Royal Dutch Meteorological Institute; Ministery Of Infrastructure And The Environment

Publications Global Climate Division
Almeida, R.A.F. de, P. Nobre, R.J. Haarsma and E.J.D. Campos, Negative ocean-atmosphere feedback in the South Atlantic Convergence Zone
Geophys. Res. Lett., 2007, 34, doi:10.1029/2007GL030401..
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Bierkens, M.P. and B.J.J.M. van den Hurk, Groundwater convergence as a possible mechanism for multi-year persistence in rainfall
Geophys. Res. Lett., 2007, 34, doi:10.1029/2006GL028396.
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Bracco, A., F. Kucharski, F. Molteni, W. Hazeleger and C. Severijns, A recipe for simulating the interannual variability of the Asian Summer Monsoon and its relation with ENSO
Clim. Dyn., 2007, 28, 441-460, doi:10.1007/s00382-006-0190-0.
Breugem, W.P., W. Hazeleger and R.J. Haarsma, Mechanisms of northern tropical Atlantic variability and response to CO2 doubling
J. Climate, 2007, 20, 11, 2691-2705, doi:10.1175/JCLI4137.1.
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Breugem, W.P., The effective viscosity of a channel-type porous medium.
Physics of Fluids, 2007, 19, 10, doi:10.1063/1.2792323.
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Deque, M., D.P. Rowell, D. Luethi, F. Giorgi, J.H. Christensen, B. Rockel, D. Jacob, E. Kjellstroem, M. de Castro and B.J.J.M. van den Hurk, An intercomparison of regional climate simulations for Europe: assessing uncertainties in model projections
Climatic Change, 2007, doi:10.1007/s10584-006-9228-x.
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Drijfhout, S.S. and W. Hazeleger, Detecting Atlantic MOC changes in an ensemble of climate change simulations
J. Climate, 2007, 20, 8, 1571-1582, doi:10.1175/JCLI4104.1.
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Drijfhout, S.S. and L.R.M. Maas, Impact of channel geometry and rotation on the trapping of internal tides
J. Phys. Oceanogr., 2007, 37, 11, 2740-2763, doi:10.1175/2007JPO3586.1.
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Friocourt, Y., B. Levier, S. Speich, B. Blanke and S.S. Drijfhout, A regional numerical ocean model of the circulation in the Bay of Biscay
J. Geophys. Res., 2007, 112, 9, doi:10.1029/2006JC003935.
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Haarsma, R.J. and W. Hazeleger, Extra-tropical atmospheric response to equatorial Atlantic cold tongue anomalies
J. Climate, 2007, 20, 10, 2076-2091.
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Hurk, B.J.J.M. van den, A.M.G. Klein Tank, G. Lenderink, A. van Ulden, G.J. van Oldenborgh, C. Katsman, H. van den Brink, F. Keller, J. Bessembinder, G. Burgers, G. Komen, W. Hazeleger and S. Drijfhout, New climate change scenarios for the Netherlands
Water Science and Technology, 2007, 56, 4, 27-33, doi:10.2166/wst.2007.533.
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Jacob, D., L. Barring, O.B. Christensen, J.H. Christensen, M. de Castro, M. Deque, F. Giorgi, S. Hagemann, M. Hirschi, R. Jones, E. Kjellstrom, G. Lenderink, B. Rockel, A.P. van Ulden and B.J.J.M. van den Hurk, An inter-comparison of regional climate models for Europe: model performance in present-day climate
Climatic Change, 2007, doi:10.1007/s10584-006-9213-4.
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Jia, Y., A.C. Coward, B.A. de Cuevas, D.J. Webb and S.S. Drijfhout, A model analysis of the behaviour of the Mediterranean water in the North Atlantic.
J. Phys. Oceanogr., 2007, 37, 3, 764-786, doi:10.1175/JPO3020.1.
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Lam, A., M.P.F. Bierkens and B.J.J.M. van den Hurk, Global patterns of relations between soil moisture and rainfall occurence in ERA40
J. Geophys. Res., 2007, 112, D17116, doi:10.1029/2006JD008222.
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Leeuwenburgh, O., Validation of an EnKF System for OGCM Initialization Assimilating Temperature, Salinity, and Surface Height Measurements
Mon. Wea. Rev., 2007, 135, 125-139, doi:10.1175/MWR3272.1.
Lenderink, G., A. van Ulden, B. van den Hurk and F. Keller, A study on combining global and regional climate model results for generating climate scenarios of temperature and precipitation for the Netherlands
Clim. Dyn., 2007, 29, 2, 157-176, doi:10.1007/s00382-007-0227-z.
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Lenderink, G., A. van Ulden, B. van den Hurk and E. van Meijgaard, Summertime inter-annual temperature variability in an ensemble of regional model simulations: analysis of the surface energy budget
Climatic Change, 2007, doi:10.1007/s10584-006-9229-9.
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Marsh, R., W. Hazeleger, A. Yool and E. Rohling, Stability of the Thermohaline Circulation under Millennial CO-2 Forcing and Two Alternative Controls on Atlantic Salinity
Geophys. Res. Lett., 2007, 34, doi:10.1029/2006GL027815.
McDougall, T.J., P.R. Gent and S.S. Drijfhout, Comment on two papers by Canuto and Dubovikov
Ocean Mod., 2007, 17, 163-171, doi:10.1016/j.ocemod.2006.11.004.
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Mohamed, Y., B.J.J.M. van den Hurk and H.H.G. Savenije, Moisture recycling over the Nile basin
IAHS Red Book Series 317, 2007, 317, 18-23.
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Moolenaar, H.E., J. Grasman, F.M. Selten and M. de Gee, Testing a method for analyzing the effect of parameter change in climate driven ecological systems
Boreal Environment Research, 2007.
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Oldenborgh, G.J. van, How unusual was autumn 2006 in Europe?
Climate of the Past, 2007, 3, 659-668, doi:10.5194/cp-3-659-2007.
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Schrier, G. van der, S.S. Drijfhout, W. Hazeleger and L. Noulin, Increasing the Atlantic subtropical jet cools the circum-North Atlantic
Meteor. Z., 2007, 16, 6, 675-684, doi:10.1127/0941-2948/2007/0252.
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Shongwe, M.E., C.A.T. Ferro, C.A.S. Coelho and G.J. van Oldenborgh, Predictability of cold spring seasons in Europe
Mon. Wea. Rev., 2007, 135, 4185-4201, doi:10.1175/2007MWR2094.1.
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Sterl, A., G.J. van Oldenborgh, W. Hazeleger and G. Burgers, On the robustness of ENSO teleconnections
Clim. Dyn., 2007, 29, 469-485, doi:10.1007/s00382-007-0251-z.
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Stone, D.A., M.R. Allen, F.M. Selten, M. Kliphuis and P.A. Stott, The detection and attribution of climate change using an ensemble of opportunity
J. Climate, 2007, 20, 504-516.
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Swaluw, E. van der, S.S. Drijfhout and W. Hazeleger, Bjerknes compensation at high Northern latitudes: The ocean forcing the atmosphere
J. Climate, 2007, 20, 24, 6023-6032, doi:10.1175/2007JCLI1562.1.
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Taminiau, C. and R.J. Haarsma, Projected changes in precipitation and the occurrence of severe rainfall deficits in Central Australia caused by glopbal warming
Austr. Meteor. Mag., 2007, 56, 167-175.
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Ulden, A.P. van, G. Lenderink, B. van den Hurk and E. van Meijgaard, Circulation statistics and climate change in Central Europe: PRUDENCE simulations and observations
Climatic Change, 2007, 81, 179-192, doi:10.1007/s10584-006-9212-5.
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Weber, S.L. and S.S. Drijfhout, Stability of the Atlantic meridional Overturning Circulation in the Last Glacial maximum climate
Geophys. Res. Lett., 2007, 34, doi:10.1029/2007GL031437.
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Weber, S.L., S.S. Drijfhout, A. Abe-Ouchi, M. Curcifix, M. Eby, A. Ganopolski, S. Murakami, B. Otto-Bliesner and W.R. Peltier, The modern and glacial overturning circulation in the Atlantic ocean in PMIP coupled model simulations
Climate of the Past, 2007, 3, 51-64.
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Wit, M.J.M. de, B. van den Hurk, P.M.M. Warmerdam, P.J.J.F. Torfs, E. Roulin and W.P.A. van Deursen, Impact of climate change on low flows in the river Meuse
Climatic Change, 2007, doi:10.1007/s10584-006-9195-2.
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Other Scientific
Hurk, B.J.J.M. van den, Interactie tussen Hemel en Aarde
Book: 2007, ISBN 978-90-393-4618-1, 24p.
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Boer, B. de, The impact of climate change on rainfall extremes over Northeast Africa
KNMI publication: WR-2007-03, 7/9/2007, pp46.
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Endalew, G., Changes in the frequency and intensity of extremes over Northeast Africa
KNMI publication: WR-2007, 26/7/2007, pp46.
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