CMIP6 publications

CMIP6 publications with IPSL participation (non-exhaustive list)


Al Yaari, A., J. Zhao, F. Cheruy, and W. Thiery, Heatwave characteristics in the recent climate and at different global warming levels: A multimodel analysis at the global scale, Earth’s Future, in press, 2023. doi: 10.1029/2022EF003301

Arjdal, K., F. Driouech, E. Vignon, F. Chéruy, R. Manzanas, P. Drobinski, A. Chehbouni, and A. Idelkadi, Future of land surface water availability over the Mediterranean basin and North Africa: Analysis and synthesis from the CMIP6 exercise, Atmospheric Science Letters, e1180. 2023. doi: 10.1002/asl.1180

Bellenger, H., L. Bopp, C. Ethé, D. Ho, J.-P. Duvel, S. Flavoni, et al. Sensitivity of the global ocean carbon sink to the ocean skin in a climate model, Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, 128, e2022JC019479, 2023. doi: 10.1029/2022JC019479

Berthet, S., J. Jouanno, R. Séférian, M. Gehlen, and W. Llovel, How does the phytoplankton-light feedback affect the marine N2O inventory ?, Earth System Dynamics, 14, 399-412, 2023. doi: 10.5194/esd-14-399-2023

Cesana, G.V., A.S. Ackerman, N. Črnivec, R. Pincus and H. Chepfer, An observation-based method to assess tropical stratocumulus and shallow cumulus clouds and feedbacks in CMIP6 and CMIP5 models, Environmental Research Communications, 5, 045001, 2023. doi: 10.1088/2515-7620/acc78a

Chen, Y., D. Ji, Q. Zhang, J.C. Moore, O. Boucher, A. Jones, T. Lurton, M.J. Mills, U. Niemeier, R. Séférian, and S. Tilmes, Northern high-latitude permafrost and terrestrial carbon response to solar geoengineering, Earth System Dynamics, 14, 55-79, 2023. doi: 10.5194/esd-14-55-2023

Dupont, L., P. Le Mézo, O. Aumont, L. Bopp, C. Clerc, C. Ethé, and O. Maury, High trophic level feedbacks on global ocean carbon uptake and marine ecosystem dynamics under climate change, Global Change Biology, 29, 1545-1556, 2023. doi: 10.1111/gcb.16558

Faranda, D., G. Messori, S. Bourdin, et al., Correcting biases in tropical cyclone intensities in low-resolution datasets using dynamical systems metrics, Climate Dynamics, in press, 2023. doi:10.1007/s00382-023-06794-8

Fiedler, S., T. van Noije, C. J. Smith, R. Pinto, O. Boucher, J.-L. Dufresne, A. Kirkevag, A. Lewinschal, D. Olivié, T. Reerink, A. Sima, M. Schulz, Historical changes and reasons for model diversity in anthropogenic aerosol forcing in CMIP6, Geophysical Research Letters, 50, e2023GL104848, 2023. doi:10.1029/2023GL104848

François, B. and M. Vrac, Time of emergence of compound events: contribution of univariate and dependence properties, Natural Hazards Earth System Sciences, 23, 21-44, 2023. doi: 10.5194/nhess-23-21-2023

Grant, L., L. Gudmundsson, E. Davin, D. Lawrence, N. Vuichard, E. Robertson, R. Séférian, A. Ribes, A. Hirsch, W. Thiery, Biogeophysical effects of land-use and land-cover change not detectable in warmest month. Journal of Climate, 36, 1845-1861, 2023. doi: 10.1175/JCLI-D-22-0391.1

Guilbert, M., P. Terray, and J. Mignot, Intermodel spread of historical Indian monsoon rainfall change in CMIP6: The role of the tropical Pacific mean-state. Journal of Climate, 36, 3937-3953, 2023. doi: 10.1175/JCLI-D-22-0585.1

Jackson, L. C., E. Alastrué de Asenjo, K. Bellomo, G. Danabasoglu, H. Haak, A. Hu, J. Jungclaus, W. Lee, V.L. Meccia, O. Saenko, A. Shao, and D. Swingedouw, Understanding AMOC stability: the North Atlantic Hosing Model Intercomparison Project, Geoscientific Model Development, 16, 1975-1995, 2023. doi: 10.5194/gmd-16-1975-2023

Lézine, A.-M., M. Catrain, J. Villamayor, and M. Khodri, Using data and model to infer climate and environmental changes during the Little Ice Age in tropical West Africa, Climate of the Past, 19, 277-292, 2023. doi:10.5194/cp-19-277-2023

Meinshausen, M., Schleussner, C.-F., Beyer, K., Bodeker, G., Boucher, O., Canadell, J. G., Daniel, J. S., Diongue-Niang, A., Driouech, F., Fischer, E., Forster, P., Grose, M., Hansen, G., Hausfather, Z., Ilyina, T., Kikstra, J. S., Kimutai, J., King, A., Lee, J.-Y., Lennard, C., Lissner, T., Nauels, A., Peters, G. P., Pirani, A., Plattner, G.-K., Pörtner, H., Rogelj, J., Rojas, M., Roy, J., Samset, B. H., Sanderson, B. M., Séférian, R., Seneviratne, S., Smith, C. J., Szopa, S., Thomas, A., Urge-Vorsatz, D., Velders, G. J. M., Yokohata, T., Ziehn, T., and Nicholls, Z.: A perspective on the next generation of Earth system model scenarios: towards representative emission pathways (REPs), Geoscientific Model Development, in review, 2023. doi:10.5194/gmd-2023-176

Melnikova I., P. Ciais, K. Tanaka, N. Vuichard and O. Boucher, Relative benefits of allocating land to bioenergy crops and forests vary by region, Communications Earth & Environment, 4, 230, 2023. doi: 10.1038/s43247-023-00866-7

Planchat, A., L. Kwiatkowski, L. Bopp, O. Torres, J.R. Christian, M. Butenschön, T. Lovato, R. Séférian, M.A. Chamberlain, O. Aumont, M. Watanabe, A. Yamamoto, A. Yool, T. Ilyina, H. Tsujino, K.M. Krumhardt, J. Schwinger, J. Tjiputra, J.P. Dunne, C and Stock, The representation of alkalinity and the carbonate pump from CMIP5 to CMIP6 Earth system models and implications for the carbon cycle, Biogeosciences, 20, 1195-1257, 2023. doi: 10.5194/bg-20-1195-2023

Portal, A., F. D’Andrea, P. Davini, M.E. Hamouda, and C. Pasquero, Atmospheric response to wintertime Tibetan Plateau cold bias in climate models, EGUsphere, preprint, 2023. doi: 10.5194/egusphere-2022-1499

Seltzer, A.M., P.-H. Blard, S.C. Sherwood, and M. Kageyama, Terrestrial amplification of past, present, and future climate change, Science Advances, 9, eadf8119, 2023. doi: 10.1126/sciadv.adf8119

Sobral Verona, L., P. Silva, I. Wainer, and M. Khodri, Weakened interannual Tropical Atlantic variability in CMIP6 historical simulations, Climate Dynamics, 61, 2797-2813, 2023. doi: 10.1007/s00382-023-06696-9

Vautard, R., G.J. van Oldenborgh, R. Bonnet, S. Li, Y. Robin, S. Kew, S. Philip, J.-M. Soubeyroux, B. Dubuisson, N. Viovy, M. Reichstein, F. Otto, and I. Garcia de Cortazar-Atauri, Human influence on growing-period frosts like the early April 2021 in Central France, Natural Hazards Earth System Sciences, 23, 1045–1058, 2023. doi: 10.5194/nhess-23-1045-2023

Vial, J., A.L. Albright, R. Vogel, and S. Bony, Cloud transition across the daily cycle illuminates model responses of trade cumuli to warming, Proceedings of the Academy of Sciences of the USA, 120, 8, e2209805120, 2023. doi: 10.1073/pnas.220980512

Villamayor, J., M. Khodri, S.-W. Fang, J.H. Jungclaus, C. Timmreck, and D. Zanchettin, Sahel droughts induced by large volcanic eruptions over the last millennium in PMIP4/past1000 simulations. Geophysical Research Letters, 50, e2022GL101478, 2023. doi: 10.1029/2022GL101478

Visioni, D., B. Kravitz, A. Robock, S. Tilmes, J.M. Haywood, O. Boucher, M. Lawrence, P. Irvine, U. Niemeier, L. Xia, G. Chiodo, C. Lennard, S. Watanabe, J.C. Moore, and H. Muri, Opinion: The scientific and community-building roles of the Geoengineering Model Intercomparison Project (GeoMIP) – Past, present, and future, Atmospheric and Chemistry Physics, 23, 5149-5176, 2023. doi: 10.5194/acp-23-5149-2023

Vrac, M., S. Thao, and P. Yiou, Changes in temperature–precipitation correlations over Europe: are climate models reliable?, Climate Dynamics, 60, 2713-2733, 2023. doi: 10.1007/s00382-022-06436-5


Aerenson, T., R. Marchand, H. Chepfer, and B. Medeiros, When will MISR detect rising high clouds? Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, 127, e2021JD035865, 2022. doi: 10.1029/2021JD035865

Al-Yaari, A., A. Ducharne, W. Thiery, F. Cheruy, and D.M. Lawrence, The role of irrigation expansion on historical climate change: insights from CMIP6, Earth’s Future, 10, e2022EF002859, 2022. doi:10.1029/2022EF002859

Arboleda Obando P.F., A. Ducharne, F. Cheruy, A. Jost, J. Ghattas, and J. Colin, Influence of hillslope flow on hydroclimatic evolution under climate change, Earth’s Future, 10, e2021EF002613, 2022. doi:10.1029/2021EF002613

Bonnet, R., O. Boucher, M. Vrac and X. Jin, Influence of the low-frequency internal climate variability on the warming statistics of a bias correction method: an ideal model study, Environment Research: Climate, 1, 011001, 2022. doi: 10.1088/2752-5295/ac6adc

Bopp, L., O. Aumont, L. Kwiatkowski, C. Clerc, L. Dupont, C. Ethé, T. Gorgues, R. Séférian, and A. Tagliabue, Diazotrophy as a key driver of the response of marine net primary productivity to climate change, Biogeosciences, 19, 4267-4285, 2022. doi: 10.5194/bg-19-4267-2022

Ferster, B. S., A. Simon, A. Fedorov, J. Mignot, and E. Guilyardi, Slowdown and recovery of the Atlantic meridional overturning circulation and a persistent North Atlantic warming hole induced by Arctic sea ice decline. Geophysical Research Letters, 49, e2022GL097967, 2022. doi: 10.1029/2022GL097967

He, J., H. Brogniez, and L. Picon, Evaluation of tropical water vapour from CMIP6 GCMs using the ESA CCI « Water Vapour » climate data records, Atmospheric Chemistry Physics, 22, 12591-12606, 2022. 10.5194/acp-22-12591-2022

John A., H. Douville, A. Ribes, and P. Yiou, CMIP6 model uncertainties in extreme precipitation projections. Weather and Climate Extremes, 36, 100435, 2022. doi: 10.1016/j.wace.2022.100435

Jones, A., J. M. Haywood, A.A. Scaife, O. Boucher, M. Henry, B. Kravitz, T. Lurton, M. Michou, M. J. Mills, P. Nabat, U. Niemeier, R. Séférian, S. Tilmes, and D. Visioni, The impact of stratospheric aerosol intervention on the North Atlantic and Quasi-Biennial Oscillations in the Geoengineering Model Intercomparison Project (GeoMIP) G6sulfur experiment, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 22, 2999-3016, 2022. doi:10.5194/acp-22-2999-2022

Konsta, D., J.-L. Dufresne, H. Chepfer, J. Vial, T. Koshiro, H. Kawai, et al., Low-level marine tropical clouds in six CMIP6 models are too few, too bright but also too compact and too homogeneous, Geophysical Research Letters, 49, e2021GL097593, 2022. doi: 10.1029/2021GL097593

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, R. Séférian, N.C. Swart, W.R. Wieder, and K. Zickfeld, Multi-century dynamics of the climate and carbon cycle under both high and net negative emissions scenarios, Earth System Dynamics, 13, 885-909, 2022. doi:10.5194/esd-13-885-2022

Melnikova, I., O. Boucher, P. Cadule, K. Tanaka, T. Gasser, T. Hajima, Y. Quilcaille, H. Shiogama, R. Séférian, K. Tachiiri, N. Vuichard, T. Yokohata, and P. Ciais. Impact of bioenergy crops expansion on climate-carbon cycle feedbacks in overshoot scenarios. Earth System Dynamics, 13, 779-794, 2022. doi: 10.1175/JCLI-D-21-0585.1

Orr, J.C., L. Kwiatkowski and H.-O. Pörtner, Arctic Ocean annual high in pCO2 could shift from winter to summer, Nature, 610, 94-100, 2022. doi:10.1038/s41586-022-05205-y

Quilcaille, Y., T. Gasser, P. Ciais, and O. Boucher, CMIP6 simulations with the compact Earth system model OSCAR v3.1, Geoscientific Model Development, 16, 1129-1161, 2022. 10.5194/gmd-16-1129-2023

Sainsbury, E. M., R.K.H. Schiemann, K.I. Hodges, A.J. Baker, L.C. Shaffrey, K.T. Bhatia, and S. Bourdin, Can low-resolution CMIP6 ScenarioMIP models provide insight into future European post-tropical-cyclone risk?, Weather and Climate Dynamics, 3, 1359-1379, 2022. doi:10.5194/wcd-3-1359-2022

Saint-Lu, M., S. Bony, and J.-L. Dufresne, Clear-sky control of anvils in response to increased CO2 or surface warming or volcanic eruptions. npj Climate and Atmospheric Science, 5, 78, 2022. doi:10.1038/s41612-022-00304-z

Sicard, M., M. Kageyama, S. Charbit, P. Braconnot, and J.-B. Madeleine, An energy budget approach to understand the Arctic warming during the Last Interglacial, Climate of the Past, 18, 607-629, 2022. doi: 10.5194/cp-18-607-2022

Silvestri, G., A.L. Berman, P. Braconnot, and O. Marti, Long-term trends in the Southern Annular Mode from transient Mid- to Late Holocene simulation with the IPSL-CM5A2 climate model. Climate Dynamics, 59, 903-914, 2022. doi: 10.1007/s00382-022-06160-0

Silvy, Y., J. Sallée, E. Guilyardi, J. Mignot, and C. Rousset, What causes anthropogenic ocean warming to emerge from internal variability in a coupled model?, Journal of Climate, 35, 7435-7454, 2022. doi:10.1175/JCLI-D-22-0074.1

Simon, A., G. Gastineau, C. Frankignoul, v. Lapin, and P. Ortega, Pacific Decadal Oscillation modulates the Arctic sea-ice loss influence on the mid-latitude atmospheric circulation in winter, Weather and Climate Dynamics, 3, 845–861, 2022. doi: 10.5194/wcd-3-845-2022

Smith, D., N. Gillett, I. Simpson, P. Athanasiadis, J. Baehr, I. Bethke, T. Bilge, R. Bonnet, O. Boucher, K. Findell, G. Gastineau, S. Gualdi, L. Hermanson, L.R. Leung, J. Mignot, W. Müller, S. Osprey, O. H. Otterå, G. Persad, A. Scaife, G.A. Schmidt, H. Shiogama, R. Sutton, D. Swingedouw, S. Yang, T. Zhou and T. Ziehn, Attribution of multi-annual to decadal changes in the climate system: The Large Ensemble Single Forcing Model Intercomparison Project (LESFMIP), Frontiers in Climate, 4, 2022. doi: 10.3389/fclim.2022.955414

Suo, L., G. Gastineau, Y. Gao, Y.-C. Liang and R. Ghosh, T. Tian, Y. Zhang, Y.-O. Kwon, O. H. Otteraa, S. Yang and D. Matei, Simulated contribution of the interdecadal Pacific oscillation to the west Eurasia cooling in 1998-2013, Environmental Research Letters, 17, 094021, 2022. doi: 10.1088/1748-9326/ac88e5

Tilmes, S., D. Visioni, A. Jones, J. Haywood, R. Séférian, P. Nabat, O. Boucher, E.M. Bednarz, and U. Niemeier, Stratospheric ozone response to sulfate aerosol and solar dimming climate interventions based on the G6 Geoengineering Model Intercomparison Project (GeoMIP) simulations. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 22, 4557-4579, 2022. doi: 10.5194/acp-22-4557-2022

Vaittinada Ayar P., L. Bopp, J.R. Christian, T. Ilyina, J.P. Krasting, R. Séférian, H. Tsujino, M. Watanabe, A. Yool, and J. Tjiputra, Contrasting projections of the ENSO-driven CO2 flux variability in the equatorial Pacific under high-warming scenario, Earth System Dynamics, 13, 1097-1118, 2022. doi: 10.5194/esd-13-1097-2022

Vogel, R., A.L. Albright, J. Vial, G. Goerge, B. Stevens, and S. Bony, Strong cloud–circulation coupling explains weak trade cumulus feedback. Nature, 612, 696-700, 2022. doi:10.1038/s41586-022-05364-y

Zanchettin, D., C. Timmreck, M. Khodri, A. Schmidt, M. Toohey, M. Abe, S. Bekki, J. Cole, S.-W. Fang, W. Feng, G. Hegerl, B. Johnson, N. Lebas, A.N. LeGrande, G.W. Mann, L. Marshall, L. Rieger, A. Robock, S. Rubinetti, K. Tsigaridis, and H. Weierbach, Effects of forcing differences and initial conditions on inter-model agreement in the VolMIP volc-pinatubo-full experiment, Geoscientific Model Development, 15, 2265-2292, 2022. doi:10.5194/gmd-15-2265-2022


Balkanski, Y., R. Bonnet, O. Boucher, R. Checa-Garcia, and J. Servonnat, Dust induced atmospheric absorption improves tropical precipitations in climate models, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 21, 11423-11435, 2021. doi: 10.5194/acp-21-11423-2021

Bonnet, R., D. Swingedouw, G. Gastineau, O. Boucher, J. Deshayes, F. Hourdin, J. Mignot, J. Servonnat, and A. Sima, Increased risk of near term global warming level due to a recent AMOC weakening, Nature Communications, 12, 6108, 2021. doi:10.1038/s41467-021-26370-0

Borchert, L., V. Koul, M.B. Menary, D.J. Befort, D. Swingedouw, G. Sgubin and J. Mignot, Skillful decadal prediction of unforced Southern European summer temperature variations, Environmental Research Letters, 16, 104017, 2021. doi:10.1088/1748-9326/ac20f5

Bourdin, S., L. Kluft, and B. Stevens, Dependence of climate sensitivity on the given distribution of relative humidity. Geophysical Research Letters, 48, e2021GL092462, 2021. doi: 10.1029/2021GL092462

Braconnot, P., S. Albani, Y. Balkanski, A. Cozic, M. Kageyama, A. Sima, O. Marti, and J.-Y. Peterschmitt, Impact of dust in PMIP-CMIP6 mid-Holocene simulations with the IPSL model, Climate of the Past, 17, 1091-1117, 2021. doi:10.5194/cp-17-1091-2021

Carré, M., P. Braconnot, M. Elliot, R. d’Agostino, A. Schurer, X. Shi, O. Marti, G. Lohmann, J. Jungclaus, R. Cheddadi, I. A. di Carlo, J. Cardich, D. Ochoa, R. Salas Gismondi, A. Pérez, P. E. Romero, B. Turcq, T. Corrège, S. P. Harrison, High-resolution marine data and transient simulations support orbital forcing of ENSO amplitude since the mid-Holocene, Quaternary Science Reviews, 268, 2021. doi: 10.1016/j.quascirev.2021.107125

Clyne M., J.-F. Lamarque, M. J. Mills, M. Khodri, W. Ball, S. Bekki, S.S. Dhomse, N. Lebas, G. Mann, L. Marshall, U. Niemeier, V. Poulain, A. Robock, E. Rozanov, A. Schmidt, A. Stenke, T. Sukhodolov, C. Timmreck, M. Toohey, F. Tummon, D. Zanchettin, Y. Zhu and O. B. Toon, Model physics and chemistry causing intermodel disagreement within the VolMIP-Tambora Interactive Stratospheric Aerosol ensemble, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 21, 3317-3343, 2021. doi:10.5194/acp-21-3317-2021

Devilliers, M., D. Swingedouw, J. Mignot, J. Deshayes, G. Garric, and M. Ayache, A realistic Greenland and surroundings melting in a coupled climate model. Climate Dynamics, 57, 2467-2489, 2021. doi: 10.1007/s00382-021-05816-7

Fang, S.-W., M. Khodri, C. Timmreck, D. Zanchettin, and J. Jungclaus. Disentangling internal and external contributions to Atlantic multidecadal variability over the past millennium. Geophysical Research Letters, 48, e2021GL095990, 2021. doi: 10.1029/2021GL095990

Ferster, B. S., A.V. Fedorov, J. Mignot, and E. Guilyardi. Sensitivity of the Atlantic meridional overturning circulation and climate to tropical Indian Ocean warming. Climate Dynamics, 57, 2433–2451, 2021. doi: 10.1007/s00382-021-05813-w

Flack, S., G. Riviere, I. Musat, R. Roehrig, S. Bony, J. Delanoë, Q. Cazenave and J. Pelon: How well do models represent the development of extra-tropical cyclones? Evaluation of two general circulation models against NAWDEX IOP 6 observations, Weather and Climate Dynamics, 17, 1091-1117, 2021. doi:10.5194/wcd-2-233-2021

Gillett, N., M. Kirchmeier-Young, A. Ribes, H. Shiogama, G. Hegerl, R. Knutti, G. Gastineau, J. John, L. Li, N. Rosenbloom, O. Seland, T. Wu, and S. Yukimoto, Constraining human contributions to observed warming since preindustrial, Nature Climate Change, 11, 207-212, 2021. doi:10.1038/s41558-020-00965-9

Jiang, W., G. Gastineau, and F. Codron, Multicentennial variability driven by salinity exchanges between the Atlantic and the Arctic Ocean in a coupled climate model, Journal of Advances in Modeling Earth Systems, 13, e2020MS002366, 2021. doi: 10.1029/2020MS002366

Kageyama, M., Sime, L. C., Sicard, M., Guarino, M.-V., de Vernal, A., Schroeder, D., Stein, R., Malmierca-Vallet, I., Abe-Ouchi, A., Bitz, C., Braconnot, P., Brady, E., Chamberlain, M. A., Feltham, D., Guo, C., Lohmann, G., Meissner, K., Menviel, L., Morozova, P., Nisancioglu, K. H., Otto-Bliesner, B., O’ishi, R., Sherriff-Tadano, S., Stroeve, J., Shi, X., Sun, B., Volodin, E., Yeung, N., Zhang, Q., Zhang, Z., and Ziehn, T., A multi-model CMIP6 study of Arctic sea ice at 127 ka: Sea ice data compilation and model differences, Climate of the Past, 17, 37-62, 2021. doi: 10.5194/cp-17-37-2021

Kageyama, M., Harrison, S. P., Kapsch, M.-L., Löfverström, M., Lora, J. M., Mikolajewicz, U., Sherriff-Tadano, S., Vadsaria, T., Abe-Ouchi, A., Bouttes, N., Chandan, D., LeGrande, A. N., Lhardy, F., Lohmann, G., Morozova, P. A., Ohgaito, R., Peltier, W. R., Quiquet, A., Roche, D. M., Shi, X., Schmittner, A., Tierney, J. E., and Volodin, E.: The PMIP4-CMIP6 Last Glacial Maximum experiments: preliminary results and comparison with the PMIP3-CMIP5 simulations, Climate of the Past, 17, 1065-1089, 2021. doi: 10.5194/cp-17-1065-2021

Keeble J., B. Hassler, A. Banerjee, R. Checa-Garcia, G. Chiodo, S. Davis, V. Eyring, P. T. Griffiths, O. Morgenstern, P. Nowack, G. Zeng, J. Zhang, G. Bodeker, D. Cugnet, G. Danabasoglu, M. Deushi, L. W. Horowitz, L. Li, M. Michou, M. J. Mills, P. Nabat, S. Park, and T. Wu, Evaluating stratospheric ozone and water vapour changes in CMIP6 models from 1850-2100, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 21, 5015-5061, 2021, doi: 10.5194/acp-21-5015-2021

Keen, A., E. Blockley, D. Bailey, J. Boldingh Debernard, M. Bushuk, S. Delhaye, D. Docquier, D. Feltham, F. Massonnet, S. O’Farrell, L. Ponsoni, J.M. Rodriguez, D. Schroeder, N. Swart, T. Toyoda, H. Tsujino, M. Vancoppenolle, and K. Wyser, An inter-comparison of the mass budget of the Arctic sea ice in CMIP6 models, The Cryosphere, 15, 951-982, 2021. doi:10.5194/tc-15-951-2021

Kravitz, B., D.G. MacMartin, D. Visioni, O. Boucher, J.N.S. Cole, J. Haywood, A. Jones, T. Lurton, P. Nabat, U. Niemeier, A. Robock, R. Séférian, and S. Tilmes, Comparing different generations of idealized solar geoengineering simulations in the Geoengineering Model Intercomparison Project (GeoMIP), Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 21, 4231-4247, 2021. doi:10.5194/acp-21-4231-2021

Liddicoat, S., C. D Jones, A. Wiltshire, V. Arora, P. Cadule, and R. Séférian, Compatible CO2 emissions in Earth System models driven by scenarios of the 6th Coupled Model Intercomparison Project, Journal of Climate, 34, 2853-2875, 2021. doi:10.1175/JCLI-D-19-0991.1

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Jones C.D., V. Arora, P. Friedlingstein, L. Bopp, V. Brovkin, J. Dunne, H. Graven, F. Hoffman, T. Ilyina, J. G. John, M. Jung, M. Kawamiya, C. Koven, J. Pongratz, T. Raddatz, J. T. Randerson, and S. Zaehle, C4MIP – The Coupled Climate–Carbon Cycle Model Intercomparison Project: experimental protocol for CMIP6, Geoscientific Model Development, 9, 2853–2880, 2016. doi: 10.5194/gmd-9-2853-2016

Lawrence David M., George C. Hurtt, Almut Arneth, Victor Brovkin, Kate V. Calvin, Andrew D. Jones, Chris D. Jones, Peter J. Lawrence, Nathalie de Noblet-Ducoudré, Julia Pongratz, Sonia I. Seneviratne, and Elena Shevliakova, The Land Use Model Intercomparison Project (LUMIP) contribution to CMIP6: rationale and experimental design, Geoscientific Model Development, 9, 2973–2998, 2016. doi: 10.5194/gmd-9-2973-2016

Notz D., A. Jahn, M. Holland, E. Hunke, F. Massonnet, J. Stroeve, B. Tremblay, and Martin Vancoppenolle: The CMIP6 Sea-Ice Model Intercomparison Project (SIMIP): understanding sea ice through climate-model simulations, Geoscientific Model Development, 9, 3427–3446, 2016. doi: 10.5194/gmd-9-3427-2016

van den Hurk Bart, H. Kim, G. Krinner, S. I. Seneviratne, C. Derksen, T. Oki, H. Douville, J. Colin, A. Ducharne, F. Cheruy, N. Viovy, M. J. Puma, Y. Wada, W. Li, B. Jia, A. Alessandri, D. M. Lawrence, G. P. Weedon, R. Ellis, S. Hagemann, J. Mao, M. G. Flanner, M. Zampieri, S. Materia, R. M. Law, and J. Sheffield, LS3MIP (v1.0) contribution to CMIP6: the Land Surface, Snow and Soil moisture Model Intercomparison Project – aims, setup and expected outcome, Geoscientific Model Development, 9, 2809–2832, 2016. doi: 10.5194/gmd-9-2809-2016

Zanchettin D., M. Khodri, C. Timmreck, M. Toohey, A. Schmidt, E. P. Gerber, G. Hegerl, A. Robock, F. S. R. Pausata, W. T. Ball, S. E. Bauer, S. Bekki, S. S. Dhomse, A. N. LeGrande, G. W. Mann, L. Marshall, M. Mills, M. Marchand, U. Niemeier, V. Poulain, E. Rozanov, A. Rubino, A. Stenke, K. Tsigaridis, and F. Tummon, The Model Intercomparison Project on the climatic response to Volcanic forcing (VolMIP): experimental design and forcing input data for CMIP6, Geoscientific Model Development, 9, 2701–2719, 2016. doi: 10.5194/gmd-9-2701-2016


Kravitz B., A. Robock, S. Tilmes, O. Boucher, J. M. English, P. J. Irvine, A. Jones, M. G. Lawrence, M. MacCracken, H. Muri, J. C. Moore, U. Niemeier, S. J. Phipps, J. Sillmann, T. Storelvmo, H. Wang, and S. Watanabe, The Geoengineering Model Intercomparison Project Phase 6 (GeoMIP6): simulation design and preliminary results, Geoscientific Model Development, 8, 3379–3392, 2015. doi: 10.5194/gmd-8-3379-2015