Joint Working Groups with US Climate Variability and Predictability (CLIVAR) Program
- Oceanic carbon uptake in the CMIP5 models (Joint U.S. CLIVAR/OCB, Co-Chairs: Annalisa Bracco, Curtis Deutsch, Taka Ito) (2012-2015)
- Heat and carbon uptake by the Southern Ocean (Joint U.S. CLIVAR/OCB, Co-Chairs: Joellen Russell, Igor Kamenkovich) (2012-2015)
Activities and Products of OCB/US CLIVAR Working Groups
Joint OCB/US CLIVAR workshop Ocean’s Carbon and Heat Uptake: Uncertainties and Metrics (December 2014, San Francisco, CA)
Bracco, A., M. Long, N. Levine, Q. Thomas, C. Deutsch and G. McKinley (2015). NCAR’s Summer Colloquium: Capacity building in Cross-disciplinary Research of Earth System Carbon-climate Connections. Bull. Amer. Meteorol. Soc., doi:http://journals.ametsoc.org/doi/abs/10.1175/BAMS-D-13-00246.1
Ito, T., A. Bracco, C. Deutsch, H. Frenzel, M. Long, and Y. Takano, 2015: Sustained growth of the Southern Ocean carbon storage in a warming climate. Geophys. Res. Lett. 42, doi:10.1002/2015GL064320.
Russell, J., H. Benway, A. Bracco, C. Deutsch, T. Ito, I. Kamenkovich, and M. Patterson (2015): Ocean’s Carbon and Heat Uptake: Uncertainties and Metrics. US CLIVAR Report 2015-3, 33 pp.
Southern Ocean Climate Model Atlas website – observationally based data/model metrics for consistent evaluation of Southern Ocean modeling efforts