; and C. Bitz and D. Bailey
11:30 AM
Changing climate sensitivity through cloud adjustment
Andrei Sokolov, MIT, Cambridge, MA; and E. Monier

11:45 AM
Decomposition of Radiative Forcing by Black Carbon in CESM1
Steven J. Ghan, PNNL, Richland, WA; and X. Liu, R. Easter, P. Rasch, J. F. Lamarque, A. Conley, and M. G. Flanner
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