Real World and Tropical Cyclone World. Part II: Sensitivity of Tropical Cyclone Formation to Uniform and Meridionally Varying Sea Surface Temperatures under Aquaplanet Conditions
KJE Walsh, S Sharmila, M Thatcher, S Wales, S Utembe, A Vaughan
Journal of Climate | AMER METEOROLOGICAL SOC | Published : 2020
Awarded by Australian Research Council
The authors acknowledge discussions with Ian Simmonds and the comments of four anonymous reviewers. The authors thank the Australian Research Council for funding this work under Discovery Project DP15012272. Author Sharmila acknowledges present support from the Northern Australia Climate Program at the University of Southern Queensland/Bureau of Meteorology, Australia. The climate model used in this study was supplied by the ACCESS modelling team, with the support of the ARC Centre of Excellence for Climate System Science. Author Vaughan acknowledges past support from the ARC Centre of Excellence for Climate System Science. The simulations and analyses were performed on the National Computational Infrastructure system, supported by the Australian Government. Figures are prepared using the free software NCL and Python. Model output from these simulations is available for analysis by contacting the corresponding author.