ARCCSS plays major role in IPCC report

Centre of Excellence chief investigators Lisa Alexander, Nathan Bindoff, Christian Jakob and Steve Sherwood along with Partner Investigator Rowan Sutton were lead authors in the latest Assessment Report from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, The Physical Science. Another 13 Centre of Excellence researchers were either contributing authors or review editors.

This is the largest number of researchers involved in the report from a single Australian organisation.

Dr Alexander and Prof Bindoff were also leads authors of the technical summary.

You can find the full list of Centre of Excellence authors and their roles below.

 

CoECSS researchers involved in the latest IPCC report: AR5 Working Group 1
Chapter Name IPCC Role CoE Role
Technical Summary Lisa Alexander Lead Author Chief Investigator
  Nathan Bindoff Lead Author Chief Investigator
  Peter Stott Contributing Author Partner Investigator
  Rowan Sutton Contributing Author Partner Investigator
       
Chapter 1 (Introduction) Rowan Sutton Contributing Author

Partner Investigator

  Malte Meinshausen Contributing Author Associate Investigator
       
Chapter 2 (Observations) Lisa Alexander Lead Author Chief Investigator
       
Chapter 3 (Oceans) Susan Wijffels Contributing Author Associate Investigator
       
Chapter 5 (Paleoclimate) Shayne McGregor Contributing Author Associate Investigator
       
Chapter 6 (Carbon) Peter Raynor Contributing Author Associate Investigator
       
Chapter 7 (Clouds and aerosols) Steve Sherwood Lead Author Chief Investigator
       
Chapter 9 (Model Evaluation) Christian Jakob Lead Author Chief Investigator
  Nathan Bindoff Contributing Author Chief Investigator
  Jennifer Catto Contributing Author Researcher
  Stephen Griffies Contributing Author Partner Investigator
  Rowan Sutton Contributing Author Partner Investigator
  Andy Pitman Review Editor Chief Investigator
       
Chapter 10 (Detection and Attribution Nathan Bindoff Co-ordinating Lead Author Chief Investigator
  Peter Stott Co-ordinating Lead Author Partner Investigator
       
Chapter 11 (Projections) Scott Power Co-ordinating Lead Author Partner Investigator
  Rowan Sutton Lead Author Partner Investigator
  Nathan Bindoff Contributing Author Chief Investigator
       
Chapter 12 (Projections) Sandrine Bony Contributing Author Partner Investigator
  Malte Meinshausen Contributing Author Associate Investigator
  Oleg Saenko Contributing Author Associate Investigator
       
Chapter 13 (Sea Level Change) Stephen Griffies Contributing Author Partner
       
Chapter 13 (Future relevance) Kevin Walsh Contributing Author Associate Investigator
       

 

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