GFDL - Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory

Winter 2016 Poster Expo

Please join us for this opportunity to foster transdisciplinary interactions and collaborations with colleagues in an informal setting.

Date: Wednesday January 27 2016, 1pm – 4pm

Location: Smagorinsky Seminar Room, NOAA/GFDL

This is a public event – please note the access requirements for all visitors below.


12:30-12:55 Poster set-up
1:00-1:05 Welcome and Opening Remarks (V. Ramaswamy)
1:05-2:05 Session I (Odd-numbered posters – see Poster Expo List below)
2:05-3:05 Session II (Even-numbered posters – see Poster Expo List below)
3:05-4:00 Session III (All posters – open, unstructured session)
4:00-4:30 Poster take-down

Coffee will be available. Cookies and snacks will be provided courtesy of the GFDLEA.

We regret we are unable to post PDFs of posters since work may be unpublished.

Please contact poster presenters at or after the event if you would like a copy of their presentation.

Organizing Committee: Fanrong Zeng, Sulagna Ray, Catherine Raphael, Jasmin John

Poster Expo List

  1. Anthropogenic Contribution to Increases of US Heat Waves in Recent Decades: Model-based Assessment

    Fanrong Zeng (NOAA/GFDL), T. Knutson, T. Delworth

  2. Impact of having realistic tropical cyclone frequency on ocean heat content and transport forecasts in a high-resolution coupled model

    Shaoqing Zhang (NOAA/GFDL), M. Zhao, S-J. Lin, X.Yang, W. Anderson, W.Zhang, A.Rosati, S.Underwood, F. Zeng

  3. WRF-Chem v3.5 simulation of aerosols and aerosol optical depth over China in 2013

    Min Zhong (Emory University), V. Naik, L. Horowitz

  4. Comparison of Low-Frequency Variability of Summer Arctic Sea Ice in Three Coupled Climate Models

    Dawei Li (Princeton University/AOS), R. Zhang, T. Knutson

  5. Air-sea interaction shapes the double ITCZ in coupled climate models

    Baoqiang Xiang (UCAR), M. Zhao

  6. Impact of land-use change on nitrogen deposition

    Fabien Paulot (GFDL/CICS), S. Malyshev, X. Zhang, L. Horowitz

  7. The Roles of Radiative Forcing, Sea Surface Temperatures, Atmospheric and Land Initial Conditions in U.S. Summer Warming Episodes

    Liwei Jia (Princeton University/GFDL), G. Vecchi, X. Yang, R. Gudgel, T. Delworth, W. Stern, K. Paffendorf, S. Underwood, F. Zeng

  8. On the evolution of different types of El Nino

    Jiaxin Feng (Scripps/GFDL), Z. Wu, S-P. Xie, N. Johnson

  9. Simulated response of the Pacific decadal oscillation to climate change

    Liping Zhang (AOS/Princeton University), T. Delworth

  10. Impact of the Antarctic bottom water on the Weddell Gyre and its northward propagation characteristics in GFDL model

    Liping Zhang (AOS/Princeton University), T. Delworth

  11. Parameterized RCE Across a Range of Domains: A Unifying Tool for GCMs and RCMs

    Levi Silvers (Princeton University/GFDL), B. Stevens, T. Mauritsen, M. Giorgetta

  12. Has global warming changed timing of winter-spring streamflows over North America?

    Jonghun Kam (CICS), T. Knutson, P.C.D. Milly

  13. Local and remote regional climate responses to regional forcings from aerosols

    Daniel Westervelt (Columbia University/LDEO), A. Fiore, G. Correa, L. Horowitz, J-F. Lamarque, D. Shindell

  14. Value of ocean prediction in setting dynamic harvest guidelines: a Pacific sardine example

    Desiree Tommasi (AOS), C. Stock, K. Pegion, G. Vecchi

  15. Changes in bottom water formation in the western Ross Sea due to the melting of ice shelves in West Antarctica

    Gustavo Marques (AOS/GFDL), R. Hallberg, S. Purkey, M. Harrison, O. Sergienko

  16. Using Initial Condition Large Ensemble Experiments to Interpret Observed Trends and 21st Century Projections of Ocean Carbon Uptake

    Sarah Schlunegger (AOS), J. Sarmiento, K. Rodgers, T. Froelicher

  17. Enhanced warming of the Northwest Atlantic Ocean under climate change

    Vincent Saba (NOAA NMFS/GFDL), S. Griffies, W. Anderson, M. Winton, M. Alexander, T. Delworth, J. Hare, M. Harrison, A. Rosati, G. Vecchi, R. Zhang

  18. Heat budget of the equatorial Pacific upper ocean in GFDL-FLOR

    Sulagna Ray (Princeton University), A. Wittenberg

  19. Preconditioning of the Weddell Sea polynya by the ocean mesoscale and topography

    Carolina Dufour (AOS), A. Morrison, S. Griffies, I. Frenger, H. Zanowski, M. Winton

  20. The impact of changing climate on ammonia emissions from agriculture

    Dan Ward (Princeton/CICS), P. Hess, S. Riddick

  21. On the relationship between Antarctic sea ice extent and the Southern Ocean overturning circulation

    Anna FitzMaurice (AOS), A. Morrison, R. Hallberg

  22. Global Ocean Data Analysis Version 2 (GLODAPv2)

    Robert Key (Princeton University), A. Olsen, S. van Heuven, S. Lauvset, A. Velo, X. Lin, C. Schirnick, A. Kozyr, T. Tanhua, M. Hoppema, S. Jutterstrom, R. Steinfeldt, E. Jeansson, M. Ishii, F.F. Perez, T. Suzuki

  23. Extreme North America winter storm season of 2013-14: Roles of Radiative Forcing and the Global Warming Hiatus

    Xiaosong Yang (GFDL), G.Vecchi, T. Delworth, K. Paffendorf, R. Gudgel, L. Jia, S. Underwood, F. Zeng

  24. On Time-invariant Transfer Functions and the Application of Statistically Downscaled Daily Maximum Temperature to Calculate Historical and Future Heat Waves

    Carlos Gaitan (South Central Climate Science Center/GFDL)

  25. Development and evaluation of secondary organic aerosols in GFDL AM3

    Jingqiu Mao (AOS/GFDL), L. Horowitz

  26. How Accurately Do We Know the Atmospheric Absorption of Solar Radiation?

    David Paynter (GFDL), M. D. Schwarzkopf, S. Freidenreich, P. Lin, V. Ramaswamy

  27. Influence of land surface processes on seasonal and interannual variability of Australian dust and climate in the NOAA/GFDL CM3 model

    Stuart Evans (PEI/GFDL), P. Ginoux, S. Malyshev, E. Shevliakova

  28. Land-atmosphere feedbacks amplify aridity increase over land under global warming

    Alexis Berg (IRI/Columbia University/GFDL), K. Findell, B. Lintner, A. Giannini, S. Seneviratne, B. van den Hurk, R. Lorenz, A. Pitman, S. Hagemann, A. Meier, F. Cheruy, A. Ducharne, S. Malyshev, P.C.D. Milly

Access Requirements

Please note: Visitors without GFDL affiliation attending the Poster Expo must present government or university issued photo ID or two other forms of identification to gain access to the facility. If an acceptable ID cannot be provided, the Visitor will not be allowed access. If access is granted, the Visitor must sign in and be given a Visitor Badge. The Visitor Badge expires immediately after the Expo.Please allow 10-15 minutes for entrance into the event for all non NOAA employees or non Princeton University visitors.