2009 Publications

Alexander, L.V., Arblaster, J., 2009. Assessing trends in observed and modelled climate extremes over Australia in relation to future projections. International Journal of Climatology 29, 417–435.

Alexander, L.V., Power, S., 2009. Severe storms inferred from 150 years of sub-daily pressure observations along Victoria’s “Shipwreck Coast.” Australian Meteorological and Oceanographic Journal 58, 129–133.

Alexander, L.V., Tapper, N., Zhang, X., Lynch, A., Fowler, H., Taebaldi, C., Lynch, A., 2009a. Climate Extremes: Progress and Future Directions. Editorial for Special Issue of International Journal of Climatology. International Journal of Climatology 29, 317–319.

Alexander, L.V., Uotila, P., Nicholls, N., 2009b. Influence of sea surface temperature variability on global temperature and precipitation extremes. Journal of Geophysical Research - Atmospheres 114, D18116. https://doi.org/10.1029/2009JD012301

Allan, R., Tett, S., Alexander, L.V., 2009. Fluctuations in autumn-winter severe storms over the British Isles: 1920 to present. International Journal of Climatology 29, 357–371. https://doi.org/10.1002/joc.1765

Ashe, B., McAneney, K., Pitman, A.J., 2009. Total cost of fire in Australia. Journal of Risk Research 12, 121–136. https://doi.org/10.1080/13669870802648528

Bennett, N.M., Ummenhofer, C., Moran, R., 2009. Peculiarities of Murray Valley Encephalitis (MVE) epidemics in southeastern Australia: The Indian Ocean Dipole (IOD) as a predictor for epidemics. Victorian Infectious Disease Bulletin 12, 112–115.

Ciasto, L.M., Thompson, D.W.J., 2009. Observational Evidence of Reemergence in the Extratropical Southern Hemisphere. Journal of Climate 22, 1446–1453. https://doi.org/10.1175/2008JCLI2545.1

d’Orgeville, M., Peltier, W.R., 2009. Implications of Both Statistical Equilibrium and Global Warming Simulations with CCSM3. Part I: On the Decadal Variability in the North Pacific Basin. Journal of Climate 22, 5277–5297. https://doi.org/10.1175/2009JCLI2428.1

d’Orgeville, M, Peltier, W.R., 2009. Implications of Both Statistical Equilibrium and Global Warming Simulations with CCSM3. Part II: On the Multidecadal Variability in the North Atlantic Basin. Journal of Climate 22, 5289–5318. https://doi.org/10.1175/2009JCLI2775.1

Dellnitz, M., Froyland, G., Horenkamp, C., Padberg-Gehle, K., Sen Gupta, A.R., 2009. Seasonal variability of the subpolar gyres in the Southern Ocean: a numerical investigation based on transfer operators. Nonlinear Processes in Geophysics 16, 655–663. https://doi.org/10.5194/npg-16-655-2009

Dessler, A., Sherwood, S.C., 2009. Atmospheric Science: a matter of humidity. Science 323, 1020–1021.

England, M.H., Sen Gupta, A.R., Pitman, A.J., 2009. Constraining future greenhouse gas emissions by a cumulative target. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 106, 16539–16540. https://doi.org/10.1073/pnas.0908197106

Evans, J.P., 2009a. Water Balance in the Murray-Darling Basin and the recent drought as modelled with WRF, in: Anderssen, R.S., Braddock, R.D., Newham, L.T.H. (Eds.), . Presented at the 18th World IMACS Congress and MODSIM09 International Congress on Modelling and Simulation, Modelling and Simulation Society of Australia and New Zealand and International Association for Mathematics and Computers in Simulation, pp. 2790–2797.

Evans, J.P., 2009b. 21st Century climate change in the Middle East. Climatic Change 92, 417–432. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10584-008-9438-5

Evans, J. P., 2009. Modelling Droughts and ENSO Cycles in the Murray-Darling Basin with a Regional Climate Model. Presented at the Proceedings of H2O 09: 32nd Hydrology and Water Resources Symposium, Newcastle : Adapting to Change, Engineers Australia, Accepted, pp. 24–35. http://search.informit.com.au/documentSummary;dn=637248598644460;res=IELENG

Findell, K., Pitman, A.J., England, M.H., Pegion, P., 2009. Regional and global impacts of land over change and sea surface temperature anomalies. Journal of Climate 22, 3248–3269. https://doi.org/10.1175/2008JCLI2580.1

Gitler, A., Chesi, A., Geddies, M., Strathearn, K., Hamamichi, S., Hill, K.J., Caldwell, K., Caldwell, G., Cooper, A., Rochet, J., Lindquist, S., 2009. α-Synuclein is part of a diverse and highly conserved interaction network that includes PARK9 and manganese toxicity. Nature Genetics 41, 308–315. https://doi.org/10.1038/ng.300

Green, D.L., 2009. Opal waters, rising seas: how sociocultural inequality reduces resilience to climate change among indigenous Australians, in: Crate, S., Nuttal, M. (Eds.), Anthropology and Climate Change. Left Coast Press, Walnut Creek, CA, USA.

Green, D.L., King, U., Morrison, J., 2009. Disproportionate burdens: the multidimensional impacts of climate change on the health of indigenous Australians. Medical Journal of Australia 190, 4–5.

Green, D.L., Ruddock, K., 2009a. Climate change impacts in the Torres Strait, Australia. Indigenous Law Bulletin 7, 8.

Green, D.L., Ruddock, K., 2009b. Is climate litigation the answer to the problems faced by Torres Strait Islanders? Sustainable Development Law and Policy IX, 23–31.

Griffies, S., Biastoch, A., Boening, C., Bryan, F., Chassignet, E., England, M.H., Gerdes, R., Haak, H., Hallberg, R., Hazeleger, W., Jungclaus, J., Large, W., Madec, G., Samuels, B., Scheinert, M., Sen Gupta, A.R., Severijns, C., Simmons, H., Treguier, A.-M., Winton, M., Yeager, S., Yin, J., 2009. Coordinated Ocean-ice Reference Experiments (COREs). Ocean Modelling 26, 1–46. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ocemod.2008.08.007

Hill, K.J., Santoso, A., England, M.H., 2009a. Interannual Tasmanian rainfall variability associated with large-scale climate modes. Journal of Climate 22, 4383–4397. https://doi.org/10.1175/2009JCLI2769.1

Hill, K.J., Taschetto, A.S., England, M.H., 2009b. South American rainfall impacts associated with inter-El Nino variations. Geophysical Research Letters 36, L19702. https://doi.org/10.1029/2009GL040164

Kiktev, D., Caesar, J., Alexander, L.V., 2009. Temperature and precipitation extremes in the second half of the twentieth century from numerical modeling results and observational data. Izvestiya, Atmospheric and Oceanic Physics 45, 284–293.

Lamb, P.J., Leslie, L.M., Timmer, R.P., Speer, M.S., 2009. Multidecadal Variability of Eastern Australian Dust and Northern New Zealand Sunshine: Associations with Pacific Climate System. Journal of Geophysical Research - Atmospheres 114, D09106. https://doi.org/10.1029/2008JD011184

Liu, Y.Y., McCabe, M.F., Evans, J.P., Dijk, A.I.J.M.V., Jeu, R.A.M. de, Su, H., 2009. Comparison of soil moisture in GLDAS model simulations and satellite observations over the Murray Darling Basin, in: Anderssen, R.S., Braddock, R.D., Newham, L.T.H. (Eds.), . Presented at the 18th World IMACS Congress and MODSIM09 International Congress on Modelling and Simulation, Modelling and Simulation Society of Australia and New Zealand and International Association for Mathematics and Computers in Simulation, pp. 2798–2804.

Marchesiello, P., Estrade, P., 2009. Eddy activity and mixing in the upwelling systems: a comparative study of northwest Africa and California regions. International Journal of Earth Sciences 98, 299–308. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00531-007-0235-6

McAneney, J., Chen, K., Pitman, A.J., 2009. 100-years of Australian bushfire property losses: Is the risk significant and is it increasing? Journal of Environmental Management 90, 2819–2833. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jenvman.2009.03.013

McCabe, M.F., Liu, Y.Y., Vinukollu, R., Su, H., Evans, J.P., Wood, E.F., 2009. Comparison of latent heat flux estimates over Australia, in: Anderssen, R.S., Braddock, R.D., Newham, L.T.H. (Eds.), . Presented at the 18th World IMACS Congress and MODSIM09 International Congress on Modelling and Simulation, Modelling and Simulation Society of Australia and New Zealand and International Association for Mathematics and Computers in Simulation, pp. 2805–2811.

McGregor, S., Sen Gupta, A.R., Neil, J., Power, S., 2009. The modulation of ENSO variability in CCSM3 by extratropical Rossby waves. Journal of Climate 22, 5839–5853. https://doi.org/10.1175/2009JCLI2922.1

McNeil, B.I., 2009. The Clean Industrial Revolution: Growing Australian Prosperity in a Greenhouse Age. Allen and Unwin.

McNeil, B.I., Tilbrook, B., 2009. A seasonal carbon budget for the sub-Antarctic Ocean, south of Australia. Marine Chemistry 115, 196–215. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.marchem.2009.08.006

Moles, A., Warton, D., Warman, L., Swenson, N., Laffan, S.W., Zanne, A., Pitman, A.J., Hemmings, F.A., Leishman, M., 2009. Global patterns in plant height. Journal of Ecology 97, 923–932. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2745.2009.01526.x

Perkins, S.E., Pitman, A.J., 2009. Do weak AR4 models bias projections of future climate changes over Australia? Climatic Change 93, 527–558. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10584-008-9502-1

Perkins, S.E., Pitman, A.J., Sisson, S.A., 2009. Smaller projected increases in 20-year temperature returns over Australia in skill-selected climate models. Geophysical Research Letters 36, L06710. https://doi.org/10.1029/2009GL037293

Phipps, S.J., 2009. Conference Report: Science meets Parliament, Canberra, Australia, 17-18 March 2009. Bulletin of the Australian Meteorological and Oceanographic Society 22, 68–69.

Phipps, S.J., Gergis, J., Petherick, L., 2009. Report: PAGES 1st Young Scientists Meeting and 3rd Open Science Meeting, Corvallis, Oregon, USA, 6-11 July 2009. Quaternary Australasia 26, 8-9.

Pitman, A.J., De Noblet-Ducourdre, N., Cruz, F., Davin, E.L., Bonan, G.B., Brovkin, V., Claussen, M., Delire, C., Ganzeveld, L., Gayler, V., Hurk, B.J.J.M. van den, Lawrence, P.J., Molen, M.K. van der, Mueller, C., Reick, C.H., Seneviratne, S.I., Strengers, B., Voldoire, A., 2009. Uncertainties in climate responses to past land cover change: First results from the LUCID intercomparison study. Geophysical Research Letters 36, L14814.

Pitman, A.J., Perkins, S.E., 2009. Global and regional comparison of daily 2-m and 1000-hPa maximum and minimum temperatures in three global reanalyses. Journal of Climate 22, 4667–4681. https://doi.org/10.1175/JCLI-D-12-00122.1

Pook, M., Lisson, S., Risbey, J., Ummenhofer, C.C., McIntosh, P., Rebbeck, M., 2009. The Autumn break for cropping in Southeast Australia: trends, synoptic influences and impacts on wheat yields. International Journal of Climatology 29, 2012–2026. https://doi.org/10.1002/joc.1833

Risbey, J., Pook, M.J., McIntosh, P.C., Ummenhofer, C.C., Meyers, G., 2009. Characteristics and variability of synoptic features associated with cool season rainfall in southeastern Australia. International Journal of Climatology 29, 1595–1613. https://doi.org/10.1002/joc.1775

Sen Gupta, A.R., Santoso, A., Taschetto, A.S., Ummenhofer, C.C., Trevena, J., England, M.H., 2009. Projected changes to the Southern Hemisphere ocean and sea-ice in the IPCC AR4 climate models. Journal of Climate 22, 3047–3078. https://doi.org/10.1175/2008JCLI2827.1

Sherwood, S.C., Andronova, N., Fetzer, E., Kursinski, E., 2009. What can water vapor reveal about past and future climate change? EOS Transactions American Geophysical Union 90, 122.

Sijp, W., England, M.H., 2009a. Southern Hemisphere westerly wind control over the ocean’s thermohaline circulation. Journal of Climate 22, 6639–6652. https://doi.org/10.1175/2008JCLI2310.1

Sijp, W., England, M.H., 2009b. Atmospheric moisture transport determines climatic response to the opening of the Drake Passage. Journal of Climate 22, 2483–2493. https://doi.org/10.1175/2008JCLI2476.1

Sijp, W.P., England, M.H., 2009. The control of polar haloclines by along-isopycnal diffusion in climate models. Journal of Climate 22, 486–498. https://doi.org/10.1175/2008JCLI2513.1

Sijp, W.P., England, M.H., Toggweiler, J.R., 2009. Effect of ocean gateway changes under greenhouse warmth. Journal of Climate 22, 6639–6652. https://doi.org/10.1175/2009JCLI3003.1

Speer, M.S., Leslie, L.M., Fierro, A.O., 2009a. Australian east coast rainfall decline related to large scale climate drivers. Climate Dynamics. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00382-009-0726-1

Speer, M.S., Wiles, P., Pepler, A., 2009b. Low pressure systems off the New South Wales coast and associated hazardous weather: establishment of a database. Australian Meteorological and Oceanographic Journal 50, 29–39.

Taschetto, A.S., England, M.H., 2009a. El Niño Modoki impacts on Australian rainfall. Journal of Climate 22, 3167–3174. https://doi.org/10.1175/2008JCLI2589.1

Taschetto, A.S., England, M.H., 2009b. An analysis of late 20th Century trends in Australian rainfall. International Journal of Climatology 29, 791–807. https://doi.org/10.1002/joc.1736

Taschetto, A.S., Sen Gupta, A.R., Ummenhofer, C.C., England, M.H., 2009a. How does El Niño Modoki affect the Australian monsoon? Clivar Exchanges 14, 35–47.

Taschetto, A.S., Ummenhofer, C.C., Sen Gupta, A.R., England, M.H., 2009b. Effect of anomalous warming in the central Pacific on the Australian monsoon. Geophysical Research Letters 36, L12704. https://doi.org/10.1029/2009GL038416

Ummenhofer, Caroline C., England, M.H., Sen Gupta, A.R., Taschetto, A.S., Pook, M., Risbey, J., McIntosh, P.C., Meyers, G., 2009a. What causes southeast Australia’s worst droughts? Geophysical Research Letters 36, L04706. https://doi.org/10.1029/2008GL036801

Ummenhofer, C.C., Sen Gupta, A.R., England, M.H., 2009. Causes of late-twentieth century trends in New Zealand precipitation. Journal of Climate 22, 3–19.

Ummenhofer, C. C., Sen Gupta, A.R., England, M.H., Reason, C.J.C., 2009b. Contributions of Indian Ocean sea surface temperatures to enhanced East African rainfall. Journal of Climate 22, 993–1013. https://doi.org/10.1175/2008JCLI2493.1

Ummenhofer, C. C., Sen Gupta, A.R., Taschetto, A.S., England, M.H., 2009c. Modulation of Australian precipitation by meridional gradients in east Indian Ocean sea surface temperature. Journal of Climate 22, 5597–5610.

Zika, J., Sloyan, B., McDougall, T., 2009. Diagnosing the Southern Ocean overturning from tracer fields. Journal of Physical Oceanography 39, 2926–2940. https://doi.org/10.1175/2009JPO4052.1