Antarctic CORDEX modeling groups

Here is a list of the various modeling groups participating in Antarctic-CORDEX.

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Antarctic CORDEX evaluation simulations

Here is a list of the various Antarctic-CORDEX evaluation simulations (as of November 2020)

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Agosta, C., C. Amory, C. Kittel, A. Orsi, V. Favier, H. Gallée, M. R. van den Broeke, J. T. M. Lenaerts, J. M. van Wessem, W. J. van de Berg, and X. Fettweis, Estimation of the Antarctic surface mass balance using the regional climate model MAR (1979–2015) and identification of dominant processes, The Cryosphere, 13, 281–296,, 2019.

Beaumet, J., M. Déqué, G. Krinner, C. Agosta, and A. Alias, Effect of prescribed sea surface conditions on the modern and future Antarctic surface climate simulated by the ARPEGE atmosphere general circulation model, The Cryosphere, 13,, 2019.

Bozkurt, D., D. H. Bromwich, J. Carrasco, K. M. Hines, J. C. Maureira, and R. Rondanelli, Recent near-surface temperature trends in the Antarctic Peninsula from observed, reanalysis and regional climate model data, Adv. Atmos. Sci., 37,, 477-493, 2020.

Datta, R. T., M. Tedesco, X. Fettweis, C. Agosta, S. Lhermitte, J. T. M. Lenaerts, and N. Wever, The effect of foehn-induced surface melt on firn evolution over the northeast Antarctic Peninsula, Geophys. Res. Lett.,, 2019.  

Deb., P., A. Orr, D. H. Bromwich, J. P. Nicholas, J. Turner, and J. S. Hosking, Summer drivers of atmospheric variability affecting ice shelf thinning in the Amundsen Sea Embayment, West Antarctica, Geophys. Res. Lett., 45, 4124-4133,, 2018.

Kittel, C., C. Amory, C. Agosta, N. C. Jourdain, S. Hofer, A. Delhasse, S. Doutreloup, P.-V. Huot, C. Lang, T. Fichefet, and X. Fettweis, Diverging future surface mass balance between the Antarctic ice shelves and the grounded ice sheet, The Cryosphere,, 2020.    

Lenaerts, J. T. M., M. R. van den Broeke, W. J. van de Berg, E. van Meijgaard, and P. Kuipers Munneke, A new, highresolution surface mass balance map of Antarctica (1979–2010) based on regional atmospheric climate modeling, Geophys. Res. Lett., 39,, 2010. 

Lenaerts, J. T. M., S. R. M. Ligtenberg, B. Medley, W. J. Van de Berg, H. Konrad, J. P. Nicolas, J. M. Van Wessem, L. D. Trusel, R. Mulvaney, R. J. Tuckwell, A. E. Hogg, and E. R. Thomas, Climate and surface mass balance of coastal West Antarctica resolved by regional climate modelling, Ann. Glaciol. 59,, 2018. 

Mottram, R., N. Hansen, C. Kittel, M. van Wessem, C. Agosta, C. Amory, F. Boberg, W. J. van de Berg, X. Fettweis, A. Gossart, N. P. M. van Lipzig, E. van Meijgaard, A. Orr, T. Phillips, S. Webster, S. B. Simonsen, and N. Souverijns, What is the Surface Mass Balance of Antarctica? An Intercomparison of Regional Climate Model Estimates, The Cryosphere Discuss., 1-42,, 2020.

Niwano, M., T. Aoki, A. Hashimoto, S. Matoba, S. Yamaguchi, T. Tanikawa, K. Fujita, A. Tsushima, Y. Lizuka, R. Shimada, and M. Hori, NHM–SMAP: spatially and temporally high-resolution nonhydrostatic atmospheric model coupled with detailed snow process model for Greenland Ice Sheet, The Cryosphere, 12, 635-655,, 2018. 

Souverjins, N., A. Gossart, M. Demuzere, J. T. M. Lenaerts, B. Medley, I. V. Gorodetskaya, S. Vanden Brouche, and N. P. M. van Lipzig, A New Regional Climate Model for POLARCORDEX: Evaluation of a 30Year Hindcast with COSMOCLM over Antarctica, J. Geophys. Res.,, 2019. 

van Wessem, J. M., W. J. van de Berg, B. P. Y. Noël, E. van Meijgaard, C. Amory, G. Birnbaum, C. L. Jakobs, K. Krüger, J. T. M. Lenaerts, S. Lhermitte, S. R. M. Ligtenberg, B. Medley, C. H. Reijmer, K. van Tricht, L. D. Trusel, L. H. van Ulft, B. Wouters, J. Wuite, and M. R. van den Broeke, Modelling the climate and surface mass balance of polar ice sheets using RACMO2 – Part 2: Antarctica (1979–2016), The Cryosphere, 12, 1479–1498,, 2018. 

Zentek, R., and G. Heinemann, Verification of the regional atmospheric model CCLM v5.0 with conventional data and Lidar measurements in Antarctica, Geosci. Model Dev.,, 2020.

Antarctic CORDEX scenario simulations 

Here is a list of the various Antarctic-CORDEX future simulations (as of November 2020).

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