Session 14C Piers Sellers' Legacy—Part I

Thursday, 11 January 2018: 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
Salon J (Hilton) (Austin, Texas)
Host: 31st Conference on Climate Variability and Change
Inez Fung, Univ. of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA and David A. Randall, Colorado State Univ., Atmospheric Sciences, Fort Collins, CO

10:30 AM
Piers Does Global Photosynthesis
Joe Berry, Carnegie Institution for Science, Stanford, CA
10:45 AM
Year-to-Year Changes in the Earth System: A Study of the Carbon Cycle using NASA Observations and the GEOS Model
Steven Pawson, GMAO, Greenbelt, MD; and R. Gelaro, L. Ott, W. M. Putman, A. Chatterjee, R. Koster, E. Lee, T. Oda, B. Weir, and F. zeng

11:00 AM
Physiological Responses of Tropical Forests to Rising Atmospheric CO2 as a Driver of Continental Asymmetries in Precipitation Change and Runoff Extremes
James Randerson, Univ. of California, Irvine, CA; and G. J. Kooperman, B. Langenbrunner, M. S. Pritchard, A. L. S. Swann, F. M. Hoffman, K. Lindsay, and C. D. Koven
11:15 AM
NASA Observations and Research to Inform Studies of Partitioning of Carbon Between Atmosphere and Biosphere
Jack A. Kaye, NASA, Science Mission Directorate, Washington, DC; and K. W. Jucks, H. A. Margolis, K. A. Hibbard, and D. Considine
11:30 AM
A New NASA Capability to Quantify Regional CO2 and CH4 Surface Exchange and Improve Flux Model Performance
G. M. Wolfe, NASA GSFC, Greenbelt, MD; and R. A. Hannun, S. R. Kawa, P. A. Newman, T. Hanisco, G. S. Diskin, J. Digangi, J. Nowak, J. D. Barrick, K. L. Thornhill, A. Noormets, R. Vargas, K. L. Clark, and W. P. Kustas
11:45 AM
Observing System Simulations for Carbon–Climate Feedbacks
David Schimel, JPL, Pasadena, CA; and P. J. Sellers, L. Ott, and A. Eldering
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