Publications

Scientific publications from the department of Weather & Climate Models

  1. Emergency preparedness for long lasting releases – overview and conclusions

    The Fukushima accident has demonstrated the possibility of long-lasting releases of radionuclides...

    F Gering, B Gerich, K Arnold, T Peltonen, T Duranova, A Bujan, J Duran, L Bohun, M Montero, C Trueba, L Puijker, C Twenhöfel, JW de Vries | published | Radioprotection | 2016 | 51
  2. Investigating African trace gas sources, vertical transport, and oxidation using IAGOS-CARIBIC measurements between Germany and South Africa between 2009 and 2011

    Between March 2009 and March 2011 a commercial airliner equipped with a custom built measurement ...

    UR Thorenz, AK Baker, EC Leedham Elvidge, C Sauvage, H Riede, PFJ van Velthoven, M Hermann, DE Oram, CAM Brenninkmeijer, A Zahn, J Williams | published | Atmos. Environm. | 2017
  3. Rapid attribution of the August 2016 flood-inducing extreme precipitation in south Louisiana to climate change

    A stationary low pressure system and elevated levels of precipitable water provided a nearly cont...

    K van der Wiel, SB Kapnick, GJ van Oldenborgh, K Whan, S Philip, GA Vecchi, RK Singh, J Arrighi, H Cullen | published | Hydrology and Earth System Sciences | 2017 | 21
  4. Nitrogen deposition outweighs climatic variability in driving annual growth rate of canopy beech trees: Evidence from long-term growth reconstruction across a geographic gradient

    In this study, we investigated the role of climatic variability and atmospheric nitrogen depositi...

    T Gentilesca, A Rita, M Brunetti, F Giammarchi, S Leonardi, F Magnani, T van Noije, G Tonon, M Borghetti | submitted | Glob. Change Biology | 2018 | 24
  5. Long-term temporal relationships between environmental conditions and xylem functional traits: a meta-analysis across a range of woody species along climatic and nitrogen deposition gradients

    The objectives of this study were to provide a quantitative description of the long-term effects ...

    M Borghetti, T Gentilesca, S Leonardi, T van Noije, A Rita, M Mencuccini | published | Tree Physiology | 2017 | 37
  6. Global fine-mode aerosol radiative effect, as constrained by comprehensive observations

    Aerosols directly affect the radiative balance of the Earth through the absorption and scattering...

    CE Chung, J-E Chu, Y Lee, T van Noije, H Jeoung, K-J Ha, M Marks | published | Atmos. Chem. Phys. | 2016 | 16
  7. Aerosols at the Poles: An AeroCom Phase II multi-model evaluation

    Atmospheric aerosols from anthropogenic and natural sources reach the polar regions through long-...

    M Sand, BH Samset, Y Balkanski, S Bauer, N Bellouin, TK Berntsen, H Bian, M Chin, T Diehl, R Easter, SJ Ghan, T Iversen, A Kirkevåg, J-F Lamarque, G Lin, X Liu, G Luo, G Myhre, T van Noije, JE Penner, M Schulz, Ø Seland, RB Skeie, P Stier, T Takemura, K Tsigaridis, F Yu, K Zhang, H Zhang | submitted | Atmos. Chem. Phys. | 2017 | 17
  8. A maximum entropy approach to the parametrization of subgrid processes in two-dimensional flow

    In numerical models of geophysical fluid systems parametrization schemes are needed to account fo...

    WTM Verkley, PC Kalverla, CA Severijns | published | Quart. J. Royal Meteor. Soc. | 2016 | 142
  9. Fifteen years of ocean observations with the global Argo array

    More than 90% of the heat energy accumulation in the climate system between 1971 and the present ...

    Stephen C. Riser, Howard J. Freeland, Dean Roemmich, Susan Wijffels, Ariel Troisi, Mathieu Belbeoch, Denis Gilbert, Jianping Xu, Sylvie Pouliquen, Ann Thresher, Pierre-Yves Le Traon, Guillaume Maze, Birgit Klein, M. Ravichandran, Fiona Grant, Pierre-Marie Poulain, Toshio Suga, Byunghwan Lim, Andreas Sterl, Philip Sutton, Kjell-Arne Mork, Pedro Joaquín Vélez-Belchí, Isabelle Ansorge, Brian King, Jon Turton, Molly Baringer, and Steve Jayne | published | Nature Climate Change | 2016 | 6
  10. ESMValTool (v1.0) - a community diagnostic and performance metrics tool for routine evaluation of Earth System Models in CMIP

    A community diagnostics and performance metrics tool for the evaluation of Earth System Models (E...

    V. Eyring, M. Righi, M. Evaldsson, A. Lauer, S. Wenzel, C. Jones, A. Anav, O. Andrews, I. Cionni, E.L. Davin, C. Deser, C. Ehbrecht, P. Friedlingstein, P. Gleckler, K.-D. Gottschaldt, S. Hagemann, M. Juckes, S. Kindermann, J. Krasting, D. Kunert, R. Levine, A. Loew, J. Mäkelä, G. Martin, E. Mason, A. Phillips, S. Read, C. Rio, R. Roehrig, D. Senftleben, A. Sterl, L.H. van Ulft, J. Walton, S. Wang, and K.D. Williams. | published | Geosci. Mod. Dev. Discussions | 2015 | 8
  11. Contribution of Dynamic Vegetation Phenology to Decadal Climate Predictability

    In this study, the impact of coupling and initializing the leaf area index from the dynamic veget...

    M Weiss, PA Miller, BJJM van den Hurk, T van Noije, S Ştefănescu, RJ Haarsma, LH van Ulft, W Hazeleger, P Le Sager, B Smith, G Schurgers | published | J. Clim. | 2014 | 27
  12. KNMI'14: Climate Change scenarios for the 21st Century – A Netherlands perspective

    This report documents and motivates the KNMI’14 climate change scenarios. It has an intermediate ...

    B van den Hurk, P Siegmund, A Klein Tank, J Attema, A Bakker, J Beersma, J Bessembinder, R Boers, T Brandsma, H van den Brink, S Drijfhout, H Eskes, R Haarsma, W Hazeleger, R Jilderda, C Katsman, G Lenderink, J Loriaux, E van Meijgaard, T van Noije, GJ van Oldenborgh, F Selten, P Siebesma, A Sterl, H de Vries, M van Weele, R de Winter, G-J van Zadelhoff | 26-5-2014 | pp120
  13. Can we explain the observed methane variability after the Mount Pinatubo eruption?

    The CH4 growth rate in the atmosphere showed large variations after the Pinatubo eruption in June...

    N Bândă, M Krol, M van Weele, T van Noije, P Le Sager, T Röckmann | published | Atmos. Chem. Phys. | 2016 | 16
  14. What controls the vertical distribution of aerosol? Relationships between process sensitivity in HadGEM3–UKCA and inter-model variation from AeroCom Phase II

    The vertical profile of aerosol is important for its radiative effects, but weakly constrained by...

    Z Kipling, P Stier, CE Johnson, GW Mann, N Bellouin, SE Bauer, T Bergman, M Chin, T Diehl, SJ Ghan, T Iversen, A Kirkevåg, H Kokkola, X Liu, G Luo, T van Noije, KJ Pringle, K von Salzen, M Schulz, Ø Seland, RB Skeie, T Takemura, K Tsigaridis, K Zhang | published | Atmos. Chem. Phys. | 2016 | 16
  15. Global and regional climate impacts of future aerosol mitigation in an RCP6.0-like scenario in EC-Earth

    Future changes in aerosol concentrations will influence the climate system over the coming decade...

    C Chuwah, T van Noije, DP van Vuuren, P Le Sager, W Hazeleger | published | Clim. Change | 2016 | 134
  16. Aerosol single-scattering albedo over the global oceans: Comparing PARASAL retrievals with AERONET, OMI and AeroCom models estimates

    The aerosol single-scattering albedo (SSA) over the global ocean is evaluated based on polarimetr...

    C Lacagnina, OP Hasekamp, H Bian, G Curci, G Myhre, T van Noije, M Schulz, RB Skeie, T Takemura, K Zhang | published | J. Geophys. Res. | 2015 | 120
  17. The effect of stratospheric sulfur from Mount Pinatubo on tropospheric oxidizing capacity and methane

    The eruption of Mount Pinatubo in 1991 injected a large amount of SO2 into the stratosphere, whic...

    N Bândă;, M Krol, T van Noije, M van Weele, JE Williams, P Le Sager, U Niemeier, L Thomason, T Röckmann | published | J. Geophys. Res. | 2014 | 120
  18. Global impacts of surface ozone changes on crop yields and land use

    Exposure to surface ozone has detrimental impacts on vegetation and crop yields. In this study, w...

    C Chuwah, T van Noije, DP van Vuuren, E Stehfest, W Hazeleger | published | Atmos. Environ. | 2015 | 106
  19. Simulation of tropospheric chemistry and aerosols with the climate model EC-Earth

    We have integrated the atmospheric chemistry and transport model TM5 into the global climate mode...

    TPC van Noije, P Le Sager, AJ Segers, PFJ van Velthoven, MC Krol, W Hazeleger, AG Williams, CD Chambers | published | Geosci. Model Dev. | 2014 | 7
  20. A global assessment of forest surface albedo and its relationships with climate and atmospheric nitrogen deposition

    We present a global assessment of the relationships between the short-wave surface albedo of fore...

    S Leonardi, F Magnani, A Nolè, TPC van Noije, M Borghetti | published | Glob. Change Biol. | 2015 | 21
  21. How to utilise the knowledge of causal responses?

    Our physical and physiological theory provides causal explanations of various phenomena in forest...

    P Hari, M Havimo, HS Helmisaari, L Kulmala, E Nikinmaa, T Vesala, J Räisänen, T Petäjä, E Siivola, H Tuomenvirta, J Bäck, J Grace, F Magnani, T van Noije, J Pumpanen, D Stevenson, M Kulmala, S Smolander, I Riipinen, M Dal Maso | Physical and Physiological Forest Ecology | 2013 | Springer Netherlands
  22. The AeroCom evaluation and intercomparison of organic aerosol in global models

    This paper evaluates the current status of global modeling of the organic aerosol (OA) in the tro...

    K Tsigaridis, N Daskalakis, M Kanakidou, PJ Adams, P Artaxo, R Bahadur, Y Balkanski, SE Bauer, N Bellouin, A Benedetti, T Bergman, TK Berntsen, JP Beukes, H Bian, KS Carslaw, M Chin, G Curci, T Diehl, RC Easter, SJ Ghan, SL Gong, A Hodzic, CR Hoyle, T Iversen, S Jathar, JL Jimenez, JW, Kaiser, A Kirkevåg, D Koch, H Kokkola, YH Lee, G Lin, X Liu, G Luo, X Ma, GW Mann, N Mihalopoulos, J-J Morcrette, J-F Müller, G Myhre, S Myriokefalitakis, NL Ng, D O'Donnell, JE Penner, L Pozzoli, KJ Pringle, LM Russell, M Schulz, J Sciare, Ø Seland, DT Shindell, S Sillman, RB Skeie, D Spracklen, T Stavrakou, SD Steenrod, T Takemura, P Tiitta, S Tilmes, H Tost, T van Noije, PG van Zyl, K von Salzen, F Yu, Z Wang, Z Wang, RA Zaveri, H Zhang, K Zhang, Q Zhang, Z Zhang | published | Atmos. Chem. Phys. | 2014 | 140
  23. Relationship between fine-mode AOD and precipitation on seasonal and interannual time scales

    On seasonal and interannual time scales, weather is highly influential in aerosol variability. In...

    H Jeoung, CE Chung, T van Noije, T Takemura | published | Tellus B | 2014 | 66
  24. Model-based estimation of sampling-caused uncertainty in aerosol remote sensing for climate research applications

    To evaluate the effect of sampling frequency on the global monthly mean aerosol optical thickness...

    I Geogdzhayev, B Cairns, MI Mishchenko, K Tsigaridis, T van Noije | published | Q.J.R. Meteorol. Soc. | 2013 | 140
  25. Near-term Climate Change: Projections and Predictability

    B Kirtman, SB Power (Coordinating Lead Authors), JA Adedoyin, GJ Boer, R Bojariu, I Camilloni, FJ Doblas-Reyes, AM Fiore, M Kimoto, GA Meehl, M Prather, A Sarr, C Schär, R Sutton, GJ van Oldenborgh, G Vecchi, HJ Wang (Lead Authors), NL Bindoff, P Cameron-Smith, Y Chikamoto, O Clifton, S Corti, PJ Durack, T Fichefet, J García-Serrano, P Ginoux, L Gray, V Guemas, E Hawkins, M Holland, C Holmes, J Infanti, M Ishii, D Jacob, J John, Z Klimont, T Knutson, G Krinner, D Lawrence, J Lu, D Murphy, V Naik, A Robock, L Rodrigues, J Sedláček, A Slater, D Smith, DS Stevenson, B van den Hurk, T van Noije, S Vavrus, A Voulgarakis, A Weisheimer, O Wild, T Woollings, P Young (Contributing Authors) | published | Climate Change 2013: The Physical Science Basis | 2013 | Cambridge University Press | yes