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Andrys, J., T. J. Lyons, and J. Kala, 2015: Multi-decadal Evaluation of WRF Downscaling Capabilities Over Western Australia in Simulating Rainfall and Temperature Extremes. Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology, 54, 370-394.

Anwar, M. R., D. L. Liu, R. Farquharson, I. Macadam, A. Abadi, J. Finlayson, B. Wan, and T. Ramilan, 2015: Climate change impacts on phenology and yields of five broadacre crops at four climatologically distinct locations in Australia. Agricultural Systems, 132, 133-144.

Argueso, D., J. P. Evans, A. J. Pitman, and A. Di Luca, 2015: Effects of city expansion on heat stress under climate change conditions. PLoS ONE, 10, e0117066.

Azorin-Molina, C., S. M. Vicente-Serrano, A. Sanchez-Lorenzo, T. R. McVicar, E. Morán-Tejeda, J. Revuelto, A. El Kenawy, N. Martín-Hernández, and M. Tomas-Burguera, 2015: Atmospheric evaporative demand observations, estimates and driving factors in Spain (1961–2011). Journal of Hydrology, 523, 262-277.

Benthuysen, J., L. T. Thomas, and S. J. Lentz, 2015: Rapid generation of upwelling at a shelf break caused by buoyancy shutdown. Journal of Physical Oceanography, 45, 294.

Cai, W., G. Wang, A. Santoso, M. J. McPhaden, L. Wu, F.-F. Jin, A. Timmermann, M. Collins, G. A. Vecchi, M. Lengaigne, M. H. England, D. Dommenget, K. Takahashi, and E. Guilyardi, 2015: Increased frequency of extreme La Nina events under greenhouse warming. Nature Climate Change, 5, 132-137.

Ciasto, L. M., G. R. Simpkins, and M. H. England, 2015: Teleconnections between Tropical Pacific SST Anomalies and Extratropical Southern Hemisphere Climate. Journal of Climate, 28, 56-65.

De Kauwe, M. G., J. Kala, Y. S. Lin, A. J. Pitman, B. E. Medlyn, R. A. Duursma, G. Abramowitz, Y. P. Wang, and D. G. Miralles, 2015: A test of an optimal stomatal conductance scheme within the CABLE land surface model. Geoscientific Model Development, 8, 431-452.

Guerschman, J. P., P. F. Scarth, T. R. McVicar, L. J. Renzullo, T. J. Malthus, J. B. Stewart, J. E. Rickards, and R. Trevithick, In Press: Assessing the effects of site heterogeneity and soil properties when unmixing photosynthetic vegetation, non-photosynthetic vegetation and bare soil fractions from Landsat and MODIS data. Remote Sensing of Environment.

Hande, L. B., S. T. Siems, M. J. Manton, and D. H. Lenschow, 2015: An evaluation of COSMIC radio occultation data in the lower atmosphere over the Southern Ocean. Atmospheric Measurement Techniques, 8, 97-107.

Hobbs, W., N. L. Bindoff, and M. N. Raphael, 2015: New perspectives on observed and simulated late Antarctic sea ice extent trends using optimal fingerprinting techniques. Journal of Climate, 28, 1543-1560.

Howard, E., A. M. C. Hogg, S. N. Waterman, and D. P. Marshall, 2015: The injection of zonal momentum by buoyancy forcing in a Southern Ocean model. Journal of Physical Oceanography, 45, 259-271.

Huang, Y., A. Protat, S. T. Siems, and M. J. Manton, 2015: A-Train Observations of Maritime Mid-latitude Storm-track Cloud Systems: Comparing the Southern Ocean against the North Atlantic. Journal of Climate, 28, 1920-1939s.

Kala, J., J. Andrys, T. J. Lyons, I. J. Foster, and B. J. Evans, 2015: Sensitivity of WRF to driving data and physics options on a seasonal time-scale for the southwest of Western Australia. Climate Dynamics, 44, 633-659.

Klotzbach, P. J., and E. C. J. Oliver, 2015: Modulation of Atlantic Basin Tropical Cyclone Activity by the Madden-Julian Oscillation (MJO) from 1905-2011. Journal of Climate, 28, 204-217.

Lee, J., Y. Fan, and S. A. Sisson, 2015: Bayesian threshold selection for extremal models using measures of surprise. Computational Statistics & Data Analysis, 85, 84-99.

Mendoza, P. A., M. P. Clark, M. Barlage, B. Rajagopalan, L. Samaniego, G. Abramowitz, and H. Gupta, 2015: Are we unnecessarily constraining the agility of complex process-based models? Water Resources Research, 51, 716-728.

Menviel, L., P. Spence, and M. H. England, 2015: Contribution of enhanced Antarctic Bottom Water formation to Antarctic warm events and millennial-scale atmospheric CO2 increase. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 413, 37-50.

Pepler, A. S., A. Di Luca, F. Ji, L. V. Alexander, J. P. Evans, and S. C. Sherwood, 2015: Impact of identification method on the inferred characteristics and variability of Australian East Coast Lows. Monthly Weather Review, 143, 864-877.

Tan, J., C. Jakob, and T. P. Lane, 2015: The consequences of a local approach in statistical models of convection on its large-scale coherence. Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, 120, 931-944.

van Sebille, E., 2015: The oceans’ accumulating plastic garbage. Physics Today, 68, 60-61.

Wang, G., D. Dommenget, and C. Frauen, 2015: An evaluation of the CMIP3 and CMIP5 simulations in their skill of simulating the spatial structure of SST variability. Climate Dynamics, 44, 95-114.

Wang, Y. P., Q. Zhang, A. J. Pitman, and Y. J. Da, 2014: Nitrogen and phosphorous limitation reduces the effects of land use change on land carbon uptake or emission. Environmental Research Letters, 10.



Abramowitz, G., and C. H. Bishop, In Press: Climate model dependence and the Ensemble Dependence Transformation of CMIP projections. Journal of Climate.

Aiken, C. M., A. Santoso, S. McGregor, and M. H. England, In Press: Optimal forcing of ENSO either  side of the 1970’s climate shift and its implications for predictability. Climate Dynamics.

Boschat, G., A. Pezza, I. Simmonds, S. E. Perkins, T. Cowan, and A. Purich, Accepted: Local and large scale connections in the lead up to summer heat wave and extreme rainfall events in eastern Australia. Climate Dynamics.

Cowan, T., W. Cai, B. Ng, and M. England, In Press: The response of the Indian Ocean dipole asymmetry to anthropogenic aerosols and greenhouse gases. Journal of Climate.

Dittus, A. J., S. C. Lewis, D. J. Karoly, and L. V. Alexander, Accepted: Explaining the unexpected frost day increases in southern Australia. Australian Meteorological and Oceanographic Journal.

Erhardt, R., and S. A. Sisson, In Press: Modelling extremes using approximate Bayesian computation Extreme Value Modelling and Risk Analysis: Methods and Applications, D. Dey, and J. Yan, Eds., Chapman & Hall/CRC Press.

Frankcombe, L. M., S. McGregor, and M. H. England, In Press: Robustness of the modes of Indo-Pacific sea level variability. Climate Dynamics.

Frey, W., R. Schofield, P. Hoor, D. Kunkel, F. Ravegnani, A. Ulanovsky, S. Viciani, F. D'Amato, and T. P. Lane, In Press: The impact of overshooting deep convection on local transport and mixing in the tropical upper troposphere/lower stratosphere (UTLS). Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics Discussions, 15, 1041-1091.

Haughton, N., G. Abramowitz, A. J. Pitman, and S. J. Phipps, In Press: Weighting climate model ensembles for mean and variance estimates. Climate Dynamics.

Huang, Y., C. N. Franklin, S. T. Siems, M. J. Manton, T. Chubb, A. Lock, S. Alexander, and A. Klekociuk, In Press: Evaluation of Boundary Layer Cloud Forecasts over the Southern Ocean in a Limited-area Numerical Weather Prediction System using In-situ, Space-borne and Ground-based Observations. Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society, n/a-n/a.

Kajtar, J. B., A. Santoso, M. H. England, and W. Cai, In Press: Indo-Pacific Climate Interactions in the Absence of an Indonesian Throughflow. Journal of Climate.

King, A. D., M. G. Donat, L. V. Alexander, and D. Karoly, In Press: The ENSO-Australian rainfall teleconnection in reanalysis and CMIP5. Climate Dynamics.

Lewis, S. C., and D. J. Karoly, In Press: Are estimates of anthropogenic and natural influences on Australia’s extreme 2010–2012 rainfall model-dependent? Climate Dynamics.

Lewis, S. C., and D. J. Karoly, In Press: Are estimates of anthropogenic and natural influences on Australia’s extreme 2010-2012 rainfall model-dependent? Climate Dynamics.

Lewis, S. C. and D. J. Karoly, Accepted: Quantitative estimates of anthropogenic contributions to extreme Australia- and state -wide monthly, seasonal and annual average temperatures. Australian Meteorological and Oceanographic Journal.

Li, Y., and T. J. McDougall, In Press: Double-Diffusive Interleaving: Properties of the Steady-State Solution. Journal of Physical Oceanography.

Melet, A., R. Hallberg, A. Adcroft, M. Nikurashin, and S. Legg, In Press: Energy flux into internal lee waves: sensitivity to future climate changes using linear theory and a climate model. Journal of Climate.

Meyer, A., B. M. Sloyan, K. L. Polzin, H. E. Phillips, and N. L. Bindoff, In Press: Mixing variability in the Southern Ocean. Journal of Physical Oceanography.

Sen Gupta, A., J. N. Brown, N. C. Jourdain, E. van Sebille, A. Ganachaud, and A. Verges, In Press: Episodic and non-uniform shifts of thermal habitats in a warming ocean. Deep Sea Research Part II: Topical Studies in Oceanography.

Sherwood, S. C., S. Bony, O. Boucher, C. Bretherton, P. M. Forster, J. M. Gregory, and B. Stevens, In Press: Adjustments in the forcing-feedback framework for understanding climate change. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society.

Tyrrell, N. L., D. Dommenget, C. Frauen, S. Wales, and M. Rezny, In Press: The influence of global sea surface temperature variability on the large-scale land surface temperature. Climate Dynamics.

Walsh, K. J. E., S. J. Camargo, G. A. Vecchi, A. S. Daloz, J. Elsner, K. Emanuel, M. Horn, Y.-K. Lim, M. Roberts, C. Patricola, E. Scoccimarro, A. H. Sobel, S. Strazzo, G. Villarini, M. Wehner, M. Zhao, J. P. Kossin, T. LaRow, K. Oouchi, S. Schubert, H. Wang, J. Bacmeister, P. Chang, F. Chauvin, C. Jablonowski, A. Kumar, H. Murakami, T. Ose, K. A. Reed, R. Saravanan, Y. Yamada, C. M. Zarzycki, P. L. Vidale, J. A. Jonas, and N. Henderson, In Press: Hurricanes and climate: the U.S. CLIVAR working group on hurricanes. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society.

Williams, A., P. Veth, W. Steffen, S. Ulm, C. Turney, S. J. Phipps, M. Smith, and J. Reeves, Submitted: A Continental Narrative: Human Settlement Patterns and Australian Climate Change over the last 35,000 Years. Quaternary Science Reviews.

Yang, Y., D. L. Liu, M. R. Anwar, G. O’Leary, I. Macadam, and Y. Yang, In Press: Water use efficiency and crop water balance of rainfed wheat in a semi-arid environment: sensitivity of future changes to projected climate changes and soil type. Theoretical and Applied Climatology.

Yin, H., M. G. Donat, L. V. Alexander, and Y. Sun, In Press: Multi-dataset comparison of gridded observed temperature and precipitation extremes over China. International Journal of climatology.



Aoki, S., G. Mizuta, H. Sasaki, Y. Sasai, S. R. Rintoul, and N. L. Bindoff, Submitted: Atlantic-Pacific asymmetry of subsurface temperature change and frontal response of the Antarctic Circumpolar Current for the recent three decades. Journal of Physical Oceanography.

Aoki, S., K. J. Heywood, S. R. Rintoul, N. L. Bindoff, M. Naganobu, Y. Kitade, Y. Fukumachi, S. Schmidtko, and K. I. Ohshima, Submitted: Contribution of glacial melt and sea ice to freshwater content of Antarctic shelf waters. Nature.

Chapman, C. C., Submitted: Detection of oceanic jets using wavelets and higher order statistics. Ocean Modelling

Chapman, C. C., A. M. Hogg, A. E. Kiss, and S. R. Rintoul, Submitted: The dynamics of southern ocean storm tracks. Journal of Physical Oceanography.

Couto, A. B., A. Maharaj, and N. J. Holbrook, Submitted: Global ocean chlorophyll in a changing climate. Nature Climate Change

Di Luca, A., J. P. Evans, A. Pepler, L. V. Alexander, and D. Argueso, Submitted: Resolution sensitivity of cyclone climatology over eastern Australia using five reanalysis products. Journal of Climate.

Dittus, A. J., D. J. Karoly, S. C. Lewis, and L. V. Alexander, Submitted: An investigation of some unexpected frost day trends in southern Australia. Australian Meteorological and Oceanographic Journal.

Dittus, A. J., D. J. Karoly, S. C. Lewis, and L. V. Alexander, Submitted: Multi-region analysis of a new Climate Extremes Index. Journal of Climate.

Gottwald, G. A., K. Peters, and L. Davies, Submitted: Data-driven stochastic subgrid-scale parametrization for tropical convection. Journal of Atmospheric Science.

Graham, F. S., J. N. Brown, A. T. Wittenberg, and N. J. Holbrook, Submitted: Reassessing conceptual models of ENSO. Journal of Climate.

Groeskamp, S., J. D. Zika, T. J. McDougall, B. M. Sloyan, and F. Laliberte, Submitted: Analysis of ocean circulation in thermohaline-coordinates: Introducing the stationary thermohaline streamfunction. . Journal of Physical Oceanography

Keating, S. R., and K. S. Smith, Accepted: Upper ocean flow statistics estimated from superresolved sea-surface temperature images. Journal of Geophysical Research.

King, M., M. C. Wheeler, and T. P. Lane, Submitted: Convective coupling with the 5-day Rossby Haurwitz wave. Journal of Atmospheric Science.

King, A. D., G. J. van Oldenborgh, D. J. Karoly, S. C. Lewis, and H. M. Cullen, Submitted Attribution of the record high Central England Temperature of 2014 to anthropogenic influences. Environmental Research Letters.

Kvale, K. F., K. J. Meissner, D. P. Keller, M. Eby, and A. Schmittner, Submitted: Explicit planktic calcifiers in the University of Victoria Earth System Climate Model. Geoscientific Model Development Discussions.

Lyth, A. V. and N. J. Holbrook, Submitted: Vulnerability to Ross River virus in a temperate island State: an indirect health implication of a changing climate. Weather, Climate and Society

McDonald, R. I., H. Y. Chai, and N. B.R., Submitted: Bringing Climate Change home: Reconciling Personal Experience and Psychological Distance. Perspectives on Psychological Science

McGregor, H. V., M. N. Evans, H. Goosse, G. Leduc, B. Martrat, A. J. A, P. G. Mortyn, D. W. Oppo, M.-S. Seidenkrantz, M.-A. Sicre, S. J. Phipps, K. Selveraj, K. Thirumalai, H. L. Filipsson, and V. Ersek, Submitted: Robust global ocean cooling trend for the pre-industrial Common Era. Nature Geoscience.

Meyer, A., K. L. Polzin, B. M. Sloyan, and H. E. Phillips, Submitted: Internal waves and mixing near the Kerguelen Plateau. Journal of Physical Oceanography.

Multsch, S., J. F. Exbrayat, M. Kirby, N. R. Viney, H. G. Frede, and L. Breuer, Submitted: Reduction of predictive uncertainty in estimating irrigation water requirement through multi-model ensembles and ensemble averaging. Geoscientific Model Development Discussions, 7, 7525-7558.

Nearing, G. S. and H. V. Gupta, Submitted: Quantifying Induction: On the Amount and Quality of Information in a Model. Journal of Geophysical Research

Nearing, G. S., and H. V. Gupta, Submitted: The Quantity and Quality of Information in a Model. Water Resources Research.

Perkins, S. E., S. C. Lewis, A. D. King, and L. V. Alexander, Submitted: The amplification of Australian heatwave characteristics due to anthropogenic influence. Journal of Climate.

Perkins, S. E., D. Argueso, and C. J. White, Submitted: Understanding the influence of climate variability on Australian heatwaves. Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres.

Phipps, S. J., A. Lenton, L. D. Rotstayn, A. Sen Gupta, D. Ji, J. C. Moore, U. Niemeier, H. Schmidt, and S. Tilmes, Submitted: Modulation of the Southern Hemisphere climate by solar radiation management. Geophysical Research Letters.

Roach, C., H. E. Phillips, N. L. Binfoff, and S. R. Rintoul, Submitted: Detecting and characterizing Ekman currents in the Southern Ocean. Journal of Physical Oceanography.

Sapriza-Azuri, G., J. Jodar-Bermudez, J. Carrera-Ramirez, and H. V. Gupta, Submitted: A Circulation Pattern-Based Approach to Evaluating the Combined Impacts of Climate Change and Groundwater Pumping on Catchment Dynamics. Journal of Hydrology.

Sapriza-Azuri, G., J. Jodar-Bermudez, V. Navarro, L. Jan Slooten, J. Carrera-Ramirez, and H. V. Gupta, Submitted: Impacts of Rainfall Spatial Variability on Hydrogeological Response. Water Resources Research.

Seneviratne, S. I., S. J. Phipps, A. J. Pitman, M. G. Donat, A. Lenton, E. L. Davin, and M. Wilhelm, Submitted: Regional land radiative management: An avenue for low-regret climate engineering? Nature Climate Change.

Sheen, K. L., J. A. Brearley, A. C. Naveira-Garabato, D. A. Smeed, L. S. Laurent, M. P. Meredith, A. M. Thurnherr, and S. N. Waterman, Submitted: Modification of turbulent dissipation rates by a deep Southern Ocean eddy. Geophysical Research Letters.

Snow, K., A. M. Hogg, S. M. Downes, B. M. Sloyan, and M. L. Bates, Submitted: Sensitivity of abyssal water masses to overflow parameterizations. Ocean Modelling

Stone, K., M. B. Tully, S. K. Rhodes, and R. Schofield, Submitted: A new Dobson Umkehr ozone profile retrieval method optimising information content and resolution. Atmospheric Measurement Techniques.

Taschetto, A. S., R. R. Rodrigues, G. A. Meehl, S. McGregor, and M. H. England, Submitted: How sensitive are the Pacific-North Atlantic teleconnections to the position and intensity of El Niño-related warming. Climate Dynamics.

Tierney, J. E., N. J. Abram, K. J. Anchukaitis, M. N. Evans, C. Giry, K. H. Kilbourne, C. P. Saenger, H. Wu, and H. C. Zinke, Submitted: Tropical sea-surface temperatures for the past four centuries reconstructed from coral archives. Paleoceanography.

Wang, B., D. L. Liu, S. Asseng, I. Macadam, and Q. Yu, Submitted: Impact of climate change on wheat flowering time in eastern Australia. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology.

Xiao, X., K. S. Smith, and S. R. Keating, Submitted: The effect of surface buoyancy gradients on oceanic Rossby wave propagation. Dynamics of Atmospheres and Oceans.

Zhang, H., Q. Wu, and G. Chen, Submitted: Validation of HY-2 Remotely Sensed Wave Heights against Buoy Data and Jason-2 Altimeter Measurements. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology.


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