Curriculum Vitae:  David M. Lawrence

Address Climate and Global Dynamics Laboratory
National Center for Atmospheric Research
P.O. Box 3000
Boulder, Colorado  80307

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Phone: (303) 497-1384


National Center for Atmospheric Research: Climate and Global Dynamics Laboratory, Terrestrial Sciences Section
       Section Head, 2019-present
       Senior Scientist, 2018-present
       Scientist III, 2013-2018
       Scientist II, 2010-2013
       Project Scientist II, 2007-2010
       Project Scientist I, 2004-2007
       Visiting Scientist, 2003-2004

University of Reading, UK: Centre for Global Atmospheric Modeling
       Postdoctoral Research Associate, 2001-2003

University of Colorado: Program in Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences
       Postdoctoral Research Associate, 2000
       Research Scientist: Joint Air-Sea Monsoon INteraction Experiment (JASMINE), May-June 1999
       Graduate Research Assistant, 1994-1999


University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, Colorado
       Ph.D., December 1999, Dept of Astrophysical, Planetary and Atmospheric Sciences
               Title of Thesis: Intraseasonal Variability of the South Asian Monsoon
               Advisor: Professor Peter J. Webster
       M.S., 1996, Department of Astrophysical, Planetary and Atmospheric Sciences

University of California at San Diego, La Jolla, California
       B.S., 1993, Physics with specialization in Biology

and Outreach

Postdoctoral Mentor, Daniel Kennedy, 2019-present
Postdoctoral Mentor, Katie Dagon (joint with Rosie Fisher, 2017-2019
Postdoctoral Mentor, Justin Perket (joint with Martyn Clark and Yingfan Reinfelder, Rutgers), 2015-2017
Postdoctoral Mentor, Ahmed Tawfik (joint with Paul Dirmeyer at COLA), 2013-2014
Postdoctoral Mentor, Sanjiv Kumar (joint with Paul Dirmeyer at COLA), 2012-2014
Postdoctoral Mentor, Hanna Lee, 2011-2014
Postdoctoral Mentor, Matt Higgins, 2011-2012
Postdoctoral Mentor, Steve Edburg (joint with Jeff Hicke at U. Idaho) 2009-2012
Postdoctoral Mentor, Erich Fischer, 2008-2009
Postdoctoral Mentor, Sean Swenson, 2006-2009
Thesis Committee Member, TC Chakroburty, Yale University, 2019-present; Daniel Kennedy, Columbia University, 2019; Tony Wong, Univ. Colorado, 2016; Mingjie Shi, Univ. Texas, 2013; Chris Avis, Univ. Victoria, 2012; Patrick Kelly, RSMAS, 2008
Co-PhD advisor, Tom Osborne, University of Reading, 2001-2004

Guest Lecturer, Permafrost in the Earth System, Arctic climate processes lecture series at CU, Dec 4, 2015.
Lecturer, Co-organizer, Community Land Model tutorial, 2014, 2016
Guest Speaker, Colorado Native Plant Society meeting, 28 Sept, 2013
Guest Speaker, AGCI Forest Workshop, Jan 2012, May 2013
Guest Speaker, Modeling Arctic Change in an Earth System Model presentation to Undergraduate Leadership Workshop, June 2010, 2012
Guest Speaker, Implications of projected 21st century permafrost thaw, NCAR Journalism Fellowship, June 2011
Lecturer, CESM Overview, Land Modeling, LANL CESM Tutorial, April 2011
Lecturer, Land Modeling I: Biogeophysical processes, CESM Tutorial, summer 2010, 2011, 2012, 2016
Guest Speaker, Observed and Modeled Arctic climate change presentation to Boulder Watershed Academy students, Feb 2010
Guest Lecturer, Policy implications of climate controversies, University of Colorado, Spring 2009
Guest Speaker, Supercomputing 2008: Accelerating Change in the Arctic?, Austin, TX, Nov 2008
Media Outreach, Interviews with Scientific American, AP, New York Times, New Scientist, Washington Post, Epoca, Nature, Canadian Press, etc.
Lecturer, IARC Summer School on the Modeling of Arctic Climate, Fairbanks, AK, May 2008
Guest Speaker, Climate change research at NCAR presentation to Chevron learning fellows, Boulder, CO, 18 April 2008.
Capitol Hill Briefing, Climate change feedbacks associated with permafrost degradation, AMS Environmental Science Seminar Series, Washington DC, 22 Feb, 2006.
Guest Speaker, Denver LoDo Rotary Club: Permafrost and Climate Change Feedbacks, Denver, CO, 12 Apr, 2006
Guest Lecturer, Stanford EE Computer Science Colloquium: Permafrost and Climate Change Feedbacks, Stanford, CA, 5 Apr, 2006
Lecturer, International Summer School on Atmospheric and Oceanic Science (ISSAOS): Coupling Hydrologic and Atmospheric Models, L'Aquila, Italy, Sept 2005
Guest lecturer, Introduction to Atmospheric Processes, University of Colorado, Spring 2004
Lecturer, Synoptic meteorology II, University of Reading, Spring 2002
Graduate Teaching Assistant, Atmospheric and Oceanic Processes, University of Colorado, 1997-1998

and Service

Advisory Board Member, UK HydroJULES Project, 2021-present
Co-chair, Land Use Model Intercomparison Project (LUMIP / CMIP6), 2013-present
Topical Editor, EGU journal Geoscientific Model Development, 2009-present
Panel Member, Global Land Atmosphere System Study (GLASS / GEWEX), 2014-present
Co-lead, Permaforst Carbon Network: Model Integration Group, 2011-present
Member, Next Generation Ecosystem Experiment (NGEE-Arctic) Science Advisory Board, 2012-2018
Expert Reviewer, Stockholm University faculty search for climate-related biogeochemical modeling, 2012
Panel Member, CLIVAR Process Studies and Model Improvement Panel, 2010-2012
Contributing author, Climate Change Science Program (CCSP) SAP3.4 Abrupt Climate Change Report, 2007-2008
Committee Member, North American Monsoon Experiment (NAME) Science Working Group, 2007-2009
Member, Blue Ribbon Panel advisory committee for World Bank Amazon dieback risk assessment, 2007-2009
Participant, AGCI Workshop on Northern Eurasian Earth System Science Partnership Initiative, 2007
Participant, AGCI Workshop on Earth System Modeling, 2006
Participant, North American Monsoon Model Assessment Project (NAMAP2), 2006
Participant, Global Land-Atmosphere Coupling Experiment (GLACE), 2003

and Service

Co-lead, NSF Site Visit Team: Modeling and Data Assimilation Theme, 2021
Co-lead, Community Terrestrial System Model (CTSM), 2018-present
Co-chair, CESM Land Model Working Group, 2005-2019
Committee Member, CESM Scientific Steering Committee, 2010-2020
Steering Committee Member, CESM Tutorial, 2010-2012 (Chair, 2011)
Committee Member, NCAR Awards Committee, 2009-2011
Committee Member, NCAR Early Career Scientist Assembly (ECSA) Steering Committee, 2006-2009


Impacts of Land Use and Land Management on Earth System Evolution, Biogeochemical Cycles, Extremes and Inter-Sectoral Dynamics, Aspen, CO, September 2019
CESM Land Model Working Group meeting, winter and summer meetings, 2005-2019
LandMIP meeting, Toulouse, France, October 2018
Arctic Terrestrial Modeling Workshop, Oxford, UK, Sept 2017
International Land Model Benchmarking (ILAMB) Workshop, Washington DC, May 2016
Improving hydrology in Earth System Models, NCAR, October 2015
CMIP6 LandMIPs (LUMIP, LS3MIP) workshop, Zurich, Switzerland, July 2015
LUMIP, AerChemMIP, and ScenarioMIP workshop, Aspen, CO, August 2014
LUMIP Workshop, Hamburg, Germany, July 2014
Convener for Water Cycle and Permafrost Hydrology sessions: AGU, San Francisco, Dec 2015; Land Model Benchmarking session: GEWEX, The Hague, Netherlands, July 2014; Land, Water, and Climate session: WCRP Open Science Conference, Denver, CO, Oct 2011


CESM Distinguished Achievement Award, 2020
NERSC Achievement Award to Charles Koven, Bill Riley, and David Lawrence, 2016
CGD Special Recognition Award to CESM Tutorial Team, 2012
CCSM Distinguished Achievement award (awarded to the LMWG for collaborative efforts building CLM3.5), 2008

Research Grants Awarded

"Collaborative Research: Permafrost Carbon Network: Synthesizing flux observations for benchmarking model projections of permafrost carbon exchange" (PI Ted Schuur, Northern Arizona Univ.). NSF Arctic System Science, FY2020-2023, $435K.

"EMERALD - Terrestrial ecosystem-climate interactions of our EMERALD planet" (PI Frode Stordal, Univ. Oslo). Norway Federal Research, FY2019-2021, $100K.

"Parameterizing the effects of sub-grid land heterogeneity on the atmospheric boundary layer and convection: Implications for surface climate, variability and extremes" (PI Nate Chaney). NOAA Climate Process Team, FY 2020-2022, $600K.

"3D-Land Energy Exchanges: Harnessing High Resolution Terrestrial Information to Refine Atmosphere-to-Land interactions in Earth System Models" (PI Kuo-Nan Liou, UCLA), NOAA Climate Process Team, FY2020-2022, $390K.

"Light-weight Infrastructure for Land-Atmosphere Coupling (LILAC)" (PIs: Scott Denning, Mariana Vertenstein). NSF-SSI, FY2017-FY2019, $450K.

"Reducing Uncertainty in Biogeochemical Interactions through Synthesis and Computation (RUBISCO) (PIs: Forrest Hoffman, Jim Randerson, and Bill Riley). DOE, FY2018-2020, $650K.

"INSPIRE: A CUAHSI-NCAR Collaboration to Improve Hydrologic Process Representation in Weather, Climate and Earth System Models" (PIs: Yingfan Reinfelder and Martyn Clark). NSF-Hydrology, FY2016-2018, $300K.

"International Land Model Benchmarking Project" (PIs: Jim Randerson, Forrest Hoffmann, Bill Riley). DOE, FY2016-2017, $200K.

"Permafrost Vulnerability in a Seasonally Ice-Free Arctic" (PI: Chip Miller). NASA-ROSES2012 IDS, FY2015-2017, $450K.

"Collaborative Research: EASM-3: Land Use Change and Land-Atmosphere Feedback Processes as Regulators of Regional Climate Change" (PI: Paul Dirmeyer), NSF EaSM3, FY2015-FY2018, $800K.

"Quantification of Land-Use/Land Cover Change as Driver of Earth System Dynamics (PI: George Hurtt), DOE SciDAC, FY2015-2017, $200K.

"Collaborative Research: The Climatic Role of Permafrost-As permafrost thaws, could a weakening terrestrial freezer and an increasingly leaky bathplug amplify Arctic climate change?" (PI: Andrew Slater). NSF-OPP: FY2014-2016, $160K.

"Collaborative Research: Improved cold region hydrology process representation as a cornerstone of Arctic biogeochemical modeling" (PI: Andrew Slater, co-PI: Sean Swenson). NSF Earth System Modeling Program: FY2011-FY2014, $458K.

"Collaborative Research: Improved Regional and Decadal Predictions of the Carbon Cycle" (PI: Natalie Mahowald, co-PI: Jim Randerson, Keith Lindsay, Gordon Bonan), NSF Earth System Modeling Program: FY2011-FY2014, $599K.

"Collaborative Research: Ecosystem Impacts of Variability and Extreme Events in the Arctic" (PI: John Walsh, co-PI: Marika Holland, Georgina Gibson), NSF Earth System Modeling Program: FY2011-FY2014, $396K.

"Climate Science for a Sustainable Energy Future" (PI: Dave Bader, co-PIs: Bill Large and many others). DOE: FY2012, $261K.

"Collaborative Research: the Seasonal Response of the Arctic and Global Climate System to Projected Sea Ice Loss within the Context of GHG-Induced Climate Change" (PI: Clara Deser, co-PI: Marika Holland, Andrew Slater). NSF Arctic System Science Program: FY2010-2012, $670K.

"High-latitude climate feedbacks in CCSM3: Initiators of abrupt climate change?" (co-PIs: Peter Hess, Marika Holland, Natalie Mahowald, Dave Schimel, Peter Thornton). NCAR Director's Opportunity Fund, FY2008-2009.


Publications for David Lawrence 2021

Koven, C.D., V.K. Arora, P. Cadule, R.A. Fisher, C.D. Jones, D.M. Lawrence, J. Lewis, K. Lindsay, S. Mathesius, M. Meinshausen, M. Mills, Z. Nicholls, B.M. Sanderson, N.C. Swart, W.R. Wieder, K. Zickfield, 2021. 23rd Century surprises: Long-term dynamics of the climate and carbon cycle under both high and net negative emissions scenarios. Submitted to Earth System Dynamics.

Al-Yaari, A., A. Ducharne, W. Thiery, F. Cheruy, and D.M. Lawrence, 2021. The role of irrigation expansion on histroical climate change: insights from CMIP6. Submitted.

Xie, Y., M. Lin, B. Decharme, C. Delire, L.W. Horowitz, D.M. Lawrence, F. Li, and R. Seferian, 2021. Tripling of western US particulate pollution from wildfires in a warming climate. Submitted.

Fasullo, J.T., N.A. Rosenbloom, R.R. Bucholz, G. Danabasoglu, D.M. Lawrence, J.-F. Lamarque, 2021. Coupled Climate Responses to Recent Australian Wildfire and COVID-19 Emissions Anomalies Estimated in CESM2. GRL,

Liddicoat, S., A. Wiltshire, C. D. Jones, V.K. Arora, V. Brovkin, P. Cadule, T. Hajima, D.M. Lawrence, J. Pongratz, J. Schwinger, R. Seferian, J.F. Tjiputra, an T. Ziehn, 2021. Compatible Fossil Fuel CO2 emissions in the CMIP6 Earth System Models' Historical and Shared Socioeconomic Pathway experiments of the 21st Century. J. Clim,

Esit, M., S. Kumar, A. Pandey, D. Lawrence, I. Rangwala, and S. Yeager, 2021. Seasonal to Multi-Year Soil Moisture Drought Forecasting. npj Climate and Atmospheric Science, 4,

Tang, W., S. Tilmes, D. Lawrence, F. Li, C. He, L. Emmons, R. Buchholz, 2021. Wildfires in the 21st Century under Different Shared Socioeconomic Pathways (SSPs) and Geoengineering Scenarios in CESM2/WACCM6. Submited to Earth Future.

Vanderkelen, I., N.P.M. van Lipzig, W.J. Sacks, D.M. Lawrence, M. Clark, N. Mizukami, Y. Pokhrel, and W. Thiery, 2021. The impact of global reservoir expansion on the present-day climate. Submitted to JGR Atmos..

Blyth, E., V. Arora, D. Clark, S. Dadson, M. De Kauwe, D. Lawrence, J. Melton, J. Pongratz, R. Turton, K. Yoshimura, and H. Yuan, 2020. Advances in land surface modeling. Current Climate Change Reports,

Chakraborty, T.C., X. Lee, and D.M. Lawrence, 2021. Strong Local Evaporative Cooling Over Land Due to Atmospheric Aerosols. JAMES,

Li, L., Z.-L. Yang, A. Matheny, H. Zheng, S. Swenson, D. Lawrence, and B. Yan, 2021. Representation of Plant Hydraulics in the Noah-MP Land Surface Model: Model Development and Multi-scale Evaluation. JAMES,

Bieri, C.A., F. Dominguez, and D.M. Lawrence, 2021. Impacts of large-scale soil moisture anomalies on the hydroclimate of southeastern South America. J. Hydroment.,


Ito, A., T. Hajima, D.M. Lawrence, V. Brovkin, C. Delire, B. Guenet, C.D. Jones, S. Malyshev, S. Materia, S.P. McDermid, D. Peano, J. Pongratz, E. Robertson, E. Shevliakova, N. Vuichard, D. Wardline, A. Wiltshire, and T. Ziehn, 2020. Soil carbon sequestration in CMIP6-LUMIP models: Implications for climate mitigation. ERL,

Felfelani, F., D.M. Lawrence, Y. Pokhrel, 2020. Representing inter-cell lateral groundwater flow and aquifer pumping in the Community Land Model. WRR,

Dagon, K., B.M. Sanderson, R. Fisher, and D.M. Lawrence, 2020. A Machine Learning Approach to Quantify Biophysical Parameter Uncertainty in the Community Land Model, version 5. Adv. Stat. Climatology, Meteorology, and Oceanography, 6, 223-244,

Boysen, L., V. Brovkin, J. Pongratz, D. Lawrence, P. Lawrence, N. Vuichard, P. Peylin, S. Liddicoat, T. Hamima, Y. Zhang, M. Rocher, C. Delire, R. Seferian, V.K. Arora, L. Nieradzik, P. Anthoni, W. Thiery, M. Lague, D. Lawrence, M.-H. Lo, 2020. Global climate response to idealized deforestation in CMIP6 models. Biogeosciences,

Arora, V.K., A. Katavouta, R.G. Williams, C.D. Jones, V. Brovkin, P. Friedlingstein, J. Schwinger, L. Bopp, O. Boucher, P. Cadule, M.A. Chamberlain, J.R. Christian, C. Delire, R.A Fisher, T. Hajima, T. Ilyina, E. Joetzjer, M. Kawamiya, C. Koven, J. Krasting, R.M. Law, D.M. Lawrence, A. Lenton, K. Lindsay, J. Pongratz, T. Raddatz, R. Séférian, K. Tachiiri, J.F. Tjiputra, A. Wiltshire, T. Wu, and T. Ziehn, 2020. Carbon-concentration and carbon-climate feedbacks in CMIP6 models, and their comparison to CMIP5 models. Biogeosciences,

Kumar, S., M. Newman, D.M. Lawrence, M.-H. Lo, S. Akula, C.-W. Lan, B. Livneh, D. Lombardozzi, 2020. The Glace-Hydrology Experiment: Effects of land-atmosphere coupling on soil moisture variability and predictability. J. Clim.,

Vanderkelen, I., N.P.M. van Lizig, D.M. Lawrence, B. Droppers, M. Golub, S.N. Gosling, A.B.G. Janssen, R. Marce, H. Muller Schmied, M. Perroud, D. Pierson, Y. Pokhrel, Y. Satoh, J. Schewe, S.L. Seneviratne, V.M. Stepanenko, Z. Tan, R.I. Woolway, and W. Thiery, 2020. Global heat update by inland waters. GRL,

Lu, X., Z. Du, Y. Huang, D.M. Lawrence, E. Kluzek, N. Collier, D. Lombardozzi, N. Sobhnai, E.A.G. Schuur, Y. Luo, 2020. Full implementation of matrix approach to biogeochemistry module of the Community Land Model version 5 (CLM5). JAMES,

Hurtt, G.C., L. Chini. R. Sahajpal, S. Frolking, B.L. Bodirsky, K. Calvin, J.C. Doelman, J. Fisk, S. Fujimori, K.K. Goldewijk, T. Hasegawa, P. Havlik, A. Henimann, F. Humpnoder, J. Jungclaus, J. Kaplan, J. Kennedy, T. Kristzin, D. Lawrence, P. Lawrence, L. Ma, O. Mertz, J. Pongratz, A. Popp, B. Poulter, K. Riahi, E. Shevliakova, E. Stehfest, P. Thornton, F.N. Tubiello, D.P. Van Vuuren, and X. Zhang, 2020. Harmonization of Global Land-Use Change and Management for the Period 850-2100 (LUH2) for CMIP6. GMD, 13, 5425-5464,

Peng, B., K. Guan, J. Tang, E.A. Ainsworth, S. Asseng, C.J. Bernacchi, M. Cooper, E.H. Delucia, J.W. Elliott, F. Ewert, R.F. Grant, D.I. Gustafson, G.L. Hammer, Z. Jin, J.W. Jones, H. Kimm, D.M. Lawrence, Y. Li, D.L. Lombardozzi, A. Marshall-Colon, C.D. Messina, D.R. Ort, J.C. Schnable, C.E. Vallejos, A. Wu, X. Yin, and W. Zhou, 2020. Advancing multiscale crop mideling for agricultural climate change adaptation assessment. Nature Plants, 6, 338-348,

Singh, A., S. Kumar, S. Akula, D.M. Lawrence, and D. Lombardozzi, 2020. Plant growth nullifies the effect of increasing water use efficiency under elevated CO2 in the Southeastern United States. GRL,

Padron, R.S., L. Gudmundsson, B. Decharme, A. Ducharne, D.M. Lawrence, J. Mao, D. Peano, G. Krinner, H. Kim, and S.I. Senevriatne, 2020. Observed changes in dry season water availability attributed to human-induced climate change. Nature Geoscience,

Danabasoglu, G., J.-F. Lamarque, J. Bacmeister, D.A. Bailey, A.K. DuVivier, J. Edwards, L.K. Emmons, J. Fasullo, R. Garcia, A. Gettelman, C. Hannay, M.M. Holland, W.G. Large, D.M. Lawrence, J.T.M. Lenaerts, K. Lindsay, W.H. Lipscomb, M.J. Mills, R. Neale, K.W. Oleson, B. Otto-Bliesner, A.S. Phillips, W. Sacks, S. Tilmes, L. van Kampenhout, M. Vertenstein, A. Bertini, J. Dennis, C. Deser, C. Fischer, B. Fox-Kemper, J.E. Kay, D. Kinnison, P.J. Kushner, M.C. Long, S. Mickelson, J.K. Moore, E. Nienhouse, L. Polvani, P.J. Rasch, W. G. Strand, 2020. The Community Earth System Model version 2 (CESM2). JAMES,

Lombardozzi, D.L., Y. Lu, P.J. Lawrence, D.iM. Lawrence, S. Swenson, K.W. Oleson, W.R. Wieder, and E.A. Ainsworth, 2020. Simulating agriculture in the Community Land Model version 5. JGR-Biogeosciences,

Devanand, A., M. Huang, D.M. Lawrence, C. Zarzycki, Z. Feng, P. Lawrence, Y. Qian, and Z. Yang, 2020. Land use and land cover change strongly modulates land-atmosphere coupling and warm-season precipitation over the Central United States in CESM2-VR. JAMES,

Thiery, W., A.J. Visser, E.M. Fischer, M. Hauser, A.L. Hirsch, D.M. Lawrence, Q. Lejeune, E.L. Davin, and S.I. Seneviratne, 2020: Warming of hot extremes alleviated by expanding irrigation. Nature Communications, 11, 290,

Turetsky, M., B. Abbot, M. Jones, K.W. Anthony, D. Olefeldt, E. Schuur, G. Grosse, P. Kuhry, G. Hugelius, C. Koven, D. Lawrence, C. Gibson, A. B. Sannel, and A.D. McGuire, 2020. Carbon release through abrupt permafrost thaw. Nature Geoscience, 13,

Andresen, C. G., Lawrence, D. M., Wilson, C. J., McGuire, A. D., Koven, C., Schaefer, K., Jafarov, E., Peng, S., Chen, X., Gouttevin, I., Burke, E., Chadburn, S., Ji, D., Chen, G., Hayes, D., and Zhang, W., 2020. Soil moisture and hydrology projections of the permafrost region – a model intercomparison. Cryosphere, 14, 445-459,


Lehner, F., A.W. Wood, J.A. Vano, D.M. Lawrence, M.P. Clark, and J.S. Mankin, 2019. The potential to reduce uncertainty in regional runoff projections from climate models. Nature Clim. Change,

Lawrence, D.M. R.A. Fisher, C.D. Koven, K.W. Oleson, S.C. Swenson, G. Bonan, N. Collier, B. Ghimire, L. van Kampenhout, D. Kennedy, E. Kluzek, P.J. Lawrence, F. Li, H. Li, D. Lombardozzi, W.J. Riley, W.J. Sacks, M. Shi, M. Vertenstein, W.R. Wieder,, C. Xu, A.A. Ali, A.M. Badger, G. Bisht, M. van den Broeke, M.A. Brunke, S.P. Burns,, J. Buzan, M. Clark, A. Craig, K. Dahlin, B. Drewniak, J.B. Fisher, M. Flanner, A.M. Fox, P. Gentine, F.Hoffman, G. Keppel-Aleks, R., Knox, S. Kumar, J. Lenaerts, L.R. Leung, W.H. Lipscomb, Y. Lu, A., Pandey, J.D. Pelletier, J. Perket,, J.T. Randerson, D.M. Ricciuto, B.M. Sanderson, A. Slater, Z.M. Subin, J. Tang, R.Q. Thomas, M. Val Martin, and X. Zeng, 2019. The Community Land Model version 5: Description of new features, benchmarking, and impact of forcing uncertainty. JAMES,

Swenson, S.C., M. Clark, Y. Fan, D.M. Lawrence, and J. Perket, 2019: Representing Intra-Hillslope Lateral Subsurface Flow in the Community Land Model. JAMES,

Wieder, W.R., D.M. Lawrence, R.A. Fisher, G.B. Bonan, S.J. Cheng, C.L. Goodale, A.S. Grandy, C.D. Koven, D.L. Lombardozzi, K.W. Oleson, and R.Q. Thomas, 2019. Beyond static benchmarking: Using experimental manipulations to evaluate land model assumptions. Glob. Biogeochem. Cyc.,

Fisher, R., W. Wieder, C. Koven, K. Oleson, J. Fisher, C. Xu, B. Sanderson, M. Shi, and D. Lawrence, 2019. Parametric controls on vegetation responses to biogeochemical forcing in the CLM5. JAMES,

Bonan, G., D. Lombardozzi, W. Wieder, K. Oleson, D. Lawrence, F. Hoffman, and N. Collier, 2019. Model Structure and Climate Data Uncertainty in Historical Simulations of the Terrestrial Carbon Cycle (1850-2014). Glob. Biogeochem. Cyc.,

Gettelman, A., C. Hannay, J.T. Bacmeister, R.B. Neale, A.G. Pendergrass, G. Danabasoglu, J.-F. Lamarque, J.T. Fasullo, D.A. Bailey, D.M. Lawrence, M.J. Mills , 2019: High Climate Sensitivity in the Community Earth System Model version 2 (CESM2). GRL,

Turetsky, M.R., B.W. Abbott, M.C. Jones, K.W. Anthony, D. Olefeldt, E.A.G. Schuur, C. Koven, A.D. McGuire, G. Grosse, P. Kuhry, G. Huelius, D.M. Lawrence, C. Gibson, and A.B.K. Sannel, 2019: Permafost collapse is accelerating carbon release. Nature, 569, 32-34,

Meier, R., E. Davin, S. Swenson, D.M. Lawrence, and J. Schwaab, 2019: Biomass Heat Storage Dampens Diurnal Temperature Variations in Forests. ERL, 14,

Green, J.K., S.I. Seneviratne, A.M. Berg, K.L. Findell, S. Haemann, D.M. Lawrence, and P. Gentine, 2019: Large influence of soil moisture on long-term terrestrial carbon uptake. Nature, 565, 476-479,

Scanlon, B., Z. Zhang, A. Rateb, A. Sun, D. Wiese, H. Save, H. Beaudoing, M.-H. Luo, H.M. Schmied, P. Doll, L.P.H. van Beek, S. Swenson, D. Lawrence, M. Croteau, R. Reedy, 2019: Tracking seasonal fluctuations in land water storage using global models and GRACE satellites. GRL,

Vereecken, H., L. Weihermüller, S. Assouline, J. Šimůnek, A. Verhoef, M. Herbst, N. Archer, B. Mohanty, C. Montzka, J. Vanderborght, G. Balsamo, M. Bechtold, A. Boone, S. Chadburn, M. Cuntz, B. Decharme, A. Ducharne, M. Ek, S. Garrigues, K. Goergen, J. Ingwersen, S. Kollet, D.M. Lawrence, Q. Li, D. Or, S. Swenson, P. de Vrese, R. Walko, Y. Wu, and Y. Xue, 2019. Infiltration from the pedon to global grid scales: An overview and outlook for land surface modelling. Vadose Zone Journal,

Lee, H., A. Ekici, J. Tjiputra, H. Muri, S. Chadburn, D. Lawrence, and J. Schwinger, 2019. The response of permafrost and high latitude ecosystems under large scale stratospheric aerosol injection and its termination. Earth's Future,

Ekici, A., H. Lee, D.M. Lawrence, S.C. Swenson, and C. Prigent, 2019. Ground subsidence effects on simulating dynamic high latitude surface inundation under permafrost thaw using CLM5. GMD,

Kennedy, D., S. Swenson, K.W. Oleson, D.M. Lawrence, R. Fisher, A.C. Lola da Costa, and P. Gentine, 2019. Implementing plant hydraulics in the Community Land Model, version 5. JAMES,

Fan, Y., M. Clark, D.M. Lawrence, S.C. Swenson, et al., 2019. Structures and Functions of Hillslope Hydrology with Relevance to Earth System Modeling: Syntheses and Testable Hypotheses. Water Res. Research, 55,

Swenson, S.C., D.M. Lawrence, and S. Burns, 2019: The Impact of Biomass Heat Storage on the Canopy Energy Balance and Atmospheric Stability in the Community Land Model. JAMES,

Fan, Y., A. Meijide, D.M. Lawrence, O. Roupsard, K.M. Carlson, H.-Y. Chen, A. Röll, F. Niu, A. Knohl, 2019. Reconciling canopy interception parameterization and forcing frequency in CLM for simulating evapotranspiration of a rainforest to oil palm transformation system. JAMES,


Schaedel, C., C. Koven, D. Lawrence, G. Celis, A. Gamello, J. Hutchings, M. Mauritz, S. Natali, E. Pegoraro, H. Rodenhizer, V. Salmon, M. Tayolor, E. Webb, W. Wieder, E. Schuur, 2018. Divergent patterns of experimental and model-derived permafrost ecosystem carbon dynamics in response to Arctic warming. ERL, 13,

Felfelani, F., Y. Pokhrel, K. Guan, D.M. Lawrence, 2018. Assimilating SMAP Soil Moisture Data to Constrain Irrigation in the Community Land Model. GRL,

Krinner, G., C. Derksen, R. Essery et al., 2018. ESM-SnowMIP: Assessing models and quantifying snow-related climate feedbacks. GMD,

Collier, N., F.M. Hoffman, D.M. Lawrence, G. Keppel-Aleks, C.D. Koven, W.J. Riley, M. Mu, J.T. Randerson, 2018: The International Land 1 Model Benchmarking (ILAMB) System: Design, Theory, and Implementation. JAMES,

Lombardozzi, D.L., G.B. Bonan, W.Wieder, A.S. Grandy, C. Morris, and D.M. Lawrence, 2018. Cover crops may cause winter warming in snow-covered regions. GRL,

McGuire, A.D., D.M. Lawrence , C. Koven , J. S. Clein, E. Burke, G.Chen, E.Jafarov, A.H. MacDougall, S. Marchenko, D.Nicolsky, S.Peng , A.Rinke, P.Ciais, I.Gouttevin, D.J. Hayes, D.Ji, G.Krinner, J.C. Moore, V. Romanovsky, C. Schädel, K.Schaefer, E.A.G. Schuur, and Q.Zhuang, 2017. The Dependence of the Evolution of Carbon Dynamics in the Northern Permafrost Region on the Trajectory of Climate Change. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 115, 3882-3887,

Lombardozzi, D.L., G. Bonan, D.M. Lawrence, and S. Levis, 2018. Changes in wood biomass and crop yields in response to projected CO2, O3, nitrogen deposition, and climate. JGR-Biogeo.,

Burns, S.P., S.C. Swenson, W.R. Wieder, D.M. Lawrence, G.B. Bonan, J.F. Knowles, and P.D. Blanken, 2018. A comparison of the diel cycle of modeled and measured latent heat flux during the warm season in a Colorado subalpine forest. JAMES, 10, 617-651,

Li, F., D.M. Lawrence, and B. Bond-Lamberty, 2018. Human impacts on 20th century fire dynamics and implications for global carbon and water trajectories. Glob. Plan. Change, 162, 18-27,

Lawrence, P.J., D.M. Lawrence, and G.C. Hurtt, 2018. Attributing the Carbon Cycle Impacts of CMIP5 Historical and Future Land Use and Land Cover Change in the Community Earth System Model (CESM1). JGR-Biogeo.,

Parazoo, N., C.D. Koven, D.M. Lawrence, V. Romanovsky, and C.E. Miller, 2018. Detecting the permafrost carbon feedback: Talik formation and increased cold-season respiration as precursors to sink-to-source transitions. The Cryosphere, 12, 123-144,

Peng, B., K. Guan, M. Chen, D.M. Lawrence, Y. Pokhrel, A. Suyker, T. Arkebauer, and Y. Lu, 2018. Improving Maize Growth Processes in the Community Land Model: Implementation and Evaluation. Agric. Forest Met., 250-251, 64-89,

Huang, Y., X. Lu, Z. Shi, D.M. Lawrence, C.D. Koven, X., J. Xia, Z. Du, E. Kluzek, and Y. Luo, 2018. Matrix approach to land carbon cycle modeling: A case study with Community Land Model. Glob. Change. Biol., 24,


Tawfik, A.B., D.M. Lawrence, and P.A. Dirmeyer, 2017. Representing sub-grid convective initiation in CESM. JAMES, 9,

Dirmeyer, P.A., L. Chen, J. Wu, C.-S. Shin, B. Huang, B. Cash, M. Bosilovich, S. Mahanama, R. Koster, J. Santanello, M. Eik G. Balsam, E. Dutra, and D. Lawrence, 2018. Verification of land-atmosphere coupling in forecast models, reanalyses and land surface models using flux site observations. J. Hydromet., 19, 375-392,

Van Kampenhout, L., J.T.M. Lenaerts, W.H. Lipscomb, W.J. Sacks, D.M. Lawrence, A.G. Slater, and M.R. van den Broeke, 2017. Improving the representation of polar snow and firn in the Community Earth System Model. JAMES, 9, 2583-2600,

Chen, L., P.A. Dirmeyer, A.B. Tawfik, and D.M. Lawrence, 2017. Sensitivities of Land Cover-Precipitation Feedback to Convective Triggering. J Hydromet., 18, 2265-2283,

Koven, C.D., G. Hugelius, D.M. Lawrence, and W.R. Wieder, 2017. Higher climatological temperature sensitivity of soil carbon in cold than warm climates. Nature Clim. Change, 7,

Slater, A.G., D.M. Lawrence, and C.D. Koven, 2017. Process-level model evaluation: A snow and heat transfer metric. Cryopshere, 11>, 989-996,

Li, F., D.M. Lawrence, and B. Bond-Lamberty, 2017. Impact of fire on global land surface air temperature and energy budget for the 20th century due to changes within ecosystems. Env. Res. Let., 12, 044014,

Mahowald, N., Keith Lindsey , E. Munoz , S. Doney , P. Lawrence , S. Schlunegger , D. Ward , D. Lawrence , and F. Hoffman, 2017. Interactions between land use change and carbon cycle feedbacks. Glob. Biogeochem. Cyc., 31, 96–113,

Li, F. and D.M. Lawrence, 2017. Role of fire in the global land water budget during the 20th century through changing ecosystems. J. Climate, 30, 1893–1908,

Thiery, W., E. Davin, D.M. Lawrence, A.L. Hirsch, M. Hauser, S.I. Seneviratne, 2017. Present-day irrigation mitigates heat extremes. JGR, 122,


Lawrence, D.M., G.C. Hurtt, A. Arneth, V. Brovkin, K.V. Calvin, A.D. Jones, C.D. Jones, P.J. Lawrence, N. de Noblet-Ducoudre, J. Pongratz, S.I. Seneviratne, and E. Shevliakova, 2016. The Land Use Model Intercomparison Project (LUMIP) contribution to CMIP6: Rationale and experimental design. GMD, 9,

Van den Hurk, B., H. Kim, G. Krinner, S.I. Seneviratne, C. Derksen, T. Oki, H. Douville, J. Colin, A. Ducharne, F. Cheruy, M. Puma, Y. Wada, W. Li, B. Jia, A. Alessandri, D. Lawrence, G.P. Weedon, R. Ellis, S. Hagemann, J. Mao, M.G. Flanner, M. Zampieri, and R. Law, 2016. The Land Surface, Snow and Soil moisture Model Intercomparison Project - aims, setup, and expected outcome. GMD, 9,

Kumar, S., F. Zweirs, P.A. Dirmeyer, D.M. Lawrence, R. Shrestha, A.T. Werner, 2016. Terrestrial contribution to the heterogeneity in hydrological changes under global warming. WRR,

Levine, P., J. Randerson, D. Lawrence, and S. Swenson, 2016. Evaluating the strength of the land-atmosphere moisture feedback in earth system models using satellite observations. HESS, 20, 4837-4856,

McGuire, A.D., C. Koven, D.M. Lawrence, J.S. Clein, J. Xia, C. Beer, E. Burke, G. Chen, X. Chen, C. Delire, E. Jafarov, A.H. MacDougall, S. Marchenko, D. Nicolsky, S. Peng, A. Rinke, K. Saito, W. Zhang, R. Alkama, T.J. Bohn, P. Ciais, B. Decharme, A. Ekici, I. Gouttevin, T. Hajima, D.J. Hayes, D. Ji, G. Krinner, D.P. Lettenmaier, Y. Luo, P.A. Miller, J.C. Moore, V. Romanovsky, C. Schädl, K. Schaefer, E.A.G. Schuur, B. Smith, T. Sueyoshi, and Q. Zhuang, 2016. A model-based analysis of the vulnerability of carbon in the permafrost region between 1960 and 2009. Glob. Biogeoch. Cycles,

Peng, S., P. Ciais, G. Krinne, T. Wang, I. Gouttevin, A.D. McGuire, D. Lawrence, E. Burke, X. Chen, C. Delire, C. Koven, A.MacDougall, A. Rinke, K. Saito, W. Zhang, R. Alkama, T.J. Bohn, B. Decharme, T. Hajivma, D. Ji, D.P. Lettenmaier, P.A. Miller, J.C. Moore, B. Smith, T. Sueyoshi, 2015. Simulate high-latitude soil thermal dynamics during the past four decades. The Cryosphere, 10, 179-192,

Lorenz, R., Argueso, D., M.G. Donat, A.J. Pitman, B. van den Hurk, A. Berg, D.M. Lawrence, F. Cheruy, A. Ducharne, S. Hagemann, A. Meier, P.C.D. Milly, and S.I. Seneviratne, 2016. Influence of land-atmsophere feedbacks on temperature and precipitation extremes in the GLACE-CMIP5 ensemble. J. Geophys. Res.,

Schultz, N.M., X. Lee, P.J. Lawrence, D.M. Lawrence, L. Zhao, 2016. Assessing the use of sub-grid land model output to study impacts of land cover change. JGR., 121, 6133-6147,

Xia, J., A.D. McGuire , D. Lawrence , E. Burke , G. Chen , X. Chen , C. Delire , C. Koven , A. MacDougall , S. Peng , A. Rinke , K. Saito , W. Zhang , R. Alkama , P. Ciais , B. Decharme , T. Bohn , I. Gouttevin , T. Hajima , D. Hayes , D. Ji , G. Krinner , D. Lettenmaier , P. Miller , J. Moore , B. Smith , T. Sueyoshi , Z. Shi , L. Yan , J. Liang , L. Jiang , Y. Luo, 2016. Terrestrial ecosystem model performance in simulating net primary productivity and its vulnerability to climate change in the northern permafrost region. Submitted to J. Geophys. Res..

Fasullo, J.T., D.M. Lawrence, S. Swenson, 2016. Are GRACE-Era Terrestrial Water Trends Driven By Anthropogenic Climate Change? Adv in Meteor., 2016,

Wang, W., et al., 2016. Evaluation of air-soil temperature relationships simulated by land surface models during winter across the permafrost region. The Cryosphere, 10, 1721-1737,

Dirmeyer, P.A., J. Wu, H.E. Norton, W.A. Dorigo, S.M. Quiring, T.W. Ford, J.A. Santanello Jr., M.G. Bosilovich, M.B. Ek, R.D. Koster, G. Balsamo, and D.M. Lawrence, 2016. Confronting weather and climate models with observational data from soil moisture networks over the United States. J. Hydromet.,

Parazoo, N.C., C. Sweeney, R. Commane, S. Wofsy, C. Koven, D. Lawrence, J. Lindaas, R. Chang, and C.E. Miller, 2016. Detecting patterns of changing carbon flux in Alaska using airborne and satellite observations. PNAS, 113, 7733-7738, 10.1073/pnas.1601085113.

Brunke, M.A., P. Broxton, J. Pelletier, D. Gochis, P. Hazenberg, D.M. Lawrence, L.R. Leung, G.-Y. Niu, P.A. Troch, and X. Zeng, 2016. Implementing and evaluating variable soil thickness in the Community Land Model, version 4.5 (CLM4.5). J. Climate, 29,

Parajuli, S.P., Z.-L. Yang, and D.M. Lawrence, 2016. Diagnostic evaluation of the Community Earth System Model in simulating mineral dust emission with insight into large-scale dust storm mobilization in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA). Aeolian Research21, 21-35.

Kumar, S., F. Zwiers, R. Allan, D. Lawrence, and P. Dirmeyer, 2016. Revisiting Trends in Wetness and Dryness in the Presence of Internal Climate Variability and Water Limitations Over Land. Geophys. Res. Lett., 58.


Lawrence, D.M., C.D. Koven, S.C. Swenson, W.J. Riley, and A.G. Slater, 2015. Permafrost thaw and resulting soil moisture changes regulate projected high-latitude CO2 and CH4 emission. ERL, 10,

Koven, C.D, E. A. G. Schuur, C. Schädel, T. Bohn, E. J. Burke, G. Chen, X. Chen, P. Ciais, G. Grosse, J. W. Harden, D. J. Hayes, G. Hugelius, E. E. Jafarov, G. Krinner, P. Kuhry, D. M. Lawrence, A. H. MacDougall, S. S. Marchenko, A. D. McGuire, S. M. Natali, D. J. Nicolsky, D. Olefeldt, S. Peng, V. E. Romanovsky, K. M. Schaefer, J. Strauss, C. C. Treat, M. Turetsky, 2015. A simplified, data-constrained approach to estimate the permafrost carbon-climate feedback. Phil. Trans. R. Soc. A,

Clark, M.P., Y. Fan, D.M. Lawrence, J.C. Adam, D. Bolster, D.J. Gochis, R.P. Hooper, M. Kumar, L.R. Leung, D.S. Mackay, R.M. Maxwell, C. Shen, S.C. Swenson, and Xubin Zeng, 2015. Improving the representation of hydrologic processes in Earth System Models. Wat. Res. Research,

Lique, C., M.M. Holland, Y.B. Dibike, D.M. Lawrence, and J.A. Screen, 2015. Modeling the Arctic Freshwater System and its integration in the global system: Lessons learned and future challenges. JGR,

Swenson, S.C. and D.M. Lawrence, 2015. GRACE-based assessment of interannual variability in groundwater simulated in the Community Land Model. Water Res. Res., 51, 8817-8833,

Fisher, R.A., S. Muszala, M. Vertenstein, P. Lawrence, C. Xu, N.G. McDowell, R.G. Knox, C.D. Koven, J.A. Holm, B.M. Rogers, D.M. Lawrence, and G.B. Bonan, 2015. Taking off the training wheels: the properties of dynamic vegetation models without climate envelopes. Geoscientific Mod. Dev.8, 3593-3619,

Wang, W., A. Rinke, J.C. Moore, X.-F. Cui, D. Ji, Q. Li, N. Zhang, C.Wang, S. Zhang, D. M. Lawrence, A. D. McGuire, C. Koven, K. Saito, W. Zhang, A. MacDougall, C. Delire, E. Burke, 2016. Diagnostic and model dependent uncertainty of simulated Tibetan permafrost area. The Cryosphere, 10,

Kay, J.E., C. Deser, A. Phillips, A. Mai, C. Hannay, G. Strand, J.M. Arblaster, S.C. Bates, G. Danabasoglu, J. Edwards, M. Holland, P. Kushner, J.-F. Lamarque, D. Lawrence, K. Lindsay, A. Middleton, E. Munoz, R. Neale, K. Oleson, L. Polvani, and M. Vertenstein, 2015. The Community Earth System Model (CESM) Large Ensemble Project: A Community Resource for Studying Climate Change in the Presence of Internal Climate Variability. BAMS,

Wieder, W., C. Cleveland, D.M. Lawrence, and G.B. Bonan, 2015. Effects of model structural uncertainty on carbon cycle projections: biological nitrogen fixation as a case study ERL, 10,

Koven, C.D., D.M. Lawrence, and W.J. Riley, 2015. Permafrost-carbon feedback: Sensitivity to deep soil decomposability and nitrogen cycle. PNAS,

Berg, A., B.R. Lintner, K. Findell, S.I. Seneviratne, B. van den Hurk, F. Cheruy, S. Hagemann, D.M. Lawrence, S. Malyshev, A. Meier, and P. Gentine, 2015. Interannual coupling between summertime surface temperature and precipitation: processes and implications for climate change. J. Climate, 28, 1308-1328,

Rawlins, M.A., A. D. McGuire, J. K. Kimball, P. Dass, D. Lawrence, E. Burke, X. Chen, C. Delire, C. Koven, A. MacDougall, S. Peng, A. Rinke, K. Saito, W. Zhang, R. Alkama, T. J. Bohn, P. Ciais, B. Decharme, I. Gouttevin, T. Hajima, D. Ji, G. Krinner, D. P. Lettenmaier, P. Miller, J. C. Moore, B. Smith, and T. Sueyoshi, 2015. Assessment of model estimates of land-atmosphere CO2 exchange across Northern Eurasia. Biogeosciences, 12, 4385-4405,

Schuur, E., A. McGuire, C. Schaedel, G. Grosse, J. Harden, D. Hayes, G. Hugelius, C. Koven, P. Kuhry, D. Lawrence, S. Natali, D. Olefeldt, V. Romanovsky, K. Schaefer, M. Turetsky, C. Treat, and J. Vonk, 2015. Climate change and the permafrost carbon feedback .Nature, 520,


Lindsay, K., G.B. Bonan, S.C. Doney, F.M. Hoffman, D.M. Lawrence, M.C. Long, N.M. Mahowald, J.K. Moore, J.T. Randerston, and P.E. Thornton, 2014. Preindustrial Control and Twentieth Century Carbon Cycle Experiments with the Community Earth System Model CESM1-(BGC). J. Climate, 27, 8981-9005.

Lee, H., S.C. Swenson, A.G. Slater, D.M. Lawrence, 2014. Effects of excess ground ice on projections of permafrost in a warming climate. ERL,9,

Swenson, S.C. and D.M. Lawrence, 2014. Assessing a Dry Surface Layer Based Soil Resistance Parameterization for the Community Land Model using GRACE and FLUXNET-MTE data. J. Geophys. Res.,

Kumar, S., P.A. Dirmeyer, D.M. Lawrence, T. DelSole, E.L. Altshuler, B.A. Cash, M.J. Fennessy, Z. Guo, J.L. Kinter III, and D.M. Straus, 2014. Effects of realistic land surface initializations on sub-seasonal to seasonal soil moisture and temperature predictability in North America and in changing climate: Soil moisture and temperature. J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 119, 13,250-13,270,

Small, J., J. Bacmeister, D. Bailey, A. Baker, S. Bishop, F. Bryan, J. Caron, J. Dennis, P. Gent, H. Hsu, M. Jochum, D. Lawrence, E. Munoz, P. diNezio, T. Scheitlin, R. Tomas, J. Tribbia, Y. Tseng, and M. Vertenstein, 2014. A new synoptic scale resolving global climate simulation using the Community Earth System Model. J. Adv. Mode.. Earth Syst., 6, 1065-1094,

Kumar, S., D.M. Lawrence, P.A. Dirmeyer, and J. Sheffield, 2014. Less Reliable Water Availability in the 21st Century Projected Climate. Earth's Future, 2, 152-160,


Koven, C.D., W.J. Riley, Z.M. Subin, J.-Y. Tang, M.S. Torn, W.D. Collins, G.B. Bonan, D.M. Lawrence, and S.C. Swenson, 2013. The effect of vertically-resolved soil biogeochemistry and alternate soil C and N models on C dynamics of CLM4. Biogeosciences, 10,

Oleson, K.W., D.M. Lawrence, G.B. Bonan, B. Drewniak, M. Huang, C.D. Koven, S. Levis, F. Li, W.J. Riley, Z.M. Subin, S.C. Swenson, P.E. Thornton, A. Bozbiyik, R. Fisher, E. Kluzek, J.-F. Lamarque, P.J. Lawrence, L.R. Leung, W. Lipscomb, S. Muszala, D.M. Ricciuto, W. Sacks, Y. Sun, J. Tang, Z.-L. Yang, 2013. Technical Description of version 4.5 of the Community Land Model (CLM). NCAR Technical Note NCAR/TN-503+STR,

Slater, A.G. and D.M. Lawrence, 2013. Diagnosing Present and Future Permafrost from Climate Models. J. Climate, 26, 5608-5623,

Lorenz, R., E.L. Davin, D.M. Lawrence, R. Stockli, and S.I. Seneviratne, 2013. How important is vegetation phenology for European climate and heatwaves? J. Climate, 26, 10077-10100,

Meehl, G.A., W.M. Washington, J.M. Arblaster, A. Hu, H. Teng, J.E. Kay, A. Gettelman, D.M. Lawrence, B.M. Sanderson, W.G. Strand, 2013. Climate change projections in CESM1(CAM5) compared to CCSM4. J. Clim., 26,6287-6308,

Lipscomb, W.H., J.G. Fyke, M. Vizcaino, W.J. Sacks, J. Wolfe, M. Vertenstein, T. Craig, E. Kluzek, and D.M. Lawrence, 2013. Implementation and initial evaluation of the Glimmer Community Ice Sheet Model in the Community Earth System Model. J. Climate, 26, 7352-7371,

Seneviratne, S.I., M. Wilhelm, T. Stanelle, B. van den Hurk, S. Hagemann, A. Berg, F. Cheruy, M.E. Higgins, A. Meier, V. Brovkin, M. Claussen, J.-L. Dufresne, K. Findell, D.M. Lawrence S. Malyshev, and B. Smith, 2013. Impact of soil moisture-climate feedbacks on CMIP5 projections: First results from the GLACE-CMIP5 experiment. GRL, 40, 5212-5217,

Hurrell, J.W., M.M. Holland, S. Ghan, J.-F. Lamarque, D. Lawrence, W.H. Lipscomb, N. Mahowald, D. Marsh, P. Rasch, D. Bader, W.D. Collins, P.R. Gent, J.J. Hack, J. Kiehl, P. Kushner, W.G. Large, S. Marshall, S. Vavrus, M. Vertenstein, 2013. The Community Earth System Model: A Framework for Collaborative Research. BAMS,

Jiang, X., S.A. Rauscher, T.D. Ringler, D.M. Lawrence, A.P. Williams, C.D. Allen, A.L. Steiner, D.M. Cai, and N.G. McDowell, 2013. Projected Future Changes in Vegetation in Western North America in the 21st Century. J. Climate, 26, 3671-3687,

Schuur,E.A.G, et al., 2013. Expert assessment of vulnerability of permafrost carbon to climate change. Climatic Change, 1-16,

Subin, Z.M., C.D. Koven, W.J. Riley, M.S. Torn, D.M. Lawrence, S.C. Swenson, 2013. Effects of Soil Moisture on the Responses of Soil Temperatures to Climate Change in Cold Regions. J. Climate, 26, 3139-3158 .

Tjiputra, J.F., C. Roelandt, M. Bentsen, D.M. Lawrence, T. Lortentzen, J. Schwinger, O. Seland, and C. Heinze, 2013. Evaluation of the carbon cycle components in the Norwegian Earth System Model (NorESM). GMD, 6, 301-325,

Shi, M., Z.-L. Yang, D.M. Lawrence, R.E. Dickinson, Z.M. Subin, 2013. Spinup Processes in the Community Land Model Version 4 with Explicit Carbon and Nitrogen Components. Ecological Modelling, 263, 308-325,


Swenson, S.C., D.M. Lawrence, and H. Lee, 2012. Improved Simulation of the Terrestrial Hydrological Cycle in Permafrost Regions by the Community Land Model. JAMES, 4, M08002,

Swenson, S.C. and D.M. Lawrence, 2012. A New Fractional Snow Covered Area Parameterization for the Community Land Model and its Effect on the Surface Energy Balance. JGR, 117, D21107,

Bonfils, C., T.M. Phillips, D.M. Lawrence, P. Cameron-Smith, W.J. Riley, Z.M. Subin, 2012. On the influence of shrub height and expansion on boreal climate. Env. Res. Lett., 7, 015503,

Lawrence, D.M., K.W. Oleson, M.G. Flanner, C.G. Fletcher, P.J. Lawrence, S. Levis, S.C. Swenson, and G.B. Bonan, 2012. The CCSM4 land simulation, 1850-2005. Assessment of surface climate and new capabilities. J. Climate CCSM4 Special Collection, 25, 2240-2260,

Lawrence, D.M., A.G. Slater, and S.C. Swenson, 2012. Simulation of Present-day and Future Permafrost and Seasonally Frozen Ground Conditions in CCSM4. J. Climate CCSM4 Special Collection, 25, 2207-2225, 10.1175/JCLI-D-11-00334.1.

Fischer, E.F., K.W. Oleson, and D.M. Lawrence, 2012. Contrasting urban and rural heat stress responses to climate change. GRL, 39, L03705,

Niu, S., Luo, Y., et al., 2012. Thermal Optimality of Net Ecosystem Exchange of Carbon Dioxide and Underlying Mechanisms. New Phytologist, 194, 775-783,

Luo, Y.Q., J. Randerson, G. Abramowitz, C. Bacour, E. Blyth, N. Carvalhais, P. Ciais, D. Dalmonech, J. Fisher, R. Fisher, P. Friedlingstein, K. Hibbard, F. Hoffman, D. Huntzinger, C.D. Jones, C. Koven, D. Lawrence, D.J. Li, M. Mahecha, S.L. Niu, R. Norby, S.L. Piao, X. Qi, P. Peylin, I.C. Prentice, W. Riley, M. Reichstein, C. Schwalm, Y.P. Wang, J.Y. Xia, S. Zaehle, X.H. Zhou, 2012. A framework for benchmarking models. Biogeosciences, 9, 3857-3874,

Edburg, S.L., J.A. Hicke, D.M. Lawrence, P.E. Thornton, 2012. Simulating Coupled Carbon and Nitrogen Dynamics Following Bark Beetle Outbreaks.JGR-Biogeosciences, 116, 10.1029/2011JG001786.

Lawrence, P.J., J.J. Feddema, G.B. Bonan, G.A. Meehl, B.C. O'Neill, S. Levis, D.M. Lawrence, K.W. Oleson, E. Kluzek, K. Lindsay, and P.E. Thornton, 2012. Simulating the Biogeochemical and Biogeophysical Impacts of Transient Land Cover Change and Wood Harvest in the Community Climate System Model (CCSM4) from 1850 to 2100. J. Climate CCSM4 Special Collection, 25, 3071-3095,

Schneider von Deimling, T., M. Meinshausen, A. Levermann, V. Huber, K. Frieler, D. M. Lawrence, V. Brovkin, 2012. Estimating the permafrost-carbon feedback on global warming. Biogeosciences, 9 , 649-665,

Meng, L., P.G.M. Hess, N.M. Mahowald, J.B. Yavitt, W.J. Riley, Z.M. Subin, D.M. Lawrence, S.C. Swenson, J. Jauhiainen, and D.R. Fuka, 2012. Sensitivity of wetland methane emissions to model assumptions: Application and model testing against site observations. Biogeosciences, 9, 2793-2819.


Lawrence, D.M. and S.C. Swenson, 2011. Permafrost response to increasing Arctic shrub abundance depends on relative influence of shrubs on local soil cooling versus large-scale climate warming. Environ. Res. Lett., 6, 045504

Riley, W.J., Z.M. Subin, D.M. Lawrence, S.C. Swenson, M.S. Torn, L. Meng, N. Mahowald, P. Hess, 2011. Barriers to Predicting Changes in Global Terrestrial Methane Fluxes: Analyses Using a Methane Biogeochemistry Model Integrated in CESM. Biogeosciences, 8, 1925-1953,

Bonan, G.B., P.J. Lawrence, K.W. Oleson, S. Levis, M. Jung, M. Reichstein, D.M. Lawrence and S.C. Swenson, 2011. Improving canopy processes in the Community Land Model (CLM4) using global flux fields empirically inferred from FLUXNET data. JGR-Biogeosciences, 116, G02014,

Gent, P.R., G. Danabasoglu, L.J. Donner, M.M. Holland, E.C. Hunke, S.R. Jayne, D.M. Lawrence, R.B. Neale, P.J. Rasch, M. Vertenstein, P.H. Worley, Z.-L. Yang, and M. Zhang, 2011. The Community Climate System Model Version 4. J. Clim., 24, 4973-4991, 10.1175/2011JCLI4083.1.

Lawrence, D.M., K.W. Oleson, M.G. Flanner, P.E. Thornton, S.C. Swenson, P.J. Lawrence, X. Zeng, Z.-L. Yang, S. Levis, K. Sakaguchi, G.B. Bonan, and A.G. Slater, 2011. Parameterization improvements and functional and structural advances in version 4 of the Community Land Model. J. Adv. Model. Earth Sys., 3,


Fischer, E.M., D.M. Lawrence, and B.M. Sanderson, 2010. Quantifying uncertainties in projections of extremes - a perturbed land surface parameter experiment. Clim. Dyn., 37, 1381-1398,

Alexander, M.A., R. Tomas, C. Deser, and D.M. Lawrence, 2010. The Atmospheric Response to Projected Terrestrial Snow Changes in the Late 21st Century. J. Climate, 23, 6430-6437, 10.1175/2010JCLI3899.1.

Oleson, K.W., D.M. Lawrence, G.B. Bonan, M.G. Flanner, E. Kluzek, P.J. Lawrence, S. Levis, S.C. Swenson, P.E. Thornton, A. Dai, M. Decker, R. Dickinson, J. Feddema, C.L. Heald, F. Hoffman, J.-F. Lamarque, N. Mahowald, G.-Y. Niu, T. Qian, J. Randerson, S. Running, K. Sakaguchi, A. Slater, R. Stockli, A. Wang, Z.-L. Yang, Xi. Zeng, and Xu. Zeng, 2010. Technical Description of version 4.0 of the Community Land Model (CLM). NCAR Technical Note NCAR/TN-478+STR, National Center for Atmospheric Research, Boulder, CO, 257 pp.

Rowland, J.C., C.E. Jones, G. Altmann, R. Bryan, B.T. Crosby, G.L. Geernaert, L. D. Hinzman, D.L. Kane, D.M. Lawrence, A. Mancino, P. Marsh, J.P. McNamara, V.E. Romanovsky, H. Toniolo, B.J. Travis , E. Trochim, C. J. Wilson, 2010. Arctic landscapes in transition - Geomorphic responses to degrading permafrost. EOS, 91, 229-230.

Mahowald, N.M., S. Kloster, S. Engelstaedter, J. K. Moore, S. Mukhopadhyay, J. R. McConnell, S. Albani, S. C. Doney, A. Bhattacharya, M. A. J. Curran, M. G. Flanner, F. M. Hoffman, D. M. Lawrence, K. Lindsay, P. A. Mayewski, J. Neff, D. Rothenberg, E. Thomas, P. E. Thornton, C. S. Zender, 2010. Observed 20th Century Desert Dust Variability: Impact on Climate and Biogeochemistry. Atm. Chem. Phys., 10, 10875-10893,

Deser, C., R. Tomas, M. Alexander, D. Lawrence, 2010. The seasonal atmospheric response to projected Arctic sea ice loss in the late 21st century J. Clim., 23, 333-351,

Lawrence, D.M., and A.G. Slater, 2010. The contribution of snow condition trends to future ground climate. Clim. Dyn., 34, 969-981, 10.1007/s00382-009-0537-4.

Koster, R., S. Mahanama, T.J. Yamada, G. Balsamo, M. Boisserie, P. Dirmeyer, F. Doblas-Reyes, C.T. Gordon, Z. Guo, J.-H. Jeong, D. Lawrence, Z. Li, L. Luo, S. Malyshev, W. Merryfield, S.I. Seneviratne, T. Stanelle, B. van den Hurk, F. Vitart, and E.F. Wood, 2010. Contribution of land surface initialization to subseasonal forecast skill: first results from a multi-model experiment. Geophys. Res. Lett., 37, 1877-1902, L02402,

Kloster, S., N.M. Mahowald, J.T. Randerson, P.E. Thornton, F.M. Hoffman, S. Levis, P.J. Lawrence, J.J. Feddema, K.W. Oleson, and D.M. Lawrence, 2010. Fire dynamics during the 20th century simulated by the Community Land Model. Biogeosciences, 7, 1877-1902,


Frolking, S., N. Roulet, and D. Lawrence, 2009. Issues related to incorporating northern peatlands into global climate models in Northern Peatlands and Carbon Cycling, A. Baird, L. Belyea, X. Comas, A. Reeve, L. Slater (eds.), AGU Geophysical Monograph Series, Volume 184, 299 pp.

Washington, W.M., R. Knutti, G.A. Meehl, H. Teng, C. Tebaldi, D. Lawrence, L. Buja, and W.G. Strand, 2009. How much climate change can be avoided by mitigation? Geophys. Res. Lett., 36, L08703,

Gutzler, D.S., L. N. Long, J. Schemm, S. Baidya Roy, M. Bosilovich, J. C. Collier, M. Kanamitsu, P. Kelly, D. Lawrence, M.-I. Lee, R. Lobato S., B. Mapes, K. Mo, A. Nunes, E. A. Ritchie, J. Roads, S. Schubert, H. Wei1 and G. J. Zhang , 2009. NAMAP2: Atmospheric simulations of the 2004 North American Monsoon. J. Clim., 22, 6716-6740.

Osborne, T.M, J.M. Slingo, D.M. Lawrence, and T.R. Wheeler, 2009. Examining the interaction of growing crops with local climate using a coupled crop-climate model. J. Clim., 22, 1393-1411.


Lawrence, D.M., A.G. Slater, R.A. Tomas, M.M. Holland, and C. Deser, 2008. Accelerated Arctic land warming and permafrost degradation during rapid sea ice loss. Geophys. Res. Lett., 35, L11506,

Lawrence, D.M., A.G. Slater, V.E. Romanovsky, and D.J. Nicolsky, 2008. The sensitivity of a model projection of near-surface permafrost degradation to soil column depth and inclusion of soil organic matter. J. Geophys. Res., 113, F02011,

Brook, E., D. Archer, E. Dlugokencky, S. Frolking, and D. Lawrence, 2008. Potential for abrupt changes in atmospheric methane. In: Abrupt Climate Change. A report by the U.S. Climate Change Science Program and the Subcommittee on Global Change Research. U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, VA, pp. 360-452.

Oleson, K.W., G.-Y. Niu, Z.-L. Yang, D.M. Lawrence, P. E. Thornton, P.J. Lawrence, R. Stockli, R.E. Dickinson, G.B. Bonan, S. Levis, A. Dai, T. Qian, 2008. Improvements to the Community Land Model and their impact on the hydrological cycle. J. Geophys. Res., 113, G01021,

Stockli, R., D.M. Lawrence, G.-Y. Niu, K.W. Oleson, P.E. Thornton, Z.-L. Yang, G.B. Bonan, A.S. Denning, and S.W. Running, 2008. The use of Fluxnet in the Community Land Model development. J. Geophys. Res., 113, G01025,

Lawrence, D.M. and A.G. Slater, 2008. Incorporating organic soil into a global climate model.Clim. Dyn., 30,


Lawrence, D.M., P.E. Thornton, K.W. Oleson, and G.B. Bonan, 2007. The partitioning of evapotranspiration into transpiration, soil evaporation, and canopy evaporation in a GCM: Impacts on land-atmosphere interaction.. J. Hydromet., 8, 862-880.

Nicolsky D. J., V. E. Romanovsky, V. A. Alexeev, D. M. Lawrence, 2007. Improved modeling of permafrost dynamics in a GCM land-surface scheme. Geophys. Res. Lett., 34, L08501,

Alexeev V. A., D. J. Nicolsky, V. E. Romanovsky, D. M. Lawrence, 2007. An evaluation of deep soil configurations in the CLM3 for improved representation of permafrost, Geophys. Res. Lett., 34, L09502,

Osborne, T.M., D.M. Lawrence, A.J. Challinor, J.M. Slingo, T.R. Wheeler, 2007. Development and assessment of a coupled crop-climate model. Glob. Change Biol., 13, 169-183.


Lawrence, D.M. and A.G. Slater, 2006. Reply to comment by C. R. Burn and F. E. Nelson on "A projection of near-surface permafrost degradation during the 21st century". Geophys. Res. Lett., 33 L21504,

Koster, R. D., Z. Guo, P. A. Dirmeyer, G. Bonan, E. Chan, P. Cox, C. T. Gordon, S. Kanae, E. Kowalczyk, D. Lawrence, P. Liu, C.-H. Lu, S. Malyshev, B. McAvaney, K. Mitchell, D. Mocko, T. Oki, K. Oleson, A. Pitman, Y. C. Sud, C. M. Taylor, D. Verseghy, R. Vasic, Y. Xue, and T. Yamada, 2006. GLACE: The Global Land-Atmosphere Coupling Experiment. 1. Overview. J. Hydromet., 7, 590-610.

Guo, Z., P.A. Dirmeyer, Koster R. D., G. Bonan, E. Chan, P. Cox, C. T. Gordon, S. Kanae, E. Kowalczyk, D. Lawrence, P. Liu, C.-H. Lu, S. Malyshev, B. McAvaney, K. Mitchell, D. Mocko, T. Oki, K. Oleson, A. Pitman, Y. C. Sud, C. M. Taylor, D. Verseghy, R. Vasic, Y. Xue, and T. Yamada, 2006. GLACE: The Global Land-Atmosphere Coupling Experiment.  2. Analysis.  J. Hydromet., 7, 611-625.

Seneviratne, S. I., R.D. Koster, Z. Guo, P.A. Dirmeyer, E. Kowalczyk, D. Lawrence, P. Liu, C.-H. Lu, D. Mocko, K.W. Oleson, and D. Verseghy, 2006. Soil moisture memory in AGCM simulations: Analysis of Global Land-Atmosphere Coupling Experiment (GLACE) data.  J. Hydromet., 7, 1090-1112.

Meehl, G.A., W. M. Washington, B. D. Santer, W. D. Collins, J. M. Arblaster, A. Hu, D. M. Lawrence, H. Teng, L. E. Buja, and W. G. Strand, 2006.   Climate change in the 20th and 21st centuries and climate change commitment in the CCSM3.  J. Climate., 19, 2597-2616.

Meehl, G.A., J.M. Arblaster, D. M. Lawrence, A. Seth, E. K. Schneider, B. P. Kirtman, and D. Min, 2006.  Monsoon regimes in CCSM3.  J. Climate. 19, 2842-2495.


Lawrence, D.M. and A.G. Slater, 2005. A projection of severe near-surface permafrost degradation during the 21st century. Geophys. Res. Lett., 32, L24401,

Lawrence, D.M. and J.M. Slingo, 2005. Weak land-atmosphere coupling strength in HadAM3: role of soil moisture variability. J. Hydromet., 6, 670-680.

Lawrence, D.M. and J.M. Slingo, 2004. An annual cycle of vegetation in a GCM. Part I: Implementation and impact on evaporationClimate Dynamics, 22, 87-105.

Lawrence, D.M. and J.M. Slingo, 2004. An annual cycle of vegetation in a GCM. Part II:  Global impacts on climate and hydrologyClimate Dynamics, 22, 107-122.

The GLACE Team, Randal D.Koster, Paul A. Dirmeyer, Zhichang Guo, Gordon Bonan, Edmond Chan, Peter Cox, C. T. Gordon, Shinjiro Kanae, Eva Kowalczyk, David Lawrence, Ping Liu, Cheng-Hsuan Lu, Sergey Malyshev, Bryant McAvaney, Ken Mitchell, David Mocko, Taikan Oki, Keith Oleson, Andrew Pitman, Y. C. Sud, Christopher M. Taylor, Diana Verseghy, Ratko Vasic, Yongkang Xue, and Tomohito Yamada, 2004.Regions of strong coupling between soil moisture and precipitationScience, 305, 1138-1140.

Osborne, T. M., D. M. Lawrence, J. M. Slingo, A. J. Challinor and T. R. Wheeler, 2004. Influence of vegetation on the local climate and hydrology in the tropics: sensitivity to soil parametersClimate Dynamics, 23, 45-61.

Webster, P.J., E.F. Bradley, C.E. Fairall, J.S. Godfrey, P. Hacker, R. Lukas, Y. Serra, R.A. Houze Jr., J.M. Humman, D.M. Lawrence, C.A. Russell, M.N. Ryan, K. Sahami, P. Zuidema, 2002. The Joint Air-Sea Monsoon Interaction Experiment (JASMINE): Exploring intraseasonal variability in the south Asian monsoonBull. Am. Met. Soc., 83, 1603-163

Lawrence, D.M. and P.J. Webster, 2002. The boreal summer Intraseasonal Oscillation: Relationship between northward and eastward movement of convectionJ. Atmos. Sci., 59, 1593-1606.

Lawrence, D.M. and P.J. Webster, 2001. Interannual variations of the Intraseasonal Oscillation in the south Asian summer monsoon region. J. Climate, 14, 2910-2922.

Han, W., D.M. Lawrence, and P.J. Webster, 2001. Dynamic response of equatorial Indian Ocean to intraseasonal winds: Zonal flow.  Geophys. Res. Let., 28, 4215-4218.

and Unrefereed Publications

O'Neill, B.C., J.-F. Lamarque, D.M. Lawrence, 2014: Developing Climate Model Comparisons. EOS, 95, 462.

Seneviratne, S.I., B. van den Hurk, D. Lawrence, G. Krinner, G. Hurtt, H. Kim, C. Derksen, T. Oki, A. Boone, M. Ek, V. Brovkin, P. Dirmeyer, H. Douville, P. Friedlingstein, S. Hagemann, R. Koster, N. de Noblet-Ducoudr, and A. Pitman, 2014: Land Processes, Forcings, and Feedbacks in Climate Change Simulations: The CMIP6 "LandMIPs". GEWEX Newsletter, 24, No. 4, November 2014, 5-10.

Lawrence, D. and R. Fisher, 2013: The Community Land Model philosophy: model development and science applications. iLEAPS Newsletter, No. 13, April 2013, 16-19.

Blyth, E. and D. Lawrence, 2013: iLEAPS and GEWEX activities on benchmarking of land models. iLEAPS Newsletter, No. 13, April 2013, 20-23.

Lawrence, D., R. Maxwell, S. Swenson, S. Lopez, J. Famiglietti: Challenges of representing and predicting multi-scale human-water cycle interactions in Terrestrial Systems, 2012: White Paper for DOE Integrated Water Cycle Workshop.

Schuur, E.A.G., B. Abbott and the Permafrost Carbon Network, 2011: Climate change: High risk of permafrost thaw. Nature Comment, 480, 32-33, doi:10.1038/480032a.

Gutzler, D., L. N. Long, J. Schemm, M. Bosilovich, J. Chern, J. C. Collier, M. Kanamitsu, P. Kelly, D. Lawrence, M.-I. Lee, R. Lobato S., B. Mapes, K. Mo, A. Nunes, E. Ritchie, J. Roads, S. B. Roy, S. Schubert, H. Wei1 and G. Zhang, 2008: Atmospheric simulations of the 2004 North American Monsoon circulation: NAMAP2. CLIVAR Exchanges, 13, No.2, April 2008, p. 6-8.

Lawrence, D.M., 2006: The influence of the diurnal cycle on the soil moisture-precipitation feedback. iLEAPS Newsletter, No. 2, May 2006, p. 18-19.

Slingo, J., E. Guilyardi, K. Hodges, B. Hoskins, P. Inness, D. Lawrence, R. Neale, T. Osborne, H. Spencer, and G.-Y. Yang, 2003:  How good is the Hadley Centre climate model? Research at CGAM on identifying and understanding model systematic errors: 1999-2002.

Lawrence, D.M. and P.J. Webster, 1999: Interannual Variations of Intraseasonal Convection and the Asian Summer Monsoon. 22nd Conference on Hurricanes and Tropical Meteorology Dallas, TX, 11-15 Jan 1999.

Lawrence, D.M., P.J. Webster, and G.N. Kiladis, 1997: Intraseasonal variability in maximum convection regions of Asian monsoon and associated large scale circulations. 22nd Conference on Hurricanes and Tropical Meteorology. Fort Collins, CO, 19-23 May 1997, pp. 331-332.


"Progress and challenges in modelling terrestrial systems in CESM (invited)": GEWEX SSG meeting, Boulder, CO, 30 October, 2013.

"Terrestrial contributions and responses to projected climate change (invited)": Colorado Native Plant Society Meeting, Boulder, CO, 28 Sept, 2013.

"Projections and implications of 21st century permafrost thaw (invited)": KOPRI Conference on Polar Climate Change, Seoul, South Korea, 15 October, 2013.

"State of CLM: LMWG activities": CESM Workshop, Boulder, CO, 21-25 June, 2013.

"Carbon quality modeling working group report": Permafrost RCN meeting, Fort Meyers, FL, 17 May, 2013.

"Current and Future CLM Capabilities": AGCI Workshop on Forest Health Index, NCAR, Boulder, CO, 15 May, 2013.

"Projections and implications of 21st century permafrost thaw (invited)": Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, 26 April, 2013.

"Projections and implications of 21st century permafrost thaw (invited)": University of Texas at Austin, 21 April, 2013.

"Projections and implications of 21st century permafrost thaw": CGD Seminar series, NCAR, Boulder, CO, 19 March, 2013.

"State of CLM: LMWG activities": LMWG Meeting, Boulder, CO, 19-22 February, 2013.

"CLM activities related to water cycle": Water cycle retreat, NCAR, Boulder, CO, 13 December, 2012.

"Challenges of representing and predicting multi-scale human-water cycle interactions in Terrestrial Systems (invited)": DOE Integrated Water Cycle Workshop, Washington DC, 24-26 September, 2012.

"Present-day and Future Permafrost Conditions Simulated in the Community Climate System Model and Potential Feedbacks on Climate": Tenth International Conference on Permafrost, Salekhard, Russia, 25-29 June, 2012.

"Will a Large-Scale Expansion of Arctic Shrub Extent Increase or Decrease Permafrost Vulnerability to Climate Change? (poster)": CESM Meeting, Breckenridge, CO, 18-21 June, 2012.

"Present-day and Future Permafrost Conditions in CCSM4 and Potential Feedbacks on Climate": CESM Meeting, Breckenridge, CO, 18-21 June, 2012.

"State of CLM": CESM Meeting, Breckenridge, CO, 18-21 June, 2012.

"Projections and Implications of 21st Century Permafrost Thaw (invited)": University of Idaho, Moscow, ID, 30 April, 2012.

"Lessons learned building community models (invited)": DOE Model-Experiment Integration Workshop, Washington DC, 19-21 Mar, 2012.

"CLM activities relevant to Societal Dimensions Working Group": SDWG Meeting, Boulder, CO, 27 Feb-2 Mar, 2012.

"State of CLM: LMWG Meeting, Boulder, CO, 27 Feb-2 Mar, 2012.

"Do shrubs increase or decrease permafrost vulnerability to climate change?": LMWG Meeting, Boulder, CO, 27 Feb-2 Mar, 2012.

"State of CLM: LMWG Activities": CESM CAB meeting, Washington DC, 30-31 Jan, 2012.

"The International Land Model Benchmarking Project (ILAMB): Water and energy benchmarking (invited)": AMS, New Orleans, LA, 22-25 Jan, 2011.

"Using CESM/CLM to inform monitoring of western US forest health": AGCI Forests Workshop, Boulder, CO, 20 Jan, 2012.

"CLM activities in water systems related research": Water Systems Retreat, Boulder, CO, 13 Dec, 2011.

"Advances in modeling interactions between soil thermal, hydrologic, and ecosystem states in permafrost-affected zones in the Community Land Model": AGU, San Francisco, CA, 5-9 Dec, 2011.

"Vulnerability of permafrost to climate change and feedbacks on climate (invited)": Santa Fe Conference on Regional and Global Climate Change, Santa Fe, NM, 1-4 Nov., 2011.

"Activities of the CESM Land Model Working Group (poster)": WCRP, Denver, CO, 24-28 October, 2011.

"Permafrost in CCSM4 (poster)": WCRP, Denver, CO, 24-28 October, 2011.

"Do shrubs increase or decrease permafrost vulnerability to climate change? (poster)": ILEAPS, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany, 19-23 September, 2011.

"Permafrost in CCSM4 (invited)": Alfred Wegener Institute, Potsdam, Germany, 14 Sept 2011.

"CLM update": ETH Zurich, 1 April, 2011.

"State of CLM": Boulder, LMWG, 15-17 March, CESM, Breckenrdige, 20-23 June, 2011.

"Permafrost in CCSM4": PCWG, 1 March, 2011.

"Projections of near-surface permafrost degradation in the Community Climate System Model (CCSM4) (invited)": AGU, San Francisco, CA, 13-17 December, 2010.

"Will a large-scale expansion of Arctic shrub extent increase or decrease permafrost vulnerability to climate change?": AGU, San Francisco, CA, 13-17 December, 2010.

"CLM Hydrology": HRR meeting, Los Alamos, NM, 18-19 November, 2010.

"Terrestrial Arctic response to and role in climate change": Seasonal to Decadal Prediction of Polar Climate, 25-29 October, Bergen, Norway, 2010.

"Modeling terrestrial Arctic processes in an Earth System Model": Climate Change Experiments in High-Latitude Ecosystems Workshop, 13-14 October, Fairbanks, AK, 2010.

"Climate change uncertainty due to unrepresented processes in Earth System Models: the permafrost story": AVOID Workshop, Washington D.C., 14-16 September, 2010.

"The State of CLM4 (invited)": 2nd NCEP/NOAA Workshop, Austin, TX, 19-21 April, 2010.

"Modeling soil carbon in CLM4CN": CCSM LMWG/BGCWG and PCWG meetings, Boulder, CO, 8-10, 2010.

"Advances in representing hydrological processes in the Community Land Model version 4 (invited)": AGU, San Francisco, CA, 14-18 December, 2009.

"Modeling interactions between permafrost, snow, and wetland distribution in an Earth System model (invited)": AGU, San Francisco, CA, 14-18 December, 2009.

"Modeling permafrost, wetlands, and the carbon cycle in an Earth System Model (invited)": 2nd Carbon in Peatlands meeting, Prague, Czech Republic, 27-30 September, 2009.

"Arctic hydrology and prognostic wetland distribution in the Community Land Model": Arctic Watershed Evolution Workshop, Fairbanks, AK, 15-16 September, 2009.

"Modeling permafrost in an Earth system model: Permafrost's response to (and role in) climate change (invited)": 2nd iLEAPS conference, Melbourne, Australia, 24-28 August, 2009.

"Current State-of-the-Art in Land Surface Schemes in Global Climate Models (invited)": Carbon in peatlands workshop, Durham, NH, 14-15 May, 2009.

"Modeling permafrost, wetland distribution, CH4 and CO2 fluxes in the Community Land Model (invited)": Landuse and wetlands workshop, Hamburg, Germany, 4-6 May, 2009.

"The contribution of snow condition trends to future ground climate": PCWG Meeting, Santa Fe, NM, 19-20 February, 2009.

"Modeling permafrost in a global Earth System model: towards understanding permafrost's response to (and role in) global climate change (invited)": OURANOS, Montreal, Canada, 10 February, 2009.

"Accelerated Arctic land warming and permafrost degradation during rapid sea ice loss (invited)": AGU, San Francisco, CA, 15-19 December, 2008.

"Modeling permafrost in a global Earth system model: influence of rapid sea ice loss and snowfall increase on permafrost degradation (invited)": AGU, San Francisco, CA, 15-19 December, 2008.

"Accelerated Arctic land warming and permafrost degradation during rapid sea ice loss (invited)": Los Alamos National Laboratory, 24 November, 2008.

"Accelerated Arctic land warming and permafrost degradation during rapid sea ice loss (poster)": Ninth International Conference on Permafrost, Fairbanks, AK, 29 June-3 July, 2008.

"The sensitivity of a model projection of near-surface permafrost degradation to soil organic matter and a deep soil column (poster)", Ninth International Conference on Permafrost, Fairbanks, AK, 29 June-3 July, 2008.

"The LMWG Community Hydrology (and Biophysics) Project": CCSM Workshop, Breckenridge, CO, 17-19 June, 2008.

"Lessons learned building the Community Climate System Model (invited)": Arctic System Model Workshop, Boulder, CO, 19-21 May, 2008.

"Accelerated Arctic land warming and permafrost degradation during rapid sea ice loss": CGD Seminar, Boulder, CO, 15 April, 2008; Univ. of Reading, Reading, UK, 28 April, 2008; Bristol Univ., Bristol, UK, 29 April, 2008; Centre for Ecology and Hydrology, Wallingford, UK, 1 May, 2008; ETH-Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland, 13 May, 2008.

"Future advances in land-climate interactions for Earth System Models": NCAR Earth System Modeling Workshop, Boulder, CO, 11 April, 2008.

"Accelerated Arctic land warming and permafrost degradation during rapid sea ice loss": LMWG Meeting, Boulder, CO, 20-22 February, 2008.

"LMWG Community Snow Project": AMWG and LMWG Meetings, Boulder, CO, 12-14 February and 20-22, February, 2008.

"Modeling Arctic terrestrial climate change feedbacks in a global climate model (invited)": US Arctic Research Commission meeting, Boulder, CO, 7-8 February, 2008.

"Accelerated Arctic land warming and permafrost degradation during rapid sea ice loss": PCWG Meeting, Boulder, CO, 16-17 January, 2008.

"Improved modeling of permafrost in a GCM: the influence of a deeper soil column and organic soil": AGU, San Francisco, CA, 10-14 December, 2007.

"Features and performance of the NCAR Community Land Model (CLM): Permafrost, snow, and hydrology (invited)": Arctic System Model workshop, Fairbanks, Alaska, 6-7 August, 2007.

"Towards improved modeling of permafrost in a GCM: The influence of a deeper soil column and organic soil": 24th IUGG Conference, Perugia, Italy, 9-13 July, 2007.

"LMWG activities update": CCSM Meeting, Breckenridge, CO, 19-21 June, 2007.

"Towards modeling high-latitude carbon dynamics in a GCM: Incorporating the physical properties of organic soil": Carbon in Peatlands conference, Wageningen, Holland, 15-17 April, 2007.

"Vulnerability of Permafrost and Peatland Carbon Pools to High-latitude Warming: Amplifying Feedbacks to Climate Change? (invited)": CCSP SAP3.4 Meeting on Abrupt Climate Change, Reston, VA, 26-28 March, 2007.

"Understanding and Predicting Terrestrial High-Latitude Climate Change Feedbacks Using CCSM": Polar Climate Working Group meeting, Boulder, CO, 13 March, 2007.

"LMWG Community Hydrology Project; Incorporating the Physical Properties of Organic Soil and Deepening the Soil Column n CLM": Land Model Working Group meeting, Boulder, CO, 27-28 February, 2007.

"LMWG activities update; Land-atmosphere coupling in GCMs": Water Cycle Program Retreat, Boulder, CO, 4 December, 2006.

"A Projection of Severe Degradation of Near-Surface Permafrost: Potential Feedbacks on Global Climate (invited)": INSTAAR Departmental Seminar, Boulder, CO, 18 Sept, 2006.

"Understanding and Predicting High-Latitude Climate Change Feedbacks Using Earth System Models (invited)", IGBP Symposium, Boulder, CO, 7 Sept, 2006.

"A Projection of Severe Degradation of Near-Surface Permafrost: Potential Feedbacks on Global Climate": 1st Asian Conference on Permafrost, Lanzhou, China, 5-7 Aug, 2006.

"Global specification of thermal and hydrologic properties of organic soil in CLM": CCSM Meeting, Breckenridge, CO, 20-22 June, 2006.

"A Projection of Severe Degradation of Near-Surface Permafrost: Potential Feedbacks on Global Climate (invited)": 17th Global Warming Conference and Expo, Miami, FL, 20-21 Apr, 2006.

"A Projection of Severe Degradation of Near-Surface Permafrost: Potential Feedbacks on Global Climate (invited)": Capitol Hill Briefing, American Meteorological Society's Environmental Science Seminar Series, Washington DC, 22 Feb, 2006.

"A Projection of Severe Degradation of Near-Surface Permafrost During the 21st Century in CCSM3": CGD Seminar Series, Polar Climate Working Group meeting, and Land Model Working Group meeting, Boulder, CO, 31 Jan, 6 Feb, 28 Mar, 2006.

"The influence of the diurnal cycle on the soil moisture - precipitation feedback": iLEAPS, Boulder, 23-26 January, 2006.

"Projections of Severe Degradation of Near-Surface Permafrost During the 21st Century in CCSM3": AGU, San Francisco, CA, 5-9 December, 2005.

"Improvements to CLM3 Partitioning of Evaporation and Hydrology: Impacts on Climate": Water Cycle Program Retreat, Boulder, CO, ,15 November, 2005.

"Land-Atmosphere Coupling and the Diurnal Cycle in two GCMs": Water Cycle Program Retreat, Boulder, CO, 15 November, 2005.

"The soil moisture-precipitation feedback and the diurnal cycle in GCMs (invited)": 1st Pan-WCRP Monsoon Workshop, Irvine, 15-17 June, 2005.

"The distribution of evaporation into transpiration, soil evaporation, and canopy evaporation in CLM3: Bias correction and impact on climate simulations (invited)": CCSM Land Model Working Group and Biogeochemistry Working Group meetings, Boulder, CO, 14-15 and 28-29 Mar, 2005.

"Why does land-atmosphere coupling strength differ so widely amongst climate models? A direct comparison of the coupling mechanism in two AGCMs": 85th Annual AMS Meeting, San Diego, CA, 10-14 Jan, 2005.

"Land-atmosphere coupling strength in a GCM": RMS annual meeting, Norwich, UK, 1-5 Sept 2003.

"The impact of a realistic vegetation annual cycle on climate and hyrdology (invited)": Conference on Monsoon Environments: Agricultural and Hydrological Impacts of Seasonal Variability and Climate Change, Trieste, Italy, 24-28 March, 2003.

"The impact of a vegetation annual cycle on climate and hyrdology in a GCM (invited)": ESSC Seminar, University of Reading, 5 Dec, 2002; PAOS Seminar, University of Colorado, 28 Feb, 2003; Center for Ecology and Hydrology Seminar, 3 Jun, 2003.

"Vegetation phenology and the hydrological cycle of monsoons": 27th General Assembly of the European Geophysical Society, Nice, France, 21-25 Apr, 2002.

"Realistic vegetation phenology and the modeling of monsoons": UGAMP Meeting, Cambridge, UK, 10-12 Apr, 2002.

"Results from the Joint Air-Sea Monsoon Interaction Experiment (invited)":8th Scientific Assembly of IAMAS, Innsbruck, Austria, 10-18 July, 2001.

"The boreal summer Intraseasonal Oscillation:  The relationship between northward and eastward movement of convection": 8th Scientific Assembly of IAMAS, Innsbruck, Austria, 10-18 July, 2001.

"The impact of interactive vegetation on simulations of the African and Asian monsoons": Conference on Climate Variability and Land-surface Processes, Trieste, Italy, 11-14 June, 2001.

"Results from the Joint Air-Sea Monsoon Interaction Experiment (invited)": Royal Meteorological Society Meeting, London, UK, 21 Feb, 2001.

"The northward propagating envelope of convection during JASMINE": 10th Conference on Air-Sea Interactions, Fort Lauderdale, FL, 28 May-1 June, 2000.

"The boreal summer Intraseasonal Oscillation and the south Asian summer monsoon": 24th Conference on Hurricanes and Tropical Meteorology, Fort Lauderdale, FL, 28 May-1 June, 2000.

"Interannual variations of intraseasonal convection and the Asian summer monsoon": 23rd Conference on Hurricanes and Tropical Meteorology, Dallas, TX, 11-15 Jan 1999.

"Synoptic scale convection, the Intraseasonal Oscillation, and active rainfall periods in Asian monsoon" (poster): American Geophysical Union Spring Meeting, Boston, MA, 26-29 May 1998.

"Intraseasonal variability of the Asian monsoon: Low frequency modulation of synoptic scale convection" (poster): 22nd Annual Climate Diagnostics Workshop, Berkeley, CA, 6-10 Oct, 1997.

"Intraseasonal variability in maximum convection regions of Asian monsoon and associated large scale circulations" (poster): 22nd Conference on Hurricanes and Tropical Meteorology , Fort Collins, CO, 19-23 May 1997, pp. 331-332.


Extensive experience analyzing large geophysical datasets, including reanalyses, general circulation model output, and multi-year satellite-observed datasets.

Experience designing and running experiments with a Global Climate Model (Hadley Centre Unified Model and NCAR Community Climate System Model).

Experience with various geophysical data analysis methods including principal component analysis, wavelet analysis, wavenumber-frequency spectra, and regression analysis.

Proficient IDL, FORTRAN, and UNIX programmer.

Experience with the HTML language, LaTeX, Adobe Illustrator, and a variety of other software packages.