Changes in extreme integrated water vapor transport on the U.S. west coast in NA-CORDEX, and relationship to mountain and inland precipitation

Mimi Hughes, Dustin Swales, James D. Scott, Michael Alexander, Kelly Mahoney, Rachel R. McCrary, Robert Cifelli & Melissa Bukovsky  Department of Energy, Office of Science, Earth & Environmental Systems Modeling, MultiSector Dynamics Program Acknowledged Support: No, other Non-MSD source of support DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/s00382-022-06168-6 Abstract Western U.S. (WUS) rainfall and snowpack vary…

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interflow: A Python package to organize, calculate, and visualize sectoral interdependency flow data

Kendall L. Mongird, Konstantinos Oikonomou, Juliet S. Homer, and Jennie S. Rice Department of Energy, Office of Science, Earth & Environmental Systems Modeling, MultiSector Dynamics Program Acknowledged Support: No, other Non-MSD source of support DOI: 10.21105/joss.04336 Abstract Many economic sectors rely on an uninterrupted “upstream” supply of a resource to conducttheir…

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Enhanced jet stream waviness induced by suppressed tropical Pacific convection during boreal summer

Xiaoting Sun, Qinghua Ding, Shih-Yu Simon Wang, Dániel Topál, Qingquan Li, Christopher Castro, Haiyan Teng, Rui Luo & Yihui Ding  Department of Energy, Office of Science, Earth & Environmental Systems Modeling, MultiSector Dynamics Program Acknowledged Support: No, other Non-MSD source of support DOI: https://doi.org/10.1038/s41467-022-28911-7 Abstract Consensus on the cause of recent…

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Attributing and Projecting Heatwaves Is Hard: We Can Do Better

Geert Jan Van Oldenborgh, Michael F. Wehner, Robert Vautard, Friederike E. L. Otto, Sonia I. Seneviratne, Peter A. Stott, Gabriele C. Hegerl, Sjoukje Y. Philip, Sarah F. Kew Department of Energy, Office of Science, Earth & Environmental Systems Modeling, MultiSector Dynamics Program Acknowledged Support: No, other Non-MSD source of support DOI:…

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Overcoming the disconnect between energy system and climate modeling

Michael T. Craig, Jan Wohland, Laurens P. Stoop, Alexander Kies, Bryn Pickering, Hannah C. Bloomfield, Jethro Browell, Matteo De Felice, Chris J. Dent, Adrien Deroubaix, Felix Frischmuth, Paula L. M. Gonzalez, Aleksander Grochowicz, Katharina Gruber, Philipp Härtel, Martin Kittel, Leander Kotzur, Inga Labuhn, Julie K. Lundquist, Noah Pflugradt, Karinvan der…

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2022 Request for Proposals for New MultiSector Dynamics Working Groups

We are pleased to announce the 2022 request for proposals for new MultiSector Dynamics Working  Groups. Working Groups are a central component of the MSD Community of Practice, where researchers  from different disciplines, projects and institutions coordinate and innovate MSD research around various  science questions, themes, and methodological approaches as…

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Operational extreme weather event attribution can quantify climate change loss and damages

Michael F. Wehner and Kevin A. Reed Department of Energy, Office of Science, Earth & Environmental Systems Modeling, MultiSector Dynamics Program Acknowledged Support: No, other Non-MSD source of support DOI: https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pclm.0000013 Abstract It is now well established that the influence of anthropogenic climate change on certain individual extreme weather events can…

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